GROUP TOUR – TOUR CODE: CHL03S
This Halong Cat Ba Group tour offers you everything of Halong bay: 1 night on junk, kayaking, swimming, visiting cave, sunbathing plus the whole 2nd day with a private tour guide and private small boat to visit fishing villages. Overnight on the 2nd night on an isolated island in Cat Ba – Lan Ha bay in a 3-star beach resort.
US$ 180 per person sharing the room with another
Single supplement surcharge: US$ 50 per person. (i.e. in case 1 person want to to stay single in 1 Double/Twin-bed room usually used for 2 people, she/he has to pay this surcharge)
TIME: 8:15 (the 1st day) – 17:00 (the 3rd day)
- Halong junk boat cruise and kayaking as indicated.
- English speaking guide throughout the tour.
- The 1st night on Halong Imperial junk with ensuite room.
- The 2nd night in 1 private bungalow in Cat Ba Sandy Beach resort.
- All meals on board: 3 lunches + 2 dinners + 2 breakfasts.
- Admission fees and permits.
- Complimentary welcome drink and free tea throughout trip.
- Pick-up & see-off bus from your hotel inside Hanoi Old quarter. A surcharge of US$ 5 per person is added in case pick-up & see-off outside Hanoi Old quarter. If you stay outside of the area and donot want to pay the surcharge, please be present at Hanoi Grand Opera House (Add: 1 Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem, Ha Noi) at 8:30 am, the tour guide and bus driver will call on to pick-you-up.
- Gratuities for tour guide and crew.
- Phone call, laundry service and other personal expenses.
DAY 1 HANOI – HALONG (L,D)
8:00 – 8:30 am Pick up from your hotel inside Hanoi Old quarter by our tour guide. 3.5 hour bus transfer from Ha Noi to Ha Long city.
12.15: you arrive in Ha Long. Enjoy welcome drinks, cruise briefings and check-in your traditionally styled cabin on Halong Imperial junk. Vietnamese lunch is served while passing the symbol of Ha Long bay “Fighting Cocks” Rock.
Visiting the Sung Sot cave with many stalactites in numerous attractive forms and shapes.
Kayaking admist the sunset & Swimming among the bay
Delectable seafood dinner will be served, then let’s join Squid fishing & Karaoke singing
Overnight on Halong Imperial junk.
DAY 2 HALONG – LAN HA BAY – CAT BA SANDY BEACH RESORT (B,L,D)
7:45 Breakfast, tea and coffee will be served
8:30 You check out the junk Start cruising to visit Van Gia floating village and passing by Halong Pearl Farm. Take a local boat to Lan Ha bay.
10:30 Cycling at Cat Ba national park, to visit Viet Hai village, in the valley of the heart of Cat Ba National Park.
13:30 Visit Nam Cat Island. Lunch there.
14.00 Swimming or kayaking activities to explore the untouched area in Lan Ha bay.
15:30 Check in the Superior Bungalow on Nam Cat island (Cat Ba Sandy Beach resort). Free time for kayaking and swimming in private island.
18.30 Dinner and overnight in Cat Ba Sandy Beach resort.
DAY 3 CAT BA – HALONG – HANOI (B,L)
Wake up early to see the sunrise over the calm water of Lan Ha bay. After breakfast at 7:15, the junk sails you back to Ha Long harbour through the symbols of the bay as Fighting Cocks islet, Burning Incense islet or Rocky Dog islet. Lunch is served on board or at local restaurant in Halong city.
After lunch, get on bus and return to Ha Noi. Arrive Ha Noi at around 17:00. See you off at your hotel in Hanoi Old quarter. End of services.
ABOUT CAT BA SANDY BEACH RESORT (NAM CAT ISLAND)
“Bungalow” means a house which is mostly made from Green material.
This resort is sometimes called “Bungalow” because it features with architectural style of unique wooden-made house on stilts comprises of 15 luxurious rooms and 5 wooden-made small ones of cork wall, palm roof, which are all equipped with the latest interior and furniture for the very comfortable and fascinating of your stay.
Standing on the balcony, talking a look to ward the sea, you will feel the very gigantic of ocean and a range of limestone mounts emerged from the ocean bedding, which dedicated a graceful natural scenic picture. Once staying here, you will have time to experience a unique and distinctive feelings.
Nam Cat island where Cat Ba Sandy Beach resort locates on is an isolated island, 30mins from Cat Ba town. Electric is made from 2 generators available 24/7 but it’s not stable enough so air-conditioning is 21:00 – 07:00 only. Air-conditions are NOT hot-cool reverter, they’re Cool fuctioning only. Anyhow, don’t worry about this because during summer (Apr-Oct), all tourists like Cool function most and during winter (Dec-Mar), warm blankets are good enough.