DAY 1: HANOI CITY – TUAN CHAU ISLAND – SERENITY CRUISES (B/L/D)
8.30- 9.00 am: Pick-up time from Old Quarter, Hanoi city.
We have 3 options for transfer Hanoi – Halong bay as below, please register
- Cheapest option: Regular tourist bus costing 25USD per person round trip taking 4 hours driving per way
- Medium option: Luxury Limousine 35USD per person round trip taking 2.5 hours driving
- Private car: (contact) – 2.5 hours driving
11.30: Arrive in Tuan Chau Wharf, the highspeed boat is waiting for you and transfer you to Serenity cruise
12.00: Check in and relax on the cruise. Get warmly welcome on boat, Enjoy the welcome drink while listening to cruise manager briefly delivers safety introduction. After that you will check in your cabin.
12.45 – 14:00: Enjoy buffet lunch with variety options of food. Please notice us at least 1 days before departure date if you are vegetarian or have special request of food.
In the meantime, the cruise will do the trip to Halong bay, pass to small part of Bai Tu Long bay. After your lunch, I would recommend you to stay on sundeck to relax and enjoy beautiful of Halong bay.
15.00: Hit the water on kayak and go swimming at the place of the intersection of all 3 bays Halong bay – Bai Tu Long bay and Lan Ha bay.
SERENITY CRUISE reaches Dau Be Island, one of the most beautiful islands located in the South
East of Ha Long bay. It is time to discover Halong bay on your own with your travel buddies – sharing
kayak. Go explore the beauty of nature in hidden lagoon with lots of stalactites hanging down from
the cave ceiling. This activity might depend on the tide level of the bay. In case the tide level is too
high or too low, we will do kayaking in Dark Cave, Bright Cave area. There is a stop for those who
wish to swim and go snorkeling in the lush green water.
16.30: Back to SERENITY CRUISES after outdoor activities, it’s time to relax with a cocktail. Special deal
“Happy Hour” is available from 16.30 – 18.30. You can also join a traditional cooking class presented
by our crew onboard. The cruise will departure for Lan Ha bay and stops at the sleeping area
Before dinner, our experienced captain will choose the most tranquil area to anchor for overnight.
19.00: Taste the life with Deluxe Dinner Set Menu
DAY 2: SERENITY CRUISES -GIA LUAN PIER- HANOI ( B/L)
6.30: Do Taichi on sundeck
Wake up in tranquility and start your second day on SERENITY CRUISES with TAICHI on sundeck.
Afterwards, light breakfast is served.
7.45: Visit Viet Hai village in Cat Ba National Park
Our crew will take you to Viet Hai village, located in the central valley of Cat Ba National Park.
Spending around 30 minutes for biking along, you will feel the peaceful atmosphere, charming
scenery of a traditional village in the coastal North of Vietnam.
9:15: Return to SERENITY CRUISES
You may simply relax on the cruise then spend few minutes to settle your bill and check out cabin from
10:00: Enjoy delightful brunch
Light brunch will be served while SERENITY Cruise slowly navigates back to the harbour.
11.15: Disembark SERENITY CRUISES
12.00-12.15: “Goodbye Lan Ha – Ha Long bay”
Return at Tuan Chau Wharf and get ready for driving back to Hanoi (available for booking in
15.00: Arrive back Hanoi Old Quarter, end of unforgettable trip
- 1. Full furnished cabin with private Ocean ViewBalcony
- 2. English speaking guide onboard
- 3. All meals onboard mentioned (01 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast, 01 brunch)
- 4. Complimentary 2 bottled water in each Cabin, Entrance and sightseeing fees
- 5. Cooking class, Taichi section, Kayak (2 people share a kayak)
- 6. Round-trip transfer Hanoi – Tuan Chau (only available upon request)
- 1. Spa, Massage, Beverages, Personal Expenses
- 2. Surcharge on Christmas, New Year and Lunar New year
- 3. Tips for guide/driver/crew, All other services and items not mentioned specifically above
- 4. Transfer by bus or limousine