Travel to Phu Quoc, Vietnam
This peaceful paradise is located in the warm turquoise waters in the Gulf of Thailand, 50kms from the Vietnamese mainland and a 50 minute flight from Ho Chi Minh City.
Open year round with a peak season from November to March, Phu Quoc is becoming well known for stunning beaches, natural environment, the easy going and relaxed atmosphere, friendly locals, and scuba diving and snorkeling.
The majority of Phu Quoc Island is dedicated to National Park and protected marine environment, providing a memorable experience, with plenty of exciting activities and places to visit to keep you and the family entertained during your stay.
Travel to Phu Quoc - Things to do
Travel to Phu Quoc - Places to visit
- Sao Beach
7km long, it is certainly the famous beach of Phu Quoc. You can rent a deckchair for 6€ and enjoy the sunshine
- Phu Quoc Prison
This former prison is now a museum, which places particular emphasis on the different forms of torture that were practised between 1967 and 1973. The visit is done quite quickly.
- Visit the Mong Tay islet
This small island is part of the archipelago located south of Phu Quoc. To isolate yourself a little and enjoy the beaches
- Ho Quoc Pagoda
Located in the south, this pagoda faces the sea. Come and visit it at sunrise to enjoy the colours of the dawn.
Travel to Phu Quoc - Activities
To discover the coasts, and you can even stop for snorkeling
- The night market
During your stroll at the night market, you will find both food and souvenirs. Ice, pearl and shellfish stands are the most numerous!
- Visit a pepper farm
The island is famous for its many pepper farms, which are then sent all over the country
Travel to Phu Quoc - Where to eat ?
$: Bittersweet Bistro - Cocktail. Food and Music
Renowned for its great custom cocktails!
Address: Ong Lang beach, Ong Lang, Phu Quoc
$$: Ganesh Indian Restaurant
The dishes are very copious, be careful to ask for the level of spices!
Address: 97 Tran Hung Dao St, Phu Quoc
$$$: Ricordo Italian Restaurant
If you want to make yourself a good European meal, this Italian is ideal with its pizzas topped with
Address: Tran Hung Dao, Mojo Boutique Hotel, 1F, Duong To, Phu Quoc
Travel to Phu Quoc - Where to stay ?
$: Orchid Garden Bungalow
The place is quiet, in the middle of a small tropical garden and a stone's throw from the beach.
Address: Ba Phong Bridge, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
$$: OYO 164 Mely Wow Resort
Small hotel with private bungalows. The latter are located in the middle of the greenery, facing the two swimming pools. Close to the beaches, the hotel also has a small high terrace, ideal for drinking a drink between two outings.
Address: 71/7 Tran Hung Dao, Duong Dong, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
$$$: M Resort Phu Quoc
The rooms are spacious and you can have breakfast on your terrace. The swimming pool is surrounded by a green area, for a small morning swim at sunrise.
Address: 169 Đường Trần Hưng Hưng Đạo, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc