Quy Nhon, a serene coastal city in Vietnam, offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, rich history, and delectable cuisine. If you want to make the most of 24 hours to explore this hidden gem, here’s a curated itinerary to make the most of your visit.
Sunrise at Bai Xep Beach
Start your Vietnam heritage tour with a breathtaking sunrise at Bai Xep Beach. With its golden sands and gentle waves, this tranquil spot is a serene place to kick off your adventure.
Breakfast at a Local Eatery
Head to a local eatery and savour a hearty bowl of ‘bun cha ca’ (fish cake noodles) or ‘banh xeo’ (Vietnamese pancakes). These dishes will energise you for the day ahead, as well as opening doors to new textures and flavours.
Long Khanh Pagoda
Visit Long Khanh Pagoda, a serene Buddhist temple with intricate architecture. Take your time to explore the temple grounds and enjoy moments of tranquility, as the serene environment encourages visitors to walk mindfully and meditate amidst nature’s beauty.
Qui Nhon is renowned for its fresh seafood. Head to a local seafood restaurant for a delicious meal of grilled shrimp, squid, and fish. Don’t forget to try the famous ‘banh xeo’ (Vietnamese pancake).
Qui Nhon Square
Stroll around Qui Nhon Square, a bustling area with shops, cafes, and a vibrant atmosphere. Sip on some ‘ca phe sua da’ (Vietnamese iced coffee) at a street-side café and take a step back to observe people going about their day.
Stargazing at Ky Co Beach
Take a short boat ride to Ky Co Beach, where you can stargaze under the clear night sky, away from the light pollution of the city. It’s a perfect place to relax and unwind after a long day. You can choose from comfortable accommodations like Anantara Quy Nhon Villas, which will provide you with a peaceful night’s rest, so you can wake up rejuvenated and ready for a new day full of adventure.