24km far from the mainland, Vung Vieng fishing village is located in the center of Bai Tu Long Bay to the northeast of Ha Long bay. This is a peaceful place with the beautiful scenery and features with the traditional culture of fishermen living around the Bay all year round. Coming to Vung Vieng fishing village, you will have a chance to learn how to use fishing net or fishing rod from the local fisherman at this area.
Vung Vieng has attracted lots of travelers for years by its beauties like pretty fishing boats, fish’s cages being in front of floating houses of local people, especially friendly and helpful fishermen, children with happiness on their faces on the way to school,… Everything makes this village become an attractive destination in Ha Long bay heritage.
There are only about 60 floating houses meaning 60 families in this village.Almost people here live on fishing and aquaculture but there are several people do small business on their boats by selling miscellaneous goods for other ones and tourists. That’s one of the features in Ha Long bay maybe you like because you can by something like snack, water,… from them while cruising on the bay but it’s quite expensive. Recently, when tourism has growth, Vung Vieng became famous place that is included in itineraries of travel and cruise companies. In order to explore this place, tourists can hire either kayak to discover by yourself or small boats rowing by local people or even go fishing with fisherman.
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