All Things You Should Know Before Travelling to Kien Giang

Kien Giang, a land owned by pristine islands and pristine beaches. It is increasingly attracting tourists because there are so many great places to discover recently. Enjoy the wonderful moment of your Vietnam vacation to discover the pristine and pristine looks of the islands that will surely delight you. In this article, will accompany you to travel through every word and picture before actually arriving here.

When is the best time to travel to Kien Giang?

Before choosing a travel time in Kien Giang. You should be aware of the storms or refer to the weather forecast to make sure the trip to Kien Giang is not affected by storms.

From April to September:This is the summer break for students also this is summer holiday for Vietnamese tourist. So you can make a family trip to Kien Giang. In April to September, Kien Giang tourism will be in high season and the number of tourists coming also very high.

From October to February:Although the number of tourists at this time has decreased. However, if you like a comfortable tour. There is not "touristy". This is the right time to travel to Kien Giang.

Transportation to Kien Giang

From TP. Ho Chi Minh to Kien Giang can move in two ways:

Passenger bus:There are many bus from HCM to Rach Gia City always comes straight to the places near the famous islands with the price of 150,000 - 200,000 VND.

Take the train:You can book tickets in advance or buy at train stations. However, on holidays, you should book in advance to avoid running out of tickets. Train ticket prices range from 90,000 to 150,000 VND.

Sightseeing in Kien Giang

Phu Quoc island

Referring to Kien Giang people immediately think of Phu Quoc. The island is praised as the most ideal island in Vietnam with a truly impressive scenery. Phu Quoc is the largest island in our country (approximately Singapore area) and possesses beautiful beaches, diverse eco-tourism areas or even precious historical sites. The beauty of Phu Quoc is not only satisfied by the people in the country. But also praised by numerous tourist sites or foreign magazines.

Nam Du Island

Forget to Phu Quoc, in Kien Giang. There are still many pristine beaches, charming to the newly discovered, the most striking recently to mention Nam Du island. The island attracts tourists recently. Because the wildness has not been exploited much by industry, clear blue water, peaceful and dreamy scenery.

Pirate Island

The reason for this island is because it is located in an important trade route from China to Western countries, so many centuries ago. This was the ideal place to pirate, hide and hide. dress and attack merchant ships. However, it is the story of the last century. Today, this place is one of the places that possesses the most pristine, pure and peaceful natural beauty of Kien Giang.

U Minh Thuong National Park

It's about 60 km south of Rach Gia town, U Minh Thuong National Park has a buffer area of ​​over 13,000 ha, and a core area of ​​more than 8,000 ha is a new and interesting place for many visitors. Come here to visit, after weaving among small canals by motorboat, visitors will have the opportunity to explore the two main tourist routes. That are being exploited in U Minh Thuong National Park are bird sanctuary and Mang Doi.

Phu Cuong Coffee Center

Coffee Center of Phu Cuong is a unique work of art designed by a Spanish architect with a total investment of approximately VND 30 billion. Therefore, this is not only a space for drinking coffee like other coffee shops. But also a unique architecture that is worth admiring.

Kien Giang Specialist dishes should try

Thot Not cake

This kind of cake is the specialty dish that you definitely have to taste when you arrive in Kien Giang. The cake is yellow and wrapped in banana leaves. As its name suggests, jaggery is made from jaggery, a soft sweet cake and a light fragrance. The best way to enjoy it is to let it cool and eat, then the cake will lessen. The popular price of this cake is sold in Kien Giang is 3000-4000 VND. It will not be difficult for you to buy it enjoy or bring it back as a gift for your loved one. Because it is widely sold in markets or grocery stores.

Herring salad

For diners who like to eat fresh seafood. Herring salad will probably conquer you with the freshness of seafood. The process of making herring is quite meticulous when the person doing it has to choose the really fresh herring, filtering it out for each flesh and then removing the bone. As well as Thot Not cake, herring salad should also be eaten in the right way to fully appreciate the local flavor. That is served with herbs, onions, cucumbers and dipping into soy sauce but must also be mixed soy Separate formula. Phu Quoc is probably the place where you can enjoy this delicious and freshest food.

Crab Soup

Crab soup is very popular in many restaurants in our country. It's popular for many people but not many people who eat in Kien Giang give you the most traditional taste of it. As a land owned by many islands. It is easy to catch fresh and delicious crabs to serve this dish. If the dish of herring will be the best in Phu Quoc, the crab soup made in Ha Tien will satisfy the best taste when coming to Kien Giang. A small suggestion is that Dong Ho night market has a lot of delicious cakes. But if not, any restaurant in Ha Tien will serve you.

Where to stay in Kien Giang?

With the increasing popularity and even international expansion of Phu Quoc. It is no wonder that the system of resorts, hotels, hostel, homestay ... with modern facilities is growing up. The following will be places worth considering.

Eden Resort Phu Quoc

  • Address: Cua Lap Lap, Xa Duong To, Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang
  • Rating: 4 stars

Eden Resort Phu Quoc is designed as a small oasis like an attractive ecological reserve, fully equipped with services. The bedroom here is designed in an elegant and modern style, suitable to the tastes and needs of many different customers. Moreover, the restaurants and bars in the resort serve customers built in many different styles. Such as indoor, outdoor, on the lawn, right by the coast. In addition, the point that makes visitors even more satisfied is the right meals in the room for visitors to be decorated in the balcony. So that you can enjoy the food while still admiring the peaceful and poetic sea view.

Some other amenities like an outdoor swimming pool right next to the beach, spa centers, a fitness center or fun and entertainment activities such as diving, fishing, water sports activities, tourism By boat, visiting the islands and climbing the mountains ... will also bring you moments of rest can not be more complete.

Phu Quoc Eco Beach Resort

  • Address: Ong Lang Beach, Cua Duong, Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang
  • Rating: 3 stars

Resort is designed to be simple and close to nature. The rooms here are suitable for those who like a quiet space, look not too luxurious but still delicate.

Phu Quoc Eco Beach Resort is only about 30 minutes away from Phu Quoc National Park. It's one of the largest and most beautiful National Park in Vietnam.

In addition, it also has a swimming pool near the sea, bars, restaurants, beauty spa areas and above all will provide you with direct tours to explore the most beautiful islands of Kien Giang.

Novotel Phu Quoc Resort

  • Address: Duong Bao, Duong To, Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang
  • Rating: 5 stars

Attached to the 5-star standard, this resort still has a very friendly price, but the equipment is still the most modern. It can be said that every corner here will create photos that make people admire the most admiringly.

Being considered a resort space with good service quality, a changing menu of dishes, places near famous tourist resorts, you will really your perfect trip here. The main decor style of this hotel is cool, bright colors, sea-inspired furniture with accents of beautiful white beds that make every girl feel like a princess.

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