3DAYS 2 NIGHTS EXPLORE LAN HA BAY- HALONG BAY | CALYPSO CRUISES
With the Lan Ha Bay Tour 3 days and 2 nights, tourists not only experience such activities as kayaking, rowing to discover the fishing village, joining in nature, welcoming the first rays of sunrise, seeing the sunset on the bay, joining in the cooking contest or just relaxing melodious music. Calypso will take visitors to the poetic and lyrical beauty that the Creator has given, which is called the “Three peaches” beach, famous for its wild beauty and luscious scenery of blue sea water and fine white sand, embracing three mountains like the three peaches. This promises to be a great journey and leave the most unforgettable sweet memories.
DAY 1: HANOI – HAI PHONG – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY (L, D)
9:00 – 9:30: You are picked up from your hotels in Hanoi for 2.5 hour driving on the 5B highway to the Got Harbor in Hai Phong Province for the cruise.
12:00 – 12:30: Tender will transfer you to embark on Calypso Cruises. You will be served with a welcome drink and a towel. Followed by our cruise briefing where you will also be given safety instructions before checking into your cabins. While the cruise sailing, you enjoy a bon-appetite lunch and being impressed by the beauty of hundreds of karst islands on your way passing Halong Bay to Lan Ha Bay.
15:00: Visit Light and Dark Water Caves, where you can do kayaking or bamboo boat rowed by local people.
17:30: Return to Calypso Cruise. It’s time to admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin and enjoy happy hour (buy 2, get 1 more free).
You take part in the cooking demonstration to learn our Vietnamese cuisine.
19:00: A great dinner awaits you.
20:30 – 22:00: Your free time to enjoy the landscapes of the Bay on the top deck, sing karaoke, enjoy ordered drinks from the bar, try your luck at squid fishing or just relax in your cabins, etc.
Overnight on board.
DAY 2: LAN HA BAY – CAT BA ISLAND (B, L, D)
Today we shall have a deeper exploration of Lan Ha Bay using our small day-boat cruising through the multiple islands & islets, hidden beaches… also a short visit on bicycles to Viet Hai village, an isolated village in the very heart of Cat Ba National Park.
6:30: Wake up early to enjoy the dawn and start a perfect new day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.
7:00 – 8:30: Have a light breakfast in the restaurant.
8:30: You get picked up by a small day boat and cruise through Lan Ha Bay before disembarking at Viet Hai dock..
9:30: Go cycling a short trip of 5km to Viet Hai – a small village in the midst of the jungle, surrounded by the high mountain range of Cat Ba National Park. The area has become popular with foreign tourists, without attracting the mass tourism.
11:00: Return by bicycle to the dock and board our dayboat again to sail further to the other side of Lan Ha Bay.
12:00: Arrival at Van Boi area. The day boat anchors for a peaceful lunch.
13:00-15:40: Kayaking around Van Boi area. Then we move on to Ba Trai Dao (Three Peaches) Beach. You are free to swim in this beautiful & clean area.
16:00: Return to Calypso Cruise. Enjoy the happy hours on Sundeck or relaxing in your cabins.
19:00: Dinner in the Dining Hall and enjoy the activities on board. Overnight on board.
DAY 3: LAN HA BAY – CAT BA ISLAND – HANOI (B, L)
06:30: Wake up early to enjoy the dawn and start a perfect new day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.
7:00 – 9:00: Have a light breakfast in the restaurant.
9:00: Check out your cabin. Then you take a bus route for about 20 minutes on Cat Ba Island from Gia Luan Pier to visit Army Hospital Cave, a special place to save the significant Vietnamese history during the resistance war. During the travel, you will be immersed in the wild fresh natural scenery of Cat Ba National Park.
10:00: Back to Calypso Cruise. You have lunch while the Calypso Cruise back to the harbor.
12:00: Disembark Calypso Cruise and return to Hanoi.
14:30 – 15:00: Arrive at Hanoi. End of the trip
Special note: Cruise itineraries and schedules are subject to change without pre-notice depending on the weather and operating conditions.
We have a policy for children with the condition: 1 child will share a cabin with 2 adults as below:
– Children 0 – 5 years old: free of charge
– Children 6 – 11 years old: charge 75% of an adult
– Children > 11 years old: charge 100%
+ Welcome drinks with warm/cold hand towel upon arrivals.
+ Entrance fees and sightseeing fees.
+ English & Vietnamese speaking tour guide on boat.
+ Accommodation in the luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin.
+ All meals onboard.
+ Morning Taichi class, cooking demonstration, night squid fishing, games.
+ Kayaking/bamboo boat activity.
+ Visit Army Hospital Cave.
– Transportation Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi by shuttle bus
– Personal expenses
– Taxes and service charge