Day 01: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay

08:00 – 08:30:  Tour guide pick-up at your hotel lobby and start the 3,5-hour drive to Hong Gai Tourist Wharf, check in Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall

12:30 – 13:00:  Embark on Calypso Cruise followed by a cruise safety briefing of the captain.

13:00 – 15:30:  Enjoy a delectable lunch while Calypso Cruiser cruises further along the limestone islands of Bai Tu Long Bay.

15:30 – 16:30: You are free to choose one of the below options:

  • Option 1: Fishing village exploring: Those are interested in local daily life: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip (around 45 minutes) around Vung Vieng fishing village – one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the local fishermen daily life. The village is set in a closed lagoon, surrounded by mountains, excellent settings for photos hunter.
  • Option 2: Beach and kayaking: For those who like some water activities and beach. The tender shall take you to Ban Chan beach, where you can enjoy yourself on the beach, swimming for playing beach volley balls …, or try your rowing skill by a route of kayaking among the magnificent scenery of Halong Bay.

16:30 – 17:30: Return to Calypso Cruiser for refreshment before the sunset.

17:30 –19:00: Enjoy the Happy Hour at the bar and on the sun deck and take part in our cooking class with Calypso Cruise Chef

19:00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, night squid fishing or just laze around. Singing and dancing activities are available till 22h00.

22:00: Overnight on board at Cong Do Area


Day 02: Bai Tu Long Bay- Hanoi

06:30 – 07:00:  Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.

07:00 – 09:00: Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Thien Canh Son Cave

09:00 – 09:30:  Visit Thien Canh Son Cave – the medium size and less visited caves in Bai Tu Long Bay

09:30 – 10:00:  Check-out room. Luggage can be delivered to the reception area.

10:00 – 11:00:  Head back to the Harbor. Have early lunch on board.

Disembark Calypso Cruise at around 12h00.

12:00 – 16:30:  Transfer back to Hanoi old Quarter and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30

Attention: The itinerary is subject to change due to the weather, tide level, and operating conditions without prior notice.


More option

Beside 1 night overnight on the cruise, you can see cruises itinerary for Halong bay cruise or  Calypso Cruise 3 Days 2 Nights


  • Deluxe Cabins with A/C and en-suite Bathrooms
  • VAT
  • All meals on board
  • Complimentary bottled water in the cabin
  • Welcome drink
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Kayaking, local rowing boat
  • Taichi morning & Cooking demonstration, Happy Hour
  • Squid Fishing & movie show
  • English speaking guide
  • Other airfare, visa, transfer and hotel arrangements not clearly noted as included.
  • Personal expenditures, beverages and all spa services.
  • All other services not clearly noted as included.
  • Sun block
  • Camera + Film
  • Insect repellent
  • Original Passport  (Please do not forget to bring your all passport with you)
  • A wide brimmed hat
  • Swimming costume
  • Sunglasses

Calypso Cruise with 12  deluxe cabins was born in 2010. Calypso is evaluated very high through a stable quantity of customers, exquisite, and luxury design, cuisine as well as professional , well-trained staff which is quite fit with deluxe customers. In order to let visitors explore the magnificent beauty of Ha Long Bay. Visitors will experience the natural wonders of Halong Bay by kayaking, fishing, dining on the cozy restaurant while cruising among the thousands of limestone islands rising  from the sea. You might have a chance to communicate with local people and discover their traditional culture as well as the daily routines in the fishing village

 Trip highlights:

  • Longer journey through both Halong Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay Area,
  • Exploring Fishing village and fisherman daily life and try water sports activities ( Kayaking, Swimming..)
  • Cave visiting with : Dark and Light cave kayaking, Thien Canh Son cave,

Fact Sheet

  • Launched : 2009
  •  No of Room: 8
  • Length: 33 m
  • Width: 8 m
  • Height: 9 m
  • Outfit: Wooden Junk
  • Capacity:24 passengers per boat


  • Cabin size: 12.5 m2
  • Bed size: 160cm * 200cm
  • Max person: 2

Cabin Facilities

  • Bathrobe
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Flower & fruit basket
  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • Shower
  • Toilet
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