Halong – Lan Ha & Cat Ba Island – 3 days

Brief description: Kayaking, swimming, and exploring wonderful cave in Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay are ideal for the keen novice or experienced kayakers. Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay, the spectacular natural wonders, are also dramatic seascape for those who love to discover and communicate with nature!

Three day all-inclusive Cruise in Halong, Lan Ha Bays and Cat Ba Island.
Kayaking and swimming in Lan Ha Bay.
Exploring the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
Cruise Duration: 3 days/ 2 nights Vessels: Bhaya Classic Daily departure

Detailed Itinerary:
 
Day 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY

08:00 Scenic three-hour drive from Hanoi to Halong Bay.
12:00 Check-in at Tuan Chau Marina, Tuan Chau Island.
Embark on Bhaya Classic for a Welcome drink followed by a cruise briefing.
13:00 Savor a delicious Vietnamese buffet lunch as Bhaya Classic heads east to Vung Vieng floating fishing village.
15:30 Visit the Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boat (1 hour) then return to the vessel for free time at your leisure or join one of the following optional activities: Kayak into the floating village or swim near the Bhaya.
17:30 The vessel cruises back through the bay to its overnight anchorage near Ho Dong Tien. Happy Hour & Vietnamese cooking demonstration on the Sundeck (if weather permitting)
19:30 Sumptuous set-menu seafood dinner onboard.
21:00 Enjoy the movie or join our staff at the reception for squid fishing.
Overnight on board Bhaya Classic.

Day 2: HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY – CAT BA ISLAND
06:15 Start your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea and coffee are served.
07:00 Bhaya Classic weighs anchor to cruise the Bay. Early breakfast in the Dining Room.
08:00 Transfer to Bhaya Spirit junk for Lan Ha Bay excursions.
09:00 Guided biking or walking excursion in the national park of Cat Ba Island.
12:00 Fresh lunch is served onboard.
14:30 Enjoy a guided kayaking tour, or refresh yourself with a swim, in the Ba Trai Dao (Three Beaches) area, a remote part of the Gulf of Tonkin, boasting isolated beaches and nature at its best.
16:00 Return to Bhaya Classic.
17:00 The vessel cruises back through the Bay to its overnight anchorage near Ho Dong Tien. Happy Hour and Vietnamese cooking demonstration on the Sundeck.
19:30 Sumptuous set-menu seafood dinner onboard.
21:00 Enjoy the movie or join our staff at the reception for squid fishing. Overnight on board Bhaya Classic.

Day 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI
06:15 Start your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea and coffee are served.
07:00 Bhaya Classic weighs anchor to cruise through the Bay passing beautiful spots like Trong (Drum), Trinh Nu (Virgin) and Me Cung Caves, Coc Ngoi (Toad) Islet, etc.
08:30 Explore Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave.
09:30 Return to Bhaya Classic. Buffet brunch is served onboard.
The vessel cruises leisurely back to harbor.
10:30 Onboard check out and return to the habor by tender.
10:45 Disembark at Tuan Chau Marina. Return to Hanoi.
15:00 Arrive in Hanoi. End of program.

What’s included

    English speaking guide
    All entrance fees
    Cruise in Halong Bay – Cabin with A/C
    Kayak and gears
    Biking in Cat Ba Island
    Cooking on sundeck
    02 bottles of water in cabin
     Meals as specified (02 Breakfasts, 03 Lunches and 02 Dinners)
    Transfer to/from your hotel

What’s not included

    Visa fees
    Travel insurance
    Tipping
    Personal expenses
    International & domestic flight & airport taxes