This cruise has a unique route and only 9 cabins. Some of the highlights are: - Cruising all the way through both Halong Bay and less touristy Lan Ha Bay - Kayaking in remote and less touristy areas - Swimming - Overnight on the cruise in less touristy Lan... View more
Destinations: Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay (mid-range)
Duration: 2 Days & 1 Night
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Day 1 : KAYAKING - SWIMMING - CRUISING LAN HA BAY (Lunch and dinner)


7h45 - 8h15: Your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel or stay in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. We drive through the Red River Delta giving you a chance to see local life before we make a break half way.

12h - 12h15: Arriving ha long harbour where we will transfer you to the cruise by speed boat. Enjoy a welcome drink & fresh towel.

13h00: Check-in your cabin. Enjoy a fresh seafood lunch. The cruise will escape crowded Halong Bay to cruise towards Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay, which is a less touristy, more quiet and cleaner than Halong Bay. Take your cameras out as we pass amazing islands and beaches like, Finger Islet, Frog Islet, Teapot Islets and Dark and Bright cave...

15h00: Kayaking around Dark and Bright Cave area which is located under water for millions of years, you may also see wild monkeys. This is for sure one of the most beautiful lagoons in Lan Ha Bay for kayaking activities. If you don't like to do kayaking, you can sit on a sampan boat which is rowed by local fisherman. 

17h00: Back to the boat and enjoy our small sunset party on the upper deck with local fruits and tea. For those who would like the opportunity to jump off the boat into the emerald water, here's your chance!

The Cruise will anchor in a tranquil lagoon in between Bai Tu Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay

Our Barbecue dinner will be served on the top deck (if the waether permits) or at the cozy restaurant with fresh seafood.

Evening: You can enjoy our activities like squid fishing or enjoy the company of your new friends at the bar area or play some games...

Day 2 : LAN HA BAY - HALONG BAY - HANOI (Breakfast and lunch)


Wake up early to see the sunrise and recharge your battery with breakfast, tea, coffee and cake which is ready for you from 7h00 - 8h30.

We follow our unique route to try and catch some fish. At this place you can also do some extra kayaking or just relax on the cruise.

Around 9h30: We return to the cruise to refresh yourself and check out. You can enjoy our cooking demonstration (and to make Vietnamese Spring Roll) when the boat is cruising back to habour.

An early lunch will be served on boat before arriving at the habour.

12h30: Disembark at the harbor where our shuttle bus will take you back to your hotel or stay in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. Estimated arrival time is around 5pm.

What’s included?

  • Full furnished cabin with A/C, hot water
  • All meals on board:
    2 lunches, 1 dinner and 1 breakfast
  • Welcome drink
  • Complementary water (2 small bottles a day) in your cabin
  • Entrance, activities and sightseeing fees
  • Kayaking and biking
  • English speaking guide
  • Shuttle bus (only in Hanoi old quarter)
  • Taxes and Service Charges

What’s excluded?

  • All other (alcoholic) beverages
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • All not indicated in our itinerary 

What do I need to bring?

  • Booking voucher 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 is 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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