Set sail through the spectacular landscape of Lan Ha Bay & Ha Long bay with our Capella – the best leisure & recreation cruise of the bay. As well as the ship’s design was a combination of a luxury superyacht and Indochina ambiance, the cruise itinerary also offers a harmony of relaxing in the magical landscape and experience our exclusive entertaining facilities.
DAY 1: TUAN CHAU – HA LONG – LAN HA BAY – AO ECH
11:30 Warmly welcomed by Capella team in Tuan Chau pier. Complete the check-in procedure.
12:15 Get transfer to the Capella cruise by a tender boat. Cruise briefing before check-into our suite cabins.
13:00 Buffet lunch served at Harmony of the Sea Restaurant (vegetarian and special diet catered for). As the cruise departs towards Lan Ha bay, absorb yourself in the beautiful scenery with amazing limestone surroundings.
15:15 Cruise anchors for outdoor activities. Free access to our high-grade entertaining facilities including Oasis Pool and Jacuzzi; Floating Ocean Pool; Inflatable Water Slide; Kayak; Mini-golf course
17:30 Happy hours at the Spirit of the Sea Lounge and the Ocean Sky Sundeck. Enjoy freshly prepared canapés with some complimentary splendid drink while waiting for the sunset.
19:00 A gourmet dinner menu in delighted fusion cuisine served at Harmony of the Sea Restaurant
20:30 Free to enjoy our onboard recreations such as the Cigar & Poker room; Night Squid Fishing; Boarding game or movie watching at the Spirit of the Sea Lounge… We spend a peaceful night on board the Capella cruise.
DAY 2: LAN HA BAY – VIET HAI VILLAGE
06:15 Tai-chi exercise at Ocean Sky Sundeck to welcome a new day.
07:15 A light breakfast is served at the Harmony of the Sea Restaurant.
08:00 Cruise towards Viet Hai pier, where we’ll take an opportunity to explore the local life of an ancient village.
08:30 Arrive at the pier, you’ll choose to take a ride by bicycle or electric cart to Viet Hai village. The 6km-ride takes you along a beautiful lagoon and a lovely cave to the hidden village of Viet Hai. Spend your time wandering around and have some chit-chat with local villages.
12:00 Back to the cruise and enjoy your lunch on-board
14:00 The boat anchors at the center of Lan Ha bay, it’s time for more swimming, kayaking or just lying on a small & pristine beach and watch the cloud drift by.
16:30 Back to the cruise, time for your relaxing and wait for the sunset, maybe with a cocktail in hand.
19:00 Indulge a fine-dining experience at Harmony of the Sea Restaurant
20:30 Free to enjoy our onboard recreations such as the Cigar & Poker room; Night Squid Fishing; Boarding game or movie watching at the Spirit of the Sea Lounge… We spend a peaceful night on board the Capella cruise
DAY 3: DARK & BRIGHT CAVE – LAN HA BAY – TUAN CHAU
06:00 Tai-chi exercise at Ocean Sky Sundeck to welcome a new day.
06:15 A light breakfast is served at the Harmony of the Sea Restaurant.
07:15 Visit the Dark & Bright cave by traditional rowing bamboo boats. Cruising to Bright Cave, you will see an angled passageway opening the cave at water level and a serene round lake surrounded by lush trees and precipitous stone cliffs.
08:45 Back to Capella Cruise, shower, and downtime.
09:30 Cabin check-out procedure while cruising towards the port
09:45 Buffet brunch at Harmony of the Sea Restaurant after check-out.
11:00 Back to Tuan Chau pier by tender boat. Farewell
» 2-night accommodation at a Capella’s suite cabin (all featured with private balcony/terrace and ocean-view bathtub)
» All dining experiences on-board: 3 lunch buffet, 2 dinners & 2 breakfasts.
» Sunset party with refreshment in happy hours (17:30 – 19:00)
» Free access to the cruise recreation facilities: Oasis Pool & Jacuzzi; the floating Ocean pool; Inflatable water slide; Mini-golf course; Cigar & Poker Club.
» Various activities: morning Tai Chi class, cave visiting by rowing boat, squid fishing, swimming, and kayaking
» Visiting Viet Hai village by bicycles or electric-carts
» Service of an English-speaking guide on board
» All entrance fee & permission fee
» Round trip transfer Hanoi – Tuan Chau
» Usage of Stand-up paddleboard
» Usage of the Sea Melody Mini-theatre room
» Personal expense and gratuities
NOTES ABOUT CRUISE PROGRAM AND SERVICE
About the cruise program & activities
- The itinerary can be changed without prior notice.
- The time frame of this itinerary is relative, concrete time will be informed on a cruise before departure time.
- All activities are included and optional. You can stay on the boat and relax instead of joining outside activities.
About food & beverage on board
- All meals onboard are included as clearly stated in the program
- Standard menus onboard are served for all customers. If there is a special food request, please inform us at least 24 hours before departure.
Personal documents and belongings
- Not to be missed: Invalid ID card/Passport (necessary for check-in)
- Advisory outfits: sunglasses, sunscreen, hat, sneakers, swimming suit