Halong Bay with Bai Tho cruise

2 days 1 night

From 195$

Overview

Overnight cruise on Halong Bay

Bai Tho Junk was given the named under a mountain named Poem lying at the heart of Halong City. The 106 meter limestone mountain looks like a huge castle with three imposing towers. In 1468, during his inspection tour to the eastern region, King Le Thanh Tong stopped here. Inspired by the stunning beauty of Halong, the King wrote a poem and had it carved into the southern side of the mountain. Hence its name Bai Tho (Poem). In 1729, Lord Trinh Cuong composed a poem in response to that of King Le Thanh Tong and also had it carved near the former. The mountain features other poems by Nguyen Can and some other poets Atop Bai Tho Mountain, you feel surprised at the magnificent landscape of Halong Bay. In the background of immense emerald waters, of rock bobbing, of high sky, of surrounding flowers and trees.

Trip Highlights

Trip Highlights
- Cruise to  Dinh Huong island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Binh Phong mountain, Sung Sot Cave,
- Round over Titov Beach. Enjoy sunset on the top of the Titov mountain or you take a bamboo row boat to discover a water tunnels with many coral reefs in a scenic lagoon.
- Cruise to the Bai Tho Mountain in the other beautiful Bai Tu Long Bay and we cruise back to the Halong dock.

Itinerary

Halong Bay with Bai Tho cruise

2 days 1 night

7:30:  Pick up at your hotel. Leave Hanoi for Halong Bay by road. Enjoy the journey through rich farmland of the Red River Delta along and the scenery of rice fields, water buffalos and Vietnamese village everyday life

12:30:  Arrive in Halong, check- in Annam Junk, enjoy welcome drink and receive cruise briefing, check-in cabin, then explore Halong Bay with Annam Junk

13:15: Have lunch, sampling regional fresh seafood while cruising on exquisite waters 

13:30-15:30: Cruise to majestic Halong Bay and admire several landscapes of the Bay like Dinh Huong island, Duck Island, Dog Island, Sail island. Annam Junk will bring you to explore Halong Bay on the most wonderful route where just a few cruises go through

15:30-16:00: Visit Pearl village.   

16:30-17:00: Go to Titop beach, take nice photo then visit  Soisim beach. Enjoy swimming in the crystal water.

17:00-18:00: Kayak or attend cooking class on Annam junk. Watch the sunset over the bay. 18:00-18:30: Annam Junk continue going to tranquil zone “ Hang Lac” for sleeping.

19:00:  Enjoy a delicious dinner with specific seafood.

21:00:  Leisure time : Film entertainment in the dining room, join squid fishing from the boat with our crew. Retire to your cabin and stay overnight on Boat Annam Junk

7:00:  Wake up with famous fresh Vietnamese espresso coffee - Trung Nguyên, cake and tea for breakfast. Enjoy the sunrise; go swimming in the emerald waters of Halong Bay

8:00 - Transfer by tender to one of the most beautiful caves on Halong bay “ Surprise Cave”. Walk 100 steps up to the entrance of the cave and trek on foot for approximately 60 minutes.

9:30 - On the way back to Halong city, An Nam Junk continue to explore Halong Bay on the most wonderful route: Dinh Huong island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Sail island.  Binh Phong mountain, Man’s head island, Tortoise island.

10:00 Check out cabin and enjoy your lunch on the way back to Halong city.

11:45 Check out Annam Junk and transfer back to your hotel in Hanoi by roa. Expected time to arrive in Hanoi is around 16:30 

Important information

Included

  • Accommodation on twin cabin
  • Boat cruise with meals
  • Meals
  • Welcome drink on arrival;
  • Fresh fruit, free tea and coffee
  • Entrance to Halong bay
  • English speaking local guide
  • Transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay & Back Hanoi

Excluded

  • Pre/post trip arrangement
  • Travel insurance
  • Drink other than the above
  • Other personal expenses  

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