In 1962, Ha Long Bay was recognized as a vestige and beauty spot of national significances by Ministry of Culture and Information of Viet Nam and was also recognized as a world natural heritage site twice by UNESCO organization. The first time, in 1994 for the exceptional and universal value of the landscape and the second time in 2000 for the special value of geology and geomorphology.Ha Long Bay’s center area was regognized as a world heritage area by UNESCO and covers an area of 434 sq. Km, including 775 islands, of which 411 are named. It is bound by Dau Go island( in the west), Dau Be island (in the south) and Cong Tay island(in the east)...
12.00 Arrive at Tuan Chau Island
12.15 Transfer to cruise ship
12.30 Welcome Drink – cruise briefing, safety instructions, check-in cabins. Cruise and program commence
13.00 – 14.30: Serve Special Paradise Lunch on board while cruising and exploring Halong Bay while passing by Soi Sim Beach and Coconut Tree Island, two iconic attractions in the bay. Soi Sim Beach is where you can find a lot of ancient trees in Ha Long Bay.
14.45 – 15.45: Explore Cua Van Floating Village by rowing bamboo boats with the local people or do kayaking by yourself, the best way to get an introduction of what its like living in Halong Bay. Considered as the core zone of Halong Bay, Cua Van Floating Village has an area of 22ha with 127 households and more than 700 people living in the community
15.45 – 17.00: The vessels will continue cruising in Halong Bay, passing by famous attractions such as Tien Ong Cave, a favourite attraction for archaeologists because of its rich history, Trong Cave, a cave in a shape of a drum, Ho Dong Tien, a cave that has a lake inside and is believed to have fairies descending in the lakes, Luon Cave,where the golden hair monkeys can be found, Ti Top Island, where you can find the most stunning 360° view of Halong Bay and Coconut Tree Island for the overnight stay. Enjoy the spa at your leisure on-board.
17:00 – 19:00: Enjoy “Happy Hour” Buy one take one on selected beverages, while the vessels anchor at the Coconut Tree Island for overnight stay.
18.00 – 19.00: Enjoy cooking demonstration with the chef on-board to discover a short history of the Vietnamese cuisine. Learn how to toast the Vietnamese way through the evening’s toast of the local rice wine and followed by the Pre – dinner cocktails on the sundeck serving assorted canapés and nuts.
19.30 – 22.00: Feast on an elegant Paradise dinner. Start the dinner in a Traditional Bao Dai dress, dine like a king or a queen, and take photos with the manager on board.
21.00 – 23.00: Evening Activities – relax at leisure; enjoy Movie Night, squid Fishing or cap off
6.30: Start the morning with a relaxing Tai Chi session on the Sundeck.
7.00 – 7.30: Rejuvenate with a cup of coffee or tea with some assorted homemade pastries afterwards.
7.30 – 8.30: Relax or Visit Sung Sot Cave, a cave that was discovered by a group of French explorers in 1901 with some magnificent limestone formations and considered as one of the most beautiful caves in Halong bay.
8.30: Enjoy an International A-la-Carte Breakfast Menu.
9.30: Time for checkout and settle all bills.
10.30: Arrive at Tuan Chau Island after cruise.
10.30 – 12.00: A traditional Vietnamese lunch is served at the Paradise Suites Hotel (Applied ONLY for guests booked shuttle bus of Paradise Cruises)
12.15 – 12.30: Shuttle bus back to Hanoi from Halong Bay.
End of Service.
Price per person in USD (Must 2 Pax up)
|Group size (Pax)
(Jan-Apr & Oct-Dec 2017)
Stop-sell on Public Holidays
: [01 Jan
(New Year Eve), 18-21 Feb
(Tet Holidays), 28 Apr
(Hung King), 30 Apr
(Reunification Day), 01 May
(May Day), 02 Sep
(National Day), 24 Dec
(Christmas Season), 31 Dec
(New Year Eve)].
The Price Includes.
The Price Excludes:
- Welcome drink
- English speaking tour guide on boat
- Sightseeing entrance fee
- Shuttle bus round trip
- Including 01 lunch onboard for afternoon half day cruise
- 01 breakfast and 01 lunch on full day cruise
Children Policy (only when sharing room with 2 adults):
- Airfares, Visa arrangements
- Beauty spa services and massage
- Tips and other personal expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned above
- VND 575,000 is a surcharge if an extra matches is required for FOC child in 2 days/1 night
- VND 805,000 is a surcharge if an extra matches is required for FOC child in 3 days/2 nights.
- Only 01 child under 12 years old are allowed to share cabin with parents.
- FOC baby cot for infant (subject to availability)
- FOC 1 child under 5 years old per booking for half day and full day SIC day cruise including meal onboard.
- Discount 50% for half day cruise, full day cruise and meal onboard for child 5–12 years old.
|Group from 1 – 3 cabins
||Group from 1 – 3 cabins
||No cancellation charge
||Less 03 days prior the check in
||100% of total rate
|Group from 4 – 6 cabins
||More than 14 days prior the check in
||No cancellation charge
||From 14 to 7 days prior to check in
||50% of the total rate
||Less than 7 days prior the check in
||100% of the total rate
|Group from 7 cabins or more
||More than 45 days prior check in
||No cancellation charge
||From 45 days - 31 days prior check in
||25% of total charge
||From 30 days - 21 days prior check in
||50% of the total charge
||From 20 days to 10 days prior check in
||75% of the total charge
||Less than 10 days prior check in
||100% of the total charge
|For all the group size
||100% of total rates
|For boat charter
||To be advised upon the proposal/confirmation is made
Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change upon weather conditions. Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, gender, passport number, valid visa to Vietnam for all passengers.