Day 1 : Kuala Lumper - Hanoi Arrival – Water Puppet show (D)
12h40 Boarding the flight FD502 by Airsia to Hanoi
15h00 : Arrive in Noi Bai Airport, check out, Our tour guide and driver will pick you up and transfer to Hanoi Center
About 17h00 Arrive at your hotel , check-in and take a short rest before enjoying a water puppet show around 18h30.
19h15 Transfer to the restaurant for dinner then back to your hotel, free time
Day 2 : Hanoi city excursion (B,L)
This full-day tour takes you around Hanoi's most interesting sights, including the Ho Chi Minh Complex: Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum and his Stilts House, Presidential Palace and One Pillar Pagoda nearby, the Temple of Literature, peaceful West Lake with lovers street Thanh Nien, the sedate Tran Quoc Pagoda.
In the afternoon, take 30mins cyclo tour around the Old Quarter to enjoy the soul and sound of Hanoi.
Day 3 : Ninh Binh full-day excursion (B,L)
08.00 AM: depart for Ninh Binh for the distance of 100km/2hrs driving
10.00 AM: Arrive at Hoa Lu, the capital of Vietnam from 968 AD to 1010 AD during the Dinh and early Le Dynasties and visit the 2 temples
11.30 AM: Transfer to a local restaurant for Vietnamese lunch
12.30 PM: 3 hours boat trip to explore the beauty of Trang An
15.30 PM: Drive back to Hanoi
17.30 PM: Arrive at Hanoi and spend overnight there.
Day 4 : Hanoi – Ha Long, overnight on Cruiser (B,L,D)
7.45 Our bus will pick you up at your hotel.
12.30 Arrive at Paloma office, Halong City. Transferred by tender to Paloma Cruise – enjoy welcome drink. Receive cruise briefing, check in cabins and begin your cruise.
13.30 Having lunch – delicious Vietnamese set menu (Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the tour).
15:00 Head to Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. Visit the Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boat (01 hour) or Kayak into the village. Short visit to Pearl Farm to learn how natural pearls are created. Then return to the vessel for your leisure or join one of the following optional activities: Sunbathing, traditional massage, swimming etc
18:00 Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by islets near Hang Trong. Happy Hour (sunset party).
18:30 Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat.
19.15 Sumptuous Set-dinner onboard.
21.00 Relaxing on your cabin or join the on board activities: film entertainment, light music for dancing in the dining room (please book in advance with your tour guide), board games and playing cards are available, and massage services are available. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing from the boat.
Over night on the Cruise
Day 5 : Halong – Hanoi (B,L)
06.15 Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.
07.00 Have breakfast
08.00 Explore the Amazing Cave (Sung Sot Cave).
08:15 Transfer by tender to Amazing Cave. Amazing Cave is a huge cave consisting of three chambers, which you reach via 90 steps. Among the stalactites of the first hall, scores of gnomes appear to be holding a meeting. The walls of the second chamber sparkle if bright light is shone on them.
10.00 Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (staff will transfer directly to the pier).
10:30 Enjoy Set Menu for lunch in the dining room. We will settle bills after lunch. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
11.45 Arrive at Hon Gai Harbor. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the Paloma Office while waiting for getting on Van back to Hanoi.
16.30 Arrive at Hanoi and have some free time
Day 6 : Hanoi – Departure (B)
6h00 : Transfer to the Airport for the flight FD517 back to Kuala Lumper
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