Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago

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Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago is part of the Tentative list of Vietnam in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List. It is a proposed extension of Ha Long Bay WHS.

Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago – Extension (Vietnam) is a proposed extension of the Ha Long Bay WHS. The Cat Ba Archipelago is a series of spectacular limestone islands and islets which, along with those in Ha Long Bay, are a preeminent example of marine karst topography. Ha Long Bay and the Cat Ba Archipelago form the largest limestone island ecosystem in Asia, supporting a high level of biodiversity within its tropical rain forests, mangrove forests, coral reefs, tidal flats, and marine lakes.

Map of Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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