Duration: 2 Days

Destinations: Hanoi-Bai Tu LongBay-Vung Vieng Floating Village-Amazing Cave-Hanoi

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Come on board The Paloma Cruise and enjoy many interesting activities such as cooking classes, kayaking, relaxing Tai Chi lessons, as well as the glorious splendor of Halong Bay. 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 exceptional natural beauty.


Day 1: Hanoi- Bai Tu LongBay- Vung Vieng Floating Village  

Day 2: Amazing Cave- Hanoi   

Hanoi- Bai Tu LongBay- Vung Vieng Floating Village

Welcome to Hanoi! At 7:45 AM, you will be picked up from your hotel by our private bus and transferred to Halong Bay. After a relaxing drive through the paddy fields and countryside, we will arrive at the Paloma office in Halong city, where you will be transferred to your Paloma Cruise. Enjoy a refreshing welcome drink as we will set sail into the picturesque and mystical Halong Bay.

For lunch, a delicious Vietnamese set menu will be available on board, with massage services both after lunch and throughout the tour. Next we will head to Bai Tu Long Bay, passing the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, Oan Lagoon, Monster Head and Teapot Islets and Vung Vieng fishing village. You will have the option to visit the Vung Vieng floating fishing village by bamboo sampan for an hour or kayak into the village before returning to your Paloma Cruise. Upon your return to the ship, feel free to relax, sunbathe, swim or have a massage. The boat will drop its anchor in a peaceful area surrounded by limestone islets near Hang Trong. Enjoy a great happy hour of buy two get one free (wine by the bottle excluded) during an on board sunset party.

After a Vietnamese cooking demonstration, a savoury dinner will be served on board. For the rest of the evening, join one of our many on board activities, including film entertainment, dancing in the dining room (please book in advance with your tour guide), board games and playing cards, and massage services. Passengers may also attempt squid fishing from the boat with our crew. We will spend our first night here.

Amazing Cave- Hanoi

Today, you will begin your early morning with some spiritual and relaxing Tai Chi on the sundeck. Complimentary tea and coffee will be served during a delicious breakfast as we continue to sail through Halong bay. Transfer to a small rowing boat to visit Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave. Walk up 100 steps to the cave entrance where you will be given a 45 minute tour of one of the largest caves in Halong Bay.

Upon your return to the boat, you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. You may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin and the staff will transfer it directly to the pier. Enjoy a set menu for lunch in the dining room and appreciate the majestic scenery before we arrive back at Hon Gai harbour. Here, a van will be waiting to transfer you back to Hanoi to continue your onward journey.


  • English Speaking Guide on board;
  • Entrance and Sightseeing fees;
  • All meal on board;
  • Cooking demonstration;
  • Kayaking;
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief 2 bottles of mineral water in rooms daily;


  • Shuttle bus transfer Hanoi - Halong -Hanoi
  • Beverages, tips and personal expenses
  • Snorkeling/ diving (upon your request)
  • Meeting package (upon your request)
  • Extra Service:(Transportation: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi)

Passion Indochina Travel will provide you with a dynamic professional local private tour guide, a private chauffeur and a transportation that suits your style and gives you pleasure, comfort and security through every points of your destination.All our tour guides in our company are registered English Speaking Guides, they are passionate about their city and they take pride in sharing it with others.With our private local tour guide, you’d get the chance to see and learn more among the historic places in the world and their cultures. Be amazed with the breathtaking scenery of Asia and enjoy some once in a lifetime adventure!

Private Tour Guid

Private Tour Guide

Private Tour Guide

The tour guide is always punctual on every destination he/she is needed. You will be picked up at the airport and will be escorted to your hotel and tend to your stuff til their services is needed again. They will also assist you at the airport at every departure, seeing to it that you have checked in and passed through the security checkpoint. All the tour guides in all your choices of destination are Locals. Since they know all the areas of the tours you're taking, they make sure that they share to you all the information may it be historical facts, dates and anecdotes or tell stories about the tour sites to make it more interesting and entertaining. They would also suggest the best spots for picture taking.Our tour guides are also flexible when it comes to the itinerary changes if there's any unexpected reason and will be more than accommodating to any alternative suggestions just to ensure that you will have an incredible experience.

Private Chauffeur Services

Private Chauffeur ServicesPrivate Chauffeur ServicesArrive in the comfort of your style. Depending on the group size, and the tour packages of your choice, we would accommodate you with the best transportation and a professional Chauffeur to assist you wherever and whenever you need. They would be happy to transport you.