You will be picked up from your hotel in Hanoi at 8:00 am and go for a 3.5-hour drive through the scenic Red River Delta to Ha Long City.
12.00 - 12.30: Arrive at Tuan Chau Tourist Wharf. Transfer to La Vela Cruise
12.30: Welcome drink, cruise briefing, safety instruction and cabin check-ins. Your fabulous Halong excursion commences
13.30 - 14.30 Enjoy the buffet lunch onboard while the cruise sails passing by magnificent sceneries of the World Heritage Site
15.00 – 16.00 Explore Sung Sot Cave - Hiking up and down 600 steps to the magnificent limestone formations of the biggest and most marvelous cave in Halong Bay.
16.00 - 16.45 Back to the vessel and continue sailing. Enjoy your relaxing time aboard, among the magnificence of the Heritage Site. A wide range of fine wine or spirits are served in the open-air bar on the sundeck.
17.30: Participate in La Vela cooking class under the attentive instruction of our top chef, to discover the Vietnamese cuisine of traditional spring rolls.
19.30: Time for dinner and evening entertainments: bar, spa, squid fishing and overnight on the cruise.