Cat Ba – One of the most beautiful Island in North Vietnam - Halong Junk Cruises

Cat Ba – One of the most beautiful Island in North Vietnam

Kayaking in Cat Ba

Cat Ba island is located in Hai Phong city is about 10 kilometers South Eath of Halong Bay. It is one of the best place to discover as it is not as crowded as Halong Bay and there are many beautiful sightseeing here also. Cat Ba included Cat Ba islands and Lan Ha Bay where many tourists love to come to treck in to Cat Ba National Park or take a cruise to visit Lan Ha bay and floating villages.

Cat Ba Location
After having some days cruising in Halong bay, visit caves and go swimming the you should spend one or two more days in Cat Ba islands. Here, you can choose to sleep on a private beach bungalow, go kayaking, swimming in blue water, visit floating village or go rock climbing..Those things will give you the real relax time and unforgettable holiday. North Vietnam tours

Piece of Cat ba island
A trip to Cat Ba island can done separately or in combination with a visit to Halong Bay. Cat Ba Island is the largest island that consists of 350 limestones . This is an oasis where you can be gone for one or for several days. If you start from the Bai Chay Wharf, it will take you four hours by boat, with stopovers for swimming, visiting spectacular karst and eating fresh seafood. You can contemplate the beautiful scenery of Ha long bay before reaching the island. Halong bay tours

Kayaking in Cat Ba

Kayaking in Cat Ba

Kayaking in Cat Ba

With an area of 356 square km, Cat Ba encompasses forested zones, coastal mangroves, freshwater swamps, beaches, caves and waterfalls. In 1986, the Northeast side of the island was designated a National Park and includes a protected marine zone. This town is small and ancient, with clusters of fishing boats. It is an ideal spot to watch inspiring sunsets across the harbor. You can even check out the catch-of-the-day in the early morning as the fishing boats return to port. See cuttlefish dried over hot charcoals, or stroll around the old town. You can even hike further along the beach to reach the rockier Cat Vang Beach.

Beautiful Cat Ba beaches

Coming out of the caves and grottoes visitors should spend a little time to contemplate the sunset over Lan Ha Bay. On the golden background of thr horizon and the dark blue of the sea, the heaving islets becom multiform, the white sea-gulls hover and sea –eagles maje circles in the sky, all fascinating space and enchanting the visitors.


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