Two day one night cruise to less touristy area of Lan Ha & Ha Long bay is an ideal trip for those who seek for truly experience. The SERENITY CRUISE with perfect combination of modern & traditional design will not only bring you a journey in comfort & luxury but also take you deep into natural wonder with various interesting activities: kayaking, swimming, biking, etc…



8.00-8.30 am: Pick-up time

For those who book our transfer service will be collected from hotels around Hanoi Old Quarter. Instead of spending 4 hours on the traditional road to Ha Long city, we will shortly arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf by express way after 2,5 hours driving.

11.15: Arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf where you have a transfer by small boat to SERENITY CRUISES 

She anchors far from crowded and touristy area in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets.

12.15-12.30: Embark on SERENITY CRUISES

Warmly welcome to SERENITY CRUISES! While enjoying welcome drink, our cruise manager will deliver cruise briefing and safety introduction. After that you will check in your cabin

13: 00: Enjoy fabulous lunch

Fabulous lunch is served while SERENITY CRUISES starts her sails into to magnificent Lan Ha Bay – an extension of Ha Long Wonder which is much quiet and less touristic. She will pass famous Finger Islet, Frog Islet and thousands of uniquely shaped limestone towers and islands

15.00: Explore Lan Ha – Ha Long bay, hit the green emerald water on kayak or swimming (if the weather permits)

Option 1: Serenity Cruise reaches Dau Be Island, one of the most beautiful islands located in the South East of Halong bay. It is time to discover Halong bay yourselves with your travel buddy  . Go explore the beauty of nature in hidden lagoon on sharing kayak. This activity might depend on the tide level of the bay.

Option 2: In the days of too high tide (usually seasonal), we will do kayaking around the floating village. We will do kayaking around the floating village. While kayaking, you will also have a brief look at the geology of the karst mountains that beautify the surrounding.

Our cruise manager/tour guide will inform you which option we will follow based on their experience and weather conditions.

16.30:  Happy Hour & cooking demonstration

Back to SERENITY CRUISES after outdoor activities, this is perfect time to relax yourself. On board, you may join a traditional cooking class presented by our crew.

Before dinner, our experienced captain will choose the most tranquil area to anchor for overnight

19.00: Savor deluxe Dinner Set Menu

After the incredible dinner, take your leisure time to chat at the bar, watch the movie in the restaurant, enjoy Spa treatment … You will stay overnight on boat


6.30: Do Taichi section on sundeck

Be an early bird for photo hunt and join our Taichi session on the sundeck to refresh your body and mind

7.00: Have light breakfast

SERENITY CRUISES continues her sail to Cat Ba Island, passing amazing karst towers. Tea, coffee and light breakfast is served with fresh air and peaceful surroundings.

7.45: Visit Viet Hai Village

Our crew will take you to Viet Hai, a small village located in the midst of jungles, covered by high mountains range of Cat Ba National Park. Spending around 30 minutes for biking along, you will feel the peaceful atmosphere, charming scenery of a typical village in the North of Vietnam. 

9:15: Return SERENITY CRUISES to refresh relax and prepare for check- out

10:00: Taste delightful lunch

During the time well prepared brunch is served, SERENITY Cruises slowly navigates emerald water and thousands of karst mountains towards the Harbor. 

11.30: Disembark SERENITY CRUISES and farewell the crew

12.00-12.30: “Goodbye Lan Ha – Ha Long bay”

Return at Tuan Chau Wharf and get ready for driving back to Hanoi (for booking in advanced)

15.30: Arrive at your hotel around Hanoi Old Quarter, end of unforgettable journey

Important Notes

  • Cruise itinerary might be changed due to weather and other conditions without prior notice 
  • Swimming or kayaking activity may be not possible due to bad weather. Unused services are not subjected to a refund
  • Meals on board are served with seafood, Vietnamese and international style. Any special request for food preference, allergies or dietary requirements should be informed at least 2 days before the departure date
  • Advanced registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expired date is required for all passengers. 
  • Wifi is available in the restaurant/bar area only, internet connectivity is limited due to geography of Lan Ha & Ha Long bay



Full furnished cabin with private Junior Suite balcony

English speaking guide on board

All meals on board mentioned (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast)

Complimentary 2 bottled water in each Cabin

Entrance and sightseeing fees.

Cooking class, Tai chi

Kayaking (2 people share a kayak)


Free transfer Hanoi – Ha Long (Tuan Chau wharf) round trip with regular bus

Shuttle bus from Hanoi<-> Ha Long


Spa, Massage, Beverages, Personal expenses

Surcharge on Christmas, New Year and Lunar New year 

Tips for guide/driver/crew & All other services and items not mentioned specifically above