Day 01 HANOI – HALONG BAY
7.30 – 19.30 we will come to pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi centre by our shuttle bus.
On the way to Halong City, you will have a chance to enjoy the beautiful landscape of the the Red River Delta.
Stopover at the province of Hai Duong for refreshment about 20 – 30 minutes
After arriving at Tuan Chau island, you will take a break and enjoy welcome drink at Image Halong Cruise Lounge and then transfer to Pelican Halong Cruise.
when you have already embarked, Welcome drink is served; a cruise briefing about safety instructions would be conducted by our crew. Check in your cabin and sttart cruising and explore Halong Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
Have a lunch with both Vietnamese and International dishes served while cruising through the bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas, such as Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Soi Sim beach, Coconut Three Island.
The journey continue with a visit to Luon cave, the perfect combination of lime-stone mountains and jade-green sea by bamboo boat with the locals or kayaking based on your preference. Enjoy quiet space and fresh and peaceful air, you will feel relaxed truly. If you are lucky enough, you will see monkeys on islands.
Have a visit to the beautiful Ti Top beach for swimming (if the weather permits). The beach is especially famous for its fresh atmosphere, crystal clean water, and smooth white sand that create a great ambience for tourists to relax or you can take steps to reach on the top of Ti Top beach to have a whole panoramic view of Halong Bay.
Back to the boat and free time while sailing to Luon Bo area, and anchor overnight.
Option: Massage services are available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
You will have a chance to join the Cooking class on sundeck – How to make Vietnamese spring rolls – traditional Vietnamese food. Then enjoy Happy Hour (Buy one drink-get one free). It is time for you to talk with other guests and relaxing. Watch the magnificent sunset over Halong Bay.
19.30 – 23.00 : Dinner – Deluxe Vietnamese and International BBQ Set Menu Dinner is served on board.
There are various evening activities you could choose to attend, including Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar, watching movies and many sort of Vietnam cultural films, relaxing and spending a romantic night on Image Halong Cruise’s music, playing cards, chess are available, reading magazines in room and dining room.
You may also try squid fishing & fishing from the boat with the help of cruise.
23.00 End of Program for Day One.
Day 02 HA LONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)
06.00 – 08.00: your new day starts early on board with Tai Chi session on the sundeck during the sunrise. Tai chi also called Tai chi chuan, combines deep breathing and relaxation with slow and gentle movements.
Coffee, tea and pastries for breakfast are served in the dining room with the view overlooking to the bay’s landscape in the peaceful morning.
08.00 – 11.30: Our tenders will take you to Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance. It takes approximately 45 minutes for you to finish the cave visit. The Cave is known as one of the most biggest cave in Halong bay with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Please, note that proper shoes are highly recommended.
Back to Pelican Halong Cruises. Check out and settle your bill at reception.
Have a lunch while cruising back to the Tuan Chau Wharf. Relaxing on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery while approaching the wharf.
You will disembark at Tuan Chau Wharf. Say goodbye to the crew.
12.00 – 17.00: Our shuttle bus would drive you return to Hanoi.
Stop over the middle to visit a traditional workshop and refreshment about 30 minutes.
Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip.