Frog Pond is located on the east side of Cat Ba Island, Lan Ha Bay. It is a very quiet bay area with about 400 large and small islands and 130 small golden sand beaches. All creating a beautifully natural picture, and located on the route trans-forest from the national park centre to Viet Hai village.
How Frog Pond is unique?
Frog pond lies in the middle of the mountain, at an altitude of 80 meters above sea level, the pond water can see the bottom. The pond has an area of 3.2 hectares and changes with the seasons. The dry season, the pond bed narrows, but never runs out. In the rainy season, the water flowing down from the rocky ravines makes the pond larger, seeing only a vast sky colour, forest colour and watercolour.
Especially In winter, the pond water is relatively warm, while in the summer it is cool.
Top things to do Frog Pond
Frog Pond is considered to be an ideal place for water sports, especially kayaking. Exploring the Gulf of Holland by kayak will bring new experiences that cruise ships cannot have.
Passing through islets and caves, kayaking lets you get closer to rocky mountains. And gaze at countless vivid views of the marine world under the clear blue waters.
When visiting Frog lake tourists often choose overnight cruises to enjoy the cool, fresh atmosphere, hear frogs squeaking, watch mackerel fish swim and track footsteps horizontal and vertical of thousands, tens of thousands of crabs.
When is the best time to visit Frog Pond?
From April to September: It can be said that this is the most suitable time for customers wishing to travel on the bay. At this time, the temperature fluctuates in the range of 26 – 33 degrees. Especially on sunny days above 35 degrees) which is very suitable for sightseeing activities and swimming.
How to get there?
From the centre of Cat Ba National Park, ride a motorbike to cross a distance of about 2 km paved under the leaves of the woven forest, to the foot of Anh Rang slope is the beginning of the journey to conquer the forest road with many long slopes. More than 9 km to Viet Hai commune – the most remote commune of Cat Hai island district. Going beyond Anh Rang and May Bau slope, you will reach Me Go valley.
From here, follow the trail, walk while marking the grass higher than the head of a person. If you are lucky, you can see with your own eyes that the gamblers wandering around for food and shadow of people, they will quickly disappear. Or the naughty squirrels pass back and forth on the branches of the old crocodile tree that a few people hug. And the most interesting thing is to see the scenery like “paradise in the middle of the world” in Frog Pond.
- Refer to some overnight yachts to explore the Frog Pond:
- 5 Star Cruise Le Theater Cruises Exploring Frog Pond Area
- Scarlet Pearl 5-star Super Class cruise in Ha Long
- Luxury Paradise Grand Cruise in Halong Bay