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Halong bay charter Junk - Quanlan island

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The Chinese style Halong Junk is designed with sophistication and the utmost attention to the detail of a traditional sailing boat. The Halong  junk is the first and only junk on the bay which can really sail! Built for real expeditions, you can truly go to any conner of the bay with it. Whether you are dining in the restaurant, lounging on the sun deck or relaxing in the comfort of your cabin, you will be surrounded by the handcrafted woodwork of teak and oak which make the Halong  junk junk a true masterpiece. The junk has one deluxe room & one studio room, a fine dining restaurant & bar, an outdoor lounge, a swim platform, a well-trained crew, 24 hour electricity supply and a host of activities to make your stay memorable.

The following itineraries are what we think the best to do with our sail junk. You can however make your whole new tour for yourself. We are here to serve…


Day 01 : Hanoi - Halong
Pick up from you hotel at 0830am  for a 4 hour drive through the Red River     Delta to Ha Long City. Arrive in Halong City we transfer to  a refurbished wooden sailing junk for a cruise through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Halong Bay, giving us the chance to take in the stunning scenery of this World Heritage Site.

From 12:00 to 12:30, our crew welcomes you on board theTropical Sails Junk at  Halong  wharf. Enjoy welcome drink, check into your cabin, and lunch with fresh seafood is served. At 13:00, start a 3.5 hours cruise into misty Halong bay to marvel at  amazing karsts with different formations: Mat Qui (Monster’s face) islet, But Moc islet, Cap De islet, Trong (Drum) cave, Trinh Nu cave, a Floating Fishing village with its unique way of living... then explore Sungsot cave (Amazining) cave, enjoy swimming, sun bathing at Titop beach or climb up to the peak of the mountain for a breath-taking panorama view of Halong bay.

Swim at the lovely beach followed by an afternoon tea with pastries on the sundeck or in the restaurant and drink  before dinner

18h00: Junk cruise angkor by the lagoon

19h00: Enjoy 4 course diner and overnight on Junk.

 After dinner, cruise to fishing site learn how the fishing is about  or catch squid by yourself.
(Lunch and Diner included)

Day 02  : Halong  Bay -Exploration & relaxation
Early risers can enjoy a morning view of Bay’s landscape. Sitting on the upper deck, you can enjoy the breath-taking beauty of the rocky islands rising from the crystal-clear water of the bay. Breakfast is at 8:00am.

After breakfast, There are 3 options to choose from today. All start from 8:30am

Option 1 (Relaxing): After breakfast, start cruising to explore Lan Ha bay, along the way seeing more of the fascinating formations like Trong (Drum) cave, Con Coc islet, Mieng Giuong islet,  floating fishing village, Ba Trai Dao islet, to swim at quiet beach of Cat Ba National Park, BBQ lunch on the beach or on boat. More time for swimming & relaxing Then cruise back to explore Dark & Bright cave, and then cruise to the Drum cave area for sunset Dinner & overnight. 

Option 2 (Trekking in Cat Ba National Park - 3 hours): After breakfast, start cruising to Cat Ba National Park, passing a floating fishing village on the way. Trekking in undiscorved Viet Hai Village on snake trail with rocks rising from ground beside, you will have a chance to discover the self-supplied life of local residents. Climb up the peak of a mountain, you will see panorama view of Halong bay and Viet Hai valley in the heart of Cat Ba Park, lunch in the village. Trek back to the boat and cruise back the Drum cave area for sunset Dinner & overnight.

Option 3 (Sea Kayak Discovery): After breakfast, cruise to the kayaking area where you will be given some primary paddling instruction by our expert on how to paddle safely at your comfort. After that, you and your guide will explore the mystical bay. There will be a lot of swimming, visiting hidden beach or a lagoon cave (depending on tidal condition) . BBQ lunch on the beach or  on boat. And then cruise to explore Dark & Bright  cave before cruising back to Drum cave area  for dinner & overnight. 

Day 03: Halong-Hanoi
Rising to the sound of ocean coming to life for another lovely day. We breakfast over sunset:
  • 07h30 : Junk boat once again sets sail through breathtaking secluded Halong bay

  • 08h00: Enjoy breakfast while cruising

  •  To visit Amazing cave (8:30 – 9:30). And then you will continue cruising through the bay to see more of the of the fascinating formations like Yen Ngua (Saddle) islet, Ham Rong (Dragon’s mouth) islet, Am (Tea Pot) islet. Brunch  will be served from 10:30 to 11:30, check out is at 11:35.

  • 12h30 : Back to Halong wharf and disembark
    Transfer back l Hanoi. Drop off at your hotel. The trip concludes.

(Breakfast and lunch included)


Halong bay Junk cruise aboard "Halong" Junk
The Halong  junk was designed as nice as an old yacht. It can be regarded as a floating hotel with international standard equipment including
3 rooms ( 2 double cabins; 1 single cabin)
dining room, kitchen, walking ground… Halong junk is the unique of this kind to welcome visitors who need afloat home-like accommodation while on boat  enjoying stunning sheer backdrops , splendid caves  fishing, swimming in breathtaking secluded Halong Bay.

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Trip includes:

  • Accommodation on charter junk 
  • 2 nights on private junk
  • All meals  
  • 1 drink (beer or soft drink ) per meals
  • Fresh fruit, free tea and coffee
  • Round trip transfer  to and from Hanoi by A.C comfortable car
  • Tours with transfers, entrance fees and English speaking guide
  • Fishing, kayaking gear

Trip excludes:

  • Pre/post trip arrangement (can be arranged upon request)
  • Travel insurance
  • Drink other than the above
  • Other personal expenses

Tour price in USD and per person,

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Trip summary

Where:   Trip starts in Hanoi


  All year round;
Grade:   Junk cruise
Accommodation:   Nice and old style junk boat,
Transport:   Car or minivan; Helicopter
Meals:   As indicated

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