About Con Dao

With smooth golden sand, soft patches of land, and lush green forests all year round, this is the place where you can spend the day relaxing reading a book in a hammock by the beach or taking a stroll with a fresh coconut. It's beautiful every season because the weather and climate here are pleasant and mild. Con Dao is also an ideal destination for those who enjoy exploring and adventuring with primitive and wild forest paths.

Best Time To Visit Con Dao

March to September is the most beautiful time to explore Con Dao. You can see turtle laying eggs and exploring the old forest.


There are flights departing from HCMC and landing at Con Dao airport every day. This is the fastest and most convenient way for your trip. 

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Two ways to Con Dao for visitors departing from the north

With the option to Con Dao by air, visitors fly to Ho Chi Minh City or Can Tho with Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Bamboo Airways, then connect with Vietnam Airlines to Con Dao. Alternatively, if you do not choose to fly, you can take a cruise. Here are some ways to get to Con Dao: Air Freight From HCMC: Every day, there are about 15 direct flights of Vietnam Airlines (operated by Vietnam Air Service) from Ho Chi Minh City to Con Dao by ATR 72 aircraft. One-way ticket price from 1.5 million VND. From Can Tho: Every day there is a direct flight of Vietnam Airlines (operated by Vietnam Air Service) by ATR 72 aircraft. One-way ticket price from VND 1.7 million. Photo: Hoang Trieu By sea There are many shipping lines running Con Dao route, the starting point is mainly in the southern provinces, the time ranges from 2 and a half to 4 hours. Fares depend on the fare class, age, disability and departure time of the week. Superdong high-speed boat departs from Tran De pier (Soc Trang) and Cau Da port (Vung Tau city). Con Dao Express high-speed boat departs from Ninh Kieu pier (Can Tho), Cau Da port (Vung Tau city), Tran De wharf (Soc Trang). Mai Linh Express high-speed boat to Con Dao departs from Can Tho City (Ninh Kieu wharf) and arrives at Dam wharf (Con Dao) Ticket prices range from 480,000 VND to 1.2 million VND / way, 7:30 - 11:30 in the afternoon. Return: 13h - 16h30 In addition, according to the plan, in 3 months there will be high-speed trains departing from Nha Be (Ho Chi Minh City) to Con Dao. Photo: Superdong Con Dao is an archipelago located off the coast of Southern Vietnam, in Ba Ria - Vung Tau province. Con Dao was known as the largest prisoner detention and exile place in Indochina before 1975. Today, the island district is not only a scenic and resort attraction but also a spiritual tourist attraction. According to VnE

City & Culture 26/02/2024

Two ways to Con Dao for visitors departing from the north

After Bamboo Airways stops the route, travelers from Hanoi and northern provinces who want to fly to Con Dao must connect in Ho Chi Minh City or Can Tho.

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Con Dao is home to 113 years (1862-1975) of experiencing "hell on earth" of persistent revolutionary soldiers.
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Visitors can choose from many diving spots in the Con Dao archipelago, including Dam Trau, Dam Tre, Bai Rong, Tau Be Cape in Con Son Bay, Trac Islet, Tai Islet, and Cau Islet.
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