Day 1: HANOI -
INDOCHINE CRUISE (Lunch and dinner included)
09:00 Pick up at Hanoi Old Quarter Area
12.15 Guests are transferred by tender from Indochina
Sails�s Tuan Chau Pier to Indochine Cruise - enjoy
welcome drink, listen cruise briefing and safety
13.15 � 14.00 Passengers enjoy the International Buffet
Massage service is available after lunch and throughout
the cruise. Please book in advance with your Cruise
14.45 � 16.30 We arrive at a quiet corner of Cat Ba
Island and take the quick drive to Viet Hai village.
Here we will take a stroll around the idyllic enclave
and see the fabulously rustic homes of the locals. We
then take our bicycles onto village paths and head into
some of the lush greenery for which Cat Ba Island is
16.45 Our staff keep close watch while you enjoy the
freedom of exploration by swimming near to the boat.
Guests will enjoy the cool water of the pristine Lan Ha
17.45 Depart and sail to anchor overnight.
18.30 � 19.00 Attend the Fruit and Vegetable Carving
Lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef
will conduct Fruit and Vegetable carving, showing the
guests how we decorate and make some traditional
19.30 Set Menu Dinner is served.
20.45 Evening activities. Board games like cards or
Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service
(massage service is available throughout the cruise).
Also, everyone can try their luck at Squid fishing on
the boat with help from the crew.
22.00 End of Program for Day 1.
Day 2: INDOCHINE CRUISE - HANOI (Breakfast
06.30 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the
06.45 Enjoy Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck.
07.45 � 08.45 We sail over to Van Boi fishing village;
one of the few remaining floating communes in the whole
Lan Ha area. Guests can experience the kayaking
activities around this area or take this time to endore
the impressive view of the bay.
09.00 Return to the Indochine Cruise. Guests will have
30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please
collect all of your belongings from the cabins and leave
heavy luggage outside the cabins.
09.30 Enjoy the breakfast buffet in the dining room,
consisting of both Vietnamese and international dishes.
Bills are settled after breakfast.
We approach the harbour while we cruise, giving you the
opportunity to soak up the last of the magical
atmosphere of Lan Ha from the sundeck.
11.15 Arrive at Indochina Sails�s Pier at Tuan Chau
Port, return from Ha Long to Hanoi.
14:00 Stopover on the way for a refreshment break.
16:00 - 17:00 Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip.
Transfers round trip by shuttle van
English speaking guide on board
Accommodation on board
All meals on board as mentioned in the itinerary
Entrance fees and permits
Insurance on board
Tour does not include:
Pre & post trip arrangements in Hanoi
Beverages and meals not mentioned
Tips, Personal expenses
Price per person in USD