PHOENIX LUXURY CRUISER 10 CABINS

PHOENIX LUXURY CRUISER 10 CABINS

Introduction:
A newly built wooden junk, Halong Phoenix Luxury is well designed to balance traditional and luxurious styles to offer a comfortable cruise trip on the tranquil waters of Halong Bay. 
 
Launched the May of 2013, Halong Phoenix Luxury, sister of Halong Phoenix Cruiser, is offering a pioneering new generation of vessel with both up-comprising quality and luxurious standard. The vessel brings travelers 4 star cruise services to experience Halong Bay, with reasonable price, in a very comfortable way. The entire boat is fitted international standards while maintaining traditional Vietnamese Junk styling, creating the perfect balance of modern comforts and nostalgic ambiance. It is a large vessel, spacious and very stable; you will find yourself particularly cozy on it.
 
Cabins:
Featuring 10 cabins, lavishly furnished with comfortable bedding, private western standards bathroom, safe box, qualified accessories, and all offer panoramic view through large windows.
 
Cabins on boat are distributed as bellow:
 
             
4 Suites: 14 sqm, king size bed, shower cabin, raining shower, A/
2 Double: 13 sqm, queen size bed, bathroom, raining shower, A/C.
4 Twins: 13 sqm, all convertible into double, 90 x 200 cm beds, shower cabin, raining shower, A/C
 
 
Food & Beverage:
Located right at the prow, the comfortable settings of its dining room offer romantic and panoramic views to the beautiful waters and gorgeous limestone formations of the bay. Meals on the Phoenix Luxury reflect the traditional Vietnamese cuisine and seasonal fresh seafood that the bay has to offer.
 
Throughout your cruise, bars in the dining room and on the sundeck ensure satisfaction for every thirst. A lengthy wine list caters to all tastes. For beer drinkers there is a range of international and local brews. Alternatively enjoy a coffee served hot or iced depending on the climate. A pot of green tea adds an additional authentic touch. With the elegant decorations, holiday music, gourmet meals and bubbling wines. The boat features all the traditional trimmings, plus gourmet variations on all your holiday favorites! Relax, dine, and listen to the tranquilness of the bay played by the Mother Nature and make your holiday great moments to remember!
 
Activities:
Intensively focus on cruising an unique route, the Phoenix Luxury passes by most highlight spots and offer kayaking in every of its itineraries. We use sit-on-top kayak for relax paddle in 2 day trip and sit-in kayak for cave visiting, beach breaks and lagoon explorations in 3 day trip.
 
 
 
On the top deck you will find an open sitting area and sun deck with breathtaking views. While you are basking on the sun deck our friendly staff will pamper you with cool drinks and freshly cooked delicacies.
 
Safety:
Highest security standard is already provided through state-of-the-art equipments and a continuous coaching of their crews. Phoenix Luxury is operating the latest electronic devices to operate safe cruises in all sea and weather conditions: sonar’s and radars, engines’ control and fire detection will prevent any sort of possible damage on the boats. Every cabin is full-equipped with alarm devices linked to a central monitoring system, smoke sensors and fire extinguishers, hydrants and hoses, life jackets and clear emergency instructions. 

  ITINERARY:

Highlights: 
• The longest consecutive cruising routes 
• Enjoy 2 cruising routes at 1 program (authorized route 1 & 2)
• The Cruiser passes over the iconic site of route 1
• Enjoy the authentic cruising of route 2 with your cruise only
• Exotic activities onboard 
• Various pampered recreations on wild beach and islets
• Well experienced full time tour guide

Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)

Am:     Our pick up time is from 8h00 to 8h30, then depart your hotel for 3.5 hours driving, passing the Red River and the country side of the delta to reach Halong Bay. Board the Phoenix Luxury and sip on a welcome drink before checking in your cabin then begin your cruise through the bay.

Pm:    A delicious lunch would be served while you are cruising among hundreds of islands and gorgeously natural settings, limestone bedrocks and sheer cliffs of tiny islets. You will pass by Duck and Thumb islets, then Coconut Island - the only soil island in the World Heritage Site. 

When the boat stops at Luom Bo area, you’ll kayak in the turquoise waters of Cat Ba National Park and it is optional to swim on the sandy beach of the Coconut Island. As the sun sets, relax and enjoy our happy hour as we keep cruising to Fairy Lake (Ho Dong Tien) area and anchor for the night. 

Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)

Am:     Early risers would love to enjoy an oasis of calm in Halong Bay with no distractions of worldly concerns. This morning you will visit the most imposing grottos of the bay – Surprising (Sung Sot) Cave. 

On our way back, your group would have fun learning how to make real Vietnamese’s spring rolls before a wholesome lunch as the boat weaves through strange-shaped rock formations, passing by famous islands highlighted with fanciful names: Fighting Cocks (symbol of Halong Bay), Incense Burner, and Stone Dogs.

Pm:     Arrive back at the Tuan Chau International Marina, your driver take you back to Hanoi. Trip ends at your hotel around 17h00.

Tips: For your own convenience during a 2 day trip, please kindly leave your big suitcases at your hotel. Your receptionist would be delighted to keep your stuffs in their storage until you come back next day.

Tour Price:

Quotation in USD per cabin:
(Valid until: Dec 31st, 2014)

Cabin Type

Double

Single

US$

VND

US$

VND

Luxury

350

7,402,000

235

4,970,000

Suite

395

8,354,000

265

5,604,000

Exchange rate: 1 USD = 21,150 VND

Our prices include:
All entrance fees
Guiding services provided by professional English speaking guide
Brand new international standard sit-on-top kayak
Kayak instructions by our kayak expert guide
Overnight on en-suite Halong Phoenix Luxury cabin
Seafood and local Vietnamese meals as specified (01 Breakfast, 02 Lunches and 01 Dinner)
Taxi fare to morning meeting point (if needed)

Our prices do NOT include:
Transfer to/from Halong City : US$ 25 or 525,000 VND / person
Drinks, personal expenses and anything not clearly mentioned in the above list.
VAT (10%) and service charge (5%)

Children policy: 
Children under 4-years old will be free of charge (Maximum of 1 child)
Children from 4 up to 8 years old:
- Sharing bed with parents will be charged 50% adult price
- Sharing cabin with adult will be charged 70% adult price
9 years old and older will be charged as adults
Two children under 9 years old sharing a cabin will be charged 75% of the full cabin rate

Compulsory diners:
Surcharge US$ 45 (945,000 VND) per person for compulsory dinner on following periods:
December 24th, 2014
December 31st, 2014
Jan 30th, 2014

Trip Notes:

What to bring on your 2 days / 1 nights Halong Cruise:

A valid passport
Water and snacks
Hat, sunglasses, swimming suite, eco-friendly sunscreen, beach towel
Changing clothes
Warm clothes in winter, really
Comfortable shoes/sandals for visits and hikes
Money for drinks (major credit cards accepted too)
 
Important notes about our 3 days / 2 nights Halong Cruise:

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.
As passengers will be pick up from various locations; as the transfer to and from Halong City depends on road conditions; and as the cruise departure depends on the port authorities’ green light, we might have to apologies for waiting times.
Onboard, Vietnamese dishes made of fresh seasonal products and seafood are served for lunches and dinners. Guests should advise of allergies or dietary requirements at the moment of the booking.
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.
For your own convenience, please kindly leave your large suitcase in your hotel storage.
3G network is not available in the southern part of the bay (kayaking spots in Lan Ha bay)
Halong Phoenix Cruiser will not take responsibility for loss and theft. For your peace of mind, please use the safe box located in your cabin.
Major credit cards are accepted onboard (Amex, Visa, and Mastercard)

 Highlights: 

• Unique and less touristy kayak areas further to Lan Ha bay & Catba national park
• Relaxing & enjoyable cruise 
• Professional kayak gear & equipment
• BBQ lunch with stunning view to the turquoise water bay
• Exotic activities onboard 
• Various pampered recreations on wild beach and islets
• Well experienced full time tour guide

Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L, D)

Am:      Our pick up time is from 8h00 to 8h30, then depart your hotel for 3.5 hours driving, passing the Red River and the country side of the delta to reach Halong Bay. Board the Phoenix Luxury and sip on a welcome drink before checking in your cabin then begin your cruise through the bay.

Pm:     A delicious lunch would be served while you are cruising among hundreds of islands and gorgeously natural settings, limestone bedrocks and sheer cliffs of tiny islets. You will pass by Duck and Thumb islets, then Coconut Island - the only soil island in the World Heritage Site. 

When the boat stop at Luom Bo area, you’ll kayak in the turquoise waters of Cat Ba National Park and it is optional to swim on the sandy beach of the Coconut Island. As the sun sets, relax and enjoy our happy hour as we keep cruising to Fairy Lake (Ho Dong Tien) area and anchor for the night. 

Day 2: Ho Dong Tien – Ba Trai Dao – Ho Ba Ham – Ho Dong Tien (B, L, D)

Am:     Early rise for the stunning vista of the serene bay, enjoy an oasis of calm in Halong Bay with no distractions of worldly concerns.Today, you’ll kayak in Ba Trai Dao and Ho Ba Ham areas (Lan Ha Bay). 

Leave Phoenix Luxury on a kayak support-boat to cruise down to the Southern of Halong Bay, we pass by the famous Frog and Chop Stick Islands then start paddling around 10h00. The guided round trip lead you to different corners of Lan Ha Bay, pass by several beaches and lagoons. After paddling for about 2 hours, we break on a private beach, swim and relax before lunch.

Pm:     Crossing the channel to another kayaking area – Ho Ba Ham, where you will kayak for 2 more hours. The quiet atmosphere and the beautifully calm waters of this area is truly rewarding for both kayak and nature lovers.

In the later afternoon, we are passing Cua Van floating village on our way cruising back to the overnight boat. Arrive at Phoenix Luxury around 17h30, you can now treat yourself a beer or a cold drink after a stretched-arms-day.

Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)

Am:     You would love to get up early to enjoy beautiful morning of Ho Dong Tien again. This morning you will visit the most imposing grottos of the bay – Surprising (Sung Sot) Cave. 

On our way back, your group would have fun learning how to make real Vietnamese’s spring rolls before a wholesome lunch as the boat weaves through strange-shaped rock formations, passing by famous islands highlighted with fanciful names: Fighting Cocks (symbol of Halong Bay), Incense Burner, and Stone Dogs.

Pm:      Arrive back at the Tuan Chau International Marina, your driver take you back to Hanoi. Trip ends at your hotel around 17h00.

Tips: For your own convenience during a 3 day trip, please kindly leave your big suitcases at your hotel. Your receptionist would be delighted to keep your stuffs in their storage until you come back.

Tour Price:

Quotation in USD per cabin:
(Valid until: Dec 31st, 2014)

Cabin Type

Double

Single

US$

VND

US$

VND

Luxury

580

12,260,000

410

8,670,000

Suite

620

13,110,000

440

9,300,000

Exchange rate: 1 USD = 21,150 VND

Our prices include:
All entrance fees
Guiding services provided by professional English speaking guide
Brand new international standard sit-on-top kayak
Kayak instructions by our kayak expert guide
Professional sit-in-kayak and gears on second day
Two nights stay on Halong Phoenix Luxury
Seafood and local Vietnamese meals as specified (02 Breakfasts, 03Lunches and 02 Dinners)
Taxi fare to morning meeting point (if needed)

Our prices do NOT include:
Transfer to/from Halong City : US$ 25 or 525,000 VND / person
Drinks, personal expenses and anything not clearly mentioned in the above list.
VAT (10%) and service charge (5%)

Children policy: 
Children under 4-years old will be free of charge (Maximum of 1 child)
Children from 4 up to 8 years old:
- Sharing bed with parents will be charged 50% adult price
- Sharing cabin with adult will be charged 70% adult price
9 years old and older will be charged as adults
Two children under 9 years old sharing a cabin will be charged 75% of the full cabin rate

Compulsory diners:
Surcharge US$ 45 (945,000 VND) per person for compulsory dinner on following periods:
December 24th, 2014
December 31st, 2014
Jan 30th, 2014

Trip Notes:

What to bring on your 3 days / 2 nights Halong Cruise:

A valid passport
Water and snacks
Hat, sunglasses, swimming suite, eco-friendly sunscreen, beach towel
Changing clothes
Warm clothes in winter, really
Comfortable shoes/sandals for visits and hikes
Money for drinks (major credit cards accepted too)
 
Important notes about our 3 days / 2 nights Halong Cruise:

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.
As passengers will be pick up from various locations; as the transfer to and from Halong City depends on road conditions; and as the cruise departure depends on the port authorities’ green light, we might have to apologies for waiting times.
Onboard, Vietnamese dishes made of fresh seasonal products and seafood are served for lunches and dinners. Guests should advise of allergies or dietary requirements at the moment of the booking.
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.
For your own convenience, please kindly leave your large suitcase in your hotel storage.
3G network is not available in the southern part of the bay (kayaking spots in Lan Ha bay)
Halong Phoenix Cruiser will not take responsibility for loss and theft. For your peace of mind, please use the safe box located in your cabin.
Major credit cards are accepted onboard (Amex, Visa, and Mastercard)