If you’re traveling to Vietnam, a visit to the famous Halong Bay is a must. The bay is divided into 2 areas: Halong Bay – located in the Southern and Bai Tu Long Bay – located in the Northeastern of the bay. Bai Tu Long Bay – which is just as stunning as its southern counterpart – has remained under the radar and provides the perfect gateway to exploring the area as an alternative to the tourist-filled parts of Halong Bay.
When talking about Bai Tu Long Bay cruise recommendation, you should not miss out: Swan Cruises; White Dolphin 4,7,10; Bai Tho Group; Paloma; Indochina Sails, Garden Bay Cruises…
Tour code: LVD Y2– Bai Tu Long Bay, Halong Bay
Service: Group 2d1n
Price: From 113 USD/ person. Includes 1 bus tickets Hop On Hop Off during 4 hours period for Ha Noi city tour
Cruise: White Dolphin 4,7,10 cabins.
DAY 1: HA NOI –HA LONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY (L, D)
07h30 -8h00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Ha Long City through the green fields in the Red River Delta. 10h00: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break.
12h00: Embark at Ha Long wharf – Break and photography time
12h30: Boat Cruises on Halong, enjoy a welcoming drink and cruise briefing.
13h00: Have lunch while cruising in Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay.
15h30: Transfer by tender to Thien Canh Son cave. Our tour guide will take you to a huge cave with many interesting stalactite and stalagmite in different amazing shapes …. After about half an hour visiting, you will go back to tender and return to the boat. Then return to cruise for your leisure or join sunbathing, enjoy swimming in the crystal clear water. Join with cooking class by our chef.
19h00: Vietnamese style set dinner is served on board.
21h00: Take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night fishing. Stay overnight on boat.
DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY – HA LONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY – HA NOI (B, L)
07h30: Have breakfast and enjoy the sunrise on the bay.
09h00: Visit ancient Vung Vieng floating village you are not only be immersed in the quiet and peaceful atmosphere but also be surrounded by the rocky mountains by small bamboo boat for an hour in to the ancient village then return to cruise for relaxing and check out the room.
10h30: Have lunch while cruising back through Ha Long Bay to the pier
11h30: Disembark at Ha long wharf, time to say goodbye to the crew.
12h00: Return from Ha Long to Hanoi.
14h00: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break.
16h00: Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip.