Ha Long City

Area: 271.95 sq. km

Population: 236.972 thousand habitants (2014)

Administrative division: 

Wards (20): Ha Khanh, Ha Lam, Ha Trung, Ha Phong, Ha Tu, Hong Hai, Cao Thang, Cao Xanh, Yet Kieu, Tran Hung Dao, Bach Dang, Hon Gai, Bai Chay, Hong Ha, Ha Khau, Gieng Day, Hung Thang, Tuan Chau, Viet Hung, Dai Yen.

Ethnic groups: Ha Long's population are most having emigrated from other places to settle here and mainly the Viet (or Kinh).

◊ Geographical position

Ha Long City, formerly the Hon Gai Town, is the cultural, economic and political centre of Quang Ninh Province. It borders Cam Pha City to the east, the Quang Yen Town to the west, the Hoanh Bo District to the north and Ha Long Bay to the south with the coastline of 20km

 

 

The city is divided into two parts: East Ha Long and West Ha Long. The eastern part is an industrial zone where most of the province's official buildings are also concentrated. The western part, also called Bai Chay, is the animated tourism zone.

 

◊ Characteristics

Being a coastal city, it has unique potentials of tourism and seaport due to its land lies along the shore of Ha Long Bay of 50km, and is 155km to the north-east from Ha Noi, 55km to the west from Hai Phong, 180km to the east from Mong Cai International Border Gate, and bounded by the Tonkin Gulf to the south. Ha Long has strategic location of economic development, security of the region and the country.

 

◊ Economy and Tourism

Ha Long City is the cultural, economic and political centre of Quang Ninh Province.

 

The city endowed with Ha Long Bay - a World Natural Heritage Site recognized by UNESCO for its thousands of natural islands. In addition to the most active branch of tourism, there are other economic activities such as: trade, seaport, coal, marine products and the production of construction materials.

 

In the south of the city is Bai Tho (Poem) Mountain which was widely used by famous poets. Its limestone peak is rich in bio-diversity and offers attractive views of the bay.

 

There are also such places of interest as Cua Van Fishing Village, Hoang Gia Park, Ha Long Market, Bai Chay Trading Center, Sun World Halong Complex, Quang Ninh Museum and Library, Tuan Chau International Tourism and Recreation Complex, etc.

ALBUM
NEARBY DESTINATIONS
Trong Mai Islet

Quang Ninh

Tuan Chau Island

Quang Ninh

Ha Long Bay

Quang Ninh

Sung Sot Grotto

Quang Ninh

WHERE TO STAY
Ngoc Lan Hotel

Add: Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 372

Bai Chay Villa Hotel

Add: Hau Can St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 781

Huong Ha Hotel

Add: 22 Vuon Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 308

Ha Long Hotel

Add: 80 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3826 509

The Ky Moi Hotel

Add: 27 Vuon Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3848 688

Thuy Duong Hotel

Add: 20 Ha Long St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 137

Hong Minh Hotel

Add: 21A Ha Long St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 643

Thuong Trang Hotel

Add: Group 12- Zone 4B, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 137

Viet Tien Hotel

Add: 32 Vuon Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 978

Huong Lien Hotel

Add: 283 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3826 608

Hoa Thuy Tien Hotel

Add: 193 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3826 297

Nang Huong Hotel

Add: 59 Anh Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3845 400

Thuong Mai Hotel

Add: 269 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3827 258/ 3827 760

Linh Dan Hotel

Add: Group 12- Zone 4, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 025

Giao Te Quang Ninh Hotel

Add: Km4 Ha Long St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3845 999

Le Hoa Hotel

Add: 109 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3625 067

Hoang Thao Hotel

Add: 110-112 Vuon Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 703

Bin Bop Hotel

Add: Group 10- Zone 1, Tran Hung Dao St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3627 686

Van Long Hotel

Add: Group 12 - 4B, Bai Chay, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 331

Nam Phuong Hotel

Add: 42 Anh Dao, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3845 454

WHERE TO EAT
Bien Mo Floating Restaurant

Add: 35 Ben Tau St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3828 951

Nang Tam Vegetarian Restaurant

Add: Yen Tu's telpher station, Uong Bi City

Tel: (84-203) 3661 027

Hong Kong Restaurant

Add: Ha Long St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 591

Thien Trang Restaurant

Add: 7 Tran Phu St., Cam Pha City

Tel: (84-203) 3862 467

Tuyet Tuyet Restaurant

Add: Khu 8, Cai Rong Townlet, Van Don Dist.

Tel: (84-203) 3874 256

Quan Hai Lau Restaurant

Add: Bai Chay St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 037

Cong Doan Restaurant

Add: Bai Chay Tourist Centre, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 780

Bien Xanh Restaurant

Add: 8 Le Thanh Tong St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3825 112

Anh Duong Restaurant

Add: Group 6, Yet Kieu Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 6293 666

Ha Long Wonder Restaurant

Add: 98 Ben tau Hon Gai St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3811 279

Phu Dong Restaurant

Add: 6A Le Thanh Tong St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3656 339