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Serenity Day Cruise Halong Bay 3 stars
1/4 (Mot Thang Tu) street, Tung Dinh, Nui Ngoc, Cat Ba town
9.5Excellent - 16 reviews

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Serenity Day Cruise Halong Bay 3 stars

1/4 (Mot Thang Tu) street, Tung Dinh, Nui Ngoc, Cat Ba town
9.5Excellent - 16 reviews

Belonging to the Cat Ba Express group, Serenity Premium Cruise is a 3-star day cruise in Halong Bay. The name “Serenity” implies the styles and ethos of the cruise toward style-conscious customers.

This cruise is designed with 3 decks, including a restaurant and a sundeck with an elegant design. With all the necessary services on the cruise, Serenity Cruise will bring you an unforgettable experience in Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay

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Launched in 2019
Day Boat
Lan Ha Bay - Bright and Dark Cave - Ba Trai Dao
Serenity Cruise

Why choose Serenity Day Cruise?

  • Round-trip transfer from your hotel in Cat Ba town free

  • Deluxe design with cozy wood-paneled walls

  • Visit the most outstanding attractions of Lan Ha Bay

Cabin & Rates

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Day tour

Booking Policy

Price Includes

  • Round trip transfer from your hotel in Cat Ba town
  • Comfortable cruise
  • English speaking guide on boat
  • Welcome drink
  • Entrance ticket, sightseeing ticket
  • Lunch on cruise
  • Experienced and professional tour guide
  • Kayak, swimming
  • Free 1 bottle of water

Price Excludes

  • Tips for tour guide
  • Staffonboat
  • Drinks atbar
  • Other personal expenses…

Cancellation Policy

  • More than 17 days : Free of charge
  • From 17 to 10 days : 30% of total rates
  • From 9 to 7 days : 50% of total rates
  • From 6 to 4 days : 70% of total rates
  • Less than 3 days : 100% of total rates
  • No show : 100% of total rate

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

  • Full charge as adults

Cruise Itineraries

1 day
Full day: Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay - Cai Beo Fishing Village - Dark&Bright Cave - Ba Trai Dao Beach


  • 7:45 am: A limousine will pick you up from your hotel in 1/4 (Mot Thang Tu) street - Tung Dinh - Nui Ngoc to the wharf, then we'll transfer by speedboat to meet the lovely Serenity Day Cruise.

NOTE: If you don’t stay around this area, please get in touch with us for the most convenient pick-up point.

  • Upon onboarding, please enjoy your welcome drink while the safety instructions and the cruise staff are introduced. Besides, the tour guide also takes note of key information about the itinerary.

Our trip starts with the first point Cai Beo Fishing Village. The captain will steer the cruise leisurely when passing through this peaceful village. You will have time to admire all the scenery of a signature fishing village in Halong Bay with floating houses in the middle of the magnificent mountainside. You also have a chance to explore the local fishing life of people here.

  • Let's immerse yourself in the gift of Mother Nature through the majestic bay blended with tutorial water and thousand of uniquely shaped islets.

The next hight light of the day cruise is visiting Dark&Bright Cave. This is well-known that the best destination for tourists to experience kayaking in this stunning water cave. You will have about thirty minutes to discover this intriguing natural habitat here.

  • After the morning visit, we'll return to the Serenity Day Cruise for leisure and lunchtime.
  • Cat Ba fresh seafood with various delicious traditional Vietnamese Food will be served in the lavish restaurant onboard.

NOTE: If you are vegan, please take note for the cruise team for the best services


Our journey continues when the boat moves to the Ba Trai Dao Area (or Three Peach Island). This beautiful beach is common with its signature white sandy and glamorous mountain scenery. 

  • You are free to swim in the cool and calm emerald water, relax on the white sand with beautiful sunshine, or snorkel (this depends on the tide level and weather).
  • After experiencing full of water activities, we come back to the cruise to depart to the Harbor.
  • This is the perfect time for the glorious sunset on the sundeck. You can sip the cocktail in hand in the heart of this Wonderland and enjoy the Sunset party with fresh fruit and cookie.
  • This time, you also can share your feeling and emotion after the journey. It's the cruise crew's pleasure to hear your valued comments, for they can be better daily.
  • We'll arrive at Cai Beo Whaft around 17:00. Time to say goodbye to the lovely Serenity Premium Day Cruise and the crew onboard and prepare for the next trip to Hanoi. This is also the end of this unforgettable voyage.

NOTE: If using our transit, the driver will pick you up at the Harbor and travel back to Hanoi. You will be dropped off at the hotel in Hanoi (It takes about 2,5 - 3 hours for transit in the Hanoi Old Quarter at that time with the traffic jams).

Meals: Lunch
Accommodation: NA

Important Notes:


Customer Reviews

Excellent 13 reviews
Traveler rating
Score breakdown
  • Cruise quality 9.7
  • Food/Drink 9.5
  • Cabin quality 9.6
  • Staff quality 9.5
  • Enter/act 9.5
Excellent - Mr. Henry Forrtunsa

Although the trip only lasted for a day, we really enjoyed it. We saw lots of wonderful things. Vietnam and Halong landscape always make us surprise. I heard that they also have a seaplane tour but unfortunately that we haven't tried it. If having a next time, I will try it!

Excellent - Ms. Hera Flinn

8 hours with this lovely boat is amazing. Many thanks to the crew onboard. They are very lovely and friendly. The seafood also is also fresh too. Must try!

Excellent - Mr. Frank William

We recently returned from a day cruise on the Serenity. The best part of our trip to Vietnam was that! The itinerary, food, and facilities were all first-rate, and the personnel was outstanding. Even just experience visiting Halong in a day but every minute was incredible. My four, seven, and ten-year-old… More

Excellent - Ms. Natasha

Our day-long Serenity cruise excursion to Lan Ha Bay was fantastic. It combined elegance and adventure. Our tour guide, Dai, was passionate and helpful. He was knowledgeable about the area and added to the particular nature of our visit. I advise everyone to reserve a trip to enjoy the Lan Ha Bay landscape… More

Excellent - Ms.StevenSpery

We had a memorable journey at an excellent price. Thanks to Serenity Crew and BestPrice for helping us got this trip !

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Questions & Answers (4)

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Hi. Do they sell the cigarettes onboard? And can I smoke during the voyage?

@Herry Port:

There is no rule about smoking when travel but you shouldn't smoke during the trip

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Hello. Is it a sharing cruise or a private cruise?

@Carol Fezz:

You can book a charter cruise if they free on that day, this is normally a sharing day cruise

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Good day! I want to know if special provisions may be made to offer halal or Muslim-friendly meals to travelers who identify as Muslims. I'm grateful.


For this day cruise, they are not provide halah food, you have to book a private one to prepare halah food

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Hello. We are a couple and love traveling to admire landscapes. Do you provide for travel from Hanoi to Halong by train? We'd love to go by train for sightseeing. Thanks

@Amelia Finn:

Right now we are not provide train services for Hanoi - Halong routes. You can take bus transfer or seaplanes instead. Thank you

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