THE WILD BEAUTIFUL SCENERY OF THE PEARL ISLANDS IN THE NORTHERN REGION
Located 30km from the center of Hai Phong city to the East, Cat Ba Archipelago consists of 367 islands with rich and diverse natural ecosystems with outstanding biological values such as primeval forests, limestone forests, coniferous forest, caves, mangroves, tidal flats, salt lakes, coral reefs and rare animals, have been recognized by UNESCO as a world biosphere reserve. Here, Cat Ba Island, also known as Pearl Island, is the largest of 1,969 islands in Lan Ha Bay.
Coming to this beautiful island, tourists can not only immerse in the cool water of the blue beaches, but also can explore the mysterious nature through the primeval forests on the island.
With the “leaning against the mountains, facing the sea” terrain, with the view embracing mountains and the ocean, Cat Ba Island is home to charming and fascinating landscapes. It is blessed with the general climatic features of the Northern Delta, and the climatic features of a coastal limestone island, which is mildly pleasant year-round.
Embracing Cat Ba, Lan Ha Bay possesses clear blue coast and hundreds of small islands. Seen from above, this place is like a natural picture with the green forest mixed with the blue sea. Cat Ba also owns one of the two Southeast Asian most beautiful beaches: Cat Co 2 Beach – with long sparkling sandy beaches, emerald blue sea, lying along the bay as inviting.
SUN WORLD CAT BA CABLE CAR
Coming to Sun World Cat Ba Cable Car, tourists will admire the whole “pearl” of the Gulf of Tonkin on the world’s most modern cable car, connecting from the center of Cat Hai island to Cat Ba town. Cat Ba cable car brings tourists a new, extremely convenient means of transportation, not only protects the environment, but also shortens travel time in half.
CAT HAI – PHU LONG CABLE CAR ROUTE
In the first phase, Sun World Cat Ba Cable Car officially put into operation the Cat Hai – Phu Long three-wire cable car route, with a total length of 3,955m, a capacity of 4,500 passengers/hour, including 60 cabins with a capacity of 30 passengers/cabin, in order to bring tourists quickly from Cat Hai Island to near Cai Vieng wharf on Cat Ba Island. In particular, Cat Hai – Phu Long cable car route has a cable pillar height of 214.8 m, recognized by the Guinness World Organization as the “highest cable car pillar in the world”.
In the first phase, Sun World Cat Ba Cable Car put into operation two cable car stations, Cat Hai Station and Phu Long Station, out of the total five stations of the project. Along with the new three-wire cable car, Cat Hai station and Phu Long station with a large area, modern design, architecture are towards pure Vietnamese culture, bearing the breath of the land of the port.
Cat Hai Station: With a total area of 9,130m2, designed to simulate shipyard in the style of Hai Phong port land.
Phu Long Station: Inspired by the design of the station located in the middle of the mangrove waters, with a total area of 4,894m2, the station has an outdoor architecture in a tropical style, close to nature, and the interior of the station simulates the vast ocean.
SUN WORLD CAT BA CABLE CAR
Location: Chan Village, Dong Bai Commune, Cat Hai District, Hai Phong City