International flights will arrive Vietnam mainly throught the two main International Airports in Ha Noi (Noi Bai airport) and Ho Chi Minh city (Tan Son Nhat airport). Nha Trang is situated on national traffic routes and very convenient for travel to and from these two cities, by means of air, rail or road.
To arrive Nha Trang by air, you have to take connecting flight from Ha Noi or Ho Chi Minh city before arriving in Cam Ranh International Airport (CXR) which is about 40 kilometers away from Nha Trang center. Taxi (» 15-18 USD) and airport shuttle/bus (» 4 USD) are the main transport to the city center.
You can also arrive Nha Trang very easily and comfortably by rail or road from Ha Noi or Ho Chi Minh city. For details information on domestic travel, you can visit:
For accommodation, you can easily find a hotel in the city center, which is about 5 km far from the Conferenc & Forum venue. We would recommend some 3-star hotels as flows:
|** Golden Summer Hotel. Tel: +(84-258) 352 662 - 352 663, Fax +(84-258) 352 664, Email: email@example.com
For further help or assistance, please contact:
Conference & Forum Secretariat
Doan Nhu Hai, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bui Thi Minh Ha, email: email@example.com
Institute of Oceanography
01 Cau Da, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam
Tel: (84-58) 3590035, Fax: (84-58) 3590034
Security in Nha Trang City
In general, Nha Trang is safer than other big cities in Vietnam. However, please do take the necessary precautions and be mindful of your belongings and valuables. Avoid walking alone in dimly lighted places. Note that bag snatching from passing motorbikes is common in the area.
It is not difficult to find money changers in Nha Trang and you can do it easily at a number of banks located in the city center. For more information or help, please contact the Conference & Forum Secretariat . However, you are advised to exchange some money at the airport for taxi fares. Bank exchange counters can be located at the arrival area of the airport terminal.