Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay
Peony Cruise is set to depart at noon from Lot 16, Tuan Chau Marina, around 3 hours from Hanoi. If you book shuttle bus service, the pickup time is between 8:30 – 9:00am.
Check in and enjoy welcome drink as well as safety instructions. Start cruising and explore Lan Ha Bay. You have lunch while the cruise passes stunning islets and islands. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. The first stop is Dark – Bright Cave with the tranquil scenery. You can swim or take a sampan boat rowed by a local to enjoy the view of the bay.
Return to boat, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. It’s time for Sunset Party. You can order some drinks from the bar to chill at the top deck or book a spa at the reception to refresh your body.
Deluxe dinner 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. 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.
Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi
Wake up early to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lan Ha Bay at dawn. Have a light breakfast at the restaurant.
We progress to Frog Pond area of Lan Ha Bay. You may prefer to try your hand at kayaking or just relax on board with the outdoor jacuzzi pool.
At 9:30, visitors check out the cabin and make any incurred payments. You will enjoy a delightful brunch while the ship cruises back. We bid farewell at Tuan Chau Marina, this is the end of the program. We hope you have enjoyed your time with us and wish you a safe onward journey.