LUXURY CRUISE OF HALONG BAY

See the UNESCO World Heritage area of Halong Bay on a luxurious overnight cruise. Dine on board and soak up the amazing sights and sounds of the bay

TOUR INTRODUCTION

2 Days, 1 Night     FROM US$ 398 PER PERSON

See the UNESCO World Heritage area of Halong Bay on a luxurious overnight cruise. Dine on board and soak up the spectacular scenery as your boat sails through the clear emerald waters past the amazing floating villages, limestone rock formations, caves and islands of the bay.

Board your chosen boat for an overnight journey into Halong Bay. Sail past a variety of rock formations, many named after their resemblance to things. Weigh anchor and enjoy a relaxed dinner on board before settling down for the night. Sail past gorgeous scenery and limestone rock formations to Halong City. En route visit a village where the inhabitants have been producing fine pottery in the traditional way since the 13th century.

 

Each of our itineraries can be tailored to your requirements, allowing us to create the perfect holiday just for you. Contact us with your holiday ideas, no matter how big or small, and our destination based teams will start planning a unique and personalized trip.

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THE BACKYARD TRAVEL DIFFERENCE

Board a luxury boat and take an overnight cruise to stunning Halong Bay
Cruise past gorgeous scenery and limestone rock formations, exploring the many islands
Weigh anchor and enjoy dinner on board as the sun sets over the bay
Visit a village where the inhabitants have been producing fine pottery since the 13th<



Daily Itinerary

Daily Itinerary

  • Start
  • Day 1: Halong Bay

    After breakfast, leave Hanoi for your overnight boat trip to Halong Bay. Witness everyday life in Vietnam on your drive to the pier; villagers work in their rice fields and plough them using buffaloes, while others cycle to market with their wares loaded wherever they can fit them.

    Arrive at Halong City in the late morning and board your chosen boat for an overnight journey into the bay. Sail past a variety of rock formations, many named after their resemblance to things (Sail, Dog, and Incense Pot), before weighing anchor as the sun begins to set over the bay. Enjoy a relaxed dinner before settling down for the night.

    Overnight on Halong Bay

    Meals included on this day: Lunch and Dinner

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  • Day 2: Halong Bay

    Have a healthy brunch on board as your boat sails past gorgeous scenery and limestone rock formations to Halong City. En route to Halong we’ll visit Phu Lang, a village where the inhabitants have been producing fine pottery in the traditional way since the 13th century. Arrive at Hanoi in the mid-afternoon.

    Meals included on this day: Breakfast

    Best time to visit Vietnam: winter - Halong Bay landscapered-dragon-junk

All of our Tours can be Tailored, Just Ask!

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Tour Details

All of our itineraries can be tailored to your requirements, allowing us to create the perfect holiday just for you. Contact us with your holiday ideas, no matter how big or small, and we’ll start planning your unique personalized trip!

Tour prices are a guideline only, and are based on two persons travelling together, sharing a double or twin room. Each tour price and can be adjusted depending on budget, activities included and standard of accommodation desired.

Tour and airfare prices include all applicable taxes and are subject to change without prior notice until services are booked.

You, your holiday and booking direct: Backyard Travel are on the ground year-round in Asia, which means you are booking direct with a local travel company, allowing you to save on the cost of your holiday. Our tailor-made tours are designed by local Travel Specialists who investigate every aspect of the trip themselves, giving you a unique view of each destination.

icon Included in this Backyard Travel tour:

Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
Private tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary
Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
Service of English speaking guides in every location
Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary

icon Not included in this Backyard Travel tour:

Domestic and international flights
Departure taxes if applicable
Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
Tips for guides and drivers
Personal travel insurance
Visa fees (contact us for further information)

Why Backyard Travel?


Our experienced travel specialists possess years of local insider knowledge, because they live here.

We have offices in all of our destinations in asia, fully staffed and open all year-round.

With backyard travel you are booking direct, allowing you to save and benefit local residents.

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