Glory Cruise Halong Bay

Family Cruises, Mid-Range Cruises

Glory Cruises Halong Bay are modern and tastefully designed boats, the boats feature spacious, well-appointed cabins and suites with large en-suite bathrooms, large sun decks with comfortable lounging furniture and elegant dining rooms and bars. Glory Cruises Halong Bay have designed and fitted our boats to international standards while maintaining traditional style, creating the perfect balance of modern comforts and nostalgic ambiance. Amongst all the best Halong Bay Cruises and Halong Cruise reviews from travellers, we are proud to be always in the leading team.

The Glory Cruises Experience is an immersion in culture, heritage and natural beauty of one of the most enchanting destinations in the world. Follow us on a journey rich in local color, luxurious surroundings, gracious services and discover the art of Glory Cruises Halong Bay. Natural wonders and unique cultural experiences lie every turn during this – your most memorable – Vietnam vacation.

Cruise Overview:

  • About Glory Cruise Halong Bay : Glory Cruise offers an elegant, relaxing and fulfilling ways for all visitors to explore endless style in Halong bay. The Glory cruise brings you into contact with local people in different floating villages of the Halong bay. With Glory cruise, you will have ample opportunity to see Halong Bay in its authenticity and sample local culture and food, in a one unpacking, unforgettable vacation where your “floating hotel” get you insight into Halong bay Vietnam. Glory cruise is committed to offer a soothing as well as stimulating experience that any visitor will remember and cherish. The Glory cruise’s dedicated and professional management and staff await you and look forward to serving you and your family on magnificent Halong Bay.

  • Transportation: Shuttle Bus service, 10 USD/person/rounded trip, daily departure at 7:45-8:0 am from Hanoi with compliment bottle of water on bus. Private Car service On request.
  • Check-in/Check-out: Check in time: 12:00 - 12:30 noon. Check out of room time: 09:30 am. Disembark time: 12:30 am
  • Restaurant:
    -Dining-Room located on the 3rd deck, indoors and balcony.
    -Capacity: 28 persons “A la Carte” concept with choice between local and international specialities.
    -All meals can be served in the dining-room.
    -Gala dinner available on the Sun deck.
    -Dinner served from 7.30 PM.
    -Breakfast served between 7.00 AM and 8.00 AM.
    -Lunch served from 13.30 PM.
  • The Room:
    Glory boats possess four types of rooms (total 17 cabins per boat) featuring stylish design and cosy amenities. Built for you to enjoy the majestic viewings offered by the natural environment during the cruise, Glory cabins are heavenly windows onto the beauties of Halong Bay and engage to bring you the unforgeable Halong Bay trip ever. All rooms come with Air-conditioner, Mini bar, Private bathroom with hot standing shower, Large panoramic windows.
  • Services and Facilities:
    -Luxurious Cabins.
    -Central Air-Conditioning.
    -En-suite Bathroom.
    -Private Balconies.
    -Dining Room and Bar.
    -Conference Equipment.
    -Sport Equipment.
    -Cruise Program.
    -Entertainment.
    -Spa.
  • On – Board Activities: swimming, Kayaking, Squid fishing, Excursions to caves, grottos, beaches & fishing village.

HALONG BAY BEAUTY WITH GLORY CRUISE - 02 DAYS

DAY 1: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay – Halong bay. Meals =Lunch, Dinner.

08.00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta.

10.00: Stopover on the way for refreshments

12.00 -12.30: Arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf – Break and photo opportunities at Glory Cruises Marina Private Lounge, enjoy Welcome Drink.

12.30: Transfer by tender to the boat, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.

13.00 -13.30: Check in and begin cruise. Enjoy deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Lunch is served while the cruising through the bay.

15.00: Visit exciting Ba Hang fishing village, the village is free from busy roads and streets, electric lights, houses and high rise buildings. Instead, there are only herds of little boats and rafts. You will have the chance to discover the traditional culture and customs of the fishermen. Enjoy kayaking, relaxing on the cruise.

16.00: Return to the boat and join cooking class by Glory Cruise’s Chef. Time for relaxing on boat.

17.00: Enjoy swimming on Soi Sim beach, If the weather permits, you can reach on the top of Soi Sim beach to have a panorama view of Halong Bay.

19.00: Dinner – Deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Dinner.

21.00: Evening activities include: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar. Watching movies and many sorts of Vietnam cultural films. Relaxing and spending a romantic night on Glory Cruise’s music. Playing cards, chess are available, reading magazines in room and dining room. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing & fishing from the boat.

21.00 – 23.00: Happy Hour! Buy two drinks- get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).

23.00: End of Program for Day One.

Overnight on Glory Cruise Halong bay.

DAY 2: Visit Sung Sot cave ( Surprising cave) – Halong Bay – Hanoi. Meals =Brunch.

06.30: Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

07.00: Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes).

08.15: Transfer by tender to the Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Walk down about 100 steps and return to the boat. Proper shoes are highly recommended.

09.00: Back to the cruise by tender, then check-out and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay.

09.45: Buffet brunch (breakfast/lunch) or A la carte Menu while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.

11.45: Transfer by tender to the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew.

12.00 -12.30: Return from Halong to Hanoi by shuttle bus.

14.00: Stopover in Hai Duong province to visit a ceramics workshop.

16.00 -17.00: Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip.

HALONG BAY BEAUTY WITH GLORY CRUISE - 03 DAYS

DAY 1: Hanoi – Bai Tu Long Bay – Halong bay. Meals =Lunch, Dinner.

08.00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta.

10.00: Stopover on the way for refreshments

12.00 -12.30: Arrive at Tuan Chau Wharf – Break and photo opportunities at Glory Cruises Marina Private Lounge, enjoy Welcome Drink.

12.30: Transfer by tender to the boat, receive cruise briefing and safety instructions.

13.00 -13.30: Check in and begin cruise. Enjoy deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Lunch is served while the cruising through the bay.

15.00: Visit exciting Ba Hang fishing village, the village is free from busy roads and streets, electric lights, houses and high rise buildings. Instead, there are only herds of little boats and rafts. You will have the chance to discover the traditional culture and customs of the fishermen. Enjoy kayaking, relaxing on the cruise.

16.00: Return to the boat and join cooking class by Glory Cruise’s Chef. Time for relaxing on boat.

17.00: Enjoy swimming on Soi Sim beach, If the weather permits, you can reach on the top of Soi Sim beach to have a panorama view of Halong Bay.

19.00: Dinner – Deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Dinner.

21.00: Evening activities include: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar. Watching movies and many sorts of Vietnam cultural films. Relaxing and spending a romantic night on Glory Cruise’s music. Playing cards, chess are available, reading magazines in room and dining room. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing & fishing from the boat.

21.00 – 23.00: Happy Hour! Buy two drinks- get one free (wine by the bottle excluded).

23.00: End of Program for Day One.

Overnight on Glory Cruise Halong bay.

DAY 2: Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay – Halong Bay Meals =, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

06.30: Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries is served in the dining room.

07.00: Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes). Transfer to sightseeing boat for Lan Ha Bay excursion. Visit Pearl Farm to see how the farmer make the pearl. After that, keep ahead to discover the Dark and Light cave.

12.00: Vietnamese Lunch is served, If weather permitting, Keep ahead to Three Peaches Beach, join kayaking, at a pristine natural beach lapped by turquoise water. Cruise back to Glory Cruise, relax and explore how amazing Halong is.

19.00: Dinner – Deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu Dinner.

21.00: Evening activities include: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar. Watching movies and many sort of Vietnam cultural films. Relaxing and spending a romantic night on Glory Cruise’s music. Playing cards, chess are available, reading magazines in room and dining room. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing & fishing from the boat.

21.00 – 23.00: Happy Hour! Buy two drinks – get one free (wine by the bottle excluded) .

23.00: End of Program for Day Two.

Overnight on Glory Cruise Halong bay.

DAY 3: Visit Sung Sot cave ( Surprising cave) – Halong Bay – Hanoi. Meals =Brunch.

06.30: Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room.

07.00: Enjoy Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes).

08.15: Transfer by tender to the Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Walk down about 100 steps and return to the boat. Proper shoes are highly recommended.

09.00: Back to the cruise by tender, then check-out and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay.

09.45: Buffet brunch (breakfast/lunch) or A la carte Menu while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.

11.45: Transfer by tender to the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew.

12.00 -12.30: Return from Halong to Hanoi by shuttle bus.

14.00: Stopover in Hai Duong province to visit a ceramics workshop.

16.00 -17.00: Arrive in Hanoi. End of the trip.

Rates are Inclusive:

  • Shuttle bus between Hanoi-Halong -Hanoi. .
  • Welcome Drink.
  • Cruise Itinerary and Program.
  • Entrance and Sightseeing Fees.
  • In-house English-speaking Tour Guide.
  • Luxurious Cabins and Suites.
  • Deluxe Vietnamese and International Lunch and Dinner.
  • Vietnamese and International Breakfast.
  • Travel Insurance on board.
  • Conference Equipment (Charter only) .
  • All Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner, BR= Brunch) .
  • Kayaking.

Rates are Exclusive :

  • Private car (upon request).
  • Beverage.
  • Vietnam Visa.
  • VAT tax.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tips and other personal expenses.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above.

Glory Cruise Room Types

Deluxe Ocean View

All rooms are especially designed with big windows open to the sea so that you can view the whole admirable scene of Halong bay, even from your bedrooms.

Cabin size: 14 m2.

Bed size: Twin/Double.

Room amenities: Located on the first floor Big window with seaview, Nonsmoking rooms, Air conditioning, Wardrobe, Desk, Slippers, Hair dryer Bath Linen, Ensuite Bathroom, Private Toilet, Complimentary mineral water, Magazines, Life jacket, Fire Extinguisher, Emergency Hammer.

The Family Deluxe.

Located on the first floor, connecting room with big sea view window, wine & fruits in room.

Cabin size: 28.0 m2.

Bed size: 180 cm x 205 cm.

Room amenities: Bathrobe, Beauty mirror, Complimentary Drinking Water, En-suite Bathroom, Flower & fruit basket, Hair-dryer, Balcony, Hot water, Individual controller air-conditioning, Shower, Slippers, Toilet, Wardrobe.

The Suite.

Located on the second floor, private Balcony.

Cabin size: 14.0 m2.

Bed size: 180 cm x 205 cm.

Room amenities: Bathrobe, Beauty mirror, Complimentary Drinking Water, En-suite Bathroom, Flower & fruit basket, Hair-dryer, Balcony, Hot water, Individual controller air-conditioning, Shower, Slippers, Toilet, Wardrobe.

GLORY CRUISE RATES. Rates are quoted in USD per Room per Program.

Room Types 2 Days/1 Night 3 Day/2 Nights
Deluxe Single 210 350
Deluxe Twin/Double 280 470
The Suite Single 250 380
The Suite Double 340 530
The Suite Family 540 870

Transfer Cost:

  • Rounded Private 4 seat car: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi: 130 USD
  • Rounded Private 7 seat car: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi: 160 USD
  • Departure place in Hanoi: Your Hotel in Hanoi (old quarter)
  • Expected departure time in Hanoi : 07:45 AM – 08:45AM.
  • Expected return time in Hanoi : 16:00PM
  • Shuttle bus: Is inclusive in the rate.

Children policy:

  • Children under 4 years old: are FOC, sharing room with parent.
  • Children from 4 to 7 years old: are charged 50% of the adult rate, sharing room with parents..
  • Children from 7 to 11 years old: are charged 75% of the adult rate, extra bed requested and stay in the room with parents..
  • Children from 11 and over: are charged at the adult rate.

Cancellation Policy:

  • All cancellation must be made in writing to us through email only.
  • Cancellation made by the cruise itself: No cancellation fee applied
  • 07 days prior to check - in date: No cancellation fee applied
  • 03 – 06 days prior to check - in date : 30 % of each cancelled room.
  • Less than 03 days prior to check - in date : 100% of total room charge.

Cancellation policy due to bad Weather:

  • All cruises in Halong Bay must have permit from Management Board of Halong Bay to stay overnight in the Bay.
  • Based on the weather conditions (high winds, monsoon, thunderstorm, cyclone, storm,...), the Management Board has the right to cancel all overnight cruises on certain day to guarantee the safety of tourists.
  • In those cases, following policies will be applied:
  • - If the cancellation is informed before you leave Hanoi to Halong Bay (you have not used any service yet): 100% refund.
    - If the cancellation is informed during the trip (you have already used some services: transfer, lunch, day trip, hotel in Halong,...): Only the fee of these services will be chargedand we will refund whole remain amount. - If the trip are cut down from 3 days/2 nights to 2 days/1 night, we will charge as 2 days/1 night trip, plus other services you have already used and refund the remain amount.

  • Important Notes:
  • The cancellation is announced ONLY by the Management Board of Halong Bay and often in short notice of time. Therefore your understandings in these situations are highly appreciated.
  • The period from May to July is considered as storm weather in Halong Bay with many unpredictable weather conditions. Hence more cruises will be cancelled with short notice during this season.
  • In all cases, please contact our consultants directly for any urgent help. We are here to support you with all of our best!