Old road Hanoi – Ha Long bay: The original road from Hanoi to Ha Long take us about 4 hours drive via Bac Ninh – Hai Duong – Ha Long bay
New road Hanoi – Hai Phong – Ha Long bay: shorten the road to 3 hours via highway 5B then connect to main road 18 to Ha Long bay
New road Hanoi – Hai Phong – Ha Long bay: A new road going to finish on 1 Sep, 2018 estimate to shorten the driving time to less than 2 hours drive. With this option you can leave Hanoi about 9:30 for Ha Long bay trip and return about 2PM in the afternoon
Lan Ha bay: Other place similar to Ha Long bay you should consider for your trip where is less traveler and more cruise growing here is Lan Ha bay about 2:30hrs driving time from Ha Noi.
Van Don territory: Quang Ninh province where is known as Ha Long bay World Heritage with day cruise or overnight cruise to explore the wonder of Ha Long bay. Away from Ha Long bay 35 km is Van Don territory with a new International airport going to finish soon and many hotels, sightseeing await you to come enjoy and relax