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Ginger Cruise

Ginger Cruise

Destination:
Ha Long
Price:
from 279$ from 214$
Category:
Luxury cruise
Ginger Cruise is an Indochinese 1920s classic outside and modern comfort inside yacht of 38 meter long which houses ten luxury cabins designed with window in every luxury sleeping cabins providing excellent view of Ha Long Bay; an elegant restaurant; two bars; a small library; and a massage room. Ginger Restaurant is a perfect place for anyone falling in love with Vietnamese foods to lavish international buffets. All dishes are prepared to please both the eye and the palate. Especially, on the top deck passengers will find the Sunset Bar and a spacious lounge area, perfect for our morning Tai Chi classes, weekend BBQs and sunset cocktails.
Cost in USD per cabin
Cabin type 1 January 2017 » 30 April 2017
Single Double
Superior $326 $419 Book now
Deluxe $380 $487 Book now
Cabin type 1 May 2017 » 30 September 2017
Single Double
Superior $264 $342 Book now
Deluxe $307 $395 Book now
Cabin type 1 October 2017 » 31 December 2017
Single Double
Superior $326 $419 Book now
Deluxe $380 $487 Book now

Transfer’s service:

  • Supplement for A/C Private Transfer Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi: 120USD/ 4 seats car, 130USD/ 7 seats car, 140USD/ 16 seats car, 200USD/ 25-29 seats car places, 280USD/ 45 seats car


Day 1 | Hanoi- Cua Van fishing village- Tien Ong Cave (L, D)

08:00-08:30

Make your way through the Red River Delta from Hanoi to Halong City via your transfer vehicle. Breaking time will be arranged for your best comfortable.

12:30

Boarding – Enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.

12:45-13:30

A delicious lunch will be served in our main dining room as we slowly cruise through the magnificent limestone formations which make up Halong Bay. Feast on delicious seafood and range of other delicious dishes as we make our way deeper inside Halong Bay.

Spa services are available after lunch and throughout the cruise. There is a menu of available services in your cabin. You book services with Spa staff after lunch or at any time with any of the boat’s management or guide staff.

16:00

Arrive at the Cua Van floating fishing village area. Upon arrival we will transfer by tender to Tien Ong cave. There are many caves in Halong Bay, but Tien Ong is the most recently explored and opened for public access. In 2007 a team of Vietnamese archeologists conducted extensive research which led to the discovery of human bones and artifacts dating to 10,000 – 8,000 BC. The cave has a wide, but short entrance which is said to resemble the shape of a frog’s mouth. The cave is 5 meters above sea level and is 50 meters deep and covers 1000 square meters, almost evenly split into two chambers. We will tour the cave for about 15 minutes.

From the cave we will re-board the tender and make the short trip to the village. There are two options for exploring the village. One option is to transfer on small bamboo boats rowed by the local people. The second option is to travel by kayak (self-rowed). The kayaking option is $15 per person.

17:30

Depart and sail for about 45 minutes to Luom Bo area, where we will anchor for overnight.

17:45

Our Chef will demonstrate the preparation of a particular Vietnamese cuisine in the dining room. Our guide will let you know what item will be prepared and will explain the process during the demonstration. Duration about is 20 – 30 minutes.

19:30

Your dinner this evening will be served in our main dinner.

21:00

Short presentation is given about Halong Bay in the dining room.

 

Day 2 | Titop Island –Hanoi (B, L)

6:30-07:00

Early birds are welcome to attend sunrise Tai Chi on our upper deck and it's an excellent way to get your energy levels up for today's adventures. You will be fascinated by the exquisiteness of Halong Bay in the early hours as you enjoy a coffee, tea.

07:15

Arrive at Titop Island.

07:45

Transfer by tender to the island. There is a beach for swimming and you may also hike to the top of the island for great views and photo opportunities. The hike involves walking up about 400 stone steps; it normally takes about 10-20 minutes to the top. There is a large viewing deck about half-way up with amazing panoramic views. This may be as far as you will need or want to climb, but if you wish you may continue the top. If you are hiking please be sure to wear proper footwear. We will spend about 45 minutes on the island

08:45

Upon return to the boat you will have time to freshen up and finish packing. When checking out please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). Depart for Tuan ChauMarina.

09:30

Check out of cabins at 9:30 please. Breakfast served in the dining room. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.

11:00

Disembark at Heritage Line Lounge in Tuan Chau New Marina and transfer to Noi Bai airport for your flight home. Arrive at Noi Bai airport at around 4.00 PM. End of our service

 

Price includes

  • Entrance fees, taxes, service charge
  • Welcome cocktail
  • English speaking guide on board
  • Cooking class
  • All meals on board
  • Tai Chi class

 

Price  excludes

  • Airfares, and Hotels
  • Visa Arrangements
  • Round trip of transfer from Hanoi
  • Beverages, Tips and Personal
  • Expenses
  • All other services not clearly
  • Mentioned above

 

Remark:

  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change 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.
  • Surcharge on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.
  • Ha Long early bird:
    • Bookings must be made and confirmed at least 60 days before cruising
    • No amendment/ no cancellation within 60 days before cruising date.
    • Not applicable for group, charter and series bookings
    • Cannot be combined with other promotions

 

Children’s policy: 

  • Child under 5 years old: free of charge
  • Child from 5-12 years old: applicable only if sharing a cabin with maximum of 02 adults and only 1 child maximum per cabin.

 

Cost in USD per cabin
Cabin type 1 January 2017 » 30 April 2017
Single Double
Superior $620 $713 Book now
Deluxe $670 $770 Book now
Cabin type 1 May 2017 » 30 September 2017
Single Double
Superior $499 $580 Book now
Deluxe $540 $623 Book now
Cabin type 1 October 2017 » 31 December 2017
Single Double
Superior $620 $713 Book now
Deluxe $670 $770 Book now

Transfer’s service:

 

  • Private car  Hanoi – Ha Long – Hanoi: 155USD/ 4 seats car, 160USD/ 7 seats car, 180USD/ 16 seats car, 270USD/ 25-29 seats car , 370USD/ 45 seats car


Day 1 |Hanoi- Cua Van fishing village- Tien Ong Cave (L, D) 

08:00-08:30

Make your way through the Red River Delta from Hanoi to Halong City via your transfer vehicle. Breaking time will be arranged for your best comfortable.

12:30

Boarding – Enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.

12:45-13:30

A delicious lunch will be served in our main dining room as we slowly cruise through the magnificent limestone formations which make up Halong Bay. Feast on delicious seafood and range of other delicious dishes as we make our way deeper inside Halong Bay.

Spa services are available after lunch and throughout the cruise. There is a menu of available services in your cabin. You book services with Spa staff after lunch or at any time with any of the boat’s management or guide staff.

16:00

Arrive at the Cua Van floating fishing village area. Upon arrival we will transfer by tender to Tien Ong cave. There are many caves in Halong Bay, but Tien Ong is the most recently explored and opened for public access. In 2007 a team of Vietnamese archeologists conducted extensive research which led to the discovery of human bones and artifacts dating to 10,000 – 8,000 BC. The cave has a wide, but short entrance which is said to resemble the shape of a frog’s mouth. The cave is 5 meters above sea level and is 50 meters deep and covers 1000 square meters, almost evenly split into two chambers. We will tour the cave for about 15 minutes.

From the cave we will re-board the tender and make the short trip to the village. There are two options for exploring the village. One option is to transfer on small bamboo boats rowed by the local people. The second option is to travel by kayak (self-rowed). The kayaking option is $15 per person.

17:30

Depart and sail for about 45 minutes to Luom Bo area, where we will anchor for overnight.

17:45

Our Chef will demonstrate the preparation of a particular Vietnamese cuisine in the dining room. Our guide will let you know what item will be prepared and will explain the process during the demonstration. Duration about is 20 – 30 minutes.

19:30

Your dinner this evening will be served in our main dinner.

21:00

Short presentation is given about Halong Bay in the dining room.

 

Day 2: Surprise cave-Luon Cave-Pearl farm (B, L, D)

6:30

Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

7:00

Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 20 minutes).

8:00

Transfer by tender to our day boat, Sunset. Breakfast will be served as the boat sets sail for the Surprise cave.

9:15

Arrive at the Surprise cave, the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay with 10,000 square meters, when you visit the cave like our Vietnamese house with three chambers as lobby, dining room and bedroom with most beautiful stalagmites and stalactites.We will tour the cave for about 60 minutes.

10:15

Set sail for the Luon Cave. Join the kayaking excursion to the Luon cave and surrounding waters. Kayaking duration is about 45 minutes. There will also be time for relaxing on board with beautiful scenery.

12:15

Lunch is served.

13:30

Set sail for the Pearl Farm Village, and visit Pearl Factory.

14:30

Depart form the Pearl Farm Village area and sail for the Titop island to rejoin the main boat.

15:00

Return to the main boat and free time for spa, massage and sightseeing till dinner.

17:45

Our Chef will demonstrate the preparation of a particular Vietnamese cuisine in the dining room. Our guide will let you know what item will be prepared and will explain the process during the demonstration. Duration about 20 – 30 minutes

19:30

Dinner is served.

21:00

Short presentation is given about Halong Bay in the dining room.

 

Day 3: Titop island- Ha Long Bay – Hanoi (B, L)

6:30

Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

7:00

Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 20 minutes).

7:15

Arrive at Titop Island

7:45

Transfer by tender to the island. There is a beach for swimming and you may also hike to the top of the island for great views and photo opportunities. The hike involves walking up about 400 stone steps; it normally takes about 10-15 minutes to the top. If you plan on hiking please be sure to wear proper footwear. We will spend about 45 minutes on the island.

8:45

Upon return to the boat you will have time to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). Depart for Tuan ChauMarina.

9:30

Breakfast served in the dining room. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.

11:00

Disembark atHeritage Line Lounge in Tuan Chau New Marina.

 

Price includes

  • Entrance fees, taxes, service charge
  • Welcome cocktail
  • English speaking guide on board
  • Cooking class
  • All meals on board
  • Tai Chi class

 

Price  excludes

  • Airfares, Car Transfers and Hotels
  • Kayking in Lan Ha Bay
  • Visa Arrangements
  • Beverages, Tips and Personal
  • Expenses
  • All other services not clearly
  • Mentioned above

 

Remark:

  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change 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.
  • Surcharge Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.

 

Children’s policy: 

  • Child under 5 years old: free of charge
  • Child from 5-12 years old: applicable only if sharing a cabin with maximum of 02 adults and only 1 child maximum per cabin.

Specifications

Ginger Cruise

Building materials

 

Operated since

Launch in 2006

Length

38

Width

8

Height

N/A

Depth

N/A

Dining Room

Yes

Bar/ Sundeck

Yes

Massage cabin

N/A

Number of room

10


Accommodation

Superior cabin

Deluxe cabin

There are 02 panoramic windows Available Connecting rooms for family!

Cabin size: 14.0 m2

Bed size: 02 single size bed of 110 cm x 205 cm each

Max person: 2

There are 03 panoramic windows.

Cabin size: 16.0 m2

Bed size: 01 Queen size bed of 160 cm x 205 cm

Max person: 2


Cabin Amenities (all cabin types)

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller AC
  • Panoramic windows
  • Minibar
  • In house phone
  • Deluxe amenities
  • Linen bedding
  • Glass standing shower
  • Wardrobe
  • Cotton bath robe


Services & Facilities

  • Reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Lounge amp; Library
  • IDD at the reception
  • Safe deposit box at reception
  • Spa amp; Gym
  • Luggage store facility
  • Doctor on call
  • Dial-up internet at the reception
  • Souvenir boutique


Dining Room & Bar

With its comfortable lounge chairs, fresh breeze and dazzling views, the Sundeck invite guests to lie back and relax. The Sunset Bar is a delightful place to socialize and watch the sun sink behind the bay with myriad islands. The spacious Ginger restaurant is adding the cozy ambiance with candle-lit dinner.

Onboard Activities

  • Beach visit:            Opportunity to get to a beach, swimming or hike up for a nice bay view.
  • Fishing village visit: Visit the floating village in the afternoon with exciting way of life.
  • Grotto visit:            Visit nice cave with amazing stalactite and stalagmite.
  • Sunrise Tai Chi:   Greet the day with a morning Tai Chi class, - weather permitting - on the open-air sundeck.

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