Itinerary 3 Days/ 2 Nights
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay (L, D)
In the morning: 07:30 - 08:15 Pick you up at the hotel and leave for Halong Bay. Short break en route in Hai Duong Province (20mins). Arrive in Halong Bay around 12:00.
In the afternoon: Begin your cruise in Halong Bay while seafood lunch is served on the boat. You keep admiring the amazing kasts with different formations on the way. Then you will arrive at Kiem Lam areas and enjoy kayaking in one hour.
Back to the cruise, free time for swimming, sunbathing or snorkeling.... Relax on the sundeck and enjoy free fruits and drinks served by the crew. You can join a cooking demonstration class to learn how to prepare Spring-roll Vietnamese dishes before sitting down for dinner.
In the evening: After dinner, you are free at your leisure: relaxing, listening to music or catching fishes and squids with the equipments provided then retiring in your comfortable cabin.
Day 2: Halong Bay - Cat Ba Island - Lan Ha Bay (B, L, D)
In the morning: After breakfast on boat, you will visit the Halong Bay’s largest cave named Sung Sot (Amazing Cave) in one hour. Around 09:30, change to day boat then cruise toward to Viet Hai Wharf belonging to Cat Ba National Park. Taking a 5km ride to Viet Hai village to explore the lifestyle of local residents.
In the afternoon: Back to the boat relax on the sundeck for a while before lunch with sea food and Vietnamese specialties then take enjoy another kayaking trip (around 1 hour and a half) to explore Van Boi and some sandy beaches. while cruising to Beo Wharf. Disembark and check in your hotel in Cat Ba Island. Free to explore Cat Ba town on your own activities.
Suggestions: taking a motor biking trip around the town or swimming in the beach. (exclude in tour price). Dinner and overnight at hotel in Cat Ba Island.
Day 3: Cat Ba Island - Halong Bay - Hanoi (B, L)
In the morning: After breakfast, transfer to Beo Wharf. Get on the day trip boat and cruise along Lan Ha Bay then back to our awaiting cruise on the bay. Taking photos before cruising back to the harbor. On the way, witness the beauty of Dinh Huong Island (incense burner), Cho Da Island (stone dog), and Ga Choi Island (fighting cocks).
In the afternoon: Have lunch then disembark and take a bus from Halong City return to Hanoi with short break on the way. Arrive in Hanoi around 17:00 and say goodbye at your hotel.
Itinerary 2 Days/ 1 Night
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay (L, D)
Depart for Halong Bay in an air-conditioned shuttle bus from 8:00 - 8:30.
Arrive in Halong around 12:30pm. The crew welcomes you on board the CLASSIC SAIL. Enjoy welcome drink, check-in to your cabin.
Lunch with fresh seafood is served at 1:30pm. Starting cruise into mystic Halong Bay to see the amazing karsts with different formations. Stop in floating fishing village, with its unique way of life for strolling around the village or the cave. Optional kayaking to discover the hidden cave. Then head to the island for swimming, sun bathing. There will be traditional games available for evening entertainment. Dinner and overnight on CLASSIC SAIL junk.
Meals: Lunch, dinner
Day 2: Halong Bay - Hanoi (BR)
Enjoy sunrise in the bay with a cup of tea or coffee with light breakfast. Sitting on the upper deck, you can relax while taking in the breath-taking beauty of the rocky islands rising from the crystal-clear water of the bay. After breakfast take 1 hour walking around one of the biggest and most beautiful cave in Ha Long Bay.
Check out from 10:00 to 10:30. Cruising back to the jetty while brunch is served from 10:30 to 11:30. We continue cruising through the bay, along the way seeing more of the fascinating formations.
Board arrives at habour by 12:00 for the drive back to Hanoi.