Top things to do in Southeast Coast

Top Choice Memorial in Quang Ngai

Son My Memorial

This tranquil rural spot was the setting for one of the most horrific crimes of the American War, a massacre committed by US troops that killed 504 villagers, many of them elderly and children on 16 March 1968. The …
Top Choice American in Nha Trang

LIVINCollective

This hugely popular restaurant/store/hang-out serves delicious North American food including smoked barbecued meats (rib tips are 150,000d), the best burgers in town, tacos (125,000d), lots of craft beer, wine by th…
Top Choice Island in Con Dao Islands

Bay Canh

Perhaps the best all-round island to visit is Bay Canh, to the east of Con Son Island, which has lovely beaches, old-growth forest, mangroves, coral reefs and sea turtles (seasonal). There is a fantastic two-hour wa…
Top Choice Food Hall in Mui Ne

Dong Vui Food Court

A brilliant new concept, this attractive open-air food court has loads of independently run cook stations offering everything from Punjabi cuisine to paella, German sausages and Thai curries – plus plenty of Vietnam…
Top Choice Cafe in Quy Nhon

Den Coffee

Close to the Cham towers, this fine coffee house is perfect for either espresso or Viet drip-style coffee (or a great juice). The decor is quirky (think polished concrete and chunky wooden tables), the crowd is cool…
Top Choice Beach in Con Dao Islands

Bai Dram Trau

Reached via a dirt track 1km before the airport on Con Son Island, Bai Dram Trau is a sublime, remote 700m half-moon crescent of soft sand, fringed by casuarina trees and bookended by forest-topped rocky promontorie…
Top Choice International in Mui Ne

Sandals

For a memorable meal in Mui Ne head straight to Sandals, located at Mia Resort. It's particularly romantic at night, with tables set around the shoreside pool and subtle lighting. The menu is superb, with everything…
Top Choice Seafood in Vung Tau

Ganh Hao

With tables by the ocean, this wonderful seafood restaurant boasts the perfect setting. Don't be put off by its size (Ganh Hao is huge and seats hundreds) as service is pretty efficient and you shouldn't have to wai…
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Con Son

La Casa Con Dao

Perhaps surprisingly, Con Son town has one of the best bars in southern Vietnam, featuring perfectly mixed classic cocktails and expertly prepared homespun creations, too. The ambience is relaxed and loungy, with me…
Top Choice Japanese in Nha Trang

Kiwami

An intimate, highly authentic neighbourhood Japanese restaurant with a specialist sushi chef: perch on a bar stool and watch the master at work, or sit in one of the side alcoves. The sashimi and sushi sets are divi…