Best things to do in Halong Bay (part 1)

Halong Bay has so much more to offer than just the scene and sights. From kayaking around the myriad of islets and grottos to enjoying a romantic candlelit dinner in a cave, there are always some things for you to enjoy while at sea.

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Joining a longer trip in Halong Bay, you will get chance to be a real fisherman with fishing trip as spreading a net, making noise, drawing up  net then colleting your fish. Your feeling in this unique activity cannot fall into oblivion.

Squid fishing is considered the most engaging activity in the evening for many cruises. However, please be noted that this activity can only be held when weather permits. Normally, the ideal time for squid fishing is from April to around January of the next year. In the early season, squid is very small, so, if you want to catch the biggest squid, visit Halong Bay in the peak season of squid, from August to December, especially in October and November

When the night falls, after enjoying a delectable dinner onboard, those who want to be engaged in squid fishing will be provided fishing gears like fishing rods and racquets. Lucky or experiences guest can catch 15 – 20 squids per night. Are you confident with your fishing experience or your luck?

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Joining a Halong Kayaking tour is the best way to explore the breathtaking beauty of Halong Bay. Paddling through islets to see the charming hidden caves, lagoons, unspoiled beaches and floating fishing villages will definitely touch your sense and emotion.   The water is calm and the wind is not too strong, kayaking activities allow you explore Halong Bay getting closer to island and truly beauty of Halong Bay.

On your own kayak, you are impressed by the exotic beauty of the bay when get close to the waters. There’s a completely different Halong Bay from the one you enjoy through your cabin’s window. It’s still majestic and spectacular but offers much more touching.

If the view to the bay from your cruise is elegant and poetic, from your kayak, it is so vast and splendid. Under the guidance of the Kalong kayaking leaders, you will have a chance to manage your kayak first time in your life, touch the cool water by your own hand, observe the high sky and the fresh atmosphere, kayaking further to some hidden caves, get closer to floating fishing villages, and maybe lucky to meet some shy monkeys and wild birds.

Kayaking at different time in a day brings different feelings and experiences, in the morning Halong kayaking tour offers fresh beauty of the sea and sky, and the sunset is the spectacular and romantic backdrop for Halong kayaking, while the night is amazing time for kayak with mysterious moonlights and magical flash bugs on the islands.

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Tai Chi is an outstanding gem of traditional Chinese culture that is valuable in promoting health, developing combat and self-defense skills, and improving concentration and overall well-being. This ancient art uses gentle flowing movements to reduce the stress of today’s busy lifestyles.


The sauna uses high heat in a dry environment that encourages profuse sweating. The room and benches are lined with wood, which is porous and will not be too hot to touch or sit on.

The steam room is a heated room used for relaxation and short-term health benefits. This room share many of the features of a sauna but are distinguished by the presence of steam and moist heat, instead of the dry heat of a sauna.

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