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3-Day Halong Bay Cruise and Cat Ba Island Tour

Highlights
  • Stay in a 3-star hotel in Cat Ba Island and a night afloat in Halong Bay
  • Visit Sung Sot Cave, Monkey Island, a pearl farm, and cycle to a village
  • Relax with door-to-door round-trip transport from Hanoi Old Quarter
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3-Day Halong Bay Cruise and Cat Ba Island Tour
From US$226.00
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Overview

See a different side of Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, without the expense of two nights onboard a ship on this action-packed tour that includes the Lan Ha Bay area and Cat Ba Island. Visit Monkey Island, Sung Sot Cave, Soi Sim Island, and Viet Hai village, and savor seven delicious Vietnamese meals. Tour includes round-trip, door-to-door transportation: Upgrade for deluxe accommodations.

What to Expect

After pickup from your hotel, travel by coach to Halong City and board your cruise. Enjoy lunch before stops at Soi Sim Island and Sung Sot Cave. Following a cooking demo, savor dinner on board followed by your choice of karaoke or squid fishing.

Eat breakfast while admiring Halong Bay’s stunning landscapes before visiting a pearl farm. Board a day-boat and cruise to Viet Hai harbor to cycle 3 miles (5 kilometers) through the jungle and visit a local family in their village. Sail through Lan Ha Bay to Monkey Island and admire the primates before you land at Cat Ba. Check in to your 3-star hotel in time for dinner.

After breakfast, check out of your hotel and travel to the harbor to board your transfer boat. Sail back to port and drive to a local restaurant for lunch. Finally, return to your Hanoi Old Quarter hotel by bus.

Reviews (30)
1 - 5 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Halong bay and lan ha bay, cat ba island, you must to see in Vietnam

We booked with bcfamilytour.com directly because its cheaper than another way. The cruise is 3 star and we can eat a lots of food and seafood. We enjoined many activities: kayaking, karaoke, cooking, swiming, paranoma view, tai chi, sunset...wow our room is beautiful view to...More

Thank Marry198831
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Throw precautions out the window!

From Hanoi to cat ba island, I did not feel safe when transferring between over 12 different boats. The boats were not stable nor did they provide us with life jackets throughout the trip. There were extremely steep, slippery, and broken steps that I had...More

Thank MelaninTravelsAgency
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile
Halong bay cruise & Cat Ba island tour - good memorial

I searched 3 days tour in Halong and Cat Ba island, but there are not many options such as cruises in Halong bay. Finally, we found this tour and it’s very suitable for our group: 1 night on cruise and 1 night in hotel in...More

Thank Po T
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile
Nice trip!

Although the weather wasn’t perfect, we had a wonderful trip. Our tourguide Peter was very entertaining and helpful. One of the highlights was titop island and kayaking. The rooms on the boat were very comfortable. Drinks on the boat not included and quite expensive. The...More

2  Thank Giuseppe R
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile
Not worth it

My husband and I spend 2 nights/3 days at Halong bay and cat ba island with Apricot Cruises. The place is definitely beautiful and as far as natural beauty goes totally worth the visit. However, I would not recommend doing a cruise. A good alternative...More

21  Thank alexandra k
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stephaniedG8658KF
December 18, 2018|
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Response from Daisy T | Property representative |
Hi Stephanied, Thank so much for your interesting our 3-day Halong Bay Cruise & Cat Ba Island. The itinerary for 2 night or 2 nights arrive back around the same time, it's around 5pm or earlier depend on traffic and it's... More
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December 9, 2018|
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Response from Sue G | Reviewed this property |
We only took small bags but there was plenty of room for big bags - might only be a problem if you are boat hopping (as we did to get to the island).
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Kelly A
November 14, 2018|
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Response from jimandronni1 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Kelly, If you contact Halong Bay Cruise on there site they should be able to answer your question I do reckoned that you do this trip. The overnight tours finish next year, cheers.
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