DAY 01: HANOI – BAI TU LONG BAY TOURS – VUNG VIENG FISHING VILLAGE (L/D)
07h30 – 08h00: Our high quality bus picks you up from your hotel for the start of your extraordinary trip to Halong city. This approximately five hour drive takes you through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta in various provinces.
10h15: You take a short break for some refreshments.
12h30: You reach the Halong habour, from where you will embark a tender to the Legacy Legend Cruise. The cruise welcomes you warmly with welcome drinks. It is time to check-in to your cabin.
– You take your delicious lunch while cruising through Halong bay toward the Lan Ha bay, leaving behind you the Bai Tu Long bay, Ba Hang fishing village, Dinh Huong islets or famous Fighting Cock rock. You have then two options to your choice:
– Option 1: Sit on a small local bamboo boat (around 45 minutes) and row towards your exploration of the floating fishing village Vung Vieng. Your guide provides you in details some information and interesting facts about this mesmerizing village along with its local community.
– Option 2: Kayak around the bay, which brings you peaceful moments on the tranquil sea. Make the best of your 45 minute boat journey.
17h15: Return to the Legacy Legend cruise and head to the Drum cave, the place where the junk docks and you spend your night.
Enjoy your cozy afternoon and relax with a sunbath on the deck. You are recommended to take some photos in order to catch some of your memories on this paradise. A small sunset party with fresh fruits and Vietnamese tea will be served on deck.
19h00: You enjoy your dinner in the luxury restaurant.
21h00: Your time is devoted for relaxing activities such as taking some glasses in the bar, dancing, singing or squid fishing,… on this romantic evening.
DAY 02: EXPLORE HALONG BAY AND LAN HA BAY WITH KAYAKING (B/L/D)
06h30 – 07h00: You start your second day with a cup of coffee or tea. Don’t forget to take some photos of this brilliant scenery.
07h00 – 08h30: You enjoy breakfast in the restaurant.
08h30: Set off on a day boat to the Three Peaches beach or Soi Sim island in the Lan Ha bay (depending on the weather).
09h00 – 10h30: On the pretty beach you can choose to swim or just to relax. You are also free to trek to the top in order to capture a mesmerizing view.
10h45: Head further to a famous kayaking area Light and Dark cave area with its amazing landscapes.
13h00: Explore the Bright and Dark Cave by kayaking. To your options you also have swimming and relaxing.
15h00: From the cave on you make the way to a floating Pearl Farm and learn more about the traditional technique for breeding and creating pearls.
16h00: Your day comes to a finish when you return to the cruise for your second overnight.
19h00: You take your dinner. Start some talks with other guests, relax with squid fishing or just laze around.
DAY 03: HA LONG BAY TOURS – SURPRISING CAVE – HANOI (B/L)
On this morning, it is recommended to wake up early to join the Taichi class or take some photos of the wonderful morning dawn.
07h00: You enjoy your breakfast with some coffee and tea while the cruise is looking forward to the Halong bay. On your way, you will pass by a dozens of beautiful islets: Head man’s face islet, Saddle horse islet, Fairy lake, drum cave, Virgin cave
08h00: Your first place is dedicated to the breathtaking Surprise (Sung Sot) cave, one of the most beautiful grottoes of the Halong bay. You will be overwhelmed by the imposing of stalagmites, stalactites and all the legendary stories around it.
– Optional: If you do not feel like to visit the cave, you can take a trip to the Titop island where you have the choice of swimming or climbing up to the top for a panoramic view of Halong.
09h15: You return to your cruise. Here you have some time for refreshment, before you check-out. The cruise sontinues its path to the harbor through plenty of fascinating islets and islands in Bai Tu Long bay.
10h30: You participate in a Vietnamese cooking class..
11h00: You take an early farewell lunch on the cruise.
12h00: You arrive at the pier. It is time to come back to Hanoi.
12h45: Set off your way from Halong to Hanoi, which you will reach at around 17h00. Your tour with the Legacy Cruise comes to an end.