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Hanoi: 8-Hour Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay Luxury Cruise Tour

Product ID: 195602
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A 8-hour luxury cruise through some of La Ha Bay's most scenic spots. You can dine on local cuisine, swim in crystal-clear waters and through an array of stalagmite caves, on this full-day tour.
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Duration: 1 day
Starting time 7:00 AM
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Vietnamese, English
Vietnamese, English

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Any hotel located in the Hoan Kiem District area

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  • Ride for 2 hours in a luxurious limousine
  • Take a 8-hour cruise from the river to the sea aboard a luxury vessel
  • Enjoy cooking demonstrations and a sunset party
  • Kayak through an array of stalagmite caves leaded into hidden lagoons
  • Swim in a quiet cove with an incredible backdrop
Full description
9:30 AM: Welcome Aboard
Arrive at Tuan Chau marina and transfer by speed boat to the local supplier's location. Guests will be welcomed aboard, and enjoy welcome drinks, receive cruise briefings, safety instructions, and check in. Start cruising and explore Ha Long Bay, one of the new "Seven Wonders" of nature.
Your guides will take you on an odyssey of 7 hours in a deep exploration through the remote Ha Long Bay to Lan Ha Bay, discovering many hidden splendors of untouched natural wonder. 

11:00 AM: Lunch on the Boat 
While cruising through a maze of toweling limestone mountains, you can revel in the elegant restaurant that is fully equipped with air-conditioning. A Vietnamese fusion cuisine lunch is served and a spectacular seascape is always in view through expanded windows.

1.30 PM: Explore Magical Sea Cave and Hidden Lagoons by Kayaking or Local Rowing Boat
Drop anchor at a cove amid dramatic natural scenery in dark and light grotto archipelagos. After an introduction from an expert on how to paddle safely, you will travel with a bamboo boat rowed by a fishermen, and gently glide through stalagmite caves leading into hidden lagoons, amidst a maze of incredible rock formations rising majestically from jade-green water. Every turn brings another surprise, and secret passages of an array of stalagmite caves lead into hidden lagoons with a unique eco-system, getting you close to sea creatures.

3:00 PM: Swimming at Quiet Area in Lan Ha Bay
You head to a quiet area in Lan Ha Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. The region is known for its pristine beaches and spectacular beauty, having about 400 fascinating islands. You may prefer to try your hand at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay.

4:00 PM: Cooking Demonstration 
You will take part in a short cooking demonstration class. The chef will guide you how to make famous traditional Vietnamese spring rolls. Here, you will understand the culinary culture of the Vietnamese. 

4:30 PM: Sunset Party (Free Time)
Step up onto the sundeck to watch the magnificent sunset over the "Seven Wonders of Nature", and enjoy the sunset party. It’s an ideal time to make acquaintance with new friends, share your traveling experiences, or simply relax and watch the sunset. In the early evening the boat has a Happy Hour deal. Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (see massage menu).

5:00 PM: Head Back to Tuan Chau Marina via Speed Boat

5:20 PM: Disembark for another comfortable limousine ride back Hanoi via new expressway.

7:30 PM: Drop-off at your hotel doorsteps. Service ended.
  • Comfortable chauffeured-driven limousine
  • Pick-up and drop off from hotels located in the Hoan Kiem District
  • 8-hour cruise
  • All entrance fees for sightseeing indicated
  • Mouth-watering lunch consisting of Vietnamese fusion cuisine
  • Afternoon tea and 2 bottles of mineral water in the limousine
  • Double kayak and local rowing boat
  • Life jacket and waterproof bag
  • English-speaking guide during the tour
What’s Not Included
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (recommended)

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Important information
Know before you go
• Vegetarians can be catered to upon request
• Passport information is required before departure date for the pre-check-in procedure
• Pick-up and drop off is available from hotels located in the Hoan Kiem district area
• Booster seats are available (upon request)
• Biking equipment for children is available (upon request)
• Remember to bring a towel, sun glasses, sunscreen, a camera, a swimming costume, insect repellent and cash for personal expenses

From US$ 119 per person

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Product ID: 195602