The Glory Cruises Experience is an immersion in culture, heritage and natural beauty of one of the most enchanting destinations in the world. The Cruises offer an unforgettable ambiance of relaxed elegance with service of signature. It permits us to explore two exotic caves: Drum Cave & Sung Sot Cave, discover some traditional culture fishing villages, cruise through a lot of beautiful islands and enjoy the best service available on Halong Bay. While we are on boat, we will be served with wonderful seafood. Glory Cruises also provides the perfect opportunity to sit back and take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night…
Tour Code : VCHG 02
Tour Duration: 3 Days
Starts/Ends: Hanoi/ Hanoi
Tour Route: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi
Dates: Daily Departure
Tour Options: Private transfer or shuttle bus available
- Facilities & Services
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay
We depart Hanoi for Halong Bay in the morning. We will be picked up from your hotel in Hanoi driving to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta and stopover on the way for a refreshment break. Arrival Tuan Chau wharf at noon, it is time for break and photography, and then we transfer to our Glory Cruise. On the cruise we will have a short briefing about cruise and Halong Bay. A delicious lunch with sea food will be served among cruising into a thousand of islands. This afternoon we will have chance to visit fishing village of Cua Van. We will have the chance to discover the traditional culture and customs of the fishermen. The rest of the day we can explore Drum Cave (Hang Trong) and scenery around the bay or we can enjoy kayaking or swimming (if the weather permits). Tonight our dinner served on cruise again and then we can take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night fishing.
Day 2: Exploring Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay
Today, we start the day with an International breakfast, then transfer to another boat for Lan Ha Bay excursion. We will have chances for guided kayaking, swimming & snorkeling at Three Peach Beach, a pristine natural beach lapped by turquoise water.
A fresh seafood lunch will be served onboard or enjoy Barbeque on beach if the weather permitted. In the afternoon, we continue on to discover Ho Ba Ham Islet, the most remote point in Lan Ha Bay and bordering the Gulf of Tonkin and take time to visit its quaint fishing village and lagoon Possibility of kayaking through an amazing tunnel carved under a limestone mountain (time and weather permitting). Tonight, our sumptuous seafood set-dinner onboard again, then retire to your cabin or join the fishing program. Overnight aboard
Day 3 Halong Bay – Hanoi
After having coffee and tea, we will continue cruising. Today, we will visit the one of the most splendid cave in Halong Bay called Sung Sot Cave (Amazing cave). After checking out, we enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay, passing Dinh Huong Island, fishing villages, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island. Buffet brunch (breakfast/lunch) was served while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier. We will farewell to the crews then our drive will take us back to Hanoi. Along the way back, we can stopover in Dong Trieu town to visit a ceramics workshop. End of the trip.
- English speaking tour guide other languages upon request
- Shuttle bus transfer Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi (Private transfer upon request)
- Cruise Itinerary and Program
- Luxurious Cabins with A/C and en-suite Bathrooms
- Accommodation in a twin share or double cabin
- All Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B-= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner, BR= Brunch)
- Kayak (single or double)
- Sightseeing fees & permits.
- Government taxes
- Personal expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned as included
- Tips are welcome