TOUR 3D2N ON LACASTA CRUISES HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY
DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY ON LA CASTA CRUISE (L/D)
08:00 – 08:45 Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter. Start 2,5 hour road journey on shuttle limousine bus (for the guests use our transfer service).
If you go to Halong Bay on your own, please be ready at station – F47, Tuan Chau International Marina, Halong Bay (Next to Southern Hotel in Tuan Chau) at 11:30 A.M for check-in. Any late arrivals will be charged 100 USD for speed boat.
12:30 – 13:00 CHECK-IN TIME
Welcome to La Casta Cruise, enjoy a welcome drink while our Cruise Manager gives a brief introduction, safety guidelines.
Receive the room key, check in your room.
13:00- 13:15 LUNCH TIME
Enjoy a typical lunch in the luxury dining room while Rosy Cruise slowly glides between the sea-green color.
15:00 KAYAKING/ SWIMMING
– You can go downstairs at reception for the outdoor activities.
– Drop anchor for swimming or just simply sunbathe on our cruise (private, wild and fresh air).
– Also, you can do kayaking under our tour guide’s instructions.
16:30 Come back to Rosy Cruise
17:30 HAPPY HOURS
Summit on the sundeck for watching the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin, you are invited to Sunset party (we serve you local wine, some fruits) and do not miss the special offer “Happy hours – buy 2 get 1 for free” (from 17:30 to 19:00).
18:00 COOKING CLASS
You take part in cooking demonstration. We will guide you how to make the traditional Vietnamese dish – deep fried spring rolls or fresh summer rolls.
19:15 DINNER TIME
The delicate dinner is served with fresh food menu.
21:00 ONBOARD ACTIVITIES
After dinner, reward yourself with a large selection of cocktails at panoramic bar or go down to the entrance for the squid fishing (We open the light and preparing the squid fishing rods).
DAY 2: LAN HA BAY – VIET HAI VILLAGE IN CAT BA ISLAND (B/L/D)
If you do not want to go with the Day Boat you can stay on La Casta Cruise.
The itinerary might be changed with notice by the Cruise Manager or the Captain if the weather is not good.
05:30 – 06:00 Wake up early for the sunrise (depends on the season and the weather)
06:30 Early morning sun risers can enjoy Tai Chi session on the sundeck (If it does not rain). Tai Chi helps focus the mind and condition the body.
07:00 BREAKFAST TIME
Joining breakfast in a panorama view of the world heritage site.
08:30 – 09:00 MOVE TO THE DAILY BOAT
The Day Boat coming to pick you up at La Casta Cruise and cruising along with Lan Ha Bay.
10:00 DISCOVER VIET HAI VILLAGE
Transfer you to Cat Ba island and there you can do cycling through Viet Hai Village in Cat Ba national park, discover local people life (or the electric car take you around the village)
11:30 Go back to the Day Boat
12:00 LUNCH TIME
Enjoy the lunch with beautiful view on the Day Boat.
13:15 Kayaking around small fishing village
15:00 Swimming in the sea-green water in Lan Ha Bay.
16:30 – 17:00
Say goodbye to the crews and come back to La Casta Cruise.
17:30 HAPPY HOURS
You are invited to Sunset party (we serve you local wine, some fruits) and do not miss the special offer “Happy hours – buy 2 get 1 for free” (from 17:30 to 19:00).
18:00 COOKING CLASS
You take part in cooking demonstration – deep fried spring rolls or fresh summer rolls.
DINNER ON BOARD
Dinner is served. After dinner, you will have time for rest, drink, listen to music or take some massage to refresh the body also ideal.
DAY 3: LAN HA BAY – HALONG BAY – HANOI (B/L)
05:30 – 06:00
Wake up early for the sunrise (depends on season and weather)
06:30 TAI CHI SESSION
Enjoy Tai Chi session on the sundeck (If it does not rain).
Have breakfast with the morning view of bay’s landscape.
DARK & BRIGHT CAVE
You will go to visit the Dark & Bright Water Cave by the tender (the transfer boat) to the small floating house and there you can have opportunity to explore the cave on local bamboo boat rowed by the locals.
09:15 – 09:30
Come back to La Casta Cruise and pack your luggage.
09:45 CHECK OUT TIME
Check-out of your room, returns the room key.
10:15 BRUNCH TIME
Brunch is served.
Leaving to the cruise, get on the speed boat to go to the harbour.
11:45 – 12:00 approx
Return to Hanoi by comfortable air-con shuttle limousine (for guests use our transfer service) or meet your private car driver when you arrive the harbour.
If you want to go to Cat Ba island, you must let us know, we will transfer you by Rosy Cruise small transfer boat to Gia Luan Port.
15:00 – 15:30 HANOI
Arrive back at your hotel after moving quickly by the highway.
– Full equipped luxury en-suite cabin with multi A/C, finest bathroom amenities
– All meals on board
– Complimentary water on shuttle limousine bus (if you use) and welcome drink on board
– Complimentary water on your room (1 bottle of water/person/perday)
– Tai Chi, cookery demonstration, kayaking, bike rental, electric car
– Entrance and sightseeing fees
– Fruits and local wine in Sunset party (NOT FOR HAPPY HOURS)
– Internet wi-fi in the cabin, Fishing equipment
– English speaking guide
– Beverages (cocktail, wine, other drinks)
– Transfer service
– Tips and other personal expenses
– Surcharge for Christmas (24/12) & New Year’s Eve (31/12)
– All other services not clearly mentioned above