12.00: you will arrive at Tuan Chau Island
12.15: it it time to transfer to the cruise ship
12.30: Enjoy Welcome Drink and join cruise briefing to know about safety instructions. Check-in your cabins. Cruise and program commence
13.00 – 14.30: Serve Special Paradise Lunch on board while cruising and exploring Halong Bay, passing by Soi Sim Beach and Coconut Tree Island, two iconic attractions in the bay. Soi Sim Beach is the home of ancient trees in Ha Long Bay.
14.45 – 15.45: You will explore Cua Van Floating Village by rowing bamboo boats with the locals or do kayaking by yourself, it is the best way to get an overview of what its like living in Halong Bay. Being considered as the core zone of Halong Bay, the 22 ha Floating Village is home of 127 households with more than 700 people living in the community.
15.45 – 17.00: The vessels will continue cruising in Halong Bay, passing by famous attractions such as Tien Ong Cave - one of the favourite attractions for archaeologists because of its rich history, Trong Cave which has a shape of a drum, Ho Dong Tien - the cave that has a lake inside and is believed to have fairies descending in the lakes, Luon Cave, where the golden hair monkeys can be found, Ti Top Island, where you can find the most stunning 360° view of Halong Bay and Coconut Tree Island for the overnight stay.
Enjoy the spa at your on-board leisure .
17:00 – 19:00: Enjoy “Happy Hour” Buy one take one on selected beverages, while the vessels anchor at the Coconut Tree Island for overnight stay.
18.00 – 19.00; Enjoy cooking demonstration with the chef aboard to learn a short history of the Vietnamese cuisine. Learn how to toast the Vietnamese way through the evening’s toast of the local rice wine and followed by the Pre – dinner cocktails on the sundeck serving assorted canapés and nuts.
19.30 – 22.00: Feast on an elegant Paradise dinner. Start the dinner in a Traditional Bao Dai dress, dine like a king or a queen, and take photos with the manager on board.
21.00 – 23.00 You could take part in various evening Activities, including relax at leisure; enjoy Movie Night, squid Fishing or cap off the night with some Beauty Spa services.
6.30: Kick off your new day with a relaxing Tai Chi session on the Sundeck during sunrise.
7.00 – 7.30: Rejuvenate with a cup of coffee or tea with assorted homemade pastries afterwards.
7.30 – 8.30: Relax or Visit Sung Sot Cave which was discovered by a group of French explorers in 1901 and considered as one of the most beautiful caves in Halong bay, with some magnificent limestone formations
8.30: Enjoy an International A-la-Carte Breakfast.
9.30: it is time for checkout and settle all bills.
10.30: you will come back Tuan Chau Island after cruise.
10.30 – 12.00: A traditional Vietnamese lunch is served at the Paradise Suites Hotel for those who booked shuttle bus of Paradise Cruises.
12.15 – 12.30: Shuttle bus back to Hanoi from Halong Bay. End of the tour