Halong – Lan Ha Bay Full Day With Serenity Cruises

Full Itinerary

7:00 – 7:30: Pick-up at Hanoi to travel to Halong

Serenity Cruises provide free pick-up service at your hotels in the Old Quarter.

Then our bus will take you to go over Chuong Duong Bridge to enter the 5B highway. It takes only 2.5 hours for traveling excluding 15-minute break at the stopover.

10:15: Check-in at Serenity Cruises

You will complete check-in at slot 26 – Tuan Chau Harbor before boarding Serenity Cruises.

While Serenity Cruises sails into Halong Bay, the guests will have the chance to enjoy Halong Bay’s majestic beauty with our welcoming drink.

11:00: Drop anchor at Gia Luan port to visit Hoa Cuong Cave

Sailing past limestone karsts covered in lush green foliage, Serenity Cruises bring you to Gia Luan Port. We will drop anchor and go explore Hoa Cuong Cave.

On the ceiling of the cave, there are many stalactites with the shapes as the great sculptures of nature. It is also in this cave where archeologist found the traces of ancient primates from thousands of years ago.

12:00: Come back to Serenity Cruises and savor Deluxe Lunch on cruise

Fabulous lunch will be served on board while you are surrounded by the secluded Lan Ha Bay dotted with beautiful limestone karsts.

13:15: Go kayaking in Bright Dark Cave or Frog Pond area

Kayaking is probably a familiar activity to foreigners but a lot of Vietnamese people are not accustomed to it.

It is actually a kind of sport that helps us build better muscles when still enjoy the comfort brought by natural and peaceful surrounding.

14:00: Go swimming and jumping at Duck Rock (Hòn Con Vịt)

Duck Rock (Hòn Con Vịt) in Hoa Cuong fishing village is more well-known thanks to travelers who actually set foot to this land.

The image of an adorable duck on the water where you go swimming or jumping from the cruise will be a nice experience to remember.

15:30: Travel back to Tuan Chau harbor.

16:45: Get on the bus to go back to Hanoi.

19:00: Finish your journey and say farewell.

Vietnam Amazing Travel


Two-way transportation with the modern bus on the shortest route (Highway 5B)

6 hours doing the tour on the cruise

Lunch on board, afternoon tea, coffee, fruits, welcoming drink

Entrance tickets to sightseeing spots

Kayaking, swimming

Hoa Cuong Cave visit

Vietnamese/English speaking tour guide accompanying you from start to finish

Bottle of water


Personal expenses, tip for staffs, drinks at the bar

10% VAT for VAT bills