02D/01N - Explore Halong Bay on Indochina Sails Junk

(Updated: 12/23/2015 10:16:56 PM)

Indochina Sails offers 2 days Ha Long Bay tour for travelers who wish to experience this World Heritage site within a limited time frame. Revel in the tranquility of the natural seascape dotted with around 3,000 islands and rocky outcrops. Start your day with Tai Chi in the calm of a Ha Long Bay morning. Enjoy a culinary experience before taking in the serenity of the sun setting over the Bay.

HIGHLIGHTS:
* Relax in a comfortable cabin aboard the luxury junk in Halong Bay
* Enjoy fantastic fresh seafood on the cruise
* Visit impressive limestone grotto with beautiful formation of stalactite and stalagmite
* Discover the bay on kayak ( optional )
Indochina Sails Halong

Day by Day Itinerary:
Day 01: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay - Cua Van Fishing Village ( Lunch/ Dinner included )

Pick up at your hotel, drive to Ha Long bay passing through the Red River Delta.

Arrive at the pier, transfer by tender to the Indochina Sails and enjoy welcome drink while receiving cruise briefing and safety instructions. Enjoy lunch served with deluxe Vietnamese and International set menu.

After lunch and a short relax, transfer to Ti Top Island for swimming, relaxing on the beach and climbing the steps to the top of the mountain on the island for fantastic views and photo opportunities.

Return to the boat and sail for about one hour to the second stop – Cua Van floating fishing village, the largest fishing village in Ha Long Bay. Visit the fishing village by kayak or by sampan. For those who do not wish to kayak we will travel by tender and then transfer to sampans rowed by villagers. For those who wish to go by kayak (kayak is pre-booked with surcharge) will depart from the boat in two-seater, self-rowed kayaks then kayak to and through the village and back to the boat. A kayaking tour guide will lead the way.

Back on board, enjoy cocktails while watching sunset before dinner. In the evening, you can watch the famous Indochina Movie in the dining room or join squid fishing from the boat with the crew. Spend the night onboard Indochina Sails.

Day 02: Ha Long Bay - Sung Sot Cave - Hanoi ( Brunch included )
Enjoy morning Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes) and coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

The cruise sails to Titop beach area. Transfer by tender to the Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 150 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Walk down about 150 steps and return to the boat.

Short time for freshen up and finish packing before brunch in the dining room. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier. Arrive at Bai Chay pier, transfer by tender to the pier and drive back to Hanoi.


What is a private tour?
A private tour is run exclusively for you, your own families or friends with no other strangers.  You may choose an ideal pre-made private tour on our website.  Alternatively, we can customize an itinerary in line with your specific wishes. In particular, you will benefit from the following advantages:

+ Start the tour on any date at your convenience.
+ Choose the tour length as long as your schedule and budget allow.
+ Plan the tour with hotels and sightseeing spots that you are specifically interested in.
+ You may order the dishes you want .
+ Experienced guides and skillful drivers in each city offer services are provided for your exclusive use.
+ Travel at your own pace that flexibly fits your travel style.
+ Ideal for those who need special assistance, such as the elderly, people with disabilities or families with small children.

Prices:
We offer a complete package tour that covers all expenses excluding the cost of international flight ticket. Our tour prices vary depending on:
+ Travel period: prices tend to be higher in peak season (March, April, November, and December) than in low season (May, June, September).
+ Number of travelers: The more people in your group travel, the less you pay.
+ Hotel quality: If you choose a 5-star hotel, you will surely have to pay more than a stay in a 3-star hotel.
+ Booking date: Early bird booking can help you save a great deal than last minute booking.

To have more information about your trip’s quote, simply click the link “personalize your trip” at the bottom of the page and our sales team member will contact you shortly. This service is completely free of charge and requires no commitment to buy.

Booking process:
Step 01: Select a tour
You may choose a pre-made tour on our website. However, if you prefer to customize the tour in your own way, simply click “personalize this tour” at the bottom of the page. A form will appear and requires you to fill in all fields. After the form is successfully sent, one of our sales team members will contact you within 2 working days.

Step 02: Book a tour
If you agree on the proposed quote, you are kindly requested to send us the confirmation mail and we will proceed accordingly. It is our duty to reserve all the services related to your trip such as hotels, restaurants, domestic flights, toURIt guides and so on. We will contact you once again to make sure that the program fits your travel needs. Should you agree on it, a temporary contract will be issued as a written commitment between you and Sails of Indochina.  Consequently, you are kindly requested to deposit 30 % of the trip’s total cost that can be paid by credit card, check or money order.

Tips:
Although tips are not compulsory in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, it is an etiquette to offer something for those such as your guides, drivers or waiters for their services during the trip.

Sails of Indochina Cruises - Bai Tu Long Bay