.The project has an area of approximately 172ha in which one-fourth of total area is mountain and water. The project includes villas of different areas, four-star and five-star hotels; features include a selection of dining, resting venues; on-land, underwater entertainment zones; international conference centre, boating, tourism port, commercial and trading area. The project includes various components to serve visitors of all classes. This is a large-scale project on tourism and urban development and located in a potential tourism-rich area. The owner company is confident that the project will be not only a good investment opportunity for investors but also make a contribution to the general socio-economic development of the project province and the tourism industry of Vietnam. Thus, Vinaconex- ITC is actively implementing the project as well as working with local and international investors to select a qualified investor to implement the project in which the investor can operate … [Read more...] about Cat Ba gets one more resort
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Belonging to Cat Ba Archipelago, which includes 367 islands, in the south of Ha Long bay, Cat Ba Island is only 30 km from Hai Phong city centre and 25 km from Ha Long city. Not at all is it a random thing when Cat Ba is also called PearlIsland (Dao Ngoc in Vietnamese). With a 70m altitude, and the post to overlook Lan Ha lagoon, Cat Ba lures tourists by its heavenly captivation. With an area of 140 km2 and population of 9000 people, it is proud to be the biggest island among the 1,969 islands in Ha Long bay. If you are considering a fresh-air and beautiful place to travel, just pack your stuff, stand up and fly to this magic land of blue Sky and Sea! The Biosphere reserve of the world! The archipelago has a global significance thanks to its plentiful species found nowhere else. It is home to the golden-headed langur (Trachypithecus poliocephalus), one of the top ten rare primates in the world due. Besides, visitors can find several precious habitat types here, including fringing … [Read more...] about Cat Ba island, Vietnam’s Pearl Island, a surprising heavenly landscape!
Among nearly 2,000 islands of Ha Long Bay, the largest one - the Jade or Cat Ba Island -, is a tourist destination famous by its emerald green water beaches, by fine white sand and by a wide range of services that meet all tourists' demands, from simple to hi-class. Visitors usually get to Cat Ba Island by speed boat, hydrofoil boat or car-carrying ferry. These modes of travel could save them the time. However, travelers would miss a very interesting part of the travelling. If you have time, just try going to Cat Ba by motocycle and feel the completely new image of the Island. Starting from Hanoi, you can take Tuan Chau (Quang Ninh) - Gia Luan, or Dinh Vu (Hai Phong) - Cat Ba ferry routes. We would prefer taking Dinh Vu - Cat Ba route. You do not have to wait for long, because the ferries depart Dinh Vu terminal hourly. After about an hour and a half of ferry travel, you will put your foots on the island. If traveling by speed boat, you'll be taken directly to the district center. … [Read more...] about Cat Ba – the path of the forest and the sea
Cat Ba - A GoldenIsland for Investors Cat Ba is among the most famous tourism areas of Vietnam and attracted more than 500,000 domestic and foreign visitors last year, in which approximately 20 per cent were foreign visitors. Cat Ba Island under Cat Ba District, HaiPhongCity, 150 km from Hanoi, is the biggest island among 366 limestone islands of the Cat Ba Archipelago. Tourism potential Cat Ba Archipelago, with an area of approximately 200km2, is world renowned for its wonderful limestone mountains, tropical forests, sea grass, beaches, mysterious caves and diversified ecosystem. From Hai Phong City, tourists can go to Cat Ba Island by land, by water or by air. It takes 45 minutes by boat and visitors can enjoy the wonderful, expansive natural landscape. Last year, the State invested approximately VND 100 billion to expand the electricity supply system for all communes on the island and build infrastructure, roads, bridges and ferries. There is 90 hotels and guesthouses, … [Read more...] about Cat Ba – A GoldenIsland for Investors
Hai Phong Transport Department and Quang Ninh Transport Department recently surveyed the inland waterway route to transport passengers by fast ferries from Hon Gai Vinashin Port (in Ha Long City) to Ben Beo Passenger Ferry Pier (in Cat Ba Town, Hai Phong). The route is invested by Phuc Thinh International Tourism JSC (of Quang Ninh Province). As scheduled, at the passenger ferry pier of Hon Gai Port, Phuc Thinh International Tourism JSC operated a fast ferry with sufficiency of terminal procedures, technical safety certificates, responsibility insurance, crew register, and firefighting instruments to bring the survey team through the route: Ha Long Bay passage – Tuan Chau-Gia Luan specialized passage – Lach Ngan passage – Dau Xuoi-Cua Van canal – Tung Gau-Cua Dong canal – Bai Beo-Ben Beo canal, at an average speed of 22.5 nautical miles per hour. Duration of the constant journey from HonGaiPort to Ben Beo Pier was 43 minutes. According to the assessment … [Read more...] about To open Ha Long – Cat Ba fast ferry route