BAI TU LONG BAY – Renea Cruise 3D2N


Your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in the old quarter in Hanoi for the 3.5 hours drive to Bai Tu Long Bay where you will board the Renea Cruise at Hon Gai for your 3 days & 2 nights cruise. Explore the fascinating and breathtaking peaceful view on this unique location as well as start cruising and enjoying our special lunch of Vietnamese Cuisine while the Renea Cruise slowly slides on the romantic waves of Bai Tu Long Bay. 

Enjoy the breath-taking scenery of Bai Tu Long Bay while being served by our friendly, well-trained and professional staff on board. 

Day 1:


07.45 – 8:30:Our shuttle bus will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi and start our trip to explore the most amazing bay in the North of Vietnam. On the way, we will have a quick stop at the middle of the way to rest. This also let you have a glance at Hai Duong Province and taste their traditional “Green bean cake”. 

12.30:Arrive in our office at Hon Gai Pier, you will have a bit time to relax and enjoy a cup of tea/coffee. Wait for our captain to finish the registration and transfer by tender to our boat. 

12.45:Enjoy welcome drink and spend a couple minutes to briefing about safety on boat and activities included then we check in our cabin. 

13.30:Delicious Vietnamese set menu will be served while leisurely cruising further into Bai Tu Long Bay. 

15.00:Arrive in kayaking area – that is Cap La Island. Enjoy kayaking through the karst and breathtaking nature, swimming and relaxing. 

17.30:Get back to the boat and enjoy the sunset on our top deck while our cruise is sailing to the overnight anchorage. 

19.00:Sumptuous set-dinner onboard. 

20.30:Free time to challenge yourself in Vietnamese puzzle games, or gathers your group/family for a board game; try your luck with squid fishing or simply has a cocktail and enjoy the quiet night on the bay.

Day 2:


06.00: Start your day with a Tai Chi routine on sundeck or catch a morning view of the stunning bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. 

07.00: Breakfast will be served in Western style, familiar to you to fulfill your strength and ready for another exploring day. 

08.00: Explore the well-hidden Thien Canh Son Cave and enjoy a white sandy beach at Hon Co Island. Our tour guide will provide some interesting stories of Ha Long Bay and this cave, made by Mother Nature. 

09.30: Transfer to a day cruise, we cruise passing several floating hamlets including Cap La and Cong Dam, we enter the Centre of pristine Bai Tu Long Geology Park. In there, we will visit Vung Vieng fishing village to interact with local people. 

12.00: Back to the boat for a delicious hot lunch at noontime 

14.00: Spend more time for kayaking and swimming at Cong Dam, or relaxing on boat. If the weather allows, we can take a glance at Thay Cave before back to the anchor point. 

16.30: Return to the main boat and enjoy sunset party afterwards 

19.00: Dinner will be served. 

20.30: Free time for joining Games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing. 

Day 3:


06.30: Start early Tai Chi demonstration on sundeck. 

07.30: Breakfast will be served in Western style and furthermore with Vietnamese traditional food. 

09.00: Finish packing and check out of your cabin. Prepare to join in our traditional cooking demonstration. 

10.30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration on 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. 


  • Full furnished luxury cabin with A/C, hot water 
  • All meals on board: 
    3 lunches, 2 dinner and 2 breakfast  
  • Welcome drink 
  • Complementary 2 bottles of mineral water, fresh fruit in your cabin. 
  • Tai Chi, Cooking demonstrations 
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees  
  • Kayaking 
  • English speaking guide  
  • Shuttle bus (only in Hanoi old quarter)  
  • Insurance on boat 
  • Taxes and Service Charges 
  • All other (alcoholic) beverages 
  • Tips and personal expenses 
  • Travel insurance 
  • All not indicated in our itinerary 
  • 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!