Reward yourself with an overnight cruise in the natural beauty of Halong Bay aboard an elaborate wooden junk or a trendiest steel vessel. Kayak through limestone islands in emerald waters, discover the spectacular karst grottoes, enjoy water activities, sandy beaches and visit unique floating villages.
Enjoy the modern comforts and nostalgic ambiance of a cruise boat tour of Halong Bay during this overnight trip from Hanoi.
Day 1 Arrival Hanoi
Upon arrival at Hanoi Noi Bai International Airport, be welcomed by Star Travel representative and transfer to hotel for check in (Proceed to Arrival Hall A1 for pick up. Check in time is 14:00 – early check in subject to hotel to confirm upon arrival. The driver will be waiting with maximum of 01hrs after arrival flight). The rest of the day is at own leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2 Hanoi – SIC Tour of Hanoi Capital (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. Enjoy a city tour of the exciting capital. Visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049, whose structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Continue to visit the Quan Thanh Temple (Taoist, dating from the Ly Dynasty) and Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West lake (one of the oldest in Vietnam). After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum, continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam. Vietnam’s first university constructed in 1070, its gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam"s past. After that, pass by the Hoan Kiem Lake, see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple. At the end of the tour, visit by coach trip along the Hanoi Old Quarter. Free at leisure for shopping. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3 Hanoi – Overnight Cruise at Halong Bay (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Leave Ha Noi for Ha Long City by a modern bus. Get on Deluxe Junk boat and enjoy a welcome drink and lunch of savoury local sea food. Check into your cabin and start cruising around the bay to see the amazing karsts with different formations: Lion, Tea Pot, Toad, Dau Nguoi (Human Head) islet, and then stop for a walk through the Sung Sot cave "Amazing Cave". There will be plenty of time for swimming and sunbathing (if weather permits) after the boat anchors at a clean calm sea. Enjoy a wonderful sunset dinner in the beautiful restaurant before retiring to the comfort of the cabin. Dinner and overnight in Junk Cruise.
Day 4 Halong Bay – Back to Hanoi (Brunch) (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. Keep cruising. Visit the VAGIA floating village. Kayaking then going to Bai Tu Long Bay, which is the most spectacular bay with islands in different shapes, have a look at Hon Gai market, Poet Island. After lunch, return to Hanoi and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 5 Hanoi – Kuala Lumpur (B)
After breakfast, free at leisure. Check out hotel. Transfer to Hanoi Noi Bai International airport for departure flight back home.
Ground Tour cost valid until 30 September 2019
COST PER PERSON IN MYR:
- Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast
- Transportation & sightseeing as per itinerary
- Meals as indicated in the program
- Service of local English speaking guide
- Entrance fee where applicable
- Drinking water on board
- Return International Flight Ticket
- Tipping for guide/driver
- Lunch and dinner
- Personal expenses, optional tour and any not mentioned in the itinerary
- Travel Insurance (Applicable for Malaysian Passport Holder only) – MYR 40 per person
- Price valid till 30 September 2019
- 15 Nov – 20 Dec 2019– Peak + 10%
- 21 Dec 2019 – 05 Jan 2020 & CNY 2020 – Super Peak + 15%
- Rate and itinerary subject to change without prior notice