Three Day Luxury Cruises Halong Bay and Gulf of Tonkin Discovery

Grab your chance to explore Halong Bay – Natural Wonder, a UNESCO World Heritage Site of cultural and historical significance – on a unique 3 days 2 nights cruise with The Au Co. With a wide range of activities onboard and extra, The Au Co promises you a most memorable experience while discovering the Gulf of Tonkin and enjoying your time.

Whether you choose to explore hidden caves by kayak or bamboo boats, swimming in the emerald waters, cycling to explore local village or simply indulging in the magnificent view on the sundeck…, there is always something to meet everyone’s expectation. Open-air bar, spa & massage area and Jacuzzi are awaiting your time to pamper yourself. The diversity of activities onboard and so forth keeps your cruise always interesting and worth remembering for a lifetime!

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Cruise Highlights

  • Exceptional 3-day cruise to explore Halong Bay - a World Heritage Site recognized twice by UNESCO.
  • Accommodation in luxurious cabins with private balconies, fully furnished bathrooms and two-way air-conditioning
  • Savor our new menu: A unique fusion of fresh Vietnamese ingredients prepared with classic French techniques
  • Immerse in impressive grottoes and caves around the bay.
  • Discover untouched spectacular scenery by bike and go trekking in local village.

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

Cruise Highlights

  • Exceptional 3-day cruise to explore Halong Bay - a World Heritage Site recognized twice by UNESCO.
  • Accommodation in luxurious cabins with private balconies, fully furnished bathrooms and two-way air-conditioning
  • Savor our new menu: A unique fusion of fresh Vietnamese ingredients prepared with classic French techniques
  • Immerse in impressive grottoes and caves around the bay.
  • Discover untouched spectacular scenery by bike and go trekking in local village.

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. The booking is Condition Apply, Non-refundable. 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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