# Stellar Cruise: The Ultimate Cruise Experience in Halong Bay...

Stellar Cruise: The Ultimate Cruise Experience in Halong Bay

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Overview

  • Departure: Daily
  • Cruise line: Stellar Cruise
  • 21 cabins
  • Year of build: 2010

Activities & Entertainment

  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Squid-fishing
  • Taichi exercise
  • Cooking demonstration
  • Experiencing local culture

Room Types

Deluxe Cabin

Deluxe Cabin

Connecting room
  • Number of cabins: 10
  • Size: 14 sqm
  • Bed options: double/twin
  • Location: 1st deck
Premium Cabin

Premium Cabin

Room with balcony
  • Number of cabins: 9
  • Size: 14 sqm
  • Bed options: double/twin
  • Location: 2nd deck
Honeymoon Suite

Honeymoon Suite

Room with balcony, Connecting room
  • Number of cabins: 2
  • Size: 23 sqm
  • Bed options: double/twin
  • Location: 2nd deck

Amenities & Facilities

  • Onboard Internet connection
  • Modern spa
  • Cooking class
  • Elegant restaurant
  • Hectic bar
  • Cooking class
  • Safety deposit boxes
Day 1
Hanoi - Tuan Chau - Sung Sot Cave - Ti Top Island - Halong Bay

07:45 – 08:15: The transfer car of Stellar Cruise will pick you up at Hanoi Old Quarter. After a 3.5-hour journey via expressway on the luxurious limousine, tourists will reach Tuan Chau Marina.

12:00 – 12:30: Stellar Cruise embarks from Tuan Chau Marina. There you will be welcomed by the hospitable cruise team. While tourists are enjoying some welcome drinks, the cruise manager will give you a brief introduction and safety regulations aboard.

After check-in at the reception area, passengers can relax at your cabin and prepare for the afternoon excursion. Lunch will be served in the luxurious space on board.

Afternoon: Stellar Cruise will take tourists to Sung Sot Caves in Halong Bay, one of the most sparkling caves in the Gulf of Tonkin. The limestone stalactites and stalagmites of Sung Sot Cave will absolutely surprise you.

The second destination in the afternoon is Ti Top Island or Soi Sim Island, depending on the cruising condition. There you can immerse in the cool water of Halong Bay, go hiking and enjoy a panoramic view of Halong Bay from above.

Early evening: Tourists will return to Stellar Cruise then admire the sunset moments on the sundeck. Also on the deck, you can make more friends and share your travel experience.

A Vietnamese-style dinner will be served on board. After dinner, you can have some drinks in the bar area, watch some moves, play games, go squid-fishing on the deck or experience spa treatment.

Day 2
Halong Bay - Luon Cave - Tuan Chau - Hanoi

06:30: If you get up early in the morning, you can get a good chance to contemplate the sunrise in Halong Bay. You can opt for Taichi exercise on the sundeck or morning exercise at the fitness area to prepare for the second day of excursion.

07:00 – 08:00: A light breakfast will be available on board to provide tourists with enough energy for the second day.

08:00: The first destination of the second day is Luon Cave, which is among the most worth-visit sites in Halong Bay. There tourists will explore the splendid cave on the bamboo boat sailed by the locals.

09:00: Tourists return to the cruise and check-out at the reception area.

10:00: A short cooking demonstration will be held on board to show tourists how to make some Vietnamese traditional dishes. After that, an early lunch will be available on the cruise.

12:00: Stellar will disembark at Tuan Chau Marina. Tourists then return to Hanoi by shuttle bus or private car and arrive in Hanoi Old Quarter at about 16:30.

Day 1
Hanoi - Tuan Chau - Sung Sot Cave - Ti Top Island - Halong Bay

07:45 – 08:15: The transfer car of Stellar Cruise will pick you up at Hanoi Old Quarter. After a 3.5-hour journey via expressway on the luxurious limousine, tourists will reach Tuan Chau Marina.

12:00 – 12:30: Stellar Cruise embarks from Tuan Chau Marina. There you will be welcomed by the hospitable cruise team. While tourists are enjoying some welcome drinks, the cruise manager will give you a brief introduction and safety regulations aboard.

After check-in at the reception area, passengers can relax at your cabin and prepare for the afternoon excursion. Lunch will be served in the luxurious space on board.

Afternoon: Stellar Cruise will take tourists to Sung Sot Caves in Halong Bay, one of the most sparkling caves in the Gulf of Tonkin. The limestone stalactites and stalagmites of Sung Sot Cave will absolutely surprise you.

The second destination in the afternoon is Ti Top Island or Soi Sim Island, depending on the cruising condition. There you can immerse in the cool water of Halong Bay, go hiking and enjoy a panoramic view of Halong Bay from above.

Early evening: Tourists will return to Stellar Cruise then admire the sunset moments on the sundeck. Also on the deck, you can make more friends and share your travel experience.

A Vietnamese-style dinner will be served on board. After dinner, you can have some drinks in the bar area, watch some moves, play games, go squid-fishing on the deck or experience spa treatment.

Day 2
Halong Bay - Cua Van Floating Village - Pearl Farm - Halong Bay

06:30: Start a day with Taichi exercise on the sundeck or morning work-out in the fitness area. The sunrise on the beach will make your morning much more wonderful.

Breakfast is prepared and served in the outdoor area, which allows tourists to enjoy the panoramic view of Halong Bay while having a healthy breakfast.

Tourists will be transferred to the speedboat to continue the journey. The first excursion is Me Cung Cave, which is known as an appealing maze in Halong Bay, where tourists will get an overview of this world heritage.

Cua Van Floating Village is the second destination of the second day, where you can get to know more about the daily life and culture of the locals. In Cua Van Fishing Village, you have two options: going sightseeing on a kayak on your own, or following the bamboo boat of the local residents.

12:00: Lunch is ready for you to recharge your battery after a morning of excursion.

Afternoon: The nextstop of Stellar Cruise in Halong Bay is Pearl Farm, where you can get a good opportunity to witness the process of making pearls. There you can buy some souvenirs reminding you about the journey to Halong Bay.  

Tourists will be back to Stellar Cruise, relax aboard and play some games or experience spa treatment.

Early evening: On the sundeck, passengers can contemplate the charming sunset and chit-chat with other tourists.

Dinner with Vietnamese specialties then will be served on the cruise. After dinner time, tourists can opt to sip a cup of cocktail, go fishing, watch movies or play board games.

Day 3
Halong Bay - Luon Cave - Tuan Chau - Hanoi

06:30: Don’t miss a good chance to contemplate sunrise in Halong Bay. You can opt for Taichi exercise on the sundeck or morning exercise at the fitness area to prepare for the second day of excursion.

07:00 – 08:00: A light breakfast will be available on board to provide tourists with enough energy for the second day.

08:00: The excursion of the third day is Luon Cave, where tourists will explore the splendid cave on the bamboo boat sailed by the locals.

09:00: Tourists return to the cruise and check-out at the reception area.

10:00: Tourists will participate in a short cooking class showing the way to make spring rolls. An early lunch will be served after the cooking demonstration.

12:00: Stellar will disembark at the quay side, then you will be transferred back to the harbour by speedboat. Tourists then return to Hanoi on shuttle bus or private car and arrive in Hanoi Old Quarter at around 16:30.

Important Notes

  • Cruise itineraries might change without prior notice due to the bad weather or operating conditions.
  • Guests should inform the cruise team about any special dietary requirement or food allergies prior to departure day.
  • Due to the geography of Halong Bay, the Internet connection on board might be unstable.
  • The onboard beverage is higher than that inland due to the service fee, storage and tax.

About Stellar Cruise

As a member of the well-known Aclass Cruise Fleet, Stellar Cruise offers tourists an exclusive experience with the most deluxe services, which can redefine the concept of luxury. Your Halong Bay journey will be a true vacation with the unique and elegant experience on Stellar Cruise, thanks to the attractive destinations, dedicated services, luxurious decoration and impressive local cuisine.

With a total number of 21 well-equipped cabins with balconies, a full range of comforts such as a spacious sundeck, panoramic bar, luxurious restaurant and spa, Stellar Cruise will meet all the requirements of tourists and deliver an off-the-beaten-path journey in Halong Bay.

Stellar Cruise will take tourists to various well-known stopovers of Halong Bay, from magnificent caves, pristine fishing villages to charming and gentle seascapes. Durỉng the journey, tourists will have a chance to know more about the nature and culture in the area of Ha Long Bay, as well as take part in exciting activities such as kayaking, bamboo boat sailing, swimming and sunbathing.

The journey to Halong Bay on Stellar Cruise will bring you to nature, give you enjoyable moments after hardworking hours, and help you to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. What are you waiting for? Just prepare your luggage and join Stellar Cruise to feel the cool breath of the ocean!

5 things that we love most about Stellar Cruise

  • Comfortable cabins with modern facilities
  • Ideal choice for small groups, honeymoon couple and family
  • Hospitable and professional crew members
  • A variety of activities and entertainment
  • Diverse menu for all passengers

Cruise Inclusions & Options

Price inclusions
  • Full-equipped cabins with en-suite bathroom and other facilities
  • All onboard meals and welcome drink, complementary tea or coffee
  • 2 bottles of water a day at cabins
  • Sightseeing and entrance fees
  • Kayaking, squid-fishing and bamboo boating
  • Taichi exercise and onboard games
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Travel insurance
Price exclusions
  • Flight tickets and transportation from airport
  • Visa arrangement
  • Beverage and tobacco
  • Transfer service from Hanoi
  • Personal expenses and tips
  • Other services not included in the inclusions
Booking policy

Cancellation by tourists:

  • More than 30 days prior to check-in: 20% charge
  • From 15 to 30 days prior to check-in: 50% charge
  • From 7 to 14 days prior to check-in: 75% charge
  • Less than 7 days prior to check-in: 100% charge
  • No show: 100% charge
Cruise Policy
  • Check-in time: 12:30
  • Check-out time: 09:00
  • Disembark time: 12:00
  • Return to Hanoi: 16:30
  • Child under 4 years old sharing the same bed with parents is complementary to a maximum of a cabin.
  • Children from 7 to under 12 years old sharing the same bed with parents will be charged 75% of the total rate.
  • Children from 12 years old will be charged 100% total rate.
  • In case the cruise is cancelled or shortened due to the bad weather, depending on the time and services used, refunds will be made for tourists.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I hire Stellar Cruise for my private group?

Of course, you can hire Stellar Cruise for your group. For more information, you should contact the cruise team.

Which activities are available on board?

There are a wide range of exciting activities for you to take part in, including sightseeing, swimming, squid-fishing, board games, cooking demonstrations, sunset parties, watching movies and so on.

Are there any areas for children?

Stellar Cruise includes a playground for children with suitable games and toys.

Is smoking allowed aboard?

Smoking is not allowed inside the boat, but there is a separate area for smokers on the deck.

Can the disabled participate in the cruise?

All guests are welcomed on Stellar Cruise, including the disabled. You should contact the cruise team for more details.

Do I have to pay for my booking? If yes, then when?

30% of the total rate needs to be paid in advance for your reservation on Stellar Cruise. You can pay by cash at the head office or pay by credit card.

Is there any special menu for those having a special diet?

If you have any special dietary requirements, you should notify the cruise team at least one day prior to departure time so that the cruise can prepare the best meals for you.

If I fall ill on board, what will happen?

In case you have any pre-existing medical problems, please inform the cruise team in advance. There will be an on-call doctor if you have any health problems, and Stellar Cruise will provide you with standard first aid. Please buy travel insurance before departure.

What do I need to carry for the journey?

What you bring depends on you, but don’t forget to bring your identity papers, swimsuit, sunscreens, comfortable clothes and suitable shoes.

Is the internet available on board?

Wifi is equipped on board, but due to the geography of Halong Bay, the connection might be unstable.

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