Mon Chéri Cruise


Mon Chéri Cruises epitomizes luxury in Halong Bay, a destination acclaimed as one of the World’s New 7 Wonders of Nature in 2011. Offering exclusive itineraries that venture into the less-traveled areas of Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay, you are provided with an opportunity to explore hidden charms away from the tourist crowds. With Mon Chéri Cruises, you will experience pampering while marveling at the breathtaking scenery of Lan Ha Bay, including enormous limestone formations, pristine beaches, and mysterious caves found nowhere else on Earth.

Mon Chéri Cruise 1 boasts 18 stylish cabins, while Mon Chéri Cruise 2 offers 24 stylish cabins, both accompanied by an elegant restaurant and bar, fitness facility, Jacuzzi pool, golf area, and spa services. On board Mon Chéri Cruises, you are treated to warm and gracious service in an atmosphere of comfortable elegance. The dedicated crew members are committed to providing exceptional service to ensure a truly memorable experience for you.

Departing from Tuan Chau port in Halong City, just a 1.5-hour drive from Hanoi, the cruises offer easy access, allowing you to spend more time cruising and savoring the extraordinary beauty of Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay.

Mon Chéri Cruise

Starts
Lan Ha Bay
Destinations
+ 2
Ends
Light and Dark Water Cave
Lan Ha Bay → Cat Ba Island → Viet Hai Village → Light and Dark Water Cave

Highlights

  • An intriguing itinerary aboard a luxurious boutique cruise.
  • Spacious cabins with private balcony bound to the spectacular view of Lan Ha Bay and emerald ocean.
  • Mon Chéri Cruises has all-in standard services such as Spa, Massage, GYM, Jacuzzi…
  • Gourmet dining with authentic Vietnamese cuisine.
  • Beside Europe and Asia cuisines, Mon Cheri Cruise is the only one serves Halal food in Halong Bay.
  • Unique programs to visit untouched and off beaten track areas in both Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island in one trip.
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 – Tuan Chau Marina – Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay.

    Leave Hanoi at 9:00 AM if you opt for a private transfer or between 8:30 AM and 9:00 AM for the shuttle bus, arriving at Tuan Chau Marina around 11:30 AM (transportation service upon your request).
    12:30: You will be taken aboard a support vessel and travel from the wharf through the bay to board the luxurious Mon Chéri Cruise. During this time, the itinerary briefing will be announced.
    13:00: Welcome fresh drinks, wet towels, and a special lunch of fresh food and an assortment of delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on the junk. Enjoy the luncheon of fresh seafood and an assortment of delicacies while cruising along Lan Ha Bay with the breathtaking scenery.
    15:30: Visit Tra Bau area, known for its unspoiled, poetic natural beauty and attractive seascape of Lan Ha Bay. This is the best time for kayaking to discover the truest beauty of the limestone islands. Immerse yourself in the emerald green water of the bay or enjoy the Jacuzzi pool on Mon Chéri Cruises.
    17:30 – 18:30: Join a cooking demonstration to learn how to make one of the most famous Vietnamese cuisines, spring rolls. Or reach the top deck of the cruise where you can admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Enjoy Happy Hour – Buy one get one free at the bar. It is an ideal time for photography enthusiasts to capture the greatest sunset moment over Lan Ha Bay.
    19:30: Enjoy local food prepared and served by the skillful chef. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting.
    21:00 – 22:00: Relax and sip exotic cocktails and drinks at the sky bar (with a surcharge). Indulge yourself with a spa service (optional) or simply relax under the cover of a brightly illuminated sky on the top deck. Or try your luck at squid fishing on the main deck.

  2. Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Cat Ba Island – Hanoi.

    06:00: Begin the day full of energy with the Tai Chi session and enjoy the sun just rising beyond the horizon.
    06:45 – 07:15: Breakfast is served while cruising back to Gia Luan jetty. (Breakfast time may be adjusted according to the real itinerary)
    07:30 – 09:00: Join the tour of Cat Ba World Biosphere by transshipment. It takes 30 minutes to transfer from Gia Luan to Trung Trang – one of the most impressive caves on Cat Ba island, Vietnam. The limestone cave has thousands of stalactites in various shapes, offering geological values with a typical cave ecosystem.
    09:30: Return to the main boat from the cave and do the cabin check-out. Luggage is placed outside of the cabin.
    10:00: Lunch is served at the restaurant. Settle the bar bill at the desk in the restaurant (if any).
    10:30 – 11:00: Disembark the Mon Chéri Cruise and transfer back to Block 34, Big Bay group terminal, Tuan Chau Marina. Relax and wait for the luggage.
    11:30 – 12:00: Back to Tuan Chau Marina. Meet your driver for a transfer back to Hanoi or another destination if transportation arrangements have been made.

  1. Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau Marina – Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay.

    Leave Hanoi at 9:00 AM if you opt for a private transfer or between 8:30 AM and 9:00 AM for the shuttle bus, arriving at Tuan Chau Marina around 11:30 AM (transportation service upon your request).
    12:30: You will be taken aboard a support vessel and travel from the wharf through the bay to board the luxurious Mon Chéri Cruise. During this time, the itinerary briefing will be announced.
    13:00: Welcome fresh drinks, wet towels, and a special lunch of fresh food and an assortment of delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on the junk. Enjoy the luncheon of fresh seafood and an assortment of delicacies while cruising along Lan Ha Bay with the breathtaking scenery.
    15:30: Visit Tra Bau area, known for its unspoiled, poetic natural beauty and attractive seascape of Lan Ha Bay. This is the best time for kayaking to discover the truest beauty of the limestone islands. Immerse yourself in the emerald green water of the bay or enjoy the Jacuzzi pool on Mon Chéri Cruises.
    17:30 – 18:30: Join a cooking demonstration to learn how to make one of the most famous Vietnamese cuisines, spring rolls. Or reach the top deck of the cruise where you can admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Enjoy Happy Hour – Buy one get one free at the bar. It is an ideal time for photography enthusiasts to capture the greatest sunset moment over Lan Ha Bay.
    19:30: Enjoy local food prepared and served by the skillful chef. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting.
    21:00 – 22:00: Relax and sip exotic cocktails and drinks at the sky bar (with a surcharge). Indulge yourself with a spa service (optional) or simply relax under the cover of a brightly illuminated sky on the top deck. Or try your luck at squid fishing on the main deck.

  2. Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Viet Hai Village – Cat Ba Island.

    06:00: Begin the day full of energy with the Tai Chi session and enjoy the sunrise over the bay.
    06:45 – 07:15: Breakfast is served at the restaurant.
    08:00 – 08:30: You are transferred to a day trip boat and set sail further into Lan Ha Bay, cruising along the peaceful and quiet nature of the bay. Alternatively, you can relax on the cruise if you prefer not to join the day trip.
    10:30 – 11:00: After reaching Viet Hai jetty, you will experience cycling or riding an e-cart to Viet Hai village through the tropical rainforest canopy and towering limestone mountains. Learn about the villagers’ daily life and how they built and lived in bamboo thatched houses with earthen walls made of straw and mud covered with trellis, forming walls to block rain and wind.
    12:15 – 13:30: Return to the day trip boat and enjoy lunch at the restaurant while cruising to the kayaking and swimming spot.
    13:30: Explore the secluded and quiet lagoon by kayak or enjoy a swim off the boat.
    16:30: Head back to the Mon Chéri Cruises to relax. Soak in the Jacuzzi mini pool, enjoy the music, and your favorite drinks by the pool.
    17:30 – 18:30: Enjoy “happy hour” on the deck with a buy-one-get-one-free offer. Watch the sunset over the bay. Attend a cooking demonstration to learn how to make different types of Vietnamese spring rolls.
    19:30: Dinner is served at the Mon Chéri Cruises restaurant.
    21:00 – 22:00: Enjoy the nightlife of the bay from the deck. Immerse yourself in music and taste some cocktails at the bar. Alternatively, go squid fishing with the sailors or simply relax in your room and watch Halong Bay from the balcony.

  3. Day 3: Lan Ha Bay – Cat Ba Island – Tuan Chau Marina – Hanoi.

    06:00: Begin the day full of energy with the Tai Chi session and enjoy the sun just rising beyond the horizon.
    06:45 – 07:15: Breakfast is served while cruising back to Gia Luan jetty. (Breakfast time may be adjusted according to the real itinerary)
    07:30 – 09:00: Join the tour of Cat Ba World Biosphere by transshipment. It takes 30 minutes to transfer from Gia Luan to Trung Trang – one of the most impressive caves on Cat Ba island, Vietnam. The limestone cave has thousands of stalactites in various shapes, offering geological values with a typical cave ecosystem.
    09:30: Return to the main boat from the cave and do the cabin check-out. Luggage is placed outside of the cabin.
    10:00: Lunch is served at the restaurant. Settle the bar bill at the desk in the restaurant (if any).
    10:30 – 11:00: Disembark the Mon Chéri Cruises and transfer back to Block 34, Big Bay group terminal, Tuan Chau Marina. Relax and wait for the luggage.
    11:30 – 12:00: Back to Tuan Chau Marina.
    Meet your driver for a transfer back to Hanoi or another destination if transportation arrangements have been made.

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    Price Includes

    • Welcome drinks.
    • Entrance fees and sightseeing fees.
    • Private Jacuzzi bathtub in President Suite cabin, Mon Cheri Suite and Elegance Suite Balcony.
    • Tour guide on board.
    • Full board meals.
    • Tai chi session.
    • Kayaking.
    • Sunset party.
    • Cooking class.

    Price Excludes

    • Airfares, transfers to and from Ha Long Bay.
    • Visa arrangements.
    • Beauty spa and massage services.
    • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses.
    • All other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusions.

    Policies

    Deposit & Payment:
    - A deposit of 30% of the tour price per person by credit card or bank transfer plus bank charges is required upon confirmation of your booking (if this amount is less than US$ 500, the full payment will be applied).
    - The balance will be paid 15 days prior to the check in date, or you can pay us upon arrival in cash or credit card when we meet in Hanoi.
    - Deposit or full payment could be settled via our secured online payment system (SSL).

    Cancellation & Refund:
    • Cancellation will be charged as follow:
    - From 1-5 cabins:
    + More than 30 days prior to the arrival: No charge.
    + From 30 to 11 days prior to the arrival: 30% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + From 10 to 4 days prior to the arrival: 50% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + Less than 3 days prior to the arrival: 100% of the total rate charged.
    - No-Show: Will be charged in full.
    - From 6 cabins and more:
    + More than 60 days prior to the arrival: No charge.
    + From 60 to 31 days prior to the arrival: 30% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + From 30 to 11 days prior to the arrival: 50% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + From 10 to 4 days prior to the arrival: 70% of each cancelled cabins charged.
    + Less than 3 days prior to the arrival: 100% of the total rate charged.
    - No-Show: Will be charged in full.
    • Cancellation must be sent to and confirmed by Vietnam Travel's cruise specialist in writing (by email or fax).

    Child Policy:
    - Only one child under 5 years old stays free of charge when using existing bed with two adults.
    - Child rate applies from 5-12 years old:
    + Maximum one child below 12 years old is allowed to share existing bedding with adults. Child pays 50% of adult rate per person (double occupancy sharing).
    + Two children below 12 years old stay in a separate cabin. Each child pays 75% of adult rate per person (double occupancy sharing).

    Extra Bed Policy:
    The surcharge is 80% of one person rate for one extra bed. Limited to one extra bed per cabin only.

    Bad Weather Policy:
    In the event the cruise is affected by bad weather, the cruise company reserves the right to cancel all or parts of their cruises services. Following charges may be applied:
    - Cancellation before 11:00 o'clock at cruise date: Full refund for the cruise package but transportation will be charged (if any).
    - Cruise is canceled and guests have meal (lunch) only (no cruise, no overnight, boat stays in the harbor): US$ 35 per person.
    - Cruise is canceled and guests have meal (lunch) and round-trip transfer Hanoi - Got Ferry Pier only (no cruise, no overnight, boat stays in the harbor): US$ 35 per person + transportation.
    - Day cruise (3-4 hours cruise, no overnight, lunch on boat): US$ 75 per person.
    - Day cruise (3-4 hours cruise, no overnight, lunch on boat, round-trip transfer Hanoi - Got Ferry Pier): US$ 75 per person + transportation.
    - Only for 3 day/2night cruise program:
    + Complete 2 day/1 night cruise and back to shore before 10.00 A.M of day 2: the cruise rate of 2 day/ 1 night package is charged + transportation (if any).
    + Complete 2 day/ 1 night cruise and use the day boat and back to shore before 17.00 of day 2: 75% of the total price of 3 day/ 2 night cruise package is charged + transportation (if any).

    Other Policies:
    - Check-in time starts at 12:30 PM. Check-out by 11:00 AM.
    - Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
    - Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by the port authority.
    - A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification/ passport are required upon check-in.
    - Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
    - Surcharge for Christmas Eve (24 December) and New Year Eve (31 December) & Vietnamese Lunar New Year's Day: US$ 50 per adult and US$ 25 per child.
    - Cruise itinerary is subject to change, with or without prior notice, depending upon tide and weather conditions.
    - Promotion or Early Bird comes with tight booking conditions and they will be notified separately by Vietnam Travel.

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