8.00 Pick up in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. You are recommended to wait for our day bus at the hotel’s lobby. You will feel comfy with the luxury facilities on our bus that only takes 2 hours.
10.00 We arrive at Pha Got Port where you are warmly welcomed in our private lounge. Our professional receptionist will assist you to check in on board.
10.15 Our crew team welcomes you on board and we depart for Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay through a unique route. This unique route is created and operated only by Orchid and it goes through the much less visited areas in both Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay.
10.30 Short briefing on board
11.30 Lunch will be served on board while the Orchid Cruise goes through the untouched area in Lan Ha Bay.
13.00 We reach Hang Sang – Hang Toi area (Brightness cave – Darkness cave), which belongs to Cat Ba National Park.
Hopefully you are good luck enough to see White Head Languor’s who are strictly preserved by Vietnamese Park Rangers and also highly protected in Vietnamese Red Book. It’s time to enjoy a 45 minutes – kayaking or Vietnamese bamboo boat with its rower for a lovely trip at the hidden area.
14.00 We return to the cruise while we continue on to less touristic areas in Lan Ha Bay and Ha Long Bay while enjoying the spectacular views of the bay.
14.30 Enjoy a Cooking Demonstration and experience the way of making traditional Vietnamese fresh spring roll with the crew on board.
16.00 We say goodbye to the crew and return back to Hanoi.
18.00 We arrive back in Hanoi and drop you off at your hotels lobby in the Old Quarter area.