Lan Ha Bay full-day cruise tour from Hanoi with Serenity Cruise, through 2 Bays with lots of outdoor activities kayaking, swimming, snorkeling, jumping, etc.
Due to the Vietnamese Lunar New Year holiday, we will stop operating the Serenity Premium cruise from February 9 to February 10, 2024.
We will charge a holiday surcharge of $4 for customers picking up in Cat Ba and $6 for customers picking up in Hanoi on February 11 and 12, 2024.
Off The Beaten Track
Find your unique self by exploring the off-the-beaten-track journey and admiring the magnificence of Cat Ba Island – Lan Ha Bay – Halong Bay – a new interprovincial UNESCO heritage site.
You can choose → Lan Ha Bay day tour from Cat Ba Island
|Pick-up & Drop-off Cat Ba Town:
|Pick-up Hai Phong & Drop-off Cat Ba Town:
|Pick-up Hanoi & Drop-off Cat Ba Town:
|Pick-up Cat Ba Town & Drop-off Hanoi:
|Pick-up Hai Phong & Drop-off Hai Phong:
|Pick-up Hai Phong & Drop-off Hanoi:
|Pick-up & Drop-off Hanoi:
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7:00 – 7:30 Get picked up in your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter or our office – No. 106 Tran Nhat Duat, then travel via the 5B expressway to Hai Phong, stopping briefly at V52 in Gia Loc.
In Hai Phong, take the sea-crossing road from Tan Vu to Lach Huyen port, enjoying scenic views of Dinh Vu port.
10:15 – 10:30 Reach “CAT BA PEARL ISLAND“. Drive on a scenic road between the sea and the green mountains of Cat Ba National Park.
11:00 Warmly welcome to SERENITY CRUISES! While enjoying a welcome drink, our tour guide will provide key information about the cruise, itineraries, and other notes.
Our captain steers the cruise slowly, and the poetic scenery of Cai Beo ancient fishing village constantly appears with floating houses lying along the mountainside. You will be surprised at the peaceful beauty of this 7,000-year-old village.
The cruise moves further into the core of the Bay where you can’t help but be amazed by the gift of Mother Nature: a large bay area, the phenomenal emerald water embracing hundreds of rocky islands of various sizes and shapes.
11:30 Savor a delicious lunch (Buffet lunch is served for groups of 40 guests).
The cruise will continue through the East Gate and pass hundreds of unique rocky islands and admire the unique turtle-shaped Hon Rua island.
13:00 After lunch, the cruise sails to Viet Hai Port. Disembark and head to the pier, where you will take an electric car/bicycle to the ancient Viet Hai Village.
Experience a unique fish-foot massage, stroll through well-preserved traditional houses, or engage in conversations with local residents for a truly memorable experience.
14:30 KAYAKING – SWIMMING – BA TRAI DAO BEACH
Our Captain and Tour Guide will choose the best stop for the group to experience interesting activities: Swimming in the middle of the sea, boat jumping, sliding down from the top deck to cool water, and kayaking,….
(We highly recommend that you wear a life jacket when swimming/ kayaking/playing with the water slide…for a safe journey)
15:30 The boat begins its journey back to Beo Pier. It is the perfect time to relax yourself on the top deck with a cup of ordered drink.
16:15 A Small sunset party is served with fresh fruit, biscuits & tea.
16:45 Return to Beo Dock, say ”Goodbye” Lan Ha Bay & Serenity Day Cruise team, and Get on the bus back to Hanoi.
20:30 Arrive at Hanoi Old Quarter, end of an unforgettable journey.
Do kayaking by yourself in calm water through ﬂoating houses, and explore the beauty of limestone caves so close to your eyes, hands, and individual feeling.
If you are eager to explore the majestic Halong Bay by kayaking but still hesitate because of the crowd, Lan Ha Bay day cruise tour is proud to be your best choice.
Cruising with Jade Sails you will see both the magnificent Halong Bay with an “off the beaten track” itinerary for a limited time schedule.
Lan Ha Bay is said to be one of the best places to swim in Vietnam with numerous beaches.
The bay is not only an ideal place for sunbathing with dazzling sunlight, but also a beautiful beach with calm tides, and clean, and green water.
A sunset party which is served on a sun deck of Lan Ha Bay day cruise tour while the boat is sailing to themagnificent Lan Ha Bay will surely be a most different thing you have ever experienced.
Then, just go along with us for an unforgettable Lan Ha Bay Sunset Party on Serenity Cruise.
You can be allowed to jump into the water from the ship/cruise in Lan Ha Bay, while this activity is banned in Ha Long Bay & Bai Tu Long Bay.
You can choose to swim anywhere in Lan Ha (better with local security/instructor) while you can not do that in Bai Tu Long. You can swim in an allowed area in Ha Long Bay only.
Lan Ha Bay is located in the south of Ha Long Bay and east of Cat Ba Island, Lan Ha Bay has an area of over 7,000 hectares with the spectacular beauty of about 400 large and small islands.
Carrying in many interesting shapes, unlike Ha Long Bay, all the islands in Lan Ha Bay are covered with greenery, even if they are only extremely small islands.
Viet Hai village Cat Ba is a small village located far away in Cat Ba National Park, Hai Phong. Viet Hai village is a community ecotourism destination, suitable for travelers who love exploration.
Numerous visitors come here to feel the lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery – air, mountains, trees and the locals.
If you have chance to visit the village, you will experience one of the most unique type of village in the North Vietnam.
Rua Islet. Photo: Bui Hong Thang
It is a small islet situated in Lan Ha Bay with the shape of a swimming turtle. You can see it on the way from Beo port to Viet Hai village.
Slide in the Bay
$61 $48/ Pax