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Halong Bay Day Trip from Hanoi

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Being one of the world’s natural wonders and heritage recognized by UNESCO, Ha Long Bay is a truly attractive destination with 1,969 islands jetting out from the sea and with red sail junks dotting the horizon. Come and experience what the Vietnamese call "The Descending Dragon".
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    Halong Bay
    Stop: 11 hours - Admission included
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    BC Family Tour
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
  • Tick off Halong Bay with ease on a hassle-free day trip from Hanoi
  • Get the best views of the UNESCO-listed landscape from the water
  • Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are included
  • Ideal for first-time visitors with limited time in Hanoi
What to Expect
Your day trip begins with hotel pickup in Hanoi, where you’ll board an air-conditioned vehicle destined for Halong Bay, a UNESCO-listed area home to more than 2,000 limestone islands. During the journey, you’ll admire the Red River Delta, replete with water buffalo and rice terraces. On arrival in Halong Bay, you’ll board a boat and spend the afternoon cruising. Get unobstructed views of the islands from the water, stop to visit Thien Cung Cave or the Palace of Heaven Grotto, and enjoy a fresh seafood lunch on board the boat. The tour concludes with hotel drop-off back in Hanoi.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hanoi, Hanoi

Traveler pickup is offered
* Please provide your hotel address (free pick-up and drop-off if your hotel is located in Hanoi Old Quarter Area, Hoan Kiem district. exactly pick up time will be confirm after we received your booking & hotel location)
* If you stay outside of the Old Quarter, please visit our meeting point:

BC Family Tour

Address: 9A Trung Yen Lane, Dinh Liet Street, Hang Bac Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
* We are able to pick up at some Airbnb and homestay in the Old Quarter area (Hoan Kiem disitrict). Kindly advise us clearly location for pick up when you make reservation and send it to us. Thanks.
* You can ask your receptionist to confirm us before departure time
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Halong Bay
  • Drink, travel insurance
  • Tips and others not clearly mentioned above.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Optional: Kayaking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Great cost effective way to visit Ha Long Bay in the day from Hanoi. Pick up was on time & the bus was clean. It took about 3.5 hours with a 20 minute break and we were straight onto the boat when we arrived when lunch was promptly served. We spent the next 4 hours cruising
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Well organised trip, the pick up was on time and took us about 3.5 hours with a 20 minute comfort break. Our tour guide Duc gave us some great local info throughout the journey. We went straight into the boat without delay and were served lunch straight away which consisted of
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Halong bay made my trip to Vietnam worth it. It is filled with lifetime experience and worth going again. What I enjoyed most was the hospitable staff that helped us with everything and their services were truly appreciable.
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Wendy was fantastic and took us to some of the best places! The junk boat was also fun and lunch was lovely
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We had an excellent trip to Halong Bay. Our Tour Guide, Nam was a delight and a joy. We would say Halong Bay is a must-do for every traveller to Vietnam. Loved the incredible Caves and the boat ride.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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