Cruise name: Sapphire Cruise
Destination: Hanoi - Lan Ha Bay - Sapphire Cruise - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Duration: 3 Days 2 Nights
Sapphire Cruise 3 Days 2 Nights
: Hanoi - Hai Phong Highway (2.5-Hours) - Sapphire Cruise - Lan Ha Bay Tours - Halong Bay Tours - Overnight on Boat
: Sapphire Cruise - Viet Hai Village
- Lan Ha Bay Tours - Overnight on Boat
: Keep cruising on Sapphire Cruise - Dark & Bright Cave - Halong Bay Overview - Got Habour - Hai Phong Highway (2.5-Hours) - Hanoi
Sapphire Cruise 3 Days 2 Nights
Day 1: Hanoi - Hai Phong Highway - Sapphire Cruise (Lunch & Dinner)
09:00 - 09:30: Our big Shuttle Bus with air-conditioned and English speaking guide will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and convey you to Hai Phong Express Highway (2,5 Hours only) and arrrival at the Got Harbour at approximately 11:30am.
12:00: You will be taken aboard our support vessel and travel from the wharf via the bay to board our luxurious craft. Sapphire Cruise. You will be welcomed aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our friendly and professional crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedure session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. We encourage you to explore our luxuriously-appointed ship then watch the magical landscape cruise past.
13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on our luxury junk, our lavish interpretation of a traditional Vietnamese boat. Life just doesn’t get better than this! We then set sail for Lan Ha Bay, passing Da Chong islet where you can see an ancient lighthouse built by the French over a century ago.
15:00: The final part of the cruise takes us through the Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (part of Halong Bay). The 300 or so karst islands and limestone outcrops of Lan Ha are stunning with their pristine, snow-white beaches. You can explore Ba Trai Dao beach via kayaks or immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters.
17:00: It’s time to return to your lavish liner and cruise to your evening accommodation.
17:30 - 18:30: Happy hour? We offer an extensive drinks list including special offers such as two for one drinks.
19:15: You can spoil yourself with a unique Dinner in our distinctive restaurant.
20:45 - 12:00: It is now time to relax with an exotic cocktail and drink in the evening landscape. Our bar offers a wide range of wine, beer and liqueurs and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day sailing on the Bay. You can order an indulgent spa service, watch movies, go squid ﬁshing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a brightly illuminated sky. Enjoy a romantic overnight on Sapphire Cruise
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay - Viet Hai Village - Sapphire Cruise (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner)
06:30: Early birds are welcome to attend sunrise Tai Chi on our upper deck and it's an excellent way to get your energy levels up for today's adventures. You will be fascinated by the exquisiteness in the early hours as you enjoy a coffee, tea.
07:30: Enjoy a buffet breakfast with best local coffee brand and freshly fruit juices.
08:30: Next we board our Day Boat to head to Viet Hai Village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).
12:00: Relax for a while and enjoy the special lunch
13:45: Free time for swimming and kayaking along side vertical cliffs, discovering untouched areas. (if the weather permit)
16:00: Back on board Sapphire Cruise, take some time to freshen up, take a nap or just relax at your leisure as we cruise to our overnight area. Witness one of the most brilliant sunsets you will ever see.
17:30 - 18:30: Bar opens for Happy Hour.
19:15: A special dinner will be served offering you outstanding food and quality service.
20:45 - 00:00: This evening is yours to enjoy whatever you please. We also have a selection of board games for your entertainment. Our bar is always open and is an ideal place to meet new people and share stories about your adventures. Overnight on Sapphire Cruise
Day 3: Sapphire Cruise - Halong Bay Dark & Bright Cave - Hanoi (Breakfast + Brunch)
06:30: The nicest time of the day on Lan Ha Bay is the morning. Head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions. Relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice anywhere you wish on the boat and watch the never ending miraculous scenery unfold before you.
07:00: Light breakfast will be served in our restaurant (pastries, tea, coffee)
07:30 - 09:15: Enjoy the last stage of your trip to Dark & Bright Cave and islets by local rowing boats which is a wild and mysterious beauty in the middle of the World Heritage. Back to our main board afterwards.
09:30: Check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a ﬁnal early brunch and a last goodbye from our crew at 11:30, you will board our tender and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.
12:10 - 12:30: Get on luxury van and get back to Hanoi. Drop off at your hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter.
15:00: Arrive at your hotel in the Old Quarter. Time to say goodbye to our tour guide and driver.
- Children under 4 years old are FOC, sharing room & bed with parent.
- Children from 5 to 9 years old are charged 70% of adult price, also sharing room & bed with parent.
- Children from 9 years old are charged 100% of adult price, sharing room with parent, but have a private bed.
- This children's Policy is only the policy and we are happy to keep contact with you by email if you are a big group or family who has more children for a best price or for any special question or request.