Ky Co beach – ‘Maldives of Vietnam’

Situated on Nhon Ly Island, 25 km away and a 20-minute boat ride from Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh province, Ky Co beach is fondly dubbed the "Maldives of Vietnam."

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Blue and white sand beach on Ky Co is an ideal destination for a short summer vacation (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Tourists can reach Ky Co by canoes (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Tourists can reach Ky Co by canoes (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Blue and white sand beach on Ky Co is an ideal destination for a short summer vacation (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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This place attracts many couples (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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On one side of Ky Co is the calm turquoise sea, and the other is magnificent rocky mountains (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Eo Gio is, along with Ky Co Beach, the most famous attraction in Quy Nhon (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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It is a part of a strait in Nhon Ly Commune, 20km from the town (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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It is an unforgettable experience as one is surrounded by pristine nature, with the blue sky above your head and blue ocean at your feet (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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This place attracts many youngsters (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Coming to Binh Dinh, visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy many unique and delicious specialties (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Among the specialties are Bun ca (Fish noodle), Banh xeo tom nhay (“Jumping” shrimp pancake) and grilled and steamed seafood (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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Coming to Binh Dinh, visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy many unique and delicious specialties (Photo: Xuan Mai/Vietnam+)

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