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Hanoi: 3-Day Lan Ha Bay 5 Star Cruise & Private Balcony Room

1. Hanoi: 3-Day Lan Ha Bay 5 Star Cruise & Private Balcony Room

Day 1 Get picked up at your hotel in Hanoi's old quarter. Transfer to Tuan Chau marina, welcome aboard to cruise. Refresh with a welcome drink. Meet the captain, crew, and join the briefing and learn safety instructions. Have lunch in the luxury dining room indoors. Continue cruising through Con Vit islet, Thumb islet, and Gia Luan harbor which belonged to the Cat Ba area. Discover the lagoon natural area belonging to Lan Ha bay. Kayak or swim or just simply sunbathe on the cruise. Enjoy a sunset party — the ideal time to make new friends or just relax. Join a short cooking demonstration. Dinner is served with a fresh food menu. After dinner, reward yourself with a large selection or enjoy one of the onboard activities like squid fishing. Day 2 Join a Tai Chi session for the early risers on the sun deck. Have a light breakfast with a panoramic view of the world heritage site. Transfer to a boat cruise for a full day trip and relax while taking in views of Lan Ha Bay. Enjoy lunch before boarding a smaller boat to explore some of the areas that the main boat cannot go through. Head to Viet Hai Village and take a bicycle ride to enjoy the scenery along the village roads and rainforests. Visit a local family’s house to see the daily life of local people. Back to the boat, continue cruising further into Lan Ha Bay. Arrive at a natural beach area for swimming. Back onboard the cruise, take time to refresh or relax in the sleeping area. Dinner is served with a different menu. After dinner, enjoy the landscape of the bay at night. Enjoy on-board activities like squid fishing, and watching movies in the restaurant. Day 3 Join a Tai Chi session on the sundeck for early risers before enjoying a light breakfast. Depending on the weather, try kayaking and swimming at Ao Ech. If there's time, visit a cave in the area. Take the option of either exploring the cave by yourself on a kayak or comfortably on a boat rowed by the locals. Check out the room. Vietnamese cuisine is served. Disembark from the cruise as the crew says farewell. Transfer by ultra-luxurious limousine (if you book our transfer). Arrival back at your hotel at approximately 3:00 PM.

From Hanoi: 2-Day Luxury 5-Star Lan Ha Bay Cruise

2. From Hanoi: 2-Day Luxury 5-Star Lan Ha Bay Cruise

Day 1: Start with pickup from your hotel in Hanoi. Arrive at Tuan Chau pier and board the boat. Enjoy the buffet lunch while the boat is cruising towards North East of Ha Long Bay. Cruise next to the Dark and Bright Caves, the ideal place for you to get up close to Ha Long Bay by bamboo boat or kayak. Then enter a less populated area at Tra Bau - Lan Ha Bay. Select the option to discover Ba Trai Dao Beach, which is ideal for kayaking and swimming. Enjoy a refreshing dip in the green emerald water. Onboard you may join a cooking demonstration as you learn about Vietnamese dining culture. The chef and staff will instruct you in making a traditional dish from Vietnam. Enjoy happy hour at the bar while watching the view of the bay at sunset. Sit for a deluxe dinner made with the freshest ingredients in a sophisticated space with elegant French neoclassical style and traditional oriental touches. Admire the beauty of the bay at night. You may want to try your luck with squid fishing or watch a movie in the restaurant. Day 2: Rise early in the morning for a Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Enjoy breakfast at the restaurant while continuing the cruise. Take part in a kayaking tour in the Ao Ech area, before checking out of your cabin. Brunch will be served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck. Return to Tuan Chau Marina for your transfer back to Hanoi.

From Hanoi: Ha Long & Bai Tu Long Bay 3-Day Cruise with Food

3. From Hanoi: Ha Long & Bai Tu Long Bay 3-Day Cruise with Food

Experience a cruise and discover the Bai Tu Long and Ha Long Bay area. Kayak all around the island, swim on the beach, visit a fishing village by bamboo boat, and try night fishing on this multi-day adventure. Day 1: Hon Gai Pier – Bai Tu Long Bay – Cong Do – Cap La 07.45 – 8:30: luxury limousine or shuttle bus will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi and start a trip to explore the most amazing bay in the North of Vietnam. On the way, we will have a quick stop in the middle of the way to rest. 12.30: Arrive in the office at Hon Gai Pier, you will have a bit of time to relax and enjoy a cup of tea/coffee. Wait for the captain to finish the registration and transfer by tender to our boat. 12.45: Enjoy a welcome drink and spend a couple of minutes to briefing about safety on the boat and activities included then we check in the cabin. 13.30: Delicious Vietnamese set menu will be served while leisurely cruising further into Bai Tu Long Bay. 15.00: Arrive in the kayaking area – that is Cap La Island. Enjoy kayaking through the karst and breathtaking nature, swimming, and relaxing. 17.30: Get back to the boat and enjoys a Sunset party while our cruise sailing to the overnight anchorage. 19.00: Sumptuous set dinner on board. 20.30: Free time to challenge yourself in Vietnamese puzzle games, or gathers your group/family for a board game; try your luck with squid fishing or simply have a cocktail and enjoy the quiet night on the bay. Day 2: Vung Vieng Village – Cong Dam – Cong Do 06.00: Start your day with a Tai Chi routine on sundeck or catch a morning view of the stunning bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. 07.30: Breakfast will be served in Western style, familiar to you to fulfill your strength, and ready for another exploring day. 09.00: Transfer to a day cruise, we cruise passing several floating hamlets including Cap La and Cong Dam, we enter the Centre of pristine Bai Tu Long Geology Park. There, we will visit Vung Vieng fishing village to interact with local people. 12.00: Back to the boat for a delicious hot lunch at noontime 14.00: Spend more time kayaking and swimming at Cong Dam, or relaxing on the boat. If the weather allows, we can take a glance at Thay Cave before back to the anchor point. 16.30: Return to the main boat and enjoy the sunset party afterward 19.00: Dinner will be served. 20.30: Free time for joining Games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing. Day 3: Thien Canh Son Cave – Hon Gai Harbor 06.30: Start early Tai Chi demonstration on sundeck. 07.30: Breakfast will be served in Western style and furthermore with Vietnamese traditional food. 08.00: Explore the well-hidden Thien Canh Son Cave and enjoy a white sandy beach at Hon Co Island. The tour guide will provide some interesting stories of Ha Long Bay and this cave, made by Mother Nature. 09.00: Back to the boat to pack and check out of your cabin. Prepare to join in a traditional cooking demonstration. 10.30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat. 11.00: Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch. 12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier. Farewell Halong Bay then returns to Hanoi 15.00: Finish your excursion

Ha Long Bay: Luxury Cruise 2-Day With All Activities & Guide

4. Ha Long Bay: Luxury Cruise 2-Day With All Activities & Guide

DAY 1: Ha Noi – Halong (L/D) 08:30 – 09:00Pick you up at hotel in Hanoi and transfer to Halong, it takes 2.30 - 3 hours ( for who book our transfer service) 11:45Ready at Check-in Lounge 12:00 Boarding time, check in your cabin. Followed by activities such as: boarding the Cruise for departure, Welcome drink will be served and cruise briefing, safety instructions, check-in cabins by Cruise Manager. 13:30Great lunch is served while cruising passing by islets. 15:30Kayaking around Luon Cave, visit Titop Island. Free choice of activities such as sunbathing, swimming and conquering the peak of the biggest island in Halong and taking panoramic photos of Halong bay in the afternoon. 18:00 Happy Hour. Buy 2 beverage get 1 for free 19.00Cooking Class. Our Chef will demonstrate the preparation of a particular Vietnamese cuisine in the dining room. Our guide will let you know what item will be prepared and will explain the process during the demonstration. Duration about 20 – 30 minutes 19:30Under the magnificent night sky, our luxury set menu dinner is served with variety of Vietnamese and Asian foods 21:00Joining the squid fishing on boat with our crews and can enjoy the squid cooked with assistance from our chef or laze yourself with our happy-hour drinks at the bar Overnight on Cruises DAY 2: Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B/L) 06:15 Tai Chi class on the Sun-Deck 07:15Have light breakfast with Coffee, tea, and bakeries on board 07:45 Arrive at the Surprising cave, the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay with 10,000 square meters, when you visit the cave like our Vietnamese house with three chambers as lobby, dining room and bedroom with most beautiful stalagmites and stalactites. We will tour the cave for about 60 minutes. 09:00 Upon return to the boat you will have time to freshen up and finish packing. When checking out please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins. 09.40 Brunch is served. After brunch, Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier. 10:45 Disembark at Halong International harbour 12:00 Bus pick-up and transfer back to Hanoi 15:00 The end trip at Hanoi Old Quarter

Bai Tu Long and Ha Long Bay: 2-Day Exploration Cruise

5. Bai Tu Long and Ha Long Bay: 2-Day Exploration Cruise

DAY 1: HANOI – BAI CHAY – HA LONG BAY (L/D) 08h00 – 08h30: Leave Ha Noi city for Ha Long International Cruise Port in Bai Chay town, Ha Long city. Refresh up at the lounge. 12h00 – 12h30: Embark on Oriental Sails. Enjoy a welcome drink and get a brief introduction to the cruise and safety guidelines. Check in to your cabin. 15h00 – 16h00: Join a guided visit to Sung Sot Cave (also called Amazing Cave), one of the biggest and the most beautiful caves in Ha Long Bay. 16h00 – 17h00: Climb to the peak of Titov Island for a panoramic view of the bay. Going down and relaxing on the beach, swimming in the crystal water. 17h20: Return to Oriental Sails, enjoy the sunset while relaxing with Happy hour from now to dinner time at the bar. 18h00: Enjoy happy hours with free finger food and various drinks at discounts. Take part in a cooking demonstration and food décor with our Chef 19h00 – 21h00: Dinner is served. Private dinner is available on request 21h00 – 22h00: Time of second happy hours to the late night or join squid fishing with the crew, sing karaoke or just laze around or relax in your cabin. DAY 2: HA LONG BAY – HANOI (B/L) 06h30: Welcome a new day with amazing dawn on the Legendary Gulf of Tonkin. Refresh your body & soul with a Tai-chi lesson on sundeck. 07h00 – 08h00: Catch a morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, and have breakfast while charming the labyrinth of Karst. 8h00 – 9h00: Join a guided to explore hidden parts of the bay, Luon cave. We share a sampan with other tours with a local rower or take a kayak on your own. Option kayaking to choose at your own expense. 09h00: Return to Oriental Sails for a shower. 09h30: Check out your cabin. Continue to enjoy the picturesque route toward Bai Chay bridge and snap some photos. 10h50: Have lunch. 12h00: Disembark. Cruise ends. 12h00 – 16h30: Transfer back to Ha Noi City and the trip finishes at the hotel around 15h30.

From Hanoi: 3-Day Lan Ha Bay Luxury Cruise & Viet Hai Cycle

6. From Hanoi: 3-Day Lan Ha Bay Luxury Cruise & Viet Hai Cycle

DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY ON CRUISE (L/D) 08:00 – 08:45 Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter. Start 2,5 hour road journey on shuttle bus 12:30 – 13:00 Welcome to Cruise, enjoy a welcome drink while Cruise Manager gives a brief introduction, safety guidelines. Receive the room key, check in your room. 13:00- 13:15 Enjoy a typical lunch in the luxury dining room while Cruise slowly glides between the sea-green color. 15:00 You can go downstairs at reception for the outdoor activities. Drop anchor for swimming or just simply sunbathe on cruise. Also, you can do kayaking under our tour guide’s instructions. Come back to Cruise 17:30 Summit on the sundeck for watching the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin, you are invited to Sunset party 18:00 You take part in cooking demonstration. We will guide you how to make the traditional Vietnamese dish – deep fried spring rolls or fresh summer rolls. 19:15 The delicate dinner is served with fresh food menu. After dinner, reward yourself with a large selection of cocktails at panoramic bar or go down to the entrance for the squid fishing. DAY 2: LAN HA BAY – VIET HAI VILLAGE IN CAT BA ISLAND (B/L/D) If you do not want to go with the Day Boat you can stay on cruise. The itinerary might be changed with notice by the Cruise Manager or the Captain if the weather is not good. 05:30 – 06:00 Wake up early for the sunrise 06:30 Early morning sun risers can enjoy Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Tai Chi helps focus the mind and condition the body. 07:00 Joining breakfast in a panorama view of the world heritage site. 08:30 – 09:00 The Day Boat coming to pick you up at Cruise and cruising along with Lan Ha Bay. 10:00 Transfer you to Cat Ba island and there you can do cycling through Viet Hai Village in Cat Ba national park, discover local people life 12:00 Enjoy the lunch with beautiful view on the Day Boat. 13:15 Kayaking around small fishing village 15:00 Swimming in the sea-green water in Lan Ha Bay. Say goodbye to the crews and come back to main cruise. 17:30 You are invited to Sunset party (we serve you local wine, some fruits) 18:00 You take part in cooking demonstration – deep fried spring rolls or fresh summer rolls. Dinner is served. After dinner, you will have time for rest, drink, listen to music or take some massage to refresh the body also ideal. DAY 3: LAN HA BAY – HALONG BAY – HANOI (B/L) 05:30 – 06:00 Wake up early for the sunrise 06:30 Enjoy Tai Chi session on the sundeck 07:00 Have breakfast with the morning view of bay’s landscape. 08:00 You will go to visit the Dark & Bright Water Cave by the tender to the small floating house and there you can have opportunity to explore the cave on local bamboo boat rowed by the locals. 09:15 – 09:30 Come back to Cruise and pack your luggage. 09:45 Check-out of your room, returns the room key. 10:15 Brunch is served. 11:30 Leaving to the cruise. 11:45 – 12:00 Return to Hanoi by comfortable air-con shuttle bus 15:00 Will arrived Hanoi

Hanoi: Lan Ha Bay 2-Day Luxury Cruise With Kayaking

7. Hanoi: Lan Ha Bay 2-Day Luxury Cruise With Kayaking

DAY 1: 08:30: Tour guide and Shuttle Bus pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Arrive to Tuan Chau harbor. Welcome to Cruise and enjoy Welcome drink, meet the captain, crew to get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Complete check-in procedure. Enjoy Vietnamese seafood and vegetarian lunch, while cruising in the magnificent Halong – Lan Ha Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. Continue cruising through Con Vit Islet, Thumb Islet and Gia Luan Habour where belonged to Cat Ba area. Discover lagoon natural area belonged to Lan Ha Bay. Drop anchor for swimming or just simply sunbathe on cruise. You will do Kayaking under tour guide’s instructions in so many beautiful spots, then Swimming or just simply sunbathe on cruise. Come back to Cruise and participate in our Sunset party. Take photos and relax. Time for dinner enjoying special seafood and Vietnamese typical food on the cruise. Evening entertainments: play game on the cruise: cards game, chess, squid fishing, relaxing with massage service and overnight on the cruise. DAY 2 Have breakfast. Morning view of bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. Tourists visit the famous Frog Pond. Here you can freely kayak and explore the landscape, or swim. Back to your cabin, take relax and check carefully all the luggage before leaving your cabin. Check-out from the private cabin and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay for room service. Complete check-out procedure and enjoy your last lunch at cruise. Cruise back Tuan Chau Harbor, tourist say goodbye to sailors and finish the cruise. Return to Hanoi. 15:00 – 15:30: Arrive in Hanoi

From Hanoi: 2-Day Ha Long and Lan Ha Bay Cruise with Meals

8. From Hanoi: 2-Day Ha Long and Lan Ha Bay Cruise with Meals

DAY 1: HALONG BAY- LAN HA BAY( KAYAKING/SWIMMING) –SUNSET PARTY 08:30: Tour guide and Shuttle Bus pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. 10:30: Arrive in Hai Duong province, and have 20 minutes short break. 11:30 – 12:00: Arrive to Tuan Chau harbor. 12:00 – 12:30 Welcome to Cruise and enjoy Welcome drink, meet the captain, crew to get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Complete check-in procedure. 13:00: Enjoy Vietnamese seafood and vegetarian lunch, while cruising in the magnificent Halong – Lan Ha Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. Continue cruising through Con Vit Islet, Thumb Islet and Gia Luan Habour where belonged to Cat Ba area. Discover lagoon natural area belonged to Lan Ha Bay. Drop anchor for swimming or just simply sunbathe on cruise. 15h45: You will do Kayaking under tour guide’s instructions in so many beautiful spots, then swimming or just simply sunbathe on cruise. Heading back toward the sleeping area 18.00: Come back to cruise and participate in our Sunset party. Take photos and relax. 19:00: Time for dinner enjoying special seafood and Vietnamese typical food on the cruise. 21:00: Evening entertainments: play game on the cruise: cards game, chess, squid fishing, relaxing with massage service and overnight on the cruise. DAY 2: LAN HA BAY- HANOI 7:00-7:45: Have breakfast. Morning view of bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. 08:00: Mingling yourself in the stunning views of the Bay and it’s dramatic limestone islets. Tourists visit the famous Frog Pond. Here you can freely kayak and explore the landscape, or swim... 09:15: Back to your cabin, take relax and check carefully all the luggage before leaving your cabin. 9:30: Check-out from the private cabin and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay for room service. Complete check-out procedure and enjoy your last lunch at cruise. 11:30: Cruise are landing Tuan Chau Harbor, tourist say goodbye to sailors and finish the cruise. 12:00 – 12:30: Return to Hanoi. 15:00 – 15:30: Arrive in Hanoi

Bai Tu Long Bay 2-day Cruise Cave, Kayaking, Fishing Village

9. Bai Tu Long Bay 2-day Cruise Cave, Kayaking, Fishing Village

DAY 1: HA NOI- BAI TU LONG BAY-KAYAKING-VUNG VIENG FISHING VILLAGE 8:00-8:30 AM shuttle bus will pick-up all around Hanoi Old Quarter Hotel (upon request) 11:30 Ready at Athena check-in lounge 12:00 Boarding time. 13:00 Check-in your cabin. 13:15 The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions. 13:30 Enjoy the Buffet Lunch with the best products of the Bay. 14:45 Visit the Vung Vieng Floating fishing village by kayak or bamboo boat 15:30-16:30 If you want to relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities feel free to use our sauna for no extra cost. 16:30 Relaxing time: the right moment for a massage or to take some pictures of the spectacular sunset in the bay. 17:00-18.30 Happy Hour: buy 01 get 01 drink 17:30 The Cooking Demonstration is waiting for you to discover the secrets of Vietnamese Cuisine 19:00 Dinner is ready in the restaurant. Fill your senses with a selection of Western fusion food and Vietnamese traditional dishes. 21:00 Enjoy the Squid Fishing activity. DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY-THIEN CANH SON CAVE- HA NOI 06:30 Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi – A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck. Tea and coffee are served. 07:00 Light breakfast is served. 07:30 Explore Thien Canh Son cave in Ha Long Bay. Witness its beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Note: there are about 200 steps to get up to the cave. 09:00 Check out time. Please put your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk. Our staff will transfer your luggage to our lounge for you. Bill settlement at the reception desk. 09:30 Brunch is served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck. 10:45 The boat arrives at the pier.

From Hanoi: 3-Day Halong & Lan Ha Bay Cruise with Cave Tour

10. From Hanoi: 3-Day Halong & Lan Ha Bay Cruise with Cave Tour

Spend three days exploring Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay aboard a luxury ship. Visit the best sites, including the inside of local caves. Have fun kayaking, playing games on board, and tai chi each morning.    Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay  Get picked up from your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter and brought to the ship port. Board the ship and enjoy a welcome cocktail from the crew members. Listen to the safety training as the boat sets sail to Lan Ha Bay.   Start your vacation with traditional Vietnamese food in the onboard restaurant. Then take part in some kayaking fun, exploring the beauty of nature in the hidden lagoon as you paddle through caves, gaze up at stalactites, and go swimming in the emerald waters.    Back onboard take advantage of the nightly happy hour deals and join in a traditional cooking class. Feel free to relax on the boat and join in on some of the evening activities including karaoke.   Day 2: Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay Full Day  Start your day with Tai chi on the sundeck followed by a light breakfast in the dining room. Take in the stunning landscape of Cat Ba rain forest and dark tunnels, witness the scenery of rice fields, visit the ancient house, and get closer to local life.    Take a break for lunch and then continue to discover the local life and food of Cat Ba township. Visit Bao Trai Dao, a peaceful body of water perfect for kayaking or relaxing on the sandy beach. Get back onboard the cruise and have some Tapas prepared by the chef.    Admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin while having a few drinks at the bar on the top deck. Experience the intimate romantic setting as you sit for your deluxe dinner to end day two.   Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi  Begin the final day with Tai chi and breakfast again. Participate in Kayaking activities in the Ao Ech area, before returning to the boat to relax before brunch. The ship will then return to port and you will be dropped back at your hotel. 

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4.4 / 5

based on 15 reviews

We had such an amazing time on our Lan Ha Bay cruise. It was the highlight of our trip to Vietnam so far. Everything from the incredible staff / hospitality, to the fantastic food, and our room were top notch. This is a definite recommend to anyone visiting Vietnam.

from the looks of the other cruise vessels in the bay. this was onenof the prettiest and nicest. insist on a balcony stateroom on 3rd deck level. the staff was extremely friendly and kind. Special shout out to Peter and Linh. great job

It was an excellent experience on the cruise with stunning views, very friendly and helpful staff and crews. I almost spent my whole night lying on the deck gazing at stars overhead.

Fantastic cruise, Thuy our host was great and very welcoming. Highly recommend.

Our ship is as great , food amazing and service great.