Top must-do activities in Phu Quoc Island

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There is no shortage of interesting things to do for tourists in the pearl Phu Quoc island. If you get the chance to take Phu Quoc tours, do not miss our suggestions below.

Relax at the entertaining centers

The tasty and fresh seafood of Phu Quoc island

The tasty and fresh seafood of Phu Quoc island

Vinpearl Safari is the largest open zoo in Vietnam with an area of around 500 hectares, gathering about 130 species and more than 2,200 rare animals. Vinpearl Safari is divided into two main zones. The first area is the Open Zoo for those who like to explore the open animal areas and to be in harmony with nature. The second zone is the Safari Park in which tourists will have a chance to admire the wildlife by special and unique vehicles.

Visiting Vinpearl Safari, visitors will experience many interesting activities such as having a panoramic view of the park with a modern tram system, enjoying the interesting animal performances, experiencing animal feed, or taking souvenir pictures with rare animals, etc.

Besides, visitors can travel to many interesting places in Phu Quoc island what to do like Vinpearl Land, Sailing Club, and Casino Phu Quoc, etc with the games that they couldn’t ignore such as water park, aquarium palace, outdoor playground, cinema, food street, water music stage, beer club, and casino, etc.

Visit Dinh Cau night market

Casino Phu Quoc

Casino Phu Quoc

Dinh Cau night market is the crowded market on Vo Thi Sau street, extending over 200 meters. The market is operated from 5:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m near the beach of Duong Dong town which is about 100 meters from Dinh Cau. The whole area has over 100 booths spreading on both sides of the road, including souvenir, handicraft, cosmetic, jewelry, and Phu Quoc pearl stalls. The most famous area in the market is the food court specializing in serving dishes made from fresh seafood such as seafood porridge, seafood rice, and rice noodle with grilled chopped fish, etc.

However, the price here is quite high. If tourists want to save more money, they can buy fresh seafood at Duong Dong market near the ferry bridge on Nguyen Trung Truc street and bring to Thien Hai Son resort to hire people here processing and the fees range from VND 50,000-100,000/kilogram.

Explor the marine world

Coming to Phu Quoc beaches, visitors will be immersed in the clear blue water with a series of unspoiled beach, sunbathe on the smooth white sand under the green coconut trees. In addition, the diverse marine ecosystem of the Southern An Thoi archipelago or Mong Tay island, Doi Moi island, Thay Boi island, and Hon Thom island in the north of Phu Quoc island are ideal places for travelers to explore the marine world, especially the coral reefs that are at the top in Vietnam in terms of the abundance with 17 different scleractinia, alcyonacea coral, and sea anemone species.

Fishing squids at night is an interesting thing to do in Phu Quoc

Fishing squids at night is an interesting thing to do in Phu Quoc

The service of diving to see the coral are offered by many Phu Quoc hotels and resorts at a price ranging from VND 350,000 to VND 500,000 per person.

Experience going fishing

The Phu Quoc island day tours will bring you to an island or coastline of many tasty species of fish. Especially, the fish caught will be served on board. While fishing, tourists can set the camp and explore more wild places in Phu Quoc island what to do with friends. There is a number of places that are favored by travelers such as Mui Ong Doi, Hon Ham, and Hon Thom island, etc.

Explore primary forest

For those who are the passionate adventurers, this is the perfect choice what to do in Phu Quoc island. Visitors can book a tour to discover the North island and the national reservations of Da Ngon stream, Ganh Dau. Some adventurous travelers explore the primary forest on their own or just hire a local guide during their explorations.

The primary forest in Phu Quoc

The primary forest in Phu Quoc

Try night squid fishing

The night in Phu Quoc is time to experience the exciting activity of fishing the squids with the fishermen. What will be more exciting than chatting with other people and enjoying the quiet space of the sea while fishing? The squids caught will be served on board so the freshness of the seafood will be ensured. Amidst the sea space, the night in Phu Quoc with the barbecue party will be more memorable.

Savor Phu Quoc seafood

The emerald Phu Quoc Island is a place where tourists can enjoy the rich seafood specialties and other unique products. The typical dishes include herring salad, Ham Ninh crabs, grilled sea snails with salt, chili, and onions, grilled egg squids, horn scallops, and “tram” mushrooms, etc. Furthermore, travelers can buy the specialties as gifts for friends and family like fish sauce, pepper, pearls, dried seafood, and many types of cake, etc.

Dinh Cau market

Dinh Cau market

Coming to Phu Quoc, tourists will leave the noise and crowded city to be immersed in the blue sea, breathe the fresh air of the sea, visit the famous tourist sites, and especially enjoy the rich and attractive cuisine of Phu Quoc, etc. Hope that our guide of what to do in Phu Quoc island will help your trip more fascinating and unforgettable. If you like the place, don’t hesitate to like and share with others. Thank you.