Cruise overview

Tuan Chau Tourist Wharf, Ha Long, Vietnam View on map
8.5/10
Editor Rating

“ Explore Halong Bay in style, embrace the most remarkable destinations, and do some extraordinary activities on Halong Imperial Legend Cruise. This traditional style cruise features a series of modern amenities and personalized services for guests to enjoy lazy days relaxing on-deck.”

Editor Reviews

Pros

+ Pick up and drop off service right at the hotel in Hanoi’s Old Quarter is very convenient and the driver is friendly.
+ Rooms are nice with a well-sized window and high-quality in-room facilities.
+ Lunch and buffet dinner are superb and served by attentive staff.

Cons

- Bungalow rooms are run-down and not worth the money.
- The room next to the kitchen is smelly and very noisy.
- Evening entertainment is disappointing with limited songs for karaoke.
- Halong Bay locations are touristy and polluted.

Bottom Line

Imperial Legend cruise brings about intimacy and excitement with warm accommodations and interesting excursions.

About

Type: Wooden
Launched: 2010
No Of Cabins: 12
Pick Up Time: 7:45 – 8:15 Am
Drop Off Time: 16:30 Pm
Operating Area: Halong Bay, Cat Ba Island
Available Tours: 2d1n, 3d2n
Destinations: Titop Island, Surprising Cave, Cat Ba Island, Nam Cat Island

8.8/10

Itinerary & activities

Join Imperial Legend Cruise Halong as she cruises to various renowned tourist destinations of Halong Bay namely Titop Island, Surprising cave. These amazing trips are complete with several challenging activities including hiking to the top of the island and kayaking. What’s more, visitors have an opportunity to savor a buffet dinner at the bungalow and swim or relax on the sandy beach on Nam Cat Island.

  • Beach
  • Karaoke
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Hiking
  • Tai chi
  • Squid fishing

8.3/10

Cruise quality

This traditional sailing style is made of wood and other local materials to create a cozy and intimate ambiance. It also includes a variety of 3-star quality services and new facilities to ensure a comfortable stay onboard.

8.7/10

Service & facilities

Cruise interior is filled with plenty of up-to-date equipment and recreational amenities. Along with a stylish restaurant, Halong Imperial Legend cruise boasts an airy bar & lounge, a spacious sundeck, and 24-hour room service.

Also, this is an ideal choice for relaxation with a private beach, an outdoor pool, and a hot tub.

  • Air conditioning
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
8.5/10

Cabin quality

Each of 12 staterooms onboard is of about 15sqm and tastefully furnished with many modern comforts like complimentary WIFI, heating, a minibar, a private bathroom, and wake-up service. All have a big window to admire spectacular bay views from the bed.

Room TypeMaximumSize
Deluxe Double or Twin Room2 adults, 0 Children16 sqm
Triple Room3 adults, 0 Children20 sqm
8.5/10

Food & Drink

The cruise restaurant specializes in traditional Vietnamese specialties and local fresh seafood. Significantly, major ingredients for dishes are beef, chicken, locally grown herbs, and spices. Moreover, the alfresco bar offers a fantastic spot for drinking delicious cocktails and enjoying a fresh sea breeze.

7.9/10

Value for money

Deluxe room costs from US$259, triple room costs from US$345, and deluxe single room costs from US$186.

Access for people with disabilities?

There are no facilities for disabled guests.

Family-friendly?

Family rooms are available. Children under 4 years old are free of charge and children over 11 years old are charged 100% adult’s rate.

Last updated: December 30, 2019

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Frequently asked questions

1.What activities does the cruise provide?

The cruise provides many activities namely board games, squid fishing, swimming, kayaking, and hiking.

2.What are included in the price?

The price includes accommodation, welcome cocktail, 3 board-meals plus brunch, entrance fees, tax, insurance, and service charge.

3.How many people does the deluxe triple room accommodate?

The deluxe triple room that is fitted with 1 double bed and 1 twin bed can accommodate 4 people.

4.Is parking available?

No, there is no on-site parking available.

5.How much does the transfer by Limousine cost?

Round transfer by Limousine on the highway Hanoi – Halong costs US$35/pax.