Phu Quoc tour packages & holidays
Phu Quac as a tour and holiday destination
Phu Quac Island is one of Vietnam's best kept secret in making Vietnam a rising holiday destination in Southeast Asia. This picturesque island has tropical beaches and a friendly and relaxing atmosphere. The island is located on the Gulf of Siam near the Cambodian border, and a flight from Saigon to Phu Quoc takes just an hour. The people are friendly and there is accommodation for many budgets. Snorkeling and diving are popular things to do.
Things to do in Phu Quac
The beaches have fine white sand, and the sea is clean and clear. Sunbathing and water sports are the main attractions for most visitors. Many hotels, guesthouses and travel agents organize boat trips that can include snorkeling or diving, and you can also join a fishing trip. The capital of the island is Dong Duong, where you can do some shopping at the night market and try the local restaurants. An Thoi in the southern part of the island is another important town. Most of the island consists of beaches and forests, waterfalls, rivers, tea and spice plantations. The tropical interior of the island offers many great opportunities for spice plantation visits and for walks in the forests. The hotels and guesthouses on the beaches have their own restaurants that serve many local delicacies, including great seafood.
Best time to visit Phu Quac
The climate is warm and humid around the year. The Southeast Asian monsoon season lasts from June to September, but the beach hotels are open throughout the year and the monsoon does not stop people from traveling to Phu Quoc. Vietnam's many festivals are fascinating, and there are Buddhist celebrations almost every month. Phu Quoc is becoming one of the trendiest new destinations in Vietnam; now is a great time to travel to this beautiful island.