PARADISE ELEGANCE COMING SOON THIS FEBRUARY 7th 2017

January 25, 2017

14 DAYS TO GO
Get ready for Halong Journeys of Distinction.
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THE MAKING OF ELEGANCE

HALONG JOURNEYS OF DISTINCTION

Embark on a journey of a lifetime aboard the most opulent vessel designed to cruise the magical waters continuously, while having a gastronomical experience anywhere on the boat overlooking the towering karst limestone islands and islets of Halong Bay.

THE BOAT

The Paradise Elegance is a reflective escape situated in the majestic seascape of Halong Bay, Vietnam’s ultimate natural heritage situated in the Gulf of Tonkin. Surrounded by the emerald blue waters, the boat shines like precious jewel in the middle of the pristine bay.

Highlights
  • 2 Steel Vessels
  • 31 Deluxe Cabins/ Suites with Spacious Balconies & Terrace
  • Gastronomic Restaurant and Piano Lounge
  • Stylish Sundeck Bar
  • Expansive Sundeck
  • Spa & Wellness Center
  • Room Service and A-la-carte Menu
  • Non-stop Cruising

THE EXPERIENCE

Nestled between the vast karst limestone islands of Halong Bay, the Paradise Elegance brings guests to an exploration like no other. The blue waters and impeccable rock formations of Halong Bay are a captivating setting for outdoor explorers, where a broad fauna & flora are waiting to be uncovered.

ACCOMMODATION

THE SUITES

The suites offer a unique feeling and unparalleled perspectives of the World Heritage Site Halong Bay, overlooking the thousand-year old limestone formations and the genuine smiles of the local fishing villagers that go about their daily lives by the bay.

Paradise Luxury
Paradise Peak
Paradise Luxury
Paradise Luxury
Paradise Peak

SUNDECK

A common area where friends, family, and fellow travelers gather for a casual chat and a few specialty cocktails served by an in-house mixologist. Situated on the top deck of the boat with a generous space for the ultimate privacy & relaxation, the L’Odyssée serves as a gateway to the ultimate views of Halong Bay.

SERVICES & FACILITIES

  • Reception
  • 24-Hour Security
  • Spa Services
  • Wifi
  • Bar (7am to 11pm)
  • Reading Area
  • English-Speaking Guides
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Kayaking Equipment
  • Squid-Fishing Equipment
  • Tender Boat

CABIN AMENITIES

  • Central Air-conditioning
  • En-Suite Bathrooms
  • Hair-Dryer
  • Toilet
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Slippers
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Complimentary Mineral Water
  • Wardrobe
  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Emergency Hammers

ITINERARY

FIRST DAY
12.00
Arrival in Paradise Town, Tuan Chau Island, home of UNESCO World Heritage Site Halong Bay.
12.15
Transfer to Paradise Elegance Cruise in Tuan Chau Marina.
12.30
Welcome drinks – Paradise Elegance & Halong Bay introduction, cruise briefing, safety instructions, check-in cabins, and program commence. The vessel departs from Tuan Chau and will start cruising along Halong Bay’s finest attractions: Ba Hang & Cua Van Floating Villages, Soi Sim & Ti Top Islands, Ho Dong Tien, Trong, Trinh Nu, & Tien Ong Caves.
13.00
Indulge on a fusion buffet lunch at Le Marin Restaurant, Paradise Elegance style.
15.30
The Paradise Elegance slowly sails to visit two optional experiences: Visit Cua Van Floating Village (45 minutes) or the Dark & Bright Cave (1 hour) via transfer by speedboat or tender boat.
Note: Kayaking option is available when visiting the Dark & Bright Cave for an extra fee.
17.30
The Paradise Elegance anchors near Coconut Island for the overnight stay. Participate in an immersive Paradise Elegance Cooking Class at L’Odyssée Bar on the sundeck and experience Vietnam through its traditional cuisines, simmer down while sipping cocktails and delight in some canapés onthe sundeck for the happy hour.
19:00
Savor the breathtaking views of Halong Bay while having a gastronomical fusion a la Carte dinner in one of Paradise Elegance’s dining areas: Le Piano Bar, Le Marin, L’Odyssée or in the cabin balcony (please ask the assigned Cruise Manager for further assistance).
Note: The Paradise Elegance fusion a la Carte dinner runs from 7pm to 10pm.
21:00
After dinner, on board guests are recommended to do onboard activities for a better experience of Paradise Elegance: mixology at L’Odyssée, live music at Le Piano Bar, spa treatments at L’Évasion, or a movie inside the cabins.
SECOND DAY
06.30
Start the day by cruising along Me Cung Cave and the Tung Sau Pearl Farm. Have an easy morning while taking pleasure in some light breakfast pastries freshly baked straight from the oven at Le Marin, complemented with tea and coffee.
07.30
Go on an optional early morning adventure in Halong Bay and visit one of three legendary sites: Ti Top Island (45 minutes), Sung Sot Cave (1 hour), or Luon Cave (30 minutes). Enjoy an immense international breakfast by the bay on board the Paradise Elegance.
Note: Kayaking option is available when visiting Luon Cave for an extra fee.
09.00
Relish the last few hours by eating a full breakfast feast at Le Marin while cruising back to Tuan Chau Marina and passing by famous attractions Thien Cung & Dau Go Caves, and the Fighting Cocks Islet.
Or go on an exclusive tour of the Paradise Elegance boat together with the Cruise Manager.
Check-out and bill settlement.
10.30
Back to Tuan Chau Marina for transfer to Hanoi.

Other Notes:
Change of Itineraries
The Paradise Elegance cruise itinerary may change from time to time depending on the weather forecast or the instructions given by the Halong Bay Management Authorities.

Reconnect with Nature
WiFi is available on board the Paradise Elegance but is sometimes unstable due to weak signal points across the mountainous bay. Paradise Elegance highly recommends guests to fully disconnect from the online world and enjoy the magnificent views instead.

Personal Food Selection
May it be vegan, gluten-free, organic, vegetarian, or even pescatarian, the Paradise Elegance can prepare whatever it is that the guests desire. Guests with any special dietary needs or allergies should arrange all requests prior to desired cruise dates.

The Dress Code
The Paradise Elegance Cruise requires all passengers to wear smart casual attire throughout the trip.

Life Celebrations
Anniversaries, birthdays, marriage proposals, honeymoon trips, or any other life events can be carefully arranged by the Paradise Elegance team to have a once-in-a-lifetime journey in Halong Bay.

PARADISE ELEGANCE OPENING OFFER

Price from: $210 per person

Enjoy a complimentary one night stay at a five-star hotel in Hanoi and one night at the newly-launched five star Paradise Elegance Cruise. Experience Halong journey of distinction at an exclusive rate.

2 DAY 1 NIGHT ELEGANCE CRUISE

Price from: $270 per person

With our Paradise Elegance, the newest cruise ship in our Paradise fleet, every moment can amaze. During 2 day 1 night cruise, this newest nautical masterpiece takes you to the highlights of Halong Bay at the least busy times while committing the highest level of service in the Bay.

PARADISE ELEGANCE WELLNESS CRUISE

Price from: $296 per person

Another masterpiece of Paradise Cruise vessel – Paradise Elegance. Enjoy a cruise & spa package for supreme relaxation and care: glide upon peaceful waters while nurturing your body and senses in one of the most stunning seascapes nature has ever designed.