Besides a real melting-pot of cultures, the tempting natural wonders, historical buildings and landmarks, glorious temples and pagodas, peaceful countryside, notorious cuisine culture, and hospitable locals, Vietnam is also well known for its many fabulous sunny beaches, which is only one reason why our nation is such a favorite destination for a family tour.
When you just need a little downtime, taking your whole family to the beach to make all your beloved ones satisfied is not a bad idea. What is the best place to escape the smog and heat inside the large cities on a beach vacation in Vietnam? We have compiled a list of popular children-friendly beaches – incredible sights sprinkled across the country, in no particular order, and what we think makes them so special.
My Khe Beach – Da Nang
My Khe Beach
A tropical, kid-friendly destination stretching from the north to the south of the 19-mile-long coastline of Da Nang City, My Khe Beach rates among the best kid-friendly beaches in Central Vietnam for families seeking non-stop fun in the sun. Once being a resort of American soldiers during the Vietnam War and now one of the six most attractive beaches on the planet voted by the Forbes, My Khe Beach is famous for a tranquil vibe of abandonment and one of the world’s spectacular gentle curvatures of sand.
The long and flat sand-bank, clean sand, warm blue water all year round, and sunlight paired with the gentle waves perfect for water activities make My Khe Beach a natural playground while luxury resorts and world-class villas offer great services and accommodations.
Lang Co Beach – Thua Thien Hue
Lang Co Beach
Looking for a super laid-back Central Vietnam beach with the vast blue waters of the ocean, white-sugar sand stretches, and a tropical island vibe that is as kid-friendly as can be? Along with the National Highway 1A, on the foot of Hai Van Mountain, you will find down-to-earth Lang Co Beach which is part of the Gulf of Lang Co.
A perfect choice for those looking for quiet and solitude, Lang Co Beach is a kid-friendly destination for many good reasons: 4.9 – 34-feet-high powder soft, white sand banks that stay cool on your feet, the large mysterious Lap An Lake, sand dunes, and rainforests on the undulating mountains that create a tropical escape, the tropical monsoon climate with the average temperature of 25 degrees Celsius and large waves suitable for outdoor activities including scuba diving, and especially nearby family attractions such as My Son Sanctuary, Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, Bach Ma National Garden, the ancient citadel of Hue, Hoi An ancient town, Hai Van Pass, Elephant Springs, etc.
Ti Top Beach – Halong Bay
Ti Top Beach Halong
When it comes to the top beaches for a Vietnam tour for family, trust the locals to direct you to this children-friendly destination popular for the harmony between the clouds and water, its shape of a crescent encompassing the island, fresh atmosphere, wide, sandy shores, a great relaxing ambiance, and diverse outdoor activities. Various lodging options ranging from hotels to high-end resorts, restaurants, beachside picnic areas, and playgrounds life-buoy renting, skydiving, or kayak facilities make this kid-friendly destination a good choice for a family vacation. Put the kid-friendly attraction on the top of your to-do list on your Vietnam tour for family!
Ninh Chu Beach – Ninh Thuan
Where to go in Vietnam for family? It should be Ninh Chu Beach – one of the almost mythic auras that attract millions of visitors annually. Just 3.1 miles east of Phan Rang – Thap Cham City, Ninh Chu Beach is where kids can enjoy a wealth of water-based activities like swimming, sailing, diving, fishing, visit the nearby Cham towers of Po Klong Garai, or simply lie down on the poplar leaf carpet, without umbrella or bench, to restfully admire the blue sky.
If you are planning a family tour in Vietnam, chances are you are going to hit one of the so many unique beaches. With 2026 miles of Vietnam’s coastline offering plenty of options, which are the best choices when traveling with the kids? Read on for our list of the best children-friendly beaches in Vietnam.