Where is Hạ Long Located?
Halong Bay is located in the Gulf of Tonkin. It is one of the most important tourist attractions in Vietnam. The Bay is best known for its mystical and bizarre scenery, which is a popular motif for photos and postcards.
Halong Bay (“Ha Long Bay”) consists of more than 1,500 Islands, countless jagged cliffs and limestone columns. Due to their rugged and steep nature, most of the islands are uninhabitable. This makes it a pristine, intact Ecosystem. The landscape impresses with its charming beauty. Many visitors say that Halong Bay is one of the most breathtaking places on Earth.
What Country is Hạ Long in?
The rocks and islands form an idiosyncratic backdrop, as known from mystical Fantasy novels. Since 1994, the Bay has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The many Islands are home to caves, and caves, small waterfalls as well as stalactites and stalagmites with strange shapes. When the sun is reflected on the emerald water, you have the feeling of seeing underwater castles from a fairyland.