Day 1: Ha Noi - Bai Tu Long Bay - Vung Vieng Floating Village (Meals: Lunch, Dinner)
Our vehicle will pick you up at your hotel from 08.00 AM and transfer to Ha Long Bay on 3.5 hour ride (30 minute break at half way). You will be welcomed aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our Crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. As we begin to cruise through the bay a special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites will be served.
After lunch we set sail for Bai Tu Long Bay passing the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, extraordinary limestone karst landscapes, Oan Lagoon, Teapot and Monster Head Islets. Explore Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boats or kayaks to discover the interesting daily lives of its inhabitants. Signature Cruise Halong Bay will stay close to Hang Trong Islet for the evening. Our Vietnamese cooking class is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and our expert chef will guide you through the process. Dinner tonight is a scrumptious a la carte delight with a range of different options guaranteed to please everyone’s palette. Witness an unforgettable sunset over the bay and layback on the sun deck for some splendid star gazing. Overnight on boat in Ha Long Bay.
Day 2: Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (Meals: Lunch, Dinner)
Head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions. Relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice anywhere you wish on the boat and watch the never-ending miraculous scenery unfold before you. Enjoy our buffet breakfast. It is one of the best, if not the best in the region and our guests are always satisfied. We provide a wide variety of breakfast favorites and we are sure there will be something for you no matter what your preference is. After breakfast we board the excursion boat for a side trip to Surprise Cave (Sung Sot). The 100 stair climb is well worth the extraordinary views this grotto worn over millions of years into a lime stone karst. Back onboard it is time to check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. You will head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.