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Maya Cruise

Lan Ha Bay – Da Chong Islet – Viet Hai Village – Ba Trai Dao Beach – Dark & Bright Cave

Launched in 2017, Proudly Maya Cruise is known as the most luxury Halong Cat Ba Cruise. And this unique 4-star plus cruise caters the top-notch services on the schedule of Cat Ba Island, Lan Ha Bay & Halong bay and there is also the 2nd pioneering luxury of vessel with both uncompromising quality and safety standards being run by Minh Long Cruise company. Rooted from the Arabic characters, The “Maya” would be inscribed as “Maja” referring to the “Mother” and according to our Asian worshipping culture, Mother means the proliferation, protection & accumulation for the people and here is the major reason why we take the Maya to name for our vessel with a hope of peace & prosperity.

This charming princess was made in a very famous & reputable shipyard in Hai Phong & designed in a combination between Vietnamese traditional style and the French architecture. We are one of few cruises operating in both Cat Ba island and Halong Bay with fully equipment, the highest safety standards with sonar, radars. Each cabin is provided modern alarm devices linked to a central monitoring system, smoke sensor, fire extinguishers, hydrant and hoses, life jacket and clear emergency instructions. Our Maya Cruises will take you to pass by the most famous tourist attractions that can’t be missed in Vietnam’s northern tour program.

Cruise Itinerary

2 days
Maya Cruise 2 Days 1 Night Lan Ha Bay – Da Chong Islet – Tra Bau Area – Dark & Bright Cave

Day 01: Hanoi – Lan Ha Bay – Da Chong Islet – Tra Bau Area

09:00: You will be pick up from Hanoi Old Quarter to take the highway to Got Port, Haiphong

12:00: Transfer by tender to the MAYA CRUISE. On the way to the main boat, you will have a chance to see Cai Trap canal.

12:15: We welcome our guests onboard the MAYA CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Lan Ha Bay & Ha Long Bay.

12:40: MAYA CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have lunch while passing via the islets. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner.

15:00: We progress to Tra Bau area of Lan Ha Bay- a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. You can try at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay and enjoy free cocktail on Floating Bar.

17:30: Returning MAYA CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. Enjoy sun set party and Happy Hour deal

19:30: Dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21:30: Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Day 02: Dark & Bright Cave – Lan Ha Bay – Hanoi

06:00: Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve light breakfast.

Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out in canoes to explore the bay in the area where the Dark & Bright cave is situated.

09:30: Visit then return MAYA CRUISE for check-out procedures

10:00: Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

11:35: We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

12:10: We bid farewell at Got port, this is the end of the program.

14:30: Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip

Note: Please note the Cruise itinerary and program may be subject to change without prior notice

Inclusion of

  • English speaking tour guide on boat
  • Luxury Cruise Lan Ha Bay (apply for 2 days 1 night)
  • All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries, (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 light breakfast) for 2 days 1 night
  • Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Bamboo boat, swimming (if the weather permits), Squid fishing, Music entertainment,
  • Sightseeing entrance fees
  • Luxury cabin with A/C
  • Day boat for exploring Ba Trai Dao beach, Viet Hai village, kayaking and tour guide for the 2nd day of 3 days/2nights package
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin

Exclusion of

  • Luxury van Hanoi- Haiphong- Hanoi
  • Airfare, visa arrangements
  • Beauty Spa Services & Massage
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above
3 days
Maya Cruise 3 Days 2 Nights Lan Ha Bay – Da Chong Islet – Tra Bau Area – Viet Hai Village – Ba Trai Dao Beach – Dark & Bright Cave

Day 01: Hanoi – Lan Ha Bay – Da Chong Islet – Tra Bau Area

09:00: You will be pick up from Hanoi Old Quarter to take the highway to Got Port.

12:00: Transfer by tender to the MAYA CRUISE. On the way to the main boat, you will have a chance to see Cai Trap canal.

12:15: We welcome our guests onboard the MAYA CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check in. Start cruising and explore Lan Ha Bay & Ha Long Bay.

12:40: MAYA CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have lunch while passing via the islets. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner.

15:00: We progress to Tra Bau area of Lan Ha Bay- a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. You can try at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay and enjoy free cocktail on Floating Bar.

17:30: Returning MAYA CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. Enjoy sun set party and Happy Hour deal

19:30: Dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21:30: Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

Day 02: Viet Hai Village – Ba Trai Dao Beach

06:00: The day starts early onboard MAYA CRUISE with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.  Coffee, tea and pastries for light breakfast are served in the dining room with morning view of bay’s landscape, then continue our journey

08:30: Transfer to day boat for visit Viet Hai village. You will take the bicycle trip along the village path and go through rain forests and dark tunnel.  Enjoy stunning scenery of rice fields on the way. Stop at the village to relax. Visit an ancient local house, made from straw, mud, bamboo…you will have chance to see the local life on a valley of local people. Optional electric car service is available (at an extra cost).

Back to day boat for visiting Lan Ha Bay. Lunch served on day boat.

13:30: We progress to Ba Trai Dao beach area of Lan Ha Bay- a separate part of Halong Bay. This is a quiet tourist paradise in Vietnam. The region is known for its pristine beaches and spectacular beauty, having about 400 fascinating islands. Unlike the main, Ha Long Bay, the islands of Lan Ha Bay are forested, and most are small in stature.

You can try at kayaking or simply just enjoy a swim. This is a great experience, immersed in the crystal clear waters of the bay, in the Ba Trai Dao area. (if the weather permits).

16:00: Return to MAYA CRUISE. You will join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. Watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Enjoy sun set party and Happy Hour deal

19:30: Dinner is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

21:30: Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing. Overnight on board

Day 03: Dark & Bright Cave – Lan Ha Bay – Hanoi

06:00: Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve light breakfast.

Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out in canoes to explore the bay in the area where the Dark & Bright cave is situated.

09:30: Visit then return MAYA CRUISE for check-out procedures

10:00: Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

11:35: We return to the quay side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

12:10: We bid farewell at Gia Luan port, this is the end of the program.

14:00: Back to your drop-off point in Hanoi. End of the trip

Please note the Cruise itinerary and program may be subject to change without prior notice

Inclusion of

  • English speaking tour guide on boat
  • Luxury Cruise Lan Ha Bay (apply for 2 days 1 night)
  • All meals aboard as mentioned in the itineraries, (02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 light breakfast) for 2 days 1 night
  • Kayaking, Cooking class, Tai chi exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (if the weather permits), Squid fishing, Music entertainment,
  • Sightseeing entrance fees
  • Luxury cabin with A/C
  • Day boat for exploring Ba Trai Dao beach, Viet Hai village, kayaking and tour guide for the 2nd day of 3 days/2nights package
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flower and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin

Exclusion of

  • Luxury van Hanoi- Haiphong- Hanoi
  • Airfare, visa arrangements
  • Beauty Spa Services & Massage
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses

All other services not clearly mentioned above

Stateroom:

Cabin Amenities

  • Nonsmoking cabins with A/C
  • 2 daily compliment water bottles
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Life vests
  • Hammer
  • Hair-Dryer
  • In-house slipper
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety box

Fleet Launch:

  • Number of cabins: 11
  • Length: 35m
  • Width: 5m
  • Number of crew members: 25
  • Capacity: 25  passengers

Food & Dining:

Specializing in Seafood and Vietnamese cuisines, Traditional and Fusion cuisine embark on a culinary adventure with our set lunch/ dinner or even a’la’ carte menu.

Meals can also be enjoyed in guests’ rooms upon your request. All delicious meals are chosen from the fresh and local ingredients, prepared by the professional.

Time for Meals:

  • Dinner served from 7.30 PM
  • Breakfast served between 7.00 AM and 8.00 AM
  • Lunch served from 13.30 AM

Activities

  • Swimming
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Biking
  • Trekking
  • Tai Chi exercise
  • Excursions to caves, beaches
  • Games
  • Body Massage on request
  • Vietnamese cooking demonstration

Price:

2 Days 1 Night Annual Rates
(Except May to Sept)
Promotion Deal
(May to Sept)
Cruise Type Rate/ person Single Supplement Child (5-11) Rate/ person Single Supplement Child (5-11)
Maya Sapphire cabin $165 $88 $124 $143 $88 $107
Maya Ruby cabin $187 $110 $140 $165 $110 $124
Maya Diamond cabin $209 $132 $157 $187 $132 $140
3 Days 2 Nights Annual Rates
(Except May to Sept)
Promotion Deal
(May to Sept)
Cruise Type Rate/ person Single Supplement Child (5-11) Rate/ person Single Supplement Child (5-11)
Maya Sapphire cabin $319 $176 $239 $286 $176 $215
Maya Ruby cabin $363 $220 $272 $330 $220 $248
Maya Diamond cabin $407 $154 $305 $374 $264 $281

Note:

  • Surcharge US$33/person on Dec 24, 2018 & Dec 31, 2018
Price from:
$143
Price per person, based on 2 people

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