Ha Long Bay: 2-Day, 1-Night Cruise
Explore the picturesque Ha Long Bay on a 2-day cruise, and discover paradise. Climb aboard a traditional junk boat and zigzag through the tiny islands. Enjoy swimming, kayaking in the blue waters, and discover hidden caves.
Discover, Ha Long Bay, known as the “Bay of Descending Dragons” an enchanting bay in the heart of Vietnam. Relax, soak in the scenery, and embrace the culture on this 2-day cruise. This cruise includes a visit to the Sung Sot Cave, the Biggest Cave in Halong Bay, learn about the UNESCO declared World Heritage area, and enjoy the stunning picturesque landscape.
Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay
Begin with a pickup from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter between 7:30-8:15 AM. Set off towards Halong Bay on a 3.5-hour ride. Arrive at the Tuan Chau Harbor by noon, before checking in.
Next, your captain will welcome you aboard the cruise with a complimentary drink. Meet the crew for a brief introduction and go through safety guidelines. Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch, cruise along the Emerald Sea, and admire the fascinating rock formations.
Later in the afternoon, you will visit the Sung Sot Cave, swim on Titop Island and embrace the views from the mountain peak. Soak in the sun on a deck chair, sip a cocktail or read a book as you enjoy relaxation.
In the evening, gaze at the night sky, as you join the ship’s sunset party. Take a cooking class and master making fresh noodle rolls. Enjoy a delicious set dinner packed full of vibrant flavors. Join in karaoke, play games, or go fishing for squid, before you enjoy a well-deserved night of rest.
Day 2: Ha Long Bay – Hanoi
Wake up, enjoy the beautiful sunrise on the sundeck, have breakfast, and admire the stunning views. Help yourself to a cup of tea or coffee if you like to kick start your day.
Set sail past the magnificent landscapes, visit the Halong Bay Pearl Farm, and learn the history of pearls. Next, you will return to the ship, enjoy an afternoon dip or explore the bay yourself by kayak, the choice is yours.
In the afternoon, enjoy a spot of lunch, and relax as you cruise back to Tuan Chau Harbor. You will then head back to Hanoi or your hotel, arriving back by 4:30 AM.
- Cruise along the amazing limestone karst islands and islets of Halong Bay
- Learn about Vietnam culture and enjoy traditional Vietnamese food
- Explore the emerald waters by kayak
- See the hidden cave Sung Sot Cave
- Relax on deck and enjoy the night sky
• Meals served onboard are traditional Vietnamese food
• Please advise of any dietary restrictions or allergies on booking or prior to departure
All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
You must keep social distance while in vehicles
The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
You must bring your own headphones
You must fill out a travel information form
You are required to bring and wear a mask
You will receive a mandatory temperature check
The bus driver will come to pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter Area. Please be available at the hotel lobby 30 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
- Shuttle bus transfers
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- English-speaking tour guide
- Accommodation based on twin/double sharing (private cabin with ocean view)
- Welcome drinks
- Insurance on-board
- Kayaking, squid fishing equipment available
- All meals on-board (2 x lunch; 1 x dinner; 1 x breakfast)
- Tea, coffee included in the breakfast
- Cooking class and sunset party
- A bottle of water (per person, per way on the bus & boat)
- Alcoholic beverages
- Soft drinks
When should I book?
To guarantee availability book as soon as possible. Early booking is worth consideration especially if you planning the trip during high season like public holidays or weekends.
This excursion you can cancel with no cost up to 48 hours before the start of the trip. If you cancel it after 48 hours or not show up on the excursion you will still be charged the full price of the activity. Being late on pick-up or departure will be considered as not showing up.