Grayline

Duration: 3D2N / 2D1N

Destinations: Halong Bay

Featured Highlights:

Grayline Halong is proud to be the first oceanic overnight cruise along the 103-year history of Grayline Worldwide. Be charmed by her exquisite luxury, intimate setting and unrivaled home from home service. An unforgettable way to witness the serene, calm settings of Halong Bay's exceptional natural beauty.

 

2D1N:

Day 1: Hanoi- Halong Bay   

Day 2: Halong Bay- Hanoi      


3D2N:            

Day 1: Hanoi- Halong Bay       

Day 2: Halong Bay     

Day 3: Halong Bay- Hanoi           

2D1N:

Day 1: Hanoi- Halong Bay         

Welcome to Hanoi! At 8:00 AM, you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to Halong Bay to board your Gray Line Halong Cruise. After a relaxing drive through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta, we will arrive at Tuan Chau wharf. Enjoy a refreshing welcome drink as we will set sail into the picturesque and mystical Halong Bay.Enjoy a set lunch as we cruise to Vung Vieng, a quaint floating fishing village. You will transfer to a local rowing boat to admire how the locals live and sail through the floating houses of many families and a floating school. Once you have returned to the ship, we will sail towards Trong (Drum) Cave. Relax on the sun deck, swim around the boat, take photos and be enchanted by the mesmerising sunset.

In the evening, you will be given a cooking demonstration where you will learn to make both fresh and fried spring rolls with a homemade dipping sauce. A luxury buffet dinner will be served with a variety of Vietnamese cuisine. Tonight, evening activities include film entertainment, board and card games and squid fishing with our crew. After catching squid, you may even cook them with our chef. We will drop our anchor near the cave and spend the night in your floating hotel.

Day 2: Halong Bay- Hanoi         

Today, you will begin your early morning with some spiritual and relaxing Tai Chi on the sundeck. After a savoury breakfast of coffee, tea, and pastries, we will admire the mysterious stalactites and stalagmites of the Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave. This cave was discovered by the French in 1901.Once you have checked out, you may continue to relax on the sun deck and marvel at the scenery as we approach the pier. Enjoy a farewell brunch before you disembark at the Tuan Chau Marina where you will be transferred back to Hanoi to continue your onward journey.


3D2N:            

Day 1: Hanoi- Halong Bay       

Welcome to Hanoi! At approximately 8:00 AM, you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to Halong Bay to board your Gray Line Halong Cruise. After a relaxing drive through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta, we will arrive at Tuan Chau Marina. Enjoy a refreshing welcome drink as we will set sail into the picturesque and mystical Halong Bay.

Relax on the sun deck and marvel at the wonderful scenery as you enjoy a great set-lunch. We will cruise through Hoa Cuong, a floating fishing village before arriving at the Me Cung Cave (Bewitching Grotto). Join a guided tour to explore the cave, where you will climb up several rugged stone stairs and admire a great lake with glistening blue water. Once you return to the ship we will sail towards Bright Cave, a beautiful lagoon in Lan Ha Bay on Cat Ba Island. You may explore its tunnel caves by kayak or bamboo boat and admire the mysterious stalactites and stalagmites. If weather permits, you will have a chance to go swimming around the ship and relax on the sundeck. Enjoy the scenery and appreciate the beauty and serenity of this magical wonderland.

In the evening, you will be given a cooking demonstration where you will learn to make both fresh and fried spring rolls with a homemade dipping sauce. A fabulous buffet barbecue dinner will be served with a variety of Vietnamese and Western foods. Tonight, evening activities include film entertainment, board and card games and squid fishing with our crew. After catching squid, you may even cook them with our chef. Tonight, admire the stars as we drop our anchor and spend the night near the cave.

Day 2: Halong Bay           

Today, you will begin your early morning with some spiritual and relaxing Tai Chi on the sundeck. After a savoury breakfast of coffee, tea, and pastries, we will transfer to a sightseeing boat and make our way to Lan Ha Bay on Cat Ba Island. Once we arrive at the Viet Hai pier, you will take a bicycle trip through dark tunnels and rain forests, enjoying stunning scenery of rice fields and local villages. Stop and take a short trek to the center of Cat Ba National Forest to visit Bat cave.After cycling back to Viet Hai, we will board the ship once again, and enjoy a delicious lunch on deck. If weather and tide permits, we will make our way to Three Peach Beach where you will be given free time to go kayaking and swimming. Admire the crystal-clear turquoise water and gentle winds in this perfect oasis.

In the evening, you will be given another cooking demonstration where you will make fresh and fried spring rolls with a homemade dipping sauce. A fabulous buffet barbecue dinner will be served with a variety of Vietnamese and Western foods. Tonight, evening activities include film entertainment, board and card games and squid fishing with our crew. After catching squid, you may cook them with our chef. Tonight, the boat will drop its anchor in a secluded area for a quiet, good night's sleep.

Day 3: Halong Bay- Hanoi                

You will begin your day with another early morning of spiritual and relaxing Tai Chi on the sundeck. After a savoury breakfast of coffee, tea, and pastries, we will arrive at an exclusive floating house in Rang Dua left behind from the relocation of a floating village. Take a tour of the house, learning about the different culture and way of life of the local people.After you return to the ship, it is time to gather your belongings and prepare for check out. Once you have checked out, you may continue to relax on the sun deck and marvel at the scenery as we approach the pier. Enjoy a farewell lunch before you disembark at the Tuan Chau Marina where you will be transferred back to Hanoi to continue your onward journey.

       Inclusions:

  • English Speaking Guide on board;
  • Entrance and Sightseeing fees;
  • All meal on board: 1 lunch, 1 dinner, 1 light breakfast, 1 brunch;
  • Cooking demonstration;
  • Kayaking;
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief 2 bottles of mineral water in rooms daily;
  • Daily fresh fruit in rooms daily.

        Exclusions:

  • Shuttle bus transfer Hanoi - Halong -Hanoi
  • Beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • Snorkeling/ diving (upon your request)
  • Meeting package (upon your request)
  • Wedding package (upon your request)
  • Extra Service:(Transportation: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi)
  • A/C Shuttle Bus: 30 USD/ adult/2 ways; 15 USD/ child/ 2 ways; free for child under 4 year-old.

Passion Indochina Travel will provide you with a dynamic professional local private tour guide, a private chauffeur and a transportation that suits your style and gives you pleasure, comfort and security through every points of your destination.All our tour guides in our company are registered English Speaking Guides, they are passionate about their city and they take pride in sharing it with others.With our private local tour guide, you’d get the chance to see and learn more among the historic places in the world and their cultures. Be amazed with the breathtaking scenery of Asia and enjoy some once in a lifetime adventure!

Private Tour Guide

The tour guide is always punctual on every destination he/she is needed. You will be picked up at the airport and will be escorted to your hotel and tend to your stuff til their services is needed again. They will also assist you at the airport at every departure, seeing to it that you have checked in and passed through the security checkpoint. All the tour guides in all your choices of destination are Locals. Since they know all the areas of the tours you're taking, they make sure that they share to you all the information may it be historical facts, dates and anecdotes or tell stories about the tour sites to make it more interesting and entertaining. They would also suggest the best spots for picture taking.Our tour guides are also flexible when it comes to the itinerary changes if there's any unexpected reason and will be more than accommodating to any alternative suggestions just to ensure that you will have an incredible experience.

Private Chauffeur Services

Arrive in the comfort of your style. Depending on the group size, and the tour packages of your choice, we would accommodate you with the best transportation and a professional Chauffeur to assist you wherever and whenever you need. They would be happy to transport you.