Located in the northwest of Vietnam, Quang Ninh is a coastal province which is regarded as a “mini-sized” Vietnam because it is the center of sea and islands, as well as plains, midlands and borders.As a great potential for tourism industry, Quang Ninh has become an ideal place for many visitors around the world. Here are the lists of recommendations you can choose from when visiting Quang Ninh.
What to see when you travel to Quang Ninh
Ha Long Bay
Ha Long Bay is one of the destinations many tourists can never miss. The picturesque scenery made by a huge pile of rocks, along with the drifting sails and the water surface running smoothly will surely give you a stunning impression on this place and make you feel like you don’t want to leave.
This view is so beautiful like picturesque scenery in Ha Long. Photo by Nguyen Kinh Luan
Fishing villages in Ha Long Bay
If you are eager on exploring new things or just want to find some amazing spots for taking photos and make them your everlasting album, try visiting fishing villages in Ha Long Bay such as Vung Vieng and Cua Van.
Vung Vieng fishing village. Photo by Peter Nijenhuis
Quan Lan Island
Quan Lan is the island which has been newly discovered in Bai Tu Long Bay. You can enjoy its wilderness and tranquil from nature, making you feel relieved and dragging you away from the bustle and noisy city. This island is also an ideal place for couples to take their wedding photos.
Quan Lan Island. Photo by Linhpham89/voz
Tuan Chau Beach
Despite being an artificial beach, Tuan Chau has its own beauty as natural seas have. It is also a magnet for many tourists to come, especially in summer days.
Beautiful scenery of Tuan Chau Beach. Photo by Phan Hang
Yen Tu Mountain
Situated near the borders between Bac Giang and Quang Ninh province, Yen Tu Mountain is one of the well-known spots in Quang Ninh. Beside breath-taking views and amazingly stunning tourists, there holds many relics which are called “the home of Viet Nam’s Buddhism”
Yen Tu Mountain. Photo by Nguyen Kinh Luan
Hong Van Beach
7 km away from Co To town, Quang Ninh, Hong Van beach welcomes tourists with its seductive scenery, along with the long sandy coast and smooth waves. For those who love spending their time in a quiet and peaceful space near the sea, we recommend this place. You can also take a good look at the poetic dawn and sunset at the same time on this beach. Local seafood will also drive you crazy.
The peaceful beauty of Hong Van beach. Photo by Internet
Tourists can see the whole Ha Long city from the top of the Sunwheel, which is located near Bai Chay. It is one of the highest sightseeing wheels in the world, so if you are planning on where to go, don’t miss this place.
Sunwheel. Photo by Sun world Halong Complex.
Opened on January 25th, 2017, Dragon Park is the one and only theme park in Viet Nam which offers tourists top 32 games and rides in the world. If you want to enjoy sightseeing and playing games at the same time while traveling Quang Ninh, this is the place for you.
Dragon Park – attractive and new play center. Photo by Dragon Park
Hope these recommendations will be useful for you! (Minh Yen/ Vietnam Drive)