Being a fisherman in Vung Vieng village

In Halong Bay, you will not only enjoy the magnificent view of natural beauty, but also you will be able to experience one day being a fisherman here.Tourists have opportunity to explore the daily life of fishermen in Vung Vieng fishing village.

Vung Vieng floating village

Vung Vieng fishing village

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Located in the heart of Bai Tu Long Bay, about 24km from the mainland, Vung Vieng fishing village is situated in a quiet location, with peaceful scenery. In the last few years, when the cruise tourism develops in Ha Long Bay, Vung Vieng floating village is becoming an attractive destination for many tour operators.

Fisherman's boat

Fisherman’s boat

Visit Vung Vieng, tourists can get to a small boat (they can wear life jackets), then they will be taken to the area with the most fish. Besides, tourists can immerse in the unspoiled natural scenery, enjoy and contemplate the value of vivid indigenous culture appeared in daily life of the local people or through the artifacts displayed in the exhibition area of Halong fishing villages co-operative.

Catch fish as local fisherman

Catch fish as local fisherman

Collect net

Collect net, the heavy nets with sparkling little fishes or big fishes 

are great achievements for visitors

With ” being a fisherman for a day tour” tourists can paddle themselves, then cast a fishing net, or fishing like a real fisherman. By noon, they will start to collect the net. The heavy nets with sparkling little fishes or big fishes are great achievements for visitors. With these fishes, the cook will help prepare the dish for the guests. In the evening, visitors can join squid fishing which is very interesting. Moreover, travel to Vung Vieng, tourists can visit the unique natural scenery, white sand beaches with very few footprints; enjoy the pure morning, magic afternoon on the beach…

Visiting Halong is not only an opportunity for you to learn about life of fisherman, but also you will have more respect and love for your own achievement.

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