3-Day Halong and Lan Ha Bay Luxury Cruise from Hanoi

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Hanoi

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Weaving among the feet of giant limestone cliffs and crossing the center of the World Heritage site, this trip features a unique cruise route combined with daily kayaking trips. For those not able to kayak you can ride on a bamboo boat in stead. Joining this trip,allows you to have the opportunity to admire the beauty of Halong Bay and join in interesting activities such as kayaking, squid fishing.  With your guide you will explore caves, islands and inlets, and spend your nights aboard a ship on this 3-day cruise adventure.
DAY 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay08:00 & 08:30: pick up at hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter & transfer to Halong Bay. 12:30: Arrival at Tuan Chau Harbour. 12:45: Check in, welcome drink, safety briefing. 13:00: Lunch with special foods while cruising through famous sights Ba Hang fishing village, Đỉnh Hương island, Chó Đá islet, Gà Chọi islet... 14:30: Stops at Bồ Nâu cave. Transfer to Sprite cave.  15:45: Go to Titov island. Enjoy swimming, relaxing on beach or climb the steps of the Rock to the top of the island. 16:45: Relax and enjoy sunset on the sun deck. 18:00 – 19:00: Enjoy HAPPY HOUR - Buy 1 drink get 1 free (wine excluded). 18:30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration. 19:00: Set menu dinner.  20:30: Evening activities: film entertainment (in dining room); squid fishing; massage (contact with cruise manager for service price)...    DAY 2: Discover Halong Bay - Drump cave - Me Cung cave06:00: Morning call (upon request). 06:30: Tai Chi - physical movements designed for relaxation, balance and health on the sundeck. 07:45: Breakfast (set menu). 08:30: Transfer to the day boat with separate program. 10:05: Visit Trống cave, Động Tiên lake. 12:00: Back to the cruise and relax. 12:30: Lunch. 14:30: Visit Halong pearl fram, Mê Cung cave. 16:30: Back to boat. 18:00 – 19:00: HAPPY HOUR - Buy 1 drink get 1 free (wine excluded). 18:30: Cooking demonstration. 19:00: Dinner (set menu). 20:30: Squid fishing, movie, boards and cards games,   DAY 3: visit Luon Cave - check out the boat 06:00: Morning call (upon request). 06:30: Tai Chi instructions on the sundeck in 30 minutes whilst cruising to Luồn cave. 07:00: Light breakfast (coffee, tea, fresh milk, water, pastries, bread, egg, fresh fruit, cereals). 08:00: Visit Luồn cave by bamboo boat. 08:30: Relax and check out. 09:15: Brunch buffet menu. 10:45: Transfer by tender back to Tuan Chau harbour and disembarkation.Transfer back to Hanoi and drop you off at Hanoi Old Quarter.   * The itinerary can be changed due to the check-in time and the weather conditions & also according to the requirement from Administration of Halong Bay.

What’s included

  • Guide services provided by professional a English speaking guide
  • Round trip transfer from Hanoi to Halong bay
  • Brand new international standard sit-on-top kayak. Kayaking instructions by our kayaking expert guide
  • Bamboo boat trip
  • Spring rolls making demonstration on boat
  • Drinking water in cabin (2 bottles)
  • Meals as indicated (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
  • Entry/Admission - Pelican Cave (Hang Bo Nau)
  • Entry/Admission - Me Cung Cave

What’s not included

  • Pickup at hotels out of Hanoi Old Quarter.
  • Personal drink orders from the bar
  • Personal expenses and other things not clearly mentioned in the included list


  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Vegetarian meal option available