Boring and uninformative - don’t waste your time or money on this tour. There are betting things to do
You’ll depart from Hanoi in an air-conditioned minivan destined for Halong Bay. Stop at Hong Ngoc Humanity Centre to browse artisan souvenirs before arriving in Halong City, where you’ll board a traditional Chinese junk boat for a cruise around the UNESCO-listed site of Halong Bay.
Listen to local folklore and legend, as you set eyes on some of the 2,000 limestone islands. Disembark at a traditional fishing village to learn about local culture and then feast on a seafood buffet featuring freshly caught fish. Your tour concludes back in Hanoi.
I was traveling on my own, but there were 6 of us on this tour which was a lovely size. First of all, it is a long drive to Halong Bay but our guide Cuong (I hope I spelled that right!) kept us entertained and...More
I was very cautious choosing a day trip to Halong Bay as I had read many warnings of terrible tours operating out of Hanoi. We ended up choosing Urban Adventures due to the positive online reviews and easy online booking system. We were not disappointed...More
Small group lead by Cuong who has excellent sense of humour and knowledge. Steady journey there and back, plenty of sights and interesting stops. Delicious lunch on boat, no crowds and thoroughly enjoyed the stunning scenery on the bay and in the cave. Highly recommend.