Halong Bay – one of the ten most beautiful bays in the world

Halong Bay – one of the ten most beautiful bays in the world

A bay is known as a body of water partially surrounded by land. There are many significant bays in the world such as Bay of Fundy (Canada), Paradise Bay (Antarctica) and etc. Among them, Halong Bay in Vietnam is considered one of the top ten marvelous bays in the world. If you have a chance to take Vietnam beach holiday, you will experience this must-enjoy bay.

Halong Bay – one of the ten most beautiful bays in the world

Favorable geographical location

Halong Bay is located in the North-East of Vietnam, is a part of the western Gulf of Tonkin, including the sea area of Halong city, Cam Pha city and a part of Van Don island-district. It borders Cat Ba island to the South-West, the mainland to the West with the coastline of 120 kilometers. Halong Bay has a total area of 1553 kmincluding 1969 large and small islands. Among them, there are 989 named islands and 980 unnamed islands. The recognized area has an area of 434 km2 including 775 islands with a triangle-shape including three angles: Dau Go island in the west, Ba Ham lake in the south and Cong Tay island in the east.

Halong Bay is a unique heritage because it contains important traces in the process of forming and developing the history of the earth, which is the residence of the ancient Viet. And it is the great visual art of nature with the presence of thousands of all-shape islands, many interesting caves, which makes Halong bay become a mesmerizing and mysterious world. In addition, Halong Bay is home to high biodiversity and typical ecosystems along with thousands of extremely rich plants and animals. Halong Bay is also associated with the cultural-historical values of the country.

Aesthetic value

Halong Bay – one of the ten most beautiful bays in the world

Halong Bay is famous for its beautiful rocks and caves. Halong Island has two types including limestone and shale islands are listed among the top 3 islands of Halong Bay. They are concentrated in two main areas which are the southeast area of Bai Tu Long Bay and the south-west area of Halong Bay. This is the oldest image of the topography at the age of 250 - 280 million years, which is the result of the process of up-down movement in many times making the continent turn the sea. The karst erosion and weathering process almost completely create a unique Halong in the world. There are hundreds of islands, and each island has a lively different shape: head people island, Rong island, La Vong island, Canh Buom island, Hon Tam island, Lu Huong island ... Hidden in the rocks, they are beautiful caves associated with many miraculous legends such as Thien Cung cave, Dau Go cave, Sung Sot CaveTrinh Nu Cave, Tam Cung Cave ..... They are indeed the castles of nature in the world. From the past, Halong was dubbed as "the wonderland in the middle of the sky".

Halong Bay – one of the ten most beautiful bays in the world

Wherever you are in this world, whether you are the white or the black with the regardless of nationality, language, age ... when coming here, you also have the same emotions, the heart vibration when standing before a stone and water heritage, and when leaving Halong, you will leave the unforgettable impression.

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