Getting around Halong Bay

For these not touring in a tour bus and people daring to enterprise out far, discovering their manner round Halong Bay will be intimidating. Concern not since Halong Bay has each technique to help shifting round city.

Getting around Halong Bay


Taxi is extremely really useful for lengthy distance touring reminiscent of to the pier or to airport. For the reason that taxi driver is a local, he may be capable to give the vacationers some journey suggestions or an excellent story concerning the bay (if he can communicate English!).

The fare is cheap, normally round 14,000 VND (about $0.7 USD) per milometer. There are a lot of choices of taxi suppliers, however vacationers ought to select well-known firms reminiscent of Mai Linh Taxi, Ha Long Taxi, and Mong Cai Taxi. These companies have many various kinds of cab with a visual taximeter that will please any buyer.

You may at all times ask the resort receptionist to name one for you.

Rental automotive/motorcycle

For vacationers preferring non-public transportation for flexibility at low, rental motorcycle and automotive may be a great possibility. These rental autos can be found at varied areas within the metropolis, however vacationers are really useful to lease automobiles or motorbikes at their inns. The worth is varied primarily based on distances, time, and type of autos, however usually it's only VND 60,000 – 100,000 ($3 – 5) a day for motorcycle, and VND 800,000 – 1,200,000 ($ 40 -60) a day for a automotive.