Halong Bay travel guide will help you by planning the best cruise experience suit your budget and time-frame. Guide to visit Grottoes, Islands and Getting there and away as well as some suggested Itineraries for a perfect Halong Bay Overnight Cruise. Up anchor and sail around the limestone peaks, hidden grottoes and picturesque coves of UNESCO Listed Halong Bay, the spectacular jewel in Vietnam’s scenic crown!
The ideal way to explore Halong Bay is onboard a Vietnamese traditional style Junk boat which can either be tailored to your needs on either 2 or 3 day visit. The highlight of Halong cruise tours including enjoy a idyllic Junk to explore remote offshore islands, kayak and swim in the warm waters and capture an incredible sunset over a panorama of the upper deck. Just northeast of Halong Bay is Bai Tu Long Bay which is just as spectacular as neighbouring Halong and yet it remains refreshingly untouched by tourism.
Halong Bay travel guide : The magnificent area with its 3000 plus islands rising from the clear, emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin covering an area of 1500 sq km, Halong Bay is one of the natural marvels of Vietnam which has been designated as Vietnam’s second UNESCO world heritage site in 1994. Visitors have compared the Halong Bay’s magical landscape of limestone islets to Guilin in China and perhaps Krabi in Southern Thailand. These tiny islands are dotted with innumerable beaches and grottoes created by wind and waves.