Binh Thuan

Area:  7,813.7 sq. km.
Population: 1,215.2 thousand habitants (2015).
Capital: Phan Thiet City.
Administrative divisions:
- Town: La Gi.
- Districts (8):Tuy Phong, Bac Binh, Ham Thuan Bac, Ham Thuan Nam, Ham Tan, Duc Linh, Tanh Linh, Phu Quy.

Ethnic groups:Viet (Kinh), Cham, Hoa, Co Ho, Ra Glai.

GEOGRAPHY

Binh Thuan Province is located on coast of South Central Viet Nam. It shares its border with Ninh Thuan Province to the north-east, Lam Dong Province to the north, Dong Nai Province to the west, Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province to the south-west, East Sea to the east and south-east.

Binh Thuan has three types of topography: mountainous, plain and coastal. The coast longs over 192km with many capes: La Gan, Mui Nho, Mui Rom, Mui Ne, Ke Ga. They create good seaports: La Gan - Phan Ri, Mui Ne - Phan Thiet, La Gi. The Phu Quy District offshore links mainland to Truong Sa Island. The main rivers run through the province are La Ga, Quao, Cong, Dinh.

Climate: The province lies in the monsoon tropical area with two distinct seasons. The rainy season: from May to October and the dry season: from November to April following year. The average annual temperature varies between 27oC and the yearly rainfall is 800mm - 1,500mm.


TOURISM AND ECONOMY

Binh Thuan has many forests so that wood, cashew nut processing and handicraft are strong point of province. The long coast-side is convenient for sea economy such as fish catching, salt and fish sauce processing, frozen seafood.

Binh Thuan attracts tourists by lovely landscapes. The mountains lie from west to east and reach beautiful beaches. Famous tourist sites include Phan Thiet, Mui Ne, Doi Duong and Ham Tan.

Coming to there, tourists are able to have leisure activities as swimming, fishing, climbing, yachting, golf playing in many beaches and resorts such as Vinh Hao - Tuy Phong, Hon Rom, Novotel Ocean Dunes, Malibu, Palmira resorts... Apart of that, there are many great architectural sites such as Po Sha Inu Tower, Ta Cu Mountain, Hang Pagoda, Cham Royal Family Collection etc.

 

Mui Ne Beach, Binh Thuan Province


ETHNIC GROUPS

Binh Thuan has a diversified culture of 30 ethnic groups. The stamp of Sa Huynh and Cham ancient cultures have been preserved include clothes, musical instruments, dances, and singings. The ancient architecture, archaeological relics, historic vestiges, traditional festivals of Viet, Cham are together for making the special culture of Binh Thuan.
 

TRANSPORTATION

Phan Thiet is 147km from Phan Rang - Thap Cham, 198km from Ho Chi Minh City, 165km from Da Lat and  250km from Nha Trang. The National Road N°. 1 passes through Phan Thiet.

Train: The Reunification Expresstrains between Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City stops at Muong Man Railway Station. There is also the local train from Phan Thiet to Ho Chi Minh City (1 trip per day).

 

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NEARBY DESTINATIONS
Mui Ne Beach

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Ta Cu Pagoda

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Hon Rom

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Phan Thiet City

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WHERE TO STAY
Ocean Star Resort

Add: 22 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 736/ 3847 738

Truong Thinh Hotel

Add: 26-28 Tuyen Quang St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3834 567

Malibu Resort

Add: 7 Nguyen Huu Tho St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3849 669/ 3849 770

Mui Ne Paradise Resort

Add: 130C Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 831

Coco Beach Resort

Add: 58 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 111/ 3847 112

Doi Duong Hotel

Add: 209 Le Loi St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3821 579/ 3821 540

Pandanus Resort

Add: Quarter 5, Mui Ne Ward, Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3849 849

Ananda Resort

Add: 48 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 692

Dynasty Resort

Add: 140A Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 816

Romana Resort & Spa

Add: Km 8, Nguyen Thong St., Phu Hai Ward, Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 289

Cong Nhi Hotel

Add: 76 Tuyen Quang St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3829 333

Hai Au Mui Ne Beach Resort & Spa

Add: 32 Huynh Thuc Khang St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 363/ 3847 557

Saigon Mui Ne Resort

Add: 56-97 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 303/ 3847 302

Sunsea Resort

Add: 50 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 700

Ocean Dunes Resort

Add: 1 Ton Duc Thang St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3822 393

Swiss Village Resort

Add: 44 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 399/ 3847 480

Bao Quynh Bungalow

Add: 26 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 007

Nhat Linh Hotel

Add: 145 Le Loi St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3831 141

Palmira Beach Resort

Add: 14 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 004/ 3847 383

Poshanu Resort

Add: Quarter 5, Phu Hai Ward, Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3812 233

WHERE TO EAT
Binh Minh Restaurant

Add: 211 Le Loi St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3823 621

Cay Bang Restaurant

Add: 2 - 4 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 418/ 3847 009

Champa (Coco Beach Resort) Restaurant

Add: 58 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 111

Doi Duong Restaurant

Add: 209 Le Loi St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3821 540

Suoi Cat Restaurant

Add: 383 Tran Quy Cap - Tien Loi, Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3721 099

Song Bien Restaurant

Add: 162 Le Loi St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3829 869

Tam Sai Gon Restaurant

Add: 2 Ly Tu Trong St, Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 2500 153/ 0918022023

Cocinelle Restaurant

Add: Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 243

Bien Xanh Restaurant

Add: 54 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 322

Deja Vu Restaurant

Add: 21 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 160

Vietnam Home Restaurant

Add: 125A Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 687

Palmira Restaurant

Add: 3 Hamlet, Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 004

Anh Duong Restaurant

Add: Anh Duong Resort, Thuan Quy Commune, Ham Thuan Nam Dist.

Tel: (84-252) 3683 052

Geneva Restaurant

Add: Phu Hai Resort (Km8 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St.), Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 342

Good Morning Restaurant

Add: 57A Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 585

Hoa Vien Restaurant

Add: 2A Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3741 383

Nam Meo Restaurant

Add: 59 Luong Ngoc Quyen St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3828 501

Lang Tre Restaurant

Add: 38 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3847 007

Lucky Boy's Restaurant

Add: 20 Huynh Thuc Khang St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3743 691

Nam Thanh Lau Restaurant

Add: 50 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St., Phan Thiet City

Tel: (84-252) 3816 999