Experience a captivating 3-day, 2-night journey with Syrena Cruise in the mesmerizing Halong Bay. Immerse yourself in the beauty of this natural wonder. Enjoy Tai Chi sessions, explore enchanting caves, and savor delectable Vietnamese cuisine. Book your unforgettable adventure today!
Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Halong Bay.
8:30 – 9:00 AM: Start your exciting journey as we pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi’s Old Quarter (shuttle bus available upon request). Sit back and relax during the scenic 2.5-hour drive to reach the mesmerizing Halong Bay.
12:30 PM: Our welcoming receptionists are eagerly awaiting your arrival at the International Tuan Chau Harbour. As you step onto the dock, they extend a warm welcome, ready to assist you in beginning your unforgettable journey with Syrena Cruises.
12:45 PM: Get ready to be greeted by the captain himself as you board Syrena Cruises via a tender boat. Take a moment to savor a refreshing welcome drink while our captain personally welcomes you on board. During this time, you’ll also receive a safety briefing and check-in to your comfortable cabin, ensuring a smooth start to your cruise experience.
1:00 PM: With the formalities complete, it’s time to set sail from the International Tuan Chau Harbour and immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring beauty of Halong Bay, one of the world’s natural wonders. As you embark on this magical journey, indulge in a delectable lunch featuring special dishes carefully prepared for your culinary delight. Along the way, marvel at the iconic sights of Ba Hang fishing village, Đỉnh Hương island, Chó Đá islet, and Gà Chọi islet that dot the scenic landscape.
2:30 PM: Prepare to be captivated as our cruise makes a delightful stop at Bồ Nâu cave, a remarkable part of the world natural heritage. Experience a seamless transfer to the enchanting Sprite cave, renowned as one of the most stunning caves in Halong Bay. With each step, be mesmerized by the mesmerizing formations that have been sculpted by nature over thousands of years.
3:45 PM: Bid farewell to the enchanting Sprite cave and set off on a tender boat to explore the picturesque Titov island. Named after the distinguished Soviet astronaut, Gherman Stepanovich Titov, this island offers a tranquil retreat. Dive into the crystal-clear waters for a refreshing swim, unwind on the pristine beach, or venture up the steps of the Rock to reach the island’s summit. From this vantage point, you’ll be rewarded with panoramic views of the magical Halong Bay, a sight that will leave an indelible impression.
4:45 PM: As the day draws to a close, return to the comforts of Syrena Cruises and find a serene spot on the sun deck. Relax and allow the mesmerizing hues of the setting sun to wash over you, creating a truly enchanting ambiance. It’s time to make your way to the overnight location, where you’ll enjoy a peaceful evening.
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Make the most of our HAPPY HOUR promotion, available from 6:00 to 7:00 in the evening. Take advantage of the “buy 1 drink get 1 free” offer (excluding wine) and indulge in your favorite beverage. Whether you prefer a refreshing cocktail or a soothing cup of tea, this is the perfect time to unwind and socialize with fellow guests.
6:30 PM: Immerse yourself in Vietnamese culinary traditions as you join our engaging cooking demonstration. Led by our skilled chef, you’ll discover the secrets behind crafting authentic Vietnamese dishes. Get hands-on experience and gain insights into the rich flavors and techniques that make Vietnamese cuisine so renowned.
7:00 PM: Get ready for an exquisite dining experience as you acquaint yourself with the set menu dinner. Indulge your taste buds with a carefully curated selection of dishes that showcase the best of Vietnamese flavors and ingredients. Delight in the elegant ambiance of our restaurant as you savor each bite, creating cherished memories of a delectable evening.
8:30 PM: The evening continues with an array of captivating activities designed to enhance your onboard experience. Enjoy film entertainment in the dining room, where you can sit back and relax while immersing yourself in a cinematic experience. For those seeking a unique adventure, try your hand at squid fishing under the starlit sky. And if you desire a moment of pure relaxation, indulge in a soothing massage. Simply reach out to our cruise manager for information on pricing and availability. The choice is yours as you create cherished moments during this enchanting evening aboard Syrena Cruises.
Day 2: Halong Bay Exploration.
6:00 AM: Wake up to a gentle morning call, available upon request, to start your day off right.
6:30 AM: Embrace the serenity of the morning as you join a Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Engage in the graceful movements of this ancient practice, designed to promote relaxation, balance, and overall well-being.
7:45 AM: Indulge in a delicious breakfast served in the dining room. A thoughtfully crafted set menu awaits, offering a variety of mouthwatering options to satisfy your taste buds and provide the energy you need for the day ahead.
8:30 AM: Get ready for a memorable experience as you are transferred to the day boat, where a separate program filled with exciting adventures awaits.
10:05 AM: Embark on a visit to Trống Cave and Động Tiên Lake, two remarkable attractions that showcase the natural wonders of Halong Bay. Marvel at the stunning formations and immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings of these captivating sites.
12:00 PM: Return to the comfort of Syrena Cruise and take some time to relax and rejuvenate. Whether you choose to unwind in your cabin or soak up the breathtaking views from the sundeck, this is your opportunity to recharge for the rest of the day.
12:30 PM: Treat your taste buds to a delectable lunch served on board. Delight in a culinary journey, savoring the flavors of carefully prepared dishes that showcase the best of the region’s cuisine.
2:30 PM: Continue your exploration with a visit to the Halong Pearl Farm and Mê Cung Cave. Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of pearl cultivation and admire the mesmerizing beauty of the cave, adorned with intricate stalactites and stalagmites.
4:30 PM: Return to Syrena Cruise and make your way to the designated overnight location. As the day draws to a close, take in the breathtaking sunset and embrace the tranquil ambiance of your surroundings.
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Unwind and indulge during the HAPPY HOUR from 6:00 to 7:00 in the evening. Take advantage of the special offer to enjoy a “buy 1 drink get 1 free” promotion (excluding wine). Treat yourself to your favorite beverages while enjoying the company of fellow guests.
6:30 PM: Immerse yourself in Vietnamese culinary traditions as you participate in a captivating cooking demonstration. Learn the secrets behind creating authentic Vietnamese dishes and gain insights into the unique flavors and techniques that define this rich cuisine.
7:00 PM: Relish a delightful dinner featuring a carefully curated set menu. Delight your palate with the exquisite flavors and artful presentation of each dish, while enjoying the elegant atmosphere of the dining room.
8:30 PM: Engage in a range of evening activities on the 1st floor at the entrance of the boat. Try your hand at squid fishing, unwind with a movie screening, or challenge your companions to board and card games. The choice is yours as you create lasting memories aboard Syrena Cruise.
Day 3: Halong Bay – Tuan Chau – Hanoi.
6:00 AM: If you would like an early morning wake-up call, simply let us know and we will be happy to assist you.
6:30 AM: Begin your day with a revitalizing Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Our experienced instructor will guide you through gentle movements designed to promote relaxation, balance, and overall well-being. Enjoy the serene atmosphere as we cruise towards Luồn Cave.
7:00 AM: Join us in the restaurant for a delightful light breakfast. We offer a variety of refreshments including coffee, tea, fresh milk, water, pastries, bread, eggs, fresh fruit, and cereals, all served in the inviting dining room.
8:00 AM: After enjoying your breakfast, embark on a captivating guided tour to explore the fascinating Luồn Cave. This remarkable cave showcases the unique endemic vegetation found in Halong Bay. Experience the beauty up close as you glide through the cave’s passages in a traditional bamboo boat, skillfully maneuvered by a local boatman.
8:30 AM: Return to the comfort of Syrena Cruise, where you can relax and prepare to check out of your cabin. Kindly place your luggage outside your cabin door, and our attentive porters will collect them and ensure they are ready for you at the pier. Finally, we will disembark at International Tuan Chau Harbour, marking the end of our unforgettable journey together.
9:15 AM: Indulge in a delightful brunch buffet served in the dining room. Treat yourself to a variety of mouthwatering dishes as you savor the last flavors of your cruise experience. If you have any remaining bills to settle, our friendly staff at the dining room reception will be there to assist you.
10:45 AM: It is time to bid farewell as we transfer you back to Tuan Chau Harbour by tender. Take a moment to say goodbye to the magnificent views of Halong Bay and express your gratitude to our crew for their exceptional service. Board our comfortable bus for a leisurely return journey to Hanoi. Anticipate reaching your hotel in the old quarter around 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM, cherishing the unforgettable moments and experiences from 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.
Halong bay cruise tours
Lotussia Travel is a local tour operator that offers a variety of cruise tours in Halong Bay, Vietnam. You can choose from Halong Bay 1-day tour, Ha Long Bay 2-day trips, or Halong Bay 3-day cruise tour. You can stay on a shared boat or a private chartered cruise and explore the hidden gems of the wonder. 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.