Oriental Sails

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Oriental Sails
Oriental Sails

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Built in 2007 in ancient Vietnamese style, Oriental Sails features 16 deluxe cabins of traditional styling combined with modern facilities and comfort. The boat boasts rattan & wooden furnishings, a multitude of windows for amazing views from the inside, and a panoramic upper deck allowing different activities with the beauty of  Halong Bay as a backdrop.

Oriental Sails
Oriental Sails

Oriental Sails Cruise Facts

  • Length: 38m
  • Width: 8 m
  • Height: 9 m
  • Desk1: 12 cabins and kitchen/ Desk 2: 4 cabins with connecting doors, Bar and restaurant
  • Sundeck: Tanning chairs, wooden bar
  • Cabin Facilities: Comfort bedding, Air – con, Private Bath, Bar, and rustic rattan furnishings
  • Generator: 4.500KVA
  • Cruising speed: 8 nautical knots per hour
  • Crew: 12 persons

Oriental Sails Accommodation

Total number of cabins: 16 deluxe cabin (connecting cabins are available)
Total passengers: 32

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Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L,D)

07.30 – 08.30 Pick up at hotels in Hanoi Old Quarters (included) and start the 3 hour-and-a-half drive to Halong Bay
12.00 – 12.30 Embark on Oriental Sails followed by cruise briefing
13.00 – 15.30 Savor a delectable lunch as Oriental Sails cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Turtle Island …
15.30 – 17.30 Visit Amazing Cave(Sung Sot Cave) and kayak along the hidden parts of the bay
17.30 – 19.00 Go swimming, snap photos or just relax as the sun starts to set
19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around.
Overnight on board.

Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B,L)

06.00 – 07.00 Start your day with swimming, exercise or photo hunt
07.00 – 11.00 Have breakfast at sunrise. Cruise through Drum Cave Island, Man’s Head Islet, Van Gia Fishing Village and then head back to the Harbor
Disembark Oriental Sails at around 11h00
12.00 – 16.30 Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30

Price for group tour (USD/pax) 

Cabin Twin/double Single Supplement
Price/pax $119/pax $40/pax
Pick up & drop off Included

Inclusions:

  • Shuttle bus Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi with A/C (No bus: discount 10USD/pax)
  • Accommodation Deluxe Cabin on Oriental Sails.
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief.
  • Insurance on board.
  • Tai Chi.
  • Meal: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Sightseeing Halong Bay and other points of interests.
  • Activities Swimming, Cave Explorations.
  • 1 hour kayaking (2 pax/double kayak)
  • Tour guide & Cruise service

Exclusions:

  • Drinks.
  • Gratuities and personal expenses.

Tour Note:

  • What to bring: Original passport, swimming suites, sun glasses, insect repellent
  • Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.
  • The itinerary may be subject to change due to the bad weather condition

[tab:3-day itinerary]

Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay (L/D)

07.30 – 08.30 Pick up at hotels in Hanoi Old Quarters (included) and start the 3 hour-and-a-half drive to Halong Bay
12.00 – 12.30 Embark on Oriental Sails followed by cruise briefing
13.00 – 15.30 Savor a delectable lunch as Oriental Sails cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock,
Dog Rock and Incense Burner, to name a few
15.30 – 17.30 Visit Amazing Cave and kayak along the hidden parts of the bay
17.30 – 19.00 Go swimming, snap photos or just relax as the sun starts to set
19.00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around. Overnight on board

Day 2: Lan Ha Bay (B, L, D)

07.00 – 08.00 Have breakfast on boat
08.30 – 09.00 Transfer to day boat for a cruise to Lan Ha Bay

Option 1: Rock-climbing with Western instructors
10.15 – 12.30 Kayaking around Moody’s Beach area.
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch and transfer to Thap Ngiem (Hai Pai Beach)
13.45 – 15.30 Rock Climb on Hai Pai Beach (option kayaking)

Option 2: Relaxing & kayaking
Have the whole day relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Van Boi beach, Ba Cat beach, and leisure
kayak around the Lan Ha Bay.

16.30 – 17.00 Cruise back to the main boat.
19.00 Enjoy dinner. Overnight on board

Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B)

06.00 – 07.00 Start your day with swimming, exercise or photo hunt
07.00 – 11.00 Have breakfast at sunrise. Cruise through Drum Cave Island, Man’s Head Islet, Van Gia Fishing
Village and then head back to the Harbor. Disembark Oriental Sails at around 11h00
12.00 – 16.30 Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30

Price for group tour (USD/pax)  –  Valid until 30 Sept 2012

Cabin

Price/pax

Single Supplement

Rock Climbing

239

80

Kayaking

209

80

Inclusions:

  • Shuttle bus Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi with A/C (No bus: discount 10USD/pax)
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Accommodation on board (on twin /double basis)
  • Pick-up and transfer by A/C vehicle.
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • 1 hour kayaking (2 pax/double kayak)
  • Welcome drink, fresh fruit.

Exclusions:

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities and personal expenses.

Tour Note:

  • All rates are in US$ per person.
  • Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing bed with parents.
  • Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children (5-8 years) sharing bed with parents.(maximum 1child/couple, 2nd kid are full charged).
  • Children from 09 years old are full charged at adult price
  • The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
  • Special request (diet or vegetarian, …) should be sent before your departure date.