Hanoi - Halong Bay - Welcome onboard (L, D)
8h-8h30: Our bus picks you up from Hanoi to Halong bay. On the
way, the bus stops for a short break about 15 minutes.
12h00: Arriving at Halong harbour. Getting on board, welcome
drink and have lunch with delicious sea food while our boat
departs to visit Halong bay – The natural heritage of the
world, it was recognised by UNESCO – which involves
thousands of islands and islets. You will be amazed by the
beauty of the landscape and you have chance to see the most
famous cave in Halong bay.
15h00: Tour guide takes you to discover the Sung Sot cave –
cave of Surprises – which makes you surprised with its
stalactites and stalagmites formed of limestone. It would
effect your imagination well. After that you enjoy kayaking
around Fishing Villages or Titop island but if you mind
kayaking, you can visiting the Titop mountain and climbing
up to the top to see the whole scenery of the bay. After
getting down, relaxing on the sandy beach or swimming.
17h30: Come back the boat to shower and relax, joining the
cooking class and enjoy your product.
19h00: Have dinner. Then you enjoy squid fishing, watching
movie or singing karaoke.
Halong Bay exploration
OPTION 1: DISCOVERING HALONG BAY'S BEAUTY (B,L,D)
6h00: Morning Vietnam Tai Chi exercise, instruction on the
7h00: Have breakfast. After breakfast, the boat goes
visiting oyster farm and go to Lan Ha bay, visit Van Gia
Fishing Village. You have chance to learn more about the
daily life of fishermen there. Then the boat takes you to
some other places in Halong bay and Lan Ha bay where there
are some nice sandy beaches. You can swim and relax there or
kayak around the bay. After long time of bay discovery, you
get back on the boat for the lunch.
In the afternoon, the boat takes you to visit Bat cave and
some other caves which look like lakes. They were covered
with ranges of mountains. Particularly, it's a very peacful
place of the bay. So, kayaking there is such a good time.
16h00-17h30: Getting back on Hanoi Opera to shower and
relax. Join the cooking class and enjoy your product.
19h00: Have dinner. Enjoy interesting events on boat such
as: Squid fishing, singing karaoke or watching movie.
OPTION 2: CAT BA DISCOVERY (B,L)
6h30: Joining morning Tai Chi exercise, instruction on the
7h00: Have breakfast on boat. After that the boat goes to
oyster farm and Van Gia Fishing Village. Transferred to the
other boat, it takes you to visit “Three peach fruit
islets”, then kayaking at Lan Ha bay or getting on Van Boi
beach to swim and relax.
12h00: Have lunch. Then the boat goes to Cat Ba island. On
the way, you can see the monkey island. After landing Cat Ba
island, the bus takes you to Cat Ba hotel in ten minutes.
In the afternoon, you have free time to visit Cat Ba town or
Cat Co, Cat Tien beach. In the evening, free to have dinner
Halong Bay - Hanoi ( B/L)
7h00: Have breakfast.
7h45: Visit around Halong bay again.
9h30: Check-out the room.
10h30: Have lunch on boat.
11h45: Arriving at Halong harbour and back to Hanoi.
16h30: Arriving in Hanoi. End the tour.
tea and coffee in the morning
Entrance and sightseeing
English speaking guide
Twin deluxe cabin with
All meals mentioned above
Insurance onboard, Tax and
Round trip transportation by
shuttle bus 25 usd/person
& other meals not mentioned in the program
in USD per person in the party of 2