Isolated from the mainland, the Con Dao Islands are one of the star attractions in Vietnam. Long the Devil’s Island of Indochina, the preserve of political prisoners and undesirables, this place is now turning heads thanks to its striking natural beauty. Con Son, the largest of this chain of 15 islands and islets, is ringed with lovely beaches, coral reefs and scenic bays, and remains partially covered in thick forests. In addition to hiking, diving and exploring empty coastal roads and deserted beaches, there are some excellent wildlife-watching opportunities.
Con Dao is famous for captivating people with long beaches, beautiful white water like paradise, especially here has not developed all tourist services so the beaches are still pristine and very beautiful. The most fascinating thing here to make visitors remember forever about Con Dao is the wonderful marine life, the only place in Vietnam that tourists can occasionally see the sea dugong on the list national conservation or visit Vich Island to see turtles lay eggs or see the monkeys in nature sitting on the cliffs and collecting crabs and snails on either side of the road ...
Con Dao Prison - This well-known place should not to be missed when traveling to Con Dao. This is the prison where the French colonialists and American imperialists built with hundreds of cells, cells, isolated rooms to imprison and exile patriotic Vietnamese and political prisoners. Nowadays, the system of Con Dao Prison is no longer used to jail or persecute, it is opened for travelers to come and express gratefulness for the sacrifice of the country. Visiting Con Dao Prison Complex is a good way to feel resilient punishments of the prisoners in the wars.
Thanh Gia Mountain (Mount of the Cross) - Thanh Gia Mountain is another destination that all tourists want to come to conquer. Especially on Valentine's Day, this place attracts a lot of couples because it is said that if the couple holds hands to watch the sunset, they will be together forever. It takes around 1 hour to climb this mountain. However, when you reach the top of the mountain, you will enjoy the cool, pleasant atmosphere, you will be immersed in the cloudy nature, surrounded by white clouds. This will definitely be an interesting place to visit for tourists having Vietnam private tours.