The “Action for Green Halong: Toward Zero Tour Programs” attracted over 50 volunteers who came from different backgrounds including businesses, NGOs such as IUCN, GreenHub, Live&Learn; etc. As the main sponsor, this has become a SOI’s annual CSR event contributing to a green Halong Bay - The World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Cat Ba island in Halong Bay (Vietnam) has a lot to offer as far as trekking is concerned. The treks range from easy to difficult. I find this particularly good for trekkers because the paths are then open for people with all kinds of experience. You can pick a trail that suits you quite easily. The Cat Ba National park has one such trek which is quite easy but it does get you up high enough to look down into the thickly forested green valleys.
Eco-tourism is a popular form of responsible tourism which aims to help travelers visit areas of great natural beauty and cultural significance in a more sustainable way. This means that tourists aim to leave very little physical evidence of their visit in the hope of sustaining our Earth’s natural beauty for generations to come.
The Cat Ba Langur is a mid-sized leaf eating monkey found only on Cat Ba Island off the coast of northern Vietnam. The total population of this langur is approximately 70 animals, making it the rarest primate in Vietnam, and one of the rarest primates in the world. The Cat Ba Langur is regularly included in the IUCN Top 25 Most Endangered Primates list.
Possessing many miraculous caves, including Soi Nhu cave or Ha Giat cave and stunning beaches with pure blue water and white sand, such as Bai Dai, Quan Lan and Minh Chau, Van Don is considered to be the second Halong Bay of the Quang Ninh province of Vietnam.
We have different type of boats and they are customized for all kinds of excursions in the area. Our team has experience in serving Holland America Line's customers, whether you are looking for a 1-day trip or an overnight stay, Sails of Indochina Cruises has the boat for you. Here is a short description of our boats with some few suggestions to make Your Halong Bay cruise unforgettable. Please, note that the boats below all belong to our company. We are able to send a car and one of our representatives...
More than 15 years experience in organizing tours to Halong Bay but still in the crowd of tourists and 800 boats, we realize that we need to make something new for you with this destination. It is unique cruise to get off the beaten tracks! Instead of spending too much time on the old road to Quang Ninh province, you will shortly get to Hai Phong city and cross the strait to Cat Hai Island by a newly launched bridge. We will introduce you an unique area of Halong Bay from its back where you rarely...
Passengers can choose to fly from Hanoi to Halong Bay or vice versa to enjoy the breath-taking view from above. Then, embark on the L'Indochine Classic Sailing Cruise, go beyond the ordinary to explore like no Other: Tung Lam, Cock Fighting Island, Ba Hang village, Dark and Bright cave and so on.
Hard hiking to different forest ecosystems to explore their wildlife resources in different forest types and discover local culture of community in Viet Hai village and Phu Long Mangrove Forest
There’s much more to northeast Vietnam than Halong Bay. The sinking limestone plateau, which gave birth to the bay’s spectacular islands, continues for some 100km to the Chinese border. The area immediately northeast of Halong Bay is part of Bai Tu Long National Park.