fauna : Despite its status as a National
Park, the highest protection level in Vietnam, Cat Ba
island has been heavily disturbed by large-scale development
activities, especially for the tourism industry. Birds
have been affected as much as other species, and the
most readily observed species on the island are now
Black Kite and Large-billed Crow.
Other features : Scenic
landscape, Golden-headed Langur (endemic primate).
Transportation : Car/bus
to Hai Phong City then boat to the island.
There are many hotels and guesthouses in the main town.
Permission : Tourism
site, accessible to all Vietnamese and foreign visitors.