This 3-day-trip with Calypso cruiser allows us to explore Halong Bay as well as Lan Ha Bay with many activities such as: kayaking, swimming, Rock-climbing…The trip cover most part of Halong Bay & Lan Ha Bay belongs to Cat Ba arch. The trip definitely would be your wonderful…

Tour Code : VCHC 02
Tour Duration: 3 Days
Starts/Ends: Hanoi/ Hanoi
Tour Route: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay – Hanoi
Dates: Daily Departure
Tour Options: Sit in coach tour (share van) or private tour (private van or car) available

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Day 1 Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)
In the morning from 8:00 to 8:30 you will be picked -up at your appointed hotel in Hanoi. Then we start the 3 hour-and-a-half drive to Halong Bay. Along the way, we will pass the green scenery of the Red river Delta and having a tea break about half way.

At noon time: 12:00 to 12:30 we will arrive the Halong tourist wharf where we embark on Calypso Cruiser followed by cruise briefing then check in our cabin.

At 13:00 we will savor a delectable lunch as Calypso Cruiser cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Dog Rock and Incense Burner, to name a few.

Around 15:30 we will visit one of the largest and the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay, the Amazing Cave. Where we have chance to see thousand of stalactites and stalactites with many color and shapes those definitely stir your imagination.

Around 17:30 we will stop at Ti top Beach. Where we have chance to go swimming, snap photos the overview of Halong Bay from the bird eye view point or just relax as the sun starts to set.

Enjoy cooking class on the cruiser.
Our dinner will be severed at 19:00. In the evening, we can socialize with other guests or just laze around. Overnight on board.

Cock Fighting islet Halong

Cock Fighting islet Halong

Day 2: Halong Bay & Lan Ha Bay Exploring (B, L, D)
In the moring, we will have our breakfast on board at 07: 00. At 08:00, we transfer to day boat for a cruise to Lan Ha Bay. Today we have two options

Option 1: Rock-climbing with Western instructors
From 10:15 -12:30 we could do the Rock Climbing on Moody’s Beach (Option kayaking)
13:00 – 14:00 we have lunch and transfer to Thap Ngiem (Hai Pai Beach)
14:15 – 16:30 we can do the Rock Climbing on Hai Pai Beach (Option kayaking)

Option 2: Relaxing & kayaking
With this option we have full day relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Van Boi beach, Ba Cat beach, and leisure kayak around the Lan Ha Bay.
At 16: 30 – 17:00 we cruise back to the Calypso.
At 19: 00: we can enjoy dinner on board. The night activities would be fishing or just lazing. Overnight on board

Calypso Relax on Sundeck

Calypso Relax on Sundeck

Day 3 Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)
We start our day early from 06:00 – 07:00 we can go swimming, exercise or photo opportunities. At 07:00 we have breakfast at sunrise. Then we can get our hand on some kayaking and visiting Luon cave (The Hallow cave). We then check out our cabin and then having our lunch severed during the time we head back to the Harbor. We disembark Calypso Cruiser at around 11: 00. We then get in our van and transfer back to back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16:30.

Kayaking to Luon Cave

Kayaking to Luon Cave

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What’s included?

  • Accommodation on board (On twin /double basis)
  • Round trip private car or shuttle bus transfer Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi (Please see the Prices detail for private car or shuttle bus options)
  • English speaking tour guide on cruise
  • Meals as dedicated in the itinerary as (2 Breakfast, 3 Lunches and 2 Dinners)
  • Entrance fees & permits
  • Kayaking
  • Welcome drink, fresh fruit

What’s excluded?

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Others not mentioned

Children under 4 years old are FOC, sharing room with parent.
Children from 4 to 9 years old are charged 70%, sharing room with parent.
*** Connecting family rooms are available on request.
What to bring: Original passport, swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent.
Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
The itinerary may be subject to change due to the bad weather condition.