3 Day 2 Night Halong Bay Cruise with the luxury of the Au Co

With a fleet of 2 luxurious ships, The Au Co is the only cruise operator in Halong Bay offering the three-day continuous cruise in a single trip through the Gulf of Tonkin, covering world-renowned Halong Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay & Cat Ba Island. The Au Co features the state of the art design in safety and luxury as well as represents Vietnamese and Oriental culture at its best. Each ship has 32 spaciously-designed private cabins, boasting luxurious bathrooms and panoramic balconies.

Life aboard The Au Co is all about ‘the experience’. Experiencing a unique itinerary, charting the emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin. Experiencing a new standard of service and range of activities, designed to ensure you get a glimpse of Oriental culture and a taste of Vietnamese hospitality. Experiencing the wonderful natural sights and local community, without damaging the environment or impacting on the local way of life. From simply relaxing with a drink to fine dining, from adventurous activities to wellness treatments, The Au Co has a cruise in Vietnam for everyone.

There is no better way to experience the most stunning scenery of one of the most beautiful bays recognized as a world heritage by UNESCO than aboard The Au Co, the most refined vessel in the Gulf of Tonkin. From Halong Bay to Bai Tu Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay, the 3 day/ 2 night voyage offers countless opportunities to explore the most exotic and magnificent destinations and glimpse into the daily life of local people.

Experience the stunning sceneries of all three of the beautiful bays in the Gulf of Tonkin and explore the amazing island of Cat Ba on board The Au Co.  Enjoy an invigorating bike ride in the rainforest of the National Park on Cat Ba Island, join our guide on a kayaking excursion in the hidden lagoons of Lan Ha Bay or visit a peaceful area in Bai Tu Long Bay on a traditional rowing boat. While aboard, discover The Au Co’s dedicated service, signature five elements cuisine, re-energize with Tai Chi, unwind on the sundeck or pamper yourself in the Jacuzzi or with a Traditional Vietnamese massage.

Cruise Highlights

  • Exceptional 3 day cruise to 3 bays and 1 Island (National Park of Cat Ba Island, Halong Bay, Bai Tu long Bay, Lan Ha Bay)
  • Accommodation in luxurious cabin with private balcony, fully furnished bathroom and two-way air-conditioning
  • Visit a peaceful floating village in Bai Tu Long Bay by rowing boat
  • Swim or Kayak from secluded white-sand beaches
  • Explore the most impressive grotto in Halong Bay
  • Savor our chef selection of Vietnamese and international dishes
  • Explore the bay with a kayak or relax in the complimentary Jacuzzi
  • Discount of 20% on all SPA services if booked before arrival

DAY 1: HALONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY

12.30: Check in at the cruise center
12.45: Depart from Tuan Chau – Safety briefing – Presentation of the team .
13.30: Introduce the 05 elements cuisine. Lunch on board while The Au Co cruises leisurely towards to Sung Sot (Surprise) cave.
15.00: Visit the wheel house & Engine room.

15.45: Guided visit of Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave.
17.30: Take part in cooking demonstration.
18.00: Enjoy Happy hour in 1 hour (Buy one get one free).

19.15: Savour 5 elements signature dinner of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water while the boat is anchored for overnight.
21.00: Relish a drink at Lan Ha bar or join our crew and try squid fishing at the reception.

DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY, LAN HA BAY and HALONG BAY 

06.30: Start the day with a Tai Chi class on the sundeck or enjoy the breath-taking views of the bay while the ship begins cruising quietly.
07.00: Have breakfast on board while The Au Co cruises in Bai Tu Long Bay.
09.00: Visit Vung Vieng floating fishing village by traditional bamboo boat.
12.00: The Au Co cruises towards Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island while lunch is served in Ha Long restaurant

13.45: Guided biking or hiking excursion through the national park of Cat Ba Island and visit to The Au Co organic farm.
16.30: Swim & kayak in Viet Hai Lagoon.
17.00: Happy Hours in 2 hours (Buy one get one free).
19.15: Barbeque buffet is available at the restaurant while the boat is at anchorage.
21.00: Enjoy a drink at Lan Ha bar or join our crew and try squid fishing at the reception.

DAY 3: HALONG BAY

07.00: Start the day with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck or enjoy the breath-taking views of the bay while TheAu Co cruises leisurely in Ha Long Bay.

07.00: Have full breakfast until 9.30.
09.30: Passenger’s bags must be put in corridor & prepare for check out process.
09.45: Join the Vietnamese traditional tea ceremony.
10.45: Disembark in Tuan Chau and return to Hanoi by shuttle bus.

Included:
• Welcome cocktail, entrance fee and sightseeing fee.
• Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin.
• 02 Lunches, 02 Dinners, 02 Breakfasts.
• Cycle on Cat Ba Island.
• Visit to Vung Vieng fishing village by rowing boat.
• Visit of Sung Sot cave.
• Regular tea, coffee, and drinking water during the cruise.
• Kayak equipment.
• Onboard insurance, taxes and service charges.

Excluded:
• Airfares, transfers to and from Halong Bay.
• Visa arrangements.
• Beauty spa services.
• Other beverages, tips and personal expenses.
• All other services not clearly mentioned.