Soi Sim Island
Located in the southwest of Halong Bay about 10 km from Tuan Chau pier, Soi Sim island is an appealing tourist attraction because of its inherent wild beauty. The island is also near other highlight attractions such as Titov Island, Luon Cave and Sung Sot Cave. The island’s name is derived from the rose myrtle (called “sim” in Vietnamese) which is ubiquitous across the island.
Soi Sim Island has an area of 8.7 hectares, devided into two peaks, the highest one is about 200 meters. The whole island is covered by a green primeval forest, home to many species of flora, especially endemic and valuable tree species, typical of Halong Bay ecosystem. Recently a flora and fauna conservation area was built on Soi Sim Island. The highlight of this project is the central display house and the viewing platforms simulating a 9-petal flower. In the near future, this conservation area promises to create a new and appealing tourism product to attract visitors, contributing to the sustainable tourism development of the heritage.
Coming to Soi Sim Island, tourists can also participate in water sports such as kayaking and swimming on the clear seawater, playing on the pristine white sand beach or spend time relaxing on deck chair and enjoy cool drinks.
HALONG BAY CRUISES VISIT SOI SIM ISLAND
Launched: 2017 Rooms: 31
Style: Modern luxurious style One of the newest and most luxurious cruises in Halong Bay One of the biggest in Halong Bay Guarantee no rolling of the boat at all for sea-sick passengers Private balcony guaranteed in each cabin Perfect care-service: cater customers 24/24 any time throughout the cruise Short transfer - ONLY 2.5 hours through the new highway roads Operated by Paradise Group: TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015, 2016 and 2017 Not only visiting Titov Island - with amazing panoramic view of the Bay but also exploring Halong Bay's largest cave: Sung Sot Cave Spectacular facilities: the most spacious spa facilities with a varied list of unparalleled spa therapies
Launched: 2009 Rooms: 17
Style: Traditional Vietnamese Junk Leading luxury cruise line in Halong Bay Exclusively private waiting lounge Beautiful and traditional decoration Comfy 8 layers Paradise Dream Bed Perfect care-service with professional staff The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Interesting itinerary with highlight destinations: Tung Sau Pearl Farrm, Titov Island , Sung Sot Cave ONLY 2.5 hours tranfers Hanoi - Halong Bay with expressways Visiting & Swimming, Kayaking at Cua Van Floating Village in 2-night program
Launched: 2010 Rooms: 21
Style: Boutique Built in traditional and elegant style. Reasonable price Friendly and helpful staff Suitable for families and special events: honeymoon, wedding anniversary, birthday,... Delicious and outstanding food A lot of activities such as kayaking, making spring rolls, visiting caves, climbing to the top of hills and lounging on the beach. Shuttle bus and kayaking included
Launched: 2014 Rooms: 14
Style: Traditional Very suitable for families, groups of friends,... Surprisingly really good food with abundant dishes Helpful and polite staffs Incredibly friendly and brilliant guide Suitable for families and special events: honeymoon, wedding anniversary, birthday,... Beautiful dinner with steamed prawns on hot rocks right in front of your eyes Peaceful time at night to sit upstairs with drinks and make new friends Interesting cooking demonstration with Vietnamese spring rolls Shuttle bus and kayaking service included in the price
Launched: 2012 Rooms: 8
Style: Modern combined with traditional Vietnamese-style One of the most luxurious cruise in Halong bay High levels of guest service with private butler service and professional staff team Large cabins with at least 38 m2 space make visitor feel like a hotel Paradise Cruises is proudly awarded the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2015 Excellent service: cater customers 24/24 any time throughout the cruise Spectacular facilities: the most spacious spa facilities and the very first and only library and fitness room in Ha Long Bay Private Cruise: With only 8 - spacious cabin easily bring more comfort for guests.
Launched: 2011 Rooms: 9
Style: tradition Traditional and cozy cruise Entertaining guide. Great cabins. Stayed on the top deck rooms with small balconies Small cruise, only 9 cabins so customers are given great care from the cruise staff Amazing food, out of the world: so much of fresh sea food. Happy and enthusiastic crews: they would do anything to take care of you. A lot of activities: visit a floating village, go swimming, visit Surprise cave… Taking a very great care of customers
Launched: 2018 Rooms: 50
Style: Morden Leading luxury day trip in Halong Bay Exclusively private waiting lounge Beautiful and traditional decoration Only 2 hours transfer from Hanoi - Tuan Chau by expressway 7 hours on cruise in Halong Bay Unique itinerary: Visit Sung Sot cave and hiking at Titop island
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