It's a shame how Halong Bay has been mercilessly spoiled by mass tourism. BUT, for visitors to Vietnam, there's still hope. Escape the crowds and polluted waters by sailing through Bai Tu Long Bay instead of the popular tourist route.
Halong Bay vs. Bai Tu Long Bay. What's the difference? Bai Tu Long Bay in Vietnam is part of the UNESCO World Heritage site that is much less populated with tourists and other boats than Halong Bay. Only certain companies have licenses for Bai Tu Long Bay, giving you a glimpse into this natural, karst-filled wonderland.
top deck of the treasure junk boat in bai tu long bay
Top Choice -Halong bay and Bai Tu Long bay cruise (2 day 1 night) | Indochina Junk
Indochina Junk is very pleased to announce a very new and hot combo of Bai Tu Long Bay cruise and Ninh Binh trip.
Sail Bai Tu Long Bay on a smaller, luxury vessel, and you will have an upscale on a budget experience that is well worth a little extra money.