Just 45 minutes from Ho Chi Minh City and 2 hours from Ha Noi by flight. Nha Trang is Vietnam"s premier beach resort, with a sugar white beach shaded by swaying palms and lapped by the warm South China Sea. Nha Trang is a favorite destination for vacationers. Nha Trang is a popular seaside resort known for its palm-lined white sand beaches and clear turquoise water. Snorkeling and scuba diving is excellent-as is the nightlife along the strip of oceanfront restaurants, bars and cafes. Life in this Southern coastal city centers on the beach, of course, so take a boat trip and discover the small, isolated islands where you can stop to explore hidden coves and swim in crystal-clear water.