Experience the stunning sceneries of all three of the beautiful bays in the Gulf of Tonkin and explore the amazing island of Cat Ba on board The Au Co. Enjoy an invigorating bike ride in the rainforest of the National Park on Cat Ba Island, join our guide on a... View more
Destinations: Halong Bay (luxury 5*)
Duration: 3 Days and 2 Nights
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Day 1 : Hanoi – Halong Bay (Lunch & Dinner)

Picture of Hanoi – Halong Bay

Itinerary Details Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay

8.30 Transfer to Halong Bay from your hotel in Hanoi.

12.30 Arrive in Halong Bay. Check in at the cruise center.

12.45 Depart from Tuan Chau Island, meet the onboard team and receive the safety briefing.

13.30 Acquaint yourself with the five elements cuisine with lunch on board, while The Au Co cruises leisurely towards the Vung Ha area.

15.30 Visit the Vung Ha Beach for swimming and water activities.

17.30 Take part in the cooking demonstration.

18:00 Enjoy Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1 free).

19.15 Savour our five elements signature dinner of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water while the boat is anchored for our overnight stop.

20.30 Relax with a drink at Lan Ha bar or join our crew and try squid fishing on the deck.

Day 2 : Halong Bay - lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba National Park (Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner)

Picture of Halong Bay - lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba National Park

Itinerary Details Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Cat Ba Island

07:00 Start the day with a Tai Chi class on the sundeck or enjoy the breathtaking views of the bay while the ship begins slowly cruising.

07.30 Have breakfast onboard while The Au Co cruises towards Lan Ha Bay.

09:00 Visit Vung Vieng floating fishing village by traditional bamboo boat.

11.15 Take a tour at the Captain’s Bridge and the Engine Room.

12.00 Enjoy lunch in Ha Long restaurant while The Au Co cruises towards Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island.

13.45 Join a guided biking or hiking excursion through the national park of Cat Ba Island and visit The Au Co organic farm in Viet Hai Village.

16.30 Kayak & swim in the Viet Hai Lagoon.

17:00 Make the most of an extended Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1 free).

19.15 Try the barbeque buffet in the restaurant while the boat is at anchor.

20.30 End the day with a drink at Lan Ha bar or join our crew and try squid fishing on the deck.

21:00 Join our kitchen staff for the fruit carving sessions.

Day 3 : Halong Bay - Hanoi (Breakfast)

Picture of Halong Bay - Hanoi

Itinerary Details Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi

06.30 Start the day with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck or enjoy the breath-taking views of the bay while The Au Co cruises leisurely in Halong Bay.

07:00 Take your time over breakfast.

07.45 Visit the famous Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave.

09:00 Prepare for check out: passenger’s bags must be put in the corridor.

09.45 Join a Vietnamese traditional tea ceremony then check-out.

10.45 Disembark in Tuan Chau and leave for Hanoi.

15:00 Return to Hanoi. End of service.

The given price per person on our website is based on 2 people (sharing room)


Due to the Vietnamese goverment decision, from 01st Apr 2017, entrance fee has been increased. Please contact us for price.


What’s included?

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Your selected luxury cabin aboard The Au Co – two nights stay
  • Breakfast (2), Lunch (2) and – Dinner (2)
  • Complimentary basic tea and coffee
  • Bike ride on cat Ba Island & Kayak equipment
  • Cruise Itinerary and Program
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • English speaking guide
  • Transportation 2 ways
  • Insurance on boat
  • Taxes and Service Charges
  • Wi-Fi
  • Tai Chi and cooking demonstration

What’s excluded?

  • Beverages
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • All not indicated in our itinerary

What do I need to bring?

  • Booking Invoice from us
  • Valid Passport with valid visa
  • Cash for personal expense

What do I need to know?

During the period March to November it will good to pack your swimming gear, a towel, a wide-brimmed hat, sunscreen (at least SPF15), a reliable insect repellent, toiletries, a camera and lots of batteries. Warm clothing for the cooler months of November to March is advised. How much luggage can I take? Your vehicle has limited space so please keep your luggage to a maximum of 15kgs in a backpack or soft over-night bag and include a small day pack to hand carry for easy access to camera, sunscreen, water etc. Inhibitions can be left in the luggage storage rooms at your hotel with your other unwanted baggage.

Get Up and Go Vietnam is doing all possible to make your journey and travel experience an unforgettable one. Weather conditions, we unfortunately cannot control. Our apologies for that!

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