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Tips to travel Halong Bay

Vung Vieng fishing village

A visit to a local fisherman community

Around 1,600 locals live in these peaceful fishing villages, which are basically groups of crab farms and floating homes built on the water. In the local home’s floating living rooms, you can hear the curious stories and taste rice wine of some fishermen, who were born here and have never touched land. On your visit to a local fisherman community, you will know more about their simple way of life and their diverse culture of fishing and living. Some fisherman communities to visit are: Cua Van Village, Vong Vieng Village, Cong Dam Village, Ba Hang Village or Cap De Village in Hung Thang Commune. To get more information, you can see: Dragon Pearl Junk halong bay

Take part in a lot of interesting outdoors activities

Vung Vieng fishing village

Vung Vieng fishing village- source: internet

Halong Bay is famous among people all over the world for its charming island and islet systems housing spectacular caves. But this UNESCO site has to offer more than that. With climbing, kayaking, swimming, trekking and yoga sessions on the beach, Halong Bay is an ideal place for outdoor activities. You will feel excited by all the adventurous activities available in this area if you pick the route to Lan Ha Bay.

Unlike chả nem, gỏi cuốn are not cooked or deep fried on the outside. Full of veggies, shrimp and lean meat so you can chow down with less guilt, gỏi cuốn is a fresh and healthy recipe.

Unlike chả nem, gỏi cuốn are not cooked or deep fried on the outside. Full of veggies, shrimp and lean meat so you can chow down with less guilt, gỏi cuốn is a fresh and healthy recipe- source: internet

What to pack with you

  • Sunglasses, First aid kit, sun block, wide brim hat, insect repellents;
  • Swimming suits; warm clothes (in winter);
  • Original passport with valid visa;
  • Some cash in VND or USD for personal expenses

Some Halong Bay cruises offer cooking classes

  • Paradise Cruise
  • Pelican Cruise
  • V’ Spirit Cruise
  • Bhaya Classic Cruise
  • Emeraude Cruise
Cruise will take you to the most beautiful places in Halong Bay

Cruise will take you to the most beautiful places in Halong Bay- source: internet

Unlike chả nem, gỏi cuốn are not cooked or deep fried on the outside. Full of veggies, shrimp and lean meat so you can chow down with less guilt, gỏi cuốn is a fresh and healthy recipe.

See more:

Saigon travel guide

A visit to Sapa in the rice harvest

Dong Xuan market food tour

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