Bai Tu Long Bay occupies three quarters of Halong Bay World Heritage site and many islands in Van Don.
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Situated about 7-8 km south-east of Bai Chay lies the small Ti Top Island.
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Sung Sot Cave (Surprise Cave) is situated in the center of Halong Bay's heritage zone.
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Kayaking in Luon Cave is always one of the most interest and fun activity on your boat trip in Halong Bay
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Lan Ha Bay has 139 beautiful small sands.
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Hon Gai Harbour is on the other side of Bai Chay Bridge.
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Halong Bay is one of Mother Earth’s most amazing natural wonders and one of Vietnam’s most prized treasures.
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Dau Go Cave is on Driftwood Island. Seen from afar, the entrance to the grotto appears to be blue, and has a shape similar to that of a jellyfish.
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Thien Cung Grotto is a perilous one, covered on both sides by thick forest. After entering a narrow gate, the grotto’s 130-meter-long girth opens up.
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Ba Hang Fishing Village have about 50 families and has been living on fishing and only provide kayaking service, rowing boat, etc.
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Dog Rock, one sees an imposing stone slab resting on two other small stones stands blocked the way.
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Incense Burner Islet (Dinh Huong Islet) is so-called Lu Huong Islet. It’s located in the southwest of Dau Go Island (about 6 kilometers from Bai Chay Tourist Wharf, Halong).
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Bhaya Cruises, combining traditional oriental style with contemporary luxury facilities, excellent service and world class cuisine, provides guests with an unparalleled Halong Bay cruise experience.
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Halong Bay is one of the most beautiful and impressive sights in Vietnam.
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Oriental Sail Cruise features 18 deluxe cabins of traditional style combined with modern facilities and comfort.
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Halong Bay is extremely accessible and can be reached via water way or by road.
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Halong Bay is also a place where you can explore the different option for touring the Bay: Adventure tourism, community based tourism and eco-tourism.
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Few places anywhere rival the extreme natural beauty and serenity of Vietnam's Halong Bay.
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Halong Bay is one of the most breathtaking natural landmark in Vietnam.
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This private boat is just organized to cruise in Halong bay for your own group only
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Halong Bay overview

Halong Bay would be a magical stop on your Vietnam trip. This UNESCO World Heritage Site has a distinctive beauty all on its own. The many tall limestone karst pillars are surrounded by beautiful green waters of the bay, offering a wonderful photo opportunity. No matter how old you are, you will enjoy this vast and unique landscape.

Best time to visit Halong Bay

The best time to visit Halong is during the dry season, which runs from September to November and March to May, with temperatures ranging from 20 to 30 degrees Celsius, allowing you to enjoy all activities on board.

How to travel to Halong Bay?

You can get a local bus, the cruise’s shuttle bus, or private transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay in about 1.5-2hrs, from Halong Bay to Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport (HAN) in about 2.5-3 hrs.

Attractions in and nearby Halong Bay

1.   Sung Sot cave (Surprise cave)
2.   Dau Go cave
3.   To Top island
4.   Bai Tho mountain (Poem mountain)
5.   Bai Tu Long Bay
6.   Cat Ba island
7.   Cat Ba National Park
8.   Tuan Chau island
9.   Vung Vieng floating village
10.  Snorkel and Dive near Cong Do Island
11.  Quang Ninh Museum
12.  Lan Ha Bay
13.  Bai Chay Beach|
14.  Co To island
15.  Quan Lan island

Things to do in Halong Bay

You can choose to relax on the cruise ship or participate in other activities such as exploring some of the numerous caves, remote islets, and hidden lagoons, swimming, kayaking and perhaps spotting fishermen near their floating village. The cruise ships are very comfortable with large bay windows in the cabins, delicious meals, and luxury service. You can choose to stay on the cruise ships (boat cruise) at Halong Bay, for 1 or 2 nights. Or take a day trip Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi.

Halong Bay is a distinct memory that you will never forget. You will feel very fortunate to have included it on your trip to Vietnam.

Please contact us for more about Halong Bay or any questions for expert planning advice for your memorial trip to Vietnam & Southeast Asia.