Phu Quoc

Modernity meets tranquility. Trend-setting restaurants and vibrant rooftop bars next to idyllic archipelago. Welcome to Phú Quốc — Vietnam's pearl island where it is easy to breathe and to feel your pulse.

Phú Quốc

Turquoise seas, spectacular sunsets, and lush rainforests await you at Asia's emerging tropical island destination.

Vietnam's Pearl Island

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SmartCity

A Vietnamese island-city powered by the cloud. Free WiFi for all!

No Visa

30 day visa exemption for all nationalities who arrive by air.

National Park

A UNESCO land and marine biosphere reserve.

"Pearl Island"

“Phu Quoc” is a 28 island district in Vietnam where luxury, paradise, and technology intersect.  It's on pace to become Asia's leading SmartCity, a place where you can find the world's most recognized luxury hotel brands, and some of the bet beaches this side of Asia.

"Vibrant CULTURE"

Although tourism is transforming the island from its war torn past, Phu Quoc is now and will continue to be linked to the fishing industry and this is reflected in the islands vibrant culture. To experience Phu Quoc's diverse culture, head over to the numerous fishing villages, visit a fish sauce factory, or explore the wet markets found throughout the island archipelago.

redboat fish sauce
Phu Quoc Cable Car

"Adventure"

Even more than meets the eye, much more! The SmartCity Island has the world's second largest safari, multiple amusement parks, a 28 hole golf course, and also the worlds longest oversea cable car system.  You and your family will never be bored while vacationing in Phu Quoc!

PHU QUOC's MUST SEE ATTRACTIONS

Just the name Phú Quốc (pronounced “foo-kwock“) looks and sounds exotic, and it is! What makes Phu Quoc Island rank high on most people's “bucket-list” is the fact that mixed in with all that exotic ambiance are a range of familiar activities popular with a wide array of travelers.   From foodies and sun worshipers to culture enthusiasts and adventure seekers, Phu Quoc has something to offer everyone.  The following are the top points of interests in Phu Quoc:

Bai Sao in Phu Quoc

Sugary white sandy beaches, swaying palms, and turquoise sea.

Phu Quoc Night Market

Fresh seafood, locally brewed beer, and souvenirs galore.

Hon Xuong in Phu Quoc

A tiny island paradise.

Truong Beach

The most popular beach resort area on the island.

Phu Quoc Sunset

Look west for the best ocean sunsets this side of Asia.

Mui Dinh Cau

A unique cape with a historic temple, lighthouse, and pier.

The best snorkeling in Vietnam bar none.

Ho Quoc Pagoda in Phu Quoc at sunrise

Majestic temple facing the rising sun.

Phu Quoc Cable Car

Experience the world's longest oversea cable car.

Starfish beach in Phu Quoc

Discover thousands of starfish.

Phu Quoc Motorbike Rental

Ride the island.

phu quoc floating restaurants

Feast on fresh seafood right on top of the ocean.

Live Like A Local

Discover Phu Quoc from the eyes of real travelers, locals, and expats in our new “Live like a Local series”.

Island living & teaching English

Traveling all the way from Holland to Phu Quoc  in order to live the island dream while educating Vietnam's youth.

Diving instructor on Phu Quoc Island

Underwater discovery and photography

Latvian expat and scuba dive instructor helps visitors explore the islands coral reefs and marine life.

Sup in Phu Quoc

Paddle Board The Islands

From Korea to Phu Quoc for the love of Stand Up Paddle Boarding.

locals in phu quoc

From The Philippines to Phu Quoc

Learn how one person flew all the way down from the Philippines to work on the newly developing island of Phu Quoc.

PHU QUOC REGIONS

Phu Quoc (Vietnamese: Phú Quốc, Russian: Фукуок) is an “Island District” of Kien Giang Province that is located in the Gulf of Thailand 45 kilometers from the southern tip of mainland Vietnam and only 4 kilometers from nearby Cambodia.

The island districts communities range from towns bursting with vibrant culture to natural areas meant for hiking, snorkeling, birding —and hitting the beach. Phu Quoc has picturesque fishing villages rich in history, elegant resort areas boasting upscale charm, and a fantastic countryside.

Phu Quoc location and communes

CULTURE

Vietnam is known as the land of smiles and Phu Quoc is no exception.  Everywhere you go, you will be welcomed by smiles and kind help from the locals whether you know Vietnamese or not.   Although tourism is transforming the island district from its war torn past, Phu Quoc is now and will continue to be linked to the fishing industry and this is reflected in the islands vibrant culture.  To absorb some of Phu Quoc's diverse culture, head over to the coastal fishing communities, places of worship, and the wet markets found throughout the island archipelago. Here are some cultural activities you can experience while on Phu Quoc:

Fish sauce factory tours in Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc is world renowned for producing the best fish sauce (Nước mắm Phú Quốc) on the planet and you can tour a fish sauce production factory. 

Phu Quoc Prison

Discover Phu Quoc's major landmarks and top sight-seeing attractions.

Cai Dai Temple Phu Quoc

The mystical religion of Cao Daism is said to have started right here on Phu Quoc Island and you can visit the temple during your stay on the island.

fishing village phu quoc

Picturesque fishing villages and floating seafood restaurants.

NATURE + ECOTOURISM

Nature takes priority on Phu Quoc where 50% of the island is classified as protected national park.  The forested areas are also a UNESCO biosphere reserve.  How will you be one with nature while visiting Phu Quoc?

phu quoc national park

Explore diverse ecosystems from dense jungles to mangrove forests and keep an eye out for the great hornbill, macaques, and anacondas while visiting the Phu Quoc National Park.

ganh dau trail hiking phu quoc

Hike Phu Quoc's most popular trail. This easy trail will take you through a flat section of the Phu Quoc National Park, past old growth trees while hearing the soothing sounds of nature.

Tranh Waterfall

Discover fern shrouded waterfall pools in the middle of the jungle and plunge in.

Phu Quoc produces over 1,000 tonnes of high quality black and white pepper each year and it is impossible to explore the island without seeing one of the numerous pepper plantations. Tour a Phu Quoc pepper farm and bring some back with you. 

Ready to plan your trip to Phú Quốc?

Have a safe & comfortable time on the island with the following Phu Quoc hotel & resort recommendations and deals.

Airbnb in Phu Quoc

Book unique villas and apartments & experience Phú Quốc like a local. Free $50 credit.

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Traveler recommended & last minute deals.

cheap hotels in phu quoc island

Luxury beach resorts starting at $50