Just only two days to visit Ha Long certainly make many young people regret for not being able to explore all the places here. Don't worry, we will show you some advice to have a meaningful trip.
Located in northern Vietnam, 170 km from eastern Hanoi, Halong Bay is famous for its scenic ocean karst topography and favourable atmosphere. It was recognized as The World Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 1994 and listed in the New 7 Wonders in 2012.
The place has become famous by beautiful beaches, tourist sites, historical relics ... that are known by many domestic and foreign tourists. Come to Halong, visitors can not only be immersed in the blue water but also travel on small sailboats among hundreds of limestone islands, and explore the amazing Surprise Cave, the floating fishing village, as well as see how the locals live are top of the list of things to do here. On Titop Island, in addition, swim and relax on the beach or enjoy a kayaking program to the nearby Luon Cave are favourite activities for whom come here. Our program below will help you get all experience in the bay with short days trip.
Halong Bay, a favourite of many tourist to come Vietnam
Day 1: Start at 6 a.m, take bus from My Dinh, Luong Yen or Gia Lam station to Ha Long. The fare is about 150,000 VND per person. It will take you about 3 hours, so the estimated time to get the city is 10 a.m at Bai Chay station. Then, rent a motorbike or taxi to get Dao garden (also known as post office), or stop at Bai Chay beach in case you want to stay in 5-star hotel.
Dao garden is the place where you can find a lot of mini hotels and motels, it is fluctuate between 200.000 VNĐ to 300.000 VNĐ each room. If you prefer to stay in Halong luxury hotel, go to Bai Chay beach where many beautiful hotel gather with the price from 1.5 million per room.
Beside these hotels are many good restaurants. Coffee shop is along the road with the whole scene of beautiful and extremely romantic Ha Long Bay, it definitely bring the feel of relaxing for visitors. Also, you can go along the beach to overlook the panoramic view of this extremely majestic sea. Crossing the bridge visit seafood market, Bai Tho mountain is not a bad idea, as well.
After check-in hotel and have lunch, it's about 3 -4 p.m, take the bus (yellow or red) to Tuan Chau Island and taken time to relax on the beach with clean water, under blue sky and yellow sunshine. One special thing that water park and a dolphin show are open at 7 p.m everyday. Do not miss the chance to contemplate and join this excited actitvities.
Join interesting activities on Tuian Chau beach
In the evening, enjoy dinner at the raft on Bai Chay Bridge (Hon Gai) is said to be the best suggestion for anyone who desire to enjoy Halong cuisine. All the food here is fresh with affordable price, so you can not only experience the feeling on floating rafts but also enjoy the special of this area, it is really interesting!
Day 2: Watch the sunrise and breathe the clean atmosphere in the early morning, then take the car to the pier which is about 2km to the garden to buy tickets to Ha Long Bay. The price is about 100,000 VND per person. For visitors who want to have a luxury space, cruise is a reasonable idea, the price depends on the type of cruise
Stay in cruise to exploire Halong Bay
Some destination to explore Halong bay depend on the time you spend:
+ Spend 4 hours tour to see Thien Cung Cave, Dau Go Cave, Trong Mai Island, Dinh Huong Islet, Ga Choi island and then come back to the pier.
+ Spend 7-hour tour, you can see the same places as the 4-hour tour, and some other sites of Ti Top Island, Sung Sot cave and Bo Nau Cave. Having lunch on the ship or return Bai Chay, then come back to Hanoi at 3 - 4 p.m
The trip of two days in Ha Long ends with a lot of experiences. With our arrangement and suggestion, we hope that it will make you get a meaningful and significant trips just only 2 short days. If you are finding a suitable tour in Halong Bay, contact Vietland Journey as soon as possible. For a memorable journey, choose yourself the best cruise HERE!