DIVING IN NHA TRANG ( SCUBA DIVING AND SNORKELING)


15 Jan 2021

Nha Trang is not only beautiful by the clear blue seas but also attracts people with interesting underwater activities. Coming to Nha Trang, you can not ignore attractive activities such as surfing, paragliding, etc., especially diving in Nha Trang at the best beaches.

Table Contents
  • I - Overview
  • 1 - Beautiful diving sites in Nha Trang
  • 2 - The proper time to dive and forms of diving
  • II - Snorkeling in Nha Trang
  • 1 - Necessary gadgets 
  • 2 - Tips for joining the diving
  • 3 - Snorkeling price and service providers
  • III - Scuba diving in Nha Trang 
  • 1 - Necessary gadgets
  • 2 - Tips for joining scuba diving in Nha Trang 
  • 3 - Price and Nha Trang diving centers
diving in Nha Trang
Source: Nhatrangport
Owning enchanting islands with various coral reefs, sparkling in the cool blue water stretching to the end of the horizon, Nha Trang deserves to be an attractive tourist destination that any visitor must visit.
 
Nha Trang scuba diving
Beautiful beaches in Nha Trang (Source:  Nhatrangtourist)

I - Overview

1 - Beautiful diving sites in Nha Trang

Visiting Nha Trang, you will easily notice the bustle of diving activities on beautiful islands such as Hon Mun, Monkey Island, etc. It possesses a wild beauty, clear blue sea with  diverse coral reefs and strange sea fish, which has attracted the curiosity of many tourists when they want to explore and conquer the blue ocean.

2 - The proper time to dive and forms of diving

Diving is an enjoyable experience but also very risky. The water pressure in the ocean increases as we dive further. Therefore, to ensure safety, tourists participating in scuba diving in Nha Trang will do this activity about 2 hours after eating. This is the right time to experience the feeling of conquering the ocean.
Diving in Nha Trang will be suitable on the days from April to June. During this time, you can have a happy summer vacation with your family, dispel the fatigue caused by the hot sun, and avoid bad weather, especially during the rainy season in October and November every year. .
There are two types of diving that are very popular with tourists here. These include snorkeling and scuba diving. Each form will give you unique emotions and memories that are not available anywhere else.

II - Snorkeling in Nha Trang

Snorkeling in Nha Trang

(Source: Sebastian Pena Lambarri)

Snorkeling is an amazing sport where people just swim on the water surface using snorkels and swimming goggles. People will face down in the water to see the coral reefs below through a snorkel and a viewfinder. As you can imagine, when participating in this form of scuba diving, you will swim on the water surface and look down. If you can't swim, you can use a life jacket to support yourself.

1 - Necessary gadgets 

In Nha Trang, snorkeling also means swimming and watching corals. This is the most popular form of diving in this beautiful sea. With just glasses, a snorkel and maybe a swimming float, you are ready to embark on a journey to visit the mysterious beauty in the ocean.

2 - Tips for joining the diving

However, you should not touch corals while you are underwater since all the coral reefs here are natural and it is deadly when touched by bare hands, and moreover, they grow quite slowly. Each year, it is only about 3cm larger. Therefore, to form beautiful coral reefs, it takes many years. When you visit, do not touch or break them. Also you should not swim too close to the rocks. This is very dangerous, and can injure you while traveling.

3 - Snorkeling price and service providers

The price for snorkeling usually ranges from 300,000 to 600,000 VND/time/person (~ 13 -26 $). If you come to Nha Trang and experience this activity, you can check out some of the following Nha Trang Diving Centers that also supplies snorkeling services:
Hai Phong Tourist Company Limited
- Price from: 450,000 VND (~ 19 $/person/one way)
- Phone: 0988855544
- Address: 96A/6/6 Tran Phu, Loc Tho Ward, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa.
- Email: taudulichnhatrang@gmail.com
- Website: nhatrangbiendao.vn/
DulichToday - Vietnam tourism website
- Price range: 300,000 - 400,000 VND (~ 13 -18 $ / person / one way)
- Phone: (+84) 971.057.115
- Email: dulichtoday.vn@gmail.com
- Website: dulichtoday.vn/
Nha Trang Fun Divers
- Price range: from 30$/day/peron
- Phone: +84767077893
- Email: info@ntfundivers.com
- Website: ntfundivers.com/category/diving-center/
Nha Trang Booking
- Price from: 600,000 VND (~ 26 $ / person / one way)
- Phone: 0981211948
- Address: 26 Nguyen Viet Xuan,Phuoc Long Ward, Nha Trang
- Email: info@nhatrangbooking.com.vn
- Website: nhatrangbooking.com.vn/

III - Scuba diving in Nha Trang 

Diving in Nha Trang

(Source: Sebastian Pena Lambarri)

Unlike Snorkeling, Scuba Diving is diving deep into the ocean. Participants will be fitted with a protective swimming suit and an oxygen tank. To experience this sport, you must have some diving skills such as the use of hand symbols, how to use an oxygen tank. An instructor is highly recommended. 
When diving deep into the ocean, you will discover a more perfect way of life on the seabed, watch the fish swimming, sneak through the beautiful coral reefs, etc. You can also take a few pictures for yourself to record this memorable moment.

1 - Necessary gadgets

When you go Scuba Diving, you need to prepare yourself with good swimwear to protect yourself against sea jellyfish. Swimming goggles help protect the eyes from external influences. You will also need a dry bag to keep your belongings from getting wet while swimming. And cameras are an indispensable item for people to capture every beautiful moment.

2 - Tips for joining scuba diving in Nha Trang 

However, diving deep into the ocean means you will have to suffer a great deal of pressure. Therefore, when diving, you should not be too full or too hungry since that would cause fatigue and you will feel nauseous and tired. Also, before diving, you should not drink alcohol. This will be dangerous when you dive. If you happen to have tinnitus after coming ashore, close your mouth, cover your ears and breathe through your nose gently.
It is great to experience diving activities in Nha Trang with family, friends or your partner. This is definitely an unforgettable memory in your memory.

3 - Price and Nha Trang diving centers

Only from 450,000 - 700,000 VND/person/time (~ 19 - 30 $), you can experience some of the following service providers:
VNTRIP OTA Company Limited
- Price range: 450,000 - 700,000 VND/person /time (~ 19 -30 $)
- Phone: 0963 266 688
- Address: 2nd Floor, Building 17T4 Hapulico Complex, No. 1 Nguyen Huy Tuong, Thanh Xuan, Hanoi
- Email: cs@vntrip.vn
- Website: vntrip.vn/
Vietnam Active - Adventure Company and Dive Center
- Price range: 450,000 - 700,000 VND / person / one way (~ 19 -30 $)
- Address: 120 Hung Vuong, Loc Tho, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa
- Website:  vietnamactive.com/
Sailing Club driver: This company also offers some PADI courses with qualified trainers. 
- Price range: 450,000 - 700,000 VND / person / one way (~ 19 -30 $)
- Phone: 098 848 4416
- Address: 74 Tran Phu, Loc Tho, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa.
- Email: info@divenhatrang.com
- Website: sailingclubdivers.com/
Do not hesitate any longer, carry your suitcases and come to the beautiful beaches in Nha Trang to have a complete holiday and experience Nha Trang diving activities. 

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