Mui Ne beach is a tropical beach, around 20Km from Phat Thiet city which is famous for its strong sea breezes, fishing villages and especially the beautiful sand dunes. Best time to visit to Mui Ne is from December to May with average temperature of 27 degree C, hot weather and dry season. The best way to travel to Mui Ne is by car with driving distance of around 5 hours on beautiful roads and we will stop on the way to visit some dragon fruit gardens – a Vietnam specialty. Besides being an attractive destination for windsurfing, kite-surfing, sailing and other water sports, Mui Ne is a worth place for any Vietnam photography tour. As below, you can see a list of best photogenic sites in Mui Ne:
1/ Early morning seafood market: This chaos market provides simple but interesting daily life trading activities of local fishermen. You will surely see fishing nets full of seafood, buckets overflowing with fish, shells strewn everywhere, boisterous conversation, and plenty of photo-opportunities.
2/ Fishing village: It is a colorful fishing village where you can see the local fishermen get their catch to the shore, their wives and family members sorting out the catch and sell it to the local traders, restaurants owners…
3/ Fish sauce factories: Mui Ne is very well-known for its fish sauce where you can see mind-fermented fish in hug vats as well as the whole process of making fish sauce.
4/ Fairy Stream: It is tucked between beaches and fishing village and surrounded by amazing limestone formations. You will be surprised by the colorful limestone formations, warm water, green trees before reaching to a waterfall.
5/ Sunrise and sunset to sand dunes: White and red sand dunes are very famous in Mui Ne where you can take amazing shots of the magical sunrise and sunsets slipping on the sand. If you don’t have time to venture out to the White Sand Dunes, the Red ones are just a couple of kilometers from the centre and can be reached on foot as well.