Violet Cruise 3 days/2 nightsCode Tours: HS06VIO02
Duration: 3 days/2 nights
Itinerary: Hanoi - Halong bay - Tien Ong Cave - Cua Van fishing village - Surprise Cave - Pearl Farm - Tam Cung Cave and Poem Mountain - Hanoi
Officially launched on 1st November 2009, the newest five star junk – the Halong Violet Cruise – is fitted out in the 1930’s Indochine style. It features a boutique dinning room, library & lounge, Spa & Gym and 6 individual theme cabins with marble bathroom, jacuzzi & balcony. The junk also cruises its own way away from the crowd to untouched areas of the bay with a longer overnight cruises.
DAY 1: WELCOME ABOARD AND SAIL THROUGH THE WORLD HERITAGE SITE-HALONG BAY, VISIT TIEN ONG CAVE, PASS THROUGH ANCIENT CUA VAN FISHING VILLAGE AND SHARPEN THEIR CULINARY SKILLS AT OUR COOKING CLASS
Welcome aboard and sail through Halong Bay.
A delectable lunch is served shortly after boarding.
A first visit will take our guests by tender to the Tien Ong Cave.
The voyage continues with the arrival at the Cua Van Fishing Village. The village is explored via a pleasant boat ride (a maximum of four persons per boat).
Cooking class in the late afternoon.
At 07:30 pm another delicious meal – dinner is served.
08.15 – Transfer by tender to our day boat, Sunset. Breakfast will be served as the boat sets sail for the Surprise cave.
09.30 – Arrive at the Surprise cave, the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay with 10,000 square meters, when you visit the cave like our Vietnamese house with three chambers as lobby, dining room and bedroom with most beautiful stalagmites and stalactites. We will tour the cave for about 60 minutes.
11.00 – Back on board, set sail for the Pearl Farm Village, and visit Pearl Factory.
12.30 – Lunch is served.
13.30 – Set sail for the Bat Cave. Join the kayaking excursion to the Bat cave and surrounding waters. Kayaking duration is about 45 minutes. There will also be time for relaxing on board and swimming while here.
15.30 – Depart from the Bat Cave area and sail to rejoin the main boat.
DAY 3: VISIT NATURAL WHITE SANDY STRETCH OF A BEACH, PASS PICTURESQUE AREAS LIKE THE TAM CUNG CAVE AND POEM MOUNTAIN, CLIMB UP TO A HILL TOP OF A MOUNTAIN
For early risers complimentary tea, coffee and pastries are served in the restaurant followed by-if you so desire – a Tai Chi Class on the sun deck (07:00 am).
Then it is time for an early morning swim – in the Bay. By tender boat we bring the guests to a natural white sandy stretch of a beach. Sporty ones can also climb up to a hill top to have a last view from above over Halong Bay before we return to the boat and cruise slowly back to Halong City, passing picturesque areas like the Tam Cung Cave and Poem Mountain.
During our trundle breakfast is served before we arrive at the shore at around 11:00 am. The crew will bid you farewell and you disembark with our tender boat to Tuan Chau Marina.
|Cabin||Price||Promotion price||Single supplement|
|Deluxe cabin||579 USD/pax||539 USD/pax||309 USD/pax|
|Suite cabin||689 USD/pax||649 USD/pax||379 USD/pax|
- Luxury accommodation with A/C, hot shower, mini bar
- Boat trip & specified Program
- English speaking guide on board
- Sunset cocktails and canapés at Tien Ong cave
- 2 hour biking round trip on an island on 2nd day (weather permits)
- Cooking demonstration on 3rd day
- All meals per program
- Sunrise Tai Chi Class
- All entrance and visiting fees
- Tax and Services charges.
- Transfer Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi by luxury van (45USD/person)
- Kayaking services 20USD/person (on double kayak sharing basis)
- Personal travel insurance
- Visa Arrangements
- Drinks, tips
- Other Personal Expenses.
- Peak season surcharge for all cruises falling on New Year’s Eve and Christmas of 25% on the above rates.