ARCADY PREMIUM CRUISES 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS
(Lan Ha Bay –Bright Cave – Viet Hai Village – Ba Ham Lake – Tra Bau Fishing Farm) Three days two nights journey on Arcady Premium Cruises is the perfect choice for a complete journey on Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay. You will experience many exciting activities such as admiring the incredible landscape, visiting floating village, kayaking, swimming, bicycling, fish foot massage and enjoying tranditional food, etc. More interestingly, if you are looking for a true retreat in a quiet place, this tour is right made for you.
DAY 1: HANOI – LAN HA BAY – BRIGHT CAVE (L/D)
09.00 – 09.30: Pickup time You will be picked up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter and then transfer to Got Ferry by Luxury Van/Car.
12.00: Arriving in Got Ferry You will be transfered to Arcady Premium Cruises by small boat.
12.30: Embarking on Arcady Premium Cruises Warmly welcome to Arcady Premium Cruises! While you enjoy welcome drink, our cruise manager will deliver the cruise briefing and safety introduction. Then you will check in your cabin. 13.00 – 14.00: Enjoying fabulous lunch with European set menu Fabulous lunch is served while Arcady Premium Cruises starts sailling through the magnificent Lan Ha Bay – an extension of Ha Long Wonder which is much quieter and less touristy.
15.00 – 16.30: Bamboo boat to Bright Cave and swimming Visit Bright Cave by bamboo boat, a serene round lake surrounded by lush trees and high karst cliffs. Then enjoy swimming in the private emerald water.
16.30 – 18.30: Sunset party on sundeck We return to Arcady Premium Cruises and relax on cruise to catch the daily spectacle of gorgeous sunset, as well as happy hour at the bar. It’s a perfect time to take some of your best snapshots of the day when the sun begins to set. Relax with Massage and Spa treatment, always available upon request.
19.00: Savoring Vietnamese traditional food A special dinner of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing delicacies will be served while enjoying our live traditional music performance.
20.45 – 23.00: Free time to enjoy and relax onboard After the incredible dinner, take your leisure time to chat at the bar, enjoy spa treatment, doing meditation or yoga by yourself in mediation room The difference in Ha Long & Lan Ha Bay Overnight onboard and good night.
DAY 2: HALONG BAY – BA HAM LAKE – VIET HAI VILLAGE (B/L/D)
06.30: Tai Chi on the top deck Early birds are welcomed to attend sunrise Tai Chi on the top deck and it's an excellent way to get your energy levels up for today's adventures. You will be fascinated by the exquisiteness in the early hours as you enjoy a cup of coffee or tea.
07.00: Having a light breakfast Enjoy a buffet breakfast with the best local coffee brand and fresh fruit juices. Then you will be picked up to continue exploring Ha Long Bay by Arcady Day Boat.
10.00 – 12.00: Swimming and kayaking at Ba Ham Lake Free kayaking and swimming at Ba Ham Lake area situated in the middle of a narrow, rectangular area, with the all four sides enclosed by vertical cliffs. (if the weather permits). 12.30: Having a lunch on boat The typical local lunch will be served with fresh seafood and Vietnamese cuisines while leisurely cruising to the faraway islands of Ha Long Bay.
13.30-15.30: Biking to Viet Hai village & fish foot massage Reach to Viet Hai Port. You will take a bicycle trip along the village path and go through rainforests and dark tunnel. Enjoy the stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at Viet Hai Village to learn how to make a snake wine and try a fish foot massage. Besides, you will have a chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available.
16.30 – 18.30: Sunset party on sundeck Get back on board of Arcady Premium Cruises, take some time to freshen up, take a nap or just relax at your leisure as we cruise to our overnight area. Witness one of the most brilliant sunsets you will ever see.
19.00: Enjoying fabulous dinner with European set menu A special dinner will be served to offer you outstanding food and quality service while enjoying our live traditional music performance.
20.45 – 23.00: Free time to enjoy and relax onboard After dinner, you can enjoy the vivid bay landscape at night up on the top deck, relax with lovely music, enjoy drinks from the bar, try your luck again at squid fishing, or relax on your room. Overnight onboard.
DAY 3: TRA BAU FLOATING VILLAGE – GOT FERRY – HANOI (B/L)
06.30: Tai Chi on the top deck The morning is the best time of the day on Lan Ha Bay. You might like to head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions or relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice to watch the stunning scenery unfold before you.
07.00: Having a light breakfast Arcady Premium Cruises continues sailling to Ha Long Bay, passing amazing karst towers. Tea, coffee and a light breakfast is served in the fresh air and peaceful surroundings.
08.00: Kayaking and visiting fishing farm at Tra Bau area Experience some fantastic kayaking to discover the lovely Tra Bau area. Visit a fishing farm and socialize with the local fishermen in order to know more about their life and how they work every day.
09.30: Relaxing and check-out time You will have some time for fresh relaxation on the cruise then spend a few minutes settling your bill and check out. 10.00: Cooking demonstration and having lunch with A La Carte set menu Return to the ship and enjoy the cooking demonstration guided by our talented chef as they give you an insight into Vietnamese cuisine, then sit down for a lovely lunch with A La Carte set menu you chosen, on our approach to the harbour.
12.00: Disembarking on Arcady Premium Cruises & Farewell Step off the Arcady Premium Cruises at the harbour, get on the luxury Limousine and get back to Hanoi. 14.30 – 15.00: Arrival in Hanoi. Trip ends. Thank you for joining us on the Arcady Premium Cruises for this trip around Lan Ha Bay.
We hope that you enjoyed your time and that we can see you again in the near future!
Welcome drinks, cold or warm handkerchief on boat
Accommodation in cabin with en-suite bathroom, air conditioning
Full board meals (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast;
Complimentary tea, coffee and 2 bottles of mineral water in the cabin on boat
English speaking tour guide onboard
Kayaking & bamboo boat
Yoga & Cooking demonstration
Entrance and sightseeing fees
Onboard insurance and service charges
Luxury Transportation Hanoi — Ha Long — Hanoi
Visa & Hotel arrangements
Spa treatment services
Beverages, tips and personal expenses
Bank charge (for payment by credit card)
All other services not clearly mentioned
Children under 5 years old sharing the full price cabin with adults: Free of charge (Free Baby Cot — Subject to the availability) — Limited to 1 child / 1 cabin;
Children from 5 to 10 years old sharing the cabin with 1 adult or 2 adults are charged 75% adult.
Children from 10 years old will be charged as adults;
Cancellations made more than 10 days prior to check-in date a full refund;
Cancellations made from 5–10 days prior to check-in date will be charged 25% cancellation fee;
Cancellations made from 2–4 days prior to check-in date will be charged 50% cancellation fee;
Cancellation made less than 2 days prior to check-in date will be charged 100 % cancellation fee;