# 3-Day Cruise on Halong Bay with Kayaking, Swimming, Cooking ...

3-Day Cruise on Halong Bay with Kayaking, Swimming, Cooking Class

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About the Tour

On this journey, you will discover the beaches, bays, islands around Halong Bay on a deluxe 4-star cruise. Set sail around the scenic bay, dive into swim and snorkel at Ti Top island, or hike up for a panoramic view of the Gulf of Tonkin, and tuck into a savory buffet on-board. 

There are plenty to see and do in this UNESCO World Heritage Site, including cooking on board. 3-Day Halong on cruise with kayaking, swimming, cooking class,… includes accommodations along with expert guide, transport, meals and more.


  • 3-day cruise with savor meals on board in Halong bay from Hanoi
  • Swim and snorkel around the bays and beaches of Halong Bay and islands around
  • Kayak to explore some of the most secluded lagoons in the bay
  • Hike to the summit of Ti Top island
  • Lounge on the sand or the sundeck
  • Visit a floating pearl farm
  • Join in cooking lessons to understand more about Vietnamese cuisine

Detailed Itinerary

Explore Halong’s famous islands while cruising the bay’s crystal clear waters. Visit pristine beaches of Lan Ha Bay and sail through the delightful floating villages.
Get your body relaxed on the cruise ship, or kayak, snorkel and swim in the cool water. Same savory seafood and taste a great sample of traditional Vietnamese cuisine. 

Stay luxurious in a newly-built wooden junk boat with deluxe cabins and facilities, including sea-view windows in each private cabin, modern bathrooms along with a sun-deck bar. 

Day 1
Hanoi - Halong Bay
Starting from your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter at around 8 am, our car will transfer you to Halong Bay for about 3.5 hours. If you are staying outside of the Old Quarter, have a taxi to take you to Hanoi Opera House for pickup. After a short break of 20 minutes, you arrive at Bai Chay, Halong Tourism Harbour. You then will be transferred by tender to the Cruise. Have a welcome drink.
Start your cruise in Halong to visit the amazing Sung Sot Cave for about 45 minutes - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
Cruise to Ti Top Island for 01 hour, then go swimming and relaxing at the local beach. Alternatively, climb up to the island’s peak for a scenic view of the bay.
Return to the boat and keep cruising to other quiet areas whilst enjoying beautiful scenery along the route. 
Have dinner and socialize with other travelers. Have overnight stay on board.
Day 2
Halong Bay
Start your day with slight exercises like Tai Chi or simply go photo hunting. After having breakfast on board, you transfer to the day boat and start kayaking to explore Drum Cave
Return to the boat and relax before having lunch. Visit a Pearl Farm and learn how to make high quality pearls. 
Back to the main boat for refreshing. Contemplate the beautiful sunset on the sundeck. Have dinner and socialize with other travelers or join in games.
Day 3
Halong Bay - Hanoi
Practice Tai Chi exercise or a photo hun to start your day. Have breakfast and relax on board. 
Kayak around Drum Cave and return to the boat for freshening up.
Cruise to explore the bay. Pass Dog islet, Ba Hang fishing village and more on the way. 
Come back to the harbor and witness the fruit carving demonstration and join the Cooking Class prior to tasting a traditional Vietnamese lunch. 
Get back to Hanoi and end the tour. 


  • Car transfers
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals
  • Welcome drinks
  • Breakfast , lunch and dinner as stated in the itinerary
  • Kayaking equipment
  • Insurance, service charges, taxes


  • Beverages
  • Other personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities

Special Notes

  • Bring passport, comfortable shoes
  • Do not bring pets
  • Reserve in advance with full passenger details
  • Entry ticket

  • Transfers

  • Accomodation

  • Cruise

  • Meals

  • Sightseeing

  • Tour guide

Included destination(s): Halong Bay, Surprising Cave, Ti Top Island, Drum Cave, Tung Sau Pearl Farm, Ba Hang fishing village

Start from: $260 /person

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