Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay. Leave Hanoi by road for Halong Bay. Enjoy the journey through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta and the scenery of rice fields, water buffalo and everyday Vietnamese village life. Arrive in Halong and board your charming traditional wooden junk or the Emeraude, a classic replica steamship of the colonial era of French Indochina for the overnight journey into the Bay. En-route lunch will be served. Following cruise by rock formations with such names as Sail, Dog and Dinh Huong (incense pot). Towards the end of the day set anchor for the night. As the sun sets over the bay dinner is served on board with fresh seafood, salads, and fruits. Overnight on Halong Bay. Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 2: Halong Bay - Hanoi. On your return towards Halong City enjoy a wholesome brunch as your boat weaves through the magnificent rock formations. Upon disembarkation your driver will meet you for the transfer back to Hanoi. As an option and according to your flight schedule visit one of the oldest pagodas in Vietnam "But Thap" or Bat Trang Pottery Village on the way back to Hanoi. Includes: (B).
- The price is a guideline and will vary according to travel dates and room availability. The price is based on two people traveling together during high season and sharing a twin or double room.
- The Emeraude junk can accommodate up to 74 passengers in 37 cabins.
- This module is a join trip. For a big group size, we recommend you to book a charter.
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