Unique Halong Bay-VietFarm Homestay (2days-1night)
Price: USD 98
The Unique Halong Bay Tour
Every year millions of people visit halong bay.Its nature beauty is stunning and views are like nothing else.The limestome formation are some of the most beautiful in the worldand that’s why it has been recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Most tour are basic and offer just a simple service to Halong bay and a boat trip.With over 20 years experiences in the travel and tourism industry Viet Farm Trip Offer something more for these looking to expand their visit to Vietnam
Comebining Halong with traditional vietnamese culture ,our tours give you a full flavour of Vietnamese farming,scenary and ways of life not seen anywhere else
On the top of Halong bay experience,on our tour,you have the opportunity to stay on a vietnamese farm homestay,far away from tourists ,where you will be farming rice and riding buffalo with a friendly locals whilst staying in an area with some of the most beautiful scenary in Vietnam
10h00 -10h30 :Wearing farmer clothing.You will start farming work ,including plough and raking with buffalo on the rice field ,you can riding water buffalo ,scooping,cultivating rice...ect Listen to the farmer explains the farming process of the wet rice
12h00-12h15: Return to the local family for cooking class and having lunch together.
13h00-13h15 : Biking around the country lanes, See some old traditional houses,ca temple ,enjoying the peaceful lifestyle of the local people.This is a great way to interact, explore the Rural Vietnamese Architecture and traditional Vietnamese culture
14h45-15h00 :The bus will then take you to see the Temple.where began to the rule the country when the Tang Dynasty collapsed ,and is considered who make the beginning of the independent Vietnam .This is an old temple in the north of Vietnam
15h 30:Optional 1 : Board our viet farm’s bamboo boat for a river cruise to meet and engage with local fishermen and enjoy a hands-on experience of traditional net fishing,cast net(Chai). You will also experience paddling the unique Vietnamese boat while the water ways of lichee on two side of the river This tour provides you with a cultural window into the ways of life of both our farming and fishing communities.
Optional 2 :Take a motor bike to visit the stork island.The island located in the middle of broad lake with ten thousands of stork and herons residing and nesting.the stork island is home to 17.000 storks more than 7000 herons of various kinds and precious birds such as pelicans and teal residing together.
18h00 :Back to the viet farm homestay for dinner and overnight on homestay
19h00 Free time or Enjoy English teaching club,or play the local game “Soil Firecracker”(Phao Dat)
Day 2 : Viet Farm Homestay –Halong Bay –Hanoi
7h-7h15 :Early Mornig wake up to see the local market
8h00-8h15 : Back to the homestay for having breakfast
10h00: Bus pick you up at homestay departure for halong bay.En rout the road 10 you will pas field of busy workers farming their rice field using traditional methods of cultivating,
12h30- 12H45: Halong arrival board on deluxe Ava day cruise and set sail around this magnificent bay,among thousands islands that jut out of the sea with its spectacular nature environment while having lunch.
14h-14h30:Visiting floating village of the local fishman and do kayaking or bamboo boat to further remote area of the bay.
15h-15h30: Continue sail see the most beautiful cave (Paradise cave) adorned with fantastic stalactities and stalagmites ,with colorful lights transform the scene into a fairy-tale palace then continue cruising to another part on the bay,where you admire view of many strange-shape islands,Fighting cock island...
16h-16h30:Return to the Halong Harbour,it is the time to say bye for halong bay,
20h-20h30: Hanoi arrival and drop you up at your hotel or hostel.
What is included?
Car transfers within the tour by air-conditioned vehicle, including pick-up and drop-off at hotel.
Meals as mentioned in the itineraries: Fresh seafood, Vietnamese food, Asian Food basic.
Sampan for fishing on the rever,Farmer cloth,Farming tools,
Boat Trip Cruise to visit caves, tunnel caves
English Speaking Tour guide.
All entrance and sightseeing fees
All taxes & services charge
What is not included?
Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program.
Personal expenses, Tipping/ Gratuities
Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc.
What should be prepared:
- Sun cream,
FOC for under years -old children sharing with their parent
Charge 75% for children from 04 to under 08 years old sharing with their parent
Children from 8 years old to over,charge the same as adult