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Overnight cruise in Ha Long, Lan Ha Bay with kayaking, swimming and caving

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Day 1: Hanoi - Hai PHong - Lan Ha Bay

09:00 – 09:30: Your transfer vehicle will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and convey you to Hai Phong around 11h30 (for whom use our shuttle bus service). 

12:00: You will be taken on our tender from the wharf and make your way out onto the bay to board our luxurious craft, Era Cruise. You will be welcome aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our Crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up.

13:15: A set lunch will be served. We set sail for Lan Ha Bay passing to Da Chong islet where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago.

15:00: During the lunch time, the Cruise still keeps going and passing through Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (as part of Halong Bay). The area is surrounding of a lot extraordinary limestone karst landscapes. In the afternoon, guests can start their journey to explore Ba Trai Dao beach, doing the kayak and/or enjoy swimming. 

17:00: Back to main boat, and cruising to a place for staying overnight

18:00: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process. Relish Dinner in restaurant.

20:45 - 12:00: Your free time to relax with an exotic cocktail or whatever takes your fancy. Our bar has a wide range or wines, beers and liquors and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day on Bay. Order a Spa service or take any activities on boat cruise such as watching documentary movies, squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck 

Day 2: Dark & Bright cave - Hai Phong - hanoi

06:30: The nicest time of the day on Lan Ha Bay is the morning. Head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions.  07:00: Light breakfast will be served in our restaurant (pastries, tea, coffee)

7:30 - 9:15: Enjoy the last stage of your trip to Dark & Bright cave and islets by local rowing boats. Back to our main board afterwards.

09:30: Check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last goodbye from our crew at 11:30, you will board our tender and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.

12:10-12:30: Get on luxury van and get back to Hanoi (applied for guests who book shuttle bus with Era Cruises).
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Departure Point
Got harbor
Traveler pickup is offered


We pick up from hotels in Old Quarter Hanoi. Transfer service is available at charge; Please contact us for more details. The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 40 km from Era Cruises. Our pier will be at Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam. You can contact our operation manager for assistance at +84 972085445


We pick up from hotels in Old Quarter Hanoi. Transfer service is available at charge; Please contact us for more details. The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 40 km from Era Cruises. Our pier will be at Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam. You can contact our operation manager for assistance at +84 972085445


We pick up from hotels in Old Quarter Hanoi. Transfer service is available at charge; Please contact us for more details.
The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 40 km from Era Cruises. Our pier will be at Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam. You can contact our operation manager for assistance at +84 972085445


We pick up from hotels in Old Quarter Hanoi. Transfer service is available at charge; Please contact us for more details.

The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 40 km from Era Cruises. Our pier will be at Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam. You can contact our operation manager for assistance at +84 972085445


We pick up from hotels in Old Quarter Hanoi. Transfer service is available at charge; Please contact us for more details.

The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 40 km from Era Cruises. Our pier will be at Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam. You can contact our operation manager for assistance at +84 972085445


We pick up from hotels in Old Quarter Hanoi. Transfer service is available at charge; Please contact us for more details.

The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 40 km from Era Cruises. Our pier will be at Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam. You can contact our operation manager for assistance at +84 972085445
Departure Time
12:15 PM
Duration
2 days
Return Details
Got Pier, Cat Hai ward, Cat Ba district, Hai Phong city, Vietnam
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Surcharge for peak date on 24 December and 31 December at US$60 per person
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Seats are assigned by the theater box office and will not be known in advance of the performance date
  • Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 44 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am honestly really surprised by the excellent reviews written about Era Cruise -- this cruise was not what was advertised and I would not recommend it. To start off, we got picked up at our hotel and had a two hour drive to the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank YourFavTraveler2422
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike most people we made our own way to the port from Hai Phong, of which cannot comment on the transport. You’re taken on a transport boat at first which is quite hot and cramped - probably not the best for small kids, however it’s...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this trip and we were really exited about it. Era Cruises was the perfect partner to our expectarions. Everyrhing here was perfect. If you wanna have a good time with a quality and outstanding staff you should go with them

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kikegomez18
Reviewed 16 August 2019

Era cruise was recommended by our travel agent Vietnam Travel (Lana) and we were really impressed with the cruise. They are so well organized and took care of us all the way. We were really welcomed and the staff of the cruise were amazing. We...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 3channaw
Reviewed 19 July 2019 via mobile

After some comparison between the five stars cruises that have tours in Ha Long Bay / Cat Ba we landed on a 2D1N cruise with Era Cruises. Tour started great, timely pickup, comfortable ride and an OK tender took us out to the cruise (The...More

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We had 3 adults in the Garden suite with two large beds. More than enough room. If your children don't mind sharing, it would be fine. I believe if you request, they could add another single bed for you. That may incur... More
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  • Duration: 2 days
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