Blessed with idyllic beaches and a rich history, Quy Nhon is an ideal holiday destination with plenty of adventures on offer. Here are some of the key local attractions worth visiting.
Thap Doi Towers
A popular Cham site in Quy Nhon, Vietnam, the Thap Doi Towers can be found around two km from the city centre. Known as the Twin Towers, these distinctive red-brick structures date back to the 12th and 13th centuries and reach heights of 20 and 18 metres respectively. Tip; bring your camera / phone for this is a great spot for Instagram!
Banh It Towers
Another well-known Cham attraction, the Banh It Towers can be found atop a hill which also offers stunning views. Featuring diverse architectural styles, these towers were built in the latter part of the 11th century and online resources the likes of Quy Nhon Coastal Escape are ideal if you want to find out more.
Ky Co Beach
No trip to Quy Nhon is complete without a visit to its beaches, of which Ky Co Beach is one of the most popular. Accessible by boat, this pristine stretch of white sand lies sandwiched between azure waters and imposing cliffs, a true slice of paradise perfect for lazing in the sun or swimming too.
Binh Dinh Museum
History buffs and those interested in local culture can visit the Binh Dinh Museum where you can find out more on the heritage of Quy Nhon. The museum showcases everything from Cham relics and sculptures to a remarkable statue of the Goddess Mahishasura Mardini dating to the 12th century.
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