Halong Bay

3 day escorted tour itinerary

Luxury Halong Bay At Leisure Tour

Discover the charm of Halong Bay

Take time to experience the treasure of Vietnam, Halong Bay, with this two-night luxury itinerary.

This tour ideally combines a one night stay in a French colonial style boutique hotel located on the shores of Halong Bay with a delightful overnight cruise on board the Paradise Luxury.

This classic wooden junk boat is the perfect blend of chic, modern styling and traditional Vietnamese details, providing a simply wonderful way to experience the UNESCO World Heritage site of Halong Bay.

Long been popular with anybody looking to escape the bustle of Hanoi city, it is said that until you have cruised on Halong Bay you have not visited Vietnam, so make sure this truly unforgettable experience is in your itinerary.

Tour Departures daily from Hanoi.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Cruise among the limestone, lush islets of Halong Bay
  • Take in an unmissable experience at a slower more enjoyable pace
  • Premium level of hospitality with Paradise

Sample Itinerary Summary

We can tailor any part of this itinerary or create a new one just for you.

Duration
3 days
Guide Price
£619 per person
Price based on
Based on 16 February 20, meal basis as per itinerary (2 adults sharing).
Our guide price gives you an idea of pricing which will vary depending on exchange rates, accommodation, duration, dates, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
Options
Group basis, Escorted
Included
  • Private return transfers between Hanoi and Halong Bay
  • Accomodation at Paradise Suites Hotel Halong
  • Accommodation on the boat in twin/double cabin with private facilities
  • Meals as stated
  • English speaking local guide
  • All entrance fees and boat fees as mentioned
  • Activities as mentioned
Not included
  • International flights
  • Optional tours and activities on board
  • Meals and drinks other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Compulsory gala dinners during festive period
  • Tips for the driver/guide

Itinerary Breakdown

Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi in the morning and to transfer to Halong, this journey via private car is approximately 4 hours. Check into Paradise Suites Hotel Halong for your one night stay, the rest of your day and evening is at leisure.

Points of Interest

Overnight Accommodation

  • Paradise Suites Hotel or similar

Enjoy breakfast at the Paradise Suites Hotel, before boarding the Paradise Luxury Cruise boat at midday which is docked just a few minutes away.

A welcome drink will accompany your check-in process followed by lunch as you pass stunning scenery. You will have the opportunity to explore one of the largest caves in the bay - Sung Sot Cave, or choose to kayak around the islets.

Back on board, relax and enjoy “Happy hour” on the sundeck from 5 pm  – 6:30 pm. A cooking demonstration will take place at 6:00 pm followed by the Royal Bao Dai dinner from 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm. Evening activities will follow with a  movie at the restaurant or squid fishing with the crew.

Points of Interest

  • Halong Bay
  • Cua Van Floating village
  • Coconut Tree Island
  • Cooking demonstration

Overnight Accommodation

  • Paradise Luxury Cruise or similar

Early risers can join the Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck, followed by coffee and tea with assorted homemade pastries from 7:00 to 7:30 am.

Your next stop will be at Titop Island where you can relax on board or swim. For the more energetic - climb the 400 steps to the peak of the island to see the stunning picture perfect views.

Back on board, a delicious breakfast is served whilst the boat sets sail back to the pier - passing Thien Cung and "Fighting Roosters" islets.

Disembark the ship around 10:30 am and transfer to your next accommodation or airport.

Points of Interest

  • Sung Sot Cave
  • Early morning Tai Chi lesson
  • Halong Bay

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Traditional junk boat with a rustic touch of classical design
    • Panoramic views like no other
    • The jewel of Vietnam
    • Cua Van Floating village of Halong Bay