Photo: Taking it easy at Thac Ba.

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Thac Ba Lake

While the lake draws comparisons with Ha Long Bay, and while it’s not quite on the same level, it’s still a truly beautiful area worthy of exploration. The lake is huge -- it sprawls across an area of more than 23,000 hectares, stretching 80 kilometres long and up to 10 kilometres wide. Its deepest point plunges down 42 metres. The dam created 1,331 islands, mostly covered in forest and ... Read more about Thac Ba Lake .

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Where are you planning on heading to after Thac Ba Lake? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Vietnam.

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