Top 5 island idylls in Kien Giang
20:30 | 01/04/2018 Print Article
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang attracts a huge number of visitors in summer, thanks to its tropical paradise islands with long stretches of sandy beach. Here is the list of the top 5 must-visit islands in the province.
|Phu Quoc has become a famous tourist attraction for both local and foreign visitors thanks to its pristine beauty, fresh air, blue seas, and white sand beaches. It is also famous for the delicious fresh food. (Photo: Olga Shumilova) |
|Some 250 km from Ho Chi Minh City, Nam Du is comprised of 21 islets. There are many stunning beaches on Nam Du Island including Dat Do, Gieng, and Ngu with dapples of shade provided by coconut tree silhouettes cast across the pure white sands. Visitors can hire a motorbike to ride across the island or visit the famous Mieu Ba Chua Xu temple near Bai Tret. (Photo: Heyz Dee) |
|Hon Son Island in the southern coastal province of Kien Giang is a new destination for summer retreats, boasting pristine natural beauty with by crystal clear seas, white sand, and imposing mountains. (Photo: Bao Nam) |
|14 km from Phu Quoc Island, Mong Tay Island has become an attractive destination for tourists who love backpacking or couples looking for absolute privacy. With its lush green coconut trees, white sands, and turquoise seas, the island is known by another attractive name - a Maldives paradise in Vietnam. (Photo: Ty Nguyen) |
|Hon Thom Island is set among a many glorious, pristine islands, making it a very convenient destination for travel, fishing, diving, and swimming. Tourists can take a 10 minute boat ride from Hon Thom to visit a squid fishing village and join the locals on a squid fishing expedition. (Photo: Ty Nguyen) |