Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Halong Bay 5d/4n

Opt : 5days/4nights - group or private tour

Trip code: GHH4D

This Hanoi trip focuses on presenting some of the most favorite destinations in a limited time. Hanoi and Halong are always in the list of must-visit-place for any trip to Vietnam. By joining “Hanoi – Ninh Binh - Halong 5 days”, you are discovering Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam, Tam coc - is the sacred land where have many beautiful place like wonderland and Halong – the place that was recognized by UNESCO twice in an incredible way. It is worth taking a look back on an ancient Vietnam by visiting the most outstanding historical sites. Additionally, it’s such a memorable trip that you will leave big cities for a peaceful bay with approximately 2000 islands in various shapes.

Day 1: Hanoi – Arrival (-)

You are arrival at our thousand years Capital – Hanoi city. Our driver will welcome you at the airport and then be transferred to our hotel in the center of city.

It’s your leisure time after check-in at the hotel.

Sleep in hotel in Hanoi


Day 2: Hanoi – Ninh Binh (B/ L)

08.00 – 08.30 Pick up from your hotel and start the drive to Ninh Binh province. Drive to Hoa Lu, enjoying the beautiful sceneries of the rural areas on the way.

10.00 Arrive in Hoa Lu, visit the two temples of King Dinh and King Le in the 10th century, finding out the heroic histories of this two Kings in Chinese Wars. After that we go to Tam Coc for lunch (10 kms far from Hoa Lu).

After lunch you will get on bamboo boat rowed by the local people in Hoang Long River to visit Tam Coc (three caves). On the way, you also have chance to see ripe rice on the paddy field if you visit Tam Coc at the end of May to the beginning of June 

15.00 take a fabulous cycling tour on country road around village along quiet country tracks by the river and past acres of paddy fields

15.30 back to the harbor for the bus transfer to Hanoi.

17.30 – 18.30 arrive in your hotel.

Sleep in hotel in Hanoi


Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay (B/ L/ D)

Have breakfast at the hotel and check out the hotel.

08.00 – 08.30 Leave Hanoi to Ha Long Bay where you board a junk for a cruise among the hundreds of islets of this magical World Heritage Site.

Arrive to Ha Long City’s jetty (around noon) and proceed with check-in formalities. You will have an overnight experience at Ha long Bay.

After a welcome onboard, lunch will be served while cruising towards the bay.

In the afternoon, enjoy some sightseeing, on-board activities (depending on each boat’s itinerary) or just spend some time relaxing on the vessel. Getting back to the board, you can watch the sunset meanwhile they serve the fruit and wine party on the sundeck. Have dinner on cruise and free time for the rest of the day. You can join some activities on board like karaoke, watch movie, relaxing at the bar, participating in squid fishing, etc.

Stay overnight on board.


Day 4:  Halong Bay – Hanoi  (B/ L)

06.30 For the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Tai chi helps focus the mind and condition the body, joining Tai Chi session to full charge your energy for the day.

07.00 – 08.00 Local breakfast is served

Continue exploring the wild beauty of Halong Bay. On this day you will be transferred and visit a wonderful cave in Halong Bay and join a cooking class to learn how to make Vietnamese spring roll.

10:30 Checkout, have brunch while cruising back to the harbor. Back on shore you will then transfer back to Hanoi. 

16.00 - 16.30 Arrive back in our hotel in Ha Noi.

Sleep in hotel in Hanoi


Day 5: Hanoi - Departure (B)

Have breakfast at hotel

Your leisure for walking & shopping

Check out before lunch time and take a private transfer Noi Bai Airport for flight back home or next destination. End of service!

Type of tour Group 2 - 5 people
(per person in US $)
Group 6 - 10 people
(per person in US $)
Superior Tour 289 USD 279 USD
Deluxe Tour 339 USD 309 USD
Luxury Tour 459 USD 439 USD

Peak season surcharge:

+ 25% per person on Christmas Eve (24th Dec), New Year Eve (31st Dec) and Lunar New Year 


Children Policy:

  • Children under 4 years old will be free of charge (maximum is 1 child per room, sharing room with parent)
  • Children from 4 to under 11 years old sharing room with parent will be charged 75% the adult tour price (maximum is 1child per room)
  • From 11 years old and above will be charged as adult (100% tour price)
  • Baby Cot is free of charge and according to availability



Superior Tour:  Save more, travel more

  • The tour based on 2 -3 star accommodation
  • Excellent value, amazing prices, quality experiences.
  • All the tours/services are group tour
  • Accommodation detail:

   -  Cruises: Aclass Legend Cruise 

   -  Hotel in Hanoi: Nostalgia Hotel/ Era Hanoi Hotel


Deluxe Tour: The most popular to be wanted by traveller   

  • The tour based on 3 - 4 star accommodation
  • Most of tours/services are group tour
  • Some special destination might be visit by a private/independent tour.
  • Accommodation detail:

  -   Cruises: Stellar Cruise, Viola CruisePelican Cruise

  -  Hotel in Hanoi: Tirant Hotel, Rex Hanoi Hotel


Luxury: The most comfortable for your trip   

  • The tour based on 4 - 5 star accommodation
  • Most of tours/services are private tour
  • Transfer by private car/Luxury minivan
  • Accommodation detail:

  -   Cruises: Genesis Regal Cruise,  Huong Hai Sealife Cruise

  -   Hotel in Hanoi: Hilton Hanoi Opera, Melia Hotel Hanoi


Things to Bring & To Know:

  • Passport with valid visa.
  • Some cash in Vietnamese Dong/ USD for personal expenses.
  • Sun block or insect repellent, sport shoes, swimming suites.  Bring something warm to wear (from Dec till Mar).
  • Please be ready on time for our pick up service.
  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions. Other excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  • Cruise itinerary might be changed depend on cruise that you choose it. Our staff will send the detail after agreement.
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood.... Guests should advise any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers.
Book this tour
  • Private airport pick up and transfer
  • Mentioned accommodations:

           -  3 nights in hotel in Hanoi

           -  1 night on cruise with Air Conditioner                  

  • Meals mentioned (B/ L/ D = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • All activities outlined above, including cycling, bamboo boat, swimming (if weather permit), kayaking, cooking and night squid fishing
  • Transfer and transport as per itinerary.
  • English speaking guide
  • All entrance fees
Exclude:   Beverages, Tips, Other personal expenses, All other services not clearly mentioned above, ect.