Ly Son Island is land of Ly Son district, Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam. It is located in the east sea, in the north-east of Quang Ngai province, central part of Vietnam. Island is far away from mainland at 30 km (15 sea miles). According to Geographers, island formed by volcano with 5 doors and shaded in 25-30 million years ago. It formed 5 mountains to be 5 artesian waters that provide fresh water for local people who are living on Ly Son Island.
Ly Son Island district was separated from Binh Son district, Quang Ngai province in 1992, it became the first island district since that time.
Quang Ngai province opened the first tour to Ly Son Island in 2007, traveler departure from Quang Ngai town, then following the national way 24B to SA KY port, then going to Ly Son Island by speed boat, then traveling around Ly Son Island by motorbikes.
Coming on Ly Son Island where to try local specialties that making from garlics & fresh seafood & visiting national relics : An Hai communal house, Am Linh Tu temple, Hang Pagoda & Sa Huynh cultural archaeological relics also found on Ly Son island: Chinh stream, Oc Hamlet & Cham’s cultural vestiges >
The visiting travel routes: Hang Pagoda – An Hai Communal – Duc pagodas – Volcano’s mouths – Historical vestige Truong Sa – Hoang Sa – Am Linh Tu Temple & Some ancient villages in Ly Son Island.
Ly Son Island is land of garlic “Kingdom of Garlic”, garlic is planed here to be very special of flavor & different with others.