3 Days 2 Nights Halong bay & Culture Combining
DEPARTS 8:00 AM TO 8:30 AM - ARRIVES 11:00 AM
PORT OF CALL: HANOI - DOAN XA VILLAGE
HANOI – DOAN XA VILLAGE (Paddy Home)
8.00 - 8.30: Our shutter bus will pick you up at your hotel; afterwards heading to country side where will be host by local family and discover culture by easy cycling and rural eco such as replanting rice, scooping water for irrigation, catching fish in the afternoon.
11.00: Arrival to the village of Doan Xa, check in the room, take a rest and fresh up before lunch. Spend the afternoon time for an exciting biking through lush rice fields and villages where we are going to learn and actually hand on rice cultivation with Vietnamese in friendly local environment. Back to the village and relax by the pond for fishing, reading book or take strolling around village learn more about local daily life.
19.30: Start having dinners
20.00: Having tea and talking to the house owner to learn about Vietnam War and life of Vietnamese people under subsidies economic and farm cooperative time
Overnight in Vietnam Eco Adventure's accommodation
More interesting option such as The Ox and The Fish, Green Belt Experience, Reel and Wheel, Cycle Me Gree please contact us for more detail information
DEPARTS 10:30 DEPARTURE FROM VILLAGE - ARRIVES 12:00 ARRIVAL HALONG TOURIST WHARF
PORT OF CALL: DOAN XA VILLAGE - HON GAI PORT
DOAN XA VILLAGE- HALONG BAY (B/L/D)
Highly recommended to getup early for a strolling around the village then return to our host for having breakfast at 07:30 Check out at 8:30 while you are waiting the shuttle bus pass by, your tour guide will take you to visit quiet little markets in town for studying about local people, leave the market we continue to see the last place where you have chance to get to know a about how pottery and ceramic are being made.
10: 30 you are boarding on the Shuttle bus for keeping travel to Halong
12.30: Arrive at Swan office, transferred by tender to Swan Cruise.
12.45: Enjoy welcome drink, be briefing about safety on boat and activities included then check in cabin.
13.30: Delicious Vietnamese set menu while leisurely cruising to the core of Halong Bay.
15.00: Arrive to kayaking area – that is Cap La Island. Enjoy kayaking through the karst and breathtaking nature, swimming and relaxing.
17.30: Get back to the boat and enjoys Sunset party while our cruise sailing to the overnight anchorage.
19.00: Sumptuous set-dinner onboard.
20.30: Free time for joining Games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing.
Overnight on board of Swan Cruise.
DEPARTS 12:00 O'CLOCK AT HON GAI PORT - ARRIVES 4:00 PM DROP AT YOUR HOTELS
PORT OF CALL: HALONG BAY - HANOI
TRA SAN – THIEN CANH SON CAVE – HON GAI HARBOR
06.30: Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck.
07.00: Breakfast will be served in Western style and furthermore with Vietnamese traditional food – ‘PHO’
08.00: Explore the Thien Canh Son. guide will explain the history of Ha Long Bay and this Cave, made by Mother Nature
09.30: Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing.
Please remove all of your belongings from your cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (staff will transfer directly to the pier).
10.30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat.
11.00: Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier
12.30: Farewell Halong Bay then returns to Hanoi
17.00: End of service.
Attention: The itinerary is subject to change due to the weather, tide level and operating conditions without prior notice.
Included in this Cruise
Local speaking English tour guide on boat.
Entrance and sightseeing fees
Deluxe boutique cruise through Halong bay
All meal on board (2 lunches, 1 dinners, 1 breakfast)
1 Sunset party
Welcome drink, cold handkerchief
2 bottles of mineral water in cabin
Daily fresh fruit in cabin
Service charge, Insurance on board
Round trip shuttle bus from Hanoi
Hotel pick up & drop off
Exlusion in this Cruise
Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses
All other services not clearly mentioned in Inclusions
Addinformation in this Cruise
Child policy: Children under 5 years old are FOC, sharing room with parents.
Children from 5 to 8 years old are charged 50%, sharing room with parents.
Children from 9 to 11 years old are charged 75%, sharing room with parents.
Two children below 12 staying in a separate cabin will be charge 75% of the adult price. Children from 12 years older will be charged the same as adults.