Halong bay is about 100 mile away from Hanoi – the nation’s capital. Halong Bay is recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994 on the basis of its pristine beauty, magnificent grottoes, idyllic islands and spectacular hiking trails that untouched by human hands. Must-have visits include Thien Cung Cave, Bo Nau Cave, Trinh Nu Cave, Tuan Chau island, Cat Ba National Park, Bai Tu Long Bay, Ti Top beach, Cua Van fishing village.
Most visitors choose to experience the splendor of this wonder by sleeping on a boat in the midst of this natural wonder. The boats are equipped with handy rooms, luxury spa service and open-air sundeck where visitors can enjoy splendid sunset. With ships increasing dramatically in size over the last two decades, cruise lines now have the on-board real estate to create dedicated water parks designed to suit the fun needs of cruisers of all ages. The boats meander slowly across the bay during the daytime, taking visitors to famous destinations to see the limestone pillars and pristine caves. Dock at night encircled by the islands, and watch the sun setting down into the bay while leisurely drinking beer or relaxing on a lounge. At night, visitors can enjoy “happy hours” that offer free beer and snack. Halong Bay cruises will surely get you an unforgettable memory.