Depart to Halong Bay at 7.30am on time from the pick-up point located at Finest Tea Lounge restaurant, Office Hall, Hanoi Towers, 49 Hai Ba Trung Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi. At 10:30 AM, check-in at Paradise Lounge before being transferred to Paradise Explorer by electric car. At 10:45 AM, board Paradise Explorer and enjoy some light refreshments while the boat is heading towards some incredible landscapes in the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site.
From 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, savor your lunch on-board while the boat is heading to Halong Bay, passing the famous Fighting Cocks Islet, Thien Cung, and Dau Go caves.
Between 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM, your first excursion is the magnificent Sung Sot Cave where you will be surprised by the breathtaking panoramic view across the Bay once you exit the cave. This is the largest cave in Halong Bay, and the stalactites and stalagmites formed over millions of years have taken on fascinating shapes.
From 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM, don’t miss the fun at Luon Cave – one of the best places for kayaking*. If you just wish to enjoy the view, a bamboo boat will bring you inside.
Between 3:30 PM – 4:15 PM, your next stop is Soi Sim island where you can hike to the top for stunning panoramic views of the Bay or enjoy a refreshing swim in Halong Bay’s emerald waters.
Between 4:20 PM and 5:20 PM, treat yourself to 30 to 60-minutes of foot reflexology with the therapists from Le Parfum Spa* or savor a drink* on board while the boat is making its way back to Tuan Chau Marina.
At 5:30 PM, return to Hanoi from the harbor.