ORCHID CLASSIC CRUISE 14 cabins/ boat with full ocean view and private balcony
|SUITE||PREMIUM SUITE||EXCLUSIVE SUITE|
|No of cabins||8||4||2|
|Size||36 m2||36 m2||45 m2|
|Type of bed||Double or Twin||Double or Twin||Double – round|
|No of persons allowed||2 adults + 1 child||2 adults + 1 child||2 adults + 1 child|
DAY 1: HANOI - HA LONG BAY - LAN HA BAY (Lunch, Dinner)
08:30: Luxury van picks you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta on the way to Ha Long Bay.
11:30: Arriving at waiting lounge, have check-in procedures.
12:15: Transfer to Orchid Classic by a feedder boat. Welcome our guests onboard, here passengers can enjoy our special home-made welcome drink. Guests will be seated in our restaurant to receive their cruise briefing & safety instructions.
13:00: Passenger will be taking lunch while we cruise and visit Ha Long Bay – Lan Ha Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
15:00: We progress to Dark and Bright Caves, the ideal place for you to get up and close to Ha Long Bay by bamboo boat or kayak.
17:00: Orchid Classic enters a less populated area at Tra Bau – Lan Ha Bay. Enjoy a nice swim in the green emerald water.
18:00: Onboard you may join a cooking demontration, enjoy the Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1) at the bar while watching the view of the bay at sunset.
Option: Massage service available. Please book with our Cruise Manager directly.
19:15: Savor a deluxe dinner made with the freshest ingredients in a sophisticated space with elegant French neoclassical style and traditional oriental touches.
21:00: Relax on the sundeck & have a drink at Happy Hour. Watch the calm and soothing landscape of the bay at night. Try your hand-skill at squid fishing or watch a movie in the restaurant.
23:00: Overnight on board.
DAY 2: LAN HA BAY (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
06:30: The day starts early onboard with a Tai Chi session on the sundeck.
07:00: Breakfast is served in the restaurant with morning view of our bay’s landscape, then we continue our journey.
08:45: Boarding Orchid day boat to visit Viet Hai fishing village. Cycling along the village (Optional electric car service is available) to enjoy the stunning landscape of Cat Ba rain forest and dark tunnels, witness the scenery of rice field, visit the ancient house, get closer to local life.
11:00: Return to the boat and enjoy lunch.
14:00: Visit Bao Trai Dao (Three peach islets), this peaceful body of water has beautiful scenery, making it the perfect place for scenic kayaking or relaxing on sandy beach.
17:00: Back on Orchid Classic and have some Tapas prepared by chef. It’s time to contemplate the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin while having few drink during Happy Hour at our bar on the top deck.
19:15: Deluxe Dinner is served. Experience a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting – take the time to enjoy our delicious local food prepared and served to you by our lovely caterers.
21:30: It’s time to admire the beauty of the night on the bay, our bar on sundeck and in the restaurant welcome you. You can also try your luck with squid fishing or watch a movie in the restaurant, we also have chess and cards for you.
23:00: Overnight on board.
DAY 3: HA LONG BAY - HANOI (Brunch)
06.30: It is a perfect time to refresh and indulge yourself in a peaceful beauty of the bay with a tai chi session on sundeck. If you want to hunt for dawn, get up from 5:30 to 6:00 depending on the season.
07:00: We will have breakfast at the restaurant while continuing the cruise.
07:45: Kayaking activities at Ao Ech area is held to discover the hidden charm of Ha Long – Lan Ha Bay.
08:30: Orchid Cruises welcomes you back on board and it is time for checking out.
10:00: Enjoy a delightful brunch at our restaurant while cruising back.
11:30: Disembark Orchid Classic at Tuan Chau Marina, say best wishes, end your cruise with us.
14:30: Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip.