Essence Grand Cruise, Itineraries, Cruise Details & Deals

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2 days 1 night package on ESSENCE GRAND

  • The largest and most modern super yacht.
  • The safest super yacht in design and operation according to international standards.
  • The most environmentally friendly super yacht.
  • The super yacht with the largest four-season saltwater swimming pool.
  • The super yacht has a diverse and abundant system of entertainment areas and functional rooms, including 05 Spa rooms + sauna + steam; sky bar, pool bar, cigars club, poker club, conference room, meeting room, 02 karaoke rooms, billiard club + shaking dice, 3D golf practice range, library, and kid club…
  • Explore the core area of Halong Bay with famous destination: Surprise Cave, Titop Island, and Luon Cave…

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Crafted to seamlessly blend the renowned luxurious travel lifestyle with the unparalleled freedom of a yachting getaway, Essence Grand Cruise presents an opportunity for guests to indulge in authentic experiences aboard a meticulously designed vessel that sails through the captivating Gulf of Tonkin.

Scheduled for launch in the spring of 2023, our focus revolves around the essence of cruising: destinations, experiences, and cherished memories. Our ambition is grand, aiming to deliver an extraordinary journey that encompasses exclusivity, comfort, elegance, and style. Similar to our esteemed chain of boutique hotels, Essence Grand Cruise aims to proudly represent our distinguished brand of luxury hospitality on the open seas.

This five-deck steel masterpiece showcases over 50 gracefully appointed guest rooms and suites, establishing its distinction as the largest overnight ship to grace the tranquil waters of Halong Bay. However, its uniqueness lies in a remarkable array of state-of-the-art amenities and facilities found onboard.

  • The five-deck steel craft is designed with over 55 elegant guestrooms and suites
  • A conference room; a saltwater infinity pool that appears to blend with the ocean waters beyond
  • Golf simulator impact screen, a gym, and a yoga studio
  • Dolby digital theater where, among other things, you can sing karaoke to your heart’s content
  • A wine & cigar lounge; mini library and reading area; a kids’ club for families
Overview Essence Grand
Overview Essence Grand

Room Category

Deluxe Window

  • No. of room: 2
  • Size (m2): 30 m2
  • Location: 1st floor 
  • Bed type: TWN convertible to DBL
  • Floor-to-ceiling window

Triple Deluxe Window

  • No. of room: 4
  • Size (m2): 43 m2
  • Location: 1st floor 
  • Bed type: 3 SGL beds or DBL + SGL
  • Floor-to-ceiling window

Deluxe Balcony

  • No. of room: 16
  • Size (m2): 45 m2
  • Location: 2nd floor 
  • Bed type: TWN convertible to DBL
  • Private balcony

Executive Balcony

  • No. of room: 28
  • Size (m2): 45 m2
  • Location: 3rd & 4th floor 
  • Bed type: TWN convertible to DBL
  • Private balcony
Ocean Balcony Suite
Ocean Balcony Suite

Essence Suite

  • No. of room: 2
  • Size (m2): 60 m2
  • Location: 2nd floor
  • Bed type: DBL
  • (60m2 room + 20m2), private terrace

Signature Suite

  • No. of room: 2
  • Size (m2): 50 m2
  • Location: 3rd floor 
  • Bed type: DBL
  • 50m2 room + 50m2 common living room
    + 200m2 terrace, jacuzzi, private bathtub

The View Suite

No. of room: 1
Size (m2): 95 m2
Floor: 3rd
Bed type: DBL
Private bathtub,living room, panoramic views

Owner Suite

No. of room: 1
Size (m2): 100 m2
Floor: 3rd
Bed type: DBL
150m2 room + 200m2 private terrace
& jacuzzi, private bathtub


  • The fine dining restaurant/Cloud Nine Restaurant
  • Lighthouse Skybar
  • Meeting Room
  • Conference Room
  • Four season & salt swimming pool
  • La Spa
  • Cigar Lounge
  • Gym center
  • Library
  • Kid Club
Essence Grand Restaurant
Essence Grand Restaurant
Essence Grand meeting room
Essence Grand meeting room
Essence Grand swimming Pool
Essence Grand swimming Pool
Essence Grand Gym
Essence Grand Gym
Essence Grand Kid club
Essence Grand Kid club
Poker room
Poker room


08:15 – 08:45 Pick up
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in the Old Quarter or at our cruise waiting lounge (if you have booked the shuttle with us). The journey time to Halong Bay takes approximately 2.5 hours
09:50 Comfort Stop
A short break on route for refreshments (about 20 minutes)
11:30 – 11:45 Welcome
Arrive at the Halong International harbor (Sun Harbor) – Halong City. You will be warmly welcomed at our Essence Grand Superyacht waiting lounge by our staff
12:00 – 12:15 Embark – Cruise briefing – Check-in Essence Grand Superyacht

Once on board our Essence Grand Superyacht, enjoy a welcome drink in Cloud Nine restaurant during the cruise briefing. Check-in to your luxury spacious suite
13:00 Lunch – Cloud Nine restaurant
Lunch will be served in Cloud Nine restaurant while our Essence Grand Superyacht cruises among thousands of islands and islets of stunning Halong Bay
14:30 – 15:15 Luon cave – Kayaking or Bamboo boat ride
Visit Luon Cave, a hidden lagoon ideal for kayaking. This is one of the must-do activities in the bay. Or if you prefer you can paddle leisurely around the lagoon in a bamboo boat. A chance to see the
incredible karst formations of the bay close-up
15:30 – 16:30 Titop island – Climbing or Swimming
Your next stop is Titop island with its famous crescent moon-shaped beach and tranquil beautiful blue waters. Viewing Halong Bay from the peak of Titop island is another not-to-be missed activity. Climb the 400 steep steps to see the scale and majesty of Halong Bay from a height of 100 meters
14:30 – 17:30 If you prefer to stay on board, and for after the excursion, you can simply relax in your comfy suite or take part in the various onboard services and activities: La Spa (spa and massage), swimming pool, pool bar, cigar club, poker, 3D golf simulator, billiards and table soccer, library, and for children there is a kid’s club
17:30 Sunset & Happy Hour time
Halong Bay has been rated as one of the most beautiful sunset spots in Asia. You can enjoy the best moments of the day at our Lighthouse sky bar as the sun hits the water between the dramatic limestone peaks and emerald-green coves, enjoying cocktails and a cooking demonstration
19:00 Dinner at Cloud Nine Restaurant
Tantalize your taste buds with a selection of Western and Vietnamese cuisine.

After dinner, chill out in your suite; pamper yourself at La Spa; try some squid fishing; or spend time with your fellow companions at our poker club, cigar club, karaoke club, sky bar or the pool bar
Overnight at Essence Grand Superyacht


05:30 – 06:00 Amazing sunrise time
Watch the sun rise over Halong Bay
06:15 Tai Chi on Sundeck
Start the day on our Essence Grand Superyacht with a Tai Chi session on the sundeck or a work-out in the gym; or you may just want to sleep in
06:45 Light Breakfast
A light breakfast will be served in Cloud Nine restaurant
07:30 – 08:15 Excursion to Sung Sot Cave
Our speed boat will transport you to Sung Sot Cave – the biggest and most stunning cave in Halong Bay
09:00 Room check-out

After visiting the cave, return to our Essence Grand Superyacht to pack your luggage and check-out

09:30 Brunch at Cloud Nine restaurant
Cruise back through the bay to Ha Long harbor over a delicious morning brunch
10:45Farewell & Disembark
Goodbyes and transfer back to the harbor
11:00 Arrive at the harbor & return to Hanoi
Once back on land, our staff will meet you and arrange your transportation back to Hanoi
11:30 Start your trip back to Hanoi
Arrive back in Hanoi approximately 14:30-14:45

Inclusion & Terms


  • Fully equipped luxury en-suite guestroom with chilled water central air-con and marble
  • All meals onboard (1 breakfast, 2 lunches, 1 dinner)
  • Tender/speedboat transfers
  • Welcome drink
  • Daily refilled bottled fresh water
  • Cocktails and cooking demonstration
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Tai chi, gym, four seasons and salt water swimming pool, poker, billiards, table soccer,
    kid’s club and use of the library
  • Activities: kayaking, bamboo rowing boat, cave visits, squid fishing
  • Wifi, satellite – HD LED TV onboard
  • English and Vietnamese speaking guides
  • Onboard insurance
  • VAT & service charge


  • Transportation: Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi
  • Beverages
  • La Spa (spa and massage)
  • Karaoke, cigar lounge, use of conference facilities, 3D golf simulator
  • Tips and other personal expenses
  • Personal travel/health insurance
  • All other services not clearly mentioned

NB: Surcharges will be applied during the Christmas and New Year’s Eve periods and over
the Vietnamese Tet Lunar New Year


Wifi connection: at times due to the remote location the signal may be weak. We hope for your kind understanding as the cruise is far from the mainland

Advance registration is required. Please provide your full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number and visa expiry date. A valid passport is required upon check-in, otherwise boarding may be denied by the port authority



The above is an outline itinerary and specific timing and more detail will be given by the tour guide during the trip

Please note itineraries in the Ha Long Bay region are subject to change without prior notice depending on weather conditions, tidal levels, and local authority regulations 

All meals are included on board. Please advise If you have any special dietary requirements or food allergies when you book or at least 24 hours before departure



Valid passport


Sunglasses, hat, swimwear, sunscreen, insect repellent

Any personal medication (if applicable)

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Hanoi → Halong Bay → Luon cave → Titop island → Sung Sot cave

2 days 1 night