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Dine on a seafood barbecue

The number nine of Tops 9 things to do in Halong bay is to dine on a seafood barbecue. On the island, there are various restaurants, coffee shops with different options at the center of Cat Ba Island. Most of…

Shop at Cat Ba Island Market

The shopping thing to do in Halong bay is to shop at Cat Ba Island Market. During the time staying on Cat Ba Island, you can visit Cat Ba market at the center of the island – ¼ street. This…

Take a cycling tour

Cycling is an interesting outdoor activity to deeply enjoy the beauty and quiet atmosphere in Halong bay. The most popular cycling place is in Viet Hai village, located on Cat Ba island and belongs to the core of Cat ba…

Go night squid fishing

The another thing to do in Halong bay is to go night squid fishing. Choosing one night to stay on a cruise for Halong bay trip is the perfect option if you have enough time.  After dinner, it’s time for…

Sleep on a boat

The popular thing to do in Halong bay is to sleep on a boat. For visiting Halong bay, there are many different options that you can choose: day trip, stay overnight at a hotel in Halong city, stay overnight on…

Go kayaking around the karst formations

The best thing to do in Halong bay is to go kayaking around the kast informations Kayaking is an interesting outdoor activity in Halong Bay which is included in all kinds of trips, so just go ahead with it. Do…

Cruise Halong in a day

If you cannot stay overnight in Halong Bay, you can choose a day trip boat with 4-8 hours visit Halong Bay. Many of new metal boats which are bigger and safer will take you cruising in the middle of the…

Shop at Halong night market

The one of things to do in Halong bay is to shop at Halong night market. Halong night market is a good idea to hang out in the evening. The market is located along Bai Chay beach in the center…

Take a seaplane

The most luxury of thing to do in Halong bay is to take a sea plane. There is no better way to visit Halong Bay than take a seaplane which gives you a unique experience compared to any other kind…

About Halong Bay things to do


If you travel to Vietnam but you do not visit Halong Bay, it means you have not been to Vietnam yet. Halong bay was recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO twice in 1994 and 2000, furthermore, in 2012 it was recognized as one of New Seven Nature Wonder of the world. Halong bay is the central zone of the larger area which includes Lan Ha Bay to the Southwest with Cat ba island, Bai Tu Long Bay to the Northeast. These are top 9 Things to do in Halong Bay you should know before travelling to Halong Bay:

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