Turtle Watching - a unique experience
Experience the wonder of nature at first hand
Con Dao is one of the only places in Vietnam where Sea Turtles have a safe place to lay their eggs. Together with the National Park, Six Senses Con Dao has joined the conservation and awareness of the need to protect Sea Turtles.
Con Dao National Park is famous for its green spaces , fresh sea air with beautiful beaches stretching and very large populations of Sea Turtles.
Every year in the breeding season (from May to November), there are thousands of Sea Turtles come to lay eggs on the beach . Observing the moment they make nests, laying eggs is an exciting experience.
Since 1995 , more than 300,000 baby turtles have been released back into the sea and nearly 1,000 mature turtles have been tagged . Characteristics of Con Dao species is breeding at night , our guests have to stay up all night long on the beach . Con Dao National Park is also known for the diversity of corals , along with the ecosystem of mangroves and seagrass . The relationship of coral reefs , seagrass beds and mangroves have created a favorable environment for spawning , nursery and conservation of marine species .