For those who have traveled to Binh Dinh, they could not forget the peaceful coastal city of Quy Nhon.
Quy Nhon Beach is dotted with the wild character of the landscape and the people. Nature has endowed this place the blended beauty of the mountains and the sea. Travelling to Binh Dinh, from Xuan Dieu Street, you can see cloud covering the mount of Genh Rang on the left and the dragon – shaped mountain range on the right.
On the sandy beach, visitors can chat with the fisherman casting their nets, or preparing for the afternoon fishing trip. Quy Nhon Beach is also the place where visitors as well as local people do exercise or have a bath in the morning and afternoon.
You can easily see familiar scene of the fishing fleet in resting days
Or the basket boat heading out to the sea.
A special thing on Quy Nhon Beach is that the fish market of Ham Tu is located right next to Ham Tu Wharf. This is a central place for receiving and providing fish for Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh and other neighboring provinces such as Phu Yen, Quang Ngai.
The result of fishermen after a night fishing offshore
The market starts to operate from 1 am to 6 am. At midnight, when the city is still asleep, the fish market is noisy with the bustle of fishing boats, of buyers and sellers. All are familiar images of the daily life in the region.
Ham Tu Fish Market features many kinds of fish such as mackerel, snapper, and grouper with the number of several thousands of tons. You will be impressed by sailfish with the weight of hundreds of kilograms.
When the sun starts to rise, it’s time for the city to be bustling again. This is also a great time for you to stroll along the golden sandy beach with the gentle light of the sunrise.
Travelling to Binh Dinh at night, you will see Quy Nhon Beach appearing as a starry sky amongst the painting of the city with splendid lights and flowers.
Take the chance to visit this tranquil coastal city to enjoy an interesting experience that you cannot find anywhere else.