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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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  • You should definitely visit if you can. It's amazing. Go with a boat and don't pay more then $12 for a group travel. You'll go to multiple places and get food 
  • Stunning place to visit, even if it is quite a hike to get there (at least you can relax at the end). Great place to unwind and relax for a few days. So glad we stayed here rather than going on Halong...  more »
  • This is the biggest island in Halong bay, we enjoyed hiking and kayaking through the stunning bay to visit the floating villages and hidden caves