A beach road is sandwiched between the beach and sand dunes in Mũi Né, Phan Thiết City. The site will host the Mũi Né Dunes Marathon on December 6. Photo courtesy of Thiên Minh Group
BÌNH THUẬN — More than 500 professional and amateur runners will take part in the Mũi Né Dunes Marathon in Phan Thiết City, Bình Thuận Province on December 6.
The one-day race will see athletes competing over 21km,10km and 5km courses from Victoria Phan Thiết Resort&Spa.
According to the organisers, the runners will wind their way through 450m of pristine white sand dunes and 7ha of tropical gardens before accelerating along Võ Nguyên Giáp Street.
The finish line will be set at the famous Pink Dune.
The race, which will be hosted by Thiên Minh Group and Victoria Phan Thiết Resort&Spa for the first time, will be a chance to explore the pristine beauty of Phan Thiết.
Organisers will offer packages for the race and accommodation at the resort from VNĐ1.85 million (US$80.4) for two people and VNĐ4.95 million ($215) for a family.
Participants can find more information at http://muinemarathon.com. — VNS