Top things to do

Top Choice International in Mui Ne


This outstanding hotel restaurant is the most atmospheric place in town. It's particularly romantic at night, with tables set around the shore-side pool or in the elegant dining rooms. Wait staff are knowledgeable, …
Top Choice Bar in Mui Ne


A mighty fine bar with a prime beach location, daybeds for lounging, DJs on weekends and regular movie nights. Staff are very friendly and there's a full menu too.
Beach in Mui Ne

Sand Dunes

Mui Ne is famous for its enormous red and white sand dunes. The 'red dunes' (doi hong) are convenient to Hai Long, but the 'white dunes' (doi cat trang) 24km northeast are the more impressive – the near-constant oce…
Vegetarian in Mui Ne

Com Chay Vi Dieu

This simple roadside place scores strongly for inexpensive Vietnamese vegetarian dishes, and serves great smoothies (20,000d). It's opposite the Eiffel Tower of the Little Paris resort. No English is spoken but you …
Middle Eastern in Mui Ne


A kind of kebab shack par excellence. Come here for inexpensive shawarma and shish kebabs and other Med favourites such as Greek salad. Very inexpensive and portions are generous; opens late.
Hindu Site in Mui Ne

Po Shanu Cham Towers

West of Mui Ne, the Po Shanu Cham towers occupy a hill near Phan Thiet, with sweeping views of the town and a cemetery filled with candy-like tombstones. Dating from the 9th century, this complex consists of the rui…
River in Mui Ne

Fairy Spring

This stream flows through a patch of dunes with interesting sand and rock formations. It’s a beautiful walk wading up the stream from the sea to its source, a spring. You can do the trek barefoot, but if you’re head…
Bar in Mui Ne

Joe’s Café

If bangin' techno is not your bag, Joe's is worth a try with live music (every night at 7.30pm) and a pub-like vibe. During the day it's a good place to hang too, with a sociable bar area, lots of drinks specials an…
Indian in Mui Ne


Excellent, authentic Indian restaurant with a wide selection of dishes from the subcontinent, including plenty of choice for vegetarians (including a generous thali). The garlic naan really is to savour.
Bar in Mui Ne

Dragon Beach

Western and local DJs play EDM, bass, house and techno at this shore-side bar-club. There's a chill-out deck with cushions to one side and shishas for puffing. Happy hour is 8pm to 10pm.