2 Night Paradise Prestige Cruise

Enter the mystical landscape of Halong Bay, in the Gulf of Tonkin a board Paradise Prestige 3 day and 2 night cruises. With over 2000 incredible geological formations known as karsts jutting from the serene waters, it is no wonder that this region is World Heritage Listed. Halong Bay can be found within a three hour drive from Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam. This cruise departs from Tuan Chau Island and itinerary includes locations such as Bai Tu Long Bay, numerous caves, Vung Vieng Fishing Village and Thien Canh Son cave to name a few.

The facilities on board the Paradise Prestige vessels are incredible. These purpose built boats are intimate with only 15 cabins but are spacious with four decks, that include facilities such as a spa with massage rooms and Jacuzzi.

If you are looking for a unique and luxurious cruising escape on Halong Bay, this tour should be on the top of your list.


Accommodation

Each of The Paradise Prestige vessels has 15 cabins. All cabins are stylish in design with wooden floors and feature incredible vistas from the cabins of the beautiful Halong Bay. Passengers can choose from four elegant types of accommodation.

All Cabins Feature:

• Air-conditioning
• En-Suite Bathrooms
• Hair-Dryer
• Complimentary toiletries
• Slippers
• Personal safe
• Complimentary mineral water

Cabin TypeCabin LocationAvg. Cabin SizeBeddingCabins Per Vessel.
Deluxe Cabin1st Deck16m²Twin or Double4
Deluxe Balcony2nd Deck18m²Twin or Double7
Paradise Suite1st Deck23m²Double2
Terrace Suite2nd Deck23m²Double2*

* Except for Paradise Prestige Vessel 1, which has no Terrace Suites.

Additional Cabin Features:

• Deluxe Balcony - Private Balcony
• Paradise Suite - LCD screen TV & DVD player, Bathtub, bathrobes
• Terrace Suite - Furnished private forward facing terrace, marble bathroom


Dining

The restaurant and bar on board the Paradise Prestige Cruise vessels are a great place to enjoy the stunning surrounds of UNESCO World Hertiage Listed - Halong Bay and mingle with other guest to share your travel stories. The menus are a fusion of Vietnamese and European cuisines. The restaurant can be found on the Terrace deck of the vessels.


Itinerary

Day 1
HANOI - HALONG BAY - BAI TU LONG BAY
Transfer from Hanoi to Halong Bay (for guests who booked Paradise's transfer services)
Arrival in Tuan Chau Island. Express check-in in the exclusive lounge of Paradise Suites Hotel.
Transfer to Paradise Prestige Cruise
Dedicated boarding, welcome drinks, and personalized cruise information
Sumptuous à la carte lunch inclusive of house drinks at the Prestige restaurant
Cruise and sightseeing in beautiful Halong Bay & Bai Tu Long Bay
Witness the geological wonder of Thien Canh Son Cave
Elite pre-dinner cocktails on the sundeck. Includes selected alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and sparkling wine
Overnight stay at Cong Do Island area for a unique experience
Authentic Vietnamese cooking demonstration on the sundeck
Elegant à la carte dinner at Prestige restaurant inclusive of house wines and soft drinks
Choose from the following post-dinner activities:
- Squid fishing
- Movies in the restaurant

Day 2
BAI TU LONG BAY
Tai Chi on the sundeck
Delightful à la carte breakfast at Prestige restaurant
Kayaking in the Cap La Island area
Swimming at Ban Chan Beach
Sumptuous à la carte lunch at Prestige restaurant inclusive of house wines and soft drinks
Visit to Vung Vieng Fishing Village and rowing by bamboo boat
Elite pre-dinner cocktails on the sundeck. Includes selected alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and sparkling wine
Authentic Vietnamese cuisine cooking demonstration on the sundeck
Elegant à la carte royal dinner at Prestige restaurant inclusive of house wines and soft drinks
Choose from the following post-dinner activities:
- Squid fishing
- Movies in the restaurant

Day 3
HALONG BAY - HANOI
Tai Chi on the sundeck
Light breakfast, coffee and pastries
Delightful à la carte breakfast at the Prestige restaurant
Enjoy a relaxing spa treatment
Bill settlement and checkout
Return to Tuan Chau Marina
Light snacks at Paradise Suites Hotel (complimentary for guests who booked the Paradise shuttle bus)
Return to Hanoi

Note: Itinerary is subject to change without notice.


Itinerary Options

Whilst on board, you have the opportunity to take part in the following activities.

On Board Activities

• Tai Chi Demonstration
• Cooking Demonstration
• Kayaking
• Squid Equipment
• Movie nights

There is also an extensive range of spa services on board which include treatments such as - Aromatherapy Massage, Traditional Vietnamese massage, traditional Thai Massage and warm stone massage and many more. These are not included in the cruise price.


Highlights

  • Halong Bay
  • Ti Top Island
  • Many Caves
  • Bai Tu Long Bay
  • Thien Canh
  • Vung Vieng Floating / Fishing Village

Inclusions

  • Shared transfers
  • Welcome Drink
  • 50 minutes massage per guest per night
  • A la carte menu for all meals
  • English Speaking Tour Guides
  • Luxury air-conditioned cabins
  • Thai Chi session
  • Sightseeing and Entrance Fees (as applicable)
  • Complimentary tea, Vietnamese coffee and water
  • Free flow of house wines (served by glass) and soft drinks during lunch and dinner
  • Pre-dinner (5:30 pm - 6:30 pm) - Sparkling wine (by glass), house brand spirit, soft drink, local beer
  • Kayaking
  • Sightseeing
  • Free airport lounge access voucher- Vietnam Airlines
  • On board insurance, tax and service charge

Departures

All cruises depart from a private pier on Tuan Chau Island. Tuan Chau is located south-west of Halong City and accessed from the mainland via a bridge.


Getting There

Paradise cruise will pick up/drop off at the hotels (clients will be waiting at the hotel lobby at 7.30AM for Paradise vehicle`s pick up). Authentic hotel, Maison D`Hanoi Hanova, Maison d`Hanoi Boutique Hotel, May De Ville Old Quarter, Hilton, La Dolce Vita, Serenade, Lan Vien, Silk Path, Melia Hanoi, Mercure Hanoi La Gare, MGallery L`Opera Hotel and Sofitel Legend Metropole.

Clients staying at Intercontinental Westlake, Pullman Hanoi, Sheraton Hanoi, Sofitel Plaza Hanoi, Sunway Hotel will have to make their own arrangement to V-Presso Coffee, Hanoi Towers, Office Building, 49 Hai Ba Trung Str., Hoan Kiem, Hanoi at around 7.00 AM - 7.30AM waiting for Paradise vehicle`s pick up. There will be a sign board mentioned `The pickup point of Paradise Cruise`.

Other hotels in old quarter Depend on case by case, because sometimes the Hotel located in very narrow streets so the shuttle bus cannot pick up. We will keep you and clients update about the pickup point.


Times

Boarding Vessel: 12.15pm
Disembark Vessel: 10.30am


Additional Info

Children: This is an adults only cruise, catering for children 12 years and over
Dietary requirements: Please advise your consultant at time of booking of any special dietary requirements
Halong Port Authority: Approve all daily departures. In the case of bad weather conditions, the Port Authority might limit the possibility of cruising or cancel cruise
Cruise excludes: Other drinks and personal expenses, airfare and visa arrangements, all services not mentioned in inclusion list
Note: Passport and visa information will be required for advance registration prior to departure. Cruise itinerary is subject to change due to weather or operating conditions without prior notice. Wi-Fi is available on board, but internet connectivity is limited in some sailing areas due to the geography of the Bays. Prestige’s passengers do not have to switch the boat neither return to port on the second day. While other cruises will transfer their guests to a day-boat after the first night, Paradise Prestige comfortably accompanies you throughout the whole journey. Spa treatments are available daily from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm
Operated By: Paradise Cruises