Taking a rest in the bay of Wonders, relaxing on the crystal blue ocean or charming white sand beaches, you will soon forget all the pressure and enjoy your journey to the land of pleasure: wonderful landscapes, fresh and tasty seafood, peaceful atmosphere. This will sure be a special vacation for you!
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.
(Đa Chong- Stacking Stones is a destination in Quang Ninh province, well-known for adventure tours. Con Vit- Duck is an islet, shaped like a duck. Gia Luan 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.
DAY 2: HA LONG BAY – LAN HA BAY – VIET HAI VILLAGE (B/L/D)
7:15 – Light buffet breakfast is served on board.
8:15 – Start your excursion with a boat trip to Lan Ha Bay for sightseeing.
9:30 – The boat docks at Viet Hai pier. Passengers choose bicycles or electric cars to travel 3,5km into the village. Viet Hai village is in a valley within Cat Ba National Reserve.
10:00 – You could either shoot photos, video or walk in old houses. Meeting village folks to observe local daily life is another suggestion. In summer it is beautiful rice field, winter time you may do some trekking on lime stone cliffs and mountains.
11:30 – Local lunch is served with fresh seafoods and local foods.
13:00 – Enjoy a ride on bicycles or electric cars back to Viet Hai pier.
13:30 – Our trip boat takes you to Van Boi- a small beach nearby. Here you can do some kayaking or swimming.
15:30 – Back onto day trip boat to transfer to La Pinta Cruise.
17:00 – Cruise to anchor place in Rang Dua. Free time to relax on your own, join a cooking classic or take part in our special activity** on sundeck (if weather permits)
19:30 – 2nd dinner on board.
20:30 – 23:00 – Free time – you can enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, enjoy drinks from the bar 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 3: 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.
(Chã is a traditional small boat, made of timber frame and bamboo coated with natural plant compound or asphalt mixture)
On tender you could take photos, making your own video clip of this performance or lime stone islets on the bay.
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||480 USD/pax||312 USD/pax||180 USD/pax|
|Executive Ocean View||520 USD/pax||338 USD/pax||200 USD/pax|
|La Pinta Suite||570 USD/pax||370.5 USD/pax||220 USD/pax|
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