3 Days 2 nights Cruising - Kayaking - Biking - Cave discovery

This three-day trip from Hanoi combines Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island, covering the best of this area which is known as Halong bay. Unique kayaking to the quiet Lan Ha Bay and hiking in the National Park of Cat Ba are the highlights. If you are a real explorers who dedicate to nature and adventure, this trip is a perfect choice.

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

7:00 am: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi for journey to Hai Phong city the largest harbour in Red River Delta.
The bus ridding on the highway also bring you a good view of rice field and local village.
10:00 am: Arrive in Dinh Vu harbor and aboard speed boat to Cat Ba island.Following speed boat is the lovely ride of 25 minutes to Cai Vieng belonging to Cat Ba which mostly giving you the sea view and jungle smell of Cat Ba National Park.

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 known as a part of Halong Bay to explore Dark Cave(If tide permitting) and Bat Cave.
After the visit you will paddling back to the Junk and keep cruising to the quiet area to anchor down(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!
Accommodation: Overnight in private cabin of Junk.
Food: Lunch,Dinner.

Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Cat Ba Island.

8:30 am: 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.

13:00 pm: More Kayaking in the area then relax and swim on secluded beach.Snorkel are available upon request.

16:00 pm: Toward to Cat Ba town before sunset. Overnight in Cat Ba Home-stay in Cat Ba island.
Accommodation: Ancient house Home stay.
Food: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner.

Day 3: Cat Ba Island – Hanoi (B, L)

8:30 am: 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 bomd shelter and rescue center for locals and soldiers.
Back to the homestay 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 Ha noi.Trip ends at around 19:00 in Hanoi.
Food: Breakfast,Lunch.
Accommodation: N/A.

– 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.


  • Discovering Lan Ha bay with thousands of beautiful and peaceful islands and inlets
  • Visiting Floating village to deeply understand about the local life
  • Staying overnight on board away from tourist crowds and behold the moon on the sea
  • Enjoy traditional home-stay in Cat Ba island and get acquainted with friendly locals
  • Kayaking through water tunnels to discover hidden lagoons.

Included: Sea Kayaking, Bike, Meals as listed above, Entrance fees, Accommodation in Ancient house,Guide,Junk,Transportation to and from Hanoi (Express Bus).

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

    Tour Price

    Group Tour Price: 2 People
    240$ USD Per person all inclusive includes transportation to and from your hotel in Hanoi.

    Group Tour Price: 3-10 People
    220$ USD Per person all inclusive includes transportation to and from your hotel in Hanoi.

    Group Tour Price: Solo Traveller
    460$ USD Per person all inclusive includes transportation to and from your hotel in Hanoi.

    Single Supplement
    40$ 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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