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Enjoy a Trip to Binh Ba Island from Ho Chi Minh City with only 80 USD

From Ho Chi Minh City, just need to bring 2 million VND (80 USD), you can discover all the beauty of Binh Ba in two days. Not only that, you can also enjoy its famous specialties, including lobster.

Binh Ba Island 1

Binh Ba is a small island in Cam Ranh, about 50km from Nha Trang, about 400km from Ho Chi Minh City. When you come to this island, you will not see any foreigners because this is a military island, so foreigners are not allowed to visit.

Also because of the wild beauty, Binh Ba is still a ‘mystery’ with many people, except the backpackers.
If you have never been to Binh Ba Island, do not hesitate to pack and hit the road to experience a wonderful summer on this island.

Moving is extremely easy

Airplane: You can go by plane to Cam Ranh airport and then take a taxi to Ba Ngoi port (about 15km).

Bus: You can book Mai Linh, Phuong Trang, Cuc Tung … to Cam Ranh bus station, then catch a taxi about 3km to Ba Ngoi port.

Motorbike: Motorbike is the choice of professional backpackers. But because of the long way, the amateur driver must also consider very carefully with this choice.

Train: This is also an interesting option, but the train only stops at Cam Ranh if there are 20 or more guests. Usually you will have to get off at Nha Trang train station. From Nha Trang station you can take a taxi straight to Ba Ngoi port or take Phuong Trang bus, which costs 24,000 VND (1 USD) to Cam Ranh bus station. Then take a taxi to Ba Ngoi port to Binh Ba.

Binh Ba Island 2

From Ba Ngoi port, you can go canoe 100,000 VND (4 USD)/ person or cruise from 25,000 VND (1 USD) to 30,000 VND (1,3 USD)/ person to Binh Ba.

To Binh Ba you can rent a jeep for about 250,000 VND (10 USD) to travel if you are in a group. If renting a motorbike, it costs about 100,000 VND (4 USD) per day.


Binh Ba is quite crowded in the summer, so you must have a booking in advance (seach Google number of motels, hotels). Prices range from 150.000-200.000 VND (6 – 8 USD)/ room for 2 people. Note that if you go on the weekend, room rates will double.

If you travel with your friends or family, you should rent a whole house, costing about 1 million VND (40 USD) per night for 10 people.


Seafood in Binh Ba is extremely fresh and super cheap. After breakfast, go to the market, pick fresh seafood and try local seafood or seafood processing on the beach.

To Binh Ba lobster is a specialty you must definitely try. Lobster in Binh Ba is sold at extremely cheap prices, made with the right ingredients, so it is very delicious and sweet.

Things to see

Binh Ba Island 3

In Binh Ba there are three famous beaches: Bai Chuong Beach, Bai Nom Beach and Nha Cu Beach. Enjoy sunrise at Bai Chuong, enjoy the sunset at Bai Beach and see the coral reef at Nha Cu Beach. It is enough to see how wonderful Binh Ba is.

Blue sea, deserted beaches, easy travel, extremely friendly people … these factors are enough to attract tourists from all over the country.

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