17.06.2021, 15:15

Interesting experiences when traveling to Ha Long

Kayaking, exploring fishing villages, admiring the magnificent cave system… are interesting experiences when traveling to Ha Long, which many tourists love. 

Interesting experiences when traveling to Ha Long  

Let’s take a look at the interesting experiences when traveling to Ha Long that attracts tourists below for your upcoming trip: 


1. Rent a yacht overnight on Ha Long Bay 

One of the interesting experiences in Ha Long Bay that you should not miss is renting a yacht overnight on the bay. You can choose from 2 days 1-night tour or 3 days 2 nights depending on the cruise’s schedule. In this way, you will be able to swim, explore caves, beautiful islands, and separately admire the sea. Especially when renting a yacht to stay overnight in Ha Long Bay, you will enjoy great services such as Swimming on the sundeck, watching the sunset, afternoon tea, practicing tai chi, or enjoying a romantic dinner on the boat deck. 

What could be more wonderful than enjoying the luxury amenities of a yacht and floating on the bay to spend the night with your loved ones? Then, in the morning, you can wake up early to admire the sunrise and breathe in the fresh air from the sea. Ha Long travel experience, each boat tour depends on the 3 – 4 – 5 star class, with prices ranging from 2.5 million VND. 

Interesting experiences when traveling to Ha Long

Rent a yacht overnight on Ha Long Bay 


2. Explore the cave system in Ha Long

The next interesting experience when traveling to Ha Long is to admire the beautiful cave system in Ha Long Bay. Among them are famous caves such as: 

Sung Sot Cave: Dubbed as one of the most beautiful caves in Ha Long. Sung Sot Cave impresses visitors with crowded rocks that attract visitors to conquer. Inside the cave are many beautiful shapes and stalactites. 

– Trinh Nu Cave: Associated with the symbol of faithful couple love. Trinh Nu Cave is famous for its statue of a girl made from a stone looking towards the distant sea in despair. For people living by fishing in Ha Long, Trinh Nu cave is like their second home. 

– Thien Cung Cave: Famous for its splendid beauty of stalactites and verdant trees covering both sides of the road. Visiting Thien Cung cave, visitors will admire a vivid picture with harmonious lines and elaborated by nature to the smallest detail. 

Check-in famous Sung Sot cave in Ha Long. Photo: halotravel


3. Kayaking to explore the beautiful scenery on the bay 

What’s interesting about Ha Long tourism? Kayaking is a sport that many domestic and foreign tourists love every time they have the opportunity to come to Ha Long. In particular, Ha Long Bay was voted as one of the 25 most attractive kayaking places in the world. With a beautiful small boat, you can gently glide on the clear blue water wriggling to all the ravines and caves on Ha Long Bay. The most popular destination when kayaking is Cong Dam, Vung Vieng fishing village… However, note that you need to be patient and know how to swim to ensure safety when kayaking. 

Kayaking to explore the beautiful scenery on the bay 


4. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Ha Long Bay from a seaplane

Every day, there are about 5-10 flights from seaplane to bring visitors to admire the beautiful scenery of Ha Long Bay from above. With this exciting experience when traveling to Ha Long, you will be like a flycam watching the beautiful beaches, caves, islands, big and small, just like a picture. The time to see Ha Long Bay by seaplane is about 25 minutes and costs up to several million VND/person. Surely this will be an exciting experience that you should not miss when you have the opportunity to explore the beautiful Ha Long Bay. 

Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Ha Long Bay from a seaplane.


5. Take the cable car on the giant bus

The Queen Cable Car in Ha Long is an interesting experience that many tourists love to explore. With a capacity of 230 people and a tower of more than 188, the Queen cable car in Ha Long is considered the largest in the world today. The cable car consists of 2 floors, designed to simulate countries in Europe, shaped like a giant bus. When traveling by cable car, you will admire the beautiful scenery on the bay and see the beaches, islands, and limestone mountains. The price to ride the Queen’s cable car for adults and children with a height from 1.4 is 350,000 VND and for children from 1 to 1.4m is 250,000 VND. 

Ride the cable car on a giant bus


6. Go squid fishing at night in fishing villages

Ha Long is famous for fishing villages such as Cua Can, Vung Vieng, Ba cave,… An interesting experience when traveling to Ha Long that you should not miss is visiting fishing villages and learning the wild scenery. The culture is peaceful here. In particular, in the evening, you will be with the fishermen of the fishing village floating on bamboo boats to go squid fishing, night fishing. After the fishing session, you will enjoy the fruits of your own catch that are fresh and extremely attractive. Each night squid fishing tour costs about 300,000 VND – 500,000 VND. 

Go squid fishing at night in fishing villages.

7. Enjoy all kinds of fresh seafood 

Boating, sightseeing from a seaplane, cable car… well, now it’s time for you to enjoy all kinds of fresh seafood caught in Ha Long waters. You can enjoy popular seafood dishes such as Ha Long squid cake, oysters, sea sam, nail snails, worms, crabs, crabs, shrimp, crabs, squid… Ha Long has many famous seafood restaurants for you to enjoy. In addition, you should not miss the specialties such as Squid rolls, mussel porridge, fried snails, seafood rice cakes, seafood vermicelli, squid ink sticky rice. 

Enjoy fresh seafood in the Ha Long sea.


8. Enjoy the beautiful view from Bai Tho mountain

Bai Tho Mountain is a famous place in Ha Long with a height of more than 200m, attracting visitors to explore with interesting experiences. To move to Bai Tho mountain, you need to go through a difficult journey to conquer high cliffs. However, when you reach the top of the mountain, you will admire Ha Long's beautiful scenery and panoramic view from above. In particular, you will be able to check-in virtual life and relax with beautiful pictures from Bai Tho mountain.

Enjoy the beautiful view from Bai Tho mountain. Photo: haisanquangphong


Those are interesting experiences when traveling to Ha Long that you should not ignore for your upcoming trip. Promises to bring memorable moments of relaxation for your upcoming discovery of the coastal city of Ha Long

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