Phu Quoc Island sits on the west coast of Vietnam and is rapidly cementing itself as one of South East Asia’s hottest holiday destinations.
While the likes of Hanoi, Halong Bay and Sa Pa offer loads to do in northern Vietnam (trekking Sapa, kayaking in Halong Bay…), it’s down south where the weather is hot all year round that you can really soak up what Vietnam’s all about at a much slower pace.
Phu Quoc is home to some of the best beaches in Vietnam and here’s why you need to add it to your itinerary.
And here are: Top reasons you need to add Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam to your South East Asia hit list.
1. It’s the perfect place to relax.
Phu Quoc is a good place to unwind, relax and enjoy the simpler things in life. This place is the antidote to more action-packed resorts with its remote beaches.
2. The beaches
In here, there are beaches famous for being clean and beautiful such as: Long Beach, Bai Sao, …
If you come here you will really be attracted by these wonderful beaches
3. Its accessibility
With a shiny new international airport now in place you can fly to Phu Quoc from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, Da Nang and Can Tho.
As with many places in SE Asia the snorkelling in Phu Quoc is on point. There’s also plenty of diving schools if you’re after a PADI certificate.
5. Squid fishing
If you’re hanging out on the beach in the evening, you’re bound to notice all the bright green lights on the horizon which signify that squid fishing is at play.
And Squid fishing is also a worthwhile experience you should try.
6. The food
In Phu Quoc Isand, there’s plenty of traditional cuisine to go around, including a bustling night market with fresh fish and ice-cream rolls.
Come here to eat Seafood is great !
Phu Quoc island is the unique island in Vietnam and it represents the beauty of Vietnam nature. Let’s enjoy your life by the way of taking a journey to this interesting and special place.