A trip to northern Vietnam would not be completed without a tour to breathtaking Ha Long Bay or the bay of descending dragons that is considered the eighth natural wonder of the world, in a country- incomparable coastal area of 1600 square kilometers with 2000 limestone islands in various shapes.
HANOI – HALONG BAY Package
(5 days-4 nights)
(NB: All itineraries can be arranged following your wishes)
A Trip to Northern Vietnam would not be completed without a tour to breathtaking Ha Long Bay or the bay of descending dragons that is considered the eighth natural wonder of the world, in a country- incomparable coastal area of 1600 square kilometers with 2000 limestone islands in various shapes.
For this tour, we'd like introduce you to all the beauty of Halong Bay by cruising around the islands visiting the caves and specially kayaking.
B=Breakfast; Br=Brunch; L=Lunch; D=Dinner
Day 1: Hanoi arrival:
On arrival at Hanoi International airport met by our guide then transferred to your hotel for check-in.
No meals include
Day 2:Hanoi (B, L, D)
For the start of the tour journey to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of "Uncle Ho’s" final resting-place.
Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s "house on stilts", his home from 1954 till 1969 the wooden ethnic minority style house is surrounded by quiet and peaceful gardens.
Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi.
Journey to The Temple Of Literature. Vietnam’s first university constructed in 1070, it’s gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past.
For lunch, enjoy traditional Vietnamese food in a local restaurant
Following lunch, visit the Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West Lake (one of the oldest in Vietnam).
Visit Ethnology Museum for a closer view of Vietnam people.
Journey back to the centre of town for a Cyclo ride around Hanoi’s old streets.
Relax as you weave through the narrow alleys of Hanoi s ancient Old Quarter, glimpsing Hanoi s everyday life.
We will take you past Hoan Kiem Lake, see the peaceful waters, at the northern end stop and visit Ngoc Son Temple, perfect for photo opportunities!
Finish the day with Vietnam’s most famous and charming art form, Water Puppetry.
Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in Hanoi with Northern cuisine
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner are include
Day 3:Hanoi – Halong Bay (B, L, D)
After breakfast at your hotel, 08:00 Am our driver pick you up at your hotel, enjoy 3.5-hour drive to Halong City, along the way you will pass through the Red River Delta Region.
11.30 Arrive on pier boat.
12.15 Transfer by tender to the boat – enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing for your 2 days/1night.
12.30 Depart by boat to Halong Bay - start cruise and check-in to cabins.
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch - enjoy deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Lunch.
Halong Bay has listed as a World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty. “Dragon descending to the sea“ as it is known in Vietnamese, picturesque Ha Long Bay has more than 1.000 limestone islets rising from the sea, many of them containing beautiful grottoes.
Check in to the Junk for our overnight boat cruise discovering this magnificent UNESCO World Wonder.
This is a great journey among fisher villages and surreal islands rising from a tranquil emerald sea. The Junk adds to the experience for an overnight stay and fresh seafood meals. This is a truly memorable experience. Without a doubt, Ha Long bay is a destination in Vietnam that should not be missed.
Itinerary in Halong Bay depend about the Cruise Company. Check with your tour guide to arrange the best cruise for you, for 2 days one night. Many options are available.
Overnight on a luxury junk
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner are include
Day 4:Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, Br)
Depart to the pier boat.
09.30 Enjoy Breakfast Set Menu or Buffet in the dining room. We will settle billsafter breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying thebay scenery as we approach the pier.
11.00 Arrived we will transfer you by tender to the pier; relax outside or inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.
Met by our guide at the boat pier then transferred back to Hanoi, en-route stop to rest and enjoy shopping at a handicraft shop if you wish.
Arrival at Hanoi at mid-afternoon, check in at your hotel and free at leisure for the rest of day
Overnight in Hanoi
Breakfast & Brunch are include
Note: This itinerary on boat may be subject to change depending on weather conditions and visiting places may vary up to the boat company you've choosen.
Day 5: Hanoi (B)
Breakfast at your hotel, free at leisure till your next trip.
Breakfast is include
NB: We can arrange additional customized trips for you if the above itinerary does not match your expectations.