Halong Bay Overview

Halong Bay is a beautiful World Natural Wonder in northern Vietnam, belong to Quang Ninh province and Tonkin of Gulf. The Bay is dotted with 1,600 jagged limestone pinnacles and covers an area of over 1,500 km2. This extraordinary area was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1994. For many tourists, this heritage is like something right out of a fiction movie. The fact is that Halong Bay features of biodiversity, and the surrealistic scenery has indeed featured in famous movies.

The best way to get to Halong Bay is by private car, minibus or bus from Hanoi which is only 170km away and it take 2 hours drive via highway route. If budget is not a problem, an hour-long helicopter transfer is also available.

To enjoy the beautiful sightseeings in Halong Bay by your eyes, you can choose some itineraries to visit Halong Bay in 1 day trip, or stay on a night cruise 2 days 1 night, or 3 days 2 nights, and so on.

Our Halong Bay trips

Trip name Days From USD
Vietnam Deep Inside & Nha Trang Beach Family Tour Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Vietnam Deep Inside & Nha Trang Beach Family Tour 18 days USD 1.191 View Trip
Vietnam Essential Honeymoon Holiday Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Vietnam Essential Honeymoon Holiday 10 days USD 945 View Trip
Northern Vietnam Overview Tour (Sic) Hanoi, Vietnam to Hanoi, Vietnam Northern Vietnam Overview Tour (Sic) 4 days USD 182 View Trip
Authentic Vietnam Honeymoon Holiday Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Authentic Vietnam Honeymoon Holiday 14 days USD 1.182 View Trip
Vietnam Cultural And Beach Break Family Holiday Hanoi, Vietnam to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Vietnam Cultural And Beach Break Family Holiday 16 days USD 1.039 View Trip

Shopping

Shopping in Halong

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Travel Tips

Useful Vietnamese phrase and vocabulary for tourists to Halong

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What you will see on a cruise trip?

Most guests who visit Halong will spend either 1 or 2 night on a cruise or junk - this is without doubt the best way to enjoy the scenic landscape of the Bay. Each cruise tailor-makes their own...
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Top Attractions

Tuan Chau Island

Tuan Chau Island is a newly established tourism center of Ha Long City, which is only 8 kilometers away from downtown Ha Long. The whole area of this island is about 2.2 square kilometers, which...
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Lan Ha Bay

Located adjacent to Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay is a peaceful bay in Cat Ba Islands system. Lan Ha Bay has about 400 large and small islands covered with green trees and vegetation. Limestone also...
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Travel Experiences

Swimming in Halong Bay

Halong Bay is said to be one of the best place to swim in Vietnam with numerous beaches. The bay is not only an ideal place for sunbathing with dazzling sunlight, but also a beautiful beach with...
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Cruise Trips in Halong Bay

Being recognized as a Natural Wonder of the World by the UNESCO, Halong Bay is one of the most tempting destinations in Vietnam for travelers who love discovering nature. One of the best ways...
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Food Culture

Halong Snails

Favored by the Mother Nature as an unbelievably beautiful coastal province, Halong is famous for its variety of fresh and delicious seafood specialties such as crabs, prawns, and snails (ốc)....
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Halong Prawn

Halong is not only proud for being one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, but also one of the most famous destinations for high quality seafood. Among all, the most popular seafood that...
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