Paloma cruise
The area immediately northeast of Halong Bay is known as Bai Tu Long Bay and is the focus of our special itinerary. Hundreds of islets rising from the clear waters, long sandy beaches beckon, grottoes and lagoons entice the visitor – an area relatively underdeveloped and unpolluted by the tourist trade

3DAYS / 2NIGHTS ON PALOMA

 

Bai Tu Long bay – Vong Vieng floating village –

Trong cave – Lan Ha bay –– Van Gia fishing village  – Ha Long bay – Sung Sot cave

 

Halong Bay is a spectacular natural wonder. The dramatic scenery dotted with islets makes this an excellent semi-sheltered, open water location for kayaking. Paloma combines oriental style with contemporary luxury. Together they are the perfect recipe for an enchanting and relaxing holiday. This two night cruise is ideal for the keen novice or experienced kayaker alike.

Day 1:

7.45 – 8.15

Our bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel.

12.30

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 – 13.30

 

15.00

Have lunch – delicious Vietnamese set menu (Massage service is available after lunch  and thoughout the cruise).

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

 

18:30

Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by islets near Hang Trong. 
Happy Hour (sunset party)

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:

06.15

Start your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.

07.00

Paloma weighs anchor to sail through the bay and pass by several beautiful places such as Trong (Drum) cave, Trinh Nu (Virgin) cave, Coc Ngoi (Toad) Islet, etc. Early breakfast in the dinning room.

08.30

Transfer to Smaller boat for Lan Ha Bay excursion.

09.30

Guided kayaking and swimming at Three Peaches beach, a pristine natural beach lapped by the turquoise water.

12.30

BBQ lunch is served on beach (depend on the weather).

14.00

Continue discovering discovery Toi and Sang Cave (depend on the condition), the most remote point in Lan Ha Bay and bordering the Gulf of Tonkin. Visit its quaint fishing village and lagoon. Possibility of kayaking through an amazing tunnel under a karst mountain (time permitting).

16.00

Return to Paloma Cruise.

17.00

The vessel cruises back to the bay for second overnight anchorage near Ho Dong Tien. Happy hour (Sunset party).

19.15

Sumptuous Seafood 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 3:

06.15

Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.

 

07.00

Have buffet breakfast in dinning room.

 

08.00

Explore the Surprise Cave (Sung Sot).

 

08:15

 

10:00

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.

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

 

16:00-16:30

Arrive at Hon Gai Habour. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the Paloma Office while waiting for return transportation

 

 

Arrive in Hanoi

 

 

·      English speaking guide on board

·      Entrance and Sightseeing fees

·      Luxury Cruise through Bai Tu Long bay and Halong bay

·      All meal on board (3 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts)

·      Cooking demonstration

·      Sunset party

·      Kayaking for full 2nd day

·      Welcome drink, cold handkerchief

·      2 bottles of mineral water in rooms

·      Daily fresh fruit in room

·      BBQ lunch on beach

·      Tax, service charge

·      Insurance on board

·      Airfares

·      Visa Arrangements

·      Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses

·      All other services not clearly mentioned in

 

 

Notes:             Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.



The area immediately northeast of Halong Bay is known as Bai Tu Long Bay and is the focus of our special itinerary. Hundreds of islets rising from the clear waters, long sandy beaches beckon, grottoes and lagoons entice the visitor – an area relatively underdeveloped and unpolluted by the tourist trade



PALOMA 2DAYS/1 NIGHT HA LONG BAY CRUISE

 

Bai Tu Long bay – Vong Vieng floating village –

Trong cave – Ha Long bay – Sung Sot cave

The area immediately northeast of Halong Bay is known as Bai Tu Long Bay and is the focus of our special itinerary. Hundreds of islets rising from clear water, long sandy beaches beckon, grottoes and lagoons entice visitors – an area relatively developing and unpolluted by the tourist trade.

 

 

Day 1:

7.45 – 8.15

Our bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel.

12.30

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 – 13.30

 

15:00

Having lunch – delicious Vietnamese set menu (Massage service is available after lunch  and thoughout the cruise).

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

 

18:30

Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by islets near Hang Trong. 
Happy Hour (sunset party)

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:

06.15

Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.

07.00

Have breakfast in dinning room.

08.00

Explore the Surprise Cave (Sung Sot).

08:15

 

10:00

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.

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

16:00-16:30

Arrive at Hon Gai Harbour. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the Paloma Office while waiting for return transportation

 

Arrive in Hanoi


             Inclusions:

* Transport 2 ways: Hanoi- Halong-Hanoi

Exclusions:

·      English speaking guide on board

·      Entrance and Sightseeing fees

·      Luxury Cruise through Bai Tu Long bay and Halong bay

·      All meal on board (3 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts)

·      Cooking demonstration

·      Sunset party

·      Kayaking for full 2nd day

·      Welcome drink, cold handkerchief

·      2 bottles of mineral water in rooms

·      Daily fresh fruit in room

·      BBQ lunch on beach

·      Tax, service charge

·      Insurance on board

·      Airfares

·      Visa Arrangements

·      Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses

·      All other services not clearly mentioned in

 

 

Notes: Cruise itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.

  











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