Excursion to Red Sand Dune and small Sahara from Nha Trang

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What To Expect

Do you know that there are deserts in Vietnam? If no, you will change your mind when visit all destinations of this tour. Ninh Thuan not only has desert but also deserts with different sand colors. You also have memorable experience with a unique stream and fishing village.



  • Explore “Small Sahara desert” at Vietnam with endless sand dunes 
  • Observe local people’s life through Fishing Village Mui Ne 
  • Be relaxing by walking on unique Fairy Stream 
  • Feel the wind in your hair with interesting games at Red Sand Dune 
  • Convenient pickup and drop-off service from Nha Trang city center 

Brief Itinerary 

6.45 – 7.30: Pick up at hotel lobby in Nha Trang city center or the meeting point to go to Mui Ne. 

10.30: Arrive to Bau Trang. Admire the desert’s beauty in Vietnam.  

You can take some games like driving jeep or ATV car (your own expenses). 

11.30 AM: Enjoy the lunch with Vietnamese dishes in a local restaurant. 

13:00 PM: Move to Fishing Village Mui Ne to know how the exact life of fishing villagers look like as well as immerse yourself in that atmosphere. 

Discover thousands of stalactites with different shapes along of Fairy Stream. 

Make fun with joining games on Red Sand Dune. 

15.00 PM: Tour ends. Come back to your departure point. 


We will pick you up at Nha Trang city center and go to Mui Ne for starting the tour. The first destination is Bau Trang, a big fresh lake is located at Ninh Thuan province. It includes 2 lakes are Bau Ong (Mr. Lake) and Bau Ba (Mrs. Lake). If you come here in summer, you can have opportunity to observing lakes covered with lotus. Moreover, it is known as “Small Sahara desert” of Vietnam because of large sand dunes. Taking a walk around Bau Trang, you can free your mind and keep those peaceful sceneries through pictures.
You can choose to be relax by yourself or join interesting games here such as renting a boat to the lake, motorbike and terrain vehicle.

After discovering Bau Trang, you will move to the local restaurant to enjoy the lunch to get energy. The menu includes steamed shrimp, braised fish, steamed snail or grilled snail, fried rib, fried squid, soup, rice, coconut water. You are going to Fishing Village Mui Ne which is located along the coast about 1000m. It’s a parking of pretty amount of small boats. You can feel overwhelmed with hundreds of boats to head for the open sea in the morning.

Besides that, you can learn what fisher village life looks likes. When you see the difficulties of fisher’s work, you maybe feel more satisfied with seafood dishes. If you have more time, you can visit a local market near there with fresh seafood such as squid, fish, shrimp, crab, etc as fisher’s achievement.

You will continue the tour with Fairy Stream, an unique stream with red color water. Red water is caused by influencing of red sand dunes. The stream’s water level is about ankle-deep for the most part so you can walk with barefoot without thinking so much. This a great way to relieve stress and anxiety. Along to the stream, many limestone particles in different shapes which makes a memorable scenery for Fairy Stream.

The last destination of the tour is Red Sand Dune. Sand usually looks white but come here, you will see sand with red color. Although Red Sand Dune isn’t high as Bau Trang, continuous sand dunes will attract you by its own beauty. Impact of the sunlight, the color of sand can change constantly from yellow to white and red. Here is an ideal place to have fun with skateboard on sand. In the first time, you can feel scared but after few times, you must find interesting.

Take you back to hotel. Our guide will say goodbye to you.


  • Pick-up and drop-off from your hotel in Nha Trang center by bus; 
  • English speaking guide; 
  • Transportation in tour; 
  • Mineral water; 
  • Lunch; 
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing ticket. 


  • Tips, personal expense and others not included in the package;  
  • Other activities (rent skateboard, motorbike, etc.) 

Please Note

  • Just provide free transfer service in Nha Trang center. If you stay outside Nha Trang city center, 
    there will be transferred round trip surcharge which depends on your hotel location or you will go to the meeting point and will be directly informed you before travel date; 
    Hotel pick up time will be varied from 6.45 - 7.30 AM. We will inform you the exact time as receiving your hotel address. The pickup time depends on traffic jam, weather and other customers in group tour. Therefore, the driver and tour guide take time to collect all customers. If they come late, we hope that you can sympathize for this inconvenience and patiently wait them;   
  • You should bring hat, sun cream, sunglasses, and cash;   
  • Timeline of activities can be changed depending on traffic, weather or other factors;   
  • The price is not applied in holidays. 

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