Day trip

From Hanoi: Full-Day Visit to Halong Bay

Activity provider: Hoi An Express

From Hanoi: Full-Day Visit to Halong Bay

Activity provider: Hoi An Express

From US$ 214 per person

Enjoy a full day visiting one of the highlights of Vietnam. Travel comfortably from Hanoi to spend the day sailing around the bay and islands in style. Take in the stunning scenery as you enjoy a lunch of locally caught, fresh seafood.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Hotel pickup and drop-off in Hoan Kiem, Ba Dinh, Hai Ba Trung District
Private group available


  • Indulge in a fresh seafood lunch whilst enjoying panoramic views of Halong Bay
  • Explore two of the bay’s most beautiful caves, Thien Cung and Dau Go
  • Visit a fascinating floating fishing village, and the local symbol of the Fighting Cocks Islets
Full description
Choose from a shared or private experience and head east from Hanoi after pickup from your hotel. Along the way, you will take a short break to enjoy the views in Hai Duong Province. Arrive in HaLong Bay at approximately 11:30 AM and relax with a fresh seafood lunch on your boat, before heading out further into the bay.  After lunch, you have 4 hours to explore Halong Bay. Visit Thien Cung Cave and Dau Go Cave, where General Tran Hung Dao amassed hundreds of stakes deep inside the cave prior to a battle against the invading Mongolian army in 1288. See the floating village of the fishermen, who have lived and fished for hundreds of years. Sail passed the Fighting Cocks Islets, a locally renowned symbol of the area.  After your boat returns you to the shore of Halong, your bus will be waiting to take you back to Hanoi.
  • Transfer and transportation as per itinerary
  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Boat
  • Lunch
  • English speaking guide (other languages available upon request with surcharge)
  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities, optional
  • Personal expenses such as shopping, extra food, drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Every child must be accompanied by an adult. Please book adult tickets for any additional children.
  • This is a full-day tour from Hanoi, return at around 8:00 PM on the same day.

Product ID: 292605