Halal Cruises


Cruise in stunning Vietnam!

Indulge in the ultimate Halal experience as you embark on a luxurious cruise through the enchanting landscapes of Vietnam. Our Halal Tour combines the best of both worlds, offering you the opportunity to savour delectable Halal dishes while cruising in opulence and enjoying a comprehensive ground package. Immerse yourself in the rich culture and breathtaking scenery of this Southeast Asian gem. Join us for an unforgettable journey that blends Halal dining with luxury cruising.

Plan ahead and secure your spot on board the luxury boat and the rest of Vietnam’s wonders today!

Our dedication to crafting this experience has been unwavering for over two years. Having explored Vietnam, met the local Muslim community, and sampled the finest Halal restaurants, we are committed to not only providing a memorable adventure but also contributing to the well-being of the local Muslim community during our visit. Join us on this exceptional journey of cultural immersion, activities and culinary delight!


On arrival, welcome at the airport transfer to hotel.

The regular check in time is 1400. The early check in is not


The remainder of the day is free at leisure.

Dinner Nan N Kabab Halal Restaurant.

Overnight in Hanoi.


After settling into your comfortable accommodations, the remainder of the afternoon is yours to explore at your leisure. Take this opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and captivating sights of Hanoi, or perhaps simply unwind and recharge in the hotel’s cosy ambiance.

In the evening, savour a delightful dinner at one of the city’s renowned restaurants, where you can indulge in the flavours of delights. Allow your taste buds to embark on a culinary journey.

Following your delectable meal, you’ll retire to your accommodations for a peaceful and restful overnight stay in the heart of Hanoi, eagerly anticipating the adventures that await you in the coming days.


Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi, spend a day touring the capital.

Visit the Temple of Literature, the first University for the sons of mandarins. Following, choose your option between market or museum (just one based on your group’s preference): visit Hoa Lo Hilton – a site commonly referred to as the Hanoi Hilton by US prisoners of war OR walk through Dong Xuan market – the Old Quarters largest wholesale market, where you can find exotic plants, fresh fruits and vegetables, sweetly fragrant flowers.

Continue with a visit a local house and take your time talking with the hosts and learn about their family’s life and history.

Lunch at Batavia Indonesian Restaurant.

In the afternoon, visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum (outside visit) and his personal residence, the One Pillar Pagoda and the Tran Quoc Pagoda. Next, embark on a leisurely ride on a cyclo around Hoan Kiem Lake before enjoying a water puppet show in the early evening.

If time permits, pay a visit to a local coffee shop and enjoy Hanoi’s specialty – Egg Coffee.

Dinner at Himalaya Restaurant.

Overnight in Hanoi.

In the afternoon, our journey continues as we explore more of Hanoi’s captivating landmarks and cultural treasures. Our first stop is the Temple of Literature, a place of great historical significance.

We’ll then proceed to the iconic One Pillar Pagoda, a remarkable architectural gem with a unique design. This pagoda is a testament to Vietnam’s rich spiritual heritage and is a must-visit site.

Our exploration of Hanoi’s spiritual landmarks continues with a visit to the Tran Quoc Pagoda, situated on the shores of West Lake. As the day draws to a close, prepare for a unique experience as we embark on a leisurely cyclo ride around the enchanting Hoan Kiem Lake. The slow-paced journey allows you to absorb the scenic beauty and vibrant atmosphere of the area.

In the early evening, we’ll be treated to a mesmerising water puppet show—a traditional art form deeply rooted in Vietnamese culture. Witness the skillful puppetry and storytelling that has been captivating audiences for generations.

After a day filled with exploration and cultural immersion, we’ll enjoy a delectable dinner at a local restaurant, savouring the flavours of Hanoi’s culinary delights.

As the night falls, you’ll retire to your comfortable accommodations, cherishing the memories of a day well spent in the heart of Hanoi


Pick up at hotel and transfer to Halong (around 2.5 hours).

Note: It is suggested to leave at 0800 if doing seaplane scenic flight.

12:00 -12.30 The crew members of Mon Cheri Cruise will
welcome you at No.34, Tuan Chau Marina, Quang Ninh.

Phone for receptionist at Mon Cheri Cruise lounge: +84 987671669 / +84

12.30: You will be taken aboard our support vessel and travel from the wharf via the bay to board our luxurious craft, Mon Chéri Cruise. Itinerary briefing is announced during this time.

13.00: Welcome fresh drinks, wet towels and a special lunch of fresh food and an assortment of appetizing delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on our
luxury junk. Life just doesn’t get better than this! We then set sail for Lan Ha Bay – A member of the World’s Most Beautiful Bays. Enjoy the delicious lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing delicacies while cruising along Lan Ha bay with the breathtaking scenery.

15:30: Visiting Tra Bau area where has known as an area famous for its unspoiled, poetic natural beauty and attractive seascape of Lan Ha Bay. This is the best time for kayaking to discover the truest beauty of the limestone islands. Immerse yourself in the emerald green water of the bay or enjoy the Jacuzzi pool on the Mon Chéri Cruises.

17:30 – 18:30: Joining us for a cooking demonstration to learn how to make one of the most famous Vietnamese cuisines, the spring rolls or reach the top deck of cruise where the guests can admire the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. It is an ideal time for photography enthusiasts to capture the greatest moment of sunset over Lan Ha Bay.

19.30: Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served by our skillful chef. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting.

21:00 – 22.00: Relax on the top deck just under the cover of a
brightly illuminated sky. Or try to get your luck at the squid
fishing on the main deck.
Note: The private guide is not authorized to accompany passengers on board the junk. For the duration of the cruise, he will be replaced by a local guide. Visits or activities will be slightly different depending
on each junk’s itinerary. Please note the cruise itinerary is subject to change, depending on local conditions.

Overnight onboard.

We’ll set sail for Lan Ha Bay and the Tra Bau area, renowned for its stunning natural beauty. Marvel at the towering cliffs, pristine beaches, and crystal-clear waters that surround you, immersing yourself in the beauty of nature.  Alternatively, indulge in the emerald green waters of the bay or unwind in the Jacuzzi pool aboard the cruise.

Join a cooking demonstration to learn the art of crafting one of Vietnam’s most famous cuisines—the spring roll. Alternatively, from the cruise’s top deck, behold the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin, a dream moment for photography enthusiasts!

As the sun sets, relish a delightful dinner featuring local delicacies, masterfully prepared and served by our skilled chef. This intimate, romantic setting enhances the dining experience.

In the evening, you have the option to relax or test your skills at squid fishing on the main deck, a fun and memorable activity.

Finally, rest your weary head and enjoy a restful night’s sleep aboard the cruise, surrounded by the tranquillity of Ha Long Bay.”


6:00: Begin the day full of energy with the Tai Chi session and enjoy the sunrise over the bay.

06:45 – 07.15: Breakfast is served at the restaurant.
08:00 – 08:30: The guests are transferred to a day trip boat and set sail for the further Lan Ha Bay – cruising along the peaceful and quiet nature of the bay. Or you are free to relax on cruise if you do not like to move for a day trip.

10:30 -11:00: After reaching Viet Hai jetty, the guest will have a great experience in cycling or having a ride on an e-cart to Viet Hai village through the tropical rainforest canopy and towering limestone mountains, also surrounded by the green. Learn about the villager’s daily life and how people built and lived in the bamboo thatched houses: the earthen walls are made of straw and mud covered with trellis, forming walls to block rain and wind.

12:15 – 13:30: Return to the day trip boat and enjoy lunch at the restaurant while the boat is cruising to the kayaking and
swimming spot.

13:30: Explore the secluded and quiet lagoon by kayaks or having a swim off the boat is a great fun.

16:30: Head back to the Mon Cheri Cruises to relax. Have a soak in the Jacuzzi mini pool. Enjoy the music and your favorite drinks by the pool.

17:30 – 18:30: Watch the sunset falling on the bay.

Attend the cooking demonstration to learn the different type of
the Vietnamese spring rolls.

19:30: Dinner is served at the Mon Cheri Cruises restaurant.

21:00 – 22:00: Enjoy the nightlife of the bay from the deck. Immerse yourself in music. Taste some cocktail at the bar. Otherwise, you can go for the squid fishing with the sailors or simply relax in the room and watch Ha Long Bay from the balcony.

Overnight onboard.

Back on the cruise boat, relax and unwind. For those seeking ultimate relaxation, indulge in a soak in the Jacuzzi mini pool, where you can enjoy your favourite drinks by the water’s edge.

As the sun sets over the bay, behold the mesmerising spectacle from the top deck. Join our cooking demonstration to master the art of crafting various types of Vietnamese spring rolls, adding a culinary skill to your repertoire.

Dinner is a delight at our luxury cruise restaurant, where you’ll savour a sumptuous meal.

The bay comes alive at night, and you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in its enchanting atmosphere from the top deck. Sip on some tantalising mocktails, including sugar-free options, at the bar. Alternatively, embark on a second round of squid fishing with our sailors or simply relax in the comfort of your room, gazing out from your balcony at the beauty of the Bay.

Retire to your onboard sanctuary for a peaceful night’s rest, surrounded by the serenity of Lan Ha Bay.


06:00: Begin the day full of energy with the Tai Chi session and enjoy the sun just rising up beyond the horizon.

06:45 – 07:15: Breakfast is served while cruising back to Gia Luan jetty. (Breakfast time maybe adjust and follow the real itinerary)

07:30 – 09:00: You will join the tour of Cat Ba World Biosphere by transshipment. It takes 30 minutes to transfer from Gia Luan to Trung Trang – one of the most impressive caves in Cat Ba island, Vietnam. The limestone cave has thousands of stalactites in
various shapes, offering geological values with a typical cave ecosystem.

09:30: Return to the main boat from the cave and the guests will do the cabin check out. Luggage is placed outside of the cabin. Lunch is served at the restaurant. Settle the bar bill by the desk at the restaurant (if any).

10:30 – 11:00: Disembark the Mon Cheri Cruises and transferred back to Block #34, Big Bay group terminal, Tuan Chau Marina. Relax and wait for the luggage.

11:30 – 12:00: The guests are ready at Tuan Chau Marina. Transfer back to Hanoi for your flight to Danang. Upon arrival, welcome and transfer to Kampung Melayu restaurant for dinner before check-in your hotel.

Overnight in Danang.

As we bid farewell to Lan Ha Bay, a delightful breakfast is served aboard our cruise as we cruise back to the Gia Luan jetty, taking in the scenic beauty along the way.

Our next adventure leads us to the Cat Ba World Biosphere, a remarkable natural wonder waiting to be explored. A 30-minute transfer from Gia Luan brings us to Trung Trang, one of the most awe-inspiring caves on Cat Ba Island, Vietnam. This limestone cave is adorned with thousands of stalactites in diverse shapes, offering geological marvels and a glimpse into a typical cave ecosystem.

After our cave exploration, we’ll return to the main boat, and it’s time to check out of your cabins. Please place your luggage outside of the cabin to prepare for disembarkation. Before departing the cruise, you can settle any outstanding bar bills at the desk in the restaurant.

Bid adieu to the luxury cruise as we disembark and transfer back to the Marina and we embark on our journey back to Hanoi for our flight to Danang.



After breakfast, transfer to Hoi An start an interesting trip to Cam Thanh. Hop on your bike for a leisure ride around the villages (6km of cycling). Along the way, stop at the water coconut forest, rice paddy fields, and a prawn and red snapper farm to learn more about farming activities in Hoi An as well as capture some fun moments together with the farmers. Continue your lovely ride on the village lanes to Thanh Dong organic farm. As you walk to the vegetables farm, your guide will share some meaningful stories about how the life of the people here has been changed after being introduced new organic farming method. Learn the farming activities and start your gardening together with the hosts to understand the whole process of how to grow organic food from preparing and applying organic manure to the land, raking the ground, sowing, watering, and picking vegetables. After that, enjoy a basket boat ride along the Do River, enjoying the scenery while the boat slowly approaches The Field Restaurant. Hands-on a small cooking class before savouring yourself with a Vietnamese family style lunch. Visit charming old town of Hoi An, an exceptionally well preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port during the 15th to 19th centuries. Many of the buildings in the town reflect
historical architectural styles and the whole town is listed as an UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy a walking tour in the old town. Visit Phuc Kien Assembly Hall, the Japanese wooden bridge and take choice of visit ancient houses or communal houses. Followed by a visit to a lantern making cottage and learn how to
make this handicraft yourself.

Note: Japanese wooden bridge is under renovation until March 2024,
outside visit only.
Dinner at Family Indian Restaurant.

Optional: A RUSTIC MEAL ON RIVER Cam Thanh Village is now an urban ward of Hoi An city. Surrounded by peaceful villages, idyllic rivers and lush water coconut palms, this little port town supplies seafood, vegetables and rice for the area. Take a short drive away from the hustle and
bustle in downtown to Co Co river. A rowed basket boat ride will bring you to the floating stationary bamboo raft.Indulge yourself in a relaxing BBQ meal while enjoying sparkling river with glassy surface under sunset (for dinner), cool breeze and immerse water coconut jungles. Transfer back to hotel afterwards.

Notes: Suggested time: 17:00
Duration: 2.5 hours
Venue location: 12-minute drive from downtown.
Capacity: 1-15 persons

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This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date with 12 hour notice in advance or youll be offered a different experience.

Overnight in Danang.



After breakfast, transfer to Danang airport for your flight to

On arrival, welcome at the airport transfer to hotel.

Rest of the day free at leisure.

Dinner at Halal Saigon.

Overnight in Saigon.


After breakfast, pick up at hotel, take an hour and a half drive to Cu Chi located in outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City. Visit the Cu chi Tunnels, an immense network of interconnecting underground tunnels over 250 km in length and used in military campaigns during Vietnam war. The tunnels were used by Viet Cong soldiers as hiding spots during combat and also served as supply routes, hospitals and food and weapons caches.

Lunch at Pizza Lux.

In the afternoon, visit the former Presidential Palace, or as it is known today – the Reunification Palace. Then head to the historical heart of the city and visit the Notre Dame Cathedral (outside visit only due to its renovation). The red bricks of the cathedral walls were originally from Paris, France. From there,
take a short walk to the old Central Post Office. After that, visit the best-preserved buildings from the colonial era, the Opera House and the Hotel de Ville now home to Saigon’s municipal authorities.

Continue to Catinat building. Built in 1927, in an art
deco style, it has once again become a hub for fashion conscious Saigonese and contains many designer boutiques, galleries, restaurants and cafés.

Dinner at Pasha Restaurant.

Overnight in Saigon.


Islamic tour of Saigon. Transfer to a hidden mosque located

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Inside a small alley of Saigon, on the way you have the
opportunity to see how the locals live as we always say the soul of Saigon is best reflected inside the alleys. Then continue on another area of the city which is located along the river where
you will see trading culture on the water, even though its not as busy as a floating market, trading on boats used to be an
important cultural part of Saigon. The trip will take you to another mosque at a surprising location – a perfect place to tell the story of how local people practice Islamic religion in Vietnam.

As you might be hungry already, the next stop is a local curry place serving halal food, all the dishes are prepared by an Islamic chef – it is said to be one of the best halal food stalls in Saigon. The last stop of the tour is China Town where with its the bustling Binh Tay Market. The tour ends at Cho Lon Mosques.

Lunch at Al Sham.

Free time at leisure till transfer to airport for your departure
flight. The regular check out time is 1200. The late check out is not

End of services.

Is there a special occasion you’re celebrating during your visit to Vietnam? Whether it’s your anniversary, honeymoon, or another auspicious event, we’re delighted to help you make it even more memorable and meaningful. For an additional £100, we have something special in store for you!

Our team is dedicated to ensuring your celebration is filled with joy and unforgettable moments. Please let us know your specific preferences and any special requests you may have, and we’ll do our utmost to create a personalised experience for your special occasion.

From romantic surprises to unique celebrations, we’re here to make your time in Vietnam truly exceptional. Feel free to share any details or ideas you have in mind, and we’ll work together to craft the perfect celebration that reflects your love and happiness.

Room amenities:

  • Air- conditioner
  • Wardrobe
  • Hair dryer
  • Private ensuite bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Minibar
  • Safety box
  • Entertainment/ Movie
  • Table and chair
  • Complimentary bottle of water
  • Tea & Coffee maker
  • Lamp
  • Life jacket
  • Smoke detector & fire extinguish
  • Emergency Hammer
  • Slippers
  • Standing shower in Ocean Suite
  • Bathtub in Elegance Suite Balcony and
  • Elegance Family Balcony
  • Jacuzzi Mon Cheri Suite Terrace and President
  • Suite Terrace
  • TV
  • Shower
  • In house telephone

Boat comes with:



For 2 people £1,344.00, per person

For 3 people £1279.00 per person

For 4 people £1210.00 per person

Price is based per person sharing a double/twin room

Price is according to number of people and season.

Upgrade (Wedding anniversary, honeymoon) £100.00

Exclusive Early Bird Offer: £1750
Regular Price: £2200
Special Occasion Upgrade (Wedding anniversary, honeymoon) £100.00
Non-Refundable Deposit: £350
Price is based per person sharing a double/twin room

Children Policy:
Infants under 2 year old will be free of charge,
Children from 2 to 5 year sharing with parents room (No extra bed).
60% based on adult price Children from 2 to under 12 year sharing with Parent’s room in extra bed will be charged 85% based on adult price.
Children from 12 year or above will be considered as adults.
Children under 12 year old staying in a separated room will be applied adult price.
Maximum 2 children sharing in parent‘s room.
Children from 6 year old up will need an extra bed and families with 2 children need at least 1 extra bed.