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Tour Overview

If you only have one day for Halong Bay cruise, this itinerary is tailor-made for you if you are looking forward to a luxurious journey. The Halong Bay tour, lasting for 5 hours, will take you to experience the best scenery with a hearty seafood lunch, interesting cave explorations and relaxing water sports. Also, the spacious and fully equipped cabin brings you a completely comfortable experience.

Highlights of this tour:

  • Havea hearty seafood lunch at the cruise's deluxe restaurant with the natural landscape of the canals.
  • Take a kayak adventure to the largest cave in Halong Bay- Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave.
  • Enjoy a leisurely hour of swimming, snorkeling, and sunbathing on the crescent-shaped sandof Titop Island.


After booking, your private consultant will contact you about the pick-up time & meeting point.

A local driver will pick you up at your hotel located in the Old Quarter of Hanoi.

Note: If you stay outside the city center or in other districts, please go to the meeting point by 09:00 am.


Pick up all the guests in Hanoi Old Quarter. It takes 2-2.5 hours to drive from Hanoi to Tuan Chau Harbor.


The whole trip will last five hours, covering more highlights than the four-hour cruise. After boarding the luxurious Halong Bay cruise, you will be given a brief safety instruction and then we will sail to Halong Bay. Enjoy a hearty seafood lunch at the cruise’s deluxe restaurant with the natural landscape of the canals.

Halong Bay Cruise
Halong Bay Cruise

Take a 1-hour kayak adventure to Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave, which is the largest cave in Halong Bay filled with amazing stalactites and stalagmites that are illuminated by colored lights.

Take a local Sampan boat to explore Luon Cave. It’s one of Halong Bay’s smallest caves, with its beautiful and mysterious arches of 2.5-4 meters.

After that, re-board the cruise to Titop Island, which is well-known for its tranquility and blue waters. Change into your swimming suit and enjoy a leisurely hour of swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing on the crescent-shaped sand, or climbing to the top of the island for panoramic views.

Return to the ship’s sundeck for stunning sunset views over the bay.

Halong Bay Sunset View
Capture the amazing sunset view of Halong Bay


Cruise back to Tuan Chau Harbor.


The driver will transfer you back to your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter.


Arrive in Hanoi. This is the end of the day-tour of deluxe Halong Bay.

Price Includes

  • Private vehicle with good air conditions;
  • Excellent English-speaking guides & experienced drivers;
  • 1 Seafood Lunch;
  • Entrance tickets to the scenic spots, boat trips as mentioned;
  • 1 bottle of mineral water for each person per day;
  • Pick up & Drop off at hotels located in Hanoi Old Quarter;
  • Sampan boat trip.

Price Excludes

  • Flights to or off Hanoi;
  • Meals not mentioned throughout the itinerary;
  • Any optional activities;
  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Personal expenses (such as beverages);
  • All kinds of gratuities for guides, drivers & others.

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