La Pinta Cruises

Welcome to La Pinta Cruises

Personalized journeys from start to finish

24/7 Support

Every detail taken care of

Classic Style
 Mid-size expedition yachts

 

 

24-hour front desk and room service
Bar Lounge
Private bathroom
Ball room

 

 

Buffet and American breakfast

Experience & Indulge in Activities on deck and off deck

 

 

16 cabins

Deluxe Ocean View

Executive Ocean View

Premium Family Connecting

La Pinta Suite

 

 

Highlights

  • Explore a quiet paradise - Lan Ha Bay
  • Learn how to make traditional Vietnamese food
  • Squid fishing
  • Enjoy swimming and kayaking on the crystal clear water as well as relaxing on the sundeck
  • Take part in an on-board cooking class and learn traditional Vietnamese dishes
  • Cycle in Viet Hai Village
  • Local wine experience

What’s included

  • Luxury Cabin
  • Private transport in air-conditioned vehicles
  • All meals including, breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Entrance fees, performances, boat trips & excursions
  • Local English-speaking guides

Use this itinerary to inspire your bespoke journey

2 Day 1 Night  Itinerary Aboard La Pinta Cruises

Explore one of the largest and the most beautiful caves on Halong Bay. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking on the vast sea, and exploring the natural beauty of many Islets. Moreover, you will also have a chance to join our Cooking class to challenge your skills in preparing a very famous Vietnamese dish – Spring roll.

Explore Cat Ba national park visiting Trung Trang cave one of the largest and the most beautiful caves on Cat Ba archipelago. Nothing is more enjoyable than free kayaking & swimming on the vast sea, and exploring bight & dark cave by bamboo rowing boat and the natural beauty of many Islets. More than, you will also have a chance to join our Cooking class to challenge your skills in preparing a very famous Vietnamese dish – Spring roll & watching magic show in the evening.

Day 1

Hanoi – Halong Bay

9:00-9:30 Optional pick-up arrangement around Hanoi old quarter* by La Pinta Limousine service team. Check-up guests list, personal belongings then depart.

9:30-11:45 Heading on the new national highway 5B from Hanoi capital to Cat Hai island.

11:45 Limo arrives at Got Pier, La Pinta lounge staff offer tea break (tea, lemon juice or purified bottled water).

12:00 Transfers to La Pinta Cruise.

12:15 On board La Pinta Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink then receive cruise briefing and safety instructions before check-in.

12:30 Savor a delicious lunch at the restaurant (our menus mostly cater specialties of Vietnamese and some international cuisines) while enjoying the beauty of the canals and islets on the way such as Da Chong, Con Vit and Gia Luan.

14:15 We progress to Trung Trang cave by our bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave.

17:00 La Pinta Cruise gets in the less populated area at Tra Bau where is located in Lan Ha Bay. You will enjoy the green emerald and cool water by swimming & Kayaking…

18:30 Join La Pinta chefs for a cooking show where you could learn how to make of some Vietnamese traditional dishes and taste it. Also, you are welcome to take part in our special activity** or any activity at your choice.

19:30 Dinner is served on board.

20:30-23:00 After finishing dinner, you could view the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, watching magic show, enjoy drinks from the bar while watching Top Gear Vietnam Special – a TV series by BBC or try your luck at squid fishing. Or you could also grab some drinks and have your leisure time outside your cabin private balcony. Overnight on board.

 

 

Day 2

Hanoi – Halong Bay -Lan Ha Bay

6:00 Wake up in the middle of the bay, inhale the fresh air, watch the sunrise on broad horizon and admire the breathtaking seascape.

6:30 You would spend about 10 minutes travelling on our tender to nearby fishing area. The tender maintains a distance of 20-30m (60-90 ft) away from the Chã. On sea scape you could observe a man and a woman in fishery classic costume netting within 20 minutes. On tender you could take photos, making your own video clip of this performance or lime stone islets on the bay

7:00 Back to the cruise and have a light breakfast buffet.

8:00 Transfersto Dark &Bright cave, explore this lovely cave by bamboo boats.

8:45 Back onto cruise, please join our special activity** or any activity at your choice on board.

9:15 Pack & check-out.

9:45 Farewellbrunch is served at the restaurant. You could observe the scenes at different angles and grab this chance to do a photo hunting as the boat slowly cruises passing by many islets of Halong Bay on her waterway back to pier.

11:45 La Pinta cruise returns at Got Pier.

12:00 Disembark and say goodbye to the cruise.

12h:15 Transfer back to Hanoi by Limo service (optional)

14:30 Arrive in Hanoi old quarter*, drop off at your hotel.
Trip ends here, yet La Pinta crew would love to see you soon!

 

 

X Personal expenses, tips, and gratuities

X Other services not mentioned above

X Other beverages

X Travel Insurance

X Airfares, Airport transfer

X Visa stamp fee

3 Days 2 Nights Cruise Itinerary Aboard La Pinta Cruises

Taking a rest in the bay of Wonders, relaxing on the crystal blue ocean or charming white sand beaches, you will soon forget all the pressure and enjoy your journey to the land of pleasure: wonderful landscapes, fresh and tasty seafood, peaceful atmosphere. This will sure be a special vacation for you!

  • Day 1

    Hanoi – Halong Bay – Cat Ba Island

    9:00-9:30 Optional pick-up arrangement around Hanoi old quarter* by La Pinta Limousine service team. Check-up guests list, personal belongings then depart.

    9:30-11:45 Heading on the new national highway 5B from Hanoi capital to Cat Hai island.

    11:45 Limo arrives at Got Pier, La Pinta lounge staff offer tea break (tea, lemon juice or purified bottled water).

    12:00 Transfers to La Pinta Cruise.

    12:15 On board La Pinta Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink then receive cruise briefing and safety instructions before check-in.

    12:30 Savor a delicious lunch at the restaurant (our menus mostly cater specialties of Vietnamese and some international cuisines) while enjoying the beauty of the canals and islets on the way such as Da Chong, Con Vit and Gia Luan.

    14:15  We progress to Trung Trang cave by our bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave.

    17:00 La Pinta Cruise gets in the less populated area at Tra Bau where is located in Lan Ha Bay. You will enjoy the green emerald and cool water by swimming & Kayaking.

    18:30 Join La Pinta chefs for a cooking show where you could learn how to make of some Vietnamese traditional dishes and taste it. Also, you are welcome to take part in our special activity** or any activity at your choice.

    19:30 Dinner is served on board.

    20:30-23:00 After finishing dinner, you could view the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, watching magic show, enjoy drinks from the bar while watching Top Gear Vietnam Special – a TV series by BBC or try your luck at squid fishing. Or you could also grab some drinks and have your leisure time outside your cabin private balcony. Overnight on board.

     

  • Day 2

    Ca Ba Island – Lan Ha Bay

    7:15 Light buffet breakfast is served on board.

    8:15 Start your excursion with a boat trip to Lan Ha Bay for sightseeing.

    9:30 The boat docks at Viet Hai pier. Passengers choose bicycles or electric cars to travel 3,5 km into the village. Viet Hai village is in a valley within Cat Ba National Reserve.

    10:00 You could either shoot photos, video or walking old houses. Meeting village folks to observe local daily life is another suggestion. In summer it is beautiful rice field, winter time you may do some trekking on lime stone cliffs and mountains.

    11:30 Local lunch is served with fresh sea foods and local foods.

    13:00 Enjoy a ride on bicycles or electric cars back toViet Hai pier.

    13:30 Our trip boat takes you to Van Boi- a small beach nearby. Here you can do some kayaking or swimming.

    15:30 Back onto day trip boat to transfer to La Pinta Cruise.

    17:00 Cruise to anchor place in Rang Dua. Free time to relax, join a cooking classic or take part in our special activity** on sundeck (if weather permits).

    19:30 2nddinner on board.

    20:30-23:00 After finishing dinner, you could view the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic music, enjoy drinks from the bar while watching Top Gear Vietnam Special – a TV series by BBC or try your luck at squid fishing. Or you could also grab some drinks and have your leisure time outside your cabin private balcony. Overnight on board.

     

  • Day 3

    Halong Bay – Hanoi

    6:00 – Wake up in the middle of the bay, inhale the fresh air, watch the sunrise on broad horizon and admire the breathtaking seascape.

    6:30 – You would spend about 10 minutes travelling on our tender to nearby fishing area. The tender maintains a distance of 20-30m (60-90 ft) away from the Chã. On sea scape you could observe a man and a woman in fishery classic costume netting within 20 minutes. On tender you could take photos, making your own video clip of this performance or lime stone islets on the bay.

    7:00 – Back to the cruise.

    7:15 – Breakfast with light buffet.

    8:00 – Transfers to Dark &Bright cave, explore this lovely cave by bamboo boats.

    8:45 – Back onto cruise, please join our special activity** or any activity at your choice on board.

    9:15 – Pack & check-out.

    9:45 – Farewell brunch is served at the restaurant. You could observe the scenes at different angles and grab this chance to do a photo hunting as the boat slowly cruises passing by many islets of Halong Bay on her waterway back to pier.

    11:45 – La Pinta cruise returns at Got Pier.

    12:00 – Disembark and say goodbye to the cruise.

    12:15 – Transfer back to Hanoi by Luxury Bus (optional).

    Afternoon:

    14:30 – Arrive in Hanoi old quarter*, drop off at your hotel. Trip ends here, yet La Pinta crew would love to see you soon!

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