How many days should I visit Ha Long Bay?


Halong Bay needs no introduction! It definitely should be on every traveller's bucket list! This famous Vietnamese attraction is World Heritage listed by UNESCO for it’s unique, natural beauty and charm. Therefore, it is a must-see destination for everyone travel to Vietnam both short and long time. 2 days in Ha Long Bay is highly recommended, but 1 day is also possible in case your schedule is quite tight, 3 days can be a good choice if you have time.

How many days should I visit Ha Long Bay?
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Halong bay Day Trip Cruise

A short trip created to give you a short time to discover the breathtaking scenery of Halong Bay. Halong Bay cruise itinerary can be made the half day (4 hours or 6 hours) and full day (8 hours). It is reasonable for you to travel from Hanoi to Halong Bay and then return the same day at evening. However, for deeply discover Halong Bay we recommend an overnight cruise

Overnight cruises are the classical way of travel in Halong Bay. It gives you more time to relax and enjoy the majestic atmosphere and scenery of the bay. Furthermore, you can choose sleep on a traditional wooden cruise or modern steel cruise with all modern facilities as international standards from 3 star to 5-star quality. You can choose the itinerary 2days/1night or 3days/2nights.

2days/1night in Halong bay

The 2days/1night cruise trip is a wonderful choice to admire the majestic beauty of Halong Bay when you have only 2 days. Halong Bay cruise itinerary will lead you to discover thousands of limestone islands and islets. In addition, you can take part in many interesting activities like swimming, relaxing on beach, kayaking, and discovering the fantastic cave on the bay, climbing Ti Top Mountain, etc. You can check this program.

3 days/2nights in Halong bay

3 days/2nights is an ideal for you to discover Halong Bay cruise and have more time to relax and discover the bay. Halong Bay cruise itinerary has different activities for you to enjoy while having the cruise trip such as visit a cave, go kayaking, relax on the wild beach, visit floating village and some cruises offer BBQ lunch on the beach. With the three day trip, some cruises organize a day boat to explore more the bay on the second day and then back to the main cruise and overnight.

Vietnam Typical Tours always offers unique and attractive Halong Bay overnight tours, check it out!