Located about 10km from Cau Da port, Hon Mun is one of the most romantic islands in Nha Trang City. Hon Mun is well-known for the various and rich marine creatures and beautiful sightseeing; hence it is also called Hon Mun Marine Park or Mun Marine Park.
If you are visiting Nha Trang as an extreme traveler, then you definitely don’t want to miss Hon Mun Island. The beautiful island does not only offer amazing scenery of fresh clear blue ocean, but also abundance of tropical fish, sea turtles, crabs, and even lobsters. It sounds like a great deal of fun, doesn’t it?
Snorkerling in Mun Island
Every year, Hon Mun Island attracts thousands of snorkelers and scuba divers from all over the world thanks to its clear warm water with colorful coral reefs underneath. The island has got its name from the ebony-black caves hidden below the high cliffs at the southeast area. Discovering the island, travelers may also find flocks of migrating swallows building their nests in such hidden caves, if they are lucky enough to come at the right time of the year.
Diving at Hon Mun Island offers wonderful experience. However, there are always transparent bottom boats for tourists who cannot join diving session, which provide visitors with the chance to explore Hon Mun island’s diverse marine life. You can enjoy the sun, the wind, the beautiful classes of fish swimming under your foot while drink some fresh coconut.
Boat ride in Hon Mun
Besides, there are many fresh seafood mobile vendors on the beach, who can fill up your hungry tummy after a long day with many joyful activities. Travelers often consider joining tourist boats to enjoy the full journey, from visitng naturual attractions to being served fresh seafood right on the raft.