Fingernail Beach

Fingernail Beach
UPDATED: 25 Jan 2016 377 Views

Fingernail Beach on Fingernail Island is one of Vietnam’s best beaches. With soft white sand, turquoise water, and coral teeming with life this is one beach you have to visit while you are here on Phu Quoc!

Fingernail Beach is a beautiful white sand beach located on Fingernail Island (also known as “Hon Mong Tay”) situated in the Gulf of Thailand and is part of the An Thoi archipelago.

How To Get To Fingernail Island

The only way to get to Fingernail Island is by boat. You can either join a snorkeling/diving tour of the south or commission your own both from An Thoi port.

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What To See

The beach – The beach here is very picturesque and you feel like you are truly in paradise. The sand here is white and powdery and the ocean is clean and blueish green in color. Even though it is small, it is one of Phu Quoc’s best beaches and it is still relatively unknown.

What To Do

Swimming – the water here is calm and clear, perfect for swimming.

Snorkeling Fingernail Island – The reef around the island is shallow which makes it perfect for snorkeling. There are a few hard coral species here, a lot of scattered rocks, and some seaweed. In terms of marine life, you may be able to see small schools of barracudas, giant clam, puffer fish here as well as a plethora of small Technicolor fish.