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Indochina Sails

Indochina Sails

Destination:
Ha Long - Bai Tu Long
Price:
from 276$
Category:
Luxury cruise
Backed by over ten years experience hosting international guests on the tranquil waters of Halong Bay, Indochina Sails has set a new standard for luxury cruising. The first company to offer overnight cruises on the bay, we are now widely known as the number one choice for discerning travellers. Our fleet of six newly built wooden junks are designed in time-honoured traditional style, with contemporary and luxurious cabins and facilities. What better way to experience the natural beauty and spectacular seascape of this UNESCO World Heritage site than on board an Indochina Sails junk!
Cost in USD per cabin
Cabin type 1 January 2017 » 30 April 2017
Single Double
President suite $569 $650  
Superior $317 $369  
Deluxe $369 $437  
Suite $420 $477  
Cabin type 1 May 2017 » 30 September 2017
Single Double
Superior $277 $323 Book now
Deluxe $317 $375 Book now
Suite $369 $437 Book now
President suite $443 $500 Book now
Cabin type 1 October 2017 » 31 December 2017
Single Double
Superior $317 $369 Book now
Deluxe $369 $437 Book now
Suite $420 $477 Book now
President suite $569 $650 Book now

Transfer’s service:

  • Supplement for A/C Shuttle Bus Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi: 30USD per person
  • Supplement for A/C Private Transfer Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi: 120USD/ 4 seats car, 130USD/ 7 seats car, 140USD/ 16 seats car, 197USD/ 25-29 seats car places, 280USD/ 45 seats car.


Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (L, D)

12:30

Boarding our boat at Tuan Chau Port – enjoy welcome drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.

13:15-14:00

Passengers enjoy the deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Lunch. Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the cruise. Please book in advance with your Cruise Manager.

14:00-16:30

Cruise through Halong Bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas including Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Finger Islet.

16:30

Arrive at Cua Van Floating Fishing Village. This is one of the largest fishing villages on the Bay. Guests can choose between kayaking through the village or visiting on small bamboo boats (sampans) rowed by villagers. For those who wish to kayak, the kayaking fee is $10.00 per person (unless pre-booked). Kayakers will depart from the boat in two-seater, self-rowed kayaks, kayaking through the village and back to the boat. A kayaking tour guide will lead the way.

18:00

Depart and sail for about 30 minutes to Luon Bo area, and anchor overnight.

18:00-18:30

Attend the Fruit and Vegetable carving lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef will conduct Fruit and Vegetable carving, showing the guests how we decorate and make some traditional Vietnamese food.

18:00-19:00

First of two Happy Hours! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).

19:30

Dinner is served.

20:45

Evening activities. Board games like cards or Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew.

 

Day 2 : Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (B)

6:45

Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

7:00

Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes).

7:45-9:00

Guests are transferred by tender to the Titov Island. About one hour is spent on the island, allowing time to climb to the peak for a breathtaking 360 degree view of the Bay (there is also an expansive viewing deck half way up). After the climb, there is time left to relax on the beach and have a swim.

9:00

Upon returning to the boat, guests will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please collect all of your belongings from the cabins and leave heavy luggage outside the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier).

9:30

Enjoy a full breakfast in the dining room. Bills are settled after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.

11:00

Arrive at Tuan Chau port, relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.

 

Price includes

  • Welcome drink
  • Cruise itinerary and program
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • In-house English-speaking guide
  • Luxury en-suite bathroom
  • 1 Vietnamese Lunch and Dinner
  • 1 International Breakfast
  • Insurance, Taxes and service charge

 

Price  excludes

  • Beauty Spa services and massage
  • Kayaking
  • International Airfares.
  • Round trip transfer from Hanoi by private car/ van (upon request)
  • English/ French speaking guide
  • International departure tax
  • Meals not indicated
  • Beverages & personal expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

 

Remark:

  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions. Swimming or kayaking excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by port authority.
  • Surcharge  on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.

 

Children’s policy: 

  • Child under 5 years old: free of charge
  • Child from 5-12 years old: applicable only if sharing a cabin with maximum of 02 adults and only 1 child maximum per cabin.

 

Cost in USD per cabin
Cabin type 1 January 2017 » 30 April 2017
Single Double
Superior $593 $655  
Deluxe $615 $689  
Suite $681 $781  
President suite $813 $881  
Cabin type 1 May 2017 » 30 September 2017
Single Double
Superior $483 $567 Book now
Deluxe $515 $589 Book now
Suite $615 $689 Book now
President suite $675 $755 Book now
Cabin type 1 October 2017 » 31 December 2017
Single Double
Superior $593 $655 Book now
Deluxe $615 $689 Book now
Suite $681 $781 Book now
President suite $813 $881 Book now

Transfer’s service:

  • Supplement for A/C Shuttle Bus Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi: 30USD per person
  • Supplement for A/C Private Transfer Hanoi – Hon Gai – Hanoi: 155USD/ 4 seats car, 160USD/ 7 seats car, 180USD/ 16 seats car, 270USD/ 25-29 seats car , 370USD/ 45 seats car


Day 1: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (L, D)

12:30

Boarding our boat at Tuan Chau Port – enjoy welcome drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.

13:15-14:00

Passengers enjoy the deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu Lunch. Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the cruise. Please book in advance with your Cruise Manager.

14:00-16:30

Cruise through Halong Bay, passing the most beautiful and quiet areas including Incense Burner, Dog Stone Islet, Fighting Cock, Finger Islet.

16:30

Arrive at Cua Van Floating Fishing Village. This is one of the largest fishing villages on the Bay. Guests can choose between kayaking through the village or visiting on small bamboo boats (sampans) rowed by villagers. Kayakers will depart from the boat in two-seater, self-rowed kayaks, kayaking through the village and back to the boat. A kayaking tour guide will lead the way.

18:00

Depart and sail for about 30 minutes to Luon Bo area, and anchor overnight.

18:00-18:30

Attend the Fruit and Vegetable carving lesson led by our Head Chef. During the lesson, the chef will conduct Fruit and Vegetable carving, showing the guests how we decorate and make some traditional Vietnamese food.

18:00-19:00

First Happy Hour! Buy one drink – get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).

19:30

Dinner is served.

20:45

Evening activities. Board games like cards or Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew.

21:00-22:00

End of Program for Day One. Overnight stayed on board.

 

Day 2: Ha Long Bay (B, L, D)

6:45

Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

7:00

Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes).

7:45

Enjoy Breakfast served in the dining room.

8:30-16:00

Guests are transferred to the Indochina Sails Day Boat, a spacious and comfortable wooden junk with lounge, dining room and sundeck. Daytime activities include cruising to less trafficked areas of the Bay, visiting Surprise Cave and kayaking around Bat Cave area (the itinerary could be revised flexibly based on weather conditions). Lunch is served on board mid-day.

After lunch, guests will pay a visit to Pearl Farm in the afternoon.

16:00

Return by tender to the Indochina Sails boat. Rejoin the cruise and relax onboard as we sail to the overnight anchorage.

18:00-19:00

First of two Happy Hours! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).

19:30

Dinner is served.

20:45

Evening activities. Board games like cards or Parcheesi are available, as well as massage service (massage service is available throughout the cruise). Also, everyone can try their luck at squid fishing on the boat with help from the crew.

21:00-22:00

Second Happy Hour! Buy one drink-get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).

23:00

End of Program for Day Two. Overnight stayed on board.

 

Day 3: Ha Long Bay – Hanoi (B, L)

6:45

Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

7:00

Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes).

7:45-9:00

Guests are transferred by tender to the Titov Island. About one hour is spent on the island, allowing time to climb to the peak for a breathtaking 360 degree view of the Bay (there is also an expansive viewing deck half way up).

After the climb, there is time left to relax on the beach and have a swim.

9:00

Upon returning to the boat, guests will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please collect all of your belongings from the cabins and leave heavy luggage outside the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier).

9:30

Enjoy a full breakfast in the dining room. Bills are settled after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.

11:00

Arrive at Tuan Chau port; relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation.

 

Price includes

  • Welcome drink
  • Cruise itinerary and program
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • In-house English-speaking guide
  • Luxury en-suite bathroom
  • 2 Vietnamese Lunch and Dinner
  • 2 International Breakfast
  • Insurance, Taxes and service charge
  • Kayaking

 

Price  excludes

  • International Airfares.
  • Round trip transfer from Hanoi by private car/ van (upon request)
  • English/ French speaking guide
  • International departure tax
  • Meals not indicated
  • Visas and visa arrangement
  • Beauty Spa services and massage
  • Beverages & personal expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

 

Remark:

  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions. Swimming or kayaking excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  • Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by port authority.
  • Surcharge  on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.

 

Children’s policy: 

  • Child under 5 years old: free of charge
  • Child from 5-12 years old: applicable only if sharing a cabin with maximum of 02 adults and only 1 child maximum per cabin.

Specifications

Indochina Sails I

Indochina Sails II

Indochina Sails III

Indochina Sails 24

Building materials

       

Operated since

April 2007

November 2007

November 2008

October 2010

Length

40 m

40 m

44 m

53 m

Width

8.5 m

8.5 m

9 m

9.5 m

Height

19 m

19 m

20 m

23 m

Depth

2.5 m

2.5 m

2.5 m

2.4 m

Dining Room

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Bar/ Sundeck

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Massage cabin

N/A

N/A

Yes

Yes

Superior Twin

8 (13 m2)

11 (13 m2)

8 (14 m2)

7 (14 m2)

Superior Double

2 (13 m2)

N/A

3 (14 m2)

7 (14 m2)

Deluxe Twin

4 (14 m2)

2 (14 m2)

1 (16 m2)

2 (16 m2)

Deluxe Double

N/A

2 (14 m2)

N/A

2 (16 m2)

Suite Double

N/A

N/A

2 (19 m2)

2 (20 m2)

Suite Twin

N/A

N/A

1 (19 m2)

2 (20 m2)

President Suite

N/A

N/A

N/A

2 (24 m2)


Accommodation

Cabins and suites are designed and fitted to international standards, featuring a rich wooden decor, with large windows from which to enjoy the spectacular scenery of Ha Long Bay. The comfortable bedding and luxuriant linens ensure you a restful sleep in style. Large en-suite, marble bathrooms feature massage showers and deluxe towels and toiletries.

Superior cabin

Deluxe cabin

Suite cabin

President suite cabin

International-standard cabin size 13 m2 design with rich wooden interior Marble en-suite bathroom.

Cabin size: 13.0 m2

Bed size: Double/Twin bed

Max person: 2

Rich wooden interior in size 14 m2. Deluxe cabins in Second Deck location and enhanced bathroom facilities.

Cabin size: 14.0 m2

Bed size: Double/Twin bed

Max person: 2

Larger size, Suite cabins offer Second Deck, French Windows with exterior standing balcony and enhanced bathroom facilities. Available Double only.

Cabin size: 19.0 m2

Bed size: Queen bed

Max person: 2

Larger size, Suite cabins offer Second Deck, French Windows with exterior standing balcony and enhanced bathroom facilities. Available Double only.

Cabin size: 24.0 m2

Bed size: King bed

Max person: 2


Cabin Amenities (all cabin types)

  • En-suite Luxury Bathroom
  • Individual controller AC
  • Massage shower
  • Deluxe toilet amenities
  • Hairdryer and bathrobe
  • Mineral water
  • High-quality white bed linen
  • Fresh flowers
  • In-house telephone
  • Mini bar and safe
  • Safety equipment


Services & Facilities

Our staffs are trained to provide the best possible service to our passengers at all times. The relaxed and welcoming manner of our hospitality creates an atmosphere in which our guests feel that they are at home away from home.

  • Reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Tender for sightseeing
  • Kayaking, swimming, fishing
  • Safety box at reception
  • Baby sitter
  • Spa Services
  • Souvenir boutique


Dining Room & Bar

The onboard dining rooms offer a comfortable and romantic setting, with large panoramic windows from which to take in the beauty of the bay while enjoying Vietnamese cuisine at its best. The cozy bars offer a selection of Aperitifs, Spirits, Cocktails, beer and a selection of fine wines from around the world.

Onboard Activities

  • Swimming
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Excursions to caves, grottoes, beaches amp; fishing village
  • Tai Chi
  • Vietnamese cooking demonstration
  • Spa amp; Massage
  • Wooden games

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