Magnificent Halong Bay & Cat Ba Island (3days/2 nights)
This is one of the most popular trips we have offered with visits to various interesting places such as Cat Ba Island, Lan Ha Bay, and Halong Bay. Tourists will be overwhelmed with the breathtaking scenery and take part in different activities such as sightseeing, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, cooking class, cycling
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong (-/L/D)
7:30- 8:15am: Pick you up from hotel and leave for Halong Bay. Short break en route in Hai Duong Province (20mins). Arrive in Halong Bay around 12:00
Begin your cruise in Halong Bay where seafood lunch is served on the boat. Go on admiring the amazing kasts with different formations on the way to the cave. Visit to the Halong Bay’s largest cave of Sung Sot (Amazing Cave).
Next stop is Titop Island where you can spend the time climbing up to the top of island for a panoramic view of the bay or go down for swimming at the sandy beach.
Back to the cruise, free for swimming, sunbathing or snorkeling…. Relax on the sundeck and enjoy free fruit and drink served by the crew. Join a cooking demonstration to learn how to prepare some traditional Vietnamese dishes with our professional chefs then sit down for dinner.
After dinner, free time at your leisure: relaxing, enjoying music or fishing for squid and fish on the bay (equipment provided) then retiring to the comfort of your cabin.
Day 2: Halong Bay – Cat Ba Island – Lan Ha Bay (B/L/D)
Have breakfast on boat while cruising toward Cat Ba Island. Stop at Van Gia Village along the way to transfer to the day boat and cruise toward to Viet Hai Wharf belonging to Cat Ba National Park. Taking a 5km ride to Viet Hai village to explore the lifestyle of local residents.
Back to the boat then enjoy a kayaking trip (around 1 hour and a half) to explore Tai Keo Lagoon and some sandy beaches.
Relax on the sundeck before lunch with seafood and Vietnamese specialties while cruising to Beo Wharf. Disembark and check in your hotel in Cat Ba Island. Free to explore Cat Ba town for your own activities.
Suggestions: taking a motor biking trip around the town or swimming in the beach. (Exclude in tour price).
Dinner and overnight at hotel in Cat Ba Island.
Day 3: Cat Ba Island – Halong Bay – Hanoi (B/L/-)
After breakfast, transfer to Beo Wharf. Get on the day trip boat and cruise along Lan Ha Bay then transfer to our awaiting cruise on the bay.
Cruise stops over for swimming, snorkeling (equipment provided) and taking photos before cruising back to the harbor. On the way, witness the beauties of Dinh Huong Island (incense burner), Cho Da Island (stone dog), and Ga Choi Island (fighting cocks).
Disembark and take a bus to Halong City for lunch. Return to Hanoi with short break on the way. Arrive in Hanoi around 5:00 pm and say goodbye at your hotel.