Experience the ultimate getaway with V’Spirit Cruise in Lan Ha Bay! Our 2 Days 1 Night package promises an unforgettable journey through stunning landscapes. Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of Lan Ha Bay, explore hidden caves, and savor fine dining on board. Book your escape now for a remarkable adventure with V’Spirit Cruise.
Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Lan Ha Bay.
8:15–8:45 AM: We will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi’s Old Quarter, ensuring a convenient start to your morning adventure.
11:45 – 12:00 PM: Welcome to V’Spirit Cruises lounge at Tuan Chau International Harbor, where our friendly staff will greet you and assist with the check-in process.
12:00 PM: Hop aboard the tender boat, and we’ll transfer you to the magnificent V’Spirit Cruises, setting the stage for an incredible journey.
12:30 PM: Once on board, settle in and enjoy a refreshing welcome drink. Take a moment to relax and soak in the serene ambiance as we provide a comprehensive briefing on the cruise itinerary and essential safety information.
1:00 PM: It’s time for a delightful lunch experience at The Dawn Restaurant. As we sail from Ha Long Bay to the captivating Lan Ha Bay, savor a delicious meal that showcases the flavors of the region.
3:00 PM: Immerse yourself in the natural wonders as we explore Bright Cave. Hop on a traditional rowing bamboo boat accompanied by locals who will guide you through the captivating cave, sharing fascinating stories along the way.
5:00 PM: Embark on a culinary adventure with a cooking demonstration, where you’ll learn about Vietnamese cuisine and have the chance to create your own unique flavors.
5:30 – 6:30 PM: As the sun begins to set, join us for a magical Sunset Party on board. Sip on complimentary drinks and marvel at the breathtaking views as the day turns into a mesmerizing twilight. Take advantage of our HAPPY HOUR to indulge in your favorite beverages.
7:00 PM: Prepare for a memorable dining experience at the restaurant. Immerse yourself in a fine dining setting and indulge in a degustation journey, where each dish is crafted with utmost care to delight your taste buds.
9:00 PM: After dinner, head to the top deck and embrace the captivating evening views of the bay. Engage in a lively game show at the top deck bar, where you can win fabulous local gifts. For those seeking a thrilling activity, try your hand at squid fishing and see if luck is on your side.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Tuan Chau – Hanoi.
6:30 AM: Start your day off with a tranquil Tai Chi session, embracing the serene ambiance and witnessing the breathtaking sunrise over the bay.
7:00 AM: Delight in a light and refreshing breakfast served on board, providing a perfect start to your morning.
7:30 AM: Embark on an adventurous kayaking expedition to explore the captivating Tra Bau area. Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring natural scenery as you navigate the crystal-clear waters and marvel at the majestic rocky islands. If weather conditions permit, you may even have the chance to paddle past a hidden temple cherished by the local fishing villagers.
8:00 AM: Dive into the inviting waters for a refreshing swim and engage in a variety of water activities. Let the emerald-green hues of the bay envelop you as you float and relish the tranquility of the surroundings.
9:00 AM: Return to the comfort of the cruise, where you’ll complete the check-out process, savoring the final moments of your onboard experience.
9:30 AM: Enjoy a leisurely and satisfying brunch at the restaurant while the cruise gracefully makes its way back to Tuan Chau port. Indulge in the delectable flavors of a carefully crafted meal while taking in the scenic views of the bay.
11:00-11:30 AM: Bid farewell to the cruise as you disembark at Tuan Chau Marina, concluding your unforgettable journey in this captivating destination. Take with you cherished memories and the beauty of the bay in your heart.
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.
Occasionally our tour itineraries are updated during the year to incorporate improvements stemming from past travelers’ comments and our own research. The information given in this itinerary may be slightly different to that in the service proposal. It’s very important that you print and review a final copy of your itinerary a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans. If you have any queries, please contact us. We are here to help you!
Please note that while we operate successful trips in Vietnam throughout the year, some changes may occur in our itineraries due to inclement weather and common seasonal changes to timetables and transport routes. This can happen with little notice so please be prepared for modifications to the route. The order and timing of included activities in each location may also vary from time to time.
Depending on the proposed option (semi-guide tour or all-inclusive package tour), the price may include the following services. Please bear in mind Lotussia Travel is specialized in tailor-made trips. Trip cost vary depending on group size and other details.
- Car transfers.
- Local tour guide. The English-Speaking guide is provided by default. Other language may be available upon request (with extra charge).
- Entrance fees.
Unless required most of the following services are usually not included in our tour price.
- Flight/Train tickets.
- Tour leader.
- Local porter(s).
- International travel insurance.
- Personal expenses.
Our tour guides speak English or French. They hold a university degree in tourism and national license as a guide. If you wish to send a tour leader along with any group, he or she can fully rely on the knowledge and experience of our local guides.
Remote treks are always accompanied by a local representative to deal with permits and authorities and manage the porter team. They speak the local dialects, know the cultural traditions and give tips on suggested behavior in fragile ecological areas and tribal communities. For some itineraries, the role of tour leader and representative is combined.
Our drivers don’t speak English. It’s possible that a few of them might know some basic words, such as telling time, stop, and lunch. If you’re looking for effective communication throughout the journey, we highly recommend booking a tour guide.
Principally, Lotussia Travel requires all the trip associates to know the destinations well by any means of traveling or enquiry to the local suppliers to figure out all the relative details of any trip. For adventure tours such as jungle trekking, mountain hiking, sea kayaking, river rafting or biking, cycling tours, Lotussia Travel will never add any new routes into available schedule until survey or pre-view it.
Lotussia Travel carefully choose all the hotels, guest-houses or home-stays based on service quality, location, and characteristics, doing best to make the accommodations in the remote small places as comfortable as possible. Please bear in mind that hotels in Vietnam might not be in the same standard in other country. Generally hotels in major cities such as Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh city, Hoian, Hue…are much better than hotels and guest-houses in mountainous areas.
Lotussia Travel take dinning as an indispensable experience to clients since it is an important part in Vietnamese culture. Therefore, Lotussia Travel will not intend take clients to the most expensive restaurants but non-touristy local ones which offer delicious, local food, with nice or interesting atmosphere. The restaurants might be simple in the country but LOTUSSIA Travel guarantee is sanitary and cleanliness. Or even on our trek, we encourage our cook offer client food with new tastes from day to day. During adventure itineraries to mountainous or remote areas, there is sometimes no choice for hotel and restaurants. We will try our best to bring you the best taste of local food.
As the tap water in Vietnam is undrinkable, Lotussia Travel recommend clients to drink bottled water throughout your trip, or boiled water on treks. Lotussia Travel offers bottle water all the day, and soft drinks like Cola, Sprite or Vietnamese Tea or if possible juice in restaurants (if mentionned in itinerary). This is not automatically included in the packages. In simple restaurant or on camping, Lotussia Travel offers boiled water, instant coffee or juice, wrapped milk (Details are confirmed in bottom of your itinerary).
In most destinations of Vietnam, all the roads are well paved though the traffic is quite messed up like in Hanoi, Hai Phong… We use proper vehicles, car, minibus or coach in good condition based on the size of the groups. We use 4WD only on the rough road where the other vehicles could not pass through or based on clients requirement on overland journeys or treks. For cycling itineraries, we usually use our support minibus or minibus with support truck. For sea kayaking, river rafting trips, diving packages we use standard boat as support. Detailed information is provided on our service proposal.
We use drivers who are native or local of each travel destination and maintain good safety records for all trips. Most of our drivers can speak English but a little bit. This is just enough to understand basic words such as “time of departure”, “stop”, “restaurants”, “hotels”…If you want to learn more about Vietnamese culture and information about sightseeing sites, booking a tour guide is highly recommended.