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Hon Gai Beach – A tourist destination “hiding from the noise of the city” in Ha Long

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Hon Gai is one of the prominent cultural and political centers of Ha Long. Although planned differently than famous amusement parks, Hon Gai is still an excellent attraction for domestic and foreign tourists.

Hon Gai is one of the tourist attractions to be noticed when traveling to Quang Ninh. With peaceful beauty, beautiful poetry, and exciting activities, this place is chosen by many visitors as their great resort.

Where is Hon Gai Beach in Quang Ninh?

Hon Gai Beach
Hon Gai Beach – Source: Internet

The city of Ha Long is divided into two sections: the Bai Chay entertainment district and the Hon Gai cultural and political center. Cua Luc Bay separates these two areas, and if you want to go to Hon Gai, you must go over Bai Chay Bridge.

This tourist area is 165 kilometers from Hanoi and 5 kilometers from Bai Chay and is ideal for weekend trips and resorts. Therefore, you should immediately pocket the detailed Quang Ninh travel guide with impressive destinations and attractive specialties to explore this place.

What is Hon Gai tourism? Popular tourist and entertainment destinations

Hon Gai is divided into small sections, which include:

  • Hon Gai Beach, which is a central economic and cultural area;
  • Column 8, which is the political center;
  • Column 5 and Cao Xanh, which are residential areas;
  • Ha Lam, Ha Khanh, and Ha Tu, which are coal mines.

According to Hon Gai tourism experience, you should visit some of the famous places below so as not to miss the beautiful scenery here:

Hon Gai beach

Location: Tran Quoc Nghien Street, Hong Ha Ward, Ha Long City.

Hon Gai Beach is one of the most extensive and most invested artificial beaches in the North. The beach is 900m long and 185m wide, with road items, sidewalks, and trees…

The beach was inaugurated on May 1, 2021, but only put into use on June 8. With such scale and investment, Hon Gai Beach has become a popular tourist destination in Ha Long, attracting both domestic and international visitors.

Quang Ninh Museum

Quang Ninh Museum
Quang Ninh Museum – Source: Internet

The Quang Ninh Museum is a one-of-a-kind architectural work that has become a symbol for the famous Ha Long Bay scenic area. The museum’s box-shaped design with a jet-black glass case creates a sense of mystery and stimulates visitors’ curiosity and discovery. The museum is divided into three floors with three distinct themes.

  • The first floor simulates a sea and nature world;
  • The second floor displays artifacts from prehistoric to modern times, from peacetime to wartime;
  • The third floor simulates coal mines and mining tools…

Bai Chay Bridge

Bai Chay Bridge
Bai Chay Bridge – Source: Internet

Hon Gai Beach and Bai Chay Beach are linked by the Bai Chay Bridge. The bridge has a significant economic and transport strategic position in the province. At the same time as the single-sided cable-stayed bridge design, Bai Chay Bridge is also one of the bridges with a unique design, becoming a check-in point for many young people.

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Vincom Plaza Ha Long Trade and Entertainment Complex

Vincom Plaza complex is in Bach Dang ward, Ha Long City. Because it is located in a critical position between Bai Chay and Hon Gai, the complex welcomes many visitors at home and abroad. Designed in a luxurious royal style, Vincom Plaza has 4 floors and 1 basement with a floor area of up to 37,000 m2. Here, you can shop for famous brands such as CK, Tissot, PNJ, Lareboss, Rayban, and more.

Hon Gai Church

Hon Gai Church
Hon Gai Church – Source: Internet

Hon Gai Church is located in Ha Long City’s Nui Dao, Bach Dang Ward. The Romanesque design inspired the church, which measures 42 meters long, 11 meters wide, and 33 meters tall. By visiting the church, you can learn more about the Quang Ninh people’s religion and beliefs.

Hon Gai Port

Hon Gai Port
Hon Gai Port – Source: Internet

Hon Gai Port is a national general seaport and a regional focal point of Vietnam. Hon Gai Wharf, in particular, is dedicated to transporting tourists from the North to the South as well as clean goods.

Hon Gai seafood market  

Hon Gai Market Quang Ninh is opposite Vincom Plaza, the oldest and most famous Ha Long market here. The market offers a wide selection of fresh seafood at very reasonable prices. After catching, the fishermen will bring the need to wholesale seafood. However, if you want to buy goods that are both delicious and nutritious, you must go to the market early in the morning.

Read more: Take a Hoi An Coconut boat to admire the beauty of the Bay Mau Coconut Forest

What to eat and where to eat in Hon Gai?

Special dishes in Hon Gai

If you are still wondering what to eat in Ha Long, the list of dishes below will conquer you at first sight:

  • Cha Muc:For the dish to be delicious, the squid must be fresh apricot squid and then crushed by hand and fried in a hot oil pan. Squid rolls are better when eaten with white sticky rice, rolls, etc. The price of squid cake ranges from 300,000 – 500,000 VND/kg.
  • Banh Cuon:If the usual rolls are served with spring rolls or grilled meat, coming to Hon Gai beach, visitors will enjoy the special squid rolls of the people here. The combination of squid cake and soft, fragrant rolls, served with sour, spicy, and dipping sauce, has attracted many customers.
  • Bun Be Be isone of the delicious seafood dishes. The surface rice noodles are also meticulously processed. The soul of the dish lies in the selection and processing of the surface. The surfaces that have just been caught will be the most delicious and fresh. Then, it was washed and boiled with a bit of ginger to remove the fishy smell. The sweet surface meat will make the dish attractive.
  • Halong yogurtis a summer cooling dish that is no stranger to many people. The dish combines yogurt served with pearls or other topping, such as dried coconut or strawberry… Pearl yogurt is available in Ha Long, from street vendors to fine dining establishments.

Famous Hon Gai restaurants and eateries in Quang Ninh

Hong Hanh Restaurant 1

The restaurant specializes in fresh seafood dishes for diners and is located at Column 8 Street, Hon Gai Ward, with a reference price of 250,000 – 350,000 VND.

Jumbo Restaurant

The jumbo restaurant has spacious and airy space overlooking Ha Long Bay. In particular, the restaurant can serve large groups of up to 200 diners at a time.

Sam Ba Ty Restaurant

The restaurant is in Group 7, Zone 4, Hong Ha Ward, Hạ Long. This is one of the long-standing eateries, serving famous dishes such as fried pork rolls, stir-fried fried meat, sweet and sour fried pins, etc. Many tourists also appreciate the restaurant because of the enthusiastic service staff and delicious and attractive food.

If you have a soul that loves to experience and a pair of eyes that love to explore, you will visit Hon Gai once. It is not natural that Quang Ninh is called the most famous tourist city in the North. Many places await your exploration.

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