• Top tourist attractions in Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam

    Phu Quoc, also called the Paradise Island, boasts a lot of tourist attractions that totally catch your interest. This article shows some most impressive places you should not ignore when visiting Phu Quoc Island.

    Pepper farm

    Phu Quoc white and black peppers are widely famous for its fieriness and the fragrance greater than any pepper in other areas. The friendly locals here always welcome your visit to their green pepper farms. In addition, you can directly purchase some jars of pepper in this place for your friends and relatives.

    Location: The area that offers the greatest number of pepper farms lies in the Khu Tuong area, around 15km to the north of Phu Quoc Island.

    Ganh Dau Cape

    Located in the northwest of Phu Quoc Island, Ganh Dau Cape attracts the tourists due to its unspoiled and pristine natural beauty. From this cape, you can easily see the sea border of Cambodia. Ganh Dau contains many vast beaches stretching to nearly 500 meters. It also offers various and tasty seafood dishes.

    Location: Ganh Dau

    See the sunset at Dinh Cau Cape

    Dinh Cau Cape is the great place for you to explore and especially see the sunset. This cape keeps the monstrous shape, while numerous large rocks cover around. It also contains ancient temple located on the top of the cape.

    From this place, you can see the bustling Duong Dong Port situated near the huge lighthouse. More wonderfully, enjoying the majestic sky when the sun sparkles on the sea can totally admire you.

    Location: Dinh Cau Cape, Duong Dong Port

    Sao Beach

    Sao Beach is one of the most wonderful beaches in Phu Quoc. This place keeps a smooth white sand extending over 7km. On the vacations, Sao Beach attracts a lot of tourists.

    If you are interested in visiting this place, it is best to come very early in the morning because there is a shortage of room in high season.

    Location: Sao Beach is about 30km from Duong Dong. If you want to visit this place, the best way is catching a taxi to go along the way to An Thoi. The street is not very wide, but it is much better than the rough dirt roads. Or you can follow the sea lanes from Truong Beach.

    Phu Quoc Prison

    Coming to Phu Quoc Prison, you can directly witness the real evidence of the war crime when French colony dominated the authority in Vietnam. It was built to jail and torture the ones against the colonist government.

    Catso tiger cage is its most famous site. You can see the bravery and dauntlessness of Vietnamese soldiers regardless of cruel inhuman activities in both mental and physical sides. Visiting this place is a great chance to see the Vietnamese patriotism and nationalism. Also, it is an interesting way to know the historical war in Vietnam.

    Location: An Thoi Village, the southernmost point of Phu Quoc