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Doris Cruise 2 Days 1 Night
No. 35 Tuan Chau Port, Ha Long, Quang Ninh, Vietnam
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Doris Cruise 2 Days 1 Night

No. 35 Tuan Chau Port, Ha Long, Quang Ninh, Vietnam
8.9Very good - 14 reviews
Launched in 2022
22 Cabins
Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay
Doris Cruise
Cruise-Lines: Doris Cruise

Highlight Services & Facilities

  • Bar
  • Pool
  • Tai Chi
  • Cooking Class
  • Private Balcony
  • Restaurant
Why choose Doris Cruise?
  • A harmonious combination of modern and classic styles with opulent ornaments

  • Luxury cabins with ocean views and private balcony

  • A system of a high-end restaurant, bar, spa service, and gym room with skillful and dedicated cruise staff

Cabin & Rates

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Junior Suite

Junior Suite

2 pax
35.0 m2
Double / Twin
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
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Senior Suite

Senior Suite

2 pax
35.0 m2
Double / Twin
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
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Executive Suite

Executive Suite

2 pax
45.0 m2
Double
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
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Honeymoon Suite

Honeymoon Suite

2 pax
60.0 m2
Double
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
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Family Connecting Suite

Family Connecting Suite

4 pax
70.0 m2
Double
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
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Booking Policy
Price Includes
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide
  • Sightseeing tickets to visit Lan Ha Bay
  • Welcome drink and water drink (2 bottles/guest)
  • 4 meals on the cruise: 2 lunches, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast with 2 days 1-night program
  • Afternoon tea (snack, fresh fruit, tea, cake...)
  • Cooking class & Tai Chi class
  • 4-season outdoor jacuzzi, 55-inch TV and karaoke mic, kayak, handboat, squid fishing equipment,...
  • Free birthday cake, room decoration (folding birds + flower spread), honeymoon, wedding anniversary,...
Price Excludes
  • Shuttle bus transfer Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi
  • Airplane tickets, transportation and hotels
  • Visa fee
  • VAT 10%
  • Massage & Spa Services
  • SUP service
  • Drink
  • Tips
  • Entrance fees surcharge (if there is any change)
Cancellation Policy
  • More than 21 days before check-in: FREE of charge
  • From 11 to 20 days before check-in: 30% of total rates
  • From 7 to 10 days before check-in: 50% of total rates
  • Less than 7 days before check-in & no Show: 100% of total rates

If the cancellation be announced by the Management Board of Halong Bay, depend on the timing of the cancellation, following policies will be applied:

  • Before departure from Hanoi to Halong Bay (none of the services has been used): 100% refund.
  • During the trip (some services have been used: transfer, lunch, day trip, hotel in Halong, etc.): used services will be charged, the rest will be refunded.
  • The trip be cut down from 2 nights to 1 night, tourists will be charged a 2 days/1 night trip, plus other used services, the rest will be refunded.
  • The final cost will be confirmed by your consultant via email. In all cases, please contact us directly for any urgent help. We are here to support you with all of our best!
Children Policy
  • Infant 0 - 4: FOC (Max 1 infant/ cabin, 2nd infant will charge by 1 child
  • Child 5 - 11: 75% adults rate, max 1 child/ cabin
  • From 11 year old up: 100% adult rate.

Cruise Itineraries

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2 days
3 days
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay - Tra Bau
Day 2: Dark & Bright Cave - Ha Long Bay - Hanoi
Last update 11:38 Friday 10 May 2024

Important Notes:

  • PROGRAMS & SCHEDULES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE

About Doris Cruise

Wanna find a lavish cruise with professional services and deluxe facilities? Doris Cruise is the best option for you. Launched in June 2022, this is one of the most luxurious cruises in Halong Bay with 5-star standards and exclusive itineraries.

 

Facilities & Deck Plan

Doris Cruise has 5 decks with a variety of amenities that can contain about 80 passengers onboard:

The bottom deck is the atmosphere for the kitchen and staff area. 

On the first deck, there is the Reception with 10 Junior Suites (25m2).

The second deck is where the 10 Senior Suites with 02 Executive Suites (36m2) are located. Moreover, the pool is also sited here. 

The third deck features a Restaurant & Bar with 02 Honeymoon Suites (spaces largest 50m2) best for luxury seekers.    

The fourth deck is for the Sundeck and Sky Bar.

As one of the most luxurious cruises in Halong Bay, this cruise concentrates on the quality of services and facilities in order to give the best experience to customers on board.

Restaurant

Located on the third floor, this is the ideal place for you to savor Vietnamese cuisine and fresh seafood while witnessing the gorgeous views of the bay through the large glass windows. With a seating capacity of 120 people, the luxury restaurant guarantees luxurious meals for all guests.

High-end restaurant with a unique design

High-end restaurant with a unique design

Spa & massage, gym room

Doris Spa offers deluxe and professional spa and massage services to all the passengers on the cruise. You can also keep fit in the cruise’s gym room equipped with fully modern devices.

Sundeck with open-air sky bar

This is the most relaxing place for passengers to enjoy both the various cold drinks of the bar and soak in the bright sunlight. The spacious sundeck has an area of 250m2 with many sunbeds to sunbathe.

Swimming pool

Situated on the second floor, the opulent outdoor jacuzzi pool is also a perfect point for you to relax. The jacuzzi is 15 cubic meters in the bow of the cruise, so you can capture the best views of the bay and Lan Ha Bay.

Service & Activities

Our thoughtfully planned 2-day-1-night itinerary ensures that you will have the opportunity to explore renowned sites such as Tra Bau, with its enchanting Dark & Bright Cave. For those opting for the extended 3-day-2-night trip, your adventure will encompass additional attractions like the charming Viet Hai Village and the picturesque Ba Trai Dao, adding an extra layer of depth to your journey. 

Embark on an exquisite cruise experience, whether you choose the 2-day-1-night or 3-day-2-night itinerary, and prepare to be captivated by the wonders of Lan Ha Bay. 

 

Discover Tra Bau Area

Embark on an exciting adventure on the first day of the itinerary as you discover the wonders of Tra Bau. This legendary site invites you to delve into its crystal-clear blue waters, immersing yourself in the enchanting beauty of its surroundings.

 

Explore Dark & Bright Cave

As the itinerary draws to a close, the last day presents you with approximately one hour to explore the mesmerizing Dark & Bright Cave. This enchanting site is steeped in captivating legends and myths, inviting you to delve into its mysteries and immerse yourself in its unique ambiance.

 

Spend time in Viet Hai Village

During the 3-day itinerary, you will have the opportunity to visit this remarkable village by biking or wandering, which promises a truly unique and tranquil experience.

 

Swim in Ba Trai Dao

Imagine a once-in-a-lifetime experience where you can unwind and relax in the pristine waters of Ba Trai Dao beach. The crystal-clear turquoise waters beckon, offering a moment of pure bliss. 

 

Spa and massage

  • Price: From US $22/ service
  • Duration: 30 - 60 minutes/ session

Pamper yourself with a revitalizing escape at Ocean Spa, where we offer our clients exclusive and intimate spaces designed for steam, sauna, and massage treatments. Immerse yourself in a tranquil ambiance as you indulge in these luxurious amenities, allowing your mind and body to unwind and rejuvenate. Our dedicated spa team is committed to providing you with a serene and personalized experience, ensuring that your time at Ocean Spa is truly exceptional.

Food & Drink

On Doris Cruise, the meal serving hours adhere to the following schedule: breakfast is served from 6:15 onwards, providing you with a delightful start to your day. Brunch is available between 9:45 and 10:45, allowing you to savor a delicious mid-morning meal. 

For lunch, you can indulge in a delectable spread from 12:00 to 13:00, ensuring a satisfying dining experience. In the evening, dinner is typically served around 19:30, providing a delightful culmination to your day with a delightful feast.

Note

  • Please inform us of any special dietary requirements or preferences you may have, as our dedicated crew team is always ready to customize meals to meet your demands. 
  • We also offer a vegetarian menu for those who follow a vegetarian diet. For more information or specific inquiries regarding the vegetarian options available, please contact us.

In each cabin, you will find 2 complimentary bottles of water along with fresh fruit, tea, and coffee. These beverages are readily available in the bar area. If you wish to explore a wider selection of drinks such as wine, cocktails, or beer, there will be a surcharge based on the menu prices.

Transportation

Departing from Hanoi

For your convenience, the bus will pick you up from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter between 8:00 and 8:30. You will enjoy a comfortable journey to Tuan Chau Port in Halong City in a 9-16 seat limousine.

Departing on your own

If you are arranging your own transportation, it is important to arrive at the designated waiting station for Sea Stars around 11:30. Our seamless embarkation process begins at approximately 12:00 when all guests will be transferred to the Doris Cruise via tender.

Reviews

Cruise: 9/10

(+) Pros

  • Elegant cruise design
  • Modern & luxurious wooden furniture is arranged inside the boat

(-) Cons

  • May not be suitable for guests who prefer wooden boats/small boats

Cabin: 9.4/10

(+) Pros

  • The suites of the cruise are suitable for families and couples
  • Well-furnished, clean & comfortable rooms for staying overnight
  • All suites have private balconies
  • Spacious honeymoon suite with an area of up to 50m2

(-) Cons

  • The private balcony isn't too large

Facilities: 9.2/10

(+) Pros

  • Many guests said that the restaurant has really nice views
  • Spacious deluxe restaurant with a high capacity of more than 100 people
  • Many amenities on board such as a swimming pool with jacuzzi, sky bar, spa, etc.

(-) Cons

  • Wifi connection on board isn't stable
  • Limited seats at the sundeck

Food: 9/10

(+) Pros

  • Meals are tailored to guest's preferences & dietary needs
  • Fresh & tasty food served on board and huge in quantities

(-) Cons

  • Drinks' prices served upon request are high
  • Should have more authentic Vietnamese cuisine
  • Water isn't provided with meals

Services: 9.4/10

(+) Pros

  • Caring, attentive & professional staff

Activities: 9/10

(+) Pros

  • Visit well-known places of Lan Ha Bay
  • There are 02 itinerary options for guests to choose from 3-day or 2-day trip

(-) Cons

  • More suitable for active travelers
  • The itinerary was jam-packed & filled with activities

Customer Reviews

Overall Rating

Based on 12 customer's reviews

8.8
Very good
Traveler rating
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Score breakdown
  • Cruise quality 8.8
  • Food/Drink 8.6
  • Cabin quality 8.6
  • Staff quality 9.4
  • Enter/act 8.7
9.3
Excellent - Donney Elen
United States United States
30/05/2024
Perfect overnight saty at Halong Bay

This is a perfect experience. Delicious meals, nice cruise, great activities, and fantastic sceneries. The experience was memorable, thanks to our waiter/butler Tony who did everything to make our stay perfect.

9.5
Excellent - Register
Australia Australia
09/05/2024
Excellent vacation, well-organized!

Janet from Bestprice Travel booked our HaLong Bay tour on the Doris ship. She arranged for our luxury bus to and from HaLong Bay and continuously communicated with us, informing us of where we needed to be and when. She ensured that everything went well.
I highly suggest Bestprice (and Janet) for booking Vietnam tours.

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9.0
Excellent - Mr.Prajesh Kumar
Australia Australia
25/04/2024
Service is good

Mia Nguyen helped me book this trip. The offer price is very competitive. Great service from the staff. I highly recommend BestPrice Travel as the service from them is nice.

9.2
Excellent - Mr.Marcos
United States United States
10/04/2024
Great experience!

Amazing tour! The scenery is stunning, and the tour guides are excellent. Highly recommended!

My Uyen was a fantastic assistance in planning the tour for us; thank you!

9.5
Excellent - A. M
Norway Norway
28/03/2024
Great experience

There are so many cruises to visit Halong Bay that it's tough to pick the best one. And without Janet from BestPrice Travel, the decision would have been even more difficult.
The two-day tour with Doris Cruise exceeded our expectations. The implementation was flawless, as were the directions for transportation and activities. Janet, thank you for everything.

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Questions & Answers (2)

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24/05/2024

Hi, can you check if there are two cabins available on the 6th & 7th of July for me? We're a group of 4 want to travel to Halong Bay.

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24/05/2024
@Quaran J:

Hi, we still have available cabin on this date so please process the booking online.

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01/03/2024

Two of us want to book this cruise to Halong Bay. Travel date is March 28, 3-day trip. Do you have any Twin cabins on board?

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08/03/2024
@Mark:

Hi! Doris cruise is almost full for March. Please check your email for detailed information for your request from our travel consultant.

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