DAY 1: HANOI – HAI PHONG – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY (Lunch, Dinner)
09:00-9:15: You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter by luxury sharing van to take the new highway to Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town, Haiphong City where we arrive at around 11h30. The passengers have a chance to experience on longest and newest bridge in South East Asia area. You can take special tea at Orchid Premium Cruises lounge by warm welcome
12:15: Transfer by tender to the ORCHID PREMIUM CRUISES.
12:30: We welcome our guests onboard the ORCHID PREMIUM CRUISES and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Lan Ha Bay.
13:00: Deluxe lunch set menu is served in the dinning room at the first floor
14:15: We progress to visit Viet Hai village on Cat Ba island. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (included).
17:45: Returning ORCHID PREMIUM CRUISES, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin and passengers have a chance to view whole beautiful Ha Long Bay & Lan Ha Bay during enjoying outdoor Jacuzzi on the top deck. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class and enjoy deluxe afternoon tea. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal.
19:30: Sumptuous Candlelight Deluxe A La Carte is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting
21:30: Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board at Tra Bau area.
23:00: End of Day One program
DAY 2: LAN HA BAY – HANOI (Breakfast, Brunch)
06:00: Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve the breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out to explore the bay in the area where Frog Lake is situated.
7:45: You enjoy on your own for kayaking at Frog Lake area to discover the hidden charm of Lan Ha Bay
9:30: Come back on board and it is time for checking out
10:00: While cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch
10:30: Tea Ceremony is served at the restaurant. You will learn how to enjoy Vietnamese tea and Vietnamese cultural at this ceremony. Joining Tea Ceremony with our crews team and have great fun with us!
11:35: We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark
We bid farewell at GOT ferry, this is the end of the program.
15:00 : Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip
Thank you for your enjoyed the trip with us. We look forward to serve you in next time trip. Cheers-up from “HALONG VIP CRUISES”.
Price : Special offer on request.
Child below 5 years old is F.O.C sharing room with parents.
Child from 5 to 12 staying on separate bed: charge 75% adult price, sharing room with parents
Child over 12 years old consider adult
Welcome local fresh juices drinks.
Welcome fresh towel.
Unlimited use of outdoor Jacuzzi.
English speaking butler service 24/24h.
All rooms with private terrace & full ocean view, Jacuzzi & bathtub.
Fruits, snack & nuts in room.
Free mini bar in room( 02 bottle of water 500ml, 02 can of coca cola, 02 can of sprite)
2D1N Cruise: 01 set menu lunch, 01 a la carte dinner, 01 set menu breakfast and 1 set menu Brunch. Room services is available.
Music, bars Entertainment with Piano free.
Cookery & Vietnamese tea demonstration, cooking class,.
Free Kayaking, Tai Chi exercise on Top deck.
Explore local cultures by biking at Viet Hai village.
Free Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi internet connectively has a limited coverage and unstable due to moving cruise and mountain nearby).
Service charges and government tax.
Luxury mini van sharing Hanoi- Got ferry, Haiphong- Hanoi.
Airfare, visa arrangements.
Beauty Spa Services & Massage.
Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses.
All other services not clearly mentioned above.
WHAT TO BRING TO THE TOUR
Sun block, warm clothes for winter
Camera + Film
Wide brim hat
Swimming costume for summer
Proper shoes for cave sharing
HALONG VIP CRUISES/ ETG VIETNAM TRAVEL
Office: 11th Floor, Charmvit Tower, 117 Tran Duy Hung Street, Cau Giay District, Hanoi
Tell: +84 8 662 13468. Hotline: +84 973 385 888