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Day 1: HA NOI - BAI TU LONG BAY - KAYAKING - VUNG VIENG FISHING VILLAGE

Stop At: Bai Tu Long Bay, Halong Bay 008433 Vietnam
12:30 Boarding time.

13:00 Check-in your cabin.

13:15 The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions.

13:30 Enjoy the Buffet Lunch with the best products of the Bay.

15:30 Visit the Vung Vieng Floating fishing village. Kayak around the area.

15:30-16:30 If you want to relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities feel free to use our sauna for no extra cost.

16:30 Relaxing time: the right moment for a massage or to take some pictures of the spectacular sunset in the bay.

17:00-18:30 Happy Hour: buy 01 get 01 drink

17:30 The Cooking Demonstration is waiting for you to discover the secrets of Vietnamese Cuisine

19:00 The Gala Dinner is ready in the restaurant. Fill your senses with a selection of Western fusion food and Vietnamese traditional dishes.

21:00 Enjoy the Squid Fishing activity.

Free time on the boat. The bar is open late to serve you.

Overnight at Cong Do Area


Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Every cabin features an outdoor sitting area and a large window, setting up double or twin bed for 2 persons

Day 2: CONG DAM AREA

Stop At: Bai Tu Long Bay, Halong Bay 008433 Vietnam
06:30 Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi - A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.

07:00-08:30 Breakfast is served in the restaurant.

08:30 Transfer on the day boat to start an incredible trip around Ha Long Bay. Surrounded by a breathless landscape, you will discover some of the most beautiful corners of the bay.

Enjoy Kayaking in the area.

12:00 Have lunch on the boat.

15:30-16:30 Back to the Athena Cruise and you will have some free time.

Relax in your cabin or on the Sun deck.

Free sauna session.

17:00-18:00 Happy hour: Buy 01 get 01 drink free

17:30 Cooking class with some new technique to learn.

19:00 The Gala dinner is ready for you.

20:30 Enjoy the Squid Fishing activity.

Free time on board. The bar is open late to serve you

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Every cabin features an outdoor sitting area and a large window, setting up double or twin bed for 2 persons

Day 3: BAI TU LONG BAY - THIEN CANH SON CAVE - HA NOI

Stop At: Bai Tu Long Bay, Halong Bay 008433 Vietnam
06:30 Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi - A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.

Tea and coffee are served.

07:00 Light breafast is served.

07:30 Explore Thien Canh Son cave in Ha Long Bay. Witness its beautiful stalactites and stalagmites.

Note: there are about 400 steps to get up to the cave.

09:00 Check out time.

Please put your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk.

Our staff will transfer your luggage into our lounge for you.

Bill settlement at the reception desk.

09:30 Brunch is served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck.

10:45 The boat arrives to the pier.

Arrived Hanoi around 15:00 to 15:30

In Vietnam, we never say “Goodbye” we always say “See you again”


Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up at your hotel if your hotel located at Hanoi Old Quarter (Extra surcharge implemented) - if you do not stay in Hanoi Old Quarter, please be at 14 Ngô Quyền street, Hanoi


Ports

  • 14 Ngô Quyền Street, Hanoi - if you do not stay in Hanoi Old Quarter
Duration
3 days
Inclusions
  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing fees
  • Complimentary fruits setup in cabin
  • Free Sauna session from 3.30 to 4.30pm
  • Happy hour – Buy 01 get 01 free (5.30 to 6.30 pm)
  • Kayaking fee
  • Taichi session, bamboo boat in fishing village, cooking demonstration,...
  • Welcome drinks with warm/cold tissues
  • WiFi on board
Exclusions
  • Round-trip transfer by Felix Limousine Bus (15 seats)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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We did the 2 nights 3 days cruise over Christmas, we dont have a bad thing to say about this cruise, very well organised and your always looked after, the food was delicious and fresh every single morning and night. Staff were very friendly and went above and beyond. The rooms
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It was an awesome experience to be this cruise and the staff on board was extremely friendly, very polite , totally whacky yet very organised. Our manger Tim was totally in sync and with his fabulous crew he made sure we had the best of our time . Being vegetarian we were little
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If I have a company, I will hire Tim, Athena Royal Cruise Manager, as part of my elite team member. He is a superb team leader not only in ensuring highest level of customer satisfaction but aboard safety as well. He has an awesome leadership skills in him to coordinate with his
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Well organised and comfortable transfers in both directions. Comfortable room, nice common areas, tasty food and fun activities. The staff were lovely. Felix was the on-board manager on our trip and he did an excellent job, striking the right balance between professional and
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By: Athena Royal Cruise
95 reviews
JFBW
Leeds, United Kingdom
101
AMAZING!
We did the 2 nights 3 days cruise over Christmas, we dont have a bad thing to say about this cruise, very well
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ShaliniD15
20
Goodbye 2019 Welcoming 2020
It was an awesome experience to be this cruise and the staff on board was extremely friendly, very polite ,
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Findpaulng
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
5523
Good and bad pros and cons
Wifi is free but the quality of the connection is poor to non-existent. Service is generally exemplary. Tea and
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jyothis_za
23
The best so far 💗
This cruise ship is almost brand new with luxury fittings.. I was amazed at the smart bathrooms.. and that it’s an
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damienhtw
Singapore, Singapore
50
A Cruise to Cruise With Great Memories
If I have a company, I will hire Tim, Athena Royal Cruise Manager, as part of my elite team member. He is a superb
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Marie-Claire S
Windsor, Canada
30596
Great cruise
We went on a 2-day cruise in Halong Bay. Unfortunately, the weather did not cooperate and it was fairly cool,
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Bhagvati12
10
Away from city with nice cruise
It was more than our expectations as the cruise was amazing. Manager Tim was the one help us for the whole trip.
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jagub2019
10
Wonderful
We are a big group from USA, the trip on the cruise was lovely for us. We didn’t join much outdoor activities but
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315mayab
10
It was nice trip
We loved our stay on the cruise with manager Tim and his crew. The trip was wonderful with nice boat, nice
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jessican697
Portland, Oregon
31
Cruise
We had a ovely trip. Chien and Tonic were very kind and helpful. I would highly recommend going on this tour.
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AhnDruKayEm
145
Great cruise
Well organised and comfortable transfers in both directions. Comfortable room, nice common areas, tasty food and
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Yagesh B
10
Halong Bay Cruise
This was an excellent cruise. The food was fabulous and extremely well presented. The early morning visit to the
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m1277
San Diego, California
45
Great stay and wonderful staff!
The entire staff was very hospitable, especially Tim Nguyen, our cruise manager. We had dietary restrictions and
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O4707SMericam
30
Group cruise
We had done a nice cruise on the Athena royal. As a newest cruise in Halong bay we had on with: nice room with
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51rishabha
22
AWAY FROM HOME FOR HONEYMOON 😜
It was awesome being with you people and the behavior of the people on the cruise was very good. Special thanks to
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