Six Senses Con Dao
When to visit Con Dao
From April to October, turtles nest on the beaches around the Islands. In collaboration with national parks, Six Senses Con Dao has become the proud custodians of selected clutches of turtle eggs. Guests staying at the resort will have chance to participate in the early morning hatchling releases.
During February to July, the waters around Con Dao are at their clearest for diving, with visibility averaging around 70 to 100 feet (20 to 30 meters).
Officially running from May to October, there are some thirteen beaches around the islands where Green Turtles come to nest.
From mid-July to early-November, you’ll be given an opportunity for an up-close experience to watch baby turtles heading down to the beach as they start their life’s journey from our turtle sanctuary. Thanks to the collaboration with Con Dao national park, our turtle incubation “Let’s Get Cracking” is the birthplace of many hatchlings.
Scuba Diving and Snorkeling (liquid sunshine activities) The coral waters around Con Dao are at their clearest during this time with visibility averaging around 70 to 100 feet (20 to 30 meters). With conditions at their best – little wind and low tidal movement experienced divers can access Vietnam’s only underwater shipwreck. Diving is available for all competence levels and also the possibility to become PADI certified divers for those wishing to learn.