Mui Ne is a coastal resort town in South East Vietnam, 4 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh City. Easiest way to get there is to fly to Ho Chi Minh City and grab an open tourist bus for $6 USD or a taxi for $70-100 USD. Our friends at Asia Travel Exclusives had a chance to explore and find some of the cooler things to do in Nge Mui, Vietnam.
Mui Ne is a coastal resort town in South East Vietnam, a mere 4 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh City. The town is close to the city of Phan Thiet, both of which are in Binh Tuan Province. Mui Ne has many resorts on the beach, as well as restaurants, bars and cafes.
1. Enjoying the Sun, Sand and Sea
The beaches at Mui Ne is one of the Vietnam’s best kept secrets. Be one of the first to experience the country’s resorts, which are just a stone’s throw away from Ho Chi Minh City. These are poised to rival the more renowned beach destinations in South East Asia.
2. Sand Dunes of Mui Ne
This is definitely a side of Vietnam that is unknown to almost all overseas tourists. A hightlight to your trip to Mui Ne, the sand dunes are definitely a highlight not be missed, when visiting the province of Phan Thiet. Like a mini Sahara desert of sorts, the best way to explore them is via a quad bike or a 4-wheel drive.
3. Fairy Spring
Located close to the famous sand dunes of Mui Ne, the spring flows through sand dunes and rock formations. The stream leads from the sea through to its source near the dunes.
4. Kite and Wind Surfing
For the adventurous, Mui Ne is one of the best spots for Kite and Wind Surfing not only Vietnam, but across South East Asia with its strong winds. There are many schools along the beach to teach beginners the basics before they embark on the time of their lives.
For those into golfing holidays, Sea Links Golf & Country Club is one of Vietnam’s top golf courses. The first links golf course in Vietnam, Sea Links Golf & Country Club is situated on a cliff and sandy dunes, built on a 134 hectare area, 60 metres above sea level an
d with some amazing views of the ocean below. Designed by golfing legend, Nick Faldo, The course has been voted as ‘Viet Nam’s Best and Most Challenging Golf Course’, by Viet Nam Golf Magazine in 2009.
Visitors to Mui Ne can choose from a wide rage of international standard accommodation options. These range include Sea Links Beach Hotel or for more exclusivity, the Sea Links Beach Villas. Feel free to browse these hotels on Agoda.