Phu Quoc And Con Dao Are Among Most Beautiful Islands In Southeast Asia
Con Dao and Phu Quoc Islands off the southern coast of Vietnam were voted in the list of 10 most stunning islands in Southeast Asia by voters of the US magazine Travel + Leisure.
Phu Quoc Island - Photo: @phuquocbeach
Phuket was chosen as the most beautiful island in Southeast Asia. The second and third-ranking belonged to Koh Samui Island in Thailand and Bali in Indonesia.
This list of islands was compiled based on travelers' real experiences with natural sites, activities, beaches, hospitality, and so on.
Phu Quoc, the largest island in Vietnam, has gained increasing popularity among locals and foreign tourists. The island is best known for primitive stretches of beaches, an array of high-end hotels and resorts, fresh seafood, rich local cuisine, and fish sauce, a renowned condiment of Vietnamese people.
Phu Quoc’s pristine beaches - Photo: @regentphuquoc
Meanwhile, Con Dao Archipelago in Ba Ria - Vung Tau Province is a prominent destination for travelers near Ho Chi Minh City. The island attracts tourists for its untouched natural beauty and Con Dao Prison, a large prison built by the French and used during the Vietnam War.
Con Dao Island - Photo: @ntthanh05
Six Senses Con Dao Resort in southern Vietnam has recently been included in the list of 15 best resorts in Asia by readers of the US magazine Travel + Leisure.
As Vietnam has already lifted Covid-19 prevention measures, the country enjoys a tourism boost and the restart of many international flights from different regions worldwide.
The three biggest metropolises of Vietnam including Hanoi Captial, Danang City, and Ho Chi Minh City have just been shortlisted as "Top 10 Cities In Southeast Asia" under "Asia's Best Awards 2022" by the American magazine Renders of the Travel + Leisure last month.