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Jade Sails Halong Bay
Lot 24 | Tuan Chau Cruise Port, Tuan Chau Marina, Halong City, Vietnam
9.6Excellent - 44 reviews

Jade Sails Halong Bay

Lot 24 | Tuan Chau Cruise Port, Tuan Chau Marina, Halong City, Vietnam
9.6Excellent - 44 reviews
Launched in 2018
Day Boat
Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay
Original Explorer
Cruise-Lines: Jade Sails
  • Bar
  • Cafe & Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • Spa & Massage
  • Cooking Class
Why choose Jade Sails?
  • The first luxurious day boat sailing in Lan Ha Bay

  • 7.5 hours exploring the most famous attractions

  • Great services, authentic deluxe decorations, delicious food

Cabin & Rates

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Day Cruise
Day Cruise
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
Booking Policy
Price Includes
  • 7.5-hour excursion of the cruise
  • Entrance fees of sightseeing
  • Wonderfully delicious lunch with Vietnamese cuisine
  • Afternoon tea break and bottled water per passenger
  • Kayak/bamboo-boat ride
  • English speaking guide
  • Insurance on board
  • Round trip transfer by limousine
Price Excludes
  • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • All other services not mentioned in the program
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
  • Child under 4 year old - FREE of charge
  • Child between 4 - 10 year old: 75% adult price
  • From 11 year old: full adult price

Cruise Itineraries

Full day
7.5 hours: Hanoi - Tuan Chau Port - Lan Ha Bay - Dark & Light Cave - Hanoi


7:00 - 7:15: We begin our exhilarating day as we pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi's Old Quarter (book in the next step with an additional fee). Settle in for a comfortable 2.5-hour journey to Quang Ninh Province, embarking on a scenic route via expressway.

Upon arriving at the Tuan Chau Marina, you will be welcomed with a refreshing drink as you take in the stunning surroundings. Our crew will provide essential information during the cruise briefing and ensure you are well informed about safety procedures at around 10:00.

Board a speedboat that will take you on a picturesque journey from Tuan Chau Marina to the captivating Jade Sails Cruise. Your 7.5-hour adventure of discovery through the mesmerizing Lan Ha Bay is about to begin.

Indulge in a delectable Vietnamese fusion cuisine during a buffet lunch onboard, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Lan Ha Bay. Savor the harmonious blend of flavors as you prepare for an afternoon of exploration.


It’s time to embark on a bamboo boat rowed by skilled fisherfolk to venture into the captivating Dark and Light Cave. Let the wonders of the cave's formations envelop you in a world of awe-inspiring beauty. Immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings as you paddle through this enchanting maze of rock formations.

Feel the warmth of pristine beaches beckoning you to unwind and soak in the serenity of Lan Ha Bay's quiet corners. Find solace amidst the beauty of untouched landscapes that create a truly magical atmosphere.

Participate in an engaging cooking demonstration, learning the secrets behind crafting the famous Vietnamese 'spring rolls.' Discover the artistry and flavors of this beloved dish firsthand.

Join the lively sunset party, celebrating the day's adventures with fellow travelers while witnessing the sun gracefully descending over the Seven Wonders of Nature, casting an enchanting hue across the bay.

17:00 - 17:30: As the day draws closer, our journey returns to Tuan Chau marina. Our transportation awaits to transfer you back to Hanoi's Old Quarter.

Arriving around 19:30, your day of exploration ends as we drop you off at your hotel, concluding our services.

Meals: Lunch
Accommodation: NA
Last update 09:57 Wednesday 31 Jan 2024

About Jade Sails

Jade Sails is one of the ideal luxury day cruises for travelers who want to visit Halong Bay and Lan Ha. It is the perfect combination of minimalist aesthetic elements and innovative new features, giving the appearance as high-class as the superyachts in the world. 

This day boat uses various materials such as oak, hand-crafted wood, and monochromatic colors to create a deluxe yet sophisticated overall. The interior details of the Jade Sails are also meticulously arranged and decorated. It promises to bring a first-class resort space and professional staff, helping you to immerse yourself in nature, and leaving behind the noise of city life.

Facilities & Deck Plan

Jade Sails features 02 primary decks, each offering a range of enticing amenities to ensure a delightful onboard experience.

The 1st deck is home to a gym, spa, reception area, swimming bar, jacuzzi and dining area. 

On the 2nd deck, you'll find the Panoramic Lounge Bar & Cafe Restaurant, and a spacious sundeck where you can enjoy the sun and the beauty of the bay.

Jade Sails Fact Sheet

Jade Sails Fact Sheet

These remarkable facilities provided by Jade Sails enhance your day cruise experience, offering relaxation, dining, and panoramic views of the stunning scenery.

Luxurious Restaurant

The restaurant on Jade Sails cruises is located on the 1st deck, designed opulently, with a warm and friendly space. The dishes on the cruise are traditional Vietnamese style, sure to satisfy high-end travelers.

Luxury restaurant on board with elegant dining table sets

Luxury restaurant on board with elegant dining table sets



It is situated on the 1st deck and features a range of modern exercise equipment, such as treadmills, stationary bikes, etc., providing guests with an opportunity to maintain their fitness routines and stay active during their day cruise. 


Located on the 1st deck, the spa on board the Jade Sails cruise is expected to offer a serene and rejuvenating experience for guests seeking relaxation and pampering.  It is great to know that the spa can accommodate two guests at a time.

The Panoramic Lounge Bar and Cafe

Jade Sails cruise boasts a panoramic lounge bar and café restaurant, providing guests with a picturesque setting to enjoy delicious meals and drinks. The atmosphere is spacious and can contain almost all of the guests onboard.

Service & Activities

During 8 hours on the day excursion, guests will follow a carefully curated Jade Sails itinerary to explore the captivating Lan Ha Bay.

Experience the magic of Dark & Bright Cave

You can fully immerse yourself in an extraordinary adventure. Engage in thrilling activities like a bamboo boat ride, expertly guided by skilled local rowers, as you soak in the breathtaking natural beauty that surrounds the cave.

Indulge in the art of Vietnamese cuisine 

During a captivating cooking class, led by our experienced instructor teach you the secrets behind creating traditional spring rolls. Explore the unique flavors and techniques that make Vietnamese cuisine so renowned, allowing your taste buds to embark on a delightful culinary journey.

Have fun with the Sunset Party

Make new friends, share travel experiences, and watch the sunset while cruising back to Tuan Chau Marina. It's the perfect way to unwind and enjoy the rest of your journey.

Amazing Cooking Demonstration

Amazing Cooking Demonstration

Food & Drink

Jade Sails will serve you a wonderful dining experience which is a combination of fresh ingredients with local tastes that blow you away. In particular, the typical serving time for lunch is 11:00.

Note: Please inform us of any special dietary restrictions so we can prepare to accommodate your needs and provide you with a memorable dining experience.

Alcohol drinks

With alcoholic drinks, we serve a variety of cocktails and wines such as Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Vodka, Johnnie Walker, etc. for you to choose from. The price comes from around US $10 per glass to around US $80 for each bottle.

Non-alcohol drinks

For those who just want to sip mild beverages like fresh fruit, smoothies, and soft drinks for around US $5 - $7.

Enjoy various colorful cocktails on board

Enjoy various colorful cocktails on board


Departing from Hanoi

The limousine operates at 7:00, ensuring a prompt departure for your transfer to the designated embarkation point. We offer the convenience of a limousine service that will pick you up directly from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter. 

Departing from Tuan Chau Port

For guests who have arranged their transportation and will be departing from Tuan Chau Port, arriving at the designated waiting station at Lot 24, Tuan Chau Marina, Halong City is essential. Please plan to arrive around 9:30 to ensure a prompt departure for the cruise.

At approximately 9:30 - 10:00, a seamless transfer process will be organized to transport all guests from the waiting station to the Jade Sails, ensuring a smooth and efficient boarding experience.


BestPrice's Reviews

Cruise: 9/10

  • (+) Pros
    • One of the most luxurious day cruises in Halong Bay
    • Youthful and modern cruise design
  • (-) Cons
    • Not suitable for visitors who love traditional wooden boats & their classic design

Facilities: 9.6/10

  • (+) Pros
    • Full amenities on board such as spa, gym, massage, etc.
    • Modern & comfortable sundeck
    • Luxurious & sophisticated interior
  • (-) Cons
    • Modern & refined design, not flashy & extravagant

Food: 9.2/10

  • (+) Pros
    • Professional & friendly staff
    • Delicious lunch with Vietnamese cuisine
  • (-) Cons
    • Other beverages served upon request are charged separately

Services: 9.8/10

  • (+) Pros
    • Clean & comfortable boat with an elegant interior
    • Have luxury spa services like overnight cruises
    • Helpful & professional staff

Activities: 9.6/10

  • (+) Pros
    • Visit the most famous spots of Lan Ha Bay
    • Various activities on board
    • Enjoy afternoon tea break free
    • Kayak/bamboo boat ride is included in the price
  • (-) Cons
    • More suitable for young people, or active travelers

Customer Reviews

Overall Rating

Based on 42 customer's reviews

Traveler rating
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Score breakdown
  • Cruise quality 9.8
  • Food/Drink 9.5
  • Cabin quality 9.7
  • Staff quality 9.6
  • Enter/act 9.6
Excellent - Tiara K
Indonesia Indonesia

The cruise is excellent, and the limousine is as impressive. Outdoor activities in a great amount. Exciting but not too rushed.
The cuisine is good; it is not my favorite, but I am a picky eater. So that is not really objective. But there is nothing to complain about. They were also cautious with our… More

Excellent - Esther L
New Zealand New Zealand
Great A-Class Experience

Picked up by a comfortable van, followed by a smart and well-organized cruise over Halong Bay. The buffet meal offered a wide range of alternatives, including seafood, western, Vietnamese, and vegetarian. There is a spa onboard with both indoor and outdoor seating possibilities. We took a small boat… More

Lovely View
Great Cocktails
Kayaking In The Bay
Buncha Vietnam
Excellent - Aaron D
Australia Australia

My children absolutely loved it, and my husband and I were able to unwind. For that reason, I wholeheartedly recommend this cruise company to everyone. Its creativity yet delicious meals, friendly staff, and unique sights are all reasons why this company is the best I have ever seen.

Excellent - Tomomi S
Japan Japan
A fantastic experience!

This was undoubtedly one of the best parts of Vietnam! From start to finish, it was an incredible experience. Jade Sails has highly competent and friendly personnel, a fantastic activity schedule, assured safety, delicious cuisine, and a stunning yacht. It was an incredible experience watching the sunset… More

Excellent - Chang S
Malaysia Malaysia
Best cruise with magnificent sights and an excellent crew!

Amazing day tour with Vinny and his company. Such a fantastic day full of activities for both children and adults. We were a family of 10, including grandparents, parents, and children, and we all had a great day doing enjoyable activities together. Activities included kayaking, swimming in the bay,… More

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Questions & Answers (38)

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Hello, What if our hotel wasn't in Ha Noi Old town? Where could be the alternative pick up location?

@Thu Ho:

We will pick up at meeting point: Hanoi Opera House

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Hi, Do you have availability for 4 adults on a day cruise for tomorrow 7th March? We are staying at Citadines Halong Bay. Please let us know availability and prices and if we can be picked up from our hotel. Thanks


Hi! You can get to the port by taxi - which is more convenient as the port is near. However we aren't sure abt the availabilty in this last minute. Pls check your email for more information.

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Can you pick up and send back to L7 West lake hotel for 2 persons ON March 3rd?


No it is not located in old quarter, you need to transfer to meeting point.

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Hi, we need to return to Hanoi to catch our flight latest is 10pm. Will this cruise ensure will will be back on time?


100% enough time, you will be back about 19:00.

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How long is the speedboat ride to the ship and is there a covered seating area- asking because we have older parents going on the trip with us. Thank you!

@Tracy C:

Hi! The speedboat ride to the ship takes about 20 mins. And don't worry, it's covered.

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