Red Dragon

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Cabin price from :  $270

Tour Type : Cruise
Tour Route : Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay - Hanoi
Why this cruise : Off the beaten itinerary, modern cabins/amenities, great food, fun kayaking, great swimming, social activities

Launched on 23rd March 2008, Red Dragon junk is one of the most luxurious traditional cruises in Ha Long Bay - a World Heritage Site. With the harmony of its style, decoration, set-up and impressive itineraries, Red Dragon junk shows you the way relaxation should be. The well-trained and enthusiastic crew in traditional fishing costume strive you make you feel at home.  

The boats are still small enough to get up close to the natural wonders, pocket lagoons and small fishing communities of Ha Long and Bai Tu Long Bays.

As soon as your private group boards the Red Dragon, you will be surrounded by traditional handmade artisan woodwork. Whether you are relaxing in the comfort of your own cabin, lounging on the spacious sun-deck, or dinning in the cosy restaurant, you will be treated like royalty. This masterpiece is a wonderful option for those who need a little more space for a small group cruise of up to 11 people.

Cruise itineraries are unique, visiting off the beaten places in Ha Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay. Guests can take a one night or two nights on board cruise to some highlight places: Thien Canh Son Cave, Cap La, Cong Do, Vung Vieng, Cong Dam, Master Cave and more.

 

Highlights

-         Taking part in social activities on board or sunbathing on the sun-deck

-         Cruising through stunning rock formations and landscapes

-         Visiting Thien Canh Son cave

-         Swimming on a private beach

-         Snorkelling and kayaking in the crystal clear waters of Bai Tu Long Bay

-         Visiting Vung Vieng fishing village with opportunity to interact with the fishermen.

Day 1: Hanoi – Hon Gai Habour - Bai Tu Long Bay - Thien Canh Son Cave (L/D)

07.45:     Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi and transfer to Ha Long Bay

12.00:     Embark at Hon Gai International harbour

13: 00:    Check- in, enjoy a welcome drink and cruise briefing

13:30:     Have lunch while cruising to magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating formations of  the Bay

15.00:     Enjoy swimming in the crystal clear water

15.40:     Explore the secluded Thien Canh Son Cave

16.45:     Short cruise to Hon Co Island where you can relax on a sandy white beach, swim or kayak

18.00:     Back to the junk for relaxation

19.00:     Enjoy your fantastic dinner and stay on board overnight 

 

Day 2: Vung Vieng Fishing Village - Hon Gai Harbour - Hanoi (B/L)

07.30:     Enjoy the Bay's morning landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast in the open air

08.30:     Visit Vung Vieng fishing village in a rustic rowing boat, meet the local people and pass through the floating school and fish farms

9.30:       More leisure time for swimming in the middle of the Bay

10.00:     Cruise back to the harbour while an a la carte lunch is served

11.45:     Disembark. Farewell

Day 1: Hon Gai  Harbour – Bai Tu Long Bay – Cap La

07.45 – 08.15:      Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi by shuttle bus

12.00 – 12.30:      Embark at Hon Gai International harbour.

13: 00                       Check- in, enjoy a welcome drink and cruise briefing

13:30 – 15:00:      Have lunch while cruising to magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating

formations of  the Bay.

15.00 – 16.30:    Cruise to Cap La

16.30:                     Enjoy paddling around Cap La fishing village by kayak

17.45:                     Back to the junk for swimming or relaxing

19.00:                     Have dinner and overnight on board in Cong Do

 

Day 2:  Cap La – Cong  Dam

06.30 – 08.00:      Morning view of the Bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast in the fresh air

08.30:                       Start cruising to Cong Dam while discovering the geological mysteries of Bai Tu Long Bay

9:00 - 11:00:          Enjoy kayaking through the hidden lagoons and geological park in Cong Dam

11.30 – 14.30:       Back to the junk for lunch and relaxing

14:30 -16:00:        Visit Cong Dam fishing village by rustic row-boat, meet the local people and pass through the lagoons.

16.00 – 17.30:     Cruise back to Cong Do for swimming or kayaking

19.00:                      Have a deluxe dinner in Thay (Master) cave, overnight on board

 

Day 3:    Thien Canh Son cave – Hon Gai  Harbour

07.30 – 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       Visit Thien Canh Son cave, then enjoy swimming

10.00 – 11.30:      Start cruising towards the harbour while a buffet lunch is served

11.45 – 12.00:      Disembark. Farewell.

15.45 – 16.00:      Arrive in Hanoi. Trip ends.

 

 

 For Itinerary 1 (2 days/1 night)

Cabin type From 1st Oct - 31st Dec  From 1st Jan - 30th Apr  
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Deluxe 270 333 282 357

 

 For Itinerary 2 (3 days/2 nights)

Cabin type From 1st Oct - 31st Dec  From 1st Jan - 30th Apr   
Single cabin Double cabin Single cabin Double cabin
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Itinerary 1

 

Itinerary 2

 

Inclusions:

-         Welcome drink

-         Breakfast, lunch, dinner as mentioned

-         Entrance fee

-         01 night accommodation on board 

-         Boat insurance

-         Kayaking

Exclusions:

-         Personal expenses

-         Extra drinks

-         All service non-clearly mentioned 

-         Shuttle bus

 

 

Inclusions:

-         Welcome drink

-         Luxury en-suited cabin with A/C, hot water

-         All meals on boat

-         Tea and coffee free

-         Guide on board

-         Kayaking

-          Entrance fee

 Exclusions:

-         Personal expenses

-         Extra drinks

-         All service non-clearly mentioned 

-         Shuttle bus

 

Extra services:

Private Transfer Hanoi – Hon Gai – Hanoi: 115USD/ 4seat car, 150USD/ 7 seat car, 160USD/ 16 seat van

Shuttle bus: 25 USD/pax/round trips

 

Notes:

  1. Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
  2. Swimming or kayaking excursions may be cancelled or replaced by biking or trekking tour on Cat Ba Island due to poor weather. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  3. Meals onboard are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood and international. Guests should advise any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
  4. 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.
  5. Children who have their traveling documents attached to parent's passport must travel with the parent. Credit cards accepted on board: Amex, Visa and MasterCard.
  6. Surcharge of 25% will be added for cruises on December 24 & 31 and Lunar New Year Eve.

 

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