Violet Cruise


Day 1: Hanoi – Violet Halong Cruise (Lunch, Dinner)

We depart from the Hanoi capital at 8 :30 am for Halong Bay approximately three hours away. En route we have a short stop at the Sao Dao center run for and by handicapped children for short break. Upon arrival at Halong Bay  we will be met by captain and cruisers and transferred to Ginger Cruise .Welcome on board of Halong Violet Cruise and set sail through bay while lunch is served. Passage into the magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons’ teeth. Opportunity to visit beautiful limestone grotto, go swimming or sunbathing. Enjoy cocktails while watching sunset and later unwind at Violet restaurant. If weather permits, a short night cruise could bring you a nice discovery of the sea life by night.

08.30-13.00: Pick up by private car at your hotel about 8.30am. Spend 3 hours sight seeing country Vietnam on the way to Halong city. Arrive at Violet Pier just before 12:00 noon. 
12.30: Boarding Violet for departure. Welcome drink is served.
13.00 – 14.30: Lunch is served while cruising through Bai Tu Long Bay.
16.00: Trekking or swimming at Soi Sim Island.
17.15: Cruising to visit Hang Doi water tunnel with row boat.
18.30: Docking for overnight.
19.30: Dinner is served. Guests dancing with Violet Cruise staff’s interaction. Accommodation and overnight on junk.

Day 2: Violet Halong Cruise – Hanoi (Brunch)

Rising to the tranquil beauty of the bay we have time for a morning Tai Chi exercise with an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay. After breakfast, a short trek to a nearby summit.
06.30: Sunrise Tai chi on sundeck. Coffee or tea is served.
08.00: Visit splendid Sung Sot grotto with a quick glimpse at the nearby fishing village.
09.00: Buffet breakfast while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier.
10.00: Luggage pulls out. Clear all bills.
11.00: Arrive at the pier. Time to say Goodbye. Transfer back to Hanoi. Arrive Hanoi at 4.00pm. The Trip Ends at your hotel.

Peak season surcharge:
+ 25% on Christmas; New Year 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)

Accommodation on Board: Private  air-conditioned cabin with sea view window, hot water, western toilet – like 5 star hotel in the sea!
Meals on Board: 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner & 1 Brunch – fresh seafood, 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

Round trip transfers from hotel – Halong Bay – Hanoi by a private car @ USD140 per car OR by sharing bus @ USD45 per person.
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 2Days/1Night trip:

Number in Group Price per person in US$ in party of
1 2 4 6 Single Supplement
Violet Deluxe 427 285 275 270 190
Violet Suite 499 332 322 320 211
Charter 3,823

Price of 3Days/2Nights trip:

Number in Group Price per person in US$ in party of
1 2 4 6 Single Supplement
Violet Deluxe 614 412 402 400 270
Violet Suite 740 485 475 470 310
Charter 5,248