Halong Sen Day Cruises - 1 Day in Halong Bay
Duration: 1 day Transportation: Car, Boat
Route: Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi
Languages: English Tiếng Việt (View map)
Halong Sen Cruises is a trademark belonging to Athena Group, an exquisite five-star luxury cruising brand in Ha Long Bay. Launched on December 20th 2017, the brand new Halong Sen Cruises is a delicate work of art catering for guests who wish to discover the core beauty of the world natural heritage site without abundance of time.
Halong Sen Cruise is a new nice steel boat, meticulously designed for your supreme enjoyment and your ultimate safety. Inspired by gracious charm of Vietnam’s national flower, the boat features a flawless blend of traditional and contemporary cruising concepts with images of the pure lotus infused in the fine design of every corner on board. There is nothing but exceptional experience when cruising with Halong Sen Cruises as you indulge your eyes with spectacular landscapes and satisfy your taste to the fullest with the best of Vietnamese cuisine. Our carefully selected menu will evoke your appetite with the most delicious dishes cooked from lotus and freshest local-sourced ingredients.
Unique Selling Point:
- New and Luxury boat.
- Design and decoration of the boat are themed with Lotus flower
- The itinerary lasts 5 hours, longer than the traditional itinerary of other cruises.
- The price includes kayaking
- Transfer by Limousine Dcar or Limousine Fuso is included in price
- Luxury 17 seats Fuso Limousine & 7 seat Dcar Limousine transportation. Wifi on board and USB to charge the phones
- Free snack and bottle of water on transfer vehicle
- Cooking class
- Guests have chance to enjoy lotus tea and learn how to make lotus tea.
- 01 day program includes all activities of a normal 02-day program
*** Prices are in US Dollars per person and valid to 31 Dec 2018.
Tour Price & Availability:
Exploring the beauty of Ha Long Bay with 1 day itinerary
07.15-08.45: Pick up at hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter (for guests booking transfer services provided by Halong Sen Cruises)
10.00: Have a break en-route at a Rest Stop in Hai Duong City. Relax, have a cup of tea or coffee, or take a look around the arts and crafts center within 25 minutes. It is also time for our driver to take a short rest after 2 hours driving in order to ensure the safety of the trip.
12.15: Arrive at Tuan Chau Harbor. Check-in and embark on our cruise. The cruise leaves Tuan Chau Harbor for an incredible trip to explore the beauty of Ha Long Bay.
12.30: Lunch is served with Vietnamese traditional specialties while cruising towards Hoa Cuong area. Along the way, enjoy extraordinary scenery of thousands of limestone islands and islets in Ha Long Bay such as: Dog Rock, Duck Rock, Fighting Cock Rock, Lu Huong Islet. Camera should be well prepared to take amazing pictures at these places.
14.00: Arrive at Hoa Cuong area, one of the most beautiful corners of Ha Long Bay. Surrounded by majestic limestone mountains, Hoa Cuong presents to you a mysterious world with wild and gracious beauty. Just like a sleeping princess, it is waiting for you to wake up.
Especially, you will see an a beautiful limestone islet rising from sea water in the shape of a giant thumb, which is then called Thumb Rock. Mother Nature has put Thumb Rock here to send a message of goodness to every passenger cruising in Ha Long. Camera should be well prepared to take amazing pictures of this place.
14.30: The cruise heads towards Ba Hang area, formerly known as Ba Hang fishing village but now villagers have moved to another area. Exploring the hidden charm of the gorgeous Ba Hang in 45 minutes by kayaking
15.15: Back to Halong Sen Cruises and continue the exciting trip to the next stop.
15.30: Arrive at Thien Cung cave, one of the most beautiful caves in Ha Long Bay. Together with our best guide, you will explore this unique and magnificent museum of natural arts elaborately created by the magic hands of Mother Nature.
On the way back to harbor, you will be participating in a cooking class to make fresh spring roll demonstrated by our chef on the sundeck. You also have chance to enjoy Vietnamese lotus tea served with delicious candied lotus seeds. The lovely subtle bitterness of the tea and the nice elegant sweetness of candied lotus seeds mingle in a perfect way, creating an unforgettable taste lingering in your mouth. Delicacy, elegance and sophistication of the two specialties make Vietnamese people proud of their own unique culture. Also take the chance to learn how to make the tea in traditional way through a nice demonstration from our expert.
17.00: The boat arrives at pier. End of the itinerary and transfer back to Hanoi.
**** Cruise or Itinerary can be changed or cancelled without prior notice according to the weather or Halong Bay Management Board’ permission.
- Limousine transfer for Hanoi-Ha Long-Ha Noi route
From 01st February, guests not using transfer service enjoy a discount of US$ 5/person
- Professional guide
- 01 complimentary bottle of water on transfer vehicle.
- 01 lunch
- Entrance fees and sightseeing fees.
- Kayaking service
- Insurance on-board
• Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
• Surcharge for Lunar New Year from 14 Feb to then end of 20 Feb 2018
• All other services not mentioned in the program
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