DAY 1 : HANOI – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY ON ATHENA CRUISE ( L/D)
07:30 – 08:00 Our tour guide and bus will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter.
08:30 Departure to Halong Bay for 3.5 hours and on the way you can enjoy the wonderful landscapes of peaceful country.
10:00 Take a short break at Hai Duong province for refreshment about 20 – 30 minutes.
12:00 Arrive to Tuan Chau harbor in Halong city, take rest at Alisa Cruise Lounge before transfering to Cruise
12:15 Welcome to Halong Athena Cruise, enjoy welcome drink while our Cruise Manager give a brief introduction, safety guidelines needed while you are on the cruise. Check-in your cabin and then, Start enjoying and exploring Halong Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
12:30 Enjoy delicious lunch with Vietnamese and International dishes served, while cruising in the magnificent Halong Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay.
13.30 After having lunch, continue to cruise discovery on HaLong Bay, passing by Cua Van Floating Village and Sung Sot cave (Amazing Cave for 1 hour)
14:30 Arrival in Lan Ha Bay where you can do outside activities as swimming, go kayaking at Tung Gau Area – The most wild nature beauty area.
16:00 Visit to Halong Pearl Farm Village. You will have chance to visit Floating Pearl Farm and witness the whole process of local people to produce the natural pearls with great high values, some kinds of oyster pearls are grown and transplanted such as South Sea pearl, Tahitian Black Pearl,…. and then have a look at their achievements in the showroom.
17:30 Come back to Cruise and relax by enjoying Sun Set party with Juices, Cocktails, Red Vine and Fruits on Pararoma Roof Bar.
18:00- 18:30 Join in the cooking class guided directly by Chef of Paradise Elegance Cruise. You have chance to practice Vietnamese traditional dishes such as Spring Roll and other cuisines.
19:30 Time for dinner. Let enjoy special food at Athena Restaurant.
21:00 Evening entertainments: Relax at leisures by yourself, Beauty Spa Services, Enjoy night movies, Play games on the cruise such as cards game, chess, karaoke, squid fishing, and have a good night on Athena Cruise.
DAY 2 : ATHENA CRUISE- HANOI ( B/L )
06:30 Wake up early in the morning to enjoy Tai Chi lessons on sundeck. It combines deep breathing and relaxation with very slow and gentle movements. After that coffee, tea and pastries for light breakfast are served in the dining room.
07:00 Morning view of Halong bay’s scenery with a cup of tea or coffee and breakfast.
08:00 Transfer by tender to visit Titop Island (1 hour). After that Stay on board to relax or enjoy a spa treatment at Paradise Spa
9:40 Back to Cruise.
10:00 Check-out and settle bills at reception desk. Having brunch at Alisa Restaurant on cruise.
12:30 Return to Hanoi by comfortable air-con shuttle bus.
14:30 Take a short break in Hai Duong province to visit a ceramics workshop.
16:00 – 16:30 Arrive to Hanoi and end your trip.
Halong Athena Cruise 2 days 1 night Inclusions:
Cruise Itinerary and Program
Entrance and Sightseeing Fees
In-house English-speaking Tour Guide
Luxury Cabins and Suites with A/C
Luxury en-suite Bathroom
A la cart menu: unlimited order!
2 Asian Lunches and 2 Dinners Buffet, A la cart menu: unlimited order!
1 International Breakfast Buffet + 1 Brunch.
Tai Chi Session
Kayaking & Biking to visit Viet Hai Fishing Village.
Snorkel Equipment (subject to availability)
Insurance, Taxes and Service Charges
Halong Athena Cruise 2 days 1 nightExclusions:
Airfares, Airport Transfers and Hotel Accommodation