Duration: 10 Hours
Destination: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Our tour guide will meet you at 8:30am at the Reception at your Hotel. Enjoy three hour scenic drive crossing paddy fields and villages in the Red River Delta with one stop for refreshment en-route (20 mins). Upon arrival Halong, we take a 4-hour fantastic cruise on a traditional junk through the emerald waters between the limestone outcrops and long corridors. We visit Dau Go Cave "Grotto of the Wooden Stakes" and take a short walk away to visit the Thien Cung Cave "Grotto of Heavenly Palace", famous for its stalagmites ans stalactites. A seafood lunch will be served on board.
Continuing on, the trip passes Con Cho Da (Stone Dog), Lu Huong (Incense burner), and the many other strangely-shaped islets in this area. 1km on from Lu Huong Islet, the trip reaches Ga Choi (Fighting Cocks) Islet. Stop for swim in the emerald water of the Bay (if the weather permitting). Then cruise back to Halong Tourist Wharf for return Hanoi. Tour ends around 7.00 pm.