If you don’t have enough time or finance, this Halong Bay Budget day trip is a smart choice !

Halong Bay (Vịnh Hạ Long, literally: “descending dragon bay”) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and a popular travel destination, located in Quang Ninh province, Vietnam. Halong Bay has an area of around 1,553 km2, including 1,960–2,000 islets, most of which are limestone. Visitors have constantly marveled at Halong Bay natural beauty. The tiny islands are dotted with innumerable beaches and caves created by the wind and the waves that make an excellent backdrop for swimming or just lazing about on the boat deck.

With this Halong Bay Budget day trip, you will spend around 4 hours in Halong Bay on our traditionnal wooden boat. Enjoy your cruise in one of the most beautiful place in Vietnam. Halong Bay is the best place for nature lovers.

Many activities will be provided on board. You will visit a beautiful cave in Halong Bay.




DEPARTURE TIMEPlease stay at hotel’s lobby around 8-8:30 Am
RETURN TIMEApproximately 8:30 PM.
WEARComfortable clothing, hat, umbrella.
INCLUDEDEnglish speaking guide

Set menu lunch

Full transfers by shuttle bus (with A/C, purified bottled water, wet tissue)

Entrance fee

Personal expense

Kayaking, 3 USD/pax

7:45 – 8:30 Our tour guide will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel in the Old Quarter to start Halong Bay one day tour.

After 3-3.5 hours of drivingand a short break on the half way, you will get to the Tuan Chau harbour.

12:00 – 12:30 You will be welcomed on our daily cruise, the highlight of Halong Bay trip. Lunch will be prepared and served to you on board by the crew. While having lunch, the captain will drive the cruise around the most beautiful islets among thousands of limestone islands such as Dog islet, Incense Burner Islet, Fighting Cock Islet etc.

One stop of the 4-hour cruise is Dong Thien Cung (Heavenly Palace Cave), located on a remote island in the bay. As the name suggests, the cave is adorned with fantastic stalactites and stalagmites as well as colored lights, which transforms the scene into a fairytale palace.

Another activity of Halong Bay 1 day tour you could expect during the cruise is the stop at Ba Hang village, where you could either join the bamboo boat ride or kayaking for 40 minutes to feel the Bay closer.

16:00 Return to the harbor around and we will stop for one break in the middle of the way so you have a chance to go to the restroom or have a drink.

20:00 – 20:30 Arrive in Hanoi city center, and you will be dropped off at your hotel. Finish the unforgettable Halong Bay full day Trip.

Halong bay budget one day trip