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  What's new!

The Second International Symposium on
Southeast Asian Water Environment

    Technical Tour

    - Ha Long Bay, Vietnam -

    (Presented by Melia Hotel, Hanoi)

  • Location : Located 160 km North-east of Hanoi

    Halong Bay (Halong translates literally as where the dragon descending into the sea in Vietnamese) includes over 3,000 islands rising from the clear, emerald waters of Tonkin Gulf and covering an area of 1,500 square km.
    This Bay, one of the natural marvels of Vietnam, was recognized as World Heritage by UNESCO.

  • Tour program will be free of charge for the participants, and includes lunch and transporation.

  • As a seating capacity for the technical touris limited (approximately 100 seats), it is required that applicants sign up their participation as soon as possible. (Fist come, first served !!!)

  • - Tentative Time Table -

    06:30 Pick up delegates from Sofitel Plaza and Sunway hotel to Halong.
    10:00 Arrive in Halong. Take 3 or 4 tour boats to visit the Halong Bay.
    11:00 Visit Dau Go grotto and Heaven Palace grotto.
    12:00 Lunch on boat.
    13:00 Travel back to Hanoi.
    17:00 Arrive in Hanoi.

  • To get more information about Halong Bay, please visit the Website of Vietnamtourism-Hanoi.

    Updated: August 31, 2004