Halong Au Co Cruises


Fact sheet

  • No of vessels: 02
  • Length: 56m
  • Width: 10.43 m
  • Depth: 3.20m
  • Crew: 45
  • Passenger cabins: 32 all with French balcony, floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors
  • Passenger berths: 66
  • Build: 2011
  • Launch: April 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. The Au Co aims to offer tours of Halong Bay which there is no negative impact on the environment that surrounds us.

Cabins 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
  • Deluxe bathroom amenities

Halong Auco cruise - Cabins map

Halong Auco cruise - Cabins map

Deluxe cabin

We have different kind of cabins for every possible taste. We wish you to cruise Halong Bay in the comfort that suits you best.

There are 14 Deluxe Cabin located on the main deck of The Au Co. 12 Deluxe Cabins at 20 square meters and 02 Deluxe Cabins at 25 square meters 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.

Grand deluxe cabin

Enjoy a luxury cruise in Halong Bay in one of our Grand Deluxe cabin!

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 meters, 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.

Executive cabin

Savor a unique tour of Halong Bay by boat in our Executive cabins.

Located on the upper deck, The Au Co executive cabins at 20 square meters 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.

Long Quan suite cabin

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 meters. 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.

With a harmonious balance between the amazing view, the luxury and the traditional style, relaxing in our Long Quan Suite makes the best out of your Halong Bay cruise.

Additional amenities & services for the Suites:

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

Au Co Suite cabin

Au Co is the most spacious suite out of all on Halong Bay boats.

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 meters. 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 sparkling wine/Suite/stay
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bathtub and standing shower
  • Other special in-room amenities

Restaurant and Bar

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 savoring an incredible array of fresh dishes or simply relaxing with a drink.

While designed in very different styles, both the restaurant and the bar have been created to ensure the ultimate in comfort, luxury and style. We want you to have an unforgettable cruise in Vietnam.

Services and Facilities

We also provide other onboard services and facilities to improve your Halong Bay cruise experience which include:

  • Reception
  • Safe box in cabin
  • 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
  • Complimentary wifi


A visit of Halong Bay by boat wouldn't be complete without a spa service. 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.


What defines better a luxury cruise than spending some time in a Jacuzzi while cruising in Halong Bay. 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.


The Gulf of Tonkin is the perfect place to experience a wide range of activities, from biking to kayaking, from swimming to squid fishing. Whichever activity you choose you will be surrounded by some of the most dramatic and exciting sceneries, heightening your sense of adventure.

Kayaking while on a Halong Bay cruise

This is not only a healthy sporting activity but also one of the best and easiest ways to explore the magnificent caves, lagoons and World Heritage sights of Halong Bay; as well as the more unspoilt, neighboring bays of Lan Ha and Bai Tu Long bay. Famous for its thousands of islands and islets spread throughout the wide bays, our small kayaks for 1-2 (and even 3) people are not only easy to control and great exercise but also offer a fresh and interesting perspective on the delightful scenery surrounding you.

Biking on Cat Ba Island

Taking a leisurely bike ride through the scenic landscape of Cat Ba National Park is one of the best ways to enjoy the beauty of this wonderful island. Cat Ba is the largest island in the Gulf of Tonkin. Indeed, the Lonely Planet described Cat Ba as being ‘rugged, craggy and jungle-clad, it is straight out of Jurassic Park’.

Swimming in pristine beaches in Halong Bay

‘Really nice and refreshing’ is how passengers often describe wallowing in the placid waters of Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay. Indeed, this is an experience not to be missed. Whether you choose to swim or snorkel, The Au Co staff are always on hand to ensure your safety and make sure you have an enjoyable time in the cool, dark waters of the Gulf of Tonkin.

Squid fishing

Sleepless in Halong? We have the cure! As night falls, The Au Co’s staff will hand out fishing rods and guide you in this interesting pastime, which could easily occupy an entire evening. Be patient, focus, and soon, with a flick of the wrist, you can celebrate your very first catch! And of course, your ‘reward’ is to see the fruits of your labor turned into one of many inspired dishes by The Au Co’s team of chefs. This experience will make your cruise in Vietnam unforgettable.

3 Days/ 2 nights



Around 12.00 noon: arrive in Halong habour, you will be transferred to the Ahalong bay.jpgU CO boat by small tender. Enjoy welcome drink & check-in your cabin. Cruising through Halong Bay will literally take your breath away.

Enjoy Lunch with the five elements cuisine on board, while The Au Co cruises leisurely towards to Vung Ha area. First, visit the beautiful Vung Ha beach for swimming and water activities.

Back to The Au Co to join a Cooking demonstration then enjoy Happy Hour with “Buy One Get One Free”: Beer, House wine (by the glass), Soft drinks, Long drinks, Cocktails

Savour our five elements signature dinner of Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water. After that, you could relax with a drink at Lan Ha bar or enjoy squid fishing from the main deck

The boat will anchor for the night in a peaceful location.


After breakfast on board, visit the Vung Vieng fishing village by rowing traditional bamboo boats for about an 01 hour.

Then, come back to the boad and take a tour of the Captain's Bridge and the Engine Room. After that, savour a delicious lunch in the Halong Restaurant while the ship cruises towards Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island for a guided biking or hiking excursion in the national park of Cat Ba Island and visit of The Au Co Organic Farm. Another option for visiting the island and the organic farm is to use the electric cart service available (at a bit of extra cost). After that, kayak and swim in Viet Hai Lagoon.

Back to The Au Co to enjoy an extended Happy Hour for two hours (half price drinks). Try the barbeque buffet in the restaurant while the boat is at anchor.


Awake early and join the Tai Chi session on the sundeck or enjoy the breath-taking views of the bay.

Visit Surprise Cave (hang sung sot) - one of the most beautiful cave in Halong bay.

After breakfast, prepare for check out: your bags must be put in the corridor. You can also join a Vietnamese traditional tea ceremony. Finally, the ship disembarks in Tuan Chau Maria  around 10.30 a.m & return to Hanoi by shuttle bus/private car. Finish.

What's Included?


Cabin Type From 1st Jan to 31st  DEC
Single Double/twin
Deluxe 700 700
Grand Deluxe 750 950
Executive 780 1.000
Long Quan suite 1.100 1.450
Au Co suite 1.200 1.650


  • Welcome cocktails
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin
  • 02 lunches, 02 Dinners & 02 Breakfasts
  • Iced water & regular tea during the cruise
  • Kayaking and snorkeling equipment
  • 01 bottle of wine/ cabin/ stay
  • 01 bottle of champagne/ suite/ stay
  • 24 hour in cabin snack menu
  • On board insurance


  • Air fare, transfer to and from Ha Long bay
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Visa Arrangements
  • Beauty spa service
  • Other beverage, tips and personal expense
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

Peak season surcharge:

  • 25% on Christmas 23 & 24/12; New Year 30 & 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.

Children Policy:

  • Under 06 yro: free of charge (sharing bed with parents)
  • 06-12 yro: USD180/night surcharge (sharing cabin with parents)
  • Over 12 yro: Full adult’s cost (different cabin)


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