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Overnight Halong Bay-Lan Ha Bay Cruise with Hanoi Pickup and Drop-off

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    Itinerary

    Day 1: Hanoi – Lan Ha Bay – Tra Bau – Overnight Area (L/D)

    Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam
    09.00

    Await the collection of the guide and driver in your hotel lobby. Once they have arrived, we will begin our transfer to Hai Phong city.

    12:00

    Rest at the harbour as the V’Spirit Premier Cruise completes its final preparations. We can board shortly after this and enjoy our welcome drink.

    13:00

    Sit down in the dining room for a delicious lunch and a scrolling view of the wonderfully unique limestone towers outside the windows.

    15:15

    Our first stop of the tour will be to the Tra Bau area, where we can take our kayaks onto the water and enjoy a thoroughly peaceful experience. Swimming is also available here.

    17:00 We return to the V’Spirit Premier Cruise to catch the daily spectacle of a gorgeous sunset, as well as happy hour at the bar. Enjoy the cooking class put on by our talented chef as they give you an insight into Vietnamese cuisine.

    19:00

    Along with a fantastic dinner, we have a very special performance of traditional Vietnamese music in the dining room or on the top deck. Before you retire to your cabin tonight, perhaps you would like to head to the bar, the spa or join the crew for some squid fishing.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight in a Deluxe Suite Balcony Cabin of V'Spirit Premier Cruise

    Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Dark & Bright Caves – Hanoi (B/L)

    Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam
    06:00

    Don’t miss the tai chi session on the top deck, run by our onboard tai chi teacher as the sunrise greets us from behind the mountains.

    07:00

    In the dining room after this, there will be a light breakfast lain out before we begin our final day in the bay.

    08:15

    On sampan boats, some residents of the bay will show us their home by taking us to the Dark & Bright caves, two gorgeous caverns with a vast and enclosed lake on the other side.

    09:00

    We return to the ship and sit down for our final meal, a lovely brunch buffet, on our approach to the harbour.

    11:45

    Stepping off the V’Spirit Premier Cruise at the harbour, we board the bus and head back to Hanoi.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Hanoi, Hanoi
    2: Hanoi Opera House, Số 01 Tràng Tiền, Phan Chu Trinh, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Any hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter
    Departure Time
    12:00 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • 2x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Welcome Drinks
    • Car Transfers by V’Spirit Shuttle bus from hotel in the Old Quarter to Lan Ha Bay & vice versa
    • Cruise Itinerary and Program
    • A bottle of water per person on board
    • English-speaking Tour Guide
    • Vietnamese and International Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Kayaking
    • Insurance, Taxes and Service Charges
    • Entry/Admission - Lan Ha Bay
    Exclusions
    • Airfares, Private Car Transfers
    • Beverages, Tips and Personal Expenses
    • Compulsory surcharge of $40/pax for Gala Dinner on 24th Dec and 31st Dec
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Times of activities may vary slightly. Itinerary and Program subject to change when necessary or bad weather condition
    • Advanced reservation is required with full passenger details, including Full Name, Date of Birth, Nationality, Passport Number, Visa Expiry Date etc.
    • A valid passport is required upon check-in onboard.
    • What to bring: Swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent
    • Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We spent the night on the Vspirit premier cruise boat and everything was spectacular! The boat is brand new and beautifully designed and furnished, the rooms were also extremely clean and the balcony was awesome to have. Chung (James) was an outstanding host and took...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank Janitza0912
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    after much research, we chose V'Spirit Premier Cruise. the boat was clean, spacious and comfortable. our room was on the 2nd floor which i think is the pick of the levels. unfortunately our room was at the back of the boat so was noisy from...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    3  Thank SKtravelstheworld
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I decided to pick V'spirit premier cruise via a friend who works at Ancient Lane Hotel. I was abit worried at first because this is the first time I experienced luxury cruise in Ha Long Bay. And it was a right decision honestly. Service was...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Traytrayinfor
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    First family trip to Vietnam and first overnight cruise to Ha Long Bay. Highly recommend this company and cruise ship, VSpirit. It is very modern and clean. The crew were also very attentive and friendly. They shared many stories about the locals and their own...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank kimmie2029
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Very comfortable rooms and excellent service and food on board. The sea and mountains are amazing and the activities during the day are ok. Our guide „queen“ was perfect and explained everything with a lot of detail.

    Thank Patrick_Ma_12
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    julieday12
    19 August 2019|
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    Response from Toni M | Reviewed this property |
    Hello Julie, sorry I haven't answered sooner. We were on Halong Bay in March 2019 and it was warm but very foggy which wasn't great. We did love the V'Spirit overnight Boat. They have a few boats in their fleet, our was... More
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    nezthap
    2 August 2019|
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    Response from Toni M | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Nezpha, we were on Halong Bay in March this year on the V'Spirit which we loved. The weather was warm with no rain, but, it was quite foggy which wasn't ideal. Our trip was from North to South Vietnam 21 days. We had a... More
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    31 July 2019|
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    Response from garryanthonym | Reviewed this property |
    Hello! I’m not sure. I guess you could ask at the time of booking. I can’t remember if there is a “special request “ option at booking. It’s really a wonderful little cruise & beautiful!
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