The best sandy beach holiday destinations in Vietnam

The best stunning beaches and destinations in Vietnam for a relaxing beach holiday; Da Nang, Nha Trang, Mui Ne - Phan Thiet, Con Dao and Phu Quoc Islands

Vietnam has more than 3,400 km of coastline and many beautiful and romantic Islands and warm climate. Vietnam has more than 3,400 km of coastline and many beautiful and romantic Islands with warm climate. With a handful of renowned island destinations, Vietnam naturally has no shortage of beautiful beaches.

Da Nang is the country largest city in central provinces and its located between Hue Purple city and Hoi AN ancient town. Da Nang has plenty of deluxe resorts with international standards in facilities and services. Owning one of the three international airports of Vietnam, Da Nang is easy to reach and spend several days just for relaxing.

Nha Trang is a vibrant seaside resort city popular for water activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving. It has soothing mineral mud baths and natural waterfalls, and in the evening the town comes alive with a buzzing nightlife. Many quiet and stunning beaches that is not from city with jungle surrounded by tropical beaches, coconut trees and turquoise waters as Ninh Van Bay and Doc Lech beach. Nha Trang is about 130km south west of Dalat- the honey city of south Vietnam and it can be reach by car only 3 hours. This resort city receives millions of tourist every year. 

Nui Ne was an original fishing village more than 20 years ago but there are a handful of luxury hotels, 5 star resorts to welcome International tourists. Mui Ne is lined with green coconut trees and potted by vast red sand dunes and it is one of the Vietnam beaches very close to Ho Chi Minh. To get there from Ho Chi Minh by private vehicle takes about 4.5 hours.

Con Dao Islands are archipelago of 15 islands with a total of 200 km of stunning coastline and amazing coral reefs. Con Son is one of the largest of this chain and surrounded with very beautiful beaches – Lo Voi and An Hai being the most popular, and Dam Trau and Bat Dat Doc being the most tranquil. This is the est place for relaxing on sandy beaches a few days or a week. Travelers can get the by speed boat from Vung Tau, or Soc Trang, Mekong Delta and by plan from Ho Chi Minh.

Phu Quoc Island, located at the southern tip Vietnam and not far from Cambodia. This is the gateway tourists continue traveling to Cambodia or boarding on domestic fly to Ho Chi Minh for International flight. The new International airport has been operating since 2012. Recently travelers love doing some days on cycling before taking a speed boat to the Island. The Islands have absolutely stunning beaches. The main drag, known as Long Beach, is relaxed and offers easy public access to the water. The beach stretches for around more than 20 kilometers and the ocean along Long Beach is crystal clear, calm and warm with resorts, restaurants, and hotels encroaching on much of it.