Tuan Chau ferry connects Halong Bay and Cat Ba Island Au Lac Company has recently provided modern Tuan Chau ferry to the tourist waterway from Tuan Chau Island (Halong Bay) to Cat Ba Island. Thanks to this waterway, tourists can transport easily between two famous tourist destinations.
Tuan Chau Group launched the ferry route earlier this year to cater to the increasing demand of people frequenting the two destinations and especially travelers interested in sightseeing. The landscapes along the way are karst limestone rock formations that have been carved by sea winds, sunshine and time into eye-catching shapes.
From Tuan Chau, the Cat Ba Island ferry runs only 3 times/ day in winter and 5 times/ day in summer. You can choose a 50-minute ferry or 30-minute hydrofoil to get to Cat Ba Ferry Terminal. Once arrived, it is essential to drive through the cross-island road in 45 minutes to Cat Ba town. Large ferry from Tuan Chau to Gia Luan, Cat Ba
Tuan Chau Ferry Tuan Chau – Cat Ba ferry is the only sea route in Vietnam connecting the two heritage regions, the world natural wonder of Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba island of Lan Ha Bay. Visitors will be able to expand their views to admire the majestic beauty of Ha Long Bay.
The shortest way to go from Ha Long Bay to Cat Ba is by ferry since there's no road that leads to the island. You have to go to Tuan Chau ferry terminal to take the ferry. Book a bus to Cat Ba
Hey, yes you travel through the towering limestone karsts when you take the ferry from Tuan Chau to Cat Ba (north of the island). The highspeed boat between Hai Phong and Cat Ba town travels around the south of the island so, misses the karsts completely. Hope that helps 🙂
Tuan Chau Ferry dock to Bai Chay We took the old road on Tuan Chau from the ferry back to Bai Chay and it is 1 km shorter than taking the main tourist road. It is small, so not great for cars, but ideal for motorcycles, scooter, cyclists (like us) or walking.
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2. Ferry. A very popular option to get to Cat Ba island is to take the ferry. The ride is quite enjoyable as it offers nice sea views of the surroundings. Ferries leave daily from the Tuan Chau ferry terminal and it takes around 2 to 2.5 hours to get to Cat Ba Island. Baggage is included. The price of a ticket is around $3 to $5.
Tuan Chau Ferry. DEPART. Tuan Chau Island ARRIVAL. Cat Ba Island 00h 45m. $ 2.00. Cat Ba Island: 08:00 Tuan Chau Pier: 08:50 Cat Ba Island: 03h 14m :