Three Day Halong Bay Cruise With Seaplane Transport From Hanoi

The fascinating combination of 3-day cruising Halong Bay and transportation by premium seaplane from Hanoi promises to leave you amazed with incredible view of the bay from the sky. 

Premium seaplane transportation together with unique cruise trip that offers countless opportunities to explore the exotic Halong Bay and to glimpse into the daily local life – join The Au Co for an exceptional experience of a lifetime.

Scenic Landscape Swimming Kayaking
Cruise Hightlights 
 
Travel from Hanoi to Halong Bay with a premium seaplane for the ultimate in comfort and convenience. Instead of a 3-hour shuttle bus, it takes only 45 minutes to get to Ha Long Bay. Save precious time and make the most of your adventure.
 
Seaplane to Halong Bay is a perfect way to enjoy incredible bird's-eye views of Ha Long Bay. As you pass thousands of limestone islets, passengers are able to appreciate the sheer scale and beauty of this phenomenal landscape.

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 you 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.

Important notes

  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions without prior notice. 
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date. 
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by Port Authority. 
  • Wi-Fi is available onboard for free of charge in the terrace deck. However, interruption is expected due to nature of internet signal at sea.
  • 01-way seaplane transport from Hanoi airport to Halong bay (45-minute flight plus 15-minute scenic tour over the bay).
  • 01-way transfer from Hanoi centre to Hanoi airport by private car.
  • 01-way transfer from Halong back to Hanoi by private car.
  • Welcome drink, entrance fee and sightseeing fee.
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin onboard The Au Co cruise.
  • 02 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts.
  • Regular tea and juice (watermelon, carrot, cucumber, passion fruit) and drinking water during the breakfast; regular tea & coffee during the cruise.
  • Kayaking equipment.
  • Onboard insurance, taxes and service charges.
  • Visa arrangements.
  • Beauty & spa services.
  • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusion list.
Cruise Hightlights 
 
Travel from Hanoi to Halong Bay with a premium seaplane for the ultimate in comfort and convenience. Instead of a 3-hour shuttle bus, it takes only 45 minutes to get to Ha Long Bay. Save precious time and make the most of your adventure.
 
Seaplane to Halong Bay is a perfect way to enjoy incredible bird's-eye views of Ha Long Bay. As you pass thousands of limestone islets, passengers are able to appreciate the sheer scale and beauty of this phenomenal landscape.

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 you 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.

Important notes

  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions without prior notice. 
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date. 
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by Port Authority. 
  • Wi-Fi is available onboard for free of charge in the terrace deck. However, interruption is expected due to nature of internet signal at sea.
  • 01-way seaplane transport from Hanoi airport to Halong bay (45-minute flight plus 15-minute scenic tour over the bay).
  • 01-way transfer from Hanoi centre to Hanoi airport by private car.
  • 01-way transfer from Halong back to Hanoi by private car.
  • Welcome drink, entrance fee and sightseeing fee.
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin onboard The Au Co cruise.
  • 02 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts.
  • Regular tea and juice (watermelon, carrot, cucumber, passion fruit) and drinking water during the breakfast; regular tea & coffee during the cruise.
  • Kayaking equipment.
  • Onboard insurance, taxes and service charges.
  • Visa arrangements.
  • Beauty & spa services.
  • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusion list.
Stunning sky from seaplane to Halong BayOverview of Halong Bay from seaplaneSpecial dish on the Au Co CruiseKayaking activity with the Au Co CruiseHappy Hour at Lan Ha Bar the Au Co Cruise

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No charge for cancellations made more than 7 days prior to departure date. Cancellations received within 4-7 days prior to departure date will incur 50% of total charge. Cancellations received within 3 days prior to departure date or No-Show cases will incur 100% of total charge.

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