Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Island are regarded as the most beautiful landscapes of Vietnam. With the cool and clean climate all year round along with the pure beaches known as manna from heaven, these are always great destination for tourists. Let’s experience this tour to enjoy the picturesque scenery, delicious seafood and immerse in the exciting beauty of nature.

Tour details:

Location: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Island

Time: 2 days and 1 night

Departure: from Hanoi

1st DAY: HANOI – HA LONG BAY – CAT BA ISLAND               

You can catch the bus in many stations in Hanoi. It’s about 160 – 170 km from Hanoi to Ha Long if you travel by car, so it will take you about 3 – 4 hours to travel. Or if you travel by train, it’s about 190 km to reach to Ha Long and you will take 7 hours to travel. However, you will find it difficult to self-organize such a journey from contacting to book cars, booking tickets, making a reservation. If you have any problems, contact us to get the most convenient trip.

tour in halong bay

You will reach to Ha Long at about half-past eleven. Setting foot on Ha Long Bay – a world cultural heritage recognized by UNESCO, you will join the journey to explore Ha Long Bay by boat and have lunch on the boat. Furthermore, you also both enjoy the typical dishes of the sea and see the spectacular scenery of Ha Long Bay. You should visit some locations such as Thien Cung cave, one of the largest and most beautiful caves in Ha Long Bay; Bai Chay, Tuan Chau Island, a number of famous islets on Ha Long Bay and many other attractive sites. The great things to do here are to participate a cruise by a wooden boat to explore the natural beauty of the bay, see the magnificent views of the limestone karsts in turquoise waters, deserted beaches, amazing caves, lively floating fishing villages, and hidden lagoons, and discover the splendors of the bay aboard a wooden boat that combines classic beauty with modern comfort. After visiting Ha Long Bay, you will reach to Cat Ba Island from Gia Luan Station. It will take you about 3 hours to get to Cat Ba Island. For this 2 day tour, you will check in and take a rest in any hotels here. You can have dinner in the restaurant of the hotel or enjoy food in any other restaurants in the surroundings. Coming here, you will find it free to explore Cat Ba at night. Also, you can rent a boat to Cat Ba Bay to enjoy seafood here or explore the night sea.  It sounds interesting, doesn’t it?

2nd DAY: CAT BA ISLAND – HA LONG BAY – HANOI

There are more than 367 small and big islands in Cat Ba Island, in which Cat Ba Island is the main island. Getting to here, you can find it extremely peaceful and comfortable to stay. After resting in the hotel here, you will breakfast in the hotel in the early morning. In a clear atmosphere of the morning in this beautiful island, you will be indulged in visiting, sightseeing the sea scenery and bathing on the beaches here. You can rent bikes to relax and explore the lives of the people on Cat Ba Island. You can also go to market to buy seafood or go for a walk to buy lovely souvenirs for your family or friends. Coming here, you will get many opportunities to join a lot of interesting activities here such as: swimming at Cat Co beach, taking a cruise around Lan Ha Bay to sightsee the charming landscape here, visiting Monkey Island, joining a trekking tour in Cat Ba National Park, visiting Viet Hai Village, rowing kayak around the islands in the bay. Finishing the tour, you will return to Gia Luan Station to come back Ha Long and then come to Hanoi.

A corner of Cat Ba Island

A corner of Cat Ba Island

This is actually an attractive and wonderful tour, so joining with us to enjoy the pleasures. We undertake to bring you the most comfortable moments and the best services in this trip.

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