Day 1: Hanoi - Bai Tu Long - Thien Canh Son cave - Cap La Island (Lunch and dinner included)
07.30 - 08.00: Pick up service from your hotel and
transfer to Hong Gai Pier.
12.30: Arrive at Hong Gai pier.
12.15: Transfer by tender to the Athena Cruise boat and
enjoy a welcome drink onboard. Receive cruise briefing,
check into cabins and begin cruising.
13.15: Enjoy a set menu lunch with both traditional
Vietnamese and Western food.
15.00: Arrive at Cong Do parking area. Transfer by
tender boat to Thien Canh Son Cave and explore for about
The pathway to Thien Canh Son Cave is set below the
forest canopy and a stone cliff, so tourists have the
feeling they are climbing towards heaven.
Inside the cave, is a strange beauty � an image of a
lotus, a picture of baby elephant. The ceiling of the
cave is covered with a layer of shiny �carpets�,
numerous sparkling stalactites appear like �hanging
lamps�. Stone statues, stone elephants, seals, flowers �
all seem to create an imaginary world as if in a dream.
16.30: Return to the boat and sail for about 30 minutes
to Cap La Island.
At this point, you could choose from the following
Option 1: Transfer by tender boat to a small deserted
beach to relax and swim.
Option 2: Kayak around Cap La�s islets for about 45
minutes, then stop at the beach to relax and swim. Kayak
is our special offer
17.30: Head back to the boat to catch sunset and enjoy a
drink on the sundeck.
18.15: Watch a cooking demonstration by our professional
19.15: Dinner will be served in the dining room.
21.00: In the evening, choose from a number of
activities, including squid fishing, watching a film on
the sundeck, playing board games and Happy Hour from 9pm
Day 2: Bai Tu Long Bay - Hanoi (Breakfast
6.30: Breakfast pastries, tea, coffee and juice will be
served in the dining room.
6.45: Try a 30-minute Tai Chi class on the sundeck.
7.45: Visit Vung Vieng Floating Fishing Village by local
9.00: Upon return to the boat, take 30 minutes to
freshen up and finish packing.
9.30: Remove your belongings from the cabins. Feel free
to leave large baggage outside your room and staff will
transfer it directly to the pier.
9.45: Brunch will be served in the dining room and the
drinks bill will be settled afterward. Then, relax on
the sundeck and enjoy the view as we approach the pier.
11.00: Arrive at Hong Gai Pier. Transfer by tender to
the pier and wait for return transportation in the
12:00 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