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Cat Ba Ventures

223, 1-4 Street, Cat Ba 3500, Vietnam
+84912467016
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Ranked #2 of 19 Attractions in Cat Ba
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We chose to do a one day boat trip to Ha Long and Lan Ha Bay with Cat Ba Ventures based on their good reputation. The reviews don't lie, the trip was well organised, the food was excellent and our guide spoke very good English and was very knowledgeable about the area, he was able to answer all of our... More

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I went on a full day national park trekking tour with Can Ba Ventures. I have biggest complaints on our guide, he didn't give us any useful information, not a word about the park, local animals and plants or the lengur. Asking him questions didn't help much. We didn't get to see any good views, but I see in comments... More

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We did the one day tour of Lan Ha and Halong Bay and all went according to plan (except the weather). The boat was clean and in good repair and the guide and crew were friendly. The food was delicious and was ample amounts of everything for everyone and great vegetarian choices. Only down side were the kayaks were old... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We paid $120 each for five of us on a private boat for two days/one night. Everything was great generally, went to some lovely locations that were almost completely empty of other tourists. The kayaking and snorkelling was great, we were taken into some secluded lagoons via some dodgy tunnels and we even saw some heavily endangered White Headed Langurs,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Did a one day trip based on the reccommendation from another traveller. The trip was amazing however I think it must be said that fellow travellers on the tour help make the trip so enjoyable. The tour was very well organised and we had a really good tour guide. While it seemed a bit more expensive than other tour operators... More

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

After our arrivel on Cat Ba island we started looking for a good 2 or 3 day tour to Lan Ha and Ha Long Bay. Apparently, one has to book these multiple day trips ahead of time, because all of them were full. Cat Ba Ventures informed us that we could sign up for the One day tour the next... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We booked a one day trip with Cat Ba Ventures to Ha long bay. We originally planned to do an over night trip but had read so many reviews that mentioned rats or mice on board the ships and robberies that take place so decided to give it a miss. Cat Ba Venture seemed to be a little bit more... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

A friend and I booked ourselves onto a one day boat trip around Lan Ha and Halong bay with these guys. It was wonderful, one of the highlights of our whole vietnam trip. The boat trip was really well organised and at no point did it feel like we were being herded like cattle (as it did with some other... More

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Cat Ba island
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went on their boating and kayaking trip around the islands near Cat Ba. The staff were friendly and helpful. The lunch was delicious, fresh and plentiful. The kayaks were a little old and bashed up but perfectly fine for the still waters of the bays and lagoons. I would recommend them.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

When we arrived on cat ba, we heated amazing things about cat ba ventures. So after arriving we went there and everything was true what they say about this place! He welcomed us really friendly and gave us some advice on trips. We decided to go with a one - day trip to the bay. It was only 31 d... More

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