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Emeraude Classic Cruises
(2 days /1 night)
In 1910 a paddle steamer called the Emeraude cruises was offering unforgettable cruises in Halong Bay for visitors to what was then French Indochina. The Emeraude was part of a flotilla owned by the Roque family who had left Bordeaux in 1858 in search of adventure.

Day 1: Ha Noi - Ha Long - Overnight cruise (Lunch/Dinner)                                              
08h00: pick up from your hotel. Depart to Ha Long city (170 km).
12h00: Arrive at public port. Wellcome by Emeraude cruises staff and board for short transfer (approximately 20 minutes) to the Emeraude. Enjoy a refreshing cocktail upon boarding the Emeraude. After checking in, have lunch at the restaurant. Cruise among hundreds of islets to discover unspoilt pockets of Halong Bay and its remote, visit
Cua Van floating fishing village. Kayak or swim from the vessel's stern deck. At the Hang Trong anchorage, where your appetite with an onboard cooking demonstration. After sunset, enjoy dinner at the restaurant, before retiring to your cabin for a good night sleep or join the crew and learn squid fishing.

Day 2: Ha Long Sunrise - Departure
Wake up early to enjoin the Sunrise on Halong Bay and practice Tai Chi on the sundeck. European buffet breakfast is served in the Emeraude cruises restaurant. The Emeraude cruises set sail once again through the breath taking scenery of Ha Long Bay heading for Ha Long public port. Check out of cabin & transfer by shuttle boat to Ha Long public port.
10h00: Arrive in Halong Whaft.
Time at leisure and lunch in a restaurant until 12h00, transfer back to Ha Noi.
16h00: End of the service at your hotel. 

The Emeraude cruises itinerary and schedule are subject to change with or without prior notice.
The following details are required at least one week prior to cruise for advance registration: full name, date of birth, nationality, passport number and dates permitted to stay in Viet Nam.
A valid passport is required upon check in on board.
Credit cards accepted on board: Amex, Visa and Mastercard.
Services availlable on board: Massage, Two bars, light entertainment, guided excursion to Sung Sot grotto, Tai Chi class, afternoon tea with pastries, fees use of swimming equipment.

- Welcome cocktail.
- Entrance fee & cruise though Ha Long Bay.
- Accommodation in luxury air - conditioned en- suite cabin, twin sharing.
- Tax and services charges.
- Insurance onboard.
- Vietnamese buffet lunch and dinner, European breakfast buffet, last lunch in a restaurant.
- English speaking tourguide on Cruise.
- Foreign management, multilingual crew and services staffs.
- Private transportation to Halong and back


- Visa arrangements
- Personal expenses ( drinks, extra services and tips )
- All services non clearly mentioned.