Swan Cruise

US $130 / pax

Swan Cruise Halong is a well-known Halong Bay cruise that offers an outstanding cruising experience on the Gulf of Tonkin. With more than 5000 reviews on Tripadvisor, the cruise prove itself worth a try whenever you’re plan to travel Bai Tu Long Bay. Discover the world natural heritage site with SWAN CRUISE – the worldwide standard three-star cruise that promises to always provide the best possible service to make your stay worthwhile.

Cabin & Suites

Swan Cruise was built since 2015 and have only 18 cabins. Each cabin has individual bathrooms, a balcony/a large ocean view window, allowing guests to completely appreciate the beauty of Halong Bay. Even though the cabins are not so big (12-18m2 avg), they have everything you need, including comfy mattresses, air conditioning, and other amenities. The small number of cabins also bring you a private feeling even in one of the most famous destination of Vietnam – Bai Tu Long Bay. 

suite cabin overview



Understanding how important it is to energize up during the whole trip, Swan Cruise’s dining rooms are designed to provide a comfortable and romantic setting, with large windows from the ceiling down to the floor to take in the beauty of the bay while enjoying Vietnamese cuisine at its best.

The chefs are not only experienced, but also very passionate about learning new things to better himself for a better profession. Chefs offer a diverse array of Vietnamese and International cuisine, including fresh local seafood, all meticulously cooked and presented.

dining area
dining area

Swan Cruise Itinerary

While most of the cruises are running on Lan Ha Bay & Halong Bay, the Swan Cruise choose Bai Tu Long Bay to aim for a peaceful journey. Comparing to the others 2 bay, Bai Tu Long Bay seem less popular. However, it’s not because of that making the journey less interesting.

Discover Swan Cruise, you’ll be amazed by the beauty of Thien Canh Son Cave, enjoying water activities like kayaking or swimming at Cong La area and especially, having chance to explore Doan Xa Village to learn about the daily local life of Vietnamese people.

That being said, even though it’s running on a unique routine, Swan Cruise still being able to deliver you a magnificent beauty while still keeping you off the beaten track. Take a look at the map below for detailed itinerary of the cruise:


swan cruise itinerary
swan cruise itinerary
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US $130 / pax
Why book with us ?

Why choose Swan Cruise?

Cabin & Rates

Cabin 1
Deluxe Cabin
2 pax
18.0 m2
All board - meals included
2 pax
20.0 m2
All board - meals included
Suite Balcony
3 pax
28.0 m2
All board - meals included
Family Connecting (4 pax)
4 pax
35 m2
2 Double Bed
All board - meals included

Inclusion & Policy

Price Inclusions
  • Full amenities Cabin with A/C
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Overnight Cruise
  • All meals on board. ( 02 lunches, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast) for 2 days 1 night, ( 03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfast) for 3 days 2 nights
  • Kayaking, Cocktail class, Yoga exercise, Bamboo boat, Swimming (if the weather permits), Fish fishing, Movies, Squid fishing, Music entertainment
  • All sightseeing entrance fees
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief, fresh flowers and fresh fruits basket, two bottle of mineral water in each cabin
Price Exclusion
  • Transfer from Hanoi – Halong Bay  – Hanoi (Could be booked at the next step)
  • Airfare, visa arrangements
  • Beauty Spa Services & Massage
  • Beverages, tips, gratuities and other personal expenses
  • All other services NOT clearly mentioned above
Cancellation Policy

1. Cancel by customer

  • More than 5 days prior to arrival: complimentary.
  • 5 to 3 days before to arrival: 50% of the total rate.
  • Less than 3 days before to arrival: full rate.
  • No-show: 100 percent of total rate.
    *Refund will be issued within 7 business days

2. Cancellation due to inclement weather:
– In the event of inclement weather, the Management Board of Halong Bay will determine the morning of departure whether a cancellation is necessary. If such a cancellation is necessary, we will provide alternative travel arrangements or a full refund in accordance with the cruise policy.

Children Policy
  • Child from 0 – 4 Years old: free of charge. Sharing the same bed with parents
  • Child from 5 – 11 years old: 75% charge. Sharing the same bed with parents
  •  Child above 12 years old: 100% charge. Private Bed (extra Bed) within the same cabin as parents

*Please check rate to see detailed charge for each cruise


Day 1: Bai Tu Long Bay - Cong Do - Cap La (L,D)

11.40: Arrive Hon Gai Pier. Check – in Swan cruise and get instructions about safety and itinerary from Cruise Manager

13.00: Lunch with Vietnamese set menu will be served. The Cruise will slowly exploring the beauty of Bai Tu Long Bay. 

15.00: Cap La Island would be our first stop. Enjoying water activities such as swimming, kayaking,..

17.30: Get back to the cruise for Sunset Party and Happy Hours (buy 1 get 1). Then attend our cooking class to learn how to make Nem Ran (Vietnamese Spring Roll). 

19.00: Dinner Time

20.30: Night activities. The Cruise will settle in a quiet area for a good sleep. 

Day 2: Thien Canh Son Cave - Bai Tu Long Bay (B,L)

06:00 Start your day with Taichi Class, an excellent method to calm your mind. 

7:00 Breakfast time

08.00: Arrive and explore Thien Canh Son Cave, the hidden gem of Bai Tu Long Bay. 

09.00: Come back to Swan Cruise and check out. 

10.00: A light brunch will be served. 

11.00: Arrive back to the port. Say good bye to Swan Cruise and continuing your travel plan. 


Day 1: Bai Tu Long Bay - Cong Do - Cap La Island - (L,D)


Arrive in Bai Tu Long Bay. Start your trip by enjoy welcome drinks and safety instruction from Swan Cruise Manager. 


While eating lunch, Swan Cruise will start travel leisurely into the magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay. Our first stop will be Cap La Island, where you could take part in water activities including kayaking, swimming. 

Get back to the Cruise for Sunset Party and Cooking Class.


After dinner, joining others passengers for night activities such as karaoke, squid fishing,..

Day 2: Vung Vieng Fishing Village - Cong Dam - Bai Tu Long Bay (B,L,D)


After an joyful Taichi and breakfast, we’ll transfer to a Day Cruise to explore the deeper area of Bai Tu Long Bay like Cap La, Cong Dam. Stop by Vung Vieng Village to get to know about the fisherman daily life. 


Lunch will be served on the day cruise. After that, spending your time swimming and relaxing on the beach before getting back to Swan Cruise. 


Dinner time and overnight on Swan Cruise. 

Day 3: Bai Tu Long Bay - Thien Canh Son Cave - Hon Gai Pier (B,L)


After breakfast, we’ll visit hidden Thien Canh Son Cave with magnificent beauty of the limestones and karst. 

Then come back to the Cruise for checking out. A light but tasteful brunch will be served on boat. 

11:30: Back to Hon Gai Pier. Say good bye to the crew and continuing your travel itinerary. 

Important Notes:


1. Could we get picked up and drop off at the airport?

No, the bus only picks up & drops off at Hanoi Old quarter. 

However, we’re also provide a separated service to transfer from Old Quarter to the Airport. Please kindly note in the booking so that our agent could advise accordingly.

2. Is there vegetarian food available ?

Yes. All of the cruises are now offer vegetarian options for travelers.

Besides, others food such as Halal, non-gluten,.. or any special requirement are also available. Please kindly inform us by email or “note section” once you process the booking in the next step. We’ll ensure your dining experience on board will be memorable.

3. Does the cruise price included transfer from Hanoi or Hai Phong or Ninh Binh?

No it’s not. We have mentioned clearly what’s included in “Price Inclusion” section above. However, we do provide transfer service between cruises and Hanoi/Hai Phong/Ninh Binh. It’s all could be booked in the next step. If your wish destination is not show up, kindly note down on the Booking Notes for our travel expert to advise accordingly.

4. If I plan to book a flight right after the cruise, what time should I book ?


The cruise would be back to the port at 11:30. It then take 3 hours to get back to Hanoi airport & 45 mins to get to Hai Phong airport. As a results, we strongly suggest:

  • Flight from Cat Bi Airport (Hai Phong City): After 2pm
  • Flight from Noi Bai Airport (Hanoi City): After 5pm
5. What should I pack for the cruise ?

When packing for Cruise, the most important items to bring are comfortable clothing, swimwear, and sunscreen. If you travel during winter months (November to Feb), you may also need to pack a light jacket or sweater to keep warm during cooler evenings.

 Typically, each cruise provides 1 – 2 bottles of water for free every day, and you will not be allowed to bring your own drinks. So, if you want to stay hydrated, bring some money (the drinks on board are a little pricy)

It is also recommended that you bring a camera or smartphone with enough of storage capacity for photos and videos in order to make the most of your trip. Prepare some waterproof protection for them, as you will be doing a lot of water-based activities.

Finally, remember to bring any medications or toiletries you might need while away from home.

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