Tourist information about Nha Trang (Vietnam)
Nha Trang (Nha Trang) – the city capital of the province Khanh Hoa (Khanh Hoa) in Central Vietnam (Nha Trang interactive map of Vietnam). Nha Trang beaches are washed by the South China sea. It is quite large by Vietnamese standards, the city, the seventh largest population in the country (approximately 400,000 people).
Many disputes arise in connection with the correct pronunciation and spelling of the city name. In the Internet you can find spellings Nha Trang, Nha Trang, Nhatrang, Nyachang etc., none of them exactly reproduces the correct Vietnamese pronunciation. However, historically to write and pronounce the resort name in the Russian language as Nha Trang, and as such, the name was in the dictionary and encyclopedia. We will adhere to the adopted in the Russian language of writing, i.e., Nha Trang, although you should bear in mind that various online systems (e.g. search for hotels, search of tickets) may use other spellings.
So, Nha Trang is the most popular resort of Vietnam. Famous among tourists all over the world, and no less popular among residents of Vietnam, who often spend their holidays and weekends. This is one of the oldest resorts in the country, became popular during the time of the emperors, and when Vietnam was a French colony.
Just in recent years the city has gained wide popularity among the Russian tourists who rushed here a broad stream. Especially for our visitors at the local airport Cam Ranh even arranged visa on arrival, which did not exist. There was even a direct flight Moscow-Nha Trang (Attention! Direct flights Moscow-Nha Trang suspended indefinitely). The city has opened a huge amount of Russian travel agencies, cafes, shops, hotels. Nha Trang spoke in Russian, and even street signs is now duplicated in Russian. Almost every second tourists are English speaking.
Tourists go here in order to combine a good beach vacation (length of beach over 6 miles) with visits to a large number of restaurants, bars, cafes, night clubs, discos, massage parlors and beauty salons. There are several diving centers, there are healing springs and mud. On the nearby small Islands for snorkeling, surfing, diving and other water sports. Nearby the island of hon tre (Hon Tre) connected to the resort's longest cable car, and on the island apart from hotels and beaches is good fun in Vinpearl entertainment Park for children and adults, as well as the night disco inside an artificial mountain. Not deprived the city and the cultural and historical attractions. Although they are not very much among the main attractions of Nha Trang it is possible to allocate the ancient Cham Towers, a Pagoda Longshon, monkey Island, lots of temples etc.
The nightlife in the city is not all positive: while there is a sufficient number of late night cafes and restaurants, is already 11 o'clock in the evening the city goes to sleep. The abundance of modern discos and a large number of adult entertainment venues are to be found. But where there is demand, there is supply. And now in Nha Trang to find a companion for the night or even a whole vacation is not difficult. Prostitutes are easy to find in a tourist area directly on the street, and look for, in fact, do not have, they will find themselves lonely walking man or group of men. But one should be particularly careful: deception and fraud in this field are virtually guaranteed, so keep your wallets and things are always under special supervision.
Not enough pros adds compact Nha Trang tourist district, where are concentrated hotels and all the entertainment for tourists, while the homes of local residents are in a different district. Stopped to rest in this area, the tourists feel comfortable and self-sufficient. Everything you need to relax is right here within walking distance, evening walks around the area quite interesting and safe. The only negative in this area is not very nice beach. But in any case, for a really good beach you need to travel far outside the city. The range of hotels in the area Nha Trang are presented to all price range and comfort level, and the prices for the cheapest hotels start from $ 10 for a room with air conditioning!!! Here everything is done for the sake of tourists with any budget. Of course, becoming one of the most popular resorts of Vietnam and local businessmen have a dream and work hard in the future to turn in Nha Trang "Vietnam Pattaya".
View the tours to Nha Trang, but if you want to buy a tour, you can visit Tours in Nha Trang. Well, if you decide to travel to Vietnam and visit Nha Trang in this case, on our pages you will find comprehensive information about the resort.
As Nha Trang and Phan Thiet (MUI ne) are the most popular among Russians resorts, the choice of one of them often have to do with Russian tourists. Choose one of the resorts you can help article "Where to go in Nha Trang or Phan Thiet".
Weather Nha Trang, travel seasons
Weather in Nha Trang for almost the entire year, the holiday season lasts all year round, although divided into low and high. Here the whole year is hot and Sunny, and the temperature rarely drops below 22 degrees even at night. The maximum temperature reaches 37 degrees and lows of 10 degrees at night, but recorded very rarely. The coldest months are January and February, the hottest from may to August.
Low season (rainy season) lasts from mid-October to mid-December. This time of the rainy season. In November, the rainy month, falls on an average of 363 mm of rainfall, which is 20 times more than in muodostua February. But that good rains in this period are heavy, but of short duration, because after an intense rain the sky quickly becomes clean and Sunny, and can again in the sun. Strong winds in the low season to create big waves, so sometimes in the sea difficult and dangerous to go, but this time surfers. Very rarely, but in the rainy season hurricanes and typhoons. But there is a silver lining, and the prices of all tourist services in low season is significantly falling. The most adverse months are usually November and December, so if you want to get guaranteed good weather, it is better not to go to Nha Trang at this time.
High season (dry season) and the perfect time for a beach holiday falls on the period from January to August. This so-called dry season. At this time almost no rainfall. When planning a trip here during this period, it is best to take care of booking hotels, tickets or buying a round in advance. But keep in mind that January and February - the coldest months, and in rainy weather or at night in these months the temperature can drop below 20 degrees.
We should stay on the so-called "storm season" which typically runs from November to mid-February. It coincides with the rainy season, and captures part of the high season. At this time, because of the constantly blowing wind of the sea produce large waves, making the sea not suitable for swimming, diving and snorkeling. Although for a beach holiday on the shore is the big problems does not create.
Seasons in Nha Trang by months*
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Nha Trang weather and the forecast for the near future:
Time in Nha Trang
In summer and in winter time in Nha Trang ahead of Moscow is +4 hours. Current time in Nha Trang:
Useful information about Nha Trang
Night clubs. Night clubs can be found at the hotels "Yasaka Saigon", "Nha Trang Lodge", "Michelia" and on the main streets, for example, "Red Apple Club", "Why Not Bar". Very popular "Nha trang Sailing Club", located on the beach is literally 200 metres from the tourist area.
Food, where to eat. The most expensive food in the cafes and restaurants along the beach but cost a bit to move to the next street, but rather in a small lane that goes where few tourists, and the prices immediately "fall" several times.
Sun loungers and beach entertainment. On nazarski beaches you can find traditional water activities (see prices on photos) and sun loungers. The cost of renting a deck chair is 40,000 Dong (see Vietnam currency, exchange rate), but you can bargain.
Shopping in Nha Trang. If you need to make small daily purchases in Nha Trang, most of the small supermarkets with fixed prices stated on the price tags can be found in the tourist area. Outside of the tourist quarter of such supermarkets is hard to find, there is a trade largely represented in the markets or in small retail shops without price tags on goods. However, large shopping centres are located outside the tourist area. This, for example, shopping centers: MAXIMARK (near railway station Nha Trang); Nhatrang Center (located in downtown on the waterfront); Metro (outside the city West). Fruits or Handicrafts as Souvenirs you can buy at the local markets, which can be found everywhere. Of particular interest is the large city market Chodam, where you can find almost anything. Good night market is open in the evenings South of the tourist area near the tower-Lotus. See the location of shopping centres and markets you can on our interaktivnoe map of Nha Trang.
Diving in Nha Trang. Diving is very common, especially near the numerous Islands located off the coast of Nha Trang. Recently increased the number of dive centers, the most popular are: Rainbow Divers, Coco Dive Center, Scuba Diving center, Angel Dive, Sailing Club Divers. In some of them, such as Amigos Divers and Fun Divers, operate Russian-speaking instructors. The best time for diving is the period from March to September when the water becomes more clean and clear at the end of the rainy season.
Snorkeling in Nha Trang. The underwater world of Vietnam is not as diverse as the Red sea, but for lovers of diving with mask and fins the best place for snorkeling on the island. Especially a lot of living creatures and corals you can see from island hon mun. In the coastal waters near the town of nothing to watch.
Areas Of Nha Trang. If you do not know in what place to choose a hotel in the city, go directly in the tourist district (see the map of Nha Trang). There is everything you need.