The Au Co Cruise (best price guaranteed)

Information

 

Day 1: Halong Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay (L/D)


08.30:   Transfer to Halong Bay from your hotel in Hanoi
12.30:   Arrive in Halong Bay. Check-in at the cruise centre.
12.45:    Depart from Tuan Chau Island, meet the onboard team and receive the safety briefing.
13.30:    Acquaint yourself with the five elements cuisine with lunch on board, while The Au 
Co cruises leisurely towards the Sung Sot Cave.
15.30:    Visit the wheel house and engine room.
15.45:    Participate in a guided tour of Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave.
17.30:    Take part in the cooking demonstration.
18.00:    Enjoy Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1 free).
19.15:    Savour our five elements signature dinner of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water 
while the boat is anchored for our overnight stop.
20.30:    Relax with a drink at Lan Ha bar or join our crew and try squid fishing on the deck.
 

Day 2: Bai Tu Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island (B/L/D)

07.00:    Start the day with a Tai Chi class on the sundeck or enjoy the breathtaking views of 
the bay while the ship begins slowly cruising.
07.30:    Have breakfast onboard while The Au Co cruises in Bai Tu Long Bay.
09.00:    Visit Vung Vieng by traditional bamboo boat.
12.00:    Enjoy lunch in Ha Long restaurant while The Au Co cruises towards Lan Ha Bay
and Cat Ba Island.
13.45:    Join a guided biking or hiking excursion through the national park of Cat Ba Island 
and visit The Au Co organic farm in Viet Hai Village. Another option for visiting 
the island is to use the electric cart service available (at extra cost).
16.30:    Kayak & swim in the Viet Hai Lagoon.
17.00:    Make the most of an extended Happy Hour (buy 1 get 1 free).
19.15:    Try the barbeque buffet in the restaurant while the boat is at anchor.
20.30:    End the day with a drink at Lan Ha bar or join our crew and try squid fishing on the 
deck.
21.00:  Join our kitchen staff for the fruit carving sessions.
 

Day 3: Halong Bay (B)

06.30:    Start the day with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck or enjoy the breath-taking views 
of the bay while The Au Co cruises leisurely in Halong Bay.
07.00:    Take your time over breakfast.
09.00:    Prepare for check out: passenger’s bags must be put in the corridor.
09.45:    Join a Vietnamese traditional tea ceremony then check-out. 
10.45:    Disembark in Tuan Chau and leave for Hanoi.
15.00:   Return to Hanoi. End of service.
 

Notes: Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
 

Included:

Welcome cocktail, entrance fee and sightseeing fee
Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin
2 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts & 1 brunch
Bike ride on Cat Ba Island
Visit to Vung Vieng fishing village by rowing boat
Visit to Sung Sot Cave
Regular tea, coffee and drinking water during the cruise
Kayaking equipment
Onboard insurance, taxes and service charges


Excluded:

Private transfers to and from Ha Long Bay is USD150 (4 seat car) or USD170 (7 seat car), inclusive of all tolls
Transfers to and from Halong Bay
Beauty spa services
Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
All other services not clearly mentioned


Children policy
Each cabin can accommodate maximum of 2 adults + 1 child below 12 years old. Free of charge for child below 6, and USD250 surcharge for child from 06 – 12 years old. Child stays on mattress only. 


Note:
Surcharge at 15% on Christmas (December 23rd & 24th) and New Year eve (30th and 31st December)

Best Rates Guaranteed of 3 day / 2 night trip
 

Cabin Type Valid in 2016
Price per person in US$ in party of
Single Double Triple       Cabin Location
Deluxe 599 399 N/A N/A N/A N/A Maindeck
Grand Deluxe 629 419 N/A N/A Request Request Maindeck forward
Excutive 659 469 N/A N/A N/A N/A Upper deck
Long Quan Suite 1,010 609 675 N/A N/A N/A Upper deck forward
Auco Suite 1,085$ Single  679$ Double  705$ Triple Upper deck after