Con Dao Island is a small island located in the southern part of Vietnam. Most of Con Dao Island, which is famous as a resort area in Vietnam, is designated as a nature reserve as a national park, and there are abundant natural spots. In addition to that, resorts have been developed, and there are many attractions such as markets and museums, and a large number of tourists come every year.
Con Dao Island is a small island in the southeastern part of Vietnam.
This area was once ruled by the Khmer Dynasty. The area has been inhabited by the Kinh tribe for a long time and was called Co Tlalatch. In the 18th century, the British East India Company made inroads and became a base for shipping routes to India and China. In the 19th century, it came under French rule and a prison was built. After the war, resort development progressed and it became one of the most popular tourist destinations in Southeast Asia.
Con Dao Island belongs to the tropical monsoon climate. The rainy season is from July to January. February to June is the dry season. Temperatures range from 18°C to 35°C throughout the year.
Vietnamese is the official language in Vietnam. Khmer and French are also spoken. In modern times, English has become a general education, and the number of people who can speak English has increased.
Con Dao Island is a resort area and the security is stable, but there are many pickpockets targeting tourists. Please beware of thieves.
In Vietnam, the Kinh people are very numerous, accounting for 90%. Others, such as the Hoa and Tai, also live here.
Con Dao Island is one of Vietnam’s leading tourist resort cities. There are many natural spots and nature reserves. In recent years, it has become famous as a tourist spot and is a place where many tourists visit.
There are many Buddhists in Vietnam. There are also many Catholics and Muslims.
Dong is used in Vietnam.
Sightseeing Spot 1 : Bãi biển Đầm Trầu
This beach is known as one of the most beautiful beaches in Con Dao due to the crystal clear water. The airport is nearby, and the coming and going planes are flying 10m above, which is impressive.
Sightseeing Spot 2 : Bãi tắm An Hải
A beach in the eastern part of Con Dao Island. There are several hotels and shops along the coast. The transparency of the sea is also good, and it is a place where many tourists come.
Sightseeing Spot 3 : Nhat Beach
A beach in the western part of Con Dao Island. The sea has many white sandy beaches and many rocky areas. This beach is recommended for relaxing and enjoying the scenery and taking pictures.
Sightseeing Spot 4 : Van Son Tu
It is a temple with Kannon, a large bell, and a rest space. This temple is located on a mountain and overlooks the sea.
Sightseeing Spot 5 : Cho Con Dao
Con Dao Market is the only market on the island. There are many shops selling fruits, seafood, meat, and souvenirs, but compared to other local markets, it is a small place.
Sightseeing Spot 6 : Con Dao National Park
Con Dao Island is designated as a national park and a nature reserve. It’s one of the richest biodiversity reserves in the world, with some endangered species.
Con Dao Island has a wide range of accommodation options. The nearest airport is Con Dao Airport. You can book flights and accommodation from the link below. Other languages are also supported.