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Bai Tu Long Bay

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“indochina junk”(79 reviews)
“ethnic travel”(7 reviews)
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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...more
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Halong Bay 008433, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is spectacular scenery, worth traveling around the world to see. It is less crowded than Ha Long bay, which is a big plus. It is very much worth doing the 2-night cruises. Much more relaxed and you get to see more things, closer up,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SaulPittsburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we found a great cruise to Bai Tu Long Bay via HALONG SAPA EXPERTS site agent with food, transfer, kayak, island, beach tour were included. It only took us 2.5 hours from Hanoi by Luxury LIMO sharing with few others only. Our cabin with private...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank 887mixer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was cloudy/misty and a little cool in January but still easily one of the most beautiful places I've ever been out of 18 countries I've visited. Definitely recommend the two night cruise so you have a chance to kayak and swim away from the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Karen37040
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As beautiful as the pictures, maybe even more! We did a cruise on Indochina Junk and would definitely recommend a visit. Bai Tu Long is much less crowded and I can imagine that it won't stay that way forever. Come see it now while you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank explore2live
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the place it's so beautiful and calm. Enjoyed a lot with my family, Would love to visit again with my family

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SamanmalieK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent three days and two nights in this more remote area. It takes only a small percentage of the cruise ships so feels a little more exclusive and away from the pack. Just great to laze around onboard chatting and playing games with fellow...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank postscript65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, quiet and one of the most stunning places we have ever seen. An amazing memory for sure ❤️

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amys_holibobs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Bay, with its 40 "islands/Karsts", is near the better know and much larger Ha Long Bay. Its "National Park" has been designated an "Asian Heritage attraction" ... and, is ranked as the #1 attraction in the Ha Long Bay region, and, has been awarded...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Far better than crowded halong bay. Clean water. Been there in Dragon legend cruise. Exceptional view.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank drmallesh4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a one day cruise to bai tu long bay with Swan cruises. The trip started early with pickup from hotel and a 4 hour drive to Halong Bay city. Then we had a 6 hour cruise in bai tu long bay till sunset...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul M
19 August 2018|
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Response from JeanUtrecht | Reviewed this property |
Hi Paul, sorry for my late reply. We did go to Bai Tu Long Bay. Nice but not special enough for the time to travel to there and the costs. We had a private junk which was rather expensive. Looking back, a couple of days... More
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24 March 2018|
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Response from Jill1108 | Reviewed this property |
look for the Dragon Legend Cruise. their website will help you book directly. i took the help of one of their online salespeople through live chat. the cruise has the best itinerary (among the many cruises available) to a... More
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Gerard E
11 March 2018|
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Response from jayPod | Reviewed this property |
We were on Indochina Cruises on the Prince II
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