Travel Guide in Vietnam

Halong Bay Travel Guide

Mysterious, resplendent and truly glorious, the sheer, stunning beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, in Northern Vietnam, will completely stun your senses. An overwhelming landscape of the most incredible sights you will ever see, with more than 3000 of the most unique and imperious islands, that are scattered throughout the Gulf of Tonkin, surrounded by a deep emerald sea. Without a doubt the most incredible natural wonders of the world, and it goes without saying, one of the most dramatic tourist destinations in Vietnam.

36 old streets and guilds – Hanoi old Quarter

Hanoi – the capital city of Vietnam has attracted lots of tourists over the years is its Old Quarter (36 old streets and guilds). It is a well-known place for the history, the architecture, the enormous amount and diversity of products and even the everyday life of its residents

How to go to Sapa

Today, there is a very good road from Lao Cai to Sapa, it is 38 km. Everyday, there are lots of tourist buses and taxi to transfer tourists from Lao Cai to Sapa and return. It costs around 2 USD for a sharing tourist bus ticket and 25 USD for a private taxi or van.

You have two ways to go from Hanoi to Lao Cai and Sapa. Firstly, you can choose the trains. Almost travelers like this way because it is safer and they can book the nights trains. This economizes the time of travel.

About Halong bay

Halong Bay (or Ha Long Bay), in the Gulf of Tonkin, includes some 1600 islands and islets, forming a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars. Because of their precipitous nature, most of the islands are uninhabited and unaffected by a human presence. The site’s outstanding scenic beauty is complemented by its great biological interest.