La Pinta cruise is one of the finest mid-size cruise ships on the sea route of Halong Bay to Lan Ha Bay. She is a brand-new cruise of 16 spacious cabins, built in full windows, ample deck and well-equipped interior and she possibly owns the top customer services. La Pinta aims at an ultimate leisure, perfect for couples and families to explore Lan Ha Bay, and to discover untouched areas within the World Heritage Halong Bay ensemble.
La Pinta provides our guests an exceptional and tailored itinerary that offers a second to none experience on the above route. Her mission is creating a peace of mind state for our dear Customers wellbeing. With an elite, professional crew we do hope our tourists will have an enjoyable and memorable trip with us!
+ Duration : 2 Days 1 Night or 3 Days 2 Nights
+ Destinations : Hanoi - Hai Phong - Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave - Hai Phong - Hanoi
+ Travel style : Halong Cruise
+ Price From : 159USD/ person.
+ Explore a unique and less touristy route in Lan Ha Bay - Off the beaten track
+ Have 1 night on La Pinta cruise – 4,5 stars brand new cruise with 16 stylish cabins
+ Enjoy swimming, kayaking in the crystal clear water and relax by sunbathing on sundeck
With a new route, La Pinta cruise will bring you a good chance to explore beautiful bays: Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay within 2-day. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking on the vast sea, and exploring the natural beauty of many Islets, as well as join our cooking class with Vietnamese dish – Spring roll.
You are about to experience an incredible journey with our La Pinta Cruises. Make your reservation now and enjoy a wonderful trip with us today!
Day 1: HANOI – HAI PHONG – LAN HA BAY (L/ D)
09:00 – 09:30: Your transport vehicle will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi old quarter and it will be heading on new highway to Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town – Haiphong City.
12:00: From the wharf you will be transferred on our tender then onto La Pinta cruise.
We welcome our guests on board enjoy welcome drink, Our crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and check into your cabin and freshen up.
Start cruising and explore Halong Bay – one of the World New Seven Wonders of Nature.
13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites will be served.
Our cruise proceeds to Lan Ha Bay passing to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago.
15:00: When lunch is about to finish then our journey cruises via the islets of Con Vit and Gia Luan. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island – through Cua Van to Ba Trai Dao area to Lan Ha Bay.
It is a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. The region is well-known for its pristine beaches and spectacular beauty, having about 400 fascinating islands. You may prefer to try your hand at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal-clear water of the bay.
17:00: Back to main boat, and cruising to a place for staying overnight.
17:30 – 18:30: Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will guide you in the making of some Vietnam traditional dishes.
In the early evening, the boat has Happy hour with special drink menu. (Buy one get another one for free).
Optional: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly.
19:30: Special dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic ambience.
20:45 - 23:00: Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar.
Take any activities on boat cruise such as watching documentary movies, squid ﬁshing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the vast sky full of stars. Stay overnight on boat.
Day 2: VISIT CAVE – HALONG - HANOI (B /Br)
06:30: Doing exercises with Tai chi on the sundeck. It is a nice time of the day on Lan Ha Bay day break. Get on the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions.
07:00: Light breakfast will be served in our restaurant.
7:30 - 9:15: Enjoy the last stage of your trip to Dark & Bright cave and islets by local rowing boats which is a wild and mysterious beauty in the middle of the World Heritage Bay. Back to our main board afterwards.
09:30: Check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland.
10:30: Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch.
11:30: You will board on our tender and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you back to Hanoi.
12:00-12:30: Get on luxury van and get back to Hanoi. End of La Pinta Cruise 2 days 1 night.
+ 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.
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TABLE PRICE (price/ person):
Deluxe ocean view with balcony
Executive ocean view with balcony
La Pinta suite with balcony
+ A/c transfer from Hanoi – Hai Phong – Hanoi.
+ Welcome Drink, hot/cold Towels
+ Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (subject to the weather conditions) Squid fishing, Music entertainment, satellite TV
+ Entrance Fees
+ English-speaking Tour Guide
+ Spacious air-con Cabins and en-suite Bathrooms
+ 01 Breakfast, 01 Lunch, 01 Dinner, 01 Brunch on board
+ Vietnam Visa (ONLY $10/visa - book in next step)
+ 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 135USD/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!
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