Tour overview

DAY 1: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (Lunch + Dinner)

07.45 – 8:30: The Swan shutter bus will pick you up from your hotel at Hanoi Old QuarterArea and head to Halong Bay to enjoy your trip on a four star Halong Bay cruise.

12.30: Arrive at Swan reception and be transferred by tender to Swan Cruises.

12.45: Enjoy welcome drink followed by the cruise briefing about the safety of boat and activities included then cabin check-in.

13.30: Delicious Vietnamese set menu is served in the dining room while leisurely cruising to the staple of Bai Tu Long Bay.

15.00: Arrive at the kayaking area – Cap La Island. Kayaking through the karst and breathtaking nature, swimming and relaxing is surely the most fun and exciting experiences during the trip to Halong Bay of Vietnam.

17.30: Get back to the boat and join Sunset party from the sundeck and enjoy the amazing view of the bay while our cruise is sailing to the overnight anchorage.

19.00: Sumptuous set-dinner onboard. You will have a chance to enjoy the cool and wonderful atmosphere of Halong Bay in the evening which is truly worthy.

20.30: It’s free time for joining Games; go squid fishing to get fun and luckily you can catch some squids there.

Overnight onboard at the quiet area.

DAY 2: Thien Canh Son Cave – Bai Tu Long – Hanoi (Breakfast + Lunch)

06.30: Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck.

07.00: Breakfast will be served in Western style and furthermore with Vietnamese traditional food – ‘PHO’

08.00: Explore the Thien Canh Son. Guide will explain the history of Ha Long Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay, and this Cave, made by Mother Nature

09.30: Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing.

Please remove all of your belongings from your cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (staff will transfer directly to the pier).

10.30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration on the boat.

11.00: Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier

12.30: Farewell Halong Bay then returns to Hanoi

17.00: End of service.

Attention: The itinerary is subject to change due to the weather, tide level, and operating conditions without prior notice.

Beside 1 night overnight on the cruise, you can see cruises itinerary for Halong Bay and Swan Cruises 3 Days 2 Nights

  • Local speaking English tour guide on boat.
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Deluxe boutique cruise through Halong bay
  • All meal on board (2 lunches, 1 dinners, 1 breakfast)
  • Cooking demonstration
  • 1 Sunset party
  • Kayaking
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief
  • 2 bottles of mineral water in cabin
  • Daily fresh fruit in cabin
  • Service charge, Insurance on board
  • Round trip shuttle bus from Hanoi
  • Hotel pick up & drop off
  • Tips and Beverages
  • Personal Expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned as included
  • Travel insurance
  • Sun block
  • Camera + Film
  • Insect repellent
  • Original Passport  (Please do not forget to bring your all passport with you)
  • A wide brimmed hat
  • Swimming costume
  • Sunglasses