The bay is dotted with tiny islands, pristine sandbanks on the turquoise water providing an excellent backdrop for swimming, kayaking or just lazing about on the boat deck to visit the most untouched areas. Enjoy swimming on quiet beaches.
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)
07:45 – 08:00 Pick-up at meeting point and depart for Halong city.
12:00 – 12:15 On arrival at pier, you will board your Imperial Classic Cruise and you are warmly welcomed by professional and friendly crew. Check into cabin.
13:00 Enjoy specially prepared lunch while cruising towards thousands of amazing limestone islands emerging from emerald water, passing by Stone Dog islet, floating fishing village,
incense burner islet, fighting cocks islet,…
15:00 visit Heavenly Palace Cave – the most beautiful one in Halong Bay.
16:00 Kayaking for an hour or more through slide rock cliffs.
17:30 Swimming time, this is great chance to relax in water, jumping, diving, take a back flip, somersault.
19:00 Enjoy dinner.
20:30 Evening activities like singing karaoke, dancing, squid fishing, playing cards or relax at leisure
Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B,L)
07:00 Breakfast, coffee, tea, fruits will be served.
08:00 Check Out and start cruising further to discover the hidden charm of the bay, taking photos many islets with outstanding shapes as frog island, turtle island,…
10:00 Cooking class opened right on the cruise for all the people are interested in cooking, especially cooking Vietnamese food.
11:15 Farewell lunch served on the cruise before you arrive at harbor
12:30 Get on the bus back to Hanoi
16:30 Transfer you back to your hotel. The tour ends
- Welcome drink
- Transports Hanoi - Ha Long - Hanoi by bus.
- Accommodation: safe en-suited cabin with A/C, hot water.
- Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Entrance fees
- English speaking guide.
- Travel insurance, private personal properties insurance
- Tips and other personal services.
- In case of bad weather (the boat is not allowed to push off or not allowed to overnight in the sea), please choose of the below options: 1- Staying at the hotel (3* standard) - Tour cost is not changed. (hotel expense will be covered by the organizing company). 2- Back to Hanoi on the first day - Tour cost is charged as one of Halong bay one day trip.
- The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions
- Air-condition turn-on about at 19:00