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All Disability Experiences Phu Quoc Tourism

All Disability Experiences Phu Quoc Tourism

In Vietnam, there is a beautiful shimmering island called Phu Quoc. Nature may have incorporated here a "piece" of Heaven. As the largest of the 22 islands in the Gulf of Thailand with its diverse ecosystems, Phu Quoc is recognized by UNESCO as a world biosphere reserve. Phu Quoc travel experience below will be a guide to help you prepare well for the trip

Going to Phu Quoc in any season?The South has 2 distinct seasons: the rainy season and the dry season. Rainy season, storms make fishing in coastal areas difficult. In the dry season, the weather is mild, more unlike the intense sunshine in the North, in the South, the sun is milder and does not make people feel uncomfortable. You should choose to go to Phu Quoc in the dry season: from November to April next year because it is sunny, no rain or strong gusts.

Means to Phu Quoc

1. Take a plane to Phu Quoc

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To serve tourism, Phu Quoc has an international airport, Phu Quoc, which has been operating since 2012.

- You in Hanoi from Noi Bai airport can choose one of Vietnam Airlines, Bamboo Airways, Vietjet Air or Jetstar Pacific to have a direct flight to Phu Quoc. The distance from Hanoi to Phu Quoc is about 2080km.

- Starting from Ho Chi Minh, the flight from Tan Son Nhat airport to Phu Quoc is 300km. Only about 60 minutes to fly you were present at the beautiful pearl island already.

- With you near Can Tho, the distance from here to Phu Quoc is 265km and takes about 55 minutes.

When the aircraft landed with a bus to pick you up to the lobby to collect luggage. Then call a taxi to move to the

2. By boat

- Rach Gia Pier: Rach Gia Ben is 120km from Phu Quoc. By boat from Rach Gia will take about 2 hours 30 minutes to reach the pearl island. Ticket prices are 240,000 to 330,000 depending on the age.

- From Ha Tien: distance of 45km

+ Take the speedboat from Ha Tien wharf to the Pearl Island in 1 hour and 15 minutes. The train price is VND 160,000 - VND 200,000 for children under 11 years old and VND 230,000 - VND 260,000 for adults (> 11 years) depending on the type of ship.

+ It takes 2 hours from ferry to Thanh Thoi wharf (Ha Tien) to reach Da Chong wharf (at Thom beach, Phu Quoc). After getting off the ferry, you can catch a motorbike taxi or ferry into Duong Dong town 20km away because taxis are hard to get here. The ferry price is VND 185,000 for adults and VND 130,000 for children

3. Luggage needs to be prepared

Traveling to Phu Quoc, you don't need to be too fussy to prepare. In addition to beautiful clothes to spoiled "so deep" and personal belongings, do not forget to bring a few bathing suits and sunscreen to protect the skin under the intense sun all day. In addition, please prepare cash to buy seafood or souvenirs for relatives and friends because in Phu Quoc there are many items or specialties "strange" that other regions do not have.

4. Location check-in Phu Quoc

a. Ham Ninh fishing village

Ham Ninh fishing village is located in the northeast of the pearl island. In the morning, Ham Ninh market is bustling with newly arrived seafood sellers, smoky noodle shops and strange fruits that other regions do not have. In the evening, the fishing village of Ham Ninh brings a little more tranquility, go to Ham Ninh pier to see the night sea and enjoy the seafood dishes served on boats of the fishing village people.

b. Hon Tay and small islands

Traveling Phu Quoc without visiting the islands here is considered as new to half of Phu Quoc. Hon Tay Nail is known as the Maldives of Vietnam. Starting from An Thoi port, after about 20 minutes by boat, beautiful small islands appear before your eyes. Tour to visit Mong Tay - Hon May Rut - Hon Gam Gh Island takes you from the northeast to the south of the pearl island.

You can choose to take a boat or canoe, the cost of renting a boat is about VND 400,000 per person, the price of canoe is higher than the price of the boat from VND 700,000 to VND 1,000,000 per tour. The girls remember to dress up really nice to spoil "so deep" in this fairyland.


c. Vinpearl Land and Phu Quoc Safari

- Vinpearl Land Phu Quoc is a 5-star entertainment area with many thrilling games. There are aquariums that nurture and display more than 9000 individuals of rare animals such as golden mountain turtles, fish, light lizards, ... There are also special activities such as performing mermaid, shark. eat.

Vinpearl Land's outdoor pool is a very popular place. Water music is performed in the water music stands at 19:00 to 19h25 daily. The children who came to Vinpearl Land were very excited with "Happy City" and "World of Games".

d. Phu Quoc Safari

Vingroup has Vinpearl amusement parks in many provinces, but Safari is unique to Phu Quoc. Safari nurtures and conserves over 3000 animals. Safari is only about 4 km from Vinpearl Land, convenient for visitors to visit both locations.

Zoo has animals such as orangutans, bad fish, hippos, ... are kept in captivity, walking around to see these animals also takes about 2 hours. In addition, the Safari area has semi-wild animals, you must buy a bus tour ticket and wait for the car to visit (on car with a guide).

There are animals such as tigers, giraffes, lions, peacocks, ...

5. Phu Quoc night market

Located in the central location of Phu Quoc, the Phu Quoc night market is very convenient. The market operates from 17:00 pm to 2:00 am the next day. Coming here, you will enjoy the unique dishes at the market: ice cream rolls, candy only, roll rice paper, you can also buy dried squid here as a gift for your loved ones.

Check-in point south of the pearl island

a. The Sao Beach

Star beach is located on the southern island of pearl, is a beach with smooth white sand. Those who have just gone to the North sea but come here for the first time will be extremely excited by the difference of sand dunes and green coconut trees.

b. Phu Quoc prison

Although it only existed for about 6 years (1967-1073), Phu Quoc prison witnessed the suffering of Vietnamese Democratic Republican soldiers. During its lifetime, more than 32,000 prisoners were detained. 4000 deaths are not a small number, along with tens of thousands of disabled people.

Going to Phu Quoc prison, you will see statues that depict the brutal torture, the "hell on earth" scenes that soldiers have suffered during the war years.

Activities not to be missed

- Watch the corals: The small islands of Phu Quoc have breathtaking coral reefs. Coming to Phu Quoc without watching the coral, only regret. There are 2 types of scuba diving: snorkeling and scuba diving. Nowadays, tourists prefer to snorkel because it is both economical and lightweight. The colorful corals, under the sunlight shining through the surface of the sea, are even more beautiful shimmering.

- Night squid fishing: In the evening, the air is fresh, which is also the time when boats go fishing. Getting into that atmosphere, setting out squid fishing is an interesting activity that you should not ignore at all. Squid fishing boats often set sail at sunset, at that time the sun and the sea were as one. Huy Can and the verses of "Fishing boats" will suddenly appear in the minds of each of us

You need to pay attention to health before you go fishing squid, many people get seasick when standing on the deck for the first time with the waves hitting the ship. Should not eat immediately before boarding, any friend or motion sickness, please prepare in advance anti-drunk drugs!