OverviewEnjoy this full-day trip to Halong Bay from Hanoi, including a scenic round-trip drive through northern Vietnamâs rural landscapes. Enjoy a seafood lunch as you take in the magnificent scenery, stopping to explore karsts and caves such as Thien Cung (Heavenly Cave) with an experienced guide.
- Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
- Excellent value for money
- Exclusive to Viator
- Family friendly
- Ideal choice for families
- Small-group tour
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Lunch included
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
Know More about this tourAfter pickup, you will depart for Halong Bay. The drive to Halong Bay is approximately a 3-hour journey. Along the way relax and enjoy the stunning scenery of the peaceful villages, farm workers in their green fields, herding their water buffalo and trading garden herbs by the side of the road. You'll make a rest stop at a halfway point before continuing to Halong Bay.
Arriving in Halong Bay, board your boat for your day cruise on the bay. Sail around the stunning natural wonders of Halong Bay with thousands of gorgeous limestone cliffs jutting from its calm jade waters, the UNESCO World Heritage site offers spectacular scenery for a relaxing excursion.
While on board, you will be served a seafood lunch while the boat is cruising on the bay. After lunch, enjoy stops to explore karsts and caves such as Thien Cung (Heavenly Cave) with your experienced guide.
Head back to the shore and re-board the bus for your relaxing drive back to Hanoi. Your tour ends back at your Hanoi hotel at approximately 8pm.
Inclusions for Halong Bay Full-Day Trip
- Entrance fees
- Transported by model AC bus
- Boat trip in Halong Bay
- Hotel pickup (hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter area, Hoan Kiem district)
- 0.5L bottled water on bus per person per day
- Seafood lunch (Vegetarian food available on requested)
- Bamboo boat
- Local, English-speaking guide
- Small-group tour
Exclusions for Halong Bay Full-Day Trip
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
Vehicles are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations
Sunscreen, a hat, and comfortable shoes are recommended
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
The drop-off point is back at the original pickup point on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
There is only 1 drop-off point (the Thang Long Water Puppet Show Theatre at 57 Dinh Tien Hoang, Hoan Kiem) if the tour departs on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday - due to the Night Market on the weekend in Hanoi Old Quarter Area because most of the street in the Hanoi Old Quarter area does not allow vehicles, and is only for walking