Halong Bay 1 day trip can give you an overview of Halong Bay with a 6 hours on the Bay. You will have a great opportunity to visit the beautiful spots in Halong Bay
Halong Bay is one of Mother Earth’s most amazing natural wonders and one of Vietnam’s most prized treasures. A comfortable 3,5hours drive from Hanoi, Halong Bay is in Northeastern Vietnam on the shores of the Gulf of Tonkin. The bay is dominated by more than 1,600 limestone karsts and islets which rise out of the waters of the bay to heights of up to 100 meters (330 feet) and the numerous caves and grottos spread throughout the bay. Abundant scenic beauty, archeological and geological significance, cultural and historical connections, fresh seafood and proximity to international gateways make Halong Bay one of Vietnam’s most popular places to visit.
Such is the significance of Halong Bay that in 1994, UNESCO recognized the heart of Halong Bay as being a site of natural World Heritage and stated that "Apart from Halong Bay there are no equivalent sites on the World Heritage List..."
08:45 - 09:15: Our Luxury Limousine bus and guide pick you up from hotel / stay and follow the new high way ( 2,5 hours ) to depart for Tuan Chau Island, Halong City
10.30: Have a break en – route at a rest stop in Hai Duong city. Relax, have a cup of tea or coffee, or take a look the arts and crafts center within 25 minutes stop over for a rest on the way
12:15 - Arrive Tuan Chau Harbor, welcome aboard, and safety briefing luxury cruises will take you on an 5,5hours journey via 2 day-sleeper boat cruise route which renowned for its striking, passages uninhabited islets and outcrops have been given imaginative names by the locals, due to their perceived shapes, including Cock Fighting and Thumb, while enjoy Vietnamese mouth-watering lunch on boat.
13:45: Arrive Bo Hon archipelago, you will visit Surprising Cave to see a lot of stalagmites and stalagmites with different shapes of sea lives
15.00: Then you will enjoy kayaking or bamboo boat in Luon Cave to discovery the beautiful lagoon.
15.30: Get on Titop Island
+ Swimming on the beach
+ Trekking Titop peak for taking photos with panoramic view of the bay
16:30 - Return to cruises for Afternoon Tea and cruising back toward Tuan Chau harbor. There are a lot of time for sunbathing on upper deck with music, enjoy great fun of group touring fellows among world iconic natural scenery.
17:45 - Disembark for going back on the new high way to Hanoi.
20:45 - Drop off at your hotel / stay, trip ends.
PRICE : 89 USD
⇒ Luxury limousine bus : Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi
⇒ Professional English speaking tour guide
⇒ Entree fees/ sight – seeing guide
⇒ Gourmet lunch ( Vietnamese dishes )
⇒ Kayaking and bamboo boat
⇒ Mineral water on the bus
X Drink on the meal
X Travel insurance, tax and service charge
X Tip for tour guide and driver
X Other things are not mentioned in program
1. How long does it take from Hanoi to Halong Bay?
Normally, the distance from Hanoi to Halong Bay is about 170 km. It will take 3.5 hours by regular road, 2.5 hours for a new highway
2. Can you swim in Halong Bay?
In theory you can swim at Titop island but in fact it is a small beach and it is quite touristy so it depends on your decision
3. Can we get pick up Hanoi airport ?
Pick up request at Hanoi Airport is not available with shuttle bus transportation. It can be handled by private car only. Please kindly note that the shuttle bus can't pick you up or drop you off you in Hanoi Airport but the private car can.
4. What time we get back to Hanoi?
the driver will drop you off at your hotel at around 8.45 – 9.15 pm. If you book the private car, you will come back to your hotel at 8.30
5. What can’t I bring on the boat ?
Passengers are not allowed to bring on board things listed as below:
+ Intoxicating liquors
+ Any kind of weapons
+ Explosive substances
+ Any kind of animals
6. How can I make payment for the trip ?
If you are satisfied with the quotation we give you, we will send you the payment link to pay deposit or pay full for the booking. Normally, you just need to deposit 30% total of the price (easy and secure with Credit card or paypal). The remained balance will be paid by credit card or cash to your departure date.
7. How can I order meals as vegetarian or special diet?
We have alternative menu to suit your food requirement.
If you have any diet restriction, please kindly advise us so that we can make well preparation for you in advance.