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In Depth Explore Cat Ba Island 5 Days

Hanoi – Halong Bay – Cat Ba Island

Explore Halong Bay and Cat Ba Island with a 5-day itinerary, including a boat cruise in the World Heritage area plus an overnight stay in Cat Ba town.

  • See the magnificent Halong Bay with an overnight experience on board
  • Visit Cat Ba national park – a world UNESCO heritage site in the North
  • See the real local life of Viet Hai fishing village in the midst of jungles


Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

You are welcomed by our driver at Noi Bai airport, transfer to hotel and check in. The rest of the day is on your own leisure to explore the Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi

Tour guide: None
Meals: None

Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay

Breakfast in hotel. At around 07.45 am, we are ready to be picked up to Halong Bay. On arrival, you are welcomed on boat and have set lunch while cruising in the bay. Depends on which cruise you choose, the detailed itinerary will basically include a visit to Sung Sot grotto, kayaking (extra option at most of the boat, some boat has kayaking included), swimming in crystal water and enjoy the landscape or relaxing at the sundeck. Dinner and overnight on the cruise.

Tour guide: English speaking guide
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Halong – Got Port – Cat Ba Island

Wake up on the bay to the sounds of waves, fresh air and breeze welcoming the new day. After breakfast, visit a beautiful limestone grotto then walk back to the boat for a final glimpse of Halong Bay while cruising back to the dock. The boat arrives at the harbor by 11.30am and your driver and tour-guide are waiting to take you to Got Port for a ferry to Cat Ba Island. At 13:00, we get on ferry and head to Cat Ba Island. After 30-40 mins by ferry, you will reach the Island. The rest of day is your free leisure day. Overnight in Cat Ba Island.

Tour guide: English speaking guide
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4: Cat Ba Island – Cat Ba National Park – Viet Hai Village

After your breakfast at your hotel, at 8:00 am our private driver and the tour guide will pick up you from your hotel to the National Park.
10km for 4 hours trekking through the mountain and rainforests and valleys to Frog Pond you have a chance to see native cats, squirrels, spotted dear, snakes, thousands of butterflies, and if you’re lucky, a Cat Ba Langur. The highlight of this trek is the view from hilltop and diversity of different kinds of insect on the way. Viet Hai Fishing Village is the last point of this trekking route. It is very authentic and also a local isolated village from the rest of the island known as home of local fisher men. You will have chance to have lunch at local family (basic dishes and prepared by local fisher men)
After that, at around 14:30, we will have an easy cycling around the village on a jungle road (7km) to see local life.
At around 16:30, we get on private car and back to your hotel in Cat Ba Town.
Overnight in Cat Ba Island

Tour guide: English speaking guide
Meals: Breakfast

Day 5: Cat Ba Island – Got Ferry – Hanoi

After breakfast, you will be free till 12:00pm. Then, you will check-out and get on car to back to Hanoi. After 30mins on ferry and 02 driving hours, you will arrive at your hotel in Hanoi at around 15:00. End of our services.

Tour guide: None
Meals: Breakfast

Trip Inclusive:

  • All private transfer and transportation
  • Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast
  • Experienced local English speaking guide
  • Private cabin on a cruise in Halong
  • Ferry to Cat Ba Island from Got Port and return
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary
  • All sightseeing tickets
  • Water and tissues on coach
  • Services charges and government tax
  • Private tour-guide for whole trip expect for leisure time
  • Bike and Kayak fees
  • Welcome drinks at each accommodation
  • Highway fee from Got Port to Hanoi

Trip Exclusive:

  • International flights & departures taxes
  • Beverage
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
  • Others are not mentioned above


  • Check in time: 02.00pm – Check out time: 12.00pm



Category Price valid from Jan 1st – Dec 31st , 2019 (per person in US dollar)
2 people 3 – 4 people 5 – 6 people 7 – 8 people Single Supplement
Superior $674 $565 $492 $451 $278
Deluxe $754 $645 $571 $530 $354
Luxury $904 $795 $723 $681 $498




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