Located in the southwest of Halong – Quang Ninh, Tuan Chau Island is the only soil island of 1.969 islands on Halong Bay. With its white sand carpet stretching 6km and blue waters surrounded by 200 hectares of green pine forest, it is blessed with rich natural conditions in term of scenery and climate, deserving an ideal destination for those who want to take a rest.
In summer, people crave calm and coolness to catch the wind. What is more desirable than being immersed in cool blue waters of the sea, running barefoot on fine sands, or wandering to hear every breath of life and the murmur of the green pine trees. On a sunny summer day, coming to Tuan Chau island, you will be satisfied yourself to leave all worries behind to take a rest and admire the natural beauty.
How to go to Tuan Chau island?
From Hanoi, move from Luong Yen or My Dinh bus station. After 4 hours, you will be in Ha Long city. For every 30 minutes / trip, vehicles and various manufacturers will serve a diverse selection of visitors. From the port of Tuan Chau entertainment resort on Highway 18A, visitors can choose taxi or motorbike always waiting to travel to the center of Tuan Chau.
Formerly, Tuan Chau Island was just a poor commune with no electricity, no water, and no market. Means were mostly primitive boats. Since 1998, more than 2 km long road has been connecting the island to the mainland, opening up a new future for the island untouched but potential when having endless things to explore.
What should do when going to Tuan Chau island?
Take the boat to visit Halong Bay from the port station. This is the first artificial port in Vietnam with modern facilities and infrastructure. Besides the port is the system of townhouse villas and commercial streets in the styles of Italy and Japan architectures.
In the future, Ngoc Chau Marina in the southwestern island will be completed with over 8 km in length, resembling a sail wing reaching the sea. This will be the largest man-made harbor in Southeast Asia. There will be about 600-800 internationally luxury yachts docking here, creating a busy commercial port, a small city on the shores of the bay.
Along with a lot of effort in the construction and mining, Ngoc Chau will always be an indispensable destination in the journey to Ha long- Quang Ninh of domestic and foreign tourists.