Day 1 - Halong Bay
After a scenic transfer from Hanoi, enjoy a drink at the Bhaya Cruise Centre, before boarding your luxury boat. Enjoy a delicious Vietnamese buffet lunch as you sail southeast of Halong Bay, meeting and greeting your fellow passengers. En route pass Trong Mai Islet, Ngon Tay Islet and many more iconic Halong Bay limestone islands.
Stop to discover the mysterious Trinh Nu Cave, one of the finest sunlight-filled cave in Halong Bay which contains stunning stalactites and stalagmites. Trinh Nu Cave is exclusive to only those cruising with Bhaya which offers a more private and less crowded experience. After visiting the cave you will have time to kayak and enjoy private use of the beach. Head back to the boat to enjoy an informative cooking demonstration. Before dinner, you may like to watch the sunset over this enchanting region.
Day 3 - Halong Bay
Enjoy some rejuvenating Tai Chi lessons during sunrise, before enjoying breakfast and the views. Today you will transfer to the Bhaya Spirit, a junk boat with a lounge, dining area and facilities for the day. After transferring boats, the group will head to Ba Ham Lake area to do some kayaking.
enjoy lunch back on the Bhaya Spirit as the ship cruises towards the Cua Van area. Enjoy some sightseeing around the Cua Van Floating Culture Centre which is well known for its beauty. Admire the views from a traditional rowing boat or kayak, the choice is yours. Later in the afternoon return to the Bhaya Classic to relax and enjoy your evening.
Day 2 - Halong Bay
The next day early risers may enjoy a spot of Tai Chi on deck, before breakfast as the boat continues through the stunning seascape. A stop will be made at the picturesque Sung Sot Cave, the largest cave in Halong Bay if requested or enjoy more time to explore Tung Sau Pearl Market by kayak. Return to the boat to enjoy lunch, while passing by Lom Bo Island, Ba Hang Fisherman Village and a few other famous sights. After arriving back into port, you will make your way back to the city of Hanoi.
3 day Halong Bay Explorer - from £509
Alternatively, for those wishing for a shorter experience in the region, our 2 day Halong Bay Cruise includes only one night on board – from £289
For a more intimate experience ask about our Premium Halong Bay Cruise which stays on a smaller boat with no more than 7 cabins, each with their own private balcony.
All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a double or twin room and include meals shown. Seasonal supplements may apply. Call Freedom Destinations to confirm departure dates and availability. Itineraries for tours departing after 1 April 2020 may vary.
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