My Khe Beach – the most beautiful beach in Da Nang

Da Nang has many beautiful beaches such as Tien Sa Beach, Non Nuoc Beach, but My Khe Beach is still at the top, attracting thousands of domestic and foreign tourists.

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My Khe Beach | © ExoticTravelVietnam

My Khe beach

My Khe Beach has a coastline of over 900 meters. Famous for its fine white sand, warm water all year round, the gentle waves, and surrounded by coconut trees, My Khe beach exudes an irresistible beauty.

With a shallow sea level, it is good to swim in the cool blue water and see the majestic Marble Mountains, the holy Linh Ung pagoda, or the island of Cu Lao Cham far away from Hoi An. You can’t resist the beauty of dawn or sunset on the beach.

My Khe Beach has a salinity of about 60%, not polluted. The seawater is highly good for vegetation and animals here developing well, so a few precious algae also appear here, such as duck-foot seaweed or golden seaweed.

Besides, the beach has a rescue system on duty, ready to respond in time when someone is in distress, so the guests can feel safe to enjoy time here.

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My Khe Beach | © ExoticTravelVietnam

Besides, you will easily find villas, resorts, 5-star Danang hotels, and plenty of interesting entertainment services, such as scuba diving, fishing, windsurfing, and water motorbikes.

In particular, My Khe beach is always clean. Regulations on beach litter are tightened, and trash cans are also in many places. And, a cleaning staff works to ensure the beautiful landscape and clean environment.

The best time to go to My Khe beach

The best time of year is in summer, from May to September to come to My Khe beach as well as other beaches in Da Nang. That duration is dry season, but the temperature may be hot, can get 39 degrees.

You should avoid going on public holidays like April 30 – May 1 because it is too crowded.

The best time of the day is from 6:00 am to 7:30 am, or 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm when it is cool down. So, you can enjoy the fresh air and swim comfortably.

What to do in My Khe beach

Located near the city centre, My Khe beach is always a suitable choice to experience exciting activities on a long vacation.

1. Go swimming

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Swimming at My Khe beach | @travelll_hee

My Khe Beach always has attractive beauty by clear blue water, smooth white sand. The beach is divided into 3 areas by depth to serve each need and ensure safety for visitors.

The first is the beach in the centre of Pham Van Dong Park. However, this beach is quite small, so it mainly serves the activities of the park.

Next, from the sea, turn left about 150m, you will see the beach at the end corner of Vo Van Kiet and Pham Van Dong Streets. This beach has a high depth, short sandy beach, often with big waves, so it is suitable for visitors who love thrills and want to participate in adventure games.

Finally, from the beach, continue walking on the left side about 300m, you will reach the shallow beach at the end corner of Pham Tu and Pham Van Dong Streets. This beach has a long sandy beach, shallow sea level, and gentle waves, suitable for most of the guests from the old to the young.

2. Play paragliding

When you come to My Khe beach, you will have the opportunity to participate in exciting adventure games. That game is paragliding.

You will be flying to the high blue sky and see a panoramic view of My Khe beach and the charming city of Da Nang.

You sit on a rope that is securely protected. Then, a canoe pulls the rope to make you fly up to the sky. You can join this game with your friends at the same parachute.

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

3. Watch the sunrise and sunset on the sea

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Sunrise at My Khe Beach | @tibisao.fotos

When travelling to any beach, you should also try a sunrise view. It is because it is the airiest beautiful moment.

Try to get up early to catch the morning sunshine and participate in the bustling fish market at 4:30 a.m every day on the beach.

From about 7:00 am to 9:00 am is a good time for you to sunbathe and get good energy from the sun.

In the sunset, when the sun falls, the romantic scene covers the great sea. At this point, you can take a walk on the sand, watch the sunset, and take unique photos.

4. Enjoy seafood at My Khe beach

My Khe Beach has different saltwater food, so its specialties are also extremely diverse. The types of seafood you can not ignore such as snails, crabs, squid, and sea cucumbers. The seafood has a strong sweet taste and low price as well.

A few seafood dishes you can taste are crabs steamed with beer, grilled scallops with onion oil, roasted crabs with salt, grilled abalone, lemongrass steamed chips, roasted crab with tamarind, frilled shrimps with garlic.

Also, most of the restaurants here have beautiful sea views. You can sip while watching the scenery and listen to the melodious ocean waves. Some famous Da Nang seafood restaurants locates My Khe beach that you can try are Be Man restaurant, Thanh Hien Seafood II, and Cua Bien Restaurant.

Notes when visiting My Khe beach

Here are some of the experiences to keep it safe when travelling on My Khe beach. Please note that these notes are only for reference! You have to be careful and have duty for yourself.

  • Before going into the seawater, you should warm-up for at least 3-5 minutes to avoid unexpected accidents.
  • Do not swim too far from the shore 15m or at the deep sea level. Swim at the areas that mark with lifebuoys to allow swimming.
  • Sunscreen should be used to avoid sunburn and increase the risk of skin cancer when you play on the beach.
  • Be careful with jellyfish. When jellyfishes attack hands or legs, you can wash gently with the seawater and use the sand of the beach to cover it. This method is a traditional experience of fishermen.
  • Signs of reverse the whirlpool to avoid when swimming is usually darker water than the surrounding area. The surface is often smaller and quieter waves with foam on the surface.

When travelling to Da Nang City, not only visit Ba Na Hills, but also you should plan your itinerary to enjoy My Khe beach, and you have exciting moments to relax and swim in the beautiful place.