Halong Bay guide for summer

Halong is one of the UNESCO World heritage sites, Vietnamese people are so proud of it beauty. Located in the North of Vietnam, Travelling Halong bay is the number one tourism centre with variety of islands, beautiful beach and entertainment centre.

Halong bay- ideal visiting destination
Halong bay- ideal visiting destination -source: internet

To have the best experience of visiting Halong, I would like to suggest a tour guide for you to refer:

Must-visit places

There are thousands of island in Halong bay, the total number is 1.600 limestone islands. You can take a boat trip to discover the bay, sightseeing and enjoying lunch on the boat. If you have watched King Kong movie, you can see that Halong bay is one of beautiful places in that film.

Halong bay
Halong bay -source: internet

Thien Cung cave

This is one of the most attractive places in Halong bay. Thien Cung cave means the Heaven cave, its name relates much to its beauty specific image. People will really feel like they are entering a heavenly palace with the magnificent and magic stalactites. There are variety of stalactites and stalagmites in the cave with many shapes. There is a legend about a beautiful young girl named May and her love story with Dragon price. You will hear many stories from tour guides and they also explain to you the meaning of images in the cave relating to that legennd. Halong Dragon Pearl cruise

Thien Cung cave
Thien Cung cave -source: internet

Hon Trong-Mai

Hon Trong- Mai is considered as the symbol of Halong bay and it makes people recall the image of Halong when seeing it. The image of hon Trong- Mai is also the symbol for the long-lasting and loyal love. If you have chance to visit Halong bay, do not forget to see this one- the beautiful work of nature.

Hon Trong- Mai: two kissing rocks in Halong
Hon Trong- Mai: two kissing rocks in Halong -source: internet

Cat Ba Island

Cat Ba island is popular with tourists in Halong because of its nice scenery; various hotels, restaurants, bar,… This is the biggest island in Halong bay and you can join some activities there like fishing and it is also great to take a rest in this beautiful place.

Beautiful island Cat Ba
Beautiful island Cat Ba -source: internet


Another thing that you should consider is the restaurant to eat. You need to choose some good one to enjoy the fresh seafoods with affordable prices. We would like to introduce several restaurant to you.

  • 1958 restaurant
  • Cua Vang restaurant
  • Linh Dan restaurant


To ensure that your trip is an great experience, you should have suitable choice about hotel because it affects a lot to your health and relaxation. These are some suggestions about best hotels in Halong bay:

To conclude, when you come to Vietnam, Halong bay is one of the best places for you to visit. Spend your time there and you will discover how beautiful and lovely it is. Basing on our guide and your own knowledge, we hope that you will have a great trip in Halong bay.

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