Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Long (L,D)
8.00 Pick you up at your hotel by private car
11.30 Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.
12.15 Transfer by tender to the Valentine Premium boat – enjoy Welcome Drink. Receive cruise briefing and check in to cabins and begin cruise.
13.00 Lunch – deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu.
Massage service is available beginning after lunch and throughout the cruise.
14.30 Arrive at Titop Island. Enjoy swimming, relaxing on the beach and climbing the steps to the top of the mountain on the island for fantastic views and photo opportunities. Water and towels supplied. We will spend about 45 minutes on the island.
15.15 Transfer back to the boat and sail for approximately 45 minutes to our second destination – the Bat Cave area.
16.15 Arrive at the Bat Cave area. Visit the largest floating fishing village inHalongBay. We will travel to the village on the tender and tour the village for approximately 20 minutes.
18.30 Arrive at Luon Bo area – anchor for overnight.
19.00 Dinner – deluxe Vietnamese & Western Buffet or Set Menu Dinner.
20.30 Evening activities include: film entertainment in the dining room at approximately 9:15, board games and playing cards are available.
21.00 – 23.00 Happy Hour! Buy one drink – get one free (wine excluded).
23.00 End of program for Day One
Day 2: Ha Long – Hanoi (Brunch)
6.45 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.
7.00 Arrive at the Surprise Cave area, there is a small fishing village here. Relax onboard. You may join Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck at 7:00, duration about 30 minutes.
8.00 Transfer by tender to the Surprise Cave. Walk up the 100 steps to the entrance of the cave and tour on foot for approximately 45 minutes.
9.00 Upon return to the boat take time to freshen up and please check-out of cabins. Please leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer to the pier). Depart for Bai Chay/Halong pier.
9.30 Enjoy Breakfast Set Menu or Buffet served in the dining room. Settle bills in the dining room after breakfast.
10.00 Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room and enjoy the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
10.45 Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.
11.00 Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation to Hanoi
16.00 Arrive in Hanoi. End trip
Price for private tour – Valid to 30 Dec 2012 (USD/pax)