Ly Son Island is an island which belongs to Quang Ngai province.People consider it to be as a symbol of fighting spirit to protect the country. In the past, people catch the seafood at the Hoang Sa Island, and more specifically preserved territory at the East Coast. Besides its military significance, Ly Son Island also offers tourism significant. You will not be regret if you come to Ly Son one time.
Airport: From Hanoi and Saigon, you can arrive at Chu Lai airport in Quang Ngai. It takes you one hour and 45 minutes from Hanoi to Chu Lai; next you take a taxi or bus to the Centre of city. Taxis cost is around 400.000-500.000 VND / trip. If you arrived in Da Nang (there is often cheap ticket of flight to Da Nang). After arriving in Da Nang, you catch a bus to Quang Ngai, ( you can see the bus at the national highway or bus station.
Auto car of coach beds with the route from Hanoi to Quang Ngai and Saigon, you can contact to The Birth Tourist, Camel or Hoang Long
Normally, you will stay one night in Quang Ngai city. Next early morning, you can take a taxi with 330.000 VND to go to Sa Ky port which is far from Quang Ngai 20km or bus with 15.000 VND.
High-speed ship to Ly Son
High-speed ship(with the frequency of 1 trip/ 1 day) will depart from the port to Ly Son island about between 7.30 am to 8 am. The phone number of ticket booking is 055843410-843431) or fax to 055.3626138 (port fax number).The ticket costs about 110,000 to 120,000(2013). One person only buy 2 tickets; when you buy ticket, you should have your identified card or passport (including your friends’ one if they want you to buy for them). The ticket counter opens at 6:00 am. The ship will depart at 8:00 am.
Hotels and motel in Ly Son
Ly Son is a small island with the developing tourist. You do not have many options for accommodation. Some hotels you should review
Ly Son Hotel (055.3.867.888): near the harbor. The hotel is generally clean, close to the center and easy in transportation. It is possible to rent car at the hotel with the price about 150.000 VND / per day.
Vien Dong Restaurant and Motel: There is spacious garden with the capacity of 200 guests to celebrate a meeting or entertainment lying under a shadow of 100-year-old purpleheart tree. The restaurant offers a number of sea foods; there are also small salad with garlic and seaweed salad with garlic. Also, the restaurant offers service of visitor picking-up from the port to motel for free, service of rental motorbike. Contact: 0977.405.507 (Mr. Thanh) – 0166.7537.351 (Mrs. Le)
Hoa Bien Restaurant and Motel: Close to the edge of the sea island. You easily see Mu Cu knob which is convenient to see the morning dawn. Far away 300m from the West of motel, it is Thoi Loi mountain; 300m from the North, it is majestic lighthouse, Cau Cave, Hang Pagoda and from the South is the outport … The motel offers the service of visitor picking-up and rental motorbike for free. Room price: Double room (2 beds/ 4 person): VND 200,000 VND/ room; single room (1 bed / 2 person): 150,000 VND / room. Contact : 055.3867522 / 0983867522- Mr Tien, and Mrs. Den 0977208242.
Dai Duong Motel and Restaurant: near An Vinh Ly Son. The rooms are spacious, clean airy, fully equipped, and close restroom. Contact: An Vinh commune, Ly Son island district, Quang Ngai Province. Phone: 0977.205.818- Minh Khanh.
Hoang Khuyen: far away from Ly Son hotel is 400m turn right. The food is quite reasonable with pork and chicken. There is wide yard help you to see the lighthouse outside the sea.
Quan Son Thuy Hang near to the temple
Thuy Tien (055-862630). Prices at the bar are generally reasonable, with the price about 60.000 VND each person will make you full of stomach.
Thoi Loi Mountain
To Vo Gate
Also, you can not visit Small Ly Son Island which locate at An Binh commune and is far away from Big Ly Son Island about 5 miles to the north. Every day about 8 am, there is the ship of good from the Big Island to the Small Island, also you can pay about 40.000 VND to 50.000 VND for picking-up. Contact: Mr Tron 0166 371 6017, Ms. Cam: 0985.431.923 and Mr Thong: 0168.742.5419. If you have to ask to go retail on the ship now, been less active blemishes own boat. For Lunch on Ly Son Island, you can contact Ms. Danh (0168 831 3631)