At 08.00AM, ActiveTravel Asia’s adventure guide will welcome you at hotel then leave Hanoi for Halong bay. Our tour guide - professional on kayaking - will get on board and escort you for all 3 days long. That makes your kayaking experience with us always different from other operators.
After about 3.5 hours drive, arrive in Halong City then board on a wooden traditional style junk for a fine seafood lunch and a short sail to Sung Sot Cave. Following with the caving exploration, we enjoy a beautiful cruise through an amazing area of limestone islets. Passing by a floating village before reaching Luon Cave, which makes a tunnel through a mountain. Dinner and overnight on cruise.
Breakfast in the pure morning of the bay then we kick off our kayaking day. Start paddling to Van Chai Floating village then keep sailing to Dark Cave. If tide permits, we will get further into this cave for a deeper discovery. The cave is a 200m long, dark tunnel thrusting through a limestone mountain. And the tunnel is the sole entry to a secluded and magnificent lagoon. We can also pop up into some other caves nearby. Lunch on support boat in front of the cave.
In afternoon, set our kayaks to Ba Trai Dao Lagoon, along a stunning and fairly rough sea channel, for its amazing beaches. Keep on sailing to Lan Ha Bay, which is smaller than Halong Bay but much more interesting with lots of lovely beaches. Cruise back to Halong Bay for dinner and overnight on mother boat.
Immerse yourself in a tranquility morning under magical sunlights. Take a full breakfast then transfer to support boat. This support boat follows you the entire time of the tour, that can take us deeply into remote, untouched areas. That is a highlighted feature distinguished our services outstanding from other operators and make your tour very much true adventure one.
Today, we are going to take kayak to Lan Ha Bay, where we have to across a wide sea channel for Dau Be Island. Take a turn to western side of the island that is the location of Ho Ba Ham (Three Tunnel Lake), a deep grotto with three inland lakes. The grotto is inaccessible except in low tides and by kayak only. There are beautiful beaches around where we may stop for swimming.
Optional paddling around the island before transfer back to mother boat for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast on the junk after enjoying Tai Chi on the sundeck while our cruise is navigating through amazing rock formations to get back Halong City.
Have your last lunch onboard then check out. Our driver is await you at the dock, ready for a transfer back to Hanoi center. Services end upon your hotel arrival.