Vung Vieng fishing village of Bai Tu Long Bay is located in the north-east of Vietnam close to Cua Ong - Hon Gai - Cam Pha coal-mine and Van Don ancient commercial port. Going up is Mong Cai border gate, Tra Co beach. Vung Vieng Fishing Village is about 25km from the land. This is home to thousands of lively and prosperous year-round fishermen but they are still happy. Especially, when coming here, visitors often experience and discover the lives of fishermen; it is also one of the characteristics that make Vung Vieng Fishing Village always one of the most interesting destinations of tourists visiting Ha Long Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay.
In order to visit Vung Vieng fishing village, visitors must go by bamboo boat (a small boat used mainly in fishing villages) and pass through Hang Cao - A famous cross-shore cave of Bai Tu Long Bay (it is considered as is a natural village gate) of Vung Vieng Fishing Village. After visiting Luon Cave, you continue your journey to discover Vung Vieng Fishing Village. The image of the fishing village is very simple, looming a few rafters leaning against the mountain, the rafts with buoys floated round like straight lined balls, that is the rafts cultured sea pearls. The more you enter the village, the more it expands, no one knows where to go between the accumulate of the mountains and the sea and the sky. The fish sheds are located along the cliffs. The fish rafts are located directly under the floor of the yard. The cobia, grouper, and bass are raised quite large to serve the restaurant, hotel or export system; there are also rafts for ornamental fish for hobby such as elephant ear fish and beautiful grouper... Occasionally, some birds such as black storks, fire storks, crows, stone flutes fly out and sing for a few hours and then disappeared into the mountain again. The center of the village is the largest and most beautiful raft house, it is a community house. Coming to Vung Vieng, tourists can visit Mat Quy Island, Bay Gieng area, go fishing in Vung Ha, visit primitive forest in Tra Ban Island, Van Don Island ... and a system of small beaches located at the foot of the mountain like in Ngoc Vung or Van Gio island. These beaches are still wild, very suitable for small tourist groups. There are also caves. Also from Vung Vieng, it takes from two to three hours by boat to Quan Lan island, where has a village temple which is famous for its architecture.
On the journey to discover the natural wonders of the world - Ha Long Bay by yachts sleeping at night on the bay, Vung Vung Vieng village is an indispensable destination. When you come here, you have the opportunity to feel the peace and tranquility of Vung Vieng fishing village space. In addition, tourists who come to Vung Vieng can participate in the experience of being fishermen, fishing with the local people and come back to enjoy the fresh seafood flavor that has just been collected or relax on pristine beach along the mountain.
Overlooking the potential of the sea area with its natural scenery, along with its cultural features of diverse fishermen and a long-standing history. Travel companies come to the village to cooperate and grow together. The whole village is also welcoming because they understand that opportunities for economic development, to gradually eradicate poverty.
Thus, passing through many years of unpredictable nature and waves; now with a new work, the village's cooperation with travel companies with the help of all levels and branches will develop Ha Long Bay to be always an attractive destination for everyone.
Today, the best way to visit this fishing village is to choose the night cruises on the bay. On the journey, the yacht will visit fishing villages, visitors can easily explore by kayaking or sailing bamboo boat by themselves.