Nha Trang Bay, covering 507 sq.m with 19 named islands and dozens of small rocky outcrops, is located in Khanh Hoa Province, and was acknowledged as one of 29 most beautiful bays in the world. The 7km long white sandy beach of Nha Trang is known as Vietnam’s Mediterranean coast. It is sunny nearly all year round, with an average temperature of 23 °C (degree Celsius). The magnificent coral seabed in Nha Trang makes it ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling from March to October.
For those not interested in diving or sunbathing, other attractions in the city and surrounding area include the Ba Ho waterfalls, the 'mineral' mud baths, the Cham Tower and Long Son pagoda... Further afield, Nha Trang is a perfect base to explore outlying places such as Whale Island, Jungle Beach and even the central highlands – Buon Ma Thuot, Da Lat hill resort which are certain hundreds km away.