Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba, Vietnam.
USD $ 45 per person
Full-day Cruise and Cycling (L)
This trip gives you the chance to discover Cat Ba Island on land and at sea!
You will either be collected from your hotel or meet at the office at between 08:00 and 08:30. From here you will board a traditional style junk to begin your cruise around the breathtaking karsts of Lan Ha Bay and southern Ha Long Bay, passing Cai Beo, the floating village en route. After an hour and a half cruising the bay, you will be ped off at Viet Hai Harbour. From here you will bicycle roughly 10 km through the rain forest, over hills and through tunnels, until you arrive Viet Hai Village, one of the oldest local communities on Cat Ba Island. You will see many rice fields, fruit gardens, and traditional Vietnamese thatched houses while filling your lungs with the fresh air of the countryside. Next, you can enjoy a seafood lunch on the boat while travelling to Monkey Island. Once you reach the island, you are free to swim, explore, or do a short hike to the top of the island. Afterwards, enjoy another pleasant boat trip as you cruise back to Cat Ba where the trip will end.
Full-day Cruise and Kayak (L)
Enjoy this stunning karst archipelago by cruising and kayaking into hidden lagoons, through archways and past floating villages. You can spend the day soaking up the sun whilst swimming in the beautiful waters and exploring the sandy beaches. You will either be collected from your hotel or met at the office in Cat Ba Town where you will board the boat to begin your cruise around Lan Ha Bay, passing by the colourful floating fishing village and weaving in and out of the towering karsts. After approximately an hour and a half's cruise, you will take to the kayaks to explore Dark and Light tunnel to discover the hidden lagoon and secret tunnels. You will then have a delicious lunch on board the boat before continuing to Three Peaches Beach where you will have time for swimming and snorkelling. The boat will then take you to Monkey Island where you will have time to relax on the beach, have a swim or walk to the peak of the island to enjoy stunning views of the bay. You will then make the return journey to Cat Ba, taking in the magnificent views on the way.
We take you to the parts other can't reach!
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 Tour Guide(s) speak excellent English or French.
They are extremely knowledgeable about local cultures, history and the environment.
- 1 lunch
We choose local ingredients, typical of the way people eat in the area, at local restaurants, markets or homes.
We also cater for Vegetarians but please request this at time of booking.
Tour price includes
+ AC transfer door-to-door pick-up & -off services.
+ Experienced English speaking guide.
+ Traditional Wooden Sailboat
+ Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
+ All sightseeing tickets.
+ kayaking and cycling
+ 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. Take a small day pack for hiking and trekking.
+ It is essential to bring your passport on this trip. We also recommend packing: insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat...
Have a good trip !