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La Pinta Cruise: Top 5 Cruise Tours & Cruises In Halong Bay & Lan Ha Bay (2days)

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USD 185.00
2 travellers
What to Expect

Day 1: Hanoi - Hai Phong - Ha Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay (Lunch/Dinner)

Stop At: Cat Ba National Park, Cat Ba Vietnam
On the first day you have the option to get picked up from Hanoi old quarter between 9:15 AM and 9:45 AM (optional). Head on the new national highway 5B from Hanoi capital to Cat Hai Island. At 11:45 AM, you arrive at Got Pier, where you will be offered tea, lemon juice or purified bottled water before transferring to your cruise at 12:00 PM. On-board, enjoy a welcome drink then receive a cruise briefing and safety instructions before check-in. At 12:30 PM, savor a delicious lunch at the restaurant while enjoying the beauty of the canals and islets such as Da Chong, Con Vit and Gia Luan.
At 2:15 PM progress to Trung Trang cave by bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave. Trung Trang Valley is the largest one in Cat Ba Island. The cave was formed by nature for more than 2000 years. The cave has many stalactites that take on various shapes that will awe and inspire visitors to use their imagination. After Trung Trang Cave. Take a short trek at the entrance of Cat Ba National Park in order to know more about the typical creation of the tropical forest. Between 5:00 PM and 5:45 PM, join the on-board chefs for a cooking show where you can learn how to make some traditional Vietnamese dishes. You are also welcome to take part in a special activity or any activity of your choice. At 7:30 PM dinner is served on-board. After finishing dinner, view the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, enjoy drinks from the bar while watching a Vietnam special Top Gear - a TV series by the BBC or try your luck at squid fishing. You could also grab some drinks and relax outside on your private cabin balcony.
Duration: 15 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight at Private Balcony Cabin

Day 2: Ha Long Bay - Ha Noi (Breakfast)

Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam
Wake up at 6:00 AM inhale the fresh air, watch the sunrise on the horizon and admire the breathtaking seascape. At 6:30 AM, travel 10 minutes to a nearby fishing area. Here, observe a man and woman in classic fishing costumes and take photos or videos of this performance or of the lime stone islets on the bay. At 7:15 AM, enjoy a light buffet breakfast before transferring to the dark and bright cave at 8:00 AM. On arrival, explore the lovely cave in a bamboo boat. At 8:45 AM, head back onto the cruise and join the special activity or any activity of your choice. At 9:15 AM, pack and check out before enjoying a farewell brunch, served at the restaurant at 9:45 AM. You will travel back to Got Pier where you will disembark and say goodbye at 12:00 PM. You can then enjoy an optional transfer back to Hanoi. At 2:30 PM you will arrive in Hanoi old quarter and be dropped off at your hotel.
Duration: 15 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1: Local Tours Vietnam, 39 Ngõ Huyện, Hàng Trống, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam
2: Hai Phong, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up all the guests in Old Quarter Hanoi
Departure Time
9:00 AM
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, and 1 light buffet onboard
  • Squid fishing, music entertainment and satellite TV (subject to the weather conditions)
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Kayaking or bamboo boat ride
  • Luxury return minivan transfer from Hanoi to Hai Phong
  • Cooking class
  • Spacious air-conditioned cabins with en-suite bathrooms
  • Welcome drink and hot/cold towels
  • Swimming
  • Entry/Admission - Cat Ba National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Lan Ha Bay
  • All other services not stated above
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
  • Lunar New Year’s day ($15 USD per person, per night)
  • Surcharges for Christmas and Solar New Year’s day ($50 USD per person)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Thank you to Mr Lee and crew. We had a fabulous time. Great experience with lovely food, excellent activities and looked after by a great team - Cherry was wonderful.
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Response from LocalTravellerss, General Manager at La Pinta Cruise: Top 5 Cruise Tours & Cruises In Halong Bay & Lan Ha Bay (2days)
Responded 5 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your review! We are so happy that you enjoy the La Pinta cruise. You are lovely customers. Hope we get the chance to do trips with you next time.
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