Vietnam is one of the most exotic places in the world. All its islands are equally compelling and attract numerous travelers and tourists every year spanning the globe.
It is a perfect amalgamation of magnificent cities as well as hill tribe villages giving a memorable experience to be cherished forever. Vietnam is blessed with a diverse culture reflecting complex stories from the intricate history.
The place is equally rich in the local craft and one can easily see Chinese influences in the ancient temples of south and north Hindu origin. The capital is also adorned with the concourse and enormous from the French colonial era. Moving ahead, their flavors are also subtle and distinctive in each of its islands.
And, as we are talking about the islands, one might wonder as to how many islands in Vietnam are there, let us tell you that at is has beautiful islands.
Besides huge structures, the country is known for its spectacular coastlines and beaches. They gel so very well with the picturesque landscape along with various activities to enjoy in the pristine nature.
So, if you are the type of traveler who is more into peaceful tranquil holidays as compared to most adventure-oriented or mischievous ones, here is the list and detail of ten best islands in Vietnam Cambodia.
1: Cat Ba Island
North Vietnam’s Pearl Island, Cat Ba Island is located just adjacent to Lan ha Bay, it is a perfect choice of the travelers for its geography as well as favorable climatic conditions. There is this Cat Ba Archipelago, and Cat Ba Island is the largest among more than 300 islands.
2: Halong Bay
Halong Bay is the island for people who wish to go for cruising. There is a lot to discover here in the beautiful caves in North Vietnam; namely, Dau Go Cave and Sung Sot Cave.
Moreover, this place is also known for its most awesome seafood. The island truly offers the most luxurious cruise facilities fro the travelers having a modern touch in each and everything.
3: Cu Lao Cham
Natural paradise it is. If you want to enjoy the tranquil blue water to infinity, Cu Lao Cham is the place. It is located at a distance of 18 km from the renowned Hoi a City. It has the existence of Cham Civilization. The boat is the only mode of commutation to reach th place.
here e is this biodiversity area that has a wide range of marine life as well as flora and fauna. Eight small islands comprise together to make Cham Island. Island hopping, trekking as well as snorkeling are the activities to enjoy at the Cham Islands.
5: Co To Islands
Not much popular and renowned among the travelers, this island is situated near Bai Tu Long Bay. It has the most majestic view. In fact, it is good that it is not that popular, hence not much crowded. To reach this place, a speedboat is to be hired by Van Don so as to cover the distance of one hour.
6: Binh Hung Island
Yet another untouched island is the Binh Hung Island, completely open for activities catering to the travelers and tourists. Its green fields, gentle and soothing emerald water, and white sandy beaches, and amazing seafood are a perfect getaway from a fast and busy life. The beaches worth visiting this island are Egg Stone Beach, Tamarind Tree Beach, and Banana Beach.
7: Con Dao Island
This is the place where the presence of nature in the form of mountains, beaches, and forests overpowers the presence of mankind. It is a cluster of 16 islands. The services and facilities are also there to entertain the guests.
on MunMun Island is known for its biological diversity encompassing a wide range of sea creatures. Of these, there are 350 coral species that surprisingly account for more than 40 percent of the world’s entire hard coral species.
The activities that can be enjoyed on this very island are diving, snorkeling, glass-bottom boat ride to watch the coral species, and walking under sea.
8: Phu hu Quoc Island
Vietnam’s Phu Quoc Island has the most spectacular beaches; also, it is the country’s largest island. It has its own system that comprises of marine areas, forests, and mountains.
The major culture followed by people here is the fishing culture. It would be the best part if you happen to see the life of the people as you roam around the island having a view of farms, people, workshops, and their routine life.
The most spectacular beaches are Sao Beach and Long beach. There is a national park worth visiting, and there is trekking also.
9: Ly Son Island
Also known as Cu Lao Re, with a population of around 20,000 people, Ly Son is among Vietnam’s largest island. This island has its own charm and appeal. Basically, there are two islands- Cu Lao Bo Bai, the little island and the main island Ly son that belongs to the Ly Sontrict.
10:QuanQuan Lan Island
This island is somewhat different as it is located far away from the hustle and bustle of city life and other popular islands. It belongs to Ha Long Bay and is sparsely populated. Very few tourists travel here as compared to other islands of Vietnam. It is a very peaceful place and there are the most fantastic beaches with a laidback type of life with merely a few activities and simple life.
So, if you happen to plan a vacation, do include the choice of your islands and beaches in your romantic honeymoon packages for Vietnam Cambodia some islands have a fast life with all the happening bars and restaurants to enjoy beach life.
On the other hand, there are islands and beaches that have a peaceful and quaint life with a handful of activities.
But, believe it or not, their white sands, emerald green water, are so serene that the travelers love to stay here to relax their mind, body, and soul.