Unique Route 3 Days Luxury Cruise in Halong Bay and The Gulf of Tonkin

Time: 3 Days 2 Nights
Departure: Daily
Boat: The Au Co
Start date
End date
17 Nov 2018
Travelers
2 Adults - 0 Child - 0 Infant
2 Adults
0 Child
0 Infant
Close
Sorry, you missed the last cabin on this date. Please CONTACT US for direct support or pick other dates with availability below.
Overview

Grab your chance to explore Halong Bay – Natural Wonder, a UNESCO World Heritage Site of cultural and historical significance – on a unique 3 days 2 nights cruise with The Au Co. With a wide range of activities onboard and extra, The Au Co promises you a most memorable experience while discovering the Gulf of Tonkin and enjoying your time.

Whether you choose to explore hidden caves by kayak or bamboo boats, swimming in the emerald waters, cycling to explore local village or simply indulging in the magnificent view on the sundeck…, there is always something to meet everyone’s expectation. Open-air bar, spa & massage area and Jacuzzi are awaiting your time to pamper yourself. The diversity of activities onboard and so forth keeps your cruise always interesting and worth remembering for a lifetime!

Cruise Highlight

 

  • Exceptional 3-day cruise to explore Halong Bay - a World Heritage Site recognized twice by UNESCO.
  • Accommodation in luxurious cabins with private balconies, fully furnished bathrooms and two-way air-conditioning
  • Savor our new menu: A unique fusion of fresh Vietnamese ingredients prepared with classic French techniques
  • Immerse in impressive grottoes and caves around the bay.
  • Discover untouched spectacular scenery by bike and go trekking in local village.
Itinerary

Day 1: Halong Bay (L/D)

12:30Arrive at Bhaya Group Cruise Centre at Tuan Chau International Passenger Port. Relax in your VIP lounge.
12:45Embark on the cruise. Enjoy welcome drinks while our Cruise Manager informs safety briefing. 
13.00Start your cruise with a set-menu lunch while the ship cruises towards the southwest of Halong Bay.
15:00Visit Cua Van floating fishing village by kayaking or traditional rowing boat. The village is well known for its location in the heart of World Heritage Site Halong Bay. Cua Van has been listed among 16 most beautiful coastal destinations in the world by Travel and Leisure magazine. 
17:30Back to the ship and join happy hour - buy one get one free and enjoy complimentary snacks.
18:00Join exciting “Master-Chef Competition” and fruit carving demonstration, learn and try your hands with authentic Vietnamese food. The winner or the Master-Chef of The Au Co Luxury Cruise would be awarded surprising gifts. It’s also time to admire the sunset over enchanting Halong Bay while the ship anchors for an overnight stay.
19:30Set menu dinner is served in the restaurant while the ship is anchored for our overnight stop. 
21:00

Free time to be spent watching movies or squid fishing at the reception area. 

Day 2: Ha long Bay – Lan Ha Bay (B/L/D)

06:15Refresh your body and mind with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck with complimentary tea and coffee.
07:00Have breakfast on board while The Au Co Luxury cruises through the bay, passing beautiful spots; a good time to take amazing pictures.
09:00Take a dip in the green emerald water in Ho Ba Ham. When kayaking around the area, find yourself a tranquil stretch of white sandy beach which is perfect for sunbathing.
10:30More time for swimming and kayaking in Ho Ba Ham area 
11:30Return to the boat. Take time to relax.
12:15Enjoy lunch in Halong restaurant while The Au Co cruises slowly past beautiful karst towers.
14:30

Arrive at a local island, where a pretty small village nestles and waits for you to explore. You will have time to cycle around the village and get to know the local life. Then take a short trek into the tropical junk* in a national park.

*: if weather allows

17:30Bar opens for happy hour with buy one get one free on drinks.
19:30Barbecue party is ready on the sundeck. Experience Halong Bay beauty at night.
21:00

Free time to be spent watching movies in the cinema, squid fishing at reception area or a fruit carving session with our kitchen staffs.

Day 3: Halong Bay (B)

06:15A second chance to join the Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck with complimentary tea and coffee. Or take time to watch the stunning sunrise on the sea.
07:00Breakfast buffet is prepared in the restaurant.
07:45Discover Tien Ong Cave which is also an archaeological site. Covering an area of 1,000 m2 with stunning stalactites and stalagmites, The cave is one of the finest caves in Halong Bay.
09:00Back to the ship and prepare to check out.
09:45Join a traditional Vietnamese tea ceremony while the ship sails back to the port
10:45Disembark in Tuan Chau port. Farewell.

 

Inclusion
  • Welcome drink
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabin
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Visit fishing village by rowing boat
  • Bicycle to discover Viet Hai Village
  • Kayaks
  • 02 Breakfasts, 02 Lunches, 02 Dinners
  • Onboard insurance, tax and service charges
Exclusion
  • Airfares, transfers to and from Halong Bay.
  • Beverages, spa, and personal expenses.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusion list
•  Inclement weather, tide levels and operating conditions at sea may force changes in cruise itinerary and schedule at any time. Kayaking and swimming excursions, in particular, may be canceled due to rough weather.
• Cruise offers fusion cuisine: international, seafood and Vietnamese. Please advise Bhaya Group at least one (01) week ahead of departure about any specific food preferences, dietary restrictions or food allergies.
• Port authorities insist on advance registration including full name, gender, date of birth, nationality, and passport number. At check-in, a valid passport is required. Port authority may deny boarding if these conditions are not met.
• Free Wi-Fi available on terrace deck, but note that the internet signal at sea suffers frequent interruption.
Cabins
Deluxe Cabin
Deluxe Cabin
Located on the main deck, Deluxe cabin features natural wooden amenities and traditional Vietnamese style. Deluxe cabin will be perfect for your trip with friends and family with choice of connecting cabin. Every cabin has alluring view to the bay and option of double or twin bed. 
Air Coditioner
Wifi
Double/ Twin
Private Balcony
20 sqm.
Shower
Grand Deluxe Cabin
Grand Deluxe Cabin
Grand Deluxe cabin measures 20 square meters coming with all of the features that you receive in the Deluxe Cabin but with wide glass windows from the upper deck, that provide great views from the comfort of your own bed. Each cabin includes an en-suite bathroom for your convenience while staying on the ship.
Air Conditioner
Wifi
Shower
Double/ Twin
20 sqm.
Executive Cabin
Executive Cabin
Executive Cabins are beautifully appointed along two sides of the ship, based on the upper deck with the best view of nature. All amenities have been well arranged to optimize the space available. Each cabin is featured with private balcony, handcrafted furniture and an en-suite bathroom equipped with a walk-in bathtub.
Air Conditioner
Private Balcony
Shower
Double/ Twin
20 sqm.
Wifi
Long Quan Suite
Long Quan Suite
Long Quan Suite is the most spacious cabin aboard, measuring a palatial 40 square meters. Occupying the entire aft of the boat, the Long Quan Suite has its own private terrace so that you can enjoy generous indoor and outdoor space for relaxation, offers our distinguished guests the utmost in luxury and privacy. 
Bathtub
Wifi
Private Balcony
Air Conditioner
40 sqm.
King-size Bed
Au Co Suite
Au Co Suite
Au Co suite is the most luxurious cabin onboard with a total area of 36 square meters and occupies the best position on the ship. Located on the ships bow, guests will reap the benefits of a 360-degree panoramic view. The Au Co Suite provides a greater living space with double king-sized bed, a long and comfortable couch and a relaxing deck lounge.
Bathtub
Wifi
Private Balcony
King-size Bed
40 sqm.
Air Conditioner

Guest Reviews

susanwyngaardenlow66
22 Oct 2018

Susan & Malcolm

Definitely a highlight of our trip & jewel of Vietnam was our Bhaya 2 night boat cruise on AUCO1O. Nguyen Van Huan and his friendly crew Sam, Sara and many others ensured our cabins were spotless, the food/presentation divine, activities & adventures of swimming/kayaking/caving fun!...More
Santiago U
19 Sep 2018

Incredible experience

We just spent our honeymoon with the Bhaya group. We had an incredible experience. Communication: I liaised with a gentleman named Andy. Excellent communication via email and whatsapp. Pick up: the van was very comfortable, luxurious and on Time. It had internet and electricity outlets...More
dawnsmith1955
24 Sep 2018

Halong Bay 2 night Cruise

Was a fabulous Criuse. The crew were fantastic. The food was fantastic. The rooms were great. The tours off the ship were great. We got upgraded and it was fantastic. Definetly worth doing the two nights.
Gayle L
28 Sep 2018

Fantastic opportunity to get away from the other boats and experience the true 'Ha long Bay'.

The staff ans crew made this a truly amazing experience. Seeing the fishing village and walking to the village provided us with real experiences and with few tourists.
tracylogan
03 Oct 2018

Could not fault!

Well organised with great activities. The staff were lovely and food great. Would highly recommend to anyone travelling to Halong Bay.
×
Bhaya Classic & Premium
Bhaya Classic & Premium is the boutique cruise line designed with a traditional look that offers authentic cruise experiences which combine the...
The Au Co Cruise
The Au Co sets the highest benchmark for cruising in Halong Bay, taking in the sights, sounds and quintessence of Vietnam traditions. The attention...
Bhaya Legend Private Cruise
Bhaya Legend is the gateway to a truly exclusive private cruise experience, offering the ultimate in comfort & privacy. Bhaya Legend offers...
Useful Information
Find here the handpicked cruising experiences offered by Bhaya Cruises together with tips & guide for traveling Halong Bay.