Halong Bay is one of Vietnam’s most prized places, and is a must see for any traveller touring around the Asian region.
Located in north-eastern area of Vietnam, Halong bay is home to some of the most breathtaking and exotic islands the world has to offer.
Halong bay itself is just another big city on the coast of Vietnam; however, its real beauty lies a few kilometres from the mainland, where a plethora of tiny islands exist.
The first thing you think of when you start to cruise around in your boat is that the scenery is something out of a fantasy film. The islands are so pure and boast an amazing natural beauty to them.
But, it is only when you actually begin to explore the many islands where you start to totally fall in love with the place.
Inside many of the mountainous islands are some of the world’s best caves, boasting an amazing, mysterious environment for travellers.
These grottos and caves also lead to fresh water lakes and amazing and have some spectacular formations of stalactites and stalagmites inside them.
Travelling Halong Bay is done in boats and small ships, and as a result you will find yourself cruising next to many different groups along your journey.
After a few days you will begin to know what it feels like to be a pirate!
As well as the great natural beauty Halong Bay has to offer, there is also some great water fun to be had and the warm climate will be sure to keep you warm during your holiday.