Phan Thiet is the main
city of Binh Thuan province, Phan Thiet has a long coastline with a
hot, mainly dry climate and average temperatures of a little more than
27 degrees. The population includes descendants of the Cham, who ruled
the area until 1692. Phan Thiet is famed throughout the country for is
fish sauce Vietnam's leading brand.
DUC THANH SCHOOL
Where President Ho Chi Minh taught in 1910 -1911 before he left for
Saigon. The school was transformed into a museum to display exhibits
about President Ho Chi Minh's revolutionary ideas and life.
PO SHA NU TOWER
An ancient site now recognised as the crowning glory of Cham
architecture. The complex lies on a hill 6km north-east of Phan Thiet,
and has three tower still standing and ruins of many more.
New resort just opened in an outstanding beauty spot.
CAPE MUI NE
A glorious 21 sq km of deserted beach and towering coconut palms. The
palm eventually gives way to a sea of rolling red sand dunes. Don't
forget your camera: the blue water, golden sand and reed dunes are a
PHU QUY ISLAND
A favourite spot for ecotours with a long white sandy beach and nine
small offshore islands.