Bau Trang sand dunes - 'sub-Saharan desert' in Binh Thuan

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Bau Trang, also known as Bau Sen - Mui Ne white sand dunes, is about 65km northeast of Phan Thiet, Bau Trang is located in Hoa Thang Commune, Bac Binh District. To Bau Trang, visitors can go by two routes: take the car from the center of Mui Ne to Hon Rom then continue for 12km or from National Highway 1A to Luong Son town, with a fork, turn right to go about 18km is to arrive. If you travel in the direction of Mui Ne - Hon Rom, you can drive the car to Mui Ne, through Mui Ne market, keep running along the Beach, drive about 1 hour to Bau Trang. And if tourists go in the direction of Luong Son, they will drive through bare hills, sometimes up and down low through the Do Do forest, the green Coconut forest on the unspoiled, rustic sand dunes. It is the pristine, rustic features with the white sand, with the murmuring waves of the sea that have attracted people who love beauty to come here to find inspiration for artistic creation.
Bau Trang has been formed for a long time. In the past, this place was a big lake, later people built sand dams across the lake to pass. This large lake has since been divided into two parts: the small lake and the big lake.
Because "Bau" in the local language means "lake", for a long time, local people have called the small lake Bau Ong and the great lake called Bau Ba. Bau Ba is wider than Bau Ong and contains more water. Bau Ba has an area of ​​70ha, the widest place is 500m, the average depth is 5m, the deepest place of Bau Ba is 19m in the rainy season, the more toward the shore, the more water is exhausted.
Located in the middle of white sandy beaches, Bau Ba is also known as Bau Trang and today it is also commonly known as Bau Sen because in the lake during the lotus bloom season, covering an area of ​​the lake. The ecosystem in Bau Sen is very rich, there are many kinds of freshwater fish: perch, snakehead, catfish, grass carp ...
The lake is surrounded by white sandy beaches with sunshine, the wind is blessed by nature, making the lake amazingly beautiful. Looking down from the sand hill, looking down on a quiet lake like a mirror shining with pink lotus, far away from the dark sand hills undulating up and down, making visitors admiring and admiring.
Coming to Bau Trang, visitors can rent a boat of local fishermen to explore, roam, fishing will be very interesting. The water in Bau Trang is cool and fresh all year round, soothing the hot air of the immense sand hill creating a lyrical natural scenery that anyone who comes to this region wants to visit.
Source: Collector