Around 08.00 Am in the morning, our private car and tour guide will pick your up at your hotel (in Old Quarter Hanoi) and transfer you to Ha Long Bay on a 3.5 hour ride. We will stop at half way for a short break and reach Ha Long harbor at noon.
11.00 Arrive at Tuan Chau Island and the main passenger ticketing terminal at the Marina. Transfer from your road shuttle to your Day Cruise Boat “Min”. Welcome onboard with welcome drink, commence the safety briefing & Meet your crew for the day.
Cruise due south with Cat Ba Island on your starboard side and Ha Long Bay – port side. Enjoy the lazy pace of these tranquil, peaceful and calm waters.
12.00 Arrive at Dao Tung Lam Bay, drop anchor and relax for 45 minutes while lunch is served.
12:45 Weigh anchor and continue cruising further into the bay area circumnavigating Tung Lam Island and during this leg of your cruise you will pass by several icons of Ha Long Bay such as Thumb Island, Cock Fighting Island, Incense Island which can be seen on the 200,000 dong note, Ba Hang Floating village and finally Dog Island.
14.00 Arrive at Thien Cung Cave - “Paradise Cave” and take a guided walk through this intimate and colourful cave
14.45 Weigh anchor again and cruise on the final leg of your day cruise itinerary back to Tuan Chau Marina.
3.30 Arrive back at Tuan Chau Marina and disembark for transfer to the L’Azalee Cruises Reception Lounge or your waiting shuttle connections for return to Ha Noi. Arrive Hanoi around 7.00 PM.