The Hanoi – Halong Bay 5 Day 4 night tour is designed for all tourists to explore the main sites of Vietnam’s capital and relax on a cruise on World Heritage Listed Halong Bay. The tour covers all the main sites of Hanoi, before traveling to Halong Bay to enjoy a cruise on magnificent Halong Bay, Vietnam premier tourist destination. Halong Bay has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and after your cruise you will understand why.


Day  1: Hanoi Arrival (No meals)

Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay Overnight on 3 star cruise (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 5: Hanoi – Departure (Meals: Breakfast)


Day 1  : Hanoi Arrival. ( Meals:  None)

Upon arrival at Noi Bai International airport, Our representative will welcome you and transfer to hotel for check –in. Free to discover hanoi. Stay over night at our hotel.

Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)


8:00 – 8:20 Our tour guide will come to pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi. Then visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to explore the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts and lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, which was founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 – the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Then continue on to the Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda at West lake (One of the oldest pagodas in Vietnam).Then visit Bat Trang pottery village (applied on Mon, Wed & Fri). Lunch at local restaurant.

PM: After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum (apply on Sun, Tue, Thu & Sat), the Literature Temple and QuocTuGiam, see Vietnam’s first university, constructed in 1070 – it’s gardens and well-preserved architecture will offer a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past. Take you past HoanKiem Lake to see the peaceful waters, and the beauty of Ngoc Son temple. At the end, journey through Hanoi’s Old Quarter, where you’ll then have a chance for some shopping and exploration. Tour ends around 15h30 – 16h00.

Back to your hotel – overnight at our hotel in Hanoi

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay Overnight on 3 stars cruise (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)


After having a breakfast at your hotel and transfer to Ha Long Bay. Drive through green rice paddy fields to Ha Long Bay (approximate 3,5 hours).  Arrive at Halong Bay wharf, you will be met by our crew who escort you on board and serve welcome drinks. You then check into your cabin and we begin cruising into Halong Bay. Have lunch in the restaurant while you enjoy the stunning views of the Bay. In the early afternoon we arrive at floating fishing village and drop anchor. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community. We disembark and travel on the sampans rowed by the local people. They will be your guides through their fishing village where you can meet the locals, visit the school and pearl farms. See first-hand what life is like living on the water. Back on board we head for the calm waters of the lagoons and beaches for swimming and relaxing on deck or pamper yourself

There are some 3* cruise with good qualities but reasonable price we would love to recommend you as below

***  Option 1: Swan cruise: A 3-star cruise has brand new and well furnished with ancient style, GRATE food, staff is very FRIENDLY and professional. More than that , the itinerary for Swan cruise is totally different with others since they will exploring Bai Tu Long Bay, the new bay included whole area of Halong Bay, I might think that it is very suitable for those who want to look for a true vacation with peaceful and far away from hustle , it is really a nice choice. (Highly Recommended)
*** Option 2 : V’spirit Cruise The V’Spirit Cruise has 14 luxury guest rooms, suites and public areas that created from graceful wooden furnishings and beautiful amenities.  All cabins are full of well equipped and have the very large windows with the panoramic bay view, offering you a quiet and peaceful atmosphere.

*** Option 3:  Rosa cruise. This is a wooden cruise with classic type, very charming, clean and comfortable.Great service and generous offer for food.

Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)

For the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sun deck or take the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of a Halong Bay sunrise. After breakfast we set sail for Bo Hon Island. Disembark and visit (Sung Sot) Surprise Cave. It is one of the largest grottoes in Halong Bay with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites.

An early lunch is made available to enjoy while we head back to Halong wharf on another scenic route. We arrive back at the wharf at 12 noon for our drive back to your hotel in Hanoi arriving at 5.pm. Overnight in Hanoi

Day 5: Hanoi – Departure (Meals: Breakfast)

After have breakfast at your hotel. Free at your leisure until departure to Noibai international airport for your departure. Tour ends.

Price: 400 USD/ 2 person=> Individual cost: 200 USD

Hotel in Hanoi
Hotel Name 1. Golden Sun Palace 33 Hang Quat
2. Ring Dragon Palace Hotel 24 Hang Ga
3. Annam Legend Hotel 27 Hang Be
4. Hestia Legend Hotel 53 Hang Bun
Cruise in Ha Long Bay
Cruise Name 1. V’Spirit

3. Majestic Cruise

2. Swan Cruise

4. Other (3 Stars Cruises)

Hotel in Sa Pa Golden Sun Villa 75 Thach Son
Homestay in Sa Pa Mountain River Homestay Sapa Sa Pa


Tour Included Tour Excluded
–    Accommodation based on double/twin sharing with daily breakfast

–    Transfer by  A/C vehicles

–    English Speaking Guide

–    Boat trip in Halong Bay

–    Meals as mentioned in the itinerary

–    All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary

–    International & Domestic Airfare

–    Alcoholic drinks & drinks at mealtime + Optional visits + Personal expenses (Telephone, laundry…)

–    Personal travel insurance

–    Tips for guide, driver & hotels’ porters

–    Meals not indicated in the itinerary

–    Vietnam Visa upon arrival

–      Single Suplement

–    Other services not clearly indicated in the Package Inclusion above


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