Lovely food and presentation, staff were friendly and helpful. cabin was very clean and well appointed-wish I had booked 2 nights. Halong Bay is beautiful.
Greet your guide at your central Hanoi accommodation or the Hanoi Opera House for the trip to Tuan Chau Pier. Stop along the way to visit a handicraft store. After a welcome drink and safety briefing, savor lunch as you cruise through Hoa Cuong fishing village.
Swim, sunbathe, or explore the magnificent landscape by rowboat. After a cooking class and sunset party, complete with wine, it’s time to feast on a sumptuous dinner. Fish for squid by night or relax with happy-hour drinks before bed.
The next day starts early with tai chi on the sun deck. After breakfast, visit Sung Sot Cave, and learn about the geological forces that shaped Halong Bay. Check out of your cabin and enjoy an early lunch as you cruise back to the pier, where the shuttle will collect you and drop you back in Hanoi.
The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay is one of Vietnam’s most popular destinations—so, when it comes to cruises, it pays to book ahead. Take it easy by reserving this 4-star cruise that includes round-trip transport from central Hanoi. Besides the caves, islets, beaches, and floating villages of Halong Bay, savor activities from cooking to fishing: It’s ideal for anyone who adores Vietnam’s food and landscapes.