Halong Bay Beach - A Paradise of Natural Islands and Seafoods

HaLong Bay Beach - a Paradise of Natural Islands and Seafoods

HaLong Bay Beach - a Paradise of Natural Islands and Seafoods
There is so much information about top wonderful Halong Bay beach that you must see to enjoy Vietnam beaches. With more than hundred islands and beach that you should discover, each time going to Halong Bay will be a different experience for travelers.
Being a priceless collection of unfinished sculptures in Vietnam which is recognized being a site of Nature World Heritage, Halong Bay always attracts tourists not only by natural landscape but also make strong impressive by good – looking Halong Bay beach which surrounding small islands. Let try discover more as more possible below suggestion beaches.

As a masterpiece of creators, HaLong Bay owns super-beautiful beaches with spreading white sand beach, blue sea and the breeze of the sea to bring the great space for visitors to enjoy the great relaxing .Therefore traveling this summer in HaLong Bay, you cannot forget to visit and experience the ideal activities. 

Best time to visit Halong Bay Beach

You want to know the good weather of Halong Bay in order to get a perfect Halong Bay beach trip. Generally, periods September – November and March – May are ideal for a journey. It is convenient for your activities on board. The Bay is filled with sunlight and rain. In warmer season, you can take advantage of bathing and swimming. In cooler season, you will try a steamy BBQ lunch by the caves in one of the most strange caves – it’s all about experience.

In the low season, you can save as much as 40% on a cruise trip compared with other time in a year, many cruise ships offer massive sale off on cabin. Two months July and August often happen sporadic hurricanes and storms, which may render cancellation and delay of your trip. In those cases, you can visit another destination in the North of Vietnam and visit Halong Bay later. These storms will not last longer than 3-4 days.

Things to do in Halong beach

Spend a romantic night on a traditional junk

Halong bay always attracts a thousand of tourists by a number of junk boat cruises to select from. One suggestion for you is to overnight on the cruise with comparative prices. On board, you are able to enjoy freshly cooked spice squid, chicken curry and drink cool cocktails on the polished top deck when the sun goes down. Not only that, you can join Tai Chi exercise, cooking class. Boats have different sizes from 10 to 24 cabin vessels. In case you would like to gain an intimate experience, then booking a private boat is a fine choice.

Go kayaking around the bay’s islands

The clean water, blue sky and exquisite islands of the bay make it totally perfect for going kayaking. Booking the Oasis Bay Party Cruise, you can go kayaking. For them, it is a wonderful opportunity to discover the Halong’s beauty and essence by themselves. The reason is that the junk’s crew is willing to provide you with detailed instructions. 
 
halong bay kayak
Kayak in Halong Bay

Kayaking among hundreds of islands here is really enthralling. Thus you kayak and gaze up at their high peaks.

Visit a floating village

Halong Bay is well-known for not only beautiful landscapes, spectacular caves, and stunning beaches, but also common floating villages. Some of the must-visit fishing villages are Cua Van, Vung Vieng.
 
halong bay
Halong Bay Floating Village
 
After visiting one of these villages, you may deep in the authentic natural setting where blue sky and ocean, fresh and cool air. Of course, picturesque seascape are beautifully vivid in front of your eyes. Besides, it is also a good chance to expand your knowledge and take photos about local culture and daily life. People here are very sociable, friendly, and enthusiastic. Just asking, and they are always ready to guide you how to spread a net, row a sampan, or even bait a hook.

Participate in a BBQ on Halong Bay beach

If traditional Vietnamese delicacies on a cruise trip are not tasty enough to tickle your taste bud, then a BBQ party in a unique way will surely make you inspired. Such BBQ party is often organized in reputable beaches on bay, like Soi Sim Beach, Ba Trai Dao Beach, and so on. Try imagining how romantic it is when you take a seat on a Halong Bay beach, spread your eyes over ocean’s waves, listen to the soothing melody of birds, sample array of mouthwatering and grilled seafood, as well as share joy with other members. Without a doubt, you should not skip this chance of a lifetime!

Do Tai Chi exercises

Indulging yourself to a Tai Chi morning class session is a perfect way to build up the sense of calm, keep fit, improve your health of mind, and start a new happy day in the Bay. In fact, Tai Chi is a gently physical exercise that flawlessly combines deep breathing and relaxation with easy and slow movements. Without complicate and fancy equipment, this kind of exercise is gently suitable for tourists of all ages.
 
halong bay taichi
Taichi 
 
Make sure to wake up early and attend one of the Tai Chi classes between 6.30 AM and 7 AM on sundeck. At that time, a Tai-chi master will instruct you how to harmoniously control your breath, mind, and body while enjoying the fresh air.

Go squid fishing at night

Squid fishing is the most attractive activity in your free time on the cruise after having a dinner. But, depending on the weather, you can practice. Typically, months from August to December is considered the best time for squid fishing since this is when you can luckily catch the big squid.
 
halong bay
Squid Fishing
 
Once the darkness totally covers the bay, you will be welcomed to the side of boats to engage in this activity. Fishing rods and racquets are essential tools that you can get after that. Then, a tour guide will teach you how to fish a squid in the sea. If you are lucky or high season, you may catch more than 15 squids per night. And these squids will be used to cook dishes for them.

Attend a cooking class

cooking class
Cooking Class on Oasis Bay Party Cruise
 
Many cooking classes are held to help guests not only to try fine cuisine but also expand their knowledge about Vietnamese culinary culture. In general, a chef on the cruise will expertly show and guide you how to make traditional dishes or how to impeccably carve different kinds of fruits and vegetables. Some of you can be also invited to take part in an interesting competition to find who makes the dish fast. 

Enjoy scuba diving 

The bay also appeals to those who love scuba diving or snorkeling with its own diversity of coral reef and ecosystem, such as tropical evergreen bio-system, in addition to oceanic and sea shore bio-system. There are approximately 120 hectares of coral reefs with more than 100 species here.

Where to visit for admiring the superb coral reef and various systems of sea creatures? Try some sea zones around Monkey Island, Co To Island, Cu Island, and Sen Island.

Climb rocks  

If you are adventurous travelers, you should climb the whole cliffs. It is one type of outdoor activity that helps them enjoy the original nature with beautiful 3000 limestone cliffs on the water.  

You can take the challenge by reaching reach the summit of 30 meters. Of course, it is seriously recommended to make use of protect belts in some risky areas. Tourists are able to jump down to the sea to avoid other dangerous obstacles as it is different with the land

List of traditional seafoods

One of the most important decisions in traveling somewhere is foods. No doubts, Halong Bay is well-known a paradise of seafoods.

Sea snails – a half of Halong’s cuisine

You shouldn’t miss sea snails when coming to Halong. Especially, sea nails are the most component made to many cuisines.

Huan, a local fisher said that he had seen about 20 kinds of sea snails so far. Your tour guide will share the story about sea snails by listing their name respectively.

Cao Xanh market and Bai Chay market are the most popular spots where sea snails are supposed to be sold with the best quality. Travellers shouldn’t miss Bai Chay, which is crowded with people eating on the sidewalks. You directly choose the fresh ingredients to cook for the meals. Customers will be surprised by the diversity of sea snails in the restaurants’ menus. One suggestion for you is to drink alcohol to avoid stomach ache while enjoying snails. The other half of Halong’s cuisines: seafood derivatives
 
halong bay
Halong Bay Seafood

The first wine travellers must try is “Ngán - Arca Wine” which combine Vietnamese rice wine and “Ngán” blood, which is supposed to benefit men’s sexual ability. After finished, the wine transforms into a light red color with totally a different flavor.

Another famous alcohol named “Hoanh Bo” should definitely not be missed when visiting Halong. With low volume of alcoholic, the liquor is not tough to conquer, yet some people who consumes too much Hoanh Bo need 2-3 days to sober.

Halong is also famous for squid-sausages, which is told to be delicious and all visitors enjoy that tastes. The food is a fusion of hashed squid and mysterious spices that only the chefs know, molded into round pieces and then fried in boiling oil. This special dish can be found anywhere in Ha Long.

Halong is diversity of shrimps, from the luxurious one like lobsters to the other common shrimps. To many local people, a dish of steamed shrimps, served with lemonadized salt and a dish of freshly spicy vegetables, is an ideal meal for a joyful friendly union.

Recommended Halong Bay beach tour: https://oasisbaypartycruise.com/our-tours/3-days-2-nights-oasis-bay-party-cruise-freedom-island.html

More...