Lan Ha Bay is also called “Kayaking Paradise”. No matter what you wish to do you will find somewhere to really make your holiday complete. It has about 400 of the karst formations standing proudly in the clear blue waters, offering tourists a different view from every angle. This part of the main bay is less touristic, less inhabited, cleaner, and just as beautiful as Halong Bay itself. Enjoy kayaking, swimming, diving, rock climbing, beach volleyball, football or any one of a number of activities. Make sure you include Lan Ha Bay in your travel itinerary.




8:00 | Pick-up time
For those who book our transfer service will be collected from hotels around Hanoi Old Quarter.

11:00 – 11:15 | Arrive in Sun Group pier

She anchors far from crowded and touristic areas in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets.

12:15 – 12:30 | Embark on Sena Cruises

Warmly welcome to Sena 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 Sena Cruises- Luxury Boutique Cruises starts her sail into magnificent Ha Long Bay – an extension of Ha Long Wonder which is much quieter and has fewer tourists. She will pass famous Finger Islet, Candle Islet and thousands of uniquely shaped limestone towers and islands.

15:00 | Explore Lan Ha – Ha Long Bay, hit the green emerald water for kayaking or swimming (if the weather permits)

Sena Cruises- Luxury Boutique Cruises reaches Ba Trai Dao beaches which is one of the most beautiful beaches located in the South East of Halong bay. Ba Trai Dao is a famous tourist attraction with three nice fairytail beaches, a truly romantic landscape.

It is time to discover Lan Ha Bay yourselves with your travel buddy sharing kayak. While kayaking, you will have a brief look at the geology of the karts mountains that form a beautiful surrounding.

16:30 | Tea Ceremony

Back to SENA Cruises- Luxury Boutique Cruises and relax on cruise. Enjoy our Happy Hour Deal in all bars on cruise.

On board, we will show you how to serve Vietnamese Lotus Tea in the right but simply way in order to preserve all its sweetness and lingering taste, but just simpler yet still fastidious to make. when you taste this noble tea, you will know that it is worth the price. A cup of high-grade green tea combined with lotus’s luscious fragrance gives us a crisp, sweet, vanilla hinted flavor with the scent of Lotus flower lingering in the mouth.

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

19:00 | Savor deluxe Dinner BBQ on top deck.

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


6:00 | Sunrise Tai-chi section on sundeck

Be an early bird for photo hunt and join our Tai-chi session on the sundeck to refresh your body and mind.

6:30 | Have light breakfast

8:30 |Transfer to the Day Boat and go ahead to Dau Be Island, where Ba Ham Caves is located. Ba Ham Caves is a system of three hidden lagoons connected with each other by dark caves. The only way to discover the mystical caves and lagoons of Ba Ham Caves is by kayaking (depending on the tide of the day, we can explore in the afternoon or in the morning).

 13:00 | Have lunch on boat  (If the weather is permitted we will arrange lunch with BBQ on beach).

 14:00| Our transferring boat will take you to  Cai Bèo fishing village, the largest floating village in the Gulf of Tonkin, and relish the beauty of Lan Ha Bay. The floating village has become a safe shelter for fishing boats when storms happen. (There are appropriately 300 households living in floating villages of Lan Ha Bay). By seeing the village, you will have the chance to explore the exciting life on floating village of the sea)

16:00 | Go back to Sena Cruises. Relax on sundeck with a cocktail before dinner is served.

 19:00 | Enjoy dinner

 You may take the rest of the night with drinks on sundeck, or watch TV in your room, or try your luck with catching squids.


 6:00 | Sunrise Tai-chi section on sundeck. Be an early bird for photo hunt and join our Tai-chi session on the sundeck to refresh your body and mind.

6:30 | Have light breakfast

Sena Cruises- Luxury Boutique 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.

7:15 |

OPTION 1: Visit Viet Hai Village ( if the weather is permitted)

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

OPTION 2 : Cat ba Island – Visit Trung Trang Cave

In the months when the tide is too high (from May to Oct), Our driver and tour guide will take you to visit into the lush rainforest and scenic karst landscapes where you will stop to visit the largest cave, Trung Trang Cave close to Cat Ba National Park

Our cruise manager/tour guide will inform you which option we will follow based on weather conditions on the day of departure.

9:15 | Return to SENA Cruises

You will have some time for fresh relax on the cruise then spend a few minutes to settle your bill and check out from 9.15-10.00 am

10:00 | Taste delightful lunch

During the time well prepared lunch is served, Sena Cruises- Luxury Boutique Cruises slowly navigates emerald water and thousands of karst mountains towards the Harbour.

11:45 – 12:00 | Disembark Sena Cruises- Luxury Boutique Cruises and farewell the crew

12:30 – 13:00 | Travel back to Hanoi by bus

Bus transfer service from Halong to Hanoi is available for booking in advance.

16:00 | Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter, end of unforgettable trip


  • Fully furnished cabin with private Ocean View Balcony
  • English speaking guide onboard
  • All meals onboard mentioned (03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfast)
  • Complimentary 2 bottled water in each Cabin
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Tea ceremony, Tai chi
  • Kayak (2 people share a kayak)
  • Limousine/private transfer Hanoi –  Ha Long – Hanoi 


  • 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

Suggest bring

  • Towel, sunglasses, sunblock cream, camera, swimming costume, insect repellant and cash for personal expenses

Special notes

  • Pick up/ drop off at hotel located 10km from Hoan Kiem Lake
  • Booster Seats is available (on request)
  • Biking gears for children are available (on request)
  • Tips are appreciated