Starlight Cruise is the newest member in The Luxury Collection of the Oriental Sails Co., Ltd. This five-star cruise features 32 spacious cabins with at least 22m2/each and becomes the most enjoyable way for those who wish to explore Halong Bay in grand style. With Starlight, cruising on the World Heritage Site is more than just a touring experience that we offer – it’s a passion that we are delighted to share with you.
Day 1: Halong Bay (L, D)
08.00: Leave Hanoi for Halong City
12.00 – 12:30: Embark Starlight Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink, get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Check-in your cabin
13.15: Have lunch while cruising in the magnificent Halong Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations
15.00: Join a guided visit to Sung Sot Cave (also called Amazing Cave)
16.20: Sunset time. You are free to choose one of the below options:
– Option 1: Visit Titop Island, swim and photo hunt
– Option 2: Get your hand on some kayaking to explore hidden parts of the bay
– Option 3: Stay onboard and relax
18.00: Enjoy happy hours with free finger food and various drinks on discounts. Try mini-golf on the top deck or take part in a cooking demonstration and food décor with our Chef
19.00 – 21.00: Dinner is served. Private dinner is available on request.
21.00: Join squid fishing with the crew, sing karaoke or just laze around or relax in your cabin.
Day 2: Lan Ha Bay & Halong Pear Farm – Full-day kayaking & relaxing (B, L, D)
06.30: Refresh your body & soul by a Tai-chi lesson on sundeck
07.00: Be ready for a huge buffet breakfast
8:00: Transfer to a day boat for a cruise to Lan Ha Bay
8.30 – 16.00: Have the whole day relaxing and kayaking around Lan Ha Bay. Drop by Halong Pearl Farm on the way back to the Starlight.
Contemplate romantic sunset. Enjoy dinner, partying, fishing or just lazing. O/n on board
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L, D)
06.30: Welcome a new day with amazing dawn on the Legendary Gulf of Tonkin.
07.00: Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast
07.45: Arrive at Cua Van (Van Gia) Fishing Village, take rowing boat through the village to touch local life
09.30: Check out your cabin. Continue exploring Halong Bay’s 2000 islets while cruising back to the harbour
10.30: Have lunch
12:00: Disembark. Cruise ends.
What to take
We suggest a small, lightweight daypack for cameras, extra film, bottled water, swimming gear, insect repellents, original passports, credit card and cash.
– Entrance fees, taxes and service charge
– Pick-up and transfer by A/C vehicle
– Rowing boat trip at Cua Van (Van Gia) Fishing Village
– English speaking guide
– Luxury accommodation with A/C, bathtub & shower, mini bar
– Exclusive cruise through Halong Bay
– Welcome drink
– Meals on-board
– Sunrise Tai-chi demonstration
– Insurance on-board
– Private dinner (in cabin, on sundeck, in wine cellar, etc.) with service charge of 10$/pax
– Tips and gratuities