General

DAY 1: HA NOI – HA LONG BAY  (L/D)

07:45 – 08:30 Meet your tour guide then go for Ha Long Bay. Have a break 20 minutes en-route to free your legs.

Embark Tuan Chau  harbor, board Ha Long Dragon Cruise by a tender. Enjoy a welcome drink, receive cruise briefing.

Savor lunch on board and visit Sung Sot amazing cave with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites.

Stop at Soi Sim island or Titop island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing… Do kayaking among hidden parts.

Drop anchor in a calm water area, relax on the sundeck at sunset.

Join in a cooking session on board with our chef making some special dishes with suggested recipe.

19:00 Have dinner on board. Have fun with karaoke singing, or try your luck with squid-fishing. Overnight on Ha Long Dragon Cruise.

 

DAY 2: HA LONG BAY – LAN HA BAY – CAT BA ISLAND (B/L/D)

07:00 Enjoy a new day with complimentary tea and coffee served. Have breakfast on board

Change onto a Day-boat going Lan Ha Bay.Visit Monkey Island with endangered wild monkeys.

Stop at Viet Hai harbor. Enjoy 5km cycling ride through wonderful jungle to Viet Hai village. Short trek inside Cat Ba National Park.

Do cycling 5 km back to the harbor again. Enjoy lunch on board in Lan Ha bay.

Arrive Beo harbor for a bus drive to Cat Ba town.

19:00 Have dinner in hotel restaurant and free time at night to discover Cat Ba town.     

 

DAY 3: CAT BA ISLAND – HA LONG BAY- HANOI (B/L)

07:00 Enjoy spectacular view of the morning landscape of Cat Ba town while having breakfast

08:00 Check out hotel. Bus takes you to harbor and get on the transfer boat to Ha Long Bay again.

Change onto Ha Long Dragon Cruise. Relax and photograph wonderful pictures of Ha Long on the way back.

11:00: Savor lunch on board and leave Ha Long Dragon Cruise.

12: 30:  Say goodbye to Ha Long Bay then return to Hanoi. Have a rest en-route again to free your legs.

17:30 Drop you off at your hotel. Tour ends.

 

SPECIAL NOTES:

  • Single supplement on board: ( upon your request)
  • Single supplement in hotel: ( obligate)
  • Bicycle is scheduled & offered free in Viet Hai, if you use other transports you must pay for that.
  • Itinerary is subject to change without prior notice due to bad weather: possible strong wind, cyclone, fog…
  • Bring your passport with valid visa (a must), insect repellent, hat or umbrella, swimsuits, cash.

CHILDREN POLICY:

  • Under 5 years old: Free of charge, sharing cabin with parents.
  • From 5 up to 9 years old: Charged 75% adult price.
  • From 10 years old up: Charged adult price.

TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Pick up/drop off by air-conditioned bus
  • Professional English speaking guide.
  • Kayaking, entrance fees, activities on board.
  • All meals as indicated in itinerary.

TOUR EXCLUDES:

  • Drinks, tax, travel insurance.

Tips and others not clearly mentioned above

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