Routes : Hanoi - Halong bay - Hanoi
Duration : 03 Days / 02 Nights
Depart from : Hanoi
Return to : Hanoi
Au Co Cruise Halong - Au Co Cruise Halong combines state-of-the-art safety standards and innovative oriental design, providing luxury and dedication in every detail. Each Au Co cruise has 32 spacious cabins of minimum 20 – 40 square meters each. Au Co cruise also boasts private balconies and well-equipped bathrooms. The numerous activities en route, the culinary experiences, and the atmosphere on Au Co cruise will please both the active traveler and those just seeking pure relaxation. Whether you enjoy the stunning scenery, a wellness treatment, or a glass of wine from the Chef’s exclusive selection, your trip with Au Co cruise promises to be an unforgettable one in Halong bay.
The first thing that strikes you about each of the 32 luxury Cabins and Suites on Au Co cruise is the sense of space, the abundance of light and the level of refinement in the elegant interiors.
Large floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors in the cabins and cabin bathrooms on Au Co cruise allow natural light to flood in and offer panoramic views of majestic Halong Bay. Most cabins and suites on Au Co cruise provide additional space and comfort in the form of your own private balcony – the ultimate place to relax and enjoy the fresh air, day or night.
Each of the cabins and suites on Au Co cruise is tastefully appointed with timber floors, handcrafted wooden mosaic furniture and elegant interiors. Each cabin on Au Co cruise features individual climate-control thermostats, telephone, MP3 speakers, in-cabin refrigerator, safe box, and hair dryer. Meanwhile the luxurious bathrooms are extremely well appointed with deluxe bathroom amenities.
Located on the main deck, The Deluxe cabin on Au Co cruise, at 20 square metres, are furnished in a minimal style with a choice of double or twin beds, flanked by large bedside tables and two lounge chairs with a coffee table. They also feature a MP3 speakers for your in-cabin entertainment. The bathroom, finished in wooden and mosaic, features a vanity counter and a separate glass-enclosed shower stall, with the picture window offering magnificent views of the passing scenery.
Commanding fantastic views from The Au Co’s bow, our two Grande Deluxe Cabins on Au Co cruise are perfect for family groups or those craving more space. Each cabin on Au Co cruise is 25 square metres and can easily accommodate a third bed. As with all our cabins and suites, the sense of space and luxury is enhanced by the elegant décor and minimal style.
Located on the upper deck, The Au Co executive cabins at 20 square metrers each offer extensive views of the Halong bay during your cruise thanks to their floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors. Their chic interiors and contemporary furnishings, including hardwood floors, handcrafted bed and tables, give a harmonious balance between modern design and traditional detailing.
Named after the legendary father of the Vietnamese people, Lac Long Quan, and commanding a great position and views from the bow of the Au Co cruise, the Long Quan Suites are a very generous 36 square metres. With their spacious private terraces on the upper deck Long Quan suite on Au Co cruise offers guests the utmost in luxury and privacy, combining sumptuous indoor and outdoor living spaces in which to relax.
Additional amenities & services for the Suites:
Additional amenities & services for the Suites:
While designed in very different styles, both the restaurant and the bar on Au Co cruise have been created to ensure the ultimate in comfort, luxury and style.
Restaurant on Au Co Cruise:
The elegant and luxurious The Au Co Restaurant has been carefully arranged according to the generating principle of Wu Xing, with the dining room featuring both wood and metal elements. On arrival, guests will notice that the interior elements of the wooden furniture and polished wooden floor help air flow, harmonizing the natural light and wind with the surrounding landscape and mountains, giving guests the feeling of being immersed in nature, satisfying the senses of sight and taste.
Meanwhile, metal elements in the dining room of the Au Co Cruise, representing fire, are minimized by reducing kitchen and other electrical appliances in the room, which would just distract from the meal. According to the principle that water nourishes wood, the sight of the Gulf’s water and the sound of soft music are simply used to create a calm, gentle atmosphere, which should stimulate guests’ appetites.
Au Co Cruise Bar:
The terrace deck of the Au Co Cruise features not one, but two wide, open-air bars; again designed with the Feng Shui principle of Yang – Movement – Flexibility, as a counterpoint to the Yin – neutral – Earth element. The spacious bars, with their light rattan furniture are the perfect place to relax and while away your day accompanied by a range of food, beverages, and snacks. Alternatively, Au Co cruise bars are the place to meet after a busy day of activities for a pre-dinner cocktail as the sun sets over the Gulf of Tonkin.
The Au Co Cruise Bars stock a full complement of aperitifs, wines, cocktails, drinks and snacks, and serves visitors until late at night.
If guests are seeking more privacy and comfort each cabin on Au Co Cruise has its own in-cabin refrigerator, which we can stock with your choice of beverages.
Other onboard Au Co Cruise services and facilities include:
Spa on Au Co Cruise
For complete stress relief, why not pamper yourself with a therapeutic massage either in the tranquility of the Spa room or in the open-air Spa area – drifting off into bliss as the cruise drifts along.
Au Co Cruise Jacuzzi
After an exciting day of adventurous activities and excursions what better way to relax and unwind than in The Au Co’s open-air Jacuzzi. Feel any aches or pains simply drift away as you sip a cocktail while taking in the fantastic views of the seascape as you voyage at sunset. Reserve the open-air Jacuzzi together with our on-board spa services.
All The Au Co cruise operates under professional daily technical supervision and ongoing maintenance schedules. Each vessel maintenance schedule includes regular monthly and bi-annual routine maintenance and an annual dry-docking to ensure all aspects of seaworthiness and accommodation are in good condition.
All The Au Co Cruise is covered with maximum vessel insurance based on the vessel certification, including total Crew and Passenger capacity.
Safety on Au Co Cruise
The Au Co cruise places the highest priority on the safety and security of our cruises and all Passengers, Crew and Staff onboard.
Au Co cruise is commanded by a Captain, and manned by a professional Deck Crew and Cruise Staff. All Crew and Staff have training certificates or recognized expertise accredited by the relevant Vietnamese Government Authorities.
Our Cruise Managers conduct a safety briefing prior to departure, which includes onboard procedures and clear instructions in case of emergency.
All The Au Co Crew are trained for SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) and dealing with emergencies. Refresher training and live drills are conducted every 6 months.Only 3 Day/2 Night Itinerary is available on Au Co Cruise, 2 Day/1 Night Itinerary is not available
Cat Ba Island is famous for its national park, with more than half the island designated. This island, far and away the largest in the Gulf of Tonkin, is covered by a dense rainforest home to numerous indigenous species of flora and fauna. The secluded village of Viet Hai, situated in the middle of this pristine environment, is easily accessible thanks to a short walk or cycling trip and is where we are developing an organic farm which you can visit.
Bai Tu Long Bay, located a little further east of Halong bay, is the most remote area of our Au Co cruise voyage. The exceptional scale and variety of the geological rock formations in this area are sure to make this a future destination for cruising in the Gulf of Tonkin. A relaxing rowing boat tour through the floating village of Cong Dam and its geological area will definitely be a delightful moment for you to remember during your trip in Halong Bay with Au Co Cruise.
Price per Cabin in USD
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Shuttle Bus ( Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi) :
a) Rate for adults: US$ 35.00 / person / return
b) Rate for children 6-12 years old: US$ 15.00 / child / return
c) Rate for children below 6 years: Free of charge. Limited to one child per booking only.
Low Season : 1May13-30 Sept13
Surcharge 15% on Christmas: 23rd, 24th December 2012 and New year’s Eve: 30th, 31st December 2012