The Paloma is a brand new Chinese wooden junk crewed by a professional, loyal and dedicated team. Spread over 4 decks she has 16 en-suite fully equipped luxury cabins, a bar with soft seating and plasma TV, gourmet restaurant, outside dining area, sundeck and luxury spa.Come onboard The Paloma. Be charmed by her exquisite luxury, intimate setting and unrivalled home from home service. An unforgettable way to witness the serene, calm setting of Halong Bay's xceptional natural beauty. The Paloma is your home while you are in Halong Bay. Good service is key. Our crew consists of 20 dynamic, passionate and enthusiastic individuals who are committed to making your stay with us special and unforgettable.
Day 1 Ha noi – Halong (Meals: L/D)7.45 – 8.15 Go Asia Travel bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel.12.30 Arrive at Halong City. Arrive at Paloma office, Halong City. Transferred by tender to Paloma Cruise – enjoy welcome drink. Receive cruise briefing, check into cabins and begin your cruise.13.15 – 14.30 Have lunch – delicious Vietnamese set menu (Massage service is available after lunch and thoughout the cruise).15.00 Head to Bai Tu Long Bay, pass the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, Oan Lagoon, Mat Quy (Monster Head) and Am Tich (Teapot) Islets and Vung Vieng fishing village.Visit the Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boat (01 hour) or Kayak into the village then return to the vessel for your leisure or join one of the following optional activities: Sunbathing, traditional massage, swimming etc.17.00 Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by islets near Hang Trong. Happy Hour (sunset party)18:30 Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat.19.15 Sumptuous Set-dinner onboard.21:00 Relaxing on 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. Happy Hour! Buy two drink - get one free (wine by the bottle excluded) Overnight aboard Paloma Cruise.Day 2 Halong – Hanoi (Meals: B/L)06.15 Start your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served07.00 Have breakfast in the dinning room.08.00 Explore the Surprise Cave (Sung Sot).08.15 Transfer by tender to the 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 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 Enjoy Set Menu for lunch in the dining room. We will settle bills after breakfast. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.11.30-12.00 Arrive at Hon Gai Habour. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the Paloma Office while waiting for return transportation16.00-16.30 Arrive in Hanoi.
Number of cabin
2 people sharing
(twin or double)
(cabins included 1 double bed & 1 single bed for 3 persons only)
Children Policy1. The FOC rate for children under 4 years old is applicable for 1 (one) children sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra mattress), limited to one child per cabin.2. The Child Rate for children from 4 to 12 years old is applicable for 1 (one) children sharing a cabin with 2 (two) adults (No extra Mattress), limited to one child per cabin.Notes- Extra bed (mattress) will be charge 20 USD net.- Round trip shuttle bus service by Paloma Cruise from Ha Noi : 20USD- Pick up time about 7:45 - 8:15, drop off time about 4:30 - 5:00 at your hotel lobby- Pick up & drop off at your hotel in Ha Noi old quarter- Time for activity may vary slightly. Itinerary & program subject to change when necessary.
Included:Welcome DrinkCruise Itinerary and ProgramEntrance and Sightseeing FeesIn-house English-speaking Tour GuideLuxurious Cabins and Suites with A/C and en-suite BathroomsAll meals on board (Lunch, dinner, breakfast)Complimentary mineral waterFish equipmentKayakingOnboard insurance, tax, service chargesExcluded:Airfares, Car Transfers and HotelsVisa ArrangementsMassage Services (please see massage menu in cabin)Beverages, Tips and Personal ExpensesAll other services not clearly mentioned above