Swan Boutique Cruises 3 Days 2 Nights

 

ITINERARY

DAY 1: HON GAI HARBOUR - CONG DO - CAP LA ISLAND - TRA SAN

07.45 – 8:30: The Swan shutter bus will pick you up from your hotel in old quarter area, Hanoi and heading to northeast of Vietnam

10:30 – 11:00: Quick stop at middle of the way to stretch your legs & relax.

12.30: Arrive at Swan office in Ha Long, enter our waiting lounge for short break before getting on boat. Then guests will transfer to Swan Cruises by tender.

12.45: Enjoy welcome drink, be briefing about safety on boat and activities included then check in cabin.

13.30: Have lunch while leisurely cruising to the core of Bai Tu Long Bay. 

15.30: Arrive to Cap La Island - the beautiful area in Bai Tu Long bay. Kayaking through karsts, contemplate breathtaking view and relaxing on beach.

(Attention: Swimming activities need to be allowed by Halong Bay Management Authority daily)

17.30: Get back to the main boat and join in Sunset Time ( enjoy tea and fresh fruits). This time is regarded as “ Happy Hour” while our cruise is sailing to the overnight anchorage. 

19.00: Have dinner on board.

20.30: Free time for joining Games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing. If you want to sing karaoke, please inform our tour guide to be supported.

Overnight on Swan Cruise in Cong Do area.

DAY 2:  DISCOVER THE LIFE OF LOCAL PEOPLE - VUNG VIENG FLOATING VILLAGE  OR BAI TU LONG NATIONAL PARK

06.30: Start your day with Tai Chi on the top deck and enjoy the bay’s morning landscape of the bay.

07.00: Have breakfast in the open air. Tea and coffee are served free

08.30: Transfer to  the Day Boat and start cruising to contemplate the stunning beauty of Bai Tu Long Bay.

Attention: Because of the weather condition and tide level, the itinerary can be changed flexibly. The itinerary will follow 1 of 2 options as below. Our tour guide will inform you the exact itinerary when you are on tour.

Option 1: 

09.30: Start cruising to Cong Dam while discovering geological values of Bai Tu Long Bay.

09:45- 11:30 : Reach to Hon Co Island for swimming or relaxing.

12.00 – 13.30: Have a BBQ lunch on Beach (Depending on the availability and weather condition).

14:00 Enjoy kayaking through the hidden lagoons and geological park in Cong Dam.

16.30 : Return to the main boat and join in Sunset Time ( Enjoy tea and fresh fruits). This time is regarded as “ Happy Hour” – “buy one get one” while our cruise is sailing to the overnight anchorage. 

19.00: Dinner will be served in the dinining room.

20.30: Free time for joining games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing. If you want to sing karaoke, please inform our tour guide to be supported.

Option 2:

09.30: A day of fun and relaxation with more kayaking to discover Bai Tu Long Bay. You also have a great chance to go fishing with the local fisherman.

11.45: Back to the boat for a delicious hot lunch at noontime while the cruise is moving to Vung Vieng floating fishing village.

14.00: You are on a rowing boat to explore Vung Vieng village and learn how pearls are grown.

16.30: Return to the main boat and enjoy sunset Time with tea and fresh fruit. This time is regarded as “ Happy Hour” – “buy one get one” while our cruise is sailing to the overnight anchorage. 

19.00: Dinner will be served in the dining room

20.30: Free time for joining games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing. If you want to sing karaoke, please inform our tour guide to be supported.

Overnight on Swan Cruise in Cong Do area.

DAY 3: THIEN CANH SON CAVE - HON GAI HARBOUR

06.30: Start early with Tai Chi on the sundeck, enjoy early morning of the bay.

07.00: Have breakfast on board

07.45: Visit Thien Canh Son cave- It is one of the most beautiful and famous cave of Bai Tu Long Bay

08.45: Return to the main boat.

09.30: Finish packing and check out of your cabin. (Please remove all of your belongings from your cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (our staff will support you transfer directly to the pier).

10.00: Cooking demonstration is also organized by our guide at this time. You have a chance to make Vietnamese cuisine by yourself.

10.45: Enjoy lunch while the cruise is returning Hon Gai harbor.

12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier

12.30: Farewell Halong Bay then returns to Hanoi

17.00: End of 3-day-2-night trip on Swan Cruises.

Attention: The itinerary is subject to change due to the weather, tide level and operating condItions without prior notice.

Time in this itinerary is comparatively exact interval, not 100% exact time.

Inclusions:

• English Speaking Guide from Hanoi and on boat
• Entrance and Sightseeing fees
• Cruise through Bai Tu Long Bay tour
• All meals on board (3 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts)
• Cooking demonstration
• Sunset party
• Tai Chi every morning
• Kayaking
• Welcome drink, cold handkerchief
• 2 bottles of mineral water in cabin
• Daily fresh fruit in cabin
• Service charge, Insurance on board

Exclusions:

• Round trip shuttle bus transportation
• Airfares
• Visa Arrangements
• Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses
• All other services not clearly mentioned in Inclusions

 

 

Feature
15 sqm
Double/Triple/Twin bed
Air Conditioner
Private bathroom
Free wifi on bus and waiting lounge