Calypso Cruises, the latest additions to top mid-range cruises by Oriental Sails JSC, offer an exceptional experience in Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay. With 20 spacious cabins, each measuring at least 20.5 m2, these cruises provide ample comfort. Notably, they feature a complimentary outdoor swimming pool, adding a touch of fun to your journey. Embark on a timeless adventure with Calypso Cruises and uncover the wonders of these magnificent destinations that we are excited to share with you.
12:15–13:00: Depart from Tuan Chau Wharf on a small boat to reach Calypso Cruise. Enjoy a warm welcome drink upon arrival and proceed with check-in formalities. Have lunch while cruising through the magnificent Ha Long Bay, marvelling at the breathtaking natural beauty. Anchor in the Lan Ha Bay area. 15:00: Join a guide to explore the hidden parts of the bay, including the dark and bright caves. As you pass through the cave, you'll see a stunning lake that the mountain's karst has created that resembles a dragon's eye. You can either share a sampan with other tourists and a local rower or opt for kayaking on your own. Return to Calypso Cruises to change into your swimming suits and indulge in swimming either in the sea or in the outdoor swimming pool on the sundeck. 17:00: Enjoy happy hours with discounted drinks and soak up the beauty of the bay with our friendly bartenders. If luck favors, you might witness a mesmerizing sunset from the sundeck. 18:00: Participate in a cooking demonstration and learn food decoration techniques from our skilled chef. 19:00: Savor a delicious dinner at the Calypso Cruises restaurant. 20:30–22:00: Relax on the sundeck, unwind in your room while watching films, sing karaoke in the restaurant, or join the cruise staff for a squid fishing experience. Overnight on Calypso Cruiser
Today, embark on a deeper exploration of Lan Ha Bay. Board a small dayboat and cruise through the bay, discovering multiple islands, hidden beaches, and more. Later, take a short bicycle ride to Viet Hai village, an isolated village located in the heart of Cat Ba National Park. 06:00–6:30: Wake up early to witness the dawn and start your day with a rejuvenating Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck. 06:30–07:30: Enjoy a light breakfast in the restaurant. 08:00–08:30: Transfer to a small dayboat and cruise through Lan Ha Bay until reaching Viet Hai dock. 09:00: Embark on a cycling trip of approximately 5km to Viet Hai village, a small village nestled in the jungle and surrounded by the majestic mountain ranges of Cat Ba National Park. The village has retained its rustic charm and is a popular destination among foreign tourists. Electric cars are available for those who prefer not to cycle. 11:30: Return to the dock and re-board the dayboat to sail to the other side of Lan Ha Bay. Enjoy a peaceful lunch on board. 13:00–14:00: Explore the Tai Quéo cave area by kayaking, passing through a tunnel cave, and reaching a lake resembling a "Dragon Eye." 14:00–14:30: Continue to Ba Trai Dao (Three Peaches) Beaches. 14:30–15:30: Enjoy free time for swimming in this beautiful and pristine area. Savor finger fruit dishes while cruising back to Calypso Cruises. 16:00–16:30: Return to Calypso Cruises. Relax on the sundeck during happy hours or unwind in the jacuzzi. 19:00: Enjoy dinner in the restaurant and take part in onboard activities. Overnight on Calypso Cruiser
06:00: Welcome the new day with the stunning dawn on the legendary Gulf of Tonkin. Refresh your body and soul with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck. 06:45–07:30: Enjoy breakfast in the restaurant. 07:30–08:30: Take a bus ride of approximately 20 minutes on Cat Ba Island from Gia Luan Pier to visit Trung Trang Grotto. This magnificent cave holds significant geological value, having been formed over millions of years. Immerse yourself in the untouched natural beauty of Cat Ba National Park during the journey. 08:45–09:00: Return to Calypso Cruises for a refreshing shower and check out of your room. 09:30–10:30: An early lunch will be served. 10:45–11:00: After settling the bills, a small boat will transport you to Tuan Chau Wharf. 11:00–11:45: Calypso Cruises concludes at Tuan Chau Wharf.
We have a child policy in place for our cruises. Children will share a cabin with two adults, and their ages will be calculated based on their year of birth.
Children aged 0 to 5 years old: Free of charge. They will share food with their parents.
Children aged 6 to 11 years old will be charged 75% of the adult rate.
Children above 11 years old will be charged at the full adult rate.
We offer options for opposite rooms, side-by-side rooms, and extra mattresses upon request. Please note that a maximum of one extra mattress is allowed per room.
Please be aware that there is a compulsory New Year's Eve Gala Dinner, which costs 35 USD per person.