All Things You Should Know Before Travelling to Lan Ha Bay

Lan Ha Bay is located in the east of Cat Ba Island. It's overlooking the Van Gate, adjacent to Ha Long Bay. with over 7,000ha, of which 5,400ha is the management area of ​​Cat Ba National Park. This is a very gulf-shaped bay about 400 large islands creating a huge picture depicting the scene.

Why Lan Ha Bay is unique?

Other than Ha Long Bay, all 400 big and small islands in Lan Ha Bay are covered with trees or vegetation, even small islands. A peaceful sea with small fishing villages as separate from the rest of the world. Under the peaceful island clusters. There are many species of local specialties. Such as. Blue mussel, snakehead, crab, abalone, grouper. fish, fresh shrimp live according to the daily needs of visitors.

Is good idea to go to Lan Ha Bay?

Absolutely Yes. The density of limestone islands here is quite thick and still very primitive. It's divided sea surface into small, bays. Lots of lagoon and caves have not yet been discovered. There are hundreds of islands with many shapes depending on the imagination of tourists such as: Guo island (like a clog). Doi cave (like bats)... The stalactite caves, the characteristic features of the Ha Long populations are also present in Lan Ha, which is Ham Rong, Dau Ca, Ca cave...

Different from Ha Long Bay. Lan Ha Bay has 139 small golden sand beaches, lovely and desolate as the "blue water" invite visitors to explore. Many sandy beaches stretch between two rocky mountains, quiet with no big waves. It's really the ideal beach lover. In the blue water is the colorful coral reefs such as Van Boi Beach, Van Ha... The calm sea as the island, island Cu, Monkey Island... where visitors can dive the coral.

Cruise Lan Ha Bay, tourists can go through the ravine excursions in the bay, visit the caves, resting on the beach in the middle of the sea. Such as Tung Gau cave, Cat Dua beach. Cat Dua beach now also called monkeys island. There is a resort for overnight on the island. Especially, visitors can visit the growing pearl farms in this beautiful bay.

When is the Best time to visit Lan Ha Bay?

The best time to go to Lan Ha Bay is summer, the weather is always sunny, suitable for both bathing and boating on the bay. If you want to combine to travel Cat Ba can also go in the autumn of the North, but sometimes there are still storms and weather is not very sunny for the beach.

Route: Lan Ha Bay - Halong Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay

  • Tour Operation: Daily
  • Tour Type: Private tour
  • Time: 08:00am – 17:00pm

The tour will departure from at 8:00 am in Cat Ba Island. You will take a boat cruising around Lan Ha Bay. On the boat, you will pass through the floating fishing villages around Lan Ha Bay and enjoys visiting hundreds of limestone island, keep cruising to Halong bay to sightseeing the most beautiful landscapes at less touristy areas. After visiting, it is time for adventurous and self-discovery activities, you will take kayaking through the rock arches to hidden lagoons and tunnels to discover the Bat Cave and Dark Cave.

At 12.00 pm: You will be served a traditional lunch meal - sea food - typical food in Cat Ba Island and Halong bay. Then take a rest to begin for swimming time in the afternoon. In the afternoon, it is time for you to swim at secluded sandy beach in Ba Trai Dao Lagoon.

  • Optional: Snorkeling is optional

About 17:00pm: You return Cat Ba Town at around sunset time. End of the Cat Ba Tour 1 Day Lan Ha Bay Halong Bay Bai Tu Long Bay tour. Enquiry at or give us a call at +81299098686 - Or may be you are interest in Cruises in Lan Ha Bay please click here for useful recommend cruise in this area.

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