Discover the beauty of Ha Long Bay on board a wonderful junk boat on this 2-day tour from Hanoi. Admire the breathtaking scenery of the fascinating rock formations, enjoy kayaking, swimming, and snorkeling, and explore the interesting places in the area.
What to Expect
This 2-day tour from Hanoi takes you on a discovery of the beautiful Ha Long Bay. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery as you cruise around the bay on board a spectacular junk boat made from handcrafted teak and oak.
By staying overnight on board the boat, you can experience the magical atmosphere of Ha Long Bay and see many of the interesting places including Bai Tu Long Bay, Thien Canh Son Cave, Ho Co Island, and Vung Vieng fishing village. You will also have plenty of opportunities to go swimming and snorkeling in the crystal clear water as well as enjoying a kayak trip.
Day 1: Hanoi – Hon Gai Harbor – Bai Tu Long Bay – Thien Canh Son Cave
07:30-08:30: Pick-up at hotels in Hanoi’s Old Quarter and depart to Ha Long.
12:00: Embark the boat at Hon Gai International Harbor.
13:00: Check-in to your cabin and enjoy a welcome drink and cruise briefing.
13:30: Have lunch while cruising in the magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay, where you can admire the fascinating rock formations.
15:00: Enjoy swimming in the crystal clear water.
15:40: Explore the secluded Thien Canh Son Cave.
16:45: Take a short cruise to Hon Co Island where you can relax on a white sandy beach, swim, or kayak.
18:00: Return to the junk boat and enjoy some time to relax.
19:00: Have dinner and stay overnight on board.
Day 2: Vung Vieng Fishing Village – Hon Gai Harbor – Hanoi
07.30 Enjoy the bay’s morning landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast in the open air.
08.30 Visit Vung Vieng fishing village in a rustic rowing boat, meet the local people, and pass through the floating school and fish farms.
09.30 Back to the boat for relaxing and prepare for check out.
10.00 Cruise back to the harbour while an a la carte lunch is served
11.45 – 12.00 Disembark. Drive to Yen Duc village in Dong Trieu province.
14.00 – 14.30 Enjoy water puppet show performed by local artist.
17.00 – 17.30 Arrive in Hanoi. Trip ends.
- Return transfers between Hanoi and Ha Long Bay by air-conditioned shuttle bus
- Welcome drink
- Luxury en-suite cabin with air conditioning and hot water
- All meals on board the boat
- Tea and coffee after breakfast
- Mineral water in room
- Visiting fees
- English-speaking guide on Dragon’s Pearl 01 and French-speaking guide on Dragon’s Pearl 02
- 1-hour kayaking trip (2-person kayak)
What's Not Included
- Personal expenses
- Bank charges (for payment by credit cards via PayPal and bank transfers)