When it comes to Vietnam heritage tour, Halong Bay seems to be one of the most talked-about alternatives. In addition to a luxury night in a high-end cabin on a fancy cruise, a wide range of captivating entertaining and cultural outdoor activities are also included. One of them is a day trip to the back of the Bay where a long-founded fishing life occurs on a daily basis. Here is what you should know about things you are about to be offered.

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A fishing village at a foot of a mountain

When Halong Bay is not the only thing in Halong Bay

The culture of Halong has not gone without its long-lasting history, the enormous landscapes as well as the rustic and hard-working people since the twilight of the region, which dates back to millennials ago. Amongst those, the culture of living with the waves of the ocean has been greatly preserved and developed for generations.

Cửa Vạn fishing village
Cửa Vạn fishing village

Owning a Vietnam heritage tour from Halong, if your time budget allows, why not make it a great escape to the unseen side at the back of the Bay and open your own mind with these poetic serene fishing villages. Some of the best names to be recalled are Cửa Vạn, Vung Viêng, Ba Hang and the list go on.

The floating houses
The floating houses

Do you know that one of the best scenic fishing villages in the World is actually hidden in the back of Halong Bay? Without this sudden disclosure, you are most likely to miss this iconic site. Yes, we are talking about Cửa Vạn fishing village is indeed a magnificent and distinctive wonder made by the hands of Vietnamese people, in which the finest vintage and romantic essence bring out a special traditional culture.

A hidden gem
A hidden gem

A long-founded daily culture not everyone is able to observe

What to be expected when signing up for one of your heritage tours in Vietnam to this land? Paying a visit to Cửa Vạn or any other fishing villages brings you a chance to observe a truly rustic and simple life of the native sailormen and fishermen who spend most of their entire life on floating with the waves.

Day trip to the floating village
Day trip to the floating village

Not obtaining a real well-off style of life, smiles are something always displaying on their faces. The laughter of children, the sound of waves hitting the boat sides, the echoes of men and women pulling the very first good hauls of fish, or the sound of nothing! Absolutely nothing! With the salty smell in the air, the freezing breeze and the jade-like water reflecting the gigantic limestone mountains. All these simple things tend to combine and all give out the most stunning beauty to your trip.

Reflection
Reflection

Apart from all of the above, such cultural attractiveness is well reflected from the holy religious life and mental life through the time you make a new local friend in the Bay of Halong, or a sudden visit to a local wedding party, a traditional festival and sometimes the joyfulness of the kids having fun by their daily folk games.

Chinese-ink painting
Chinese-ink painting

The career of fishing in the far-off ocean is a long-established profession in the lives of the citizens in Halong and neighboring countries. Such fishing life goes hand in hand with numerous aquaculture festivals and rituals. Some of them are known as the Whale worshipping or God of the sea.

Singing contest
Singing contest

Moving with your day tour exploring the hidden face of Halong sea allows you to own a brilliant view of the calm ocean where various fishing boats are docked or floating in tranquility on the surface. The whole scene now turns into a beautiful Chinese-ink painting in actual life.

The local kids
The local kids

Not only is it able to deliver an interesting sightseeing trip, but a trip to one of these fishing villages is also a chance in which you would be visiting a random floating house on the site.

Spending a serene time
Spending a serene time

Guess what! Your best Vietnam heritage tour does not simply end like that. Making your time away from the luxury cruise in the Bay leads you to an opportunity to have a short chit-chat with the native fishermen and get to know the deepest corner in their daily fishing life.

From afar
From afar

Other than that, there is surely nothing better than jumping right into a generous and mouthwatering homemade meal with the locals. Would you be down for a sailing a fishing lesson processed by your local teachers? Then you should pack your bags and head to Halong right way!

Gigantic beauty
Gigantic beauty
Halong cruises
Halong cruises

Before this disclosure is revealed, you may have no idea of an actual Vietnam heritage tour can be offered besides a night over on a luxury cruise in the middle of Halong Bay. Well, now it is time to change your mind of how a Halong Bay tour can be customized. Contact your nearest travel agency right now for the best organization.