Traveling to My Khe Beach, Da Nang

18 Aug

My Khe Beach, recognised as one of the most ideal beach when tourists visit Da Nang City, is huge beach with smooth sand and a slight slope. Behind My Khe beach is a dark green poplar forest, and beside, the Kinh River carries crystal water to the sea. It has coral, abundant plants and creatures along bankside and under sea.

Da Nang City has a coastline of 30 kilometres long, famous for a lot of beautiful seashores stretching from the north to the south like My Khe, Nam O, Xuan Thieu, Thanh Binh, Tien Sa, Son Tra, etc. They are calm seas with green and clear water during all seasons, not being polluted with 60% salination and high safety. With 900m in length, My Khe Beach is the most crowded of Da Nang beaches and popular to local people.

Located about 6km east of Da Nang, the Beach is a nine-kilometre stretch of smooth sand with an average width between 50m and 70m. The gradient is gentle, and its sheltered position in the lee of the Son Tra peninsula softens the autumn winds that restrict swimming further down the coast.

Behind the beach is a dark green poplar forest, and beside, the Kinh River carries crystal water to the sea. It has coral, abundant plants and creatures along bankside and under sea. Moreover, the beach is next to the city centre, in roads easy to come and by various means of transport. Sea water in My Khe is extremly cool with little wave so you can bath all year- round, especialy in summer between May and August. The lack of large waves, less than average pollution, and an annual average temperature around 25oC, makes it a safe place to swim for all adults and children.

With lots of hotels, pleasure-houses and various abundant services, creating favourable conditions for tourists in Vietnam tours to relax on the seashores. There are 50 well-equipped and comfortable bedrooms and many services in My Khe hotel. Lots of luxurious seaside villas with more than 100 rooms are available for families. Tourists can come here to play and rest at weekend. Around the hotel area, there is many eafood restaurants and stalls, and large numbers of local vendors traverse the beach selling all kinds of foods and drinks. Coastal specialties such as shrimps, crabs, fish, cuttles, etc. in hundreds of small shops are at reasonable price. They can be irritating sometimes – if they are too persistent, you should ignore the nuisance since that is the best strategy.

Before 1975 American soldiers occupied a part of the beach. They established some premises for their relaxation and recreations. With some enabling conditions such as being near the city’s center, beautiful landscapes, and qualified services (hotels, restaurants, vehicles keeping site, fresh water bathing, sunshade and buoy lease), My Khe Beach is now convenient for developing various services such as fishing, water-skiing, diving, yatch race and so on.

In addition, the safeguard team of Da Nang seashore work from 5 a.m to 8 p.m every day to guarantee safety for visitors in Vietnam travel to bath and relax on the beach. There has been a steady increase in the number of tourists visiting the beach.

Han River suspension bridge was completed, it links the east to the west area, making transportation possible. Hence, My Khe Beach becomes a very attractive resort,an ideal place for visiting.

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