Location: Hon Mun Island is situated on the
south of Nha Trang Bay, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Named Hon Mun because in the south east of the island, it
has high-rise cliffs with dangerous wattles forming caves and grottoes,
especially its stones are as black as ebony, which could rarely be found in
In the black-stone caves of Hon Mun, every year flocks of swallow migrate to the
area and build their nests. Due to the island's location adjacent to the hot
sea-currents from the equator, suitable to the development conditions of corals
and various types of tropical sea creatures, the sea bed of Hon Mun is home to
an abundant and diverse group of marine species, an interesting and useful place
for researchers, oceanographers and tourists to observe and explore more of the
sea creatures' life. In Hon Mun, visitors can dive or take grass-bottom boat to
admire the colour coral and sea creatures.