Halong Bay 3 days 2 nights

Price: on request/ usd

 Halong Bay 3 days 2 nights

Day 1: Hanoi - Drive to Halong Bay

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The LVP Guide will pick you up at your lobby's hotel located in hanoi center and arrive in Halong Bay around 12:00PM by private car or van
12.30 Transfer by tender to the boat – enjoy Welcome Drinks, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.
12.45 Check in and begin cruise.
13.00 : Time for Luch and enjoy seafood in halong bay
Spa services available after lunch and throughout the cruise. There is a menu of available services in your cabin.
You may book services with Spa staff after lunch or at any time with any of the boat's management or guide staff.
15.45:  Arrive at the Cua Van floating fishing village area. Upon arrival we will transfer by tender to Tien Ong cave. There are many caves in Halong Bay, but Tien Ong is the most recently explored and opened for public access. In 2007 a team of
Vietnamese archeologists conducted extensive research which led to the discovery of human bones and artifacts dating to10,000 – 8,000 BC. The cave has a wide, but short entrance which is said to resemble the shape of a frog's mouth. The cave is 5 meters above sea level and is 50 meters deep and covers 1000 square meters, almost evenly split into two chambers.
We will tour the cave for about 15 minutes. From the cave we will re-board the tender and make the short trip to the village.

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There are two options for exploring the village:

 - One option is to transfer on small bamboo boats rowed by the local people.
- The second option is to travel by kayak (self-rowed). The kayaking option is $20 per person.
17.15 Depart and sail for about 45 minutes to Luon Bo area, where we will anchor for overnight.
18.00 Our Chef will demonstrate the preparation of a particular Vietnamese cuisine in the dining room. Our guide will let you know what item will be prepared and will explain the process during the demonstration. Duration about 20 – 30 minutes
19.30 : Dinner is served on cruise

Day 2: Halong Bay – Cat Ba Island – Halong Bay

06.30 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.
07.00 Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 20 minutes).
08.15 Transfer by tender to our day boat, Sunset. Breakfast will be served as the boat sets sail for Cat Ba Island.
10.15 Arrive at Cat Ba Island and travel to the Viet Hai Village by bicycle or motorbike. The trip takes about 10 minutes on motorbike or about 25 minutes by bicycle. Tour Viet Hai, a small village with about 300 residents, for about 30 minutes. Visit the village school and clinic and observe everyday life of a Vietnamese countryside village. Return to the boat by bicycle or motorbike.
11.45 Back on board, set sail for the Bat Cave.
12.15 Lunch is served on boat
13.30Join the kayaking excursion to the Bat cave and surrounding waters. Kayaking duration about 45 minutes. There will also be time for relaxing on board and swimming while here.
15.30 : Depart from the Bat Cave area and sail to rejoin the main boat.
15.45 : Return to the main boat and free time till dinner.
18.00 : Our Chef will demonstrate the preparation of a particular Vietnamese cuisine in the dining room. Our guide will let you know what item will be prepared and will explain the process during the demonstration. Duration about 20 – 30 minutes
19.30 Dinner is served.

Day 3: Halong Bay Cruise – Drive to Hanoi

06.30 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.
07.00 Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 20 minutes).
07.15 Arrive at SoiSim Island.
07.30 Transfer by tender to the Island. There is a beach for swimming and you may also hike to the top of the island for great views and photo opportunities. The hike involves walking up about 400 stone steps; it normally takes about 10-15 minutes to the top. If you plan on hiking please be sure to wear proper footwear. We will spend about one hour on the island.
08.30 Upon return to the boat you will have one hour to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). Depart for Tuan ChauMarina.
09.30 Breakfast served in the dining room. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
11:00 Disembarkation and transfer by tender to Tuan Chau Marina. . Car is awaiting for you there and transfers you back to Hanoi.
Note: The above itinerary is subject to change without prior notice and depends on weather condition!

Including the following details

Luxury accommodation with A/C, hot shower, mini bar

- English speaking guide on board
- Sunset cocktails and canapés at Tien Ong cave
- 2 hour biking round trip on an island on 2nd day (weather permits)
- Cooking demonstration on 3rd day
- Kayaking on 2nd day
- All meals per program
- Sunrise Tai Chi Class
- All entrance and visiting fees
- Tax and Services charges.

Excluding : 

- Personal travel insurance
- Visa Arrangements
- Tips and other Personal Expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned above
- Transfer round trip ( on request)

Services Inluded:
  • - Private transfers  with  Professional English Speaking guide
  • - Accommodation with breakfast at mentioned Hotels
  • - Meals (Food only / NO drinks) as mentioned in programs
  • - All Entrance fees for the whole trip as mentioned in programme
  • - Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
  • - Daily 2 mineral water bottles per day per pax.
  • - All taxes
  • - Highly responsive 24/7 support during the tour.
  • - High quality personally handpicked local guides at all places that are government approved.
  • - Courteous chauffeur at your service for the tour.
  • - In tour flights if any
  • - Special assistances in ease city for smooth check-ins.
Services Excluded:
  • - International flights & departure taxes
  • - Visa On Arrival guaranteed letter
  • - Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
  • - Travel insurance
  • - Beverage
  • - Other services not mentioned above

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