Looking forward to a laid-back, relaxing atmosphere for your Vietnam trip? Phu Quoc is one of the places to visit in Vietnam that can give you exactly and so much more! Continue reading our Vietnam travel blog and discover the charming island of Phu Quoc and all the places to explore in this Vietnam tourist place!
Enjoy Sao Beach
If you ever dreamed of staying in the beach, just enjoying the ocean breeze, the clear, warm water while munching on fresh seafood? Well, you can do that on Sao Beach located just about 25 kilometers from the island’s capital Duong Dong.
Its secluded white sand beach with turquoise waters and swaying palm trees make up the picture-perfect island paradise. You can try kite surfing too if you want to take a break from lounging at the powdery sand of Sao Beach. Make sure to stay until the evening to witness the stunning sunset!
Motorbike your way to explore Phu Quoc
Live like a local and explore the island by renting a motorbike! You can get one from your hotel or simply rent out in any of the motorbike rentals in town. Don’t forget to put on enough sunscreen and bring drinks with you and you’re all set to enjoy your Vietnam vacation!
Visit the night market
It will never be a complete Vietnam travel blog without featuring a night market you can go to during your trip and the best shopping experience in Phu Quoc is at the street market where a wide range of products such as fresh produce, handicrafts and regional specialties are sold.
We know that food is life so what better way to try out Phu Quoc’s food by visiting the local night market? Take your pick at any of the island’s best dishes and savor every flavor while you’re at it. Don’t miss out to try the chop-chop ice cream that is perfect for dessert!
Aside from the beautiful beaches Phu Quoc is proud of, there are also other natural wonders that shouldn’t be missed when you plan your Vietnam travel itinerary. Ganh Dau Trail, Ham Ninh Mountain Trek and Rach Tram Jeep Trails are some of the popular trails for trekking in Phu Quoc.
Best time to visit Phu Quoc
The weather in Phu Quoc varies throughout the year so it is better to check weather forecast a few days before your flight to know what to expect when you arrive on the island. But the sunny days are experienced mostly between the months of November and March, while rainy skies are from July to September.
Now that you’ve read our Vietnam travel blog, are you ready to pack your bags and head out to Phu Quoc soon? Score those flight booking offers from Bangkok Airways and start planning your itinerary! If you want to see other places to visit in Vietnam, look through Bangkok Airways Blog for travel guides and other information!