Ba Mun Island

Ba Mun Island is a schist island belonging to the Minh Chau Commune, Van Don District.
It stretches out parallel to Quan Lan Island, separated by the Doi Gate that runs in a north-east direction. It has the other name, Cao Lo Island. It is 15 km from the shore, 1,800 ha in area with more than 20 km length and narrow wide. It consists of a narrow stretch of earth and stone that runs east to west. The highest peak is Quit Mountain with a height of 397 m. The fauna and flora here are very plentiful. There are many rare species.

It is the only island in Ha Long Bay that is home to a primitive forest. There are countless species of plants and trees, some with giant trunks. This forest is also home to many rare animals such as chamois, deer and monkeys. It is said that many years ago tigers, panthers and elephants once resided on the island. In order to help preserve the forest, on 24 January 1997, the government recognised it as a national park.

Other Halong Islands

Endemic plants of Halong Bay
Yen Ngua Islet
Cong Tay Island
Trong Mai Islet
Dau Be Island
Cong Do Island
Ngoc Vung Island
Reu Island
The Vang Island
Quan Lan Island
Bo Hon Island
Tuan Chau Island
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