Tuan Chau Island


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Tuan Chau Island

Tuan Chau tourist area has long been known as one of the famous tourist destinations of the North. This place not only has majestic natural landscapes but also tourism has been investing and developing strongly. So Tuan Chau is very suitable for a short or long vacation for you and your family.

How Tuan Chau Island is unique?

tuan chau island

Tuan Chau is one of the very important tourist destinations of the coastal city of Ha Long in Quang Ninh province. This is the largest man-made sea in Vietnam with an area of ​​up to 220ha. The gentle coastline with white sand layers is suitable for visitors to enjoy and participate in interesting water games. Tuan Chau is therefore rated by tourists as one of the most beautiful islands in Ha Long.

It is a worth a stay in Tuan Chau island

Tuan Chau Island also owns a 2km long road connecting Tuan Chau Island with the mainland. This road has created a very special attraction that makes tourists fidgety with its majesty.

Not only has a romantic nature, but Tuan Chau Quang Ninh is also known for its remarkable development and diversity of rare potentials. From high-rise houses to resort villas, more than 3-star hotels, all meet the maximum needs of tourists.

Top things to do in Tuan Chau Island

Choosing Tuan Chau tourism in addition to watching the beautiful scenery, visitors can also participate in many other interesting activities and games. Because of these things, Tuan Chau is always a special attraction for many tourists to Ha Long.

The amusement park has a very large area, stretching up to more than 5 hectares running along the coast. Visitors coming here also do not forget to learn about the entertainment venues and opening hours of this resort.

1. Offering music performance Tuan Chau

Tuan Chau tourist destination attracting the most tourists is the water music show. Surrounding the show is an extremely large stand with more than 12,000 seats. Looking down from above, we can see that the water music site looks like an ancient Roman arena.

The building is a place where performances of thousands of water fountains are performed together. Along with the combination of epic sound, laser light. Visitors sit in the stands and enjoy performances shaped by water, fire, music and attractive laser lights, you will surely feel impressed by the majesty here.

Regarding the opening time of the water music show area, each performance is 40 minutes/program with the following time frames: From 9:15 am to 10:00 pm, from 7:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Friday and Saturday), from 20:15 – 20: 55, from 21: 15 – 22:15.

2. The outdoor amusement park in Tuan Chau

Not only there are spectacular water music performances, when you come here you can also have fun at the outdoor amusement park. This area lies in an area of ​​about 5 hectares stretching along the length of Tuan Chau beach. This is a modern amusement park, designed in harmony between the available architecture and natural landscape.

Visiting the open-air park, visitors will be able to admire and explore the natural wonders of the miniature world presented at the park’s central location.

Along with that, visitors will have the opportunity to meet with characters from Grimm fairy tales or funny, lovely cartoon characters of Walt Disney studio. This is a special destination suitable for families with young children in the Tuan Chau journey.

Travelling to Tuan Chau, you will be comfortable soaking in a relaxing dip in the clear blue water or lying in the cool sun on the beach. Besides, visitors can participate in all kinds of attractive entertainment games here such as canoe pulling, windsurfing, high-speed water-skiing motorcycles, …

If you are a lover of sports activities, do not miss subjects such as soccer, beach volleyball, camping,… Another suggestion that makes your Tuan Chau island trip more memorable is to choose Ha Long cruise, if possible, watch Tuan Chau from above by helicopter, or snorkel to watch the coral.

Currently, cruise tours are being loved by many domestic and international tourists because of their new and outstanding advantages.

Tuan Chau boat dock

When is the best time to visit Tuan Chau Island?

Tuan Chau attracts millions of tourists every year. Because, at any time, this island has its beauty. But, due to the different regional weather, the time you should choose to travel is appropriate. So when to travel to Tuan Chau Island? From late April to early October is an ideal time for you and your family and friends to visit Tuan Chau. At this time, the weather is cool and comfortable, very suitable for tourism activities, swimming.

In the middle of the year, the weather in Quang Ninh will get hotter. However, this time there will be comfortable holidays. Therefore, depending on your needs, you can consider choosing the most reasonable time for your Halong Bay trip.

How to get there?

From Hanoi, visitors have many ways to move to Tuan Chau. You can ride by motorbike or catch a bus at bus stations in the city to get to Bai Chay. Hanoi is about 170km from Bai Chay, it will take you about 4-5 hours by car. If in other localities, tourists can buy a plane ticket to Van Don, then take a bus or taxi to Ha Long or Bai Chay.

From Bai Chay, there is a concrete road about 2km long connecting the mainland to the island.

Recommended accommodation

Hotels in Tuan Chau are many, plentiful in both quantity and quality. Here are some options you can consider:

Fully-furnished budget hotels in Tuan Chau:

  • Halong Lavender Cruise
  • Tuan Chau Morning Star Hotel

Cheap, quality and basic hotels in Tuan Chau:

  • Huong Bien Halong Hotel
  • Hoa Binh Halong Hotel

Tuan Chau wharf

What to eat?

Tuan Chau island culinary paradise is extremely unique and attractive. So, besides having fun, do not forget to explore the specialties here.

  • Ha Long Squid Pies: This is an extremely nutritious and delicious dish. This dish is loved by many tourists. The squid here is processed by people according to a special recipe, so it has a unique and unique flavour in this area.
  • Sa Sung: Is a very famous speciality dish in Tuan Chau tourist area. Peanut worm is usually processed by Grilling, stir-frying, lemongrass and chilli, steaming, frying oil, … All are very delicious and attractive.
  • Ngan Bien: It is one of the delicious dishes and has been included in the list of the best dishes of Tuan Chau. So, when travelling here, do not miss the opportunity to enjoy the dish made by steaming, baking, frying … this extremely special.
  • Sam: It usually lives a lot in salty waters. But to enjoy the delicious Sam, coming to Tuan Chau is an ideal and right choice.

Hopefully, with the above Tuan Chau travel experiences, you have had more useful information for your trip. Wish you will have a memorable vacation in one of the natural wonders of the world – at Halong Bay!

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