DAY 01: HANOI - HALONG BAY - PHOENIX CRUISE (L, D)
08:00 Get picked up at your hotel in Hanoi, then transferred to Halong Bay with 15 minute break en route.
11:30 Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.
11:45 - 12:00 Get aboard Phoenix Cruise ship. Be greeted by Phoenix Crew and Cruise Manager.
12:00 Welcome Cocktail - cruise briefing, safety instructions, check-in cabins.
13:00 Enjoy a fresh seafood lunch (vegetable menu available) would be served while the boat is gliding out.
14:00 A short tender ride from the middle of the bay to an island for the famous Sung Sot Cave, followed by fun kayaking around the area.
17:00 As the sun sets over the bay, you are free to swim from the boat or just relax on sundeck with your favorite drink.
19:00 Dinner is served with typically local seafood. Overnight on board.
DAY 02: HALONG BAY - HANOI (B, L)
06:00 Start a new day by enjoying the beautiful sunrise on Halong Bay. Be ready with your camera for a stunning vista in the serene bay.
07:00 Visit an island and relax on its beach, or walk up to the top for the panoramic view of the anchorage area.
08:00 Learn recipes and techniques that go into the most popular dish of the Vietnamese food on sundeck just before lunch time. Lunch is served when cruising back to the harbor.
10:45 Arrive at the wharf. Cruise disembarkation.
11:30 Drive back to Hanoi.
16:30 Get dropped off at your hotel in Hanoi Tour ends!