Grand Pioneers Cruise


Step into a world of eco-luxury with Grand Pioneers Cruise, leading the way in sustainable tourism across Vietnam. Setting sail as the country's premier eco-friendly cruise, this vessel marries opulence with environmental stewardship, providing a spacious and elegant sanctuary amidst Halong Bay's UNESCO World Heritage landscapes.

Embark on a voyage to touch the soul of Halong Bay, navigating its natural wonders and intricate caves that rival the finest works of art. Immerse yourselves in the rich tapestry of local culture, guided by the cruise's expert staff, while indulging in this supercruise's unparalleled services and amenities.

Book your cabins on the Grand Pioneers Cruise with Vietnam Travel today and make unforgettable memories during your Vietnam holiday!

Grand Pioneers Cruise

Starts
Halong Bay
Destinations
Ends
Halong Bay
Halong Bay → Lan Ha Bay

Highlights

  • The grandest overnight cruise ship in Halong Bay, offering the largest number of cabins.
  • A superlative, green, safe & modern cruise in Ha Long Bay.
  • Fully equipped luxury en-suite cabin with chilled water central air-con and marble bathroom.
  • Access to the refreshing cool crystal waters of the largest four-season saltwater pool onboard.
  • Various entertainment and function areas: restaurants, bars & lounges, Karaoke, Spa, 3D golf course, wine & cigar lounge, fitness centre, and more.
  • A sumptuous feast featuring both local and international culinary delights.
  • Pleasant itinerary with a well-balanced mix of relaxing activities and sightseeing.
Age range
under 87 year olds
Star
5 Stars

Itinerary

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2 Days 1 Night

  • 2 Days 1 Night
  • 3 Days 2 Nights
  1. Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Sung Sot Cave.

    08:00 – 08:30: You will be picked up from your hotel in the Old Quarter or at the cruise waiting lounge (if a shuttle bus service or private car is booked, at an additional charge). The journey to Halong Bay from Hanoi takes approximately 2.5 hours.
    09:50: A short break en route for refreshments (about 20 minutes).
    11:30 – 11:45: Arrival at Tuan Chau Marina – Halong City. A warm welcome awaits you at the Grand Pioneers Cruise waiting lounge by staff. Next, you'll be transferred to Grand Pioneers Cruise by speedboat.
    12:30: Check in to the luxury spacious suite.
    13:00 – 14:30: Enjoy a welcome drink at Dining By The Bay Restaurant during the cruise briefing. Lunch is served while the Grand Pioneers Cruise sails among thousands of islands and islets of stunning Halong Bay.
    15:30 – 16:30: The transfer boat, accompanied by the Grand Pioneers Cruise staff, will escort you to Sung Sot Cave. This breathtaking cave, hailed as one of Halong Bay's most stunning wonders, was first discovered by a group of French explorers in 1901.
    For those not participating in experience activities, enjoy services on the cruise such as spa & massage, 4-season pool, cigar & lounge, kid clubs, etc. Please note that certain activities may incur an additional surcharge.
    17:30 – 18:30: Witness the breathtaking beauty of sunset casting its warm glow over the serene waters, framed by majestic limestone peaks and emerald-green coves. Indulge in a selection of delectable Canapés and drinks at the Sky bar.
    19:00: Embark on a culinary journey with a delightful array of Western and Vietnamese cuisine.
    21:00: After dinner, you can chill out in your suite; pamper yourselves at Spa on boat; try some squid fishing; or spend time with fellow companions at the poker club, cigar club, karaoke club, sky bar, or the pool bar.
    Relish the night amidst the enchanting Halong Bay.

  2. Day 2: Halong Bay – Luon Cave – Kaykaying Experience – Hanoi.

    05:30 – 06:00: Experience the awe-inspiring sunrise over the heritage bay, surrounded by the soothing sound of waves, preparing you for a rejuvenating and invigorating day ahead.
    06:00 – 06:30: Start your day with revitalizing meditation exercises, designed to restore balance and replenish your energy, or opt for a workout session at the onboard gym.
    06:30 – 07:30: Indulge in a light breakfast served in the restaurant to fuel your morning adventures.
    07:30 – 08:30: Embark on a journey to Luon Cave aboard a speedboat, where you'll glide through its enchanting waters on a traditional bamboo boat. Located on the northeastern part of Bo Hon Island, Luon Cave is a must-visit destination. Following this, engage in kayaking, an essential activity in mesmerizing Halong Bay.
    09:30 – 10:30: Complete the check-out process at the reception desk on the first floor before savoring a delightful brunch buffet as the cruise heads back to the port.
    10:45: Return to the Grand Pioneers Cruise Lounge, where you can relax and reminisce about your memorable journey.
    11:00: Meet your driver for a transfer back to Hanoi or your next destination if transportation arrangements have been booked.

  1. Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Sung Sot Cave.

    08:00 – 08:30: You will be picked up from your hotel in the Old Quarter or at the cruise waiting lounge (if a shuttle bus service or private car is booked, at an additional charge). The journey to Halong Bay from Hanoi takes approximately 2.5 hours.
    09:50: A short break en route for refreshments (about 20 minutes).
    11:30 – 11:45: Arrival at Tuan Chau Marina – Halong City. A warm welcome awaits you at the Grand Pioneers Cruise waiting lounge by staff. Next, you'll be transferred to Grand Pioneers Cruise by speedboat.
    12:30: Check in to the luxury spacious suite.
    13:00 – 14:30: Enjoy a welcome drink at Dining By The Bay Restaurant during the cruise briefing. Lunch is served while the Grand Pioneers Cruise sails among thousands of islands and islets of stunning Halong Bay.
    15:30 – 16:30: The transfer boat, accompanied by the Grand Pioneers Cruise staff, will escort you to Sung Sot Cave. This breathtaking cave, hailed as one of Halong Bay's most stunning wonders, was first discovered by a group of French explorers in 1901.
    For those not participating in experience activities, enjoy services on the cruise such as spa & massage, 4-season pool, cigar & lounge, kid clubs, etc. Please note that certain activities may incur an additional surcharge.
    17:30 – 18:30: Witness the breathtaking beauty of sunset casting its warm glow over the serene waters, framed by majestic limestone peaks and emerald-green coves. Indulge in a selection of delectable Canapés and drinks at the Sky bar.
    19:00: Embark on a culinary journey with a delightful array of Western and Vietnamese cuisine.
    21:00: After dinner, you can chill out in your suite; pamper yourselves at Spa on boat; try some squid fishing; or spend time with fellow companions at the poker club, cigar club, karaoke club, sky bar, or the pool bar.
    Relish the night amidst the enchanting Halong Bay.

  2. Day 2: Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay – Halong Bay.

    05:30 – 06:00: Experience the breathtaking sunrise over Heritage Bay, immersing yourselves in the tranquil sounds of waves, preparing for a refreshing day ahead.
    06:00 – 6:30: Begin your day with energizing meditation exercises to restore balance and vitality, or opt for fitness activities at the onboard gym.
    06:30 – 07:30: Enjoy a light breakfast served in the restaurant.
    08:30: Be picked up from the cruise and embark on your excursion from Titop Island aboard the day boat.
    10:30 – 11:30: Journey to Lan Ha Bay, nestled within the Cat Ba Island Archipelago. Stop at the Dark & Bright Caves area for kayaking.
    11:30: Indulge in a delicious lunch served on the day boat.
    12:30 – 13:30: Unwind on the crystal blue waters and pristine white sands of Ba Trai Dao Beach.
    13:30: Head back to Halong Bay to continue your exploration journey.
    14:45 – 15:25: Visit Pearl Farm Exhibition Center & Museum.
    15:30 – 15:45: Return to Grand Pioneers Cruise.
    17:30 – 18:30: Witness the captivating sunset amidst the dramatic limestone peaks and emerald-green coves, while enjoying Canapés and your favorite drinks at the Sky bar.
    19:00: Delight in a diverse selection of Western and Vietnamese cuisine.
    21:00: Relax in your suite, indulge in spa treatments, experience squid fishing at the back of the boat, or socialize with fellow travelers at the cigar and wine lounge, karaoke club, sky bar, or pool bar.
    Overnight aboard the Grand Pioneers Cruise.

  3. Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi.

    05:30 – 06:00: Experience the awe-inspiring sunrise over the heritage bay, surrounded by the soothing sound of waves, preparing you for a rejuvenating and invigorating day ahead.
    06:00 – 06:30: Start your day with revitalizing meditation exercises, designed to restore balance and replenish your energy, or opt for a workout session at the onboard gym.
    06:30 – 07:30: Indulge in a light breakfast served in the restaurant to fuel your morning adventures.
    07:30 – 08:30: Embark on a journey to Luon Cave aboard a speedboat, where you'll glide through its enchanting waters on a traditional bamboo boat. Located on the northeastern part of Bo Hon Island, Luon Cave is a must-visit destination. Following this, engage in kayaking, an essential activity in mesmerizing Halong Bay.
    09:30 – 10:30: Complete the check-out process at the reception desk on the first floor before savoring a delightful brunch buffet as the cruise heads back to the port.
    10:45: Return to the Grand Pioneers Cruise Lounge, where you can relax and reminisce about your memorable journey.
    11:00: Meet your driver for a transfer back to Hanoi or your next destination if transportation arrangements have been booked.

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  • 30m2
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Our Offers

    Price Includes

    • Luxurious en-suite guest rooms with marble bathrooms and central air conditioning.
    • Full-board meals.
    • Convenient tender/ speedboat transfers.
    • Welcome drink upon arrival.
    • Daily in-room fresh drinking water.
    • Canapés served during Happy Hour.
    • Access to meditation sessions, gym, swimming pools and kids' club.
    • Exciting activities: cave visits, squid fishing, kayaking.
    • Activities: kayaking, bamboo rowing boat, cave visits, squid fishing
    • Free Wifi.
    • English speaking guide on boat.
    • Onboard insurance.
    • Service charge.

    Price Excludes

    • Round-trip transportation: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi.
    • Beverages.
    • Spa treatments (including spa and massage services).
    • Access to karaoke, cigar and wine lounge, conference facilities, and 3D golf simulator.
    • Tips & personal expenses.
    • VAT tax & service charge
    • Any other services not explicitly mentioned in the inclusion.

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