Ha Long - Cat Ba 3 days on Unicharm Luxury cruise (new tour)

                                                15% discount for booking from 11th Apr - 11th June 2018



(3 Days 2 Nights on UniCharm Cruise/ 1 Night on Cruise + 1 Night on Cat Ba Island)

More than 20 –year experiences in organizing tours to Ha Long Bay but still in the crowds of tourists and 500 boats.

Thanks to the Government for the newly launched bridge from Hai Phong city crossing the strait to Cat Hai Island. Nowadays we can see Ha Long Wonder from its back where least boats and less travelled and especially this route is for us toexplore the hidden area of Cat Ba Island and Lan Ha Bay - The additional part of the Wonder of Ha Long Bay and the world Biosphere reserved area.

This cruise is for thistour itinerary designed to carry out that mission, also for those whom dislike tourists and passions discovering.


Day 01: Ha Noi – Hai Phong –Cat Hai Island – Cat Ba Island – Ha Long bay – Lan Ha bay

AM: View Halong Bay from its back side

10:00 – 10:30 pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter area or in front of Hanoi Opera House.

10:30 – 10:45 leave Hanoi for HaiPhong city on the free-way AH 5B enjoying the peaceful landscape of rice field of the Red river Delta. Enjoy driving on the longest sea passing bridge of Vietnam of which front is Cat Ba Island – Huge mountain scene and green mangroves.

12:45 – 13:00 arrival at the pier on Cat Hai Island where the river mouths meeting the sea with the local fishing boats are bustling out the sea and backwards ashore.

13:00 – 13:30UniCharm crew warmly welcome you on board. Visit the boat and check in the room and lunch on boat (We can cater Vegetarian or vegan food on your request).

- Enjoying the first fresh seafood lunch and cruising along the Mangrove of Cat Ba Island into the back of Halong Bay – Tuan Chau Island via Gia Luan gulf to Cap Bai Islet and then NgonTay Island (Finger Islet) where you can view the universal seascape of Halong Bay World Heritage such as Sung Sot Cave and Titop Island.

- On the hidden route for different views of the bay, pass by AoEch lagoon (Frog Lagoon) to Ba Trai Dao (Three Peaches). We start discovering the most beautiful and peaceful bay called Lan Ha Bay, the bay with crystal water and round lagoons and the Hon Dua (the Stick Islet). The bay is the additional part of the Wonder of Halong Bay and the World Biosphere reserved area.

PM: Open the Hidden charm

Discover the additional part of the Wonder of Halong and the world Biosphere reserved area by kayaking and snorkeling.

- On each 2-seat kayak we will paddle through narrow lanes of the karst mountainsto visit fishing villages, call on some local fishing families to get to learn more about the daily life of the local fisherman.

- Paddle to a stunning lagoon with tunnel grotto (depend on the tide, we may not be able to reach). Here we will dip into the emerald waters. Swimming and Snorkeling to see Corals are our highlight of this day.You can also reach some secluded beach for a while relaxing lying on sand (depend on the tide).

- Back to the boat for “cooking class” (our tour guide will show you how to make some famous Vietnamese traditional dishes that you can easily demonstrate home for your family after this trip).

- Enjoy Dinner and overnight on the lovely peaceful bay once in your lifetime.


Day 02: Lan Ha Bay – Viet Hai village – Cat Ba National Park

Biking – Swimming – Boating

Wake up among the smooth waves and karst mountains and fishing villages.

06:00 AM - Enjoy a snack with special Vietnamese sweet potato cake and tea, coffee

06:30 AM - Tender ship to Viet Hai dock (Cat Ba Island) for a bicycle trip to Viet Hai village. Riding a bike for 1 hour (2 ways) on the shadowed paths, enjoying the landscape on the way to the village located in a beautiful valley ofCat Ba National Park. Visit some local houses to know about the local people as well as their daily life of work or visit the island school…

- Afterward cycling back to the Cruise at around 08:15 AM.

09:00 AM – Check out and transfer to Beo dock - Cat Ba Island by a small boat.

10:00 AM – Arrive in Cat Ba and visit Canon Fort.

11:30 – Have lunch

12:30 drive to the center of Cat Ba National Park for a trek up to Ngu Lam Peak - amazing view point for whole Cat Ba Island – Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay.

15:30 – 16:00 get to Beo dock to transfer back to UniCharm Cruise by small boat.


Day 03: Cat Ba Island –Lan Ha Bay – Cat Hai Island – Hanoi

AM: Cat Ba Island –Lan Ha Bay

- Have a snack and tea, coffee.

- Relax on board or have swimming.

- Cruising pass by the fishing villages and thousands of limestone islands and islets, taking precious Uni pictures and enjoying our tasteful lunch.

PM: Back to Hanoi – See off at your hotel

13:00 – 13:30 arrival back, say goodbye to the bay and disembark UniCharm Cruise for another free-way AH5B back to Hanoi.

Estimated to arrive back in Hanoi at 16:00 – 16:30 – end the tour at your hotel.


Type of room

Number of guest stay



Uni Balcony

On the 1st & 2nd floor with balcony, 20m





Charm Terrace

On the 2nd & 3rd floor with terrace, 30m





UniCharm Family Terrace

On the 2nd & 3rd floor with terrace, 50-60m







- Round-trip shuttle bus: Hanoi – Got Ferry Harbor – Hanoi

- Welcome drink

- Entrance fee

- English speaking guide

- 02 complimentary bottles of water per room per night

- Cooking class

- Tea and coffee

- Meals on board: 03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 light breakfasts.

- Activities mentioned in itinerary: Biking, swimming, kayaking, snorkeling, trekking

- Satellite television

- Internal telephone.

- Onboard insurance & service charge



- Airfare, visa arrangement


- Beverage, tip, gratuities and other personal expenses

- All other services not clearly mentioned above


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