Just when you think you know every incredible corner of the Earth and have already made your final list of top places you should definitely visit one day – something like Mui Ne comes up as a recommendation. Now, should you take the time to do a little research on this place and consider it as an upcoming trip? Well, let us help you with that. Let us give you the pleasure of entering the world of an extravagant Vietnamese city that will certainly surprise you. Are you ready for it?
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Travel to Vietnam to explore the city of Mui Ne
Having such an interesting and at the same time rare name, it is normal that you might not have heard of it in your life. But it’s definitely a destination you have to remember. Depending on the place where you live, it may not be too convincing to travel to this part of the world, but believe this – once you visit this gorgeous city of Vietnam, you will know that it is worth the trip.
Where is Mui Ne?
Knowing that this city is in Vietnam is, of course, not enough. What will attract you even more, is that Mui Ne lies along the South China Sea, on the coast of Southeast Vietnam. It is famous as a coastal fishing town, which has a population of approximately 25,000 people and since the mid-1990’s it is known as a resort town. Apart from the spectacular natural appeal this city has, it is known to have become a resort destination for a concrete reason, and that is because of the massive visit of the area by people desiring to gaze at the solar eclipse which happened on October 24, 1995. However, this is not the only reason people were rushing and still are traveling long ways to see Mui Ne. This incredible town has so much to offer you, and you’ll be amazed by the diversity in landscapes you’ll encounter.
Exceptional landscape and charming beaches
Since the whole city lies mainly along the coast, you can expect to see a lot of stunning views combined with the South China Sea. For some people, the best thing about this town is the soft sand dunes, which are quite typical for this area. The sand dunes are also important in that they help protect the characteristic microclimate, affecting and resulting in rare occurrence of rain.
One of the places you must visit in this town is called the Fairy Stream, a place where nature combines its marvelous features and creates a lovely palette of vivid colors. Roll up your pants and take a stroll down the Fairy Stream, be a witness of the spectacular combination of red sand dunes and the fast river flowing by. For another unusual sight, go to the harbor and breathe in the beauty of the perfect landscape, created by the sun falling down above the numerous fishing boats, letting you worship its fascinating reflection into the sea.
If you feel like visiting a beautiful beach, then you won’t probably make a mistake with whatever you choose as the beaches of Mui Ne are extraordinary. However, for the complete pleasure of having some fun under the warm sun, make sure to visit Bai Da Ong Dia Beach and enjoy its lovely white sand under your feet. Another one that’s close and easily accessible is Bien Dua, a glorious place to feel like in a fairytale. However, once you decide on going there do make sure that the beaches you want to visit are still functioning, since the beaches in this town face a problem of coastal erosion, having made some of them entirely unavailable.
Stay in a resort
The best thing to do for yourself while visiting Mui Ne is to book some of the mind-blowing resorts located there. Are you interested in spending a few days feeling like you’re in paradise? Just check out some of the various spacious resorts, offering all kinds of facilities and ways of having the ultimate fun in Vietnam. Most of the resorts are on the beach, and they have big palm trees and huge pools that will certainly leave you speechless. You might like it so much that you might even forget about leaving the resort and visiting the other parts of the town.
What to do in Mui Ne?
Apart from a quality day spent sightseeing and worshiping the charm of the city, you should be aware of the other possibilities this town offers. For example, if you get tired of gazing at the colorful landscapes from the ground then you can always take a boat tour that will even take you beyond your own reach. For those looking for a gastronomical experience, try wine tasting and eating some of the delicious Vietnamese specialties, like Goi Cuon, Banh Mi, Banh Xeo, Bun Cha, Cao Lau, Mi Quang and others.
Adrenaline capital of Vietnam
Now that you know where to go and what to see and do, we find that it is time to inform the adrenaline seekers how they can have fun in the city. Because of the excellent conditions for various water sports, Mui Ne was entitled to be the adrenaline capital of Vietnam, offering plenty of ways to “get crazy”. In the period between August and December, there are incredible waves that are ideal for excitement-seeking surfers. Windsurfers also find Mui Ne to be their paradise since the combination of waves and wind is perfect for their favorite hobby. Other than that, once you approach a beach, you will find the vast majority there to be kitesurfing. You can always try to do this, but if you’re not into getting physical, then you can always sit back and enjoy the colorful kites in the sky.
Ready for this new adventure? Tell us what you think and if you would go that far to visit an incredible town in Vietnam. At least you know you won’t see anyone familiar there, and you’ll be having a lot of fun, so that makes it an excellent getaway!