20 best things to do in Phu Quoc (Vietnam)

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As you know, Phu Quoc island is the most beautiful island in Vietnam. It is honored by the world when it has a beach in the top 13 most pristine beaches globally. They always think of beautiful clear blue beaches, green coconut trees, and poetic and romantic scenes. But when arriving in the land, each road, each village, one can see that this pearl island has many interesting things hidden behind the poetic beauty that people often mention. This article will introduce the 20 best things to do in Phu Quoc (Vietnam).

The longest cable car - The most impressive point

Crossing the sea by cable car is the most impressive point for tourists when visiting Phu Quoc. An Thoi station is located in the south of Phu Quoc Island, will take you to pineapple island by cable car and admire the majestic scenery.

Coming here, visitors will be overwhelmed by the contemplative, ancient beauty of the Western sky with massive bee-brick walls, graceful arches, or artificial "ruined" scenes full of art.

Phu Quoc Beach - Beautiful beaches like paradise

Phu Quoc captivates visitors with its pristine beaches and incredible experiences.

With a pristine beach, the jade-green seawater enhances splendor. It must be followed by Dai beach, Sao beach, Khem beach ... one of the most popular beautiful beaches in Phu Quoc.

The natural scenery at Phu Quoc beach is so beautiful that anyone who has ever been there wanting to have the opportunity to come back to immerse themselves in the blue sea and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Those who have not been to Pearl Island wish to enjoy this rare resort space.

Sunset on the beach - Dreamlike picture

Enjoy the sunset on the sea! It was a beautiful scene beyond imagination.

If you decide to stay at Bai Dai, you can watch the complete view of the sun setting into the majestic and immense sea. The scene is as brilliant as any romantic movie.

You will feel peace if you come to Ong Lang beach. Here, visitors can see the sun slowly sinking into the sea under the large rocks and gentle waves.

Vinpearland - The island's largest entertainment paradise

If tourists still have time in Phu Quoc, Vinpearl Land will be the next exciting place to have fun.

Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc or VinWonders is famous as a world-class entertainment paradise in Vietnam. Coming to Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc, you will be immersed in the joyful atmosphere here, dispelling all stress and sorrow in life.

Today, Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc, with hundreds of indoor and outdoor games for all ages, is Vietnam's leading entertainment and entertainment paradise.

Food Street will be a place for you to stop to relax and enjoy delicious food. Food Street consists of 2 restaurant chains serving various dishes, meeting the needs of even the most discerning travelers.

Vinpearl Safari - Colorful Animal World

Vinpearl Safari is one of the most significant flora and fauna parks in Vietnam.

The park covers an area of about 380 Ha. This is home to more than 140 types of animals with more than 2000 individuals and 1200 types of animals.

Vinpearl has created an ecosystem with a forest-like environment so that the animals here can best survive and develop. Animals here are raised according to international standards with the best conditions. There are many rare animals, such as Arabian saber-horned antelopes, cranes, black-necked white swans, etc.

Tranh waterfall - Brilliant Nature Corner in Pearl Island

Tranh Stream attracts tourists by its green nature and diverse ecosystem. This eco-tourism site is located in Suoi May hamlet, Duong To commune, Phu Quoc island district, Kien Giang province.

Suoi Tranh is not significant, and the rapids are not high or violent. The stream flowing along the rocky crevices flows softly, sometimes lazily, sometimes murmuring like a beautiful picture that mother nature bestowed on the pearl island.

Coming to Tranh stream, boys can bring a small fishing rod to find a quiet place to sit and relax and let go of the fishing rod. The girls leisurely find a dry rock to lie back and read a book in the sound of birds chirping and murmuring streams.

In particular, the cool water pouring down from above will help visitors dispel fatigue and relax.

Explore the island by motorbike - Ideal for backpackers

Phu Quoc forest is known as one of the 30 prominent national parks of Vietnam. This is home to 20 animals in the red book, such as gibbons, white wolves, etc.

When riding a motorbike, you are free to stop to admire the scenery, take photos or eat delicious food at roadside eateries. You can bring a motorbike, rent a car or book a tour.

Go Fishing - Sightseeing and fishing

Imagine enjoying the dreamy, dreamlike scenery of the calm, soothing blue sea and trying fishing. When fishing, of course, you have to choose a place where the sea is calm, near the coral reefs, where many groupers gather to hope the fishing trip will be successful. From An Thoi port at dawn, visitors can board a fishing boat and walk around the magnificent islands.

Catch squid at night - The best things to do in Phu Quoc

Your squid fishing journey begins when the sun sets, and the sky is dyed a pink sunset color. With fresh squids still alive, placed on charcoal grills with a fragrant smell of squid will be your achievement in your Phu Quoc trip.

Kayaking on the river - An infinite fun day in Phu Quoc

If you love outdoor activities, you can not miss kayaking on the Cua Can River. You can register to visit Taipei to be able to participate in this activity. Besides, you can also rent kayaks by the hour at riverside restaurants for more convenience.

Go to the island and see the coral - Discover the hidden beauty of the ocean

The seabed is a vibrant and diverse ecosystem. Phu Quoc island has 480 hectares of coral, including 360 types of hard corals, nearly ten soft corals, and many coral reefs.

Colorful corals are stacked on each reef, combined with each ray of sunlight to create an exciting and mysterious scene under the sea.

South of the island has Hon Thom, Hon Mot, Hon Dam Ngoai, Hon May Rut, ... poetic. The North of the island has Mong Tay Island, Doi Moi Island, and Roi Island... wild and majestic. In addition, there is the Ganh Dau area on the island, which is known for its large amount of intact living coral.

Phu Quoc Prison - Heroic historical monument

If you want to get more Vietnamese history or satisfy your curiosity about wartime enemies, this will be a pleasant place for you. This is the central prisoner of war camp in the Republic of Vietnam, having held more than 32,000 prisoners.

Perhaps when coming here, tourists are curious about wartime stories, barbaric crimes that people often mention about the French colonial period, America - Wei. The faithfully reproduced stories will be the most apparent evidence for the cruelty and fierceness of war.

Explore the wild and beautiful fishing villages in Phu Quoc

Ham Ninh is an ancient and unspoiled village with simple thatched roofs and bamboo walls. That is where many anglers live; they mainly do fishing and catching pearls. Therefore, besides pure beauty, this is also an excellent destination for those who love fresh seafood.

Pepper farm - The Fresh Beauty of the Island Land

Stepping into the Phu Quoc pepper garden, visitors will be amazed when looking at the clusters of ripe red pepper on the tree. The peppers produce fruit in groups and are picked and stored in a large tear, poured out to dry in the sun.

Phu Quoc pepper is loved for its distinctive, delicious flavor. That is the spice of every Vietnamese kitchen.

Discover the world of Phu Quoc forest honey

What could be better after hours of playing with the roaring waves of the sea, singing from the ocean, enjoying fresh seafood dishes... then enjoying a glass of cool, sweet, bee-flavored water in the shade, calm of the orchard.

Besides, the Phu Quoc bee farm is located near the ancient forest. It was the first bee research and conservation site in Phu Quoc. Therefore, if you have the opportunity to visit Pearl Island, do not forget to discover Phu Quoc forest, honey.

Visiting the pearl culture facility in Phu Quoc is extremely attractive

Phu Quoc Island is known as Pearl Island, so it will be a pity not to visit the pearl culture facilities here. Coming here, visitors will witness firsthand the process of pearl culture and processing into beautiful jewelry.

Besides, this will be the right place for you to buy beautiful jewelry for your family, friends, ect.

A unique experience at Phu Quoc fish sauce factory

Phu Quoc is famous for its rich water taste with high protein and delicious flavor. Famous fish sauce factories such as Khai Hoan and Hung Thinh are located in Duong Dong town. So it is one of the best things to do in Phu Quoc.

Phu Quoc fish sauce is a fantastic specialty and can be bought as a gift. So you can visit the fish sauce factory here.

Tourism at a wine tasting at Sim wine factory

Many farms in Phu Quoc allow visitors to visit. So, don't forget to come to the vast vineyards and enjoy the rich wine glasses. Besides, wine in Phu Quoc is a unique souvenir that everyone will love.

Phu Quoc night market - The culinary world is bustling at night

Phu Quoc night market is an attractive destination you should not miss when traveling to pearl island.

Here you can "immerse" in the culinary paradise, comfortably shop and eat and immerse yourself in the bustling and bustling atmosphere of Phu Quoc at night.

The market is located at Bach Dang - Nguyen Dinh Chieu, open from 5 pm to 11 pm. It is especially crowded on weekends, so you should visit as early as possible to avoid crowds.


The paradise on earth, the resort paradise, and the pearl island of Vietnam are the beautiful words that people give to the beauty of Phu Quoc island. But hidden behind the magnificent and picture-like beauty, Phu Quoc is also excellent, simple things that you may have never heard of, never seen. Let’s enjoy the 20 best things to do in Phu Quoc.