Cruise in Halong Bay
1- Explore the Majestic Halong Bay in style with the Halong Ginger Cruise. This wooden junk cruise combines oriental classic beauty with modern comfort. The newly built Halong Ginger is 38 meters (125 feet) long, custom-designed yacht features three decks that house an elegant restaurant, two bars, a small library, and a massage room. The cruise offers ten luxurious sleeping cabins (could be called room). The spacious Ginger restaurant is adding the cozy ambiance with candle-lit dinner. With so much space, we can truly unwind and enjoy Halong Bay with magnificent sceneries and wonderful atmosphere.
Halong Ginger Cruise takes her name because, like the plant it was named after; the junk is perfectly matched with the environment in Halong Bay. With her golden sails, polished woodwork and refined, Asian decor, the Halong Ginger offers an unforgettable ambiance of relaxed elegance.
The Halong Ginger measures 38 meters (125 feet) long and 8 meters (23 feet) wide, This custom-built wooden junk features three decks, all outfitted with elegant Asian inspired decor. The lower deck is devoted to Passenger Cabins, with sleeping space for 20 people. The Reception, Restaurant, Ginger Bar, Gift Shop and Library are all located on the main deck. On the top deck passengers will find the Sunset Bar and a spacious lounge area, perfect for our morning Tai Chi classes, weekend BBQs and sunset cocktails.
Passengers on board are welcome to use available binoculars, snorkeling equipment, and high quality Canadian made sea kayaks.
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Accommodation on Halong Ginger Cruise
Halong ginger features with 10 best cabins. Passengers on board also appreciate the rooms’ tasteful & charming decoration and well furnishings. To complement Halong Bay’s natural beauty Halong Ginger has outfitted the cabins in natural materials: wood floors covered with sedge mats; walls covered with woven bamboo panels; and ceilings decorated with bamboo panels hand-painted with a Ginger motif. The standing shower, meanwhile, features mosaic tiles in Ginger flower patterns.
2- The Au Co Cruise – Elegance Meets Modern
The Au Co cruise is now the only one in Halong Bay offers the full itinerary through Halong Bay, Bai Tu Long, Lan Ha Bay to Cat Ba Island. 32 luxury cabins with breathtaking balconies and invigorating sundeck bring visitors the private space to experience the mesmerizing beauty of Halong Bay: the green turquoise water, the uniquely shaped- limestone formation and the splendor amongst the karst. It seems to be created by the hands of nature’s miracle. You can kayak or swim in the stunning lagoons of Lan Ha bay and enjoy the exciting bike tour in Cat Ba National Park. You absolutely immerse into the splendid lights of sun, vivid sound of waves and slight natural wind.
6 Things To Pack For Your Halong Trip
Halong Bay, a gem of Northern Vietnam, always deserves to visit thanks to its stunning beauty as well as luxury cruises. Before each journey, you probably consider what to bring with you and what to leave at home. At Exotic Voyages, we recommend some things you should pack to your Halong trip to have a super-efficient carry-on bag.
Of course, to record each fantastic moment in your voyages, camera shouldn’t be missed. More than 2000 karst formations, several majestic caves and grottos, Halong Bay is like a mesmerizing picture with both clear water and incredible limestone islets. The fabulous seascapes change seconds by seconds, so to keep its own beauty, no way better than take some intriguing photos as well as selfie! Keep the most wonderful moment of splendid sunsets and sunrise or the low tide through the chinks in the cliffs. You, actually, are a part of sea.
- Warm clothes
As a tropical climate, the temperature in Halong Bay changes a lot in a day. It can be extremely hot in daytime but at night, it decreases considerably. Bring warm clothes is highly advised for everyone before the trip to Halong Bay. Especially when you travel with your family, make sure you and your kids feel warm anytime! A cardigan or light jacket that goes with several of your tops, some three-quarter-sleeve shirts, jeans that look good rolled up at the bottoms that will allow you to adapt to any changing conditions.
- Shoes with Nonslip soles
They will give you the traction you need to wander around the boat safely. Nonslip shoes are also great for comfortably hiking up to contemplate cave formations. It is often wet, slippery and humid inside so unsuitable footwear may make your journey a little harder.
- Baterry items
In the list of gadgets you want to bring with, never forget your chargers. It is one of the most essential packing items for anyone when traveling. Not many tech gadgets such as tablet, phone and laptop can survive more than one day without having to be charged. It is also hard to borrow from others. Forgetting one of them won’t only be expensive but can be very frustrating and time consuming in being able to locate the right kind while away from home. So don’t let the battery out of.
- Sunscreen and sun glassess
Go to the beach doesn’t mean that you have to put your skin under the sun light. Not to protect your skin from the risk of unwanted consequences caused by the sunlight in Halong Bay, particularly in summer.
- Snacks and water
It is true that you can enjoy meals at restaurants throughout the day, but don’t forget to bring your own bottle of water and snack. Keep within the confines of your daily food allowance by packing some quick snacks in your carry-on bag or purse. In case of hungry or thirsty, you can use it immediately without finding somewhere to buy it. What is more convenient?