Nha Trang Beach consists of 6 km of sandy beach, coconut trees, clear blue waters and a row of high-end hotels and cafes just across the road from the beach. Most are right within walking distance of the beach. There are plenty of places to rent sun loungers, swim or play volleyball on the beach. Locals come by in the early morning to work out and run, and it is also a popular place to for evening strolls as the sunlight wanes.
Te Po Nagar is a tribute to the goddess of the same name. The architectural style has hints of Angkor Wat, but at a smaller scale. The Po Nagar Cham Tower consists of three floors, but after over a thousand years of history, only the remaining four buildings have been completely preserved. A glance from the top of Po Nagar Cham Tower offers a view of the blue harbor of Nha Trang.
Nha Trang Pearl Island Amusement Park is located in a resort on Pearl Island, and offers not only amusement park attractions, but a water park and more. It is the perfect destination for families and children. One terrific option at the amusement park is the cross-sea cable car from which passengers can bask in the view of the sea beneath their feet. The Pearl Island Amusement Park offers a number of recreational attractions, including roller coasters, carousels, pirate ships, swings and more. There is also a marine pavilion where visitors can see a variety of marine life and enjoy amazing dolphin and mermaid performances. There is also a water park where visitors can play in the water to their hearts' content.
Hon Chong Promontory is a small stone cape located 1.8 kilometers north of Nha Trang. It was one of the shooting locations of the French film, "The Lover". The rough granite rocks of Hon Chong Promontory extend out in the direction of the sea. Granite is fairly rare along the Nha Trang coastline. From Hon Chong Promontory, the sunset is extremely beautiful. It is an excellent place for lovers to feel the sea breeze against their faces as they go on a romantic beach walk.
Pearl Island is a large island on the outskirts of Nha Trang. The island is home to venues famous throughout Vietnam, including hotels, dining and large-scale recreation facilities. The resort includes a Pearl Island amusement park with facilities including a 4D cinema, swimming pool, private beach, aquarium and more. Pearl Island is a great place for family fun and is definitely worth at least a night's stay.
The quiet atmosphere of I-resort, about 4 km from the city centre, allows visitors to relax and enjoy themselves while enjoying the mud bath and mineral bath service. Surrounded by majestic mountains and the gentle Nha Trang River, the I-resort resort is like an oasis, using a combination of local materials such as wood, stone and water palm.
Nha Trang Cathedral is located in the center of downtown Nha Trang. With typical Gothic Revival architecture and an eye-catchingly magnificent bell tower, it is a landmark that can be seen from anywhere in the area. Inside the church, you are surrounded on all four sides by ancient stone walls, inspiring a feeling of solemnity. When piercing rays of sun light up the interior, bright colors inside the church are revealed. This is an active cathedral and Mass is celebrated regularly. Visitors are often able to hear hymns from a singing choir.
The islands typically included in the Nha Trang Four Island Tour are a combination of Hon Mun, Hon Tam, Hon Tre, Hon Mieu and Hon Mot. Common activities here include swimming, snorkeling, deep diving and enjoying the beautiful view of sea corals. A hearty lunch is usually served on board at noon. After lunch, it's common to go to the other islands for exciting water activities like parasailing, or lie on the beach and soak up the sun.
100 Egg Mud Bath is a natural mud bath spa treatment in a beautiful environment, featuring a uniquely designed architectural space surrounded by towering mountains and blooming flowers. The mineral mud bath is thickly applied to the body. Because the mud is thick and full of clay it takes a long time to cool down as it gradually transfers its heat to sore muscles. After the mud treatment is over, spa goers can wash off and head to the leisure area or adjacent hot springs. Cleaning off the mineral mud bath requires lots of warm water. It is a very relaxing and special experience.
Nha Trang's National Oceanographic Museum was established in 1923 at the Institute of Marine Research in a beautiful French colonial building. Not far from the ticket office are a variety of marine life including lionfish, seahorses and sea turtles to delight visitors of all ages. The marine appliances exhibit includes a variety of instruments, equipment and fishing gear used by prominent marine scientists. The practical marine exhibition hall features economically valuable ocean caught fish, sea animals, and marine animal oils. The aquarium in the basement of the museum is home to several exotic marine flora and fauna.