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Halong Bay 1-day trip



per person

Cruise and kayak to discover this hidden gem of Ha Long Bay in just 1 day.

Halong Bay is considered the place to complete your Vietnam experience. As such, it has been included in most tours in Vietnam. A full-day cruise is the best choice to experience the magnificent Halong Bay, ideal for those with a limited time schedule. You will not only explore one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay but will also have the chance to go kayaking or bamboo boat rowing, as well as visiting and interacting with people at a local fishing village.

  • Departure
  • Departure Time
    Please be ready for this Halong Tour at around 7:45 AM
  • Return Time
    Approximately 8:30 PM.
  • Include
    Shuttle bus transfer
    English speaking tour guide
    Meal(s) as indicated
    Entry Fees (if any)
    Private land transfer
  • Not Included
    Travel Insurance
    Domestic & International flight (if any)
    Vietnam visa arrangement
    Tips and Gratuities
    Personal expenses

At around 7:45 – 8:00, we will pick you up at your hotel or a pre-defined destination and we will start the scenic, 3.5-hour drive to Halong Bay. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta countryside and have a short break on the way.
By noon, we will arrive at the Tuan Chau Harbor. We then embark the Cruise Ship followed by a short cruise briefing.

We now start a dreamy cruise to stunning scenery with thousands of limestone mountains and have seafood lunch (we serve you with Vietnamese traditional dishes, in case you are vegetarian, we have other food options for you) while cruising through the emerald water passing by the Dog Stone, the Burning Incense islet, stop at Ba Hang fishing village for kayaking or sit in a bamboo boat rowed by locals.
After the visiting of Fighting-Cock island and the Heavenly Palace (Thien Cung cave) – which has opened to the public since 1998 with stalagmites and stalactites. Back to the Ship and continue cruising back to the jetty.
Get back to Tourist wharf. Disembark and get on bus to Hanoi.
Arrive in Hanoi. Our tour guide and driver say goodbye to you at your hotel. Our Halong trips ends at around 20:30.