Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay (Lunch and dinner included)
8:00 Pick you up at your hotel
11:30 Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.
12:15 Transfer by tender to the Indochina Sails boat
enjoy Welcome Drink. Receive cruise briefing and check
in to cabins and begin cruise.
13:00 Lunch - deluxe Vietnamese and International Set
Massage service is available beginning after lunch and
throughout the cruise.
14.30 Arrive at Titop Island. Enjoy swimming, relaxing
on the beach and climbing the steps to the top of the
mountain on the island for fantastic views and photo
opportunities. Water and towels supplied. We will spend
about 45 minutes on the island.
15.15 Transfer back to the boat and sail for
approximately 45 minutes to our second destination - the
Bat Cave area.
16.15 Arrive at the Bat Cave area. There are two
programs to choose from at this time. One option is a 40
minute kayaking program to the nearby Bat Cave and
lagoon and surrounding waters. Kayaking is $10. per
person unless already booked as part of your package.
Water is supplied.
The second option is to visit the largest floating
fishing village in Halong Bay. We will travel to the
village on the tender and tour the village for
approximately 20 minutes.
18:30 Arrive at Luon Bo area - anchor for overnight.
19:00 Dinner - deluxe Vietnamese & Western Buffet or Set
20:30 Evening activities include: film entertainment in
the dining room at approximately 9:15, board games and
playing cards are available, join squid fishing from the
boat with our crew, massage services are available. Also
at this time we offer, when possible - depending on
weather conditions, an excursion to a nearby squid
fishing boat. We travel by tender and you will be able
to board the squid boat and see how the local fishermen
catch squid and other fish, the excursion lasts about 45
21:00 23:00 Happy Hour! Buy one drink - get one free
23.00 End of program for Day One.
Day 2: Halong Bay cruise - Hanoi (Breakfast
6:45 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the
7:00 Arrive at the Surprise Cave area, there is a small
fishing village here. Relax onboard. You may join Tai
Chi instruction on the sundeck at 7:00, duration about
8:00 Transfer by tender to the Surprise Cave. Walk up
the 100 steps to the entrance of the cave and tour on
foot for approximately 45 minutes.
9:00 Upon return to the boat take time to freshen up and
please check-out of cabins. Please leave heavy luggage
outside of the cabins (staff will transfer to the pier).
Depart for Bai Chay/Halong pier.
9:30 Enjoy Breakfast Set Menu or Buffet served in the
dining room. Settle bills in the dining room after
10:00 Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room and
enjoy the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
10:45 Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.
11:00 Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the
pier building while waiting for return transportation.
16:00 Arrive in Hanoi. End of trip.
Transfers round trip by shuttle van
English speaking guide on board
Accommodation on board
All meals on board as mentioned in the itinerary
Entrance fees and permits
Insurance on board
Tour does not include:
Pre & post trip arrangements in Hanoi
Beverages and meals not mentioned
Tips, Personal expenses
Price per person in USD