GRAND OPENING: Saving up to 30% PRESIDENT CRUISE with Special offers Foodie Tour + Kayaking + Luxury Transfer + Free Vietnam Visa. Don't miss out!
Got a question? (+84) 916 952 668

Top 5 best destinations in Halong Bay

Halong Bay has been a must-see destination for not only Vietnamese tourists but also foreign visitors. It is endowed with scenic ocean karst topography and picturesque landscapes - it is already engrossing place to visit for a trip or a cruise tour.

Let’s follow some of the most enchanting destinations in Halong Bay to impressing experiences in your life:

1.Sung Sot Cave.

Located in the central area of ​​the World Heritage Halong Bay, Sung Sot cave is the largest and beautiful cave, being home to many rocky islands which own distinctive shapes. Way to Sung Sot Cave slipped under the forest canopy, through the steep stone steps, which inspires tourists feelings like just funny of climbing, just as so excited about going to heaven.

   https://www.halongbaycruises.com/images/blog/edsc_0395_w720-502.jpg

Caves are divided into two main compartments.  The whole of first one looks like a big theater. Cave ceiling is covered with a layer of "silky velvet carpet ", a variety of "chandelier" hanging with bright sparkling stalactites, stone statues, stone sharpen elephant seals, flowers and so on. All seems to vaguely blend between reality and dream. Then, you walk into the second compartment with a small road. The brilliant lights in cave open a completely new landscape where can accommodate thousands of people. The scenery is very strange, like the lush tree foliage, sea bear, dinosaur, etc. Reach the cave peak, suddenly “a garden area" is unfolding in front of our eyes with clear water lakes, charming scenery, tropical forest where monkeys often gather together to look fruit, which disturbs all the whole  area.

2. Luon Cave

Luon Cave is situated on Bo Hon Island, 14 km far from Bai Chay south. In front of the cave is the Turtle Island, called the gate of heaven. Blue water looks like a mirror reflecting the sky. Through the gate, you see a circular lake with smooth water surface and luxuriant vegetation surrounding the cliff, on which monkeys running on ancient trees. In the spring, orchid blooms fragrantly and under water of marine with a variety of species such as shrimp, fish, crab, squid, etc.

   http://www.halongbaycruises.com/uploads/photos/destination2/Travel-Guide/Rowing_boat_cruise_halong1%20(FILEminimizer)720-502.jpg

Brackish water lake in the cave is surrounded by four mountain faces, approximately 1 km2 wide. On the cliffs also save snail shell fossils, showing where people must have resided and ever a deep existed valley.

This cave type doesn’t appear a lot, yet perhaps it is unique and attractive to tourists. It is an intertwined and harmonious combination of nature.

3. Me Cung Cave

Me Cung Cave is located on Bo Hon Island at an altitude of 25 m above sea level. From a distance, like a roof door ingrained island slopes.

   https://www.halongbaycruises.com/images/blog/thien-cung-cave720-502.jpg

Through a small passing, open up the door of cave. Although it is a little small, it’s architecture is very sophisticated. Inside stones look like the big statues surrounded by beautiful flowers, colorful stalactites drooping from the ceiling, the shapes of lions, bears playing with each other. A faint light from distant bounces back, which is the path to the cave entrance. Out of the mouth of the cave, you can see blue water as a mirror surface, which is the world's marina species clustering together such as fish, shrimp, squid, algae, corals, crabs, etc.

4. Ti Top Island

Lied in the central world natural heritage area, about 7-8km far from the southeast of Bai Chay harbor, Ti Top island is considered one of the most attractive destinations to tourists on visiting the Gulf journey.

   https://www.halongbaycruises.com/images/blog/Titov_Island720-502.jpg

Unlike many other tourist attractions in Halong Bay, there are many charming natural sceneries including the beautiful beach, called Ti Top beach. Visitors can climb to the summit for a panoramic view of this beautiful island. Looking down from the peak, Ti Top beach is shaped like a moon embracing the foot of the island. Although beach area is not large, it is quiet, spacious and very clean, sandy beaches. Ti Top always attracts to tourists, especially international tourists visiting this beach. In summer, every day there are dozens of boats taking visitors to the island.

5. Cua Van Fishing Village

Cua Van village is surrounded by rocky mountains. This area is an ideal place for ships to anchor.

Visiting Cua Van, visitors are immersed in space which is quiet, peaceful, strangely seductive, firsthand views of charming nature. By the way, tourists can understand the cultural life of fishermen. You are instructed how to paddle kayaking, spread a net, catch fish.

   https://www.halongbaycruises.com/images/blog/5720-502.jpg

Visitors are easily fascinated by the beauty of these floating boats of which the house truss tied together against the storm. The rustic fisherman are very hospitable. The cheerful innocent kids with dark skin are innocent. The scene of peace contains a fishing village on the sea.

In the evening, you'll be sailing with fishermen to catch fish and squid. Then, visitors can stay overnight at village home while enjoying fork songs.

Discover the most prominent attractions with Halong Bay Cruises
Discover the most prominent attractions with Halong Bay Cruises

Although the whole area is mostly known as Halong Bay, there are in fact 3 different bays: Halong Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay, and Lan Ha Bay which all...

Top 5 Best Halong Bay Cruises 2019
Top 5 Best Halong Bay Cruises 2019

Considered a UNESCO Heritage Site, Halong Bay is indeed an archeological, geological, cultural and historical wonder with more than 1600 karsts and...

Activities you should not miss onboard in Halong Bay
Activities you should not miss onboard in Halong Bay

Taking an overnight cruise in Halong Bay must be a must-try experience when you’re travelling in Vietnam. Halong Bay Cruises are not only a great...

Reasons why you should have a room with balcony on Halong Bay Cruises
Reasons why you should have a room with balcony on Halong Bay Cruises

There are many different types of rooms for you to choose a suitable cabin on Halong Cruises. No matter what you have been familiar with cruise trips...

HALONG BAY CRUISE ROUTE TREND 2019
HALONG BAY CRUISE ROUTE TREND 2019

Coming to Halong bay, you can find it easy to see quite a lot of the hot spots within just a day or two days of touring around. There are literally...

Launching Van Don International Airport - Easier way to access UNESCO World Heritage
Launching Van Don International Airport - Easier way to access UNESCO World Heritage

Transportation to Halong Bay is always the first problem you need to tick in your to-do list before your trip to Halong. Previously, travellers who...

How to choose the Best cabin on Halong Bay Cruises
How to choose the Best cabin on Halong Bay Cruises

Having known as one of promising destinations for all passengers travelling in Vietnam, Halong Bay has stood out for overnight cruising tourism,...

Celebrate your beautiful life moments on Halong Bay Cruises
Celebrate your beautiful life moments on Halong Bay Cruises

Life's most important moments are caused for a truly unique celebration. If you are planning to choose a beautiful place to celebrate your special...

Top 5 Islands you should not miss in Halong Bay
Top 5 Islands you should not miss in Halong Bay

Famous for being a World Heritage Site, Halong Bay amazes travelers with the beauty of thousand limestone islands and islets. Let travel with us and...

Highlights making President Cruise different
Highlights making President Cruise different

Being one of the newest and largest luxurious metal cruises in Halong Bay, President Cruise, which launched in November 2018, totally deserves to be...

Tips to choose best Halong Bay Cruise for kid and toddler
Tips to choose best Halong Bay Cruise for kid and toddler

If you are planning a trip to Halong Bay for your family with a kid, these are some effective tips you shouldn’t miss out to choose the best kid -...

The Most Beautiful Caves You Should Not Miss in Halong Bay
The Most Beautiful Caves You Should Not Miss in Halong Bay

Among interesting activites when cruising in Halong bay, most tourists are interested in a cave visit. Though Halong Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay, and Lan Ha...

Notes for a Great Cruising Trip in Halong Bay
Notes for a Great Cruising Trip in Halong Bay

Halong Bay is one of the most famous tourist destinations in the north of Vietnam due to its natural beauty of thousand islands and islets floating...

3 Newly Cruises Launched in Halong Bay at the end of 2018
3 Newly Cruises Launched in Halong Bay at the end of 2018

Becoming one of the most famous tourist destinations in northern Vietnam, Halong Bay is a should-not-miss place when travelers come to Vietnam. This...

Trip of a lifetime with Stellar Of The Seas Cruise
Trip of a lifetime with Stellar Of The Seas Cruise

Halong Bay is one of the major stops for travellers, where wondrous towering limestone “islands” dot the bay across 1500km the world heritage and...

An exceptional tranquil excursion in Bai Tu Long Bay with Renea Cruise
An exceptional tranquil excursion in Bai Tu Long Bay with Renea Cruise

Not many clearly know that there is another place having almost the same features and located next to Halong Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay, not Halong Bay...

How to get to Halong bay for cruise embarkation
How to get to Halong bay for cruise embarkation

Due to recent investments and construction on road works, the transfer from Hanoi or Hai Phong to Halong bay is so much easier, especially after a...

From dusk till dawn in Bai Tu Long Bay with Swan cruise
From dusk till dawn in Bai Tu Long Bay with Swan cruise

Halong, Bai Tu Long, and Lan Ha are three brother bays in the Gulf of Tonkin. For long, Halong Bay is considered the most popular among tourists from...

A remarkable journey to remember for life - Stellar Cruise
A remarkable journey to remember for life - Stellar Cruise

Halong Bay is well-known for its emerald waters and thousands of towering limestone islands topped by rainforests. For better or worse, the tourism...

Stellar of the Seas - The newest 5-star cruise is coming soon
Stellar of the Seas - The newest 5-star cruise is coming soon

Stellar of the Seas Cruise will be the newest member belong ing to Aclass Cruise collection that is expected to be launched in October 2018. With the...

Being Halong bay cruise experts with over 10 years of experience. Let us help you!

Halong Bay Cruises team is grateful to bring you a cruise vacation that will exceed your greatest expectations and offer you exceptional value. With the confidence and knowledge to find the right Halong bay cruise choice, we are always here to listen and arrange everything as your desire. Don't hesitate to send us your requests. We will send you the best offers shortly!

Loading...