A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is an immense sea

If the time is too limited, visitors can still go to Nam Du Island to explore the beauty hereby speedboat. Renting a motorbike, I started my day trip full of fun but full of fun.

Beautiful view on Nam Du Island /// Photo: HOANG TRUNG

Beautiful view on Nam Du IslandPHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

Or believes that the high-speed train company operates the Phu Quoc – Nam Du route on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and goes back during the day, I decided to take a trip to Nam Du Island . After having prepared 2 tickets for both the trip and the return leg, I went to Vinh Dam port (Suoi Lon hamlet, Duong To commune) and got on the Super Dong V train. At exactly 7:50 a.m., the train departed for the Southeast. Nam Du archipelago. I thought the trip was not accompanied by few people, but surprisingly, there were more than 100 passengers on board and all tourists .

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 1High-speed trains from Phu Quoc to the South of du depart from the port of Vinh Dam.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG
A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 2There are quite a few tourists from Phu Quoc to Nam Du to visit.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

The train runs for about 10 minutes, the crew opens the rear compartment door for passengers to see the sea. Everyone loves to take pictures with the view of the vast sea, the small islands far away.

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 3Tourists take photos on the Phu Quoc journey to Nam Du.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

After more than an hour of surfing on the sea, the Nam Du archipelago is now close in front of you. It is known that the Nam Du archipelago has more than 20 islands, large and small. A person who has been to Nam Du said that people live mainly on Nam Du Islet (known as Cu Tron or Lon islet) and Ngang islet.

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 4After more than 1 hour of surfing, Nam Du archipelago gradually appeared in front of you.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

The ship docked at Cu Tron islet, passengers eager to quickly leave the ship began to visit this place. Just leaving the boat, dozens of local people have come to meet tourists to offer motorbike rental service to visit the island, car rental price is about 150,000 VND / day.

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 5Control before setting foot on Cu Tron island.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

Before setting foot on the land of Cu Tron island, all visitors were checked by the Nam Du border force to check the information and guide them to the Covid-19 epidemic prevention medical declaration area . 

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 6Health declaration.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

After borrowing a motorbike and filling up with gas, I started my journey to explore Cu Tron island, an island in the Nam Du archipelago, An Son commune, Kien Hai district, Kien Giang. I walked on a concrete road around the island but thought it was like walking on the passes in the Central region that I used to go through, one side was the cliff, the other was the immense sea.

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 7The road around Nam Du Island.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

Although it was quite hot and sunny, but before the wonderful scenery in this world, I had to stop my car to take pictures to go back to see it gradually because I knew when I would return to this place.

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 8The road is like embracing Nam Du in your heart, the other side is Ngang island.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

After just over 1 hour, I have conquered all the roads around the island. Back to the old place, return the motorbike, continue to wander in the residential area, drink tamarind ice … At 15:30, the train’s sirens sounded, I returned to the train to return to Phu Quoc, ending the journey to conquer Cu Tron.

A day on Nam Du Island: One side is a cliff, the other is a vast sea - photo 9There is a small road in the residential area.PHOTO: HOANG TRUNG

Talking to us, Mr. Nguyen Vu Khac Huy, Standing Vice President of Kien Giang Tourism Association, said that there are currently many tour operators in Phu Quoc that organize tours for visitors from Rach Gia. and Phu Quoc to the Nam Du archipelago.“Previously, tourists from the North who wanted to visit Nam Du Island had to go to Rach Gia City (Kien Giang) before taking a high-speed train out. 

Now the high-speed train company operating the Phu Quoc – Nam Du route will be more convenient for tourists because you can fly from Hanoi to Phu Quoc to travel, then go on to Nam Du to visit with time traveling on the sea. less ”, Mr. Huy said. Follow Thanh Nien Online