Activities on board

It will not be a perfect trip in Halong without O'gallery Cruises. Visit Halong Bay, there are many cruises for you to choose and O'gallery cruise is an out-standing choice. Book our perfect O'gallery Cruises to explore Halong Bay with many interesting activities and top attractions nearby.

1. Tai Chi Exercises 
There is no other way more ideal to start your new day, here, in Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay than practicing some Tai Chi at dawn. Being a form of martial art, this gently physical exercise with slow and easy movements does wonders for your health, both physically and mentally. Most Tai Chi classes on offer are held between 6: 30 am and 7:00 am. If the weather turns bad, remember to get in the dining hall in order not to miss such amazing experience. 

2. Spa 
Pamper yourself with such excellent spa service during your stay in Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay is definitely a real treat! Our O’Gallery Lotus Cruise has an extensive range of customized massages, relaxing therapies, facials on offer, promises to bring travelers each and every pleasant relaxation and recharging time. Spa is really something to consider whenever you are out at sea. Enjoy your spa, for your health and your beauty.

3. Kayaking
A must-try activity to fully discover the out-of-this-world natural beauty of this World Heritage is try kayaking on your own kayak. Trust me, Halong is a perfect stop for kayaking lovers thanks to its emerald, calm water, and numerous amazing hidden tunnels. Your kayaking time with big buddies will definitely a fascinating highlight of your whole trip. 

4. Cycling 
Cycling is a healthy and environment-friendly outboard activity that’s included in 3-day 2-night itinerary. During cycling time, visitors can stop and pay a short visit at old houses along the way, take some photos and capture the best moments with family and friends, as well as embrace the miracle adorned natural beauty of Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay while truly enjoying its airy ambiance. The most popular destination for this sporty activity is Viet Hai Village, an “isolated oasis” surrounded by high mountains, thick jungles, and vast ocean. 

5. Floating village
Floating villages in Halong are no doubt among the most unique and meaningful features of this legendary World Heritage. Some notable names are Cua Van, Ba Hang, Vung Vieng and Cong Dam fishing village. Once setting foot on these local areas, you will be overwhelmed by their absolutely authentic natural setting! Immersing yourself in Halong’ picturesque seascape under fresh and cool air as well as learning about local culture and daily life from approachable locals will be a real treat. 

6. Squid fishing 
What is the most engaging nightlife activity, here in Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay? The answer immediately goes to squid fishing. Squid fishing is ideally held from April to around January of the next year, in which the period between August and December is considered its peak season. After savouring delectable dinner onboard, those wishing to engage in squid fishing will be equipped with fishing gears such as racquets and fishing rods. If you are lucky enough, you can catch up to 15-20 squids per night! What a treat! 

7. Cooking class 
If you are a true foodie, your love for cuisine will certainly be satisfied once joining our cooking class. Visitors will not only have a chance to sample fine cuisine but also learn considerable recipes of Vietnamese traditional dishes from professional cruise chefs. A small competition to crown one home cook with the most delicious and stunningly presented dishes promises to bring a whole lot of fun. After the lesson, food lovers will have their own hand-made dishes to enjoy and share with companions. 

8. Swimming 
Leaving all your hectic daily life behind, it’s time to get a total soak and dip yourself in emerald water! Your time in Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay will be unforgettable with our swimming and its excellent service. The refreshing and turquoise sea waters of the Bay will completely remove all your stress away, bringing in sheer refreshment and pleasure. Swimming is included in the itinerary of most cruises. Notable stops for swimming include Tra Bau area or Ba Trai Dao area.