Area: 6,099.0 km2
Population (2009): 1,144,988
Quang Ninh is the northeast province of Vietnam. It is bordered by China in the North, by Hai Phong province in the South, by Gulf of Tonkin in the East, and by Lang Son, Bac Giang, Hai Duong provinces in the West. Its coastal line is more than 200km.
Quang Ninh province has forest, sea, and many precious sea products. Especially there is high reserve of coal in Quang Ninh province, which covers 90% of Vietnam’s reserve.
Halong Bay of Quang Ninh is the World natural heritage. Besides, with hundreds of historical vestige, this is the big tourist centre of Vietnam. Tourists could enjoy the natural landscape as well as the traditional cultures of people in here.
Average temperature in whole year: 25 oC