While the coastal city of Quy Nhon may not be as well-known as some other destinations in central Vietnam it has much to offer and here’s more on what to expect.
For places to stay, you can choose from upscale resorts and luxury hotels in Quy Nhon; such properties are generally nestled beside sandy shores, the perfect escape for romance or family fun. Apart from a beachside location, they feature ocean-view villas, diverse dining, holistic spa rituals and plenty of activities and excursions.
The beaches here are amongst the best in the country and specialist travel sites like Quy Nhon Coastal Escape offer insights into the top choices. The main Quy Nhon Beach is easy to access and is worth a visit, while not to be missed are the enchanting Ky Co Beach and Bai Xep Beach known for their scenic backdrops.
When it comes to key attractions in Quy Nhon, the ancient Cham sites stand out. Close to the city centre, are the Thap Doi Towers, two red-brick towers that date to the late 12th century set amidst tropical greenery. Also popular are the 11th century Banh It Towers and the 20-metre-high Canh Tien Tower.
Things to Do
Those looking for more adventures have plenty to do here too including snorkelling, kayaking, diving and deep-sea fishing. You can also take excursions to enchanting Hon Kho Island surrounded by colourful coral, visit the FLC Zoo Safari Park and Binh Dinh Museum and shop for bargains at the Quy Nhon Night Market.