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, free time walking around Hoan Kiem Lake
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)
9.00: Our bus and tour guide will come to pick you up at your hotel for Halong City. The passengers have a chance to experience on longest and newest bridge in South East Asia area. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta country side.
12.00 – 13.00 : Arrive at Tuan Chau island – Take break and welcome drink at Pelican Halong Cruise Lounge at Block No 15
Transfer to Pelican Cruise
13.00 – 19.30 :Welcome drink - receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
Enjoy buffet lunch with Vietnamese and International dishes served while cruising through the bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas, such as Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Soi Sim beach, Coconut Three Island
Visiting Tung Sau area, is covered by the leaping rocks, cultured pearl fishery. You can wit yourself the process of the jewel, from culturing to harvesting and sculpting, Moreover, you have a chance to do kayaking based on your preference. Enjoy busy space with pearl maker, you can experience the completion of pearl.
Visiting the beautiful Ti Top beach for swimming (if the weather permits), Ti Top Beach is especially famous for its fresh atmosphere, clean water, and smooth white sand that create a great ambiance for tourists to relax or passengers can take steps to reach on the top of Ti Top beach to have a whole panorama view of Halong Bay.
Back to the boat and free time while sailing to Luon Bo area, and anchor overnight.
Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
Attend the Cooking class on sundeck – How to make Vietnamese spring rolls - traditional Vietnamese food. Then enjoy Happy Hour (Buy one drink-get one free). It is time for chit chat and relaxing. Watch the magnificent sunset over Halong Bay.
19.30 – 23.00 :Dinner – Deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Deluxe Dinner
Evening activities include: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar, watching movies and many sort of Vietnam cultural films, relaxing and spending a romantic night on Pelican Halong Cruise’s music, playing cards, chess are available, reading magazines in room and dining room. You may also try your luck at squid fishing from the boat.
23.00 : End of Program for Day One
Day 5: Halong Bay - Hanoi
06.00 – 08.00 : The day starts early onboard with Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Tai chi, also called Tai chi chuan, combines deep breathing and relaxation with slow and gentle movements.
Coffee, tea and pastries for breakfast are served in the dining room with morning view of bay’s landscape.
08.00 – 11.30 : Transfer by tender to Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance. It takes approximately 45 minutes for cave visiting. Visit Sung Sot Cave, one of the most biggest cave in Halong bay with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Return to the boat by tender. Proper shoes are highly recommended.
Back to Pelican Halong Cruise. Check out and settle your bill at reception.
Have a buffet brunch while cruising back to the Tuan Chau Wharf. Relaxing on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery while approaching the wharf.
Disembark to Tuan Chau Wharf. Say goodbye to the crew.
12.00 – 15.00 : Return to Hanoi. arrive at your hotel around 15h00, time at leisure
Day 6 : Hanoi – Departure (B)
6h00 : Transfer to the Airport for the flight FD517 back to Kuala Lumper
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