Unique Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay day trip

Halong Bay day tour and Lan Ha Bay day trip with UNIQUE itinerary on new cruises with lots of outdoor activities like kayaking, swimming, snorkeling, etc.

Unique Halong – Lan Ha Bays day tour

Travelling with a peaceful and unhurried cruise, relaxing on the sunlounger on the white sand beach, exploring the lush green island on kayak is an unique way to indulge yourself in luxury and natural beauty.

Lan Ha Bay Cat Ba

Lan Ha Bay Cat Ba


  1. Unique tour design with selective destinations to bring guests to lesser known idyll spots butno less stunning than anywhere in the region
  2. Extended time stay on cruise (considerably longer than typical cruise day-tour)
  3. Explore the dreamy seascape on kayak

Halong – Lan Ha Bay day trip Itinerary

  1. Hotel pick-up in Cat Ba Town and travel to Beo port by bus
  2. Board on cruise, travel through Cai Beo – the biggest ancient floating village in Vietnam, pass Monkey island (no stop at Monkey island since we want to maximize your travel time for less crowded spots and more gorgeous sceneries) to get to the heart of Ha Lan Bay with dramatic scenery
  3. Visit Di san floating house and see the Giant lucky fish, then the cruise glides through the fjords to Dau Be island and drops anchor, allows guests to explore the region by kayak. In case the tide is too high, you will cruise though Cua Van floating village, pass Rang Dua island, Frog island, etc. and go kayak in Dark Cave Bright Cave.
  4. Have lunch with seafood cooked in Vietnamese traditional way while the cruise keeps travelling slowly
  5. Jump from the ship to hit the water or go swimming in Ba Trai Dao beach or just simply enjoy the splendor of the island from a deck chair
  6. Glide back to mainland, which provides passengers a good view of the azure blue sea with craggy peaks dotted with foliage
  7. Drop-off at your hotel
Lan Ha Bay Cruises day Tour

Lan Ha Bay Cruises day Tour

Timetable Halong – Lan Ha Bay day tour

8:00Board on cruise

Visit floating village – national heritage

See giant lucky fish

Go kayaking

12:30Have lunch
Go swimming and relax
14:30Cruise to mainland

​​How to book?

  1. Book online with the booking box on this website. We will confirm your booking immediately
  2. Book in our office at: No. 37B Nguyen Huu Huan, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi.
  3. Call our hotline to book: +84 84 824 4999 (Whatssap is available)
  4. Send your request to: booking@halongserenitycruises.com


29$ 23$/Guest

  •   We booked this trip as my partners 30th birthday. The entire staff were great all the way through our stay. The boat visited parts of the two bays that very few others did and it felt very secluded. The only other boats we saw were...More

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      We had a great time with Gin on Serenity cruises. Absolutely natural, local and beautiful. Delicious food, interesting activities. Thanks for everything

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      I booked a day cruise of Lan Ha Bay through Cat Ba Express. During the cruise we saw both Lan Ha Bay and Ha Long Bay. I had the best tour guide ever - Tay! He provided a lot of interesting informations. Was very nice...More

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  •   Seeing ha long bay was incredible and visiting cat ba village was amazing! Canoeing through the bay and cycling to cat ba were highlights for us. We also had a brilliant, very friendly tour guide Tommy who was constantly smiling, making jokes and made us...More

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      An excellent Halong Bay experience from beginning to return to Central harbor dock. STAFF was experienced and knowledgeable about the historic aspects of our journey through the stone islands...Meals were excellent and sleeping quaters were superbly decorated...

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      Very Nice cruise with great kayaking experience through a cave and other sick stuff. Great rooms! Had a suite with a round bed and a bathtub next to the Windows so er could enjoy that while looking at the amazing scenery. Downside: got kicked out...More

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  •   Very motivated tour guide Gin. Diversified program including kayaking and bicycle riding. Cruise ship with nice rooms, good food and cozy atmosphere. We went to places that were not very much frequented by other boats.

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      The boat was amazing! The rooms were even better! We went kayaking around the bay aswell as biking on an island. Our tour guide Tan, was the best tour guide we have had in Vietnam. He was very helpful, funny, full of energy and available...More

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      Cannot fault the staff at Serenity Cruses. We waited until we were in Hanoi to visit the offices and book. We were apparently the first customers to ever turn up to their main office that they run the online booking from. We were given a...More

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  •   Absolute value for your money. If you want to experience Halong Bay in a unconventional and non-touristic route, this is the way to go. The boat is very new, room accommodations are superb. Each room has a private balcony with a soaking tub overlooking the...More

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      Cannot fault this tour for value for money and the professionalism and dedication of all the staff. Special mention to 'Tay' one of the hosts on the journey , he was brilliant thank you. I totally agree with all the other reviews here on TripAdvisor,...More

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      I wish I could give 6 stars ******. This cruise goes on a different route to all the others and with so many to choose from we were so glad we chose Serenity. The guides were wonderful, entertaining and gave really interesting bite-sized talks throughout...More

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  •   We had a 3d2n tour in Ha Long Bay with Serenity Cruises. We kayaked around the bay and trekked on the Cat Ba island. The experience was unique and the staff was so friendly, helpful and passionate. The boat was only 4 months old and...More

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      What a memorable trip. The best trip in our journey. We got all that we wanted and more! Our guide Tay was fun, knowledgeable, on time and really had everything in order! The cabin was awesome and had a private bathroom, bathtub, and private balcony....More

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      The trip was even better than we were expecting. The boat is new and has a good facility. They kept what they promised. We went to the quiet places and enjoyed being alone at the bay. We would recommend this company with a safe conscience....More

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  •   I cannot speak highly enough of our experience here. First of all the tour was incredible. There was so much included with a cooking class, hearty lunch, swimming, and kayaking. The value for money is incredible. We had so much time to relax but also...More

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      한국에선 그리 알려지지 않은 크루즈라 조금 생소했지만 한 분의 추천으로 다녀오게 되었습니다 첫인상부터 너무 좋았던 건 바로 가이드 gin의 친절함이었습니다. (오랜시간 운전해 준 tonic도 너무 고마워요) 제가 한국인인 걸 알고 한국어를 공부하고 있다며 영어 외 한국어로 다시 설명해 주는 등 너무 친절하고 센스 넘치는 가이드였습니다....More

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      We booked a full day cruise of Lan Ha Bay with Serenity Cruises (through Cat Ba Express) and from start to finish it didn’t disappoint. Our guide Charlie was amazing!!!! - so nice to talk to, really interested in our travels and had a lot...More

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