Location: Vung Vieng fishing village belongs to Bai Tu Long Bay that is angled to the East – North of Vietnam. It is close to Cua Ong – Hon Gai – Cam Pha Coal Mine and Van Don Commercial Port. Vung Vieng village is far about 25 kilometers from the mainland of Bai Chay beach.
Characteristics: Being the habitat of thousands of fishermen who are busy with their livelihood year-round but still happy and warm incredibly.
When tourists explore Vung Vieng village, they often experience and enjoy themselves with the daily life of local fishermen. Vung Vieng fishing village is always an interesting discovery during Halong Bay journey with LaFairy Sails.
Explore Vung Vieng fishing village in the cruise trip to Bai Tu Long Bay
To reach Vung Vieng fishing village, tourists have to travel by bamboo boat and come across Cao Cave (High Cave) – A famous cave on Bai Tu Long Bay (considered as a natural entrance gate of Vung Vieng village). Image of Vung Vieng village is very idyllic, looming some rafts is leaned against mountain, many other rafts with floating floats as a ball are lined up straight, they are sea pearl cultivation rafts.
Moving more deeply into the village, more opened space. Nobody knows where they will go among the layers upon layers of mountains, the sea and clouds. The fish rafts are located along the cliffs or just below the yard. The cobias, groupers, perches are fed quite big to serve for restaurants, hotels system or export. In addition, ornamental fish rafts born to serve personal hobby is rearing of beautiful types of fish such as elephant-ear fish, old-man fish, parrot fish (Scaridae) … Occasionally, some bird species like black stork, fire stork, crow and starling fly in the sky and quack few sounds then disappear again behind the mountains. The center of the village is the biggest and most beautiful house-raft, it is a community house.
From Vung Vieng, tourists can go to visit Mat Quy Island (Evil Face island), Bay Gieng area (Seven Wells area), go fishing in Vung Ha, visit the pristine forest in Tra Ban island, Van Don … or system of small beaches at the foot of mountains as at Ngoc Vung or Van Gio island . These pristine beaches are suitable for small groups of tourists.
In the journey exploring the World Natural Wonder of Halong Bay, Vung Vieng fishing village is an indispensable destination. Coming here, visitors will have chances to experience the peace and tranquil space of Vung Vieng fishing village. In addition, you also experience doing a fisherman in one day, or go fishing with the locals. After that, visitors often enjoy immediately fresh seafood flavor that you have just caught. Moreover, you can put yourself relax on unspoiled beaches along the mountain.