Historical Hanoi and Scenic Halong Bay 4 Days

Spend your short time to visit the North of Vietnam by 2 nights in Hanoi and overnight cruise on Halong Bay. It is an ideal travel plan for anyone who comes to Indochina and looking for a leisure trip of the historical capital of Vietnam – Hanoi, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site – Halong Bay.
Before or at the end of this North Vietnam tour, you can connect with your next destination in other part of Vietnam or Indochina Tour (Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar or Burma) easily.
Contact us and customize your trip for your own satisfaction.

Type of trip: Private tour – Luxury Vietnam Tour
Trip Duration:
4 days 3 nights
Start city:
End city:
Halong Bay
Hanoi – Halong Bay
Daily, upon your request.
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Day 1: Welcome to Hanoi (Meals: Welcome Dinner)
Upon arrival at Noi Bai International Airport, our guide and driver will welcome you at the entrance gate and get transfer to Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel in the heart of Hanoi. Check in your room with a very warmly welcome by the hotel’s manager and staffs and have your relaxed time in the glorious room of this Legendary hotel in Southeast Asia.
In the evening, enjoy your welcome dinner in the finest restaurant in the Old Quarter which is highly recommended by Vietnam Tours Expert. Then have your own time to explore the night life of Hanoi.
Overnight in Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi.

Day 2: Hanoi city Sightseeing (Meals: Breakfast)
Take a full- day Hanoi City Tour – Vietnam’s artistic and intellectual capital. We will visit Hanoi’ s main cultural attractions, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, his House on Stilts, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Ethnology Museum and the Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple.
We will also exploring the fascinating Hanoi Old Quarter and it’s hundreds of specialty shops selling silk clothing, lacquer ware, embroidered linens, furniture, bamboo, cooking utensils, ceremonial objects and more. Enjoy people-watching at one of many stylish cafes or shop for impressive modern art in some of the city’s many galleries.  It’s also a great place to discover on foot with numerous photo opportunities.
At the end of Hanoi city tour, you can enjoy the famous traditional water puppet show in Thang Long Theatre where you will have a chance to experience an overview of daily life in Vietnam’s rural areas in dramatic form.
Overnight in Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi.

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast, start a drive to Halong Bay – designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and boasting scenery made famous by the French film “Indochine”. Wondrous Halong Bay is truly one of Vietnam’s most amazing scenic sights.
Upon reaching the dock, you will be welcomed on board and set sail through Bai Tu Long Bay while seafood lunch is served. Rest your eyes on the azure waters of this magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons’ teeth, passing picturesque area around Mat Quy islet, Am islet. Mid-afternoon, get to Cua Van fishing village and enjoy a pleasant bamboo boat row to through the village with a museum and a school among floating homes. Visit Tien Ong cave then back on board to enjoy sunset cocktails and canapé. Dinner is served on in the cave.
Overnight on Jasmine Cruise.

Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Departure (Meals: Brunch)
Start the day early to enjoy a Tai Chi class on top deck with an opportunity to admit the magnificent scenery of sunrise over the sea. After that, you can choose to go to Soi Sim beach for swimming or join your chef for cooking demonstration to learn more about Vietnamese cuisine art. On the way back, take deep cruise into Bai Tu Long Bay, passing Pearl Farm, Phao Dai islet, Tam Cung cave, Hon Xep islet, Dau Moi temple, opportunity to cruise through famous L’Indochine movie site (subject to tide condition).
Enjoy buffet brunch on board before arrival to the dock.
Transfer back to Noi Bai Airport for your on-ward flight to the next destination or flight back home.


Trip cost depends on your group size, travel period and your specific tour needs. Please send us an enquiry for availability and the most updated price. Our travel consultants will contact you shortly for the right price!

Tour cost included:

  • Private transport by good quality van with A/C, all transfer in/out
  • A private cabin in Jasmine Cruise for the itinerary of “The Dragon Passage – 2 days 1 night”
  • Local English speaking guide throughout the trip
  • Meals as mentioned in the tour programme, admission fees to tour sites
  • Accommodation in Double or Twin room with daily breakfast in Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day, Government tax, service charge.

Tour cost excluded:

  • International & Domestic airfare and other not mention up above.
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
  • Travel insurance, Vietnam Entry Visa fee
  • Banking transfer fee/Bank commission charge
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels