2 days 1 night
Being recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Halong Bay has attracted visitors with its charming beauty like a masterpiece of Mother Nature. You will be sailing around on one of the best cruises, enjoying the breathtaking scenery of limestone mountains, and experiencing interesting activities during Halong Bay 2-days 1-night cruise.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight on the cruise
7.30 am - 8.30 am: Having your own breakfast, then you will be picked up at your hotel lobby to transfer to Halong Bay. Before departure, you should make sure to bring your passport with you to check-in cruise.
After driving halfway, the coach will stop for about 15 minutes for you to have a break. You can go to the bathroom, then go around to watch how people are making local handicrafts, as well as buy some snacks if you wish.
After the break, come back to the coach and go straight to Halong Bay.
12.00: You will reach Tuan Chau International Port, then preparing for boarding in the waiting room.
12.30: It’s time to embark cruise. You will be welcomed on board with welcome drinks, followed by an introduction about captain, crews, and briefing of safety instruction.
Our tour guide will help you to check-in your cabin, then you will receive the key room.
After that, you will be served a typical lunch in the dining room with various dishes from appetizers, main courses, and desserts. There is a bar to prepare the best drinks for you if you want to have any wine, cocktail, other drinks.
14.00 - 14-30: After having a rest to refresh, you will be taken to visit Hang Sung Sot (Surprising Cave) which is named by the common reaction of people visiting this cave, especially its stalactites and stalagmites in different shapes.
The next stop is Ti Top Island where you can have time for swimming and snorkeling on the shore. Otherwise, you can join a short trek going up to the top of a mountain nearby. Once you reach the peak of the mountain, you will see the panorama of Halong Bay in your eyes.
16.30 - 16.45: The cruise will sail to the sleeping area where it will drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets.
In the early evening, there is a Sunset Party for every guest on the cruise. It’s an ideal time to watch the sunset while enjoying some drinks and fruits on sundeck. Moreover, you will be given opportunities to make a new friend with people from other countries, then let dance or sing together to have a memorable sunset time.
19.00 - 19.30: After your own relaxing time, an authentic Vietnamese dinner is served in the dining room or outdoor areas (it depends on the weather)
There is free time after dinner. It is highly recommended for you to go up to sundeck with a cup of cocktail from the bar to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere in the middle of Halong Bay. Otherwise, you can choose to socialize with other guests by playing games, dancing, or singing. Especially, don’t forget to try night squid fishing, then enjoy the fresh dishes made of squid you have caught.
Overnight on the cruise.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
06.30 am: If you are able to get up early enough, you can join a Tai Chi session on the sun deck which helps you feel full of energy for a new day.
7.00 am - 8.00 am: Local breakfast is served in the dining room.
8.00 am: The cruise will sail through emerald waters where you start to visit Luon Cave. There are two options for you to choose from.
The first choice is to do kayaking rowed by yourself. It’s better for you to wear swimming suits because you may get wet when rowing.
The second choice is to sit comfortably on a bamboo boat of a local.
9.00 am: Time to check out your cabin.
10.00am: You will see a chef delivering Cooking Demonstrations by making amazing objects from basic ingredients. Following this, you will be showed how to make Vietnamese spring rolls, then try to make some on your own.
10.30 am - 10.45 am: An early lunch will be prepared for you before coming back to the harbor.
12.00: Saying goodbye to friendly crews, you will disembark the cruise to get on the coach back to Hanoi
16.00: The coach will drop you at your hotel in the Old Quarter. Finish overnight cruise. We hope you would have unforgettable moments with Halong Bay 2 days 1-night cruise. See you again.