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100+ overnight cruise itineraries in Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay, and Bai Tu Long Bay.

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    Halong bay: 222 Cruise itineraries

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    Peony Cruise 1362

    Peony Cruise 2 Days

    9.8 Excellent | 176 reviews
    2DAY
    Lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba Island
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    • Best mid-range cruise in Lan Ha Bay
    • Short transfer time on limousine bus
    • Great rooms with balcony
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    Prices from:
    $165 $150
    What's Included

    Peony Cruise

    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Dinh Vu Port and back (transfer time approximately 2.5 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
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    Cabin types
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Deluxe Balcony Cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $300 USD $300 USD Book now
    Premium balcony cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $340 USD $340 USD Book now
    Exclusive suite
    Max adults: 2
    $430 USD $430 USD Book now
    Family deluxe (3 pax)
    Max adults: 3
    $520 USD $520 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Peony Cruise 1362

    Peony Cruise 3 Days

    9.8 Excellent | 176 reviews
    3DAY
    Cat Ba Island - Lan Ha Bay - Ba Trai Dao Islets - Viet Hai Village
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    • Best mid-range cruise in Lan Ha Bay
    • Short transfer time on limousine bus
    • Great rooms with balcony
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    Prices from:
    $286 $260
    What's Included

    Peony Cruise

    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Dinh Vu Port and back (transfer time approximately 2.5 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Deluxe Balcony Cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $520 USD $520 USD Book now
    Premium balcony cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $600 USD $600 USD Book now
    Exclusive suite
    Max adults: 2
    $820 USD $820 USD Book now
    Family deluxe (3 pax)
    Max adults: 3
    $960 USD $960 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    JadeSails Cruise 64

    JadeSails Cruise 1 Day

    1DAY
    Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave - Frog Pond Area
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    • Contemporary luxury design
    • Pool bar and large sundeck
    • Visit untouched parts of Lan Ha Bay
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    Prices from:
    $108 $98
    What's Included

    JadeSails Cruise

    Price Inclusions:
    • Shuttle bus Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi.
    • 7.5 hours cruise 
    • All entrance fees for sightseeing indicated 
    • Vietnamese fusion lunch
    • Sunset party and 2 bottles of mineral water on limousine 
    • Kayaking or local rowing boat, life jacket and waterproof bag 
    • English speaking guide 
    Price Exclusions:
    • Taxes
    • Holiday surcharge
    • Sightseeing fees
    • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
    • All other services not mentioned clearly in the program
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Day cruise
    Max adults: 1
    $98 USD $98 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Capella Cruise Our recommendations 1056

    Capella Cruise 2 Days

    9.8 Excellent | 142 reviews
    2DAY
    Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave
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    • Aesthetic Indochina architecture
    • Elegant retro wooden interior
    • Great itinerary with many activities
    Early bird promotion - Only $195/person
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    Prices from:
    $220 $200
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    Capella Cruise

    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Tuan Chau Pier and back (transfer time approximately 3 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Early bird promotion - Only $195/person $390 USD $390 USD Book now
    Oasis Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $400 USD $400 USD Book now
    Harmony Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $430 USD $430 USD Book now
    Sky Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $460 USD $460 USD Book now
    Sky Terrace Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $570 USD $570 USD Book now
    Sky Family Suite (4 pax)
    Max adults: 4
    $790 USD $790 USD Book now
    La Suite De Capella
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $830 USD $830 USD Book now
    Harmony Family Suite (5 pax)
    Max adults: 5
    $850 USD $850 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Capella Cruise Our recommendations 1056

    Capella Cruise 3 Days

    9.8 Excellent | 142 reviews
    3DAY
    Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave
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    • Aesthetic Indochina architecture
    • Elegant retro wooden interior
    • Great itinerary with many activities
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    Prices from:
    $396 $360
    What's Included

    Capella Cruise

    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Tuan Chau Pier and back (transfer time approximately 3 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
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    Cabin types
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Oasis Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $750 USD $750 USD Book now
    Harmony Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $820 USD $820 USD Book now
    Sky Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $880 USD $880 USD Book now
    Sky Terrace Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $1110 USD $1110 USD Book now
    Sky Family Suite (4 pax)
    Max adults: 4
    $1590 USD $1590 USD Book now
    Harmony Family Suite (5 pax)
    Max adults: 5
    $1620 USD $1620 USD Book now
    La Suite De Capella
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $1650 USD $1650 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Genesis Luxury Regal Cruise Best value 1280

    Genesis Luxury Regal Cruise 2 Days

    9.7 Excellent | 106 reviews
    2DAY
    Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave
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    • Elegant Indochine-style
    • Luxury decoration
    • Spacious cabins all with private balcony
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    Prices from:
    $176 $160
    What's Included

    Genesis Luxury Regal Cruise

    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer round trip Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
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    Cabin types
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Junior Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $320 USD $320 USD Book now
    Senior Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $370 USD $370 USD Book now
    Executive Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $410 USD $410 USD Book now
    Premium Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $440 USD $440 USD Book now
    Regal Terrace Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $470 USD $470 USD Book now
    Family Junior Suite (3 pax)
    Max adults: 3

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $480 USD $480 USD Book now
    Senior Family Suite (3 pax)
    Max adults: 3
    $580 USD $580 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Genesis Luxury Regal Cruise Best value 1280

    Genesis Luxury Regal Cruise 3 Days

    9.7 Excellent | 106 reviews
    3DAY
    Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave - Ba Trai Dao Islets - Viet Hai Village
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    • Elegant Indochine-style
    • Luxury decoration
    • Spacious cabins all with private balcony
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    Prices from:
    $358 $325
    What's Included

    Genesis Luxury Regal Cruise

    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer round trip Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
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    Cabin types
    Max
    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Junior Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $650 USD $650 USD Book now
    Senior Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $700 USD $700 USD Book now
    Executive Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $800 USD $800 USD Book now
    Premium Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $840 USD $840 USD Book now
    Regal Terrace Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $930 USD $930 USD Book now
    Family Junior Suite (3 pax)
    Max adults: 3

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $940 USD $940 USD Book now
    Senior Family Suite (3 pax)
    Max adults: 3
    $1120 USD $1120 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Scarlet Pearl Cruise Our recommendations 589

    Scarlet Pearl Cruise 3 Days

    9.5 Excellent | 131 reviews
    3DAY
    Ba Trai Dao Islets - Lan Ha Bay - Viet Hai Village - Dark and Bright Cave
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    • Catamaran-style cruise
    • Outdoors Jacuzzi
    • All rooms with private balcony
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    Prices from:
    $358 $325
    What's Included

    Scarlet Pearl Cruise

    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Sun International Port and back (transfer time approximately 3 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
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    Cabin types
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Silver Pearl
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $650 USD $650 USD Book now
    Golden Pearl Cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $910 USD $910 USD Book now
    Onyx Pearl Cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $1110 USD $1110 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Scarlet Pearl Cruise Our recommendations 589

    Scarlet Pearl Cruise 2 Days

    9.5 Excellent | 131 reviews
    2DAY
    Lan Ha Bay - Dark and Bright Cave
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    • Catamaran-style cruise
    • Outdoors Jacuzzi
    • All rooms with private balcony
    Summer Promotion - Only $190/person including bus
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    Prices from:
    $187 $170
    What's Included

    Scarlet Pearl Cruise

    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Sun International Port and back (transfer time approximately 3 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas
    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
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    Cabin types
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Silver Pearl
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $340 USD $340 USD Book now
    Golden Pearl Cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $460 USD $460 USD Book now
    Onyx Pearl Cabin
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $570 USD $570 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Heritage Cruise Binh Chuan 768

    Heritage Cruise Binh Chuan 3 Days

    9.7 Excellent | 166 reviews
    3DAY
    Lan Ha Bay - Viet Hai Village - Dark and Bright Cave - Ba Trai Dao Islets
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    • Spacious cabins with private balcony
    • Swimming pool on sundeck
    • Exclusive Arts Gallery
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    Prices from:
    $407 $370
    What's Included

    Heritage Cruise Binh Chuan

    Price Inclusions:
    • Taxes & Service Charges
    • Welcome Cocktail
    • 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
    • Meals on board during cruise program
    • Tai Chi Session
    • Cooking Class
    • Insurance
    • Kayaking
    Price Exclusions:
    • Transfer from Hanoi to Tuan Chau Pier and back (transfer time approximately 2.5 hours)
    • Airfares, and Hotel Accommodation
    • Visa to Vietnam
    • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
    • Beverages and Tobacco
    • Tax, tips and other Personal Expenses
    • All other services not clearly mentioned above
    • Surcharge for New Year, Christmas and Vietnam's Holiday
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    Cabin types
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    Price per cabin (1 cabin, double occupancy)
    Delta Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $740 USD $740 USD Book now
    Ocean Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $790 USD $790 USD Book now
    Captain Suite
    Max adults: 2

    Max children: 1 (up to 12 years of age)

    $900 USD $900 USD Book now
    Regal Suite
    Max adults: 2
    $970 USD $970 USD Book now
    Notes: Prices include all meals onboard, 5% service charge and 10% VAT.
    Please note that all of our cruises have daily departure for both 2 day and 3 day itinerary. Cabin rate is for maximum of 2 adults and 1 child under 5 year old. Third person surcharge applies and extra bed or crib is subject to availability. All taxes and service charges are included in the listed price (quoted in USD). Cruise price may change based on availability or occasional last minute promotion. All photos and specifications presented on our website are provided solely by the cruise. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

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    Asked by Fran Stary 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    Hi do you do a transfer to ninh binh?

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    Answered by Mary 2 weeks, 3 days ago

    @Fran Stary, We do offer transfer service from Hanoi / Halong to Ninh Binh and back. Please let us know if you want to proceed with the booking. Regards, Mary.

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    FAQs

    When is the best time to travel on a Halong cruise?

    The best time for pleasant weather is from October to November and March to April. October to November is Autumn when the weather is cool, sunny, and has a low chance of storms. March to April is Spring with low rainfall, blue sky, and light sunshine. However, Halong in each season has its own beauty and both advantages and disadvantages. Just check the weather forecast and plan your trip well, you can join a Halong cruise at any time.

    Do cruise tours include a transfer from Hanoi?

    No. Transportation is not included in the tour price. You can ask for a bus service or a private car from Hanoi for an extra fee.

    Which cruise visits a fishing village?

    Many cruises include a trip to a fishing village such as Paradise Elegance, Athena Luxury, Indochina Sails, Bhaya, Glory Legend, etc. However, this trip is usually added to the 3 day 2 night itinerary.

    Is kayaking included in the cruise price?

    Most Halong Bay cruises include kayaking in the tour price. However, some cruises do not include kayaking such as Paradise Elegance, Ambassador, Heritage Line Violet, Heritage Line Ginger, etc. You can contact our travel consultant to have more details of inclusions and exclusions.

    We are a group of 10 adults, can we stay in all cabins next to each other?

    Yes. You surely can stay in all cabins next to or close to each other if you book early and inform the travel consultant in advance.

    Is there an elevator on the cruise?

    You can refer to some cruises with an elevator including Ambassador, Capella, Elite of the Seas, Era, and Indochine cruise.

    We are a family of 5 (2 adults and 3 children). Can we stay in one cabin?

    Yes. There are some family cabins that include a king bed with 2 - 3 single beds, suitable for your family. Capella cruise is a suggestion for your reference.

    Are meals onboard set menu or buffet?

    Meals onboard could be set menu, buffet, or a-la-carte depending on each cruise. You can contact the travel consultant for detailed menus of a specific cruise.

    Which cruises are suitable for families with children?

    Cruises with large cabins, spacious public areas, swimming pools, and other entertainment activities are suitable for families with children. You can refer to Capella, Mon Cheri, Stellar of the Seas, Heritage Binh Chuan, Orchid Classic, etc.

    Can I bring food and drinks onboard?

    You can bring some onboard. However, there will be a service charge if you bring food/drinks during meals. All cruises have a bar with a variety of drinks such as beer, coke, juice, smoothies, wine, cocktails, etc. You’d better order food/drinks on the cruise.

    More About Overnight Cruises

    As one of the hotspots in the Northern region of Vietnam, Halong Bay always welcomes a large number of visitors every year. Although visitors can view the bay from many locations in the city, Halong bay cruises will bring a very different experience with plenty of interesting activities.

    Cruises in Halong bay are diverse in duration, itineraries, facilities & services, as well as prices. No matter if you have just a few hours or days for the cruise, no matter if you love hiking to the top of the limestone island to get the panoramic view or just simply lazing on the isolated beach for hours, no matter if you love a traditional small junk or a giant modern ship with a bunch of recreational activities, Halong Bay Cruise promises to serve you at its best.

    Cruise duration

    Although some cruises offer up to 4-night durations, the three most popular durations are day cruises, 1-night, and 2-night cruises.

    • Day cruises are most economical and suitable for travelers having limited time and a low budget. A day trip lasts for 4 to 8 hours on the bay but the program covers the most signature attractions that give travelers the best glimpse of the Heritage Site. 
    • 1-night cruises are the choices of the majority of visitors due to the reasonable price and time. If day cruises are not enough and 2-night ones are a bit too much and expensive, 1-night cruises provide enough activities and a less-rushed program for a relaxing trip.
    • A 2-night cruise is ideal for those who have a loosen budget and generous time. This is the most costly duration of the three. However, travelers have a chance to visit the deeper parts of Halong Bay which are untouched, pristine, and less touristy.

    Itinerary

    While searching for cruises, you will see not only Halong bay but also Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay. You may know that Halong Bay has been recognized as World’s Natural Heritage Site by UNESCO twice in 1994 and 2000. That makes Ha Long Bay more renowned, visited by a lot of travelers worldwide, and somehow gradually commercialized a bit.

    Neighboring the heritage bay, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay are two smaller bays that are later discovered and well-known thanks to their similar karst islands and poetic landscapes.

    A cruise itinerary will usually attach to one of three bays. Based on your preference, if you are after an active program with spectacular and bustling hotspots, Halong Bay is a must. If you are looking for more relaxation and a less crowded itinerary, or you want to have a new experience, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay would never let you down.

    Halong Bay

    • Attractions: Sung Sot Cave, Luon Cave, Tung Sau Pearl Farm, Titop Island, Me Cung Cave, Heaven Palace Grotto, Cua Van Village, Trinh Nu Cave, etc.
    • Cruises: Paradise Elegance, Ambassador, Pelican, Athena, Signature, Paradise Sails, Adela Boutique, Stellar, etc.

    Lan Ha Bay

    • Attractions: Dark-Bright Cave, Tra Bau, Ao Ech, Viet Hai Village, 
    • Cruises: Elite of the Seas, Orchid Trendy, Heritage Binh Chuan, Scarlet Pearl, Mon Cheri, Stellar of the Seas, Capella, La Casta Regal, Rosy, Sena, etc.

    Bai Tu Long Bay

    • Attractions: Thien Canh Son Cave, Vung Vieng Fishing Village, Cong Do, Cap La, Cong Dam, Hon Co Island, etc.
    • Cruises: Dragon Legend, Swan, Paloma, Dragon Pearl, etc.

    Facilities & services

    If Halong Bay day cruises have a spacious public area of sundeck or dining room for sightseeing and relaxing, overnight cruises provide no shortage of facilities and services like a floating hotel.

    You will stay in well-equipped cabins which come with a large window or balcony. Not only comfy bed and bathroom amenities, but the cabin also has Satellite TV, minibar, air-con, safe box, bathtub or jacuzzi, etc. After joining a bunch of activities, cabins onboard bring you the utmost comfort and convenience like home.

    Food and drinks are served on the cruise. Unlike all meals included in the tour price, drinks could be ordered and charged based on usage. Apart from sitting in an intimate restaurant to enjoy meals, you can request room service or order drinks into your room to spend time with your loved ones from the private balcony.

    Besides, Halong Bay cruises more and more focus on varied entertainment activities onboard. Therefore, you can find cruises with mini golf, swimming pool, jacuzzi pool, spa, modern gym, art gallery, club, etc. The more luxurious the cruise is, the more facilities and services it provides.

    Experiences on Halong Bay cruises

    There is much more than just watching the bay from a cruise. Halong Bay Cruises offer plenty of on-board and off-board activities. On-board activities are often the same while off-board ones can be changed on different days in a tour. All the activities are optional, thus you can feel free to enjoy your trip with the utmost relaxation.

    Onboard activities

    • Watch Halong Bay from top deck

    All Halong Bay cruises have a spacious sundeck where you can kick back on the sun loungers and witness the stunning scenery of Halong bay. It can be the serenity in the early morning, the splendor of the sunset, or the shimmer when all the ships are lit at night. Every moment on the cruise gives you a special view of Ha Long Bay. 

    • Join Sunset party

    What could be better than watching the sunset, chatting, and sipping some drinks together? Sunset parties usually include Happy Hour - Buy 1 get 1 free promotion for drinks and some complementary finger food on the top deck.

    • Learn how to make a Vietnamese traditional dish

    Get to know about Vietnamese cuisine with local ingredients and interesting recipes. Make the dish on your own and enjoy it, you will definitely enjoy the food much more.

    • Fish squid at night

    Simple technique but patience is needed for catching squid like a local. This is one of the interesting experiences you should not miss on a Halong Bay cruise. 

    • Experience Taichi

    Early birds would love to follow the gentle movements of the crew in the Taichi session in the morning. Refreshing your body and mind with a quick exercise in the middle of the heritage bay should be on your bucket list.

    Offboard activities

    • Discover caves and grottoes

    There are nearly 2,000 islands and islets in Halong Bay and plenty of them have a cave or grotto to visit. Some caves are giant and dry inside while some are small and can only be visited by kayak or sampan boat. Visitors have a chance to know the mysterious legend of Halong Bay and unique formation of the caves here.

    • Kayak on the bay

    Kayaking on the vast ocean is a must. Gently paddle a kayak around rocky islands and feel the amazing tranquility of the bay, you will never regret it.

    • Swim at the beach

    Halong bay is perfect for swimming thanks to the very calm seawater. If you choose Halong itinerary, Titop and Soi Sim beaches are the two most beautiful and biggest beaches for swimming. If you choose Lan Ha Bay or Bai Tu Long Bay, you can swim in many untouched water areas or some smaller natural beaches.

    • Climb to the mountain

    If watching the bay from the top deck of the cruise is not enough, you may not want to miss the panoramic view of Halong Bay from the top of the mountain. This activity could be found in the excursion to Titop and Soi Sim islands.

    • Visit a fishing village

    There used to be thousands of households living and fishing on Halong Bay for a living. Visiting a fishing village is a way to learn about their tough life on the ocean. Travelers can visit Cua Van, Ba Hang, Vung Vieng fishing village, etc.

    Price range

    Halong Bay Cruises could be divided into 3 main categories: Luxury (5*), Deluxe (4*), and Superior (3*). You need from US$100-130 per person for a 1-night trip on a Superior cruise. Deluxe cruises cost from US$130-160 per person per night. For Luxury category, Halong Bay cruise costs you from US$160 up to US$400 per person.

    Price may change upon the regulation of Halong management board or vary in season. Low season is from May to September with more promotions. Price in the high season from October to April is often higher and cruises are more quickly occupied. Therefore, you should book early in the high season to ensure your favorite cruise is available.

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