With coasts overlooking the China Sea, the Gulf of Thailand, and myriad offshore islands, Vietnam's beaches are a great place to relax, dip your feet in the water and enjoy beach activities.
If you are looking for white sandy beaches and turquoise water, Phu Quoc Island is the perfect destination. Located in the Gulf of Thailand, it's the perfect spot for a paradise getaway. It's also an ideal place to savor the regional cuisine, like the famous local fish sauce, which is made with anchovies. Witness the treasures of the sea with your own eyes and go snorkeling in Phu Quoc or add nighttime squid fishing to your travel plans.
For an even more thrilling experience, go diving around the Cham Islands off Hôi An in the country's center. The islands are covered with forest and bordered by deserted beaches, where you can recharge your batteries and connect with nature. The Cham Islands are especially popular with divers thanks to their well-preserved coral reefs, which are home to thousands of colorful fish.See more