Ambassador Signature Redefines Luxury Cruising in Lan Ha Bay

Nestled in the tranquil embrace of the Gulf of Tonkin’s northern expanse, Lan Ha Bay, an enchanting haven of limestone karst formations, has remained a hidden gem awaiting discovery.

Leading the charge into this uncharted territory is Ambassador Cruise, a distinguished boutique cruise operator, with its latest offering – the Ambassador Signature overnight sailing experience.

A New Frontier of Beauty and Seclusion

Ambassador Signature Redefines Luxury Cruising in Lan Ha Bay

While the allure of the Gulf of Tonkin’s seascapes has long been a draw for travellers seeking beauty and rejuvenation, Ambassador Signature unveils a new dimension of visual splendour. This 39-berth vessel, embarking on its inaugural voyage in July, charts the pristine waters of Lan Ha Bay, offering an unmissable opportunity for guests to immerse themselves in its untouched beauty.

A Symphony of Luxury and Modernity

The vessel’s interiors are a testament to the seamless marriage of opulence and contemporary design. Elegantly crafted cabins categorised as Ambassador Balcony, Executive Ambassador Balcony, Ambassador Balcony Suite, and the Captain’s View Ambassador Suite, beckon travellers to indulge in lavish comfort.

Ambassador Signature Redefines Luxury Cruising in Lan Ha Bay

Each cabin boasts a private balcony and a spacious bathroom. Notably, the pinnacle of luxury is embodied in the latter two categories, which feature private terraces, allowing guests to relish the breathtaking scenery in total seclusion. Cabin sizes span between 28 to 35 square metres, ensuring ample space for relaxation.

Culinary Delights to Savour

The gastronomic journey aboard Ambassador Signature is a harmonious symphony of flavours curated by none other than Michelin-starred chef David Gallienne. The sumptuous evening menus, a testament to his culinary prowess, transform dining into an artful experience. As guests indulge in delectable creations, the melodies of a resident band serenade the evening, enhancing the overall ambience.

Ambassador Signature Redefines Luxury Cruising in Lan Ha Bay

The voyage on Ambassador Signature transcends ordinary cruising, offering a medley of captivating excursions. An optional visit to Viet Hai, a traditional floating fishing village, presents an opportunity to connect with the rich local culture. A bamboo boat or kayak tour through Light and Dark Cave unveils mesmerising stalactites, culminating in a serene lake surrounded by towering limestone cliffs.

A Trailblazing Launch

Nguyen Cao Son, the visionary founder of Asia Premier Cruises Corporation, expressed the monumental significance of Ambassador Signature’s launch. This vessel breathes an air of discovery into Lan Ha Bay, a treasure trove waiting to be explored. The allure of this untouched paradise is further heightened by the vessel’s world-class spa, luxurious cabins, and culinary masterpieces under the guidance of a Michelin-starred chef.

The ship’s grandeur is a harmonious blend of Asian-Vietnamese design adorned with subtle French colonial accents, igniting a sense of nostalgic charm. Launched on the 21st of July, it embodies elegance in every detail, offering an experience that seamlessly fuses with the natural wonders of Lan Ha Bay.

A Feast for the Senses

The expansive sundeck offers 360-degree panoramic views of the bay, providing an uninterrupted vista of Lan Ha Bay’s resplendent beauty. An onboard spa pampers guests with an array of massages and treatments, while the piano lounge invites relaxation with live musical performances and a selection of fine wines and creative cocktails.

Ambassador Signature Redefines Luxury Cruising in Lan Ha Bay

Ambassador Signature’s devotion to fine cuisine captivates even the most discerning gourmands. Honoured with the World TOP Heritage Gourmet Award by the International Business Federation, Ambassador Cruise’s culinary prowess shines anew on this vessel. Normandy-born chef Gallienne, adorned with Michelin stardom and acclaimed as a Top Chef champion, orchestrates menus that seamlessly blend premium ingredients, Asian and French flavours, and exquisite cooking techniques.

Since its inception in 2021, Ambassador Cruise has carved a niche as the premier luxury cruise operator in Halong Bay. Now, with the Ambassador Signature gracing Lan Ha Bay’s waters, a trio of vessels, including Ambassador I and Ambassador II, present a range of journeys. From enchanting overnight cruises to immersive day and dinner cruises, guests have the privilege to embark on unparalleled voyages that redefine luxury cruising.


In the heart of Lan Ha Bay, where time seems to stand still amidst nature’s finest creations, Ambassador Signature sets the stage for an extraordinary odyssey. As the sun dips below the horizon and paints the sky with hues of gold, guests aboard this remarkable vessel are transported to a realm of refined indulgence. With each wave that caresses the ship’s hull, a symphony of elegance and tranquillity unfolds, inviting travellers to experience the pinnacle of luxury cruising.

From the meticulously designed cabins to the exquisite culinary offerings and the untouched beauty of Lan Ha Bay’s landscapes, every facet of the Ambassador Signature journey is a testament to the art of lavish living. Whether one seeks solace in the serenity of the sundeck or embarks on immersive excursions to unravel hidden gems, this voyage promises memories that will linger long after the journey’s end. As Ambassador Signature unfurls its sails to chart new horizons, it beckons those with an appreciation for the extraordinary to come aboard and discover a world where luxury knows no bounds.

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