DAY 1: HANOI - HALONG BAY (L/D)
7.45-8.15 We will pick you up from your hotel and transfer to Halong Bay.
12.30 You will board our boat at Tuan Chau Port, and then enjoy welcome drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.
13.15 – 14.00 Passengers enjoy the deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Lunch. Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the cruise. Please book in advance with your Cruise Manager.
14.00 – 16.30 Our Junk will cruise through Halong Bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas, such as Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Finger Islet.
16.30 You will arrive at Cua Van Floating Fishing Village which is one of the largest fishing villages on the Bay. You can choose between kayaking through the village or visiting on small bamboo boats (sampans) rowed by villagers.
18.00 It is time to depart and sail for about 30 minutes to Luon Bo area, and drop the anchor for overnight.
18.00 – 18.30 You will have a chance to attend the Fruit and Vegetable carving lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef will do Fruit and Vegetable carving, showing the guests how to decorate and make some traditional Vietnamese food.
18.00 -19.00 The first of two Happy Hours begins! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).
19.30 Dinner is served to the guests.
20.45 There are variety of evening activities you could choose, such as board games like cards or Parcheesi, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew.
21.00 – 22.00 Enjoy the second Happy Hour! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).
23.00 End of Program for Day One.
DAY 2: HALONG BAY - HANOI (BRUNCH)
06.45 Enjoy a cup of coffee, tea and breakfast pastries in the dining room.
07.00 You will attend Chi instruction on the sundeck (lasting for about 30 minutes). It would help you refresh yourself to start a new day with a lot of activities.
07.45 – 9.00 Tenders will take you to the Titov Island. Spending one hour on the island allows you to climb to the peak for a breathtaking panoramic view of the Bay (there is also an expansive viewing deck half way up). After the climb, you will have time free to relax on the beach and have a swim.
09.00 Upon returning to the boat, guests will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please collect all of your possessions from the cabins and leave heavy luggage outside the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier).
09.30 You will have a full breakfast in the dining room. Bills are settled after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
11.00 After arriving at Tuan Chau port., you can relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.