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ORCHID CRUISES- TOP NOTCH CRUISE 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS TO VISIT HALONG & LAN HA BAY

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Day 1: HANOI – HAIPHONG – HALONG BAY - LAN HA BAY - HANOI

Stop At: Old Quarter, Hanoi 100000 Vietnam
Pick up from Old Quarter if you book our limousine transfer at 09.00 AM
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Stop At: Orchid Cruises Check-Inn Lounge, Đông Hải 2, Hải An, Hai Phong, Vietnam
We welcome our guests onboard the ORCHID CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

13h00

ORCHID CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have International Buffet Lunch while passing via the islets of Con Vit area. 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 - Thoi Quyt area - Coc Ngoi islet - through Gia Luan area where is belong to Cat Ba National Park
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Cat Ba National Park, Cat Ba Vietnam
We progress to Trung Trang cave by our bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave.

Trung Trang Valley is the largest valley on Cat Ba Island. The valley covers an area of approximately 300 hectares, has a depth of 10m to 30m and is around 15km in the middle of Cat Ba National Park. Trung Trang Cave measures 300m lengthwise through the mountains. The cave was carved by nature for more than 2000 years. The cave has many stalactites that take on various shapes that will awe and inspire visitors to use their imagination.

17h00

Orchid Cruise gets in the less populated area at Tra Bau where is located in Lan Ha Bay. You will enjoy the green emerald and cool water by swimming

17h45

Returning ORCHID CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

19h30

Sumptuous Candlelight Deluxe Dinner Set Menu 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 setting

21h30

Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00

End of Day One program
Duration: 5 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight on your selected cabin

Day 2: LAN HA BAY

Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam
6h15

The day starts early onboard ORCHID CRUISE with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.

The breakfast is served in the dining room with morning view of bay’s landscape, then continue our journey.

8h30

Transfer to Orchid Day Boat to visit Viet Hai village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).

Back to day boat for visiting Lan Ha Bay. Lunch served on day boat.

13h30

Visiting Lan Ha Bay, taking a free breeze at area with the path less visited. You will use your imagination to name any beautiful islands in Lan Ha Bay or get the interesting introduction of our professional tour guide on Orchid Day Boat

15h00

Return to ORCHID CRUISE. Enjoying swimming at the untouched area. Then, you will join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. Watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal

19h30

Deluxe 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 setting

21h30

Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00

End of Day Two program
Duration: 10 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight on your selected cabin

Day 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI

Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam
Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve the breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out to explore the bay in the area where Ao Ech is situated.

7h45

You enjoy on your own to kayak at Ao Ech area to discover the hidden charm of Lan Ha Bay

9h30

Orchid Cruise welcomes you back on board and it is time for checking out

10h00

Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

10h30

Tea Ceremony is served at the restaurant. You will learn how to enjoy Vietnamese tea and Vietnamese cultural at this ceremony. Joining Tea Ceremony with our crews team and have great fun with us!

11h35

We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

We bid farewell at GOT ferry, this is the end of the program.

14h00

Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip
Duration: 10 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Bến phà Gót, tt. Cát Hải, Cát Hải, Hải Phòng, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
PICK UP FROM GOT FERRY ( HAI PHONG) AT 12.00 OR BOOK OUR LIMOUSINE ( 30 USD/ PERSON/ ROUNDTRIP)
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
3 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • VAT
  • English speaking tour guide on boat
  • All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries (03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts)
  • Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Swimming
  • Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment, Satellite TV
  • Sightseeing entrance fees
  • Luxury cabin with A/C
  • Day boat for exploring Viet Hai village, kayaking and tour guide
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket,
  • Two bottle of mineral water in each cabin
  • Entry/Admission - Orchid Cruises Check-Inn Lounge
  • Entry/Admission - Cat Ba National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Lan Ha Bay
Exclusions
  • Sharing luxuxy van transfer 02 ways Hanoi- Halong-Hanoi ( 30 USD/ roundtrip/ person)
  • Surcharge for Xmas, New Year’s day & Lunar New Year’s day
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
  • Entry/Admission - Old Quarter
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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