The Paloma is a Ha Long wooden junk featuring 16 luxury cabins well-equipped together with a bar, a gourmet restaurant, sundeck and outside dining area. The Paloma owns a professional crew consisting of 20 experienced, dynamic and dedicated individuals, who’re always willing to offer you only the best services possible.
Come on board with the Paloma for a Ha Long Bay cruise, you’re about to witness the calm and serene natural beauty of this UNESCO world heritage site. The Paloma is promised to provide you with a home-like atmosphere for your stay in Ha Long, leaving you an unforgettably familiar feeling.
Hanoi - Ha Long Bay
Ha Long Bay - Hanoi
- Hanoi - Ha Long Bay
7:45-8:00 AM Our bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel.
12:30 PM Upon arriving at Paloma office, Halong City, you will be transferred to Paloma Cruise. Here is where you’ll enjoy your welcome drink, receive cruise briefing, check in cabin and begin your cruise.
1:30 PM Time to have lunch with delicious Vietnamese set menu (Massage service is available after lunch and throughout the tour).
3:00 PM Head to Bai Tu Long Bay, pass the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, Oan Lagoon, Monster Head and Teapot Islets and Vung Vieng fishing village.
Visit the Vung Vieng floating fishing village by bamboo sampan for an hour or kayak in to the village then return to Paloma Cruise for your leisure or join one of the following optional activities: Sunbathing, traditional massage, swimming etc.
6:00 PM Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by islets near Hang Trong. Happy Hour (sunset party).
6:30 PM Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat.
7:15 PM Bon-appetit with your sumptuous set-dinner onboard.
9:00 PM It’s your choice to enjoy your private time in your cabin or participate in onboard activities like film entertainment, light music for dancing in dining room (please book in advance with your tour guide). You may also play cards as well as other board games. Massage services are also available. Passengers may want to try squid fishing from the boat too.
Happy Hour! Buy two drink - get one free (wine by the bottle excluded) Overnight aboard Paloma Cruise.
Meal: L, D
Transport: Cruises/ Junk, Kayak, Shuttle Bus
- Ha Long Bay - Hanoi
06:15 AM Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.
07:00 AM Have breakfast
08:00 AM Explore the Surprise Cave (Sung Sot Cave).
08:15 AM Transfer by tender to the Surprise Cave. Walk about 100 steps upstairs to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Walk downstairs and return to the boat.
10:00 AM Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to refresh and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from your cabin. Heavy ones may be left outside the cabin, our staff will help you transfer directly to the pier.
10:30 AM Enjoy Set Menu for lunch in the dining room. We will settle bills after lunch. Relaxing on the sundeck or in the dining room, enjoying the rest of Halong bay before getting back to harbor.
11:45 AM Arrive at Hon Gai Harbour. Transfer to the pier. Get on van or car back to Hanoi.
Arrive in Hanoi at approximately 4:30 PM.
Meal: L, B
Transport: Cruises/ Junk, Shuttle Bus
* Rates are quoted per person in USD and excluded VAT & fees