Phu Quoc has long been well known as the Pearl Island of Vietnam and become an increasingly attractive destination for tourists coming through a tour to Phu Quoc Island. Visit this amazing island, you will not only have chance to admire stunning natural beauty of white sandy beaches, enjoy fresh delicious seafood but also can visit the historical site, Cay Dua Prison – an ideal destination that must be included in your holiday in Vietnam, especially for those who love history.
Cay Dua Prison, also referred to Phu Quoc Prison is located in An Thoi town, Phu Quoc District. The historic monument of Phu Quoc Prison is the place where the history is being reappeared. Many travellers are willing to spend their holiday in Vietnam to visit this prison as they can see vivid evidences mark the extremely crimes of the colonialism. In the past, this prison used to imprison Vietnamese people who were brave to fight for free and today it is where young people learn more about the proud revolutionary tradition of Vietnam. Every year, Cay Dua prison attracts thousands of travellers come to visit and travel back in history during their holidays.
Discovering Cay Dua prison
Go inside Phu Quoc prison, the galleries will immediately attract all your attentions with pictures of the prison and pictures of heroic martyrs. If you want to get a better understanding, you should also watch documentary films about prisoners in Phu Quoc Island, you will be impressed by heroes in real life who had bravely fought and proudly sacrificed for their country.
By seeing artifacts and picture of the war, we will discover dark secrets of colonial regimes in the past. Cay Dua Prison is the place where Vietnamese patriotic soldiers had to suffer from beatings, brutal tortures that you cannot imagine like crucifixion, pouring boiling water on the bodies, burned alive, buried alive, etc.
The relic welcomes more than ten thousands visiting travellers every year. Some of them are former inmates return to the prison to remember old memories while others from all around the world not only want to have fun holiday in Vietnam but also want to learn about the so well-known historical period of the country.
Visit the historic prison in Phu Quoc Island to witness the barbaric and brutal torture methods of the colonialism in the past and also to know about the courage and also the sacrifices of Vietnamese soldiers who fought for the country’s independence. Cay Dua Prison is a good suggestion destination for your Phu Quoc island travel.