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Mon Chéri Cruise 5 star: Unique 2 Days Halong bay & Cat Ba island

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    What to Expect

    Day 1: Hanoi - Halong - Lan Ha Bay

    Stop At: Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Vietnam
    12:00 noon time: Embark Mon Chéri Cruises at Got Pier, Cat Hai, Hai Phong. The cruise will sail whilst you have lunch in Mon Cheri's luxury restaurant, enjoying the beauty of the canals on the way to Halong Bay.

    3:00PM: Arrive at the Light and Dark Caves, where you can kayak or enjoy a bamboo boat ride. Return to Mon Chéri Cruises and swim near the ship.

    5:30PM: Return to the cruise where you can admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin and enjoy a complimentary sunset party. Take part in a cooking demonstration to learn about our Vietnamese cuisine.

    7:00PM: A great dining experience awaits you.

    8:30PM-0:00AM: Learn how to fish for squid or relax in your room. Stay overnight on board.

    Duration: 18 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at an Ocean Suite Balcony onboard luxury Mon Cheri Cruises.

    Day 2: Lan Ha Bay - Cat Ba island - Hanoi

    Stop At: Cat Ba Island, Cat Ba 180000 Vietnam
    Wake up early in the morning for the sunset and join the Tai Chi class at 6:00AM, then enjoy a buffet breakfast.

    8:40AM: Visit Cat ba island. You are taken by bus to visit the most beautiful stalagmite and stalactite cave, located in Cat Ba National Park.

    10:30AM: Return the boat and check out the cabin. Then have brunch in restaurant while the boat sails back to pier. We settle the bill at the end of trip.

    11:30AM: Disembark the boat and return to port.

    12.00PM: Arrive at port

    Note: If guests would like to book the transfer from Hanoi to the cruise and return, please contact the cruise to reserve.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight at an Ocean Suite Balcony onboard Mon Cheri Cruise.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Quang Ninh Province, Quang Ninh Province

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up and drop off at all hotels in Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam.
    Departure Time
    12:00 PM
    2 days
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • 2x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • Accommodation as per itinerary
    • Overnight accommodation
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Local taxes
    • Bottled water
    • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
    • Guide
    • All activities
    • Local guide
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Entry/Admission - Lan Ha Bay
    • Entry/Admission - Cat Ba Island
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Limousine transfers from hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to cruise 20USD/person/one way
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant meals not included
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We loved being on the Mon Cherie. From the start they picked us up in their luxury comfortable van to the pier, up till the time we check in onboard. Please note though that the buffet is not halal, although they advertise to be the...More

    Thank MrsCiliPadi
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We had a lovely time on Mon Cheri. Even though it was raining a little it didnt deter from having a great experience. The staff were outstanding. Couldn't do enough for you. The food was excellent and plenty of it. I had a back massage...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Paula S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I booked this tour with a group of my friends and we all had such a fantastic time. The boat is like a 5 star hotel on water and the facilities were great. The kayaking activity through the bay was incredible. We also got a...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Dageavu
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay with Mon Cheri cruise. Everything from the room through to service was excellent!More

    Thank Lou-SoFine
    MonCheriCruises, Owner at Mon Cheri Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Lou-SoFine, Thank you so much for taking time to share with us your wonderful stay with Mon Cheri Cruises. I am delighted to see that you are pleased with everything on the boat. We always hope to have more times to welcome you back...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a fantastic two days on the Mon Chéri cruise. Every part of the experience was well thought through to create the best customer experience. From pre cruise communication and transfer from Hanoi through to the excursions - we couldn’t fault anything. The staff...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank CarolyncR123
    MonCheriCruises, Owner at Mon Cheri Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

    Dear CarolyncR123, I would like to say thank you very much for sharing with us your nice trip on Mon Cheri Cruises for travelers worldwide. I am happy to know how much you loved your stay with us by your wonderful compliment from the initial...More

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