Cat Ba is a pearl island of the North, it's calm and charms visitors with small white dunes lies
between the moutains. Together with Cat Ba National Park where we will take our time for trekking
through the forest, visit fishing villages and cruising on the wonderful emerald water.
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong bay
Today, we will depart Hanoi at 08.00 am for four hour driving to Halong city.
We will stop for a break at Humanity Center, visit shop and buy souveniers as this products
be made from disable people.
Upon arrival Halong, we will check in on our private boat for 4 hours cruising between emerald water of Halong Bay and see the beautiful scenery of the World Heritage Site: Along the way, then we will stop for leisure swim in a cove before enjoying the lunch with seafood served on board. We proceed to visit many hidden grottoes beneath towering cliffs like: Dau Go cave, Thien Cung cave.
Then, we will move to Cat Ba island.
Overnight at the hotel in Cat ba.
( Breakfast and lunch included)
Day 2: Halong bay
In the morning, we will visit the old hopital that used by the North Vietnam Army during American War. Then, we will have 5 hours trekking through the Cat ba National Park , then reach to the floating village Viet Hai. We will take a boat to cruise through Lan Ha Bay, coming back the hotel in the late afternoon to have dinner.
Overnight at the hotel in Cat Ba.
(Breakfast, lunch and diner included)
Day 3: Cat Ba Island - Hanoi
We board a local ferry early in the morning for our trip to the port city of Haipong. It was once a thriving commercial hub during the French colonial times and as such you can find some of the best examples of colonial architecture outside of Hanoi. On the way back to you will explore the impressive pagoda But Thap, a masterpiece of sculpture on wood in northern Vietnam. Return back to Hanoi.
Leisure time in short morning, then we will leave Cat ba for Hanoi . We will take a ferry to Hai Phong, then our car will pick you up in Hai Phong to take you to Hanoi. Our way back to Hanoi after cruising with a stop at the pottery village of Dong Trieu- a visiting the show products of this craft village- trip concluded in Hanoi
English speaking guide
All transportation and transfers
All accommodation with breakfast
Meals as indication
Admission fees and permits where applicable
Drinking water during the trek.
Airfares & airport taxes
Pre/post trip arrangement
Visa and visa arrangement
Other personal expenses