The tours is 5 days long with 3 nights in Hanoi and 1 night on boat on Halong Bay. Tours focus on Hanoi city tour and Halong Bay Cruises...
Day 1: Hanoi arrival (dinner)
Day 2: Hanoi city tour full day (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong with overnight on the boat (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
Day 4: Halong – Hanoi (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
Day 5: Hanoi departure (breakfast)


Day 1: Hanoi arrival (dinner)
  • Up on arrival at Noi Bai international airport, you are welcome by our guide
  • Transfer to hotel to check in
  • Dinner will be served at Vietnamese/ Chinese restaurant
  • Stay overnight in Hanoi
Day 2: Hanoi city tour full day (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • We have breakfast at hotel. Today is our full day city tours.
  • You can choose 1 option below:
Museum of Ethnology
Or Ho Chi Minh Complex+ Ba Dinh Square
Or History Museum
Or Temple of Literature
  • Then visit Old Quarter and Dong Xuan Market
  • Lunch at Vietnamese/ Chinese restaurant
  • PM: Walking tours visit Opera House (view outside), Hoan Kiem Lake, Big Church (St. Joseph Cathedral), Old Quarter
  • Enjoy 40 minutes of  Electric car tours around Old Quarter
  • See Water Puppet Show
  • You have dinner at special Vietnam restaurant
  • Stay overnight in Hanoi
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong with overnight on the boat (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • You have Breakfast at hotel
  • 08h00 – 08h30: Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to HalongBay.
  • 12h30 – 13h00: Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
  • 13h30 – 14h30: Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.
  • 14h30 – 15h30: Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
  • 15h30 – 16h30: Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Drum Cave area.
  • 16h30 – 17h30: Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
  • 17h30 – 19h00: Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.
  • 19h00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.
  • Overnight on board- V’Spirit Classic Cruise
Note: we will share the boat & with other tourists group
Day 4: Halong – Hanoi (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • 06h30 – 07h30: Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.
  • 07h30 – 08h30: Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.
  • 08h30 – 09h30: Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.
  • 09h30: Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
  • 09h30 – 10h30: Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
  • 10h30 – 11h30: While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
  • 10h30 – 11h30: Disembark V’Spirit Classic.
  • 12h30 – 13h00: Transfer back to Hanoi.
  • Arrive Hanoi around 17h00
  • Check in hotel
  • You will have dinner at your hotel or local restaurant
  • Overnight in Hanoi
Day 5: Hanoi departure (breakfast)
  • Breakfast at hotel (free time, if any)
  • Transfer to airport for departure flight
  • Hotel accommodation with twins/double/triple sharing rooms
  • Sharing boat for sightseeing and overnight in Halong Bay (2 days package)
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Private transfer on tour includes pick up and drop airport
  • Shuttle bus transfer Hanoi- Halong- Hanoi (group below 10 pax)
  • Private transfer Hanoi- Halong- Hanoi with tour guide (group above 10 pax)
  • Entrance fees & tickets as in the itinerary
  • Sightseeing, pick up, drop airport with local experienced English/Chinese speaking guide
  • Mineral water during tours
  • International flights
  • Early check in or late check out
  • Other meals/drinks not mentioned, drinks during meals
  • Travel insurance
  • Tipping to tour guide and driver (compulsory):
  • 2- 3 pax: 5 USD/pax/day
  • 4-5 pax: 4 USD/pax/day
  • 6 pax up: 3 USD/pax/day
  • Visa if any & other tipping if any- high appreciated (to bells, boat rowers etc…)
  • Other services not mentioned above
Hotels stated or similar
Hotel Hanoi Halong
Economy 3* Hoa Dao, Moon View, Delight… V’Spirit Cruise, Garden Bay Cruise or similar
Standard 3* La Rosa, Viet View, Angle Palace
Superior 4* Chalcedony, TQT…
Deluxe 4* The Light, Sun Way, Flower Garden…