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Cat Ba Island, Cat Ba

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Explore the nature and local life on Cat Ba Island, the largest island of the Cat Ba Archipelago and home to a diverse marine and terrestrial ecosystem. A national park covers half of the island's surface, where tropical limestone forests, karsts, mangroves, coral reefs, emerald lagoons, and hidden caves harbor indigenous animal and plant life. Visit the small communities living on floating fishing villages to learn about their way of life, traditions, customs, and cuisine. Besides discovering the island by land, you can take a ferryboat or rent a kayak to discover secluded areas and look for adventures. Before you head to Cat Ba, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Cat Ba trip generator, to make sure you see all that Cat Ba has to offer, including Cat Ba Island.
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  • We love our stay on the island of Cat Ba. Beautiful landscape if you go you must go to the canon hard there is my light to cut breath possibility to rent a bike and walk by or even we have bcp enjoy it too
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  • I like Cat ba island. It was nice peacefull island. Just before you go check the weather. I went in January. It was cold, raining all the time and foggy. And I could not properly enjoy the beautiful i...  more »
  • Amazing place in off season, good for climbing, Deep Water Soloing, kayaking, walk in the nature. Try to get a private boat through one of the fishermen after doing the hike in the national park, you'...  more »