Halong and Cat Ba Island Experience (2 Days)
Nearby bustling Hanoi, you’ll experience both world-famous Halong Bay as well as its’ less visited (and more sustainable) twin, Lan Ha Bay and the Cat Ba Island Archipelago. You’ll take a speed boat to visit the little islands of Halong Bay and then board a bus to make your way to Cat Ba. Along the way, you’ll stop and visit Trung Trang cave and the surrounding area known locally as the “Silver and Gold Treasury”. On the second day we’ll cruise through Lan Ha Bay, where you’ll choose to swim, kayak or just relax on the island’s sandy beach.
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Small Group Adventure - Typically no more than 8 fellow travellers. A small group brings you closer to local life and gives you the flexibility to venture off the beaten path and go beyond the ordinary.
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All Year Round Except June to August
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This tour is not recommended for: Children below 7 years of age.
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Meals: 1 x Breakfast, 2 x Lunch, 1 x Dinner
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- Locations Visited:
- Halong Bay, Cat Ba Island, Lan Ha Bay
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Day 1: Hanoi to Halong to Cat Ba
We’ll pick you up at your hotel in or around Hanoi’s Old Quarter between 8:30AM and 9:10AM. From here, we’ll take the road to Halong Bay and you can enjoy the scenery as we leave bustling Hanoi and head out into the countryside. Just before lunch, we’ll board a speed boat so that we can admire the thousands of beautiful islands that dot Halong Bay. Definitely one of the best photo opportunities and life-long memories to cherish in the future.
We’ll dock at Gia Luan Harbour where you’ll board a (shared) bus to head to Cat Ba Town. Once there, you’ll check into your hotel and relax with a leisurely lunch. In the early afternoon, you’ll be picked up and head over to discover Trung Trang cave and its valley of thousands of naturally shaped stones known locally as the “Silver and Gold Treasury”. We’ll have some free time for shipping or swimming on the beautiful local beaches.
For dinner we’ll enjoy a BBQ dinner served at the hotel restaurant.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight at Cat Ba Palace Hotel, or similar
Note: Please inform us your hotel name and address at least 72 hours in advance via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Day 2: Cat Ba to Lan Ha Bay to Hanoi
Get ready by 6:30 for an early pick-up at your hotel in Cat Ba Town and head to Beo pier to board the boat. You’ll enjoy some coffee or tea while we head over and drop anchor at the Caves of Light and Dark. As the sun rises, we’ll serve breakfast so you can look over the most beautiful, peaceful sea that belongs to both Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay. Once we’ve had our fill and have some energy to expend, we’ll explore the area by kayak to really immerse ourselves in this amazing location.
In the late morning we’ll move our boat to Ba Trai Dao and have some fun with the boat’s high dive, swim around or just laze around on the sandy beaches. At noon we’ll get back on the boat for lunch and then head over to a quick trip to Monkey Island. In the early afternoon, we’ll head back to Hanoi by local shuttle bus, which will drop you off at your hotel or other points around Hanoi’s Old Quarter between 19:00 - 19:30 pm.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Note: The itinerary will be changed subject to the weather, tide level and operating conditions without prior notice.
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