5 Attractive Isles around Phu Quoc Island
Coming to Phu Quoc Island, you must look at 5 following beautiful islands to experience the wild beauty and explore the many exciting activities of sea and island.
This is the most remote island located in the south of the island of Phu Quoc. Xuong island seawater is very clear and deep. The most interesting thing is a huge cave with imposing cliffs. From this cave, you can lie and dive to see beautiful views of the sea on Xuong island.
This is a great location for those who enjoy diving and watching coral with many precious and beautiful corals which are equally beautiful to those on May Rut Ngoai Island.
May Rut Ngoai island
May Rut Ngoai is located in the south of Phu Quoc Island, about 3 miles from the center of An Thoi town. In order to get to May Rut Ngoai island, visitors can travel by boat in about 1 hour.
May Rut Ngoai beach is relatively unspoiled, with many rocks and little sand, so sea water is very clear. During sand accretion season, the beach will only be full of white sand and blue water color which is picturesque. Here, in addition to swimming, you can hand hammocks to lie and relaxing, listen to the waves slapping or wander on the island for expeditions, taking pictures.
On the island, there is a family called Mrs. Tam and is also the only diner. Coming here, remember to visit her diner to taste pinch porridge specialty.
May Rut Trong island
Similar to wild character of the island of May Rut Ngoai, May Rut Trong island attracts tourists with the long sloping beach, fine white sand stretching along with coconut trees. The region of May Rut Trong sea has an incredibly diverse ecosystem with 125 species of fish and 150 species of molluscs. Besides, the many rare marine species such as clams, dugongs, sea turtle …
The island also attracts tourists with many interesting activities. The first one is to participate in a snorkeling tour, firsthand admiring the colorful beauty of more than 100 species of hard and soft corals. At night, visitors can experience the exciting feeling when going fishing for squid with the fishermen. It takes only 5 minutes travelling boat to visit the squid fishing village where visitors will catch fresh squid, grill or cook into porridge right on the boat.
Mot island is about 20 minutes riding motorbikes from the center of Duong Dong town (Phu Quoc district). Mot Island attracts tourists with the diversified ledges, strips of beach morning glory blooming very beautifully. The sea level is not deep, so we can see the corals, moss and all the fish swimming around. Here, you can unleash swimming, snorkeling, seeing fish, crab, pinch and more.
In addition, the island also has an extremely diverse, rich vegetation with many species of perennial trees, many strange species of mushroom growing on rotting tree trunks
Mong Tay island
Mong Tay island is almost an absolutely pristine island because there is no residents living and no intervention of the convenient service from the mainland.
Mong Tay island is the ideal location for outdoor activities such as camping, swimming or going deep to explore the wilderness with grasslands stretching.
Another interesting activity that you can not miss when coming here is to experience scuba diving to admire the extremely rich coral ecosystem with 17 types of hard and soft types of anemones of brilliant colors. The Coral reefs of many shapes, sizes and colors will surely leave a great impression on your mind on a trip to the “desert island”.
About cuisine, you can go to Phu Quoc island to buy seafood and process into favorite dishes.