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Red Sand Dunes

Address: Mui Ne, Phan Thiet, Vietnam
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Ranked #4 of 5 Attractions in Mui Ne
Type: Geologic Formations, Outdoors
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Memphis, TN
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103 reviews 103 reviews
23 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Visited the red sand dunes after the white sand dunes. The local kids rented us sleds for about $1 USD. They also took us up the dunes and helped us sled down the dunes several times, and they took pictures with our camera. It was good exercise climbing up the dunes several times. The dunes aren’t that steep, but the... More

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Good for picture stop but for nothing else. You can do there "sandboarding" but its not necessary in my opinion. You can do it better on other places.

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Canandaigua, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The red sand dunes are smaller and not as clean as the white sand dunes, but it is closer to the main tourist area and has the red sand that makes you feel like you're in the actual desert. If you plan on coming here, do yourself a favor and come early. The sunrise is beautiful over the hills and... More

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Otley West Yorkshire
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Was part of a tour and we stopped and got pestered to hire a plastic mat to slide down the dunes. The dunes weren't that huge so didn't bother. We were there for about half hour which was long enough. Would have been better if it wasn't covered in litter.

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Dalat, Vietnam
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a small dune and boring, you can skip this place for white sand dunes, it will be nicer & fabulous

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England
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We went here around 5.30pm to watch the sunset and it was beautiful and we got some great pictures. Not too far from the centre of mui ne so worth going at this time just to see the sand light up as the sun goes down.

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melbourne, australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Not quite as impressive as the white sand dunes but still worth a visit. They are closer to Mui Ne tourist strip than the white sand dunes and both areas can easily be accessed in half a day. Consider visiting the fairy meadow as well.

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Mui Ne, Vietnam
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

You cannot compare this place to the white dunes. It is just a cheap attracion for bored people. Just pass this place and go to the white dunes, which are really amazing!

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Oslo, Norway
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62 reviews 62 reviews
12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The white sand dunes are much better if you have to choose. But the red sand dunes can be a ok place to stop by a short while. You can meet kids that want to rent out plastic covers that one can slide on.

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York, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

It's fine. You get a bit ambushed by children to buy sheets of plastic to slide down the dunes. A lad even opened the door or our car to get to us. Feels like you're on a movie set or something as it seems so out of place!

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