1 Hanoi – Halong
(Lunch and dinner included)
08:00 Aquarena Cruise Bus picks you up from your hotel for a 3.5 hour
journey to Halong City.
12:00 Get on Tuan Chau Island (one of biggest islands and most beautiful
island in Halong bay). The bus will take you around the wonderful island before
you get on our Aquarena Cruise.
12:30 Enjoy a welcome drink on the boat and check into your luxury cabin.
13:00 Lunch is served while cruising through the bay
14:30 Visit the spectacular Thien Cung Cave with an expert guide
15.00 Visit peaceful Ba Hang fishing village where you will have the
chance to discover the traditional culture of the local fishermen. Kayak or take
a local bamboo boat around the majestic limestone columns, or just go for a dip.
16:30 Transfer to Gia Luan – very peaceful and quiet place for sleeping.
It’s relaxing time on the sundeck, enjoy the view coming to sunset and wonderful
cocktails from the bar.
19:00 Dinner with more special seafood.
Enjoy after-dinner cocktails at the bar, test your vocal chords with some
karaoke or cuttlefish fishing (squid fishing) from the boat… Overnight on
Day 2 Halong Bay – Cat
lunch and dinner included)
06.00 Optional to wake up for sunrise or swimming.
08.00 Breakfast with complimentary tea & coffee.
09.00 Get off the boat and van transfer through Cat Ba national park to
visit Quan Y cave which used to be hospital cave during American war.
10.00 Continue driving for another 10 minutes to visit local family’s zoo
in the center of Cat Ba Biosphere Reserve recognized by UNESCO.
10.40 Having tea break at local family before getting ready for riding
the 7 km silk road along costal line with breathtaking panorama ocean view,
vegetable garden and rice field. The last 2 Km riding on the country side road
will lead you to Cat Ba Eco – lodge where we will stop for lunch and resting.
12.00 Lunch served on traditional house on stilt of Muong People.
14.00 Getting things ready for 2 hours trekking and hiking deeper and
deeper inside Cat Ba national park to get to Lien Minh village. This trekking
and hiking route is used to be single trail for transferring fresh water by
bamboo pipe from Suoi Goi Spring over rocky mountain to Lien Minh Village in the
past time. Now the fresh water is supplier by state – government Water Company,
so it’s almost forgotten and covered in bust.
16.15 Van pick up and heading back to Gia Luan dock to get back to your
overnight Aquarena Cruise in Ha Long bay.
Day 3 Halong Bay –
05:00 Get up early (if you want) to enjoy the sunrise.
07.30 Breakfast served on the boat while cruising through the bay.
09:30 There’s special cooking class with some traditional dishes
presented by our excellent Chef. Cruising through the bay, admiring the
spectacular islands, islets.
11:00 Special lunch is served on board while cruising back to the pier on
Tuan Chau Island.
12:00 Say goodbye to the crew and get back onto dry land.
16.30 Bus drops you off at your hotel in Hanoi where you say goodbye to
END OF TRIP
Tour Includes :
English speaking guide on
Accommodation based on
twin share (child sharing bed and food with parents)
All meals on board as
mentioned in the itinerary
Entrance fees and permits
Insurance on board
Tour does not
Transfers Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi by shuttle bus 20 usd/person
Drinks and meals not
post trip arrangements in Hanoi
Transfers beyond the itinerary
Tips, personal expenses
Cost in USD per person
Twin share cabin