Photo: Evason beachfront, Nha Trang.

Introduction

Our rating:

Vietnam’s most popular beach destination, Nha Trang, the capital of Khanh Hoa province, is located on the south central coast of Vietnam, just over 400 kilometres northeast of Ho Chi Minh City. A train journey of as little as seven hours or 45 minutes by plane delivers travellers to the best city beach Vietnam has to offer. But those who yearn for a variety of scenery and pace need only venture outside to find rice paddies, quiet scenic roads along the ocean and a fortress of mountains that shields this bustling city.


Booking logo
Check hotel availability in Nha Trang
Arriving on:
Leaving on:
Guests:  


Hotels, food, sights, transport quick links

Keep reading to learn more about Nha Trang!

The beach is the star attraction, and the fact that the city is conveniently located right on the beach helps draw both domestic tourists and international visitors of all budgets. The downtown core stretches along six kilometres of palm-fringed white sand and the brilliant turquoise waters of Nha Trang Bay – and it’s all free.

Almost picture perfect. Photo taken in or around Nha Trang, Vietnam by Cindy Fan.

Almost picture perfect. Photo: Cindy Fan

What Nha Trang does so well is give visitors from all walks different options so when it comes to accommodation, beaches, food and transportation, there is something for everyone. Whether you choose an international five-star, a backpacker hostel or something in between, everywhere in the tourist centre is walking distance to the beach. If you get tired of the crowds at Nha Trang beach, easy day trips to Bai Dai, the deserted northern Cam Ranh peninsula area and gorgeous Doc Let deliver a totally different ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 1,700 words.)


Get the full story.
Create an account.

Becoming a Travelfish subscriber costs A$35 for a year. Benefits include:
1) Full access to the site
2) 250+ PDF guides
3) Discount coupons
4) 50% off our travel planning service
5) And of course, our gratitude and a warm fuzzy feeling for helping us stay in business!



By

What next?

 Browse our independent reviews of places to stay in and around Nha Trang.
 Check prices, availability & reviews on Agoda or Booking
 Read up on where to eat on Nha Trang.
 Check out our listings of things to do in and around Nha Trang.
 Read up on how to get to Nha Trang, or book your transport online with Baolau.
 Do you have travel insurance yet? If not, find out why you need it.
 Planning on riding a scooter in Nha Trang? Please read this.
 Browse the web securely while travelling with TunnelBear. Try with a 7–day free trial.



Onward travel

Nha Trang is on the way to or near ...