Itinerary Hanoi - Ha Long Bay - Catba tour 3 days 2 nights (1 night on Golden Lotus Classic Cruise + 1 night at in Catba):
Day 1: Ha Noi - Ha Long - Sung Sot Cave - Kayaking - Cooking class (L, D)
7.45 - 8.15: Our car and guide will pick you up at Hanoi Brother Inn, departure to Halong bay.
10.00: Have a short break about 20 minuttes
12.00: Arrive at Bai Chay, Halong Tourism harbour.
12.15: Transfer by tender to the Golden Lotus Classic Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink.
12.30: Start cruising to visit Ha Long Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, UNESCO World Heritage Site and check in your cabin.
13.00 - 14.00: Have lunch - enjoy deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu.
14.30: Transfer by tender from boat to Surprising cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes.
16.00: Enjoy kayaking or relaxing on the cruise.
19.00 - 20.00: Have dinner - enjoy Vietnamese food.
21.00 - 23.00: Evening activities: sing karaoke, join squid fishing or relax on the sundeck, sightsee Halong Bay at night.
Overnight on Golden Lotus Classic Cruise.
Day 2: Titop Island - Viet Hai Village - Kayaking - Monkey island (B, L, D)
7.15: Have a breakfast
8.00: To Ti Top island. Climb to the top of Titop, sightseeing Halong Bay's panorama view or relaxing, swimming at the Ti Top beach.
9.30: Transfer to another boat, go to Catba Islands, trekking by bicycle in Viet Hai Fishing village, in the valley of the heart of Cat Ba National Park.
12.00: Come back cruise, have lunch.
In the afternoon: Kayaking or swimming activities to explore Lan Ha Bay.
Visit Monkey island.
Check in at hotel in Catba.
19.00: Have dinner at hotel, free time explore Catba Island.
Overnight in 3 stars Sea Pearl hotel.
Day 3: Cat Ba - Ha Long Bay - Ha Noi (B, L)
After breakfast, return to the cruise and continue to visit remainder of Ha Long Bay.
11.30: Get back Ha Long harbour.
Have lunch in the restaurant or on the cruise.
13.00: Transfer back to Hanoi. You will arrive in Hanoi approximately at 16:30.
Finish the tour. See you again!
- Vehicle (A/C): Ford transit 16 seats or county 29 seats.
- Driver: proficient, safe, experienced.
- Tour guide: English speaking guide (enthusiastic, experienced).
- Welcome drink.
- Entrance fees: During tour.
- Vietnamese meals as mentioned (standard and hygienic meal).
- Golden Lotus Classic Cruise: Safe, clean and beautiful.
- Luxury cabin with Air-conditioner, private bathroom, hot water, shower, standing cabin.
- Insurance on board
- Room at hotel in Cat Ba island
- Optional requested services: such as massages, beauty services, music performances, diving,… Barbeques and other specific wishes can be made on prior request only
- Drinks, tips and personal expenses
- All service non-clearly mentioned in the inclusions list
- Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change upon weather conditions. Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number, valid visa to Vietnam for all passengers
- Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
- Surcharge 25$ US/pax on above rates for check-in o Christmas Days: Dec 24th, New Year's Dec 31st, Lunar New Year.
Cancellation or modification policy:
If cancelled or modified 24 hours before date of arrival, 50 percent of the total price of the reservation will be charged.
If cancelled or modified later, the total price of the reservation will be charged.