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Lavender Elegance Cruise 3 Days 2 Nights
Lot 27, Tuan Chau Harbor, Halong City
9.2Excellent - 36 reviews

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Lavender Elegance Cruise 3 Days 2 Nights

Lot 27, Tuan Chau Harbor, Halong City
9.2Excellent - 36 reviews
Launched in 2018
12 Cabins
Lavender Cruise
Styles: Budget Cruises,
Cruise-Lines: Lavender Elegance Cruise

Highlight Services & Facilities

  • Bar
  • Karaoke
  • Tai Chi
  • Cooking Class
  • Wooden Games
  • Restaurant
Why choose Lavender Elegance Cruise?
  • Budget cruise with the traditional design of a classic fishing boat

  • Reasonable cost for economical travelers

  • Loose schedule with more time to relax

Cabin & Rates

Bed type:
Deluxe Cabin

Deluxe Cabin

2 pax
14.0 m2
Double / Twin
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
Cabin detail
Deluxe Balcony

Deluxe Balcony

2 pax
16.0 m2
Double / Twin
  • Free cancellation
  • All board - meals included
Cabin detail
Booking Policy
Price Includes
  • Full furnished deluxe en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief
  • All meals on board (02 breakfast, 02 lunches, 01 dinner)
  • Cooking demonstration
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Fishing equipment, movie, exciting games
  • Fruits and local green tea
  • 2 bottles of mineral water in rooms daily
  • On board insurance
Price Excludes
  • Transportation Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi by shuttle bus
  • Beverages
  • VAT tax
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for staffs
  • All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above
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
  • Free of charge for maximum 01 child less than 05 years old, sharing parents' room and utilizing existing bedding or baby cot are upon request.
  • 75% charge of adult price from 5 to 10 years old sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults on mattress, limiting to one child per booking only.
  • Children from 11 years old and more will be considered adults.

Cruise Itineraries

2 days
3 days
Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Luon Cave - Titop Island
Day 2: Trong Cave - Pearl Farm - Me Cung Cave
Day 3: Halong Bay - Sung Sot Cave - Hanoi
Last update 15:59 Wednesday 31 Jan 2024

Important Notes:


About Lavender Elegance Cruise

Officially launched in November 2018, Lavender Elegance Cruise is one of the modern 3-star cruises suitable for budget travelers who want to explore Halong Bay overnight at a moderate cost. The yacht has a typical design in the style of a classic fishing boat of Ha Long with outstanding white paint, which has the rustic beauty of traditional bay boats.

Be ready with us to visit famous landscapes on Halong Bay on the Lavender Cruise, such as Dark and Bright Cave, Lu Huong Peak, etc. We promise to bring you a wonderful time with your friends or family. 

Facilities & Deck Plan

The Lavender Elegance Cruise cruise is 30 meters long, 7.6 meters wide, and 6.5 meters high. This economical boat includes three decks, a luxurious modern design, and a maximum capacity of 30 guests. 

  • 1st floor: Including 8 cabins and a kitchen.
  • 2nd floor: Including 4 cabins, a bar, and a restaurant.
  • Sundeck: Located on the top floor with a 360-degree panoramic view around the Bay with two areas including sun loungers and set tables under the eaves.

Along with a system of modern rooms, this budget boat offers guests new facilities to comfortably explore and experience exciting entertainment and party activities during their overnight time on board.


The spacious restaurant is located on the 2nd floor with an elegant design and a maximum capacity of 30 guests. The restaurant is designed with a very open space and an extensive window system so visitors can comfortably enjoy the scenery while dining.


The bar was designed with a gentle and poetic style so visitors can comfortably relax. The bartenders here are all professional, and the drinks are diverse and unique to suit the preferences of many visitors.


This sundeck is designed with spacious space, combined with reclining chairs to help you relax and enjoy Halong Bay's beauty and delicious drinks. This place is also ideal for you to participate in morning Tachi lessons, outdoor BBQ parties, or attractive cooking classes.

The Dining area and Bar on board

Delicate Layout in the Restaurant on board

Service & Activities

With the Lavender Elegance budget cruise, you can step into a meaningful journey of discovery through beautiful destinations to enjoy the wonders of Halong Bay.

For the 2-day itinerary, you will have the chance to kayak through the magnificent landscape with limestone mountains at Luon Cave and visit Titop Island on day 1, then the famous Surprising Cave on day 2.

With the 3-day, 2-night trip, be ready to visit Pearl Farm to witness the process of making valuable pearls and Me Cung Cave on the second day.

In addition to visiting attractive places, you will also be able to participate in many exciting experiences, such as: 

  • Kayaking around the limestone island areas or
  • Exploring the breathtaking Sung Sot and Me Cung Cave
  • Swimming in the most beautiful region of the bay: Titop Island.
  • Joining a Vietnamese cooking class, then unwinding with a sunset party on the sundeck
  • Participating in amusing nighttime activities: squid fishing, karaoke,.. to relax your soul

Explore the magnificent bay by kayaking

Explore the magnificent bay by kayaking

Food & Drink

The restaurant's cuisine has a variety of styles, from European and Asian styles to a menu of Vietnamese specialties, especially seafood. The service can be a buffet with various dishes, accompanied by a set menu served with an attractive menu.

  • 2d1n schedule: 01 breakfast, 01 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 brunch.
  • 3d2n schedule: 02 breakfast, 02 lunch, 02 dinner, 01 brunch.

Various drinks are also served here, from colorful soft drinks to cocktails, wine, etc.

In addition, the yacht also organizes cooking classes for visitors in need; you can experience the new dishes featured here and have moments of relaxation with friends and family.

Tasty Cocktails

Unwind with Cocktails in the Bar


Customers will use the company's 16 or 29-seat shuttle service for travel. The bus is new with modern facilities.

From Hanoi

Customers be picked up from Hanoi at 08:00 - 08:30 and then travel to the pier (private transfers can be arranged upon request)

From cruise port

You must present at Tuan Chau Marina before 11:30 to check in on time. Then you will get on a tender boat to get to the main cruise.

Shuttle bus

Shuttle service in Ha Noi


BestPrice’s Overall Rating: 9.0/10

Lavender Elegance Cruise is one of the attractive options in the 3-star segment. With everything considered, this cruise deserves a 9.1/10 rate.


  • Beautiful layout and design, new facilities, very well-prepared for a budget cruise.
  • New boat with a suitable capacity of 26 people.
  • Many activities to participate in on board.


  • Small cabin with an average size of 14m2.
  • The Wi-Fi speed is not good.


Cabin: 8.8/10


  • Clean cabin, comfortable bed.
  • Modern amenities are equipped in every room.


  • The room size is small.
  • The Deluxe Sea View Room doesn't have a balcony.


Facilities & Service: 9.5/10


  • Beautiful sundeck, very suitable for taking pictures.
  • Surprisingly good facilities and service for a 3-star cruise.
  • Helpful and professional staff.
  • Can request themed parties, wedding ceremonies, etc.


  • Only offer 01 bottle of water/pax/day. You need to buy if you need more.
  • There is no spa room or bathtub on board


Food & Drinks: 8.6/10


  • Plentiful and various styles of food: Asian/Vietnam-based, European.
  • Vegetarian food is provided.
  • The drinks in the bar are well-made.


  • Foods are cooked to suit Western guests so that they may lack flavor for some customers.
  • The drinks are a bit overpriced.


Activities: 9.2/10


  • Well-organized itineraries, visit a lot of famous places with interesting activities.
  • Have a long relaxing time after each activity.
  • Provide various activities on board.


  • There are no stand-out activities. The itinerary is pretty common.

Customer Reviews

Overall Rating

Based on 34 customer's reviews

Traveler rating
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  • Cruise quality 9.1
  • Food/Drink 9.1
  • Cabin quality 8.8
  • Staff quality 9.8
  • Enter/act 9.1
Excellent - Shania Vasquez
Italy Italy
All good

I had a wonderful time!
Alex is an excellent, humorous, and insightful leader. We had plenty of food and beverages, and the service was excellent. The ship was beautiful. Our beds were comfy, and the rooms were well-prepared.

Excellent - Kent V
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Very nice cruise on Halong Bay, Alex is a very competent, very helpful staff, great time!
A must-do cruise!
Thank you!!

Lavender Elegance Cruise 2
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Excellent - Alessia H
Germany Germany
Nice trip

Great cruise. Ship was pretty with beautiful sundeck.
Cabin is big enough for 1 person but may be tighter for two.
Staff was professional from start to finish.
I had a wonderful journey!!

Excellent - Alex M
Myanmar Myanmar
Okay budget cruise

As a solo traveler, this cruise is more than enough. Comfy bed with a nice view. The activities are standard but fun. The highlight is how nice the staff is. Reasonable price for the service.

Excellent - Carrie Mcmillan
Canada Canada

Very nice cruise on Halong Bay, Alex is a very competent staff, very helpful, great time on board!
A must-do for those who want a nice cruise at a reasonable price!

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Questions & Answers (26)

Ask a Question

Does this cruise have vegetarian meals? Two of us a both vegetarians.

@Skyla B:

Sure! You just have to note your special request about vegan food to our consultant at least 2 days before your trip, we can help you to arrange perfectly.

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Do you have availability for 3d 2n from the 21st April-24th April?


Hi! We believe we can arrange 1-2 cabins for you on that day at the price from $622/cabin. Please see your email for details from our travel consultant.

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We are a couple, traveling to Halong on March 27 for 2 days. Do you have any cabins left on this cruise for us?

@Hannah K:

Hi! March is a peak time at present, we'll try to arrange for you. Pls check your email for more detail from the travel consultant.

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Can I ask for a transfer from Hanoi Airport to Halong Bay? The pickup time may be 7:00 at the airport on Dec 20. How much is it for 2 people?

@Valerie K:

Cost 90 USD for 2.

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Our family has 5 members, what cabins do you have for us? We'll travel on Jan 18 next year.

@Nancy L:

You should take 2 cabins next door each other.

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