Paradise Luxury Cruise

CHECK IN / CHECK OUT
Boarding time 12:00 PM Disembark time 11:00 AM

CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED
Visa, Master Card, American Express

FOREIN LANGUAGE SPOKEN
English, French

ACCOMMODATION
Paradise Suite: 06 Rooms
Paradise Deluxe: 16 Rooms
Paradise Superior: 12 Rooms
 

PARADISE SUITE:
Number of rooms
Average room size
Number of beds
Maximum number of persons
Special
Room type
06
19.2m2
01 King-size Bed 180cm x 205cm
02 Adults + Extra Bed for 01 Child
Private Balcony + Jacuzzi Bathroom
Luxury & Non-Smoking
PARADISE DELUXE:
Number of rooms
Average room size
Number of beds
Maximum number of persons
Special
Room type
16
18.2m2
01 Queen-size Bed 165cm x 205cm
02 Adults + Extra Bed for 01 Child
Private Balcony
Deluxe & Non-Smoking
PARADISE SUPERIOR:
Number of rooms
Average room size
Number of beds
Maximum number of persons
Special
Room type
12
16.2m2
02 Single Beds 95cm x 205cm
02 Adults + Extra Bed for 01 Child
NON Private Balcony
Superior & Non-Smoking
SERVICES ON BOARD
Reception
24 - hour security   
Safe deposit box at reception
Luggage store facility
IDD phone at the reception
Boutique
Library
Conference & meeting facilities
Doctor on call
Dial-up internet at the reception

 

FACILITIES & SERVICES
· Cruise Itinerary and Program
· In-house English-speaking Tour Guide
· Luxury Cabins and Suites with A/C
· Luxury en-suite Bathroom
· Hairdryer and slippers
· Bathrobe (Suites only)
· In-house Telephone and Internet
· Mini-Bar (Suites only)
· Dining Room, Bar and Sundeck
· Full-board Meals (Asian & International Buffets)
· Cabin Service (Snack Meals)
· Wine and Cigar Selection
· Kayaking, Swimming and Snorkeling Equipment (subject to availability)
· Cooking Demonstration (bad weather only)
· Beauty Services and Massage
· Tai Chi Session
· Souvenir and Amenities Sales
· Entertainment Activities and Happy Hour
· Movie Nights, Board Games and Squid Fishing
· Meeting Facilities and Equipment (charter only)
· Special Theme Cruises (charter only)
· Special Leisure Activities (charter only)
· Safety Facilities and First-Aid Equipment
· English-speaking local crew and foreign

SEMINAR & SPECIAL EVENTS Upon Request
Meeting & Conference
Fashion Show
Product Launching
Traditional or Modern Live Music
Traditional or Modern Dance
Wedding
Birthday / Wedding Anniversary
Beach Party

SEMINAR & CONFERENCE FACILITIES
Overhead Projector/ Screen
Laptop/ Computer
DVD/ VCD
Microphone
Wireless Microphone/ Stationery

 

Day 1: Hanoi-Indochina Sails Halong Cruise (Lunch, Dinner)
We depart from the capital at 8 :10am for Halong Bay approximately three hours away. En route we have a short stop at the Sao Do center run for and by handicapped children for short break. Upon arrival at Halong Bay 12:00pm
12:15: Transfer by tender to the Indochina Sails boat – enjoy Welcome Drink. Receive cruise briefing and check in to cabins and begin cruise.
13:00: Lunch - deluxe Vietnamese and International Set Menu. Massage service is available beginning after lunch and throughout the cruise. 
14.30: Arrive at Titop Island. Enjoy swimming, relaxing on the beach and climbing the steps to the top of the mountain on the island for fantastic views and photo opportunities. Water and towels supplied. We will spend about 45 minutes on the island.
15.15: Transfer back to the boat and sail for approximately 45 minutes to our second destination - the Bat Cave area.
16.15: Arrive at the Bat Cave area. There are two programs to choose from at this time. One option is a 40 minute kayaking program to the nearby Bat Cave and lagoon and surrounding waters. Kayaking is $20. per person unless already booked as part of your package. Water is supplied. The second option is to visit the largest floating fishing village in Halong Bay. We will travel to the village on the tender and tour the village for approximately 20 minutes.
18:30: Arrive at Luon Bo area - anchor for overnight.
19:00: Dinner - deluxe Vietnamese & Western Buffet or Set Menu Dinner.
20:30: Evening activities include: film entertainment in the dining room at approximatel
9:15: board games and playing cards are available, join squid fishing from the boat with our crew, massage services are available. Also at this time we offer, when possible - depending on weather conditions, an excursion to a nearby squid fishing boat. We travel by tender and you will be able to board the squid boat and see how the local fishermen catch squid and other fish, the excursion lasts about 45 minutes.
21:00 - 23:00:  Happy Hour! Buy one drink - get one free (wine excluded).
23.00:  End of program for day one
 

Day 2: Indochina Sails Halong Cruise – Hanoi (Brunch)
6:45: Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries served in the dining room. 
7:00: Arrive at the Surprise Cave area, there is a small fishing village here. Relax onboard. You may join Tai Chi instruction on the sundeck at 7:00, duraion about 30 minutes.
8:00: Transfer by tender to the Surprise Cave. Walk up the 100 steps to the entrance of the cave and tour on foot for approximately 45 minutes.
9:00: Upon return to the boat take time to freshen up and please check-out of cabins. Please leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer to the pier). Depart for Bai Chay/Halong pier.
9:30: Enjoy Breakfast Set Menu or Buffet served in the dining room. Settle bills in the dining room after breakfast.
10:00: Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room and enjoy the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
10:45:  Arrive at Bai Chay/Halong pier.
11:00:  Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the pier building while waiting for return transportation. Arrive Hanoi at 4.00pm. The Trip Ends at your hotel or transfer to airport (Upon request!).
 

Peak season surcharge:
+ 25% on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.

Children Policy:
- Child under 05 years old: free of charge (sharing cabin with parents without extra Bed)
- Child from 05 to under 12 years old: 75 % adult`s cost (sharing cabin with parents with extra Bed)
- Child over 12 years old: 100% adult`s cost (sharing cabin with parents with extra Bed)
 

Trip Included:
Shuttle Bus transfer from hotel in Hanoi-Halong Bay-Hanoi. Round Trip pick up from your hotel.
- Accommodation on Board: Private Cabin with seaview window, hot water, western toilet style & Air-Conditioner like 5 star hotel in the sea!
- Meals on Board: 1 Lunch + 1 Dinner + 1 Brunch with fresh sea food, Vietnamese food, Asian & International food.
- English/French Speaking Guide on Board
- Welcome Drink on Board (soft drink, tea or coffee)
- Insurance on Board
- Tai Chi Exercise in the morning
- Entrance Fees & Sightseeing tickets
- Visiting Caves & Fishing Villages.
- All taxes & services charge
 

Trip Excluded:
- Pre-post accommodation in Hanoi
- Visa Arrangements
- Beauty Spa Services and Massage
- Beverages and Tobacco
- Tips and other Personal Expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned above
- Kayaking: on request

Price of 2 day/1night trip: Per person in US$

From Jan. to Apr. & From Oct. 2014 to April.2015

Cabin Category 2 persons 4 persons Single Supplement Charter
 Deluxe with window 215 210 +139 5,351
 Deluxe with balcony 238 230 +169
 Suite 288 280 +209
 

From May to Sept. 2014

Cabin Category 2 persons 4 persons Single Supplement Charter
 Deluxe with window 210 205 +115 4,905
 Deluxe with balcony 231 215 +145
 Suite 281 265 +199 
 

CRUISE ITINERARY AND PROGRAM OVERNIGHT CRUISES • DAILY DEPARTURE
(Subject to change without prior notice)

3 DAYS/ 2 NIGHTS

DAY 1
12.00 Arrive at Tuan Chau Marina
12.15 – 12.30 Transfer to cruise ship
12.30 Welcome Cocktail – cruise briefing, safety instructions, check-in cabins
12.45 Depart to Halong Bay – cruise and program commence
13.00 – 14.30 Serving Fusion Asian Lunch buffet
15.00 Arrive at Cua Van floating fishing Village. One of the largest floating villages in the bay – rowing around the village by local rowing boats – captures the daily life of the local fisherman.
16:00 Back to cruise ship – Continue cruise through Halong Bay
16:30 Enjoy the cooking demonstration and discover the Vietnamese cuisine.
17.00 – 18.00 Arrive at Tung Sau (pearl farm) Area – find out a full cycle of how the pearls are created or swimming, kayaking, enjoying massage service
19.00 – 20.30 Elegant dinner with five courses set menu 1
21.00 – 23.00 Relax at leisure. Evening Activities – enjoy Movie Night, Board Games, or Beauty Spa services
 

DAY 2
06.30 Tai Chi session on Sundeck
07.00 – 08.00 International Breakfast Buffet
08.15 Transfer to Paradise Explorer – depart to Cat Ba Island
10.00 – 11.00 Arrive at Viet Hai Jetty – take bicycle trip through untouched forests and wildlife
11.30 – 12.30 Enjoy village scenery, trekking in the core of Cat Ba National Forest    
13.00 – 13.30 Return to Paradise Explorer - Vietnamese Set Lunch menu on day boat
14.00 Depart from Viet Hai Jetty – continue cruise through Halong Bay
14.30 – 16.00 Arrive at Dark Cave and Light Cave Area – relaxing, swimming or snorkeling
17.30 Arrive at stay overnight area
19.00 – 20.30 Five Courses set menu 2
21.00 – 23.00 Evening Activities – enjoy Movie Night, Board Games or Beauty Spa services
 

DAY 3
06.30 Tai Chi session on Sundeck
06.00 – 08.00 Morning Activities – swimming or kayaking, beauty spa services
07.00 – 09.00 International Breakfast Buffet
08.00 – 09.00 Surprise Cave (Hang Sung Sot) – explore most famous grotto in the entire Halong bay
09.30 Check-out cabins and settle bills
10.45 Arrive at Tuan Chau Island & Disembark
Cruise and program ends

Peak season surcharge:
+ 25% on Christmas 24/12; New Year 31/12 and Lunar New Year’s Eve.

Children Policy:
- Child under 05 years old: free of charge (sharing cabin with parents without extra Bed)
- Child from 05 to under 12 years old: 75 % adult`s cost (sharing cabin with parents with extra Bed)
- Child over 12 years old: 100% adult`s cost (sharing cabin with parents with extra Bed)
 

Trip Included:
Shuttle Bus transfer from hotel in Hanoi-Halong Bay-Hanoi. Round Trip pick up from your hotel.
- Accommodation on Board: Private Cabin with seaview window, hot water, western toilet style & Air-Conditioner like 5 star hotel in the sea!
- Meals on Board: 1 Lunch + 1 Dinner + 1 Brunch with fresh sea food, Vietnamese food, Asian & International food.
- English/French Speaking Guide on Board
- Welcome Drink on Board (soft drink, tea or coffee)
- Insurance on Board
- Tai Chi Exercise in the morning
- Entrance Fees & Sightseeing tickets
- Visiting Caves & Fishing Villages.
- All taxes & services charge

Trip Excluded:
- Visa Arrangements
- Pre-post accommodation in Hanoi
- Visa Arrangements
- Beauty Spa Services and Massage
- Beverages and Tobacco
- Tips and other Personal Expenses
- All other services not clearly mentioned above
- Kayaking: on request

Price of 3 day /2 night trip: Per person in US$

From Jan. to Apr. & From Oct.2014 to April.2015

Cabin Category 2 persons 4 persons Single Supplement Charter
 Deluxe with window 389 380 +243 9,588
 Deluxe with Balcony 422 415 +243
 Suite 512 505 +358

From May to Sept. 2014

 Cabin Category 2 persons 4 persons Single Supplement Charter
 Deluxe with window 354 349 +227 8,959
 Deluxe with Balcony 378 370 +227
 Suite 478 470 +284