Ha Long Bay 3-Day Cruise with Pre-Cruise Accommodation in Hanoi

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What To Expect

Discover the hidden gems of Ha Long Bay as you cruise along its emerald waters passing thousands of towering limestone islands topped by rainforests. Enjoy a pre-accommodation in Hanoi and then travel to Ha Long, where you will board a luxurious cruise ship which will take you to Me Cung Cave, Viet Hai Village, Three-Peach Islet and more!


  • Explore the majestic Ha Long Bay aboard a luxurious cruise ship

  • Enjoy comfortable pre-cruise overnight accommodation in Hanoi

  • Pass by towering limestone island topped by lush rainforest

  • Marvel at the stunning view of the glorious sun setting across the ocean

  • Visit the beautiful Me Cung Cave and see Cat Ba Island's Bright Cave

  • Join a cooking class and learn how to make fresh or fried spring rolls

  • Take part in a fun-filled Tai Chi class at the ship deck

  • Visit a privately-owned floating house in Rang Dua area

  • Cycle through the streets of Viet Hai Village

  • Kayak along the crystal clear waters of Three Peach Islet


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Day 1

You will be picked up from Noi Bai airport to your chosen hotel at the start of your tour. After checking in to either Sheraton or Elegance Diamond Hotel, you may spend the rest of the day as you please.

Day 2

Enjoy a lovely breakfast at your hotel and then hop on a comfortable minivan which will take you to Tuan Chau Marina Pier in Ha Long City. Enjoy a refreshing welcome drink at the private lounge before transferring to your luxurious cruise ship. Aboard the ship, you will be provided a short cruise briefing before checking in to your cabin.

After a sumptuous lunch, enjoy a relaxing time at the sundeck and marvel at the stunning view of Ha Long Bay. Cruise along its calm waters and through the floating fishing farm of Hoa Cuong.

Disembark at Me Cung Cave and follow you guide to the several rugged stone stairs and be rewarded by the enchanting sight of a lake surrounded by lush mountains. This lake, which boasts deep blue waters all year round, is considered as a royal garden.

Hop on the cruise ship and pass by a beautiful lagoon in Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Island to the famous Bright Cave. Explore several tunnels inside the cave and find majestic mineral formations aboard a kayak or bamboo boat.

In the afternoon, you may take a leisurely dip around the ship or you may also relax at the sundeck and take in the glorious sight of the gleaming sunset.

Then, join a cooking class and learn how to make fresh or fried spring rolls mixed with fish sauce. For dinner, take delight in a fabulous buffet barbecue dinner served with a variety Vietnamese and Western foods. After dinner, enjoy film watching at the outdoor bar, playing board and card games and even squid fishing.

Day 3

Start your day with a Tai Chi Class at the sundeck before having a lovely breakfast of coffee or tea and bakeries on board. You'll then transfer to a smaller boat which will take you to Viet Ha Pier. Upon arrival, tour the village by a bicycle and enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields along the way. Stop at an ancient local house made from straw, mud and bamboo before taking a short trek to the core of Cat Ba National Forest to visit Bat Cave.

Then, cycle back to Viet Hai Pier and travel to the cruise ship. A sumptuous lunch will be waiting for you on board.

After lunch, enjoy kayaking at Three-Peach Islet, an ideal place for water sports with its light wind and gentle waves, crystal clear waters and peaceful ambiance. You may also laze around the beach or take a refreshing dip into it's cools waters.

When the sun has set, join a cooking class at the sundeck and enjoy a lovely dinner of Vietnamese and Western dishes. Evening activities such as film-watching and board game playing are also available.

Day 3

Enjoy a Tai Chi class at the sundeck and take delight in a sumptuous breakfast on board. Head to the exclusive floating house in Rang Dua area, one of the few existing houses left after the regulation of

Management to relocate the traditional floating village to main land. Spend about one hour to experience how different life is compared to mainland. Learn about their foods, how they earn a living, their children, their culture and their pearl farm.

Then, travel back to Tuan Chau Pier and enjoy a lovely lunch on board. You'll then disembark from the cruise ship and will be transferred back to Hanoi.


Sheraton Hotel - 5-star hotel

Elegance Diamond Hotel - 4-star hotel


  • Pick up from airport to hotel

  • English-speaking guide

  • Welcome drink

  • Entrance fees

  • Hotel accommodation for 1 night

  • En-suite cabin on cruise ship

  • Meals : 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinner

  • Me Cung and Bright Cave visit

  • Kayak and bamboo boat rental

  • Viet Hai Village and Three-Peach Islet visit

  • Cooking class

  • Tai Chi class

  • Insurance

  • Drop off at the airport or hotel in Hanoi city center


  • Meals and drinks unless specified

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Buffet barbecue dinner is available for group with 15 participants and more.

  • Children 2 years old and below are free of charge.

  • Please bring swimming attire and sun protection.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 5 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 50% Cancellation Fee (50% reimbursement): between 3 to 4 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 2 days or less prior to date of activity.

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