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Discover Ha Long And Lan Ha Bays On Luxury Cruise

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  • Explore the Lan Ha Bay, enjoy the beauty of its emerald waters
  • Travel to the famous Ha Long Bay, see its towering limestone islands
  • Swim and kayak in Tra Bau, located on the Lan Ha Bay
  • Discover the Dark and Bright cave
Book this tour and enjoy an incredible cruising experience in Vietnam. Start your journey from Hanoi, where you will be picked up by our representative and transferred to La Pinta Cruise. Board the cruise and sail past the islets Da Chong, Con Vit and Gia Luan.

Cruise to Lan Ha Bay, whose limestone outcroppings and emerald waters are equally as impressive as that of the Ha Long bay but often sees less boats and travellers as compared with its more popular twin. The bay is also known for its beautiful beaches and mysterious caves.

Stop at Vung Tra Bau. Choose between either kayaking or swimming in its emerald waters before heading to the world-famous Ha Long Bay. See its towering limestone island, called karst, which are covered with rainforests. Enjoy the beauty of its emerald waters and see various islets around it.

See local fishermen netting their catch. Learn to prepare well-known Vietnamese cuisine during this trip. Fish squids in calm waters in the evening. This cruise has been designed with your utmost comfort and entertainment in mind. Admire panoramic views of the bay and the surrounding areas from the cruise. Give us the opportunity to serve you and we will ensure that you will never forget your La Pinta memories.
3 hours Sleep on La Pinta Cruise
The La Pinta Luxury service team will pick you up from a pre-arranged meeting spot in Hanoi's old quarter between 9:00 am to 9:30 am. Drive through the New National Highway 5B from Hanoi to Cat Hai island. Reach Got Pier, where you can have a tea break.

Transfer to La Pinta Cruise by afternoon. Enjoy a welcome drink and attend a cruise briefing and safety instruction session before checking in. Sit down for a delicious lunch in the cruise's restaurant (our menu mostly consists of Vietnamese specialties and some international cuisine) while enjoying the beauty of the islets on the way such as Da Chong, Con Vit and Gia Luan.

Stop at Vung Tra Bau, a small bay surrounded by stone islets, where you have the chance to either enjoy kayaking or swimming in the emerald waters. Be back in the cruise by 4:00 pm. Its time to refresh, relax and join our sunset party now.

The cruise now heads for Rang Dua, where it will drop its anchors. Rang Dua is close to both the Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Island. Join our chefs in the evening for a cooking session and learn how to make some traditional Vietnamese dishes. You are also welcome to take part in our special activities.

Have your dinner and go to the top deck of the cruise to enjoy the view the bay at night. Try your luck at squid fishing if you want to. You can also grab some drinks and relax. Stay overnight in the cruise.
Meals
  • Lunch & Dinner
3 hours
Wake up in the middle of the bay and enjoy the fresh air and peaceful atmosphere while admiring a breathtaking seascape. Take the cruise's tender to a nearby fishing area. The tender will maintain a distance of between 20m to 30m from the traditional fishing boats that throng the area for their daily catch. Enjoy your breakfast once you are back in the cruise.

Travel to the Dark and Bright Cave, one of the most intriguing caves in the area, and explore them by bamboo boats. Once you are back in the cruise, you have the option of joining one of our special activities (please note that these activities are subject to weather or seasonal conditions).

See the limestone outcroppings of the Ha Long bay as the boat slowly cruises past them on its way to the pier. Prepare to check out of the cruise after enjoying a farewell brunch in the cruise's restaurant.

Disembark at at Got Pier and say goodbye to the cruise and its crew. Transfer back to Hanoi by a luxury bus and transfer to your accommodation in Hanoi upon arrival.
Meals
  • Breakfast & Lunch
what’s included
  • Entrance Fees
  • English-speaking tour guides
  • A welcome drink
  • Spacious air-conditioned cabins and en-suite bathrooms in the cruise
  • 01 Breakfast, 01 Lunch, 01 Dinner, 01 Brunch onboard La Pinta
  • Choose between a kayak or a bamboo boat. Cooking class & swimming
  • Squid fishing, music entertainment, satellite TV (subject to the weather conditions)
  • Share transportation
what's excluded
  • Alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Extra food and beverages apart from those mentioned on the itinerary
  • Phone and laundry
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Surcharge for Christmas & Solar New Year’s day is USD50 per person & that on Lunar New Year’s day is USD15 per person per day
  • All other services not stated above
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Duration 2 days
Tour Type Group Tour - Max 32 participants
Minimum Participants 2 people
Age Requirement 5 +
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English
Starts/Ends Hanoi, Vietnam/ Hanoi, Vietnam
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A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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Other Practical InformationValidity from from 11 May 2018 until 31 December 2019 Price applicable to new bookings with minimum 2 passengers. If you are only 1 person, please book a single cabin The change of date is dependent upon seating availability The itinerary is subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions Children from 4 to under 8 years old are charged 75% of the adult price Infant under 4 years old can travel for free
Cancellation10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.
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