DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY
7.30 – 8:00: Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong.
12.30: On arrival at the pier of Tuan Chau Island, you will meet the Aphrodite team and crew, before our tender boat transfers you to the Aphrodite Junk. Once on board, enjoy a welcome drink and meet the crew. After a short cruise briefing we will check in before some free time to explore the cruise and enjoy the views.
After lunch on board, you have 2 options:
The first one: Visit Luon Cave in 1 hour for kayaking or sampan boat.
The second one: Ti Top island for swimming and hiking (towels are provided) in 1 hour.
Be back on board the Aphrodite vessel, you will have time to relax, enjoy the spa and massage service and/or the Happy Hour at the bar (Buy one, Free one – House Wine, Long Drinks, Beers, Soft drinks & Canned Juice) while the boat cruising to the anchor area. Cooking demonstration with the chef is held on the sundeck/dining room. After a scrumptious dinner served in the dining room you are free to enjoy evening activities including: quid fishing or watch movie in dining area or just relax in your cabin.Meals: Lunch, DinnerAccommodation: Aphrodite CruiseDAY 2: HALONG BAY – HANOI
Get up early to join the tai chi class on sun deck. Breakfast will be served afterwards.
After breakfast, visit Sung Sot Cave, walk through the cave and explore impressive stalactite formations inside with 720 steps in total. Rubber shoes and sandals for hiking are highly recommended.
Back on Aphrodite Cruise, it’s time to check out of cabin (if you have any heavy luggage just put outside of your cabins & settle your bills at the reception counter). Enjoy brunch on board and take some photos while making our way back to Tuan Chau pier. On arrival, bus will transfer you back to your hotel in Hanoi around 16.00. End of Services.Meals: Breakfast, LunchAccommodation: NA
The goddess of beauty and love emerges from the foam of crystal waters on distant shores. We take inspiration from Aphrodite for our luxury boutique ship –the first in the region- to explore the romance of Halong Bay. Our vessel features 17 cabins, including Luxury, Luxury Balcony, Family Suite, and Terrace Suite options. Rooms include amenities such as 100% cotton sheets, individual AC, 32-inch television, minibar, mineral water, reading lamp, hair dryer, bath robe, slippers, luggage rack and safety equipment.
Take in the day’s radiance and quench your thirst on our sundeck and bar; fill up on scrumptious meals in our fine dining restaurant; relax from a day of exploration in our Jacuzzi or sauna. From our receptionists to our captain, our team delivers service with a personal touch. We use the latest in navigational technology and stay up-to-date on safety drills, crew training, and equipment inspection.
Our eco-friendly mission means that we are trained to manage waste appropriately, and we encourage you to do the same on your travels with us through mindful trash disposal. 17 luxury cabins, 5 cabin types; family and terrace suites available; rooms range from 17 – 22 sqm.