Budget Stays/ Holidays
Once you reach Hanoi, an agent’s representative will welcome you. Thereafter, you will be escorted to the hotel. Check-in and get over the jet lag. Remainder of the day is at leisure. You can go sightseeing to places such as Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem Lake, and Hoan Kiem Bia Hoi. Later, return to hotel for a restful sleep.
Begin your day with a hearty morning meal and checkout from the hotel. Now, set out for a lovely day ahead. You will be taken to Halong Bay today as planned by this Vietnam tour package from India. Declared a World Heritage site in 1994, Halong Bay is sprinkled with islands, dotted with a host of wind- and wave-eroded grottoes. Without a doubt, this site is crowned with the credit of being the topmost tourism hub of northern Vietnam.
At around 9:00 AM, get transferred in a shuttle bus. When you reach Halong City, enjoy an energizing tea break. From here, proceed for a cheerful cruise experience at 12:00 noon (approx.). On boarding the cruise, you will be welcomed with refreshing drinks. Attend a short session guiding you about safety instructions, followed by your cabin check-in. Relax as you sail on the calming waters, drinking in the scenery, while the cruise proceeds to Halong Bay.
As emerald waters and thousands of towering limestone islands topped by rainforests fascinate you, the cruise crosses Da Chong Islet. Here, catch the sight of a lighthouse that is more than a century old and was built by the French. Now, refuel yourself with authentic Vietnamese culinary flavors at 1:00 PM (approx.). Savor a platter of fresh seafood along with various appetizing treats, enhancing the zest of your wonderful Vietnam tour. By the time, you will cross Islets of Con Vit and Gia Luan. At 4:00 PM (approx.), you will pass through Lan Ha Bay and enters Cua Van area, laced by astonishing limestone landscapes.
It is time to pamper the adrenaline junkie in you as you move to Ba Trai Dao Beach. Take up activities such as kayaking and/or swimming, adding to your North Vietnam holiday. At 5:30 PM (approx.), return to the cruise for a delightful sunset party onboard. You can also join a cooking class at 6:30 PM (approx.). After the cooking class, when the aroma has activated your hunger pangs, satiate them with a scrumptious dinner at 7:00 PM (approx.). When the moon pops up in the sky, you can hit your cabin to relax or take up recreational activities such as a fishing excursion, watching a movie, or sip on a drink in the bar. Later, slip into your bed onboard as the waves sing lullabies.
Greet the soothing sunrise and practice a Tai Chi session on the sundeck. At around 7:30 AM, you will be served breakfast. Now, head to visit Dark and Bright Cave and islets by local rowing boats at around 8:30 AM. After a more than hour long trip, return to the cruise and complete checkout formalities as planned by this Vietnam local tour package. Before leaving the cruise, you will be served a hearty lunch at almost 11:00 AM. Disembark the cruise at noon at the ferry terminal and get transferred to Hanoi by a shuttle bus. By almost 3:00 PM, you will reach the hotel in Hanoi. Remainder of the day is at your disposal. Enjoy it just the way you want. You can go shopping or sample local delicacies. Later, return to the hotel for a peaceful sleep.
Savor a wholesome breakfast and checkout from the hotel. Get transferred to Hanoi airport and catch your flight back home.