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Ha Long Culture and History Tour

Pick up from Ha Long

Tour Code: HAL-07 Duration: Approx 8 Hours

Immerse yourself into the lesser-known side of history and culture in Ha Long as you go around enjoying the iconic landscape of the town.

Highlights:

  • Sample the Fresh Seafood of Ha Long’s Freshest Catch to Start off your Wonderful Journey Around the Historic Ha Long town
  • Visit Long Tien Pagoda, the Largest Buddhist Pagoda in Ha Long City and Hon Gai Church, Quang Ninh Province’s Largest Church
  • Learn more About the History and Culture of Ha Long by Visiting the Quang Ninh Provincial Museum and Behold the Beautiful Artefacts Found Within

Tour Description:

Ha Long Bay is not the only distinguishing feature of the rich and diverse town of Ha Long. Yes, this picturesque town is home to one of the World Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay but that is not the only thing you will get to enjoy while you are here. You will also get to try out the fresh seafood found around Ha Long Bay, all hauled in fresh and delicious just for you, see the view from the peak of Bai Tho Mountain and visit Long Tien Pagoda, Ha Long’s largest pagoda to date. As if that is not enough, you will also get to learn more about the long and rich history of Ha Long in Quang Ninh Provincial Museum.

You will be picked up from your hotel and start your day with some fresh breakfast at Ha Long seafood market where you will get to try all sorts of fresh and live seafood from the day’s haul. Then, you will visit Bai Tho Mountain where you will get to behold the majestic view from 186 m above the surface. Look around and feast your eyes with the beautiful surrounding panorama as you see the fresh stream, thick clouds and small islands scattered around the Bay area. Then, after your memorable view, you will come back down and head to Long Tien Pagoda, a Buddhist temple built in 1941 dedicated to the warriors of the Tran Dynasty and the Holy Mother of Three Palaces. Next will be the Hoi Gan Church which was built at the beginning of the 20th century. This one will be located on a hilltop, giving it a front-row seat of a bird’s eye view of Ha Long. Another fun fact is that the church was actually destroyed back in 1972 during the Vietnam War but had since been rebuilt and expanded to become Quang Ninh’s largest church. After a tiring day, lunch will finally be served.

After lunch, you will visit the Quang Ninh Provincial Museum (closed during weekends) and learn more about the history and culture of Ha Long, Ly and Tran Dynasties. The museum will also feature the coal economy and historical weaponry used during the war and revolution. It is no surprise that the museum is home to over 10,000 artefacts in total. Finally, you will conclude your tour and return back to your hotel to rest after a long day’s fun.

Cancellation Policy:

  • All cancellation from guest incur additional charges as follows:
  • 48 hours before the departure day: 50% charge of the total tour cost.
  • After 48 hours before the departure day or no-show: 100% charge of the total tour cost
  • Customers cannot receive any types of compensation in the case of annulations is due to a force majeure

Pick-Up Time:

  • 7:30 am - 8:00 am

What's Included:

  • Transfer and transportation as per itinerary
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch 
  • Bottled drinking water
  • English speaking tour guide (other languages available upon request)
  • Travel insurance

What's Not Included:

  • Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Tips and gratuities
  •  Personal expenses such as: shopping, telephone and beverage

Additional Information:

  • Minimum two (2) pax for confirmation. This tour is subject to availability. Please check with Adventoro Concierge (Call / Whatsapp +6010 468 8011) to inquire about the availability of this tour
  • Please adhere to strict pick-up time punctuality. Tour operators may forfeit tours for travellers if no-show during the stipulated time
  • Registered name of the traveller must be corresponding with photograph documentation (Example: Passport). Tour operators reserve the right to reject if registered traveller fails to provide photographed documentation of their own

Pick-Up Location(s)

Refer to the map below to see a list of pick up location(s) that are available for you to choose from. You can select your desired pick up location when you book the tour.

List of Location(s):

    Pick up is also available for other location(s) under the vicinity of Ha Long. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.

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