Passing the Cho Da (Stone Dog) Islet and the Con Meo (Cat) Islet, one sees an imposing stone slab resting on two other small stone – stands blocked the way. The stone slab resembles a huge incense burner, which lies in the middle of the sea as a holy object to worship the Sky and Earth. That island is called Dinh Huong Islet.
Dinh Huong Islet or Lu Huong Islet (means Incense Burner Islet in Vietnamese and when the tide is low, tourists can see its four pins underneath) is located about 6 kilometers from Bai Chay Tourist Wharf.
With such shape in the majestic setting of turquoise waters and layers of faraway mountains, the islet feels like a limestone incense burner dedicated to national heroes who died to protect the country. Its fascinating shape is not only attracts visitors but also made the appearance on the nation’s 200.00 VND bill as another proof for the rich and beautiful imagination of Vietnamese people.
So, Dinh Huong Islet is an outstanding site of Halong bay that draws the attraction of several tourists coming to Halong bay.
Beside Ding Huong Islet, you alsp visit Thien Cung Cave and Titop Beach. There are many interesting things in our Halong bay tour.