Halong Sails, the traditional junk Cruise is small enough to be intimate but large enough to be comfortable. The cruise is the perfect way to explore the Majestic Halong Bay. With just six air-conditioned, en-suite cabins and a glorious picture-window salon with sofas and easy chairs, this vessel elegantly explores the islands and bays. The Vietnamese food on board is exceptional, served by friendly local staffs. Halong Sail will ensure you will have a wonderful trip in The World Heritage site of Halong…

Tour Code: VCHBT 01
Tour Duration: 2 Days
Dates: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Starts/Ends: Hanoi/ Hanoi
Tour Route: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi
Tour Option: Private transportation or shuttle van available

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  • Itinerary
  • Inclusion
  • Cabin
  • Facilities & Services
  • Notes

Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay welcome aboard Halong Sails (L, D)
From 8:00 to 8:30 in the morning we will be picked up at our appointed hotel in Hanoi
We then transfer to Halong Bay. On the way we will pass the area of the Red River Delta with green rice paddies fields. About half way, we will have a short beak at a humanity center. After that we will continue our journey to Halong City. Upon arrival at the wharf, we will be welcome on board of Halong Sail. After check in our deluxe cabins we will
Have great fresh seafood set lunch while Halong Sails starts the journey on the seclude Halong Bay. We will pass many islands and islands, which emerge from the emerald water. We will have chance to see the Incense burner islets, dog islet, fighting cocks islets…We will also see many fishing villages. At around 4 PM we will visit the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay, the Amazing caves (Hang Sung Sot in Vietnamese). Inside the caves, we will see thousand of stalactites and stalagmites with many sizes, shapes and colors.
After the cave, we will visit the Titop island where we will have chance to go up to the top of the island for the bird eye view point to experiences the panoramic view of the majestic bay or go swimming on the nice beach. We also have option of doing kayaking to explore the area
In the evening we, will enjoy fresh seafood set dinner in the restaurant. After dinner we are free at our leisure or we can do squid fishing in the night if request

Titop Island

Titop Island

Day 2: Halong Bay visiting – Hanoi (B, L)
In the early morning, it will be wonderful experience for the early bird by Tai Chi Lesson on the sundeck (if request in advance). From 7:00 Am our set menu breakfast will be severed in the restaurant
We then have chance to explore the Luon cave (a Hallow cave) by a small boat. Then Halong Sails will keep going to explore more part of the Bay by passing Man head island, Tortoise Island… then back to the wharf. During that time, we will check out our cabin and clear the bills. From 10 to 10:30 we will see the demonstration of trimming flowers from fruits & roots by the chef on the cruise. At 11:00 Am we will disembark and transfer to Cua Vang, one of the best restaurants in Halong City for lunch.
Noted: In some occasions, we will have lunch on the boat
We then get on our van to transfer back to Hanoi. End of services

Luon Cave in Halong

Luon Cave in Halong

What’s included?

  • Round trip Private transfer Hanoi / Halong Bay with air-condition car or van, (Shuttle bus option is available with the cruises – see prices for private vehicle or shuttle bus options for detail)
  • English speaking local guide
  • En-suite cabin with private bathroom and air-conditioning
  • Meals during cruise time: 1 Breakfast, 2 Lunches and 1 Dinner (Meal codes are: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Fees and permit during guide time

What’s excluded?

  • International Airfares.
  • International departure tax
  • Meals not indicated
  • Visas and visa arrangement
  • Personal travel insurance (Compulsory).
  • Personal expenses such as Bar, Telephone and Laundry bills.
  • Tips and gratuities

Children Policy:

  • Under 5 years old: FOC
  • From 5 – 12 years old: 50% – share cabin with parents