Con Dao is a beautiful Vietnam island and also known as a famous historical place. Nowadays, it is an ecological and spiritual destination attracting thousands of tourists through Con Dao private tours, in particular. Let’s find out more about this wonderful landscape with vietnamislands!
Island Lord Palace
In the past, it was the main accommodation to live and work for Island Lords through many generations. These days, it is used to be a museum which preserves and displays plenty of artifacts, pictures and other ancient materials in French.
Island Lord Palace
French Tiger Cages
This place is a special prison for politicians. It was built in a solid way to be a zigzagging labyrinth so that French colonialists could easily observe from outside and distract political prisoners. In this place, there were a large number of cruel tortures and reflected war crime vividly.
Lady Phi Yen Temple
Lady Phi Yen Temple is also known by the name “An Son Temple”. It is the place to commemorate Lady Phi Yen – wife of Nguyen Anh Lord. This temple ranks as the top destination in Con Dao Vietnam because it is a divine place making a lot of tourists curious.
Lady Phi Yen Temple in Con Dao
After a day visiting and learning about some enjoyable characteristics of Con Dao Islands, tourists can experience themselves with the natural atmosphere at Nhat Beach. An interesting thing to do is to contemplate the sun setting progressively from Love Peak to the western horizon. Nhat Beach only appears in Con Dao in a few hours per day. At other moments, we can not see its beauty in a perfect way because of high tide.
Ben Dam Harbor
Hidden inside Ben Dam Bay and surrounded by a wide range of imposing cliffs with small islands, it is one of the best places for tourists to visit in Con Dao. In the harbor, it has a long bridge leading to where canoes park. From this, you can see the overall view of daily life of local fishermen who are fishing far from the port. It draws a lively picture in Con Dao.
A long bridge in Ben Dam Harbor
It is considered to be the third biggest island among sixteen small islands belonging to Con Dao archipelago. At this place, tourists can easily find a lot of wonderful beaches with various dimensions around. Also, biodiversity and coastal mangroves with a variety of plants and rare animals contribute to its eco-friendly beauty. Love Peak and coral reefs are the two attractive things for those who love natural exploration. In the rainy season, people can bathe in the stream next to coastal forests.
Ba Island – a beautiful island in Con Dao
Nui Mot Pagoda
Nui Mot Pagoda is also known by the name “Van Son Tu”. It is a relic associated with Con Dao because it is a spiritual tabernacle of local people and is believed to be sacred. Nui Mot Pagoda is a majestic architecture at the top of the mountain with a great view. It is an indispensable landscape for all tourists to see the whole view of An Hai Lake and Con Dao.
Tourists can have an interesting experience when visiting and discovering the culturing pearls process in Con Dao Islands. Also, you can contemplate some of the most beautiful pearls and buy it as a jewelry or a valuable gift for your family, especially when you come back from Con Dao private tours.
Tourists are viewing some beautiful pearls
Dam Trau Beach
Con Dao has a lot of beautiful beaches but we can not forget to mention Dam Trau Beach. It is a beach going with the tale “A couple Trau and Cau”. This beach gives you a peaceful atmosphere to relax by the cool water and the gentle sunlight.
The wonderful beauty of Dam Trau Beach
Bay Canh Island
Being one of the two biggest islands in Con Dao, this island has the most numerous number of sea turtles. Each year, there are hundreds of sea turtles laying on the beach. The overall island is covered by the intact primary forests with a variety of plants and animals, creating a green space to please a lot of tourists.