Located in the Gulf of Thailand, Phu Quoc Island is part of Kien Giang Province as Phu Quoc District. Phu Quoc Island has a total area of 574 square kilometers. Phú Quốc is the largest island in Vietnam. After only 50 minute flying from Tan Son Nhat Airport, tourist will set foot on the tropical paradise of Vietnam and the world.
With development of accommodation options – from simple beach bungalows to luxury 5 star resorts, Phu Quoc District also has the largest international airport, an international standard hospital and even international cruise ship port.
Phu Quoc travel activities are abundant such as hiking, scuba diving, fishing, bird watching, trekking and snorkeling, etc. On Phu Quoc Island, you can visit a museum, zoo, and world class golf. Tourist also can travel Vietnam’s most beautiful beach, tour historic prisons (Phu Quoc prison), discover sacred temples, trek through a National park, or simply enjoy the ocean sunset. With its beauty, Phu Quoc is one of the most attractive destination in Vietnam.
Here are some suggestions that you “cannot miss” when traveling to Phu Quoc. It’s natural treasures and cultures around the beautiful island of Phu Quoc. relax24h.net hope that these suggestions will help you discover the best in Phu Quoc from scenic beaches to cuisine, there is something for everyone.
Enjoying the ocean sunset
Phu Quoc is known for its wonderful ocean sunset, so make sure to see at least one while you are there. you can walk along Long Beach, or seat cliff side by the Dinh Cau Temple. it will be more exciting if you seat on a boat in the middle of ocean to fishing for squid at night.
Going the Dinh Cau Night Market
After enjoy a gorgeous sunset, visit Dinh Cau Market and feast on your favorite seafood fare all night long. The Dinh Cau Night Market is popular place for shopping, drinks and for fresh seafood. It is also a hot spot for domestic and foreign tourists to congregate at night. Don’t miss tucking into mouthwatering local favorite like grilled oysters, scallop kebabs, steamed lemongrass crab and so on.
Touring a fish sauce factory
Phu Quoc is a famous for its fish sauce. You should not ignore touring one of the many fish sauce factories. Tourist will be see the process of Phu Quoc sause. This unique aromatic sauce has even been granted the status of Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) in the European Union.
Discovering Sao Beach
White sand, warm turquoise water, and a gentle breeze blowing it can only be found on Phu Quoc Island. Sao Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Phu Quoc. It has white sand over 7 kilometers long and gentle curved shape like the moon. During peak season, Bai Sao tourists crowded, so if you like to go Sao beach you should go early to rent a hammock to rest.
Ganh Dau Beach
Fresh air, smooth sand, peaceful scene will quickly replace the feeling of tiredness in the tourists by unspoiled nature in Ganh Dau. Ganh Dau beach is fresh and very clean, as the purity of the sea. The combining sand and green forests make us have a sense of peace and comfort unexpectedly. In addition, on Ganh Dau has rocks with many amazing shape. It will stimulate your imagination. Standing from Ganh Dau, you could see Nan islet, Kaoh Ses, the Ta Son mountain of Cambodia. The west is Dau Islet. It looks like a lovely bonsai which emerge at sea. The closeness of the local people also make you miss when back on land.