Day 2: Sunday, March 03rd, 2019
Hanoi – Ha Long Bay CRUISE!
Meals: B L D
Around 07.45- 8:15am you will be picked up from your hotel to Ha Long Bay, one of the most spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Areas and the world’s largest marine limestone ‘karts’ landscape.
After a 3.5 hour drive towards North East of Hanoi, you will arrive at Tuan Chau International Marina on the harbor of Ha Long’s biggest island. From here a boat will take you to our Ha Long Phoenix Cruiser. A refreshing welcome drink will be served and you can check into your cabin. As you settle into your cabin, the boat will set sail to the center of this World Heritage site. Lunch will be served in the restaurant while you enjoy the amazing scenery.
At noon, a delicious set menu lunch will be served in the restaurant while you enjoy the amazing scenery. Cruising among the hundreds of islands you will pass by Duck and Thumb islets to go to Luon cave for kayaking (A bamboo boat will be arranged for the elderly or people who cannot kayak) to visit the small cave and beautiful lagoons. Kayaking provides the opportunity to explore the beautiful lagoons and get closer to the island. Then, boat will take you to Titop Island for you to enjoy the beach and swimming, or you can climb up to the top to get an overview of a corner of the bay.
As the sun sets over the bay, we head back to the cruise and relax. Dinner will be served with local seafood and then you can choose to enjoy a drink from the bar or experience squid fishing, before going to bed.