Phu Quoc is a beautiful archipelago located in the Gulf of Thailand, Kien Giang Province. Phu Quoc – the largest island In the southern coast of the country of Vietnam, which is also the largest island among 22 islands in this archipelago. Crystal clear water, peaceful streams and many unique kinds of seafood are great advantage of Phu Quoc tourism. Do not forget to travel to Phu Quoc when you want to visit best places in Vietnam.
Phu Quoc island is one of the best places to visit in Vietnam
When to travel in Phu Quoc?
- Rainy season: from April to September
- Dry season from October to March is the best time to travel. However, temperature in Phu Quoc is about 28oC, so it’s suitable for tourist to travel here all year round.
- There are few trees along the way in Phu Quoc, so it’s necessary to prepare umbrella and hat.
Best places to visit in Phu Quoc – one of the best places to visit in Vietnam
NORTH OF ISLAND
Khu Tượng pepper garden – one of the best places to visit in Phu Quoc :
Phu Quoc pepper is very famous because it is much spicy than pepper grown in other areas. On the way from Dương Đông to Gành Dầu, you can see hundreds of pepper gardens at both sides of the road. After visit the gardens, you can buy dried pepper as gift for your relatives and friends after travel to Phu Quoc.
Location: In Khu Tượng, 15km from Dương Đông town to the North.
Gành Dầu headland-one of the best places to visit in Phu Quoc:
The headland facing Northwest ocean attracts visitors by its unspoiled natural beauty. From here you can see maritime border of Cambodia. Bow shaped beach of Ganh Dau stretches 500 meters. This is a place for visitors to enjoy seafood during their travel to Phu Quoc.
Location: in Gành Dầu ward, 20 km from Dương Đông town to the North.
Hòn Thơm island – one of the best places to visit in Phu Quoc
Hòn Thơm complex is located in the north of Phu Quoc. Here you can enjoy diving, visit aquaculture zones of fishermen, pear farms or squid fishing village.
Location: It takes 30 minutes to move from Phu Quoc pier to Hòn Thơm island.
Suối Tranh – Tranh stream, one of the best places to visit in Phu Quoc
Suối Tranh is made up of many small streams, flowing through forest and ravines, aqueous from June to September every year. Here is the beautiful natural landscape with flowers, mountains, seas and rivers, is the venue for camping, picnic.
Location: Suoi Tranh is Suoi Tranh located in Ham Ninh mountain range, in the northeast of Phu Quoc island, about 10 km from Dương Đông town according to Dương Đông – Ham Ninh route.