Taste of Romance - The Au Co Luxury Cruise & Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi

This season, guaranteed to set the heart racing with your significant other in a unique romantic getaway. Celebrate your love with the finest things in life. At the history landmark Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi, you will be privy to the hotel’s rich heritage while reveling in its classic French Colonial elegance.

Savor a 3 day 2 night cruise onboard The Au Co Luxury Cruise with a stunning program covering untouched sites of Halong Bay. With its 5-star facilities, exclusive itinerary and Vietnamese culture theme, The Au Co is the perfect way to enjoy time together while making lifetime memories.

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Whether you choose to kick off your cruise in style, or wind down at the end of your adventure, do so with a stay at our favorite hotel. Relish the opportunity and explore the majestic city of Hanoi together before you start your luxury and romantic Halong cruise.

  • 02 nights cruise aboard The Au Co Luxury Cruise in your chosen cabin type.
  • 01 night stay at Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi in a double Premium room (Opera Wing, breakfast included). Either before or after your Halong Bay trip (depending on availability of hotel rooms).
  • 01 bottle of sparkling wine & seasonal flowers set up in the cabin for a romantic stay (on the Au Co Cruises)
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner onboard (as indicated in the itinerary)
  • Round trip transfer by shuttle bus Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi.

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.
09.00Arrive 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.
19:30Barbecue 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.
  • Welcome drink
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabin
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Visit fishing village by rowing boat
  • Bicycle to discover Viet Hai Village
  • Kayaks
  • 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

Whether you choose to kick off your cruise in style, or wind down at the end of your adventure, do so with a stay at our favorite hotel. Relish the opportunity and explore the majestic city of Hanoi together before you start your luxury and romantic Halong cruise.

  • 02 nights cruise aboard The Au Co Luxury Cruise in your chosen cabin type.
  • 01 night stay at Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi in a double Premium room (Opera Wing, breakfast included). Either before or after your Halong Bay trip (depending on availability of hotel rooms).
  • 01 bottle of sparkling wine & seasonal flowers set up in the cabin for a romantic stay (on the Au Co Cruises)
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner onboard (as indicated in the itinerary)
  • Round trip transfer by shuttle bus Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi.

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.
09.00Arrive 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.
19:30Barbecue 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.
  • Welcome drink
  • Air-conditioned en-suite cabin
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Visit fishing village by rowing boat
  • Bicycle to discover Viet Hai Village
  • Kayaks
  • 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. Non-refundable and cannot be amended or modified. 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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