Photos: Places to visit in Phu Quoc as Vietnam plans to reopen resort island to tourists

Vietnam plans to reopen the beach-fringed island of Phu Quoc to foreign tourists from October to boost the economy, authorities

Updated on Sep 10, 2021 02:30 PM IST 8 Photos

Fully vaccinated tourists with a negative coronavirus test will be eligible to visit Phu Quoc, the statement said, adding they could fly to the island on chartered or commercial flights. Here are seven best places to visit in Phu Quoc as Vietnam plans to reopen resort island to tourists from next month.(Unsplash)

Phu Quoc National Park: This national park is located in the Kiên Giang Province of Vietnam's Mekong Delta Region. It comprises more than half of Phu Quoc Island's northern region.(Instagram/@amandarundstrom)

Dinh Cau Rock (Cau Temple): Also known as Cau Temple, this rock is an odd-shaped natural formation in Phu Quoc that is located just next to the Duong Dong Fishing Harbour. Local fishermen pray to this rock before they embark on their fishing excursions.(Instagram/@boginya_inna)


Suoi Tranh Waterfall: This 4 metre-tall waterfall is surrounded by lush greenery, caves and pools. This is a must-visit place for anyone looking for some adventure. It is situated 7 kilometres west of Duong Dong.(Instagram/@catalin_chitu_22_photography)

Cao Dai Temple: This temple stands out from the other temples in Phu Quoc for its unique technicoloured exterior and religious symbols. The religion of Caodaism was established in 1926 in the city of Tây Ninh in southern Vietnam.(Instagram/@jenny.le1284)