Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay – La Vela Classic
08.00 Take a 3-hour scenic drive from hotel in Hanoi to Halong Bay. Pick up at hotel in Hanoi by Shuttle Bus. 11.30 -12.00: Arrival in HaLong Tourist Wharf. Transfer to Halong Emotion by tender 12.00: Welcome cocktail on board. Check into your private cabin, while we start cruising towards Bai Tu Long Bay 13.15 -14.30: Vietnamese lunch served on board, against the stunning backdrop of limestone formations and islands such as: Coc Island, Cap De Island, Bo Cau Island, Vong Vieng fishing village. 16.00: Arrive in Vong Vieng, visit the life of local people by a sampan. Enjoy one of optional activities Available activities as:
- Visiting the village by sampan
- Swimming in Cong Troi beach
- Kite flying, relaxing on sundeck
18.00: Stop in Trong cave area /Ho Dong Tien cave area for overnight. 19.00: Have dinner with fresh seafood provided by Vong Vieng fishing villagers 20.00-24.00: Freely enjoying the beauty of Halong at night, join with one of optional activities: Realease the windlamp, fight up the fireworks, enjoy traditional music (on special occasions), enjoy barbecue (up on passenger’s request)
Day 2: Explorer More Halong Bay And Lan Ha Bay
- 6.00-6.30 Tai Chi exercise & morning coffee.
- 6.30-8.00: Buffet Breakfast is served.
- 8.00: Get on smaller boat to explore Lan Ha bay. Boat stop at the Kayaking area where you will be given a basic paddling lesson by our expert. After that, you and your guide will explore the mystical bay. There will be a lot of swimming, visiting beach or a lagoon cave (depending on tidal conditions). Lunch on boat. And then cruise back Halong bay for dinner & overnight.
- 19.10: Dinner is served at the Restaurant.
- 21.00: After dinner, relax on deck.
Day 3: Cruising In Halong Bay And Back To Hanoi
- 6-6.30: Practice Tai Chi on the Sundeck
- 6.30-8.00: Start your day with an International Buffet Breakfast, then visit the cave by tender
- 8.00-8.45: Explore the Cave of Surprise (Sung Sot Cave) one of the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
- 9:00 – 9:25: Swimming/relax
- 9:30: Cruise back to the Tourist Wharf through Halong Bay
- 10:00: Check-out, clear bills
- 10.45: Depart to Halong Tourist Wharf, transferred to the restaurant by tender
- 11.30: Have lunch in a restaurant in Halong City.
- 12.30: Depart to Hanoi
- 4:00: Arrive Hanoi. The Trip ends at your hotel or transfer to airport (Upon request!).
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