ST-KA 01: HA LONG -CATBA HIKING & KAYAKING
(3 days / 2 nights) Daily departure
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Day 1: Hanoi -Halong ( L,D)
8h00 Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi for Ha Long. Come to Ha Long Bay wharf around 12: 00, check -in registration, Board HaiAu junk. Have lunch on board with welcome drink.
The cruise will take you by exotic islets with shapes of Dog, Incense Urn, Sail, Fighting Cocks, which are naturally formed by process of erosion between the see water and lime stone mountains. Arrive Surprise Cave and explore the by bay kayak, paddle to Luon cave, this cave is a natural tunnel thrusts through a mountain's foot and leads to an exotic lagoon surrounded by mountains covered by dense junle. Seafood dinner . Overnight on boat inside a wonderfully tranquil atmosphere in Luon cave area.
Day 2: Visit Halong Bay - Catba island ( B,L,D)
7h00 : Have breakfast.
7h30 : Free at leisure or swimming.
8h00 : Stop at Catba island. Transfer to Hotel .
9h00 : Transfer by minibus to visit Catba national Park. Short trek to the to KimGiao forest and top of mountain.
12h30 : rerturn to Catba town and lunch at the restaurant.
14: 00 Free leisure for swimming at the Catco beach .
18:00 Have dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Catba - Haiphong - Hanoi ( B,L )
7h00 : Have breakfast.
7h30 : Free time at the beach.
11h00 : have lunch at the restaurant.
13h30 : transfer to Haiphong by hydrofoil to Binh wharf. Pick up and transfer to Hanoi.
17h00 arrive Hanoi. End the trip.
Rate in USD per person - valid 30 April 2015
- Number of Persons -
Hotels offering in this trip
Hung Long hotel
Cat Ba Sunrise
- Accommodation .
- Sharing boat to Catba island.
- Private car to Halong bay.
- English speaking guide specialized in Kayak.
- Kayaks the journey.
- Meals as specified.
- Dry bags for keeping valuables.
- Boat ticket Catba - Haiphong.
- Personal expenses.
- Camera and films.
- Other meals and drinks.
- Emergency Evacuation.
- Other services not mentioned above.
THINGS TO BRING:
- Hat; flashlight (explore caves); sun block; gloves; sandals or plastic shoes; tee-shirt & shorts; medical kit; mattress (if camping); camera with plenty of film.
Where Trip starts and ends in Hanoi; When All year round. Grade Moderate to Strenous. Accommodation Tourist-class hotels(Standard), Transport Private car or bus, boat, public ferry.. Meals As indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner);
Vietnam Open Tour