Overview of Halong bay from 150 meters high
With an area of 2,000 square kilometres, scattered all around with more than 1,900 magnificent islands and limestone pillars, Halong Bay is known for its splendid beauty and one of the world’s best natural marvel of all time as well as a long-standing spot in the “bucket” travel list of many travellers. TripReporter has applauded the journey with Hai Au Aviation’s seaplane as the best way for travellers to perfectly feast their eyes on Halong bay’s scenery, especially with its astonishing 150-300m high flyovers above this stunning wonder of Vietnam.
High-class and truly unique seaplane experiences
Travelling with the Cessna Grand Caravan 208B-EX, your journeys to this northern land of Vietnam has never been so quick, unique and full of excitement. Considered as the largest and safest single-engine float plane according to FAA and ICAO, Hai Au Aviation’s seaplane will meet your expectation as a great excursion.
Excitement like never before
From the exhilarating moments of the seaplane taking off or landing on the glimmering water at Tuan Chau Marina, to the breath-taking sights as the plane hovers above abundant islets, you will never be bored when travelling with our fun and talented pilots. As our flights are scheduled at the most suitable and most beautiful time of the day for sightseeing, the 25-minute scenic flight will be a “love at first sight” as you admire this magnificent beauty from the top of view.
Amazing Halong Bay in "Kong: Skull Island". Source: CGV Vietnam
POINTS OF DEPARTURE & ARRIVAL
• Tuan Chau Marina: No T7 Tuan Chau Commercial Urban Area, Tuan Chau Ward, Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province, Viet Nam.
• Dau Be Island: Located in the southeast of Halong Bay, 500 meters to the east, from the Bai Chay Tourist Wharf about 28 km, in a gland located in the outer archipelago of Ha Long Bay (Lan Ha Bay estuary), standing between Tra Ngu islands and Da Le Island.
• Cong Do island: On the south-east side of Ha Long Bay, about 25 km from Bai Cháy Wharf, Cong Do is in Bai Tu Long Bay in the region which recognised as the World Heritage. It has an area of 23,363 sq. m, and its mountain reaches a peak of 172 m. The island features many lagoons, which are the residence of numerous species of sea-life, such as shrimp, crab, fish, squid and aquatic plants.
• Bo Hon island: Bo Hon Island or Soap-Berry Tree Island, not only because of its splendid scenery, but also as it is one of the largest in the area. There are many grottoes located here, such as the Surprise, Luon, Virgin and Male grottoes. There is also a concentration of high mountains with vertical cliffs like citadel wall; mountains follow closely make a huge beautiful watercolour picture on the sea.