The Au Co Cruises Halong Bay

All HotDeals

Vietnam

Thailand

Myanmar

Cambodia

Laos

Indochina Tours

Travel News

Newsletter

Enter your email:

Head Quarter in Hanoi, Vietnam: 

Add:  Suites 514 & 1312. 4 F Building, Trung Hoa Street, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel:  +844-37834288, Fax:  +844-37834286
Hotline: Tony Bui + 84-988900722
Email: [email protected]
Hotline: Jose Hai + 84-983033883
Email: [email protected]

    • Tripadvisor

Au Co Cruises are twin (2 ships) just celebrated 1 year launching! Au Co Cruises are the newest & the most luxurious traditional junks in Halong Bay Vietnam offering 3Days/2Nights Package including transfer pick up from hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - hotel in Hanoi! Cruising in your way!

Factsheet of Au Co Cruises

No of vessels

02

Length

56m

Width

10.43 m

Depth

3.20m

Crew

45

Passenger cabins

32 all with French balcony, floor-to-celling sliding glass doors

Passenger berths

66

Build

2011

Launch

Mar 2012

 

The Au Co strives to provide minimum impact on the local environment and will operate under the concept of sustainable tourism. It's the owners' major goal and commitment to support local communities and conserve the beauty of the Gulf of Tonkin for future generations.

Cabins and Suites

Spacious cabins with private balcony

The first thing that strikes you about each of our 32 luxury Cabins and Suites is the sense of space, the abundance of light and the level of refinement in the elegant interiors.

 

Luxury and modern facilities and amenities

Large floor-to-ceiling windows and glass doors in the cabins and cabin bathrooms allow natural light to flood in and offer panoramic views of the Gulf of Tonkin. Most cabins and suites provide additional space and comfort in the form of your own private balcony - the ultimate place to relax and enjoy the fresh air, day or night.

Each of the cabins and suites is tastefully appointed with timber floors, handcrafted wooden mosaic furniture and elegant interiors. Each cabin features individual climate-control thermostats, telephone, in-cabin refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, safe box, and hair dryer. Meanwhile the luxurious bathrooms are extremely well appointed with deluxe bathroom amenities.

Deluxe Cabins

There are 14 Deluxe Cabin located on the main deck of The Au Co. 12 Deluxe Cabins at 20 square metres and 02 Deluxe Cabins at 25 square metres each are furnished in a minimal style with a choice of double or twin beds, and two lounge chairs with a coffee table.

The bathroom, finished in wooden, features a separate glass-enclosed shower stall.

Amenities:

  • Well-appointed en-suite bathroom
  • In-house telephone
  • Natural hardwood floors, handcrafted mosaic furniture
  • Hair dryer
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning / heater
  • Complimentary drinking water throughout the trip onboard
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary bottle of wine (01/cabin/stay)
  • Deluxe bathroom amenities

Grand Deluxe Cabins

Located on the upper deck, our two Grand Deluxe Cabins offer passengers stunning views of Halong Bay through their panoramic windows. Each cabin is 20 square metres, including an en-suite bathroom and handcrafted furniture. As with all our cabins and suites, the sense of space and luxury is enhanced by the elegant décor and minimal style.

Amenities:

  • Well-appointed en-suite bathroom
  • In-house telephone
  • Natural hardwood floors, handcrafted mosaic furniture
  • Hair dryer
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning / heater
  • Complimentary drinking water throughout the trip onboard
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary bottle of wine (01/cabin/stay)
  • Deluxe bathroom amenities

Executive Cabins

Located on the upper deck, The Au Co executive cabins at 20 square metrers each offer extensive views of the seascape during your cruise thanks to their floor-to-ceiling windows and glass doors. Their chic interiors and contemporary furnishings, including hardwood floors, handcrafted bed and tables, give a harmonious balance between modern design and traditional detailing.

Amenities:

  • Well-appointed en-suite bathroom
  • In-house telephone
  • Natural hardwood floors, handcrafted mosaic furniture
  • Hair dryer
  • In-cabin refrigerator
  • Coffee / tea maker
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning / heater
  • Complimentary drinking water throughout the trip onboard
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary bottle of wine (01/cabin/stay)
  • Deluxe bathroom amenities

Long Quan Suites

Named after the legendary father of the Vietnamese people, Lac Long Quan, and commanding a great position and views from the bow of the ship, the Long Quan Suites are very generous 36 square metres. With their spacious private terraces on the upper deck they offer guests the utmost in luxury and privacy, combining sumptuous indoor and outdoor living spaces in which to relax.

Additional amenities & services for the Suites:

  • Flower & fruit basket
  • Bottle of champagne/Suite/stay
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bathtub and standing shower
  • Other special in-room amenities

Au co Suites

Named after the legendary mother of the Vietnamese people, Au Co, it is only fitting that the largest suites on the boat are named after her. Occupying an unrivalled position at the aft of the boat with unparalleled views, both of the Au Co Suites are an extremely generous 40 square metres. With their spacious private terraces on the upper deck they offer guests the utmost in luxury and privacy, combining indoor and outdoor living spaces in which to relax.

Additional amenities & services for the Suites:

  • Flower & fruit basket
  • Bottle of champagne/Suite/stay
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bathtub and standing shower
  • Other special in-room amenities

Restaurant and Bar

Fine dining restaurant accommodating up to 70 guests

Uniquely located on the spacious terrace deck of The Au Co, and designed along Feng Shui principles, our restaurant and bar offer the perfect spaces for guests to connect with their surroundings while savouring an incredible array of fresh dishes or simply relaxing with a drink.

Semi- open Lan Ha Bar

While designed in very different styles, both the restaurant and the bar have been created to ensure the ultimate in comfort, luxury and style.

Services and Facilities

  • Other onboard services and facilities include:
  • Reception
  • Safe box in cabin
  • Pillow menu
  • Boutique Library
  • Doctor on call and first-aid kits
  • 24-hour security
  • Baby sitter
  • Conference & meeting facilities
  • Tender for sightseeing
  • Car rental service with driver
  • Theme party on request
  • Kayaking, swimming, snorkeling and fishing equipment
  • Gift Shop
  • Sound proof system, noise reduction measures
  • Jacuzzi and Spa room
  • Portable DVD
  • DVD and CD selections
  • Board Games

Spa

For complete stress relief, why not pamper yourself with a therapeutic massage either in the tranquility of the Spa room or in the open-air Spa area – drifting off into bliss as the cruise drifts along.

Jacuzzi

After an exciting day of adventurous activities and excursions what better way to relax and unwind than in The Au Co’s open-air Jacuzzi. Feel any aches or pains simply drift away as you sip a cocktail while taking in the fantastic views of the seascape as you voyage at sunset. Reserve the open-air Jacuzzi together with our on-board spa services.

 

 

 

 

 

Au Co Cruises offering 3Days/2Nights Cruise Package daily!

 

 

 

Chartered Itinerary 2Days/1Night Cruise Package is available! Please contact us to get the best offer: [email protected]

 

Print

THE AU CO CRUISES ITINERARY

A Lifetime Experience in the Gulf of Tonkin

Experience the most stunning sceneries of all three beautiful bays of the Gulf of Tonkin and the amazing island of Cat Ba on board The Au Co. Enjoy a biking promenade in the rainforest of the National Park on Cat Ba Island, follow our guide for a kayaking excursion in the hidden lagoons of Lan Ha Bay or visit a peaceful floating village in Bai Tu Long Bay on a traditional rowing boat. While aboard, discover The Au Co’s signature 5 elements cuisine, re-energize with tai chi, unwind on the sundeck or just pamper yourself in the Jacuzzi or with a Vietnamese massage.

Day 1: Hanoi - Au Co Cruise - Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay (L/D)

8:00: Pick up at hotel in Hanoi. Leave Hanoi City for Halong Bay.

10:00: Have short break for tea & coffee in the middle way!

12.30 Embark The Au Co and start cruising leisurely towards Ho Ba Ham islets in Lan Ha Bay

13.00 Introduction to the 5 elements cuisine. Lunch on board

15.30 Arrival at Ba Trai Dao. Enjoy swimming and guided kayaking

17.30 High tea ceremony with Vietnamese traditional tea

19.00 Our first 5 elements signature dinner of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water is served while the boat is anchored in Ho Ba Ham

21.00 Meet our crew to discover their lives and understand Vietnamese culture or try squid fishing at the reception

Overnight on Au Co Cruise

Day 2: Cat Ba Island and Bai Tu Long Bay (B/L/D)

06.30 Earlier risers start the day with a Tai Chi class on the sundeck or enjoy the breathtaking views of the bay as the boats starts cruising quietly in Lan Ha Bay

07.00 Breakfast on board. Cruise towards Cat Ba Island

08.30 Guided excursion, short walk or cycling in the national park of Viet Hai village and visit The Au Co Organic Farm

10.30 Return to the ship and cruise east to Vung Vieng village in Bai Tu Long Bay

12.00 5 elements cuisine lunch on boat while the boat cruises the quiet waters of the area

14.00 Visit Vung Vieng floating village by traditional rowing boat or kayak. Swim in Vong Ha area

16.00 Departure to Cong Do Area and cruise through Bai Tu Long geological park

17.00 Sunset cocktail

19.00 Our second 5 elements signature dinner of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water is served while the boat is anchored in Cong Do

21.00 Meet our crew to discover their lives and understand Vietnamese culture

Overnight on Au Co Cruise

Day 3: Halong Bay (B)

06.30 Earlier risers start the day with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck or enjoy the breathtaking views of the bay as the boats starts cruising quietly in Bai Tu Long Bay

07.00 Coffee and Bakeries on board

08.30 Guided visit of Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave

09.30 Farewell Brunch and check-out

10.45 Disembarkation in Tuan Chau

11:30: Get on Bus to return Hanoi.

15:30: Arrive Hotel in Hanoi. Finish the Trip at hotel. Good bye & see you in the next times!

Remarks: Transfer direct to Airport is available. Upon request!

Trip included:

  • Ensuite/Cabin on Board with luxury facilities/amenities.
  • Welcome cocktail on Board
  • Entrance fees & sightseeing tickets
  • 2 Lunches, 2 Dinners & 2 Breakfasts
  • Cycling on Cat Ba Island
  • Regular tea, coffee, water during the cruise
  • Kayaking & snorkeling equipments
  • Onboard insurance during the cruise
  • All taxes & services charge.

Optional services:

  • Shuttle bus round transfer Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi (US$34/ person)
  • Private car 4-7 seats (Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi) US$ 139/Car
  • Private mini van 16 seats (Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi) US$164/Car
  • Private car 4-7 seats (Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi Airport) US$158/Van
  • Private mini van 16 seats (Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi Airport) US$185/

Excluded:

  • Shuttle Bus pick up from hotel in Hanoi - Halong Bay - hotel in Hanoi.
  • Visa arrangements
  • Beauty spa services
  • Other beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned 

Cruise Map

 

Print

  • Your currency: United States ($)
  • Validity until 30th Sept 2015 Price per cabin

1 night

Room(s) type Deluxe Grand Deluxe Executive Long Quan Suite Au Co Suite
Single Request!
Double Request!
Twin Request!
Charter (Max 64 pp) Request!

2 nights

Room(s) type Deluxe Grand Deluxe Executive Long Quan Suite Au Co Suite
Single US$ 748 US$ 786 US$ 820 US$ 1,178 US$ 1,306
Double US$ 980 US$ 1,032 US$ 1,072 US$ 1,548 US$ 1,734
Twin US$ 980 US$ 1,032 US$ 1,072 US$ 1,548 US$ 1,734
Charter (Max 64 pp) Request!