There are many places that you can see without the need of a tour guidealmost a just a short walk or motorbike ride from the centre of town.

 

Chong Promontory Rock consists mainly of huge rocks lying on top of one another.
National Oceanography Institute is located at 1 Cau Da Street, on the way to Vinpearl land and near the Bao Dai Village.
Yersin Museum is located within the Pasteur Institute, at 4 Tran Phu Street.
Dam Market is the most popular and well known market in Nha Trang.
Xom Moi Markets are well- known as the market for the local people, thus, the price here seem to be easier to bargain than in Dam Market.
2/4 Square is located in the center of Nha Trang City, on Tran Phu Street and near the seaside.
The Night Markets are one of the most well known attractions in Nha Trang city.
Cultural Center is located on Tran Phu Street, opposite the 2/4 square. This is the major cultural center of Nha Trang, and it is normally host to the big events. Many plays and musical events are held outside here on the steps.