Starlight Cruise is the newest member in The Luxury Collection of the Oriental Sails Co., Ltd. This five-star cruise features 32 spacious cabins and becomes the most enjoyable way for those who wish to explore Halong Bay in grand style. With Starlight 3 days, you have much time to explore the World Heritage Site, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long bay and take part in exciting activities including swimming, kayaking, squid fishing with the crew, singing karaoke...
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Amazing Cave (L/D)
08:00: 08:30 Leave Hanoi for Halong City by optional shuttle bus. Check in Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall – The Oriental Sails Lounge in Hon Gai Tourist Wharf (service on guest’s request)
12:30 – 13:00 Embark Starlight Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink and get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Check-in your cabin.
13:00 – 15:30 Have lunch while cruising in the magnificent Halong Bay.
15:30 – 16:30 Visit Amazing Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay
16:30 – 17:30 Return to Starlight Cruise, Cruising to Cong Do Area, enjoy the sunset and relaxing with Jacuzzi
17:30 – 19:00 Try mini-golf on the top deck or take part in a cooking demonstration and food décor with our Chef. Happy hour with finger food is served.
19:00 – 21:00 Dinner is served. Private dinner is available on request.
21:00 – 22:00 Join squid fishing with the crew, sing karaoke or just laze around, relax in your cabin. Overnight on board at Cong Do Area
Day 2: Cong Do Area – Lan Ha Bay (B/L/D)
06:30 – 07:00 Start your day with Tai Chi on sundeck.
07:00 – 08:00 Have breakfast at sunrise
08:30 – 10:30 Picked up by day boat and cruise forward Lan Ha Bay.
10:30 – 12:00 Kayaking at Dark and Light Cave.
12:00- 13:00 Have lunch.
13:00 – 15:00 Cruise to Three Peaches Beach, relaxing, kayaking and swimming
15:00 – 17:30 Return to mother boat and overnight at Cong Do Area
Day 3: Bai Tu Long Bay – Hanoi (B/L)
06:30 – 7:00 Welcome a new day with amazing dawn on the Legendary Gulf of Tonkin. Refresh your body & soul by a Tai-chi lesson on sundeck.
07:00 – 08:00 Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Vung Vieng fishing village.
08:00 – 09:00 You are free to choose one of the below options:
Option 1: Fishing village visit
Those are interested in local daily life: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip (around 45 minutes) around Vung Vieng fishing village – one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the life of local fishermen. The village is set in closed lagoon, surrounded by mountains, excellent settings for some good photos.
Option 2: Beach and kayaking
For those who like some water activities and beach. The tender shall take you to Ban Chan beach, where you can enjoy yourself on the beach, swimming or playing volleyball…, or try your hands in some kayaking in the magnificent setting for Halong Bay.
09:00 – 09:30 Return to Starlight Cruise for freshening up and checking out your cabin. Starlight Cruise weighs the anchor to continue roaming around the picturesque route toward Hon Gai harbor.
09:30 – 12:00 Have early lunch.
12:00 Disembark. Cruise ends.