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Alova Gold cruise 2 days 1 night ( overnight on boat )

Alova Gold cruise 2 days 1 night ( overnight on boat )
Price:
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Visiting Sung Sot cave, kayaking & swimming at Ti Top Island or relaxing Cooking class and happy hour

Halong bay 2 days 1 night

 

Day 1 Hanoi – Halong bay- overnight on cruise (Meal: L, D)

07:30
 - You will be met by a Alova Cruise’s guide at your hotel in Hanoi  and start 175 km road trip to Tuan Chau Island, Halong city (approximately 3.5 hours).

 

12: 30 - Welcome aboard Alova Gold with cocktail specialty.
          - Safety briefing & check-in your private cabin.

 

Our Alova Gold Cruises take us on an odyssey through the vast expanse of Halong Bay wends among other worldly karsts’ foundation and open up views of one stupendous seascape after another, passes Dog islet, Incense Burners and Thumb Rock while a Vietnamese-fusion cuisine lunch is served in the restaurant aboard.

 

15:00 – Anchoring in a cove of TUNG GAU hidden archipelagoes amid dramatic natural sceneries that the other big ships can’t. These are pristine place with unique eco system rarely visited by stranger.  

 

Deep into the range of spectacular rock formations rise out of jade green water is timeless base of local fisher folks who have been living aboard their tinny huts for centuries. Cut off from civilization, their time-honored traditions have been lived recently. 

 

We visit primitive floating house, farm-fishing and meet the warm and engaging fisher folks. The highlight of this trip is join an fishing trip with fisher folks , learning the traditional techniques and putting the fishing net by yourself which setting a genuine mood of authentic local life on the mystical water.   

 

The splendid sights of TUNG GAU archipelagoes which is not only composed of untouched natural beauty, cultural value, but also the significance of its biodiversity. There is no better way to explore this eco system on a kayak.

After an instruction on how to paddle safely, you will glide on mirrored-water. Exploring labyrinth of limestone islands that tower majestically above us in many fantastic shapes. Every turns brings new surprises, secret passages to hidden lagoons, and getting closest to sea creatures. Our exploration is ended with leisure swim on clear emerald water before return on boat.

 

17.00 – Sunset cruise to the other part of the bay whist sipping cocktail on top-deck, enjoy our HAPPY HOUR – buy one and get one free.

 

18.30 – We slip into quiet anchorages from where we spent the night. Cooking demonstration

 

19.00 – Dinner with exquisite Vietnamese cuisines and discuss about next day exploration. Our day ends with a romantic night at bar before retiring to you comfortable cabin. 

 


Day 2: Halong – Cat Ba – Hanoi (Meal: B, L)

07.00 –
 Captain’s breakfast.

 

08.00 - Disembark, bus ride through wild site of Cat Ba Island.

 

08.20 - Visit Army Hospital Cave on Limestone Mountain: A remnant from Vietnam War. You will meet the witness of the war that live a part of interesting history.

 

Due to the heavy American bombing, a secret bomb proof hospital and safe house for the VC leaders was built inside a cave, high up on one of the many limestone karsts which dominate the island.

 

10.00 - Return on board. Check-out of the cabin. Time to say good bye to our crew and enjoy scenic cruise towards Tuan Chau Port.

 

11.30 – Disembark the cruise; Lunch with Vietnamese Cuisine at Hong Chau restaurant

 

12.30 - get on the bus to go back to Hanoi.

 

16.30 – Drop at your hotel/ accommodation in the Old Quarter. End service.

 

Note: Itinerary can be changed upon the weather condition

 

Goodbye and see you on the next adventure!

 

WHAT IS INCLUDED

 

  • Transfer by A/C modern bus, Hanoi - Ha Long - Hanoi
  • English speaking guide during the trip
  • 2 bottles of water per person in the bus
  • All entrance tickets as indicated in itinerary
  • 1 hour kayaking & squid fishing
  • Cooking class
  • Bottle of water in cabin and Welcome Drink
  • Meal as: 1 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinners (set menu)
  • All indicated in our itinerary

 

WHAT IS EXCLUDED

 

  • Beverages, Tax, Travel insurance & Service charge
  • Tips, personal expenses
  • All not indicated in our itinerary
  • Pick up from hotel or stay outside the Old Quarter

 

 


THINGS TO BRING& TO KNOW

  • Passport with valid visa
  • Some cash in Vietnamese Dong / USD for personal expenses
  • Sunblock or insect repellent
  • Sport shoes & swimming suite
  • Bring something warm to wear [From Dec till March]
  • Please be ready on time for our pick up service
  • We do not  accept credit card payments on board
  • Outside beverage have applicable corkage fee
  • Travel light, as you can please arrange to keep big luggage at your hotel 

 NOTES

  • Itinerary is subject to change upon weather conditions
  • Doctor and Pharmacy are not available on Alova Gold Cruise
  • We arrive back in Hanoi between 4:00pm & 5:00pm – if you have to catch a flight, bus or train later in the evening, contact me to assist you with your schedule and transportation choices.

 


INCLUSIONS

  • Pick up from hotel/stay in Old Quarter
  • Transfer by A/C modern bus, Hanoi - Ha Long Bay - Hanoi
  • 1 night on Alova Gold Cruise
  • English speaking guide for the duration of the trip
  • 2 bottles of water per person in the bus
  • All entrance as indicated in itinerary
  • 1 hour kayaking
  • Squid fishing available after 6PM
  • Cooking class
  • Visiting Sung Sot cave "Amazing Cave"
  • Visiting Ti Top Island
  • Complementary bottle of water in cabin and Welcome Mocktail Drink
  • Vietnamese lunch [2x]
  • Vietnamese dinner [1x]
  • Captain Breakfast [1x]
  • Safety instructions on board
  • All indicated in our itinerary 

EXCLUSIONS

  • Beverages, tax, travel insurance & service charge
  • Tips, personal expenses
  • All not indicated in our itinerary
  • Pick up from hotel or stay outside Hanoi's Old Quarter

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