Discover the enchanting beauty of Lan Ha Bay with our meticulously crafted 3-day itinerary aboard the Le Journey Boutique Cruise. Cruise in style, explore hidden gems, and indulge in delicious cuisine. Join us for an unforgettable journey through the stunning landscapes of Vietnam.
Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Lan Ha Bay.
8:00 – 8:30 AM: Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi. Depart for Ha Long City.
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM: Upon your arrival at Tuan Chau Harbor, you’ll receive a warm welcome and be directed to the waiting room for check-in.
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM: Step aboard the Speed Boat that will take you to Le Journey Boutique Cruise. As you board, savor a refreshing welcome drink and have the chance to meet the captain and crew. They will provide a brief introduction to the cruise and important safety guidelines. Take this time to complete the check-in process and get settled in.
01:00 PM – 01:15 PM: Enjoy a delightful Vietnamese seafood and vegetarian lunch served on the cruise. While you relish your meal, soak in the breathtaking views of Halong – Lan Ha Bay and admire the fascinating rock formations that grace the bay.
3:00 PM: It’s time to unwind and explore the beauty of Ba Trai Dao – Tra Bau area and the natural lagoon of Lan Ha Bay. You can choose to relax on the sundeck, soaking up the sun’s rays, or embark on an exciting kayaking adventure to truly immerse yourself in the stunning surroundings.
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM: Return to our Cruise and join the Sunset party. Capture unforgettable moments with photos and simply relax as you take in the tranquil atmosphere.
7:00 PM: Indulge in a delectable dinner served at the onboard restaurant. After a satisfying meal, you have the option to participate in the squid fishing program, unwind on the sundeck, or savor a glass of wine at the bar, enjoying the peaceful ambiance of the bay.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay.
06:00-07:00: Continue your journey on Le Journey Cruise, passing by the breathtaking karst towers. Enjoy the refreshing morning breeze as you indulge in tea, coffee, and a light breakfast amidst the serene and peaceful surroundings.
08:30: You will be transferred to the day tour cruise to explore the bay further, venturing beyond Lan Ha Bay. Embark on an enchanting journey to discover Viet Hai village, a picturesque and tranquil village with awe-inspiring scenery. Pedal through vast rice fields on a bicycle, taking in the beauty of the landscape. Make a stop to rest and visit an old house constructed with straw, mud, and bamboo, and gain insights into the lives of the local people.
12:00: Return to the day tour cruise, where a delightful lunch awaits you at the restaurant, featuring a variety of delectable dishes.
14:00: The cruise will take you to the pristine beach area of Ba Trai Dao. This secluded gem is considered the most beautiful beach in Lan Ha Bay, boasting mesmerizing white sand and a serene atmosphere with fewer tourists. You are free to swim in the crystal-clear waters or participate in kayaking activities.
16:30: Head back to Le Journey Cruise and witness the magical sunset casting its golden glow over Lan Ha Bay. Immerse yourself in the soothing or vibrant melodies playing in the background while relishing a refreshing cocktail.
19:15: Delight in a delicious dinner at one of the onboard restaurants on Le Journey Cruise, savoring a culinary experience amidst the captivating surroundings.
20:45-00:00: Enjoy the vibrant nightlife of Ha Long Bay from the deck of the cruise. Immerse yourself in the music, sip on a tantalizing cocktail from the bar, sing your heart out with karaoke, or simply unwind in your room while admiring the panoramic views of Ha Long Bay from your balcony. Alternatively, join the sailors for an exciting squid fishing experience.
Overnight on board Le Journey Cruise, embracing the tranquility and beauty of the bay.
Day 3: Lan Ha Bay – Tuan Chau – Hanoi.
6:15 – 7:00 AM: Start your day off right with a scrumptious breakfast while taking in the breathtaking morning view of the bay’s landscape. Sip on a steaming cup of tea or coffee to awaken your senses.
7:00 AM: Embark on an exciting exploration of the Dark and Light Cave. Whether you choose to kayak or hop on a bamboo boat, immerse yourself in the natural wonders of this enchanting place. Feel the cool, clear blue water as you navigate through the captivating landscape.
9:30 AM: Return to your cozy cabin and take a moment to relax. Double-check your belongings and ensure you have everything before leaving your comfortable retreat.
10:00 AM: It’s time to bid farewell to your private cabin as you check out and enjoy the final leg of your cruise. Delight in a satisfying lunch at the restaurant while the cruise gracefully sails back to the harbor, providing you with last glimpses of the stunning scenery.
11:00 AM: Say goodbye to the cruise and hop aboard a high-speed canoe that will whisk you back to Tuan Chau port. From there, you’ll make your way back to Hanoi, cherishing the unforgettable memories made during your Halong Bay adventure.
Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions. Swimming or kayaking excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather.
Meals on board are fusion. Vietnamese, seafood and international. Guest should advise of any special food reference, allergies or dietary requirement at least 1 week prior to the cruise date.
Lan Ha bay cruise tours
Lotussia Travel is a local tour operator that offers a variety of cruise tours in Lan Ha Bay, Vietnam. You can choose from Lan Ha Bay 1-day tour, Lan Ha Bay 2-day trips, or Lan Ha Bay 3-day cruise tour. You can stay on a shared boat or a private chartered cruise and explore the less crowded Lan Ha Bay. The itinerary above is just an example that we can customize to suit your preferences. You can follow it or contact us to design your ideal adventure.