Phu Quoc is always famous for its beautiful beaches captivating tourist's hearts. In particular, the most prominent is Sao beach with white sandy stretches, tall rows of green coconut trees. This place is like a true paradise in Phu Quoc.
Where is Sao beach?
Only 25 km from Duong Dong town, you can move here by motorbike, car or taxi. From the town, you go along Tran Hung Dao Street in the south to meet Highway 46, you continue to go about 25 minutes, then you will meet a bridge. Go through this bridge, you ask local people to Sao beach. Rest assured because the people here are very friendly and enthusiastic. A little note that the road to Bai Sao is quite rugged and difficult to go but in return you will admire a great view!
Not yet exploited for tourism as much as other beaches in Phu Quoc, Sao beach still retains the inherent untouched features. This Phu Quoc beach has a very interesting name because when the night falls, tens of thousands of starfish move to the white sand shore, so the people named this place as Sao beach.
Bai Sao beach - The sea paradise
Recently, the famous tourist website Lonely Planet has launched a list of the most attractive beaches in Vietnam. Most of these beaches still retain their original pristine appearance with little interference from people including Sao Phu Quoc beach. This is the tourist destination that couples or families love to come and relax.
Sand in Sao beach has a very characteristic color, it is not yellow like Nha Trang beach, nor a dark yellow like Vung Tau beach but smooth white like ice cream. Sao beach is located between two mountains, so the climate here is fresh which is suitable for a great vacation every summer.
In the summer, almost all beaches in Phu Quoc have big waves due to the influence of southwest wind. But Sao beach waves are very quiet so during this time, Sao beach attracted many tourists. The sea here is blue, the sea breeze gently blows, the sun is not too harsh, lying back on the hammock swinging by the coconut row makes us feel lost in the real paradise in the world.
The most beautiful time in Sao beach is from June to October. You will have a great vacation if you come here at that time. During this period, the southwestern wind is calm, the water is clear and blue.
What to do and eat in Sao beach?
When you come to this beach, you can participate in many activities such as driving a motorcycle, kayaking, windsurfing, fishing, snorkeling, etc; or simply walking on the beach, lying on the back and sun on the couches to enjoy the cool breeze is enough to make us feel comfortable and relaxed.
In addition to admiring the beautiful natural scenery, you also enjoy the famous specialties such as herring salad, Ham Ninh crab, etc.
Bai Sao is indeed a destination not to be missed when you travel to Phu Quoc. Fresh air with cool breezes of this place promises to bring you moments of gentle relaxation with friends and relatives.