5-hours of cruising on a route that is normally only done on 2 days and 1 night overnight itineraries Kayaking to explore this world heritage site Swimming and relaxing on sandy beaches Hike to the top for amazing panoramic views
Travel Style: Backpackers
Destinations: Halong Bay (budget)
Duration: 1 Day

We will pick you up from Hanoi for the drive to Halong Bay and you will board the We Go Halong Cruise in Halong Bay for this day cruise. Explore the fascinating and breathtaking peaceful view on this unique location as we start cruising passing Dog Islet, Incense Burners and Thumb Rock while enjoying our Vietnamese Cuisine lunch while the Cruise slowly slides on the romantic waves of Halong Bay.

Itinerary Details

7:30 – 08:15: Pick up from your hotel/ stay and depart for the Tuan Chau island, Ha long City, stop over for a rest on the way.

12:30: Arrive Tuan Chau Harbour, welcome aboard, and safety briefing.

We Go Halong will take you on an 5 hour journey via 2 day-sleeper on boat cruise route which renowned for this striking, if bizarre scenery, passages uninhabited islets and outcrops have been given imaginative names by the locals, due to their perceived shapes, including Cock Fighting, Incense Burner, and Thumb, while enjoy Vietnamese mouth-watering lunch on boat.

14:00: Arrive Bo Hon archipelago there are two options to choose from: Kayaking to explore Bo Hon Archipelago where you will get closer to the marvel natural beauty of the bay and understand about the Karst foundation. If you do not go kayaking, it is time for you to lie on sun-deck for sunbathing or reading books. Visit Titov Island, where you enjoy swimming on sandy beach adjacent to the towering limestone mountains with excellent backdrop of the Bay, and climb up Titov Peak for a panoramic view of the bay like paradise.

16:00: Return on-board, cruise back toward Tuan Chau harbor. There is a lot of time for sunbathing on upper deck with music, enjoy great fun of group touring fellows among world iconic natural scenery.

17:30: Disembark for a bus ride back Hanoi, short break on the way.

21:15: Drop off your hotel/ stay, trip ends.

What’s included?

  • Transfer from hotel/stay in Hanoi Old Quarter to Halong Bay and return by
    A/C bus
  • All entrance tickets to sites indicated in itinerary
  • Kayaking or Bamboo rowing boat
  • 2 bottles of water per person on bus and welcome drink on boat
  • Gourmet lunch (Vietnamese dishes)
  • English speaking guide during the trip

What’s excluded?

  • Beverages
  • Tax & service charge
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • All not indicated in our itinerary

What do I need to bring?

  • Booking Invoice from us
  • Valid Passport with valid visa
  • Cash for personal expense

What do I need to know?

During the period March to November it will good to pack your swimming gear, a towel, a wide-brimmed hat, sunscreen (at least SPF15), a reliable insect repellent, toiletries, a camera and lots of batteries. Warm clothing for the cooler months of November to March are advised. How much luggage can I take? Your vehicle has limited space so please keep your luggage to a maximum of 15kgs in a backpack or soft over-night bag and include a small day pack to hand carry for easy access to camera, sunscreen, water etc. Inhibitions can be left in the luggage storage rooms at your hotel with your other unwanted baggage. 

Get Up and Go Vietnam is doing all possible to make your journey and travel experience an unforgettable one. Weather conditions, we unfortunately cannot control. Our apologies for that!

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