“During one week, from the 22nd to the 28th of April, the entire coastal neighborhood will become lively with a parade of 12 flashy carnival floats depicting the 12 Vietnamese zodiacs.”
Soak up the festive atmosphere stretching from the North to the South of the S-shaped country during the most salient national holiday – 30th of April & 1st of May. On this occasion, Danang will jubilantly celebrate the international fireworks festival, Hue will be animated with its own traditional festival, and Quang Ninh will burst into being high-spirited with the recurrence of Halong carnival.
Halong carnival 2018
This special occasion has played a crucial role in building the brand for the local tourism industry in recent years. The focal point is that the carnival this year will be held on a relatively large scale. Especially, the Sun Carnival Plaza square, where the carnival will take place, has a width of more than 13 hectares. More specifically, the stage at the square has the carrying capacity of up to 6000 people.
Street show (source: Internet)
The participation of the general director, Pham Hoang Nam, accompanied by some big-name artists across the country will deliver an absolutely well-treated “meal” with multicolor performances for all festival-goers and locals.
During one week, from the 22nd to the 28th of April, the entire coastal neighborhood will become lively with a parade of 12 flashy carnival floats depicting the 12 Vietnamese zodiacs. They will go across the main roads of Bai Chay, bringing with them happy vibes and lots of energy.
In the evening of the 28th of April, the carnival will be inaugurated with a fabulously welcoming performance where visitors will witness a dazzling lighting show, mind-blowing dances, and sensational folk music.
Delightful recreational activities
Dragon Park in Halong (source: Internet)
Apart from holding the lively carnival, Halong also features a plethora of dynamic recreational activities. While paying a visit to this charming city in the summer, it’s a great time to unwind and let yourself go with thrilling games in Sun World Ha Long Complex, a brand-new attraction in this neighborhood.
Visitors will have a chance to try out the record-breaking Queen cable car, the giant Sun Wheel, and mystic mountain complex. Especially, the leading modern theme park of Dragon Park is packed with more than 30 first-rate adventurous games allowing adventurers to seek out treasures. Besides, Typhoon Water Park also offers 12 exhilarating underwater games.
No journey to Halong would be complete without immersing yourself in the freshwater flow of the new Bai Chay beach. It used to be severely polluted but after one year of regeneration, it now owns a renewing appearance drawing many people back.
To make the most of your summer why not go on a trip to Halong on one of the North Vietnam group tours. It will be a one of a kind experience with lasting memories.
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