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Athena Cruise

Athena Cruise
USD 145
ATA-HL-ATN 2 days / 3 days

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.

Introduction

Itinerary

2 DAYS 1 NIGHT ON ATHENA LUXURY CRUISE

DayActivitiesLocation
1

DAY 1: HA NOI – HALONG (L, D)

08:00 – 08:30: Limousine picks you up at your hotels in and nearby the Old Quarter in Hanoi. For any hotes far from the Old Quater, pick up point should be at the Opera House – 1 Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem from 8 :30am. (If you book a shuttle bus from Hanoi – There is an additional charge for booking).

12:00: Receptionists welcome guests at the Hạ Long International Harbour.

12:30: Captain welcomes guests to cruises by tender. Check in cruise, whilst enjoy a welcome drink, safety briefing and check in cabin.

12:45: Leaving Hạ Long International harbour, discover the Halong Bay – natural wonders of the world. Have lunch with special foods while cruising through famous sights by limestone karchs…

14:45: Cruises stops at Bồ Nâu cave, the core area of the world natural heritage. Transfer by tender to Suprise cave – one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay.

15:45: Leaving Suprise cave, transfer by tender to the Titov island was named by Uncle Ho, after Gherman Stepanovich Titov – the Soviet astronaut who visited in 1962. Enjoy swimming, relaxing on the beach or climb the steps of the Rock to the top of the island. On the top of the mountain, you can see corner of magical Halong Bay…

17:00: Back to the cruise. Relax and enjoy sunset on the sun deck.

Go to the overnight place – Titop 587.

18:00-19:00: HAPPY HOUR – Buy 1 drink get 1 free (wine excluded)

18:30: Enjoy Vietnamese cooking demonstration.

19:00: Have set menu dinner

20:30: Evening activities include film entertainment, mini games (in the dining room); squid fishing; massage (contact with Cruise manager for service price).

2

DAY 2: HALONG BAY – HA NOI (B, L)

06:00: Morning call (if you request).

06:30: Enjoy Tai Chi instructions on the sundeck in 30 minutes whilst cruising to Luồn cave.

07:00: Enjoy light breakfast in the restaurant.

08:00: Visit Luồn cave by kayak, one of the cave open to the form beautiful about endemic the vegetation of the Halong Bay. Visit Luồn cave by a traditionally woven (bamboo) boat rowed by a local boatman (public ticket 50.000đ/peron).

09:00: Then come back to Athena cruise, relax and check out of cabin. Please put your luggage outside the door. Our porters will collect and get them ready on the Pier for you. Finally, the cruise disembarks in Hạ Long International harbour.

09:30: Check out cabin. Enjoy brunch buffet menu served in the dining room. Settle bills in the dining room after brunch (if you have).

10:45: Transfer by tender back to Hạ Long International Harbour and disembarkation.

Farewell to guests.

11:45: Get on the Limousine D-car transfer and return to Hanoi (with the surcharge if required).

14:30 – 15:00: Arrive at Hanoi. End of the trip

3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS ON ATHENA LUXURY CRUISE

DayActivitiesLocation
1

DAY 1: HA NOI – HALONG (L, D)

08:00 – 08:30: Limousine picks you up at your hotels in and nearby the Old Quarter in Hanoi. For any hotes far from the Old Quater, pick up point should be at the Opera House – 1 Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem from 8 :30am. (If you book a shuttle bus from Hanoi – There is an additional charge for booking).

12:00: Receptionists welcome guests at the Hạ Long International Harbour.

12:30: Captain welcomes guests to cruises by tender. Check in cruise, whilst enjoy a welcome drink, safety briefing and check in cabin.

12:45: Leaving Hạ Long International harbour, discover the Halong Bay – natural wonders of the world. Have lunch with special foods while cruising through famous sights by limestone karchs…

14:45: Cruises stops at Bồ Nâu cave, the core area of the world natural heritage. Transfer by tender to Suprise cave – one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay.

15:45: Leaving Suprise cave, transfer by tender to the Titov island was named by Uncle Ho, after Gherman Stepanovich Titov – the Soviet astronaut who visited in 1962. Enjoy swimming, relaxing on the beach or climb the steps of the Rock to the top of the island. On the top of the mountain, you can see corner of magical Halong Bay…

17:00: Back to the cruise. Relax and enjoy sunset on the sun deck.

Go to the overnight place – Titop 587.

18:00-19:00: HAPPY HOUR – Buy 1 drink get 1 free (wine excluded)

18:30: Enjoy Vietnamese cooking demonstration.

19:00: Have set menu dinner

20:30: Evening activities include film entertainment, mini games (in the dining room); squid fishing; massage (contact with Cruise manager for service price).

2

DAY 2: HALONG BAY (B, L, D)

06:00: Morning call (if you request).

06:30: Enjoy Tai Chi instructions on the sundeck in 30 minutes whilst cruising to Luồn cave.

07:00: Enjoy light breakfast in the restaurant (coffee, tea, fresh milk, water, pastries, bread, egg, fresh fruit, cereals will be served in the dining room).

8:30-09:00: Transfer to dayboat to discover others new destinations of Halong bay.

10:00: Visit Tung Sau areas and used kayaking free.

12:00: Traditional Vietnamese cuisine will be served in lunch.

13:30: Visit Me Cung cave.

15:00: Back to the Athena Cruise. You can choose relaxing at the outdoor jacuzzi and sunbath on sundeck or experiences a spa treatment….

18:00 – 19:00: HAPPY HOUR – Buy 1 drink get 1 free (wine excluded).

18:30: Enjoy Vietnamese cooking demonstration.

19:00: Have set menu dinner.

20:30: Evening activities include film entertainment (in the dining room); squid fishing; massage (contact with cruise manager for service price).

3

DAY 3: HALONG BAY – HA NOI (B, L)

06:00: Morning call (if you request).

06:30: Enjoy Tai Chi instructions on the sundeck in 30 minutes whilst cruising to Luồn cave.

07:00: Enjoy light breakfast in the restaurant (coffee, tea, fresh milk, water, pastries, bread, egg, fresh fruit, cereals will be served in the dining room).

08:00: Visit Luồn cave by kayak, one of the cave open to the form beautiful about endemic the vegetation of the Halong Bay. Visit Luồn cave by a traditionally woven (bamboo) boat rowed by a local boatman (public ticket 50.000đ/peron).

09:00: Then come back to Athena cruise, relax and check out of cabin. Please put your luggage outside the door. Our porters will collect and get them ready on the Pier for you. Finally, the cruise disembarks in Hạ Long International harbour.

09:30: Check out cabin. Enjoy brunch buffet menu served in the dining room. Settle bills in the dining room after brunch (if you have).

10:45: Transfer by tender back to Hạ Long International Harbour and disembarkation.

Farewell to guests.

11:45: Get on the Limousine D-car transfer and return to Hanoi (with the surcharge if required).

14:30 – 15:00: Arrive at Hanoi. End of the trip

Tour details

Itinerary: 2 DAYS WITH ATHENA CRUISE

Cruise cabinRate/person (double/twin shared) (USD)Single cabin (USD)Children (5-11 years old) (USD)
Rate from Oct – Dec 2022
Executive SuiteUSD 145USD 242on request
Elegant SuiteUSD 155USD 259on request
Premium Terrace SuiteUSD 180USD 302on request
Family Triple Suite (3 pax)USD 150-on request
Rate from Jan – April/Oct – Dec 2023
Executive SuiteUSD 155USD 260on request
Elegant SuiteUSD 165USD 277on request
Premium Terrace SuiteUSD 205USD 345on request
Family Triple Suite (3 pax)USD 165USD 277on request
Rate from May – Sept 2023
Executive SuiteUSD 148USD 245on request
Elegant SuiteUSD 158USD 262on request
Premium Terrace SuiteUSD 198USD 340on request
Family Triple Suite (3 pax)USD 160USD 262on request

Itinerary: 3 DAYS WITH ATHENA CRUISE

Cruise cabinRate/person (double/twin shared) (USD)Single cabin (USD)Children (5-11 years old) (USD)
Rate from Oct – Dec 2022
Executive SuiteUSD 290USD 484on request
Elegant SuiteUSD 310USD 518on request
Premium Terrace SuiteUSD 360USD 604on request
Family Triple Suite (3 pax)USD 300-on request
Rate from Jan – April/Oct – Dec 2023
Executive SuiteUSD 310USD 519on request
Elegant SuiteUSD 330USD 553on request
Premium Terrace SuiteUSD 410USD 689on request
Family Triple Suite (3 pax)USD 330USD 553on request
Rate from May – Sept 2023
Executive SuiteUSD 303USD 504on request
Elegant SuiteUSD 323USD 538on request
Premium Terrace SuiteUSD 403USD 674on request
Family Triple Suite (3 pax)USD 325USD 538on request

Note:

– Surcharge: USD 45/adults for the following days: Christmas Eve (24 December), New Year’s Eve (31 December), Vietnamese Lunar Tet Holiday (from 31 January to 03 February 2023)

– Child policy: Age of children based on year of birth, please contact for more information

TRIP INCLUDED

  • Luxury en-suite cabin (all featured with balcony for Athena Cruises and bathtub for Signature Cruises).
  • Welcome drink upon arrival.
  • Tea, Coffee & Fruits in room.
  • Full board meals: welcome lunch buffet, set menu dinner, light breakfast and a brunch buffet.
  • Free usage of outdoor swimming pool in Sundeck (Athena Cruises)
  • Halong Bay Tour Ticket.
  • Various activities : morning Tai Chi class, cave visiting by rowing boat, squid fishing, swingming and kayaking.
  • English and Vietnamese speaking tour guide onboard.
  • Onboard insurance and service charges.

TRIP EXCLUDED

  • Airfares, land transfers from and to Ha Long Bay (Sharing Felix Limousine Transfer (15 seats) – USD 35/person)
  • Visa and hotel arrangements.
  • Spa & Massage treatment services.
  • Beverages, Tips & Personal expenses
  • Other services not clearly mentioned.
  • V.A.T tax
  • Surcharge for entrance fee (follow the government’ law)

What to bring: Original passport, swimming suites, sunglasses, some cash in Vietnamese Dong / USD for personal expenses (do not accept credit card payments on board), bring something warm to wear [From Dec till March]

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