Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions without prior notice.
Some popular activities you can take part in during within cruise are: kayaking, swimming, biking or climbing up or down, getting on and off board.
Therefore, when you are pregnant, you should consider based on detailed cruise itinerary.
In addition, please ask your doctor or health care provider whether you can go on a cruise or not. If they approve your cruise and your plans are flexible, the best time to go on cruise might be before your third trimester.
Similarly, many cruises might restrict travel after 36 weeks of pregnancy. Please tell us the number of weeks you are pregnant at date of cruising, we will convey this important information to relevant departments of cruise in order to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
The weather in Vietnam in general and Halong bay in particular are so diverse which leads to impossible to predict. Our worries about the weather are common things we cannot change – so stop worrying for your peace of mind!
Even when you do the search on any website, it is just for reference. Let us say this to calm you: for Halong bay, any time can be a good time for travel.
In other word, take it easy to make up your mind because an ideal vacation spot, Halong is almost a year-round destination.
Though notoriously difficult to predict, October, November, February, March and April are considered as the best time to visit Halong bay. The periods December- February, the weather can be cool and overcast with low visibility during these months. When summer falls between May and September, promotion can be found.
Cruise range from budget to five star and you pretty much what you pay for. Darian Culbert constantly stays abreast of Halong cruise developments in order to offer our clients the best cruise available at the best price. Our selection criteria are based on: prior client reviews, cruise management and staff training, facilities maintenance, itinerary, business relationship and advantages given exclusively to our clients on price and service.
Normally a reduced rate is charge for children under the age of 12 years.
In order to know exactly how much you need to pay for your children, please advise us the number of children and your children birthday. Then we will let you know how much will be charge for your children based on the age of your children, policy of accommodation and the tour.
More people mean more discounts. Please enquire for more details. The final price will be privately quoted upon your own number of participants, time of travel, grade of cruise cabins and other detailed services.
No, there are no hidden costs. Most of our tours include all transport, meals, and accommodation (Kayaking or transfer can be charged in 4 or 5 star cruises). You will see that the prices for our holidays offer good value for money.
Some cruises might offer free welcome drink, tea/ coffee in each cabin, complimentary bottles of mineral water but other drinks will be charged.
Each cruise operates different policies and full details about what is included and what is excluded for each tour will be provided.
You should pay personal expenses during the tour.
Yes, certainly. An upgrade to a higher cabin grade/type is also possible, subject to availability. Extra costs will be very reasonable. Please email us then we can book all 4 or 5 star accommodation for you.
(It is not possible to downgrade to a lower cabin grade/type, only a move to a higher cabin grade is possible).
Yes, you can. Whether you would like a meal for your little ones or a special meal to meet your dietary requirements, most of cruises in Halong will do their best to supply your preferred choice. Customers with special meal requirements can place an order for a special meal up to 24 hours prior to departure.
You can request your special meal as soon as you have a confirmed booking with us.