3 Days 2 Night: kayaking, biking and hiking 1 nights aboard Junk and 1 night in Cat Ba ancient House home-stay.

This three-day trip from Hanoi combines Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island, covering all the best of this area which is known as a part of Halong bay. Unique cruising to the quiet Lan Ha Bay,Kayaking in Lan Ha bay and hiking in the National Park of Cat Ba are the special highlights. If you are real explorers who dedicate to exploring the areas in a different way, this trip is surely a perfect choice.

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Day 1

7:00 am: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi for 3-hour journey through rice fields and villages to Hai Phong and travel the longest sea crossing bridge in Southeast Asia.

10:00 am: Arrive in Bến Gót harbor on Cát Hải island and aboard the speed boat to Cat Ba Island. Following speed boat is the lovely ride of 10 minutes through Cat Ba Island that has great views of the sea and forest on the way to Cái Viềng pier in Cat Ba town.

11:20am: Arrive at Cat Ba Island where our staff will meet you and you will take a short drive to Beo Pier where the traditional junk is waiting to take you to unique floating villages on Lan Ha Bay. Afterwards, you will relax on the junk and enjoy the fresh seafood lunch while cruising to the breathtaking Lan Ha Bay. After a short guidance from our local guide, you’ll get your paddle and start kayaking through the beautiful scenery of the Lan Ha Bay which is part of Halong Bay to explore Dark Cave(If tide permitting) and Bat Cave. We will paddling back to the Junk  and cruising to the quiet area to set anchor (Center of Lan Ha bay). This sets the scene for a delicious dinner, and a night sleeping deeply, rocked by the gentle ocean and surrounded by peace. A great change if you have just come from noisy Hanoi!

Food: Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight in private cabin of the Junk.

Day 2. Lan Ha Bay – Cat Ba Island.
8:30am: After breakfast, you’ll start cruising to Three Tunnel Lagoon and Cave for some more kayaking and exploring the incredible scenery of the bay.

11:30 am: Lunch will be served on the Junk in Three Peach Island which has a really beautiful beach with crystal water and white sand. After lunch we enjoy more Kayaking in the area then relax and swim on secluded beach.Snorkel are available upon request.

16:00 pm: We head to Cat Ba town before sunset. Overnight in Cat Ba Ancient House Home-stay on Cat Ba island.

Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Cat Ba Ancient house Home-stay

Day 3 . Biking
8:30am: After breakfast,pick you up and van transfer to Cat Ba National Park for the day out trek and hike which leading you the top of Ngu Lam peak offering a great view of the whole island and its biosphere reserve. Following the hike and trek,we’ll visit Hang Quan Y(know as Army Hospital cave)- a amazing man – made building in American war 1962 which playing an important role as bomb shelter and rescue center for locals and soldiers. Back to the home-stay for lunch and then you’ll be transferred to Cat Ba town for Bus + Speed Boat to Hai Phong city and Bus will take you back to Hanoi.Trip ends at around 19:00 in Hanoi.



  • Earlier or Later departure and return are available upon request
  • Minimum group size: 2 people. Maximum group size: 10 people. Please contact us for larger group bookings; we may be able to offer a discount
  • The price does not include Private transportation to and from Hanoi but we are able to book the private transport(Car + Hydrofoil) to and from Hanoi with reasonable price


  • Exploring a labyrinth of limestone cliffs that rise out of the sea
  • Paddling through mystical caves to discover deserted lagoons and beautiful sandy beaches
  • Kayaking to untouched parts of the bay to experience new interesting feelings
  • Swimming and relax on secluded beaches.
  • Overnight on Junk away from tourist crowds and enjoy the romantic scenery when the moon rises on the sea.

Including: Sea Kayaking, Meals as listed above, Entrance fees, Bottled drinking water, Guide,and private cabin on Junk, Overnight at Cat Ba Ancient House Home-stay, Express bus and speedboa ticket to and from Hanoi.

Excluding: Flights, Visas, Insurance, Drinks, Tips, Laundry and other items and services of a personal nature,VAT.

    Tour Price

    Group Tour Price: 2 People
    310$ USD Per person.

    Group Tour Price: 3-4 People
    300$ USD Per person.

    Group Tour Price: 5-10 People
    280$ USD Per person.

    Single Supplement
    70$ USD extra for single Room.

    Payment must be made in full before departure, Please make booking 24 hours in advance, we reserve the right to cancel kayak tours based on weather conditions. Please see our terms and conditions for full details.
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