Green countryside of Quang Ngai with areca palm trees
Green countryside of Quang Ngai with areca palm trees

Quang Ngai Travel Guide

Quang Ngai Province is in the Central Region of Vietnam, south of Da Nang City and north of Binh Dinh Province. Quang Ngai is home to the Ancient Culture of Sa Huynh (dating back to around 1,000 year B.C.) which along with Oc Eo and Dong Son Cultures makes up the ancient culture of what is Vietnam today.

 Quang Ngai was later the territory of the ancient Champa Kingdom, Quang Ngai and Binh Dinh Provinces were where the recently discovered "Great Wall" or "Silk Road" of Vietnam - Truong Luy, which stretches for 200km connecting the mountainous region and the coastal region of Vietnam. 

Sa Huynh Beach - Quang Ngai
Sa Huynh Beach - Quang Ngai - Vietnam

Visiting Quang Ngai, you can travel back in time of the ancient culture at the numerous archaeological sites or just relax by the fine white sand of Sa Huynh or My Khe. Those of you interested in history can find numerous painful memories from the recent war in Vietnam at Son My - My Lai Massacre Site or at Duc Pho District.

The Tra Khuc River - Quang Ngai - Vietnam
The Tra Khuc River - Quang Ngai - Vietnam

Quang Ngai is 130km south of Da Nang, 180km north of Quy Nhon City (Binh Dinh Province). Road No.1A travels through the heart of Quang Ngai Province and is under maintenance as of this writing.

Quang Ngai - VietnamThe countryside of Quang Ngai Province