Halong bay day cruise


Tour Number

Activity Level



Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



Vietnamese (fluent), English (fluent)

Halong bay private tour cruise

This trip provides us to explore the magnificent Halong Bay within only one day from Hanoi. Here you can relax on the tanning deck, swim in the clear waters and enjoy 4 hour cruising in the bay and visit one of the most beautiful caves. The trip allows us to safe our time and still visits the most stunning area of Halong Bay.


At 08:00, we will be met by your private tour guide at the lobby of hotel; then we all transfer to Halong Bay Cruise, Quang Ninh province. We arrive at Bai Chay wharf at midday, welcome by crew team and we start enjoying 4 hour boat cruise trip. A delicious seafood lunch will be served when we completely relax on boat. We are both having seafood and seeing the wonderful sightseeing outside. Our lunch time ends is the time 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 …

At 04:00 PM, we finish our boat trip and back to our vehicle for transferring to Hanoi. At around 7 P. M we will be back to Hanoi. Trip ends.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel in Hanoi

End location: Your hotel
The tour duration may be shorter or longer than expected depending on the traffic and weather conditions.

Duration: 12 hours


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
Seafood lunch on boat
Free wifi (in my network)
1 bottle of water/person
Private air conditioned car

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 USD - To buy drink and souvenirs
150 USD to hire 4 hours private boat trip in Halong bay. I could help you arrange private boat in Halong bay and you will pay it directly to the boat owner.

What’s Extra

Private boat in Halong Bay
Personal Expenses.
Travel Insurance.


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

Very knowledgeable and friendly. We enjoyed the day in Ha Long Bay in his company!
Thor Wicke Monteverde

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