A traditional wooden junk designed for a personalised experience, the Paradise Luxury is the perfect blend of chic, modern styling and traditional Vietnamese detailing. The warm, wooden interior exudes classic charm without skimping on comfort. The sophisticated dining room, perfect for intimate dining, offers tailored menu options, Vietnamese à la carte menu, and a selection of drinks. The spacious sundeck with sun beds and comfortable lounge areas guarantees spectacular views of the karst limestone formations and emerald waters of Halong Bay. And with a world class day spa on board, this ship redefines luxury cruising in Halong Bay.
11.30 Check-in at Paradise Lounge – Tuan Chau Island
12:30 After your transfer to Paradise Luxury, you will enjoy welcome drink, cruise briefing and check-in your cabin.
13:00 Enjoy your delicious lunch while enjoying the stunning views
14:00 After lunch, you will have time to be enchanted by the stunning landscape of Halong Bay
14:30 Visit Tung Sau Pearl Farm or kayak*- an area in Halong Bay dedicated to growing pearls and practicing a handmade technique based on Vietnamese tradition and Japanese technology. You can also choose kayaking or staying on board and treat yourself to a delicious afternoon tea.
16:00 Visit to Sung Sot Cave where you will be surprised by the breath-taking panoramic view across the Bay once you exit the cave. Alternatively, stay on board and sample the selection of delicacies available at afternoon tea in the restaurant.
17:45 Paradise Luxury will anchor overnight at Coconut Tree Island. This is the perfect time for you to enjoy a cocktail or two as the sun sets over the karst landscape. Foodies can partake in Vietnamese cooking demonstration before dinner, and guaranteed to whet the appetite.
19:30 Dress like kings and queens for the Royal Bao Dai dinner at the restaurant. The rest of the
evening is free for you to relax with a drink* or two, go squid fishing, book in for a spa treatment at Le Parfum Spa* or watch a movie in the restaurant.
06:30 Tai Chi on Odyssée Sundeck
07:45 Continental breakfast will be served in the restaurant.
08:30 Transfer to the Paradise Explorer tender to go deeper into the Bay
09:00 Hike to the top of Titov Island for stunning panoramic views of the Bay.
10:30 After visiting the must-see Titov Island, your next stop will be Trong Cave, in Bo Hon Island. This is also an ideal destination for those who would like to kayak.
12:00 After your morning excursions, re-energize yourself with a fresh and delicious lunch in the restaurant.
14:00 Take a trip to Cua Van Floating Village by bamboo boats rowed by locals, or you can opt to kayak*. Wave to friendly locals as they go about their daily lives, which have remained largely unchanged for centuries.
15:30 Return to Paradise Luxury
17:45 Pre-Dinner Sunset Cocktails* and Cooking Demonstration
19:30 Having dinner on the sundeck. After dinner, if you haven’t tried squid fishing, this is your last
chance. Or you may just want to wind down with a movie in the restaurant.
06:30 Begin your last day in Halong Bay with a calming Tai Chi session on the sundeck, followed by a light breakfast, coffee and pastries. Relax in your cabin or on the sundeck, watching Halong Bay drift past.
08:00 Having breakfast in the restaurant
10:30 After disembarking from the Paradise Luxury, guests who are returning to Hanoi on the Paradise shuttle bus will be served a light lunch.
12:00 Return to Hanoi.