Attraction Cửa Dương, tp. Phú Quốc, Kampot, Vietnam Published on: 22-11-2015
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Why Khu Tuong Pepper Garden is special ?
Khu Tuong Pepper Garden is a famous spot for tourist to visit, take photos, and explore the local life of pepper growers. Phu Quoc Island is home to the largest pepper gardens in Mekong Delta. This island is dubbed the "kingdom of pepper". Thus, pepper is one of local specialties and unique gifts for tourists when visiting Phu Quoc. Pepper is mostly grown in Ganh Gio Hamlet, Suoi Da Hamlet, Suoi May Hamlet, and especially in Khu Tuong Hamlet.
Entering Khu Tuong Pepper Garden, you cannot help admiring while contemplating the red beam of ripe pepper. Ripe pepper is stored in large baskets, and then being poured out to dry in the sun. Almost garden owners here are Hai Nam people (Hainan people) who drifted to Phu Quoc Hainan by following merchant ships for a long time ago. Currently, Phu Quoc has given a common brand for this unique specialty - Phu Quoc Pepper, in order to ensure the value of this product in corresponding to its own quality.
What to explore at Khu Tuong Pepper Garden?
Phu Quoc pepper gardens become attractive spots in this island, which brings tourists unforgettable memories with pungent flavor, vast lush green gardens, and hospitable people. Visiting pepper gardens seems to be one of fascinating things to do in Phu Quoc. Tourists can pop in Khu Tuong Pepper Garden, take photos, and explore the local life of pepper growers on the way to the north of Phu Quoc Island. In addition, you will have a chance to understand more about growing methods of local people to create a special pepper. You can buy this specialty on-spot.
How to get to Khu Tuong Pepper Garden?
Khu Tuong Hamlet is about 15km from Duong Dong Town to the north. You can take a taxi or hire a motorbike to get there.
Cửa Dương, tp. Phú Quốc, Kampot, Vietnam