The city of Mui Ne located on the Southern region of Vietnam, is known around the world for its unparalleled scenic appeal. Adorned with picture perfect beaches, large lakes, mountains and Sand Dunes, Mui Ne certainly has it all. Book a resort in Mui Ne and take your time basking in each of these attractions. Absorb the culture, the quaint life style and the serenity of Mui Ne; a prologue of which you can experience in the Anantara Mui Ne Resort & Spa itself.
One of Mui Ne’s biggest attractions is its sand dunes. Giving it the rugged charm of the desert, the dunes of Mui Ne largely contribute to Mui Ne’s picture perfect reputation. There are 2 major dunes in Mui Ne; the Red Dunes and the White Dunes; the names of which are characterized by the color of the sand found in each location. The White Dunes occupy a much larger area than the red dunes and are far more impressive as well. In the heart of these dunes lies the famous Lake Bau Bau; commonly known as Lotus Lake. Adorned by thousands of breathtaking lotus flowers, the lotus lake perched in the heart of the desert makes one of the most picturesque sceneries.
The white Sand Dunes of Mui Ne came to life several centuries ago. Due to the presence of the lotus lake, these dunes are commonly known in Vietnam as Bau Trang which means ‘White Lake’. In addition to basking in the unparalleled scenery of Bau Trang, these Dunes make an excellent location for sand sports. Typical desert activities such as dune bashing and sledding are popular in the White Dunes. For decades the White Dunes have been the ultimate picnic spot in Mui Ne. So plan an early breakfast or tea time in Bau Tran and experience the epitome of relaxation.
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