Ha Long Bay, “ The Descending Dragon” of Vietnam, attracts most visitors all over the world not only for its gorgeous landscape but also mysterious caves. Located in the Gulf of Tonkin, just take 4 hours by bus from Ha Noi Capital, Ha Long Bay features 1, 696 islets in various shapes and sizes, most of which are limestone caves emerged on crystal- clear water. Recognized a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO, the Bay is home to plenty of floral and faunal species.
Come here, you have a chance to catch a picturesque view on Halong Dragon Gold Cruise while enjoy in seafood at a cozy restaurant of Cruise. Heading to Sung Sot Cave, you may get lost in millions of stalactites and stalagmites with elegant lighting system. Ti Top, Soi Sim Island and do kayaking around Bo Nau Cave will help you explore the magnificent beauty.
The voyage would be enormous terrific if you have missed Pearl farm where produces the real pearl and Monkey Island with endangered wild monkeys on Cat Ba Island. After a short trek inside Cat Ba National Park, you have lunch and take a rest on Lan Ha Board. Then, you will reach the hotel in Cat Ba town.
The day after fits you to return The Halong Dragon Gold Cruise as well as relax on sundeck for sun-bathing and photo hunting while sailing back to the harbor.
All things mentioned, Ha Long Bay may steal your heart at the first sight, so it is an ideal destination that can’t be overlooked when you visit Vietnam. With the Legendary Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Island for 3 days and 2 nights trip makes you unforgettable experience in Vietnam!
07:45 – 08:30 Tour guide and shuttle bus pick you up then take 4 hour scenic drive to Halong city. Have a break 20 minutes half way to free your legs.
12:15 Embark Bai Chay harbor, get transferred to Dragon Gold Cruise by a tender and enjoy welcoming drinks.
13:00 Receive a cruise briefing. Savor delicious lunch while cruising among wonderful limestone islands. Visit Sung Sot amazing cave with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites.
14:30 Stop at Ti Top Island or Soi Sim Island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing or getting a panoramic view on island peak.
15:30 Do kayaking among hidden parts and around Bo Nau cave to discover mysterious beauty of Halong.
16:30 Experiencing unforgettable memory passing through “tunnel cave” on a bamboo boat to secluded lake.
17:30 Drop anchor in calm water area and enjoy some local wine and fruits on the sundeck at sunset.
19:00 Have a delectable dinner in cozy restaurant of Dragon Gold Cruise in the middle of Halong.
20:00 Entertain evening by karaoke singing or try your luck doing squid-fishing. Overnight on Halong Dragon Gold Cruise.
07:00 Enjoy morning landscapes in Halong Bay with tea and coffee served then breakfast on board.
07:30 Visit a Pearl farm, see the real pearl products and understand process of pearl making in Ha Long.
09:00 Change onto a day – boat going Lan Ha Bay. Visit Monkey Island with endangered wild monkeys. Stop at Viet Hai harbor. Enjoy 5 km cycling ride through wonderful jungle to Viet Hai village. Short trek inside Cat Ba National Park.
12:00 Do cycling 5 km back to the harbor again. Enjoy lunch on board in Lan Ha Bay. Arrive Beo harbor for a bus drive to Cat Ba town.
19:00 Have a dinner in hotel restaurant and free time at night to discover Cat Ba town.
08:30 Check out hotel. Bus take you to harbor and get on the transfer boat to Ha Long Bay again. Change onto Dragon Gold Cruise. Relax and photograph wonderful pictures of Ha Long on the way back.
09:30 Check out your cabin. Relax on sundeck for sun-bathing, photo hunting while sailing back to the harbor.
11:30 Lunch is served aboard Dragon Gold Cruise.
13:30 Say goodbye to Halong Bay then return to Hanoi. Have a rest en-route again to free your legs.
17:30 Get dropped off at your hotel. Tour ends