Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Island 1 Night On Boat & 1 Night 3-Star Hotel

Maya Cruise

What To Expect

This three-day tour gives you an excellent chance to explore not only Ha Long Bay, one of New Seven Natural Wonders of the world, but also other spectacular islands nearby. If you are a fan for sport, there are numerous activities you can take part in such as swimming, kayaking, climbing, etc. If you love Vietnamese food and are hungry for our recipes, you can join our cooking class on the cruise. We know for sure that you will not regret to pick this perfect tour.



  • Ha Long Bay, one of New Seven Wonder of the World
  • Breathtaking sunset and sunrise views of Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Island
  • Cooking Vietnamese specialties, kayaking, swimming and climbing
  • Ti Top Island, Monkey Island and Lan Ha Bay
  • Visit of a traditional fishing village in Cat Ba Island


Day 1:  Ha Noi - Ha Long - Sung Sot Cave - Kayaking - Cooking class (Lunch, Dinner)
Get picked up at your hotel in Hanoi and leave for Ha Long Bay. After 20-minute break on the way, arrive to Ha Long Tourism harbor at 12.00 PM and be transferred by tender to Ha Long Bay Cruise. Have some welcome drinks while cruising around the scenic natural surroundings. For lunch time, Deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu will be served on the boat before visiting “Sung Sot” Cave (Surprising Cave) in the afternoon. Take chance to go kayaking and swimming or relax on the sun deck before participating in a cooking class on the cruise where you are able to learn how to make some Vietnamese dishes. After dinner, let’s make your evening far more enjoyable by taking part in interesting activities such as singing karaoke, squid fishing, relaxing on the sundeck or going sightseeing at night. 

Day 2: Ti Top Island - Viet Hai Village - Kayaking - Monkey island (Breakfast, Luch, Dinner)
Welcome dawn in the early morning with Tai Chi on the sundeck at 6:00 AM. After breakfast, travel to Ti Top Island where you can climb to the top to have a closer look of the bay’s natural rocky garden. Don’t forget to bring your swimming suite if you would like to go for a swim in crystal-clear water and relax at Ti Top beach. By 9:30 AM, travel by boat to Cat Ba Island, and then ride to Viet Hai fishing village in the valley of the heart of Cat Ba National Park before coming back to cruise and have lunch at 12:00 PM. In the afternoon, go kayaking or swimming to explore Lan Ha Bay in which Monkey Island is also a must-see stop. Leaving this island, check in and have dinner in Cat Ba hotel at 7:00 PM. In the evening, explore Cat Ba Island at night on your own by cycling and enjoy a cool breeze blowing around.

Day 3:  Cat Ba - Ha Long Bay - Ha Noi (Breakfast, Lunch)
Wake up early in the morning to witness the dawn in Cat Ba town before breakfast served at 7.30. Return to the cruise and continue visiting the remainder of Ha Long Bay before getting back to Ha Long Harbor and have lunch in the restaurant or on the cruise. Leave Ha Long at around 1 PM and come back to Hanoi approximately at 4:30 PM.


  • Duration :3 days 2 nights
  • Departure – meeting point : Hotel picked up (In Hanoi Old Quater) 
  • Return point : hotel dropped off (In Hanoi Old Quater)


  • Vehicle (A/C): Ford transit 16 seats or County 29 seats.
  • Tour guide: English speaking guide (enthusiastic, experienced).
  • Entrance fees: During tour
  • Welcome drink
  • All meals as mentioned (standard and hygienic meal).
  • Insurance on board
  • Room on the Cruise (Golden Lotus Cruise, Golden Lotus Junk, Elizabeth Sails or Elizabeth Cruise) with air-conditioner, hot water, private bathroom, shower
  • Hotel in the Catba
  • Kayaking


  • Optional requested services: such as massages, beauty services, music performances, diving, etc. Barbeques and other specific wishes can be made on prior request only
  • Drinks, tips and personal expenses
  • Beverages
  • All service non-clearly mentioned in the inclusions list

Please Note

  • Surcharge US $25/pax (1 night at 3-star hotel) & US $30/pax (1 night at deluxe cruise) for single room
  • If you stay in a hotel outside of the Old Quater, you will be charged 8$ per group.