Phan Thiet, 198km north of HCM City, is home to one of the best stretches of beach in the country.
Phan Thiet is classic example of a resort which has retained its fishing village culture. The town itself has remained untouched by tourism, while a collection of excellent resorts have opened along the coast on the Mui Ne Peninsula. Well spaced and sensitively constructed, these resorts offer everything that a visitor could want from a beach destination. Visitors may visit the19th–century Duc Thanh School and spectacular Mui Ne sand dunes where sand, sea, sky and sun meet. Visitors can spend the days lazing on the endless white sands, frolicking about in azure waters, playing water sports, golfing and enjoying delicious Vietnamese food.
Location: Ta Cu Pagoda is located in Ta Cu Mountain, Tan Lap Village, Ham Thuan Nam District.
Characteristics: Ta Cu Pagoda, also called Linh Son Truong Tho Pagoda Ta Cu Pagoda, also called Linh Son Truong Tho Pagoda, is located in Ta Cu Mountain, at 400 meters above sea level. Ta Cu Mountain (649 meters above sea level) is located in Tan Lap Village, Ham Thuan Nam District, 30 kilometers south of Phan Thiet. Behind the pagoda is the Lying Sakiyamuni Buddha, a 49 meter concrete Buddha. Here, the scenery is enchanting with a long coast, diverse rocks, and surrounding forest, which make Ta Cu Pagoda appear great and imposing.
Location: Going from Phan Thiet to Mui Ne for 22 km, then for more 4 km along the seashore tourists will set foot in the Hon Rom resort.
Characteristics: The beach is clean and beautiful with clear blue water.
Going from Phan Thiet to Mui Ne for 22 km, then for more 4 km along the seashore tourists will set foot in the Hon Rom resort.The beach is clean and beautiful with clear blue water. Calm winds sing lullabies unceasingly under cool shadows of coconuts trees sagging under the weight of their fruit. White sand dunes follow the yellow ones. All set up a wild attraction, inviting tourists to this well-known field resort.
Location: 24 km North-East of the town of Phan Thiet.
Characteristics: It is a fishing village as well as a familiar tourism area in Binh Thuan Province.
Mui Ne is located 24 km North-East of the town of Phan Thiet. It is a fishing village as well as a familiar tourism area in Binh Thuan Province. It is found on Highway No. 706, and features sweeping sand dunes and beautiful rows of palm trees. The beach is shallow and sloped, the water is clean and blue and the sun rarely hides behind clouds. There are desolate and primeval beaches that have never witnessed human exploitation as well as imposing landscapes. There is also Doi Cat (Sand Hill), which has long been a creative subject of artistic photographs and paintings. Besides beaches and sand dunes, there are also beautiful landscapes such as Suoi Tien (Fairy Spring), the Ong Hoang Building and the Poshanu Cham Tower. Mui Ne has long been considered the "Hawaii" of Vietnam. It boasts shady roads under coconut trees, a beautiful beach and cliffs battered by the waves of the sea. The typical scenery of Mui Ne lies in the moving lines of golden sand caused by the wind and when they are seen from afar they look like moving waves. The scenery looks more fascinating at dawn, when young Cham girls in green dresses go to work. That's why no photographer fails to visit this area .Mui Ne is an ideal place for rest and relaxation. Visitors can certainly enjoy swimming in the blue water of the sea, climbing the sand dunes or relaxing by a swimming pool. In fact this oasis entertainment people of all ages, and furthermore, provides an endless inspiration to the artists' creation.