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Cua Van Floating Village, Halong Bay
(3.5/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Experience a different way of life as you row through Cua Van Floating Village. Surrounded by mountains, the calm bay is home to an approximate population of 700 people who live in floating homes. See families as they go to work or as children go to school. Friendly fishermen stand on the edges of their floating homes and attempt to catch their meal of the day. The area is also home to a diverse marine and coastal ecosystem. Money gained from tours and fees goes towards the families to help support traditional culture and lifestyle, as well as the maintenance of a clean environment. Using our custom trip planner, Halong Bay attractions like Cua Van Floating Village can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This was interesting but not really special other than these people live their entire live in these floating villages and mi=ost of the tour boats float by fir a view although it will not be much more...  more »
  • On our Halong bay tour we sailed by these boats that hold people who basically live out their entire lives. Fishing for a living. 
  • We went to the village as a part of a tour and were taken by bamboo boat for a trip on the water around the village and nearby. This was a great way to have a close up look at the area. It is interest...  more »