Athena Cruise 2 Days

Hanoi- Bai Tu Long Bay- Vung Vieng - Thien Canh Son Cave - Halong Bay- Hanoi

Overview

The Athena Cruise is the brand new five-star luxury cruise vessel in Ha Long Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay.  Built in 2016, the Athena Cruise made her maiden voyage on July 1st, 2017.  The ship has 3 decks: a lower deck with reception, cabins, and boarding area, a middle deck with cabins, an indoor restaurant and bar, and a rooftop sundeck with open bar, coffee lounge, spa and sauna.  On board the Athena Cruise there are 21 high-end cabins with 5 different styles available to custom-tailor your voyage with us.

The ship is state-of-the-art.  The modern and luxurious design will make you feel like you have been invited aboard the pleasure cruise of a movie-star.  We have a top-notch wine list and offer a wide variety of liquors, beers, cocktails, coffee, tea, and fresh-made juice.  On the Athena Cruise you will receive VIP treatment in our luxurious accommodations while cruising through one of the most extraordinary landscapes Vietnam has to offer.  The Athena Cruise is a perfect choice for any special moment such as a honeymoon, anniversary, business meeting, company retreat, family outing, or romantic getaway.  Let us make your dream-trip a reality and give you the adventure you desire.

Our journey from the legendary Ha Long Bay to the less-traveled Bai Tu Long Bay will give you a unique experience that other cruises do not offer.  On the Athena Cruise you will find yourself surrounded by natural beauty and captivated by the mysterious, ancient, natural wonder of Ha Long Bay.  Our friendly and professional staff and crew are dedicated to your safety and enjoyment.  We are available 24 hours a day to deliver to you the most luxurious and enjoyable experience on our ship.  Whether you seek adventure, luxury, romance, or relaxation, the Athena Cruise will give you the experience of a lifetime.

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Highlights

  • The modern and luxurious design cruise. Spacious ensuite cabin with high quality facilities and amenities.
  • Top-notch wine list and offer a wide variety of liquors, beers, cocktails, coffee, tea, and fresh-made juice
  • Journey from the legendary Ha Long Bay to the less-traveled Bai Tu Long Bay
  • Friendly and professional staff and crew are available 24 hours a day to deliver to you the most luxurious and enjoyable experience
  • Unforgettable fine dining experience with delicious Vietnamese cuisine prepared by expert chefs
  • The ancient art of Tai Chi surrounded by Bai Tu Long Bay’s natural beauty.
  • Enjoy the tranquil atmosphere as you practice balance, awareness and meditation.
  • Discover a mysterious ancient cave hidden beneath wild forest canopy and naturally chiseled stone
  • Kayaking around Vung Vieng fishing village
  • Learn about traditional Vietnamese cuisine with a cooking demonstration
  • Traditional bamboo boat trip to the isolated floating village of Vung Vieng

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Cabin arrangement:
  • Cabin 1: 2 Adults
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Athena Classic Suite with Ocean View
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Athena Junior Suite with Private Balcony
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Athena Prestige Terrace Suite
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Family Connecting Suite with Ocean View
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Itinerary

12.00                      Arrive in Hon Gai pier and boarding operations

12.45                      The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions.

13: 15                    Enjoy the lunch with the best products of the Bay.

15:30                     Visit the Vung Vieng Floating fishing village by kayaking

15.30-16.30          If you want to relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities feel free to use our sauna for no extra cost.

17:00-18.30     Happy Hour: buy 01 get 01 free

17:30               The Cooking Demonstration is waiting for you to discover the secrets of Vietnamese Cuisine

19:00               Enjoy set menu dinner on board

21:00               Join the Squid Fishing activity. Free time on the boat. The bar is open late to serve you.

Overnight at Cong Do Area

06:30                     Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi –  A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.

Tea and coffee are served.

07:00                     Light breakfast is served.

07:30                     Explore Thien Canh Son cave in Ha Long Bay.  Witness its beautiful stalactites and stalagmites.

Note: there are about 200 steps to get up to the cave.

09:00                     Check out time.

Please put your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk.

Our staff will transfer your luggage into our lounge for you.

Bill settlement at the reception desk.

09:30                     Brunch is served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck.

10:45                     The boat arrives to the pier.

In Vietnam we never say “Goodbye” we always say “See you again”

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • VAT
  • English speaking guide aboard
  • Welcome drink, refresh tissues, fresh flowers and fresh fruits basket, two compliment bottles of mineral water in each cabin
  • 2 day cruise itinerary and program
  • 1 night in luxury cabins/suites with air conditioning
  • 1 Breakfast / 1 Lunch / 1 Dinner
  • Complimentary regular tea and coffee on board.
  • Complimentary fruits basket.
  • Kayak and bamboo boat trip.
  • Two bottles of water in cabin
  • Cooking demonstration, afternoon tea and Tai Chi session
  • Onboard insurance, taxes and service charges
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees

 

WHAT’S EXCLUDED: 

 

  • Shuttle bus Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi
  • Airfare, visa arrangements
  • Beauty Spa Services & Massage
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
  • All other sevices NOT clearly mentioned above

 

CANCELLATION AND AMENDMENT POLICY

 

Days prior to Departure Fee Fee
10 days or more Free of charge
7-9 days 30% minimum of total holiday cost
3-6 days 75% minimum of total holiday cost
1-2 days 100% minimum of total holiday cost

 

CANCELLATION DUE TO BAD WEATHER.

 

If the cancellation be announced by the Management Board of Halong Bay, depend on the timing of the cancellation, following policies will be applied:

  • Before departure from Hanoi to Halong Bay (none of the services has been used): 100% refund.
  • During the trip (some services have been used: transfer, lunch, day trip, hotel in Halong, etc.): used services will be charged, the rest will be refunded.
  • The trip be cut down from 2 nights to 1 night, tourists will be charged a 2 days/1 night trip, plus other used services, the rest will be refunded.
  • The final cost will be confirmed by your consultant via email. In all cases, please contact us directly for any urgent help. We are here to support you with all of our best!

 

CHILD POLICY

 

  •  FOC for 01 child under 5 years old sharing bed with parent.
  • Only 01 child under 5 years is allowed to share bed with parents. The second child is applied as child 5-11 years old.
  • The maximum number of children from 5 to under 11 sharing cabin with parent: 02 children.
  • FOC baby cot for infant (subject to availability)

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