In Halong Bay, there are hundreds of cruises but below is the answer for you if you are looking at the most luxurious Halong Bay Cruises.
The cruises we listed below are the most luxurious cruises which have the best services for high – end clients who have a good budget for your trip. Those luxury cruises will exceed expectations.
They are luxury cruises that have sophisticated boat design, royal amenities, impeccable service, and gourmet cuisine. They will be a good cruise for you when you are on the honeymoon holiday, birthday or wedding anniversary or just for your family and friends when you wish to have an enjoyable time in the most beautiful places in the world – Halong Bay.
They will be the best cruises in Halong Bay with luxury cabin, professional crews which can meet most of your demands.
Most of the cruises will have a private balcony where you can relax in your free time in your own way. The cruises listed below are those that offer the very best amenities that you can find in 5-star hotels: Comfortable bedding, exquisite food, jacuzzi, spa service, safe box in the room.
Those most luxurious cruises in Halong Bay have their luxury bus for travelers who want to use the bus. They will be the luxury Dcar Limousine bus or van and go on the expressway to save your time on the road.
Each luxury cruise has its own uniqueness. There are cruises with a private butler to help you to tailor your trip to Halong Bay and serve you whenever you wish. There are cruises with the exclusive library onboard and other ones with a swimming pool on the cruise or unlimited drinks like tea and coffee, house wine, local beer, fruit juices.
They are luxury cruises for different styles. There are cruises for your honeymoon couple, cruises for your family with kids, junk boat cruise or steel cruises but all of them are the most excellent cruises.
They are the best cruises in Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay, and Bai Tu Long Bay and most of them are the new cruises, steel cruise for safety.
Please click on each cruise and you will see the detail of the cruises and see the difference of each cruise.
There are different itineraries for those cruises depending on they are cruises in Halong Bay, cruises in Bai Tu Long Bay or cruises in Lan Ha Bay. That is because Halong Bay is the general name for 3 bays there. They are Halong Bay which is near Halong City, Bai Tu Long Bay in the East of Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay which is in the South of Halong Bay.
All of the cruises will need to follow the route of the government in general and they can change the itinerary a bit by changing the schedule. You can see the general itinerary of them below.
The cruises in Halong will start from Tuan Chau Pier or Sun Pier (a new pier from 2019) with the welcome drinks, check-in and have lunch then go to Sung Sot Cave for visiting this amazing cave. You will have time for walking in this cave seeing the beautiful stalagmites and stalactites in the different shapes.
After that, you will enjoy the time kayaking on your own to visit the Luon Cave and around or enjoy the relaxation time on the sampan boat rowed by the local people. Luon Cave is like the tunnel cave where you can do kayak through to see the beautiful lagoon and have a chance to see the monkeys there coming to say eat some fruits donated by tourists to them or say hello to tourists.
You will enjoy the beautiful sunset time on the cruise among the thousands of limestone islands and have happy hours for the drinks while talking to your friends.
Enjoy your dinner in Halong Bay and you will have evening activities like squid fishing, music performance, play some games or chat with your friends. Stay overnight on the cruises.
Get up with the Tai Chi lesson in the early morning with the fresh air. That will be so enjoyable and it is really good for your health.
You will then visit Titov Island where you can go swimming there or do hiking to the top of the island for seeing the panorama view of Halong Bay. You will go back to the harbor and go back to your luxury shuttle bus/ van or private car for going back to Hanoi.
Above is the itinerary for 2 day 1 night Halong Bay Cruise. If you take the 2 night Halong Bay cruise you will move to the smaller the boat for visiting Cua Van Fishing Village, kayaking or swimming in the small and remote beaches in the remote area. Cruise pass Drum and Trinh Nu Cave and get back to your big boat in the afternoon for overnight.
You will take the luxury shuttle bus/van from or your private car to your hotel for transfer on the expressway to Got Pier. Hop on the cruise then have welcome drinks while the cruise manager will have the briefing about the cruise and cruise safety. You will check into your cabins and enjoy the cruising among the clean and quiet bay.
Lan Ha Bay is the less touristic comparing to Bai Tu Long Bay and Halong Bay so it is quieter and cleaner than other bays.
You will then enjoy your time on the sampan boat or kayaking in the Dark and Bright Caves area.
Go back to your cruise for the sunset party and that will be a beautiful and romantic time for you especially when you are with your honey.
You will then have dinner in the middle of the bay and relax on the cruise. The next morning you can enjoy the Tai Chi lesson guided by Tai Chi master. That is the time to understand the universe and your body.
Visit the Tra Bau where local people stay there for fishing. You will have time for swimming there in clean water.
You will enjoy the cooking class lesson on the cruise. Learn how to make the spring roll in Vietnamese style before check out your cabin.
You will enjoy the time on the cruise and go back to Got Harbour for going back to your luxury bus or your private car for going back to Hanoi.
Above is the 2 day 1 night itinerary in Lan Ha Bay. If you cruise in Lan Ha for 3 days 2 nights you will move the smaller boat on the second day for going to Viet Hai Village in Cat Ba Island for visiting the village and local people there. Enjoy the cycling time or just relax on the electric car. That will be a good time for learning more about the local life in Cat Ba Island.
Enjoy time for kayaking and swimming in some small beaches on the way to see the remote area of Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay and get back to your big boat in the afternoon for overnight.
2 day 1 night cruise itinerary in Bai Tu Long, you will be picked up from your hotel in Hanoi for the transfer to Hon Gai Port where you will start your trip to visit Bai Tu Long.
Have lunch on your cruise while enjoying the beautiful atmosphere of the fresh air of the bay. You will see the different special rocks with the special shape like the shape of a monster, shape of a chopstick and they are named after those shapes.
You will arrive at Cap La for kayaking or swimming there then go back to your cruise for the sunset party.
Have an overnight on the luxury cruise in Bai Tu Long Bay where you can enjoy some activities like squid fishing, karaoke singing, chatting with your friends or just enjoying the time in the middle of the World Natural Heritage.
Next morning you will have a chance of joining a Tai Chi lesson before breakfast. Then you will visit Thien Canh Son Cave for walking among the beautiful cave.
Go back to your cruise for checking out your cabin before going back to Hon Gai Harbour for going back to your bus for the transfer to Hanoi.
If you visit Bai Tu Long Cruise for 2 nights you will have a full day in the remote area for kayaking or swimming in Cong Dam, Cong Do. Go back to your big boat in the afternoon and stay another night.
Above are the general different itineraries for different cruises starting from the different piers. Please see the detail for different cruises of the most luxurious cruises in Halong Bay in 2020 and 2021 as below.
22 cabins - Launched in 2019
46 cabins - Launched in 2018
22 cabins - Launched in 2017
32 cabins - Launched in 2012
31 cabins - Launched in 2017
15 cabins - Launched in 2009
18 cabins - Launched in 2018
25 cabins - Launched in 2019
23 cabins - Launched in 2019