9:00-9:30 Optional pick-up arrangement around Hanoi old quarter* by La Pinta Limousine service team. Check-up guests list, personal belongings then depart.
9:30-11:45 Heading on the new national highway 5B from Hanoi capital to Cat Hai island.
11:45 Limo arrives at Got Pier, La Pinta lounge staff offer tea break (tea, lemon juice or purified bottled water).
12:00 Transfers to La Pinta Cruise.
12:30 Savor a delicious lunch at the restaurant (our menus mostly cater
(Đá Chồng- Stacking Stones is a destination in Quang Ninh province, well-known for adventure tours. Con Vịt- Duck is an islet, shaped like a duck. Gia Luận is a village in Cat Ba island-the 3rd largest island in Vietnam, under Hai Phong governance.)
14:30 La Pinta stops at Vung Tra Bau where you could either enjoy kayaking or swimming in emerald water.
(Vụng Trà Báu is a small bay surrounded by stone islets, clear and clean, no strong wind and ideal for swimming.)
16:00 Back to the cruise and it’s your time to refresh, relax and join our sunset party.
16:45 La Pinta cruise anchors on seawater at Rang Dua (Coconut sand dune) near adjoining of Ha Long Bay & Cat Ba island.
17:00-17:45 Join La Pinta chefs for a cooking show where you could learn how to make of some Vietnamese traditional dishes and taste it. Also, you are welcome to take part in our special activity** or any activity at your choice.
19:30 Dinner is served on board.
20:30-23:00 After finishing dinner, you could view the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, enjoy drinks from the bar while watching Top Gear Vietnam Special - a TV series by BBC or try your luck at squid fishing. Or you could also grab some drinks and have your leisure time outside your cabin private balcony. Overnight on board.
6:00 Wakeup in the middle of the bay, inhale the fresh air, watch the sunrise on
and admire the breathtaking seascape.
6:30 You would spend about 10 minutes travelling on our tender to
(Chã is a traditional small boat, made of timber frame and bamboo coated with natural plant compound or asphalt mixture)
7:00 Back to the cruise.
7:15 Breakfast with
8:00 Transfers to Dark & Bright cave, explore this lovely cave by bamboo boats.
8:45 Back onto
9:15 Pack & check-out.
9:45 Farewell brunch is served at the restaurant. You could observe the scenes at different
angles and grab this chance to do a photo hunting as the boat slowly cruises passing by many
islets of Halong Bay on her waterway back to
11:45 La Pinta cruise returns at Got Pier.
12:00 Disembark and say goodbye to the cruise.
12h:15 Transfer back to Hanoi by Limo service (optional).
14:30 Arrive in Hanoi old quarter*, drop off at your hotel.
Prices are quoted in USD per cabin:
|Cabin type||Jan 1 2019 - Apr 30 2019||May 1, 2019 - Sep 30, 2019|
|Oct 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019|
|Deluxe ocean view with balcony||1 pax||$248||$229|
|Executive ocean view with balcony||1 pax||$269||$249|
|Premium family connecting with balcony||3 pax||N/A||N/A|
|Pinta Suite with balcony||1 pax||$279||$290|
(*) Pick-up and drop off services in Hanoi old quarter applied for tourists who book shuttle bus transfer only.
(**) Special activity subject to weather or seasonal conditions.
Cruise itineraries and schedules are subject to change without notice depending on the weather and operating conditions.
- Entrance fees and sightseeing fees
- English speaking tour guide on
- Welcome drink with warm/cold towel
- Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin
- All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries ( Breakfast = B, Lunch = L, Dinner = D)
- Kayaking, Cooking class,
- Airfare, Visa arrangement
- Beauty Spa services & Massage
- A/C transfer Hanoi – Haiphong – Hanoi (contact us)
- All others services not stated above
- Beverages, tips, gratuities, and other personal expenses
- Surcharge for Xmas, Solar New Year’s day & Lunar New Year’s day