Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Classic Sail Cruise
In the morning we will be picked up from our appointed hotel in Hanoi around 8 o'clock for Ha Long Bay. It takes us approximately three hours away, along the way we have a short stop at the Humanity Center run for and by handicapped children. Upon arrival at Ha Long Bay (approx. noon time) we will be transferred to our junk CLASSIC SAIL. Enjoy welcome drink, and once we have settled in we can begin our cruise around majestic Ha Long Bay accompanied by a delicious lunch. After lunch we have the chance to explore some of the limestone caves dotted around the bay with many spots such as But Moc islet, Cap De islet, Trong (Drum) cave, floating fishing village, with its unique way of life. Then head to Me Cung Cave, strolling around the cave before enjoy swimming at Ti Top Beach: Ti Top beach or climb the peak of the mountain for a breath-taking panorama view of Halong bay. There will be traditional games available for evening entertainment and an informal Vietnamese language lesson. We have dinner then overnight on CLASSIC SAIL junk. Today Lunch, Dinner included.
Day 2: Halong Bay Discovery
After breakfast, we will transfer to smaller boat (Day boat) for whole day kayaking at 9:00. Cruising to Hang Ca, We will paddle through the tunnel and emerge into a crater lake, surrounded by impenetrable cliffs and gliding kites. The trip to this cave is dependent upon tidal conditions. We then continue heading to Tien Ong Cave, an untouched one with sparkling stalactites & stalagmites in different formations. We also have chance to enjoy a trip to Van Gia floating village; take a short time in Van Gia Cultural Center. Later the boat continue to Lan Ha Bay with stop in Ba Trai Dao for picnic lunch at 13:00 and then is time for bathing in white marvelous sandy beaches and kayaking in a quite, crystal water, limestone cliffs with many hidden small caves. It is rare time to discover unique of Halong Bay. If the time permits, continue to Ba Ham Lake that is dependent upon tidal conditions. Ba Ham or ‘Three Tunnel Lake’ is a shallow lagoon surrounded by steep limestone walls connected to the sea by three low ceiling tunnels that are only navigable by sampan at low tide. Late afternoon, we will go back to Classic Sail for dinner and overnight on board. Today Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included.
Day 3 Halong Classic Sail Cruise with Kayaking
Rising to the tranquil beauty of Halong Bay we have time for an early morning dip followed by breakfast. This morning we continue to explore the bay by the visit Sung Sot Cave (Amazing Cave) – one of the biggest and most beautiful in Ha Long Bay. Here we will see thousand of stalactites and stalagmites with various sizes, shapes and colors. Those will definitely stir your imaginations. We then head to cruising to Luon Cave with different formations as: Man’s Head Islet, Turtle isle. After that we transfer to the other area of the bay, Bai Tu Long bay. A delicious Brunch will be server around 10:30. At around midday we will return to the main Warf before transferring to our awaiting vehicle for a 3 and half-hour journey back to Hanoi. We should be back in the capital at around 4pm.
Additional Info This tour must be booked at least 24 hours in advance of your travel date. Confirmation for this trip will be received after we check the availabilities Today Breakfast, Lunch included.
- It depends on whether you would like to take a private tour or sit in coach tour, the price per person also varies and depends on many aspects, such as your group size, cabin types and your departure date. Please send us your requirements. Our online travel consultants will be at your service and help you make the most of your travel time and dollars!
- English-Speaking guide onboard
- Private transfers round trip (Shuttle van or SIC tour is also available)
- Entrance fees
- Kayak with kayaking equipment
- Accommodation air-conditioned luxury en-suite cabin
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Meals: 7 meals: 2 Breakfast, 3 Lunches and 2 Dinner
- Fruit basket in restaurant
- Tea during trip, traditional games
- Vietnamese lesson, insurance fee on junk.
- International Airfares.
- International departure tax
- Meals not indicated
- Visas and visa arrangement
- Personal travel insurance (Compulsory).
- Personal expenses such as Bar, Telephone and Laundry bills.
- Tips and gratuities
- - Under 3 years old sharing room with parents (FOC)
- - From 4 – 8 years old sharing room with parents charged 50% of the adult tour price
- - From 8 – 12 years old sharing room with parents charged 70% of the adult tour price
- - From 12 and above charged as adult.
- Cruise itinerary and schedule subject to change upon weather and operations conditions. Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number, Vietnam visa expiry date for all passengers.
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