MATTA - 5D4N Hanoi & Halong Bay Overnight Cruise (SIC)

What you will see on holiday in Asia

Highlights: Overnight Cruise Floating Village Halong Bay

  from RM 1,178/
  What you get
  • Stay: Local 3*/4*/5* Hotel
  • Meals: 3 Breakfast, 1 Brunch, 2 Lunches, 1 Dinner
  • Transport: Return airport transfers and sightseeing by seat-in coach (SIC)

Hanoi is a city of stunning visual and audio contrast. The rickety sounds of cyclos (pedicabs) fight for airwaves amidst the blasting horns of motorbikes, and the Nike swoosh wallpapers the French-styled building facades in the Old Quarter.

The Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi's commercial nucleus, ripples out from the lake of the same name. The lake's name means Lake of the Restored Sword, according to a legend dating back to the mid-15th century. The tangled streets of the Old Quarter, which spread from Hoan Kiem's fringes, is like Hanoi's intestines. Originally a snake- and alligator-infested swamp, the Old Quarter, or 36 Pho Phuong (36 Streets), is now transformed to an outdoor shopping mall and stomping ground for backpackers.

Just south of West Lake, the Ba Dinh district is the old French administrative center where several new flashy hotels are located, eagerly anticipating the growth of a much talked-about business center. Aside from the complex devoted to Ho Chi Minh, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Botanical Gardens and the Temple of Literature are tourist attractions here. The city is fairly spread out and cyclos or motorbike taxis will get you from one area to another. Once you have picked a spot, wandering on your feet affords the best view of Hanoi's chaotic street life.


A visit to North Vietnam is not complete till you visit Halong Bay. Designated as one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites, it is in most people travel list as “one of the places to see before you die". Halong translates as "where the dragon descends into the sea".

Set in the emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin, the stand out feature is a series of tiny islands with mountainous terrain. The scenery is storybook stuff and as an added interest, there are numerous illuminated caves you can explore as well.

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Day 1

Arrive Hanoi (No meal)
Arrive at Noi Bai International Airport, welcome by our driver and transfer to hotel for check in. Overnight in Hanoi

Day 2

Hanoi City Tour (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. At 08:30am, visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho"s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. Laying on one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda; founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049, the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Continue to visit the Quan Thanh Temple (Taoist, dating from the Ly Dynasty) and Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West lake (One of the oldest in Vietnam). After lunch, proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum. Continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc TuGiam. Vietnam’s first university constructed in 1070, its gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past.
We will pass by HoanKiem Lake. You get to see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple. For the end of the tour, visit by coach trip along the Hanoi Old Quarter. Free for shopping. Overnight in Hanoi

Day 3

Hanoi – SIC TOUR to Halong Bay (B/L/D)
At 08:00, a car will pick you up and send you to the meeting point to join other tourists. At 08:15, leave Hanoi for Ha Long City by a modern bus. Get on Imperial Junk boat and enjoy a welcome drink and lunch of savory local sea food. Check into your cabin and start cruising around the bay to see the amazing karsts with different formations: Lion, Tea Pot, Toad, DauNguoiislet, and then stop for a walk through the Sung Sot cave "Amazing Cave". There will be plenty of time for swimming and sunbathing (If weather permitted) after the boat anchors at a clean calm sea. Enjoy a wonderful sunset dinner in our beautiful restaurant before retiring to the comfort of your cabin. Dinner and overnight in Junk Cruise.

Day 4

Halong Bay – Hanoi (Brunch)
Breakfast. Keep cruising. Visit the VAGIA floating village. Kayaking then going to BaiTu Long Bay, the neglected area which is the most spectacular bay with islands in different shapes, have a look at Hon Gai market, Poet Island. Arrive in Ha Long City at 11.30 Am. After lunch, return to Ha Noi and arrive in Ha Noi at 4.00 p.m.
Overnight in Hanoi

Day 5

Depart Hanoi (B)
After breakfast, free at own leisure. Check out hotel. A taxi and an English-speaking assistant will send you to NoiBaiairport for departure flight back home
End of service / Home Sweets Home.

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Per person rate in RM$

Hotel Category

Hotel Name

Travel Period




Twin Sharing

With bed

No Bed

Local 3*

Anise Hanoi Hotel – Bai Tho Junk

01 AUG'19 - 30 SEP'19





01 OCT'19 - 30 SEP'20





Local 3*

Legacy Hang Bac Hanoi Hotel – Bai Tho Junk

01 AUG'19 - 30 SEP'19





01 OCT'19 - 30 SEP'20





Local 4*

Chalcedony Hotel – Bai Tho Junk

01 AUG'19 - 30 SEP'19





01 OCT'19 - 30 SEP'20





Local 4*

Lan Vien Hanoi Hotel  – Bai Tho Junk

01 AUG'19 - 30 SEP'19





01 OCT'19 - 30 SEP'20





Local 5*

Melia Hanoi / Moevenpick Hanoi Hotel  – Victory Junk

01 AUG'19 - 30 SEP'19





01 OCT'19 - 30 SEP'20





Booking Period: 06SEP’19~10Sep’19 (minimum 2 adults to go)

Travel Period: 01AUG’19~30Sep'20



  • 4 nights’ accommodation
  • Return SIC  airport transfers
  • Meals, sightseeing entrance  as indicated in itinerary
  • Services of English speaking Guide
  • Halong entrance fee



  • Return air ticket to Hanoi
  • Tipping for Local guide and coach driver
  • Travel Insurance



  • Compulsory tipping for local guide and coach driver : RM 90 per pax (Pre-collect)


# Surcharge 20% during Chinese New Year (22 Jan – 02 Feb 2020 )

Peak season and public holiday surcharge may apply for certain dates.

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