VietnamSurprise – To avoid accidents and to protect the safety of tourists as well as preserving the image and brand of Khanh Hoa’s tourism, foreign tourists will be asked driving license when rent motorcycles for traveling.
In recent years, the motorcycle for rent services for foreigners has been flourishing in Nha Trang City. With only VND 100,000 ($5) per day, tourists can easily rent a bike to drive around in the city center without driving license. There are some streets in Nha Trang city with lot of motorbike for rent shops such as Tran Quang Khai, Tran Phu, Hung Vuong and Nguyen Thien Thuat.
Regarding to Mr. Tuyen, director of the Khanh Hoa Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism: All most foreign tourists do not have a driving license! However, they are not familiar with the traffic and the area of Vietnam, causing some pretty serious accidents.
Therefore, The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Khanh Hoa Province has asked to issue regulations for not allowing foreign tourists rent motorbikes if they do not provide a valid driving license.