Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay (L/D)
08:00: 08:30: Start your trip from your hotel in Hanoi for Halong City. On arrival at Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall – The Oriental Sails Lounge in Hon Gai Tourist Wharf, you check in.
12:30 – 13:00: Embark the Starlight Cruise and set the sails for a wonderful voyage through thousands of small and big islands in all shapes and forms. Refresh yourself with a nice welcome drink and get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Afterwards you check-in into your cabin.
13:15 – 16:00: Enjoy lunch while cruising in the magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay.
16:00 – 17:00: Stop for a visit of the Thien Canh Son Cave – the most beautiful cave in Bai Tu Long Bay.
17:00 – 17:30: Come back to Starlight Cruise and head further to Cong Do Area. This is the perfect time to witness the amazing seascapes of the bay by sunset and relax with Jacuzzi.
17:30 – 19:00: You are free to join the mini-golf on the top deck or take part in a cooking demonstration and food décor with our Chef. Enjoy our Happy hour with finger food served.
19:00 – 21:00: Savor your luxurious dinner. Private dinner is available on request.
21:00 – 22:00: In the evening we offer you some activities like squid fishing with the crew, karaoke or just laze around, relax in your cabin. Overnight on board at Cong Do Area
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay (B/L/D)
06:30 – 07:00: Start your day in the early morning dawn with Tai Chi exercises on sundeck to get fit for a new journey.
07:00 – 08:00: Enjoy your breakfast with mesmerizing views at sunrise.
08:30 – 10:30: Today you embark a day boat to discover the mysterious Lan Ha Bay.
10:30 – 12:00: Make the most of your kayaking at Dark and Light Cave.
12:00- 13:00: Savor your delicious lunch with a colorful menu set.
13:00 – 15:00: Head to Three Peaches Beach for unforgettable moments of relaxing, kayaking and swimming.
15:00 – 17:30: Return to the mother boat and overnight at Cong Do Area.
Day 3: Bai Tu Long Bay – Hanoi (B/L)
06:30 – 7:00: Welcome your new day in the amazing dawn on the Legendary Gulf of Tonkin. Refresh your body & soul by a Tai-chi lesson on sundeck.
07:00 – 08:00: Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Vung Vieng fishing village.
08:00 – 09:00: Pick up one of the below options:
Option 1: Fishing village visit
If you are interested in local daily life, then this should be your ideal choice: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip (around 45 minutes) around Vung Vieng fishing village – one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the life of local fishermen. The village is set in closed to the lagoon, surrounded by mountains, providing you excellent settings for some great photos.
Option 2: Beach and kayaking
If you feel like to do some water activities and relax on the beach. A tender takes you to Ban Chan beach, where you can enjoy yourself on the beach, swimming or playing volleyball…, or enjoy some kayaking in the magnificent settings of the Halong Bay.
09:00 – 09:30: Return to Starlight Cruise for freshening up and checking out your cabin. Starlight Cruise weighs the anchor to continue roaming around the picturesque route toward Hon Gai harbor.
09:30 – 12:00: You will be served with an early lunch while enjoying the last landscapes of the bay.
12:00: Disembark from your cruise and farewell from the crew. Your cruise comes to the end when you transfer back to Hanoi, which you arrive at around 16:00.