Experience a home stay in the northern part of Vietnam, biking in the rural area of the Red River Delta, mixing with friendly local people and discover the hidden parts of Ha Long Bay by kayak. This trip brings much to see in the way of sights, people and...

Tour Code : VCST 05
Tour Duration: 3 Days
Starts/Ends: Hanoi/ Hanoi
Tour Level: Moderation
Group size: Private only – 2 person minimum and above

Day 1: Hanoi – Dong Trieu
Day 2: Dong Trieu – Halong Bay
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi

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Day 1: Hanoi – Dong Trieu (L, D)
This morning we will leave Hanoi behind for Dong Trieu town, which is located 120 km Northwest of Hanoi and pass through the green fields of the Red River Delta.
On the way we will have a chance to visit one of the Humanity Centers, which support local disabled children. Arriving at Dong Trieu town we will be introduced to our Japanese push bikes and then cycle through this peaceful area of country lanes and rice fields.
We will also visit some schools, Dong Trieu’s ceramic villages, and chat with the local people. This evening we will become the guests of a local family.
Level of home stay: Standard.

Cycling in Dong Trieu Village 03

Cycling in Dong Trieu Village

Day 2: Dong Trieu – Halong Bay (B, L, D)
Today we bid farewell to our local family hosts and leave for Ha Long Bay, the spectacular World Heritage Site. Once there, we will embark on our junk cruise followed by cruise briefing.
After our seafood lunch our junk cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Dog Rock and Incense Burner, to name a few. We will visit one of the most impressive caves in Halong Bay, the Amazing Cave. We will have chance to see thousand of stalactite and stalagmites with many different shapes and colors.
We then back to the boat and take our kayak to the hidden parts of this seclude bay We then going to anchor place we can go for swimming, taking photos or just simply relax as the sun starts to set
At 19:00 our dinner will be served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around. Overnight on board.

Kayak in Halong Bay

Kayak in Halong Bay

Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)
Today we get up early and start our day with swimming, exercise or photo hunt. We then have breakfast at sunrise. We then cruise through Drum Cave Island, Man’s Head Islet, Van Gia Fishing Village and then head back to the Harbor.
We will disembark our junk cruise at around 11:30. We will say good bye with our crews and transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel in Hanoi around 16h30. Our trip concludes.

Van Gia Fishing Village

Van Gia Fishing Village

About Price:
The above price is per person and for two people sharing room (cabin. If you want to get a custom price quote for this tour, please fill out the online inquiry form and give you as much information as possible about your trip. Your online travel consultants will be at your service and help you make the most of your travel time and dollars!

What’s included?

  • English speaking tour guide (other languages upon request)
  • One night accommodation at home stay
  • Transportation with air conditioned bus or car with reasonable amount of water in the ice box
  • Share deluxe junk cruise in Ha Long bay in a twin share cabin.
  • Basic Japanese push bikes
  • Kayaking based on a twin share basis
  • Meal as indicated in the itinerary as: 2 Breakfast, 3 Lunches and 2 Dinners
  • Water during kayaking
  • Fees and permits

What’s excluded?

  • Drink and beverages
  • Tip and gratuities
  • Others not mentioned in the itinerary