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Halong Carina Cruise

General Facilities
+ Internal telephone system
+ Umbrellas
+ Life jackets
+ Fire extinguishers
+ Fire alarm system
+ First Aid facilities
+ Kayaks
+ Tenders
 
Crew
+ Cruise Manager and front of house team = 2
+ F&B team =4
+ Housekeeping team =2
+ Guide =1
 
Cabins and cabin facilities
*  9 luxurious en-suite cabins
+ 5cabins lower deck
+ 4cabins middle desk
* all cabins have windows with panoramic bay views
 
+ Welcome drink on arrival
+ Complimentary bottles of mineral water 
+ Individually controlled air conditioning 
+ En-suite luxury bathroom with shower cubicle
+ Full bathroom amenities 
+ Electric shaver outlet (220 voltage) 
+ Fully stocked mini bar 
+ Safety deposit box 
+ In house phone (internal calls only) 
+ Wardrobe 
+ Hairdryer 
 
Restaurant and Bar
Our indoor restaurant seats up to 20. Relax and unwind. Enjoy pre-dinner or after-dinner drinks, relax, browse our selection of books and magazines or watch a DVD on the plasma TV.  The bar is fully stocked with fine wines, spirits, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
Traditional Vietnamese cuisine and have a drink while the sun sets over Ha Long Bay
 
Sundeck 
The sundeck, situated on the top deck, is the perfect spot to view the lime scale peaks, lagoons, grottos and emerald sea. Relax on our cosy sun lounges and enjoy the cool sea breeze.
Uniquely - we also turn part of the sundeck into an outdoor restaurant where you can dine under the stars and which means the Carina gives you the choice of indoor and outdoor dining
 
Amenities
 With perfect attention to detail; all aspects of your stay on board have been meticulously planned. All cabins are en-suite with hot showers and full bathroom amenities, towels and luxury linens.  The junk is fully air conditioned throughout, storage space, gourmet restaurant and fully stocked bar. Equipped with all the comforts you desire, the Carina is your home from home while you cruise the Bay.  

Halong Bay With Carina Cruise
Itinerary 2 Days - 1 Night

DAY ONE (lunch, dinner)

07:45 - 0808.30 Our guide will meet you at your hotel. Mini bus or private car pick up.
Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. You will have a chance to take photos. Comfort break. The time from Hanoi to Halong bay is approximately 3 ½ hours.
12 NOON Arriving Halong Bay. Welcome aboard The Carina. Meet the captain, crew and join us for a welcome cocktail as we tell you about life onboard.
Check into your cabin. Time to refresh and unwind. 
Set sail as lunch is prepared by our chef. Join us for a relaxing lunch in the restaurant or on the outdoor dining area. Enjoy the stunning views of the Bay, its dramatic limestone islands as we sail through the calm waters.
 
Afternoon
While we make our way to Bai Tu Long Bay, relax on the sundeck and watch the world go by or take an afternoon nap in your cabin. Early afternoon arrive at Vong Vieng floating fishing village.
Drop anchor. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community.
Disembark and travel on the sampans rowed by the local people. They will be your guides through their fishing village where you can meet the locals, visit the school and pearl farms. See at first-hand what life is like living on the water. We are proud of our working partnership with, and support of this community. Back on board The Carina we head towards Halong Bay. 
We drop anchor in the calm waters surrounded by islets
Opportunity to go swimming in the clear warm waters or go kayaking. Kayaking is suitable for all levels and ages. Our expert will run through the safety procedures and after a basic paddling lesson our experienced guide will lead you to explore the Bay, its lagoons and beaches.
For those who prefer a relaxing afternoon, make the most of sunbathing on deck

Early evening
Back on board, enjoy the sunset with evening cocktails and fresh fruit.
Take an opportunity to refresh and then join friends for a pre-dinner drink in the bar.
Dinner is served in the restaurant or outdoor dining area if the weather is permitted, which is a gastronomic delight. After dinner, unwind in the bar where there is a selection of books, magazines and board games or  watch a movie on our plasma TV; join some of our team to go cuttle fishing at night or take a late night swim under the stars.  Accommodation and overnight on junk. 

DAY TWO (breakfast, lunch)

06:30 am For the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sun deck. Tai chi helps focus the mind and condition the body and there is no better environment to practice this than amongst the limestone peaks and islands.
Take an opportunity to view the sunrise over the Bay or have an early morning swim.
Breakfast, coffee, tea served.
After breakfast we sail through the waters and pass by a number of caves including Trong (Drum) cave, Trinh Nu (Virgin) cave, Coc Ngoi (Toad) cave and we drop anchor at Surprise (Sung Sot) Cave.
Disembark and visit Surprise Cave located on Bo Hon Island. It is one of the widest grottoes in Ha Long Bay with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites.
  
10:00 am We board The Carina again. Take time to refresh and relax before checking out. Bags can be left in the luggage store. An early lunch is served.
  
12 noon Return to the shore and disembark from The Carina as our crew say farewell.
Transfer to minibus or private and return to Hanoi.
Arrival back at your hotel approximately 16:30/17:00

Price:
 
Number in Group Valid till April. 2014
Price per person in US$ in party of
2 4-6 7-10 11-15 Single Supplement
Deluxe 180 175 170 165 +50
Prenium 190 185 180 175 +50
Charter 2500 (Maximum 20 Persons/ship)
 
Number in Group Valid from 1st May 2014 to 31st July. 2014
Price per person in US$ in party of
2 4-6 7-10 11-15 Single Supplement
Deluxe 170 165 160 155 +50
Prenium 180 175 170 165 +50
Charter 2500 (Maximum 20 Persons/ship)

Included:
+ Full equipped luxury en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
+ All meals on board
+ Complimentary mineral water
+ Complimentary morning tea and coffee
+ Welcome drink
+ Tai Chi
+ Cookery demonstrations (on request)
+ Entrance and sightseeing fees
+ Kayaking
+ Fishing equipment
+ English speaking guide
 
Excluded:
+ Drinks
+ Tips and other personal expenses
+ All other services not clearly mentioned above

Halong Bay With Carina Cruise
Itinerary 3 Days - 2 Nights 

DAY ONE (lunch, dinner)

07:45 - 0808.30 Our guide will meet you at your hotel. Mini bus or private car pick up.
Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. You will have a chance to take photos. Comfort break. The time from Hanoi to Halong bay is approximately 3 ½ hours.
12 NOON Arriving Halong Bay. Welcome aboard The Carina. Meet the captain, crew and join us for a welcome cocktail as we tell you about life onboard.
Check into your cabin. Time to refresh and unwind. 
Set sail as lunch is prepared by our chef. Join us for a relaxing lunch in the restaurant or on the outdoor dining area. Enjoy the stunning views of the Bay, its dramatic limestone islands as we sail through the calm waters.
 
Afternoon
While we make our way to Bai Tu Long Bay, relax on the sundeck and watch the world go by or take an afternoon nap in your cabin. Early afternoon arrive at Vong Vieng floating fishing village.
Drop anchor. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community.
Disembark and travel on the sampans rowed by the local people. They will be your guides through their fishing village where you can meet the locals, visit the school and pearl farms. See at first-hand what life is like living on the water. We are proud of our working partnership with, and support of this community. Back on board The Carina we head towards Halong Bay. 
We drop anchor in the calm waters surrounded by islets
Opportunity to go swimming in the clear warm waters or go kayaking. Kayaking is suitable for all levels and ages. Our expert will run through the safety procedures and after a basic paddling lesson our experienced guide will lead you to explore the Bay, its lagoons and beaches.
For those who prefer a relaxing afternoon, make the most of sunbathing on deck

Early evening
Back on board, enjoy the sunset with evening cocktails and fresh fruit.
Take an opportunity to refresh and then join friends for a pre-dinner drink in the bar.
Dinner is served in the restaurant or outdoor dining area if the weather is permitted, which is a gastronomic delight. After dinner, unwind in the bar where there is a selection of books, magazines and board games or  watch a movie on our plasma TV; join some of our team to go cuttle fishing at night or take a late night swim under the stars.  Accommodation and overnight on junk. 

DAY TWO (breakfast, BBQ, dinner)

06:30 am For the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sun deck. Tai chi helps focus the mind and condition the body and there is no better environment to practice this than amongst the limestone peaks and islands. Take an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay or have an early morning swim. Breakfast, coffee, tea is served.
After breakfast, transfer from The Carina to a smaller boat which will take you to one of the more remote and secluded parts of the Lan Ha Bay waters and islands. Our guide will take you on a kayaking tour of the waters. There is no better way to discover the lagoons, the coral reef, beaches and limestone peaks. Or sunbathe on one of the secluded beaches, go swimming.
During the morning our chef and crew will prepare a special BBQ lunch on the private beach (depends on the weather). After lunch we will discover Ho Ba Ham Islet in Lan Ha Bay whichborders the Gulf of Tonkin. Our local guide will take you on a tour of the local community, Van Gia fishing village and lagoons.
16:00 pm Back on board The Carina, take time to refresh and relax.

Early evening
Enjoy the sunset with evening cocktails and fresh fruit. Dinner is served in the restaurant or outdoor dining area. After dinner, unwind in the bar where there is a selection of books, magazines, board games, watch a movie on our plasma TV; join some of our team to go night fishing or take a late night swim under the stars. 
Accommodation and overnight on junk.
 
DAY THREE (breakfast, lunch)

06:30 am For the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sun deck. Tai chi helps focus the mind and condition the body and there is no better environment to practice this than amongst the limestone peaks and islands.
Take an opportunity to view the sunrise over the Bay or have an early morning swim.
Breakfast, coffee, tea served. After breakfast we sail through the waters and pass by a number of caves including Trong (Drum) cave, Trinh Nu (Virgin) cave, Coc Ngoi (Toad) cave and we drop anchor at Surprise (Sung Sot) Cave.
Disembark and visit Surprise Cave located on Bo Hon Island. It is one of the widest grottoes in Ha Long Bay with thousands of stalactites and stalagmites.
10:00 am We board The Carina again. Take time to refresh and relax before checking out. Bags can be left in the luggage store. An early lunch is served.
12 noon Return to the shore and disembark from The Carina as our crew say farewell. Transfer to minibus or private and return to Hanoi.
Arrival back at your hotel approximately 16:30/17:00 

Price:

Number in Group Valid till April. 2014
Price per person in US$ in party of
2 4-6 7-10 11-15 Single Supplement
Deluxe 270 265 260 255 +90
Prenium 280 275 270 265 +90
Charter 4300(Maximum 20 Persons/ship)
 
Number in Group Valid from 1st May 2014 to 31st July. 2014
Price per person in US$ in party of
2 4-6 7-10 11-15 Single Supplement
Deluxe 260 275 270 265 +90
Prenium 275 270 265 260 +90
Charter 4300(Maximum 20 Persons/ship)


Included:
+ Full equipped luxury en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
+ All meals on board
+ Complimentary mineral water
+ Complimentary morning tea and coffee
+ Welcome drink
+ Tai Chi
+ Cookery demonstrations (on request)
+ Entrance and sightseeing fees
+ Kayaking
+ Fishing equipment
+ English speaking guide
 
Excluded:
+ Drinks
+ Tips and other personal expenses
+ All other services not clearly mentioned above