Hoa Cuong fishing village is encompassed by the majestic limestone hills rising from the sea, making an impressive painting of the World Natural Heritage of Halong Bay. It is about 4 km from the Bai Chay tourist cruise dock. About 30 minutes by tourist boat.
How Hoa Cuong fishing village is unique?
The village has a population of 750 people living in 200 floating houses. The main income of the people here is fishing and fish farming for a long time. The village is located in a corner of the limestone islands and islets.
Looking around the village you will see the islands like a huge wall to protect the village to avoid the storm. The simple thing you will see in-font of every house is a bamboo boat. This is the main transportation for villagers. All The children in the village will have to know how to swim before they can walk.
It is worth a visit Hoa Cuong Fishing Village
Nowadays. There are thousands of tourists visiting Hoa Cuong Fishing Village in a single day. So it can help improve living conditions for the people here. You will have a chance to know more details about the daily life of fishermen. They will let you know about hunting fishes, squish… If you like, they can teach you how to make a fishing net. It’s only best tours of Halong bay if your travel route can visit this beautiful village.
Even though everyday life in a fishing village takes place on the sea, it is not monotonous. Their calling in a space and rowing live up the atmosphere of the silent bay. Especially if there are weddings or festivals you will hear their traditional folk song.
Hoa Cuong fishing village also boasts a training institution for their children, which are the very first floating classrooms in Halong Bay. And the Hoa Cuong Floating Cultural Center belongs to the Halong bay Bay, where displays the documents and images of traditional fishing community in Halong Bay.
How to get to Hoa Cuong Village?
- It’s very easy if you do 1 day Halong Bay tour itinerary route – the cruise will bring you to Hoa Cuong fishing village.
- Do not give money or candy to children when you visit. Why? Because if you give them money, they will not like school. If possible you may prepare some notebooks, pencils for them.
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