My Khe Beach, located two km from the city center, is the name of the beach stretching about ten km from the foot of Son Tra Peninsula to Ngu Hanh Son Mount. It is well known for its golden sands, gentle waves, year-round warm water and surrounding coconut palm trees. The traffic here is very light and safe. In addition, this attraction has excellent accommodation with luxurious resorts, international standard villas. It will surely be an ideal choice for your holiday.
To reach My Khe Beach, you should first travel to Da Nang. From Da Nang there are many transport options to reach My Khe.
Those want to save money on traveling can take a coach. The journeys from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang take 18-20 hours. A ticket costs 400,000-500,000VND.
My Khe Beach is only about two km from Da Nang city. From Da Nang, you can take a motorbike taxi to enjoy fresh air, take a cab, or catch a bus. Take Route 1 from Da Nang to Hoi An Bus Station and ask to stop at My Khe Beach.
2. Recreation Areas
My Khe Beach is about 900m long. There are three main zones for tourists to go swimming. The first beach you come to is Pham Van Dong Central Park Beach. It is located at the T-junction where Pham Van Dong Street crosses the coastal route (from Son Tra to Hoi An). Next, turning right and going straight for about 500m, you will come to T20-T18 Beach. Finally, you can visit 1-2-3 Beach. Just turn left and go straight about 300m. This is the main beach at My Khe, with full services such as parking area, fresh water bathing area, restaurants, shower stalls, lifeguards, and sanitation. You can reach Pham Van Dong Coastal Park by crossing My Khe Beach.
In addition to swimming, tourists can participate in many fun activities like scuba diving and observing coral reefs, regatta, flash mobbing and many more activities in the beach. My Khe beach has something to suit all tastes.
Watching the sunset and views of Da Nang City is also an enjoyable experience at My Khe. You can enjoy city views without all the noise from here.
3. Eating and relaxing
Touring My Khe Beach, you will have chance to try a variety of seafood at a reasonable price. You can enjoy abalone, a coastal specialty or try the fresh and delicious shrimps and crabs or the unique taste of cornet fish as well as different kinds of snail. If you are interested in experiencing new things, you can pick one of local food outlets to explore the cuisine of this coastal city. Then you can choose a dish of grilled cuttlefish to enjoy with a beer while enjoying nighttime sea views and the sound of the waves breaking on the shore.
After a day exploring the attractions and activities of My Khe Beach, you may feel a little tired and want to find somewhere to put your feet up. You can choose to stay in one of many hotels along My Khe Beach, more convenient for visiting local attractions. At present, you can choose one of many luxurious villas with more than 100 seaside rooms, suitable for families or office workers coming to spend a relaxing weekend. Otherwise, it takes only five minutes to find a hotel with excellent services such as massage, karaoke, restaurants and bars. Not far from My Khe Beach is the most expensive street of Da Nang and Central Vietnam. There are a plenty of four and five star international standard resorts along this street, especially suitable for travelers coming here to relax and enjoy luxury facilities and attentive services. They are also ideal places for newlyweds or small families.
4. Tourist Attractions near My Khe Beach
Da Nang is truly blessed with outstanding nature. Apart from My Khe Beach, you should spend some time during your trip to travel to other attractions, such as Son Tra Peninsula, Ba Na Hills Mountain Resort, The Ngu Hanh Son Mount or Hoi An. You will discover uniqueness in every place you come to.
Tourists can swim at the beach almost all year round, but the best time is the summer, from May to August.
In order to have a safe and fascinating trip, you should remember some things:
– Do not swim if the temperature is below 18 degrees Celsius and be on the watch for rip tides.
– Do not swim in water over five meters deep or too far away from the shore.
– Bring necessary items like identity card and a first aid kit for emergencies.
6. General Information
– My Khe Beach is always open to the public free of charge.
– My Khe Beach is considered safe because the salinity here is approximately 60% and the water is unpolluted.
– It is not far from the city center, which is very convenient for visitors who wish to participate in other activities.
7. Contact Information
You can access the address: www.dulichdanang.biz.vn
***Wait! Did you know?
The top American business magazine, Forbes considered Danang’s My Khe Beach to be one of the six most charming beaches on the planet.
Sunday Herald Sun Magazine of Australia also commented that My Khe Beach is one of the ten best beaches in Asia.