Things to do in Nha Trang
You don’t know what to do when visiting Nha Trang or the best way to enjoy your precious moment in the beautiful city- Nha Trang. Below is some advice for all you guys:
If you want to understand more about Vietnam cuisine or learn how to cook some Vietnam traditional dishes, why don’t you join some cooking class in Nha Trang. A half-day class usually begins with a trip to the local market to select fresh herbs, spice and meats
Address: Lantern, 72 Nguyen Thien Thuat / Sheraton Hotel, 28 Tran Phu, Nha Trang
Half-Day Bike Tour
Spending a half day bike tour is also the best choice to go around Nha Trang and discover the beauty of Nha Trang like The Hon Chong Promontory, the Po Nagar Cham, Long Son Pagoda, with its huge seated Buddha, and Bao Dai's Villas.
If you want to find somewhere to relax and have fun, going to mud baths should be preferred. The most popular mud baths is Thap Ba Hot Spring. The best time of day to go is between 12:00 and 15:00. When you come here or any other mud baths, you will be offered single or shared mud baths and obviously the single ones are more expensive yet the communal tubs are more fun.
Other mud baths:
- 100 Egg Mud Bath (Tram Trung): Nguyen Tat Thanh Blvd, Phuoc Dong. Open 08:00-18:00 / Price: 150,000 VND
- I resort: 19 Xuan Ngoc, Vinh Ngoc. Open daily 07:00-20:00/ Price : 230,000 VND per adult
Bicycle tour is a fun, inexpensive, and healthy way of exploring Nha Trang’s tranquil countryside. The six-kilometer-long coastal town has plenty of historical sites that are all grouped close together, so cycling is a popular way to get around town for both the locals and tourists.
Opening Hours: Daily 07:30 – 20:00/ Address: 115 Hung Vuong Street, Nha Trang and it costs approximately USD65
Diving and snorkeling
Nha Trang is the best places for beginners to learn how to dive in Vietnam. And the best time to diving is the months of July to August – you can expect fair visibility and a wide variety of small colorful tropical fish as well as beautiful coral.
- Sailing Club Divers: 72-74 Tran Phu Blvd (at Sailing Club Nha Trang), Nha Trang/ Open 7:30-20:00/ Discover Scuba Diving (2 dives) 1,850,000 VND; PADI Open Water 6,500,000 VND; snorkelling 500,000 VND
- Rainbow Divers: 90A Hung Vuong St, Nha Trang / Two try dives 1,825,000 VND; PADI Open Water 7,900,000 VND; snorkelling 525,000 VND.
- Day trip to Whale Island, 2-4 divers costs 3,750,000 VND per person, snorkelling 2,000,000 VND
Nha Trang Market
Spend your time to visit some local market and buy some souvenir is the good way in order to understand about Nha Trang local life. Tourists can buy everything from locals shopping for fresh fruits, vegetables and daily household items to great local eats and coastal souvenirs.
Address: Xom Moi market: Ngo Gia Tu and Huynh Thuc Khang
Vinpearl Amusement Park in Nha Trang
Vinpearl Amusement Park is a large-scale theme park featuring water slides and games, a large aquarium, a wave pool, and a variety of rides. This is the great place for having fun with your friend.
Address: Vinpearl Resort Island, Nha Trang Bay/ Opening Hours: 08:00 – 21:00 Monday – Thursday, 08:00 – 22:00 Friday to Sunday