Visiting Con Dao Island - Vietnam -- Sightseeing
There are no taxis on Con Dao island and virtually no ‘xe om’, often called motorbike taxis. However, it’s easy for you to hire a small motorbike to get around the island.
This brief itinerary may be useful for you if you are in Hochiminh city:
Day 1: Hochiminh City - Con Dao Islands (-/L/-)
AM: 07:05 arrival at Ben Dam Airport, visit the features historical sites in town such as the Con Dao Museum and the notorious former prison tiger cages.
PM: Visit the Con Dao National Park, followed by a seminar on turtle rescue if available.
Day 2: Con Dao (B/L/-)
AM: Escorted by a park ranger, take a full-day boat ride to Bay Canh Islet and Cau Islet, their natural habitat. Picnic lunch of seafood is arranged on board.
PM: Enjoy snorkeling and sunbathing on primitive beaches.
Day 3: Con Dao - Hochiminh City (B/-/-)
AM: Transfer to the airport for flight to Hochiminh City at 07:45 and arrival at Tan Son Nhat Int'l Airport at 08:55.
Published on 9/22/10