Ha Long city in Quang Ninh province – a land of immense hills and valleys with hundreds of large and small islands and archipelagos. When starting to travel to Ha Long, you will be overwhelmed by the masterpieces that nature has bestowed on this land.
In order not to regret your vacation, join 2! Let’s take a look at 3 special things that you should try when coming to Ha Long!
Immerse yourself in the flow of time in Ha Long Bay
The first thing you have to try is to spend a whole day “hunting” to capture the mysterious and poetic corners of Ha Long Bay. Especially from April to October will be the best time for a trip because the weather in Ha Long is very pleasant and cool at this time.
As one of the 7 natural wonders of the world, every year, Ha Long welcomes more than hundreds of thousands of domestic and foreign tourists to admire the beauty that Mother Nature has favored for this land. Moreover, hidden behind the beauty of the bay are also extremely mysterious folk stories such as the story of Trong Mai islet like two chickens cuddling each other, Human head islet is “carved” like someone’s face. towards the mainland or Con Toad islet is shaped like a toad squatting in the vast sea, …
Sung Sot cave, Thien Cung cave, Dau Go cave are one of the mysterious and large caves, making many visitors excited to witness the fairy world with stone statues with many strange shapes like children. Elephants, raspberries, seals, swords, etc. Above the ceiling of the cave are ancient and extremely rare stalactites that are visualized as dancing and singing fairies, like Nam Cao Bac Dau or birds fish, turn leaves, … All from the mocking hands of the Creator over thousands of years, very attractive to the viewer’s eyes.
Taste the famous Ha Long squid cake rolls
If you come to Ha Long and have never tried squid cake, it is considered as if you have not been to Ha Long. One of the dishes that contribute to the list of “specialties” is indispensable in the culinary paradise of this coastal city.
People here use fresh squid caught right on the sea to be processed with a “classic” recipe. The squid body is pureed then pounded by hand or machine to create toughness, the squid beard is diced and then mixed together. Taste the seasoning to taste and then fry it, the delicious piece of squid cake must be bright, fragrant with the sweet taste of squid, iridescent in bright yellow color, when eating, you will feel a sense of excitement, crunchiness in the mouth. Grilled squid served with hot rolls, dipping some delicious fish sauce and eating ice cream with raw vegetables is too good.
You can find some delicious banh cuon stalls such as Ba Yen Banh Cuon in Hon Gai Ward, Ba Ngan Banh Cuon or Goc Bang Banh Cuon in Bach Dang Ward,…
“Chill” with friends on Bai Chay bridge at night
Bai Chay Bridge is most beautiful when the night gradually falls, the colorful neon lights compete to sparkle the whole sky of Ha Long. Invite your close friends to stop nearby, choose a view of the city at night, and let your soul follow the clouds. You will be “fallen in love” from the very first moment.
And remember to bring a camera to instantly record memories. Currently, Bai Chay Bridge is also known as the perfect virtual living corner for a romantic date night for couples!