Area: 5,217.6 sq. km
Population: 1,135 thousand habitants (2006)
Capital: Nha Trang City
Administrative divisions:
- Town: Cam Ranh
- Districts: Van Ninh, Ninh Hoa, Dien Khanh, Khanh Vinh, Khanh Son, Truong Sa, Cam Lam.
Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Ra Glai, Hoa, Co Ho...


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Khanh Hoa Province is a coastal province of South Central Vietnam. To the north, it borders on Phu Yen Province, to the west, on Dak Lak and Lam Dong provinces, and to the south, on Ninh Thuan Province. The Khanh Hoa coast is 200km long, with more than 200 islands offshore, of which Truong Sa District gathers over one hundred islands around. The two largest rivers flowing through the province are the Cai and Danh rivers.Khanh Hoa represents one of the deepest seas in Vietnam, adjoining open oceans and international marine routes. With
ragged seashore spreading out around 200km long, it contains various well-known bays, such as Cam Ranh, Van Phong and Nha Trang.Cam Ranh Bay is considered as one of three harbors that have the best natural conditions over the world. Having the area of over 60 square kilometers and the 18-20m average depth, this bay is out of the wind as a result of being surrounded by many mountain ranges. Van Phong Bay has a wonderful nature, temperate climate, idyllic beach with mostly fine sand, surrounded by hills, mountains and tropical forests, colorful coral reefs, several vestige of salt-watered forest, specific and valuable sea creatures, which is endowed with an ideal environment. These are great potentials for the development of ecological tourism in Van Phong.

Khanh Hoa has a tropical monsoon climate with an average temperature of 26.5�C. The rain season lasts 4 months (from September to December). But for the region around Nha Trang City, the rainy season lasts only 2 months, thus providing very favorable conditions to develop a long-lasted tourism season and organize year-round tourist activities. Particularly, on the Hon Ba Mountain (30km from Nha Trang), the climate likes in Dalat and Sapa.

Khanh Hoa has been deeply marked by the strong ancient culture of the Cham. Until today, Champa Kingdom has left an invaluable inheritance of ruins and historical sites to visit. Khanh Hoa is endowed with beautiful natural sites and sand beaches. Visitors will enjoy the group of five or six islands situated close to each other. The largest of the islands is Hon Tre, which is located 3km from Nha Trang. The city of Nha Trang has long been renowned for being a sea resort with plenty of historical vestiges and wonderful sceneries: Cham Po Nagar Towers, Long Son Pagoda, Ba Vu Mausoleum, Bao Dai Palace, Hon Chong, Hon Yen, Tri Nguyen Fish Pond, Bai Tru, Suoi Tien, Dai Lanh Beach... and many islets offshore. Nha Trang Bay has been recognized as one of 29 most beautiful bays in the word since 7/2003.The population mainly constitutes Kinh people, as well as a small percentage of Ra Glai, Tay, Nung, Muong, and Cham.


Various forms of convenient transports are available. - Road: The National Highway 1A and the railway from north to south run through Khanh Hoa Province, linking it with the other provinces in the North and South. The National Highway 26 links Khanh Hoa to some provinces in the Central Highland. Nha Trang is 105km from Phan Rang, 190km from Buon Ma Thuot, 205km from Dalat, 238km from Quy Nhon, 441km from Ho Chi Minh City, and 1,278km from Hanoi. - Airlines: Nha Trang Airport is 5km from the center of the city. Vietnam Airlines offers daily connections with Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, and four connections a week with Danang. Cam Ranh Airport is 35km south of Nha Trang has flights from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang to there. - Train:Regular connections between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City all stop in Nha Trang, daily train between Ho Chi Minh City and Nha Trang. - Bus: There are connections with Danang, Ho Chi Minh City, Hue, Vinh, Pleiku... Minibus for Hoi An, Hue, and Dalat... - Water: Cam Ranh and Nha Trang ports connect Khanh Hoa with many regions in Vietnam as well as with abroad.







Alexandre Yersin Memorial Sites

Location:Alexandre Yersin Memorial Sites includes 3 places: 
  - Doctor Yersin’s library in Nha Trang Pasteur Institute, Khanh Hoa Province.
  - Linh Son Pagoda, Suoi Cat Commune, Dien Khanh District, Khanh Hoa Province (the former workroom of the doctor in Suoi Dau).
  - Alexandre Yersin’s Grave in Suoi Cat Commune, Dien Khanh District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Alexandre Yersin Memorial Sites was built to commemorate Alexandre Yersin who devoted 50 years of his life to work in Pasteur Institute.






Alexandre Yersin (1863-1943) was born in Switzerland to a Swiss father and a French mother. He studied in Switzerland and later moved to France where he obtained a degree in medicine. He travelled to Nha Trang for the first time in 1891. At the end of 1899, he came back and established the Pasteur Institute. He devoted 50 years of his life to microbiology, virology, and epidemic research and he was the one to develop a vaccine against the bubonic plague. Living modestly, he gained the trust of Con hamlet villagers. He travelled in the mountains and recorded his observations. He also recommended to the government to establish a hill station in what is now Dalat. Yersin died in Nha Trang on 1 March 1943. According to the instructions in his will, his body was buried with his face touching the ground and facing the sea so that he could forever embrace his second Homeland.





Am Chua Temple

Location: Am Chua Temple is situated on Dai An Mount in Dien Dien Commune, Dien Khanh District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Am Chua Temple was built long ago to dedicate to Lady Goddess Po Nagar.





According to the legend, this was place where the Goddess descended on earth. The temple was restored many times, and today it looks nicely. Every year, on the first, the second and the third day of the third lunar month, the festival is organized at the temple which is attracting many Cham and Viet people to attend.








Dien Khanh Citadel

Location: Dien Khanh Citadel is situated on Dien Khanh Townlet, Dien Khanh District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: The Dien Khanh Citadel was built by Nguyen Anh in 1793 with an area of 36,000 square meters according to the Vauban military architecture which was popular in Western Europe in 17th - 18th centuries.





The citadel's wall was in an inequilateral hexagon of 3.5m height. The outer face was vertically constructed while the inner was a little bit sloping by two terraces forming a favorable pavement. Inside the corners, there were large fields which were convenient for military resident. On the top of corners there stood fortresses of 2m high with canons above. On the roof of the citadel, there planted closet bamboo and other barricade trees. Surrounding the citadel were moats of 4 to 5 meters deep, 10 meters wide, flooded by water. At first the citadel had 6 gates but nowadays it remains only 4 ones which are East Gate, West Gate, Front Gate (to the South), Back Gate (to the North). There had been here royal palace, private residents of feudal mandarins, warehouses and jails... Dien Khanh is one of the oldest citadels in the south of Vietnam and it is one of the precious vestiges for studying ancient citadels.





Dien Khanh Temple of Literature

Location: Dien Khanh Temple of Literature is located in Phu Loc Townlet, Dien Khanh District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: At the present, the Temple of Literature keeps only 2 steles aged by the 11th year of King Tu Duc which help us to further understand the history, the culture, the living style of Khanh Hoa people.





During the time of feudal Confucian tradition, high above there was Quoc Tu Giam (National Temple of Literature), under which were provincial Temples of Literature, where recorded the works of talented scholars. In 1803, King Gia Long announced a royal decree on building a Temple of Literature in Phu Loc Townlet, the district of Hoa Chau - nowadays is Dien Khanh District. Going through all changes of time, this Temple of Literature rehabilitated 4 times in 1892, 1904, 1941, and 1959 and has still been in its original architecture. At the present, the Temple of Literature keeps only 2 steles aged by the 11th year of King Tu Duc which help us to further understand the history, the culture, the living style of Khanh Hoa people, the completion of the Temple of Literature in 1854, and a introduction on the competition-examination success of local laureates, dignitaries, village notables, and students from the beginning of Nguyen Dynasty to Tu Duc Time. With such thickness of history, the Temple of Literature possesses a significant value of study, and tradition of respecting knowledge, which all enriches the nation's vestiges.






Institute of Oceanography

Location: Institute of Oceanography is located on an elevated land, at 1 Cau Da St., next to Cau Da Wharf, about 6km from the centre of Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Institute of Oceanography, which was established in 1923, was one of the first centres for scientific research in Vietnam.





Nha Trang is an excellent location for tropical oceanographic research because it is close to the ocean, of course, and the waters are deep. The Marine Animal Museum shows more than 20,000 sea and freshwater specimens, as well as living creatures that are kept in glass tanks.








Khanh Hoa Proymcial Museum

 Location: Khanh Hoa Provincial Museum is situated at 16 Tran Phu St., Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.

Characteristic: It preserves approximately 10,000 objects, more than 5,000 documents and pictures which are belong to the different periods of history.





Khanh Hoa Provincial Museum (Phu Khanh Provincial Museum in former) is established in Jun, 1979.
Among these are many precious objects. In the museum there are several symbol object collections such as: Stone Axes Collection; Stone Adornment Collection that belongs to the Con Hamlet Culture (3,500 years ago); Nha Trang Bronze Drum Collection (dated  back 2,000 years ago);  Champa Stone Carving  Collection (between the 9th century to the 14th century); Ancient Money Collection (between the 9th century to the 18th century); Commercial Ceramic Collection (between the 9th century to the 18th century); the collection of weapons in the war against French and American. 
The displaying system is on the themes: the ancient culture in Khanh Hoa; the revolutionary struggle traditions of the Khanh Hoa people and Khanh Hoa Party Committee; the life and the work of President Ho Chi Minh (1890-1969); the theme of Vietnamese Heroine Mothers of Khanh Hoa Province.
Every year, Khanh Hoa Provincial Museum receives more than 20,000 foreign and domestic visitors. At the same time, the museum is published several researching value works, such as a series research books: "Khanh Hoa - a cultural aspect of a region", "Con Hamlet Culture"...which were highly apprised by the domestic scientists.





Long Son Pagoda

Location: Long Son Pagoda is situated at the foot of Mount Trai Thuy at 22, 23/10 Street, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: The pagoda was first built on Mount Trai Thuy in 1886 and named Dang Long Pagoda. In 1900, the pagoda was damaged in a storm and was rebuilt down the mountain in its present location.





The Khanh Hoa Buddhist Studies Foundation originated here in 1936. The pagoda underwent further restorations in 1940, 1971, and 1975. There is a huge white statue of Sakyamuni Buddha sitting on a lotus pedestal, which erected in 1964-1965, 24m high not including its pedestal being 14m high.









Phu Cang Communal House

Location: Phu Cang Communal House is located on the territory of Van Phu Commune, Van Ninh District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Phu Cang Communal House is on an average 1,700sq.m large in of which the history inclined to the settlement of Viet group in the village since 17th - 18th centuries.




 The main house is 8m long, 9m wide dividing into 3 compartments, constructed by four-pillar architecture with 16 wooden pillars, rowed by 4 equivalently. The front door of the house was engraved with shapes of sacred creatures, sophisticated designs and three words "Phu Cang Dinh". The interior was decorated by rural furniture as common as in other communal houses. There have altars of the gods, of the Goddess Thien Y A Na, of Tran Duong - a Deputy General who grouped up people according to King Ham Nghi's appeal for French resistance in Khanh Hoa Province. Many honors and presents bestowed on Phu Cang Commune House during the war, among them are a supreme honor for the god of the commune (Call Thanh Hoang), an ancient bell and a command drum.






Po Nagar Cham Towers

Location: Po Nagar Cham is situated on Cu Lao marble hill, 2km north of Nha Trang, in Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Po Nagar Cham Towers were built between the 8th and 13th centuries. The largest of the four remaining towers was built in honour of the Goddess Po Nagar, also known as Lady Thien Y Ana or Lady Mother of the Kingdom.





She spent part of her life in teaching new weaving and agricultural techniques. The 22.5m tower contains her sandstone statue sitting cross-legged on lotus-shaped stone estrade. The statue is 2.6m high (including the Yoni-shaped stone pedestal). The statue has ten hands, eight of which each holding a specific object illustrating the intellect and power of her. The remaining towers were dedicated to different gods: the southeast tower, the northwest tower and the south tower. Not only are the towers famous for their architecture and sculpture, but they are also well-known for their great significance in history, nationalism, and archaeology. Standing on the top of the hill, one can admire the beautiful landscapes of the coastal region of Nha Trang.






Tran Quy Cap Temple

Location: Tran Quy Cap Temple is located in Dien Khanh Townlet, Dien Khanh District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: The temple was built on a land called Go Chet Chem - Hill of Head-cut (a name given after the death of Tran Quy Cap), which is by the bridge of Can River.





Tran Quy Cap was a strong-willed patriotic scholar in Duy Tan movement, who led local people in the resistance against French colony.









Cam Ranh Bay

Location: Cam Ranh Bay is in Cam Ranh Town, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Cam Ranh Bay is regarded as one of three ports that have the best natural condition in the world with closed-area of 60km² and the average deep of 18-20m.





Mountains are surrounding so that the territorial waters are out of winter. Cam Ranh takes only an hour to International Maritime Line by seagoing vessel(Haiphong is 18 hours). Trade port in Cam Ranh Bay is called Da Bac which is in Ba Ngoi Town, so it is also called Ba Ngoi Port.








Con Se Tre Tourist Site

Location: Opposite and 3km away from Nha Trang Coast, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Just 15 minutes by boat, you will be able to arrive at "Con Se Tre". From a stone island, now "Con Se Tre" was converted into one of the most poetic tourism resorts in Nha Trang City.





Tourists can find at Con Se Tre a lively image of old villages, which once and for all have appeared in our dreams today or your childhood in a peaceful space, clean seashore, poetic settings, traditional customs and perfect services.








Dai Lanh Beach

Location: Dai Lanh Beach is situated in Van Ninh District, 80km north of Nha Trang, close to the National Highway 1A.
Characteristic: Dai Lanh is one of the most beautiful beaches with wonderful nature: white and mostly sand along with casuarinas.





Long time ago, Dai Lanh Beach with beautiful nature had been ranked one of the famous landscapes in Vietnam. Dai Lanh Beach has calm, clear blue water as well as soft, white sand (offering safe swimming conditions). A fresh water source runs from the bottom of a mountain through the beach. Dai Lanh scenery had been carved on one of the Nine Urns which is standing in front of The Mieu yard in Hue by King Minh Mang. Dai Lanh Beach, visitors can travel to the fishing villages in Khai Luong and Dam Mon.







Doc Let Beach

Location: Doc Let Beach is situated on the Ninh Hoa coastal area, 50km north of Nha Trang.
Characteristic: It has long white sand dunes of tens meters high with pine trees separate the main land from the sea.





Overcome to sand dune, visitors will step on a very wonderful beach with fine sand and contemplate expanses of sand along the seaside of 10km long with pure blue clear sea-water and thousands of light waves inshore. Coming to Doc Let, visitors will have a chance to visit a fishing village, Hon Khoi salt-field, Hon Khoi Cement Factory, Heo Island- an old base with many glorious victories of people in Khanh Hoa through two wars against French and American.






Fairies' Stream

 Location: Fairies' Stream is located in the south of Dien Khanh District, more than 20km from Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: It current starts from Hon Ba Mountain, then flows down gorges, surrounding trees and crossing valleys; before flowing down to Suoi Cat Commune, the stream meets a natural dam and divides into two branches.





One goes to the north to the rice fields and another overflowing a hard rock, platform to the east, joining the Cai River. The charming scenery has given birth to many legends; fairies would leave Heaven to come bathing at the stream. Male deity played chess on stone blocks. Foot prints left by a giant who, in a moment of enchantment when seeing the fairies swimming, slipped and nearly fell down into the water.







Hon Chong (Chong Rocks)

Location: Hon Chong is located 3.5km from the centre of Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: It consists of massive rocks lying on top of one another.





Hon Chong is divided into two parts. One part is situated offshore and the other is in the sand dunes at the Cu Lao Fishing Hamlet. The offshore cluster includes layer after layer of massive rock emerging from the sea. These layers of rocks act as natural wave breakers.
The Hon Chong Promontory, located in the sand dunes, looks like the work of a giant, who carelessly put several massive rocks together. On one side of the rock, facing the sea, there is a deep handprint with the five fingers close together.







Hon Mun Island

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 other areas.





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.






Nha Phu Marsh

Location: Nha Phu Marsh is situated in Ninh Hoa District, about 15km away from Nha Trang Beach to the north, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: It has peaceful waves all year around. In the middle of the sea and blue and clear sky, the cluster of dreamlike islands looks like the sails to be filled with winds going offshore.





Lao and Thi Islands have become attractive ecotourism resorts for international and domestic tourists when visiting Tram Huong area. Lao Island is named "Monkey Island" because there are hundreds of monkeys living in flocks in the wild forest led by King and Queen monkeys and they are friendly with visitors. As coming to Lao Island, tourists can enjoy entertainments and recreational activities e.g. sea bathing, boat racing, horse riding, fishing, visiting in flowers, birds and golden fishes parks, especially circuit performances of elephants, bears, monkeys, dogs and cats. On Lao Island, there are guest houses and accommodation establishments available which bear in-depth traditional identities and unique characteristics of Vietnam. The Thi Island's wonderful natural landscapes are implied as a warm invitation to all visitors to come where green and wild natural forests still exist. There are some areas for breading ostriches, stags and deer.






Tam Island

Location: Tam Island is located in Vinh Nguyen Ward, to the south of Nha Trang Bay, 3 nautical miles from Nha Trang Port, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Tam Island offers many kinds of water sports such as jet skiing, boating, windsurfing, parachute pulling, adventure diving... Other than that, tourists can enjoy camp-fire nights on the fascinating island.





Carpeted with a green tropical forest throughout 4 seasons, the long sandy coastline winds like a mermaid exposing the smoothness of the Creator by thousands of pampering waves onto the shore all day and night. Underneath the uneven cliffs is the blue water as clear as crystal abounds with many kinds of coral reefs blooming in hundred-pink and thousand-purple colours, and hundreds of schools of fish swimming heartily here and there like visitors flocking to festivals. All seem to be fairy like and dreamlike. There are 200 nice and colourful camps on the island. When attending the camp-fire, visitors will drink can wine, eat baked-meat and sing all night.







Thap Ba Hot Spring Center

Location: Thap Ba Hot Spring Center is situated on 15 Ngoc Son Hamlet, Ngoc Hiep Ward, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province, from the north of Nha Trang City centre about 4km
Characteristic: In Vietnam, Thap Ba Hot Spring Center has honour of being the first place to exploit mineral mud for social health care, creating new leisure and recreation activities for Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa





Behind Ponaga Tower, Thap Ba Hot Spring Center covers an area of 3ha with many trees and flowers By good effect widely acclaimed, not only in community convalescence and relaxation but also in treatment of diseases: arthritis, muscular, joint rheumatism, and exterior nervous system. At present, Mineral mud bath is considered as one of the best natural therapy for health recovery and skin care in the world. The services in Thap Ba Hot Spring Center continuously renewed and upgraded to provide reasonable one for tourists. You can also choose for yourselves one of the best services such as: - V.I.P Spa - Tien Sa Mineral Bath - Special Mineral Mud Bath - Collective Mineral Mud Bath - Mineral Swimming-pool (warm and cool) - Hydrotherapy by hot spring - Mineral water-fall… Therefore, the brand of Thap Ba Hot Spring Center has been largely recognized and regarded as a reliable destination for tourists at Home and abroad when visiting Nha Trang City






Khanh Son Stone Instrument

Location: Khanh Son Stone Instrument is in Khanh Son District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Khanh Son Stone Instrument is a kind of the most primitive instrument of mankind.





Besides the discovery of the instrument, excavations and investigations also prove the presence of the signs of creating the instrument right at the place. And this instrument was created by the Raglay people. Khanh Son is mountain district of Khanh Hoa and is also the land of tales and legends with To Hap Valley full of glorious victories during the two wars of resistance against the French and the Americans. In recent years, this name has become known to the whole country and the world thanks to the discovery the "Stone musical instrument", a kind of the most primitive of mankind (discovered in February in Western Highlands by a French, Mr Condominas).






Ba Ho Spring

Location: Ba Ho Spring is located 25km north of Nha Trang, Ninh Hoa District, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: The spring has its source on the peak of the Hon Son Mountain, at an altitude of 660m.





The spring flows from the mountain to the sea, three times broadening its bed creating three lakes: Ho Nhat, Ho Nhi, Ho Ba. The natural landscape is of utmost interest, and it is a very attractive sight for tourism...








Vinpearl Land

Location: Located in the north of Hon Tre Island, about 4km off the coast of Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
Characteristic: Vinpearl Land is a unique destination and holiday experience, in front of white sand beaches and turquoise sea, backed to a range of hills and tropical greenery. It is an international-class 5-star entertainment-tourism complex with all modern comforts, offering a 5-star resort & spa, Sofitel Vinpearl Resort & Spa, the biggest amusement park in Viet Nam, Vinpearl Amusement Park.





From the Station of Vinpearl in Tran Phu Street, after just about few minutes traveling by speed motor-boat or ferry or more than 10 minutes enjoying Nha Trang’s panorama from Vinpearl cable-car system, the longest sea-crossing cableway in the world, visitors will be on Vinpearl Land - The Vietnamese Pearl. Visitors in Vinpearl Land will enjoy their stay in a 5-star hotel resort and spa. With hundreds of beautifully designed rooms, including a number of luxurious rooms and presidential suites, the resort can satisfy the most fastidious visitors by bringing them comfort, privacy, convenience, and perfect services. Vinpearl Resort and Spa has 700m long natural beach in Nha Trang and modern outdoor swimming pools covering an area of 5,700m2 (the largest one in the Southeast Asia) with lots of coconut trees, green grass, nice plants and trees. Besides, there are beauty and health care services in Viet Spa and other relaxing activities, tours in combination with sports for all ages. A diversified system of restaurants serves from typical Vietnamese to other Asian and European flavor. Vinpearl Amusement Park, an independent system but harmonious with Vinpearl Resort & Spa, covering an area of 200,000 m², offers a lot of modern and unique constructions to meet the needs of entertainment, relaxation and discovery. It can be compared with well-known entertainment parks in other countries in the region. Vinpearl Amusement Park includes large-scale constructions such as: - A Guinness-nominated 3,320 m sea-crossing Cable-car System; - A Shopping Mall of 6,000 m² area with uniquely designed stalls and pavilions; - Vinpearl Water Park of 60,000 m² area with exciting adventurous games; - Amphitheatre with over 5,000 seats; - Event Hall with a capacity of over 1,500 people equipped with modern audio and visual appliances; A great number of cultural-entertainment events have been held here, especially major Vietnam and World beauty contests such as Miss Vietnam, Miss World Vietnamese, Miss Earth, and Miss Universe; - Vinpearl Underwater World with nearly 300 species of sea animals and a 90m-length underwater path. Vinpearl Amusement Park has a lot of surprises during the visit. The park now uses package cards, which are the first to be used in Vietnam. With this card, visitors can use cable car or ferry to go to Vinpearl and back, play all kinds of indoor and outdoor games in the Amusement Park, Water Park unlimited times, and enjoy visiting wonderful Underwater World. Visit time: - From Monday to Thursday: 8h00 - 21h00. - From Friday to Sunday: 8h00 - 22h00