1.1 Top Spots- Nha Trang
Vinpearl Amusement Park
This amusement park is perfect for a fun day. It has many attractions, including water slides, a wave pool, shopping mall, amphitheatre, a massive aquarium and roller coaster rides. You can go to the park with a 3320m long giant cable car that goes over water from Nha Trang beach to Vinpearl attraction park.
- Address: Vinpearl Resort Island, Nha Trang Bay
- Opening hours: Mon - Thu 08:00 to 21:00 and Fri - Sun 08:00 to 22:00
- Price Entrance and cable car: 600,000 VND for adults, 500,000 VND kids, 480,000 VND 60+
Long Son Pagoda
A Buddhist Pagoda from the late 19th century. To get to the top, you have take 150 steps. On the top is a big white Buddha sitting at a lotus. There is a big 14 meter long sleeping Buddha half-way the steps. The entrance of the pagoda is decorated with mosaic dragons.
- Address: Phat Hoa, Phuong Son ward
- Opening hours: 07:30 to 17:00
National Oceanographic Museum of Vietnam
This museum represents the exact image of the marine environment of Nha Trang. You will see fish tanks, houses of marine life, kinds of fish such as sharks, clownfish, sea horses. Another floor consists of local boats, fishing artifacts and specimens.
- Address: 1 Cau da, Nha Trang
- Opening hours: 06:00 to 18:00
- Price: 30,000 VND
Alexandre Yersin Museum
Alexandre Yersin was an amazing photographer and a scientist interested in everything from aviationto ethnography. He photographed French outpost of Nha Trang and ethnic groups. He died in 1975 and he got recognizes as a hero 15 years later. That’s why they founded a museum for him with his letters, scientific instruments, furniture, photographs, personal effects and even his deathbed.
- Address: Pasteur Institute, 10 Tran Phu St, Nha Trang
- Opening hours: Mon - Sat 08:00 to 11:00 and 14:00 to 16:30
Po Nagar Cham Towers
A beautiful complex of temples with an ancient architecture built between the 7th and 12th century. They are not the original design, but have a charming look and still used for worship by Cham, Vietnamese and Chinese Buddhist. The temple is dedicated to Yan Po Nagar, the goddess of the country.
- Address: 2 Thang 4, Vinh Phuoc, Nha Trang
- Opening hours: 06:00 to 17:30
- Price: 22,000 VND, guide 50,000 VND
Ba Ho Waterfalls
These waterfalls are famous in Nha Trang. It has three waterfalls with a clear pool where you can jump off huge rocks and swim. The untouched waterfalls are surrounded by forest and a gorgeous, peaceful nature.
- Address: Ninh Ich, Ninh Hoa Town, Khanh Hoa
- Opening hours: 06:00 to 18:00
Hon Khoi Salt Fields
This is an impressive place to visit. See how female workers harvest mounds of white natural salt. They carry two baskets filled with salt over their shoulder. These baskets weigh up to 10 kg each. The best time to see the salt fields is between January and June.
- Address: Northern Nha Trang
- Opening hours: 04:00 to 09:00
Nha Trang Beach
The most famous beach known for its unique combination of city and natural beauty. A beach with white powdery sand, surrounded by pretty parks, neat rows of prune trees and creative sculpture gardens. Nha Trang has two beaches where you can enjoy a perfect day at the beach.
- Nha Trang Town Beach
The most popular one with most tourists. It is 6 kilometers long and the perfect place to relax and take a massage. It is the most busiest in the morning, where people train during sunrise.
- Bai Duong
More hidden from the nightlife and quieter than Town Beach. So if you want to go to a less touristy beach, take a bicycle or motorbike and go to Bai Duong.