ERA CRUISES HALONG BAY & LAN HA BAY

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Lan Ha Bay, together with Bai Tu Long Bay and Ha Long Bay, is a scenic area belonging to Gulf of Tonkin. With the advantage of being located in the seaport, Lan Ha bay is described as in the poem by our famous poet Nguyen Trai: “a fairyland on the earth”. The bay is like a sleeping beauty who has been awakened the latest among the wonders collection of Gulf of Tonkin
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Luxury Lan Ha Bay & Halong Bay Cruise Tours from ERA Cruises

Welcome to ERA Cruises, the home of luxury Lan Ha Bay cruises and Halong Bay cruise tours that will show you a different side of the beautiful country that is Vietnam. Our luxury cruise vessels disembark from the exclusive Lan Ha Bay, which is the bay situated right next to the popular Halong Bay. Our Luxury 2 to 3-day cruise tours explore the waters and famous attractions of both bays, but many of our passengers prefer to disembark from Lan Ha Bay as it’s a pristine, less crowded and a much more exclusive destination compared to its famous neighbour Halong Bay. If you are looking to plan a trip to Vietnam and you are looking for something a little different, have a look at the different Lan Ha Bay tours and Halong Bay tours that we have available and see the itineraries from which you can choose. A visit to the land of the blue dragon will leave you in awe with some of the spectacular scenery that is on offer, and you are sure to make special memories that will last a lifetime when you disembark from Lan Ha Bay on one of the Halong Bay cruises with ERA Cruises.

LAN HA BAY 2 DAYS 1 NIGHT

Lan Ha Bay – Cua Van Area – Ba Trai Dao Beach – Dark & Bright Cave

DAY 1: HANOI - HAI PHONG – LAN HA BAY (Lunch/ Dinner)

09:00 – 09:30: Your air-conditioned transfer vehicle will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and convey you to Hai Phong at approximately 11:30am.

12:00: You will be taken aboard our support vessel and travel from the wharf via the bay to board our luxurious craft, Era Cruise. You will be welcomed aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our friendly and professional crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedure session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. We encourage you to explore our luxuriously-appointed ship then watch the magical landscape cruise past.

13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on our luxury junk, our lavish interpretation of a traditional Vietnamese boat. Life just doesn’t get better than this! We then set sail for Lan Ha Bay, passing Da Chong islet where you can see an ancient lighthouse built by the French over a century ago.

15:00: The final part of the cruise takes us through the Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (part of Halong Bay). The 300 or so karst islands and limestone outcrops of Lan Ha are stunning with their pristine, snow-white beaches. You can explore Ba Trai Dao beach or Tra Bau area via kayaks or immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters.

17:00: It’s time to return to your lavish liner and cruise to your evening accommodation.

17:30 – 18:30: Who doesn’t love happy hour? We offer an extensive drinks list including special offers such as two for one drinks.

18:00: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process.

19:15: You can spoil yourself with a unique Signature Dinner in our distinctive restaurant.

20:45 - 12:00: It is now time to relax with an exotic cocktail and drink in the evening landscape. Our bar offers a wide range of wine, beer and liqueurs and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day sailing on the Bay. You can order an indulgent spa service, watch movies, go squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a brightly illuminated sky.

DAY 2: DARK & BRIGHT CAVE – HA LONG BAY - HANOI (Light Breakfast/Brunch)
06:30: The morning is the best time of the day on Lan Ha Bay. You might like to head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions or relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice to watch the stunning scenery unfold before you.

07:00: A light breakfast of pastries, tea and coffee will be served in our restaurant.

7:30 - 9:15: The final stage of your trip is to be taken through the mysterious caves and amongst the remote islets via local rowing boats. The breath-taking beauty of this World Heritage region will certainly impress you. Following this, you will journey back to the main ship.

09:30: It’s time to check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last farewell from our crew at 11:30, you will board our transfer boat and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.

12:10-12:30: Now you can board the luxury van and return to Hanoi.

INCLUDED IN THE CABIN RATES
• Welcome drinks with warm/cold tissues
• Entrance fees and sightseeing fees
• Accommodation in a luxurious air-conditioned ensuite cabin, including a private Jacuzzi bathtub.
• In house English-speaking guide
• Full board meals
• Fresh flowers throughout the ship
• Seasonal fruit in your cabin.
• All activities outlined above, including swimming, kayaking, cooking and night squid fishing.
• A bottle of wine is included when you stay in the Garden-Sea Family Suite & The Era Suite.

EXCLUDED IN THE CABIN RATES
• Airfares, transfers to and from Ha Long Bay
• Visa arrangements
• Beauty spa and massage services
• Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
• Surcharge for Dec 24th and Dec 31st
• All other services not clearly mentioned
• V.A.T

LAN HA BAY 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS

Lan Ha Bay – Cua Van Area – Ba Trai Dao Beach  – Ba Ham Lake – Dark & Bright Cave

DAY 1: HANOI - HAI PHONG – LAN HA BAY (Lunch/ Dinner)
09:00 – 09:30: Your transfer vehicle will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and convey you to Hai Phong around 11h30.

12:00: You will be taken on our tender from the wharf and make your way out onto the bay to board our luxurious craft, Era Cruise. You will be welcome aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our Crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. Take some time to have a look around the vessel or watch the magical landscape go by.

13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites will be served. Dining on a luxury junk with fine food and drinks doesn't come much better than this. We set sail for Lan Ha Bay passing to Da Chong islet where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago.

15:00: When lunch is about to finish, it is just nice that the Cruise complete its entry through Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (as part of Halong Bay). The area is surrounding of a lot extraordinary limestone karst landscapes. Guests can start their journey to explore Ba Trai Dao beach or Tra Bau area, doing the kayak to immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay and/or enjoy swimming.

17:00: Back to main boat, and cruising to a place for staying overnight

17:30 – 18:30: Happy hour with special drink menu (Buy one get another one for free).

18:00: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process.

19:15: Relish special Signature Dinner in restaurant.

20:45 - 12:00: Your free time to relax with an exotic cocktail or whatever takes your fancy. Our bar has a wide range of wines, beers and liquors and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day on Bay. Order a Spa service or take any activities on boat cruise such as watching documentary movies, squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a star filled sky

DAY 2: VIET HAI VILLAGE - BA HAM LAKE (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
06:30: Early birds are welcome to attend sunrise Tai Chi on our upper deck and it's an excellent way to get your energy levels up for today's adventures. You will be fascinated by the exquisiteness in the early hours as you enjoy a coffee, tea.

08:00: Enjoy a buffet breakfast with best local coffee brand and freshly fruit juices.

09:00: Next we board our Era Day Boat to head to Viet Hai Village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel. Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (without any surcharge).

12:00: Have lunch with Signature set menu on our day boat.

13:45: Free kayaking and swimming at Ba Ham Lake area situated in the middle of a narrow, rectangular area, with the all four sides enclosed by vertical cliffs. (if the weather permit)

16:00: Back on board Era Cruise, take some time to freshen up, take a nap or just relax at your leisure as we cruise to our overnight area. Witness one of the most brilliant sunsets you will ever see.

17:30-18:30: Bar opens for Happy Hour "Buy one get one free ".

18:00: Enjoy cooking demonstration to discover our Vietnamese cuisine of traditional spring rolls.

19:15: A special dinner will be served offering you outstanding food and quality service.

20:45 – 00:00: This evening is yours to enjoy whatever you please. Tonight we will hold a movie night with a selection of films available. We also have a selection of board games for your entertainment. Our bar is always open and is an ideal place to meet new people and share stories about your adventures.


DARK & BRIGHT CAVE – HA LONG BAY - HANOI (Light Breakfast/Brunch)
06:30: The nicest time of the day on Lan Ha Bay is the morning. Head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions. Relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice anywhere you wish on the boat and watch the never ending miraculous scenery unfold before you.

07:00: Light breakfast will be served in our restaurant (pastries, tea, coffee)

7:30 - 9:15: Enjoy the last stage of your trip to Dark & Bright cave and islets by local rowing boats which is a wild and mysterious beauty in the middle of the World Heritage. Back to our main board afterwards.

09:30: Check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last goodbye from our crew at 11:30, you will board our tender and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.

12:10-12:30: Get on luxury van and get back to Hanoi.

INCLUDED IN THE CABIN RATES
• Welcome drinks with warm/cold tissues
• Entrance fees and sightseeing fees
• Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin with standing shower and private Jacuzzi bathtub.
• In house English speaking guide
• Full board meals:
2days - 01 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 morning snack, 01 brunch.
3 days - 02 lunches, 02 dinners, 01 morning snack, 02 brunches.
• Fresh flowers setup
• Fruits setup in cabin
• Taichi session, bamboo boat in Dark & Bright Cave, kayaking in Ba Trai Dao beach, cooking demonstration, night squid fishing.
• A bottle of wine in Garden-Sea Family Suite & The Era Suite

EXCLUDED IN THE CABIN RATES
• Airfares, transfers to and from Ha Long Bay
• Visa arrangements
• Beauty spa and massage services
• Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
• Surcharge for Dec 24th and Dec 31st
• All other services not clearly mentioned
• V.A.T

Price per person (applied for group of 2 people upward) 
2 days - 1 night : $220/Pax 
3 days - 2 nights : $360/Pax 
Surcharge 40$ per/person/per night on Christmas and New Year’s Eve (24 Dec & 31 Dec)

 

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29 Hang Manh, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone: (+84) 24 3593 2222 / (+84) 24 3392 8666
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