An independent selection of the best things to see and do in Halong Bay. No paid placements, no advertorial.

Halong Bay see and do guide


Last updated 17 Jul 2017

There are many Halong Bay cruise options - too many for us to sample. But we’ve checked out all the cruises listed here. We’ve also listed some other things worth considering before you head to Halong Bay. Our Halong Bay Q and A below is also well worth a look.

Bhaya Cruises - Halong Bay

Bhaya Cruises offer a quality mid range and luxury Halong Bay cruise option with 1 and 2 night itineraries with both fixed... Read more

Cruise Halong - Ginger, Jasmine, Violet junks

Cruise Halong operates two of Halong Bay’s best known junk style boats, the Jasmine and the Violet. Their offerings include 1... Read more

Emeraude Cruise - Halong Bay

A classy modern reproduction of a paddle steamer that operated on Halong Bay during the early twentieth century - though it's... Read more

Paradise Cruises - Halong Bay

One of the main Halong Bay cruise operator, Paradise Cruises offers attractive contemporary junk style boats with tasteful... Read more

Halong Bay cruise Q and A - stuff you should know

Our Halong Bay Q and A runs through the practical stuff you'll want to consider before booking a cruise. It's independent of any... Read more

Au Co Cruise, Halong Bay

Au Co Cruise is the deluxe offering from the same people behind Bhaya Cruises and offers full day, 1 night and 2 night cruises.... Read more

Halong Bay full day trip

Day trips are still the most popular way to experience Halong Bay though you’ll spend more time on the bus than you will on the... Read more

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