MY KHE BEACH DANANG - ONE OF THE MOST GORGEOUS BEACHES IN VIETNAM


15 Jan 2021

My Khe Beach Danang city was recognized as one of the six most beautiful beaches on the planet by Forbes magazine in 2005. It raises a question concerning why My Khe Beach is so attractive and is highly appreciated by Forbes magazine?

Table Contents
  • I - Overview
  • 1 - Where is My Khe beach? 
  • 2 - Weather in My Khe beach Vietnam and the best time to visit
  • 3 - The beauty of My Khe
  • II - A guide to My Khe beach activities
  • 1 - Snorkeling 
  • 2 - My Khe beach parasailing activities
  • 3 - Flyboard
  • 4 - My Khe beach surfing - unforgettable experience 
  • 5 - Kayak
  • 6 - Seeing My Khe beach sunrise
  • 7 - My Khe beach nightlife
  • 8 - Massage service 
  • III - My Khe beach accommodation
  • 1 - Top hotels in My Khe beach
  • 2 - Apartments 
  • 3 - My Khe beach resorts
  • 4 - Villas
  • IV - Best food My Khe beach that tourists should try
  • 1 - Local food
  • 2 - My Khe beach restaurants
  • V - Further information
  • 1 - My Khe beach map 
  • 2 - Emergency contacts
  • 3 - Nearby tourists attractions
My Khe beach
Source: Clem Onojeghuo
My Khe Beach Da Nang city was recognized as one of the six most beautiful beaches on the planet by Forbes magazine in 2005. It raises a question concerning why My Khe Beach is so attractive and is highly appreciated by Forbes magazine? 

I - Overview

In the following parts, we are going to have the most general information about My Khe’s location, beauty and weather. Afterwards, you all will find the most reasonable answer for the question raised above. 

1 - Where is My Khe beach? 

My Khe beach or China beach has a prime location which is right at the center of Danang city. Following the Han River Bridge and Pham Van Dong street, after approximately 2km, travelers will see My Khe. 

My Khe beach Danang
(Source: Vietnam-guide)

From Da Nang International Airport, you can go to My Khe by  following Nguyen Van Linh street and Vo Nguyen Giap street. The most convenient and quickest way to travel to My Khe is taking a taxi with the price of about 80,000 to 120,000 VND/ per 4-seat car/ per turn (~ $ 3.4 to $ 5.2). There are some taxi companies in Da Nang such as:
- Mai Linh Taxi - 0236.3.566.656
- Tien Sa Taxi  - 1900 25 2500
- Vinasun Taxi - 0766 518 787

2 - Weather in My Khe beach Vietnam and the best time to visit

The weather of My Khe as well as Danang which is nearly sunny all year round with an average temperature of about 25.8oC and annual precipitation approximately 2.500mm is exceptionally favorable for sea and marine tourism activities. Heavy rain and storms often come in October and November. However, Danang is one of a few cities which experience the least frequent natural disasters especially floods within Vietnam. 
Therefore, the most favorable time to visit My Khe beach Danang Vietnam falls in 6 months from April to September. On those days, the sea is tranquil and clear, the sun and sand are beautiful, which is very suitable for beach sports, diving, snorkeling and other kinds of outdoor activities at the beach.

3 - The beauty of My Khe

Looking from a higher view, My Khe looks like blue silk meandering along the coastal path. The beach owns the primitive beauty with the most amazing sand, which has been exported to Japan many times. The salinity is only 60%, the sea is tranquil, calm and turquoise, which is very safe and suitable for your trip. 

Where is My Khe beach

(Source: Joschko Hammermann)

The beauty of My Khe becomes particularly attractive in the early morning when the sun starts to shine. If you have the opportunity to come here, do not forget to enjoy the sunrise on My Khe to see. It is surely worth your trip. 

II - A guide to My Khe beach activities

There are many activities especially water sport on the My Khe beach that bring the most interesting experiences to you: 

1 - Snorkeling 

With the support of professional equipment, scuba diving will help you to witness the colorful and vibrant "aquarium world" right above your nose. You will have a chance to enjoy the beauty of colorful coral reefs as well as experience the interesting feel of seeing several fish swimming around you. Tourists should choose the time when the weather is sunny without any signs of storms. This kind of weather will ensure high safety and a clear view of the seabed as well as provide the best experience for snorkelling. In addition, coming to Da Nang, you can also experience snorkelling at Cu Lao Cham and Son Tra peninsula. The price  is about 250.000 - 500.000đ/ per person/ per time- 15 minutes (~$10 -22).

2 - My Khe beach parasailing activities

My Khe beach parasailing

(Source: Wyndhamhalong)

Parasailing is a form of beach sport which has been allowed since 2014 in My Khe. Floating in the air is a wonderful chance to see the whole view of My Khe as well as the beauty of Da Nang. You are raised by a parachute with the help of Cano's pull power and be equipped with life jackets ensuring 100% safety.
Price: 500,000 VND / per person / per time (~ $21.55).

3 - Flyboard

Flyboard is a type of extreme water sport which is from the UK, France, and Thailand. To experience the game you have to learn some basic rules including how to stand or play the game under the guidance of the staff. Being equipped with a pair of specially designed water jet shoes, you will experience the most amazing advantage over the sea’s surface.
Price: 600,000 - 1,000,000 VND / per person for about 5 - 15 minutes (~ $25 - 43).

4 - My Khe beach surfing - unforgettable experience 

The waves at My Khe have a medium height which is very suitable for you to experience surfing even for the ones who are not familiar with this kind of water sport. The ideal time for surfing is August - October or March - May.
Price: 230,000 VND /per surfing board/ per day (~ $ 10).

5 - Kayak

People often say travelers' courage and endurance will be tested via this kind of sport. Depending on your physical health condition and experience, you can choose to go kayaking either on the Han River or on My Khe. Tourists must pay attention to keep their own safety by wearing life jackets.
Price: 200,000 - 300,000 VND / per hour / 2 people (~ $8.6 - 13).

6 - Seeing My Khe beach sunrise

My Khe beach sunsire

(Source: Jeremy Ricketts)

One of the most noticeable activities that visitors, especially the ones who love nature can not miss, is the sunrise on My Khe. The sun, out of faraway land slowly appears, the first rays sunlight gently reach the sand and the sky gradually changes its colors. Tourists will see a romantic and peaceful picture made of several natural colors and images. 

7 - My Khe beach nightlife

If you want to experience My Khe nightlife, you should consider the night sea tour to experience the the feel of going night fishing, night squid fishing and so on. These activities are very suitable for travelers with good health conditions and interest in exploring.
Price: Night squid fishing tour: 160,000 - 320,000 VND / per person (~ $7-14).

More about Da Nang nightlife activities that should be known. 

8 - Massage service 

Lotus massage My Khe

(Source: Oking)

To have your body relax after an adventurous journey, massage is surely a brilliant choice. There are some addresses being located closely to My Khe that you can take a look:
Lotus massage My Khe
- Price: From 420.000 - 750.000 VND/per person/ per time (~$18 - 32,2)
- Phone number: 093.193.11.999
- Location: 210 Ho Nghinh, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Da Nang
By The Sea Spa & Massage
- Price: 750.000VND/per person/ per time (~$32,3)
- Phone number: 076.446.446
- Location: 226 Vo Nguyen Giap street, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Da Nang
Luxury Babylon Spa Massage
Price: 330.000 VND/per person/ per time  (~$14,2)
- Phone number: 093.543.62.43 
- Location: 30, Ha Bong Street, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Da Nang

III - My Khe beach accommodation

In the next part, we will provide you with some kinds of accommodations which are near the My Khe in Danang:

Hotels in My Khe beach

 Sea Castle Hotel (Source: Agoda)

1 - Top hotels in My Khe beach

Sea Castle Hotel: Serves 4 main types of rooms with the four- star qualification
- Address: at 171 Ho Nghinh Street, Son Tra, Da Nang
- Room price: 270,000 - 1,400,000 VND / per room / per night (~ $11 - $60 ).
- Website: seacastlehotel.com/en/
- Phone: 0905.903.988
Hama Boutique home: One of the most attractive addresses because of its luxurious and comfortable space. Additionally, the hotel is very close to My Khe Danang.
- Address: K52, Lam Hoang Street, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Danang
- Price: 300,000 - 500,000 VND / per room / per night (~ 12 - 22 $).
- Fanpage: facebook.com/hamaboutiquehome/
- Phone: 093.793.43.43

2 - Apartments 

My Khe Beach Apartment: One of the best destinations chosen by many tourists for its clear view and prime location. 
- Address: 270 Vo Nguyen Giap Street, Son Tra, Danang, 50m from the nearest beach.
- Room price: 1,100,000 VND / per room / per night (~ $47.5).
Bella Apartment My Khe Beach Danang: It has all the amenities needed for an enjoyable stay. You only spend about 15 minutes walking from the apartment to the beach.
- Address: 387 An Thuong, 29 - 60 Phan Ton, Phuoc My, Da Nang
- Price: 400,000 VND / per room / per night (~ $17).
- Fanpage: facebook.com/Bellappartment/
- Phone: 093.305.76.07

3 - My Khe beach resorts

My Khe beach resorts

Furama Resort Danang (Source: Booking)

Furama Resort Danang : One of the most luxurious five-star resorts owning a separate beach and several attractive services such as restaurants, bars, reading areas, and so on
- Address: 103 - 105 Vo Nguyen Giap Street, Khue My, Ngu Hanh Son, Da Nang
- Price: 3,000,000 - 10,000,000 VND / per room - villa / per night (~ $ 129 - 431).
- Website: furamavietnam.com/en/
- Phone: 0236.3847.333
Risemount Premier Resort Danang: It has an open space, especially a large outdoor swimming pool that is extremely suitable for you.
- Address: 120 Nguyen Van Thoai Street, Phuoc My, Da Nang
- Price: 2,000,000 - 6,000,000 VND / per room / per night (~ $ 83 - 258).
- Website: risemountresort.com/en/
- Phone: 0236.3899.9999

4 - Villas

Vivian Villa & Apartment by My Khe beach

Vivian Villa & Apartment (Source: Agoda)

Vivian villa & apartment by My Khe beach: With a minimalist, comfortable space with suitable location which is right next to My Khe, the resort will help you have the best trip
- Address: No. 7, Le Manh Trinh, Son Tra, Da Nang
- Price: 300,000 - 1,100,000 VND / per room / per night (~ 23 - 48 $).
- Website: facebook.com/vivian.apartmentandvilla/
- Phone: 090.350.4605
The green heaven villa by My Khe beach: It is designed with luxurious style and a large space to give you the high- class experiences
- Address: No. 23 Le Thuoc, Son Tra, Da Nang
- Price: 15,000,000 VND / villa / night (~ 646.5 $)
- Phone: 090 350 26 03

IV - Best food My Khe beach that tourists should try

1 - Local food

Best food My Khe beach

(Source: Moshimoshi)

Thanks to Mother Nature, as well as the special features in cooking styles, My Khe has many delicious dishes such as:
- Flying fish roe salad: Fish which has a typical sweet taste, a plate of flying fish roe salad together with vegetables and fish sauce will bring the unforgettable flavor to you.
- Banh Nam (in Da Nang):  has a very unique taste which is primarily formed by the taste of rice flour. 
- Tuy Loan- Quang Noodles: The Quang Noodles at Tuy Loan is famous for its delicious, greasy and typical flavor.

2 - My Khe beach restaurants

My Khe beach restaurants

My Hanh seafood restaurant (Source: Internet)

You can visit and enjoy delicious seafood dishes at the following restaurants:
Da Nang My Hanh Seafood Restaurant 
- Location: 18, Vo Nguyen Giap, Man Thai, Son Tra, Da Nang. 
- Phone number: 090.531.3999; Opening time from 6:00 to 22:00.
4U Beach Restaurant 
- Location: 1D, Vo Nguyen Giap Street, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Da Nang. 
- Phone: 0236.3942.945.
Be Bien Seafood Restaurant
- Location: 202B, Vo Nguyen Giap Street, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Da Nang
- Phone: 093.561.89.49
- Opening hours: 18:00 - 3:00 am.
San Ho restaurant 
- Location: 12 - 13 Vo Nguyen Giap Street, Phuoc My, Son Tra, Da Nang. 
- Phone number 0236.3938.999
- Opening time: 6:00 to 22:00.

V - Further information

1 - My Khe beach map 

2 - Emergency contacts

In urgent cases that tourists need of assistance from the Vietnamese authorities, you can contact the following phone numbers:
- Police: 113
- Search and rescue nationwide: 112
- Ambulance fire: 114
- Ambulance: 115
- Directory Assistance: 116

3 - Nearby tourists attractions

Hoi An Ancient Town
Distance from My Khe beach to Hoi An: 25km
- Taxi expense: 350,000 - 450,000 VND /per  4-seat car/ per one-way time (~ $15 - 19.4)
Ngu Hanh Son mountain 
- Location: 7km from My Khe  
- Taxi expense: 50,000 VND / one-way time / per  4-seat car (~ $2).

My Khe beach to Ba Na Hill

Ba Na Hill (Source: Sandip Roy)

Ba Na Hill
- Distance from My Khe beach to Ba Na Hill: 40km  
- Taxi fare: 320,000 - 450,000 VND / one-way time / per  4-seat car (~ $13.8- 19.4)
Dragon Bridge 
- Location: 2km from My Khe  
- Taxi fee: 25,000 VND/ one-way time / per  4-seat car (~ $1)
With the provided information, we hope that you will have the most wonderful holiday when coming to My Khe beach Danang Vietnam. Hope that the beautiful landscape, great customer services associated with friendly local people here will bring you interesting experiences. 

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