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La Vela Summer Promotion 2017

Price from: US$ 101 per person

Highlight

  • Driving to Halong Bay through the lush, scenic Red River Delta
  • Cruising overnight onboard a modern steel junk, the charming replica paddle steamer, on tranquil UNESCO World Heritage Site Halong Bay
  • Savouring the best cuisine onboard and highlights of a cooking demonstration
  • Taking the time to soak up the beauty of Halong Bay - thousands of limestone islands scattered amidst the clear, turquoise waters
  • Exploring the limestone islands and turquoise waters of UNESCO World Heritage Site Halong Bay

Itinerary

DAY ONE

 

12:00 Arrival in Tuan Chau Island
12:45 Transfer to La Vela Pontoon
13:00 Welcome drinks, cruise information and check-in
13:15 - 14:45 Lunch is served at the restaurant
15:00 Visit Sung Sot Cave (1 hour) or kayak* at Luon Cave area (1 hour)
16:15 – 16:45 Cruise along Halong Bay
Afternoon tea on the sundeck
Enjoy an afternoon spa treatment*
17:00 – 17:45 Cooking demonstration on the sundeck
Anchor at Coconut Tree Island for overnight stay
17:45 - 18:45 Happy Hour on the sundeck*
19:15 Dinner is served at the restaurant
21:00 Happy Hour on the sundeck*
Enjoy a spa treatment*
Board games & darts
Squid fishing
DAY TWO
06:30 Tai Chi on the sundeck
07:00 Coffee & tea with freshly baked pastries in the restaurant
07:40 Visit Ti Top Island
08:45 - 09:15 Bill settlement and check out
09:00 Breakfast at the restaurant
10:10 Traditional Vietnamese Tea Ceremony
10:45 Return to Tuan Chau Marina
11:00 - 12:00
Light lunch is served at 1958 Restaurant (for guests on the La Vela shuttle)
12:15 - 12:30 Return to Hanoi

* Payable upon bill settlement and cabin checkout
Program can be changed without prior notice

Note

Change of Itineraries

The Lavela cruise itinerary may change from time to time depending on the weather forecast or the instructions given by the Halong Bay Management Authorities.

Wifi Onboard

Wi Fi is available on board the La Vela but is sometimes unstable due to weak signal points across the mountainous bay.

Destinations in the bay

Halong Bay spreads on an area of approximately 1,553 km2 including 1,969 islets, most of which are limestone topped with thick jungle vegetation rising from the ocean.

Cua Van Floating Village

The largest of five remaining floating fishing villages with an estimated population of 733 inhabitants in 176 households.

Luon Cave

A destination best for kayaking located on the north-eastern part of Bo Hon Island.

Sung Sot Cave

Commonly known as Hang Sung Sot, it is the largest cave in Halong Bay. Discovered by a group of French explorers in the early 1900s, the cave is popular because of its panoramic views of the bay from the top.

Ti Top Island

Named after the Russian astronaut German Titov during his first visit to Halong Bay. The only beach in the bay with a 200-step path that leads to a spectacular view point of the majestic World Heritage Site.

Tuan Chau Island

The main entrance to the UNESCO World Heritage Site with an estimated population of 1,500.

Tung Sau Pearl Farm

An area in Halong Bay dedicated to growing pearls and practicing a handicraft system based on Vietnamese traditional experience and Japanese technology.

inclusion
  • Welcome drink, juice, tea and coffee in the morning
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • English/French speaking guide onboard
  • Luxury cabin with Air-conditioning, private bathroom, hot water, shower, standing cabin
  • All meals mentioned above (01 lunch, 01 set menu dinner, 01 light breakfast and brunch)
  • Travel Insurance onboard
  • Tax and service charges
exclusion
  • Hotels, airport transfers
  • Optional requested services such as massages, beauty services, music performances, diving, barbeques and other specific wishes that can be made on prior request only
  • Kayak
  • Drinks, tips, and personal expenses
  • Beverages
  • All service that are not clearly mentioned in the inclusions list