8h10 - 8h50: HOTEL PICK UP English speaking guide will pick you up at your hotel (around the Old Quarter area). 9:00 - 11:30: BUS JOURNEY & SHORT BREAK Start two and a haft hours road journey to Quang Ninh Province via express way. Quick stop over for stretching your legs on the way. 11:45 - 12:15: BOARDING THE CRUISE Arrive to Ha Long Bay - Embark from Tuan Chau Marina onto Hercules cruise. A complimentary welcome drink will be served. The boat starts cruising. 12:30: LUNCH ON BOARD Enjoy Buffet lunch with Vietnamese traditional food while cruising though thousands of limestone islands such as: Dog Rock, Insence Bunner and especially Fighting Cock – a symbol of Ha Long Bay. 13:30: VISITING CAVE Explore Sung Sot Cave - The longest, biggest and the most beautiful grotto of Ha Long Bay. 14:45: KAYAKING OR BAMBOO BOAT The boat will move to Luon Cave area - a water cave for kayaking or rowing bamboo boat or just stay on board for relaxing. 15:45: SWIMMING OR HIKING Visiting Titop island for swimming or hiking to the Titop peak for taking photos with panoramic view of the bay. 16:30: SUNSET PARTY It is time for a rest after activities and capture the sunset on the bay. Complimentary Vietnamese tea, fresh juice, fruit, ang little cake will be served. Enjoy the return sail back. 17:45 - 18:00: GET BACK ON BUS Back to Ha Long harbor. Disembark to get on the bus, moving back Hanoi. 20:30 - 21:00: HOTEL DROP Our guide will drop you off at your hotel (around the Old Quarter area). Thank you so much for choosing Hercules Cruise.