Top Choice Beach in Nha Trang

Nha Trang Beach

Forming a magnificent sweeping arc, Nha Trang's 6km-long golden sand beach is the city's trump card. Various sections are roped-off and designated for swimmers (where you won't be bothered by jetskis or boats). The …
Top Choice Buddhist Temple in Nha Trang

Po Nagar Cham Towers

Built between the 7th and 12th centuries, these four Cham Towers are still actively used for worship by Cham, Chinese and Vietnamese Buddhists. Originally the complex had seven or eight towers, but only four towers …
Gallery in Nha Trang

Long Thanh Gallery

Paradise for monochrome afficionados, this gallery showcases the work of Vietnam’s most prominent photographer. Long Thanh developed his first photo in 1964 and continues to shoot extraordinary black-and-white image…
Museum in Nha Trang

National Oceanographic Museum

Housed in a grand French-colonial building in the port district of Cau Da at the far south end of Nha Trang, this poorly maintained museum has 60,000 or so jars of pickled marine specimens, stuffed birds and sea mam…
Buddhist Temple in Nha Trang

Long Son Pagoda

This striking pagoda was founded in the late 19th century. The entrance and roofs are decorated with mosaic dragons constructed of glass and ceramic tile while the main sanctuary is a hall adorned with modern interp…
Museum in Nha Trang

Alexandre Yersin Museum

Highly popular in Vietnam, Dr Alexandre Yersin (1863–1943) founded Nha Trang’s Pasteur Institute in 1895. He learned to speak Vietnamese fluently, introduced rubber and quinine-producing trees to Vietnam, and discov…
Gallery in Nha Trang

Do Dien Khanh Gallery

Do Dien Khanh is a welcoming host and very talented photographer of Vietnamese landscapes and life – his portraits of surrounding Cham communities are hauntingly beautiful.
Gallery in Nha Trang

Mai Loc Gallery

Showcases the powerful, highly accomplished monochrome photography of Mai Loc, a native of Nha Trang. Ask him about his life story (he's an ex-gold miner, cyclo driver and tour guide).
Waterfall in Nha Trang

Ba Ho falls

The three waterfalls and refreshing pools at Ba Ho Falls are in a forested area about 20km north of Nha Trang and about 2km west of Phu Huu village. Turn off Hwy 1 just north of Quyen Restaurant, and you'll find the…
Monument in Nha Trang


At the top of the hill, behind the Long Son Pagoda, is a huge white Buddha seated on a lotus blossom and visible from all over the city. Around the statue’s base are fire-ringed relief busts of Thich Quang Duc and s…