Halong bay tours with Phoenix cruise, best services award winning in Halong bay tours , and high customer satisfaction ratings in Halong bay Vietnam.
Tour Code: HL1
Built in 2007, the Ha Long Phoenix Cruiser resembles an old oriental-style junk. But this is no ordinary junk, for it pairs traditional styling with modern facilities and luxurious comforts! There are 16 deluxe a/c cabins (five double, 11 twin; interconnecting family rooms are available upon request); Each comes with bath, bar and refrigerator, and includes rustic rattan furnishings. All of its romantic suites face the water –allowing you to enjoy the bay with both privacy and comfort.A sun deck with palm trees is surrounded by reclining chairs. This is a great place to obtain spectacular views of Halong bay and to relax.
Day 1: Ha Noi – Tuan Chau harbor – Luon cave area (L, D)
8.15 – 8.45: Pick up at your hotel in Ha Noi old quarter by shuttle bus (on request). After that we leave Hanoi for a 2.5 hour to reach Halong Bay.
11.45 – 12.00: At Tuan Chau International Marina, a tender boat will take you to our Halong Phoenix Cruiser. A refreshing welcome drink is served and you can check into your cabin.
12.45 – 13.00 Pm: When you are putting all of your stuffs into your cabin, our boat starts gliding out to the centre of the World Heritage Site. Your lunch, at the boat’s restaurant, is would be served with fresh local seafood, but vegetable menu is always available at your request.
From the marina area, our cruiser passes by Dog Head and Swan Islands, Ba Hang Floating villages (with floating houses), Incense Burner then Thumb Islands before reaching to Luon cave area for kayaking.
Around 14.30 – 15.00:p.m: we have time to gear up for one hour kayaking around Luon cave area .Our guide will show you some basic safety guidelines and techniques to paddle before helping you to sit on our brand new sit-on-top kayaks.After that our boat will help you visit the Titop Island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing or getting a panoramic view on island peak.
17.00: As the sun sets over the bay, we head back to our cruise and relax. Coffee, tea and fruits will be available on the sundeck or you can order your favorite drink while our boat cruises to the night’s anchorage area.
19.00: Dinner will be served with local seafood. After dinner you may choose to enjoy drinks from the bar or top deck or experience squid fishing before retiring.
Day 2: Surprising Cave – Tuan Chau Harbor– Ha Noi ( B, L )
7.00 – 7.45: Enjoy the morning view of the beautiful landscape with a cup of coffee or tea. Have breakfast in the fresh air.
8.00 – 9.00: You will visit the impressive Cave of Halong Bay – Surprising Cave (Sửng Sốt) with your tour guide, a truly awesome and amazing cave to experience.
10.00: Check out of your cabin and settle your bill as our boat begins cruising back to the harbor. Experience more views of Halong Bay such as Fighting Cocks Island (Symbol of Halong Bay), Incense Burner and Stone Dogs Islands.
10.20: A cooking demonstration onboard shows you how to make authentic Vietnamese Spring rolls. You will learn about the recipes and techniques that create this popular dish of Vietnamese people.
10.45: Lunch is served on board during cruising towards the harbor.
11.20: Depart the Halong Phoenix Cruiser and travel by tender boat back to Tuan Chau International Marina where you then board the bus for your return journey to Hanoi. Arrive at your hotel in old quarter around 14.30 -15.00
Tour Price Halong bay tours with Phoenix cruise 2Days: 4,230,000 vnd (US$ 180) / person.
Supplement for single cabin: 940,000 vnd (US$ 40).
- Transfer to/from your hotel in a high standard air-bus
- Guiding services provided by professional English speaking guide
- All entrance fees
- International standard sit-on-top kayak
- Kayaking instructions by our kayaking expert guide
- Spring rolls making demonstration on boat
- Drinking water in cabin (2 bottles)
- Meals as indicated
- Personal drink orders from our bar
- Personal expenses and other things not clearly mentioned in the included list
- Value added taxes
What to bring: Passport, swimsuits, toiletries, change of clothes, sunblock, sunglasses, hat, insect repellent, flash light.
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Mekong Delta Tour 3 days – CaiBe VinhLong ChauDoc CanTho.
With Mekong Delta Tour 3 days to ChauDoc and CanTho, you get close to life on the Tonle Bassac, and visit the ethnic villages who call the Mekong Delta home.
Tour code: SBL7A
Day 1: SaiGon – CaiBe – VinhLong – LongXuyen – ChauDoc (Lunch included)
We depart at 8:00am and head south to the river town of Cai Be, a rural district of Tien Giang province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. Arriving at around 10:30am, we board our motorized boat to journey through Cai Be floating market. Here, we will experience how life functions on the delta, as we view the intricacies of commerce – how merchants purchase products from local farmers. During our cruise the town’s secluded canals, we will stop at some local factories to see locals making pop rice cakes, rice paper cakes, coconut candies and products from coconut trees. We also enjoy sampan ride and pedal down narrow natural waterways. Stopping at a local home to try seasonal fruits (such as longan, pineapple, watermelon, rambutan, papaya, jackfruit etc…). Continue walking through the village to get back to our boat which is waiting to bring us to another local house for lunch served with many Vietnamese’s delicious dishes.
We board the boat again to keep on to the quay in Vinh Long province. We will transfer by car to LongXuyen and on to ChauDoc.
Overnight in ChauDoc.
Day 2: Chau Doc to CanTho (Breakfast included)
Up early for a cruise through the floating village with tons and tons of fish farmed underneath hundreds of shelters. Continue the boat cruise to Da Phuoc, a Muslim Cham village across the river on Con Tien island from Chau Doc’s center. Here, discover the village with its famous Mosque and watch the locals go about their traditional weaving.
We keep moving to Cambodia border area, visit Tra Su mangrove forest, an ideal ecotourism site. The second boat trip through Tra Su nature reserve will show you a unique natural habitat conservation site of the wetland ecosystem in the Mekong delta. Tra Su is home of 140 species of plants and 70 of birds, cajeput trees are green all year round.
Then we hike up to the sacred Sam Mountain with its panoramic view over the vast plains into Cambodia. Our guide will tell you the history of VinhTe canal which connected HaTien to ChauDoc. This canal brings fresh water from the Bassac river into the immense delta area, so it plays an important role as a border canal between Vietnam and Cambodia. Descending down Sam mountain, we will see the famous Lady Chua Xu Temple (1820) and Thoai Ngoc Hau tomb. Thoai Ngoc Hau was a Vietnamese military administrator of the Nguyễn dynasty who conducted the digging of ThoaiHa (1818) and VinhTe canal (1819).
Lunch break at a local place.
In the afternoon, we travel to CanTho, with a stop to visit BinhThuy community temple, built in 1783 with recently renovated but remained traditional features of Southern style. Overnight in Can Tho.
Day 3: CanTho – SaiGon (Breakfast included)
An early start for a boat trip to Cai Rang floating market, the largest wholesale market in the Mekong Delta. It starts at 5:00am and runs until midday. Then we have a long distance cruise to Phong Dien & walk on a quiet country road to take in the magnificent scenery and get close to the locals as they go about their daily routine. There are options to visit both markets in different time, please discuss with your guide and find out what is best for you.
Our van pick us up and transfer to VinhLong. There is a scenic beauty of CanTho suspension bridge over “Hau” / Tonle Bassac river stretching northwest to Cambodia. We will visit PhuLy pagoda. It is one of the ancient Khmer pagodas in Vinh Long province. The pagoda was built in 1672, great combination of Indian, Thai and Cambodia architecture. There are Khmer classes for young teachers and children in the village. We will walk around the village and the rice paddies in the surrounding of the pagoda.
We keep on driving through the rice fields in Ben Luc to return to Saigon. If the sunset light is still on the field, and you are interested in rice growing technique? Our guide will show you different ways of rice planting and you may have a chat with locals all about the rice.Tour ends around 6:00pm.
Note : For those who have to catch the flight in Saigon at the end of the tour, please keep us informed.
16,000,000 vnd (US$ 695) / Solo trip
8,250,000 vnd (US$ 355) / person ( group of 2 people).
7,180,000 vnd (US$ 310) / person ( group of 3 people).
5,800,000 vnd (US$ 250) / person ( group of 4 to 8 people).
Single supplement: 1,240,000 vnd (US$ 54) .
22,490,000 vnd ( US$ 975) / Solo trip
12,280,000 vnd (US$ 534) / person ( group of 2 people).
10,350,000 vnd (US$ 450) / person ( group of 3 people).
9,520,000 vnd (US$ 415) / person ( group of 4 to 8 people)
Single supplement: 4,690,000 vnd (US$ 200) .
All boat trips in ChauDoc, TraSu mangrove forest and in CaiRang floating market.
Transport : A/c bus with cold drinking water. (Two 0.5L bottles per day per person)
Guide: Experienced tour guide.
Hotel with breakfast. (Deluxe: Victoria ****, Standard***: HungCuong/ChauPho, Fortuneland Cantho).
one lunch on first day.
Photos of Mekong delta tour 3 days from Saigon to ChauDoc.