3 Days in Halong with Paloma Cruise

  • Duration: 03 Days
  • Location: Halong Bay
  • Available Seat: Available
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Cruise Company: Paloma Cruise
Route: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights – Departure: Upon request – Type: Private or join the group

Day 1: Hanoi – Halong Bay

Our driver will pick you up around 8 in the morning to get you transferred to Halong Bay, the journey takes about 4 hours.

Arrive, check in aboard the cruise, welcome drink, cruise briefing, check in the cabins and start cruising through the emerald bay, Halong Bay has been registered as a UNESCO natural wonder in 1994, every year millions of travelers from all around the world make their way to Vietnam and Halong Bay.

Cruise Plan (This may change according to the weather or cruise schedule from time to time and we will inform you in advance if there will be any change)

13:30 PM Enjoy the delicious buffet lunch on board, there will be sets of Vietnamese and Western style food available

17:00 PM Anchor the cruise down Drum Cave, time for Happy Hour as well as the sunset party on the upper deck

18:30 to 19:30 PM Enjoy the cooking class on board following dinner with open or set menu

21:00 PM Free time at your relaxation, you can spend it in your cabin or join the other activities such as gaming on board

Overnight on board the cruise in Halong Bay.

Day 2: Halong Bay

Join the tai chi classes, breakfast is served on board, activities for today are included as follow:

7:00 AM Anchor to sail through the bay such as several beautiful places including Drum Cave, Trinh Nu Cave, Coc Ngoi (Toad) Islet, etc. Early breakfast in the dining room

8:30 AM Transfer to smaller boat for Lan Ha Bay Excursion

9:30 AM Guided kayaking and swimming at Ba Trai Dao Islet, a pristine natural beach lapped by the turquoise water

12:30 PM BBQ lunch is served on beach (depends on the weather)

14:00 PM Continue discovery of Dark Cave & Light Cave (depends on the condition), the most remote point in Lan Ha Bay and bordering the Gulf of Tonkin. Visit its quaint fishing village and lagoon. Possibility of kayaking through an amazing tunnel under a karst mountain (time permitting)

16:00 PM Return to Paloma Cruise

17:00 PM The vessel cruises back to the bay for second overnight anchorage near Ho Dong Tien. Happy hour (Sunset party)

19:15 PM Sumptuous Seafood Set – dinner on board

21:00 PM Relaxing in your cabin or join the on board activities: film entertainment, light music for dancing in the dining room (please book in advance with your tour guide), board games and playing cards are available, and massage services are available. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing from the boat.


Day 3: Halong Bay – Departure – back to Hanoi


6:15 AM Starting your day with tai chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served

7:00 AM Have buffet breakfast in dining room

8:00 AM Explore Surprise Cave or Sung Sot Cave

8:15 AM Transfer by tender to Surprise Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Walk down about 100 steps and return to the boat.

10:00 AM Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier)

10:30 AM Enjoy set menu for lunch in the dining room. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Arrive at Hon Gai Harbour. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the Paloma Office while waiting for return transportation, back to Hanoi, drop off at your hotel or given address.

2 Responses

  • Max

    The boat was really nice, the rooms comfortable and clean.The activities in the afternoon of the first day was really good, especially the kayak

    • S Viet Travel

      Thank you ,Max! It is glad that you like it!


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