A terrific couple of days in Halong bay. All the activities were very enjoyable and Sugar was a great guide. Pick up and drop off back in Hanoi made it very convenient.
Cruise Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site, on a V’Spirit junk
Climb Ti Top Island, kayak Human Head Islet, and explore Sung Sot Cave
Savor four delicious meals on board and try your hand at fishing and cooking
Take it easy with door-to-door transfers from Hanoi Old Quarter
An overnight cruise is by far the best way to discover Halong Bay. On board your modern wooden V’Spirit junk, enjoy four delicious meals, a sunset party, tai chi, fruit carving, and a cooking class. Natural highlights include Ti Top Island, kayaking around Human Head Islet, and touring Sung Sot Cave. Cruise includes round-trip car transfers from your Hanoi Old Quarter hotel.
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L/D)
08:00 – 08:30: Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.
12:30 – 13:00: Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13:30 – 14:30: Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.
15:00 – 16:00: Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
16:00 – 17:00: Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.
17:00 – 17:30: Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
17:30 – 19:00: Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.
19:00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.
Overnight on board.
Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B/L)
06:30 – 07:15: Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.
07:30 – 08:30: Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.
09:00 – 10:00: Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Man’s Head Islet area.
10:15: Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
10:15 – 11:00: Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
11:00 – 12:15: While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
12:15 – 12:30: Disembark V’Spirit Classic.
12:30 – 13:00: Transfer back to Hanoi.
Trip finishes at around 17h00.
Joined the overnight trip from Hanoi. Our guide Dong took great care of us. The boat was clean and the activities were just right, not too hectic. Lots of time to still relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Would recommend!