Vung Vieng fishing village set amongst the thousands of islands on Ha Long Bay. Where impresses visitors with its rustic name to the simple and peaceful life of the locals people.
Vung Vieng fishing village belongs to the population of Vung Ha island in the absolute protected area of Ha Long Bay. It’s about 25 km from the mainland. The unique fishing village built by nature itself is a huge stone arch which welcomes tourists. Today, Vung Vieng has begun to develop tourism and build a floating cultural center.
The reason is called Vung Vieng because before the Hai Phong people have to go through this place to trade with China. Whenever go through here, it’s lunch and it’s time to cook. The wind blows up the pot is blown off. People call this place is “Vung Venh”. But later, when traveling a lot, it is noteworthy that if you pass through the mouth of the Gulf into the Gulf, the calm sea waves to anchor the sea to avoid storms. So people started calling here with the familiar name of “Vung Vieng”.
How to go to Vung Vieng fishing village?
From Tuan Chau, Hong Gai port, you can take a overnight cruise Halong Bay or speed boat to Vung Vieng fishing. It’s take about 20 minutes by speed boat or nearly 2 hours by overnight boat.
Smiling into the eyes will be a scene of a simple fishing village, barely hidden behind the high mountains.
Enjoy the experience here
If you want to experience the peaceful, relax. Then go to Vung Vieng floating village floating on the boat. You will be immersed in romantic nature, watching the mountains, feeling the cool sea breeze or simply watching the daily life of the hard-working fishermen.
You can also participate in the life experience with fishermen like bamboo handles, castles, fishing nets, fishing net… Overnight on the fishing village is also an interesting experience. You will be in a place called community home. This is a unique tourist products, attractive to tourists, especially those who love to explore. Come to Vung Vieng fishing village, you will be witnessed by the sea pearl culture and enjoy watching the fish swim to swim.
- From Vung Vieng fishing village. Where you can visit other islands of Ha Long, Bai Tu Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay, Gieng area,…
- Enjoying seafood is one of the things not to miss when visiting Vung Vieng.
- You can also hire a kayak to explore the fishing village yourself
- The people here are very friendly, you can ask for a night’s sleep and the next day to go out early with them.