Embark on a timeless journey through Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay with Orchid Classic’s 2-day, 1-night itinerary. Discover the elegance of classic Indochine architecture and all-wooden interiors in our top-notch cruise. Enjoy 14 spacious suites with balconies and private baths, offering stunning Gulf views. Relax in the outdoor Jacuzzi on the sundeck while soaking in the breathtaking scenery. At Orchid Classic, we are committed to delivering high-class services, ensuring an extraordinary and unforgettable experience amidst the enchanting wonders of the Bay.
Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Lan Ha Bay.
We will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter and transfer you to the captivating Ha Long Bay. Along the way, immerse yourself in the scenic beauty of the Red River Delta. This transportation service is exclusively available for guests who have booked the limousine van or shuttle bus.
Upon arrival at Lot 32 – Tuan Chau Marina, we will assist you with the check-in procedures at the waiting lounge. As a warm welcome gesture, you can enjoy a special tea at the lounge, creating a pleasant start to your journey.
Embark on a memorable adventure as we transfer you to Orchid Cruises via a feeder boat. Step aboard and be greeted with refreshing welcome drinks. Gather at the restaurant where we will provide you with a cruise briefing and essential safety instructions.
While we cruise and explore the awe-inspiring Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay, indulge in a delectable lunch served on board. Marvel at the breathtaking landscapes that have earned their place as one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
Our next destination is Trung Trang Cave on Cat Ba Island. Situated within Cat Ba National Park, this cave is nestled in the picturesque Trung Trang Valley, surrounded by the enchanting Kim Giao Forest. Traverse the 300-meter-long cave, adorned with mesmerizing stalactites that bear witness to millions of years of geological evolution. Immerse yourself in its mystical beauty and discover the historical vestiges that add to its allure.
As Orchid Cruises enters the secluded area of Tra Bau in Lan Ha Bay, take this opportunity to enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear, emerald-green waters. Unwind and rejuvenate amidst the serenity of this hidden gem.
Participate in an engaging cooking demonstration on board and delight in the Happy Hour at the bar. Savor the enchanting sunset views over the bay while taking advantage of the buy-one-get-one offer on selected beverages.
Optional: Indulge in a relaxing massage by availing our massage services. To ensure availability, we recommend booking directly with our Cruise Manager.
Treat your taste buds to a fusion dinner meticulously prepared with the freshest ingredients. Immerse yourself in the sophisticated ambiance of our dining area, adorned with elegant French neoclassical elements combined with traditional oriental touches.
Embrace the mesmerizing beauty of the bay as night falls. Our bar on the sundeck and in the restaurant beckons, offering a perfect setting to unwind and enjoy the serene atmosphere. Engage in an enthralling session of squid fishing or challenge your companions to a friendly game of chess and cards. Retreat to your comfortable cabin for a restful overnight stay, surrounded by the tranquility of the bay.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Tuan Chau – Hanoi.
Awaken your senses and immerse yourself in the serene beauty of the bay with a rejuvenating tai chi session on the sundeck. If you’re an early riser seeking the enchantment of dawn, we recommend waking up between 5:30 to 6:00 AM, depending on the season. Feel free to consult our experienced sailors for their insights and guidance.
Indulge in a delightful breakfast at our restaurant while we continue our scenic cruise, treating you to a combination of breathtaking views and delectable flavors.
Embark on an exciting kayaking adventure in the captivating Ao Ech area, where the hidden charms of Ha Long – Lan Ha Bay await your discovery. Paddle through the pristine waters and immerse yourself in the natural wonders that surround you.
As we welcome you back on board Orchid Cruises, it’s time to complete the check-out procedures. Take this moment to gather your belongings and bid farewell to the extraordinary experiences that have unfolded during your time with us.
Indulge in a delightful brunch served at our restaurant as we leisurely cruise back. Allow the flavors to tantalize your taste buds while relishing the final moments of your unforgettable journey.
Disembark from Orchid Cruises at Tuan Chau Marina, where we extend our heartfelt wishes and gratitude. It’s time to say goodbye, carrying with you the cherished memories of your remarkable cruise experience.
We will ensure your smooth return as we transport you back to your designated drop-off point in Hanoi. Reflect on the captivating moments and treasure the memories created amidst the awe-inspiring beauty of Ha Long Bay – Lan Ha Bay.
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.