Kayaking Halong Bay and Trekking Cat Ba National Park 5 days 4 nights tour is a great combination of kayaking and trekking. You are going to take kayaking in the wonderland of karst topography with 3,000 limestone islets and trekking through the national park with dense jungle, natural creature and unfamiliar botanical covers. Start up with kayaking amongst islets to hidden caves, lagoons, unspoiled beaches, floating fishing village, we wrap the tour with amazing trek through Cat ba Island and relax on unspoiled, small, lovely beach.
Day 1: Cruise Halong Bay(L,D)
Leave Hanoi for Halong Bay at 8.00am when our guide picks you up from hotel. Our guide today – professional in kayaking and trekking – will escort you for the whole tour. We are going to make a real adventure tour, and this guide will maximize your experience. This feature makes us always higher adventure level than other operators.
Upon arrival in Halong after 3.5hrs, we board a junk for a fine seafood lunch and an amazing cruise on the bay. We will visit to a cave before passing a floating village to reach a beautiful, quiet area where we anchor for the night. Dinner and overnight on the junk
Day 2: Kayaking Halong Bay(B,L,D)
Today, we start kayak with first try to Luon Cave and Trong Cave, the exploration of these cave takes us the morning. Next stop for our kayaks is Van Chai Floating village, the biggest community of fishermen in Halong Bay. Visit the village school and local family in Van Chai before moving to Dark Cave. Tide permitting, we explore this amazing cave by kayak then back to the mother cruise for overnight.
Please note that we supply a support boat following you all kayaking time in order to get you to the most remote parts of Halong bay. You are going to travel on very different rout of adventures, only supplied by us.
Day 3: Kayaking and transfer to Cat Ba Island(B,L,D)
Breakfast on boat. Transferred by support boat to Ho Ba Ham area. Ho Ba Ham (Ho: lake, Ba: three, Ham: tunnel) is a deep grotto with three inland "lakes”, which is accessible only at low tide and by kayak. There are some small but beautiful beaches around, where we could stop for swimming. Lunch on support boat at Ho Ba Ham area.
In the afternoon if time and weather permits we can paddle in Lan Ha Bay to explore this hidden part of Halong. Transfer to Cat Ba Island by boat when you will take bus transfer from dock to hotel. Check in hotel and free at leisure. Overnight on Cat Ba Island.
Day 4: Trek Cat Ba National Park(B,L,D)
Breakfast in the hotel before taking a beautiful drive to Cat Ba National Park. With 4 hrs trekking through the pack, you may encounter some rare species and vast botanical covers. Our adventure guide will lead you to a peak where you can take an entire Halong bay view.
Get out of the jungle we will arrive in Viet Hai Village where you have lunch in a local house. After lunch, you walk to the dock and transfer by boat back to Cat Ba town around 5 pm. Overnight on Cat Ba Island.
Day 5: Cat Ba Island – Hai Phong City – Hanoi(B)
Breakfast in the morning and free at leisure. You can take some time to enjoy swimming at small but very lovely beach nearby the town – Cat Co beach.
In the afternoon, we take hydrofoil to Hai Phong City. We meet our bus in Hai Phong and transfer back to Hanoi. Trip completes upon hotel arrival.