Ba Hang Village is a small floating village located in the proximity of Thien Cung Grotto (Heaven Grotto), Dau Go Grotto.

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Ba Hang Fishing Village one of the familiar spots of Halong Bay's tour.

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Ba Hang Village have about 50 families and has been living on fishing and only provide kayaking service, rowing boat, etc.

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Ba Hang is a famous fishing village with tourists both domestically and internationally. It is located close to Thien Cung Grotto (Heaven Grotto) and Dau Go Grotto in the territory of Hung Thang District, Ha Long City

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At the first time coming to Ba Hang fishing village, tourists might feel amazed when witnessing the simple life of fishermen here

Ba Hang Fishing Village is home to many generations and most of its residents never leave.

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Ba Hang Fishing Village is a cultural heritage and tourist attraction in Halong bay.

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Ba Hang Fishing Village is a famous fishing village with tourists both domestically and internationally. It is located close to Thien Cung Grotto (Heaven Grotto) and Dau Go Grotto in the territory of Hung Thang District, Ha Long City. Ba Hang fishing village is also a part of the scenic area (the World Natural Heritage) Ha Long Bay. That is the reason why visiting Ba Hang fishing village is one of the main parts of Ha Long Bay’s tour along with numerous gorgeous caves and grottoes.

The name “Ba Hang” means “three grottoes” in English. It originates from a natural phenomenon in this area: Whenever the tide ebbs and flows, floating and submerged grottoes will appear simultaneously. That’s when boats can easily go through the caves.

Daily life of the locals in Ba Hang fishing village

This village is home to about 50 families mostly living on fishing. Recently, when many tourists visit Ha Long Bay, some families have provided tourism services like kayaking, rowing boat or purchasing seafood. According to the vote of National Geographic, Ha Long Bay is one of 25 most interesting destinations for kayaking in the world. And certainly, the familiar place for this experience is Ba Hang fishing village. You can go kayaking yourself at the foot of majestic limestone mountains formed over millions of years and leisurely admire Ha Long Bay – a paradise on Earth. The kayak dock of Ba Hang fishing village lies in the Cong La area, 30km from Tuan Chau Island. Visitors will stop here before choosing kayaking or renting a wooden boat. The feeling when you immerse in nature of Ha Long Bay, enjoy cool air in caves, touch stalactites, weird plants or colorful snail shells is great. Giant limestone cliffs of Ba Hang Fishing Village appear spectacularly, which persuades producers of the movie “Kong: Skull Island” to shoot some scenes here.

For those who are afraid of adventurousness, a safer service with boats rowed by locals is always available. These tours are really favored by tourists because they will be given a chance to witness the daily life of fishermen, from the way to net-knitting, feeding the fish or cooking on raft houses…

At the first time coming to Ba Hang fishing village, tourists might feel amazed when witnessing the simple life of fishermen here. Family members live happily together in floating houses with the area of only 5-10 m2 and extremely simple household items. Ba Hang Fishing Village is home to many generations and most of them never leave here. You might wonder why they don’t leave to try a new life on the mainland. But if you observe their life in floating houses, you will find out the reason. The idyllic life amidst a vast space and picturesque water world is enough for them to stick with this place. Especially, no matter how hard fishermen’s lives are, they always smile and be friendly with tourists coming to this village. Hence, you will have memorable experiences with such lovely people to have an insight into the real life of Vietnamese fishermen.

When night falls, visitors will have the opportunity to push off along with fishermen and more interestingly to throw the fishing net themselves. After catching fresh fish or squid, you can enjoy the delicious flavor of seafood cooked by natives in Ba Hang Fishing Village.

Ha Long Bay is a renowned landscape and the World Natural Heritage recognized by UNESCO. And it is Ba Hang fishing village that is one of the things making this irresistible beauty. Coming here and experiencing the feeling of admiring the sunrise or sunset over Ha Long Bay, you will understand why it is so popular. But don’t go sightseeing only! Remember to enjoy the simple life as a real fisherman to discover interesting things during your trip!

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