Sunday, July 3, 2016

Mat Rong Island- the Mystery Eye on Ha Long Bay

Halong Bay has many places where hide the amazing things that is not fully explored by people. And Dragon Eye Island is one of them.

Located at the southern edge of Ha Long Bay, Bai Dong is the sea adjacent to Bai Tu Long island. There is natural white sand beaches stretching 3- 4 hundred meters and especially the unique scenery of a gorgeous circle located among between the mountains.

Mat Trong (Dragon’s Eye) Island is the alternative name of the island if Bai Dong island located in the south east of Ha Long Bay, Quang Ninh. According to the travel experiences of backpackers to Dragon Eye island, the island has a natural landscape which is extremely impressive, unique and majestic, with turquoise beaches, fine white sand, green virgin forests, fresh water lakes, cliffs....
Mat Rong Island- the Mystery Eye on Ha Long Bay
The most unique, different and most attractive thing of the must visited attraction during the private tour to Halong the beautiful blue lake acres among rocks and primeval forests. This is the "dragon’s eye" of the island and is considered home to the most unique natural ecosystem in Tonkin Gulf. Here, visitors are not only immersed in the cool waters, but also can go camping and organize an outdoor water party.
This island of 30 hectares is completely untouched and without any sign of public tourism, so tourist, entertainment, accommodation,... services on the island are completely nonexistent. All tours are self-sufficient here, from the boats, eating to having fun, exploring. So, here we will share with you some travel experiences to explore Dragon's Eye Island, Halong conveniently, safely, economically and happily.

It can be said that the main attraction of Dragon’s Eye island lies in wild and primitive character. If you have the financial capacity to make a trip by seaplane, you will admire the entire Ha Long Bay from above and you will understand why this island is known by the name of Dragon’s Eye.
Mat Rong Island- the Mystery Eye on Ha Long Bay
The island is located among the majestic mountains. And certainly, if you can see firsthand the cool clear waters of the island, you will want to stay forever in the place when you can be able to see through the bottom of it.

Currently, types of services on the island are very limited, but perhaps this is also the point which makes people who are interested in moving desire to set foot on the island of Dragon Eye.

From Hanoi, you can travel by motorcycle or car in the route of Hanoi - Quang Ninh provided by prestigious brands such as Kumho, Viet Thanh, Phuc Xuyen ... You'll get off at the bus station and then continue going to Bai Chay by bus, taxi or motorcycle taxi to move to Bai Chay pier. From here, you buy tickets to go to the island of Dragon’s Eye. It takes you about 2.5 hours to travel from the mainland to the island. In addition, you can also go to the Jumbo Dai Duong to catch a speedboat to the island, the speedboat only takes about 30-45 minutes.

Mat Rong Island- the Mystery Eye on Ha Long Bay

Services on the island are almost unavailable, therefore, you should bring food. If you want to spend the night camping on the island, you need to contact the ship owners so that they will take you up in the next morning. However, you should note that there is no fresh water on the island, so if you intend to stay overnight. you also need to include this issue.

Besides the usual activities such as swimming, hiking ... and you can also participate in services such as rowing kayak, canoeing or flying boat ... or bring equipment to organize a lively BBQ party on the beach. However, do not forget to clean up the garbage before leaving.

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Suggestions for Your Trip to Halong Bay in the Summer

Bring requisites, sightseeing by boat, looking for their own space ... are a few suggestions to help visitors discover Halong journey interesting.

The period from May to September is the appropriate time for tourists to choose a place to enjoy the cool air of the summer in the mountain or rivers. If you like the sea, Halong will be a quite interesting destination because there are blue sky, the sunshine and white sands. The following suggestions will help you have an exciting trip to explore and experience the summer break.
Halong Bay- one of the natural wonders of the world

Choosing the main sights

Usually, when talking about Ha Long, Quang Ninh, tourists will think of Halong Bay - the world's natural wonder, brilliant Bai Chay, or modern Tuan Chau. However, recently, Bai Tu Long Bay has been a new “factor” with both domestic and international tourists. If Ha Long Bay is a gorgeous girl, Bai Tu Long Bay is a pristine, enchanting girl.
The overview of Bai Tu Long
If you are looking for a new stretch of road where is quiet and has few tourists with the enchanting scenic, Bai Tu Long Bay with beautiful beaches, cave system or unspoiled fishing village will promise to bring you many exciting experiences. On the other hand, if you prefer a bustling place, Ha Long Bay is a no less interesting choice for you. Besides, if you have time, you can choose to visit both places. Each place will bring you a different feeling that you never forget.

Experiencing boat tours

Recently, the phrase " Halong cruise " has become familiar to many visitors. Visiting Ha Long by yacht is something quite new and interesting with Vietnamese tourists in the summer. To give tourists opportunities to see Halong from the deck, Oriental Sails fleet offer the cruise exploring the brilliant 2016 Summer with attractive incentives. The program will take place from now until 30/9 with incentives for exploring Bai Tu Long Bay in 2 days and 3 days.
The cruiser at dawn
You will have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Bai Tu Long Bay on a luxury yacht, comfortably take part in fun activities on the pristine beaches such as Ban Chan (Foot), Ba Trai Dao (Three Peaches), kayaking in Sang (Light) cave, Toi (Dark) cave or visiting Vung Vieng fishing village.
Vung Vieng fishing village

Bring necessary items

One of the tips for you when visiting Halong in the summer is to bring sunglasses, insect repellent and a few other common drugs. If visitors participate in a tour on a yacht, remember to bring the identity cards. And for those who prefer bathing in Halong, remember to bring sunscreen, wide-brimmed hats, large scarves because although the water is very cool but the scorching sun on the shore can cause harm to the skin. Also, a camera will be an essential item for travelers to record beautiful moments of your trip.

In the journey of Ha Long discovery, visitors also need to be careful with jellyfish if swimming in Halong Bay from mid-May to July. Visitors should pay attention to the advice of the guides because it is time of the appearance of the most poisonous jellyfish, they can cause visitors hives or skin rash.

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