Unique Experiences:

•  Beat the crowds and go North of Ha Long Bay to beautiful QuanLan Island famous for having the most beautiful beaches in Northern Vietnam
•  Bike through the island’s rice fields and forests and pass by the nearby pagoda, big sand dunes and old ruins.
•  Relax, swim and enjoy life at the white sandy beaches


Small Group Exploration – normally no more than 2-5 travellers. Being few brings you closer to local life and flexibility to go to places less travelled; to go beyond the ordinary. You can be min. 1 and max. 8 travellers on this tour. You can book 1 person, but we cannot guarantee more participants.

For an additional 40 USD per person you can secure this as a Guaranteed Private Tour. Please contact us for further details and booking.

Trip Length: 4 Day(s) 3 Night(s)
Tour Departure Dates: Every day
Travel Season:

April to October is highly recommended

This product may be affected by Vietnamese TET (New Year) – normally in Jan/Feb. Specific dates are blocked in the booking calendar if and when not bookable.
What can you expect during TET? The lunar New Year is very important to the Vietnamese. The days are spent together with family andrelativesin private homes to celebrate. Expect the streets to be fairly empty and life at street level to be very limited.

Type of Transportation:

Private car/mini bus, boat and bicycle

Type of Accommodation:

Budget hotel with private bathroom

Physical Rate: 1/5
Child Policy:

Child age: 3 – 9 years old. Infant below 3 years old
Child price: See under “rates”. Infants are free of charge
This tour is recommended for: all ages

Included in Price:

Meals: 3 x breakfast, 4 x lunch, 3 x dinner
Accommodation: 3 nights in a budget hotel on the island
Entrance fees: All entrances fees are included in the trip
Transport: Private car/mini bus, public boat and bicycle on Day 2
English speaking tour guide: Included on part of the tour, please refer to itinerary

Excluded from Price:

•  Personal travel insurance (compulsory)
•  Tips to guide and driver
•  Drinks and personal expenses
All other expenses not stated as included in the above


Locations Visited:
Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay, Quan Lan Island
Start City:
End City:


Day 1: Hanoi - Ha Long Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay - Quan Lan Island
Pick-up at the hotel around 08:00 in the morning, and transport to Ha Long City by a private car. On the way there, stopping in Hai Duong for a short-break. Lunch will be served upon arrival in Ha Long city. After lunch, moving to Hon Gai harbour and sailing for Quan Lan island. This fast boat trip takes about 1.5 hour, which gives you time to relax and enjoy the bay. On arrival at the island pick-up and transport to the hotel. Later in the evening enjoying a good dinner with Vietnamese specialties.
(L, D)

Day 2: Quan Lan Island
After a good breakfast begins the tour of the island. Riding together on bikes and exploring the wonders of this island. From the nearby pagoda, through rice fields, forest areas, big sand dunes and old ruins. On the bike tour discovering some of the most beautiful beaches in Northern Vietnam, as well as using some spare time to go for a swim there. After lunch at a local restaurant, we continue our bike ride around the island. Late in the afternoon returning to the guest house, for shower and relaxing, before dinner is served.
(B, L, D)

Day 3: Quan Lan Island
Do what you desire! After the introduction to the island the first day, there is the opportunity for self exploring the island further or just relaxing. Recommend is as well to take a hike along the eastern sea board, exploring the small villages or spending the day at the beach.
(B, L, D)

Day 4: Quan Lan Island - Bai Tu Long Bay - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Depending on the departure time of the local boat, we will get up early and go to the harbor at around 06:30. Enjoying Ha Long Bay one last time, before reaching Halong City. Our driver will be waiting and drive you to visit a ceramic factory. Then we will have lunch at a local restaurant before starting our journey back to Hanoi.
(B, L)

Key: B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner

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