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Full-Day Halong Bay Islands and Cave Tour from Hanoi

  • Magnificent photo opportunities: junk boat cruise around Halong Bay
  • Paddle around the islands on a sea kayak or bamboo boat
  • Personalized experience: choice of private or group tour
Full-Day Halong Bay Islands and Cave Tour from Hanoi
From US$43.00
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Halong Bay Full Day from HanoiMost Popular
Experience Majestic Halong in 1-day with Comfortable Bus and Traditional Wooden Cruise. Visit the magical grottoes, floating villages. Enjoy Delicious Set Menu Seafood Lunch, Kayaking or Bamboo Boat
From US$43.00
Small-Group Halong Full-Day
Enjoy an intimate atmosphere on this Small-group Tour, which operates group of 20 passengers on bus. Pleasure your palate with a sumptuous seafood lunch on board and capture fantastic photographs
From US$69.00
Private Guide and Car 2 People
Travel in a Small group. Private comfortable Car, Tour guide, Private table with special meal with Seafood. Shared the cruise. Free pick up/drop off at hotels! Good choice for hotels far Old Quater!
From US$139.00
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Halong Bay is one of Vietnam’s most famous natural wonders and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This tour takes in the highlights on a day trip from Hanoi and is ideal for those short on time. Travel through the Red River Delta, cruise around Thien Cung Cave and Dau Go Cave on a traditional junk boat, enjoy a kayaking or bamboo boat excursion, and dine on a seafood lunch on board.
What to Expect
After an early-morning pickup from your Hanoi hotel, admire the Red River Delta scenery on the approximately 4-hour drive to Halong Bay.

Then, board your boat—a traditional wooden junk—in Halong Bay. Keep your camera on hand as you set sail across the bay for endless photo opportunities.

Listen as your guide points out notable landmarks, all with unique names, such as Fighting Cocks Island, Finger Island, Duck Island, and Incense Burner Island, and glide through Thien Cung Cave (Heavenly Palace Grotto), filled with majestic stalactites and stalagmites.

Transfer to a small bamboo boat or sea kayak to get a closer look at the caves and islands, and enjoy about 45 minutes of paddling around one of the bay’s most scenic spots. Then, sail back to the wharf, where your driver will be ready to take you back to Hanoi.

Your tour ends with drop-off at your Hanoi hotel.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Halong Bay full day tour

Comfortable clean bus with and entertaining tour guide David made the 8 hours road trip bearable. The onboard lunch is adequate and itinerary sufficient. Thanks for everything.

Thank autumnjune729
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile
Nice trip

Thanks to Benjamin our local guide for his nice and informative guiding on Ha Long Bay. I enjoyed a lot my trip.

2  Thank MartinX1
Reviewed 7 May 2018
Ha Long Bay 1 day tour

We did a small group Ha Long Bay 1 day tour. We were picked up at our hotel, by our guide, Benjamin. We had a nice, comfortable small tour bus and there was 20 people in our group. Benjamin gave us some history and details...More

4  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 6 May 2018
Amazing Full Day Ha Long Bay Tour!!

Ha Long Bay is so beautiful!! The drive there was quite long (~4hours) and so many people (including locals) went to Ha Long Bay but that's because it was their long weekend (Reunification Day & Labour Day), so was a bit frustrating at times. However,...More

1  Thank ying k
Reviewed 3 May 2018
Just an awesome experience not to miss when in Hanoi!

Our tour was just awesome. Even if the nearly four hours drive to Halong Bay where some kind of exhausting, it was absolutely worth it. Our tour guide "Hero" was funny and friendly, dinner on the "White Tiger" Ship was excellent and the drive with...More

4  Thank Andy B
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