Showing posts with label Lan-ha-bay-cruise. Show all posts
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Saturday, November 9, 2019

Dora Cruises

Dora Cruise — Lan Ha Bay Cruises

Dora Cruises — is where classic meets modern. We take you on a remarkable journey of discovery to an exceptional selection of destinations in Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay — UNESCO World Heritage sites. The cruise offers you 22 cabins with luxurious amenities, all of which have windows and balconies that offer great views of the enchanting green bay.
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8:45 Our car picks you up at your hotel or Dora Cruise Hanoi Office to travel to Tuan Chau island. At the pier, our crew will welcome you before your voyage begins.

11:45–12:45 — Arriving Tuan Chau marina, transferred by speedboat to Dora cruise.

Welcome aboard the cruise. Refresh with our welcome drink. Meet the captain, crew in the cruise briefing, safety instruction.

13:15–14:30 Lunch is served in Lavender restaurant.

15:15–16:30 Arrive at Trung Trang Cave is one of the most impressive caves in Cat Ba island Vietnam. Trung Trang cave has a length of about 300m through the mountain with thousands of stalactites in various shapes, offering geological values with a typical cave ecosystem.

18:00–19:00 Happy hour for Dora Cruises special drinks. You may enjoy a cocktail from our bar while admiring the golden sunset on the top of the deck.

18:00–18:30 Vietnamese cooking class.

19:15–20:30 Dinner is served in Lavender restaurant.

21:00–22:00 Discover a night filled with music, laughs and fun on the top of the deck, relax at Sens Spa or engage in fishing activity.

21:00–23:00 End of day 1 on board, you may want to relax in your room or socialize with other guests and take part in board games.


6:00 Watch sunrise on the sundeck and participate in Tai Chi class to start an energetic day.

6:30 Have breakfast on board and enjoy a peaceful morning.

7:00–9:00 Arrive at Light and Dark Cave lies on beautiful Lan Ha bay — one of UNESCO World Heritage sites. You will explore the cave by bamboo boat rowing with local fishermen or swimming and kayaking to enjoy the fresh cold water.

9:30–10:30 Check-out and have lunch buffet in Lavender restaurant.

(Please note that key cards must be returned to reception desk after leaving the cabin to have lunch)

11:00 Farewell and get off Dora  Cruises.

12:00–12:15 Get on luxury van and get back to Hanoi.

15:30 | Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter, end of unforgettable trip
Free round-trip bus ticket Hanoi — Ha Long for direct booking with Us.
Fully furnished cabin with private Ocean View Balcony.
English speaking guide onboard.
All meals onboard mentioned (02 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast).
Complimentary 2 bottled water in each Cabin.
Entrance and sightseeing fees.
Cooking class, Taichi.
Kayak (2 people share a kayak).
Limousine/private transfer Hanoi <-> Ha Long (upon request).
Spa, Massage, Beverages, Personal expenses.
Surcharge on Christmas, New Year and Lunar New year.
Tips for guide/driver/crew & All other services and items not mentioned specifically above.


The cozy rooms are connected to nature through large windows and balconies, are decorated with natural wood and antique furniture. Free your mind, enjoy the warmth of elegant interiors guaranteed to delight and inspire your journey in different ways.

Number of cabins: 8
Average cabin size: 28.0 sq
Type of cabin: Double bed
Max occupancy: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)
Price From: USD584/2Pax/night
Paris Suites Room

is a truly inspirational space that allows you to enjoy the panoramic view of the sea — the sky — the land. Each room is spacious and has beautiful interior design together with harmoniously arranged decorations.

Number of cabins: 2
Average cabin size: 45.0 sq
Type of cabin: Double bed
Max occupancy: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)
Price: USD610/2Pax/Night
Dora Suites Room

gives you one-of-the-kind luxury experience. Indulge yourself in our unique 45 sqm rooms boasting an exceptional view of the bay. Enjoy the magnificent sunset blooming over the water and relax in a place familiar, where the exotic feels like home.

Number of cabins: 2
Average cabin size: 45.0 sq
Type of cabin: Double bed
Max occupancy: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)
Price: USD636/2Pax/night

Number of cabins: 10
Average cabin size: 28.0 sq
Type of cabin: Twin or Double size
Max occupancy: 2 adults + 1 (extra bed)
Price From: USD558/2Pax/night

We design eveything to ensure that your cruise is a serene break from everyday life. High-end services and facilities come together to pamper you and make every moment a special one.

Dora Cruise transport service minimizes the impacts of long driving time and brings a better experience to your trip from the beginning to the end.


Step into the gym, you will see a space full of natural light with panoramic views of the bay.

Step into the gym, you will see a space full of natural light with panoramic views of the bay.
TAI CHI CLASS in the morning

There is no better way to start your day than participating in our Tai Chi class early in the morning.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Halong Serenity Cruise 2 days 1 night |Discount 24$

Halong Serenity Cruise is a new junk, belonging to the Cat Ba Express group. Following the outstanding success of the Cat Ba Express, the team realized they could bring something new to the cruise experience. Welcome to Serenity Cruises which introduces visitors to the quieter area of Ha Long & Lan Ha Bay offering comfortable luxury for the discerning customer. We visit a remoter part of the region allowing people to experience the natural beauty and local culture away from the crowds. 
Halong Serenity Cruise
Halong Serenity Cruise


  • Longest route (among typical cruise 2 day 1 night tours in the bays).
  • Creative and unique itinerary designed by Serenity Cruises spealists and geographers based in Halong – Lan Ha Bay areas
  • Only 2.5 hours bus transfer from Hanoi through the newest highway (instead of 5 hours as normal tour).
  • Free roundtrip bus transfer Hanoi – Ha Long (no hidden price).
  • Cutting-edge technologies in cruise construction, all cabin is connected to nature with private balconies.
  • Professional and enthusiastic staffs.



8:30 - 9:00 Pick-up time
For those who book our transfer service will be collected from hotels around Hanoi Old Quarter. Instead of spending 4 hours on the traditional road to Ha Long city, we will shortly arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf by express way after 2,5 hours driving.

11:30 Arrive in Tuan Chau Wharf

She anchors far from crowded and touristy area in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets.

12:15 Embark on SERENITY CRUISES

Warmly welcome to SERENITY CRUISES! While enjoying welcome drink, our cruise manager will deliver cruise briefing and safety introduction. After that you will check in your cabin

12:45 Enjoy fabulous buffet lunch

Fabulous buffer lunch is served while SERENITY CRUISES starts her sails into to magnificent Lan Ha Bay – an extension of Ha Long Wonder which is much quiet and less touristic. She will pass famous Finger Islet, Frog Islet and thousands of uniquely shaped limestone towers and islands.
15:00 Explore Lan Ha - Ha Long bay, hit the green emerald water for kayaking or swimming (if the weather permits)

SERENITY CRUISE reaches Dau Be Island, one of the most beautiful islands located in the South East of Ha Long bay. It is time to discover Halong bay on your own with your travel buddies – sharing kayak. Go explore the beauty of nature in hidden lagoon with lots of stalactites hanging down from the cave ceiling. This activity might depend on the tide level of the bay. In case the tide level is too high or too low, we will do kayaking in Dark Cave, Bright Cave area. There is a stop for those who wish to swim and go snorkeling in the lush green water.

16:30 Happy Hour & cooking demonstration

Back to SERENITY CRUISES after outdoor activities, this is perfect time to relax yourself with a cocktail, Happy hour deal is available from 16.30 – 18.30. Onboard, you may join a traditional cooking class presented by our crew.
Before dinner, our experienced captain will choose the most tranquil area to anchor for overnight

19:00 Savor deluxe Dinner Set Menu

After the incredible dinner, take your leisure time to chat at the bar, watch the movie in the restaurant, enjoy Spa treatment … You wil stay overnight on boat.


6:30 Do Taichi section on sundeck
Be an early bird for photo hunt and join our Taichi session on the sundeck to refresh your body and mind.
7:00 Have light breakfast

SERENITY CRUISES continues her sail to Cat Ba Island, passing amazing karst towers. Tea, coffee and light breakfast is served with fresh air and peaceful surroundings.

7:45 Visit Viet Hai village

Our crew will take you to Viet Hai, a small village located in the midst of jungles, covered by high mountains range of Cat Ba National Park. Spending around 30 minutes for biking along, you will feel the peaceful atmosphere, charming scenery of a typical village in the North of Vietnam.


You will have sometime for fresh relax on the cruise then spend few minutes to settle your bill and check out from 9.15-10.00 am

10:00: Taste delightful brunch 

During the time well prepared brunch is served, SERENITY Cruises slowly navigates emerald water and thousands of karst mountains towards the Harbour.

11:30 Disembark SERENITY CRUISES and farewell the crew

12:00 - 12:15: “Goodbye Lan Ha – Ha Long bay”

Return at Tuan Chau Wharf and get ready for driving back to Hanoi (available for booking in advanced)

15:00: Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter, end of unforgettable trip


169 $ / 145 $ PER / PAX /NIGHT
Click link beside to booking halong serenity Cruise

Terrace Moon Suite at a glance
Terrace Moon Suite offers elegant accommodation for couples to share their travel experiences. Complimentary bottle of wine, daily fresh flowers and fruit, together with an exclusive spa service (foot massage) create a romantic atmosphere. The suite comes with its own private 10m2 terrace with lounge furniture.
  • Level 3rd deck (bow facing)
  • Average cabin size 45m2
  • Type of bed 1 full moon shaped bed
  • Max occupancy 2 adults + 1 child
  • Private sitting area Yes
  • Private terrace 10m2
  • Price $490 / Night / 2 pax 
Moon Suite Cabin at a glance

  • Level 3rd deck (bow facing)
  • Average cabin size 45m2
  • Type of bed 1 full moon shaped bed
  • Max occupancy 2 adults + 1 child
  • Private sitting area Yes
  • Private terrace 10m2
  • Price 450$ / Night / 2 pax 

Senior Suite Cabin at a glance
Superior Suites are located on the second deck in the heart of everything.  These cabins offer exceptional comfort and the height of modern luxury.
  • Level 3rd deck (bow facing)
  • Average cabin size 45m2
  • Type of bed 1 full moon shaped bed
  • Max occupancy 2 adults + 1 child
  • Private sitting area Yes
  • Private terrace 10m2 
  •  Price $358 / Night / 2 pax 
Junior Suite Cabin at a glance
Junior Suites can also be booked as connecting cabins (subject to availability) making them ideal for families and groups of friends.
  • Level 3rd deck (bow facing)
  • Average cabin size 45m2
  • Type of bed 1 full moon shaped bed
  • Max occupancy 2 adults + 1 child
  • Private sitting area Yes
  • Private terrace 10m2
  • Pice 169 $ / pax / per night
Important Notes: 
  • Cruise itinerary might be changed due to weather and other conditions without prior notice.
  •  Swimming or kayaking activities may be not possible due to bad weather. Unused services are not subjected to a refund.
  •  Meals onboard are served with seafood, Vietnamese and international style. Any special request for food preference, allergies or dietary requirements should be informed at least 2 days before the departure date.
  •  Registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expired date for all passengers. 
  • Wifi is available in the restaurant/bar area only, Internet connection is limited due to the geography of Halong bay

Inclusion-Halong Serenity Cruise

  • Transfer Hanoi – Ha Long (Tuan Chau wharf) round trip. 
  • Full furnished cabin with private Ocean View Balcony. 
  • English speaking guide onboard. 
  • All meals onboard mentioned (01 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast, 01 brunch). 
  • Complimentary 2 bottled water in each Cabin. 
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees. 
  • Cooking class, Taichi. 
  • Kayak (2 people share a kayak). 

Exclusion -Halong Serenity Cruise

  • Limousine/private transfer Hanoi <-> Ha Long (upon request). 
  • Spa, Massage, Beverages, Personal expenses. 
  • Surcharge on Christmas, New Year and Lunar New year. 
  • Tips for guide/driver/crew & All other services and items not mentioned specifically above. 
Video Halong Serenity Cruise :

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Azalea Cruises- Lan Ha Bay cruise tours

Azalea Cruises are the leading line in 5-star cruises in Ha Long Bay. We have BRAND NEW cruises in Ha Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay with the highest level of customer service and an unbeatable relaxing environment that is sure to to exceed your highest expectations of any and all Ha Long Bay cruises.

We were the first cruise company that organized this specific cruise through Ha Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay, and we have the deepest knowledge and experience of cruising to all of the best features of this unforgettable cruise route!

Joining us, Azalea Cruises on our enchanting travel through beautiful Ha Long Bay will allow travelers to relax and discover untouched areas, rare specialized itineraries we provide our guests to experience less traveled routes that other cruises simply cannot offer to you.

Azalea Cruises house 20 luxury cabins with an elite, professional crew that will provide you the best services during your travels in Ha Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay!
Azalea Cruises


Explore one of the largest and the most beautiful caves on Halong Bay. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking on the vast sea, and exploring the natural beauty of many Islets. Moreover, you will also have a chance to join our Cooking class to challenge your skills in preparing a very famous Vietnamese dish - Spring roll.

09h10 You will be collected from Hanoi Old Quarter to take the new highway to Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town, Haiphong City where we arrive at around 11h30. The passengers have a chance to experience on longest and newest bridge in South East Asia area. You can take special tea at Azalea Cruise’s lounge by warm welcome.
12h15 Transfer by tender to the AZALEA CRUISE.
12h30 We welcome our guests onboard the AZALEA CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay - one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.
13h00 AZALEA CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have International Buffet Lunch while passing via the islets of Con Vit area. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island - Thoi Quyt area - Coc Ngoi islet - through Gia Luan area where is belong to Cat Ba National Park
15h00 We progress to Trung Trang cave by our bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave.
Trung Trang Valley is the largest valley on Cat Ba Island. The valley covers an area of approximately 300 hectares, has a depth of 10m to 30m and is around 15km in the middle of Cat Ba National Park. Trung Trang Cave measures 300m lengthwise through the mountains. The cave was carved by nature for more than 2000 years. The cave has many stalactites that take on various shapes that will awe and inspire visitors to use their imagination.
17h00 Azalea Cruise gets in the less populated area at Tra Bau where is located in Lan Ha Bay. You will enjoy the green emerald and cool water by swimming
17h45 Returning AZALEA CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening the boat has its Happy Hour deal
Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
19h30 Sumptuous Candlelight Deluxe Dinner Set Menu is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting
21h30 Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.
Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
23h00 End of Day One program


06h15 Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve the breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out to explore the bay in the area where Ao Ech is situated.
7h45 You enjoy on your own for kayaking at Ao Ech area to discover the hidden charm of Lan Ha Bay with its quieter
9h30 Azalea Cruise welcomes you back on board and it is time for checking out
10h00 Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch
10h30 Tea Ceremony is served at the restaurant. You will learn how to enjoy Vietnamese tea and Vietnamese cultural at this ceremony. Joining Tea Ceremony with our crews team and have great fun with us!
11h35 We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.
We bid farewell at GOT ferry, this is the end of the program.
14h00 Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip
  • VAT
  • English speaking tour guide on boat
  • All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast)
  • Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (if the weather permits), Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment, satellite TV
  • Sightseeing entrance fees
  • Luxury cabin with A/C
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin

  • Airfare, visa arrangements
  • Beauty Spa Services & Massage
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
  • Surcharge for Xmas, New Year’s day & Lunar New Year’s day
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

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