Con Dao Vacations
From here it's 150 miles (241 kilometers) to the north to Ho Chi Minh City and 250 miles (402 kilometers) to the northwest to Sihanoukville, Cambodia.
To change gears, pack some sunscreen and head to some of the local beaches, such as Dat Doc Beach or Dam Trau Beach. These beautiful beaches are perfect for relaxing and recharging your batteries.
Among the more interesting heritage sites in the area is the Phu Hai Prison. Atmospheric and educational, it is well worth a trip. Chat to locals, take photos and learn about the local history.
Keen nature lovers will be glad to find out that the local area also has some larger nature preserves with beautiful landscapes and remarkable flora and fauna. Head out to Con Dao National Park and relish your escape from the urban streets.