Discover Phu Quy Island – The Pearl Island of Binh Thuan Province, VietNam

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Phu Quy island is about 120 km far from Phan Thiet city. Since most of visitors are impressed with the island’s wild and unharmed beauty, it is becoming a famous destination for travellers, especially young backpackers

With the area of 16 km, the island has many things for you to discover. It owns not only beautiful beaches, such as Trieu Duong beach, Doi Dua beach, Nho – Ganh Hang beach and many fine landscapes, but also many pagodas, shrines, temples with longstanding architecture, such as Linh Quang pagoda, An Thanh temple, Thay Nai temple, Ban Tranh pricess shrine, Linh Son pagoda.

Seafood in Phu Quy island is fresh and have good price. In the early morning, you can go to the fishing port or take a canoe to visit the surrounding small islands to watch the fishing ships dock, learn about lobster divers and anglers who fish shark then come back the fishing village to have breakfast. You can also enjoy the delicious dishes from seafood which are catched and  cooked on site. 

* How to get to Phu Quy island: 

You can come to Phan Thiet port to buy ship ticket. There are 5 ships carrying passengers and cargo from Phan Thiet city to Phu Quy island and vice versa: Binh Thuan 16, Binh Thuan 18, Phu Quy 07, Que Huong 2 and Hung Phat 26. The trip will take from 3 hours to 6 hours, depending on the weather and the ship’s speed. If the weather is bad, the ship schedule will change. Therefore, you had better chek the information before you go by calling Phan Thiet port (+84 062 3506 358) and to Phu Quy port (+84 062 3506 374).

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