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Cruise Type: Metal Cruise

No of Cabin: 20

Departure: Daily

Destination: Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba Island

Azalea Cruise has strived to perfect our luxury line for fresh experiences in Halong Bay, with an upgraded level of premium cruising services. Unique route, a sailing pioneer to discover Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay. Only 2 hours from Hanoi centre to Azalea Cruise instead of 4 hours as other cruises.

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CABIN PICTURE

CABIN TYPE

CABIN FEATURES

Deluxe Balcony

Cabin size: 28 m2

Beb type: Double/Twin

Max Person: 2

from: : 338

Price : 720net / 2pax
       Single room : 565net

  •     1st Floor - Private balcony
  •     Private bathroom
  •     Bathtup hot/cold shower
  •     Safe box       TV      Desk and Chair                   
  •     2 ways Air Conditioning
  •     Life Jacket           Fire Extinguisher
  •     Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  •     Complimentary water bottles in room
Family Deluxe Balcony

Cabin size: 56 m2

Beb type: Double + 2 Single

Max Person: 4

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Price : 1.335net / 3pax
                   1.500net / 4pax

  •     1st Floor - Private balcony
  •     Private bathroom
  •     Bathtup hot/cold shower
  •     Safe box       TV      Desk and Chair                   
  •     2 ways Air Conditioning
  •     Life Jacket           Fire Extinguisher
  •     Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  •     Complimentary water bottles in room
Premium Balcony

Cabin size: 28 m2

Beb type: Double/Twin

Max Person: 2

from: : 379

Price : 810net / 2pax
       Single room : 650net

  •     2nd Floor - Private balcony
  •     Private bathroom
  •     Bathtup hot/cold shower
  •     Safe box       TV      Desk and Chair                   
  •     2 ways Air Conditioning
  •     Life Jacket           Fire Extinguisher
  •     Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  •     Complimentary water bottles in room
Family Premium Balcony

Cabin size: 56 m2

Beb type: Double + 2 Single

Max Person: 4

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Price : 1.340net / 3pax
                   1.500net / 4pax

  •     2nd Floor - Private balcony
  •     Private bathroom
  •     Bathtup hot/cold shower
  •     Safe box       TV      Desk and Chair                   
  •     2 ways Air Conditioning
  •     Life Jacket           Fire Extinguisher
  •     Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  •     Complimentary water bottles in room
Exclusive Suite Balcony

Cabin size: 45 m2

Beb type: King Bed

Max Person: 2

from: : 473

Price : 1.040net / 2pax
       Single room : 880net

  •     2nd Floor - Private balcony
  •     Private bathroom
  •     Jacuzzi Bathtup hot/cold shower
  •     Safe box       TV      Desk and Chair                   
  •     2 ways Air Conditioning
  •     Life Jacket           Fire Extinguisher
  •     Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  •     Complimentary water bottles in room
  •   Round trip transfer Hanoi - Halong pick up in Hanoi old quarter
  •   Boat trip
  •   Accommodation on boat
  •   Kayaking or bamboo boat
  •   Bank fee ( for payment by credit cards )
  •   Tax and service charge
  •   English speaking guide 
  •   Entrance fees & sightseeing tickets
  •   Welcome drink
  •   Mineral water on the bus transfer
  •   Complimentary mineral water in the cabin
  •   All meals on board
  •   Fishing equipment
  •   Cooking demonstration and Tai Chi session
  •    Original passport
  •    Sun glasses, Sun block
  •    Wide brim hat
  •    Insect repellents
  •    Swimming suits
  •    Camera
  •    Cash for personal expenses
  •    Hiking shoes and warm clothes ( winter days )
  •    Drink by order
  •    Gratuities and personal expenses
  •    Spa service on the cruise
  •    Other services not clearly mentioned above
  •   Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions. Swimming, kayaking or snorkeling excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather.
  •   Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  •   Meals onboard are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood…. Guests should advise any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
  •   Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers
Peak season surcharge

Surcharge USD50/adult & USD25/children on:   
  •   Lunnar New Year 4th, 5th and 6th February 2019
  •   Chrismas 24th December 2018
  •   New Year Eva 31st December 2018

Cancellation by Customer

 

  • More than 15 days prior to check-in: free of charge
  • From 15 to 8 days prior to check-in : 50% of total rates
  • From 7 to 3 days prior to check-in: 75% of total rates
  • Less than 72 hours prior to check-in: 100% of total rates
  • No-Show: 100% of total rates

Cancellation due to bad weather

 

If the cancellation be announced by the Management Board of Halong Bay, depend on the timing of the cancellation, following policies will be applied:

  • Before departure from Hanoi to Halong Bay (none of the services has been used): 100% refund.
  • During the trip (some services have been used: transfer, lunch, day trip, hotel in Halong, etc.): used services will be charged, the rest will be refunded.
  • The final cost will be confirmed by your consultant via email. In all cases, please contact us directly for any urgent help. We are here to support you with all of our best!

Children Policy

 

  • FOC for children under 4 years old is applicable for one children sharing a cabin with two adults ( No extra mattress) , limited to one child per cabin.
  • The children from 5 to 11 years old : charge 75% of adult price , is applicable for one children sharing a cabin with two adults ( No extra Mattress ), limited to one child per cabin.
  • Two children below 11 years old staying in a seperate cabin will be charge 75% of the adult price
  • Children from 12 years old will be charge the same as adults.
  • Extra bed is available with additional charge at 20$/night ( upon your request )
DAY 1: HANOI – HAI PHONG - HALONG BAY - LAN HA BAY (L/D)

09h10

You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter to take the new highway to Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town, Haiphong City where we arrive at around 11h30. The passengers have a chance to experience on longest and newest bridge in South East Asia area. You can take special tea at Azalea Cruise’s lounge by warm welcome.

12h15

Transfer by tender to the AZALEA CRUISE.

12h30

We welcome our guests onboard the AZALEA CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

13h00

AZALEA CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have International Buffet Lunch while passing via the islets of Con Vit area. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island - Thoi Quyt area - Coc Ngoi islet - through Gia Luan area where is belong to Cat Ba National Park

15h00

We progress to Trung Trang cave by our bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave.

Trung Trang Valley is the largest valley on Cat Ba Island. The valley covers an area of approximately 300 hectares, has a depth of 10m to 30m and is around 15km in the middle of Cat Ba National Park. Trung Trang Cave measures 300m lengthwise through the mountains. The cave was carved by nature for more than 2000 years. The cave has many stalactites that take on various shapes that will awe and inspire visitors to use their imagination.

17h00

Azalea Cruise gets in the less populated area at Tra Bau where is located in Lan Ha Bay. You will enjoy the green emerald and cool water by swimming

17h45

Returning AZALEA CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

19h30

Sumptuous Candlelight Deluxe Dinner Set Menu is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21h30

Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00

End of Day One program


DAY 2: LAN HA BAY (B/L/D)

6h15

The day starts early onboard AZALEA CRUISE with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.

The breakfast is served in the restaurant with morning view of bay’s landscape, then continue our journey.

8h30

Transfer to Azalea Day Boat to visit Viet Hai village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel.  Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).

Back to day boat for visiting Lan Ha Bay. Lunch served on day boat.

13h30

Visiting Lan Ha Bay, taking a free breeze at area with the path less visited. You will use your imagination to name any beautiful islands in Lan Ha Bay or get the interesting introduction of our professional tour guide on Azalea Day Boat

15h00

Return to AZALEA CRUISE. Enjoying swimming at the untouched area.  Then, you will join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. Watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal

19h30

Deluxe Dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21h30

Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

23h00

End of Day Two program


DAY 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B/L)

06h15

Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve the breakfast. Upon completing the breakfast continue our journey and head out to explore the bay in the area where Ao Ech is situated.

7h45

You enjoy on your own to kayak at Ao Ech area to discover the hidden charm of Lan Ha Bay

9h30

Azalea Cruise welcomes you back on board and it is time for checking out

10h00

Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

10h30

Tea Ceremony is served at the restaurant. You will learn how to enjoy Vietnamese tea and Vietnamese cultural at this ceremony. Joining Tea Ceremony with our crews team and have great fun with us!

11h35

We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

 

We bid farewell at Got ferry, this is the end of the program.

14h00

Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip


  •    24-hour Security
  •    Reception
  •    Rowing boat
  •    Safety box at reception
  •    Tender for sightseeing
  •    Bar
  •    Beauty Services and Massage
  •    Restaurant
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  •    Cooking classes
  •    Fishing
  •    Kayaking
  •    Swimming
  •    Tai Chi
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