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3D2N Luxury Cruise (5-Star) | Halong Bay & Lan Ha Bay **Great for Families

By Madeline Halong Cruise

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You wish to take extra time to explore Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island while enjoying the amenities a 5* Cruise - family friendly connecting cabins and free Wifi!


3 days 2 nights
Group trip (40 travellers per group)
In 3 days, you will be able to discover both Halong and Lan Ha Bay Highlights while staying two nights in a modern boutique cabin with a private balcony. This cruise is perfect for families as it has spacious connecting suites, the restaurants serve a variety of foods that can satisfy even the pickiest of eaters and Wifi is available in common areas. Take the extra day to discover Cat Ba island by exploring Viet Hai village by bicycle. This option includes transportation from Hanoi with Limousine via Expressway.

Trip Highlights

Visit Cat Ba Island
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What's included

From US$ 225 5,229,253 VND per person
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Welcome drinks with warm/cold tissues
  • In-house English speaking guide.
  • Kayaking, local rowing boat.
  • Full equipped luxury en-suite cabins with multi A/C, wifi,
  • All meals on cruise as program
  • Seasonal fruits basket & bottled wine ( Fruits basket ONLY in Junior suite/connecting room & Family room )
  • Onboard insurance, taxes and service charges
  • Meeting Facilities and equipment ( charter only )
  • Round trip limo transfer Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi via Expressway
  • *No change rate if guest don’t use transportation
  • Spa Service
  • Surcharge for Christmas, New Year & Lunar New Year 20% of the total bill
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Hotel in Old Quarter Area
Hotel in Old Quarter Area

Scheduled Trip Dates

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Mar 01
Mar 02
Mar 03
Mar 04
Mar 05
Mar 06
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Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay
Hanoi - Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay

Today you explore Frog lake and kayaking in Lan Ha Bay

Accommodation: Jr Suite Madeline - Jr Suite

  • 8:00 – 8:30 Pick up from Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Journey Duration: 2,5 hours by new expressway, make 1 stop on the way for resting
  • 11:30 – 12:00 Arrive at Madeline waiting lounge in No19B Tuan Chau Marina, Tuan Chau island, Halong Transferred to the cruise by tender. Welcome drink. Safety and Itinerary briefing. Receive your room key and settle in.
  • 13:00: Lunch at Soleil Restaurant
  • 15:00: Explore Ao Ech ( Frog lake) in Lan Ha Bay, Kayaking among stunning limestone islets and swimming in the ocean
  • 17:00 – 18:00: Return to the cruise for an afternoon tea break, watching the sunset and join a spring roll making clas.
  • 19:30: Dinner at The Soleil Restaurant.
  • After dinner, it is free time for you to relax and try our spa service, grab a drink from the bar, read some books in our book corner.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba island
Lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba island

Today you will visit village in Cat Ba island

Accommodation: Jr Suite Madeline - Jr Suite

  • 6:15: Tai Chi Session – Catching sunrise: Warm-up and have a nice day by starting your day with some Tai Chi move, catching the sunrise and fresh air all around you. Followed by a light breakfast in The Solei Restaurant
  • 8:00 – 8:30: Bringing your day bag with comfortable dress, shoes, and swimming suite to get ready for the day trip to Viet Hai Village and discover Lan Ha Bay by a day boat.
  • 10:30: Arrive to Viet Hai Village on Cat Ba Island. Cycle with a guide in the village, enjoy the green landscape along the way. Get to know about the local lifestyle in Viet Hai.
  • 13:00: Go back to the small day boat. Visit Van Boi one of the most beautiful areas on Lan Ha Bay. Have lunch on the day boat.
  • Kayaking or swimming in the ocean or enjoying a drink and sightseeing.
  • 15:30: Go back to the Madeline cruise. Refresh yourself after a long day trip by chilling on the sundeck and enjoying a stunning sunset ocean view or take in the view right from the balcony of your own room.
  • 19:30: Dinner Time at The Soleil restaurant and free time for your relaxation.
Day 3: Halong Bay - Hanoi
Halong Bay - Hanoi

Today you will go to water caves with bamboo boat

  • 6:00 – 6:15: Tai Chi Session – Catching sunrise: Warm up and have a nice day by starting your day with some Tai Chi move, catching
  • the sunrise and fresh air all around you or simply sleep over till the breakfast.
  • 6:45: Breakfast at the restaurant.
  • 7:20 – 8:30: Visit beautiful water caves by taking a bamboo boat rowed by locals, you will have a chance to be closer to the magnificent
  • Mother Nature.
  • 8:30 – 9:00: Come back to the cruise, pack your luggage and check-out.
  • 9:30: A light brunch will be served at the restaurant on the way back. Enjoy your meal and the breathtaking view of Lan Ha Bay and Ha Long Bay.
  • 11:00 - 11:30: Welcome back to the Madeline waiting lounge and board the bus back to Hanoi.
  • 15:30 Return to Hanoi Old Quarter.

Meet your guide

Madeline Halong Cruise

Madeline is a brand new cruise in Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay, which will be launched in March 2020. Madeline Cruises features a restaurant, bar, a shared lounge and a garden in Ha Long. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The cruise provides an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, evening entertainment, and a 24-hour front desk. Madeline Cruises offers 5-star accommodation with a hot tub and sun terrace. A business center, meeting and banquet facilities are also available at Madeline Cruises.
0 years experience
Fluent English

Madeline Halong Cruise Policies

Child Pricing
Infants (age 0 - 4) will not be charged. Children (age 5 - 8) will pay a discounted price
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Strict Cancellation Policy
As Madeline Halong Cruise pays for your trip’s logistics in advance, you can only cancel for free within 24 hours of your booking, provided that this is at least 2 weeks before your trip starts.
Change of Date
You may also change your trip date once up to 3 days before your trip starts. Any date change are subject to availability.

Other Things to Know

Packing list for the trip
Backup batteries and charger
Cash (for purchasing drinks during happy hour, buying souvenirs or tips)
Change of clothes
Electrical adapter
Hat (it gets sunny!)
Hiking shoes
Insect repellent
Light jacket/sweater (for the evenings)
Passport (required for registration on the boat)
Shorts & T-shirts
Umbrella and/or light rain jacket

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