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HERA CRUISES

Overview

Crafted for modern voyagers who seek the finest experiences imaginable, Hera Cruises marries the celestial qualities of the Greek goddess with the universal energies of space, air, fire, water and earth to create an elite cruise experience like no other. Step aboard our ultra luxury cruise ship for a trip to a mythical time and place – Vietnam’s UNESCO World Heritage Site, Halong Bay. Find unparalleled serenity in style and comfort as you immerse yourself in a landscape distinguished by stunning limestone, karsts and islets.
Offering the ultimate in elite travel in your choice of two- and three-day boat trips, Hera Cruises boasts world-class amenities, locally inspired handcrafted wooden design, mesmerizing Halong Bay views from our second deck, a Concierge Level with personal butler and chef service as well as organic and locally sourced ingredients for delicious gourmet meals served to your preference.
We invite you to discover the finest boutique luxury cruise experience in Halong Bay.

ROOMS & SUITES OF HERA CRUISES
Hera Cruises features 11 spacious luxury cabin accommodation that provide the ultimate in intimacy and comfort for overnight cruises on Halong Bay. Redefining luxury as boutique wellness, our elegant accommodation allows for relaxation and discovery that is convenient for you. Whilst each suite has its own story and décor, all feature grand views that highlight the majesty of Halong Bay. Striking panoramas, world-class amenities, locally crafted wooden furnishings and plush linens create the ambience for a private cruise experience unlike any other. On the second deck, suites have all-glass windows that allow for full views of the bay to be enjoyed from your bed or bathtub with a glass of champagne.

Concierge Level guests enjoy a personal chef. Watch as he prepares personalised meals and dine whenever and wherever is convenient for you. You also have access to personal butler service and tailored tours that allow you to discover Halong Bay at your preferred pace.

UPPER DECK
Number of suites: 02
Location:               Bow
Include:                 Moon Suite (port side) and Sun Suite (starboard side)
50- square-metre suite includes private chef and butler service. ​

HERA OCEAN SUITE
Number of suites: 02
Location:                Midship
Include:                  Sea Suite (port side) and Wind Suite (starboard side)
35- square-metre suites include private chef and butler service. ​

HERA EARTH SUITE
Number of suites: 02
Location:                Aft
Include:                  Land Suite (port side) and Light Suite (starboard side)
50- square-metre suites include private chef and butler service

LOWER DECK

PLANET SUITES
On the first floor, there are five 28sqm
​Maximum occupancy is 2 adults

FAMILY CONNECTING SUITES
Maximum occupancy is 3 adults and 1 under-12 child
Consisting of two connecting Planet Rooms (Saturn-Mars or Venus-Mercury)

FEATURES

  • 11 spacious luxury suites, each with a different theme; rooms range from 28-55sqm
  • Concierge Level upper deck suites with personal butler and chef services
  • Spa services
  • 02 restaurants: a la carte and set menu
  • 02 bars and lounge and sundeck
  • Afternoon tea party
  • Live piano and music
  • Tai Chi class
  • Event hosting capacity
  • Transfer by Dcar
  • Minibar and safety appliance
  • Complimentary use of the leisure complex: gym and sauna
  • Quality products from Saint Honore and Les Vergers du Mekong luxurious brands (including Saint Honore breads and cakes, Le Fruit brand organic juices, regional jam pots and pure honey, Folliet seed-to-cup handcrafted roasted coffee, and organic, fair-trade certified loose leaf tea)
  • Espresso machine with capsules
  • Private areas for personal use
  • Personalized itinerary (flexible schedule and destinations)
  • En-suite luxury bathroom (12 sqm with standing shower or bathtub) with specifically designed amenities sets
    Five types of fresh seasonal tropical fruits in room
  • 28-dish afternoon tea party (Vietnamese theme or English theme) at Lotus lounge
  • Signature homemade welcome drink upon arrival from our skillful baristas using 100% Vietnamese ingredients, to give you a taste of what the land offers.
  • Pre-dinner signature homemade drink for taste refreshing, invited by Head Cruise​
  • Selective healthful breakfast and detox in Iris restaurant on second day
  • ​Optional venues for meal: in room, Iris restaurant, Lily restaurant

IN-ROOM AMENITIES

  • Private butler and chef service
  • Private terrace
  • King beds with imported premium 100% cotton linens
  • Air conditioning
  • Massage shower and bathtub with sea view
  • Minibar and mineral water
  • Espresso machine with capsules ​
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Luggage rack
  • Safety equipment: life vests, fire extinguisher and emergency hammer

DAY 1: HANOI - HALONG

12:15- 12:30: Embark to Hera vessel with Signature homemade welcome drink upon arrival
13:00: Cruise Manager’s Safety Briefing on the dining area (3rd deck)
13:15 – 14:30: Lunch featured A La Carte menu enjoyed by Hanoi intellectuals in the period of 1910-30 at Lily restaurant
Exclusive services: Concierge Level Guests on upper deck:
Personalized meals, personal butler, personal chef and served whenever/wherever is convenient
15:45 – 16:45: You could choose one out of two options as bellow.
Optional choices: 
Option 1: Visit Cua Van floating fishing village by bamboo boat or by kayaking. For kayaking, shorts or swimming suit are recommended.
Option 2: Visit Tien Ong cave
17:00 – 17:45: Enjoy 28 varieties of dishes on Hera Kisses Afternoon Tea Set at Lotus lounge
17:00 – 19:00: Happy Hour promotion (Buy One Get One Free) (applied for House wine, Long drinks, beers, Soft drinks and cocktails)
19:30: Dinner with A La Carte menu menu followed personalized care – Floating village theme.
Exclusive services: Concierge Level Guests on upper deck:
Personalized meals, personal butler, personal chef and served whenever/wherever is convenient
21:00: – Onwards participate in night activities, including squid fishing; relax time at Cuckoo bar or Panthera bar
Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Overnight on the cruise

DAY 2: HALONG - HANOI

06:15 – 06:45: Start your day with Tai Chi class on the sundeck (Wake –up Call request is also available at the reception)
06:45 – 07:30: Selective healthful breakfast, especially beneficial juices and detox drinks served by organic and local ingredients at Iris restaurant
07:30 – 08:30: Private time! Enjoy ever-changing poetic scenes of Halong Bay while cruise ship continuously glides through the water
Optional choices:
Option1: Visit Sung Sot cave, the biggest and the most beautiful cave in Ha Long bay with 720 steps (hiking shoes or sandals are highly recommended)
Option 2: Visit Ti Top Island for hiking and swimming. Towels are provided
Option 3: Visit Luon cave by kayaking or Bamboo boat. For kayaking, shorts or swimming suit are recommended.                                                     
09:00 – 09:30: Regular check-out time (if you have any heavy luggage just put outside of your cabins & settles your bills at the reception counter)
09:30: Onwards full brunch buffet followed Vietnamese typical countryside markets theme while cruising back to main port
10:30 – 10:45: Disembark Hera vessel. End of service.
 

Period from 01 January – 31 December 2019

Room Types

US$/person

Single Supplement

Junior Suite

$

$

Superior Suite

$

$

 INCLUSION

  • Cruise program
  • Welcome drink
  • Luxurious suites with AC
  • Delicious Vietnamese and International breakfast
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • In-house English-speaking tour guide
  • Sampan boat trip
  • Conference equipment (charter only)
  • Insurance, taxes and service charges

 EXCLUSION

  • Lunch, dinner, brunch if not mention in the inclusion (upon package)
  • Airfares, car transfers and hotels
  • Visa arrangements
  • Spa services (please see spa menu in cabin)
  • Beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

WHAT TO BRING

  • Original passport
  • Camera
  • Bathing suit
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunblock
  • Insect repellent

 

DAY 1: HANOI - HALONG BAY
12:00: Embark to Hera vessel with Signature homemade welcome drink upon arrival and follows Cruise Manager’s Safety Briefing.
12:45: Lunch featured cuisine enjoyed by Hanoi intellectuals in the period of 1910-30 at Lily restaurant.
14:45 – 16:45: 
Option 1: Visit Cửa Vạn floating fishing village by bamboo boat or by kayaking. For Kayaking, shorts or swimming suit are recommended.
Option 2: Visit Tiên Ông Cave.
17:00-19:00: Happy Hour promotion (Buy One Get One Free) (applied for House wine, Long drinks, beers, Soft drinks and cocktail).
17:00 – 17:45: Enjoy 28 varieties of dishes on Hera Kisses Afternoon Tea Set at Lotus lounge or guest room upon request.
19:30– 21:00: Dinner with A la carte menu followed personalized care – Floating village theme.
21:00: - onward   Onwards participate in night activities, including squid fishing or watching movie in dining area, relax time at Cuckoo bar or Panthera bar.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Overnight on the cruise

DAY 2: HALONG BAY - HANOI
06:15: Start your day with 30 minutes Tai Chi class on the sundeck (Wake –up Call request is also available at the reception).
7:30 – 8:30: Light breakfast served in the dining area.
9:30 - 10:30:
Option 1: Visit Drum cave areaby kayaking
Option 2: Động Tiên Lake for kayaking.
12:00 – 13:30: Enjoy local lunch served on day boat.
14:30– 16:00: Visit Mê Cung Cave and Titop island for hiking and swimming ( towels are provided).
16:00: Free relaxing time.
17:00 –19:00: Enjoy Happy Hour promotion of Buy One Get One Free.
17:45– 18:30: Afternoon tea in the dining room or in cabin ( upon request).
19:30– 21:00: Dinner is served in the dining room.
21:00: – onward Squid fishing at the Reception or relax in your suite.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight on the cruise

DAY 3: HALONG BAY - HANOI
06:15 :Start your day with Tai Chi class on the sundeck (Wake –up Call request is also available at the reception).
06:45: Selective healthful breakfast, especially beneficial juices and detox drinks served by organic and local ingredients at Iris restaurant.
7:30 – 8:30:
Option 1: Visit Sung Sot cave - the biggest and the most beautiful cave in Ha Long By with 720 steps ( Hiking shoes or sandals are highly recommended.)
Option 2: Visit Luon cave by kayaking or Bamboo. For kayaking shorts or swimmingsuit are recommended.
09:00: Regular check-out time (if you have any heavy luggage just put outside of your cabins & settles your bills at the reception counter).
09:45: Onwards full brunch buffet followed Vietnamese typical countryside markets theme while cruising back to main port.
10:30: Disembark Hera vessel. End of service. 
Meals: Brunch

Period from 01 January – 31 December 2019

Room Types

US$/person

Single Supplement

Junior Suite

$

$

Superior Suite

$

$

 INCLUSION

  • Cruise program
  • Welcome drink
  • Luxurious suites with AC
  • Delicious Vietnamese and International breakfast
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • In-house English-speaking tour guide
  • Sampan boat trip
  • Conference equipment (charter only)
  • Insurance, taxes and service charges

 EXCLUSION

  • Lunch, dinner, brunch if not mention in the inclusion (upon package)
  • Airfares, car transfers and hotels
  • Visa arrangements
  • Spa services (please see spa menu in cabin)
  • Beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

WHAT TO BRING

  • Original passport
  • Camera
  • Bathing suit
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunblock
  • Insect repellent