Tourists coming with Halong Bay besides sinking yourselves in magical beauty of the dense rock formation and islands as well as the beautiful natural caves, or marvelling at the abundant wildlife shouldn't miss numerous exciting activities and a range of water sports as kayaking, swimming, fishing, sightseeing, etc.
Top 5 enchanting experiences in breath taking Halong Bay
Below is the list of the most popular activities which help visitors closer to the natural grottoes, limestone rock as well as floating villages you can consider:
1. Sightseeing on the sundeck
Greeting sunrise and sunset on the sundeck is a loved activity by majority of guests on boat. From the cruise, you can catch up the brilliant photos when slowly passing limestone islands and islets.
Halong Bay is also home to high biodiversity with typical ecosystems such as mangrove ecosystems, coral reef ecosystems, ecosystems of tropical forest with thousands of species of plants and animals are abundant in the forest and under the sea containing fish, squid and so on, which are particularly rare species.
Between Halong Bay, we seem to be lost in a fairy petrified world. The islets are shaped like a man standing towards the mainland (Man Head islets), some like a dragon hovering above the water (Dragon islet), some like an old man sitting fishing (Mr. La Vong’s Islet), Fighting cocks islet, Censor islet and so on. All looks really, really amazing. Hidden inside the stone island are beautiful caves as Thien Cung, Dau Go, Sung Sot, Tam Cung. They are really the castles of the Creator.
2. Enjoying food and drinks at restaurant and bar on cruise
Food and drinks are served in dining area of restaurant and bar on cruise, which ensure that tourists feel like at home and must be satisfied with all catering cruising services. The cruise crew provides you with a variety of Asian and European cuisine, especially, fresh sea-food with Asian cuisine.
Some vessels prepare buffet with many choices for food and drinks. For example, Paradise Luxury Cruise serve BBQ dish on the sundeck for people have outdoor meal while sightseeing spectacular sceneries on bay. If tourists are vegetarian or picky, you can make any suggestions with cruise management prior to departure. All of cruising brands can supply your own menu, which they ensure that you will still equally enjoy all the on-boat services with the remaining guests.
Cooking demonstration might also an attracted cuisine exploration to most of tourists. The chef grants each table some ingredients and set of cutlery for cutting vegetables and fruit, also papers wrapping “Spring Roll” Vietnamese traditional dish.
3. Visiting floating villages
By the chance, tourists are passed small fishing villages. In the past, local people here settled into small areas together. They are so friendly and hospitable. Although life’s burdens, they are optimistic and love nature.
That is why they ever both fight and live with weather disasters like tropical storms, which often happen in this Vietnam coastal area. Yet, almost of them move into shore as they want to have a stable accommodation, where their children easily to go to school and they can limit weather risks.
Nowadays, there are fishing cages on the floating villages, where they set up fish and pearl farms to do business.
4. Physical activity: Swimming, Yoga, Tai Chi exercises, Kayaking, Biking.
Dipping your body under cool water bring you the awesome moments to experience the unique beauty of natural world. You can go swimming on Titop or Soi Sim beach, where there is white sand and blue water, you can not hesitate to go down and discover. There are also interesting entertainment sports for tourists who love underwater sport.
Yoga is a preferred activity in the peaceful and natural place like breathtaking Halong bay, refresh and unwind body and mind, make sure that tourists will have a strong physic, ready for the next exiting activities.
Tai Chi interesting lesson which is done with the instructor on the sundeck is really good for health.
Paddle Kayaking to explore the karst caves and limestone islands or islets. Sung Sot cave is the biggest one, which make you overwhelmed and surprised. Tourists certainly can imagine the truly magical world which you climb the sky and pass dense forest around you. You seem to be lost by different islands as the fairy world with only nature. Besides, you can pass many islets and other caves such as Me Cung cave, Dau Go cave, Dog rock, Fighting Cocks and so on.
Some itineraries passing Cat Ba Island, so tourists are transferred to Viet Hai Jetty, discovering this village by biking.
5. Panorama view on Titop
Photo enthusiasts are very familiar with Panorama shooting techniques, which has become a photography trend. Panorama requires a lot of creativity, logic minded, highly imaginative and shooting techniques.
As such, tourists who love photography art don’t forget to climb the peak of Titop to get the awesome panorama pictures. You will have a wholly beautiful view of Halong Bay, one of the world wonders. What a masterpiece painting including floating boats and the colorful blue water.You can book a Cruise Halong bay to discover Halong bay right now!