La Pinta Cruise has designed a special itinerary of two days/one night to explore the most charming areas of Halong Bay and Lan Ha bay. We provide our guests exceptional itineraries to experience less traveling routes that other cruises simply cannot offer you. Your experience on La Pinta will create unforgettable memories.
Explore an unique and less touristy route in Lan Ha Bay - Off the beaten track
Have 1 nights on La Pinta cruise - 5 stars brand new cruise with 15 stylish cabins
Enjoy swimming, kayaking in the crystal clear water and relax by sunbathing on sundeck
Day 1: Hanoi - Hai Phong city - Got ferry - Lan Ha Bay (L, D)
9:00-9:30 Optional pick-up arrangement around Hanoi old quarter* by La Pinta Limousine service team. Check-up Guests list, personal belongings then depart.
9:30-11:45 Heading on the new national highway 5B from Hanoi capital to Cat Hai island.
11:45 Limo arrives at Ben Got pier, La Pinta staff at our lounge personally hand you a special cup of tea, or a purified bottled water.
12:00 La Pinta tender transfers Tourists onto La Pinta Cruise.
12:15 Our crew offer Tourists a welcome drink. After check-in onboard, you would receive cruise briefing and safety demonstration.
12:30 Lunch would be served in the restaurant, our menus mostly cater specialties of Vietnamese and some international cuisines. During lunch, La Pinta will slowly travel passing beautiful islets in Halong Bay such as; Da Chong, Con Vit, and Gia Luan a location only 20 minutes away from the oldest Light house in Vietnam which has been existed more than 100 years.
Đá Chồng-Stacking Stones is a destination in Quang Ninh province, well-known for adventure tours.
Con Vịt-Duck is an islet, shaped like a duck.
Gia Luận is a village in Cat Ba island-the 3rd largest island in Vietnam, under Hai Phong governance.
14:30 La Pinta stops at Vung Tra Bau, Tourists could either enjoy kayaking or swimming.
Vụng Trà Báu is a small bay surrounded by stone islets, clear and clean, no strong wind and ideal for swimming.
16:00 Leave kayaks and back onto cruise.
16:45 La Pinta cruise anchors on seawater at Rang Dua (Coconut sand dune) near adjoining of Halong Bay & Cat Ba island
17:00-17:45 La Pinta chefs are pleased to conduct a cooking demo of some Vietnamese traditional cuisines in front of your eyes. You may join the show as you wish.
Also, you are welcome to take part in our special activity or any activity at your choice.
19:30 Dinner would be served.
After dinner, since it is a long day of interesting activities you’d like to sit on cushion chairs outside your private-cabin balcony to simply enjoy the sound of still sea at night. However, the night is still young. Hence, as you feel fit or your energy would encourage you to step up on the top sundeck or try squid fishing.
While you are listening to music at our bars, watching Top Gear Vietnam Special - a TV series by BBC in the restaurant, it would be lovely to sip some wine, grab some beers or favorite beverage. At the same time, you might be doing some socializing with other tourists on cruise and making new friends.
Overnight on cruise.
Day 2: Dark & Bright cave - Hanoi (B, L)
6:00 Wakeup in the middle of the bay, inhale the fresh sea breeze, watch the sunrise on broard horizon beside your love ones. It’s time to admire sightseeing around you.
6:30 You would spend about 10 minutes on our tender to nearby fishing area. The tender maintains a distance of 20-30m (60-90 ft) away from the Chã. On seascape you could enjoy a man and a woman in fishery classic costume to perfom netting within 20 minutes. On tender you could take photos, making your own video clip of this performance or lime stone islets on the bay.(Chã is a traditional small boat, made of timber frame and bamboo coated with natural plant compound or asphalt mixture)
7:00 Back on cruise.
7:15 Breakfast with light buffet.
8:00 Take some rest and our tender transfers you to Dark & Bright cave, bamboo boats and a crew are ready for you to explore this lovely cave.
8:45 Back onto cruise, please join our special activity or any activity at your choice on board.
9:15 Pack & check-out.
9:45 Our dedicated chefs and service team would serve you a brunch. You could observe the scenes at different angles, and it is good for picture and video while La Pinta slowly cruises passing by islets of Halong Bay on her waterway back to pier.
11:45 La Pinta cruise returns at Ben Got Pier.
12:00 Passengers disembark and say goodbye to the cruise.
12h:15 A/C transfer takes you back to Hanoi.
14:30 Arrive in Hanoi old quarter.
Trip ends here, yet La Pinta crew would love to see you soon!