Doi Duong Beach
2km northeast from Ham Tan - Lagi, Mui Ne, Phan Thiet, VietnamPrices
The largest tourist attraction of Mui Ne is undoubtedly its beaches, such as the famous beach of Mui Ne called Rang Beach (Bai Rang), but you can also find other beaches such as the Doi Duong Beach southwest of Phan Thiet.
Doi Duong beach is a lovely beach on the edge of Phan Thiet City. There is a wonderful cluster of local Vietnamese cafes, and several resorts, including the Novotel and Dunes Golf Club. It is a popular spot for lovers to sit in the evenings.
Doi Duong beach located in the heart of Phan Thiet - 2km northeast from Ham Tan - Lagi. Doi Duong beach with white sand beaches and hills interspersed slant distance to the sea. Sea shallow, fine sand, sea calm, blue water, the natural environment here is very fresh.
If Ham Tien - Mui Ne is a private beach of the resort just for their guests, the Doi Duong is a public beach for the public.
The reason is called "Doi Duong" because it used to, this place is a large area trees planted fern trees to prevent wind. However, the current area planted fern has shrunk so much, by the construction (hotels, restaurants, cafes ...). Nowaday, Doi Duong beach is just a place historical tourism of Phan Thiet.
However, Doi Duong remains a beautiful beach and has become a popular tourist destination city of Phan Thiet. Here, along the coast is a series of coffee shops under the tree fern, sitting here enjoy coffee in the afternoon, people feel comfortable with the sea breeze and ocean air.
Attached to the history of development of Phan Thiet and its locals, Doi Duong beach is an indespensable part of the city. It’s not only the favourite beach of local residents but also an attractive destination to tourists.
Located next to the busy city center, Doi Duong beach is a quiet place with gentle beauty. Every sunrise or sunset, a lot of locals and tourists come here to look for relaxing moments with murmuring endless waves, to romp in cool blue waters, to exercise, to catch fish, ect. With a long sandy coast and blue water, Doi Duong is a great choice for swimming in the sea.
There are a large green park (named Doi Duong park) right next to the beach. It is covered by verdant casuarina trees. When the wind blows from the ocean, these trees become giant violins resounding melodious symphony. Tourists and local people can set up interesting picnics here. Just spread out your canvas sheets and enjoy your time eating, relaxing, talking. Besides, for young visitors going in big groups, there are surely enough space to organize group games. Since the beach is long and safe, many locals, especially young boys, come here regularly to play football, voleyball or just simply to frolic with the sea waves and visitors can ask to join them.
Opposite Doi Duong Beach are many modern, luxurious and comfortable accommodations, seafood restaurants and entertainment areas. All are waiting to serve their customers. If staying there, tourists can easily make a city tour to famous attractions of Phan Thiet like Van Thuy Tu (a whale temple), Duc Thanh School – Ho Chi Minh Museum (Binh Thuan branch), Po Sah Inu Cham tower… Besides, this place is really close to big supper-markets so it’s just a piece of cake to go there and buy food, clothes, souvenirs, etc.
With green airy space, gentle beauty, available accommodations and attractive activities, Doi Duong is not only a place to come and relax but also a place to stay and enjoy unforgettable moments with family and friends.
How to get Doi Duong beach?
From the city center towards Nguyen Tat Thanh boulevard, if you walk straight ahead about 1 km, you will see Doi Duong beach.