Phu Hai Prison
The largest of the 11 jails on the island, this prison dates from 1862. Thousands of prisoners were held here, with up to 200 prisoners...
Established operator offering dive instruction and recreational dives.
Con Dao Dive Center
A very friendly and professional PADI dive resort, offering fine instruction and courses (Open Water is US$550), fun dives (two-dive...
Con Son Cafe
Formerly the customs house, this elegant French colonial structure has a lovely breezy, shady terrace from where you can gaze out over...
Con Son Market
A good spot for breakfast, with ladies churning out delicious noodle dishes and pancakes (for peanuts). You can stock up on fruit and...
Revolutionary Museum information
Located in the former French commandant's residence, this museum has exhibits on Vietnamese resistance against the French, communist opposition to the Republic of Vietnam, and the treatment of political prisoners. You'll also find a painting of Vo Thi Sau (facing death with her head held high) and some stuffed wildlife: boas, lizards and monkeys.