Nha Trang is a coastal town in the Southern Central Vietnam and also the capital city of Khanh Hoa province.
Apart from pristine beaches, fresh open air and excellent seafood, shopping in Nha Trang is truly a highlight with no lack of fun and pleasure. Taking the advantage of a seaside city, Nha Trang offers tourists traditional handicrafts and souvenirs maily made from raw materials of its pristine beach. Also, nature Mother has generously granted many favourable weather conditions for Nha Trang and therefore, tourist can find a great number of delicious tropical fruits here.
1. Sea products:
The abundance of natural material such as palm leaves, coconuts, sea shell has inspired creative craftsmen in Nha Trang to make small lovely products related to the sea. In souvenir shops along the city, tourist can find a diverse selection of objects from raw shells, jewellery, crafts, decorative and gift items ranging from women's hair ornaments, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, bangles, anklets, rings brooches, buttons, cufflinks, lamps, trays, baskets, key chains, coin purses, pill and jewellery boxes. Ngoc Bich and Obi Gift shop in Tran Phu Street are two of many shops specializing in fine arts handicrafts especially seashells of tortoises, lobsters, seashell curtains.
Apart from sea-related products, other souvenirs such as wooden statues, paintings and hand embroidery are on the ready availability in the middle area of Dam market. Of these, hand embroidery at XQ shop in Tran Phu market is truly worth a visit. The hand embroidery is not only an art work but also fully reflect the skilfulness of local people as well as the natural beauty and distinctive tradition of Vietnam. It may become a unique and exquisite gift from Vietnam to international travellers.
Colourful fresh tropical fruits at Dam market in Nha Trang main center are really a highlight among lively and vibrant products here. You can find almost all kinds of tropical fruits in this colourful market such as bananas, pineapple, water melon, grapes, mango, fig and lychee. Besides, tourists are also excited about countless types of fruit in the drinking area nearby. Shopping at the market is really a great chance to understand more about the local life, how they interact with each other and how they make a bargain.