Maguerite Cruise is a susidiary of Maguerite Cruise , one of the first companies to offer tourist cruising on Halong Bay.
Backed by 10 years experience hosting international guests on the tranquil waters of the bay, we have set a new standard for luxury cruising. The first company to offer overnight cruises on the bay, Maguerite Cruises is now widely known as the number one choice for discerning travellers, a fleet of four newly built wooden junks designed in time-honoured traditional style, with contemporary and luxurious cabins and facilities.
Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Long (L, D)
08:00 – 08:30 Pick up at hotel for three and a half hours road trip with short refreshment on half way to Halong Bay.
12:00 Arrive at Bai Chay Wharf
12:15 Transfer by tender to the Marguerite Junk boat – enjoy Welcome Drink. Receive Junk Facilities and Cruise Instruction as well as Cruise Briefing before check in to cabins and begin cruise Off the Beaten Track.
13:00 Lunch – deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu.
15:00 Arrive at the Surprise Cave area. 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.
16:00 Return to the boat. Enjoy kayaking program to the nearby Cave, lagoon and surrounding waters as well as exploring the daily life of the local people in floating village
17:00 Enjoy snack party before swimming or relaxing on board
18:30 Take part in our cooking class with crispy spring rolls
19:30 Dinner – deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Dinner.
20:30 Evening activities include: film entertainment in the dining room, board games and
playing cards are available, squid fishing from the boat with our crew.
23:00 End of program for Day One
Day 2: Ha Long Bay cruise – Hanoi (B, L)
07:00 Coffee, tea and light breakfast pastries served in the dining room.
08:00 Enjoy riding on the rowing boat to the tunnel cave
09:00 Check-out of cabins. Enjoy relaxing, sunbathing on sundeck while our boat cruise
back on different route
10:45 Enjoy lunch Set Menu served in the dining room while enjoy the bay scenery as we approach the pier (passing Fight Cocks, Incense Burner, Stone Dog)
12:00 Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.
12:20 Transfer back to Hanoi. You will arrive in Hanoi approximately at 16:30
Price for group tour: USD/pax (Valid until 30 Sept 2012)
|Price/pax||Twin/double||Triple occupancy||Single Supplement|
|Pick up service||Free||n/a||n/a|
What to bring:
Passport, change of clothes, sun-glasses & hat, toiletries, sun-block, insect repellent, flashlights, personal first aid kit & medicines, small VND notes for buying drinks. If you feel the need then cable lock for your bags is recommended.