Spend 2 days exploring Halong Bay. Spend the night in a spacious cabin and enjoy panoramic balcony views from your boat. Learn how to make traditional Vietnamese cuisine and try your luck at squid fishing.
What to Expect
Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)
07:30 — 08:30: Pick-up service by shuttle bus (optional) from your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarters. Drive to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River delta.
10:00: Stopover on the way for refreshments.
12:00 — 12:30: Arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf. Take a break and enjoy photo opportunities at Glory Legend Private Lounge.
12:30: Transfer by tender to the boat.
13:00 — 13:30: Check in and enjoy a welcome drink before receiving a cruise briefing and safety instructions.
13:30 — 14:30: Start cruising; enjoy a deluxe Vietnamese and international set lunch while the cruising through the bay.
15:00 — 15:45: Visit Luon Cave by bamboo boat or kayak based on your preference. Relax as you enjoy quiet space and fresh air. If you are lucky, you will even have a chance to see monkeys on the islands.
15:45 — 17:00: Visit the beautiful Soi Sim or Ti Top beach for swimming if the weather permits or climb to the top of Soi Sim beach for panoramic views of Halong Bay.
17:00: Head back to the boat for some free time. Enjoy the optional massage service available (bookable on-site).
18:30 — 19:00: Take part in a cooking class on the sundeck and learn how to make spring rolls. Then enjoy a sunset party and happy hour, while socializing and relaxing.
19:30 — 21:30: Enjoy a deluxe Vietnamese and international dinner with a set menu.
21:30 — 23:00: Evening activities include leisure time at the bar, reading in the dining room and watching movies and Vietnamese cultural films. Spend a romantic evening listening to Glory Legend Cruise music. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing.
Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B/Br)
06:30: Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries are served in the dining room.
07:00: Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration: 30 minutes).
08:15: Transfer by tender to the Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and explore for approximately 45 minutes. Sturdy shoes are highly recommended.
09:00: Back to the cruise by tender, then check out and enjoy a cruise on the bay.
09:45: Enjoy a buffet brunch or a la carte menu while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as you approach the pier.
11:45: Transfer by tender to the pier.
12:00 — 12:30: Return to Hanoi from Halong by shuttle bus.
14:00: Stopover in Hai Duong province to visit a ceramics workshop.
16:00 — 17:00: Arrive in Hanoi.
- Air-conditioned return shuttle bus from Hanoi to Halong (no bus: discount USD 10 / per person)
- Accommodation in a twin share or double cabin
- All meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B-= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner, BR= Brunch)
- English-speaking guide
- 1 hour kayaking (2 people per double kayak)
- Sightseeing admissions
What's Not Included
- Government taxes
- Personal expenses