Vung Vieng Fishing Village

Vung Vieng fishing village located 24 km to the southern of Bai Tu Long Bay. You won't only be submerged in the calm, serene location viewing the beauty landscape. Also you will have chance to discover the cultural life of the local people. Especially you will also be instructed in the fine arts of sailing and casting fish nets.

How Vung Vieng fishing village is unique?

These impression of Vung Vieng fishing village. You'll be enchanted by the beauty of the ships, the nets slung over posts in front of the home, the straightforward. But the most impressive is hospitable fisherman, and the small kids smiling as they head to college. This idyllic scene shows the conventional nature of a floating fishing village.

Villager waiting for visitor visit their village (Photo by Ruby)

Explore this exceptional lifestyle by linking Origin's offered cruise into the core of Bai Tu Long Bay, where Vung Vieng floating village is situated. Get off the bamboo boat to visit the fishing family. The local people will be very happy to show you about their traditional fishing hints, pulling and dropping the net.

Vung Vieng Fishing village (Photo by Ruby)

The same as other floating villages located in Ha Long Bay. Vung Vieng Village can only be approached by sea after few hours. The living condition of the local people here everything is minimal need: Such as. Limited drinking water so they have to buy from the water ship station each week. Transport is by little rowing boat, even school kids have to do their daily travel by rowing boat. It's a great idea to do short trip to Vietnam. Because just 2 days tour from Hanoi you can visit this beautiful village.

How about education in the village?

There is only primary school in the village. If the children want to go secondary & high-school they must go to mainland. Also it's depend on parent economy. they can support or cannot. Origin's founder understand about living condition in this village already. That the reason why every year he send learning things for the children. Also in every tours to this village we would like to suggest to our customer prepare a few small presents like coloring books, notebooks, pen, for all those smiling kids.

The entrance to Vung vieng fishing village

The entrance to the village (Photo by Ruby)

Cruise Bai Tu Long Bay to Vung Vieng village ends in one stage fascinating dip through a cave which millennia of water flow have carved throughout the center of one of the rugged columns that pops the bay. During frothy five moments visiting Vung Vieng village, we think that it attracts a little emotions about comparison ways of living of local people, it made the trip considerably more memorable.

One day visiting Vung Vieng fishing village

How to move to Vung Vieng fishing village?

Tourists should go to Vung Vieng fishing village from early morning to catch the first train to the fishing village. Bai Chay pier or Tuan Chau port every day have wooden boats and high-speed boats to Bai Tu Long bay. When coming to Vung Vieng fishing village, visitors have to take a nan boat for another 20 minutes to enter the rafting area of ​​the fishing village.

Visit Vung Vieng fishing village

The best time to sail to Vung Vieng fishing village is morning. Therefore, visitors need to go to the port to catch the boat to the fishing village very early to see Vung Vieng fishing village at sunrise. Wooden boats or speedboats will take visitors to the fishing village entrance, then you will be able to sit on a small boat to enter the floating raft area.

Vung Vieng fishing village gate is Hang Cao - one of the tourist destinations in Ha Long has a beautiful natural scenery that any visitor wants to take pictures. Not only is the entrance gate but it's also one of the most beautiful waterways in Bai Tu Long Bay.

Sitting on a rustic boat, admiring the scenery gives visitors a very interesting experience. Before entering the fishing village, visitors will be taken through many beautiful small islands. Going to the fishing village, the first thing visitors feel is an extremely calm and quiet atmosphere. In the village there are many rafts close to each other, on raft raising all kinds of seafood such as sea bass, cobia, grouper ... to sell to tourists and restaurants in the region. The center of Vung Vieng fishing village is a very large and large community raft, which can accommodate 20 - 30 visitors.

Vung Vieng fishing village is currently an attractive tourist destination, so many tourists come to visit and learn about the life of the coastal fishing people. If you come to Bai Tu Long Bay for sightseeing by boat, do not miss the beautiful Vung Vieng fishing village.

It's great for

  • Natural lover, photographer, sustainable traveller

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