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Orchid Cruise

Category: Halong Bay Cruises

Duration: 2 & 3 days

Depart From: Hanoi City Return To: Hanoi City

Price from 170 $US

Orchid Cruises are the leading line in 5-star cruises in Ha Long Bay.

The 2017 BRAND NEW cruises in Ha Long Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay namely Orchid are among the highest level of customer service and an unbeatable relaxing environment that is sure to exceed your highest expectations of any and all Ha Long Bay cruises. They were the first cruise company that organized this specific cruise through Ha Long Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay, and they have the deepest knowledge and experience of cruising to all of the best features of this unforgettable cruise route! Joining Orchid Cruises, on their enchanting travel through beautiful Ha Long Bay will allow travelers to relax and discover untouched areas, rare specialized itineraries they provide their guests to experience less traveled routes that other cruises simply cannot offer you. Orchid Cruises house 14 luxury cabins with an elite, professional crew that will provide you the best services during your trip in Ha Long!

 

Suite Cabin With Private Balcony

- Number of cabins: 8

- Balcony Cabin locations: 1st Floor

- Average cabin size: 36.0 square meters

- Type of cabin: Twin or Double size

- Maximum number of person allowed: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)

- Private sitting area: Yes

- Private balcony: Yes

 

Family Suite Cabin With Private Balcony

- Number of cabins: 4

- Balcony Cabin locations: 1st Floor

- Average cabin size: 72.0 square meters

- Type of cabin: Twin and Double size

- Maximum number of person allowed: 4 adults + 2 (extra bed)

- Private sitting area: Yes

- Private balcony: Yes

 

Premium Suite Cabin With Private Balcony

- Number of cabins: 4

- Balcony Cabin locations: 2nd Floor

- Average cabin size: 36.0 square meters

- Type of cabin: Twin or Double size

- Maximum number of person allowed: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)

- Private sitting area: Yes

- Private balcony: Yes

 

Orchid Exclusive Suite

- Number of cabins: 2

- Balcony Cabin locations: 2nd Floor

- Average cabin size: 45.0 square meters

- Type of cabin: King size

- Maximum number of person allowed: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)

- Private sitting area: Yes

- Private balcony: Yes

Day 1 : HANOI – HAI PHONG - HALONG BAY - LAN HA BAY

10h00 You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter to take the highway to Dinh Vu Port, Haiphong where we arrive at around 11h30. You can take special tea at Orchid Cruise’s lounge by warm welcome.

12h00 Transfer by tender to the ORCHID CRUISE. On the way to the main boat, you will have a chance to see Cai Trap canal.

12h15 We welcome our guests onboard the ORCHID CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

12h40 ORCHID CRUISE boat proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. We have lunch before continuing our journey via the islets of Con Vit and Gia Luan. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island - Thoi Quyt area - Coc Ngoi islet - through Cua Van to Ba Trai Dao area.

15h00 We progress to Ba Trai Dao beach area of Lan Ha Bay- a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. The region is known for its pristine beaches and spectacular beauty, having about 400 fascinating islands. Unlike the main, Ha Long Bay, the islands of Lan Ha Bay are forested, and most are small in stature.

You may prefer to try your hand at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay, in the Ba Trai Dao area.

17h30 Returning ORCHID CRUISE boat you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

19h30 Deluxe dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21h30 Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00 End of Day One program

 

Day 2 : HA LONG BAY – HANOI

06h00 Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve light breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out in canoes to explore the bay in the area where the Sang Toi cave is situated.

9h30 Return to ORCHID CRUISE boat for check-out procedures

10h00 Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

11h35 We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

12h10 We bid farewell at Dinh Vu port, this is the end of the program.

14h00 Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip

Day 1 : HANOI – HAI PHONG - HALONG BAY - LAN HA BAY

10h00 You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter to take the highway to Dinh Vu Port, Haiphong where we arrive at around 11h30. You can take special tea at Orchid Cruise’s lounge by warm welcome.

12h00 Transfer by tender to the ORCHID CRUISE. On the way to the main boat, you will have a chance to see Cai Trap canal.

12h15 We welcome our guests onboard the ORCHID CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

12h40 ORCHID CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have lunch while passing via the islets of Con Vit and Gia Luan. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island - Thoi Quyt area - Coc Ngoi islet - through Cua Van to Ba Trai Dao area.

15h00 We progress to Ba Trai Dao beach area of Lan Ha Bay- a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. The region is known for its pristine beaches and spectacular beauty, having about 400 fascinating islands. Unlike the main, Ha Long Bay, the islands of Lan Ha Bay are forested, and most are small in stature.

You may prefer to try your hand at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay, in the Ba Trai Dao area.

17h30 Returning ORCHID CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

19h30 Deluxe dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21h30 Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00 End of Day One program

 

Day 2 : HALONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY

6h00 The day starts early onboard ORCHID CRUISE with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.

Coffee, tea and pastries for light breakfast are served in the dining room with morning view of bay’s landscape, then continue our journey.

8h30 Transfer to day boat for visit Viet Hai village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel.  Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).

Back to day boat for visiting Bai Tu Long Bay. Lunch served on day boat.

13h30 Visit Bai Tu Long Bay, free kayaking and swimming at Ba Ham Lake area situated in the middle of a narrow, rectangular area, with the all four sides enclosed by vertical cliffs. (if the weather permit).

16h00 Return to ORCHID CRUISE. You will join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. Watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal.

19h30 Deluxe dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21h30 Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00 End of Day Two program

 

Day 3 : HALONG BAY – HANOI

06h00 Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve light breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out in canoes to explore the bay in the area where the Toi Sang cave is situated.

9h30 Visitors then return ORCHID CRUISE for check-out procedures

10h00 Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

11h35 We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

12h10 We bid farewell at Dinh Vu port, this is the end of the program.

14h00 Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip

From 01 Jan. 2017 - 30 Sep. 2017 (Prices are in USD, per person)

Type of cabin 2 days 1 night 3 days 2 nights
Double/ Twin Single Double/ Twin Single
Suite Balcony 170 276 294 483
Premium Suite Balcony 190 316 330 555
Orchid Exclusive Suite 244 422 428 745
Family Suite Balcony     3 pax 4 pax 3 pax 4 pax
210 174 366 302
Family Premium Suite Balcony 238 194 414 338





From 01 Oct. 2017 - 30 Dec. 2017 (Prices are in USD, per person)

Type of cabin 2 days 1 night 3 days 2 nights
Double/ Twin Single Double/ Twin Single
Suite Balcony 208 340 362 606
Premium Suite Balcony 233 390 407 696
Orchid Exclusive Suite 300 522 529 935
Family Suite Balcony     3 pax 4 pax 3 pax 4 pax
258 214 425 372
Family Premium Suite Balcony   292 238 512 416


Includes:

- VAT

- English speaking tour guide on boat

- Luxury Cruise through Halong bay – Lan Ha Bay (apply for 2 days 1 night) and Bai Tu Long Bay (apply for 3 days 2 nights)

- All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries, (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 light breakfast) for 2 days 1 night, (03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 light breakfasts) for 3 days 2 nights

- Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (if the weather permits, Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment, Satellite TV

- 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/2nights package

- Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin

 

Excludes:

- Luxury mini van Hanoi- Haiphong- Hanoi

- Airfare, visa arrangements

- Beauty Spa Services & Massage

- Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses

- All other services not clearly mentioned above

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