"NHA TRANG - BEACHSIDE VIETNAM" Top 5 Page for this destination Nha Trang by balhannah
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Nha Trang is set in quite a nice location as it's bordered by mountains on one side and a sweeping bay that is dotted with Islands on the other.
Topiary and modern sculpture dot the immaculately manicured foreshore. Palm trees sway, people come and excerise on the beach and others just go for a nice stroll.
The Nha Trang airport is small and quite a way from Nha Trang itself, so I took the Airporter bus to my Hotel which happened to be on the Esplanade with wonderful ocean views
I didn't mind the drive finding it to be quite scenic as the road along followed the rugged coastline.
It was March and it was quite warm here. People were up at 5am exercising, playing volleyball and swimming, its really busy at this time of the morning.
I couldn't believe the action I could see from my Hotel Balcony, don't they sleep in Nha Trang?
I hired a motorbike taxi to show me the sights. It was a great morning, as my driver was informative, he took photos for me, and generally, made it a very pleasant tour.
We went and saw the THE BIG WHITE BUDDHA, THE CATHEDRAL, PONAGAR CHAM TOWERS, HONG CHONG, (a nice rocky outcrop), the SHIPPING FLEET, and the CABLE CAR
A great tour!
I visited the Island on two separate occasions
The first tour was to MUN ISLAND, MOT ISLAND, TAM ISLAND AND MIEU ISLAND, here we visited the Aquarium.
The other tour was in the opposite direction, visiting THI ISLAND, you can feed Ostriches and Deer here.
Onto ORCHID STREAM ISLAND for about 3hours of relaxation and lastly LAO ISLAND (monkey island) to see the wild monkeys.
We also watched a dog and monkey show here.
Nha Trang is a really nice place to relax and enjoy the beach. There are plenty of nice restaurants, quite a few are on the beach front.
- Pros:Attractive place to stay and unwind
- In a nutshell:A nice place for a relaxing beach holiday
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