Halong Bay Cruise: Start your journey with tour Halong Bay from Hanoi, you will travel to the Gulf of Tonkin and embark on a traditional wooden junk. Overnight cruise on Halong Bay is the perfect way to truly enjoy the beautiful waters of the World Natural Heritage.
You will have opportunity to spend hours sailing among limestone peaks and windy sea. Sometimes cruise will stop for one or few hours so that you can visit the mysterious caves or swim in the warm waters and taste Halong fresh seafood parties. Doing Tai Chi or kayaking on boat are also the must do activities to experience the fresh air and beautiful landscape of Halong Bay before you end the tour and back to Hanoi.
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay
Meals: 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
08h00 – 08h30: Pick-up at hotel and start the 3 hour-and-a-half drive to Halong Bay. 12h00 – 12h30: Embark on Oriental Sails followed by cruise briefing. 13h00 – 15h30: Savor a delectable lunch as Oriental Sails cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Turtle Island. 15h30 – 17h30: Visit Amazing Cave and kayak along the hidden parts of the bay. 17h30 – 19h00: Snap photos or just relax as the sun starts to set. 19h00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around.
Overnight on board.
Day 2: Halong – Lan Ha Bay
Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
06h00 – 07h00: Start your day with Tai Chi on sundeck. 07h00 – 08h00: Have breakfast at sunrise.
08h30 – 09h00: Transfer to day boat for a cruise to Lan Ha Bay.
Option 1: Kayaking and Rock Climbing with Western instructors.
10h15 – 12h30: Kayaking in Moody’s Beach area. 13h00 – 14h00: Lunch and transfer to Thap Ngiem (Hai Pai Beach).
14h15 – 16h30: Rock Climb on Hai Pai Beach (option kayaking).
Option 2: Relaxing and Kayaking.
Have the whole day relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Van Boi beach, Ba Cat beach, and leisure kayak around the Lan Ha Bay.
16h30 – 17h00: Cruise back to the main boat.
19h00: Enjoy dinner. Partying, fishing or just lazing. Overnight on board.
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi
Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch
06h00 – 07h00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise or photo hunt 07h00 – 09h00: Have breakfast at sunrise. Visit Titop island to enjoy the panorama view of Halong Bay or just relax, swim at the beach. Cruise pass by Ba Hang Fishing Village, pass Dog Rock and Incense Burner. 09h30: Check out room. Continue to the Harbor. Disembark Oriental Sails at around 12h00.
12h00 – 16h30: Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30./.
Note: Cruise itinerary will be different from different cruises.