One of the natural wonders of the world and an UNESCO world heritage site – Ha Long bay is a truly remarkable destination for tourists all over the world. Over 3000 islands protrude from the sea with red sailed junks dotting the horizon. With a total area of 354 sq km, the mountainous island of Cat Ba is the largest island in Ha Long bay. Cat Ba is a tropical paradise of white sands beach, caves, and limestone peaks, which rise like gnarled, blackened fingers from the lush greenery. Let’s join this Halong – Cat Ba 3 days 2 nights Tour with Truly Vietnam Tour to explore these interesting destinations.
Day 1: Ha Noi – Ha Long (Lunch, Dinner)
7.45: Our hotel will pick you up at your hotel.
8.15: Leave Ha Noi and departure for 3 hours by bus to Ha Long City. Have a short break about 20 minutes on the half way.
12.00: You will get on the Halong boat and cruise through the most beautiful places of the bay with the famous islets such as Cock Fighting, Dog, Dinh Huong islets …while enjoying fresh seafood Lunch (on boat). You’ll also visit Thien Cung Cave (heaven grotto) or Dau Go Cave (Hidding Wooden stake cave).
16.00 -16.30: Gia Luan Harbor arrival , you will get on the bus to Cat Ba Town, Check in hotel, have dinner at hotel. After dinner, you “ll have free time to discover Cat Ba Town by night.
Day 2: Biking in Viet Hai & Lan Ha Bay for Kayaking (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
7.15: Having breakfast, then you’ll go to Pearl fishing village.
10.30: Trekking on Viet Hai Fishing village & go biking along the beautiful forest of village.
12.30: Have lunch.
In the afternoon: Kayaking around Lan Ha bay, much time for swimming on beach and visit Monkey island. After that back to hotel.
19.00: Have dinner at hotel and free time explore Catba town by yourself
Day 3: Cat Ba – Ha Noi (Breakfast, Lunch)
7.30 – 8.00: Having breakfast at hotel and depart from Cat Ba Island to Ha Long city, you will take the boat again and have chance to enjoy more of Ha Long Bay on the way back.
11.00 -11.30: We arrive in Ha Long city, have lunch in a restaurant in Halong city
12.30: Get on the bus and come back to Hanoi.
16 30: We arrive in Ha Noi and drop you off at your hotel.
– Vehicle (A/C): Ford transit 16 seats or county 29 seats.
– Driver: proficient, safe, experienced.
– Tour guide: English speaking guide (enthusiastic, experienced).
– Entrance fees: During tour.
– Vietnamese meals as mentioned (standard and hygienic meal).
– Cruise visits Halong Bay
– Optional requested services: such as massages, beauty services, music performances, diving,… Barbeques and other specific wishes can be made on prior request only
– Drinks, tips and personal expenses
– All service non-clearly mentioned in the inclusions list
– Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change upon weather conditions. Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number, valid visa to Vietnam for all passengers
– Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
– Surcharge 25$ US/pax on above rates for check-in o Christmas Days: Dec 24th, New Year’s Dec 31st, Lunar New Year.