3 Days - 2 Nights Cruising Bai Tu Long Bay with Dragon Legend
The Dragon Legend Junk offers trips to Bai Tu Long Bay in the less touristy area, and the itinerary is well off the beaten track. The three day two night cruise to untouched Bai Tu Long Bay is ideal for you to discover natural beauty and local life in a limited time schedule, you will get to visit a cave, go kayaking, visit a floating village, and have a BBQ lunch on beach. This trip takes you deep into natural wonder and experience a memorable night in the majestic bay. This package also includes a stop at Yen Duc village in Dong Trieu province where you will be treated to a water puppet show. Yen Duc is a typical Vietnamese agricultural village which is rich in culture and traditions.
Each of the 24 spacious, wood-paneled cabins has been luxuriously designed for the comfort and enjoyment of our guests. The beautifully presented furnishings in each 26.5 square meter cabin are influenced by traditional Vietnamese culture and comprise a collection of authentic, handmade art from different regions throughout Vietnam (Chu Dau ceramics, Red Zao brocade, wooden statues…) The well-appointed, 9 square meter bathrooms include bathtubs for a soothing seawater or fresh water treatment where guests can relax and gaze out on the Bay from a large window. Two of the cabins have connecting rooms to accommodate families.
This worthwhile three-day trip on one of our traditional junks offers the highest quality luxury and comfort as you enjoy wonderful Halong Bay. Cruise with us and have a once in a lifetime experience.
First Day: Hong Gai Harbor - Mua Hoa - Cap La (L, D)
07:30 – 08:00: Pick up at your hotel (in Hanoi Old Quarter).
12:00 – 12:30: Embark at Hon Gai harbor.
12:30 – 13:00: Check-in, enjoy the welcome drink and cruise briefing.
13:30 – 14:30: Have lunch in the outdoor dining room (weather permitting) while cruising to magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay. You will be able to admire the fascinating formations along the way.
15:30: Arrive at Mua Hoa area to enjoy swimming or kayaking through the mysterious Karst Mountains
17:30: Back to the boat, where you can refresh yourself in the outdoor or indoor Mineral Seawater Pool, Fitness Room or enjoy the spa and massage services while cruising to Cap La area.
19:00: Elegant dinner served on board.
20:30: Free time for relaxing, communicating with the staff, evening activities (watching movies, listening to music, squid fishing…). Overnight in Bai Tu Long Bay.
Day 2: Cap La, Vung Vieng Fishing Village, Thien Canh Son (B, L, D)
07:00 – 08:00: Start a new day with Tai Chi on the sundeck and enjoy the morning view of Bai Tu Long Bay's landscape with a cup of tea or coffee.
08:00 – 08:30: Have breakfast in the fresh air (weather permitting) while cruising to Vung Vieng Fishing Village.
9:50: Visit Vung Vieng fishing village on a rustic row-boat. Meet the local people and pass through the floating houses and fish farms.
11:30: Swimming, kayaking or visiting Thien Canh Son cave.
12:30: We'll stop to enjoy a BBQ lunch on the beach.
15:00: Back to the boat and start cruising to Cong Dam or Cua Lach area (depending on weather conditions) to explore the mysterious Karst Mountains
17:30: Cocktail party and bar demonstration on board while admiring the sunset
19:00: Have a gourmet dinner on board.
20:30: Free time for communicating with staff, evening activities (squid fishing, beauty spa…). Overnight on board.
Day 3: Cap La - Hong Gai Harbor (B, L)
07:00: Start your day with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast in the fresh air.
9:30 – 10:00: Start cruising towards the harbor. Enjoy the scenic on the way. Time to pack and check out of your cabin.
10:45: Buffet lunch will be served.
11:30 – 12:00: Disembark. Drive to Yen Duc village in Dong Trieu province for a short break in this typical Vietnamese agricultural village which is rich in culture and traditions.
13:30 – 14:00: Enjoy water puppet show performed by local artists.
17:00: Arrive in Hanoi. Trip ends.
THINGS TO BRING AND THINGS TO KNOW
-Passport with valid Vietnamese visa
-Some cash in Vietnamese Dong or USD for personal expenses
-Sun block or insect repellent
-Sport shoes and swim suit
-Warm clothes [from Dec till March]
-Please be ready on time for our pick up service
-We do not accept credit card payments on board
-Outside beverages have applicable corkage fee
-Pack lightly, keeping most of your luggage at your hotel
- This itinerary is subject to change without prior notice. Please get final confirmation before your departure.
- Promotion might apply, inclusions and exclusions might change – you will be informed of changes upon booking.
-We arrive back in Hanoi between 4:00 and 5:00 pm. If you have to catch a flight, bus or train later in the evening, contact us so that we may assist you with your schedule and transportation choices.
Price: $359 USD per person PLUS
$35 USD per person for A/C shuttle bus Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi
$155 USD for an A/C private car Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi (for the entire car)
Single supplement (for solo traveler in private cabin): $200 USD
- Welcome drink
- Luxury, en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
- All meals on boat
- Tea and coffee
- Tour guide on board
- Cooking class
- Tai Chi
What's Not Included:
- Transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay and back to Hanoi
- Personal expenses
- Extra drinks
- Bank charges (for payment by credit cards)
- Spa and massage services