Type of cruise: Air-conditioned Traditional Cruise
Departure: Daily from Hanoi and Halong city
Type of tour: Halong bay private day tour

Beside the overnight cruise, Halong bay private day tour also a good option for travelers to visit the nature wonder. With our high-standard facilities as brand new limousine van, go on new expressway in return, traditional boutique junk, or full of experienced Tour guide, supported by new audio guide technology, nicely crew… we ensure you will have memorable trip to Halong bay with Genesis team to get experience in World nature wonder, getting knowledge about floating life, amazing mountain cave, explore tranquil scenery, touching the nature by bamboo sampan or self-kayaking…

Highlights of tour (Halong bay day tour):

  • Private transfer, Guide and boat. Customized itinerary.
  • Professional-experience Tour guide for whole trip
  • Follow the route as overnight cruise, route number 02, around 5.5 hours on board
  • Visit Surprising cave and do kayaking/sampan in Hangluon area
  • Using limousine van for transfer, expressway in the way back
  • Using audio guide system to support no-English speaking travelers

Cruising Map:

Halong bay private day tour
The route 2 is almost for overnights cruise, however, with Genesis day tour, you could take the most highlight of Halong wonder

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Hanoi – Hotels in center
DEPARTURE TIME Get ready at hotel lobby from 7:45 AM (ready) to 8:15 AM.
RETURN TIME Approximately 8:00 PM.
WEAR Comfortable clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
All Entrance and sightseeing ticket Lunch on board
English speaking Tour guide Private transfer
Afternoon refreshment by fruits, snacks Traditional sightseeing boat
Travel Insurance
Kayaking/bamboo boat- $5 / person
Drink by order





07.45: Hotel Pick up

Our English-speaking Guide will pick up guests from hotels at Hanoi Old Quarter, Timing from 7.45AM-8.15AM, for an on time trip and not impact to other guests, please be ready in above range time.

10.30: Sort break

Stop over to stretch the legs on the way or refreshment, about 20 minutes. You will have time to go to ‘’happy room’’, buy drinks, foods, local souvenir…

12.15: Check in

The bus will arrive Tuan Chau marina, reach our Reception, meanwhile the Captain is going to register for the travelers list.

12.30: Boarding cruise

Easily get on Genesis Cruise by private pier, and then Crew, who will serve you along the trip, warmly welcomes you. Welcome drink is served following Cruise manager’s briefing. While the boat heading the bay.

13.15: Lunch on board

Enjoy a nice set-menu lunch. By local flavors in each dish, it vitally helps to recuperate after a 4-hour-car drive. In the meantime, Genesis boat goes among islets, that make Halong becomes wonderland.
After lunch, you are free to relax on sundeck. While the light of afternoon decreases slightly, hundreds of islands with different shares definitely amaze you by its natural beauty. What Genesis makes your trip different is not the sights of Halong, but the line that you are on. It is the best to watch unparalleled sceneries of Halong in slow motion.

14.45: Discover Surprising Cave – Core area of Heritage site

You will leave the boat and having 45 minutes to explore Sung Sot (Surprising) cave. This least known cave locates on a remote island, which is rare in cave-lake seascape. The compartment in the heart of Sung Sot cave is surrounded by extremely beautiful niches. The outside section has a high ceiling with lots of hangover. In particular, the second compartment suddenly expanded immensely with curved domes printed in streaks of very smooth and smooth hats, wholly over the head like a large, wide theater. This is the hugest and most beautiful cave in Halong bay, stay in core area of heritage site with Titov island and Hangluon area for kayaking.

15.30: Kayaking / Sampan rowing boat

The boat will move to Hangluon (three tunnels) area, a water cave for kayaking, rowing bamboo boat or just stay on board for relaxing and view around.
You will discover the area’s tranquility by kayaking – an indispensable water activity in Halong, for those who love challenging themselves or sitting on bamboo boat (Sampan), for those who love being gentle and sophisticated, to admire breathtaking scenes. This is moment you get closer to Halong’s nature.

16.00: Get back Pier

This is moment you will take a rest after activities and time to capture the sunset image on the bay. A dish of fruits and snacks would be served to recharge the your “battery” before get on bus and be back Hanoi.

17.30: Get on bus

It is the time to say goodbye Halong bay, Disembark to get on the bus, moving to new express way to get back Hanoi.

18.30: Sort break

Shortstop to stretch your legs, around 15 minutes.

20.00: Hotel / Farewell

Say goodbye to you and hope you just enjoy the trip with us, see you again.


(Per person in US$)

1 – 3 Persons On request
4 – 5 Persons $155 pp
6 – 7 Persons $139 pp
8 – 9 persons $120 pp
10 persons and above $105 pp



§  Lunch on board (Vietnamese & sea food)

§  Complimentary 02 bottled mineral on bus

§  Welcome drink

§  Entrance and sightseeing fees

§  Private transfer (round trip)

§  English speaking guide

§  On board insurance and service charges


§  Beverages

§  Sampan boat rowing/kayking – 5$/pax

§  Tips and other personal expenses

§  All other services not clearly mentioned above



  • Trip cancelled by bad weather or any force majeure case: 100% refund
  • Trip cancelled any sensible reason from customer as sick, flight delayed, go to hospital: 100 refund

Children Policy:

  • Children under 04 years old: Free of charge
  • Children 05 to 10 years old: Charge 75% rate of adult
  • Children from 11 years old and above: full charged as adult


  • Cash in Vietnam dong
  • Camera
  • Sport shoes prefer
  • Sun cream
  • Anti-insect cream
  • Phone headset to listen audio guide (if you do not have, we will provide in trip)

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