Nam O reef in Da Nang is a relatively unspoiled beach. The unique, majestic and mysterious beauty of this landscape is made up of long rocks, stacked on top of each other to reach out to the sea.
The legend of Nam O reef
The beautiful scenery of this place is made up of large rocks covered with green moss, below is golden sand, above is immense blue sky. However, behind that majestic beauty is a very romantic story.
Legend has it that, once upon a time, a couple was given the responsibility of digging the sea and filling mountains by the Jade Emperor. While moving the rocks, they fell. Since then, Nam O Reef in Da Nang was formed and exists to this day.
Nam O reef location
From the city center, you going north more than 17 km will arrive. Nam O reef is a scenic spot near the fishing village. So, you can combine visiting the famous Nam O fish sauce craft village in your trip. This is the village that produces delicious fish sauce from the rich source of fresh fish in Da Nang sea.
Best time to visit Nam O reef
Nam O Reef is most beautiful when the rocks are covered with a layer of green moss, the early morning sunlight shines down, especially at low tide, the rapids rise out of the sea. So, to catch all those beautiful photo angles, you need to come here and the period from January to March.
The breathtaking beauty of Nam O reef
The area of Nam O reef is about 2 hectares which are divided into two parts included Big reef and Small reef. The Big reef runs to the North West which is approximately 300 meters in length, 50 meters in width. On the other hand, Small reef is located parallel to the Big reef. Between two reefs, there is a small creek which about 20 meters in width (the local people call it “long reef” for short).
Nam O reef is a great place for rare fish and other marine species. It also has clear water and white sands stretching along the foot of the mountain. Along with that are the rocks are arranged messy, the stones are diverse in size, under the feet are small fish and small crabs hiding.
The beach here still retains the same beauty as thousands of years ago, the silver waves rushing to the shore, the salty taste of the sea, the cool sea breeze. Waves hit the coast, hitting each rock, causing white foam to emerge, moss growing naturally green, creating an extremely new scene. Especially for those who are passionate about travel and exploring, this will be a great destination.
Unforgettable experiences at Nam O reef
Nam O reef is a check-in point with many attractive viewing angles and possesses attractive and rich tourist activities.
Romantic check-in with nature
The beauty at Nam O reef makes you need to raise your camera to have beautiful pictures. Every corner here is as good as at the studio. Moss-covered rocks, small seafood hidden in the sand will surely make you excited. You can undoubtedly create super-quality photos by standing on the cliffs waiting for each wave to hit the shore.
Admire the sunrise and sunset
From Nam O reef, you can also watch the sunrise and sunset. Especially sunset here is when the scenery is the most beautiful. The light at the end of the day covers the sea with a quiet and romantic beauty. The space is calm. In the distance are ships preparing to go fishing? The howl of the boat echoed, signaling that a night of fishermen’s hard work was about to begin. Many couples also choose this place as a wedding photography location because of its romantic and close-to-nature setting.
Nam O reef is home to countless types of seafood, especially fish. So you can rent fishing rods and buy bait to experience fishing. Besides, you can also try rowing a basket boat near the shore to catch seafood and process them into delicious dishes. The waves here are pretty calm, so you can rest assured that the boating will be completely safe.
The beach with clear, cool water makes you want to go down and immerse themselves right away. Therefore, you should bring bathing suits to enjoy the most relaxing moments.
Getting to Nam O reef
The road to Nam O reef is quite convenient. It is a large road, so you can easily travel by car and motorbike.
If you take a private car, locate in the city center, you need to go straight on Ton Duc Thang street towards Nguyen Luong Bang. Following the above route, continue to go through Xuan Thieu beach, turn the roadside to the fishing village, continue to come to Nam O reef.
If you want to get rid of the insecurities of everyday life, and want to immerse yourself in the poetic nature, then Nam O reef is the ideal destination for you. Walking on the long sandy beaches, feeling the cool water will make the mind relax and comfortable. Come to Da Nang, let’s enjoy a smoke-free moment with your family and friends here.
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