Halong Bay Vietnam - Where dragons lie

Nothing is more romantic than cruising Halong Bay in a rustic wooden junk.
After several days of being caught in the hustle and bustle of Hanoi, we badly needed to escape the chaos of Vietnam’s second largest city. So we did what most tourists here do — head for Ha Long Bay, 170km east of Hanoi.

How to find safe travel in Halong Bay, Vietnam

Having read the news about tourist boat sunk in Halong Bay, Vietnam some days ago, ACTIVETRAVEL ASIA would like to give out some advices about how to travel safely and enjoyably in Halong Bay. There are some something you should concern about as you plan your trip there.

Cat Ba Island

Rugged, craggy and jungle-clad Cat Ba, the largest island in Halong Bay, is straight out of Jurassic Park. Lan Ha Bay, off the eastern side of the island, is especially scenic and offer numerous beaches to explore. While the vast majority of Halong Bay’s islands are uninhabited vertical rocks. Cat Ba has a few fishing villages, as well as a fast-growing town.

Vietnam offers much in Halong Bay tours

According to ACTIVETRAVEL ASIA’s tours to South-East Asia, travelers want to visit some marvelous places in Vietnam that have been recommended by travel experts and reporters.

ACTIVETRAVEl ASIA recommends kayaking and cruising places in Vietnam

ACTIVETRAVEL ASIA (ATA ) aims to advise travelers places to kayak and cruise in Vietnam. Travelers have the chance to discovery the breathtaking landscapes, remote scenery and get exciting experiences.

Catba Island Vietnam

Cat Ba is the largest island in Halong Bay. The island has a few fishing villages and a small town. On the east side of the island you will find Lan Ha Bay which has numerous beaches and excellent scenery.

Cruising Halong Bay and climbing Cat Ba Island

We pulled into Hanoi at 4.30am! With our eyes just open we made it back to Elizabeth Hotel to catch up on some emails before setting off to Halong Bay.

STUNNING VIETNAM CAVES

Thanks to karst topography in many regions and tropical monsoon climate, nature awarded Vietnam many beautiful caves. Beside Son Doong – the natural biggest cave in the world and Phong Nha – one of the most world's beautiful caves, there are also many amazing ones over Vietnam. 

A Look into Beautiful Halong Bay - Vietnam

Halong Bay has been declared a UNESCO World heritage site and it really deserves the designation. It is one of the most exciting unusual places I have been to in my life.

Halong Bay : A World of Mystery, Viet Nam

Halong Bay is probably where you would find yourself. Majestic and mysterious, Vietnam’s Halong Bay is a breathtaking location with over 2000 incredible jagged islands and islets rising from the emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin.

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