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Golf tourism, wellness tourism, and wedding tourism have a lot of potential for development in Vietnam.

Phu Quoc pearl island – tourist paradise of tropical region

Phu Quoc island city in the southern province of Kien Giang on November 20, 2021 welcomed the first international tourist group to Vietnam after nearly two years of the country’s “freezing status” due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Many flights, hotels fully booked on Tet

Lots of flights and hotels have been fully booked due to the high travel demand during the Lunar New Year or Tet Holiday.

Ministry of Transport considers pausing flights from HCM City to Phu Quoc Island

The People's Committee of Kien Giang province has asked the Ministry of Transport to pause flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Phu Quoc Island amid the surge of Covid-19 patients in Vietnam’s largest city.

Phu Quoc – from “Hell on Earth” to nation’s first island city

Once branded “Hell on Earth” for the notorious jail which witnessed the most terrifying scenes of oppression during war time before 1975, Phu Quoc island become the country’s first island city with tremendous economic and social development.

More to Phu Quoc than beaches and sea

Phu Quoc Island is famed not only for its turquoise waters and beaches with white smooth sand but also as a land of historical heritage.

50% Vietnamese travelers are willing to travel in May and June

The newly launched “insight snapshot” by Outbox Consulting show that 50% of local travelers are intending to travel in May and June, among them, 40% are more interested in sightseeing and cuisine.

Concerns raised as starfish abused for selfies in Phu Quoc

Many starfish have died after being taken ashore for selfies by visitors to Phu Quoc Island.

Phu Quoc - Vietnam’s first island city

With Phu Quoc district in Kien Giang province poised to become Vietnam’s first island city from March 1, following its official recognition as a new city, let’s discover this new important national landmark.

Must-go places on Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang is a popular tourist destination throughout the year due to its blue sea, long sandy beaches, wild beauty, and delicious seafood.

Bright future ahead for Phu Quoc City: official

Huynh Quang Hung, chairman of Phu Quoc City People’s Committee, talks to the Vietnam News Agency on the establishment of Phu Quoc City – the country’s first island city.

Phu Quoc Island granted ‘island city’ status

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has officially announced that Phu Quoc Island will become the country’s first island city.

Phu Quoc real estate market forecast to grow, driven by upgrade into first island city

The real estate market of Phu Quoc in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta of Kiên Giang was forecast to be robust as the island district has just been given the green light to be upgraded to the country’s first island city in March this year.

Lawmakers greenlight plan to make Phu Quoc Vietnam's 1st island city

The National Assembly Standing Committee has approved a plan to make Phu Quoc island a city administered by Kien Giang Province.

Night market in Phu Quoc Island District

Phu Quoc Island District in Kien Giang Province is not only famous for its pristine and poetic beaches but also attracts many tourists thanks to its night market.

Islands and islets make a difference

Under the sun, the high-speed boat was taking tourists to Phu Quoc Island off Kien Giang Province in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. 

Five must-visit destinations in Vietnam

Vietnam boasts many impressive tourist destinations, of which Phu Quoc island, Sa pa tourist resort, Can Tho city, Hoi An ancient town, and Da Nang city are worth visiting and gaining experience.

Epizode announces second round of acts for next festival

Epizode festival has announced the second round of its lineup for the event slated for this winter on Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province.

Ca Mau to launch first provincial tourism sea route

Tourists to the southern province of Ca Mau now can conveniently travel to nearby Kien Giang Province’s Nam Du Archipelago and Phu Quoc Island by using an express boat service that will be operated in the province from tomorrow.

Phu Quoc Island threatened by rubbish

Phu Quoc authorities are struggling to find waste treatment solutions as the pollution problem on the island has worsened.