Halong Bay Cruise 3 days 2 nights

Starlight Cruise is the newest member in The Luxury Collection of the Oriental Sails Co., Ltd. This five-star cruise features 32 spacious cabins with at least 22m2/each and becomes the most enjoyable way for those who wish to explore Halong Bay in grand style. With Starlight, cruising on the World Heritage Site is more than just a touring experience that we offer – it’s a passion that we are delighted to share with you.

DAY 1: HANOI – HA LONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY (L/D)

 

08:00 – 08:30: Leave Hanoi for Halong City. Check in Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall – The Oriental Sails Lounge in Hong Gai Tourist Wharf.

12:30 – 13:00: Embark Starlight Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink and get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Check-in your cabin.

13:15 – 16:00: Have lunch while cruising in the magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay.

16:00 – 17:00: Visit Thien Canh Son Cave – the most beautiful cave in Bai Tu Long Bay

17:00 – 17:30: Return to Starlight Cruise, Cruising to Cong Do Area, enjoy the sunset and relaxing with Jacuzzi

17:30 – 19:00: Try mini-golf on the top deck or take part in a cooking demonstration and food décor with our Chef. Happy hour with finger food is served.

19:00 – 21:00: Dinner is served. Private dinner is available on request.

21:00 – 22:00: Join squid fishing with the crew, sing karaoke or just laze around, relax in your cabin. Overnight on board at Cong Do Area

DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY (B/L/D)

06:30 – 07:00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck. Enjoy a cup of coffee or refresh yourselves in Bai Tu Long majestic Bay.

07:00 – 08:00: Have breakfast in the restaurant.

08:15 – 09:30: Discover the bay by one-day itinerary on our professional day boat.

9:30 – 12:00: Visit Thay Cave, coral reef reservation area, free swimming and jumping from the cruise to emerald water of the Bay.

12:00 – 13:30: Have lunch on our day boat, relax for couples of minutes.

13:30 – 15:30: Follow the itinerary, Vung Ha Lagoon is chosen to be next destination. You are free to visit a water cave, relax or swim on a beach, do kayaking.

15:30 – 17:30: Transfer back to Starlight Cruise. Have dinner and night activities on board.

Over second night on board at Cong Do area.

DAY 3: BAI TU LONG BAY – HANOI (B/L)

06:30 – 7:00: Welcome a new day with amazing dawn on the Legendary Gulf of Tonkin. Refresh your body & soul by a Tai-chi lesson on sundeck.

07:00 – 08:00: Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Vung Vieng fishing village.

08:00 – 09:00: You are free to choose one of the below options:

Option 1: Fishing village visit

Those are interested in local daily life: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip (around 45 minutes) around Vung Vieng fishing village – one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the life of local fishermen. The village is set in closed lagoon, surrounded by mountains, excellent settings for some good photos.

Option 2: Beach and kayaking

For those who like some water activities and beach. The tender shall take you to Ban Chan beach, where you can enjoy yourself on the beach, swimming or playing volleyball…, or try your hands in some kayaking in the magnificent setting for Halong Bay.

09:00 – 09:30 Return to Starlight Cruise for freshening up and checking out your cabin. Starlight Cruise weighs the anchor to continue roaming around the picturesque route toward Hon Gai harbor.

09:30 – 12:00: Have early lunch.

12:00: Disembark. Cruise ends.

Cabin type

No of cabins

Area

Balcony

Locations

Single

Double/Twin

Extra bed

Deluxe

12

22 m2

No

First Deck

$479/1pax

$699/2pax

$230

(4.4m x 5m)

Executive

18

22 m2

No

Second Deck

$519/1pax

$729/2pax

$230

(4.4m x 5m)

Suite

2

50 m2

Yes

Third Deck

$579/1pax

$829/2pax

$230

(5m x 10m)

INCLUSIONS

– Kayaking or Bamboo Rowing Boat trip in Luon Cave

– English speaking guide

– Luxury accommodation with A/C, bathtub & shower, mini bar

– Exclusive cruise through Halong Bay

– Welcome drink

– Cooking class 1time/trip

– Snacks in happy hour

– Meals on-board

– Sunrise Tai-chi demonstration

– Insurance on-board

– Complimentary a bottle water/ person in room

– Insurance on-board

 EXCLUSIONS

– Transportation Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi by shuttle bus

– Compulsory surcharge for Rock-Climbing100$/pax

– Drinks

– Gratuities

– Personal expenses

– Private dinner (in cabin, on sundeck, in wine cellar, etc.) with service charge of 10$/pax

– Entrance fees, taxes and service charge

WHAT TO TAKE

We suggest a small, lightweight daypack for cameras, extra film, bottled water, swimming gear, insect repellents, original passports, credit card and cash.

Need help booking

Call our customer services team on the number below to speak to one of our advisors who will help you with all your cruise needs

0904 022 XXX

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Testimonials

  • From a lovely couple Kelly Ann Howlett & Peter Donald Pope

    Very lovely cruise. The highlight for us was our one day, day cruise that was an awesome day. The rowboat to the fishing village was also very good. The food has been great and great variety. The cake for our honeymoon was also a lovely treat. Thank you. We will recommend you to our friends

  • From Robyn Margaret Tuck & her friends

    We had a wonderful experience. It was such beautiful scenery, however it was the high standard of professional care and attention from Kent was exceptional and it makes the difference between this and other companies. Congratulations to Kent who was very attentive and thoughtful. Please send details of any promotions and special prices. We are living in KL and can come again with friends.

  • From Gary Darnbrough

    The moment I step on the boat I felt relaxed and welcomed, the staff are very hospitable and very kind. The food was of an excellence standard and the presentation of the dishes was extraordinary. Our guide Ha Luong was awesome throughout with great knowledge and as a personal favour she offer to show me around Hanoi which I accepted. Outstanding 5 star services

  • Elena Kozlova & Tanguy Rochcongar

    We have totally enjoyed our time on a boat. The program is well organised and we had lots of different activities.

  • Thank you Kate Bransby & Clint Phillips

    The staff on Starlight and Tom were very accommodating, friendly and provided excellent service. They made our honeymoon extra special with our beautiful cake and wine. We will remember forever. The food was also amazing. I will recommend Starlight cruise to my friends and family in Australia when they come to Vietnam. Thank you.