|TypesSeaplane (Fastest)||Price$135||Time45 Mins|
|TypesTrain (Cheapest)||Price$3.5 +$1||Time6+ hours|
How much does it cost to go to Halong Bay?
The Halong Bay entry fee is US$13 per person for a day cruise and US$25 for an overnight cruise. This is generally included in your ticket, though it’s worth double-checking for the cheapest cruises. Activities like kayaking and island bike rides may cost extra.
How much is the bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay?
Travel by bus from Hanoi to Ha Long Bay cost about $4.40-23/pp. It depends on the type of bus/van and bus company. Travel by classic seat bus costs about $5-6. Travel by van, minivan, minibus or luxury limousine costs about $10-23/pp.
How do you play Halong Bay on a budget?
Besides from the Halong Bay tours, Cat Ba Island has some more things to offer:
- Visit a pearl farm.
- Rent a scooter and explore the island.
- Visit the Canon fort (the old defense base)
- Go get the cheapest food at market in town.
- Chill at the few beaches.
- Visit the cave hospital.
- Have a great night out.
Can you fly from Hanoi to Halong Bay?
Yes, you can also fly from Hanoi to Halong Bay. There are some scenic direct flights from Hanoi to Tuan Chau Island operated by Hai Au Aviation. You can also fly by helicopter from Hanoi to Halong Bay and enjoy some helicopter tour in Halong Bay, operated by Vietnam Helicopter Tours.
How much is a taxi from Hanoi to Halong Bay?
The traveling time is about 1.5-2.5 hours. It takes about 1h 30m to get to Hai Phong by taxi, quite the same time if you go by personal means of transport like a motorbike or private car. The taxi cost is $75 – $95.
How long should I spend in Halong Bay?
How Long Should I Stay in Halong Bay? Normally, people will need to stay in Halong Bay for 2 days to 3 days either on cruise or a hotel on land.
Are there sharks in Halong Bay?
So far, there are NO sharks found or any warning for shark appearance in Halong bay. If you are traveling on a cruise ship, just follow all safety instructions by the cruise operator when you go swimming and kayaking, then you do not have anything to worry about.
Which is better Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh?
Hanoi is ideal for those looking to experience a more traditional lifestyle while Ho Chi Minh City’s urban landscape is best suited for luxury travellers. You can also explore the best of both worlds as domestic flights between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are available on a daily basis.
How long should I spend in Vietnam?
How much time do I need in Vietnam? You should spend at least two weeks in Vietnam to enjoy the main sights, but if you also want to go more off the beaten path, three weeks would be ideal.