3 days, 2 nights


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Quan Lan
Quan Lan
Quan Lan Island

Stunning scenery


Local homestay




day 1: Ha Noi - Van Don - Dong Trong Cave - Dong Trong Mountain

You’ll be picked up from your hotel around 8:00 A.M and take a three and a half hour journey by shared limousine to Van Don District (There’ll be a quick rest-stop on the way). Once arriving in Van Don, you will stop at a local restaurant to have lunch with fresh and flavorful seafood. In the afternoon, get ready to visit Dong Trong Cave in Dong Trong Island, which is only 10 minutes away from Cai Rong port by motorboat. The cave imprints the vestiges of the ancient Viet people who lived here over 4000 years ago, with an array of rock formations of various shapes including happy Buddha, Jesus, and four holy animals in Vietnamese culture. From the top of Dong Trong mountain, you can enjoy the majestic scenery of Bai Tu Long Bay and beyond, the Ha Long Bay. Next, get on the boat and visit the nearby fishing village to have a glimpse into the life of local fishermen and learn about how to raise oysters. You can find yourself as the only tourist compared to the busy floating villages in the Halong Bay area. Back to the mainland and spend the night in a hotel in Van Don.

day 2: Cai Rong - Quan Lan - Eo Gio - HIDDEN BEACHES - Doi Vo Cuc

After breakfast, head to the Cai Rong port to transfer to Quan Lan Island by speed boat. On the way to the island, you will witness memorizing landscapes that cannot be seen elsewhere such as floating oyster farms, countless karst mountains isolated by the endless sea, and the famous Bai Tu Long Bay. You will arrive in the Minh Chau port after 45 minutes on the speedboat and set your foot on the island. Quan Lan island is a true paradise for those who would like to get away from the bustle and hustle of the tourist crowd. There are lots to explore, including white sandy beaches, historical sites of temples and pagodas, and spectacular view points toward the sea. First, check in at Quan Lan’s Wind Strait (Eo Gio) – the most famous view point on the island. You will be amazed when you reach the strait, the combination of sunshine, blowing salty wind running through your hair and a breathtaking view toward Quan Lan beach and seashore. Your day keeps on with the visit to the two most beautiful pristine beaches – Son Hao and Bien Ngoc. Lying down by the white sand, immersing yourself in the sea to escape the heat of the summer. Lunch will be served in town center or in a local restaurant by the beach. After that, you can also join the locals in the “hunting” for peanut worms, snails and clams on the beaches. End of the day with the visit to Infinity Hill (Doi Vo Cuc) – a newfound destination that’s worth a visit. There’s nothing better than sitting by the edge of the mountain with a cold drink on your hand, staring at the bright orange horizon colored by the sunset and finding your inner peace.

day 3: Cycling to Minh Chau beach - Minh Chau port - Ha Noi

Your day will start with the cycling route across the island to Minh Chau beach – the most famous beach on the island. On the way, we will stop at Quan Lan communal house and listen to the prolonged history of the island and tutelary spirits – the ones that are hailed as the founding fathers of the island. Learn about the history of the Mongol Invasion in the 13th century during the Tran Dynasty when visiting the temple of general Tran Khanh Du – the general that led the people of Van Don protecting their motherland against the Mongol during the war. After lunch, say goodbye to the island and head to Minh Chau port to depart back to Cai Rong port in Van Don. Get on your shared limousine and head back to Ha Noi.
Itinerary subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions.Included: English speaking tour guide. Meals. Speedboat tickets. Ground transport. 1 water bottle per day per person.Not included: Airfares, visa fees, travel insurance, gratuities, personal expenses & all other services not clearly mentioned above.



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