Embark on an extraordinary day tour, sailing through the majestic Halong Bay and its myriad of islands rising from the sea, boasting a breathtaking natural setting. It promises to be an unforgettable journey, exploring the floating village, enchanting grottoes, and indulging in activities like kayaking and swimming. To top it all off, relish a delectable seafood lunch for a truly sumptuous experience.
Halong Bay Cruise Day Tour
At 9:00 AM, commence your trip from the Hanoi hotel towards the eastern direction, heading to Halong City, which serves as the entry point to Halong Bay. The journey takes around 2.5 hours and offers picturesque views of laborious farmers cultivating their rice fields using traditional and time-honored methods.
Upon arrival, hop on a traditional junk boat and cruise through the splendid Halong Bay, surrounded by thousands of islands and stunning natural landscapes. Enjoy a delectable lunch on board while taking in the breathtaking views. You’ll have the chance to explore a grotto and then continue the cruise to the southern part of the Bay, where you’ll witness peculiar-shaped islands, visit a floating village of local fishermen, and indulge in kayaking in remote areas. Afterward, the journey concludes with a return to Halong wharf, followed by a car ride back to Hanoi, and the tour ends at your hotel.
Optional Day tour Halong bay route
Thien Cung Cave (4-hour cruise)
During this four-hour cruise, we will explore Dong Thien Cung (Heavenly Palace Grotto), situated on a secluded island within the bay. As the name implies, the cave showcases magnificent stalactites and stalagmites, with colored lights adding a magical touch to the surroundings. Afterward, we’ll sail past renowned spots like Thumb Island, Incense Island, and Ba Hang floating village.
Amazing Cave – Titop Island (6-hour cruise)
During this six-hour cruise, we’ll venture deeper to explore the remarkable Amazing Cave, the largest cave in Halong Bay. Following that, we’ll make a delightful stop at Titop Island, renowned for its pristine white sandy beach and crystal-clear waters, making it a perfect spot for swimming. A steep path will lead us to a lookout point and a charming pentagon-shaped pagoda, offering an awe-inspiring panoramic view of the entire bay scenery.
Bai Tu Long Bay (8-hour cruise)
This extensive 8-hour private boat cruise is perfect for travelers seeking a comprehensive exploration of Halong Bay. Sail through Halong Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay, reaching remote locations, and enjoying kayaking to visit the islands and caves of Bai Tu Long Bay.