2 day tour with many experience and sightseeing in Halong city for a taste of local life and cruise on marvelous karsts of Halong Bay over sunset.
Day 1: Hanoi - Hon Gai habor - Dragon Bay cruise
07.30 - 08.00: Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter.
After nearly 4 hour drive, there comes the harbor then embark Dragon Bay Cruise, start cruising to Bai Tu Long Bay, enjoy the beautiful limestone seascape while passing by Teapot islet, Blockhouse islet, Goat Head islet… then have lunch on board.
Arrive at Cong Do area, choose one of two experience to discover natural beauty of the bay:
- Visit mysterious Thien Canh Son cave and relax on the beach
- Kayak to explore this beautiful area then relax on the beach
On the way cruise back to harbor, you will pass by Dragon islet then have tea-break on board before disembarking, saying goodbye to the crew.
17.15: Check in your hotel, have dinner and overnight in Halong city.
Meals: Lunch and dinner. Hotel in Halong city.
Day 2: Halong city - Yen Duc village - Hanoi
Early get up to enjoy the fresh atmosphere, have a breakfast then get ready for a half day tour to visit the most interesting site of Ha Long coastal city.
The electric car picks up you from hotel to visit Bai Tho Mountain, you will have time for a short trekking to have an aerial view of Halong city then visit cultural complex at the foot of Bai Tho mountain including Long Tien pagoda, the oldest temple in the area, Bai Tho Mountain cultural center and Tran Quoc Nghien temple.
On the coastal road named Cot 5, which is one of the most beautiful coastal roads in Vietnam, you will see a fishery village. The electric car then stops at Quang Ninh museum and library, the very special and well-designed architectural complex, then continue to visit Do Kha photographer’s house displaying a collection of beautiful paintings and pictures of Halong bay.
Back to hotel for check out and enjoy lunch at local restaurant before the van takes you to Yen Duc village for a water puppet show. Arrive Hanoi at 17.30 PM. The trip ends.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch.
- Transportation round trip Hanoi – Halong Bay
- Boat trip
- Meals as specified in itinerary
- Hotel in Ha Long
- Local English speaking guide on board and Ha Long city
- Entrance and sightseeing fee
- Welcome drinks
- Personal expenses
- Extra drinks
- Spa service
- Bank charge (for payment by credit cards)
What's to bring
- Sun Glasses
- Sun Block
- Wide Brim Hat
- Insect Repellents
- Warm Clothes (in winter from November to April)
- Original Passport
NOTES: This itinerary might subject to change due to the weather conditions without prior notice.