Duration:3 days 2 nights
Tour route:Tuan Chau Island - Halong bay - Cua Van Fishing Village - Ba Trai Dao Beach - Soi Sim Island - Sung Sot cave
Built since 2011, Carina Cruise is one of the most intimate cruises in Halong Bay. Featuring 9 luxury cabins that fully equipped with modern amenities and facilities, Carina makes sure to bring passengers the comfort and convenience. With the generous size, passengers can set their mind in rest that they can keep privacy and not feel overcrowded. At the same time, the ship is also large enough to cater for a small group. Choosing Carina Cruise, you can access to less populated parts in Halong, help you feel not be trapped in multitude other boats and tourists.
• Travel to Halong Bay – the World Heritage Site to admire the natural beauty of this landscape
• Explore a floating village and see people’s activities to understand more about their way of living
• Cruise to visit some famous caves in Halong Bay
• Take part in various exciting activities during the excursion
Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Van Gia fishing village (L,D)
08:00 – 08:30: Meet up with your guide at the hotel. Then get into the shuttle bus or private car and start the journey towards Halong Bay. We will travel through the countryside with vast farm lands of the Red River delta. Take some photos while enjoy the peaceful scenery along the way. It will take you about 3.5 hours to reach to Halong Bay.
12:00 – 12:30: Arrive at Tuan Chau Marina and embark the Carina cruise. Enjoy a welcome drink while listening to a brief introduction about the ship and its crew team. Have checking in your cabins and take the chance to get relaxed. Enjoy lunch served on board in the restaurant or at the outdoor dining area. Passengers can have views of dramatic limestone islands as we cruise through the calm waters.
Afternoon: Make our way to the amazing Van Gia fishing village. Learn about some interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local people. Go around the village by kayak or local bamboo boat. Afterwards, come back to the Carina and head to the anchorage area.
Evening: Take the leisure time to relax and join friends. Have dinner in the restaurant or outdoor dining area. Then take part in some entertainment activities on board such as film watching, board game, fishing at night.
Stay overnight on board.
Day 2: Halong Bay – Day & Night Cave – Ba Trai Dao Islet (B,L,D)
06:30: Take part in a Tai Chi lesson on the sun deck to have a good health and mind for the whole busy day. This is also the chance to view the stunning sunrise over the Bay or enjoy a morning swim. Have breakfast with coffee and tea which will be served on board. After that, passengers will transfer to smaller boat in order to head to Day and Night Cave and pearl farm. Indulge yourself in guided kayaking, swimming and contemplate in the beauty of natural cave with turquoise water.
12:00: Enjoy the lunch on board
Afternoon: We will proceed to visit Ba Trai Dao (three peak islet). Or you can choose to sunbathe on the natural secluded beaches. You can also take a kayaking tour or a refreshing swim. Continue to set foot in Soisim island for swimming and snorkeling. Here you can also take part in interesting games such as basketball, football, etc.
17:10: Come back to the main ship and relax.
19:00: Have dinner in the restaurant or outdoor dining area. After dinner, relax with entertainment activities: board games, film entertainment, and fishing at night.
Day 3: Halong Bay – Sung Sot Cave – Tuan Chau – Hanoi (B,L)
06:30: Join a Tai Chi session on the sundeck and view the sunrise at the same time. Enjoy breakfast with tea and coffee. After that, we will sail through a number of caves and stopover at Surprising Cave – one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay.
10:00: Return to the main ship. Check out and have some free time for relaxing. Taking part in a cooking class till lunch is served.
12:00: Reach the shore and disembark the Carina. Transfer to minibus or private car and go back to Hanoi.
Arrive at Hanoi at approximated time around 16:00.
Full equipped luxury en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
All meals on board (03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts)
Complimentary 02 bottled mineral water inside the cabin
Complimentary morning tea and coffee
Entrance and sightseeing fees
Local rowing boat
Shuttle bus (round trip)
Fruits and local wine party
Internet Wifi on dining room
English speaking guide
On board insurance and service charges
Tips and other personal expenses
All other services not clearly mentioned above