4 StarsBai Tu Long BayAthena Cruises
Athena Elegance Cruise

Departure: Daily from Hanoi
from $120/person
* Free Kayaking
* Free Vietnam visa service
Boarding at: Bai Tu Long Bay

Built in 2016, the Athena Cruise made its maiden voyage on 1/7/2017.  The Athena Cruise is the brand new 5-star cruise ship designed to offer you a one of a kind experience in Bai Tu Long Bay - the most spectacular area of the world famous Ha Long Bay. We would like to send you our unique selling points as follows.

Note: Athena Elegance Cruise is not available from 1 May 2019 to 30 June 2019 to maintain and renovate. It will be renamed to Athena Royal Cruise and in service from 1 July 2019.

  • ­Distinct route through Bai Tu Long Bay- the quieter and well-preserved area of Ha Long Bay.
  • Large and Luxury cabins
  • Balcony with sitting area in all cabins.
  • Kayak service included at no extra cost ( from 1stJuly 2017 to 30/09/2017). Options of kayak or bamboo boat.
  • English speaking tour guide available from Hanoi-Ha Long- Hanoi.
  • Luxury 15 seat Felix Limousine transportation that redesigned from the 35 seat vehicle to provide you with more leg room, free drink and snack, wifi on board and USB to charge the phones.
  • Complimentary fresh fruit for every room.
  • Complimentary wine forAthena Terrace Suite and Family Suite
  • ­Special arrangement for your honeymoon or birthday at no extra cost.

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Cruise category: Athena Elegance Cruise
Address: Unit 507, International Centre, 17 Ngo Quyen St., 200000 Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone: +84 982 661 133

Price range: $120 - $348

User rate:

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  • Launch Year
    2017
  • No. of Decks
    3 decks
  • Cruise Length
    60m
  • Cruise Star
    Athena Elegance Cruise
  • No. of Cabins
    cabins
  • Cruise Width
    13m
  • Cruise Capacity
    48 people
  • Cruise Height
    12.5m

CRUISE RATE

RATE: This rate is quoted in USD per Cabin

2 DAYS PROGRAMMay 1st 2019 - Sep 30th 2019
(Summer Promotion)
Jan 1st 2019 - Apr 30th 2019
CRUISE RATE Double Cabin Single Cabin Double Cabin Single Cabin
ATHENA SUITE WITH OCEAN VIEW 240 200 310 235
ATHENA SUITE WITH PRIVATE BALCONY 280 230 340 258
ATHENA TERRACE SUITE 320 275 420 318
FAMILY CONNECTING SUITE WITH OCEAN VIEW 560 620
FAMILY CONNECTING SUITE WITH PRIVATE BALCONY 660 710
TRANSFERShuttle BusPrivate Car
Hanoi-Halong Bay-Hanoi 25/pp 57/pp
Hanoi-Halong Bay-Airport N/A 70/pp
 
3 DAYS PROGRAMMay 1st 2019 - Sep 30th 2019
(Summer Promotion)
Jan 1st 2019 - Apr 30th 2019
CRUISE RATE Double Cabin Single Cabin Double Cabin Single Cabin
ATHENA SUITE WITH OCEAN VIEW 520 375 560 425
ATHENA SUITE WITH PRIVATE BALCONY 580 435 610 463
ATHENA TERRACE SUITE 640 495 670 508
FAMILY CONNECTING SUITE WITH OCEAN VIEW 1020 1090
FAMILY CONNECTING SUITE WITH PRIVATE BALCONY 1120 1270
TRANSFERShuttle BusPrivate Car
Hanoi-Halong Bay-Hanoi 25/pp 70/pp
Hanoi-Halong Bay-Airport N/A 80/pp
Above Price Includes:Excludes:
- Welcome Drink
- Cruise Itinerary and Program
- Entrance and Sightseeing Fees
- In-house English-speaking Tour Guide
- Luxury Cabins and Suites with A/C
- Meals as in program
- Insurance and Service Charges.
- Airfares, Car Transfers and Hotels
- Beauty Spa Services and Massage
- Beverages
- Tips and Personal Expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned above
- Kayaking is available for /person
- Surcharge for New Year and Christmas
Booking Policy:

- Check in time in Halong Bay (Hon Gai harbor): From 12:30pm
- Check out time from Halong Bay: From 11.15 AM
- Free of charge for children under 5 years old is applicable for 1 (one) child sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra Mattress)
- The Child Rate for children from 5 to below 12 years old is applicable for 1 (one) child sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults: 75% Adult rate (No extra Mattress)
- Two children below 12 years sharing private cabin get 25% discount from adult cabin rate.
- Kayaking is free of charge for 3 day 2 night trip. For 2 day 1 night trip, kayaking fee /person applies and must be booked in advance.
- Peak season surcharge: Surcharge of  per person applies if guests stay overnight on December 24th and/or December 31st.

2 DAYS PROGRAM

DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY 
Leave Hanoi at 8:00 AM if you take the private transfer or from 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM if you take the shuttle bus and arrive in Halong Bay around 12:00PM (transportation service on your request). 
12.30 Boarding operations.
13.00 Check-in your cabin and get confident with the boat.
13.15 The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions.
13.30 Enjoy the Vietnamese Lunch Selection, created by our chef with the best products of the Bay.
15.30 Get the chance to enjoy one truly Vietnamese experience by visiting the Floating fishing village of Vung Vieng
16.30 Leisure time on board and why not, the right moment for a massage or for take some pictures of the spectacular sunset in the bay.
17.30 The cooking show is waiting for you to discover the secrets of the Vietnamese Cuisine.
19.00 The gala dinner is ready to be served in the restaurant.
Fulfill your senses with a selection of plates in which our chef mixed the tradition with a touch of Western flavor.
20.30 – 22.00 Our drink promotion will help you to enjoy the after dinner under the stars of Ha Long Bay.
20.30 – ……. Don’t forget the squid fishing on board.

DAY 2: HALONG BAY – HANOI 
06.30 Learn how to practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: The Tai Chi. A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.
07.00 The Early Coffee Set is ready to wake up you
07.30 Explore one of the famous beauty of the bay: Paradise Cave (Thien Canh Son).
09.00 Check out time.
Leave your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk.
Our staff will transfer all luggage in our lounge.
09.00 Bill Settlement at the reception desk.
09.30 The brunch is ready in the restaurant.
10.45 The boat arrives to the pier.
Car is awaiting for you there and transfers you back to Hanoi (transportation service on your request).

Note: The above itinerary is subject to change without prior notice and depends on weather condition!

3 DAYS PROGRAM

DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY 
Leave Hanoi at 8:00 AM if you take the private transfer or from 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM if you take the shuttle bus and arrive in Halong Bay around 12:00PM (transportation service on your request).
12.30 Boarding operations.
13.00 Check-in your cabin and get confident with the boat.
13.15 The Cruise Manager will give a welcome speech with all the cruise information and Safety instructions.
13.30 Enjoy the Vietnamese Lunch Selection, created for you by our chef with the best products of the bay.
15.30 Get the chance to enjoy one truly Vietnamese experience by visiting the Floating fishing village of Vung Vieng.
16.30 Leisure time on board and why not, the right moment for a massage or for take some pictures of the spectacular sunset in the bay.
17.30 The cooking show is waiting for you to discover the secrets of the Vietnamese Cuisine.
19.00 The gala dinner is ready to be served in the restaurant. Fulfill your senses with a selection of plates in which our chef mixed the tradition With a touch of Western flavor.
20.30 – 22.00 Our drink promotion will help you to enjoy the after dinner under the stars of Ha Long Bay.
20.30 – ……. Don’t forget the squid fishing on board.

DAY 2: HALONG BAY 
06.30 Learn how to practice one of the oldest traditions of East Asia: The Tai Chi.
A beautiful and relaxing experience on the open deck.
07.00 – 08.30 Enjoy the Breakfast on board.
08.30 Transfer on the day boat ready to start an incredible experience.
Surrounded by a breathless landscape, discover some of the most beautiful corners of the bay.
Enjoy Kayaking and swimming.
Taste another typical selection of local food at lunch time.
15.30 Back on board of Athena Boat.
Get a full relax in your cabin or on the open deck.
Athena also offers you a relaxing and healthy sauna for free! (*)
17.30 Don’t forget the cooking class with some other thing to learn.
19.00 The gala dinner will be ready for you.
30.30 – …. All the activities and promotions still ready to support your Leisure Time.

DAY 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI
– 06.30 Once again our Tai Chi master will be happy to invite you for a new session.
– 07.00 The Early Coffee Set is ready to wake up you.
– 07.30 Explore one of the famous beauty of the bay: Paradise Cave (Thien Canh Son).
– 09.00 Check out time.
Leave your luggage outside the cabin and the key at the reception desk.
Our staff will transfer all luggage in our lounge.
– 09.00 Bill Settlement at the reception desk.
– 09.30 The brunch is ready in the restaurant.
– 10.45 The boat arrives to the pier.
Car is awaiting for you there and transfers you back to Hanoi (transportation service on your request).

Note: The above itinerary is subject to change without prior notice and depends on weather condition!

CABINS

1 EXECUTIVE SUITE WITH WINDOW
Being our most affordable cabin on the first deck, the Athena Executive Suite  comfortably designed with the fullest facility. Each cabin has an outdoor sitting area and a large window, giving you a wonderful view of the sea and excellent stone formations of Ha Long Bay.

ROOM DETAILS:

  • Air Conditioning with electronic remote
  • 32 inch LED TV
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
  • High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm Blanket
  • Bath Linens and Robe
  • Slippers
  • Standing Shower
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  • Life Jacket
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Basket of Fresh Fruit

2. EXECUTIVE SUITE WITH BALCONY (10 cabins)
Situated on the second deck of the Athena Elegant Cruise, the Athena Elegant Suite with Balcony is designed with a private and quiet cabin that guarantees you a decent night rest and stunning and peaceful view of seascapes. Especially, you will find easier to have a drink at night as The Elegant Suit is simply some steps away from our indoor restaurant and bar.

ROOM DETAILS

  • Air Conditioning with electronic remote
  • 32 inch LED TV
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
  • High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm Blanket
  • Bath Linens and Robe
  • Slippers
  • Standing Shower
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  • Life Jacket
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Basket of Fresh Fruit
3. ELEGANT SUITE WITH BALCONY (6 cabins)
Room Area : 28 m2
Bed size
Max People: 2 adults + 1 child under 12 years old

Equipment:
  • Air Conditioning with electronic remote
  • 32 inch LED TV
  • Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
  • High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm Blanket
  • Bath Linens and Robe
  • Slippers
  • Standing Shower
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  • Life Jacket
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Basket of Fresh Fruit
Description: Located on the second deck of the Athena Cruise, the Athena Elegant Suite with Balcony is a private and quiet cabin that promises you a good night sleep during the night and a stunning and serene view during the daytime. The Elegant Suite is just couple steps away from our indoor restaurant and bar so if you want a drink in the middle of the night you know where to go.
Extra bed: yes

4. ATHENA TERRACE SUITE Cabins (2 cabins)
Being our premium cabin suite on the second deck, the Athena Terrace Suite is inspired with elegant design for a cozy space. This is definitely a perfect choice for couples to spend their honeymoon, anniversaries or any special events of your love life. In particular, this Suite features a private terrace that helps you enjoy the fantastic view of sea to the fullest.

ROOM DETAILS:

  • Private Sun Terrace
  • Air Conditioning with electronic remote
  • 32 inch LED TV
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
  • High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm Blanket
  • Bath Linens and Robe
  • Slippers
  • Standing Shower
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  • Life Jacket
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Basket of Fresh Fruit
5. ATHENA CONNECTING SUITE WITH BALCONY Cabins ( 2 cabins)
Located on the second deck, the Athena Family Connecting Suite has two cabins sharing a connecting door and a private balcony. That is reason why this Suite is the best choice for families with children or a group of four. Like others, this cabin brings you private space and has the same luxury services for every guest in the trip.

ROOM DETAILS:

  • Private Balcony with Ocean View
  • Air Conditioning with electronic remote
  • 32 inch LED TV
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
  • High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm Blanket
  • Bath Linens and Robe
  • Slippers – Standing Shower
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  • Life Jacket – Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Basket of Fresh Fruit
6. ATHENA CONNECTING SUITE WINDOW Cabins ( 2 cabins)
Being the most spacious cabin on the first deck, the Athena Family Triple Suite is suitable for families or large groups. With a modern design and a private balcony, we believe that the Suite will bring a home-like feeling to you while cruising Ha Long Bay.

ROOM DETAILS:

  • Private Balcony with Ocean View
  • Air Conditioning with electronic remote
  • 32 inch LED TV – Wooden Furniture: Wardrobe, Desk and Chair, Sofa Chair with Coffee Table, and Luggage Shelves
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • High Quality Wooden Bed with Comfortable Mattress, Fresh Linens, Soft Pillows, and a Warm Blanket
  • Bath Linens and Robe
  • Slippers
  • Standing Shower
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Emergency Lamp and Hammer
  • Life Jacket
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Electric Kettle with complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Complimentary Drinking Water
  • Basket of Fresh Fruit

SERVICES

Here at Athena Cruise, we believe that travel is not just about what you see but how you see it. We invite you to experience Vietnam with activities that will make your trip unforgettable. From diving into your surroundings with hands-on kayaking or soaking up the view with relaxing Tai Chi. Whatever your travel style, we have something for you!

THIEN CANH SON CAVE
Discover a mysterious ancient cave hidden beneath wild forest canopy and naturally chiseled stone. Explore the three vast caverns of Thien Canh Son Cave, a real-life dream world filled with age-old stalagmites, stalactites and surreal rock formations.

KAYAKING
We offer kayak service for you to explore the beauty of Ha Long Bay to the fullest. Kayaking around Vung Vieng fishing village will be an experience of your life time that you can’t get anywhere else!

VUNG VIENG FLOATING VILLAGE
Get a taste of local culture with a traditional bamboo boat trip to the isolated floating village of Vung Vieng. Learn more about this peaceful community as you sail by the only school, the village’s museum and the modest floating homes that have housed generations.

COOKING DEMONSTRATIONS
Learn about traditional Vietnamese cuisine with a cooking demonstration from our professional chefs. Find out more about local produce and flavors, help whip up popular Vietnamese dishes with expert guidance and, most importantly, taste the final results!

DINING EXPERIENCE
Enjoy an unforgettable fine dining experience with your loved ones. Sample delicious Vietnamese cuisine prepared by expert chefs and receive excellent, attentive service. Relish the perfect combination of impeccable contemporary design while overlooking the breathtaking age-old bay.

TAI CHI
Try the ancient art of Tai Chi surrounded by Bai Tu Long Bay’s natural beauty. Take to the sundeck as the sun rises over the bay’s calm waters and limestone karsts. Enjoy the tranquil atmosphere as you practice balance, awareness and meditation.
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