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ASPIRA CRUISE – LAN HA BAY 5 STAR CRUISE UPDATE 2021

Overview

ASPIRA CRUISE – NEW LUXURY LAN HA BAY BOARD UPDATE 2021

We have specialized in cruise ship services for many years under our brands LAVENDER CRUISES & ASPIRA CRUISE always striving to deliver the highest quality services for our customers. Aspira Cruise 5 stars is therefore guaranteed to meet all your crusing needs.

ASPIRA CRUISE – new in operation since February 2020 is a European-designed cruise ship equipped with a host of modern amenities. The cabins are spacious with a modern sophisticated interior featuring beautiful woodwork. All the rooms have large windows and private balconies, giving you a great space and panoramic view of Ha Long BayAspira Cruise with its highly trained staff will take care of you every second on the cruise. Along with traditional dishes, Western dishes are also served on the cruise by the top chefs in Vietnam who will bring you unforgettable dining experiences.

ASPIRA CRUISE ACTIVITIES

Aspira Cruise offers many diverse activities, such as kayaking, visiting a floating fishing village, pearl farm, swimming at sandy beaches, visiting the largest cave in Ha Long Bay, cooking class, squid fishing and more.

TAI CHI EXERCISES ON ASPIRA CRUISE

Wake up each morning and enjoy your coffee overlooking the beautiful sunrise. There is no better way to start your new day in Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay than practicing some Tai Chi at dawn on the Aspira Cruise. Being a form of martial art, this gently physical exercise with slow and easy movements does wonders for your health, both physically and mentally. Most Tai Chi classes on offer are held between 6: 30 am and 7:00 am. This is an invigorating experience to start your day with.

ASPIRA CRUISE SPA

As a new cruise on Lan Ha Bay, Aspira Cruise has responded to customer requests to set up a luxury spa on board. You can therefore pamper yourself with our excellent spa service during your stay in Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay. It is definitely a real treat! The Aspira Cruise has an extensive range of customized massages, relaxing therapies, and facials on offer, promising to bring travelers each and every pleasant relaxation and means of re-energising. The spa is really something to consider seriously whenever you are out at sea. Enjoy your spa, for the benefit of your health. Your body and mind will say thank you!

ASPIRA CRUISE KAYAKING LAN HA BAY

Aspira Cruise has so many activities on board, and one of the favourites is kayaking. This is a must-do activity to fully discover the out-of-this-world natural beauty of this World Heritage region. Trust me, Halong is a perfect stop for kayak lovers thanks to its emerald, calm water, and numerous amazing hidden caves and tunnels. You can also paddle your kayak to one of the many little sandy beaches and stop there for refreshing swim.

ASPIRA CRUISE CYCLING AT VIET HAI VILLAGE

Come with Aspira Cruise you enjoy visiting a fishing Village by bicycle. Cycling is a healthy and environmentally-friendly activity that’s included in 3-day 2-night itinerary. There are numerous old fishing villages on Lan Ha Bay where fishermen stay. During the cycling tour, visitors can stop and pay a short visit at old houses along the way, take some photos and capture special moments to share with family and friends back home. The most popular destination for cycling tours is Viet Hai Village, an “isolated oasis” surrounded by high mountains, thick jungles, and vast ocean.

Aspira Cruise Port Address:

Address         : Gia Luan Ferry – Hai Phong City
Daily departure time            : 8.30 am to 9:00 am from Hanoi Center
Embarkation Point   : Tuan Chau Marina
Embarkation time     : 12.00 noon
Disembarkation time           : 11.00 am
Transfer Service       : Luxury Limousine
Private Car Service  : On request

Overview

Aspira Cruise Over View
Aspira Cruise Over View

Launch          : December 2019Length           :  65 meters

Width  : 12.5 meters
Vessels          : 02
Crew   : 30
Passenger Suites : 22 cabins
Passenger Berth : 48

 

Aspira Cruise Activities 

Early morning Tai Chi        
Afternoon cooking demonstration           
Swimming and sunbathing          
Vietnamese Tea Ceremony          
Kayaking in hidden lagoons        
Movies show in the evening
Discovering amazing grottoes and islands
Flute performance  
Squid Fishing
Biking and excursion tours at Viet Hai Village

JUNIOR SUITES WITH PRIVATE BALCONY

Location : 01st Floor

Junior Suite
Junior Suite

Avg. Room Size : 29 m2 – 32m2
Bed Type : Double/Twin/Triple
Connecting suites : 02
Triple suites : 02

 

 

 

SENIOR SUITES WITH PRIVATE BALCONY

Location : 02nd Floor

Senior Suite
Senior Suite

Avg. Room Size : 29 m2 – 32m2

Bed Type : Double/Twin

 

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE SUITES WITH PRIVATE TERRACE

EXECUTIVE SUITES
EXECUTIVE SUITES

Location : 02nd Floor

Avg. Room Size : 53m2 – 66m2

Bed Type : Double/ Triple

 

 

 

PRESIDENT SUITES WITH PRIVATE TERRACE

Location : 02nd Floor
Avg. Room Size : 75m2
Bed Type : Double

SUITE AMENITIES DINING AND PANAROMIC BAR

Luxury Bathroom
Luxury Bathroom

Well-appointed en-suite bathroom Complimentary 02 water bottles daily Complimentary Tea and Coffee Fully-stocked minibar Safe box
In-house telephone
Fruits basket 
Electric kettle
Life jackets (for adults and children)
Bathrobes
Bathroom amenities
Shower cabin
Hair dryer
Bathtub
Curtains
Private balcony
Relaxing chairs and table in the balcony Lighted mirror

EVENTS ON REQUEST

Corporate Party
Meeting & Conference
Wedding Ceremony/
Wedding Anniversary/ Honeymoon/ Birthday Celebration
Beach Party
Themed Cruise
Art & Music Performance
Fashion Show

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CRUISE POLICY

Time to Check in on board: 12:00 pm

Time to Check out:  10:00 am

Time arrival in  Hanoi: 15:30pm

Surcharge:

  • Eve of 24 December/ 31 December/Lunar New Year: Surcharge US$40/ adult and US$30/child
  • Shuttle bus : US$ 25/person for round way (for adults and children). Children under 3 years old: Free (share seat with parents).

Poin for Pick up and drop off at hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter area. Other places please contact for the best supporting. Time for pick up: 7:15 -8:00 am

CHILDREN POLICY

  • Children under 4 years old: Free of charge (FOC). Stay and sharing room and other serivces on board with adults. Maximum 01 (one) child under 4 years old sharing room with two (02) adults is allowed for FOC.
  • Children from 5 to 11 years of age are charged 75%, sharing a room other services with parents.
  • Children from 12 years old will be considered adult
  • Every child must be registered upon check in

PAYMENT POLICY

  • Deposit 30% required to guarantee the services. We will send the Deposited confirmation once the money transfer success.
  • The balance will be paid one (01) day before the travel date.
  • Flexible payment policy is supported in the case by case. Please contact us for the best offer!

CANCELATION POLICY

Any changes / amendments to an existing booking shall be considered as a cancellation and a new booking shall be made. Penalty charges shall apply accordingly, based on the charge for each cancelled cabin as per the following percentages:

– Notify more than 20-30 days prior to arrival: no charge

– Notify within 30 -7 days of arrival date: 10% charge

– Notify within 6 – 3 days of arrival date: : 50% charge

– Notify within 3 days of arrival date: full charge booking

Any notification of cancellation in writing must be sent by email to us.

Flexible Cancellation policy is supported in the case by case. Please contact us for the best offer!

CANCELLATION POLICY FOR THE CASE OF BAD WEATHER IN HALONG BAY/LAN HA BAY

The cancellation decision is made by  the Governement of Halong bay/ Lan Ha bay on the day trip if the weather come to bad and the cruises are not permitted  to run to the Halong/Lan Ha bay. In this case ,  only the used services  should be requested to pay, and the rest of payment will be refunded in accordance with the cruise policy or we will make alternative travel arrangement for you on request.

 

 

 

 

ASPIRA CRUISES 2 DAYS 1 NIGHT

This 2-day 1-night cruise to the less touristy areas of Lan Ha and Ha Long bay is an ideal trip for those seeking the true Halong experience. The vessels in the ASPIRA CRUISES fleet offer a perfect combination of modern facilities and traditional design. This guarantees you a journey in comfort and luxury while exploring deep within a region of natural wonders and while enjoying a range of interesting activities such as kayaking, swimming, fishing and biking.

Highlights:

Visit Cat Ba Island.
Go Kayaking/rowing sampan in Dark-Light Cave, one of the most beautiful water caves on the Bay
Trung Trang Cave on Cat Ba National park
Relaxing overnight on the quietest anchorage in Lan Ha Bay
Fitness (gym) is available at any time and free of charge
Swimming Pool is available at any time and free of charge
Massage and Spa on request

DAY 1: Ha Noi – Halong - Lan Ha Bay (L/D)

8.30 - 9.00: Pick-up time
For those who book our transfer service, you will be picked up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Traveling via the expressway you shortly arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf in 2.5 hours. If transfer from Hanoi is not required, we will see you at Aspira guest station at Lot 07 Tuan Chau Marina, Tuan Chau island.
11.30 – 12.00: Arrive in Tuan Chau Wharf. From here, you will be transferred by speed boat to your ASPIRA CRUISE vessel.
12.30: Check-in with ASPIRA CRUISES. You will be served a welcome drink and provided with a cold towel. This will be followed by a cruise briefing where you will also be given safety instructions before checking in to your cabin. We will set sail and you will have lunch in the ASPIRA CRUISES luxury restaurant while enjoying the beauty of the canals on our way to Halong Bay.
15:30: We arrive at Light and Dark Cave, where you can do kayaking or bamboo boat rowed by local people. Then return to ASPIRA CRUISES, followed by swimming near the ship if you wish.
17:30: Return to ASPIRA CRUISES where you can admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin and just relax in the seasonal swimming pool, enjoy a complimentary sunset party and Enjoy our Happy Hour Deal in all bars on cruise.
18:00 On board, you may join a traditional cooking class presented by our crew.
You can also enjoy the massage service which is available onboard. (Please book directly with the Cruise Manager on the boat). Please note that the cruises have fitness centers onboard which are positioned on the top deck with panoramic views and they are always free to use.
Before dinner, our experienced captain will choose the most tranquil area to anchor overnight
19:00: A great dining experience awaits you.
20:45-00: After finishing dinner, you can enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic ballad music, enjoy drinks from the bar, try your luck at squid fishing, watch a movie, enjoy Spa treatment, or just relax in your cabin. Overnight on board.

DAY 2: Cat Ba Island -Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B/L)

6:15: Wake up early to start your perfect day with Tai Chi class or watch the sunrise on the top deck or you can choose Gym as a great place to get an unspoiled view of the sunrise
7:00: Light breakfast is served in the restaurant.
8:00: From Gia Luan, proceed by bus to Trung Trang cave which is known locally as "gold treasure" – just one of many unique attractions on Cat Ba island. It is a must-do to visit this most beautiful stalagmite and stalactite cave, located in Cat Ba National Park.
10:00: Return to the boat and check out of your cabin. Then have brunch in the restaurant while the boat sails back to pier. We settle the bill at the end of trip.
11:30: Disembark and return to port.
12.15: If transfer to Hanoi is not required, say goodbye to Halong. If transfer to Hanoi is required, board the bus with your tour guide for the comfortable return trip.
15:00: Arrive at Hanoi. End of the trip

Meals: Breakfast, Brunch
Accommodation: NA

Period from 01 January 2020– 31 December 2021

Room types

US$/person

Single supplement

Junior Suite

Senior Suite

Exclusive & Elite Family Suite

 $ 

TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Cruise itinerary and program
  • Welcome drinks with warm/cold hand towels
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Cabins and suites with A/C and en-suite bathroom
  • In house English speaking guide
  • 1 Breakfast / 1 Lunch + 1 Brunch / 1 Dinner
  • Cooking class
  • Tai Chi session
  • Fresh flowers setup
  • Fruits setup in cabin
  • Taichi session, bamboo boat in fishing village, cooking demonstration, night squid fishing.
  • A bottle of wine in Exclusive Family Suite, Elite Family Suite and Royal Suite Cabin
  • Insurance, taxes and service charges

* TOUR EXCLUDES:

  • Transfer for Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi (Shuttle bus $25/pax)
  • Beauty spa services and massage
  • Beverages and tobacco.
  • Tips and other personal expense.
  • Airfares
  • All other services not mentioned above

ASPIRA CRUISES 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS

This unique 3-day 2-night tour into Halong Bay Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island may be the best choice for you if you are seeking a secluded Halong experience. Our cruises offer a perfect combination of modernity and tradition in design and will not only bring you a journey in comfort & luxury but also take you deep into natural wonder with various interesting activities such as kayaking, swimming, fishing and biking.

Highlights:

- Visit Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay in the same journey
- New and unique itinerary with a great balance of activities, relaxation and sightseeing.
- Admiring Cat Ba Island to explore one pristine karst cave.
- Go Kayaking/rowing sampan in Dark-Light Cave, one of the most beautiful water caves on the Bay
- Relaxing overnight in the quietest anchorage of Lan Ha Bay.
- Discover a local Viet Hai village by biking, visit local house and school

DAY 1: Ha Noi – Halong - Lan Ha Bay (L/D)

8.30 - 9.00: Pick-up time for those who book our transfer service, you will be picked up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Traveling via the expressway you will shortly arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf in 2.5 hours. If transfer from Hanoi is not required, we will see you at Aspira guest station at Lot 07 Tuan Chau Marina, Tuan Chau island.
11.30 – 12.00: Arrive in Tuan Chau Wharf. From here, you will be transferred by speed boat to your ASPIRA CRUISE vessel
12.30: Check-in with ASPIRA CRUISES. You will be served a welcome drink and provided with a cold towel. This will be followed by a cruise briefing where you will also be given safety instructions before checking in to your cabin. We will set sail and you will have lunch in the ASPIRA CRUISES luxury restaurant while enjoying the beauty of the canals on our way to Halong Bay.
15:30: We arrive at Light and Dark Cave, where you can do kayaking or bamboo boat rowed by local people. Then return to ASPIRA CRUISES, followed by swimming near the ship if you wish.
17:30: Return to ASPIRA CRUISES, where you can admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin and just relax in the seasonal swimming pool , enjoy a complimentary sunset party and Enjoy our Happy Hour Deal in all bars on cruise.
18:00: On board, you may join a traditional cooking class presented by our crew.
- You can also enjoy the massage service which is available onboard. (Please book directly with the Cruise Manager on the boat). Please note, the cruises have fitness centers onboard which are positioned on the top deck with panoramic views and they are always free to use.
- Before dinner, our experienced captain will choose the most tranquil area to anchor overnight
19:00: A great dining experience awaits you.
20:45-00: After finishing dinner, you can enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck, relax with romantic ballad music, enjoy drinks from the bar, try your luck at squid fishing, watch a movie, enjoy Spa treatment, or just relax in your cabin.
- Overnight on board.

DAY 2 : Ba Trai Dao beach – Viet Hai Village – Cat Ba Island

06:30: Morning Tai Chi
Preparing for a day of outdoor activities, you can get up early to start the day with 30 minutes of Tai chi practice. Energise with dawn on the bay!
07:30: Breakfast time
Enjoy breakfast with a menu including: sandwiches, pastries, eggs, ham, sausage. Charge your batteries ready to discover the Cat ba island – Lan Ha bay.
08:30: Move to day boat for Cat Ba island
Guests are transferred to the day boat and taken to visit Lan Ha Ba and Ba Trai Dao beaches. Then we sail straight to Viet Hai Village which is located on the valley of Cat Ba National Park.
10:00 – 12:00 Discover Viet Hai village
The boat stops at Viet Hai wharf, from there you cycle about 4km to Viet Hai Village. This is a small village deep in the valley, surrounded by mountains, amidst beautiful scenery of rice fields with buffaloes. You can stroll around the village, meet with local people, visit the school of the local children, or just wander at your leisure.
12:00: Lunch time
After cycling back to Viet Hai wharf you enjoy lunch on board. Then it’s time to relax, maybe sunbathe. Boats will take you away on Lan Ha Bay, directly overlooking Ba Trai Dao beaches area. Time for swimming and kayaking.
14:00: You go by kayak to explore the area of the Ba Trai Dao. Guests can sunbathe and swim on the private beach
17:30: Back to your Aspira Cruises vessel
Day boats will take visitors back to the cruise boat. Time for relaxing on the sundeck and enjoying the bay after a long day. Joining the mini cooking class, today we will make fried spring rolls, another traditional taste.
19:30: Enjoy dinner on board with an all-new menu that includes local seafood delights combined with some Western-style cooking.
20:00 Relaxation
You will have time to rest, have a drink, listen to music or take a massage to refresh the body after a big day.
22.00: Cruise vessel goes to overnight anchorage in a quiet bay, finishing the first day with a good night's sleep.

DAY 3: Cat Ba Island -Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B/L)

6:15: Wake up early to start your perfect day with a Tai Chi class or watch the sunrise on the top deck, or you can choose the Gym as a great place to get an unspoiled view of a sunrise
7:00: Light breakfast is served in the restaurant.
8:00: From Gia Luan, proceed by bus to Trung Trang cave which is known locally as "gold treasure" – just one of many unique attractions on Cat Ba island. It is a must-do to visit this most beautiful stalagmite and stalactite cave, located in Cat Ba National Park.
10:00: Return to the boat and check out of your cabin. Then have brunch in restaurant while the boat sails back to pier. We settle the bill at the end of trip.
11:30: Disembark and return to port.
12.15: If transfer to Hanoi is not required, say goodbye to Halong. If transfer to Hanoi is required, board the bus with your tour guide for the comfortable return trip.

15:00: Arrive at Hanoi. End of the trip

Meals: Breakfast, Brunch
Accommodation: NA

Period from 01 January 2020– 31 December 2021

Room types

US$/person

Single supplement

Junior Suite

Senior Suite

Exclusive & Elite Family Suite

 $ 

TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Cruise itinerary and program
  • Welcome drinks with warm/cold hand towels
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Cabins and suites with A/C and en-suite bathroom
  • In house English speaking guide
  • 2 Breakfast / 2 Lunch + 1 Brunch / 2 Dinner
  • Cooking class
  • Tai Chi session
  • Fresh flowers setup
  • Fruits setup in cabin
  • Taichi session, bamboo boat in fishing village, cooking demonstration, night squid fishing.
  • A bottle of wine in Exclusive Family Suite, Elite Family Suite and Royal Suite Cabin
  • Insurance, taxes and service charges

* TOUR EXCLUDES:

  • Transfer for Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi (Shuttle bus $25/pax)
  • Beauty spa services and massage
  • Beverages and tobacco.
  • Tips and other personal expense.
  • Airfares
  • All other services not mentioned above