Sunset Bay Triathlon 2020
Sunset Bay Triathlon is an Olympic standard race with a total distance of 51.5 which comprises of Swimming (1.5 km) - Cycling (40 km) - Running (10 km). The race will be held at Tuan Chau - Ha Long.
Located within the World's Heritage - Ha Long Bay, Tuan Chau Island creates a closed race area with no traffic for an absolutely amazing experience for all triathletes.
Being held in the afternoon, Sunset Bay Triathlon will be the first race where all triathletes could experience the stunning sunset at the Bay area upon arriving at the Finish line and go all out at the beach party after that.
Tuan Chau Island,
Sitting in the northwest of Halong Bay, Tuan Chau Island is located 8 kilometers south west of Halong City. Connected both by ocean and road, Tuan Chau is a mere 18km away from Highway No. 1. It takes about 2 hours to get there by boat from Mong Cai (although more like 3 by road), and just 1 hour from Hai Phong.
A far cry from the days just before the turn of the century, Tuan Chau Island now boasts a myriad of recreational activities and markets itself as a relaxed beachy alternative to the bedlam of downtown Halong City. With fresh air, beautiful landscape, clean water and blue sea, Tuan Chau Island is definitely the ideal place in to discover Ha Long Bay.
Thanks to the diversity of the natural ecosystem here, getting out in nature is one of the best things you can do. The island is quite hilly, so mountain climbing, trekking, and camping are all good choices for the nature lovers out there.
Also in Tuan Chau, tourists might also enjoy a variety of exciting activities like Jet Ski, canoes parachute, sea fishing, kayaking, mountain climbing, camping,.... various services and entertainment such as dolphin show, seal show, circus, and martial art show 6 days a week (except Monday), 4-km- artificial beach, visit Ha Long Bay by helicopter service, musical water park, laser, etc.