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Things you must do whilst on Phu Quoc Island

Our 5 best things to do list take you straight to the ‘can’t miss’ natural & cultural treasures found all around beautiful island of Phu Quoc. This narrow list of choices will get you discovering the best of what Phu Quoc has to offer whether you are here on the island for 1 day or 1 week. From scenic beaches to culinary delights, there is something for everyone

Take a gorgeous sunset

Phu Quoc is known for its spectacular ocean sunsets, so make sure to catch at least one while you are there. Our favorite evening lookout spots are anywhere along Long Beach, cliff side by the Dinh Cau Temple and on a boat in the middle of the ocean prior to fishing for squid at night.

Spectacular sunset on Phu Quoc Island

Wine & dine at the Dinh Cau Night Market

After the sun has set, visit the lively Dinh Cau Night Market and feast on your favorite seafood fare all night long. The Dinh Cau Night Market is a popular place for shopping and for fresh seafood. It is also a hotspots for domestic and foreign tourist to congregate at night. Don’t miss tucking into mouthwatering local favorites like grilled oysters, scallop kebobs and steamed lemongrass crab.

Dinh Cau night market on Phu Quoc Island

Tour a fish sauce factory

Phu Quoc is famous for its fish sauce and a visit to the island would be not be complete without touring one of the many fish sauce factory’s. This unique aromatic sauce has even been granted the status of Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) in European Union.

Tourists visit a fish sauce factory

Discover Sao (star) Beach

White sand, warm turquoise water and a gentle breeze blowing on your neck. Yes, a place like this does exist in Vietnam and can only be found on Phu Quoc Island. Sao Beach is possibly Vietnam’s best beach but don’t take our word for it, discover it yourself…

Sao Beach, Phu Quoc Island

Motorbike around island

Phu Quoc is best discovered on a motorbike. The road are well paved and there is hardly any traffic. Discover unique ecosystem, find an abandoned beach, see wild monkeys jumping from tree to tree, visit a local village… the possibilities are endless. Create your own unique adventure and memory on the island. Don’t know where to start? No worries… contact our Travel Experts via email info@amitysmiletravel.com , we are just right here to help you everything such as maps, routes, itineraries and more. 

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