The best time to travel to Halong Bay
Ha Long Bay is located in northern of Vietnam, with four distinct seasons: spring, summer, autumn and winter. Almost any time around the year you can travel Ha Long but the best is from April to October. The weather in these months is quite cool and pleasant.
Nevertheless, you can come here in the winter in December, January, and, February. The weather can be a bit cold and cloudy, with occasionally rainy weather. In the summer, however, there are many tourists visiting here to rest and relax. But during the summer time from May to October, the temperature rises and you may experience storms during the rainy season.
Where to visit?
When traveling to Halong Bay, tourists can go on a cruise for sightseeing the beautiful islands on the bay and the floating fish village on the Bay.
Along the shores of Ha Long Bay is a popular resort called Bai Chay. Guests can rest and swim here. If tourists enjoy the wildness and tranquility, it is possible to take a boat trip to Co To Island and enjoy the beautiful coral reefs.
Besides that, visitors can not miss Tuan Chau Island, the most famous tourist resort in the North and the most beautiful island out of 1,969 islands in Ha Long Bay. In addition, this is the only island inhabited. Beach and water games such as beach volleyball, soccer, surfing, canoeing, will bring you a healthy, fun and impressive holiday. In particular, visitors also admire and enjoy dishes in the Vietnamese cuisine Garden built in a unique style, which generates architectural imperial Vietnam of the 17th and 18th century.
Ha Long has a large cave system, each cave has its own beauty and the stories related to it. Guests can choose to visit Luon cave located on the island of Bo Hon, 14 km from Bai Chay to see the stalactites built for millions of years in various shapes and sizes.
How to travel to Ha Long Bay
The most popular to travel to Ha Long is shuttle bus, coach, taxi or private car.
Currently, in addition to the usual means of transport, Ha Long Bay tour from Hanoi also has a new choice with the modern and luxury seaplane of Hai Au Airlines.