Ginger cruise with Lan Ha Bay itinerary will bring you to the unknown extension of Halong Bay. How wonderful it is when travel on luxury cruise and discover less touristic Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island. Let discover with us the wondrous scenery of quiet waters dotted with limestone pillars. Additional, with tiny islets clad with forest vegetation rising from the emerald sea of the Gulf of Tonkin.
Lan Ha Bay, a unique world heritage to discover right now!
Day 1: Discover Lan Ha Bay – Viet Hai Village. O/n Ginger Cruise
Our Ginger Cruise – luxurious floating home sets sail around noontime and welcome you on board. You enjoy a welcome drink on board while making acquainted with the facilities on board and the welcome briefing.
Then you start the unique journey of exploring one of the new wonders of nature – Lan Ha Bay. Have lunch in Ginger’s light-flooded dining room offering panoramic views of the passing scenery.
While the cruise sails through the bay, you can see an ancient lighthouse, built by the French over 100 years ago. You have chance to get deeper and further south into the maze of Lan Ha Bay – a part of Halong Bay and still less touristic.
You have a relaxing on the sun deck and soak in the fascinating scenery that emanates from the surreal seascape. When you have enough time you can enjoy our onboard activities. Relax in the pool or have a selection of fine treatments and massages in the large Lady Ginger spa.
When you reach Viet Hai Village on Cat Ba Island where you hop on bikes (electric car available) for an active tour along small paved roads towards a village nestled in a valley. You will have chance to meet and greet local inhabitants doing their daily work, see their homes and the village school.
After that you return the cruise, our chef is ready and prepared for an interactive cooking class in the open kitchen at the restaurant. Learn about local ingredients, preparation and cooking of particular dishes to imitate easily at home. Anchor spot for the night on a quiet place on the bay. A hidden place to reminisce on the day’s adventures and enjoy cocktails under the stars. Dinner is served in the dining room.
Spend your time on bar or enjoy a cinema which is set up in the dining area. Kick back with your favourite drink in probably the most unusual cinema you have ever visited. Evening you have some fun with cruise team joining them for squid fishing before retiring to your room.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay Visit & Depart
This morning you wake up early and join our Tai Chi session on the sun deck to ease mind and muscles with the first rays of the sun touching the water.
Then enjoy coffee, tea and breakfast pastries await you in the dining room to start the new day.
Continue the cruise trip to Frog Lake, a secluded spot which is perfect for our morning excursion. In kayaks or swimming you will enjoy a close encounter and discovery of the bay.
Paddling kayak through the dreamlike landscape with tree-topped islands, you will feel a sense of freedom and harmony with nature that you have never experienced before.
At 11.00 am you are back on board a hearty lunch is served in the dining room while the cruise back to the pier
You enjoy the last cruise moments of this unique journey relaxing on comfy sun beds on the terrace deck. Wishing you a wonderful time to discover the Hidden World of Lan Ha Bay.
- You may transfer back to Hanoi or keep going to Ninh Binh for discovering more activities on land.
Your amazing a short trip in Vietnam with varied islands, caves, site and also some exciting sea activities. Hope you enjoy trip very much & Happy travel.