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Halong Bay Cruises - Private Tours

18 Le Thanh Tong Street, Halong Bay 84033, Vietnam
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Beautiful place but don’t use this company to see it

First off, Halong Bay is beautiful and is a must see for anyone in the area. However, this tour... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
yohnkmw
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Silversea Cruise-more like a cattle market

We booked for 1 night on Silversea Cruise ship. The pick up from the hotel was ok, but then after a... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Nigel C
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Halong Bay Cruises is a Halong based provider offering tours and cruise to the world heritage site of Halong Bay with up to date tours and itineraries to travelers who are planning a cruise to visit Halong Bay.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“vega tours” (2 reviews)
“day cruise” (12 reviews)
“one night” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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18 Le Thanh Tong Street, Halong Bay 84033, Vietnam
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"vega tours"
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"day cruise"
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"one night"
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"karaoke session"
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"fabulous scenery"
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"activities offered"
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"small bottle"
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"private cabin"
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"wooden junk"
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"helpful crew"
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"tour guide"
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"recommend this trip"
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"memorable experience"
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"old quarter"
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"the upper deck"
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"great cruise"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First off, Halong Bay is beautiful and is a must see for anyone in the area. However, this tour company will have you constantly moving boats, buses, and there’s very little time to enjoy the actual bay. I think we spent more time traveling to...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We booked for 1 night on Silversea Cruise ship. The pick up from the hotel was ok, but then after a midway stop where every other minibus/coach/tuc tuc stops and you're herded into a shopping/coffee stop we were delivered to the quayside to await transfer...More

Thank Nigel C
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Cruise run by Bhaya cruises. Auco boat. This was a two night 3 day cruise. You get around 2 full days really. The boat was lovely as were the staff. Even with a bit of mist you still saw a lot. It was winter but...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Having been to Halong Bay once before I decided to go once more with my better half Tat because she was unable to go first time. Had a great time.Tat certainly had a good time. Our hosts were terrific. Anna, Mary, Vy, Ha, Zoey and...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

I had the best time ever on this trip, firstly Halong Bay is so picturesque, you just cant stop taking photos the Vega junk was a good old wooden junk for a very authentic experience, not luxury but nice enough not to complain. The food...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The search to find a cruise was long and at times, deflating, as a storm was on course to strike and possibly cancel any tour for the next few days. We were lucky enough to squeeze in the 2D/1N tour with the recommended Lemon Cruises...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The people were lovely, and the boat was pretty much as you would expect. Solid, Heavy timber and comfortable as far as boats go. Remember that a boat of this size will have a quietly vibrating diesel or two going constantly, and the floors will...More

1  Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had a magical 2 days & one night. It was a birthday trip so wanted a happy experience. Tony the guide was an amazing, friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and charming. All was meticulously planned & all the staff on board (28 crew for 18 cabins)...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

It was a really comprehensive two-day visit to Halong Bay. I don't need to describe how beautiful it is. It's one of the wonders of the world but we went with A-Class Cruises on the "Legend" boat for one night and it was lovely. They...More

2  Thank marcurr
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

we had a fantastic day. seaplane from Hanoi, boarded private cruise at 11 , very lucky with weather, very friendly and helpful crew ( special thanks to Minh ), gourgeous scenery, much better in reality than pictures! the boat was very comfortable and clean and...More

2  Thank raffaparlato
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travelbuzz31
16 December 2016|
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Response from Ann M | Reviewed this property |
There maybe but most of the accomodation is on a boat
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Vijaya A
21 May 2016|
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Response from SOURAV M | Reviewed this property |
Hi...Day long tour to Halong Bay from Hanoi will be very hectic.. I would suggest an overnight tour at least ( a nite on land in one of the many resorts or in a cruise boat)
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