Top things to do

Top Choice Beach in Con Dao Islands

Bai Dat Doc

The best beach on Con Son Island, Bai Dat Doc is a simply beautiful cove, consisting of a kilometre-long crescent of pale sand, backed by green hills. It has a gently shelving profile and no pollution, so it's ideal…
Top Choice Island in Con Dao Islands

Bay Canh

Perhaps the best all-round island to visit is Bay Canh, to the east of Con Son Island, which has lovely beaches, old-growth forest, mangroves, coral reefs and sea turtles (seasonal). There is a fantastic two-hour wa…
Top Choice Cafe in Con Son

Infiniti Cafe & Lounge

A lot of effort has gone into this hip cafe-bar with its artistic, reclaimed furnishings and lovely pavement terrace with bench seating. Cocktails are chalked up on a board and you'll find plenty of interest on the …
Cafe in Con Son

Bar200 Con Dao

Popular place to hang for travellers in town, with a relaxed, sociable vibe; the owners are clued-up when it comes to island info. There's great coffee (including espresso and cappuccino) and Western comfort grub in…
Beach in Con Dao Islands

Bai Dram Trau

Reached via a dirt track 1km before the airport on Con Son Island, Bai Dram Trau is a sublime but remote 700m half-moon crescent of soft sand, fringed by casuarina trees and bookended by forest-topped rocky promonto…
Beach in Con Dao Islands

Bai Loi Voi

On the north side of Con Son Town, Bai Loi Voi is a broad sand-and-shingle beach with lots of seashells and shade-providing casuarinas. There's a good stretch of sandy beach right in the centre of Con Son, around th…
Beach in Con Dao Islands

Bai An Hai

Bai An Hai, on the south side of town, is an appealing beach with a green mountain backdrop, but there are a good number of fishing boats moored nearby.
Vietnamese in Con Son

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 snacks here too.
Island in Con Dao Islands

Tre Lon

Some of the more pristine beaches are on the smaller islands, such as the beautiful white-sand beach on Tre Lon, to the west of Con Son Island.
Market in Con Dao Islands

Night Market

If you're on a tight budget, check out the small night market around the intersection of Ð Tran Huy Lieu and Ð Nguyen An Ninh for cheap eats.