Sat, 28 Feb 2015. Last updated Tue, 07 Aug 2018 17:13
The famous tourist site of the UK commented: Asia has countless beautiful islands which are ideal for a romantic honeymoon; however Phu Quoc - the pearl island of Vietnam is one of the most attractive destinations. According to Roughguides, now the island is more well-known, along with the development of the locality. However, visitors can experience the feeling of leisurely walking along the beach with smooth white sand and soaking up the warm blue water. Phu Quoc Island is also a suitable starting point in Vietnam tours to An Thoi Island in the south of Phu Quoc - an ideal place for snorkeling activity.
As one of the most wonderful destinations in Vietnam, the Pearl Island enchants visitors with beautiful beaches, amazing springs, primeval forests, and immense pepper gardens. Phu Quoc Island has three main locations of attractions: Northern, Southern and Eastern areas. Usually, when coming here, visitors often spend three days to discover all famous attractions in Phu Quoc. They are Phu Quoc National Park, marvelous beaches and unspoiled landscapes such as the Nature Reserve, Ham Rong Mountain, Ganh Dau and Cua Can, and Long Beach - the most beautiful beaches of Phu Quoc with blue sea and white sand.
Meanwhile, in the south of the island, one of the most famous Phu Quoc attractions is Phu Quoc Prison. The jail no longer detains prisoners. It is used as a museum with objects as representation of torture, barbed wire, and tiger cages... Tranh Stream and Khem Beach attract visitors with two different points of view. Tranh Stream is the beauty of a spring originating from Ham Ninh, flowing into a three-level waterfall with cool air as a pleasant autumn day in Dalat. Meanwhile, Khem Beach is one of the most beautiful and romantic beaches in Phu Quoc with turquoise waters, white and silver waves hugging mountains' foot. The next stopover in the south of the island is the lush green "kingdom of pepper", villages of making fish sauce and locations of producing pearls.
To the east of Phu Quoc Island is Duong Dong Town with two famous attractions as Dinh Cau Cape and Dinh Cau Night Market. Dinh Cau Cape appeals visitors with the beauty of an old lush green tree, and huge rocks of different shapes. Dinh Cau Night Market is the place where you can buy interesting souvenirs; enjoy local cakes and fresh seafood. The next attraction is Ham Ninh Fishing Village with the beauty of a pier running straight to the sea with natural picture changing every hour and a bustling fishing port. This is also the place for you to explore many kinds of snails, fish or buy fresh and cheap seafood as a gift. Also, if you have time, do not forget to drop by Coi Nguon Museum - the 9th private museums in Vietnam where the story about Phu Quoc Island and ancient Su Muon Pagoda.