Day 01: HALONG HERITAGE CRUISES: Ha Noi – Ha Long (L, D)
07h45 - 8h30: We'll pick you up at your hotel and then leave for Ha Long city. On the way, you will have a short break for 20 minutes in Hai Duong city where you will have opportunities to experience our hand-made Vietnamese handicraft products such as lacquer wares, paintings, sculptures, embroideries, clothing etc. made by Hai Duong inhabitants & disable children who are most Agent Orange Affected Victims left behind the war. Afterwards we go on the trip to Ha Long city.
12h15: Arrive in Halong Tourist Wharf. Halong Bay has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 1994. The islands in Ha Long Bay are mainly limestone and schist islands most lying in the two main areas: the southeastern part of Bai Tu Long Bay and southwestern part of Ha Long Bay. They are the result of many times of rising and lowering processes of the continent to form a karst. The process of nearly full erosion and weathering of the karst created the unique Ha Long Bay in the world. In 2000, UNESCO recognized it as the World Heritage for the second time for its geographical and geomorphologic values.
12h30: Transfer to Halong Heritage Cruises by our charming tenders. Then you’ll be welcome by fresh Drink, Cruise briefing & safety instructions before getting a check-in for your Cabin
13h00: Vietnamese sea-food lunch will be served on board, while cruising towards Bai Tu Long Bay, passing Royal park, BaiTho mountain Yen Ngua Island, Luon Cave.
15h30: Explore the mystery of Sung Sot cave - one of the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay, where you have chances to see stalagmites & stalactites created million years ago with your own eyes.
16h30: Arrive at Titiov Island, free time for swimming and then do kayaking through Luon cave. Enjoy the exciting feelings of swimming, sunbathing and kayaking among the World Natural Wonder. All make you feel like being in a different world, which likes in your dream.
19h00: Have dinner with fresh sea-foods. Then you can take part in the Cuttle-fishing Contest and taste your “results” immediately or Dancing, karaoke….
21h30: Leisure time, enjoy the comfort in your cabin.
Day 02: HALONG HERITAGE CRUISES: Ha Long – Trekking the National Park (B, L, D)
In this morning, If you like enjoying Ha Long Bay 's sunrise, please get up early at 6h30 & have some coffee on sundeck.
From here, our bus will take you to the National Park which is home to 32 different types of mammals and more than 2000 species of flora. Take a short trek through the forest and climb up the Ngu Lam Mountain . From the peak of the mountain you can see the whole landscapes of Cat Ba Island. Later on, our guide will escort you to the hotel in Catba island for a check-in then have lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, you can either discover Catba town on bikes on your own or take a swimming at Cat Co 1 or Cat Co 2 beach.
After having breakfast on board, at around 07:30 – 08:18, you will be transferred into a smaller boat or tender to keep cruising to Gia Luan Harbour on Cat Ba island.
In the afternoon, you can either discover Catba town on bikes on your own or take a swimming at Cat Co 1 or Cat Co 2 beach
19h00: Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant to taste Vietnamese special seafood. Overnight in hotel in Cat Ba Island.
Day 3: HALONG HERITAGE CRUISES: Ha Long Bay – Bai Tu Long - Ha Noi (B, L)
07h30: After having breakfast at the Hotel, we will pick you up to check-in the cruise and then keep cruising to discover more islands & beauties of Halong, we have time go through the floating village for sightseeing. Finally you will be brought back to Halong barbour but over Bai Tu Long where is the most pectacular bay with islands in different shapes to have a look at Hon Gai market, Poet Island.
11:15: Arrive in Ha Long City
11h30: Have lunch at the Van Xuan restaurant. After lunch, return to Ha Noi and arrive in Ha Noi at 16.00.
End of service!
- Transportation A/C car
- All meals as mentioned on the Itinerary
- Entrance fees
- English speaking guide
- Accommadations: 1st night: Heritage Cruise and 2nd night: Catba Island
- Welcome drink.
- Drinks, personal expenses, insurance, VAT
What to bring:
- Original passport, swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent
Trip note: - Optional Private Tour can be provided upon your request- Cruise itinerary & shedule are subject to change upon weather conditions. - Advance resgistration is required with fullname, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number, vadid visa to for all passengers.
- Surcharge 20% on above rates for check-in on Christmas days, Dec 24th, New Year's Dec 31th, Lunar New Year- Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
- Children under 5 years old are FOC, sharing room with parents- Children from 5 to 10 years old are charged 70%, sharing room with parents
+, More than 7 days prior to the arrival date, there will be no charge+, 7 days prior to the arrival date, you will be charged 50%+, 3 days prior to the arrival date, your booking will be charged 100%+, No-show will be charged 100%
| Cabin category
Deluxe cabin on Cruise
Holiday View Hotel in Catba
|Deluxe cabin on Cruise
Sunrise Resort in CatBa