Visit Nha Trang: Best things to do in this beautiful coastal city

You want to make a plan to visit Nha Trang? You want to not miss some special attractions in Nha Trang? You want to enjoy the vitamin sea of this beautiful coastal city? Don't miss this!


That Mother Nature gives Nha Trang pristine beaches, islands, and spectacular landscapes make it an attraction for both Vietnamese and foreigners annually. There are several ways to visit Nha Trang. You can do a motorbike trip to some coastal cities of Vietnam. Or you can take buses and trains from everywhere in the country. Otherwise, you can take a flight.


However, it should be noted that the airport (Cam Ranh Airport) is far away from the city center that you have to take a taxi, local bus No. 18, airport bus Cam Ranh, Futa Bus Lines or you should contact the hotels to ask for the pick-up service.


The weather in Nha Trang is divided into 2 main seasons: the dry season lasts from January to August and the rainy season lasts from September to December. The best time to visit Nha Trang is the dry season where you can enjoy sunbathing every day, meanwhile, like other coastal cities in the country, the rainy season can affect your trips due to storms, floods, or tropical low press.


Visit Nha Trang: Bình Hưng Island, Bình Lập Island and Bình Tiên Island

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Bình Hưng Island

Has been discovered recently, 4 islands including Bình Ba, Bình Hưng, Bình Lập, and Bình Tiên are considered as the top 4 wildest islands in Vietnam. However, foreigners are not allowed to travel to Bình Ba Island due to military reasons; hence, Bình Ba, the most beautiful island is not included in the list.


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Bình Lập Island

However, no worries as the left 3 islands have their own beauty and imposing landscapes. The population in these 3 islands is sparse that is the plus point to keep the wild beauty for travelers to explore.


In Bình Hưng Island, you should visit Nước Ngọt Beach to swim in the crystal water and sunbathe under the clear sky. It should be noted that you should not miss the very early morning in Bình Hưng Island to view the imposing natural wonders.


Funnily, Bình Lập is described as the Maldives in Vietnam to express how beautiful it is. There are some typical activities on this small island such as kayaking, and cycling.


The last one on the list, Bình Tiên Island which is the wildest one compared to the other 3 islands. You should rent a motorbike or bike to travel around the island to explore the beaches from the high point or go deeper in the forest to discover the running spring from Núi Chúa, the main water source of the residents.

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Bình Tiên Island

In the islands, you can try fresh seafood at your own expense at a reasonable price. Moreover, you can also learn more about coastal lifestyles and activities. There are some combined tours to visit these 3 islands including transportation, accommodation, and restaurants you can choose.


Ninh Vân Bay

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Ninh Vân Bay

As considered as one of the most peaceful beaches ever in the world, Ninh Vân Bay makes you feel relaxed and calm to reduce your tiring and busy life. The best time to visit Ninh Vân Bay is between June and September when the weather is clear and jolly, humid enough. There are four ways to get the bay from Nha Trang, by speed ferry, cars, and motorbikes, or tours. Also, you can stay at some classical resorts or homestays with the sea view from your room, then, wake up early in the morning to enjoy the sunrise. Ninh Vân Bay is also an ideal beach to go on picnics with your friends and do some beach activities.


Vinpearl Land

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Vinpearl Land Nha Trang

A world-class amusement park located on an island, Hòn Tre Island. From the city center, you can rent a motorbike or take a taxi to get to Vinpearl Land to buy tickets. Also, you can buy tickets directly at the ticket booths at Vinpearl Land or book online with several deals. The average price is around 880.000 VND with 2 ways by cable cars, of course from the mainland to the island, you will go by cable car which you can see how clear and beautiful Nha Trang Beach is from the high point. The amusement opens from 8:30 to 21:00 so that you can spend the whole day there. From water sports to adrenaline-rush activities, from the beach to the swimming pools for children or adults, everything is worth the money you pay. It should be noted that you cannot bring outside food to the island, but water is allowed.


Hòn Chồng Promontory

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Hòn Chồng Promontory

There is some folklore about this promontory according to local people. For example, such a long time ago, there was giant fishing at this beautiful beach; immediately, he caught a giant fish that he had to cling to the rock printing his 5 fingers on it. And there are also other stories from local people that you can learn more about. Several