Fishing Villages in Halong Bay
There are 4 fishing villages serving major tourist attractions which is Cong Dam, Cua Van, Vung Vieng, Ba Hang.
Fishing village is an interesting feature of the daily life of Halong Bay locals. They are home to many Vietnamese who live and work in the bay. These families earn their living from the diversified supply of the marine life. It might be hard to imagining living everyday life surrounded by water and limestone outcrops. A lot of cruise ships will anchor near a floating village so that you can take the opportunity to visit. You could understand more about the real life of those fishermen on floating boats by chatting with them. Pay a visit to one of those charming villages, meet playful kids, and meet some grinning fishermen. This way, you are experiencing of the most interesting things to do in Halong Bay.
You will not only be immersed in the quiet and peaceful location viewing the charming landscape, and discovering the cultural life of the fishermen but also will be instructed in the fine arts of sailing and casting fish nets.
You will be enchanted by the beauty of the boats, the nets slung over posts in front of the house, the simple but hospitable fishermen, and the small children smiling as they go to school. This idyllic scene shows the traditional character of a floating fishing village.