From Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay

For many years, Vietnam has become one of the most attractive destinations in the Indochinese Peninsula. A lot of foreign tourists coming here to see and contemplate the places of interest, relics of history and unique structures in this nation. However, they have faced many problems such language barrier, lack of experience and so on. These sometimes prevent tourists from enjoying and exploring the beauties in Vietnam. Dragon Pearl cruise Halong bay

How to move from places to places is also a difficulty for foreign travelers when visiting Vietnam. The followings are some instructions which is very useful for you about the road from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay. Hope that it will help you avoid being embarrassed when moving between these destinations.

Some information about Halong Bay

Romantic landscape in Halong Bay
Romantic landscape in Halong Bay -source: internet

Being located in Quang Ninh province, Halong Bay is one of the most famous destinations in Vietnam. This arrival has become the pride of local people for many years. The mysterious caves, mighty limestones, blue water and other beautiful natural landscapes will make you very surprised at the first time. Because of its beauties, Halong Bay was recognized as one of seven natural wonders of the world. Coming here, you will have chance to enjoy fresh atmosphere and contemplate the true heaven on the Earth.

The beauty of Ho Chi Minh city in the sunset
The beauty of Ho Chi Minh city in the sunset -source: internet

Ho Chi Minh city is one of the biggest center of economy, politics, culture in Vietnam. This destination is very famous for many places of interest such as Ben Thanh Market, Cu Chi Tunnels, Giac Lam Pagoda and so on. Therefore, it is considered as one of the most ideal places for tourists in their holiday.

Road from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay

The distance between Ho Chi Minh city and Halong Bay is approximately 2000 kilometers. This is a very far distance to move. Therefore, you should know exactly means of transportation from 2 destinations to find suitable one for yourselves.

Travel from Ho Chi Minh to Halong Bay by coach

Coach- one of means of transportation when moving from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay
Coach- one of means of transportation when moving from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay -source: internet

You will depart from the center of Ho Chi Minh city and move along Truong Chinh Road, Tan Xuan and Hoc Mon. Then, you turn to Ba Trieu street and pass by Phu Cuong bridge. You move along Buon Me Thuot city, Pleiku city, Kon Kum city. Then, you continue to turn to path into Hai Van Pass. After that, you go by Ha Nam and Thai Binh province. You move along 10 highway and turn to Noi Bai-Halong highway. Then, you reach Halong after about 30 minutes. Although this mean of transportation is quite cheap, it can make you tired or coachsick. south Vietnam travel packages

Move from Ho Chi Minh to Halong by airplane

Tan Son Nhat international airport- where you depart from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay
Tan Son Nhat international airport- where you depart from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay -source: internet

Your will depart in Tan Son Nhat airport and land in Cat Bi airport in Hai Phong province. Then, you can catch taxi to get to Halong. The distance between 2 places is about more than 70 kilometers. Moving by airplane is faster than that by coach. However, the ticket price is much higher.

There are 2 main ways for you to move from Ho Chi Minh city to Halong Bay. You need to consider coachefully to find the most suitable mean of transportation for you. Hope that you will have good time in Halong Bay.

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