Itinerary Details Day 2: Lan Ha Bay Discovery
7:30: Pick up at your hotel around Cat Ba Town. Transfer by bus to Beo Dock
8:00: Check in on the boat, enjoy welcome drink. Start cruising through Cai Beo fishing village- the largest and the most traditional fishing village in the North of Vietnam, passing Monkey Island (We do not stop at Monkey Island). Then the boat reaches the heart of Lan Ha Bay with thousands of unique shaped karst towels and emerald water.
9.30: Stop at Di San Floating House to visit family fish farm to see the local’s life, take photo of the huge "Happy fish" Afterward, the boat passing to the magnificent landscapes before parking at Dau Be Island. Then, discovering the bay on your own way with double-sharing kayak at Ba Ham Lake, you will explore the beauty of the nature in hidden lagoon with lots of stalactites hang down from the ceiling cave creates strange shapes and sizes. This option depends on the tide level of the bay (just in case the tide is too high we will do the following option: cruising through Cua Van Floating Village, passing Rang Dua Island, Frog Island… Then go kayaking through Dark Cave, Bright Cave.
12.30: Lunch with seafood and traditional Vietnamese food will be served while the boat keeps cruising. After lunch, our captain will choose the best area to anchor. You will have time to relax then take part in interesting activities: jumping from the top of the boat or swimming in Ba Trai Dao Beach. At around 14.30 we start cruising back to the harbor.
In between 15.30-16.00 we will drop you off at your accommodation. If you would like to go back Hanoi the same day, we can arrange for you.
Transportation: Transfers and cruise
Guide: English speaking tour guide