Phu Quoc always hide in it a marvelous charm ineffable, deserved “the pearl Island” very unique. Coming to Phu Quoc, you can comfortably enjoy the moments of peace and relax with the sun and wind on the pristine sandy beach by the sea.
Let’s listen to the blue sea, white sand and sunshine which will tell you about “The pearl Island” – a wonder. Phu Quoc will keep your foot with the pure natural and unspoiled beauty, it will open for you a sea and heaven full of wonderful novelty and bring you to the cheerful and colorful life of fishing village with a casual smile of coastal people always amicably welcome you.
Location of Phu Quoc Island
Phu Quoc Island is located in the Gulf of Thailand, the southwest of Vietnam. Phu Quoc Island, along with other islands forms Phu Quoc island district belong to Kien Giang province. The entire island has a total area of 589.23 km². Duong Dong town, located in the northwest, is the capital of the island. Phu Quoc is located 120 km from Rach Gia town and 45 km from Ha Tien town.
Phu Quoc Island – a gift from nature
Phu Quoc Island (from the South Island to the North Island) has always been blessed by the Natural Mother with the most wonderful gift. The short flight from Saigon to Phu Quoc will let you watch that “gift” from above. Before your eyes, blue sea paradise is sparkling by the white sand shores and the sunny and clear sky stretches long look very beautiful and peaceful.
If the “gift” of The North Island for your is a Long Beach was voted as the top in the list of 13 pristine and most beautiful the world beaches by Concierge.com (specializing in tourism and hotel in Australia) or you can enjoy the fairy and mystical scene in the aquarium with beautiful coral reefs in Doi Moi island. Mong Tay Island in The South Island will show you a colorful world makes you constantly keen to explore and enjoy.
Long Beach in Phu Quoc – the most pristine beach of the world
Long Beach is located in the west of Phu Quoc Island; it is the indispensable factor when people tell about tourism in Phu Quoc by pristine and unspoiled beauty. With a length of about 1500m, Long beach is a paradise of sunshine, cool water and big tree lines which rustle in the wind.
Long beach has gentle waves because the bay is surrounding. From Long Beach, you can easily reach the other attractions in Phu Quoc such as Cau temple, night market – Phu Quoc, visiting and shopping for a day of delight with the pearl sea, or enjoy urchin rice soup of Phu Quoc which was very famous here.
Long Beach is a sandy beach with natural gold color of sand. It is very different from Sao beach (in the same Island) with the white sand which is very smooth as a range of huge cheesecake. Gold sand and blue sea in Long Beach seems to belonging to a different place, separated by a virginal serenity. The beauty here brings comfortable freshness to visitors.
Here, the sea is blue and clear, there are only few boats anchored. Tourists have the opportunity to breathe fresh air which is seduced by sea and forest fragrant. Long Beach was apparently forgotten paradise with sunshine, cool water and melodious, quiet, and unspoiled space.
Long Beach in Phu Quoc Island was voted by the ABC News is the top among 5 most beautiful and clean beaches in the world.
In the list of “Hidden Beaches” in the world, ABC News introduced the island of Phu Quoc is a great island and Long Beach was apparently forgotten paradise with sunshine, cool water and melodious, quiet, and unspoiled scenery.
What to do in Phu Quoc Island
That would be the Pearl village of Phu Quoc which fascinates you to see senior and elaborate processes of culturing pearls. It will make you surprise when you open clams to take pearl, or admire surprisingly sparkling and beautiful pearls.
You will come to An Thoi fishing port, making a trip with captain who is very professional and hospitable, watching the blue sea stretches to the horizon and soaking up the busy atmosphere of the busy fishing port. Next, diving trips to explore colorful and magical coral reefs will carve in your mind an unforgettable impression – a strikingly beautiful Phu Quoc. You can try fishing on the sea, it is really a fun and exciting hobby, and maybe the luck will smile and give you a lunch for coastal hearty dishes of fresh and nutritious seafood.
Let’s get in Itinerary to find the fascinating history during the war-time in Cay Dua prison – the notorious prison of the former Saigon government, which detained and tortured around 40,000 communist prisoners will make you deeply moved and pride before the legendary feats and illustrious history.
Then you can immerse yourself in relaxing moments of cool water, playing with blue sea and white sand of Sao beach which is a sunny place, or you can play with water motorcycles, kayaking, boating with fishermen and visiting the landscape of the sea….
There’s nothing more wonderful when you and your friends and your family relax, play and explore on Phu Quoc Island in festivals or weekend vacation. The golden sunlight, the cool wind, the green sea, the white sand and the gentle fishing village always welcome you come to visit.