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Indochina Sails

Indochina Sails
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Indochina Sails
USD 440.00
Overview
Our itineraries are designed to maximize your holiday experience and enjoyment; included are daytime excursions to the largest floating fishing village on the bay and to an island featuring swimming and a climb to the best panoramic view of the bay. We tour one of the bay’s largest and most spectacular indoor caves. Evening activities include an assortment of board games and film entertainment. We also offer, in squid season, an evening excursion to a nearby squid fishing boat for an up-close look at the local fishermen plying the waters of the bay for squid and other fish. Onboard massage service is available as well to enhance your cruise.
What to Expect
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D) 07.30 - 08.00 pick up at hotels in Hanoi Old Quarters. 12.30 Boarding our boat at Tuan Chau Port , and check in. 13.15 – 14.00 Passengers enjoy the deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Lunch. 14.00 – 16.30 We cruise through Halong Bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet area including Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Finger islet. 16.30 Arrive at the Cua Van Floating Fishing Village. This is one of the largest fishing villages on the Bay. Guests can choose between kayaking through the village or visiting on small bamboo boats (sampans) rowed by the villagers. Kayakers will depart from the boat in two-seater, self-rowed kayaks and kayak to and through the village and back to the boat. A kayaking tour guide will lead the way. 18.00 Depart and sail for about 30 minutes to Luon Bo area, to anchor for overnight. 18.00 – 18.30 We organize the Fruit and Vegetable carving lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef will conduct Fruit and Vegetable carving showing the guests how we decorate and make some traditional Vietnamese food. 18.00 -19.00 First of two Happy Hours! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded). 19.30 Dinner is served to the guests. 20.45 Evening activities include: Happy Hour! Board games like cards or Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew. 21.00 – 22.00 Second Happy Hour! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded). 23.00 End of Program for Day One. Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B) 06.45 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room. 07.00 Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes). 07.45 – 9.00 Transfer by tender to the Titov Island. About one hour is spent on the island allowing time for a climb up the steps to the peak for a breathtaking 360 degree view of the Bay (there is also an expansive viewing deck half way up). After the climb there is time left to relax on the beach and have a swim. 09.00 Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). 09.30 Enjoy Breakfast in the dining room. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier. 11.00 Arrive at Tuan Chau port, relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation. Around 17:00 arrive in Hanoi
Reviews (22)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Halong bay lives up to expectations

What a place and what a way to see it. The only problem was we booked for the 2 day cruise and not the three day cruise. Couldn’t get enough of this place. As for cruise line, couldn’t fault the boat or David as cruise...More

2  Thank Tony A
indochinasails_gm, Guest Relations Manager at Indochina Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Tony A, Thank you for choosing Indochina Sails. At Indochina Sails, we are committed in delivering high quality products and top-notch services to all of our guests. Therefore, your comments will inspire the team to further deliver top quality services. Should your future travels...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
FABULOUS TRIP

Our trip with Indochina Sails was a memorable one. It very well organized, the time-table was just perfect. We loved this charming, gorgeous boat. Our room was very clean and comfortable. The staff were attentive, helpful and friendly! We enjoyed the food as well. Would...More

2  Thank Phương L
indochinasails_gm, Guest Relations Manager at Indochina Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Phương L, Greetings from Indochina Sais! On the behalf of the entire team thank you very much for taking your time to review the Indochina Sails and your recent stay with us. We are delighted to read that you have enjoyed your time with...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Enjoyable trip but could be better

We enjoyed our day cruise with Indochina Sails - I say "day cruise" because there are actually only about 22 hours between when you embark and disembark; calling this a 2 day/1 night cruise is misleading given the 3 and a half hour each way...More

Thank Badger885
indochinasails_gm, Guest Relations Manager at Indochina Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Dear Badger885, On the behalf of the entire team thank you very much for taking your time to review the Indochina Sails and your recent stay with us. We always strive to provide the best time in Halong Bay to our guests. Firstly, we are...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018
2 Night/ 3 Day Cruise

A very relaxing experience and would highly recommend. Food is excellent and plentiful. Accommodation was a little under my expectations but is adequate, clean and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and overall the trip is well organised from start to finish.More

Thank Annette W
indochinasails_gm, Guest Relations Manager at Indochina Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Dear Annette W, Thank you for sharing your wonderful review of Indochina Sails. It was our pleasure having you with us and making your stay pleasant and comfortable. We look forward to seeing you again soon and wish you all the best in the meantime....More

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Overnight cruise on Halong Bay

We were taken by a tender to the boat which is further out in the harbour where we were greeted by drums and two men in masks! Once on board, we were shown to our cabin which was adequate, though a little dark. It had...More

Thank AkelaH
indochinasails_gm, Public Relations Manager at Indochina Sails, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Dear AkelaH, Our team and myself are delighted to read your review and thank you for staying with us during your time in Halong Bay. It is always of great pleasure to know you have enjoyed the comfort of your cabin including our facilities and...More

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