Day 1: Hanoi– Halong Bay- Overnight Cruise (B,L,D)
At 8.15, our luxury van will pick you up at your hotel, then start the trip with 3.5 hours/ 170km driving to Halong bay, on the middle way with the short break in 15 minutes, and then keep going to Halong bay.
At 12.00. Arrive at Halong bay – take break and welcome drink at Cruise Lounge. Transfer to Cruise
13.00 – 15.30. Welcome drink – receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
Enjoy lunch with Vietnamese dishes served while cruising through the bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas, such as Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Soi Sim beach, Coconut Three Island.
15.30 – 17.30 Visiting Luon cave, the perfect combination of lime-stone mountains and jade-green sea by bamboo boat with local people or kayaking based on your preference. Enjoy quiet space and pure air, you will feel relaxed truly. If you are lucky, you will see monkeys on islands.
Visiting the beautiful Ti Top beach for swimming (if the weather permits), Ti Top Beach is especially famous for its fresh atmosphere, clean water, and smooth white sand that create a great ambiance for tourists to relax or passengers can take steps to reach on the top of Ti Top beach to have a whole panorama view of Halong Bay.
Back to the boat and free time while sailing to Luon Bo area, and anchor overnight.
Attend the Cooking class on sundeck – How to make Vietnamese spring rolls – traditional Vietnamese food. It is time for chit chat and relaxing. Watch the magnificent sunset over Halong Bay.
From 19.30- 21.30, enjoy your dinner on cruise, then free time by yourself or joining evening activities include: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar, watching movies and many sort of Vietnam cultural films, relaxing and spending a romantic night on Cruise’s music, playing cards, chess are available, reading magazines in room and dining room. You may also try your luck at squid fishing & fishing from the boat.
Day 2: Halong– Hanoi- Street Food Court (B,L,D)
06.00 – 08.00 The day starts early onboard with Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Tai chi also called Tai chi chuan, combines deep breathing and relaxation with slow and gentle movements. Coffee, tea and pastries for breakfast are served in the dining room with morning view of bay’s landscape.
08.00 – 11.30 Transfer by tender to Sung Sot cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance. It takes approximately 45 minutes for cave visiting. Visit Sung Sot Cave, one of the most biggest cave in Halong bay with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Return to the boat by tender. Proper shoes are highly recommended. Back to Cruises. Check out and settle your bill at reception.
Have a lunch while cruising back to the Tuan Chau wharf. Relaxing on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery while approaching the wharf. Disembark to Tuan Chau wharf. Say goodbye to the crew.
11.30 Disembark to Tuan Chau wharf. Say goodbye to the crew.
12.00, driver will welcome you on luxury van and transfer 3.5 hours back Hanoi.
Stop over the middle to visit a traditional workshop and refreshment about 30 minutes.
At 16.00, drop off your hotel, then you will be free for 2 hours.
**Hanoi Street Food Court for 1.5 hour (In case, you prefer for an hour body massage, it can be exchanged instead).
, our tour guide will pick you up in your hotel lobby (in old quarter), then transfer 5 minutes to street food court where you see all best Vietnamese street food in an easy location, just sit down and enjoy a lot of popular street food and drink for 1,5 hour.
The tour guide will introduce to you about ingredients and recipe of cooking and provide around 8- 10 dishes and customize your favorite food and vegetable foods too.
The Street Food Court Tour, we will give you an experience to taste local food and drink, we ensue that the food is handled hygienically and provide a comfortable venue for the tastings. The benefit that you can come back.
At 19.30, say goodbye with our tour guide and finish the tour.