The largest island in Vietnam is a tropical paradise with so much seafood and an abundance of beautiful shorelines. While some are located in vibrant parts of the island, others are tucked away deep in remote fishing villages surrounded by lush forests but one thing they still have in common is their amazing scenery and abundance of adventures. Eat the island’s delicious food and visit the historic landmarks but also be sure to check out these beautiful beaches to get an unforgettable tropical vacation in Vietnam.

9 Bai Khem Beach

Bai Khem beach can easily pass as the most beautiful beach in Phu Quoc. This small shoreline located on the southern part of the island is characterized by soft white sand, mesmerizing turquoise water, and a peaceful atmosphere. The beach’s surrounding hills and tall trees amplify its scenery while its less crowded shores make it a great place to enjoy relaxation in Phu Quoc as well as exciting activities such as - swimming, snorkeling, and watching sunsets.

8 Ganh Dau Beach

Located in northern Phu Quoc island, Ganh Dau Beach is a less crowded beach with mesmerizing natural beauty. The most appealing attributes of this hidden paradise are its soft sand, charming blue water, and surrounding lush forests although it is unique in many other ways. Parts of the beach consist of several rocks where people and (sometimes) birds go to relax. Activities such as swimming and snorkeling are must-do things here and on a clear day, one can even catch a glimpse of the neighboring Cambodian Islands from this beach as it is located close to the border between both countries.

7 Long Beach

Long beach is arguably the most popular beach and the busiest tourist section in Phu Quoc. The beach stretches for up to 20 km and is characterized by fine sand, surrounding palm trees, and welcoming water. The shoreline is also lined up with resorts, shops, restaurants, and bars to ensure vacationers have all they want nearby.

6 Sao Beach

Sao beach is a picturesque shoreline in Vietnam famous for its soft white sandy shore, lots of surrounding vegetation, and crystal clear water. While the scenery is one thing to enjoy at the beach, the spacious shoreline ensures vacationers always have a spot to themselves to enjoy a relaxing time on the soothing sand. The shallow and mesmerizing water is also ready at all times to welcome vacationers into its warm arms and ensure they enjoy activities such as - swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, kite surfing, and fishing.

5 Dai Beach

Located on the western side of the island, Dai Beach stretches for 15 km and is characterized by white powdery sand, crystal clear turquoise water, and a nearby lush forest creating the perfect atmosphere for a scenic and unforgettable vacation with lots of swimming and snorkeling.

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4 Vung Bau Beach

Vung Bau beach is a lesser-known beach in Phu Quoc but also one of the island’s finest. Located on the northwest part of the island, the beach is characterized by surrounding lush jungles, crystal clear water, and an endless view of the bright sky. Its shoreline is endowed with soft sand where vacationers can lay under the sun for some time before jumping into the water for a refreshing swim. The remoteness of the beach ensures that those visiting do not have to put up with too much crowd while relaxing or engaging in more activities such as - kayaking, snorkeling, and fishing.

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3 Rach Vem Beach

Rach Vem Beach is an ideal place for lovers of nature, fishing, and swimming. It is also called starfish beach because of the abundance of starfish that can be found in the waters and the shore. Located in the peaceful fishing village of Rach Vem, vacationers here will enjoy lots of seafood as well as the scenic views of the crystal clear water and the surrounding lush forest.

2 Duong Dong Beach

Duong Dong Beach is one of the most secluded stretches of coastline beauty in Phu Quoc. While the surrounding lush forest is one of its appealing attributes, the turquoise water and soft white sand are the most appealing. Unlike many other beaches in Phu Quoc, Duong Dong beach is often uncrowded, giving vacationers the freedom to enjoy activities such as swimming and snorkeling undisturbed. The sunsets here are amazing as well. Besides, visiting Duong Dong beach is also an opportunity to see Dinh Cau Rock - a small temple situated on uniquely shaped rock formations beside the beautiful sea.

1 Cau Can Beach

Cau Can Beach is an ideal spot for travelers seeking nature and an abundance of water sports. The beach may be difficult to get to but travelers who make it here will be glad they did. From its peaceful atmosphere to its pristine white sand, crystal clear waters, and the surrounding beautiful trees, Cau Can beach has all one could desire from a beach. Exciting activities such as fishing, kayaking, and watching sunsets are some things to look forward to doing in this remote paradise.