3 Days 2 Night: Standup Paddle Boarding overnight aboard Junk

Our three-day itinerary takes you to Cat Ba Island & Lan Ha Bay to enjoy standup paddleboarding explore the real beauty of the bay and lagoons Overnight in a junk on a private cabin. Paddleboarding on Lan Hai Bay is an experience like no other take the bay at your own pace and explore where you want to go on our exclusive paddle bords.

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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: Our guide will meet you and take you to a delicious lunch of local seafood and Vietnamese dishes we will take you to Ben Beo Pier. Following a short paddleboard introduction, you will board a traditional Junk and cruise to the starting spot where we get in our boards and paddle through the beautiful scenery of the bay and floating villages You will paddle boarding through the beautiful scenery of the bay, and, tide permitting; will be able to paddle right into Dark Cave and Bat Cave.

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

Day 2. Paddle Boarding
8:30am: After breakfast you cruise to Three Tunnels Lagoon and Cave for some more paddle boarding, you will want to see more and more of the incredible scenery here where belongs to Bai Tu Long bay! Have lunch on Three Peaches Island which is famous for crystal waters and sandy beaches. In the afternoon we explore more of the bay and make our way to meet the junk and have time for a swim, shower and have a cold beer or juice before dinner on board. overnight on junk in a private cabin.

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

Day 3 . Paddle Boarding
8:30am: After breakfast you paddle across Lan Ha bay to visit Tay Keo Lagoon. Tides permitting we will take you paddle boarding in to the Ba Do (Red Lady) Cave and then paddle out to visit pristine beaches, floating pearl farms & peaceful lagoons of Lan Ha Bay. We head back to Bungalow for a Vietnamese lunch then cruise back to Ben Beo in time to catch the bus back to Hanoi.Trip end around 19:30.



  • 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
  • Paddle Boarding 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: Paddleboarding, All meals as listed, Entrance fees, Bottled drinking water, experienced English speaking guide and 2 nights in private cabin on Junk, and Express bus speedboat ticket to and from Hanoi.

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

    Tour Price

    Group Tour Price: 2 People
    360$ USD Per person.

    Group Tour Price: 3-5 People
    320$ USD Per person.

    Group Tour Price: 6-10 People
    290$ 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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