Day 1: Hanoi -
Tuan Chau Pier - Lan Ha Bay � Ba Trai Dao (Lunch and dinner included)
08.45 - 09.10 We will pick you up at your hotel in the
Old Quarter of Hanoi and begin our 2.5-hour journey
across the Red River Delta in our luxurious
11.30 � 12.00 The Stellar of the Seas awaits you at Tuan
Chau Marina. Take your welcome drink as you meet the
captain and the crew. You can explore your new lavish
Lan Ha Bay cruise after checking into your cabin.
12.30 Head upstairs for lunch either in our gorgeous
dining room or on our wonderful sundeck. We will try to
dine outside whenever possible.
13.00 We pass many of Lan Ha Bay�s more famous limestone
outcrops including Thumb Islet, Da Chong Islet and Con
Vit Islet before arriving at Ba Trai Dao with its
wonderful curved beach.
14.00 We drop anchor at Ba Trai Dao for the afternoon,
taking the time to relax on its beach and swim in its
beautifully sparkling waters. Explore the three
peached-shaped rocks for which the island was named.
17.00 We will have a gathering on the sundeck for anyone
feeling social. The sun will sink behind Lan Ha Bay�s
jutting karst landscape as you share your experiences of
the day with new and old friends. Take this time to make
use of our beautiful pool or mini-golf course.
19.00 A fresh barbecue dinner is served outside if the
weather allows it. You have some great options for
entertainment after dinner. You can indulge in an
evening of fine living in our wine and cigar cellar,
guaranteed to give you a feeling of royalty.
Alternatively, head to the bar for more drinks in the
view of a beautifully moonlit Lan Ha Bay.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay - Viet Hai Village - Tung Gau (Breakfast,
lunch and dinner
06.30 We will be holding a Tai Chi session on the
sundeck in the early morning for anyone who wants to try
this ancient Asian martial art with a backdrop of Lan Ha
Bay�s tree-topped islands bathed in morning light.
07.30 A light breakfast will be served downstairs.
08.45 We will head over to Viet Hai Village via our more
nimble day boat. Here, we can cycle at the foothills of
fertile mountains while taking in views of rice paddies
and rainforests. We see how the people live in their
beautiful wooden houses with thatched roofs.
12.00 There will be a delicious lunch served to you on
the day boat when you return from Viet Hai.
13.00 We will spend the afternoon at Tung Gau, an
untainted area of incredible natural beauty. We can
kayak, swim and snorkel here as well as relax on the
wild beach in full view of the collection of Tung Gau�s
400 limestone islands.
17.00 We return to the grandeur of the Stellar of the
Seas and can take some time to unwind with a massage
service as we head over to our peaceful sleeping area
for the night.
19.00 Another delectable barbecue dinner will be served
in the dying light of Lan Ha Bay. Our bar will be open
to serve you cocktails, otherwise you can try your hand
at squid fishing, play board games, watch movies in the
restaurant or return to the wine and cigar cellar to
enjoy views of the glistening bay in style.
Day 3: Lan Ha Bay - Dark & Bright Cave � Got
Pier � Hanoi (Breakfast and lunch
06.30 Early risers have one more opportunity to head
upstairs and greet the pink dawn with a calming Tai Chi
session on the upper deck.
07.00 A light and local breakfast will be presented to
you outside as we begin our cruise.
08.00 The Dark & Bright Cave is the final stop for the
Stellar of the Seas. Here we will climb into bamboo
boats or kayaks and explore the two fascinating wet cave
systems, rowing through them until we find the perfect
�Garden of Eden� on the other side, a tranquil lake
enclosed on all sides by stretching rock cliffs.
09.30 Back on board the Stellar of the Seas, you can
check out and leave your luggage for the crew as we
begin our cooking demonstration on how to create fresh
Vietnamese spring rolls.
10.30 A full international brunch will fill you up on
the cruise back to Got Pier.
12.00 Disembark from the Stellar of the Seas at Hai
Phong City, waving to the friendly crew as you board the
luxury van back to Hanoi, where we will arrive at about
15:00. End of your 3 day 2 night in Lan Ha Bay cruise.
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