I love Sunset on Phu Quoc island
Phu Quoc is well known as "Pearl Island" armed with idyllic beaches, picturesque streams, primeval forests, the greenery of pepper plantation and tasty seafood that attracts visitors to visit. Not that all, Phu Quoc island is also an ideal place to enjoy watching a sunset over the sea.
Overview of Phu Quoc
Phu Quoc is the largest island in Vietnam and together with 22 other islands creating the Phu Quoc island district under the administration of Kien Giang province, southern Vietnam. In the past, Phu Quoc used to be a military base and closed to tourists, but nowadays, Phu Quoc is one of the most attractive tourist spots in Vietnam and the most popular spot in southern Vietnam attracting a million flows of domestic and international tourists each year.
The climate of Phu Quoc is nice which is warm and sunny all year round. There is nearly no storm on the island because it is protected by the closed Thailand Gulf.
The landscape on the island is very beautiful with beautiful tropical beaches, pristine rainfall forests, rustic Phu Quoc fishing villages, and peaceful farms. So, Phu Quoc is also called the Pearl island that is a treasured pearl of Vietnam tourism.
Sunset on Phu Quoc beach
The best places to admire the sunset on Phu Quoc island
If you don’t know where is the best place to enjoy watching the sunset on Phu Quoc island, here below we have narrowed down a list of places. Read on to find out.
Watching the sunset on the beach
Phu Quoc beach is a marvelous place for those who seeking a fierce sunset. Bai Dai, Bai Sao, Khem Beach are the most popular destinations for tourists when the sunshades. Stroll along the shore, step barefoot on the white sand, feel soft and smooth of sand, watch the sun sinking into the ocean, all together contribute to a great evening, right? Why not drink some beer and snack on food while watching the sunset?
Dinh Cau Rock (Duong Dong town) is also a destination to watch the sunset from the west coast. Dinh Cau is located in a very beautiful rock formation with strange shapes on the sea, so you can easily watch the sunset over the ocean without worrying about obstructed views. Set up your chair facing the West and enjoy watching a breathtaking sunset.
Watching the sunset on the pier
Sunset on the concrete damp
Next to Dinh Cau rock temple, Duong Dong pier or river is one of the ideal places to watch the sun go down while listening to wave crashing. Duong Dong pier is one of the main piers in Phu Quoc where you can admire the gorgeous sunset when standing on the windy concrete damp. When the sun is going down the sea, the sunlight becomes red and you will feel the cool breeze blowing from the sea. In the sea, the fishing boats are about to be off the coast, and the image of the boats on the sea embellishes the wonderful and poetic sunset. That’s why this is considered one of the best places to enjoy the sunset in the pearl island- Phu Quoc.
Watching the sunset in Lighthouse Hotel and Cafe
Located on Tran Hung Dao street and near the Dinh Cau Night Market is Lighthouse Hotel & Cafe with a spectacular birds-eye view of the Gulf of Thailand from the great rooftop. It is really a wonderful experience when you enjoy a coffee or a beer and see the sunset on the hotel's rooftop.
Sunset on the rooftop of Lighthouse Cafe
Watching sunset right on the fishing boat
Another ideal place for watching the sunset is right on fishing boats, you will feel like being immersed in the sky and ocean. Catching sunset from a fishing boat is a must for any visitor.
Luckily, the late afternoon is the time the local fishermen go fishing on the sea, as well as the time the Phu Quoc night squid fishing tours for tourists, are operated. So, don’t hesitate to book a fishing tour to enjoy the most gorgeous moment of the day in Phu Quoc, it will surely the best time ever for you when enjoying the sunset on a special place and that definitely brings you the different feeling when watching the sunset on the mainland. The sunset is like a drug for the soul that beats the sleepiness and be ready for a night trip.
When joining Vietnam tour packages to visit Phu Quoc island, don’t miss out to watch the sunset when the light accentuates the color of ocean water.