Day 1: Pick up at Hanoi airport-check in Palmy hotel. Overnight at Hanoi.
Day 2: Ha Noi–Vung Vieng Village (L, D)
7.45-8.00 Our bus will pick you up at your hotel. 12.30 Arrive at Paloma office.Transferred by tender to Cruise, check in cabins and begin your cruise. 13.30 Having lunch–Vietnamese set menu.15:00 Head to Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. Visit the Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boat or Kayak into the village. 18:00 Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by islets near Hang Trong.18:30 Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat. 19.15 Sumptuous Set-dinner onboar. 21.00 Relaxing on your cabin or join the on board activities. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing from the boat. Happy Hour! Buy two drink. Overnight aboard.
Day 3 : HaLong – Lan Ha Bay (B, L, D) 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 daily boat for Lan Ha Bay excursion. 09.30 Guided kayaking and swimming at Three Peaches beach. 12.30 BBQ lunch is served on beach. 14.00 Continue to discovery Toi and Sang Cave. Visit its quaint fishing village and lagoon. Possibility of kayaking through an amazing tunnel under a karst mountain. 16.00 Return to Cruise for dinner.17.00 The vessel cruises back to the bay for second overnight.19.15 Sumptuous Seafood Set – dinner onboard. 21.00 Relaxing on your cabin or join the on board activities. Passengers may also try their luck at squid fishing from the boat. Overnight aboard.
Day 4: Amazing Cave–Ha Noi(B,L) 06.15 Starting your day with Tai Chi while complimentary tea & coffee are served. 07.00 Have breakfast. 08.00 Explore the Surprise Cave. 08:15 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. 10.00 Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing. 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 Harbor. Transfer by tender to the pier, relax inside the office while waiting for getting on van back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi about 4:30PM. Check in at hotel.
Day 5: Hanoi hotel - Hanoi airport: You will join 5 hour-motorbike tour before check out the hotel and airport departure.