Bai Tu Long Bay - Quan Lan Island, Quang Ninh, Vietnam.
Ha Noi - Bai Tu Long Bay - Quan Lan Island (L, D)
Being next to Ha Long Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay is equally magnificent, yet is less frequently visited. Legend has it that the Child Dragon landed here, creating its spectacular landscape. Departing from Hanoi, we drive to Cam Pha town. Here, we embark on a boat ride which takes us through the most stunning compressed and twisted islets, formed by mountain creation movement that occurred nearly ten million years ago.
This is followed by a kayaking ride among picturesque limestone outcrops, kayaking is one of the best ways to explore bai Tu Long bay. We then arrive on Van Don island, an island which features white sand beaches, tiny villages and verdant hills. we settle in with our friendly homestay, we have the opportunity to learn to make traditional Vietnamese Spring Rolls and succulent fish dipping sauce and Squid dish. Dinner and ovenight at your homestay.
Quan Lan Island - Bai Tu Long Bay - Hanoi (B, L)
Thousands of years in the making, Van Don island, which is located in Bai Tu Long Bay, is a testament to the period when the sea receded leaving the island surrounded by ivory white sand dunes and stunning crescent beaches. The island also boasts important historical significance, having once been a trading post and an ancient battleground during the Mongol invasion of Vietnam in the 13th century.
After having breakfast we take a bicycling ride across the island and explore its northern part, the best way to see all the sights, lush surroundings and breaktaking sea view, stay close to the fertile land and its friendly inhabitants.
After that we board our waiting boat to discover the extent of the bay. The return journey follows a different route, allowing us a few hours to appreciate the tranquil beauty only found in Bai Tu Long Bay.
We then finally arrive in Cai Rong for boarding our waiting vehicle for our return journeyto Hanoi, arriving there at about 6pm.
We take you to places, normal tour don't go!
From July to September, the climate is usually humid and hot.
From October to June brings cooler and more pleasant weather.
Our experienced and friendly Local Guide(s)
They are extremely knowledgeable about local cultures, history and the environment.
- 1 breakfast
- 2 lunches
- 1 dinner.
- Homestay (1 night).
Tour price includes:
+ Private door-to-door pick-up and -off services
+ All private transfer and transportation
+ Experienced English speaking guide
+ Private boat trip
+ Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
+ All sightseeing tickets
+ No extra charge after confirmation
+ 24/7 hotline support guaranteed.
Tour price excludes:
+ Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
+ Travel insurance
+ Other services not mentioned above.
What to take:
+ Pack essentials, including light comfortable clothes suitable for outdoor activities, comfortable walking shoes.
+ We also recommend packing insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat...
+ Take a small day pack for hiking and trekking.
+ It is essential to bring your passport on this trip.