Located in Binh Thuan Province, Phan Thiet is 200km from Saigon. Phan Thiet serves as a popular sanctuary for many visitors who stay for the weekend to trade the stress and commerce of the city with the calm of a hotel on the beach and delicious seafood. It is certain that Phan Thiet will further grow in line with the country's overall tourism development. Tourists will enjoy visiting the Khmer style temples and palaces, while Vietnamese style pagodas can also be admired.
At the end of the peninsula near to the fishing village are some enormous sand dunes that look as if they belong in the Sahara rather than southern Vietnam. For golfers Phan Thiet offers one of the best links golf courses in the region.
Phan Thiet is traditionally known for its “nuoc mam” (fish sauce) and producing 16 to 17 million liters per year.
There is nearby famous beach. That is Mui Ne which is a coastal resort town in the Binh Thuan Province of southeastern Vietnam. T he town is close to the city of Phan Thiet. Mui Ne is famous for its enormous sand dunes and rock formations, there are many resorts on the beach, as well as restaurants, bars and cafes. Mui Ne Beach is a popular tropical beach. Strong sea breezes make it very popular for kite-surfing and windsurfing. The tourist season is from December to May. The average temperature is 27°C, and the climate is hot and dry for most of the year. Mui Ne is more relaxed and laid back and offers a peaceful change of pace, a quiet lovely stretch of white sand with swaying palm trees.