Cat Ba is known for its rugged limestone mountains, hot & cold springs, moist tropical forests and coral reefs, as well as its deserted beaches and casual island lifestyle. Cat Ba is now much sought after by both domestic and international visitors as a ready alternative to the city madness and bus tour boredom.
DAY 1: HA NOI – HA LONG – CAT BA (L,D)
Pick up at your hotel then depart Ha Noi at 8:00 AM and 3-hour drive by shuttle bus to Ha Long city. Get on Dragon Heart junk, enjoy welcome drink and lunch. Check in your cabin and start approx. 4-hour cruising around the bay to see the amazing karsts with different formation as Lion, Tea Pot, Toad islets.
Stop for walk up the Sung Sot cave – “Amazing cave”. After 1 hour visiting, you are transfer to Gia Luan harbour in the North of Cat Ba island, where APT bus is ready to transfer you to Cat Ba town (30km). Check in Holiday View 3-star hotel.
Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
DAY 2: LONG TREKKING IN CAT BA NATIONAL PARK (B,L,D)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Cat Ba National Park, the World Biosphere Reserve since 2003 reputed for its bio-diversity. Start trekking from the entrance gate through the primitive forest with many floras and faunas in 3 hours. The destination is Viet Hai village on the Eastern part of the National Park. Check in the bingalow in the village. Get aquainted to the locals.
Lunch, dinner and overnight in Whisper of Nature bungalow.
DAY 3: CAT BA – HA LONG – HA NOI (B,L)
After breakfast, cycle to Viet Hai wharf for cruise back to Ha Long City. Arrive in Ha Long City at approx. 12.00. After lunch in a local restaurant, drive back to Ha Noi and arrive in Ha Noi at approx. 17.00. Tour ends.
Price of Tour Package : 95 USD / person
– Vehicle (A/C): transport with 16 to 29 seats (model 2009)
– Driver: proficient, enthusiastic, experienced
– English speaking guide: enthusiastic and experienced
– Entrance fees
– Vietnamese seafood and hygienic meals
– Dragon Heart junk (A/C): safe, clean and beautiful
EXCLUDING: Insurance, trekking kits, drinks, telephone, tips for guide and others not mentioned
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