LEGENDARY HA LONG BAY – CAT BA ISLAND

(3 days/ 2 nights, 01 night on Superior Dragon – 01 night in hotel)

 

DAY 1: HA NOI- HA LONG (L, D)

07:45 A.M – 08:30 A.M: Tour guide and shuttle bus of Ha Long Dragon Cruise pick you up then take 3.5 hour scenic drive to Ha Long city. Have a break 20- minute en-route to free your legs.

12:15 P.M: Embark Bai Chay harbor, get transferred to Dragon Cruise by a tender and enjoy a welcome drink.

01:00 P.M: Receive a cruise briefing. Savor delicious lunch while cruising among wonderful limestone islets..

02:30 P.M: Visit Sung Sot “Amazing” cave, the most beautiful with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites.

03:30 P.M: Stop at Ti Top Island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing or getting a panaromic view on island peak.

04:30 P.M: Do kayaking among hidden parts and around Bo Nau cave to discover mysterious beauty of Ha Long.

05:30 P.M: Drop anchor in calm water area and enjoy some local wine, fruits on the sundeck at sunset.

07:00 P.M: Have a delectable dinner in cozy restaurant of Dragon Cruise in the middle of Ha Long.

08:00 P.M: Entertain evening by karaoke singing or try your luck doing squid fishing. Overnight on Ha Long Dragon Cruise.

 

DAY 2: LAN HA BAY- MONKEY ISLAND- CAT BA TOWN (B, L, D)

07:00 A.M: Start your new day with a cup of tea or coffee, enjoy breakfast while sailing to Van Gia fishing village.

08:30 A.M: Get changed onto a day-boat and cruise to an emerald water of Lan Ha Bay area for second day activities.

10:00 A.M: Get onMonkeyIsland, if lucky you can see wild monkeys and endangered white-headed langurs.

11:00 A.M: Stop at Viet Hai harbor. Enjoy 5km cycling ride through wonderful jungle to Whisper of Nature Bungalow in Viet Hai Village. Do a short trek inside Cat Ba National Park.

Option 1: If you stay overnight in Bungalow, you get your room right after the trek.

Have meals in Whisper of Nature. Free and easy in the afternoon.

01:00 P.M: Do cycling 5km back to the harbor again. Enjoy barbecue lunch on board in Lan Ha Bay.

03:30 P.M: Arrive at Beo harbor for a bus drive to Cat Ba town. You can choose one of these following options:

Option 2: Have dinner and ovenight stay in Hung Long/ Sea Pearl (3 stars) Hotel in Cat Ba Town.

Option 3: Have dinner and overnight stay inSunrise Resort/ Cat Ba Island & Spa (4 stars) in Cat Ba Town.

 

DAY 3: CAT BA – HA LONG – HANOI (B, L)

07:00 A.M: Start your new day with complimentary tea and coffee served, photograph magnificent pictures.

07:30 A.M: Have breakfast on board, get your cameras ready then go off boat.

09:00 A.M: Experiencing unforgettable memory passing through “tunnel cave” to a wonderful secluded lake.

09:30 A.M: Check out your cabin. Relax on sundesk for sun-bathing, photo hunting while sailing back to the harbor.

11:30 A.M: Leave Dragon Cruise, have a short rest and take a bus drive to a local restaurant for lunch.

01:30 P.M: Say goodbye to Ha Long Bay then return toHanoi. Have a rest en-route again to free your legs.

05:30 P.M: Get dropped off at your hotel. Tour ends.

 

Children policy:

+ Under 5 years old: free of charge, sharing room with their parents.

+ From 5 up to 9 years old: charge 50% (one child sharing room with parents); charge 75% (two chidren in a private room).

+ From 10 years old up: charge adult price.

 

Tour includes:

+ Some local wine, fresh fruits in the afternoon.

+ Pick up and drop off by air- conditioned bus.

+ Professional English speaking guide.

+ Kayaking, entrance fees, activities on board.

+ Meals as indicated.

+ Cooking class.

+ Tunnel cave.

 

Tour excludes:

+ Drink, travel insurance.

+ Tips and others not clearly mentioned above.

 

Special Notes:

+ 02 people share one cabin.

+ Travel alone on 3 day trip, you must pay extra 700,000 VND (15US$) for hotel single room in second night.

+ Bicycle is scheduled & offered free in Viet Hai, if you others instead, you must pay extra by yourselves.

+ Itinerary is subject to be changed withour prior notice due to bad weather: possible strong wind, cyclone, fog…

+ Bring your passport with valid visa (a must), insect repellent, hat or umbrella, sunscreen, swimsuits, sunglasses, cash.

 

* Single Supplement: DELUXE Dragon Cruise – extra $35/R/N (If you travel alone and request your own cabin).