Lavender cruise as the oriental style design offer the comfort space for experience the scenic Halong Bay. The cabins are built by wooden with a private bathroom for a comfortable accommodation, also has a large windows for views scenic picturesque Halong Bay. All facilities are as international standard. All the design features, itinerary and activities on board are customer focused and oriented. The restaurant on board serves traditional Vietnamese dishes. Choose from the set menu, which consists of local seafood, beef, chicken and spices. Moreover, you can hold meetings & conferences, wedding ceremonies or themed parties, the cruise is available to give you an enjoyable time with interesting and surprising parties.
+ Duration : 2 Days 1 Night vs 3 Days 2 Nights
+ Destinations : Hanoi – Ha Long Bay – Hanoi
+ Travel style : Halong Cruise
+ Price From : 110USD/ person.
Taking a rest in the bay of Wonders, relaxing on the crystal blue ocean or charming white sand beaches, you will soon forget all the pressure and enjoy your journey to the land of pleasure: wonderful landscapes, fresh and tasty seafood, peaceful atmosphere. This will sure be a special vacation for you!
Day 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY (L/D)
7.45-8.30: Pick-up at the hotel or Hanoi Church – Nha Chung road, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi. (Note: this time applied for those who book our shuttle bus service)
10.00: Having short break at stopover in Hai Duong Province.
12.00 – 12.30: Embark on Lavender Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing and enjoy welcome-drink. Check in the cabin.
13.15: Enjoy lunch with sampling regional fresh seafood while cruising on exquisite water, passing Incense Burner Island, Fighting Cock islet, Stone Dog… Lavender Cruise will bring you to explore Ha Long Bay on the most wonderful route where just a few cruises go through.
+ Do kayaking through the magnificent landscape with Limestone Mountains in Luon Cave, visit Titop Island or just relaxing on the sun-deck for fantastic views at The Bay
+ Back to Cruises to fresh and then visit Pearl Farm to witness the whole process to make a valuable pearl and expensive jewelry from the first step of growing and harvesting pearl from Halong Bay ( this option’s available upon request)
+ Back to Lavender Cruises and join sunset party
+ Join our Cooking Class in the restaurant. Let’s see how to make the fresh/fried spring rolls and mix fish-sauce.
+ Pass by Soi Sim Beach, “Rang Dua” Island to sleeping area near The Surprising cave.
19:30: Under the magnificent night sky, our set-menu dinner is served with a variety of Vietnamese and Asian foods.
+ Join squid fishing on boat with our crews. You can enjoy the squid cooked with assistance from our chef, Playing card, karaoke….
+ Or laze yourself with our happy-hour drinks at the bar.
+ Overnight on Lavender Cruises
DAY 2 : HALONG BAY – HANOI ( B /L )
06:15: Morning exercises on the Sun-deck.
07:15: Have breakfast with Coffee, tea and Bakeries on board.
08:00: Visit the Surprising Cave (Hang Sung Sot) discovered by the French in 1901. Opened for tourists since 1936, now it is a must-to-see and a symbol for geology value of Halong.
09:30: Check out time. Then relax on the sun-deck or inside the restaurant to enjoy the bay’s scenery.
10h15: Enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch while cruising back to the pier.
12:00: Check out cruise. Our car will be at your disposal to pick you up then drive back to Hanoi.
16:30: Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip!
+ We suggest a small, lightweight daypack for cameras, extra film, bottled water, swimming gear, insect repellents, original passports, credit card and cash.
+ Passenger’s passport is required to bring along the trip for overnight registration.
+ Passenger’s personal information is required to send to reservation before departure.
+ The above cruise itinerary is subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions without prior notice.
HAVE A GOOD TRIP !
TABLE PRICE (price/ person):
Deluxe Sea View Cabin
+ Shuttle Bus pick up at hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - hotel in Hanoi.
+ Kayaking to explore tunnel caves
+ English speaking tour guide on boat
+ All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast)
+ Cooking class, Swimming (if the weather permits, Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment.
+ Sightseeing entrance fees
+ Deluxe cabin with Air-Conditioning
+ Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin
+ On board insurance.
+ Airfare, visa arrangements
+ VAT tax.
+ Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
+ Peak season surcharge: + 25% on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year`s Eve.
+ All other services not clearly mentioned above.
Check in late or Check out early: Extra fee 90USD/way transfer by tender.
PRICES FOR CHILDREN:
+ Child from 0 - 4 Years old and under 1m (1 metre) is free of charge. Sharing the same bed with parents. If children over 1m (1 metre) are charged 100% entrance free of Halong bay.
+ Child from 5 - 9 years old = 85% Adult`s cost. Private Bed (extra Bed) within the same cabin as parents
+ Child from 10 - up = 100% Adult`s cost. Private Bed (extra Bed) within the same cabin as parents
+ Triple Cabin = 3 Persons sharing one Cabin (01 Double Bed + 01 Single Bed). 3rd person pays 50% extra
+ Family connecting door cabin = 2x Double Cabin price
WHAT TO BRING: Sun Glasses / Sun Block/ Wide Brim Hat/ Insect Repellent/ Swimming Suits/ Warm Clothes (in winter from November to April) and Original Passport.
1, Canceled by customers:
+ More than 7 days prior to check-in: free of charge
+ 7 days prior to check-in: 10% of total rate
+ From 6 to 3 days prior to check in: 50% of total rate.
+ Less than 3 days prior to check-in: 100% of total rate.
+ No-Show: 100% of total rate.
+ Refund will take up to 7 working days
2, Cancellation due to bad weather conditions:
+ In the event of bad weather the Management Board of Halong bay will assess if a cancellation is necessary on the morning of departure. If such a cancellation is necessary we will make alternative travel arrangement for you on request or offer a full refund in accordance with the cruise policy
3, Cancellation due to bad weather:
If the cancellation be announced by the Management Board of Halong Bay, depend on the timing of the cancellation, following policies will be applied:
+ Before departure from Hanoi to Halong Bay (none of the services has been used): 100% refund.
+ During the trip (some services have been used: transfer, lunch, day trip, hotel in Halong, etc.): used services will be charged, the rest will be refunded.
+ The trip be cut down from 2 nights to 1 night, tourists will be charged a 2 days/1 night trip, plus other used services, the rest will be refunded.
+ The final cost will be confirmed by your consultant via email. In all cases, please contact us directly for any urgent help. We are here to support you with all of our best!
HAVE A GOOD TRIP !