Phu Quoc Island

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Five must-visit destinations in Vietnamicon
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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.

 
Phu Quoc Island likely to welcome foreign tourists backicon

Phu Quoc Island likely to welcome foreign tourists back

VIDEO
10/06/2020

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has said it has been working on a pilot plan to bring international tourists to select islands, with Phu Quoc among those considered.

Pilot scheme to welcome foreign visitors to Phu Quoc islandicon

Pilot scheme to welcome foreign visitors to Phu Quoc island

TRAVEL
04/06/2020

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has been devising a roadmap to reopen the country to international tourists, with Phu Quoc island in Kien Giang being considered as a location to trial a pilot scheme.

Ca Mau to open sea route to Nam Du Archipelago, Phu Quoc Islandicon

Ca Mau to open sea route to Nam Du Archipelago, Phu Quoc Island

TRAVEL
23/05/2020

Authorities in Ca Mau have been given the green light to open a sea route connecting it with Nam Du archipelago and Phu Quoc island district - two popular tourist destinations belonging to nearby Kien Giang province.

Herring salad, from sea to tableicon

Herring salad, from sea to table

TRAVEL
23/04/2020

Watching the sun come up as you stroll down a beach is no doubt a great experience.

Passenger ship service to Phu Quoc resumedicon

Passenger ship service to Phu Quoc resumed

TRAVEL
18/04/2020

Authorities of the southern province of Kien Giang have agreed on the resumption of some transportation services, including ferries to Phu Quoc Island.

CNN places Phu Quoc among best destinations in Asiaicon

CNN places Phu Quoc among best destinations in Asia

TRAVEL
12/04/2020

Phu Quoc Island off the coast of Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has been named among the 17 best places in Asia by Cable News Network (CNN).

Quang Ngai, Kien Giang close tourist attractions over COVID-19 fearsicon

Quang Ngai, Kien Giang close tourist attractions over COVID-19 fears

TRAVEL
23/03/2020

Authorities in the central province of Quang Ngai and southern province of Kien Giang have closed tourist attractions in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

More provinces close tourist sites to prevent COVID-19icon

More provinces close tourist sites to prevent COVID-19

TRAVEL
18/03/2020

Several provinces and cities across the country have temporarily closed tourist sites to prevent the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).

Itaca offers flavours of the Med in Vietnamicon

Itaca offers flavours of the Med in Vietnam

TRAVEL
23/01/2020

Phu Quoc Island has changed massively over the past seven years, just ask Xavi Pi, one of the three co-founders of Itaca Restaurant & Lounge.

Epizode offers a party with a conscienceicon

Epizode offers a party with a conscience

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
31/12/2019

People go out dancing for all sorts of reasons, but probably the single biggest draw to the tiles is a chance to escape.

Epizode offers more than a world-class partyicon

Epizode offers more than a world-class party

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
25/11/2019

Epizode returns to Vietnam in just a few weeks, bringing 11 straight days of world-class dance music to the beaches of Phu Quoc Island.

Jeju Air launches direct route to Phu Quoc Islandicon

Jeju Air launches direct route to Phu Quoc Island

TRAVEL
24/11/2019

Jeju Air, the biggest low-cost carrier of the Republic of Korea (RoK), announced on November 22 that it has opened direct routes to Phu Quoc Island of Vietnam and Bohol Island of the Philippines.

Jeju Air launches direct route to Phu Quoc Islandicon

Jeju Air launches direct route to Phu Quoc Island

TRAVEL
23/11/2019

Jeju Air, the biggest low-cost carrier of the Republic of Korea (RoK), announced on November 22 that it has opened direct routes to Phu Quoc Island of Vietnam and Bohol Island of the Philippines.

Southeast Asia’s top dance music festival announces final lineup, showcasesicon

Southeast Asia’s top dance music festival announces final lineup, showcases

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
06/11/2019

The full lineup for Southeast Asia’s top dance music festival has been released, and ravers are in for a treat.

Boat services to Phu Quoc suspended due to strong windsicon

Boat services to Phu Quoc suspended due to strong winds

TRAVEL
03/09/2019

Highspeed boats to and from Phu Quoc Island will be suspended again due to strong wind and waves after resuming operation for only three days.

Hasty planning plunges tourism spots under watericon

Hasty planning plunges tourism spots under water

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
20/08/2019

It may be unusual for hilly areas and islands surrounded by ocean to grapple with flooding, but historic floods last week in Phu Quoc Island and Da Lat, sent local people and tourists into a nightmare scenario.

Kien Giang gets nod to delay special economic zone plansicon

Kien Giang gets nod to delay special economic zone plans

BUSINESS
18/08/2019

The Ministry of Construction has green-lighted Kien Giang province’s proposal to suspend the master plan to develop Phu Quoc Island into a special administrative-economic zone (SEZ).