Cong Do Island is one of the wonderful islands retaining numerous crooked, winding and untouched beaches on Halong Bay. Booking Halong bay cruise tours and immersing in the peaceful scenery and stunning natural landscapes, tourists will definitely experience the unforgettable moments.
Cong Do island overview
On the south-east side of Halong Bay, about 25 km from Bai Chay Wharf, Cong Do is in Bai Tu Long Bay in the region which recognized as the World Heritage. It has an area of 23,363 sq. m, and its mountain reaches a peak of 172 m. The island features many lagoons, which are the residence of numerous species of sea-life, such as shrimp, crab, fish, squid and aquatic plants. On the south-west side of the island, there is a wide coral reef displaying a myriad of colors.
Limestone mountains in Cong Do
Coral reef ecosystem is more than 700 m long and 300 m wide. It is preserved almost undamaged. In the future, there are plans for the development of a zone for scuba-diving. On the south-east side of the island, vestiges of the ancient commercial port of Van Doi were discovered. This confirms beliefs that Cong Do Island once held an important position in terms of foreign trade.