HCMC – A high-speed boat named Phu Quoc Express 5 has been put into service on the route between Sa Ky port and Ly Son Island this morning, July 19.
The boat, with a capacity of nearly 300 guests, can complete the route in just 35 minutes.
The ticket price is VND185,000 for local residents and VND218,000 for tourists, with a frequency of four trips per day.
According to the boat investor, Phu Quoc Express Joint Stock Company, the boat is designed to meet European standards, with its engine imported directly from Germany. The boat can safely operate even in unfavorable weather conditions.
Sa Ky-Ly Son is a crucial waterway route of Quang Ngai Province, connecting the mainland of Quang Ngai to the island which is known for its stone cliffs formed by volcanic eruptions in the past and the heroic history of the Hoang Sa Flotilla militia.
Phu Quoc Express 5 is the seventh high-speed boat that carries passengers to Ly Son Island.