Beauty of Con Dao through the lens of Vietnamese backpacker

VOV.VN -As an archipelago in the southern province of Ba Ria –Vung Tau, Con Dao has become an international tourism destination, thanks to its primitive beauty, fresh food, biodiversity and ecosystem with precious and rare species of wild fauna and flora.

Con Dao as a tropical paradise


The place is known as a prison island detaining political prisoners during the French and US occupation time. It also witnessed the heroic struggle of prisoners against the brutal torture.



Dam Trau, a pristine beach

Suoi Nong beach

Lotus wetlands


Con Dao prison

Hang Duong cemetery





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Con Dao among scariest places in Asia: CNN
Con Dao among scariest places in Asia: CNN

CNN has listed 10 places where travellers feel a chill upon their visits. Con Dao Prison in Vietnam is also in this list.

Con Dao among scariest places in Asia: CNN

Con Dao among scariest places in Asia: CNN

CNN has listed 10 places where travellers feel a chill upon their visits. Con Dao Prison in Vietnam is also in this list.

Con Dao ranked fourth in top 10 Asian destinations for 2016
Con Dao ranked fourth in top 10 Asian destinations for 2016

Con Dao has recently been ranked fourth in the top 10 best places to travel in Asia list of 2016 by Lonely Planet Magazine.

Con Dao ranked fourth in top 10 Asian destinations for 2016

Con Dao ranked fourth in top 10 Asian destinations for 2016

Con Dao has recently been ranked fourth in the top 10 best places to travel in Asia list of 2016 by Lonely Planet Magazine.

El Nino causes coral bleaching in Con Dao islands
El Nino causes coral bleaching in Con Dao islands

El Nino-triggered coral bleaching has spread to approximately one fourth of coral reef areas across waters around Con Dao Islands off the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau since March. 

El Nino causes coral bleaching in Con Dao islands

El Nino causes coral bleaching in Con Dao islands

El Nino-triggered coral bleaching has spread to approximately one fourth of coral reef areas across waters around Con Dao Islands off the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau since March.