The Halong Catamaran 1 day trip



The Only Catamaran of Northern Vietnam

Enjoy your best-ever Halong Bay tour on the only catamaran of Nothern Vietnam with luxurious facilities and services.

Get to know Halong Catamaran

Welcome to The Halong Catamaran – the premium cruise line that offers the perfect mix of traditional elegance and modern comfort. We are the only catamaran in all of Northern Vietnam. When you set out on The Halong Catamaran, you experience the world’s natural heritage sites, Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay, in absolute yachting style and luxury.

A premium yachting experience

At The Halong Catamaran, we are renowned for the special care and attention to detail that we give to everything we do. From the upscale décor and stunning interior design of our ship, to the friendly, personalized service we offer each guest, we are committed to ensuring that every part of your journey is perfect.

A mix of elegance and modern comfort

Once you enjoy The Halong Catamaran, our hope is that you will be back for another. Our beautiful cruise ship features 99 seats, an open air top deck for viewing and photo shoots, and the highlight of the catamaran design is the beautiful hammock like loft nets suspended over the water between the two hull point of the ship, so you can sit back and water the water rushing below you.

The Halong Catamaran premium facilities

The cruise

Exploring Halong Bay deserves an amazing yacht to enjoy the experience to its maximum potential. The Halong Catamaran offers a luxurious cruising experience with a strong commitment to service quality. Our luxury facilities have been artfully crafted by Vietnamese cultural symbols to make your stay comfortable and pleasant. Our facilities include outdoor/indoor restaurant seating, bar/lounge, a sundeck with sunbeds, couch and table seating indoors, as well as “lounge nets” in the front of the boat suspended over the water, between the two hulls of the ship for lounging in while you watch the water rushing below you.


The Halong Catamarans restaurant and bar are fully stocked to serve guests. The restaurant has been beautifully designed with wood and metal elements in uniquely Vietnamese motifs. The traditional design, lighting, and wooden furniture make for a gracious setting for dining indoors. The exceptional opportunity for outdoor dining (rare among the cruise offers in Ha Long Bay) is completed with an attractive rustic décor and charming lanterns, and imparts a feeling of harmony with nature.

On The Halong Catamaran, you will be served a set menu, an à la carte menu and buffet meals with a diverse selection of delicious traditional Vietnamese cuisine, and a small accompaniment of western dishes composed of a healthy balance of seafood, meats, vegetables and flavours. Our talented chef will entice your senses and completely satisfy both your taste buds and your stomachs.


Relaxing on sundeck deserves you an endless view of Halong Bay, it is the best location onboard to have a panorama photo of the bay. Best place for watching the sunset over, it is best to be on the sundeck, a higher place to capture a marvelous overview of nature. The Halong Catamaran allocate entirely the second floor for a spacious sundeck that you can enjoy such breathtaking view and shoot the best photos of Halong Bay.


  • The steel boat building process was carefully followed, inspected and became certified then registered with Local Authority at the highest level of safety standards.
  • The marine safety equipment provided on board includes VHF Radio, GPRS, Water Ingress Alarm system, Fire Alarm System, Fire Extinguishers…
  • In the public areas and tenders, all safety facilities and life jackets are provided in easy access places. The lighting system, fire alarm, and extinguishers, emergency use hammers are ready for use in public areas.
  • On board, our crew members have followed safety training courses and have knowledge in dealing with an emergency. Before boarding, our staff will present safety information with clear guidance during your stay.
  • A speed boat is available for support in the event of an emergency and local authority rescue teams stand by to help.

This full day trip is a perfect way to spend as much time on the water as you can in one day. We use the high speed highway to maximize our time spent enjoying this wondrous beauty. Sailing amongst the 1969 limestone karsts that scatter the emerald waters of Halong and Lan Ha Bay, this is one unforgettable day. The brand new luxury premium boat staffed with a warm and welcoming crew, delicious food, and exciting activities, will be the highlight of your trip.



Our English-speaking tour guide will pick up guests from various hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter, ranging from 6:3OAM – 7:0OAM, we try to make the pick-ups as timely as possible but with morning traffic in the Old Quarter and many hotels to collect from this time is approximate. Please be ready to help expedite this process.

Quick rest stop halfway to stretch your legs, use the facilities, or grab a quick snack in case you missed breakfast (our driver appreciates a coffee break as well!) before we get back on the road and finish the drive.

The bus will arrive at Tuan Chau marina, reach our pier, where our welcoming staff will be awaiting your arrival with a big smile. A complimentary welcome drink will be served, and a quick briefing as we set off into the bay.

We will spend 1 hour roundtrip paddling through a little grotto and into our private lagoon, surrounded by rock walls in all directions. It’s a peaceful little corner of Halong Bay all to ourselves. The tour guide will tell the folklore of Halong Bay before paddling back to the boat.

Our award winning chef will be serving up amazing delights for guests to indulge. Paired beautifully with mouth watering cocktails, fine wines, and beers. The bar will be open for the entirety of the service.

Water is served throughout the cruise, any other drinks (unless stated otherwise), will incur a charge.

Lay on the little white sand beach, go for a swim, or just stay on the boat and relax in Lan Ha Bay. You will have I:30 minutes to enjoy sand between your toes. So, relax and take a few moments to reflect on the absolute beauty of this natural wonder of the world. Bucket list (x) check!

Learn the history of a traditional Vietnamese dish that is most famous. From the fresh ingredients, to the preparation method, and then have try at making them yourselves. You’ll be able to make Vietnamese summer rolls in your own kitchen after this informative and fun course. Excite all your friends and family at home with your new skills!

Complimentary Vietnamese teas, fresh fruit, and little cakes to keep you satisfied until you return to Hanoi. While the sunset starts to drop and the sky fills with deep reds, purples, and yellows, enjoy the return sail back.

We dock at the harbor, get back onto the busses and cruise down the high speed highway. A quick stop halfway, and back to Hanoi.

We thank you for giving The Halong Catamaran the chance to deliver you a once in a lifetime experience. The tour guide will deliver you to the front door of the hotel of your choice in the Old Quarter.

On weekends, some roads will not allowed vehicles to make room for the Walking street therefore our buses will drop you off at the closest and suitable point in the Old Quarter instead.

Price Included

The premium luxury Catamaran boat is 37 meters long and 8.6 meters wide, and launched in February of 2020. With capacity for up to 72 guests, modern technology, international safety standards, and high-grade steel haul construction, this vessel is one of its kind in style, design, and safety.

  • Lunch on board
  • Complimentary drinking water all day
  • Welcome drink
  • Kayaking
  • Cooking class
  • Speed boat transfer to and from activities and beach
  • Teas, coffees, fruits, cakes 16:30-17:30
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Bus transfer highspeed tollway (round trip)
  • English speaking guide

  • Beverages not mentioned above
  • Food or drinks ordered at the short rest stop
  • Any other services not mentioned above
  • Add-on speed boat and/or jet-ski tour (optional)
  • On board insurance
  • Service tax and fees

  • Under 5 years old: Free for charge
  • From 5 to 6 years old: 50% on the rate for an adult
  • From 7 to 12 years old: 75% on the rate for an adult

  • 8-21 days prior to actual arrival will be charged 30% on the total booking value
  • 4 -7 days prior to actual arrival will be charged 50% on the total booking value
  • 72 hours prior to actual arrival will be charged at 100% on the total booking value
  • (All rates above will be added 8% in case of issuing VAT invoice)

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