Indochina Sails 2 days/1 nightCode Tours: HS06IND01
Duration: 2 days/1 night
Itinerary: Halong bay - Cua Van floating fishing Village - Luon Bo area - Titop Island
There are totolly 3 Indochina Sails. The Indochina 1 and Indochina 2 are identical boats and were both launched in 2007. Each comprises 15 cabins (Superior and Deluxe Cabins). The deluxe cabins are a bit larger and feature rainfall showers and are all situated on the second decks of the boats.
Our newest boat, the Indochina 3, launched in late 2008, also features ceramic artworks handcrafted in Bat Trang, well known as the home of the country’s most talented ceramic craftsmen. All of our boats are decorated with silk from Van Phuc, the “Silk Village”.
12.30 – Boarding our boat at Tuan Chau Port – enjoy welcome drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.
13.15 – 14.00 – Passengers enjoy the deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Lunch.
Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the cruise. Please book in advance with your Cruise Manager.
14.00 – 16.30 – Cruise through Halong Bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas including Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Finger Islet.
16.30 – Arrive at Cua Van Floating Fishing Village. This is one of the largest fishing villages on the Bay. Guests can choose between kayaking through the village or visiting on small bamboo boats (sampans) rowed by villagers. For those who wish to kayak, the kayaking fee is $10.00 per person (unless pre-booked). Kayakers will depart from the boat in two-seater, self-rowed kayaks, kayaking through the village and back to the boat. A kayaking tour guide will lead the way.
18.00 – Depart and sail for about 30 minutes to Luon Bo area, and anchor overnight.
18.00 – 18.30 – Attend the Fruit and Vegetable carving lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef will conduct Fruit and Vegetable carving, showing the guests how we decorate and make some traditional Vietnamese food.
18.00 – 19.00 – First of two Happy Hours! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).
19.30 – Dinner is served to the guests.
20.45 – Evening activities. Board games like cards or Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew.
21.00 – 22.00 – Second Happy Hour! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).
23.00 – End of Program for Day One.
06.45 – Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.
07.00 – Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (lasting for about 30 minutes).
07.45 – 9.00 – Guests are transferred by tender to the Titov Island. About one hour is spent on the island, allowing time to climb to the peak for a breathtaking 360 degree view of the Bay (there is also an expansive viewing deck half way up).
After the climb, there is time left to relax on the beach and have a swim.
09.00 – Upon returning to the boat, guests will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please collect all of your belongings from the cabins and leave heavy luggage outside the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier).
09.30 – Enjoy a full breakfast in the dining room. Bills are settled after breakfast.
Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
11.00 – Arrive at Tuan Chau port., relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.
|Cabin||Price||Promotion price||Single supplement|
|Indochina Superior||259 USD/pax||199 USD/pax||160 USD/pax|
|Indochina Deluxe||289 USD/pax||229 USD/pax||190 USD/pax|
|Indochina Suites||309 USD/pax||249 USD/pax||210 USD/pax|
- Welcome Drink
- Cruise Itinerary and Program
- Entrance and Sightseeing Fees
- In-house English-speaking Tour Guide
- Luxurious Cabins and Suites with A/C and en-suite Bathrooms
- Deluxe Vietnamese and International Lunch and Dinner
- Vietnamese and International Breakfast
- Conference Equipment (Charter only)
- Insurance, Taxes and Service Charges
- Airfares, Hotels
- Transfer from and to Hanoi – Halong bay – Hanoi (30USD/person)
- Kayaking (10USD/person, when not pre-booked)
- Visa Arrangements
- Massage Services (please see massage menu in cabin)
- Beverages, Tips and Personal Expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned above
- Surcharge for Lunar New Year; Christmas’ Eve: Dec 24th, New Year’s Eve Dec 31st at 40USD/person