Orchid Cruise 2 days/ 1 night

Duration:  2 days/1 night

Group size:  28 pax

Itinerary: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Ba Trai Dao Islet - Lan Ha Bay - Viet Hai Village - Dark Cave & Light Cave - Halong - Hanoi

  • Price
  • $232.0 $197.2 (per person)

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Explore one of the largest and the most beautiful caves on Halong Bay. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking on the vast sea, and exploring the natural beauty of many Islets. Moreover, you will also have a chance to join our Cooking class to challenge your skills in preparing a very famous Vietnamese dish - Spring roll.

Highlights

Explore an unique and less touristy route in Lan Ha Bay - Off the beaten track!

Stay in luxury amenities with a comfortable bed and big private balcony

Enjoy a wide sundeck offers a ton of light & incredible views

Tour options

Premium Suite Balcony

Description Price for Premium Suite Balcony

Adult 2+ 3+ 4+
Price/pax 268.00 266.00 264.00
$268.0 $227.8

Suite Balcony

Description Price for Suite Balcony

Adult 2+ 3+ 4+ 6+ 8+
Price/pax 230.00 228.00 226.00 224.00 222.00
April 08, 2017
$232.0 $197.2
8 Booked

Orchid Exclusive Suite

Description Price for Orchid Exclusive Suite

$328.0 $278.8

Family Suite Balcony

Description Family Suite Balcony, min = 3 adults, max = 4 adults

Adult 3+ 4+
Price/pax 250.00 216.00
from $250.0
(per person)

Itinerary details  

Day 1 : Hanoi - Hai Phong - Halong - Lan Ha Bay (L/D)

9h00: You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter (only for those who choose pick up service) to take the highway to Dinh Vu Port, Hai Phong where we arrive at around 11h30. You can take special tea at Orchid Cruise’s lounge by warm welcome.
12h00: Transfer by tender to the ORCHID CRUISE. On the way to the main boat, you will have a chance to see Cai Trap canal.
12h15: We welcome our guests onboard the ORCHID CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
12h40: Your Halong Bay Cruise boat proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. We have lunch before continuing our journey via the islets of Con Vit and Gia Luan. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island - Thoi Quyt area - Coc Ngoi islet - through Cua Van to Ba Trai Dao area.
14h45: We progress to Ba Trai Dao beach area of Lan Ha Bay a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. The region is known for its pristine beaches and spectacular beauty, having about 400 fascinating islands. Unlike the main, Halong Bay, the islands of Lan Ha Bay are forested, and most are small in stature.
15h00: We take you for a trip in the small coracles, used by fishermen for centuries. You will learn how they go about their trade, casting the nets, whilst navigating the waters in their tiny craft.
Alternatively, you may prefer to try your hand at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay, in the Ba Trai Dao area (this program applies between the months of April and November)
In the winter months, (December to March) Tourists instead, may visit Viet Hai village with guide. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric cart service is available (at an extra cost).
Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
17h45: Returning your Halong Bay Cruise boat you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal
19h30: Dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting
21h30: Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.
Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
23h00: End of Day One program
Day 2 : Halong - Hanoi (B/L)
06h00: Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out in canoes to explore the bay in the area where the Dark & Bright Cave is situated.
9h45: Visitors then return to your Halong Bay Cruise boat for check-out procedures
10h15: Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch
11h35: We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.
12h10: We bid farewell at Dinh Vu port, this is the end of the program. We hope you have enjoyed your time with us and wish you a safe onward journey.
15h00: Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip

What's Included  

  • VAT
  • Luxury cabin with A/C
  • Sightseeing entrance fees
  • English speaking tour guide on boat
  • All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries ( Breakfast=B, Lunch = L, Dinner=D)
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin
  • Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (if the weather permits), Fishing, Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment

What's Not Included  

  • Beverages
  • Airfare, VISA arrangement
  • Beauty Spa Services & Massage
  • Tips & Others Personal Expenses
  • Shuttle bus Hanoi – Hai Phong – Hanoi (bookable in next step)
  • All other services not clearly mentioned in Inclusions

Product ID:
T31ORC01


 
April 08, 2017
$232.0 $197.2
8 Booked

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Tour options

  Premium Suite Balcony
$268.0 $227.8
  Suite Balcony
$232.0 $197.2
  Orchid Exclusive Suite
$328.0 $278.8
  Family Suite Balcony
from $250.0
(per person)

Pickup options

Pickup: 
Meeting point:  Dinh Vu port, Hai Phong - 11:30 am

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