Halong Bay in the Gulf of Tonkin or the Bay of the Descending Dragon consists of 1969 limestone islands on the watery landscape, living local life with some small floating villages, deserted sandy beaches, admirable wonderful caves. A recognized Natural Wonder of the World, Halong Bay is made up of thousands of sculpture-like limestone peaks jutting out of the aquamarine waters, creating islands of varying shapes and sizes for a must-visit destination in lifetime.
Located in the Northeast coastline of Vietnam, Halong Bay weather divides into four seasons but mainly divide into hot summer and cold winter. Summer time is believed to be the best time to experience all the outdoor activities but winter time presentsyou the misty beauty of the bay. So, Halong Bay is marvelous all year around.
Main attractions of Halong Bay can be named as Sung Sot ( Amazing ) cave, Titop island, Paradise island, ThienCanh Son cave,VungVieng fishing village, ThienCung, Dau Go grottos, Cong Dam… and Bai Tu Long Bay with amazing nature and quieter landscape. What can be better than paddling around limestone islands, climbing to the top of mountain, discover an amazing cave of millions formation , observe the floating life in a local village, enjoy a special dinner in cave or just relaxing on a white sandy beaches dotted among thousand karst islands of the bay.
Travelling to Halong Bay, you will discover the food heaven with local seafood and Vietnamese traditional dishes, a very tasty trip of Vietnam cuisine should include Halong Bay destination.
Halong Bay is best to discover on an overnight cruise, by which you can listen to the legend of King Dragon, experience the daily lives of the tranquil floating villages and see the marvelous nature in the emerald waters through various activities from swimming, kayaking around rocky mountain to visiting magical cave or exploring floating villages…