DAY 1: HANOI - BAI TU LONG BAY - CAP LA - TRA SAN (L/D) 7.45 - 8.00: Our bus or private car will pick you up at your hotel. 12.30: Arrive at Paloma office, Halong City. You will be welcomed by our crew members at cruise’s office where you can get some coffee and tea and prepare to check-in. You will be transferred to our cruise by a tender. Transferred by tender to Paloma Cruise – enjoy welcome drink. Receive cruise briefing, check in cabins and begin your cruise. 13.30: Having lunch – delicious Vietnamese set menu. Have lunch while cruising in the magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. 14.00 - 16.00: Cruise to Cap La. Enjoy paddling around Cap La and Tra San by kayak. 17.00: Back to junk for swimming or relaxation. Sunset party on the way back to anchor area. 19.15: Dinner is served either inside or outside depending on weather conditions Overnight aboard Paloma
DAY 2: CAP LA - CONG DAM - VUNG VIENG - CONG DO (B/L/D) 07.30: Paloma weighs anchor to sail through the bay and pass by several beautiful places. Having breakfast. 09.00: Start cruising to Cong Dam while discovering geological values of Bai Tu Long Bay, which is more quiet, more peaceful, more natural and less touristic. 09.30: Enjoy kayaking through the hidden lagoons and geological park in Cong Dam. Go swimming in the crystal water. 12.30: BBQ lunch is served on beach (depend on the weather or tide levels). 14.00: Visiting Cong Dam Fishing Village by kayaking, meet the local people and pass through the lagoons. 16.00: Cruise to Vung Vieng fishing village. Fish with the local people and learn about local fishing techniques 17.00: The vessel cruises back to Cong Do for second overnight . Happy hour (Sunset party). 21.00: Relaxing or joining the on board activities as squid fishing, you may also try their luck at squid fishing from the boat. Overnight aboard Paloma
DAY 3: CONG DO - VUNG VIENG FLOATING VILLAGE - HON GAI HARBOUR (B/L) 07.30: Enjoy the fresh air and gentle breezes of the bay in the morning while having breakfast on board. 08.00: Have breakfast in dinning room. 09.00: Visit Vung Vieng fishing village. Disembark and travel on the sampans rowed by the local people. They will be your guides through their fishing village where you can meet the locals, visit the school. See at first-hand what life is like living on the water. 10.00: Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (staff will transfer directly to the pier). 10:30: Enjoy Set Menu for lunch in the dining room. We will settle bills after lunch. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier. 11.45: Arrive at Hon Gai Harbour. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the Paloma Office while waiting for getting on Van back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi around 4:30 PM.
Inclusive English Speaking Guide on boat Entrance and Sightseeing fees Overnight on Luxury Paloma Cruise All meal on board ( 3 lunchs, 2 dinners,breakfasts Cooking demonstration 2 Sunset parties on sundeck Kayaking Welcome drink, cold handkerchief bottles of mineral water in rooms Daily fresh fruit in cabin Tax, service charge, Insurance on board
Exclusive Airfares Visa Arrangements Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses Round trip shuttle bus ( 20 USD/ person/ two ways) All other services not clearly mentioned in Inclusion