Hera was the queen of the gods, uniting heaven and earth. Our namesake finnest luxury boutique ship marries the celestial qualities of the goddess with energies from the five elements for an elite cruise experience like no other. We highlight the majesty of the excursion in Halong Bay through design that showcases striking panoramas, world-class amenities, and locally crafted wooden furnishings. Hera Cruises features11 spacious luxury cabins—each with a different story—that provide the utmost intimacy and exclusive conveniences. On the second deck, rooms have all-glass windows that allow for full views of the bay, to be enjoyed from your own bed or bathtub with a glass of champagne. Concierge Level guests in cabins at the stern and bow also have a personal chef.Watch as heprepares personalized meals, anddine whenever/wherever is convenient for you. You also have access to butler service and tailored tours.Our ship brings you to a reserved area for interacting with local fishers and viewing a museum model of native artifacts. Or choose your own adventure and set off in one of our three tender boats.The itinerary leaves room for self-care, during which time you can use our gym, unwind in our sauna, or simply lie out on our sundeck and indulge in a signature drink. On our tour, feel the sun on your face, the wind in your hair, the water at your feet, with your being rooted firmly in the earth. It is a getaway that will stay with you for a lifetime.
We use the latest in navigational technology and stay up-to-date on safety drills, crew training, and equipment inspection. Our eco-friendly mission means that we are trained to manage waste appropriately, and we encourage you to do the same on your travels with us through mindful trash disposal.
• 11 spacious luxury suites, each with different theme, some with glass windows for views of bay from different angles; rooms range from 28-50m2
• King beds with imported premium 100% cotton linens
• Massage showers and bathtubs
• Hair dryer
• Bathrobe and slippers
• Minibar and safe, complimentary drinking water
• Espresso machine with capsules
• Butler service on Concierge Level (Upper Deck)
• Personal chef on Concierge Level
• Spa services
• Restaurant: breakfast selections, set lunch, à la carte dinner w/ cuisine of 1910-30s Hanoi
• Sundeck and bar
• Afternoon tea, cocktail party
• Live piano and music nightly
• Tai Chi
• Gym and sauna
• Cooking demonstration
• Event-hosting capacity
• Private areas for personal use
• Personalized itinerary (flexible schedule and destinations)
• Transfer by limousine van
(All rooms on this level are 28m2)
Hera Saturn:forward (bow), starboardside
Linked to agriculture and earth, the story of Saturn is one that extends back to the ancients. One of the giant planets, Saturn is known for its rings, which Galileo first saw in the 17th century. Our Saturn is blessed with plenty.
Hera Mars: midship, starboardside
This fiery figure is distinguishable by its red coloring. Our Mars room is one that exudes power, marrying the signifying strength in Eastern and Western traditions.
Hera Venus:forward (bow), portside
The brightest of the planets in the sky, Venus has long captured human attention. A sister to Earth, this celestial being is an inspiration, known as both the “morning star” and “evening star” because of its visibility.
Hera Mercury: midship, portside
This swift planet is known for its quick orbit. Named after the messenger to the gods, Mercury is good luck for travelers.
Hera Jupiter: midship, portside
The biggest of the planets, Jupiter is king and has been known from ancient times. Jupiter reigns in the skies as the divine.
Upper Deck (Concierge Level)
Hera Moon: forward (bow), port side, 50m2
Our Moon suite mirrors the importance of the celestial body to our travels. Full of mystery and poetry, the Moon is a guiding force.
Hera Sea: midship, port side,35m2
The Sea room reflects the vast expanses of Halong Bay, its beauty and depth. Essential to life, the Sea nurtures us all.
Hera Land: aft (stern), port side, 45m2
The Land room pays tribute to the terrestrial richness that makes up Vietnam. Our Land is precious and we strive to protect and honor its worth.
Hera Sun: forward (bow), starboard side, 50m2
Sure as the Sun rises, we venture out each day with new hope of discovery. Our Sun room shines with the brilliance of life.
Hera Wind: midship, starboard side,35m2
The Wind steers us, enabling adventure and new thrills. Its force sets all in motion, including our unforgettable experiences in Halong.
Hera Light: aft (stern), starboard side,45m2
The Light suite is illuminating, making us see and appreciate the wonders around us. Here, our attention is held fast on the scenery that floats by.