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Address: Cat Ba 008431, Vietnam
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Great place to visit and get away from huge vietnamise traffic for couple days visiting Vietnam, really peaceful island located in Ha Long bay, all day cruise from cat ba cost... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Maciej M
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to visit and get away from huge vietnamise traffic for couple days visiting Vietnam, really peaceful island located in Ha Long bay, all day cruise from cat ba cost about 16$ so is at least 5 times cheaper than getting that trip from Hanoi. On a island is a national park with couple hiking options, caves, 3 diffrent... More 

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Thank Maciej M
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Not my favourite place in Vietnam, found it be very commercialised at the beach front, bright lights and not the island trip I thought it was going to be. Locals were very friendly though.

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Thank Jule0902
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a much more relaxed and less crowded alternative to Halong Bay. We did the trekking through the jungle and a boat trip around the bay with kayaking. Very happy.

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Thank Varvara L
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The island was pretty nice and there was enough there to where you could relax and see it all within a few days. We seemed to have gone during a time where there was not much of a crowd, which I was okay with. The food scene is a little dissapointing, but there are a few spots that are worth... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned to stay for only a few days and wound up staying a whole week! Lots to do - boat tours through the fishing village, motorbike around the island, visit the beach, overnight boat tours, kayaking, canoeing, you can do it all on Cat Ba! And it's far less touristy and crowded than Ha Long - which is why... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend stayed here as part of our halong bay cruise, we were a little bit worried as we had read some bad reviews reference the quality of the accommodation. I would like to tell you that's its completely unjust. Even though it was raining when we got there we had an amazing time, the staff were very... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at a great hotel and went out on a tour of Halong Bay which was lovely and well worth it. Our hotel had a fab beach and it was lovely and relaxing on the sunny days. Lovely island with some lovely character.

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Andover, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trash in the sea, concrete jungle of a town, flashing neon lights and karaoke. Still some beauty in the national park but caged monkeys for the tourists just taint the experience. Lan Ha bay is beautiful looking up, but the sea is full of rubbish which is such a shame. We still had a lovely time but it wasn't the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We managed to travel on an overnight bus from Sapa, via Tam Coc, to Cat Ba. Rather than go to overcrowded Halong Bay/City, this was great alternative. Accommodations are also less expensive.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel reluctant to write a review as Cat Ba still has a local charm that one day may be gone by over tourism, unfortunately one day it will be a victim of currently being a hidden gem, get there while its still quite-ish!!

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