Welcome to Ha Long Bay

Calypso Cruise

 
view calypso cruise

4 star

The myth of Calypso has been inspirited into the Calypso Cruiser. “Glamour” and “Grandeur” are best to characterize Calypso. The cruiser features 12 luxury cabins, all finely equipped, and exposed to the widest view of the Bay; a restaurant features a feast for the senses; and a panoramic sundeck allowing different activities with the beauty of Halong Bay as backdrop.

Brief Boat Specifications:

- Built: 2009

- Design concept: traditional wooden style

- Length: 33m / Width: 8m / Height: 9m

- Deck 1: 8 cabins and kitchen

- Dec k 2: 4 cabins + Bar and restaurant

- Average cabin size: 12.5 sqm

- Sundeck: Tanning chairs, wooden bar

- Cabins Facilities: comfort bedding, Air-con, Private Bath, bar, and rustic rattan furnishings

- Generator: 4.500KVA / Cruising speed: 8 nautical knots per hour

- Crew: 12

Sized from 12.5sqm, all Calypso cabins are selectively equipped to confine fine bedding, and are well recognized with expansive windows to be exposed to the widest views of the bay. Acknowledging the views are constantly changing, the bathroom is also widely exposed to the views to ensure every moment of yours counts.

- Total number of Cabins: 12

- Total Passenger Capacity: 24

 

Description
 

  • Built: 2009
  • Design concept: traditional wooden style
  • Length: 33m / Width: 8m / Height: 9m
  • Deck 1: 8 cabins and kitchen
  • Deck 2: 4 cabins + Bar and restaurant
  • Connecting door is available
  • Average cabin size: 12.5 sqm
  • Sundeck: Tanning chairs, wooden bar
  • Cabins Facilities: comfort bedding, Air-con, Private Bath, bar, and rustic rattan furnishings
  • Generator: 4.500KVA / Cruising speed: 8 nautical knots per hour
  • Crew: 12

Sized from 12.5sqm, all Calypso cabins are selectively equipped to confine fine bedding, and are well recognized with expansive windows to be exposed to the widest views of the bay. Acknowledging the views are constantly changing, the bathroom is also widely exposed to the views to ensure every moment of yours counts.

  • Total number of Cabins: 12
  • Total Passenger Capacity: 24

Cabin Amenities

  • Individually controlled Air-Conditioning Wardrobe
  • Hot and Cold Shower Complimentary Bottled Water
  • Toilet Slippers
  • Toiletries Fire Extinguisher

Dining Room

  • Cuisine Vietnamese Seafood & Various International Dishes
  • Breakfast 08:00 – 8:30 daily
  • Lunch 13:00 – 14:00 daily
  • Dinner 19:00 – 20:00 daily
  • Seating capacity 24 passengers

Dining - Featuring a feast for the senses

The Calypso restaurant offers freshly-caught delicious seafood and other specialties to celebrate the fullest enjoyment of your sail-away. Fine cuisine mingles with friendly staffs, calm water, X-breeze and stunning view of thousands of islets around for a truly unforgettable experience.

Sundeck - No better elsewhere

There’s properly no better else in the world, as the views from the Sundeck are breath-taking, panoramic and constant-changing. The Sundeck offers ideal space and atmosphere to enjoy sunbath, to socialize, to snap great pictures of Halong Bay, to sip a refreshing cocktail while gazing at the rock formations reflected in the crystal clear water of the bay, or just simply lazing as the sun starts to set.

Activities - Enriching the body and the soul

Swimming and kayaking in the crystal waters of Halong Bay are integral experience during your time with Calypso.
Regular events like guest’s birthdays, honeymoon celebrations, Halloween, National days, Christmas, New Year and like such are well attended to ensure your fullest enjoyment and excitement during your valuable time onboard.

  • Cooking demonstration
  • Taichi class
  • Internet access
  • Massage service
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Night fishing
Day 1:         Hanoi – Halong Bay (Lunch and Dinner)
08h00 – 08h30    Pick-up at hotel and start the 3 hour-and-a-half drive to Halong Bay
12h00 – 12h30    Embark on Calypso Cruiser followed by cruise briefing
13h00 – 15h30    Savor a sumptuous lunch as Calypso Cruiser cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Dog Rock and Incense Burner…
15h30 – 17h30    Visit Amazing Cave
17h30 – 19h00    Enjoy drinks on Sundeck, snap photos the overview of Halong Bay, go swimming or just relax as the sun starts to set.
Those who fancy some experience in cooking Vietnamese dishes can join in our brief Vietnamese cooking course on board while having some free wine.
19h00        Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around. 
Overnight on board in a tranquil area. (Evening activities available: night squid fishing, karaoke, dancing…)
 
Day 2:         Halong Bay – Hanoi (Breakfast and Lunch)
06h00 – 07h00    Start your day with swimming, exercise or photo hunt
07h00 – 11h00    Have breakfast at sunrise. Check out cabin at 9h30 AM
Get your hand on some kayaking, visiting Luon cave, swimming.
Option:     For those who do not fancy kayaking can visit the Titop Island to enjoy the panorama view of Halong Bay or just relax, swim at the Ti-top beach. 
Head back to the Harbor.
Disembark Calypso Cruiser at around 11h00
12h00 – 16h30    Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30. Drop until hotel in Hanoi. Good bye & see you again!
(Transfer direct to airport is available. Upon requests)
 
*** Connecting family rooms are subject to availability upon request
 
Rate 2 days / 1 night ( Rate in USD / per person )
Cabin Type 01st Oct 2015 to 30th April 2016 01st May to 30th Sep, 2015  
Single cabin Double cabin Single cabin Double cabin
Deluxe cabin $150 $120 / per person $180 $135 / per person Book now

 

Inclusions 
  • Welcome drink, fresh fruit and towel upon check in the cruise
  • Meals as mentioned (01 breakfast, 02 lunches, 01 dinner)
  • Accommodation on board (on twin /double basis) 
  • Shuttle Bus: Pick-up and transfer by air-condition vehicle
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees & sightseeing tickets
  • Kayaking to explore tunnel caves
  • Body and luggage insurance
  • All taxes & services charge

Exclusions

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Pre-post accommodation in Hanoi
  • Visa arrangements
  • Tipping

 

Attention
What to bring: Original passport, swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent 
Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure. 

The itinerary may be subject to change due to the bad weather condition.

 

Day 1:         Hanoi – Halong Bay (Lunch / Dinner)
08h00 – 08h30    Pick-up at hotel and start the 3 and half hour drive to Halong Bay
10:00: Having a short break in the middle way. 30 minutes
12h00 – 12h30    Embark on Calypso Cruiser followed by cruise briefing
13h00 – 15h30    Savor a sumptuous lunch as Calypso Cruiser cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Dog Rock and Incense Burner…
15h30 – 17h30    Visit Amazing Cave
17h30 – 19h00    Enjoy drinks on Sundeck, snap photos the overview of Halong Bay, go swimming or just relax as the sun starts to set.
Those who fancy some experience in cooking Vietnamese dishes can join in our brief Vietnamese cooking course on board while having some free wine.
19h00 – 22h30    Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around. 
Overnight on board in a tranquil area. (Evening activities available: night squid fishing, karaoke, dancing…)
 
Day 2:     Halong – Lan Ha Bay (Breakfast /Lunch /Dinner)
07h00 – 08h00     Have breakfast on boat
08h30 – 09h00     Transfer to day boat for a cruise to Lan Ha Bay
 
Option 1:     Kayaking-Rock climbing with Western instructors
10h15 – 12h30          Kayak on Moody’s Beach
13h00 – 14h00          Lunch and transfer to Thap Ngiem (Hai Pai Beach)
14h15 – 16h30          Rock Climb on Hai Pai Beach (option kayaking)
 
Option 2:     Relaxing & kayaking
Have the whole day relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Van Boi beach, Ba Cat beach, and leisure kayak around the Lan Ha Bay.
16h00 - 16h30    Cruise back to the main boat.
19h00 - 22h30    Enjoy dinner, party, fishing or just lazing and overnight on board
 
Day 3:         Halong Bay – Hanoi (Breakfast / Lunch)
06h00 – 07h00    Start your day with swimming, exercise or photo hunt
07h00 – 11h00    Have breakfast at sunrise. Check out cabin at 9h30 AM 
Get your hand on some kayaking, visiting Luon cave, swimming.
Option:     For those who do not fancy kayaking can visit the Titop Island to enjoy the panorama view of Halong Bay or just relax, swim at the beach. 
Head back to the Harbor.
Disembark Calypso Cruiser at around 11h00
12h00 – 16h30    Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30. Finish unforgettable Halong Bay trip at hotel in Hanoi.
(Airport transfer directly is available. Upon requests)
 
*** Connecting family rooms are subject to availability upon request. 
 
Rate 3 days / 2 nights ( Rate in USD / per person )
Cabin Type 01st Oct 2015 to 30th April 2016 01st May to 30th Sep, 2015  
Single cabin Double cabin Single cabin Double cabin
Deluxe cabin $386 $235 / per person $355 $250 / per person Book now

 

Inclusions 
  • Welcome drink, fresh fruit and towel upon check in the cruise
  • Meals as mentioned (02 breakfast, 03 lunches, 02 dinners)
  • Accommodation on board (on twin /double basis) 
  • Shuttle Bus: Pick-up and transfer by air-condition vehicle
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees & sightseeing tickets
  • Kayaking to explore tunnel caves
  • Body and luggage insurance
  • All taxes & services charge

Exclusions

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities and personal expenses
  • Pre-post accommodation in Hanoi
  • Visa arrangements
  • Tipping

 

Attention
What to bring: Original passport, swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent 
Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure. 
The itinerary may be subject to change due to the bad weather condition. 
 

calypso

Calypso 

calypso cruiser view

Calypso overview

calypso cabin

Double Cabin

calypso cabin 2

Double Cabin

calypso cabin 3

Connecting Cabin

calypso cabin 5

Twin Cabin

calypso entrance

Welcome to Calypso

calypso exterior

Sundeck

corridor cruiser

Corridor

calypso cabin 6

Restaurant

calypso restaurant

Meal Set up

calypso cabin 2

Restaurant

calypso activities 56

Relaxed on sundeck

calypso activities 23

Relaxed

calypso activities 12

Spa & Massage Cabin

calypso activities 68

Taichi -Kungfu Class

calypso sundeck

Sundeck

calypso activities 89

Deco Meal

calypso activities 69

Dinner in cave

calypso activities 16

Dinner in cave

calypso activities 88

Rock climbing Team

calypso activities 99

Rock climbing

   

 

Author: halongtourvietnam.org

Source: halongtourvietnam.org

 
Total notes of this article: 60 in 12 rating
: 5 - 12
Click on stars to rate this article

Newer articles

 

Halong Bay Tour by

seaplane to halong bay

              Seaplanes

Map

map sidebar

Weather

halong weathers

Entering HaLong Bay From

halongbay cruise ship

      International Ships

Vietnam Overland

sapa tours

Hanoi Tours

hanoi tours

Hanoi Transfer Service

hanoi airport pick up

hanoi transfer service

 
TOP