Day 1 Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)
We depart Hanoi for Halong Bay in the morning. We will be picked up from your hotel in Hanoi driving to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta and stopover on the way for a refreshment break. Arrival Tuan Chau wharf at noon and follow the cruise program as follow:
12h00: Arrive at Tuan Chau wharf – Break and photography time
12h30: Board Glory Cruises for departure. Welcome drink will be served
13h00: Lunch is served while cruising through the bay
15h30: Visit exciting Cua Van fishing village. The village is free of busy roads and streets, electric lights, houses and high rise buildings. Instead, there are only herds of little boats and rafts. You will have the chance to discover the traditional culture and customs of the fishermen.
16h30: Enjoy kayaking or swimming (if the weather permits).
17h00: Back on board and continue cruising to Drum Cave (Hang Trong) to dock.
19h00: Dinner is served.
21h00: Take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night fishing.
Relax and spend a romantic night on Glory Cruise
Day 2 Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay (B, L, D)
7h30: Start the day with an International breakfast
08h30: Transfer to another boat for Lan Ha Bay excursion.
10h00: Guided kayaking, swimming & snorkeling at Three Peach Beach, a pristine natural beach lapped by turquoise water.
12h00: Fresh seafood lunch is served onboard or enjoy Barbeque on beach if the weather permitted.
13h30: Continue on to discover Ho Ba Ham Islet, the most remote point in Lan Ha Bay and bordering the Gulf of Tonkin.
14h30: Visit its quaint fishing village and lagoon
Possibility of kayaking through an amazing tunnel carved under a limestone mountain (time and weather permitting).
16h00: Cruise back to Glory Cruises
19h00: Sumptuous seafood set-dinner onboard
21h00: Retire to your cabin or join the fishing program
Day 3 Halong – Hanoi (Br)
07.00: Coffee and tea will be served
08.00: Continue cruising.
08h15: Visit splendid Sung Sot Cave
09h00: Check out and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay, passing Dinh Huong Island, fishing villages, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island.
09.30: Buffet brunch (breakfast/lunch) while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier
11h30: Arrive at the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew.
12h00: Drive from Halong to Hanoi.
14h00: Stopover in Dong Trieu town to visit a Ceramics workshop.
16.00: Arrive in Hanoi
End the trip
Price & Included Features
Shuttle bus between Hanoi-Halong-Hanoi.
Accommodation in a twin share or double cabin
All Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B-= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner, Br= Brunch)
An English speaking guide on board.
Sightseeing admissions fees & permits
All other services not clearly mentioned as included
Tips are welcome
The Cruise Program may be subject to change without prior notice
Inform us in advance if you have any special requirement for food