Halong Bay Cruise Day Tour

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Get on aboard cruising day tour around this magnificent Halong Bay and among thousands islands that jut out of the sea with its spectacular natural environment, would be a great experience traveling to Halong bay. Visiting the floating village, grottoes and enjoy kayaking, swimming and the sumptuous seafood lunch.

Tour Itinerary

Duration: 11-12 hours (9.00-19.30)
Explore legendary Halong Bay on boat

In details

9.00AM Depart from your hotel in Hanoi for the journey East of Hanoi (approximately 2,5 hours) to Halong City, the gateway to Halong Bay. En route you will pass fields of busy workers farming their rice fields using traditional methods of cultivation.

Upon arrival, board a traditional junk and set sail around this magnificent bay and among thousands islands that jut out of the sea with its spectacular natural environment while lunch is served. You also have the opportunity to stop visiting one of the many grottoes. We then continue cruise to the southern part of the Bay, where we will admire view of many strange-shaped islands, visit floating village of the local fishermen and do kayaking to further remote area of the bay. Continue sailing back to Halong wharf, get on car and return to Hanoi. Tour ends at your hotel.

Optional Day tour Halong bay route

Thien Cung Cave (4-hour cruise)

On this four-hour cruise we will visit to Dong Thien Cung (Heavenly Palace Grotto), located on a remote island in the bay. As the name suggests, the cave adorned with fantastic stalactites and stalagmites. Colored lights transform the scene into a fairy-tale palace. Then sailing past some of the bay’s most iconic locations, including Thumb Island, Incense Island and Ba Hang floating village.

Amazing Cave – Titop Island (6-hour cruise)

This six-hour cruise we will travel further to visit Amazing Cave or Cave of Surprises is the largest cave in Halong Bay. Then enjoy a stop at Titop Island, with its powdery white sand and crystal water; Titop beach is a favorite place for a swim. A steep path leads to a lookout and a small pentagon-shaped pagoda that offers a breathtaking view of the whole bay scenery.

Bai Tu Long Bay (8-hour cruise)

A full day 8-hour cruise is designated for travelers who want to discover Halong bay in depth and on this private boat trip you will cruise Halong bay and Bai Tu Long bay to many other remote areas, kayaking to visit islands and caves of Bai Tu Long Bay.

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Tour price

GROUP TOUR (Seat in coach tour)

4-hour on boat tour
6-hour on boat tour
US$45/personUS$55/person (Standard)

US$65/person (Deluxe)

US$80/person (Luxury – smaller group, buffet lunch)

Deluxe seat in coach tour goes with smaller group and includes kayaking or bamboo boat rowing

PRIVATE TOUR Halong bay 1 day: (Price in USD/person)

No of travelers2 pax3-5 pax6-8 pax9 pax up
4 hour cruise$139$111$82$64
6 hour cruise$162$126$90$72
8 hour cruise$188$142$100$80

Additional kayaking extra: $3/person on double kayak

Not fit your requirement? Feel free to contact us to plan this trip and get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs.

Tour inclusive

  • Transfer as specified in the itinerary, hotel pick up and drop off
  • English-speaking tour guide (other language available upon request)
  • Private/shared cruise boat on Halong Bay
  • Entry fees for all visits as mentioned in the program
  • Vietnamese set lunch on boat,
  • Mineral water

Tour exclusive

  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Travel insurance

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Halong Bay Cruise Day Tour

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