Mui Ne Bay

Continent
Asia
Country
Vietnam
Next Big City
Ho Chi Min City (Saigon)
Next Town
Phan Thiet, Mui Ne
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, School, Shop, Rental, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Dry season: nice (5-8ft), rolling swell from the East, Northeast. Heading almost directly into the swell on starboard tack. The swell can translate into a difficult shore break when the tide is up. Choppy water when windy (no reef).

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Tidal
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
None

It is clean sand. At high tide some spots can be difficult to launch but you can find a safe place within a short walk. Sandy beach that stretches for about 15 km between the town of Phan Tiet and the village of Mui Nei. Further north beyond Mui Nei many more uninhabited sandy beaches.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal
Best Direction:
NE, SE
Main Direction:
NE, SE

Wind is usually Northeastern. During the rest of the year 10-15 knots some time up to 20 knots sideonshore Southeastern wind. Wind can be quite gusty and water choppy.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

Fly to Saigon/Ho Chi Min, 220 km northeast from Saigon. Arrival with tourist bus leaving from Pham Ngu Lao Backpacker's Street, 2-3 times a day. 6 hours by bus, 5 hours by car transport that can be organized by the different resorts operating in Mui Ne.

Extra information

Rules
None

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Nightlife

Fun nightlife.