3 Day 2 Night - kayaking 2 nights on Junk

The tour’s itinerary is three days of kayaking will take you to Cat Ba Island & Lan Ha Bay to enjoy the beauty bay and avoid the touristy area. We explore the hidden lagoons, caves and floating villages on the the bay kayak and crusing on Deluxe Junk. Overnight in a private cabin with bathroom on a Deluxe Junk


Day 1: Hanoi – Cat Ba Island – Lan Ha Bay

7:00 am: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi for the 3-hour journey by bus past Hai Phong City the largest port in the Red River Delta. The bus ride on the highway also provides a good view of the rice field and local villages all the way to Cat Hai Island.

10:00 am: Arrive in Bến Gót harbour and board the speed boat to Cat Ba Island. Upon arrival, we transfer to the bus for a quick ride on the island to Cat Ba Town.

11:20 am: Arrive at Cat Ba Town where our staff will meet you then transfer you to our office at Ben Beo Pier. Following a short introduction, you will board the Junk and cruise in style around the unique floating villages, home to many families then anchor in a quiet lagoon on Lan Ha Bay, a delicious lunch will be served on the junk.

14:00 pm: After lunch, we keep cruising to Áng Vạn Tà (known as Dark Cave and Bat Cave). There we get on the kayaks and paddle through the beautiful scenery of the bay we will be able to paddle into Dark Cave and Bat Cave (if the tide permits) and explore the area. Kayaking in the lagoon that is only accessible by kayak, enjoy the beautiful scenery of the secluded lagoon. Later in the afternoon, we kayak back to the Junk and cruise to Dam Ong Cam (opposite Ha Long Bay) to anchor for the night. This is a very quiet area with a beautiful quiet location, dinner will be served onboard the junk. Relax in the evening on deck and enjoy cold malt beverages (beer) available on board.

Food: Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Overnight in a Private Cabin on Deluxe Junk.


Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Three Tunnel Lagoon – Beaches

8:30 am: After breakfast, we will cruise on the junk to Đầu Bê Island, This area is part of the Bai Tu Long Bay and its highlight is Hồ Ba Hầm (Three Tunnels Lagoon and Cave) here we kayak through caves through the mountain to explore a hidden lagoon. then paddle to visit Đền Bà Men Temple (a sacred temple for fishermen of the region).

11:30 am: After a stop on the island and temple, we will kayak back to the junk and then cruise toward Three Peaches Beach, famous for its’ crystal clear waters and clean beaches, we drop anchor and served an authentic seafood lunch amidst the beautiful scenery of the calm emerald waters and limestone cliffs. After lunch, we will do more kayaking around the area and find private beaches for swimming and relaxing.

16:30 pm: In the afternoon we kayak back to the Junk and continue our journey to the Centre of Lan Ha Bay, where we drop anchor and have time to relax on deck, take a swim, and take a shower before dinner. This is a very quiet area with a beautiful natural landscape, dinner will be served onboard the junk. Relax in the evening on deck and enjoy cold malt beverages (beer & wine) available on board.

Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation:  Overnight in a Private Cabin on Deluxe Junk.


Day 3 Lan Ha Bay kayaking – Cat Ba Island

8:30 am: After breakfast, we will cruise back to Lan Ha Bay where you will start paddling to visit Tay Keo Lagoon. If Tides permit we will take you kayaking into the Ba Do cave and visit pristine beaches, floating farms & quiet remote lagoons.

11:30 am: After kayaking in the morning we head back to Junk to have lunch while cruising back to Ben Beo Pier on Cat Ba Island in time to catch the bus back to Hanoi. The trip ends around 19:30 in Hanoi.


  • Minimum group size: 2 people.Maximum group size: 10 people
  • Earlier or Later returns are available upon request.
  • The price does not include Private transportation to and from Hanoi but we are able to book private transport (Car + Hydrofoil) to and from Hanoi at a 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,Fresh water supported during the day,Tour Guide, Junk boat,Express bus 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
    380$ USD Per person.

    Group Tour Price: 3-5 People
    355$ USD Per person.

    Group Tour Price: 6-10 People
    340$ USD Per person.

    Single Supplement
    80$ USD extra for a 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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