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Galaxy Classic Cruise

Hon Gai Port, Halong Bay (the cruise with 10 cabins)

Excellent 8.6 - Score from 264 traveler reviews

Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise
Galaxy Classic Cruise

2 days from us $125/person

3 days from us $220/person

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Please Note: Low season(Months:5,6,7,8,9) - High Season(Months: 10,11,12,1,2,3,4)

Rates in “High Season” are normally higher than “Low Season” ( Rates from some luxury cruises only).

How to book cabin(s): Check rates » Choose No.Rooms » Book it » Check Out (You might also book different cabins by choosing "No.Rooms" then "Book it" one by one » Check Out) » Book other services in next step » Send request » We check rates & availability » Make changes » You make deposit » Confirm.
Shuttle bus: You might also have to pay the shuttle bus fees if you book on some 5 stars cruises(rate from us $ 30/person for 2 ways: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi). Superior cruises & some Deluxe Cruises included.
@ Shuttle bus fee only included for the route: Hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hotel in Hanoi
Final payment: After make a deposit or your whole group(Please visit our payment page here). The rest money, you are going to pay us once we meet you at your hotel in Hanoi. We'll tell you more information about the trip, then give you travel ticket.
Or you can pay online before 1 to 15 days to save your time.
Pick up/Drop off: Our modern & safe shuttle buses pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi every morning around 07:45 am - 08:30 am, and drop you off at the same place around 04 pm - 05 pm on the final day of your trip.(another place? please request !) .
// All cruises in Halong Bay leave from the docks around 12:00 - 12:30 pm daily and arrive back at the docks around 11am: 11:30 am on the final day of the trip.
@ If you have flights at late afternoon after your halong bay tour, please inform us ASAP, so we can arrange a car directly to the airport for your group.
What to bring?: Passports, sunglasses,camera, sport shoes, essential luggage,jackets & sweaters(winter in months:11,12,1,2,3,4), some medicine for sea-sickness(optional).
@ You can leave your big suitcases at your hotel in Hanoi while on a cruise.
@ If you do not stay at your hotel in Hanoi again after the trip, please bring all luggage with you.
How far?: 170km from Hanoi to Halong Bay,  around 4 hours to go(included break time en route).
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Halong Galaxy Classic Cruise was built according to the traditional Vietnamese cruise with 10 deluxe cabins as well as an exciting array of activities to be enjoyed while experiencing the spectacular scenery of the “Bay of Descending Dragons”.

SHIP FACTS

Launched: May of 2011

Cabins: 10 Deluxe cabins

Type: Traditional wooden junk

Length: 39.5 m

Width: 8.1 m

Cruising speed: 12 nautical knots per hours.

Crew: 12

 With the experience, enthusiasm and friendly tour operators, sales, tour guide, driver and cruise’s staffs, customers will always be satisfied when they experience with Galaxy Cruise to discover wonderful and amazing sights of Halong bay.

The safety of the customer is always put “the number one”. So, we have the experiential and thoughtful tour guide team and staffs on boat who help and protect customer during the trip. Beside that, we also equip life jackets, lifeboat, radar, radio … with fire hoses in case of fire on Galaxy Cruise.

Galaxy Classic Cruise Cabins

These are cruise cabins for Galaxy Classic Cruise:
Cabin Cabin Size (m2) Bed Type Extra Bed
13
Double bed
YES

Cabin: Deluxe Double Cabin

Bed size: Double bed

Cabin Facilities:

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • In-house Telephone
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Mini Bar
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Safety box
  • Flower and fruit basket
  • Champagne
  • Bathrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Beauty mirror
  • Jacuzzi
  • Local wine
  • Ocean View
  • Upper Floor
  • Private Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Honeymoon Cake
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Panoramic Window
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Private Terrace with Lounge chairs
  • Smoke detector and Sprinkler systems
  • Sofa
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private Bathroom with full toiletries
  • Shower and hot water
  • Wall Pan
  • Turndown services
13
2 single beds
YES

Cabin: Deluxe Twin Cabin

Bed size: 2 single beds

Cabin Facilities:

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • In-house Telephone
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Mini Bar
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Safety box
  • Flower and fruit basket
  • Champagne
  • Bathrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Beauty mirror
  • Jacuzzi
  • Local wine
  • Ocean View
  • Upper Floor
  • Private Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Honeymoon Cake
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Panoramic Window
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Private Terrace with Lounge chairs
  • Smoke detector and Sprinkler systems
  • Sofa
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private Bathroom with full toiletries
  • Shower and hot water
  • Wall Pan
  • Turndown services
13
2 single beds
YES

Cabin: Deluxe Twin Cabin Balcony

Bed size: 2 single beds

Cabin Facilities:

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • In-house Telephone
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Mini Bar
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Safety box
  • Flower and fruit basket
  • Champagne
  • Bathrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Beauty mirror
  • Jacuzzi
  • Local wine
  • Ocean View
  • Upper Floor
  • Private Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Honeymoon Cake
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Panoramic Window
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Private Terrace with Lounge chairs
  • Smoke detector and Sprinkler systems
  • Sofa
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private Bathroom with full toiletries
  • Shower and hot water
  • Wall Pan
  • Turndown services
13
Double bed
YES

Cabin: Deluxe Double Cabin Balcony

Bed size: Double bed

Cabin Facilities:

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • In-house Telephone
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Mini Bar
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Safety box
  • Flower and fruit basket
  • Champagne
  • Bathrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Beauty mirror
  • Jacuzzi
  • Local wine
  • Ocean View
  • Upper Floor
  • Private Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Honeymoon Cake
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Panoramic Window
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Private Terrace with Lounge chairs
  • Smoke detector and Sprinkler systems
  • Sofa
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private Bathroom with full toiletries
  • Shower and hot water
  • Wall Pan
  • Turndown services
18
1 double bed and 1 single bed
NO

Cabin: Family Triple Balcony

Bed size: 1 double bed and 1 single bed

Cabin Facilities:

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • In-house Telephone
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Mini Bar
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Safety box
  • Flower and fruit basket
  • Champagne
  • Bathrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Beauty mirror
  • Jacuzzi
  • Local wine
  • Ocean View
  • Upper Floor
  • Private Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Honeymoon Cake
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Panoramic Window
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Private Terrace with Lounge chairs
  • Smoke detector and Sprinkler systems
  • Sofa
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private Bathroom with full toiletries
  • Shower and hot water
  • Wall Pan
  • Turndown services
28
2 double beds or 1 double bed and 1 twin bed
NO

Cabin: Family Connecting Balcony

Bed size: 2 double beds or 1 double bed and 1 twin bed

Cabin Facilities:

  • Hair-dryer
  • Individual controller air-conditioning
  • In-house Telephone
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Mini Bar
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe
  • Safety Equipment and Life Vests
  • Safety box
  • Flower and fruit basket
  • Champagne
  • Bathrobe
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Beauty mirror
  • Jacuzzi
  • Local wine
  • Ocean View
  • Upper Floor
  • Private Balcony
  • Balcony
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Honeymoon Cake
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Panoramic Window
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Private Terrace with Lounge chairs
  • Smoke detector and Sprinkler systems
  • Sofa
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Private Bathroom with full toiletries
  • Shower and hot water
  • Wall Pan
  • Turndown services

Galaxy Classic Cruise Facilities

General of Galaxy Classic Cruise

  • Reception
  • Safety box at reception
  • Boutique Library
  • 24-hour Security
  • Doctor on call
  • Conference and meeting facilities
  • Tender for sightseeing
  • Rowing Boat
  • Theme Cruise
  • Newspagers and magazine
  • Gymnasium
  • Observatory
  • Sundeck
  • Restaurant

Services of Galaxy Classic Cruise

  • Baby cot
  • Cabin Service (Snack Meals)
  • Bar
  • Laundry service
  • Turndown service and daily presents
  • IDD at the reception
  • Library
  • Boutique shop
  • Masssage and Spa

Activities on Board

  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Snorkeling
  • Wooden Game
  • Dinner in Cave
  • Cooking classes
  • Movie nights
  • Cycling
  • Tours of caves
  • Tours of Fishing Floating village
  • BBQ Beach
  • Singing and Dancing
  • Taichi in the morning
  • Swimming
  • Dinner on the beach
  • Rocking and Climbing

Cruise Restaurant

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  • Vegetarian food
  • Western Food
  • Buffet lunch or dinner
  • Set menu
  • Soft drinks and Cocktails
  • Seasonal fruits
  • Vietnamese Food and Seafood
  • International breakfast
  • Morning buffet brunch

Cruise Policies

CHILDREN POLICIES

  • From 0 – 4 years old: Free of charge
  • From 5 – 9 years old: 75% of adult rates if using existing bed in the room
  • Over 9 years older: 100% as a dult rates

CANCELLATION POLICIES

Cancellations only become effective once our sales office receives notification of cancellation IN WRITING to our email: kim.bookingonline@gmail.com

For individual guests or group of guests with number of person lower than 6:

  • If cancelled up to 7 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged
  • If cancelled up to 3 days before date of arrival, 50 percent of total will be charged
  • If cancelled before 1 days or No – Show, the total of reservation will be full charged

For group of guest with number of person larger than 6:

  • If cancelled up to 10 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged
  • If cancelled up to 5 days before date of arrival, 50 percent of total will be charged
  • Later or No – Show, the total of reservation will be full charged

For group of guest whose charters the boat

  • If cancelled up to 30 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged
  • If cancelled up to 15 days before date of arrival, 50 percent of total will be charged
  • Later or No – Show, the total of reservation will be full charged

NOTES FOR PASSENGERS

  • You might also pay more us $ 15/person for Gala Dinner at Merry Christmas and New Year's Eve
  • Registration is required. Guest must contact with us 1 day before to supply passport’s information as: full name, gender, date of birth, nationality, passport number, visa expiry… otherwise, guest will get introduction about the method to check in, policies…. we will not responsible for any extra charge in case of late, missing. All of above cases are considered as no-show (not arrival).
  • Please note that the time may be changed depending on the policies of Halong bay management or weather permission. We will inform you before getting on the cruise.
  • For using the transfer service only: Daily shuttle bus departs from Hanoi Old Quarter at 8.00 – 8.30am, arriving Halong Bay at 12.00 – 12.30pm)
Cruise Tour:

Trip Highlights:

  • Visit Bai Tu Long Bay and Halong Bay, enjoy the beautiful & tranquil atmosphere of the Bays.
  • Enjoy excellent Vietnamese Cuisine & special seafood on board.
  • Visit Amazing Cave, TiTov Island and Swimming Area.
  • Enjoy the romantic sunrise & sunset
  • Fishing and dancing at night with your hubby & your friends.
  • Kayaking through the grottoes & limestone of the Bay

Day 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – SURPRISING CAVE AREA

08.00: Scenic four-hours drives from Hanoi to Halong Bay.
12.30: Check-in at Hon Gai Pier; embark on Galaxy Cruises for a welcome drink followed by a cruise briefing. You are welcomed by Galaxy Cruises staffs. They will aim your memorable time throughout your stay on our cruise.
13.15: Enjoy delicious lunch served on board with seafood and Vietnamese cuisine while cruising to Surprising Cave area.
14.30: Exploring the most fantastic cave in Halong Bay for an hour.
15.30: Come back to the cruise and departure for Soi Sim Island. Enjoy swimming at sandy beach and emerald water or climbing up to the top of this island to take your miracle photos.
17.00: Get back to the tender and return Galaxy Cruises to refresh.
17.30: Time for Vietnamese cooking demonstration in the restaurant.
18.00: Sunset happy hour with variety of beverages.
19.00: Dinner will be served with Vietnamese tasty cuisine.
20.00: Joining some games, squid fishing (Optional) or Massage service (On request)
Stay overnight on Galaxy Cruises.

Day 2: SURPRISING CAVE AREA – BAI TU LONG BAY – HANOI

06.30: Start your day with Tai Chi section on Sundeck.
07.15: Breakfast is served with Western Style.
08.00: Arrive at Floating village by tender and spend an hour for kayaking around here. Spend your time to discover the local life and contemplate the limestone rise up from water surface.
09.30: Return Galaxy Cruises, check out your cabin.
11.00: Delicious buffet lunch is served while our cruise continues exploring Bai Tu Long Bay on the way back.
12.15: Disembark at Hon Gai Pier. Return Hanoi City.
16.45: Arrive in Hanoi. Finishing the trip.

Trip Highlights:

  • Visit Bai Tu Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay, enjoy the beautiful & tranquil atmosphere of the Bays.
  • Enjoy excellent Vietnamese Cuisine & special seafood on board.
  • Visit Amazing Cave, TiTov Island and Swimming Area.
  • Enjoy the romantic sunrise & sunset
  • Fishing and dancing at night with your hubby & your friends.
  • Full day Kayaking through the grottoes & limestone of the Bay

Day 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – SURPRISING CAVE AREA

08.00: Scenic four-hours driving from Hanoi to Halong Bay.
12.30: Check-in at Hon Gai Pier; embark on Galaxy Cruises for a welcome drink followed by a cruise briefing. You are welcomed by Galaxy Cruises staff whose will aim your memorable time during your stay with us.
13.15: Enjoy delicious lunch served on the boat with seafood and Vietnamese cuisine while the boat cruising to Surprising cave area.
14.30: Exploring the most fantastic Cave for an hour.
15.30: Come back to the boat and departure for Soi Sim Island. Enjoy swimming at sandy beach and emerald water or claiming up to the top of this island to take your miracle photos.
17.00: Get on back to the tender and returning to Galaxy Cruises to refresh.
17.30: Time for Vietnamese cooking demonstration in the restaurant.
18.00: Sunset happy hour with variety of beverages.
19.00: Dinner served with tasteful food in Vietnamese cuisine.
20.00: Joining some board games, squid fishing (Optional) or Massage service (On request).
Overnight on Galaxy Premium Cruises.

DAY 2: SURPRISING CAVE AREA – PRISTINE LAN HA BAY

06.30: Start a new day by attending morning exercise on the sundeck and hunting photos of sunrise.
07.00: Enjoy breakfast on board while complimentary tea & coffee are served.
08.00: Transfer to a smaller boat, cruising to Pearl Village to visit a Pearl farm, which was established in 1995 by Japanese experts!
10.30: Cruise to Dark and Light Cave – the untouched area for kayaking.
12.00: Special lunch is served on the day trip-boat and relaxation.
14.00: Continue to reach Ba Trai Dao Islet where have the most beautiful islets and dramatic natural scenery for swimming, sunbathing…
16.30: Return Galaxy Cruises to refresh and relax and make new friends from new group.
19.30: Enjoy dinner on boat. Just relax and spend an unforgettable night on board.

Day 3: HALONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY – HANOI

06.30: Start your day with Tai Chi section on the sundeck.
07.15: Breakfast is served on the boat.
08.00: Arrive at Floating village by tender and spend an hour for kayaking around here. Take a chance to see a lot of caves and limestone rise up from water surface.
09.30: Return to Galaxy Cruises, check out your cabin.
11.00: Delicious lunch is served with set menu while our boat continues exploring Bai Tu Long Bay on the way back.
12.15: Disembark at Hon Gai Pier. Return to Hanoi.
16.30: Arrive in Hanoi. End of services.

TOUR INCLUSION

    Full furnished cabin with A/C
    Hot water on boat
    1 breakfast, 2 lunches and 1 dinner (2 days/1night itinerary)
    2 breakfast, 3 lunches and 2 dinners (3 days/2nights itinerary)
    Welcome drink
    Cookery demonstrations.
    Entrance and sightseeing fees
    Kayaking. Local rowing boat
    Fishing equipment
    Exciting games
    English speaking guide
    Shuttle bus (round trip: Hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hotel in Hanoi)
    Fruits and local wine party

TOUR EXCLUSION

    Beverages.
    Personal expenses.
    All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above.

8.6
Based on 264 reviews

Score breakdown

Cruise quality
8
Food/Drink
8.5
Cabin quality
8.5
Staff quality
9
Entertainment
9

Traveler rating

Excellent:170
Very good:45
Good:45
Average:2
Poor:2
Terrible:0

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