Lan Ha Bay – Cat Ba Island
Lan Ha Bay is highly appreciated by many tourists for its beauty and not inferior to Ha Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay is located next to Halong Bay and belongs to Cat Ba archipelago, this will be a great destination for tourists. Lan Ha Bay covers an area of more than 7000 hectares with outstanding and magnificent beauty with more than 400 islands, large and small with many different shapes, all of which are inhabited by plants and animals.
Lan Ha Bay the one of most beautiful bay in Vietnam. When the weather comes in autumn, it is also the time when Lan Ha Bay is most beautiful with light sunlight, not hot, gentle with the cool breeze of the ocean, the traveler feeling very comfortable during time visit here admire the bay.
When The Best Time To Visit Lan Ha Bay
The weather here very fresh and little bit cool in winter so traveler can visit any time in year. Most Domestic travel to Lan Ha Bay from June to September and international tourist come from Oct to April
How Transportation To Lan Ha Bay
From the center of Cat Ba island, you move to Ben Beo, buy tickets to visit the bay and then hire a boat to go where you want. If you just want to go around the bay (near the shore and not far), you can rent a local motorboat for convenience.
Some Attractive Destinations In Lan Ha Bay
Located adjacent to Halong Bay, but Lan Ha Bay still has its own unique beauty completely different from Ha Long, if you want you can also combine traveling from Lan Ha Bay to visit tourist attractions by the Bay Ha Long.
From a new location, unfamiliar to many people, Lan Ha Bay (Cat Ba) became a hot destination in the summer of 2020 thanks to the “promotion” of actor Leonardo DiCaprio. Vietnam’s emerging “paradise” bay has a series of experiences from popular to 5 stars that visitors cannot ignore.
At the end of May 2020, Lan Ha Bay of Vietnam was suddenly noticed by the domestic and international media after the bay appeared on Instagram of famous actor Leonardo DiCaprio. Hollywood actor could not hold back this beautiful bay of Vietnam, he said “this place is like a paradise”. Accompanying the sharing, Leonardo DiCaprio urges everyone to join hands in preserving the environment here.
Located right next to Ha Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay (Cat Ba) is one of the most beautiful bays in Vietnam with rich scenery, pristine limestone mountains, poetic strait … Coming to Lan Ha Bay, there are a series of experiences from exploring, playing to relax for visitors to experience.
Experience A Cruise Ship Watching Lan Ha Bay
The weather in Lan Ha Bay is very nice all year round, so visitors can explore the bay by boat at any time. Tickets to Lan Ha Bay cost 80.000 / person, bought outside Ben Beo. Once inside, visitors have a variety of options to move from motorboats, wooden boats to cruises…
In the post-Covid-19 epidemic, in order to stimulate tourism demand, in Lan Ha Bay, all establishments and businesses have launched a series of attractive incentive programs. This is a favorable opportunity for visitors to both enjoy class service and enjoy the scenery of Lan Ha Bay at an affordable price. If you choose the form of cruise walking around Lan Ha, visitors can refer to the tour to explore Lan Ha Bay 2 days 1 night on the Cruises ship 5 star which is being discounted from 10 million to 5.5 million / room.
There are many leading cruise ship brands in Lan Ha Bay and Vietnam, offering the same space and service as a 5-star boutique hotel. In addition to resorting in a luxurious 1930s Indochinese style room, guests also experience other amenities such as spa, outdoor lounge, large swimming pool on boat grounds.
It is impossible not to mention sports activities – explore tourism
Just hire motor boats, wooden boats, cruise … to enter Lan Ha Bay, tourists will have the opportunity to participate in activities combining tourism – water sports such as kayaking, scuba diving, fishing … In particular, if you combine cruise tours, visitors can also experience these services for free or at preferential prices.
With kayaking, you can flexibly move close to the foot of limestone cliffs, explore caves in large and small floating islands around Lan Ha Bay. The clear, smooth water is very convenient for this combined sports-travel experience. There are also some calm waters such as Cu Island, Monkey Island, Ses Island … that have diving services for tourists, can also be combined with the cruise program.
In addition, if the above experiences are somewhat “heavy”, you can completely participate in gentler activities such as taking photos on the buoy in the middle of the bay, swimming (with swimming buoys) …
Rest Stops Around Lan Ha Bay
Leaving on the yacht forever, it is not possible to complete the journey to discover Lan Ha. Around the bay are beaches, islands, strait with unspoiled landscape, in the true “lyrical” sense that visitors can experience. Some stops for your reference:
– Monkey Island: The blue beach is suitable for swimming, has a long coastline, soft sand is suitable for picnic activities, sunbathing … On the island there are mischievous monkeys, friendly to guests. However, be careful with the furniture because they can … snatch or steal, in addition, should not eat the monkey you brought!
– Nam Cat Island: This place keeps its pristine beauty with four vast sea surfaces, suitable for exploration activities on the water such as kayaking, swimming, diving, fishing … Besides, on the island there are 3 large stilt houses and 6 bamboo guesthouses for guests to rest and eat, gather overnight.
– Van Boi Beach: Van Boi is a rather small beach, located “in the middle of the bay” in the middle of the bay, quiet, calm waves, suitable for swimming, walking, watching the sunset …
In addition, some other places that tourists choose to visit in Lan Ha Bay are Chuong island, Rua island, Luong cave, Cua Van fishing village …
In addition to the experience of exploring and resorting on the Lan Ha bay, coming here, visitors cannot ignore famous seafood dishes such as sea meat, crab, shrimp, lobster …, raised and caught at Bay and popularly sold in restaurants from cruise to land. For a more complete experience, always ask the price before use, have a waterproof bag in advance, bring some swimwear and get ready to pose anytime, anywhere!
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