Hera Cruise

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Halong Bay
3 Days 2 Nights - 2 Days 1 Night
Vehicle:
Code Tour: TO663

OVERVIEW

Hera Cruise offers an elegant lifestyle and a truly 5 star experience combining the refinement of a sophisticated hotel with the opportunity to explore incredible Halong Bay and exotic locals. The boat features 11 spacious cabins, each with a unique theme. Supreme comfort is present in every detail of the sumptuously comfortable cabins, antique style furnitures, luxurious linens and world-class amenities. The rich wooden interior throughout the boat creates a warm and inviting atmosphere, and there are plenty of activities to keep you entertained. With a whole host of conveniences,  your vacation truly begins the moment you step foot on the boat.

ACCOMPANIED SERVICE

Insurrance
Meal
Guide
Sightseeing tickets
Shuttle

RULES

Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay - (L, D)

7h45am : Our driver and tour guide will pick you from Hanoi Hotel to Halong Bay
12.30 – 12.45 pm: On arrival at the pier of Tuan Chau Island, you will meet the Aphrodite team and crew, and you will be privately driven by our tender boat to our well-designed and well-equipped Aphrodite Junk. A welcome drink is waiting for you on the third deck, in our charming panoramic restaurant. You will be given a short speech introducing the vessel’s facilities and services, as well as safety instructions. After the check in, take time for yourself. Enjoy the view while the cruise heads straight to the South, and makes its way along Cat Ba National Park, away from other tourist Junks.
13.15 pm : Lunch will be at the panoramic restaurant on the third deck.
15.45 pm: The cruise will reach the village of Cua Van. Get an insight of the local life, strolling aboard a sampan boat, around a typical Halong bay fishing village. Cua Van is a stand out example of community-based and sustainable tourism in Halong bay. The excursion includes a visit to the school, to a fish farm and to the local fishing museum.
There is an option of 1 hour kayaking around Cua Van Fishing village instead of the sampan stroll.
16.45 pm: Back onboard the Aphrodite vessel, you will have time to relax, enjoy the spa and massage service and/or the Happy Hour at the bar. The cruise will now head to the moorage area, near Coconut Beach Island.
19.15 pm:  A scrumptious dinner will be served in the Fine Dining room. The main courses will be prepared before your eyes. You are also given the possibility to have dinner served on your private balcony.
20.45 pm till late: Squid fishing, Board games, and stories, tales and legends at the Top Deck Bar.
Sleep on Halong Hera Cruise.

Day 2: Heading to the far reaches of Halong bay (B, L, D)

06.30 am: Begin the day mastering energy flows during a Tai Chi session, while the sun rises.
07.00 am: Breakfast buffet will be served at the restaurant.
08.00 am: You will be transferred to a day-boat, soon heading to Dau Be point which is at the furthest side of Halong bay. Dau Be point is famous for its tunnels, lagoons, crystal waters and secluded beaches. The highlight of this day will be kayaking through spectacular tunnels to reach secret lagoon (if tides permit).
09.30 am: First kayak stroll of the day. Follow your tour guide in the maze of karts rocks.
11.30 am: Fresh sea food and traditional Vietnamese cuisine will be served aboard the Junk. She will be anchored close to a beautiful beach. You will have time to swim and enjoy the beach after lunch.
13.30 pm: Relax on beach and practice more kayaking. You will also have the opportunity to visit a temple and a floating fish farm.
17.00 pm: Back on the Hera Cruise for optional spa and massage services, happy hour, scrumptious dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3: Halong - Hanoi (B, L)

06.30 am: Begin the day mastering energy flows during a Tai Chi session, while the sun rises.
07.00 am: Breakfast buffet will be served at the restaurant.
08.00 am: Your local guide will take you to explore the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay with amazing stalagmite & stalactite formations. While onboard you can take advantage at leisure of our Spa, Beauty & Massage services.
09.00 am: Back on the Hera Cruise, it will be time to get prepared for the check out. The cruise will head back to Tuan Chau pier.
09.30 am: Check out time.
10.00 am: Brunch will be served. Do not miss an opportunity for last minute photos.
11.30 am: Transfer by van back to Hanoi. The trip ends at your hotel at 16h00.

Day 1: Hanoi - Halong (L/D)

12:15- 12:30 Embark to Hera vessel with Signature homemade welcome drink upon arrival 
13:00 Cruise Manager’s Safety Briefing on the dining area (3rd deck) 
13:15 – 14:30 Lunch featured A La Carte menu enjoyed by Hanoi intellectuals in the period of 1910-30 at Lily restaurant 
15:30 – 16:45 You could choose one out of two options as bellow. 
Optional choices: 
Option 1: Visit Cua Van floating fishing village by bamboo boat or by kayaking. For kayaking, shorts or swimming suit are recommended. 

Option 2: Visit Tien Ong cave 
17:00 – 17:45 Enjoy 28 varieties of dishes on Hera Kisses Afternoon Tea Set at Lotus lounge 

17:00 – 18:45 Happy Hour promotion (Buy One Get One Free) (applied for House wine, Long drinks, beers, Soft drinks and cocktails) 
17:45 Cooking demonstrations with the chef at Iris restaurant 
19:00 Dinner with A La Carte menu menu followed personalized care – Floating village theme. 
21:00 – Onwards participate in night activities, including squid fishing; relax time at Cuckoo bar or Panthera bar 

Day 2: Halong - Hanoi (B/L)

06:15 – 06:45 Start your day with Tai Chi class on the sundeck (Wake –up Call request is also available at the reception) 
06:45 – 07:30 Selective healthful breakfast, especially beneficial juices and detox drinks served by organic and local ingredients at Iris restaurant 
07:30 – 08:30 Private time! Enjoy ever-changing poetic scenes of Halong Bay while cruise ship continuously glides through the water 
Optional choices: 
Option1: Visit Sung Sot cave, the biggest and the most beautiful cave in Ha Long bay with 720 steps (hiking shoes or sandals are highly recommended)  Option 2: Visit Ti Top Island for hiking and swimming. Towels are provided 
Option 3: Visit Luon cave by kayaking or Bamboo boat. For kayaking, shorts or swimming suit are recommended. 
09:00 – 09:30 Regular check-out time (if you have any heavy luggage just put outside of your cabins & settles your bills at the reception counter) 
09:30 Onwards full brunch buffet followed Vietnamese typical countryside markets theme while cruising back to main port 
10:30 – 10:45 Disembark Hera vessel. End of service. 

 

Tour Inclusion

  • Welcome Drink
  • Cruise Itinerary and Program
  • Entrance and Sightseeing Fees
  • In-house English-speaking Tour Guide
  • Luxury Cabins and Suites with A/C
  • Meals as in program
  • Insurance and Service Charges.

Tour Exclusion

  • Transfer round trip Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi (Shuttle bus and private transfer availble)
  • Beauty Spa Services and Massage
  • Beverages
  • Tips and Personal Expenses
  • Concierge Service: Guest Assistance on next trip arrangements 
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above
  • Kayaking is available for $10/person
  • Surcharge for New Year and Christmas
  • The FOC rate for children under 5 years old is applicable for 1 (one) child sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults. Only 1 (one) child under 5 years old traveling with two (2) adults is allowed for FOC per cabin.
  • Children from 5-11 will pay extra charge 75% of adult rate. Children 12 and above must pay full fare as adult.
  • Extra bed is not available for either child or adult
  • Peak season surcharge: $45/person for GALA dinner if traveling on 24 or 31 December
  • Shuttle bus: $40/ adult and $25/ child round trip. Pick up point: at hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter or in front of Hanoi Opera House

REGULATIONS

  • The above cruise itinerary is subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions without prior notice. Please get final information from our sales staff before your date of cruise.
  • Promotion might be applied, inclusions and exclusions might be change – you will be informed of changes upon booking.
  • For safety reasons, these below visitors are not recommended to cruise overnight in Halong Bay:
    - Person with disability: physical or sensory.
    - Person who has symptoms of hallucinations, sleepwalking, fear of being enclosed, epilepsy… - Person who is older than 80.
    - Person who is overweight (>120kg).
  • Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure
  • Passenger’s passport is required to bring along the trip for overnight registration
  • Passenger’s personal information is required to send to reservation before departure
  • More than 30 days prior to check-in: free of charge
  • From 30 to 7 days prior to check-in: 10% of total rates
  • From 6 to 3 days prior to check in: 50% of total rates.
  • Less than 3 days prior to check-in: 100% of total rates.
  • No-Show: 100% of total rates.
  • Cancellation notice must be in written form and send to us via email. Refund will be processed between 5-7 business days.