Recently, the international news agency CNN published an article "Things to do in Phu Quoc, Vietnam's top island getaway" and considered this beautiful island the "jewel" of Vietnam.
What makes Phu Quoc so attractive? Join CNN to review the "must try" experiences and discover new "golden addresses" when coming to this beautiful island!
Have fun at Aquatopia Water Park
One of the important highlights that contribute to new prosperity for Phu Quoc tourism is Aquatopia Water Park - Southeast Asia's most modern water park belonging to the Sun World Hon Thom Nature Park entertainment complex officially opened at the end of December 2019.
The first games available in Vietnam are specially designed for children and adults with challenging slides.
The 5-star thrilling games like "The Emperor of the War" with long and high slides, with many heart-stopping undulating or "Angry Dragon Balls" will be a journey through pipes slipped. "Giao Long Cruiser" - a thrilling game that gives customers the experience of the first "water roller coaster" in Vietnam - will be a great choice if you want to conquer challenges with your teammates.
Coming to Aquatopia Water Park, you will also have to check-in with a series of scenery with mysterious wild island style and wild aboriginals throughout the theme game areas such as Coral Reef, Monster Green jungle animals, Thuy Monster.
In particular, Pirate Bay is a must-visit when visiting the uninhabited Aquatopia Water Park. The atmosphere of the pirate village is vividly recreated with treasure chests piled up in a shipwreck, dilapidated buildings like an observatory or sharks hunted by pirates dried on the shelf ...
Experience scuba diving and kayaking
Phu Quoc is famous for having the most diverse, dense and beautiful living coral ecosystem in Vietnam. When you come to Phu Quoc, you will easily book a boat tour or rent a boat or a canoe of a company to snorkel with all schedules and best prices.
An Thoi archipelago in South Phu Quoc is home to many of the most beautiful coral diving areas. There are many diving spots to watch coral reefs such as Hon Mong Tay, Hon May Rut Trong, Hon May Rut Outside, Hon Gam, Hon Goat, Hon Kim Quy, Mui Ong Doi, Hon Kho, Hon Thom, Hon Dau, Hon Trang, Hon Anh Dong, Hon Anh Tay ... Hòn Móng Tay, Hòn Mây Rút Trong, Hòn Mây Rút Ngoài, Hòn Gầm Ghì, Hòn Gỏi, Hòn Kim Quy, Mũi Ông Đội, Hòn Khô, Hòn Thơm, Hòn Dầu, Hòn Trang, Hòn Anh Đông, Hòn Anh Tây…
At these diving sites, there are still many coral reefs that live with countless colorful fish. If you're lucky, you can find several types of sea turtles, including hawk turtles or green turtles, which are endangered.
Walk, visit craft villages and dine in the fishing village of Ham Ninh
Ham Ninh fishing village is the perfect combination between outdoor restaurant and seafood market. The fishing village is located on the east coast with stilt houses, colorful boats and restaurants floating on the water. You can enjoy lots of fresh seafood like crabs, clams, clams and sea urchins, ...
Phu Quoc is also the land of many famous products such as pepper, honey and pearls. Here, you can learn about the craft village of making traditional fish sauce, honey bee farms, learn all about the history and process of culturing pearls in Phu Quoc, and visit quality pepper gardens the worlds best, or taste wine made from the famous local Sim fruit.
In addition, a very interesting experience suggested by CNN when coming to Phu Quoc is to walk to explore the extremely diverse flora and fauna in Phu Quoc National Park. Here, you can find millions of years old tree stumps with 200 species of rare wildlife and birds.
Catch squid and watch the night market
In the evening, you can experience the fun of squid fishing. The boat goes out to sea about 30 minutes. Fishermen stop the engine and turn on the lights hanging on the water to attract squid. After fishermen catch a few squid, they will cook on the boat and enjoy dinner in the middle of the ocean.
Meanwhile, Dinh Cau night market is an experience not to be missed when coming to Phu Quoc with dozens of food stalls, souvenir stalls arranged outdoors. In addition, a series of small bars along the river are ideal places for you to enjoy chilled beer or coconut ice cream.
See the pearl island from above with the longest cable car in the world
According to CNN, it is difficult to ignore the feeling of taking the Hon Thom cable car to see the panoramic view of the South of Phu Quoc Island from above.
The cable car will take you on an exciting cruise to get a 360-degree view of the paradise-like beauty of the sea, islands, green forests and beaches in An Thoi island cluster. Step down to the cable car, you will be delighted to enjoy the beauty of Hon Thom with fine white sand beach, clear emerald water beside the pristine jungle and spectacularly arranged natural rocky beaches.
Phu Quoc has many interesting things! Even if you have been to Phu Quoc a dozen times, there is still another reason to go to Ngoc Island at the end of the year, which is a super attractive new product: Aquatopia water park on Hon Thom island.