Traveling to Phu Quoc island, what will be more exciting than enjoy the night besides the peaceful beaches, or at vibrant night markets, or participate in many fascinating activities.
Admire sunset at Dinh Cau rock
One of the special things that you should not miss when visiting in Phu Quoc is to enjoy the gorgeous moment of sunset at Dinh Cau temple. Coming to Dinh Cau temple at the late afternoon to wait for the most beautiful moment of the day when the sun is about to sink in the ocean, the sunlight is so red that reflects on the strange-shaped rocks and sea surface which create a twinkle romantic view. It is truly a magical time of the day that can seduce anyone here.
Remember to bring along a camera to save the beautiful view of Phu Quoc at the short moment of the day. When the sun has already sunk under the horizon and the darkness seems to cover the space, it is time for you to get to the vibrant destination to enjoy a non-sleep night in Phu Quoc.
Sunset in Phu Quoc
Visit Dinh Cau night market
Dinh Cau night market is a familiar spot for tourists to enjoy the specialties of Phu Quoc. This market opens from 5 pm to 10 pm, but the crowdest time is from 7 pm to 10 pm when tourists and local people rush into the market to hang around and exchange the goods. Dinh Cau night market is located on one of the busiest streets of Vo Thi Sau in the center of Duong Dong town, Phu Quoc, it is only 100 meters from Dinh Cau temple.
After sightseeing the beautiful moment of sunset in Dinh Cau cape, walking through the smooth sandy beach to get to Dinh Cau market, you can see a range of restaurants along the way where you can have a quick visit to sip a cup of cold beer before getting to the market.
When hanging around the night market, you will realize a world of food here where it offers a rich selection of local food at very reasonable prices. Let’s try the delicious dishes at the market and buy stuff for your friends before moving the next destinations to enjoy the night in Phu Quoc.
Phu Quoc specialties at Dinh Cau night market
Enjoy a unique performance at Dao Ngoc water puppet theatre
The water puppetry is a folk art form commonly known in the northern Vietnam or Saigon. Dao Ngoc Water Puppet Theatre was created by professor Ha Luong Thuan and is performed by artists from Thai Binh province. The theatre aims to foster tradition water puppetry with the passion and enthusiasm of enthusiasts of this art form.
Dao Ngoc water puppet theatre is located at No. 129 Tran Hung Dao street, Duong Dong town. The capability of the theatre is 150 seats and it opens to welcome the guest all days of the week. The ticket is 150,000 VND per an adult and 120,000 VND per a child.
Experience squid fishing
When night falls, the beaches on the island become empty and the whole island goes silent. However, it is time the fishermen are about to go out the sea for a night fish catching. You can ask for joining with them to experience an exciting work of squid fishing. On the sea at night is a scary thing for many people, but it is such a memorable experience for those who would like to get the new things during your trip. During the fishing trip, you can also enjoy the delicious squid right on the boat. If you don’t actively ask the fishermen for joining the fishing trip, you can book a 3-hour squid fishing tour. The price of the tour is not expensive.
Squid fishing in Phu Quoc night sea
Feel the peace of Ong Lang beach
Located away from the hustle and bustle of town life, Ong Lang beach remains pristine and strangely peaceful beauty. Fields of rocks create a more interesting landscape, occasionally interrupt the long, sloping sandy beach. A painting of many elements of sky, air, wind, sand, and rocks are sure to mesmerize you.
Ong Lang beach is located in the west of Phu Quoc, between Ganh Dau beach and Dong Duong town. Walking on the smooth sand, enjoying the romantic view across the ocean, and soaking in the fresh ocean air, you definitely have an unforgettable night. After your stroll, let’s visit one of the many restaurants and bars along the beach for a cold drink.
Whether it is day or night, Phu Quoc island always attracts travelers with its own characteristics, making it a famous destination of Vietnam and the region. If you like the place, don’t hesitate to contact us or visit our website for further information. Like and share if it is helpful for you. Thank you.