OVERVIEW

The Athena Cruise is the brand new five-star luxury cruise vessel in Ha Long Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay.  Built in 2016, the Athena Cruise made her maiden voyage on July 1st, 2017.  The ship has 3 decks: a lower deck with reception, cabins, and boarding area, a middle deck with cabins, an indoor restaurant and bar, and a rooftop sundeck with open bar, coffee lounge, spa and sauna.  On board the Athena Cruise there are 21 high-end cabins with 5 different styles available to custom-tailor your voyage with us. 
 
The journey from the legendary Ha Long Bay to the less-traveled Bai Tu Long Bay will give you a unique experience that other cruises do not offer.  On the Athena Cruise you will find yourself surrounded by natural beauty and captivated by the mysterious, ancient, natural wonder of Ha Long Bay.  The friendly and professional staff and crew are dedicated to your safety and enjoyment.  We are available 24 hours a day to deliver to you the most luxurious and enjoyable experience on our ship.  Whether you seek adventure, luxury, romance, or relaxation, the Athena Cruise will give you the experience of a lifetime.

 

CABIN CATEGORIES

Executive Suite with Balcony:
 
• Number of room: 10
• Size: 25 m2
• Cabin location: 1st deck 
• Bed: Flexible Double/Twin
• Extra bed: Yes
• Maximum occupants: 2 adults + 1 child
• Private balcony with Ocean View, 
• Extra Single Bed available for 1 Child
Elegance Suite with Balcony:

• Number of room: 6
• Size: 28 m2
• Cabin location: 2nd deck (upper deck)
• Bed: FlexibleDouble/Twin
• Extra bed: Yes
• Maximum occupants: 2 adults + 1 child
• Private balcony with Ocean View
• Extra Single Bed available for 1 Child
Athena Triple Suite with Balcony:
• Number of room: 2
• Size: 35 m2
• Cabin location: 1st deck
• Bed: Flexible Double/Twin
• Extra bed: Yes
• Maximum Occupants: 2 adults + 1child
• Private balcony with Ocean View
• Extra Single Bed available for 1 Child
Family Connecting Suite:
• Number of room: 1
• Size: 58 m2
• Cabin location: 2nd deck
• Bed: Flexible Double/Twin
• Extra bed: Yes
• Maximum Occupants: 4 adults + 1child
• Private balcony with Ocean View
• Extra Single Bed available for 1 Child
Athena Terrace Suite:
• Number of room: 2
• Size: 32 m2
• Cabin location: 2nd deck
• Bed: FlexibleDouble/Twin
• Extra bed: Yes
• Maximum Occupants: 2 adults + 1 child
• Private Sun Terrace with Panoramic Ocean View 
• Extra Single Bed available for 1 Child
Onboard Activities:
 
• Swimming
• Kayaking
• Rowing boat
• Tai Chi
• Cooking Demonstration
• Squid Fishing
• Cruising Events (upon request)
Services and Facilities:
 
• Reception (English and Vietnamese Speaking)
• 24-hour security
• Themed Parties on Request
• Tai Chi Session
• Cooking Demonstrations
• Internet on board
• Car Rental Service with Skillful Drivers
• Kayaking or Bamboo boat & Fishing Equipment
• Fully-furnished Cabins
• Spa & Sauna service (with additional fee)
 
Cabin amenities: 
• Air Conditioning with electronic remote
32 inch LED TV
• Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa • Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
• High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable
• Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm 
• Blanket & Bath Linens and Robe
• Slippers
• Standing Shower
• Personal Safe Box
• Emergency Lamp and Hammer
• Life Jacket & Fire Extinguisher
• Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
• Complimentary Drinking Water
• Basket of Fresh Fruit
• Meetings, Conferences and Wedding ceremonies (Upon request)

ITINERARY

2-DAY 1-NIGHT 
DAY 1: HA NOI- BAI TU LONG BAY-KAYAKING-VUNG VIENG FISHING VILLAGE
  • 11:45: Arrive in Hon Gai pier and boarding operations
  • 12:45: The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions.
  • 13: 15: Enjoy the lunch with the best products of the Bay.
  • 14.45: Visit the Vung Vieng floating fishing village by kayaking 
  • 15.30 - 16.30: If you want to relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities feel free to use our sauna at no extra cost.
  • 17:00 -18:30: Happy Hour: buy 01 get 01 free
  • 17:30: The Cooking Demonstration is waiting for you to discover the secrets of Vietnamese Cuisine.
  • 19:00: Enjoy set menu dinner on board
  • 21:00: Join the Squid Fishing activity. Free time on the boat.
  • The bar is open late to serve you. Overnight at Cong Do Area.
 
DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY-THIEN CANH SON CAVE- HA NOI
  • 06:30: Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi – A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck. Tea and coffee are served.
  • 07:00: Light breakfast is served.
  • 07:30: Explore Thien Canh Son cave in Ha Long Bay. Witness its beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Note: there are about 200 steps to get up to the cave.
  • 09:00: Check out time.Please put your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk.Our staff will transfer your luggage to our lounge for you. Bill settlement at the reception desk.
  • 09:30: Brunch is served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck.
  • 10:45: The boat arrives at the pier.
 
3-DAY 2 - NIGHT
The 3 days/ 2night package trip is the most perfect itinerary to visit Bai Tu Long bay. in this bay its islands are unpolluted and relatively undeveloped and for tourists, its a laid back alternative to the touristy bustle of Halong Bay. The trip is a great combination of unique experience and discover both landscapes and cultural exchange. This trip is organized and managed by the well-known local travel company and definitely, it is worth staying every minutes
DAY 1: HA NOI- BAI TU LONG BAY-KAYAKING-VUNG VIENG FISHING VILLAGE
  • 11.45: Arrive in Hon Gai pier and boarding operations
  • 12.45: The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions.
  • 13: 15: Enjoy the lunch with the best products of the Bay.
  • 14.45: Visit the Vung Vieng floating fishing village by kayaking.
  • 15.30 - 16.30: If you want to relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities feel free to use our sauna at no extra cost.
  • 17:00-18.30: Happy Hour: buy 01 get 01 free
  • 17:30: The Cooking Demonstration is waiting for you to discover the secrets of Vietnamese Cuisine.
  • 19:00: Enjoy set menu dinner on board
  • 21:00: Join the Squid Fishing activity. Free time on the boat. The bar is open late to serve you.
  • Overnight at Cong Do Area.
 
DAY 2: CONG DAM AREA
  • 06:30: Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi – A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.
  • 07:00-08:15: Breakfast is served in the restaurant.
  • 08:30: Transfer on the day boat to start an incredible trip to Ha Long Bay.Surrounded by a breathless landscape, you will discover some of the most beautiful corners of the bay.Enjoy Kayaking in the area.
  • 12:00: Have lunch on the boat.
  • 15:30 - 16.30: Back to the Athena Cruise and you will have some free time. Relax in your cabin or on the Sundeck.
  • Free sauna session.
  • 17:00 - 18.30: Happy hour: Buy 01 get 01drink free
  • 17:30: Cooking class with some new technique to learn.
  • 19:00: The Gala dinner is ready for you.
  • 20:30: Enjoy the Squid Fishing activity.
  • Free time on board. The bar is open late to serve you
 
DAY 3: BAI TU LONG BAY-THIEN CANH SON CAVE- HA NOI
  • 06:30: Practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: Tai Chi – A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.
  • 07:00: The Early Bird Coffee is ready to wake up you
  • 07:30: Explore Thien Canh Son cave in Ha Long Bay.Witness its beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Note: there are about 200 steps to get up to the cave.
  • 09:00: Check out time.Please put your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk.Our staff will transfer your luggage to our lounge for you. Bill settlement at the reception desk.
  • 09:30: Brunch is served at the restaurant on the 2nd deck.
  • 10:45: The boat arrives at the pier.

PRICE

Valid from May 1st to September 30th, 2019 - Price is per person in US$
Type of cabin No of cabin 02 days & 1 night Single occupancy 03 days 2 nights  
Single Occupancy
Executive Suite with private balcony (Double/Twin) (1st deck) 10 165 253 295  418
Elegant Suite with private balcony (Double/Twin) (2nd deck) 6 185 283 320 455
Terrace Suite Double
with large terrace (2nd deck)
2 225 350 360 515
Family Triple Suite with private balcony (Double & Single) (1st deck) 2  635/cabin N/A 935/cabin  N/A
Family Connecting Suite with private balcony (Double /Twin) (2nd deck) 1 900/cabin N/A 1210/cabin  N/A

Valid from October 1st, 2019 to April 30th, 2020 - Price is per person in US$
Type of cabin No of Room 02 days & 1 night Single occupancy 03 days 2 nights  
Single Occupancy
Athena Executive Suite with private balcony (Double/Twin) (1st deck) 10 190 255 320  450
Athena Elegant Suite with private balcony (Double/Twin) (2nd deck) 6 215 319 345  488
Athena Terrace Suite Double
with large terrace (2nd deck)
2 470 387 395  563
Family Triple Suite with private balcony (Double & Single) (1st deck) 2 720/cabin N/A 1050/cabin  N/A
Family Connecting Suite with private balcony (Double / Twin) (2nd deck) 1 1000/cabin N/A 1310/cabin  N/A
Includes:
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Ha Long Bay tour permit, entrance fees and sightseeing fees.
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned cabin
  • Full board meals: 02 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts, 01brunch
  • Sauna facility from 15.30pm -16.30pm
  • Kayak service
  • Water, tea and fresh fruit in the cabin.
  • Taxes and service charges
  • Insurance on-board
Excludes:
  • Airfares, transportation to and from Ha Long Bay
  • Visa arrangements
  • Bamboo rowing boat (50,000vnd/ pax; upon your request)
  • Beauty spa services
  • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • Surcharge on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12.
  • All other services that not clearly mentioned
Remark:
  • Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions. Swimming or kayaking excursions may be canceled due to poor weather. Unused services are not subject to a refund.
  • Meals onboard are fusion: Vietnamese, seafood & international. Guests should provide us with any special food preferences, allergies or dietary requirements at least 3 days prior to the departure date.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date for all passengers. A valid passport is required upon check-in. Otherwise, boarding may be denied by the port authority.
  • Elderly people, people with physical health problem or kids who cannot use kayaking and need to use a bamboo boat are free of charge.
  • The third person using extra bed: Price as one adult
 
Policy for children:
  • 01 child under 5-year-old (sharing an existing bed with parents): Free of charge
  • 01 child from 5 and under 11-year-old (sharing an existing bed with parents): 75% of one adult
  • The second child under 5-year-old using an extra bed per a cabin: 75% of one adult
  • From 11-year-old: Price as one adult
Surcharge for Compulsory Gala Dinner: 
We will apply a compulsory charge at USD 40/adult for the following events: 
  • Christmas Eve (24 December 2019) Gala Dinner 
  • New Year's Eve (31 December 2019) Gala Dinner  

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