Day 1: Hanoi – Halong (L, D)
Leave Hanoi by private car/van at 8:30am arriving at the jetty around 12:30pm. Our crew welcomes you on board the Lagoon Explorer Cruise, enjoy welcome drink, check-in to your cabin. Lunch with fresh seafood is served at 1:00pm, start a 3.5 hours cruise into mystic Halong Bay to see the amazing karsts with different formations: Mat Qui (Monster’s face) islet, But Moc islet, Cap De islet, Trong (Drum) cave, Trinh Nu cave, floating fishing village, with its unique way of life. Then head to Luon cave, enjoy swimming, sun bathing at Ti Top beach or climb the peak of the mountain for a breath-taking panorama view of Halong bay. Dinner and overnight aboard junk.
Day 2: Halong – Quan lan island (B, L/D)
take in the breath-taking beauty of the rocky islands rising from the crystal-clear water of the bay. The silence is almost eerie, you can hear the birds singing, cicadas chirping ashore and the gentle lapping of the waves against your boat, the perfect soundtrack to accompany the fresh and gentle breeze. Having breakfast at 08:00 and the boat continue cruising to Quan Lan island. Lunch on boat. We will be arriving at Quan Lan around 14:00, we will start cycling to explore the beautiful island, visiting an ancient temple and then onward to unspoilt beach of Minh Chau for swimming and sun bathing. Back to Quan Lan beach for swimming and tonight we will have BBQ dinner on the beach. Overnight on the boat.
Day 3: Quan lan - Sen hamlet - Cong tay (B/L/D)
Boat starts cruising to Sen Hamlet, cycling to explore Sen Hamlet. Lunch with local products in a traditional-ancient pillar house & relax. Getting back the boat at second wharf (4km) for cruising to Cong Tay island, swimming, have dinner and overnight on boat
Day 4: Cong tay island - Halong - Hanoi (B/L)
Enjoy the morning swim, and at 8:30am boat spread sails to run towards the wharfs through Bai Tu Long Bay. Have Brunch at 10:30am, check out, boat arrive at wharf at 12:00noon. Transfer back to Hanoi. End of services.