Phu Quoc Pearls
Coi Nguon Museum
With displays on Vietnamese medicines, Stone Age tools, local ceramics and a small room devoted to the island prison, this five-floor...
French- and English-speaking operators; tends to be a bit cheaper than the competition.
The welcoming English owner of this otherwise rather uneventful bar is a useful source of local info on all things Phu Quoc. The eats...
On the lane leading to La Veranda and Rory's Beach Bar, Oasis feeds ravenous travellers with a menu embracing shepherd's pie, shrimp...
Phu Quoc Pearls information
For black, yellow, white, pink or any other colour of pearl, Phu Quoc Pearls – on an isolated stretch of Long Beach – is a requisite stop. A charming woman will prise open a live oyster with a blade to reveal the enclosed gem before directing you to the showroom. Admire your bounty with a drink in the attached cafe-bar.
Avid pearl hunters can find cheaper wares at kiosks in the village of Ham Ninh , but you have a guarantee of authenticity here.