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‘Conquering’ the jewel of Vietnam tourism: Ha Long Bay

As a great natural wonder of the world, there are countless beautiful words to express the wonder of Ha Long Bay. However, to discover all its beauty- one of the most beautiful bays in the world, visitors should spend time traveling to this amazing place.

‘Conquering’ the jewel of Vietnam tourism: Ha Long Bay
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Ha Long Bay- Dragon Island of Vietnam

Ha Long Bay is a small bay located in the gulf of Tonkin of Northeast Vietnam. The bay belongs to Ha Long City, Cam Pha City and is a part of Van Don district, Quang Ninh province.  Ha Long Bay is a center of a larger zone which includes Bai Tu Long Bay to the northeast, and Cat Ba Island to the southwest.

Halong Bay has an area of about 1,553 km2, including 1,960 islands, most of which are limestone. The core of this bay has an area of 334 km2 with a number of 775 islets. The bay consists of a dense cluster of limestone islands, each topped with thick jungle vegetation, rising spectacularly from the ocean. Several of the islands are hollow, with enormous caves. Hang Dau Go is the largest grotto of the Ha Long Bay.

”Halong” means that ” where dragon descends”. The limestone islands were set and stretch out the bay to look like the back of the dragons which emerge in surface of water. Not only one but thousands of dragons like that. It’s wonderful and magic. Each rock is as a work of art which is created by nature. Standing at a different view, visitors can imagine many different shapes. Ha Long Bay is the source of creative inspiration of art.

The islands in Ha Long Bay have different shapes, sizes that are very interesting and lively: Hon Rong ( Dragon Island), La Vong Hon, Hon Dau Nguoi ( The shape of island look like people’ head), Hon Canh Buom ( Sail island), Hon Lu Huong ( Incense Burner Island) , Hon Trong Mai (Male and Female Chicken Island) …

And each limestone island contains many gorgeous caves hiding mysterious and charms. These mysterious caves become the ideal landscapes for visitors to explore. They are really the castles of creation on earth.

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The great natural wonder of the World

In 2011, Ha Long Bay was declared one of seven natural wonders of the world by New 7 Wonders. This is also a great turning-point which makes Ha Long Bay travel famous around the world and attracts a large number of tourists around the world. With wonderful landscapes and becoming tourist attractions, Ha Long Bay also has many meanings about science, history, culture, …It is also a region of highly-concentrated biological diversity with many ecosystems of forests, coral reefs and thousands of species of animal and plant.

Ha Long Bay is the perfect convergence of earth and heaven …This wonder is the endless theme for those who love nature, the beauty and discovering the mystery of nature.

Ha Long Bay is the masterpiece of the great art of nature. This place keeps important traces in the process of forming the history of the earth. Ha Long Bay is extremely breathtaking view with thousands of jagged limestone islands. With variety of mysterious caves, fascinating, rich and diverse ecology system, … This place is the most unique natural masterpiece that can not be found anywhere in the world else.

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Ha Long Bay Tourism

Ha Long Bay tourism includes many famous sights such as Con Coc Island, Trong Mai Island, Ngoc Vung Island, Ti Top Island, Tuan Chau Island, Sung Sot Cave, Thien Cung Cave, Dau Go Cave and so on… Those are the most famous landmarks. In addition, there are many beautiful beaches for visitors to relax and join in the activities: sunbathing, sightseeing, and Kayak …

Visiting the islands in Ha Long and exploring mystery caves are the best experiences of visitors. Viewed from above, Ha Long Bay looks like an extremely vivid painting. This is a wonderful and skillful masterpiece of the creation of nature.

Bai Tho Mountain is the “hot” place of Ha Long tourism. The panorama of Ha Long Bay will be conquered when visitors stand on the peak of Bai Tho mountain. From this view, Ha Long Bay is as a miniature paradise, glittering spotlight in the water. This place is the artistic inspiration attracting many foreign tourists.

Have you ever visited to Ha Long, the unique wonder of the world of its kind, to admire and conquer the mysterious beauty in this place yet?
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