Choose places to visit in Phu Quoc
Phu Quoc is a beautiful archipelago located deep in the Gulf of Thailand, in Kien Giang Province. In the southern sea of the country, Ngoc Phu Quoc Island – the largest island of Vietnam, is also the largest of the 22 islands here. Clear seawater, peaceful streams, and many unique seafood are great advantages of Phu Quoc tourism.
From Ho Chi Minh city you can go to Phu Quoc by direct fight. There are around 15 fight per day and It takes only more than 1 hour.
Phu Quoc Island also the most popular places to visit in Vietnam not only Vietnamese people but also for foreigners. For me this is one of the best places for vacation or holiday.
Top 12 places to visit in Phu Quoc
As I mentioned in the top 15 places to visit in Vietnam post. There are many options for you when in Phu Quoc. It depends on how long you spend time here. If you just have 3-4 days you can try with 5-6 my destinations below, if you have more time the list below is the best for you.
As one of the most beautiful beaches in Phu Quoc, Sao Beach attracts many tourists. Pristine, clean beaches and clear blue sea, smooth sandy beaches stretch at the foot of visitors. This is one of the beaches rated as beautiful not inferior to the famous beaches in the world. When you come to Phu Quoc, you must definitely come here.
Location: Bai Sao is located on the Nam Dao tourist route, about 30km from Duong Dong town. Experience for everyone: if you like to go to Sao Beach, you should rent a taxi or go from An Thoi side. You can check on Google map here
This place is called with a beautiful name as the “deadly charm gem” of Phu Quoc. The reason for such a name because here you will be really fascinated by the stretching white sand beaches, coral beaches. The rows of coconut tilted the ball and clear water to see the whole fish swimming.
At Hon Thom, in addition to the beautiful beach. There are many activities for you to participate such as fishing, squid fishing, snorkeling, fishing, trekking, or buying pearls …
Location: From Phu Quoc pier, it takes 30 minutes to get to Hon Thom island.
Ham Ninh fishing village
As an ancient rustic fishing village Ham Ninh fishing village will bring you wonderful experiences with some ancient scenery of a sea fishing village. The peace is even in the hustle and bustle of labor. Coming here, you definitely should not miss the sunset, it’s so beautiful.
Location: Ham Ninh Fishing Village is located on the East Coast, 20 km northeast of Duong Dong Town.
Ganh Dau Cape
This place is located in the North of the Island in Ganh Dau Commune, Phu Quoc District. Ganh Dau Cape is quite untouched, and calm. The green forests, tall trees, and the kindness of the locals will surely make you truly attracted.
In addition, there are Ganh Dau and Ganh Da possessing various shapes and stones.
Tranh Stream (Suoi Tranh)
Suoi Tranh is made up of small streams flowing from Ham Ninh Mountain, with a length of 15km. Phu Quoc is famous as a destination with both “golden forest”, “silver sea”. You will feel it with cool forests, moss, cool steam mixed with murmuring flow.
You can also go up to the stream to organize camping, take a bath, watch the falls and take commemorative pictures. To reach Tranh stream, you go from the foot of the mountain to about 300m to the source of the stream. The calmness of the stream and the tranquility and purity of the forest will definitely make you have a very different feeling compared to other tourist destinations.
Long Beach Phu Quoc
This places in on the list of the most pristine beaches in the world compiled by ABC News in 2008. Thanks to the geographical location in the northwest of the island, the climate here always maintains a relatively cool temperature. The sea blowing in makes this place an ideal destination for everyone every tourist season.
Although increasing of hotels and resorts, partly affecting the inherent landscape. Long Beach still remains pristine itself. No doubt, this is one of the best places to visit in Phu Quoc, Vietnam you must come.
Coi Nguon Museum
The 9th private museum in Vietnam is considered to be a place to keep the stories of Phu Quoc Island. Coi Nguon Museum stores more than 3,000 antiques, including 300 sets of precious folders about Phu Quoc in Chinese, Vietnamese, English, and French.
Besides, there are areas displaying driftwood handicrafts; sea snail fine art zone; products of souvenirs, and pearls. Traditional house on stilts in Phu Quoc rural area; sanctuaries, sea eagles and sea eagles sanctuary.
Casino Phu Quoc
Phu Quoc Casino is built on an area of 37ha, belonging to the new high-class eco-tourism complex with many entertainment services. Casino has 400 roulette tables, 2,000 slot machines, and 300 tables for blackjack, baccarat. In addition to an international conference, conference, and 5-star hotel 3,000 rooms.
Both Vietnamese and foreigners are allowed to gamble at the new Phu Quoc Island Casino. Foreigners with an international passport will be allowed to enter the casino provided they are over the age of 21.
This place only accepts appropriate clothing and are not in the state of intoxication or the use of drugs. Vietnamese citizens will be allowed to enter the Phu Quoc casino if they meet the prescribed conditions.
Phu Quoc National Park
This is one of my favourite places to visit in Phu Quoc. Phu Quoc National Park attracts many tourists with its natural beauty and pristine beaches. Currently, Phu Quoc National Park is preserving many rare and precious plants and animals named in the world red book.