Nha Trang is a beautiful small town in south central Vietnam. It is famous for its long beach and beautiful islands. This city is one of the unmissable destinations during your beach & leisure holiday in Vietnam. 2 days in Nha Trang is also a better idea for your honeymoon because of its poetic beauty.

2 Days in Nha Trang

Stunning sunset at Nha Trang beach

Suggested Itinerary for 2 Days in Nha Trang

Day 1: Discover the beautiful islands of Nha Trang

Nha Trang is a large bay with 19 offshore islands. Your first activity of your tour in Nha Trang should be a tour of the islands. It is an extremely interesting experience.

Here are some best islands not to score in Nha Trang:

Mun Island (Hon Mun)

Hon Mun is a must-see destination for visitors to Nha Trang. It is a place not to be missed for tourists who love nature as it has the most diverse and rich coral reefs in Vietnam. More than 350 species of coral form a colorful image that fascinates visitors. In the cliffs nest colonies of sea swallows that make their nests with their own saliva. On the island of Hon Mun, travelers can dive into the sea or take a glass bottom boat to contemplate colorful corals and other marine species.

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Scuba-diving in Nha Trang

Scuba-diving in Mun Island, Nha Trang

One Island (Hon Mot)

With an area of ​​less than one square kilometer and 200 inhabitants, Hon Mot is the smallest island in Nha Trang Bay. Hon Mot Nha Trang also has many coral reefs and many species of colorful marine creatures. Here, tourists have the opportunity to scuba dive with bottles of compressed air. For travelers who do not swim well, it is always easy to dive and see the corals with only glasses and snorkels.

In addition, the tourist activities of Hon Mot are very varied, such as seeing the corals by glass boat, kayaking to explore the island and enjoy a variety of fresh seafood, etc.

Mieu Island (Hon Mieu)

Coming to the fishing village of Hon Mieu, you have the opportunity to discover the daily life of fishermen. In addition, the Tri Nguyen Aquarium in Hon Mieu with more than 100 species of rich marine species attracts many visitors each year.

Tri Nguyen Aquarium

Tri Nguyen Aquarium

A good place to swim in Nha Trang is Bai Soi. Unlike other beaches surrounded by fine white sand, the beach has only pebbles. After experiencing Bai Soi, you cross a long rocky cliff to see Tranh Beach.

Hon Tam Island

The harmony between the sea and the island forest of Hon Tam will impress travelers at first glance. The island of Hon Tam is considered a watercolor with a lush tropical forest, a golden sand beach and incredible coral reefs under the sea. Coming to Hon Tam on 2 days in Nha Trang, in addition to enjoying two famous dishes: sea urchin salad and sea urchin rice soup; visitors can also participate in many interesting activities such as paragliding, diving, banana buoys, etc.

Hon Tre Island

Hon Tre Island is one of the largest islands in the region, home to a variety of entertainment, resorts and spas. In addition to Vinpearl Land, there is Con Se Tre Tourist Resort, Hon Tre Cultural Park, Bai Soi Resort, Vinpearl Villa and Golf Resort.

When visiting the islands, you can eat at a floating restaurant or at an island restaurant for lunch. You will have the opportunity to taste the delicious seafood of Nha Trang.

After lunch, I suggest you spend your afternoon on the island of Hon Tre, where Vinpearl Land is located.

Vinpearl Land Nha Trang

Overview of Vinpearl Land Nha Trang

It is one of the most famous tourist attractions of this coastal city. Having a sumptuous tourist complex as well as several services, Vinpearl Land is an attractive entertainment center of Vietnam.

Located in the beautiful island of Hon Tre, Vinpearl Land welcomes millions of travelers every year. Amazing landscapes and perfect services have made Vinpearl Land a paradise island. Those who come to Vinpearl Land will discover not only white sandy beaches, green palms and mild sea wind, but also the beauty of many world-class resorts.

Before leaving Tre Island for the mainland of Nha Trang, I suggest you dine at Vinpearl Land’s restaurant. These restaurants will serve you hundreds of Vietnamese and foreign dishes.

Day 2: Nha Trang City Tour

Admire the wonderful sunrise on the beach

Set your alarm clock and wake up at 5 o’clock. Get up early to get the feeling of being energetic and ready for an amazing day in Nha Trang while enjoying the wonderful sunrise on the beach.

The sun rises between 5:30 and 6:00 every day. It’s a special moment of the day. The beauty and magnificence of Nha Trang Beach is the best background to enjoy this moment. On your 2 days in Nha Trang, you can sit on the sand and let the salty wind dissipate your worries and fatigue from your work. Or you can swim in the sea and wait for the first light of the day. The sun looks like the biggest egg yolk emerging from the ocean.

Shopping at the Dam Market

The Dam Market is a perfect destination for your city walk after breakfast with a coffee in hand. Visiting the main market of a city gives a glimpse of the daily life of the inhabitants. In addition, the Dam Market offers many souvenirs, food at acceptable prices, without the need to negotiate. The nearby Xom Moi market is especially for people who buy their daily household and food products. This market is not as big as the first, but shopping here will bring you a more local experience.

In addition, you can visit the center of Nha Trang, a short walk from the famous Intercontinental Hotel, Nha Trang. It is home to many fashionable brands – make your choice. Buy beach clothes and bikinis if you want to visit the beach afterwards.

Discover the gastronomy of Nha Trang

Located on the coast, Nha Trang not only offers unique seafood, this city also offers renowned traditional dishes throughout Vietnam. Here are some of the best dishes you can not miss on your

Fermented and grilled pork roll – Nem Nuong

Nem nuong Nha Trang - one of the most delicious specialties when visiting Vietnam

Nem nuong Nha Trang – one of the most delicious specialties when visiting Vietnam

When mentioning the kitchens of Nha Trang, we can not neglect the fermented and grilled pork roll, also known as the fermented pork roll of Ninh Hoa or Nha Trang. We can eat fresh fermented pork roll (nem chua) or grilled (nem nuong). However, most tourists will choose “nem nuong” to eat directly in Nha Trang and will buy “nem chua” as gifts for the family on your 2 days in Nha Trang.

Grilled beef from Canh Lake

The secret to perfect grilled beef is the recipe for mixing beef with honey and more than ten kinds of spices. The recipe is passed from generation to generation, and only known by some family members. Grilled beef from Lake Canh is so popular with tourists that it appears in many international tour guides.

Rice vermicelli with grilled fish and jellyfish – Bun cha ca

Bun cha ca, Nha Trang

Bun cha ca, Nha Trang

The broth of ‘bun cha ca’ is made from steamed fish and mackerel bones which gives the exclusive taste for this specialty. The broth of ‘bun cha ca’ is sweet and salty, particularly suitable for people who diet. A bowl of “bun chacha” from Nha Trang also contained jellyfish and several different kinds of fish.

The seafood of Lang Chai

Before visiting the beaches of Hon Tam or Bai Soi, tourists are invited to go to Lang Chai to buy seafood. Guests can choose fresh seafood that are caged under the sea by the fishermen. Tourists can consume fresh seafood at a reasonable price at Chieu Anh restaurant.

Nha Trang is such a stunning muse sharing love and happiness to all travelers with its charm and magical nature. Customize your tour to Vietnam now to make your own amazing experience in this beach paradise!

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Bich Ngoc

As a true Vietnamese enthusiast of music, books and coffee, Bich Ngoc loves researching into those typical cultural characteristics of Vietnam as well as exploring further destinations in the country of thousand years of civilization.

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