Cat Ba Island and Lan Ha Bay Tour: Trek, Bike, Cruise, Kayak

Day Trips & Excursions in Vietnam

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Visit Lan Ha Bay and the farming village of Viet Hai village while trekking and kayaking, all in one day. You'll experience the beauty of Cat Ba Island, boating to floating villages in Lan Ha Bay where you can swim and kayak at scenic beaches, then bike within Cat Ba National Park, followed by a guided nature trek in the forest. Lunch and hotel transport are included.
In the morning, your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel on Cat Ba Island and take you to Viet Hai village by boat. The scenic journey takes you past the floating villages of Lan Ha Bay to this traditional farming village situated deep in the nature reserve of Cat Ba National Park.On arrival, disembark for a 30-minute walk along the coastline, soaking up the fresh air and mountainous landscape. Keep an eye out for squirrels, snakes, frogs, languors, and thousands of butterflies, and observe farmers working with the help of water buffalo's as you pass through the rice fields. Then set off on a 1-hour trek, if you have the time, you can climb to the highest point on Cat Ba — Cannon Fort — for panoramic views over Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay. Returning to the village, enjoy lunch at a local home while your guide prepares for a bike trip. Afterward, you'll go kayaking to several swimming beaches in Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay, perhaps snorkeling on the coral reef or hiking in the mountains if you want more adventure.Your tour concludes in the evening with the return to port and a transfer to your hotel.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • National park fees
  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Use of bicycle and kayak
  • Entry/Admission - Cat Ba Island

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Lunch included
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment