The Blue Sea Of Con Dao - Fishing At Tai Lagoon (02Days/01Night)
Day 1: CON DAO HIGHLIGHTS (L, D)
Morning: Arrive in Con Dao. A tour guide will pick you up and show you around the port. This is the largest port and is the main economic center of the island. Drive back to Con Dao maintown by car, passing through the following points:
Visit and take souvenir photos at Nhat Bay. Watch the White Stone Beach, White Shark Point. Visit the memorial statue which commemorates the greatest escape in Con Dao Island history.
Visit Phi Yen Temple (Anshan Temple), where Phi Yen Queen–second wife of Lord Nguyen Anh is worshiped. The temple is related to the famous saying: “The wind brings the cabbage away, leaving the laksaleaves with the bitterness”. On the road you will have a chance to admire the beauty of An Hailake.
You will be driven back to down town, check in at your hotel and have lunch.
Afternoon: Our tour guide will take you to the following historical remains in the town center:
Island King Palace: you will be explained about Con Dao history and presence. View the historical objects displayed here.
PhuHaiCamp: this is the oldest prison built by the French, famous for its underground mill, isolated detention and the Kunlun stone dam, where the patriot Phan Chu Trinh was once detained.
French Tiger Cage: It is also known as Phu Tho camp, is the focal point of Con Dao prison with a system of tiger cages built solidly between the buildings like a maze. See the cages and get an idea how the prisoners are tortured.
American Tiger Cage: It is also known as Phu Binh camp with ranges of small and damp cells built in 1971. It is mostly used to mentally torture prisoners. It is the first point to receive the news of Saigon being liberated.
Isolated Cow Barn: The barn was used to cattle during the French and Americans regime. This place used to torture prisoner by soaking them into the cow dung.
Have dinner at local restaurant.
You can opt to go to Dam Trau Bay (Bai Dam Trau) instead of visiting the above historical places in the afternoon.
Evening: Free visiting time in Con Dao at night.
Day 2: CON SON BAY - FISHING AT TAI LAGOON (B, L, D)
Morning: Have breakfast. Our tour guide will take you to the port. You will take a cruise to visit:
Con Son Bay: famous for its beautiful coral reef, where you can admire the beauty of the Bay with surrounding lagoon such as Orchid Lagoon, Rabbit Lagoon, Tai Lagoon, Trat Lagoon.
Fishing at Tai Lagoon: the ship will stopped Tai Lagoon. You will experience an interesting feeling when the fish bite and when you take the big fish on the ship.
At 11am, the ships continue to take you back to the mainland. We will do check out at the hotel and have lunch
Afternoon: You can use your free time to do shopping at the island. Around 14h00,we will drive you to Nui Mot Temple, the only temple in the island. A light lunch will be served at local restaurant. After that, you will be driven to Ben Dam Port , get boarding to go back to Saigon.
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TARIFFS AND CONDITIONS (NET PRICE PER PERSON IN US DOLLAR)
Numbers of Travellers
Suppl. for Single
Air conditioned vehicle throughout the tour
Standard room (1 night)
Standard Hotels: Thanh Ngoc, Thanh Xuan, Anh Dao, Minh Thang ...
Resort 3 *: Saigon Con Dao Resort in Con Dao resort, ATC Con Dao resort.
Meals as mentioned in the detailed program (1 breakfast and 4 main meal)
Vietnamese local guide, pure water (2 bottles / person / day), cold towels.
Entrance fee to the attractions mentioned in the program.
Travel insurance: maximum of 20,000,000 / 1 case.
Vung Tau - Con Dao round board ticket (200.000 VND / bed / way), transportation to Vung Tau (Our company can arrange these services when requested)
Value Added Tax.
Single room price, other personal expenses such as telephone, laundry, drinks not included in the program
Tips for room service staff, guides, drivers.
PRICE FOR CHILDREN:
Children under 6: free, eat and sleep with parents.
Children aged 6-11 years: 50% of adult rate, including meals and seat, sharing beds with parents
Children 12 years and older: 100% of adult rate.
Guests with 02 children under 05 years old: a ticket at 50% adult rate is required in order for food, car seat and entrance ticket to be arranged for the kids.
Note:As Vung Tau - Con Dao ferry line has no fixed running schedule, you should check the ferry schedule with us before booking. March to September is the best time to travel for this program.