With a new route, La Pinta Cruise will bring you a good chance to explore beautiful bays: Halong Bay, Cat Ba Island and Lan Ha Bay within 2-day. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking on the vast sea, and exploring the natural beauty of many Islets, as well as join our Cooking class with Vietnamese dish – Spring roll.
DAY 1: HANOI – HAI PHONG – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY (L/D)
9:00 – 9:30 – Pick-up arrangement around Hanoi old quarter* by La Pinta Limousine service team. Check-up guests list, personal belongings then depart.
9:30 – 11:45 – Heading on the new national highway 5B from Hanoi capital to Cat Hai island.
11:45 – Limo arrives at Got Pier, La Pinta staff welcome you at our lounge, tea break (tea, lemon juice, purified bottled water available)
12:00 – Transfers to La Pinta Cruise.
12:15 – Welcome on board La Pinta Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink then receive cruise briefing and safety instructions before check-in.
12:30 – Savor a delicious lunch at the restaurant (our menus mostly cater specialties of Vietnamese and some international cuisines) while enjoying the beauty of the canals and islets on the way such as Da Chong, Con Vit and Gia Luan.
(Đá Chồng- Stacking Stones is a destination in Quang Ninh province, well-known for adventure tours. Con Vịt- Duck is an islet, shaped like a duck. Gia Luận is a village in Cat Ba island-the 3rd largest island in Vietnam, under Hai Phong governance.)
14:30 – La Pinta stops at Vung Tra Bau where you can either enjoy kayaking or swimming in emerald water.
(Vụng Tra Bau is a small bay surrounded by stone islets, clear and clean, no strong wind and ideal for swimming.)
16:00 – Back to the cruise and free time for refresh/relaxing on your own.
16:45 – La Pinta cruise anchors on seawater at Rang Dua (Coconut sand dune) near adjoining of Halong Bay & Cat Ba island.
17:00 – 17:45 – Join La Pinta chefs for a cooking show where you can learn how to make of some Vietnamese traditional dishes and taste it. Also, you are welcome to take part in our special activity** or any activity at your choice.
19:30 – Dinner is served on board.
20:30 – 23:00 – After finishing dinner, you can enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, enjoy drinks from the bar while watching Top Gear Vietnam Special – a TV series by BBC or try your luck at squid fishing. Or you can also grab some drinks and enjoy your leisure time in privacy in your room private balcony. Overnight on board.
DAY 2: HA LONG BAY – HA NOI (B/Br)
6:00 – Wakeup in the middle of the bay, inhale the fresh air, watch the sunrise on broad horizon and admire the breathtaking seascape.
6:30 – You would spend about 10 minutes travelling on our tender to nearby fishing area. The tender maintains a distance of 20-30m (60-90 ft) away from the Chã. On seascape you could enjoy a man and a woman in fishery classic costume to perform netting within 20 minutes. On tender you could take photos, making your own video clip of this performance or lime stone islets on the bay.
(Chã is a traditional small boat, made of timber frame and bamboo coated with natural plant compound or asphalt mixture)
7:00 – Back to the cruise.
7:15 – Breakfast with light buffet.
8:00 – Transfers to Dark & Bright cave, explore this lovely cave by bamboo boats.
8:45 – Back onto cruise, please join our special activity** or any activity at your choice on board. 9:15 Pack & check-out.
9:45 – Farewell brunch is served at the restaurant. You could observe the scenes at different angles and grab this chance to do a photo hunting as the boat slowly cruises passing by many islets of Halong Bay on her waterway back to pier.
11:45 – La Pinta cruise returns at Got Pier.
12:00 – Disembark and say goodbye to the cruise.
12h:15 – Transfer back to Hanoi by Limo service (optional).
14:30 – Arrive in Hanoi old quarter*, drop off at your hotel.
Trip ends here, yet La Pinta crew would love to see you soon!
|Price||Promotion price||Single supplement|
|Deluxe Ocean View||240 USD/pax||156 USD/pax||90 USD/pax|
|Executive Ocean View||260 USD/pax||169 USD/pax||100 USD/pax|
|La Pinta Suite||285 USD/pax||185.25 USD/pax||110 USD/pax|
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