Cat Ba Sunshine Hostel in Vietnam

From Cat Ba island: Lan Ha bay – Ha Long bay – Viet Hai Village (2days 1night boat tour)

Departure: 8:45

Return: 15.30 of 2nd Day

Cat Ba Green Trail offer 2-day tours to discover Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha bay for travelers who wish to experience the natural wonder of the world heritage with hundreds of limestone mountain; kayaking through the narrow lanes and less-visited areas; swim and lay back at some deserted beaches in Lan Ha Bay; stay overnight on floating home stay, on boat or on bungalow…


Day 1 – 8:45 Our tour guide and shuttle bus will pick you up at our office (198 Mot Thang Tu street, Cat Ba town) or from your hotel in Cat Ba island, Enjoy mountainous view on the way to Beo pier
9:00 to 12:00 Get on boat and cruising to Lan Ha Bay, visit floating fishing villages where you can see the daily life of fisherman all year around. Keep cruising and pass the border to go into Ha Long bay. You will have chance to see a lot of limestone with different shape and size such as Pen islet, Sailing islet, Frog islet…. Boat pauses at Cam lagoon for swimming.
12:30 Savor a delicious set menu lunch on boat
13:30 to 18:00 Keep cruising to Hang Ca, stop to visit fish farm and then start kayaking through Dark cave, Bat cave and Bright cave. Here you have chance to visit the less-accessed area to get the most exotic scenery to yourself. After 1 hours and half kayaking our boat will bring you to desserted beaches for swimming or lying down on the boat deck for drinking, relaxing and take photographs. Enjoy sunset on the way to anchored
18:30 to 21:00 Dinner will be served with traditional Vietnamese food then you have a chance to go kayaking around to see plankton at night (upon the weather)
Day 2 – 7:00 See the dawn and breath the fresh air while having breakfast
7:45 to 11:00 Our boat bring you to Viet Hai harbor where you start cycling to pass the rice field and valley and reach Viet Hai – the remote village of Cat Ba national park. Hiking around the village to meet local people see them do farming; experience the local culture; go fish massage at a natural stream
11:30 Have lunch in the village with local way cook
13:00 to 15:00 Cycling to the harbor where our boat will cruise to dicover diferent part of the bay then go kayaking through hundred of hidden limestone and swimming at deserted beaches
15:30 or later Get on boat and reture to Cat Ba town.

Note: The itinerary could be customized to meet your need

Tour price


  • All entrance fee
  • Kayak, bike
  • 01 bottle mineral water per day
  • Bicycle and tourist boat
  • All meals are mentioned
  • Accomodation: boat, bungalow or floating hours
  • English speaking guide


  • Drinks
  • Tips and other personal services.
125.00 USD Stay on floating home stay in Lan Ha bay
145.00 USD Stay on boat in Lan Ha bay

Important note:

– Flips-flops, hiking shoes, sun cream, towel, swimming suit, snack

– For private tour, we will pick up at hotel in Cat Ba town. For group tour we will start at our office: #194, Mot Thang Tu street, Cat Ba town.

– For trekking tour, here are some tips may help you something: take enough water for short or long trip, good hiking shoes, mosquito protection and good camera and some needed things

– For boat tour, here are some tips may help you something: take dry bag, sunscreen, sunglasses, swimwear, water shoes,  good waterproof camera and some needed things

– 100% refund if the tour is cancelled by us

– The itinerary can be flexible due to weather or tide level