Phu Quoc welcomes visitors with a wild but splendid landscape, enough to win the hearts of nature lovers.
The small island district of Kien Giang province is proving a strong attraction on the international tourism map. It has been recently voted as the most worth-trying destinations in the fall of 2019 by CNN.
Previously, when talking about Southeast Asia, tourists often remember only Phuket in Thailand or Bali of Indonesia, but the “Pearl Island” is gradually becoming a competitive name when it comes to inferior natural landscapes, reasonable costs, variety of services and attractive entertainment activities.
Coming to Phu Quoc, visitors can not skip the opportunity to walk on the beach, dive and see corals, and immerse in the blue water. What are the ideal places for you to enjoy the whispering waves and airy atmosphere under the warm golden sunlight? Here are the top 5 most popular beaches of “Pearl Island”.
Truong Beach is located on Tran Hung Dao Street, running along the southwestern beach of the island and belongs to Duong To commune. Being true to its name, Truong Beach stretches 20km from Dinh Cau Cape to Tau Ru Corner. This beach is characterized by its division into many small sections, connected by rocks, trees and fishing village.
Truong Beach is one of the tourist development beaches of Phu Quoc, so the tourist density is relatively high, with many resorts and a diverse list of entertainment services. The location of Truong Beach is also quite convenient to visit the landmarks of the island district, such as Dinh Cau Cape, the night market, etc.
Sunset at Truong Beach is also one of the attractions of this sea. If having an opportunity to visit this place, you should not miss a photo at the miniatures of Sunset Sanato Beach Club, especially the famous “head” entrance, which is loved by many tourism lovers.
Dai Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches on the planet, as voted by many prestigious tourism sites. Dai Beach is located in the Northwest of Phu Quoc, about 1500m in length, and is much more modest than Truong Beach. In return, this area has the wildest landscape of the island district. The rational planning has helped the tourism and convalescence at Dai Beach to develop in parallel with the conservation of nature, biodiversity and the original beauty for the sea.
Dai Beach is a quiet place with low population density, but still convenient traffic. The sand bank here is as fine as the Mediterranean bay, with groves of trees whispering in the wind and passing by a part of the national forest, creating an immense green color.
Coming to Dai Beach, tourists should try staying at Corona Resort & Casino Phu Quoc once. This is the largest and most modern resort in the region with 5-star service quality, and satellite facilities such as theater and casino which is the first casino opened to Vietnamese guests to play in Vietnam. Moreover, Dai Beach is also attractive with semi-wild zoo Safari Park and modern aquarium of VinPearl.
Sao Beach is about 25km south of Dong Duong town. The road to Sao Beach is quite bumpy, but when arriving, you will feel that your journey is completely worth it. Sao Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Phu Quoc and it does not naturally owns this title: The sand at Sao beach does not have the usual golden or dark brown color, but is creamy white, gently floating under the feet of people, making visitors feel like they are walking on the clouds and losing in the “fairy scene”.
The name of Sao Beach is also sourced from the fact that tens of thousands of starfish move up the white sand that covers an area when the night falls. This is a wonderful sight of nature that visitors should not miss while staying in this pristine beach.
Sao Beach is surrounded in the arms of two gentle mountain ranges, creating a private and tranquil space. This geographical location also makes Sao Beach rarely suffer from storms that are often seen in the summer months in the coastal area, so it is ideal for year-round traveling.