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Nha Trang city

Nha Trang city is a coastal city and capital of Khanh Hoa Province, on the South Central Coast of Vietnam. It is bounded on the north by Ninh Hoa district, on the south by Cam Ranh town and on the west by Dien Khanh District.

Diving - Nha Trang
Diving – Nha Trang

The city has about 392,000 inhabitants and large an area of 12.87 square kilometres, will make its new area 265.47 square kilometres.

  • Destination: mid-sized city
  • Location: South center of Northern
  • International airport:  yes (Cam Ranh airport)
  • Domestic airport: yes (Cam Ranh airport)

Nha Trang is well known for its beaches and scuba diving and has developed into a popular destination for international tourists, attracting large numbers of backpackers, as well as more affluent travelers on the south-east Asia circuit; it is already very popular with Vietnamese tourists, with Nha Trang Bay widely considered as among the world’s most beautiful bays.

Tourists are welcome to participate in the Sea Festival, held biennially. Nha Trang was the site of the Miss Universe 2008 Pageant on July 14, 2008 and Miss Earth 2010 was held on December 4, 2010. It was also the site for the April 14, 2015 season 8 finale of Face off.  Nha Trang has been approved to host the 2016 Asian Beach Games.

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