Imperial Cruise 3 days/2 nightsCode Tours: HS06HLI02
Duration: 3 days/2 nights
Itinerary: Hanoi City - Halong bay - OP1 - Overnight on board -- OP2 - Overnight at bungalow on Nam Cat Island - Hanoi City
Halong Imperial Cruise is a traditional sail boat, built of wood with modern facilities and firt class service, is perfect for exploring Halong Bay on Imperial Cruise. The main food in Imperial Cruise is Vietnam traditional dishes made of local seafood. Besides, exprerienced cooks of Imperial Cruise will bring to you other delicious dishes from beef, chicken with fresh herbs and spices in set menu.
DAY 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)
08:00 – 08:30 – Pick-up at your hotel and depart for Halong.
12:00 – 12:15 – On arrival at Halong city, you will board your junk and you are warmly welcomed by professional and friendly crew. Check into cabin.
13:00 – Enjoy specially prepared lunch while cruising towards thousands of amazing limestone islands emerging from emerald water, passing by Stone Dog islet, floating fishing village, incense burner islet, fighting cocks islet,…
15:30 – Exploring Hoa Cuong cave or Marble cave, newly discovered.
16:00 – Kayaking for an hour or more through slide rock cliffs.
17:30 – Swimming time, this is great chance to relax in water, jumping, diving, take a back flip, somersault.
18:15 – Joint the sunset party on the sundeck in warm and romantic atmosphere, drinking wine, enjoy fresh fruits, listening soft, light music from the sundeck bar..
20:30 – The moment you choose your own way to relax after dinner, watching movies, listening to Vietnamese traditional music, wearing costumes for King, Queen and mandarin to take photo. Besides, board games, squid fishing available for entertainment during the night time.
DAY 2: Halong Bay – Cat Ba Island (B,L,D)
06:00 – 06:30 – Tai Chi lessons are led by our tai chi master (From 07th August 2014)
07:30 – Breakfast, fruits, coffee and tea will be served. Continue to cruise further before stop over the pearl farm to sea real pearl cultivated by local fisherman.
09:00 – Back to the cruise for check-out.
09:30 – Take a local boat to Lan Ha Bay.
12:00 – Back to Nam Cat island for lunch.
13:30 – 16:00 – Free time for kayaking and many activities in Nam Cat island exploring untouched area in Lan Ha Bay or join the trip to Viet Hai village (if you stay in Cat Ba Sandy Beach resort) – biking to visit the village in the valley – located in the middle of Catba national park
(The trip to Viet Hai village is optional and not included: Extra USD 5/per for entrance fee, boat trip, tour guide, bike and insurance)
14:00 – Check-in the bungalow for whom stay here.
16.00 – Back to the boat by boat and bus about one hour (option to stay in boat in the 2nd night) or hotel in Catba island.
19:00 – Buffet dinner at Bungalow, go fishing, relax on the sandy beach, listening to sea wave at very peaceful and quiet place.
DAY 3: Cat Ba Island – Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)
07:20 – Breakfast served at bungalow
08:00 – Pick-up at Bungalow by boat. (If you stay at the hotel in Catba Town: 07:00 Breakfast at the hotel.
07:30 – Pick-up at the hotel by bus back to the boat)
09:30 – Get on the cruise to attend the cooking class while cruising back Halong harbor
11:15 – Farewell lunch served on the cruise before you arrive at harbor around 12 and get on the bus back to Hanoi
16:30 – Transfer you back to your hotel. The tour ends.
End of the tour!
|Cabin||Price||Promotion price||Single supplement|
|01N on board + 01N at bungalow/hotel 3 star hotel - Superior Imperial||180 USD/pax||170 USD/pax||59 USD/pax|
|01N on board + 01N at bungalow/3 star hotel - Luxury Imperial||220 USD/pax||210 USD/pax||70 USD/pax|
|02 nights on board - Superior Imperial||215 USD/pax||205 USD/pax||45 USD/pax|
|02 nights on board - Luxury Imperial||250 USD/pax||240 USD/pax||70 USD/pax|
- Welcome drink.
- Transports Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi by shuttle bus.
- Accommodation on board: Cabin with A/C, hot water.
- Meals as indicated (B,L,D = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).
- Entrance & sightseeing fees.
- Insurance on junk.
- English speaking guide.
- Travel insurance.
- Tips and other personal expenses.