Vietnam, our neighbor country, still maintains their traditional way of life. Although there are many things have changed with the times, but beautiful traditions and abundant of natural resources are well preserved. As you will see, Halong was listed as World Heritage Site because of its beauty and abundance. Next, let me show you how to visit Halong Bay in Vietnam, you will absolutely love it.
First of all, let’s find out about this bay to make you want to journey. Halong Bay, also known as Vinh Ha Long in Vietnamese, means “Bay of the Descending Dragon”. It is about Dragon Force sent from heaven to protect Vietnam territory from China’s invasion and after that dived and disappeared into the sea. For Halong Bay highlight, it has nearly 2000 limestone islands are located in this bay. But there are only two big islands: Cat Ba Island and Tuan Chau Island that have permanent inhabitants with a full range of tourist services. The other islands are fishing villages or wildlife habitats.
As it is limestone caves, there are filled with beautiful stalactite and stalagmite structures. The biggest and also the most beautiful grotto on Halong Bay is Dau Go Cave (Wooden Stakes Cave). With white sand beaches, blue sky and beautiful sea indeed, they will make your holiday even more perfect. You can get good pictures in every corner of islands. So, if you had a chance to travel in Vietnam, do not forget to visit Halong Bay, one of the best tourist attractions in Asean.
Halong Bay is easily accessible. If you are in Hanoi, you can ride a bus about 3 hours and 30 minutes to Halong city and from the bus station to the pier is about 15 minutes, and then you can go to the ferry pier which has the boat to go to Cat Ba Island. Another choice is driving from Hanoi to Haiphong province. From bus station to the pier, it will take only 10 minutes. Then, you can ride a hydrofoil boat to Cat Ba Island which will take two hours. There are many ways to go this place. Therefore, this holiday, we would relax and indulge in the beautiful Vietnam seaside. Certifies that you will be happy to have great pictures, recharge your body’s batteries and strengthen your soul at the same time.