Dong Hoi
in Tỉnh Quảng Bình, Vietnam

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.469 and 106.622 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 28' 7" and E 106° 37' 20"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dong - VND
Spoken languages:
Vietnamese, English, French, Chinese, Central Khmer
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:36 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:34 am and 6:10 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-16.607 and -72.776 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Vietnam in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Vietnam.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Vietnam. Last Update: 2024-04-19 08:03:45

Delve into Dong Hoi

Dong Hoi in Tỉnh Quảng Bình with it's 31,040 habitants is located in Vietnam about 251 mi (or 404 km) south of Hanoi, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dong Hoi is now 07:36 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Ho Chi Minh with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Dong Hoi, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Vietnam is Dong Hoi Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Vietnam is Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in a distance of 31 mi (or 51 km), West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Quan Hau, Hoan Lao, Kien Giang, Ba Don and Ho Xa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 49%
Air Pressure 1005 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 20th of April 2024

36°C (97 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

37°C (98 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Monday, 22nd of April 2024

35°C (95 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Vietnam: Dong Hoi

Published: October 14, 2008
Length: 38:16 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Arie van Houwelingen

The fish market in Dong Hoi, Vietnam.

Van Lak Xao in Laos naar Dong Hoi in Vietnam

Published: August 22, 2012
Length: 48:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Michiel Besseling

Videoreisverslag van de etappe Lax Xao naar Dong Hoi van de Baobab Indochina-reis in juli 2012.

Dông Hoi vue de l'hôtel

Published: October 27, 2013
Length: 00:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ncarlotti

via YouTube Capture.

Đồng Hới - Quảng Bình tour

Published: May 30, 2012
Length: 18:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HueTouristVietnam

Chân thành cám ơn quý Tổng cty Sông Gianh đã gửi trọn niềm tin đến chi nhánh cty Du Lịch Bạn Đường Châu Á trong chuyến hành trình "Tri ân khách hàng năm...

Công ty du lịch tại Quảng Bình

Published: September 29, 2011
Length: 12:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: thietkewebdanang

cong ty du lich tai quang binh,bán vé máy bay tại quảng bình,khách sạn tại quảng bình,cho thuê xe tại quảng bình, đồng hới,huế,quảng trị,đà nẵng,việt nam.

Pháo Hoa giao thừa 2013 - Tại Cầu Nhật Lệ ^^

Published: February 19, 2013
Length: 01:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Văn Sinh Bùi

PACANGEL 13-3: Lessons Learned

Published: June 18, 2013
Length: 14:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Pacific Air Forces

Even when we are experts in our field, there is always room to learn a little more. A1C Todd Holly tells us how the engineers of Pacific Angel 13-3 are repairing buildings and creating partnerships.

Nhớ về Mẹ Suốt

Published: April 11, 2012
Length: 23:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nguyen Trung Dung

Nhớ về Mẹ Suốt.

Đám cưới Vân tỏi

Published: April 26, 2009
Length: 54:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Minh Nguyen

Anh em HS tại đám cưới Vân.

sorry sorry (toan 07-10_cqb)

Published: December 06, 2009
Length: 45:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: hieu le

nhay sorry sorry cua 12 toan chuyen quang binh.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Nhat Le Beach

Nhật Lệ Beach is a beach in Đồng Hới city, the capital of Quảng Bình Province, home to world heritage Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. The sand here is fine and white with clean water. The beach is located on the mouth of the Nhật Lệ River emptying into the South China Sea. There is a four-star resort at the opposite bank of the river and another under construction.

Located at 17.467, 106.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Quang Binh Province, Beaches of Vietnam

Bau Tro

Bau Tro is a lake in Đồng Hới City, Quảng Bình Province, Vietnam. This lake is an important fresh water supply for more than 130,000 inhabitants of Đồng Hới City. Bàu Tró is better known for archaeological findings by French archaeologists during French Indochina periods. The artefacts found here dated back as far as 5,000 years ago, displaying important proof of human settlements in this area.

Located at 17.4914, 106.623 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Vietnam, Quang Binh Province

Da Nhay Beach

Đá Nhảy Beach is a beautiful beach on the shore of South China Sea, 40 km north of Dong Hoi city, Quảng Bình province, Vietnam. Đá Nhảy in Vietnamese means "the rocks that jump", referring to the topographical feature of this beach which sees thousands rock reaching the sea, surrounding small fine sand beaches suitable for seabathing. This is one of the most important attration sites in Quảng Bình, along with Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park (an UNESCO's World Heritage site and Bang Spa.

Located at 17.467, 106.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Quang Binh Province, Beaches of Vietnam

Battle of Đồng Hới

The Battle of Dong Hoi was a clash between United States Navy warships and three North Vietnamese air force MiG-17F fighter bombers, several torpedo boats and shore batteries on April 19, 1972 during the Vietnam War. This was the first time US warships faced an air raid since the end of World War II.

Located at 17.4831, 106.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1972, 1972 in Vietnam, 1972 in the United States, Naval battles of the Vietnam War, Quang Binh Province, Naval battles of the Vietnam War involving the United States, Battles involving Vietnam, Battles and operations of the Vietnam War in 1972

Dong Hoi Railway Station

Đồng Hới Railway Station is one of the main railway stations on the North-South Railway (Reunification Express) in Vietnam. It serves the city of Đồng Hới, the provincial capital of Quang Binh Province. The station is 450 km south of Hanoi, 160 km north of Huế, 1280 km north of Saigon Railway Station. The station is located 3 km to the downtown.

Located at 17.4822, 106.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Vietnam, Quang Binh Province

Bắc Nghĩa

Bắc Nghĩa is an urban ward (phường) in Đồng Hới, Quang Binh Province, in Vietnam. It covers an area of 7.76 km² and has a population of 6981.

Located at 17.455, 106.584 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dong Hoi, Populated places in Quang Binh Province, Communes of Quang Binh Province

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kwang Binh, Đồng Hới, Dong Hoi, Донгхой, 同 海 市