Cat Ba Island is the largest island in the Bay and approximately half of its area is covered by a National Park. Cat Ba is a great place to venture off the beaten tracks. Cat Ba island covers Lan Ha bay, a part of Halong bay. This picturesque island has so much to offer, particularly for nature lovers or adventurous types including
Cat Ba Island Discovery Tour 2 Days – Cat Ba is a large island of Hai Phong Province, lies on the south of Halong Bay / Halong City and is usually accessed by ferry/speed boat from Tuan Chau island (Ha Long) or Binh Harbor (Hai Phong City).
Cat Ba Island is the largest island in the Bay and approximately half of its area is covered by a National Park. Cat Ba is a great place to venture off the beaten tracks. Cat Ba island covers Lan Ha bay, a part of Halong bay. This picturesque island has so much to offer, particularly for nature lovers or adventurous types including kayaking, swimming or climbing. Night market in the center town is also utterly colorful.
7:30 AM: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi.
09:30 AM: Arrive in Hai Phong city and board speed boat to Cat Ba island.
10:30 AM: Aboard traditional junk for relaxing cruising out to Lan Ha bay, witness local floating fish farms.
12h30 Lunch on boat
14:00 AM: Start kayaking around Lan Ha bay and Cat Ba National Park for visiting the local fish farm, secluded beaches, and secret lagoon.
16h:00 Cruising to Monkey island for beach relaxing and swimming before transfer back to Cat Ba town.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Hotel in Cat Ba Island (there is possibility to stay overnight on boat or eco lodge on the Monkey Island)
08h30 Transfer to Cat Ba National park for 2 hours trek to top of Ngu Lam peak offering a great view of the whole island and its biosphere reserve.
10h00 Visit Hang Quan Y (know as Hospital cave) – an amazing man –made building in American war 1962 which playing an important role as bomb shelter and rescue center for locals and soldiers.
11:00 Get back to your hotel for check out and lunch.
14:00 Speed boat back to Hai Phong city then transfer back to Hanoi.
18:00 Arrive back in Hanoi. End of the Cat Ba Island Discovery Tour 2 Days 1 Night.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation based on shared twin/double room including daily breakfast
Meals as indicated in the program
Experienced English or French speaking guide (for other languages supplements apply)
All sightseeing fees for mentioned visits
Bottled mineral water
Personal expenses (Laundry, telephone, etc …)
Tips & travel insurance
Bank charge fees for payment
Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
Other services not mentioned
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