The tour combines both Bai Tu Long bay cruise and Halong bay in 2 days. Our cruise is designed and built for the couple, family and small group with the most convenient, comfortable, luxuriant as well as enchanting services. Visit the best caves and the most beautiful sightseeing sites of 2 bays. This 2-bay group tour departs from Hanoi daily.
Day 1: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay – Halong Bay (L,D)
8h00 – 8h30: The cruise tour guide and shuttle bus pick you up from your hotel, departing for Halong city through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. Arrive at Hon Gai habour, Halong city at noon. Check in your cruise. Enjoy welcome drinks then lunch is served while cruising through the Bai Tu Long bay to Halong bay.
Visit splendid Surprise (Sung Sot) Cave, which is the most beautiful grotto in Halong bay with thousands of stalagmites, stalactites and many legend stories about that.
16h30: Time for kayaking around Surprise cave area. You will have got around 45 minutes to explore Halong bay and some tunnels with our tour guide.
Back to the cruise, cruising to Drum cave for docking and overnight. Passing many beautiful islets on the bay as Head man’s face islet, Saddle horse islet, Fairy lake, drum cave, Virgin cave. Time for relaxing afternoon, make the most of sunbathing on deck. Taking photos on the way. Enjoy the small party with fresh fruit and Vietnamese tea.
19h00: Dinner is served on board. Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar, dancing, karaoke; watch a movie or enjoy night fishing. Overnight on cruise.
Day 2: Vung Vineg Fishing Village – Hon Gai Harbour – Hanoi (B,L)
Start your day with a Tai Chi class on the sundeck and welcome the sunrise.
07h00: Breakfast, coffee, and tea served while cruising ahead to Bai Tu Long bay. The route is really serene and Bai Tu Long bay islets are really imposing.
08h15: Rowing small local bamboo boats (around 1 hour) to visit Vung Vieng fishing village. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community. Back to the cruise. Keep sailing back to the Hon Gai harbour through the waters and passing many beautiful islets and islands on the Bai Tu Long bay.
10h30: Vietnamese Cooking Class in the dining deck. You know how to make a fresh spring rolls “Nem” and mix “Nuoc mam” Vietnamese fish-sauce.
11h00: An early lunch is served. Check out your cabins. Arrive at the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew
Return from Halong to Hanoi with a rest stop on the way for short break.
Around 17h00: Arrive in Hanoi. End of services.