Why is Halong bay one of the most beautiful places on planet?

Why is Halong bay one of the most beautiful places on planet?

Ever wonder why Halong Bay is one of the most visited places in Vietnam right now? Halong Bay is one of the most famous destinations in Vietnam now, and it is not just the power of the propaganda. The experiences that Halong Bay can offer you is amazingly good, and this is confirmed by many previous visitors to this place. Find out the 4 reasons why you should book a tour to Halong Bay!

1. The “legendary” beauty of Vietnamese

Located about 165 km from Hanoi City, Halong Bay off the northeastern coast of Vietnam owns about 2,000 islands and limestone cliffs of various shapes and sizes, rising above the sea in the quiet green. The ambient air is often covered in fog, which contributes to the mystery of the place.

In addition, Halong Bay is a place where high biodiversity is concentrated with the typical ecosystem and thousands of species of plants and animals extremely rich and diverse. It is also associated with cultural values - the heroic history of the nation.

Halong Bay can be understood as "where the dragon landed." According to local legend, early the mother dragon brought the baby dragon down to help the people here fight the enemy. Flames of fire burned the enemy boat, the dragon released the jewels into the rocky wall on the sea, the enemy boat is broken by those jewel shards…

The beauty of Halong Bay

The task is completed, but because of peaceful landscapes, fresh trees are destroyed, the humans need help. So mother dragons have stayed in the lower world to protect the Vietnamese people. The sea where the mother dragons down is called Halong Bay, where the baby dragon landed is called Bai Tu Long Bay, and where the white dragon swept away is Bach Long Vi, today it is Tra Co peninsula.

With an interesting story and witnessed the sight of Halong Bay, no reason people do not love this new world wonder. Even those who have not yet come to the story will also be curious about the beauty that comes from the lively legend of Vietnam.

2. Beautiful stone cave systems

Halong Bay is famous for its beautiful island system with two types of limestone islands and shale islands, concentrated in two main areas: the southeastern part of Bai Tu Long Bay and the south-west of Halong Bay. Through the process of erosion and weather, Halong Bay has turned into a unique place in the world.

Hundreds of rocky islands in Halong Bay, including the island of Dinh Huong, Hon Dua, Yen Ngua, Rong, La Vong island, Canh Buom island, Tam island, Lu Huong island ... or Monkey Island, Tuan Chau Island

In particular, the 106m high Bai Tho Mountain standing beside the town of Hon Gai is a pretty attractive place for young people who love climbing. Standing in the middle of the mountain, far away is the blue sea, the rocky island, cloudless clouds and the surrounding trees, flowers, birds.

Bai Tho Mountain

Bai Tho Mountain

3. Amazing beaches and caves

Hidden in the rocky islands are beautiful caves associated with many miraculous legends such as Thien Cung, Tam Cung, Dau Go, Sung Sot, Trinh Nu cave - Trong cave, Hanh cave ... In each cave, there is a unique, mysterious, virtual beauty that makes the visitors go from surprise to surprise in the journey of discovery.

The most famous beach in Halong is perhaps Bai Chay beach - a year-round beach resort, with an average annual temperature of over 20 degrees Celsius. This is a low hilly stretch of the sea: 2 km far from the old pine, interlaced is the high-rise hotels, the villas with separate architectures. Bai Chay beach also cannot be famous without the white sand beach and asphalt green casuarina.

4. Cua Van fishing village

Cua Van fishing village

Cua Van fishing village

Cua Van fishing village is located in a calm sea, surrounded by rocky mountains called Vie Gia - Cua Van. This is also a natural heritage of the world has been twice recognized by UNESCO. Cua Van village is a place not to be missed when coming to Halong Bay, especially when Cua Van reached the top 10 most beautiful coastal fishing villages or Top 10 hidden paradises of the world.

The beauty of the fishing village has the longest history in Vietnam is expressed in the familiar familiarity, which is the boat anchor, the gentlemen, the children are playful carefree, the songs used on the traditional boats…

Discovering Halong Bay, whether by luxury yachts, wooden boats, by boat or kayak, will also help you to have memorable moments in this land of heaven. Perhaps the reasons just above here are not enough, the best way is to go to Halong Bay, discover, experience by yourself to find the most accurate answer.

We hope that through this article, you will have a clearer look of Halong Bay and get amazing experiences when traveling there. Do not hesitate to contact us via our website to get more information. Thank you!