A Delightful Christmas on Luxury Cruise

In this holiday season, join us on the Au Co Luxury Cruise to indulge in the delightful Christmas retreat! A cruise to Halong Bay does not only mean to dwell in the pristine water but can also be unique and super cozy with your beloved. Forget the freezing snow; come for the joy and laughter, witness the majestic beauty of Halong Bay, spend meaningful time with your family and make friends-for-life with other lovely people from all over the world.

With our splendid 3-day-2-night journey, your holiday vacation will be enhanced to a new level of Fest! No more stress shopping for Christmas and no more boredom drowned in the snow; we’ve got your back. Our vibrant ambience will greatly demonstrate the perfect fusion of different cultures so that you will find a piece of HOME from every corner. Many little surprises will surely light you up throughout this trip.

Given lots of extra benefits with NO SURCHARGE compared to our regular rate, there has never been a better time to enjoy the most wonderful time of the year.

*The festive package is available from 10 Dec 2018 – 10 Jan 2019.

  • Time to rejoice with a sumptuous BBQ on The Au Co's sundeck. Taste the delicious grill recipes in a fusion decor style making your Christmas party this year to be one-of-a-kind.
  • Feel free to enjoy complimentary fresh pressed juices (watermelon, lemon, carrot and pineapple juice) and water during breakfast, extra tea & coffee offers during the cruise.
  • Complimentary treat (including traditional Vietnamese special snack) for any paid drink onboard. 
  • A cup of hot chocolate for a delightful Christmas
  • Special performance from The Au Co team.
  • Christmas and New Year onboard games and activities
  • And a secret gift-box!

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 an elegant holiday 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. 
17:30Lan Ha Bar opens for Happy Hour with buy one get one free on drinks and 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.
19:30Special holiday set menu dinner is served in Halong Restaurant while the ship is anchored for our overnight stop. 
21:00

Special evening games and activities at the Restaurant, enjoy Christmas movies at deck of Lan Ha Bar, 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.
09:00Arrive at a local island, where a pretty small village nestles and waits for you to explore. Spend your active morning on cycling and exploring the tropical junk (weather permitting) in the national park with a guide from crew members. Visit ancient houses and “Bhaya Community Farm”, get to know about agricultural life and the story of Bhaya Community project here.
10:30Return to the ship. Take time to relax.
12:15Enjoy lunch in Halong restaurant while The Au Co cruises slowly past beautiful karst towers.
15:00Kayak to explore sandy beaches in Ho Ba Ham Area.
17:30Bar opens for happy hour with buy one get one free on drinks.
19:30Special BBQ party on the Sundeck. Experience Halong Bay’s splendor at night.
21:00

Special evening games and activities at the Restaurant, enjoy Christmas movies at the lounge deck of Lan Ha Bar, or squid fishing at the Reception area. 

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.
  • Welcome drink.
  • A festive BBQ on The Au Co's sundeck with fusion decor style.
  • Complimentary fresh pressed juices water during breakfast, extra tea & coffee offers during the cruise.
  • Complimentary snacks for any paid drink.
  • Special performance from The Au Co team.
  • Christmas and New Year on-board games and activities.
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabin.
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees.
  • Visit fishing village by rowing boat.
  • Bicycle to discover Viet Hai Village part of Cat Ba Island.
  • Kayaking.
  • 02 Breakfasts, 02 Lunches, 02 Dinners.
  • Onboard insurance, tax and service charges.
  • Airfares, transfers to and from Halong Bay.
  • Beverages, spa, and personal expenses.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusion list.
  • Time to rejoice with a sumptuous BBQ on The Au Co's sundeck. Taste the delicious grill recipes in a fusion decor style making your Christmas party this year to be one-of-a-kind.
  • Feel free to enjoy complimentary fresh pressed juices (watermelon, lemon, carrot and pineapple juice) and water during breakfast, extra tea & coffee offers during the cruise.
  • Complimentary treat (including traditional Vietnamese special snack) for any paid drink onboard. 
  • A cup of hot chocolate for a delightful Christmas
  • Special performance from The Au Co team.
  • Christmas and New Year onboard games and activities
  • And a secret gift-box!

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 an elegant holiday 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. 
17:30Lan Ha Bar opens for Happy Hour with buy one get one free on drinks and 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.
19:30Special holiday set menu dinner is served in Halong Restaurant while the ship is anchored for our overnight stop. 
21:00

Special evening games and activities at the Restaurant, enjoy Christmas movies at deck of Lan Ha Bar, 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.
09:00Arrive at a local island, where a pretty small village nestles and waits for you to explore. Spend your active morning on cycling and exploring the tropical junk (weather permitting) in the national park with a guide from crew members. Visit ancient houses and “Bhaya Community Farm”, get to know about agricultural life and the story of Bhaya Community project here.
10:30Return to the ship. Take time to relax.
12:15Enjoy lunch in Halong restaurant while The Au Co cruises slowly past beautiful karst towers.
15:00Kayak to explore sandy beaches in Ho Ba Ham Area.
17:30Bar opens for happy hour with buy one get one free on drinks.
19:30Special BBQ party on the Sundeck. Experience Halong Bay’s splendor at night.
21:00

Special evening games and activities at the Restaurant, enjoy Christmas movies at the lounge deck of Lan Ha Bar, or squid fishing at the Reception area. 

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.
  • Welcome drink.
  • A festive BBQ on The Au Co's sundeck with fusion decor style.
  • Complimentary fresh pressed juices water during breakfast, extra tea & coffee offers during the cruise.
  • Complimentary snacks for any paid drink.
  • Special performance from The Au Co team.
  • Christmas and New Year on-board games and activities.
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabin.
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees.
  • Visit fishing village by rowing boat.
  • Bicycle to discover Viet Hai Village part of Cat Ba Island.
  • Kayaking.
  • 02 Breakfasts, 02 Lunches, 02 Dinners.
  • Onboard insurance, tax and service charges.
  • Airfares, transfers to and from Halong Bay.
  • Beverages, spa, and personal expenses.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusion list.

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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. This booking is "Conditions Apply", any cancellation with 25 days before cruising date, 50% charge. Under 14 days will be 100% charge. 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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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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This booking is "Conditions Apply", any cancellation with 25 days before cruising date, 50% charge. Under 14 days will be 100% charge.

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