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From Hanoi to Lan Ha Bay: 2-Day Jungle Hiking & Night Kayak

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Join us on a 2-day journey from Hanoi to Lan Ha Bay! Explore lush jungles, trek to stunning viewpoints, kayak through enchanting caves, and experience the magic of bioluminescent plankton


  • Discover Bioluminescent Magic by Night Kayaking
  • Trek to Navi Peak's Panorama
  • Immerse in Local Culture, experience the charm of Viet Hai village


Day 1: Hanoi - Lan Ha Bay - Navi Peak - Plankton Bioluminescent Night Kayak (Lunch, Dinner) 07h30: Picking up from the hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter area (If you book the bus with us) and departing for Cat Ba island. On the way, we will make some stops for a short break. Transferred by a ferry from Hai Phong city to Cat Ba island and keep going to the Ben Beo Pier 11h30 : We will arrive at Ben Beo pier in Cat Ba island. The pier for fishman and tourist boats to visit the Lan Ha Bay, just 2km from the town. 12h-12h30 : We will pick you up at Ben Beo harbor and transfer by fast canoe to our lovely homestay in Viet Hai village. The Village is on Cat Ba island, around 10 kilometers away from Cat Ba town. its position in the midst of Cat Ba’s jungle, meaning that it’s surrounded by lush forests, mountains and picturesque scenery. Afternoon : Following our tour guide you will do trekking and hiking in Navi Peak to see the overview of Cat Ba national park.If we have time we can climb to the top of the mountain for a panoramic view of Lan Ha bay, Halong bay and Cat Ba national park. 6:30 PM: Enjoy local dinner at our restaurant. After that, Our tour guide will take you on a night-time kayak on Lan Ha Bay to see Bioluminescent plankton sparkling and the local village activities at night. Overnight at Viet Hai Village! Day 2 : Discover Lan Ha Bay full day by boat ( B,L) 7h30AM : Enjoy the breakfast at our restaurant 8:30 Our golf car will pick you up from Viet Hai village to Viet Hai harbor, welcome aboard. Boarding the Boat to Lan Ha bay, At first the boat was sailing around Lan Ha Bay. The bay itself is spectacular, with towers of limestone rocks rising from the sea, passing by Cai Beo Fishing Village which is the most traditional fishing village in the north of Vietnam. It is also one of the biggest floating villages in Cat Ba and continues sailing to thousands of karst towers with many unique shapes (chopsticks and seals). 10:30 Discover lagoon natural area belonging to Lan Ha bay by Kayaking through Dark and Bright Caves, tunnels, and archways. This is the conservation area and if you are lucky you will see Cat Ba langurs (Golden headed monkey) 12:30 Boat drops the anchor at Ong Cam islet for sumptuous traditional Enjoy Vietnamese local food and vegetarian lunch, while cruising in the magnificent Halong Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. 13:30 Afterwards, the boat continues to sail off Southern Ha Long bay, passing by Dau Be Island, Vung Vieng fishing village, Le Virgin arch and The Kite arch. 14: 30 Kayaking, Swim and Relax at Ba Trai Dao Beach which is very natural, remote, quiet and less-touristy, discover the temple beach, more lagoons and arches by kayak 15:30 Enjoy the magical sunset as the boat travels back to the harbor 16:00 The bus will pick you up to go back Hanoi 19:30 Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter


Pick up from your hotel in Cat Ba town Entrance tickets English speaking tour guide All meals on the trip (1-breakfast, 2-lunch, 1-dinner) Kayaking Swimming Floating village Private room jungle bungalow (2-4 people/room) Plankton Bioluminescent night kayak

Important Information

  • Physical Fitness: This adventure tour involves trekking, kayaking, and exploring the outdoors. While it doesn't require an athlete's level of fitness, you should have a moderate level of physical fitness and be comfortable with walking and hiking. Weather Conditions: The tour operates in various weather conditions, including rain or shine. Lan Ha Bay's climate can be unpredictable, so we recommend that you come prepared with suitable clothing for different weather scenarios. We advise bringing rain gear and warm layers, especially if you're traveling during the cooler months. Outdoor Essentials: As you'll be engaging in outdoor activities, consider bringing essential items such as sunscreen, sunglasses, a wide-brimmed hat, and insect repellent. These items will ensure you're protected from the elements and insects while enjoying your adventure.

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