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Starlight Cruise

Starlight Cruise

Starlight Cruise

Launched in April 2013, Starlight Cruise is the newest luxury Cruise in Halong Bay. With an area of 600 m2 per deck (57.5m x 10.5 m, 4 decks), the Cruise provide ample space for only 30 luxury cabins and 02 Suites. Major facilities and services are: 02 Restaurants & Bars serving fine cuisines and drinks, 01 Wine Cellar stocked with various international wines, Massage Parlour, Recreation area, and a vast Sundeck

Itinerary

 

Day 1: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay (L - D)

12:30 - 13:00: At Hong Gai Tourist Wharf, guests check in Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall - The OS Lounge. Later embark on Starlight followed by cruise briefing.

13:00 - 15:30: Savor a delectable lunch as Starlight Cruise further along the limestone islands of Bai Tu Long Bay.

15:30 - 16:30: You are free to choose one of the below options:

Option 1: Fishing village visit

Those are interested in local daily life: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip (around 45 minutes) around Vung Vieng fishing village - one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the life of local fishermen. The village is set in closed lagoon, surrounded by mountains, excellent settings for some good photos.

Option 2: Beach and kayaking

For those who like some water activities and beach. The tender shall take you to Ban Chan beach, whe-re you can enjoy yourself on the beach, swimming or playing volleyball…, or try your hands in some kayaking in the magnificent setting for Halong Bay.

16:30 - 17:30: Return to Starlight and have bath then relax as the sun starts to set. 

17:30 - 19:00: Enjoy the Happy Hour at the bar and on the sun deck and take part in our cooking class with Starlight Chef

19:00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, night squid fishing or just laze around. Singing and dancing activities are available till 22h00.

Overnight on board at Cong Do Area

 

Day 2: Bai Tu Long – Hanoi (B - L)

06:30 - 07:00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.

07:00 - 09:00: Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Thien Canh Son Cave

09:00 - 09:30: Visit Thien Canh Son Cave – the medium size and less visited cave in Bai Tu Long Bay

09:30 - 10:00: Check-out room. Luggage can be delivered to the reception area.

10:00 - 11:00: Head back to the Harbor. Have early lunch on board.

Disembark Starlight Cruise at around 12h00.

Rate 2 days / 1 night per person, included round trip transfer

Cabin Type 01st May to 30th Sep
(Low Season)
01st Oct to 31th Dec
(High Season)
Single cabin Double cabin Single cabin Double cabin
Deluxe $ 264/person $ 170/person $ 274/person $ 190/person
Executive $ 290/person $ 190/person $ 300/person $ 210/person
Suite $ 310/person $ 209/person $ 320/person $ 229/person

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Inclusions

  • Entrance fees, Taxes and Service C-harge
  • English or French speaking guide
  • Luxury accommodation with A/C, bathtub & shower, mini bar
  • Exclusive Cruise through HalongBay
  • Welcome Cocktail
  • Vietnamese Seafood Lunch and Dinner, International Brunch Buffet
  • Sunrise Tai Chi Class
  • Starlight Cruise’s special gift
  • Insurance on board
  • Shuttle Bus pick up f-rom hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - hotel in Hanoi.

Exclusions

  • Drinks
  • Pre-post accommodation in Hanoi
  • Visa arrangements
  • Spa & Beauty services
  • Tips and Gratuities

(Transfer to airport directly is available. Upon requests)

* The above cruise itinerary is subject to change without prior notice.

Cruise hightlights: Halong bay, Three-Peaches beaches, Sung Sot cave, various activities on board

What to take: We suggest a small, lightweight daypack for cameras, extra film, and drinking water and swimming gear, passports & spending money.

 

Day 1: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay (L - D)

12:30 - 13:00: At Hong Gai Tourist Wharf, guests check in Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall - The OS Lounge. Later embark on Starlight followed by cruise briefing.

13:00 - 15:30: Savor a delectable lunch as Starlight Cruise further along the limestone islands of Bai Tu Long Bay.

15:30 - 16:30: You are free to choose one of the below options:

Option 1: Fishing village visit

Those are interested in local daily life: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip (around 45 minutes) around Vung Vieng fishing village - one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the life of local fishermen. The village is set in closed lagoon, surrounded by mountains, excellent settings for some good photos.

Option 2: Beach and kayaking

For those who like some water activities and beach. The tender shall take you to Ban Chan beach, whe-re you can enjoy yourself on the beach, swimming or playing volleyball…, or try your hands in some kayaking in the magnificent setting for Halong Bay.

16:30 - 17:30: Return to Starlight and have bath then relax as the sun starts to set. 17:30 - 19:00: Enjoy the Happy Hour at the bar and on the sun deck and take part in our cooking class with Starlight Chef

19:00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, night squid fishing or just laze around. Singing and dancing activities are available till 22h00.

Overnight on board at Cong Do Area.

 

Day 2: Bai Tu Long Bay (B - L - D)

06:30 - 07:00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck. Enjoy a cup of coffee or refresh yourselves in Bai Tu Long majestic Bay.

07:00 - 08:00: Have breakfast in the restaurant.

08:15 - 09:30: Discover the bay by one-day itinerary on our professional day boat.

9:30 - 12:00: Visit Thay Cave, coral reef reservation area, free swimming and jumping f-rom the cruise to emerald water of the Bay.

12:00 - 13:30: Have lunch on our day boat, relax for couples of minutes.

13:30 - 15:30: Follow the itinerary, Vung Ha Lagoon is chosen to be next destination. You are free to visit a water cave, relax or swim on a beach, do kayaking.

15:30 - 17:30: Transfer back to Starlight Cruise. Have dinner and night activities on board.

Over second night on board at Cong Do area.

 

Day 3: Bai Tu Long - Hanoi(B - L)

06:30 - 07:00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.

07:00 - 09:00: Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Thien Canh Son Cave

09:00 - 09:30: Visit Thien Canh Son Cave – the medium size and less visited cave in Bai Tu Long Bay

09:30 - 10:00: Check-out room. Luggage can be delivered to the reception area.

10:00 - 11:00: Head back to the Harbor. Have early lunch on board.

Disembark Starlight at around 12h00.

Rate 3 days / 2 nights

Cabin Type 01st May to 30th Sep
(Low Season)
01st Oct to 31th Dec
(High Season)
Single cabin Double cabin Single cabin Double cabin
Deluxe $ 489/person $ 330/person $ 506/person $ 343/person
Executive $ 525/person $ 365/person $ 536/person $ 379/person
Suite $ 563/person $ 402/person $ 579/person $ 419/person

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Inclusions

  • Entrance fees, Taxes and Service C-harge
  • English or French speaking guide
  • Luxury accommodation with A/C, bathtub & shower, mini bar
  • Exclusive Cruise through HalongBay
  • Welcome Cocktail
  • Vietnamese Seafood Lunch and Dinner, International Brunch Buffet (02 Breakfasts, 03 Lunches, 02 Dinners)
  • Sunrise Tai Chi Class
  • Starlight Cruise’s special gift
  • Insurance on board
  • Kayaking activity to explore tunnel caves
  • Shuttle Bus pick up at hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - hotel in Hanoi.

Exclusions

  • Drinks
  • Spa & beauty services
  • Visa arrangements
  • Pre-post accommodation in Hanoi
  • Tips and Gratuities

(Transfer directly to airport is available. Upon requests)

* The above cruise itinerary is subject to change without prior notice.

Cruise hightlights: Halong bay, Three-Peaches beaches, Sung Sot cave, various activities on board

What to take: We suggest a small, lightweight daypack for cameras, extra film, and drinking water and swimming gear, passports & spending money.

Overview

As the newest boat in Halong, Starlight was built in Apr 2013 with large room size (22 m2) including private Jacuzzi, mini golf and free photo-taking. 58 meters in length, 11 meters in width and an engine of 330 h, the Starlight is a reliable and powerful friend in every cruise. The maximum capacity is 64 passengers making Starlight a flexible cruiser and the great ideal for family holiday, old-school friends and company celebrations.

OUR UNIQUE SELLING POINTS

  • Largest room size among cruises of similar standard (22 m2 for Deluxe & Executive, 50 m2 for Suites)
  • Private in-room double Jacuzzi with view of Halong Bay
  • Wine Cellar stocked with various types of international wines
  • Currently the only ship that is double-shelled (double sides, double bottoms) à Enhanced safety
  • Wide and free Front Deck for viewing & photo shooting (not blocked by anchor system)
  • On-board mini golf

FACTS & FIGURES

  • Total Length: 58 m
  • Total Width: 10.72 m
  • Depth: 3.15 m
  • Engine: YANMAR 330 hp
  • Generator: 03 DENYO (150 KVA, 60 KVA, 45 KVA)
  • Crew: 46
  • Number of cabins: 32

TRANSPORTATION:

  • Shuttle bus service: Daily departure, pick up available at Clients’ hotels within City Center.
  • Private Car service: Available upon request

CHECKIN / CHECKOUT

  • Check in time: 01:00 pm
  • Check out time: 10:30 am

CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED: Visa, Master, American Express, Diners Club

Author: Halongtourvietnam.org

Source: halongtourvietnam.org

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