Shore excursion - Halong 4 hours private boat


Tour Number

Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



Vietnamese (fluent), English (fluent)

Enjoy private boat tour for cruisers

If you are from cruise ship and you have limited time to go to Hanoi. This trip provides us to explore the magnificent Halong Bay within 4 hours cruise from Halong Bay docking area in Halong. Here you can relax on the tanning deck, enjoy 4-hour private cruising in the bay and visit one of the most beautiful caves. The trip allows us to save our time and still visits the most stunning area of Halong Bay.


Pick up in the morning or afternoon and you will be met by your guide waiting outside the Halong Pier Harbour port to take you to Bai Chay wharf by private transport to Tuan Chau island where the Halong tour boat pier. You will be welcomed by crew team and we start enjoying 4 hour boat cruise trip. We walk into the Thien Cung cave (Heaven Palace cave) to see thousands of stalactites and stalagmites colored by hundreds of neon lights. After 1 hour stay in the "Heaven Palace", we are back to the boat for cruising along the World Nature Heritage part to see the Incense Bowl islet, Cock fighting islets Sail islet, Turtle island. . .

We finish our boat trip and back to your cruise for staying overnight.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Halong Pier Port or your request place

End location: Halong Pier Port or your request place

Duration: 4 hours


Public transport from cruise to boat station and vice versa. 4 seater car (Toyota) or 7 seater car (Toyota Innova or Ford Everest) for 2 people and 16 seater mini bus (Ford Transit or Mercedes) for 3 people to 10 people

What’s Included

All entrance tickets
Pick up and drop off at the port
Free Wifi on my network
Goverment taxes

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 USD - For souvenirs, postcards
25 USD per person to pay for the entrance permission fee to the Cruise Harbour to pick up and see off.
180 USD for hiring 4 hours private junk in Halong Bay (you will pay directly to the boat owner when you get there)
15 USD per person for a meal on the junk if you would like to try Vietnamese seafood, please let me know 2 days before your arrival

What’s Extra

Entrance permission fee to the Cruise Harbor to pick up and see off
Personal expenses
Private junk in Halong Bay


I am not a driver. I can arrange private air conditioned car with driver for 2 persons and minibus as Ford Transit for up from 3 persons.
I also could customize tours upon your requests.

A Recent Review of this tour

Thien Anh Cao is a good tour guide, I will certainly use him again.
Tam Le

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