Guide to Travel Ninh Thuan, South Central Coast, Vietnam

Ninh Thuan is a province located in the South Central Coast region, famous for many beautiful beaches, scenic spots and fruit orchards, many special dishes attracting domestic and foreign tourists. Hope the ultimate Guide to Travel Ninh Thuan helps you have a safe, interesting, useful trip.

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The best season to travel to Ninh Thuan

Located in the South Central Coast, where there are vast white salt fields and attractive beaches, Ninh Thuan gives visitors different feelings at each travel time. You can travel to Ninh Thuan at any time of the year, but the most suitable time is at 2 main times, which are:

– From May to August:

During this period, the weather in Ninh Thuan is typical of blue sea, white sand, and sunshine. This is not the peak season, so you do not need to worry too much about the price of trains and hotels when going to Ninh Thuan. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery here.

The vast salt fields in Ninh Thuan

– From August to October:

According to our experience, you should choose this time for your journey because this is the season of the festival, the season of the ripe fruit garden in Ninh Thuan province. The vast, ripe vineyards invite visitors to enjoy. Besides, you can also immerse yourself in the cultural festival of the Cham people, experience the unique cultural space here.

How to reach Ninh Thuan?

How to reach Ninh Thuan - travel Ninh Thuan

You can travel to Ninh Thuan by many different means of transportations.

There is a fairly easy road, so you can travel Ninh Thuan by many different means depending on your travel needs:

  • Ninh Thuan trip by motorbike: with our travel experience, you should move along the coastal road because this road has few trucks and the view is extremely beautiful with one side being the sea on the other side being mountains and hills.
  • Going to Ninh Thuan by plane: Ninh Thuan is close to Cam Ranh Airport, so you can combine Cam Ranh travel for your journey.
  • By Coach: You take a bus to Ninh Thuan at coach stations and stop at Phan Rang Coach Station. Then you take a taxi or motorbike taxi to the hotels or guest houses.

Where to stay when traveling to Ninh Thuan?

Saigon Ninh Chu Hotel

Address: Khanh Hai, Ninh Hai, Phan Rang – Thap Cham, Ninh Thuan.

This is an ideal place for tourists when traveling to Thap Cham Ninh Thuan. From the hotel, visitors can walk around and visit attractions such as Tan An Church, Phuoc Binh Park, Ninh Thuan Museum.

Hon Co Ca Na Resort

Address: Road 1A Ca Na, Thuan Nam, Lac Nghiep village.

With a sea view, the resort is developed into a separate area, bringing a feeling of closeness to nature for each guest when staying here.

INRA Champa Homestay

Address: My Nghiep, My Nghiep village, Phan Rang, Ninh Thuan.

INRA Champa is very popular with tourists with its unique style of living. Visitors here can participate in various activities such as fishing or hiking.

In addition to the above suggestions, you can find the wrong hotel booking online yourself.

Ninh Thuan tourist attractions

Rai Cave

Rai Cave is a masterpiece of nature, a tourist destination in Ninh Thuan that gives visitors special emotions.

Rai Cave – Ninh Thuan tourist attractions

Rai Cave is one of the most popular Ninh Thuan tourist attractions.

To go to Hang Rai from Phan Rang city, you follow the Ninh Chu sea route to Tri Thuy bridge, follow provincial road 702 to the northeast of Ninh Thuan Province for more than 30km.

Rai cave is located in Thai An village, Vinh Hai, Ninh Hai; more and more tourists choose as a stopover in their Ninh Thuan travel trip. In particular, from November to March next year is the time of rough seas, which is a great opportunity to capture beautiful photos with waves, sea, and moss-covered corals.

Rai Cave – Ninh Thuan tourist attractions

Rai Cave appears beautifully with moss-covered coral beaches.

You will see a huge valley with dense forest and a long road when you first set foot here. The road leading to Ninh Thuan’s Hang Rai area has colorful rocks, strange shapes and moreover, there is a stream of clear water, poetic and lyrical scenery.

Standing at the top, overlooking the entire landscape here makes your mood as if you are partly relieved, relaxing, and resting after hard working days.

Vinh Hy Bay

Vinh Hy Bay is known as one of the four most beautiful bays in Vietnam. This is a must-visit place for adventure enthusiasts.

Vinh Hy Bay Phan Rang Ninh Thuan

Vinh Hy Bay – the pearl of Phan Rang.

Vinh Hy is located close to Nui Chua National Park, bringing in its wild, natural and primitive beauty. The road leading to Vinh Hy Bay in Ninh Thuan is the pinnacle of the landscape here with a beautiful beach shimmering under the yellow sunlight on one side, and a mountain range with cool green forests on the other.

The way to Vinh Hy Bay

The way to Vinh Hy Bay.

Crossing the passes, the road here seems to bring you to the sea but sometimes leads deep into the cliff. From time to time, you will see a village on the edge of the mountain, vast salt fields under the blue sky with white clouds drifting by. The scenery of Vinh Hy Bay appears like a watercolor painting, making you feel fluttery.

beauty of Vinh Hy Bay

The beautiful scenery of Vinh Hy Bay in Ninh Thuan is pristine but it is enough to make your heart flutter.

In Vinh Hy, tourism services are quite developed and well served. In addition to swimming and exploring the mountains, you can also rent a boat, camp by the beach or gather with friends with a seafood barbecue party in the evening.

Ninh Chu Beach

Ninh Chu beach is located in Binh Son village, Khanh Hai, Ninh Thuan province. This place is famous as one of the most beautiful and pristine beaches on the Ninh Thuan tourist map. This beach has great tourism potential, attracting a large number of tourists from all over the world because of its beautiful scenery, long coastline, and unique arc shape. Blue sea water, fine white sand, fresh air, Ninh Chu beach tourism Ninh Thuan is very suitable for recreational activities, swimming, windsurfing, climbing,…

Ninh Chu beach

Ninh Chu beach is beautiful with curves.

Binh Tien Beach

Binh Tien Beach is considered a bright pearl, hidden behind the harsh weather of Ninh Thuan Province. Located in the tourist area including Vinh Hy Bay, Nui Chua National Park and Binh Tien Beach, about 30km from Phan Rang City, Binh Tien Beach appears as a fairyland. The soft winding roads around the rice fields, next to the limestone mountains and green forests in Binh Tien make visitors feel like they are stepping into the magical world of nature.

Binh Tien Beach

Binh Tien beach is clear blue in the sun attracting domestic and foreign tourists.

An Hoa sheep field

This is an extremely interesting tourist destination in Ninh Thuan, having appeared in the famous movie “Nomad Footsteps”. An Hoa sheep field has a wild landscape but has a strange charm and attraction with the image of thousands of innocent and gentle sheep.

An Hoa sheep field attracts because of lovely sheep

An Hoa sheep field attracts because of lovely sheep.

Not only can you take pictures with the wild and poetic scenery, you can also experience the life of the nomadic people here. If you are a lover of discovering new lands, this is the very right choice.

An Hoa sheep field

Here you can also experience the nomadic life of shepherds.

Ninh Thuan Vineyard

Located in Vinh Hai commune, Ninh Hai, Thai An vineyard with that climate and soil conditions is a coastal area is very suitable for growing grapes. The red, smooth, and sweet Thai An grapes are often used to eat raw, make wine, or process into other products. Immense vineyards attract tourists to come to visit and enjoy.

Ninh Thuan Vineyard

Ninh Thuan Vineyard.

Tayolic tourist area

Tayoli tourist area is a tourist attraction, resort combined with adventure sports, located in Phuoc Dinh commune, Thuan Nam. This place is modeled as a small desert with natural sand dunes, pristine beaches, and immense mountains and forests.

Here, you can not only participate in adventure games such as archery, High wire, Zipline, etc. but also book a place in lovely Mongolian-style tents and experience the feeling of a real traveler.

Amazing experience in Tayolic tourist area.

Amazing experience in Tayolic tourist area.

Adventurous activity in Tayolic tourist area

Adventurous activity in Tayolic tourist area.

Bau Truc Pottery Village

Located in Group 7, Phuoc Dan town, Ninh Phuoc district, next to National Highway 1A, Bau Truc pottery village is considered the oldest pottery village in Southeast Asia. Not only that but this place is also recognized as one of the intangible cultural heritages of Vietnam. Coming here, you can discover a unique culture, handed down for a long time and can also experience making cups, or other beautiful ceramic products to bring back as gifts.

Bau Truc Pottery Village

Unique traditional festivals in Ninh Thuan

Rija Nagar Festival

This is the first festival of the Cham people regardless of religion; Every village organizes and celebrates. The uniqueness of this festival is the dance of stepping on fire of Ka-ing dancing master. The festival is held in January of the Cham calendar corresponding to the month of May of the solar calendar.

Rija Nagar Festival

Dance of stepping on fire of Ka-ing dancing master.

Ramawan Festival

It is the traditional festival of the Bani Cham people, which takes place with many rituals from the pilgrimage to sweeping graves. The festival is held in the September of the Cham calendar in Cham Bani villages corresponding to the end of June or the beginning of July of the solar calendar.

Ramawan Festival Ninh Thuan

Grave sweeping ceremony performed by Bani monks.

Kate Festival

It takes place in the 7th month of the Cham calendar (October of the solar calendar), which is considered a big and important festival of the Cham Ba-la-mon people. The festival takes place first at the temple tower and then at the Cham villages. Festive atmosphere associated with temples, Cham dignitaries, and charming Cham girls by the ancient tower.

Kate Festival

Cham girls wear traditional ao dai in Kate festival.

Ninh Thuan specialy foods

Soup cake with grilled chopped fish

Visitors can easily find this dish in Phan Rang city. A bowl of hot soup cake with fish cakes, boiled fish, fragrant coriander, and green onions sprinkled with a little fragrant black pepper, stimulating the taste of diners to the maximum.

Soup cake with grilled chopped fish

Soup cake with grilled chopped fish.

Can cake

Can cake is a rustic dish of Ninh Thuan people. This cake has the same shape as the Southern Khot cake. The main ingredient is rice flour, the filling is processed with many different flavors, depending on the taste of the diners.

Can cake

Can cake in Ninh Thuan.

Ninh Thuan mai fish salad

This is a Ninh Thuan specialty that you cannot ignore when coming to this sunny and windy land. Mai fish is about the size of an index finger, similar to tuna fish but has a fishy and transparent smell, so it is quite suitable for salads. Mai fish salad combined with herbs and a little young banana flower and a few pieces of pineapple really captivate every diner when traveling to Ninh Thuan.

Ninh Thuan mai fish salad

Ninh Thuan mai fish salad.

Above are the practical experiences that we would like to share with you. Hope the above information will be useful for your travel. Wish you have a perfect trip

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