Top 5 Nice Beach Destinations Nearby Saigon


After the trip of exploring Saigon, you can choose to visit some beautiful beaches. In fact, there are quite a few nice beach destinations nearby Saigon including Mui Ne, Vung Tau, Phu Quoc, Con Dao and Ninh Chu. All of them own breathtaking landscape and offer exciting activities.

Mui Ne

Located 22 kilometers from Phan Thiet to the northeast, Mui Ne is a popular tourist destination with immense white sand hills and towering coconut palms winding themselves around the coast.

Mui Ne is one of the most beautiful and romantic beaches of Binh Thuan province. Traveling to Mui Ne, tourists are attracted by the wild beauty of nature, modern sports activities, excursions and the daily life of the local people here.

Mui Ne

Vung Tau

Dreamy roads, famous ancient lighthouse, statue of Jesus, romantic street corners and delicious dishes are what visitors cannot ignore when traveling to Vung Tau.

Vung Tau has 20 kilometers of coastline with many shapes, smooth sandy beaches, steep cliffs and lines of luxuriant trees all year round. Being adjacent to the bay, Vung Tau is in the shape of a bowl; the water surface is quite calm, creating famous beaches.

Vung Tau beach

Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc is a beautiful archipelago deeply located in the Gulf of Thailand, Kien Giang province. In the southern sea of the country, Phu Quoc pearl island is the largest island of Vietnam and also the largest one in the population of 22 islands here. Clear sea color, peaceful streams and various unique seafood are the great advantages of Phu Quoc traveling.

This beautiful island becomes familiar to numerous tourists all over the country and from other countries throughout the world. This is well known as the sun-filled paradise. In particular, Phu Quoc contains a lot of mysteries that not everyone can discover.

Phu Quoc

Con Dao

Con Dao is a favorite destination for tourists from all over the world, especially in the hot months of summer. Here the climate is rather mild and the beaches are still pristine, making us enjoy nature entirely.

The weather in Con Dao is quite similar that in Saigon, including two distinct seasons: rainy season and dry season. In each season, Con Dao has its own beauty. However, you should get the experience of traveling in Con Dao below in different months so that your travel itinerary will be smoother.

From March to September is the rainy season in Con Dao. In these months, sunshowers last 30 minutes to one hour. After the rain, the scenery of Con Dao becomes fresher and cleaner; the sunshine is also milder. In particular, in this season, Con Dao is calm and quiet. Coming to Con Dao at this time, you will feel more comfortable than in dry season.

Con Dao beach

Ninh Chu

Ninh Chu beach is located in Khanh Hai Commune, Ninh Hai District. Ninh Chu is 10 kilometers long and the coast has a flat arc.

Ninh Chu beach is surrounded by poplar forest and Da Chong mountain, Tan An mountain and Ca Du mountain. This place is suitable for traveling activities such as swimming, windsurfing, fishing, yachting, hiking and hunting. The climate in Ninh Chu is cool and sunny all year round.

Ninh Chu

If you have free time to travel from Saigon to other attractions, it is suggested that you should consider visiting the beaches above.