Dinh Cau – A sacred temple in Phu Quoc Island
The sacred shrine is a place not to be missed when it comes to the Pearl Islands. A few hundred meters west of Duong Dong town, Dinh Cau is located on a rocky stretch of the sea, three waves surf. This is a symbol of spiritual and tourism of Phu Quoc.
Temple of Dinh Cau (local people called Long Vuong shrine) was built almost a hundred years ago to pray for the gods to protect the fishermen to go to sea, bless the family. The most recent renovation in 1997, this shrine is associated with many fascinating anecdotes, stimulating curiosity of visitors.
After climbing 29 narrow stone steps, rugged to Dinh Cau temple, tourists rest on the stone bench at the foot of the shrine, next to the coast.
Dinh Cau with the combination of beautiful beauty of the sea, sand, sun and rocks.
During the day the weather is very hot so it is quite deserted. In the afternoon, the sea breezes, tourists, local people often focus here fun.
Dinh Cau beach has many rocks, not suitable to bathe clear water. Walking around the beach, sometimes you will catch plastic bags or plastic bottles by the lack of consciousness thrown into the sea. Currently, Phu Quoc is trying to overcome the situation.
Many visitors came to Dinh Cau in Phu Quoc to see the sunrise and sunset every day.
Stone embankment is designed to reduce the large waves hit the rocks, as well as anchor the boat. This place is very strong wind but is the ideal wedding venue.
Previously, Dinh Cau night market is famous for a few hundred meters. However, at the end of July 2016, Phu Quoc closed this market to rearrange traffic in the central area.
This is the place where Buddhist pilgrims come from.
From the Dinh Cau Temple can panoramic coverage of Duong Dong - one of the most beautiful sunset in Phu Quoc.
The other side of Nguyen Trung Truc bridge, about 300 m from Dinh Cau Temple is the fishing port and Duong Dong market - the largest market in Phu Quoc. Fishing boats come here, fishermen selling fresh fish caught at the market.
Ho Quoc pagoda, the temple has a beautiful view near the sea you must visit when travelling to Phu Quoc