Indochina sails in Halong Bay 2 days 1 night
Indochina sails in Halong Bay 2 days 1 night
Backed by over 10 years experience hosting international guests on the tranquil waters of Halong Bay, Indochina Sails has set a new standard for luxury cruising. The first company to offer overnight cruises on the bay, we are now widely known as the number one choice for discerning travellers. Our fleet of six newly built wooden junks are designed in time-honoured traditional style, with contemporary and luxurious cabins and facilities. What better way to experience the natural beauty and spectacular seascape of this UNESCO World Heritage site than on board an Indochina Sails junk!
The programe below is applied for both Indochina Sails & Valentine Cruise.
|Day 1: Hanoi – Halong|
|08.00 – 08.30||Pick up from your hotel, transfer to Halong|
|11.30||Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.|
|12.15||Transfer by tender to the boat – enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.|
|12.30||Depart by boat to Halong Bay – start cruise and check-in to cabins.|
|13.00 – 14.00||Lunch – enjoy deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Lunch. Massage service available beginning after lunch and throughout the cruise. Please book in advance with Viet Value Travel|
|14.30||Arrive at Titop Island. Enjoy swimming, relaxing on the beach and climbing the steps to the top of the mountain on the island for fantastic views and photo opportunities. Water and towels will be supplied. We will spend about 45 minutes on the island.|
|15.15||Return to the boat and sail for about 45 minutes to our second stop – the Bat Cave area.|
|16.00||Arrive at the Bat Cave area. There are two programs to choose from at this time|
|Option 1||40 minute kayaking program to the nearby Bat Cave and lagoon and surrounding waters. Water is supplied.|
|Option 2||visit the Cua Van floating fishing village, the largest floating fishing village in Halong Bay. There are about 130 floating houses and about 600 people live and work in the village. We will travel to the village on the tender and tour the village for approximately 20 minutes.|
|17.45||Depart and sail for about 30 minutes to Luon Bo area, where we will anchor for overnight.|
|19.00 – 20.30||Dinner – deluxe Vietnamese & Western Buffet or Set Menu Dinner.|
|20.30||Evening activities include: film entertainment in the dining room at approximately 9:00, board games and playing cards are available, and massage services are available. We also offer Squid fishing on the Boat.|
|21.00 – 23.00||Happy Hour! Buy one drink – get one free (wine excluded)|
|23.00||End of Program for Day One.|
|19.30 – 21.00||Dinner at the restaurant with prepared menu|
|Day 2: Halong – Hanoi|
|06.30||Enjoy Tai Chi on the sundeck.|
|07.00||Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.|
|07.45||Arrive by boat at the Surprise Cave – Optional tour program: prepare for visiting the Surprise Cave OR relax onboard the boat. Massage service is available.|
|08.00||Transfer by tender to the Surprise Cave. Tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes.|
|09.00||Upon return to the boat please check-out of cabins. Please leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer to the pier).|
|09.00 – 09.30||Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). Depart for Bai Chay/Halong pier.|
|09.30||Enjoy Breakfast Set Menu or Buffet in the dining room. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.|
|11.00||Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier. Transfer by tender to the pier; relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.|
|16.00||Tour ends at your hotel|
Price (Per Person in US Dollar)
- Shuttle bus: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi.
- Welcome drinks on board
- Entrance and sightseeing fees
- Expert English speaking tour guide
- Air-conditioned Cabin & equipped cold/hot shower
- Private bathroom in each cabin
- 1 lunch + 1 dinner +1 mini breakfast
- Travel insurance and services fees
- Airfare & hotel in Hanoi
- Visa fee
- Spa & Massage
- Transfers & Transport.
- Kayak rent.
- Any drinks not mentioned on board
- Other personal expenses
- Other services not mentioned above
Private Transfer Services:
- This service will be available as option when you book a cruise trip
- Children under 5 years old: FOC, sharing cabin with parents, limiting 01 child with 01 booking only
- Children 5 – 12 years old: surcharge based on specific cabin type, sharing cabin with parents ( Please contact us for detailed prices ).
What to bring:
- Original passport, swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent
- Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
- The itinerary may be subject to change due to the bad weather condition.
- Surcharge: addtional charge of 25% on 24 Dec, New Year 31 Dec, Lunar new year’s eve.