Snorkeling is an activity where people go swimming and use their equipment, such as, their diving mask, a snorkel and fins. It is such an amazing and a great way of spending time with friends or a group of people who enjoys snorkeling. It is already common for travelers to have a tour of the land. When you have the passion for water and you know how to swim with your snorkel technique, then it will be fine to shift your traveling activities on the water.
One of the best places to visit for snorkeling is the island in the Kien Giang province, called the Phu Quoc Island, which is the largest tropical island in the coastal part of Cambodia, but it is only accessible from Vietnam. So, whoever would love to visit this island, must come to Vietnam and start their adventure.
The Phu Quoc Island is about 48km long, having an approximate population of 80,000 people. The climate in this island is tropical. Coming to the Phu Quoc Island is simple and easy. Of course, it is best to get a guide and a certified travel agency to help you sort things for your trip. You may arrive to the island by ship or by plane, if you are coming from the Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi.
When you come for your snorkeling tour, you may bring your own gears. If it happens that you did not bring your own, then you may buy them from the shops around the island or you may rent for your gears if it is available.
Are you thinking about what to buy on Phu Quoc Island? You will find various fresh seafood, pearls, peppers and fish sauce. Do not worry if you run out of cash because you can find ATM machines near the Long Beach in Duong Dong Town and An Thoi.
About your hotel accommodation, make sure that you have booked before arriving because it will not be easy to get a room. The hotels are always full. So, you may ask your travel agent if hotel reservation is a part of their services offered.
In the northern part of the Phu Quoc Island, you may book for a snorkeling adventure. On your way, you may visit the Ganh Dau Beach, the National Park and a pepper farm. You must be getting hungry or want to have some food, there is this stop, where you can get something for them to cook. And as you move and continue with your snorkeling, you will be going to 2 or 3 snorkeling spots or fishing spots.
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On your tour, from the An Thoi Port, you will surely cruise the various islets in the southern part of Phu Quoc. You will find here colorful and beautiful sea urchins. You may also visit the pearl farm and enjoy swimming at the Sao Beach.
Those are the things that you must know when coming to the Phu Quoc Island for your snorkeling activities. You will surely enjoy the beauty of the marine life and the clean and clear water of the beaches on the Phu Quoc Island.