Halong Bay Cruise - 3 days incl Kayking

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 3 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Ends Hanoi, Vietnam
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Cycling thru Viet Hai village, rain forest and rice fields; discover a mountain village
  • Half day kayaking, swimming, sunbathing…on a private beach, by your own way. Half day kaya
  • Discover the Bright cave, Lan Ha bay, the most amazing place for kayaking or bamboo boat(s
  • Explore the Me Cung (Maze) cave, one of newest and peaceful cave in Halong Bay.
FIRST DAY

7:45 - 08:15: Pick up customer from Hanoi hotel, if use our transportation service

12:15: Embark at Tuan Chau Marina pier (Tuan Chau island, Halong city). Enjoy complimentary drink at Gray Line private lounge.

12:30: Transfer to Gray Line Halong Cruise by tender. Welcome drink, followed by cruise briefings. Check in your cabins.

13:00: Enjoy a great set lunch. Relax on sundeck and grab the unparalleled scenery of Halong Bay while cruising ahead to the Bay. Cruise through Hoa Cuong fish farm, have a look, among of thousand islands, islet of Halong bay.

14:20: Arrive at Me Cung (Maze) Cave. Join tour with guide to explore the cave. Climb up several rugged stone stairs to see a great lake considered as a royal garden and surrounded by mountains. Its water is blue all year round.

16:15: Back to the cruise and head to Bright Cave - a very beautiful lagoon belongs to Lan Ha bay, Cat Ba Island. Forget about the distance of geography, the cave now introduced by Gray Line Cruise. Visit some tunnel caves by Kayak or bamboo boat (sampan). Time to admire the beauty and amazing islet’s stalactites in detail.

16:45 - 17:30: Enjoy swimming around the cruise ( upon weather condition). Relax on the sundeck. Enjoy fantastic views and take stunning pictures of gleaming sunsets.

18:30: Join Cooking demonstration on the sundeck. Learn how to make the fresh/fried spring rolls and mix fish-sauce. Enjoy sunset party with coctails and seasonal fruites.

19:30: Enjoy the dinner with BBQ dishes that served with a variety of Vietnamese and Western foods.

21:00: Evening activities: watching film at the outdoor bar, playing board and Card games; squid fishing on boat. Enjoy squid cooked after fishing, if any.

22:00: Overnight at the quietest sleeping area. End of Day 1.

SECOND DAY

06:30: Tai Chi class on Sundeckn dawn greeting.

07:30: Have breakfast with Coffee, tea and bakeries on board.

08:30: Transfer to Gray Line sightseeing boat, depart to Lan Ha bay, Cat Ba island.

10:00 - 12:00: Arrive at Viet Hai pier – take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit a ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people, talk to them.

12:00 - 13:00: Cycle back to Viet Hai pier. Back to Cruise. Lunch served on board.

14:00 - 16:00: Kayaking at Three-Peach Islet – an ideal place with light wind and gentle wave, emerald pure water and none-touristic feeling. Swimming on the beach (upon weather and tide condition), you with sun, sea and sky only.

17:30: Cruise back to anchorage area.

18:00: Relax and enjoy sunset on the Sundeck.

18:30: Join Cooking demonstration on the sundeck. Learn how to make the fresh/fried spring rolls and mix fish-sauce.

19:30: Enjoy the dinner with BBQ dishes that served with a variety of Vietnamese and Western foods, that also be different to the first night.

21:00: Evening activities: watching film at the outdoor bar, playing board games and card; squid fishing on boat. Enjoy dishes from squid cooked after fishing.

22:00: Overnight at the quietest sleeping area. End of Day 2.

THIRD DAY

6:30: Tai Chi class on the Sundeck, dawn greeting.

07:30: Have breakfast with Coffee, tea and bakeries on board.

08:30: Arrive at Gray Line exclusive floating house, Rang Dua area – one of few existing houses left after the regulation of Management to relocate the traditional floating village to main land.

Spend about 1 hour to experience how different life is compared to mainland. Learn about their foods, how they earn a living, their children, their culture and their private fish farm.

Just for Gray Line customer only.

09:30 - 10:30: Check out cabin. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room to enjoy the bay scenery on the way back to Tuan Chau pier. Farewell Lunch served on board.

11:45: Disembark at Tuan Chau Marina. Relax at Gray Line private lounge. Transfer back to Hanoi. End of Halong bay overnight cruise 3 days 2 nights.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Hanoi - Halong
  • Day 2: Halong - Cat Ba island
  • Day 3: Halong - Hanoi
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • 2-night private cabin with ensuite bathroom on Gray Line cruise
  • Private boat for Day 2
  • English Speaking Guide on board
  • Entrance and Sightseeing fees
  • All meal on board: 3 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 light breakfasts
  • Cooking, Taichi Quan demonstration
  • Kayaking
  • Cycling
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief
  • 2 bottles of mineral water in rooms daily
  • Daily fresh fruit in rooms daily
  • Tax, service charge, insurance on board
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Shuttle bus transfer Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi
  • Beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • Snorkeling/ diving (upon your request)
  • Meeting package (upon your request)
  • Wedding package (upon your request)
  • Accommodation in Viet Hai village (upon your request)
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CANCELLATION

10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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Other Practical InformationCancellation before 72 hours - 30 days - of arrival date – No charge Cancellation within 72 hours – from 15 to 30 days - of arrival date – charge 50% Cancellation within 14 days and no show: full charge The time and itinerary may be subject to change due to the bad weather and other prevailing conditions without notice. Advance register is required with name, passport, nationality, gender, and visa for all passengers. Swimming and kayaking may cancelled due to bad weather and unused service is subject to nonrefundable Shuttle transfer Hanoi - Ha Long City (journey about 3.5-4 hours including 1 rest stop), departing from Hanoi office, 125 Hong Ha street at 7:45 daily and from Halong office, Tuan Chau Marina at 12:00 daily. Rate 25$/pax/ round trip. Private car: 190$ For safety: First aid kit is available in Reception desk; Life jackets are in the drawer under your bed; No smoking in restaurant and cabin; Be aware of long jelly fish (seasonal).
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