Hanoi – Halong Bay / Cruise, Visits & Discoveries (L,D)
12:00: Arrive to Bhaya Cruise Center at Tuan Chau Island.
12:45: Boarding. Welcome drinks and a quick briefing of the itinerary and safety information by our Cruise Manager.
13:00: Let the vacation begin with a lunch as the boat cruises towards South East Halong Bay, passing by Chicken Rock, Finger Islet, and Frog Islet.
14:45: Arrive to Dark and Bright Lagoon and visit the area by rowboat or kayak. Kayaks can be booked in advance at reception with extra cost.
16:30: Optional: Traditional massage (chargeable), sunbathing on board or swimming around platform in Dark and Bright Lagoon.
17:00: Bar opens for the Happy Hour "Buy one get one free".
17:30: Cooking demonstration with traditional Vietnamese food on the sundeck (or in the restaurant if the weather does not allow).
18:00: The boat cruises back through the bay to its overnight anchorage in the Ho Dong Tien area.
19:30: Set menu dinner will be served in the restaurant.
21:00: Free time or squid fishing at reception, or relaxing at the bar.
Overnight in Halong Bay.
Halong Bay / Cruise & Visits – Hanoi (B,L)
06:15: Early start for a Tai Chi demonstration on the sundeck; tea and coffee available.
07:00: Light breakfast will be served in the restaurant till 9 am.
07:45: Discover Surprising Cave, one of the biggest caves in Halong Bay with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites.
09:00: Back to the main boat for check out: please put your baggage out to the corridor and settle your bill at reception.
09:30: Brunch will be served in the restaurant while the boat heads back to harbour.
10:30: Disembark at Tuan Chau Marina and back to Hanoi.