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Lan Ha Bay

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the most beautiful bay that you can not miss while in Halong bay. Lan Ha bay was less crowded and unique. We had a one lovely day tour in this wonder of nature with Sails of Indochina

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the second time we visit Halong bay so want to visit further part. David tran travel booked the Lan ha legend cruise for us with good price & that’s amazing. The Lan Ha bay is so clean and quiet and less touristic than...More

Thank Susy_Espino
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were recommended to book our cruise through this company and stayed on a small junk boat – it’s basic but nice in traditional wooden. The tour guide & shuttle bus picked us up at our hotel in Hanoi on time. We were treated like...More

Thank Franky_Edder
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Lan ha bay was very beautiful & less touristy than Halong bay. We did 3 days/ 2 nights with Lan ha legend cruise. That's small wooden boat of 9 cabins, a bit old but very good with reasonable prices & services. We loved 2nd...More

Thank akai8122018
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did 3 days/ 2 nights trip with Lan ha legend cruise that we depart from Cat ba island. The cruise was a standard but clean & safe in wooden & traditional. They did amazing route: visit Lan Ha bay, Viet Hai villages, Dark &...More

Thank mauricioperico07
Reviewed 6 days ago

We picked a one day tour and had a great experience. Lan Ha Bay is beautiful. Try to find a tour leaving at 7.30am, 30 minutes earlier than others, so you can enjoy without too much other tourist boats. We went kayaking and swimming and...More

Thank zab514
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the main bay for the island. It’s a wonderful place in the off season. There are many activities and attractions close to this main hub.

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a magical day cruising with Cat Ba Express Tours. For 500,000 dong (about $22 USD) we spent the entire day exploring Lan Ha Bay. We swam, snorkelled and kayak and cruised through this stunning area. The tour provided a wonderful boat where we...More

Thank GranLouise
Reviewed 1 week ago

This's by far among the best experience I have already had. The Lan Ha Bay is very gorgeous and in case you've the opportunity, do not wait going below. We actually saw a few of fish that exist. Obviously, this place has to be more...More

Thank LaLa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pristine, Romantic & Tranquil are all the 3 adjectives to describe this area. Behind the bustling & busy world - Lan Ha Bay is located in the middles of Ocean. About 2h30' to move from central of Hanoi to the dock, then 30' to take...More

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September 4, 2018|
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Response from Jan-OlofO | Reviewed this property |
I arranged everything myself using Tripadvisor do book room at Xinh Floating house.I stayed at Xinh Floating house three nights (this is a very simple place, I visited during the dry season they had almost no water left... More
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Jocelyn S | Reviewed this property |
Maybe best to book a few days ahead as its a busy time of the year.
January 6, 2018|
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Response from swampyoscar | Reviewed this property |
you can hire a private boat for $60 for four to five hours through most hotels. Highly recommended