Lavender cruise is a classic cruise in Halong with services and amenities recommended highly by the large number of visitors. They provide you with great services throughout the length of your journey. That makes your vacation be a truly unique and unforgettable experience:
- Visit Surprising Cave, Titov Island, Trong and Me Cung cave
- Discover the bay by Kayaking
- Explore the floating village, pearl farm
- Sightseeing & happy hour on cruise
DAY 1: HA NOI – HALONG BAY ( L,D)
Transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay, Exploring cruise and passing islets, kayaking , swimming..
07:45 – 08:15: Pick up you in hotel ( old quarter ) transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay
10:00: Having short break at stopover in Hai Duong Province.
12:00 – 12.30: Embark on Lavender Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing and enjoy welcome-drink. Check in the cabin.
13:15: Enjoy lunch with sampling regional fresh seafood while cruising on exquisite water, passing Incense Burner Island, Fighting Cock islet,Stone Dog… Lavender Cruise will bring you to explore Ha Long Bay on the most wonderful route where just a few cruises go through.
15:00 – 16:30 Do kayaking through the magnificent landscape with Limestone Mountains in Luon Cave, visit Titop Island and swimming or just relaxing on the sun-deck for fantastic views at the bay. Back to Lavender Cruises and join sunset party. Pass by Soi Sim Beach, “Rang Dua” Island to sleeping area near The Surprising cave. Join our Happyhour in the restaurant. Let’s see how to make the fresh/fried spring rolls and mix fish-sauce.
19:30: Under the magnificent night sky, our set-menu dinner is served with a variety of Vietnamese and Asian foods.
Evening activities: Join squid fishing on boat with our crews. You can enjoy the squid cooked with assistance from our chef, playing card, karaoke…. Or Laze yourself with our happy-hour drinks at the bar.
Overnight on Lavender Cruises.
DAY 2: HALONG BAY ( B,L,D)
HaLong Bay discovery: Tortoise islet, Man Head islet, Pearl farm village, Me Cung cave, sunset on the bay
06:30: Early morning sun rise can enjoy Gym on sundeck.
07:00: Morning view of Halong bay landscape with a cup of tea or coffee and breakfast.
08:00-8:30: Transfer to daily boat from meeting point at Titop Island to explore Halong Bay in different sites
9:15-10:00: Begin to cruise to some of Halong Bay’s most untouched areas: Tortoise Islet, Man Head Islet
10:00: Kayaking at Trong Cave about 45 minutes and then back to the daily boat to relax and have lunch
12:00: Have lunch on Boat while cruising toward to Pearl Farm Village
14:30: Visit Pearl Farm to witness the whole process to make a valuable pearl and expensive jewelry from the first step of growing and harvesting pearl from Halong Bay
15:30: Visit Me Cung Cave
16:20: Back to the Lavender Cruises for overnight and join sunset party
19:00: Dinner served.
21:00: Evening entertainments: play game on the cruise: cards game, chess, singing karaoke, squid fishing, and overnight on Lavender Cruise
DAY 3: HALONG BAY – HA NOI ( B,L)
- Exploring Surprising cave, disembarking & getting back Hanoi
06:15: Morning exercises on the Sun-deck.
07:15: Have breakfast with Coffee, tea and Bakeries on board.
08:00: Visit the Surprising Cave (Hang Sung Sot) discovered by the French in 1901. Opened for tourists since 1936, now it is a must-to-see and a symbol for geology value of Halong.
09:30: Check out time. Then relax on the sun-deck or inside the restaurant to enjoy the bay’s scenery.
10:15: Enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch while cruising back to the pier.
12:00: Check out cruise. Our car will be at your disposal to pick you up then drive back to Hanoi.
16:30 – 17:00: Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip!
- English speaking tour guide following itinerary
- All entrance fees and tickets mention on itinerary
- Cruise: Lavender Elegance Cruises 3D2N
- Meal: B: 02, L: 03, D: 02
- Kayak: Halong
- Leisure: Squid fishing
- 01 bottle of water per pax per day
- Service charges and Taxes
- International flight from/to your country
- Transfer by bus HaNoi- HaLong- Ha Noi
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Tipping and Gratuities
- Other not mentioned in the program
Necessary things to bring: Original passport (valid passport is required when check-in), Sunglasses, hat, insect repellent, swimsuits, cash
This itinerary is subject to change without prior notice. Please get final confirmation from our sales staff before your departure. Rates are subjected to change without prior notice
Promotion might apply, inclusions and exclusions might change – you will be informed of changes upon booking