• Best Prices Guaranteed


  • Easy & secured payment


  • No hidden fee


  • Fast response & Support


  • Personal & customized


  • Profestional travel consultants


  • Fully-licensed tour operator

VINTAGE JUNK (Private Charter)

07:00 Getting picked up at your hotel in Hanoi, transfer to Haiphong city on your private vehicle. Upon arrival at Binh port, embark on a public speed boat and take a 1-hr ride to Cat Ba Island. Followed by a short transfer to Cat Ba tourist wharf where you will start your scenic cruise to explore the bays of karst formations.

12:00 Pick-up at Beo Tourist Wharf, Cat Ba island. Embark the private junk with friendly greetings by the crews and enjoy the welcome drink.

12:15 Check-in and start cruising to visit Lan Ha Bay. The junk firstly cruises through a busy fishing village.

Lunch is served while you are gently winding through the beautiful landscape of Lan Ha.

After lunch, you will arrive Vung Kiem Lam area where you will get off the boat for padding your kayaks through tunnel-like caves and discover the hidden lakes and swimming off your kayak. In this area, if you are lucky enough, you may witness some normal monkeys or other type, called Cat Ba langur (primate species).

Get back on your boat and carry on the cruise to Cha Bau area. This is a remote corner of the World Heritage.

Get the anchor dropped as you are spending the night here.

Take more swim of the boat or just relax on the open deck while waiting for your fresh dinner.

Overnight on board.

Wake up early for the sunrise and fresh air fro m the top deck if you wish otherwise you are able to remain on bed until breakfast time (around 8:00AM). After breakfast, continue on cruising Halong Bay to Rang Dua area and Ngon Tay Islet.

Turning backward to Lan Ha Bay for the rest of the morning cruise. The boat will stop by Ba Trai Dao beaches for you to take the swim of day before lunch. In the afternoon, transfer to Viet Hai dock where you will embark on a scenic cycling ride into a part of the national park, visit Viet Hai village, the only one community allowed to stay in the park area. Get some local interactions with the assistance of your guide and learn about the local life.

Ride back to the boat and head to the night place in Lan Ha Bay.

Dinner and overnight on boat.
This morning, after the breakfast. The junk will meandering in between the sheer cliffs toward Monkey Island whose beach is sandy and ideal for the last swim. Here, the guide will hike you up to a viewpoin on the mountain where you can get a beautiful bird-view from the high.

Get back on boat and get ready for the brunch. Check out of your cabin (10:00 AM) on the way back to Beo Wharf.

Arrive back at Beo Wharf by noon to end the cruise trip.

Transfer to Cat Ba town and take the 13:00 speed boat ride back to the main land. Here, your driver is ready for the return drive to Hanoi. End the service at the door of your hotel.

Check the availability & Request a free quote


Please fulfill the form below to send us a request for the availability & a quote of this cruise. We'll get back to you via your provided email within 24 hours.
 ---- (*) Required fields ----


  • Private A/C transfers during the trip

  • Private boat (from 12:00 PM of Day 1 to 11:30 AM of Day 2)

  • Sightseeing tickets and entrance fees

  • Two-way public speed boat ticket (Haiphong - Cat Ba Island)

  • Kayaking 

  • Bicycles to Viet Hai Village

  • 2 breakfast, 3 lunches, 2 dinners (on board)

  • Tea & Coffee for breakfast

  • Complimentary two bottle of water per day on board


  • Travel insurance (Compulsory)

  • Visa Arrangements

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Banking fee (if any)

  • Drinks and other meals

  • All other services not clearly mentioned in "included" section



Office: No 116, Lane 76/32 An Duong str., Yen Phu, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam

Tel: +84 437 1 85 750

Mobile: +84 912 490 302

Email: inquiry@customvietnamtravel.com

Quick Links

About us

Build your own trip

How to Book

2017 by Custom Vietnam Travel Co., Ldt.