Halong Bay is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in Vietnam. This is with good reason as the Karst topography creates thousands of islands that thrust out of the sea into the waiting camera lens and beckons hundreds of photos. Boat tours are easy to find in Hanoi and relatively inexpensive. Meals are included and the tour includes a night or two on a boat, which saves hotel money. A visit to an enormous cave and kayaking round out the list of activities. If you dislike tours, this is the one you have to do in Vietnam.
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