Cruise overview

Ha Long International Harbor, 01 Ha Long Road, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long, Vietnam View on map
9.0/10
Editor Rating

“ Dragon Legend cruise, the newest member of the Indochina junk fleet attracts travelers who’re in search of a unique luxury cruise experience. The high-end cruise sets sail for the captivating landscapes and less crowded areas of Bai Tu Long Bay. These fulfilling voyages will give you insights into Halong Bay culture values, stunning seascapes, and Vietnamese authentic cuisine.”

Editor Reviews

Pros

Cabin rooms are beautiful with a hot tub next to a big window. The food is excellent and comes in a variety. The well-planned itinerary takes you to several harder-to-reach locations of Bai Tu Long Bay. BBQ on the beach is very memorable.

Cons

The cruise is quite expensive and only mineral water is free. The food menu is in English only. No free WIFI in all rooms and transfer costs extra. The third day (3D2N) doesn’t offer many activities, just visit Yen Duc village with water puppet show.

Bottom Line

The luxury cruise provides good value for money and is fun-filled with plentiful food, well-organized activities.

About

Outfit: Steel
Launched: 2014
No Of Cabins: 24
Pick Up Time: 7:30 - 8:00 Am
Drop Off Time: 17:00 Pm
Operating Area: Bai Tu Long Bay
Available Tours: 2d1n, 3d2n

8.8/10

Itinerary & activities

Embark on Dragon Legend Cruise, there won’t be short of interesting shore excursions and sights to see. The cruise passes a number of off-the-beaten-track areas of Bai Tu Long Bay such as the Mua Hoa area, the Cap La area then you’ll visit the tranquil floating villages and do various activities.

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2 day 1 night cruise itinerary (Photo: Dragonlegendcruise.com)   

Water Puppet Shows in Yen Duc Village (Included in the 3 day 2 night itinerary)

  • Live music/performance
  • Cooking class
  • Happy hour
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment staff
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Live music/ performance
  • Swimming
  • Kayaking
  • Visiting cave
  • Having a BBQ on a wild beach
  • Exploring floating villages

9.4/10

Cruise quality

Dragon Legend cruise proudly brings guests a sense of cultural experience. Interior authentic décor is inspired by Vietnamese cultural design. The cruise also features better amenities for an enjoyable stay and the highest safety standard.

9.1/10

Service & facilities

Dragon Legend cruise puts a focus on proving almost individualized, one-to-one service. 24-hour reception with English-speaking guides is available. Additionally, it has high-class and cutting-edge amenities that will appeal to discerning travelers. The most popular facilities are a swimming pool, non-smoking rooms, beachfront, spa, and bar.

Private dining table onboard.

  • Shuttle service
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bridal suite
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
9.2/10

Cabin quality

24 spacious cabins follow oriental-inspired décor and tastefully-furnished with a range of modern amenities such as private bathrooms with a bath/ shower, slippers, hairdryer, and free toiletries, big sea view windows, seating area, and a flat-screen TV.

Room TypeMaximumSize
Deluxe Twin Room2 adults, 0 Children27 sqm
9.0/10

Food & drink

Indoor restaurants and bars feature uniquely Vietnamese wooden furniture and metal elements in its design. The restaurants offer a diverse selection of traditional Vietnamese cuisine with full options of a set menu, à la carte menu, and buffet. 

Meanwhile, the open-air restaurant offers wonderful opportunities to savor sumptuous dishes outdoor under rustic décor and charming lanterns. Additionally, a BBQ can be arranged on a wild beach.

Restaurant with great view to the bay!

8.6/10

Value for money

Deluxe double room and deluxe twin room are from US$367 with free breakfast for two.

Access for people with disabilities?

There are no facilities for disabled people.

Family-friendly?

- Children under 4 using the existing bed are free of charge.

- Children from 4 to 8 years old pay 50% of adult’s fare and sharing existing bed with parents.

- There are kids’ TV channels, indoor play area, and board games for kids.

Last updated: October 08, 2019

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Frequently asked questions

1.How much the drinks and massage onboard cost?

Drinks from US$2.5/beer, US$6/ cocktail, US$35/ bottle of wine and 60 minute spa/ massage session from US$25 - US$50. The price may also include tips and change a little bit depending on when you travel.

2.Can I order a private table for my family?

Yes, you can. There are private tables available for couples and families.

3.My family is vegan. Can we order vegan options on the menu?

Of course, there are. Dragon Legend provides plenty of options for vegetarians by request.

4.What kinds of food are served in the dining room?

Dragon Legend cruise offers a wide selection of seafood, meat, and vegetables cooked in Vietnamese style. Other special food requests can also be ordered.

5.What services do I need to pay an additional charge?

Items that cost extra include fruits, drinks, chocolate or cookies, public transport tickets, spa & massage, sauna, dry cleaning and Happy hour.

6.What are the differences between Dragon Legend and Indochina junk? I found it has plenty of common features.

There are a lot of common features between these cruises because  Dragon Legend cruise ship is the newest member of the Indochina junk fleet which ensures an indulgent stay and the highest level of safety.