3 Days 2 Nights
Halong Bay Luxury Cruise

The ultra 3-day luxury cruise around Bai Tu Long Bay on a luxurious modern ship is highlighted by many traditional Vietnamese decorations and dedicated service. You will get to visit a cave, experience kayaking in the spectacular bay, ride to floating villages, and have a BBQ on the private beach. We do not change boats or use any other day-trip boat to transfer you during your stay. There is only one boat and one crew, and the entire group stays together.

    • Off the beaten track cruise in Bai Tu Long Bay.
    • Best comfort, no switch boat or day boat transfer during the 3-day cruise.
    • Luxurious cabins with large sea-view window and furnished bathrooms
    • Explore Halong Bay by kayak, visit a cave, and a bamboo boat trip to the floating village
    • Morning Taichi on the sundeck
    • Authentic Vietnamese cuisines onboard and amazing BBQ lunch on the private beach
    • Refresh yourself in Mineral Seawater Pool onboard

Which boat for this itinerary? 

This 3 day 2 night luxury cruise itinerary is for Dragon Legend Cruise, the luxury cruise vessel with modern facilities and traditional decoration to offer you a unique luxury trip to Bai Tu Long Bay during 2 nights, get off the beaten track with many exciting experience… 


Itinerary Map (Click to download)

Halong Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay 3 day 2 night cruise map itinerary


08:30 – 09:00: Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter

11:20 – 11:50: Arrival and check-in at the Waiting Lounge in Indochina Junk Ha Long Office. 

12:00 – 12:15: Transfer to the port by Electric car.

12:30 – 13:00: Check-in, enjoy the welcome drink & cruise briefing.

13:30 – 14:30: Have lunch in the outdoor dining room (depending on the weather condition) while cruising to magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay, and admire the fascinating formations on the way.

15:30 – 16:30: Visit Vung Vieng fishing village by a rustic rowboat, meet the local people, and pass through the floating school and fish farms.

16:45 – 19:00: Back to junk for refreshing before having dinner on board.

19:00 – 20:30: Elegant dinner served onboard.

20:30 – 23:00: Free time for relaxing, communicating with the staff, and evening activities (watching movies, listening to music, squid fishing…). Overnight on Bai Tu Long Bay.


06:00 – 08:00: Start a new day with Tai Chi on the sundeck & a morning view of the Bay’s landscape. Have breakfast in the fresh.

08:00 – 08:30: Cruise to Cong Dam while discovering the geological values of Bai Tu Long Bay.

10:00: Enjoy kayaking through the hidden lagoons and geological park in Cong Dam

12:00: Have BBQ lunch on a wild beach

15:00: Return to Dragon Legend Cruise to refresh yourself in Mineral Seawater Pool, Fitness Room or join in cooking demonstration with Banh Xeo while cruising to Cong Do area

19:00: Having dinner on board.

20:30: Have dinner and free time for communicating with staff, evening activities (squid fishing,…) and service on board. Overnight on board.


06:00 – 08.00: Morning view of the Bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast in the fresh air.

08:30 – 09:30: Arrive at Hon Co Island to explore the well-hidden Thien Canh Son cave

10:00: Return to the boat and cruise back to Cap La. Check out of the cabin. Start cruising towards the harbor while a Buffet lunch will be served.

10:30: Enjoy a buffet while cruising towards the harbor.

11:30 – 12:00: Disembark. Drive to Yen Duc village in Dong Trieu province for a short break in this typical Vietnamese agricultural village which is rich in culture and traditions.

13:00 – 13:45: Enjoy a water puppet show performed by local artists.

16:00: Arrive in Hanoi. Trip ends.


  • This itinerary is subject to change due to the weather or tide condition
  • On the return, you will have a short break at Yen Duc Village – a typical Vietnamese agricultural village that is rich in culture and traditions. This is a great chance to visit the charming fields while wandering narrow alleyways in the odorous fresh air and enjoying the WATER PUPPET SHOW there.
  • Luxury van: 8 people maximum. Deluxe van or bus available for groups of 8+
  • Visitors not recommended on board (for safety reasons): People with physical or sensory disabilities; Persons with symptoms of hallucination, sleepwalking, claustrophobia, epilepsy.


  • All land transportation Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi
  • Welcome drink
  • Luxury en-suited cabin with A/C, hot water
  • All meals on the boat
  • Tea & coffee free at breakfast
  • English-speaking guide on board
  • Kayaking
  • Cooking Class
  • Water Puppet show


  • Personal expenses
  • Extra drinks
  • Bank charge (for payment by credit card)
  • Spa and Massage Services


  • Sun Glasses
  • Sun Block
  • Wide Brim Hat
  • Insect Repellent
  • Swimming Suits
  • Warm Clothes (in winter from November to April)
  • Original Passport