Hanoi Golden Legend Hotel
Ha Long Bay (meaning in Vietnamese: "descending dragon bay") is a UNESSCO World Heritage Site and popular travel destination in Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam, Administratively, the bay belongs to Ha Long city, Cam Pha town, and is a part of Van Don district. The bay features thousands of limestons karts and islets in various shapes and sized. Ha Long Bay is a center of a larger zone which includes Bai Tu Long Bay to the northeast, and Catba island to the southwest. These larger zones share a similar geological, geographical, geomorphological, climate and cultural characters.
Your trip will be much more enjoyable with a kayaking amidst the bay. Exploring Ha Long Bay with a small boat is a part in your unforgettable cruising experience with APRICOT Cruise.
Afterward, you will have an enjoyable time in Catba island. Cat Ba is the largest of the 366 islands spanning 260km2 that comprise the Cat Ba Archipelago, which makes up the southeastern adge of Ha Long Bay in Northern Vietnam. Cat Ba island has a surface area of 285km2 and maintains the dramatic and rugged features of Ha Long Bay. This island belongs to Haiphong city- the most famous city of industry in Vietnam.
Day 1: Ha Noi – Ha Long Bay – Lunch - Titop Island – Surprising Cave – Sunset party – Dinner – Fishing
7:45 - 8:30: Our guide will meet you at your hotel. The shuttle bus or private car pick up. Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta.
12:00 – 12:30 Arriving Tuan Chau Marina .Welcome aboard the cruise.
Meet the captain , crew and join us for welcome drink as we tell you about life onboard.
Check into your cabin. Time to refresh and unwind.
Served a delectable lunch while cruising ahead to Ha Long Bay
Explore the Surprising Cave – the most beautiful cave in Ha long Bay. It is one of the widest grottoes in Ha Long Bay with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites.
Back to the APRICOT Cruise, We will take you to visit the Titop Island – swimming Climbing up to the Top of the Island – take the best view of Halong Bay in the Summer time or visit a floating Pearl Farm Village and learn the technique for making high quality pearls in the Winter time .
Continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
After that, come back to the boat, enjoy the Sunset Party on sundeck (free wine & fresh fruits).
Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.
Overnight on board: clean air – conditioned rooms with private washroom.
DAY 2: Tai chi – Breakfast – Kayaking – lunch – lan ha bay –Monkey island - Dinner – Free time for activities
Morning in the bay:
Start your day with Taichi exercises or a photo hunt.
7:00 Breakfast, coffee and tea and served while cruising ahead to Pearl Farm Village.
Transfer to smaller boat to explore Day and Night cave, pearl farm, Viet Hai Village and Lan Ha Bay. Guided kayaking a pristine natural cave lapped by the turquoise water.
Lunch will be served on boat.
Discover Ba Trai Dao (three peaks islet) or sun bathe on one of the natural secluded beaches (private, wild and fresh air). You also can swimming, trekking up to the mountain...
Return to your boat , take time to refresh and relax at Lan Ha Bay .
Option 1: Stay in Hotel on Cat Ba Island
16:00 – 16:30 Smaller boat will be drop off guest to Cat Ba Island Wharf (Beo Harbour) and proceed to hotel via local transportation.
Check in hotel upon arrival in Cat Ba town.
Free time after to explore Cat Ba town.
Dinner will be served at a local hotel’s restaurant.
Overnight in the Hotel (Cat Ba Island ): clean air – conditioned rooms with private washroom.
Option 2: Staying in Bungalow on Monkey island.
16:00 – 16:30 Smaller boat will be drop off guest to Monkey Island Resort.
Check in Bungalow at Monkey Island Resort.
Free time for swimming or just walking on the private beach, joining some games in the restaurant.
Dinner will be served at Monkey Island Resort.
Overnight in the Bungalow: clean air – conditioned rooms with private washroom.
Day 3 : Cat Ba Island - Breakfast – Cooking demonstration – lunch – tuan chau Marina - your hotel
Morning in the Cat Ba Island :
6:45 – 7:00 Have breakfast and check out, then transfer to smaller boat and get back to Apricot Cruise.
Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more…
Join in the Cooking Class , teaching you how to make our specifically ( Spring rolls ) before an early lunch is served .
11:30 – 12:00 Disembark at the harbor, Tuan Chau Marina.
Transfer to minibus or private and return to Hanoi
Arrival back at your hotel approximately 16:30 - 17:00. Tour ends.
- English speaking guide
- Shuttle bus (round trip)
- Mineral water on bus
- Entrance fee & sightseeing fees
- Welcome drink
- Full furnished cabin with A/C & hot shower
- All meals on boat
- Exciting games &; fishing equipment
- Cooking class & Tai Chi demonstration
- Personal expenses
- All services & items are not mentioned specifically in the above list
Option 1: Staying in hotel on cat Ba island
|Cabin on Cruise||2-star hotel||3-star hotel|
Option 2: Staying in Bungalow on Monkey Island
|Cabin on Cruise|
|Deluxe||Deluxe Ocean||Deluxe Balcony||Single Sup|
|Deluxe Garden View||215||225||235||+70|
|Deluxe Sea View||225||235||245||+75|
|Deluxe Suite Sea View||235||245||255||+85|