Amazing And Attractive Beaches On Halong Bay
Halong bay always attract many clients not only by its wonderful natural landscape but also beautiful beaches on the smaller surrounding islands as Minh Chau Beach, Titov Beach, Ba Trai Dao Beach, Quan Lan Beach, Bai Chay Beach, Tuan Chau Beach ... Coming to Halong Bay, you should not miss out one of these spectacular beaches on Halong Bay
Minh Chau Beach
Located far 15 km from Quan Lan Beach, Minh Chau Beach is well-known by its white sand which do not stick to one’s foot.
Visitors are able to go there via Cam Pha, crossing Tai Xa Ferry (near Cua Ong Temple), to Cai Rong Town. After this 9-km road, tourists catch a boat at Cai Rong Port.
It takes about 3 hours for the trip to Quan Lan Island. On the way, traveler will have a chance to visit some other islands for sightseeing.
Coming to Minh Chau Beach in Quan Lan Island, tourists will be amazing with swimming and delicious seafood tasty
White sandy beach that stretches along the ocean must amaze tourists. Minh Chau Beach is the most perfect choice for business and leisure travelers either
Ti Top Beach is located far 14 km from east of Bai Chay, in the center of Halong Bay Vietnam, which takes the shape of a crescent encompassing the island. This beach is so famous for its quiet and airy atmosphere, clean waters, and its alluring landscape as well
In 1962, President Ho Chi Minh and the Russian astronaut Germane Ti Top came to this beach. Therefore, after that, this beach has been called Ti Top. At present, there has a bar in the island, which also provides swimming costumes, floats, and lukewarm shower. Fresh water was carried to the island from inland. The Ti Top Beach has become a popular tourist destination.
Bai Chay Beach
Bai Chay is a large, beautiful, artificial beach, closed to the coast of Ha Long Bay. The 100-meter-wide-sandy beach spans over 500 m. Early in the morning or in late afternoon, thousands of people liven up the atmosphere here.
The asphalt road winds its way through the white sandy beach and luxuriant casuarinas. The Hoang Gia Tourism Company has invested in diverse services for tourists. The Bai Chay tourist site is fast changing into one of the most captivating of this kind in Ha Long City. It comprises restaurants, water puppet and traditional music theatres, Hoang Gia Park, water-skiing, and sea motorcycling. The Hoàng Gia Park lines along the Halong road leading from the Bai Chay Tourist Wharf to the gate of the Halong Night Market
There are many legends associated with the name Bai Chay. According to one legend, when the fleet carrying food for the Yuan-Mongolian invaders led by Truong Van Ho came there, the Vietnamese troops and locals under the leadership of Tran Khanh Du set fire to it. The whole fleet was engulfed in fire. Meanwhile, the northeast wind blew hard and further added fuel to it. Fire was so fierce it burned down the forest in the western side of Cua Luc. The name Bai Chay has been called from then
Another legend has it that the western side of Cua Luc used to be a wharf for seagoing boats. Acorn-barnacles firmly attached to these boats’ sides and underneath, and might wreck the boats. The local population had to use casuarinas leaves to burn acorn-barnacles. From Hon Gai and other neighboring places, people always see a blaze from there, so they called it Bai Chay