- Explore Halong Bay with ease on a day trip that includes round-trip private transfer from Hanoi.
- A stress-free choice that's ideal for first-time visitors with limited time.
- Get the best views of the UNESCO-listed limestone islands from the water.
- Kayak around the bay and enjoy a seafood lunch on board.
- Escorted by a knowledgeable guide.
- Age range
- under 87 year olds
Dotted with jagged limestone pinnacles, Halong Bay is one of Vietnam’s biggest attractions. The vast majority of its 12 million visitors a year arrive aboard day and overnight cruises. If you’re pressed for time, do as many locals do and see Halong Bay on a day cruise from Hanoi. Take a traditional cruise with Vietnam Travel‘s professional tour guide to this spectacular UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit one of Halong’s famous caves and go kayaking on the emerald water. Enjoy delicious seafood on board, and a comfortable private transfer. This full-day option offers visitors immerse themselves in the legend bay without the need for accommodation and transporting luggage.
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Details of Halong Bay day cruise from Hanoi.
Discover the beauty of UNESCO World Heritage Site, Halong Bay with Vietnam Travel! This day tour offers you the overview of Halong Bay with 4 hours cruising on the bay.
After a pick up from your hotel, enjoy a 2 hour journey through the Red River Delta, a fantastic opportunity to watch the Vietnamese farmers out in the rice fields.
Upon arrival at Halong City Harbor, board a traditional wooden junk boat and head out into the bay. Indulge in a seafood lunch aboard the cruise and marvel at the beautiful limestone bedrock and sheer cliffs scattered all over the bay. Your hospitable crew and experienced tour guide will show you to explore tranquil scenery in the safest conditions. You will have a chance to know about the floating village, discover their lives and visit a beautiful cave on Halong Bay.
Afterwards, enjoy some time to kayak around the limestone islands as you bask in the beauty of this paradise.
Head back to the shore and re-board the car for your relaxing drive back to Hanoi. Your tour ends at your hotel at approximately 19:30.
AccommodationRated Excellent by past passengers
All the hotels/ cruise are subject to availability and can be changed. In case any of the listed hotels are fully booked, alternatives of equivalence will be taken.
GuideRated Excellent by past passengers
Expert English-speaking local guide.
(Other languages on request)
MealsRated Excellent by past passengers
Lunch on boat.
TransportRated Excellent by past passengers
Service of a private driver and an air-conditioned vehicle.
Please note that airfares are subject to availability and to change without notice
• Service of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicle.
• Service of an English speaking guide.
• 4 hours traditional wooden boat.
• Sightseeing ticket.
• Bottled drinking water and wet tissue.
• Accommodation in Hanoi.
• Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary.
• Tips for tour guide and driver.
• Travel insurance.
• Visa arrangements.
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