Things to see and do
The first beach is called Cat Co 3 -- you can reach it by following the harbour road west until it ends, and then mounting the steps and going over the headland (if you're on a motorbike, they'll charge you 5,000 dong to park it at the base). On the other side is the Sunrise Resort, but the beach ... read more
Avid hikers should not hesitate to check out this beautiful national part, noted for its mangroves, subtropical evergreen forests, freshwater lakes, and even some coral reefs down along the coast. While rich in flora, hikers often report seeing little in the way of fauna, though there are ... read more
Rock Climbing trips with camping along the way can also be arranged in Cat Ba, lead by experienced climbers. Some sample rates: 2 days, 1 night, US$35, 3 days, 2 nights, US$40, 4 days, 3 nights, US$55. Trips can be arranged anywhere in town, but you might try talking to Tung at Phong Lan Hotel on ... read more
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