Debuted in winter 2010, Indochina Sails Premium is traditionally styled Indochine aromatic wooden cruise with large sails, which the captain will raise on a calm day. With 23 luxury cabins are finely crafted, you’ll be transported bac in time to a more gracious, bygone era with elegantly fusing old-fashioned elegance with modern facilities, beautifully blend into the Halong Bay’s mystical beauty.
Ha Noi, Viet Nam
Ha Noi, Viet Nam
11.45 – 12.00 Boarding our boat at Tuan Chau Port – enjoy welcome drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.
13.15 – 14.00 Passengers enjoy the deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Lunch. Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the cruise. Please book in advance with your Cruise Manager.
14.00 – 16.00 Cruise through Halong Bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas including Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Finger Islet.
16.00 Guests are transferred by tender to the Titov Island. About one hour is spent on the island, allowing time to climb to the peak for a breathtaking 360 degree view of the Bay (there is also an expansive viewing deck half way up). After the climb, there is time left to relax on the beach and have a swim.
17.30 Depart and sail for about 30 minutes to anchor overnight.
18.30 – 19.00 Attend the Fruit and Vegetable Carving Lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef will conduct Fruit and Vegetable carving, showing the guests how we decorate and make some traditional Vietnamese food.
19.30 Dinner is served.
20.45 Evening activities. Board games like cards or Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew.
23.00 End of Program for Day 1.
Overnight on Indochine Sails Halong Cruise
06.30 Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.
06.45 Enjoy Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck (lasting for about 30 minutes).
07.30 – 09.00 Arrive at Surprise Cave – one of the most spectacular and largest grottoes of Halong Bay. The mouth of the grotto is reached by ascending about a hundred stone steps.
09.00 Upon returning to the boat, guests will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please collect all of your belongings from the cabins and leave heavy luggage outside the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier).
09.30 Enjoy a full breakfast in the dining room. Bills are settled after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
11.00 Arrive at Tuan Chau port, relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.
Note: The itinerary is subject to change without notice, in accordance with the weather and other operating conditions.
Price: US$/ per person/ room of 2 people
1 May, 2023 – 30 Sep, 2023
1 Oct, 2023 – 31 Dec, 2023
***Note: Limousine Bus transfer costs: US$15/person/ way
Limousine Dcar transfer costs: US$20/ person/ way
Surcharge will be applied to travel on national holiday, Lunar New Year, Christmans Eve, New Year
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Cancellations will be charged as follows: