Nestled in the Gulf of Tonkin to the northeast of Vietnam, Halong Bay has gained huge reputation for its extraordinary seascapes of thousands of limestone islets and turquoise sea waters. Voted by CNN as one of the 5 best places to watch the dawn in Asia, Halong cannot be a better place for nature lovers who are about to take Vietnam tours to witness this poetic scenery. Take a Halong Bay tour to watch the best sunset ever with your bare eyes!

Always being among the top tourist hubs in Vietnam as well as in Asia, Halong Bay welcomes millions of travelers from different parts of the world each year. Taking a Halong Bay tour, visitors cannot help themselves from standing in awe when seeing what nature has blessed this area. In different periods of time, Halong Bay holds a distinctive appeal. At twilight, sunlight fills the sky with pure scattered light and the tides on the sea are racing among each other to reach the horizon from where the mighty godlike sun appears, creating such an energetic vibe for a full adventure day. Sunset, on the contrary, leaves us with a tranquil and peaceful atmosphere that can easily ease our soul.

The brilliant orb of amber and tangerine sinks lower and lower in the sky until it dips down into the horizon, painting Halong Bay sky in magnificent hues of fiery red and crimson. The colors fades from maroon to neon pink and majestic purple. An impossibly bright orange colors the world a sparkling gold as the sun descends. The sky changes from cornflower blue to a subtle purple, speckled with diamonds and adorned in one large orb of opal.

There are different ways to enjoy the gorgeous sunset in your Halong Bay tour. Travelers can lie on the swanky lounge on the sundeck of a Halong Bay cruise, have a cocktail while watching the sun going down on the far-off sea, or ride the kayak to be left alone with the nature. Also, it is a great experience to stroll on the empty beach and enjoy this poetic scenery with your lovers. It is absolutely a must-try experience that visitors should never ignore when traveling to Halong Bay.

Watching the sun pouring out its brilliant hot oranges and reds into the clouds like a pot of molten lava, you will realize how tenuous and thin the tranquil clouds are. No one asks but you yourself, unconsciously, would stay quiet so that you will be allowed to stay lost in this magical moment a while longer.

Without any doubt, sunset in Halong Bay is a magnificent scene that one should witness at least once in their life. Do not hesitate, take an overnight Halong Bay Cruise to witness the miracle of nature!