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Address: Halong Bay 180000, Vietnam
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Bai Tu Long Bay is the name of an area located in the east of Halong Bay...

Bai Tu Long Bay is the name of an area located in the east of Halong Bay Vietnam. Although it shares many similar geological characters with Halong Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay is considered as off the beaten tourist track with many deserted and pristine beaches, no less impressive karst mountains. The Bay has a rich biodiversity with two ecosystems: a tropical, moist, evergreen rainforest ecosystem; and a marine and coastal ecosystem. The area has scarcely seen any tourist development. A large number of guests, through online research, wish to visit the Bai Tu Long Bay because it is much less crowded than Halong Bay. The only disadvantage is that it does not have many grottos. The nearest place for a visit (Vung Vieng Fishing village) is at around 20 km from tourist port.

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A best overnight cruise booked through HALONG SAPA EXPERTS

We were advised to book a cruise through HALONG SAPA EXPERTS website agent and our cruise to Bai Tu Long Bay that was extremely relaxing an exciting with great atmosphere, less... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were advised to book a cruise through HALONG SAPA EXPERTS website agent and our cruise to Bai Tu Long Bay that was extremely relaxing an exciting with great atmosphere, less touristy area and we visited cave, floating village, joyed bamboo boat trip, kayaking and enjoyed cooking class and taichi as well. All great meals with Vietnamese food and seafood... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Anchored here overnight and was not as crowed or noisey as some other spots I have been told. I went for a swim off boat here and did not see any rubbish.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't miss this. It's an amazing experience, nowhere quite like it in the world. Try and get a trip with an added kayak trip to get up close and personal with the lime stone formations. Wonderful!

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 3 day 2 night cruise on the Dragon Pearl. It's our greatest trip ever. Have not visited Halong bay yet to compare, but Bai Tu Long Bay is so beautiful, less crowded and clean. Should do 3 day tour as it takes too much time for transfer!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go with Indochina as they sail to Bai Tu Long, there are very few boats and you will go for hours with out seeing another tourist boat, just the locals.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Uncrowded, clean, beautiful and peaceful. We travelled with Indochina Junk and had a wonderful time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really beautiful and peaceful. beautiful scenes did not stop for hours! highly recommend. Consider going with Dragon Legend.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worthwhile going on the Indo China Junk overnight cruise and Village stay at Yen Duc Village. Both guides were very knowledgeable and helpful and it has definitely made our trip a memorable one. The food provided on the junk and village stay were good and the guide at Yen Duc Village even took me on her motor scooter to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a 3 day 2 night cruise of Bai Tu Long Bay on Indochina Junk's boat the Dragon Pearl. We were told far fewer boats have licenses to operate in Bai Tu Long Bay than in Halong Bay with the result that the views of the interesting island formations and shapes are mostly clear views without other boats obstructing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Bai Tu Long Bay, it is the further part of Halong Bay so you get away from all the crowds. Very beautiful scenery with the karst rocks, encounters with fisherpeople who live permanently on floating houses or villages on the bay, lots of sightings of lovely birds (and heard hornbills), and really peaceful,

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