DAY 1: HA NOI- BAI TU LONG BAY-VUNG VIENG FISHING VILLAGE-BAN CHAN BEACH (Meals: L/D)
07.30-08.00 Our shuttle bus will pick you up at your hotel and depart to Halong Bay
(Note: This pick-up is just applied for those who use our shuttle bus service
10.30 Stopover in Hai Duong city where you can experience our hand-made Vietnamese handicraft products
12.30 Arrive in Hon Gai pier
12: 45 We will welcome you with a drink as you board the Athena Cruise. Our Cruise Manager will give you a briefing and safety instruction as well as review the itinerary for the day before you check in.
13: 00 Start the buffet lunch while the boat is cruising towards North East of Ha Long Bay.
15.30-17.30 If you want to relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities feel can use our sauna at no extra cost, or chose to relax on our sundeck or in your cabin.
15:45 Visit Vung Vieng fishing village by rowing boat.
16:45 Visit Ban Chan beach for swimming or kayaking.
17:30 Happy hour- buy one get one free in our bar will be started from 17:30 to 18:45
17:45 On our Sundeck you can participate and compete in our Master Chef Cooking Demonstration with traditional Vietnamese food: Deep Fried Spring Roll and the decorative technique of creating flower carvings from fresh fruit or vegetables.
19:15 A set menu multi-course Dinner will be served.
21:00 Free time on the boat.
Overnight on Athena Cruises
DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY-THIEN CANH SON CAVE- HA NOI ( Meals: B/L)
06:15 We have a Tai Chi demonstration on the Sundeck; tea and coffee are available at this time.
06:45 Breakfast will be served in the restaurant.
07:20 Explore Thien Canh Son cave in Ha Long Bay. Witness its beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Note: there are about 400 steps to get up to the cave.
09:00 Check out is from 09.00 to 09:30. At this time, you can put your luggage on the first deck for us to transfer to our tender and settle your bill with reception.10:00 Brunch will be served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck.
11:00 Say goodbye crews of Athena Cruises and Disembark to Hon Gai Pier.
12:00 Gets on the Limousine bus back to Hanoi
13:30 Stopover in Hai Duong city where you can experience our hand-made Vietnamese handicraft products
16:00 Arriva in Hanoi, Drop off you at your hotel in old quarter.
ATHENA CRUISE TOUR INCLUDED:
• Shuttle bus Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi
• English speaking tour guide on boat
• Luxury Cruise through Halong Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay (apply for 3 days 2 nights)
• All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries (03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts) for 3 days 2 nights
• Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Swimming (if the weather permits), Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment
• Sightseeing entrance fees• Deluxe cabin with A/C
• Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, complimentary two bottles of mineral water in each cabinATHENA CRUISE TOUR EXCLUSION:
• Airfare, VISA arrangement
• Beauty Spa Services & Massage
• Tips & Others Personal Expenses
• All other services not clearly mentioned in Inclusions