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Aurora Cruise






Halong Bay, is also known as”the bay where the dragon descends into the sea”, is a wonderful tourist attract site in the Gulf of Tonkin. More than 2,000 islands, islets and limestone formations rise from the emerald waters, remarkably shaped by wind and waves.

The best way to discover the natural beauty of the bay is on board our newly built Aurora Cruise, designed to give you the best service you could possibly expect to. Watch the scenery go by with a nice glass of wine and do as much or as little as you feel like on your holiday.

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Halong Bay, is also known as"the bay where the dragon descends into the sea", is a wonderful tourist attract site in the Gulf of Tonkin. More than 2,000 islands, islets and limestone formations rise from the emerald waters, remarkably shaped by wind and waves.

The best way to discover the natural beauty of the bay is on board our newly built Aurora Cruise, designed to give you the best service you could possibly expect to. Watch the scenery go by with a nice glass of wine and do as much or as little as you feel like on your holiday.

Aurora Cruise combines charm and great comfort with traditional style junk.

Our crews provide you with first-class service throughout the length of your journey. That makes your vacation be a truly unique and unforgettable experience.

Founded in 2011, Aurora Cruise mainly operates from it’s headquarter in Hanoi. Book your holiday online, or visit our local sellers in Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City.

DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – AURORA CRUISES (L, D)
8:00 – 8:30 Our shuttle bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel. Travel to Ha Long city for about 3.5 hours.
10:00 Take a short break at a stopover.
12:00 Upon Halong City arrival, Transferred by tender to Aurora Cruise – enjoy welcome drink. Receive cruise briefing, check into cabins and begin your cruise.
12:45 The fresh sea food lunch served on board while the junk cruises via Bai Tu Long Bay, passing by thousands of stunning islands, islets rising from emerald water…
14:30 A Visiting to Vung Vieng Floating Village by local sampan (01 hour) or Kayak into the village then return to the vessel for your leisure.
16:00 Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets for swimming and snorkeling.
17:00 Enjoy the complimentary sunset party on the sundeck with local wine and fresh fruits.
17:30 Join cooking class demonstration on board.
19:00 Dinner is served in the restaurant.
21:00 Relaxing on your cabin or join the on board activities: film entertainment, light music for dancing in the dining room (please book in advance with your tour guide), board games and playing cards are available. You might also try your luck at squid fishing from the boat. Overnight on board.

DAY 2: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)
7:30 Breakfast, coffee and tea served, while sailing to Sung Sot cave.
8:30 Drop anchor to explore Sung Sot cave (Surprising cave).
9:30 Back to our boat, relax before checking out. Set sails to cruise back Halong city, passing by Thien Cung, Dau Go Caves and Fighting Cock Rock…
10:30 Lunch is served on board.
12:00 Disembark at the harbor, Halong city. Take our shuttle bus to return to Hanoi.
16:00 Arrival back at your hotel or home. Trip ends

Cabin type Price per person in US$ based on Double/ Twin sharing cabin
High Season 1 Nov,2012 - 30 Apr, 2013 Low Season 1 May, 2013 – 31 Oct, 2013
Deluxe 100 82
Deluxe Bay View 122 110
Family Triple (cabins included 1 double bed & 1 single bed for 3 persons only) 135 125

Included

Full furnished deluxe en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
All meals on board (02 Lunches, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast)
Complimentary morning tea and coffee.
Complimentary bottled water in the room.
Complimentary bottled water in the bus.
Welcome drink.
Free room upgrade to Luxe Aurora Cruises upon the availability.
Cookery demonstrations.
Entrance and sightseeing fees.
Kayaking.
Fishing equipment, movie, games...
English speaking guide.
Shuttle bus (round trip) Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi.
Fruits and local wine party.
On board insurance, tax and service charges.

Excluded

Airfares, car transfers and hotel accommodation.
Visa arrangements.
Beverages.
Extra meals on request.
Tips and other personal expenses.
All services are not mentioned above.

Children Policy

The child under 04 years old is free of charge applicable for 1 (one) children sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra mattress), one child per cabin.
The child from 04 to 12 years old is 75 percent of the adult rate, applicable for 1 (one) child sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra Mattress), limited to one child per cabin.
Children 12 years old and over will be charged at the adult rate.

Trip note

Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change without any refund due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
Swimming or kayaking excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather.
Unused services are not subject to a refund.
Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
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.
Shuttle bus: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi (pickup and drop off only at guests’ hotels, homes in the Old Quarter,

What to bring

Sun block.
Camera + Film.
Insect repellent.
Original Passport.
A wide brimmed hat.
Swimming costume.
Sun glasses

DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – AURORA CRUISES (L, D)
8:00 – 8:30 Our shuttle bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel. Travel to Ha Long city for about 3.5 hours.
10:00 Take a short break at a stopover.
12:00 Upon Halong City arrival, Transferred by tender to Aurora Cruise – enjoy welcome drink. Receive cruise briefing, check into cabins and begin your cruise.
12:45 The fresh sea food lunch served on board while the junk cruises via Bai Tu Long Bay, passing by thousands of stunning islands, islets rising from emerald water…
14:30 A Visiting to Vung Vieng Floating Village by local sampan (01 hour) or Kayak into the village then return to the vessel for your leisure.
16:00 Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets for swimming and snorkeling.
17:00 Enjoy the complimentary sunset party on the sundeck with local wine and fresh fruits.
17:30 Join cooking class demonstration on board.
19:00 Dinner is served in the restaurant.
21:00 Relaxing on your cabin or join the on board activities: film entertainment, light music for dancing in the dining room (please book in advance with your tour guide), board games and playing cards are available. You might also try your luck at squid fishing from the boat. Overnight on board.

DAY 2: FULL DAY KAYAKING ON LAN HA BAY (B, L, D)
7:30 Breakfast, coffee and tea served,
8:30 Transfered to a smaller boat for full day cruising. Guided kayaking, swimming...
12:00 Lunch is served on board.
14:00 Discover Ba Trai Dao Beach or sunbathe on one of the natural secluded beaches (private, wild and fresh air). You also can optionally take kayaking or swimming.
15:30 Cruise around Titop island. Optional short trek to the top, from there, you can have over view of Halong bay and Halong city.
16:30 Return to Aurora Cruise, take time to refresh and relax.
17:00 Enjoy the complimentary sunset party on the sundeck with local wine and fresh fruits.
17:30 Join Cooking demonstrations.
19:00 Dinner is served in the restaurant.
21:00 Retire to your cabin or join the fishing excursion, watch a movie, have a drink at the bar, internet access or play exciting games. Overnight on board..

DAY 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)
7:30 Breakfast, coffee and tea served, while sailing to Sung Sot cave.
8:30 Drop anchor to explore Sung Sot cave (Surprising cave).
9:30 Back to our boat, relax before checking out. Set sails to cruise back Halong city, passing by Thien Cung, Dau Go Caves and Fighting Cock Rock…
10:30 Lunch is served on board.
12:00 Disembark at the harbor, Halong city. Take our shuttle bus to return to Hanoi.
16:00 Arrival back at your hotel or home. Trip ends

Cabin type Price per person in US$ based on Double/ Twin sharing cabin
High Season 1 Nov,2012 - 30 Apr, 2013 Low Season 1 May, 2013 – 31 Oct, 2013
Deluxe 192 165
Deluxe Bay View 206 199
Family Triple (cabins included 1 double bed & 1 single bed for 3 persons only) 221 215

Included

Full furnished deluxe en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water.
All meals on board (03 Lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts).
Complimentary morning tea and coffee.
Complimentary bottled water in the room.
Complimentary bottled water in the bus.
Welcome drink.
Cookery class on board.
Free room upgrade to Luxe Aurora Cruises upon the availability.
Entrance and sightseeing fees.
Kayaking.
Sampan boat row.
Fishing equipment, movie, exciting games.
English speaking guide.
Shuttle bus (round trip) Hanoi – Halong - Hanoi
Fruits and local wine party.
On board insurance, tax and service charges.

Excluded

Airfares, car transfers and hotel accommodation.
Visa arrangements.
Beverages.
Extra meals on request.
Tips and other personal expenses.
All services are not mentioned above.

Children Policy

The child under 04 years old is free of charge applicable for 1 (one) children sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra mattress), one child per cabin.
The child from 04 to 12 years old is 75 percent of the adult rate, applicable for 1 (one) child sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra Mattress), limited to one child per cabin.
Children 12 years old and over will be charged at the adult rate.

Trip note

Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change without any refund due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
Swimming or kayaking excursions may be cancelled due to poor weather.
Unused services are not subject to a refund.
Meals on board are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should advise of any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least one (1) week prior to the cruise date.
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.
Shuttle bus: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi (pickup and drop off only at guests’ hotels, homes in the Old Quarter.

What to bring

Sun block.
Camera + Film.
Insect repellent.
Original Passport.
A wide brimmed hat.
Swimming costume.
Sun glasses

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