Discover Hanoi’s colonial elegance, the World Heritage Site of Halong Bay. Enjoy the comfort of luxury accommodation while immerged in the rich culture in the old quater of our capital city. This package of Travel Vietnam offers an unforgettable ambiance of relaxed elegance, including one night at the Moevenpick Hotel in Hanoi and one night on luxury cruise on the bay.
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival.
Welcome to Hanoi: Vietnam’s bustling colonial capital. Your guide and driver will meet you outside the baggage claim of Noi Bai Airport and take you to your hotel in the city center. In the afternoon, take a walk around the center, visiting some of Hanoi’s attractions: the Opera House, Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple and the Old Quarter. Attend a traditional water puppetry show – dancing puppets telling stories of the daily life of the people. In the evening savor a welcome dinner at one of Hanoi’s finest restaurants.
Overnight at Moevenpick Hotel. Whether for business or pleasure, Movenpick Hotel Hanoi in the bustling city of Hanoi is a favourite amongst travellers. The hotel is located in the business district of the city but if you prefer the sights of Hanoi, the famous Old Quarter is just within walking distance of the hotel.
Accommodation: Moevenpick Hotel.
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Overnight on cruise.
Note: The below itinerary is subject to change without prior notice and depends on weather condition.
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel, then set out on a 3 to 4 hour drive to the UNESCO World Heritage site: Halong Bay. Spend 24 hours on a traditional Boat Cruise in the amazing bay: a natural wonderland composed of jutting limestone islands and sparkling turquoise waters. Arrive at the dock around noon and board your private boat. Savor a gourmet lunch of fresh seafood onboard as we sail out into the mystical bay. In the afternoon, cruise around some of Halong’s many islands, including Dinh Huong and Ga Choi. Along the way, visit one of the bay’s 3 largest caves (Thien Cung, Dau Go or Sung Sot). Stop at an island cove with a sheltered white-sand beach and take a dip in the warm waters of the East Sea (Bien Dong). Pass the night on your private junk, lulled to sleep by the gentle rocking of calm waters.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Accommodation: Luxury Cruise in Halong Bay.
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi.
A wake early and participate in Tai Chi on the top deck or simply relax and watch the sunrise over the bay’s towering islands. Enjoy a morning cup of coffee or tea, before setting out to explore the nearby islands by rowboat. Return to the junk for brunch, then take advantage of the sundeck to admire the amazing rock formations of Bai Tu Long Bay as we navigate back to Halong City. Our driver will meet you at the dock and take you back to Hanoi.