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2-Day Halong Bay Overnight Cruise from Hanoi

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Enjoy this 2-day cruise from Hanoi and experience the karst landscape of Halong Bay. Climb aboard a traditional deluxe junk boat and sail among thousands of small islets. Stop to swim and kayak in the emerald waters, and discover hidden caves.
  • Cruise around the karsts of Halong Bay on a 2-day cruise from Hanoi
  • Stay a night on a junk boat, visit a cave and villages, and swim and kayak
  • Includes optional onboard cooking class, tai chi, squid fishing, and more
  • Top value: meals and activities included, plus choice of cabin upgrades
What to Expect
After pickup at your Hanoi Old Quarter hotel or another central meeting point, travel to Halong Bay by climate-controlled bus, stopping at a humanity center for local handicrafts along the way. At Halong Bay, board a traditional junk boat to cruise around the limestone islets before exploring Surprise (Sung Sot) Cave, one of the bay’s biggest. Then, paddle a kayak around a fishing village to glimpse local life. Return to your junk boat for swimming or an optional Vietnamese cooking class. After dinner on deck, enjoy the optional provided activities, such as squid fishing, karaoke, and stargazing. On the second day, take photos from deck or try some optional tai chi before enjoying breakfast and absorbing the beautiful scenery. Then, ride a tender to Ba Hang, a floating fishing village to learn about daily life. Finish your experience with lunch aboard your junk boat and a drop-off back in Hanoi.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1: Hanoi, Hanoi
2: Halong Bay, Halong Bay, Quang Ninh Province

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up at waiting room No 24, Tuan Chau Whaft, Ha Long Bay about 12:00 - 12:15.

Tuan Chau Island, Halong Bay
Departure Time
8:00 AM
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Overnight accommodation
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All activities
  • Entry/Admission - Oasis Bay Classic Cruise - Halong Bay
  • Entry/Admission - Halong Bay
  • Entry/Admission - Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or refund according to the fees spent.
  • Single supplement would be applied for Single room: 45US$. Direct pay to our office or tour guide.
  • The Extra fee 20US$/person of the Lunar New Year in Vietnam (From 07 February till 10 February 2016 would be applied) Directly pay to the tour guide for year end party on the cruise
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Reviewed 28 June 2019 via mobile

My friend and I just went on the boat tour of Halong Bay. The staff were beyond friendly and helpful. Pham and Koby were always looking after us. We will miss our time with them! The cave tour was a highlight for us. Pretty amazing....More

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Reviewed 20 March 2019

I can recommend this trip, even in foggy and rainy weather conditions. The landscape is just stunning. The 2 day tour activities were well balanced and entertaining and food was excellent. The crew of the Majestic Halong cruise was very nice and correct. Special thanks...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Charming T, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Charming Vietnam Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2019

Dear Mr/Mrs fverho, It is great to hear that you enjoyed your Halong bay 2 days 1 nights Islands and Cave Tour with Charming Viet Nam Travel. I and my team are very happy to hear that my team has delivered you our 5 star...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018

We went on the 2 Day Halong Bay Tour, a more expensive one but worth penny. The food was excellent and the room, bus to Halong very good and exclusive. I Can highly recommend this la pinta Cruise (Not a fully packed Partyboat. We were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Karin B
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We just got back to our hotel in Hanoi after taking this trip. Overall, we had a great time and thought it was very worthwhile. What the trip looks like: It started with bus pick-up at our hotel in Hanoi. We bounced around to a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
10  Thank Ben P
Customer S, Customer Care Team at Charming Vietnam Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Bpfif3, Thank you for 2-Day Halong Overnight Cruise from Hanoi with CharmingVietnamTravel.com and sharing your experience to us and other travelers. I and my team very appreciate your time. From your beautiful feedback, I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed our big...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We got the balcony room for a little more money, which in first seemed to be very luxury but in tue nicht it was very very loud, because of the generator was running all night long (our beds were even vibrating). Therefore we didn't sleep...More

7  Thank Lisa K
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