Three big islands with a beautiful beaches inVietnam
Cat Ba Island
80 km from Hai Phong, 45 minutes by hydrofoil from Hai Phong, 4 hours by boat from Halong.Cat Ba is an archipelago comprising 366 islands Cat Ba is the biggest island in the complex of Halong bay with an area of about 20,000 hectares. Cat Ba National Park has the largest area of tropical virgin forest in Viet Nam with varieties of species of plants and wild animals.
Sightseeing: an archipelago comprising 366 small and big islands with a primeval national park and beautiful beaches, bays and caves. Treks through forests can be arranged.
Facilities & services: tourist class hotels and restaurants.
- Con Dao Islands
180 km south of Vung Tau, 1 hour and 15 minutes by helicopter from HCM City (three flights a week), 14 hours by ship from Vung Tau. It is a group of 16 islands and islets, a brilliant place for a trip away from busy cities especially for honeymoon couple.
Sightseeing: a group of 16 islands and islets with popular sites: Con Dao National Park, unspoilt beaches, vivid coral reefs and notorious tiger cages in former colonial prisons.
Facilities & services: international standard hotels and restaurants
- Phu Quoc island
45 km from Ha Tien, 1 hour and 5 minutes by plane from HCMC, 8 hours by ship and 2,5 hours by hydrofoil from Rach Gia.
Sightseeing: a mountainous and forested island with purest beaches, fishing villages, fascinating streams, pepper gardens and fish sauce workshops; an exciting destination for snorkeling, angling and countryside trekking.
Facilities & services: boat ride to the An Thoi Islands, international standard restaurants, hotels and resorts.