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My Khe Beach: Why is called the most beautiful beach on the planet

The long coasline at My Khe beach
The long coasline at My Khe beach – Source: Internet

Voted by Forbes magazine, My Khe beach is considered the most attractive beach on the planet. Da Nang has many beautiful and famous beaches such as Tien Sa Beach, Non Nuoc Beach, but My Khe beach still emerges as a shining pearl, attracting thousands of domestic and foreign tourists. Country.

General information

The coastline of My Khe beach is more than 900 meters long. Famous for its fine white sand carpet, year-round warm water, mild sea waves and covered stretching coconut groves, My Khe beach exudes an irresistible beauty. Therefore, the users on the Tripadvisor community have also commented that My Khe Beach is one of the 10 most popular Asian beaches in the world.

With a moderate depth of sea level, visitors will feel free to swim in the cool blue water and see Ngu Hanh Son mountain range or Cu Lao Cham island far away

My Khe beach has a salinity of about 60%, is not affected by pollution, seawater is highly safe, so the vegetation and animals here are extremely rich, some precious algae are also found. There is also a rescue system on duty day and night, ready to respond promptly when someone is in distress, so visitors can rest assured to enjoy their life.

Walking along the beach on the white sand, you will easily find resorts, luxury hotels, villas with international standards, and extremely attractive tourism and entertainment services such as scuba diving, coral viewing, fishing, windsurfing, jet skiing, yachting,…

In particular, My Khe beach is always clean thanks to the government’s requires. Regulations on littering on the beach are tightened strongly, garbage bins are also arranged in many places. The food sold here is also always cleaned by cleaning staff to ensure the landscape and surroundings.

Read more: Explore An Bang beach to see the quiet peace of Hoi An

Best time to travel

The beauty at My Khe Beach
The beauty at My Khe Beach – Source: Internet

Visitors can swim almost all year round, but the best time is in the summer, from May to August of the solar calendar. In addition, you should avoid going on public holidays such as April 30 – May 1. If you want to have time to enjoy the peaceful space here, June and July will be the perfect time for you and your family to go on vacation.

Vehicles to choose

Located in Phuoc My ward, Son Tra district, My Khe beach stretches nearly 10 km from the foot of Son Tra Peninsula to Non Nuoc – Ngu Hanh Son. Located about 3km from the center of Da Nang, visitors have many convenient options to go to My Khe beach.


There are so many flight routes to Da Nang for you to choose the most suitable fight. Depending on the time and economic conditions, you can choose the most suitable flight, the airfare to Da Nang is usually only 500,000 VND, the flight time is about 1 hour 30 minutes depending on the starting point.

In addition, from Da Nang airport, visitors can follow Nguyen Van Linh street to Dragon bridge, continue to follow Vo Van Kiet street, go through Vo Nguyen Giap street, then turn left into Truong Sa, continue about approx 70.m more to My Khe beach.


Travel time by train from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang takes you about 14 hours to 20 hours.

Passenger bus

You can catch a bus from Hanoi at Giap Bat or Nuoc Ngam bus station. You can catch the bus from Saigon at Mien Dong Bus Station. Traveling by long-distance bus can take about 18 to 20 hours to get to Da Nang. You can take a taxi to cross the Han River bridge then go straight to Pham Van Dong street (about 1.5 km) you will get to My Khe beach.

Read more: Location of Non Nuoc Beach in Da Nang and some notes before going

Interesting experiences should not be missed at My Khe beach

Adventure activities at My Khe Beach
Adventure activities at My Khe Beach – Source: Internet

Located near the city center, My Khe beach is always an appropriate choice to experience interesting activities during a long vacation.

Enjoy the sunshine, sand, coastline 

My Khe beach is always attractive because of its clear blue water and fine white sand. The beach is divided into 3 areas according to the depth to serve each need and ensure the safety of visitors. The first is the beach in the center of Pham Van Dong park. However, this beach is quite small, so it mainly serves the park’s activities. 

Next, turn right about 50m, you will see T20-T18 beach. This beach has a high depth, short sandy shore, often with large waves, so it is suitable for tourists who love thrills and want to participate in adventure games. 

When traveling to any beach, you should also try once to watch the sunrise. That is the busiest and most airy moment. Try to get up early to welcome the morning sun and join the bustling fish market at 4:30 am. From about 7 am to 9 am, it is the right time to sunbathe and receive auspicious energy. In the late afternoon, when the sun goes down, the poetic, peaceful scene covers the whole big sea.

Finally, from here when you turn left about 300m, you will reach 1-2-3 beach. This is a beach with a long sandy shore, moderately deep sea level, and few big waves, suitable for all visitors from the elderly to young children.


When you come to My Khe beach, you will have the opportunity to participate in exciting adventure games. One of them is paragliding. You will be able to fly to the high blue sky, enjoy the panoramic view of My Khe beach and the captivating beauty of the beautiful city of Da Nang. In the paragliding game, you will sit on a well-protected parachute rope, check your health, then the rope will be hooked to the towed canoe. At that time, the wings of the parachute will inflate to pull you up. You can fly with friends on the same parachute, but a maximum of 3 people.

In addition, you can rent a private hot air balloon to experience the feeling of flying at an altitude of 50m-500m. All these adventure games are highly safe because there is always a rescue team below.

My Khe beach is known for its rich flora and fauna, so the specialties here are also extremely diverse. The seafood you can not ignore such as snails, crabs, crabs, squid, sea cucumbers, .. because not only delicious taste but also cheaper price compared to other places.

Fresh seafood is processed into a variety of dishes such as steamed crab with beer, grilled scallops with onion fat, roasted crab with salt, grilled abalone, steamed chips with lemongrass, fried crab with tamarind, shrimp with garlic,… You will fully enjoy the rich flavors of the land of the sea.

In addition, most of the restaurants here have beautiful sea views. You can sip and admire the scenery and listen to the melodious ocean wave harmony. Some famous specialty restaurants that you can try are Loc Chau, Hoa Sen, Phu A, Duyen Phu, Thuy Trieu, ..

Besides enjoying the specialties here, you can visit the fish market adjacent to the beach to buy seafood as gifts for friends and relatives.

Some notes when coming to My Khe beach

My Khe beach
My Khe beach – Source: Internet

Before entering the sea, you should warm up for at least 5 minutes, to avoid unwanted accidents.

Do not swim far more than 15m and deeper than 5m.

Remember using sunscreen 

Do not go swimming when the temperature is below 18 degree

Most beaches in Da Nang have venomous jellyfish, so to avoid being attacked, you should wear a discreet swimsuit and prepare sour vinegar in advance to be ready to give first aid to the wound. If you forget to bring vinegar, you can wash the wound gently with seawater and then cover it with sand to limit the jellyfish’s venom.

Signs of reverse current you should avoid when swimming: it will usually be darker in color than the surrounding water, the surface often has smaller and calmer waves, bubbles or debris may appear on the surface.

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