Halong Bay is the most famous tourist destinations throughout Vietnam. No wonder, this place is incredible. If you’ve ever traveled to Phi Phi Island in Thailand, Halong Bay offers have similar view, but much more amazing. High limestone cliffs that look very beautiful with a blend of crystal clear water and blue sky. At dusk, the sky orange give the another sensation. However, the most beautiful time to enjoy Halong Bay is during the morning when the fog still has not lifted. At this time the mysterious atmosphere of natural beauty combined make tourists like being in another world.
Halong Bay is a UNESCO world heritage site located in Quang Ninh Province. The bay includes Bai Tu Long Bay in the northwest and Cat Ba islands to the southwest. Total area reaches 1533 miles with about 2000 small islands, mostly limestone islands. Reportedly, this region has been inhabited since prehistoric times. The experts found no evidence of cultural Soi Nhu, Cai Beo and Ha Long culture. While the evidence of the past history can be found in Dau Go Cave, Bai Tho Mout, and Bai Chay in Halong Bay.
A lot of very interesting things in Halong Bay, such as legends and history, and biodiversity in the region. before discussing a very interesting tourist sites, tourist’s good to know the background of places to be visited.
Halong Bay Overnight Cruise
In tourist brochures, Halong Bay is said to have a stunning natural beauty. Travelers will not be possible to visit all places, perhaps only two islands, caves, and beaches. That travelers will see the forest, beaches, caves, and limestone cliffs. Most travelers organize their tour to Halong Bay from Hanoi. However, tourists can go without following a tour through Halong City or Haiphong. More efficient, but requires greater effort. You can choose to stay in a wooden boat in Halong City or Cat Ba. If you want to stay on a cruise ship. There are more than 500 timber vessels operating in Halong Bay. In a tour of the ship, tourists will be taken to the floating village, there are also activities that offer kayaking and cruising caves or caving. Boat crash in Halong Bay tour never happened, do not skimp just because you choose an ugly ship.