Day 1: HANOI – HALONG BAY – TITOP ISLAND – LUON CAVE – HO DONG TIEN AREA (L, D)
This morning, we will be picked up at our appointed hotel in Hanoi in the morning, then transfer to Halong Bay. On the way we will pass the area of the Red River Delta with green rice paddies fields and have a short beak at a humanity center after a half way. Upon arrival at the pier at around 12:00, we will be welcome on board of Golden cruise. After checking in our luxury cabins we will have great Asian set lunch in the Golden Palace Restaurant while Golden Cruise starting the journey on the secluded Halong Bay. The Golden Cruise brings us passing the Incense Burner islets, Dog islet, Fighting cocks islets…and many fishing villages. In the afternoon, we will visit the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay, the Amazing caves (Hang Sung Sot in Vietnamese), one of the nicest and widest grottoes of Halong Bay. Inside the cave, we will see thousands of stalactites and stalagmites with many sizes, shapes and colors. Once back to Golden Cruise , we are relax then do swimming or kayaking at Soi Sim beach. Later afternoon, we will join the demonstration of trimming flowers from fruits & roots and cooking class at sundeck by the chef. Enjoying what exactly what we did before. Joining Happy Hour “Buy one get one free” at the bar.
In the evening, the Golden Cruise anchors at Ho Dong Tien area and we have our Western Dinner. Overnight in tranquil Bay of Halong.
Day 2: HALONG BAY DISCOVERY (B, L, D)
This morning, we get up little bit early to enjoy sunrise time with a cup of tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room; after that we join the Tai Chi session or Gym on the sundeck. When the breakfast is ready at the Golden Palace Restaurant, it’s time we get the energy for a whole day exploring remote area in Halong Bay such as Horse Saddle island, Fairy Lake, Drum cave, Virgin cave and visiting Cua Van Fishing village. We also have chance to do swimming or kayaking (need booked in advance) in the Bright and Dark cave. Lunch is served on Golden Cruise ’s day-boat.
In the afternoon, we boat to Soi Sim island for trekking and swimming before arriving the Golden Cruise for our overnight. Dinner and enjoy our beautiful second night on Halong Bay.
Day 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)
This morning, we get up little bit early to enjoy sunrise time with a cup of tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room; after that we join the Tai Chi session or Gym on the sundeck. When the breakfast is ready at the Golden Palace Restaurant, it’s time we get the energy for a whole morning. The bamboo boat takes us to Luon cave for discovery then we are back to the Golden Cruise for checking out. All the bags must be removed out of cabins and the cruise staff will transfer directly to the pier. At noon time, we farewell the cruise, head to Cua Vang restaurant in Tuan Chau Island for our lunch then back to Hanoi in the afternoon. Trip ends around 16h30 in Hanoi.
The itinerary and program are subject to change depends on the weather
Embarkation time: 12h00am. Disembarkation time: 11h00am
The special dietary requirements need to be informed before cruise departures.
The customers’ passport information is required at the time of booking
The Vietnam dong and US dollar are accepted on the Paradise Luxury Cruise
Sun block, camera, extra films, bottle of water, swimming gear, original passport and insect repellent as well as warm clothing are recommended to bring between December and March
Light bag should be taken, hotel in Hanoi can store the big one for you
Children Price: apply for 1 child sharing with parents per cabin
Only one child under 4 can share the cabin with parents, free of charge.
Children aged from 4 -11 will stay at another cabin charge 75% of adult price.
Children from 12 years old will be charged as the same as adults.
PEAK season surcharge: +25% charged
On Christmas’s Eve: 24th December 2014
On New Year’s Eve: 31st December 2014
Cancellation & Amendment:
Please contact us for further information.
Golden Cruise 3 days 2 nights inclusion
In-house English speaking tour guide
Entrance fees and permits
Itinerary and cruise program
Welcome drink and towels
Meals indicated in the itinerary (2 lunches, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast)
Full furnished ocean view en-suite cabin with A/C, hot water
Luxury en-suite bathroom
Complimentary morning tea and coffee
Complimentary 2 bottles of water in cabin
Local rowing boat
Many activities such as: films, kayaking, squid fishing…
Tai Chi Sessions
On board insurance
Golden Cruise 3 days 2 nights NOT included
Hotel in Hanoi
Beauty spa services and massage
Beverages and tobacco
Tips and other personal expense
All other services not mentioned above