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Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba

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Venture off the tourist trail and uncover the breathtaking white beaches and limestone outcrops at Lan Ha Bay. This isolated bay doesn’t tend to receive many tourist boats, meaning you’ll be able to explore the beautiful area without the crowds. Geologically, the bay forms an extension of Halong Bay, with the 300 islands and rocks best explored by kayak, yacht, or boat tours. The bay teems with sea life; thousands of species of fish and molluscs call this area home, and you should also keep your eyes peeled for seals and dolphins. When you’ve finished exploring the islands, settle on one of the white sand beaches and enjoy the scenery. Make Lan Ha Bay a part of your Cat Ba vacation plans using our Cat Ba vacation planner.
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  • Cruising Lan Hà Bay was really enjoyable however the water is really dirty and there are a lot of trash. Would recommend for somebody who has never seen this kind of carst rocks before.  more »
  • Try to get a private boat through one of the fishermen after doing the hike in the national park, you'll get the trip back to cat ba through the bay at sunset. Perfect!  more »
  • Unforgettable, I preferred this Bay because it is the copy of her sister Halong Bay with much less tourist. An unforgettable and magical place!
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