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 the paddy field if you visit Tam Coc in April

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)

07.45 – 08.15 approx: Our guide will meet you at your hotel. The shuttle bus or private car pick up. Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. Get your camera ready to take photos. Comfort break. The time from Hanoi to Halong bay is approximately 3 ½ hours.

12 – 12.30 approx: Arriving Tuan Chau marina. Welcome aboard the cruise.  Refresh with our welcome drink. Meet the captain, crew in the cruise briefing. Check into your cabin. Set sail as lunch is served. Join us for a typical local lunch in the dining room or at the outdoor dining area. Mingling yourself in the stunning views of the Bay and its dramatic limestone islets as we sail through the calm emerald waters heading to Amazing cave

Afternoon: Arrive at Amazing cave (hang Sung Sot), explore the cave and find out how the cave was named Amazing. Reach to the peak point of the cave for a breath taking panoramic view of the bay. Back to the boat, our cruise will take you to a stunning tranquilizing isolated lagoon for swimming or just simply relaxing on the boat with our spa service and mingle in the picturesque seascape. Heading back toward the sleeping area

Early evening: Summit on the sundeck watching the sunset, enjoy our pre-dinner local wine appetizer. It’s ideal time to make acquaintance with new friends, sharing your traveling experience or simply watching the sunset. An authentic Vietnamese menu is served. After dinner, reward yourself with a large selection of cocktails at our bar, or take for you one of our onboard activities: book reading, games, movies, and squid fishing, etc.


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

08.00 Our guide will brief you information and the highlights about this fascinating floating village and its local community. Take your option either exploring the village yourself on kayak or comfortably capture the daily life of the fishermen on bamboo boat rowed by the locals. 

09.00 Check out the cabins, at your leisure while our cruise taking you pass by other beautiful highlights in the bay.

10.00 You will join with our short class of Cooking demonstration, how to make spring rolls before an early lunch is served.

12.00 Return to the shore and disembark from the cruise as our crew say farewell. Transfer to minibus or private and return to Hanoi.

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 $)
Deluxe 359 USD 349 USD
Luxury 499 USD 449 USD

Peak season surcharge:

+ 25% per person on Christmas Eve (24th Dec), New Year Eve (31st Dec) and Lunar New Year (04th to 06th  Feb, 2019)


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)
  • Two children under 11 sharing a full cabin are charged at 75% respectively of full adult tour price
  • Baby Cot is free of charge and according to availability



  • DeluxeThe most popular to be wanted by traveller - Transfer by shuttle bus - Most of tours are joining/group tour.

                    - Cruises: Carina Cruise/ Stellar Cruise/ Viola Cruise/ Paloma Cruise

                    - Hotel in Hanoi: Hanoi Morgans Hotel/La Suite Hanoi Hotel/Le Foyer Hotel


  • Luxury: The most comfortable for your trip - Transfer by private car/Luxury minivan - Most of tours are private tour.

                    - Cruises: Paradise Cruises/ Signature Halong Cruise

                    - Hotel in Hanoi: Silk Path Hotel/ Lapis Hotel/ Tirant Hotel   


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 swimming, kayaking, cooking and night squid fishing
  • Transfer and transport as per itinerary.
  • English speaking guide
  • All entrance fees
Exclude: Beverages, Tip, other personal expenes, All other services not clearly mentioned above, ect.