Arcady Cruise Arcady Luxury Cruise – The Best of Ha Long Bay 1 Day Tour

Arcady Luxury Cruise – The Best of Ha Long Bay 1 Day Tour


Halong Bay is a beautiful natural wonder in northern Vietnam near the Chinese border. The Bay is dotted with 1,600 limestone islands and islets and covers an area of over 1,500 sqkm. This extraordinary area was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994.




Arcady Cruise is a daily departure cruise built in August 2018. With a modern and luxurious design, Arcady Cruise meets the most stringent requirements of Vietnam’s tourism industry in terms of quality and safety. The boat is 36m long and 7m wide creating a total scale of 200m² for each deck.

Therefore, Arcady Luxury Cruise not only offers solid stability but also has a spacious area for you to have a comfortable stay during your journey to Ha Long – one of the world’s natural heritages recognized by UNESCO.


  ▸08:15-09:00 – Hotel Pick Up

Our English-speaking tour guide will pick up guests from various hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter, ranging from 08:15 AM – 09:0OAM, we try to make the pick-ups as timely as possible but with morning traffic in the Old Quarter and many hotels to collect from this time is approximate. Please be ready to help expedite this process.

  ▸10:30-10:45 – Short Lavatory Break

Quick rest stop halfway to stretch your legs, use the facilities, or grab a quick snack in case you missed breakfast (our driver appreciates a coffee break as well!) before we get back on the road and finish the drive.

  ▸11:45-12:00 – Boarding The Cruise

The bus will arrive at Tuan Chau marina and reach our pier, where our welcoming staff will be awaiting your arrival with a big smile.

  ▸12:00-13:30 – BUFFET Lunch On Board

The cruise departs from Tuan Chau harbor for a joyful journey to discover the beauty of the world heritage Ha Long Bay. Along the way, you will have a chance to pass through the grandeur of the legendary bay with thousands of limestone islands such as Dog Rock, Duck Rock, and especially Thumb Rock – a beautiful limestone islet rising from sea water in the shape of a giant thumb. Mother Nature has put Thumb Rock here to send a message of goodness to every passenger cruising in the ancient bay.

Have a Huge- BUFFET LUNCH with a variety of dishes including Seafood – Vietnamese Food.

  ▸13:30-14:30 – Explore Surprising Cave ( Amazing Cave – Sung Sot Cave )

Stop at Bo Hon Island. Our tour guide will take you to Sung Sot Cave/Surprising Cave, the largest and the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay. After about 200 steps under the forest canopy, the entrance of the cave shows up. A paradise of appearing in front of you. You will discover the cave in about 45 minutes before getting back to the cruise

(For other tourists who can’t walk much, you can stay on a cruise, chilling out on the sundeck)

  ▸14:30-15:30 – Kayaking

Cruise heads to Luon Cave. In this area, it’s time for you to heat up with kayaking (about 30 minutes kayaking) or enjoy the beautiful scenery at Hang Luong ( Creepy Cave ) with the Rowboat – which is rowed by the local people in Ha Long Bay.

  ▸15:30-17:00 – Titop Island – Titop Beach – Titop Mountain

Stop at Titop Island. One this small island, you can climb halfway up the mountain to enjoy a panoramic view of Ha Long Bay. Looking down from high above gives you a wonderful sensation; at the same time offers you a spectacular view of every corner of the bay.

  ▸16:30 – Sunset Party – Tea, Cakes, Wine, Juice, Fruits

Complimentary: Wine, Vietnamese teas, fresh fruit, juice, and little cakes to keep you satisfied until you return to Hanoi.

While the sunset starts to drop and the sky fills with deep reds, purples, and yellows, enjoy the return sail back.

  ▸17:30 – Disembark – Bus

We dock at the harbor, get back onto the busses, and cruise down the high-speed highway. A quick stop halfway, and back to Hanoi.

  ▸20:00-20:30 – Hotel Drop

We thank you for giving Arcady Luxury Cruise the chance to deliver you a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The tour guide will deliver you to the front door of the hotel of your choice in the Old Quarter.

*On weekends, some roads will not be allowed vehicles to make room for the Walking street therefore our buses will drop you off at the closest and most suitable point in the Old Quarter instead.



  • Transportation
  • Complimentary water on Bus
  • Cold towels on the boat and cave
  • Professional, enthusiastic tour guide
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Entrance fees
  • Kayak or Rowboat
  • Free karaoke service on the boat
  • Wine, fruits, biscuits, and tea at the tea time
  • Towels for swimming
  • Free Shower service on the boat
  • Insurance Fees on the Bay


  • Beverages not mentioned above
  • Food or drinks ordered at the short rest stop
  • Any other services not mentioned above
  • On board insurance
  • Service tax and fees


        ♥ Under 2 years old: Free for a charge – Expenses paid by parents.

        ♥ From 3 to 4 years old: charges are 150.000 VNĐ ( similar: 7 US$ )

        ♥ From 5 to 8 years old: 75% on the rate for an adult.

        ♥ From 9 years old: 100% on the rate for an adult.

        ♥ Limited 1 Child ( under 4 years old ) per booking 2 Adults – if there is more than 1 child ( under 4 years old ), the additional child will be charged at 75% of the rate for an adult using the existing seat.

? Cancellations policy (not including Saturday, Sunday and celebration days)

  • Cancellations made within 3 days will incur a 50% fee.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of the event will incur a 100% fee.

? Note:

  • Good hiking shoes, Sunscreen, Water Bottle, Small Luggage
  • Cash, Sunglass, Big Hat, Umbrella, Flipflops
  • Camera, Binoculars, Back up batteries, and Charger
  • Insect repellent, Clothes to wear on board / Swimming wear

✳️ Things to know before departure

We are not responsible for and do not solve related problems when you arrive late than the specified meeting time and are not on time at the attractions.

We reserve the right to refuse to serve or allow to continue participating in the tour for customers who use beer, alcohol, or drugs, have impolite, indecent, deliberately destructive behaviour, or disrespect the guide or fellow passengers on the tour.

The order of attractions and the trip route may change depending on the actual situation, but still, ensure the full range of attractions as the program.

The program may be changed due to weather, or force majeure circumstances.

20% surcharge on public holidays.

Vegetarian or special food requirements, one day notice before departure.

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