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Halong Bay for backpackers
Cheap and good quality cruise to visit halong bay
Day1: Hanoi – Halong (L,D)
Pick up at your hotel between 7:30 - 8:30 AM for 3-hour driving by shuttle bus to Ha Long city. Short break in Hai Duong province (20 mins). Arrive in Halong around 11:45
Lunch served while cruising and visitation of the largest cave of Halong Bay, Sung Sot cave. One hour of kayaking around Titop Island. Anybody who doesn’t choose to kayak can climb stairway to the top of Titop Island for a panoramic view of the Bay. Return to boat to rest and enjoy a Vietnamese seafood dinner. Spend a quiet night on the boat.
Day 2: Halong bay - Cat Ba (B,L,D)
Enjoy breakfast and cruising south towards Lan Ha bay with transfer boat. You are then free and easy for swimming in Lan Ha bay. Short break for lunch.
In the afternoon, we will cycle 5 km through jungles to Whisper of Nature Bungalow, Viet Hai village.
Short trek inside Cat Ba National Park. Cycling through 5km back to the Barbour. Boarding transfer boat again and then heading to monkey island - the isolate island is now the home to wild monkeys and rare white headed languor. Late afternoon the bus takes you to hotel in CatBa town.
Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
Day 3: Cat Ba - Halong Bay - Hanoi:(B,L)
After breakfast, our bus will pick you up in the hotel at 7:30 – 8:00am to the wharf for cruising back to Ha Long city. Arrive in Ha Long city at approx. 12.00. After lunch in a local restaurant, drive back to Ha Noi. Short break in Hai Duong province about 20 minutes. Arrive in Ha Noi at approx. 16.30.
- Vehicle (A/C): transport with 16 to 29 seats
-Driver: proficient, enthusiastic, experienced
-Hotels 2/3 stars in Cat Ba Island
-English speaking guide: enthusiastic and experienced
-Vietnamese seafood and hygienic meals
-Junk (A/C): safe, clean and beautiful
Exclusion: Insurance, drinks, telephone, tips for guide and others not mentioned.
- children from 1 to 3 year old: free of charge.
- children from 4 to 6 year old: charge 50%.
- children from 6 to 9 year old: charge 75%.
- children from 9 year old: charge 100%.
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