- 1. Where is Ong Lang Beach Vietnam? How to get there?
- 2. The untouched beauty of Ong Lang Beach Phu Quoc
- 3. The top 5 not-to-be-missed activities on Ong Lang Beach
- 4. The detailed guide for your excursion to Ong Lang Beach
Ong Lang Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches of the pearl island where it still keeps the pristine beauty of stretching white sand and crystal clear water. Besides, there are many interesting activities at the beach waiting for you to enjoy. If you are traveling to Phu Quoc island, visit Ong Lang beach once.
1. Where is Ong Lang Beach Vietnam? How to get there?
Located on the West coast of Phu Quoc island and 7 kilometers away from Duong Dong town, Ong Lang beach is a pristine and beautiful beach which is unspoiled by urban development. From the beach to the South, it takes 10 minutes to drive to Duong Dong town and the international tourism port. From the beach to the North, it takes about 20-25 minutes to get to Phu Quoc United Center.
There are 2 routes to get to Ong Lang beach: one from Dinh Ba and another one from Eco Beach Resort. If you follow the first route, you can search the map to Dinh Ba, and the beach is near there. If you choose the second route, from the center of Duong Dong town, you will drive about 5 kilometers to the North until you see many signs to Eco Beach Resort, then drive one more kilometer to Ong Lang beach.
Located in a tropical monsoon region, Phu Quoc’s climate is divided into 2 distinct seasons: the wet season from April to September and the dry season from October to March. In general, the weather is temperate and pleasant all year round with the average annual temperature at 27.7OC. However, the temperature can reach a peak of 35OC in April and May.
2. The untouched beauty of Ong Lang Beach Phu Quoc
Ong Lang beach is not as famous as Starfish Beach or Khem Beach, but it has its own beauty. Unlike other Phu Quoc beaches, Ong Lang beach is still untouched and primitive. The beach has golden sand, rocks and green trees along the coast. Coming to Ong Lang beach, visitors can soak in the crystal clear seawater, sunbathe on the golden sand or take part in many awesome activities.
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3. The top 5 not-to-be-missed activities on Ong Lang Beach
Ong Lang beach attracts visitors with not only magnificent beauty but also lots of interesting activities there such as snorkeling, kayaking, go-kart racing, etc.
Snorkeling is one of the most popular activities at Ong Lang beach, since the water is so clear that tourists can see the bottom of the sea. The beach is home to a lot of stunning corals and has light waves which make it suitable for tourists to explore the sea. If you want to try once, it is very easy to hire diving equipment from any restaurants, resorts and hotels.
Kayaking is also a favorite water sport among tourists. The water is shallow and calm, thus it is very safe for tourists to rent a kayak and explore the beach themselves. Nevertheless, you should not go too far since the waves will be stronger when the tide rises in the late afternoon.
3.3. Go-kart racing
If you are an enthusiastic adventurer, don’t hesitate to try go-kart racing at Ong Lang beach. You can rent a 200cc car to race on a 320-meter race track. The service is open daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
3.4. Watching the sunset
Visiting Ong Lang beach, you should not miss out on the glorious sunset there. Ong Lang beach is known as the most beautiful place to watch the sunset in Phu Quoc. Visitors can admire the beauty of majestic mountains, green trees, blue sea with the highlight of a romantic pink and orange sky.
Watching the breathtaking sunset, enjoying the cool sea breeze and listening to the waves crashing onto the shore are true moments of relaxation. Besides, don’t forget to take some photos to capture this scenery.
3.5. Enjoying beach barbecue
Tourists are allowed to organize a barbecue on Ong Lang beach. Therefore, you can buy seafood from Duong Dong market, rent a barbecue kit from any restaurants, or book a combo from restaurants near the beach to enjoy a beach barbecue while watching the spectacular sunset. However, you should always remember to clean and sanitize the surrounding area after eating to protect the landscape.
4. The detailed guide for your excursion to Ong Lang Beach
If you are concerned about the best time to visit Ong Lang beach, where to eat and where to stay near there, the information below will definitely provide you some useful tips.
4.1. The best time to visit Ong Lang Beach
As mentioned above, the dry season in Phu Quoc island takes place from October to March. It is also the best time to visit Ong Lang beach, as the weather is very pleasant, dry and sunny, suitable for outdoor activities.
If you want to experience a less touristy atmosphere, you can visit Ong Lang beach during the wet season. It often rains only in the early morning, thus the weather won’t be a major concern. By the way, you should check the weather forecast before visiting.
4.2. The must-try foods served on Ong Lang Beach
- Herring salad
When referring to Phu Quoc food, herring salad, whose main ingredient is raw fish meat, can not be overlooked. Other ingredients include purple onions, chili, grated coconut and onions. The dish is served with sweet and sour sauce made from fish sauce, chili, garlic, lemonade, sugar and roasted peanuts, which can determine the flavor of salad.
- Bun ken
Bun ken, which is a type of vermicelli, is one of the most popular dishes at Ong Lang beach Phu Quoc. The dish is made from a lot of ingredients: barracuda, coconut milk, curry, five spices, garlic, chili, bean sprouts, shredded papaya and herbs. The fish is well-steamed to make a natural sweet flavor of the broth.
- Grilled urchin with onion fat
The sea urchin has a black sharp shell while the urchin meat is soft and nutritious. After being caught, the fresh sea urchins will be cleaned, then grilled on hot charcoal and served with roasted peanuts and scallion oil. The aroma of the scallion oil harmonizes with the greasy urchin meat, creating an excellent flavor.
- Sea cucumber
Sea cucumber is considered a treasure of Phu Quoc island, since it is full of nutrition and has a delicious taste. Therefore, despite the high price of this seafood, many tourists come to Ong Lang beach to enjoy the dish once.
4.3. The recommended accommodation near Ong Lang Beach
There are many kinds of accommodation surrounding Ong Lang beach available for you to choose. Nevertheless, Vinpearl Phu Quoc is a great choice to maximize your trip’s enjoyment and fun as well as visit other famous tourist attractions in Phu Quoc island with ease. Vinpearl Phu Quoc has 7 hotels and resorts which are equipped with modern facilities such as deluxe rooms, classy spas and infinity swimming pool…
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Ong Lang Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Phu Quoc island thanks to its pristine nature, breathtaking landscape, many exciting water activities and excellent cuisine. If you are making plans for a trip to the pearl island, don’t hesitate to include Ong Lang beach to your trip. Besides, don’t forget to book voucher, combo, tour to Phu Quoc and book tickets of VinWonders Phu Quoc to enjoy 5-star standard services!