Day 1: Ha Noi – Hai Phong – Cat Ba
5.30 am: Leave Hanoi for Hai Phong. Breakfast in Hai Phong. Take a 1 hr hydrofoil trip to Cat Ba Island. Upon arrival in Cat Ba we check into the hotel and spend the rest of the day to explore the town or relax on Cat Co beaches. Overnight at your chosen hotel on Cat Ba Island.
Day 2: Trek Cat Ba National Park – Overnight on a junk in Halong Bay
Breakfast in the hotel before taking a beautiful bus ride along the coast to reach Cat Ba national park. Today we will have a long trek through dense jungle to reach the peaceful village of Viet Hai. Short break at Frog Lake. We will have lunch in a local house in Viet Hai village. After lunch we walk to Viet Hai Quay for a cruise on Lan Ha Bay. We will meet our overnight junk in Halong Bay late afternoon. Dinner and overnight on the junk.
Day 3: Full day Kayaking Ha Long Bay
After breakfast on the junk we start paddling to Van Chai Floating village and then continue paddling to Dark Cave. Tide permitting, we explore this amazing cave by kayak. The cave is a 200m long, dark tunnel thrusting through a limestone mountain. The tunnel is the only entry to a secluded and beautiful lagoon. Lunch on our support boat in front of the cave. After lunch we paddle to Ba Trai Dao Lagoon, along a stunning and fairly rough sea channel, to explore its beautiful beaches. Continue paddling to Lan Ha Bay, which is smaller than Halong Bay but much more interesting with lots of secluded beaches. Cruise back to Halong Bay for dinner and overnight on the junk.
Day 4: Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi
Breakfast on the junk. Enjoy the sundeck of the junk while we navigate around the amazing rock formations of Bai Tu Long Bay on the way back to Halong City. Lunch on the junk before reach Halong Harbor for our drive back to Hanoi. On the way back to Hanoi we will have a stop in Dong Trieu for refreshment and visit a pottery village. Arrive in Hanoi around 4.00pm. Trip completes in Hanoi.End of services. Finish your Trek Cat Ba National Park tour
Tour price includes:
- Pick up and transfer and sightseeing by A/c car/van/minibus as per program.
- Shared accommodation overnight on board a junk. (Twin/double cabin).
- Accommodation based on double or twin share on Cat Ba Island.
- Support boat.
- Sit-on-top double kayak.
- Dry bags.
- Hydrofoil tickets to Hai Phong.
- English/French speaking guide.
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary as( B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner ).
- Water & Snacks.
- Entrance fee.
Tour price excludes:
- Travel insurance.
- Personal expenses.
- Drinks & other meals not mentioned in the program.
- First class *** : Holiday view hotel & Huong Hai
- Deluxe Junk Deluxe class *** : Water Park Resort or Sunrise resort & Deluxe Victory Junk.