Famous as a new island
destination in north Vietnam, Co To Island is situated
in Quang Ninh province in Northern Vietnam. From the
mainland this Island is the farthest settled island and
its highest peak reaches 170m. Generally Co To Island is
referred to as “Large Co To Island,” due to its
relatively large area. Co To Island District is
contained of forty islands diverging in size.
Three of the largest islands are Co To Island, Thanh Lan
Island and Tran Island. Co To Island beach is
enchantingly and delightfully beautiful and the visitors
will hardly have any idea unless the beach is visited.
Visiting this island brings you closer to the nature
with relaxing, fresh and cool environment. The visit is
also an opportunity to explore primeval forests, the
remarkable lighthouse of Co To which is on the highest
peak of the Co To island- 70 m above sea level, Ho Chi
Minh’s Monument, Co To Pier, fishing village and natural
reefs and islands and also sea, white sands and
beautiful green mountains. This Beach is distinctive
with white sands and blue water as clear as crystal. You
can laze around and simply watch crowd of seagull flying
above or walking around the beach and looking for their
foods. You can indulge in activities like boating,
fishing; organize a barbecue on the beach, snorkeling.
Co To Island also offers plenty of seafood like shrimp,
cuttle, fish at a very cheap price or you can even bring
your own gas cooker and prepare your own food or rent
local to cook for you. This is the perfect relaxation
place that offers much more and one of the best ways to
have a good chance to cover the most of the island as
promptly as possible is to hire a motorbike.