Dragon Pearl Cruise 2 days

Trip code: HLBDP02
Trip price from: US$ 125
Duration: 2 days 1 night

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Day 1: Hanoi – Hon Gai Habour – Bai Tu Long Bay – Thien Canh Son Cave (L/D)
07.45 – 08.15: Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter then transfer to Halong Bay
12.00 – 12.30: Embark at Hon Gai International harbour.
13: 00: Check- in, enjoy welcome drink & cruise briefing
13:30 – 15:00: Have lunch while cruising to magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring by the fascinating formations of  the Bay.
15.00: Enjoy swimming in the crystal clear water
15.40: Explore the secluded Thien Canh Son Cave
16.45: Short cruise to Hon Co Island where you can relax on a white sandy beach, swim or kayak
18.00: Back to the junk for relaxation
19.00: Enjoy your fantastic dinner and stay overnight on board

Day 2: Vung Vieng Fishing Village – Hon Gai Harbour – Hanoi

07.30: Enjoy the bay’s morning landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. Have breakfast in the open air
08.30: Visit Vung Vieng fishing village in a rustic rowing boat, meet the local people and pass through the floating school and fish farms
9.30: More leisure time for swimming in the middle of the bay
10.00: Cruise back to the barbour while an a la carte lunch is served
11.45: Disembark. Farewell
            Option 1: Transfer directly to Hanoi. Trip ends!
Option 2
: EXPLORE CHARMING YEN DUC VILLAGE for 2 Hour Tour on half way (Extra charge at US$22/ person)

A journey to Yen Duc village is a trip to trace back the typical Vietnamese agricultural village which is rich in culture and traditions. This is also the great chance to visit the charming fields, a holy pagoda, a historical cave and other relic sites while wandering narrow alleyways in the odorous fresh air and talking with hospitable local people.

14.00: Arrive in Yen Duc village                 
14.05: Be admired by the odorous fresh air, charming fields, small lanes as well as the amazing tranquility in Yen Duc village. Explore the historical “73 Cave” to learn about the brave local villagers.
14.40: Visit a local house. Enjoy a Quan Ho singing performance while tasting the local products such as corns, sweet potatoes……
15.10: Pass through the fields to visit Canh Huong pagoda with poetic scenery
15.45: Fare well and back to Hanoi.
17.45: Arrive in Hanoi.


  • Itinerary is subject to change without prior notice due to the weather condition
  • Cruise itinerary and schedule subject to change upon weather and operations conditions.
  • Advance registration is required with full name, date of birth, nationality, passport number, visa expiry date for all Passengers
  • A valid passport is required upon check-in on board. Children whose traveling documents are attached to parent’s passport must travel with the parent. Credit cards accepted on board: Amex, Visa and MasterCard.
  • Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.



As you enter the Dragon’s Pearl you come to the reception counter on the first deck, which have a total of 11 fully-equipped cabins. Each 11m2, air-conditioned cabin boasts its own bathroom with hot water shower, a closet and night table.
Each cabin you will enjoy the elegant design of the fine woodwork.

Boat details


  • Length: 29m
  • Width: 6.9m
  • Height: 5.6m
  • Ancient Chinese Sail-Boat Style with 3 Sails
  • Oriental Decoration Style with wood & pottery

Cabin category 

  • Rooms Size: 11 m2
  • Connecting rooms: Not available
  • Extra beds: Not available
  • Description (location, view): Sea view

Cabin amenities

  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Slippers, hair dryer
  • Wardrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • 24 hour room service
  • Bottle of water on available



  • Dock: Hon Gai – 6A Le Thanh Tong
  • Distance to Hanoi or Noi Bai airport:  170 km
  • Distance to the nearest bank or ATM:  500m from the dock
  • Distance to nearest hospital:  2 km (doctor on call)

Transfers (on request)

  • Transfer time from Hanoi or Noi Bai Airport: 3.5 hours
  • Car rental service with driver available on request.
  • Shuttle bus service available
  • Pick up & drop off place: At your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter (from 7.45am to 8.30am)
  • Departure time: 8.30am
  • Arrival time: 4.00pm
  • Check in time:  12.00 – 12.30pm
  • Check out time: 11.30pm

Credit cards accepted
Visa, Master, American Express

Sport facilities & activities                                                                                                   

  • Traditional Fishing
  • Tender & Bamboo rowboat
  • Lunch on beach
  • Upon request 
  • Caving & Swimming
  • Kayaking
  • Dinner in cave

Special events                                                                        

  • Wedding anniversary
  • Birthday party 
  • Beach party
  • Inside – cave party.

Staff on boat: 10

  • 2 Captain
  • 1 Supervisor
  • 4 Waiter 
  • 1 Mechanic
  • 2 Chef
  • 1 English speaking tour guide

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Cabin Type1 st oct to 31 dec, 2012From 1st Jan – 1st May & 1st Oct – 31st Dec, 2013
Single cabinDouble cabinSingle cabinDouble cabin
Deluxe$ 174$ 228$ 178$ 255

Trip Includes:

  • Wellcome drink
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner as mentioned
  • Tea and coffee
  • Entrance fee
  • One night accommodation on board Dragon Pearl with A/C, hot water & shower
  • English speaking guide on board
  • Kayaking
  • Boat insurance

Trip Excludes:

  • Beverages
  • All service non-clearly mentioned in the inclusions list
  • Shuttle bus Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi

Other transfer service available:

Shuttle bus Hanoi – Halong – $30

Supplement for A/C Private Transfer Hanoi – Hon Gai – Hanoi: 115USD/ 4seat car, 150USD/ 7 seat car, 160USD/ 16 seat bus.


  • Bring with you: Sun block, Camera + Film, Insect repellent, Original Passport, Hat, Swimming clothes, Sun glasses.
  • Candy, cakes, books, notebooks, pens, pencils or other learning tools for children and elderly in the fishing village.
  • Care to the environment of Halong bay.

Children’s Policy:

  • Chilren from 4 years old: 100% adult’s price if charter cruise
  • Chilren from 4 years old – share bed with parent: 50% adult’s price if share cruise
  • Chilren from 4 years old – stay extra bed : 75% adult’s price if share cruise
  • Chilren below 4 years old: F.O.C
  • 01 child maximum per cabin.

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