Orchid Cruise


Orchid Cruises are the leading line in 5-star cruises in Lan Ha Bay - Ha Long Bay. The cruises offer the highest level of customer service and an unbeatable relaxing environment that is sure to to exceed your highest expectations of any and all Ha Long Bay cruises. Orchid Cruises are the leading pioneer in cruising Lan Ha Bay - Ha Long Bay, offering their guests the best highlights of this beautiful and wild route.

Joining Orchid Cruises on our enchanting travel through beautiful Ha Long Bay, travelers will have great time to relax and discover untouched areas, experience a new destination back side of Ha Long Bay. Orchid Cruises house 14 luxury cabins with an elite, professional crew that will provide you the best services during your holiday in Halong!

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Orchid Cruise

Starts
Lan Ha Bay
Destinations
+ 6
Ends
Lan Ha Bay
Lan Ha Bay → Da Chong Islet → Cat Ba Island → Thoi Quyt Area → Coc Ngoi Islet → Trung Trang Cave → Ao Ech Area → Viet Hai Village

Highlights

  • Exclusive departure port - only 2 hours from Hanoi by car.
  • Visit Halong Bay, especially Lan Ha Bay - one of the most stunning bays in Vietnam which has many amazing and uncontaminated beaches yet un-touristy that you can enjoy awesome jade green water and many great photo opportunities.
  • One of the first 5 star cruises ever that offer the new route: Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay.
  • Explore Cat Ba Island by bicycle.
  • Kayak in tranquil waters of Lan Ha Bay (Ao Ech area).
  • Luxurious and well-furnished cabins, private balcony and panoramic views from which you can savor yourself in the beauty of Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay.
  • Gourmet dining with authentic Vietnamese cuisine.
Age range
under 87 year olds
Star
5 Stars

Itinerary

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3 Days 2 Nights

  • 3 Days 2 Nights
  • 2 Days 1 Night
  1. Day 1: Hanoi - Lan Ha Bay

    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 be sure a special vacation for you!


    08:30 Luxury van picks you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta on the way to Ha Long Bay.
    11:30 Arriving at Tuan Chau Marina, have check-in procedures at the waiting lounge.
    12:15 Transfer to Orchid Cruises by a tender boat. Welcome guests onboard and enjoy our special homemade welcome drinks. Guests will be seated in our restaurant to receive a short cruise briefing & safety instructions.
    13:00 Passengers will take lunch while cruising Ha Long Bay – Lan Ha Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
    15:00 Head to Dark and Bright Cave, the ideal place to admire the beauty of Ha Long Bay by bamboo boat or kayak.
    17:00 Orchid Cruises enter an open, sparsely populated area at Tra Bau - Lan Ha Bay. Please enjoy a nice swim in the green emerald water here.
    18:00
    Being back onboard, you may join a cooking demonstration, enjoy the Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1) at the bar while watching the view of the bay at sunset
    Option: Massage service available. Please book with our Cruise Manager directly.
    19:15 Savor a deluxe dinner made with the freshest ingredients in a sophisticated space with elegant French neoclassical style and traditional oriental touches.
    21:00 It's time to admire the beauty of the night on the bay, our bar on sundeck and in the restaurant welcome you. You may want to try your luck with squid fishing or watch a movie in the restaurant, we also have chess and cards for you.
    23:00 Overnight on board.

  2. Day 2: Explore Lan Ha Bay.

    06:30 The day starts early onboard with a Tai Chi session on the sundeck.
    07:00 Breakfast is served in the restaurant with a morning view of our bay’s landscape, then we continue our journey.
    08:45 Boarding Orchid Cruises day boat to visit Viet Hai fishing village. Cycling along the village (Optional electric car service is available) to enjoy the stunning landscape of Cat Ba's rainforest and dark tunnels, witness the scenery of rice fields, visit the ancient houses, and experience the local life.
    11:00 Return to the boat and enjoy lunch.
    14:00 Visit Ba Trai Dao (Three peach islets), this peaceful body of water has beautiful scenery, making it the perfect place for scenic kayaking or relaxing on a sandy beach.
    17:00 Back on Orchid Cruises and you might join another cooking class.
    It's time to contemplate the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin while having a few drinks during Happy Hour at our bar on the top deck.
    19:15 Sumptuous Deluxe Dinner is served. Experience a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting - take the time to enjoy our delicious local food prepared and served to you by our lovely caterers.
    21:30 It's time to admire the beauty of the bay at night, our bar on the sundeck and in the restaurant welcomes you. You can also try your luck with squid fishing or watch a movie in the restaurant, and we also have chess and cards for you.
    23:00 Overnight on board.

  3. Day 3: Lan Ha Bay - Hanoi.

    06:30 It is a perfect time to refresh and indulge yourself in the peaceful beauty of the bay with a tai chi session on the sundeck. If you want to hunt for dawn, get up from 5:30 to 6:00 depending on the season.
    07:00 We will have breakfast at the restaurant while continuing the cruise.
    07:45 Kayaking activities in the Ao Ech area to discover the hidden charm of Ha Long - Lan Ha Bay.
    08:30 Orchid Cruises welcomes you back on board and it is time for checking out.
    10:00 Enjoy a delightful brunch at our restaurant while cruising back.
    11:30 Disembark at Tuan Chau Marina, it's time to say best wishes and end your cruise with us.
    14:30 Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip.

  1. Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay.

    Explore one of the largest and the most beautiful caves on Halong Bay. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking on the vast sea, and exploring the natural beauty of many Islets. Moreover, you will also have a chance to join our Cooking class to challenge your skills in preparing a very famous Vietnamese dish - Spring roll.

    09h00 - 09h30: You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter to take about 2 hours on the new highway to Tuan Chau International Port (transportation is on request with additional surcharge).
    11:30 Arriving at Tuan Chau Marina, have check-in procedures at the waiting lounge.
    12:15 Transfer to Orchid Classic by a tender boat. Welcome aboard, we'll have some welcome drinks and gather at the restaurant for a cruise briefing and some safety instructions.
    13:00 Passengers will be taking lunch while we cruise and visit Ha Long Bay – Lan Ha Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.15:00 We progress to Dark and Bright Caves, the ideal place for you to get up and close to Ha Long Bay by bamboo boat or kayak.
    17:00 Orchid Classic enters a less populated area at Tra Bau – Lan Ha Bay. Enjoy a nice swim in the green emerald water.
    18:00 Onboard you may join a cooking demonstration, and enjoy the Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1) at the bar while watching the view of the bay at sunset.
    Option: Massage service available. Please book with our Cruise Manager directly.
    19:15 Savor a deluxe dinner made with the freshest ingredients in a sophisticated space with elegant French neoclassical style and traditional oriental touches.
    21:00 It's time to admire the beauty of the night on the bay, our bar on the sundeck and in the
    restaurant welcomes you. You may want to try your luck with squid fishing or watch a
    movie in the restaurant, we also have chess and cards for you.
    23:00 Overnight on board.

  2. Day 2: Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay - Hanoi.

    06:30 It is a perfect time to refresh and indulge yourself in the peaceful beauty of the bay with a tai chi session on the sundeck. If you want to hunt for dawn, get up from 5:30 to 6:00 depending on the season, and consult our sailors.
    07:00 We will have breakfast at the restaurant while continuing the cruise.
    07:45 Kayaking activities in the Ao Ech area are held to discover the hidden charm of Ha Long – Lan Ha Bay.
    08:30 Orchid Cruises welcomes you back on board and it is time for checking out.
    10:00 Enjoy a delightful brunch at our restaurant while cruising back.
    11:30 Disembark Orchid Classic at Tuan Chau Marina, say best wishes, and end your cruise with us. Meet your driver and transfer back to Hanoi (transportation is on request at additional surcharge).

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Cabins

  • Full Side Ocean View
  • 36m2
  • Non-Smoking
  • Shower & Bathtub
  • Private Balcony
  • 1 Queen Size Bed or 2 Single Beds

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$ 450
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$ 503
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  • 45m2
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$ 645
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$ 838
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$ 944
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$ 1,047
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    Price Includes

    • On-board English speaking tour guide.
    • All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries, (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 light breakfast for 2 days 1 night or 03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 light breakfasts for 3 days 2 nights).
    • Kayaking, Cooking Class, Tai Chi exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (if the weather permits); Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment.
    • Sightseeing entrance fees.
    • Luxury cabin with A/C.
    • Day boat for exploring Ba Ham lake, Viet Hai village, kayaking and tour guide for the 2nd day of 3 days/2 nights package.
    • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin.
    • Taxes and service charges.

    Price Excludes

    • Airfare, visa arrangements.
    • Transfers Hanoi- Hai Phong- Hanoi.
    • Beauty Spa Services & Massage.
    • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses.
    • Surcharge for Xmas, New Year’s Day & Lunar New Year’s Day.
    • 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).

    Refund & Cancellation:
    • Cancellation (for FIT only) will be charged as follow:
    + More than 15 days prior check in date: No charge.
    + 10-14 days before check in date: 50% on total value of the trip charged.
    + 4-9 days before check in date: 70% on total value of the trip charged.
    + Within 3 days before check-in date: 100% on total charged.
    + No-Show: 100% on total charge.
    • 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 75% 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).
    - Child rate is not applied for the following cabin type: Family Suite Balcony and Family Premium Suite Balcony.

    Extra bed (limited) is available on special request for all suite categories on Orchid Cruises:
    - Child or Adult Extra Bed: 40% of the cabin NETT rate (double occupancy sharing).

    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$ 25 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$ 25 per person + transportation.
    - Day cruise (3-4 hours cruise, no overnight, lunch on boat): US$ 90 per person.
    - Day cruise (3-4 hours cruise, no overnight, lunch on boat, round-trip transfer Hanoi - Got Ferry Pier): US$ 90 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: the cruise rate of 2 day/ 1 night package plus US$ 90 per person 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 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$ 40 per adult and US$ 25 per child.
    - Promotion or Early Bird comes with tight booking conditions and they will be notified separately by Vietnam Travel.

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