Violet Cruise

Number of Cabins: 6 Cabins Review Score: 9.2/10
Violet Cruise is a five star cruise and was officially launched in 2009 in design of Indochina style. The cruise consists of a boutique dining room, library & lounge, Spa & Gym, 6 cabins with marble bathroom and private Jacuzzi & balcony. All cabins are beautifully decorated with different themes which bring you relaxing and comfortable moments.

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Activities

  • Rowing boat
  • Kayaking
  • Tai chi, yoga
  • Visiting local villages
  • Swimming
  • Fishing
  • Cooking Lesson
  • Snorkeling
  • Caving
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    • Rowing boat
    • Kayaking
    • Tai chi, yoga
    • Visiting local villages
    • Swimming
    • Fishing
    • Cooking Lesson
    • Snorkeling
    • Caving
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    Deluxe Cabin

    No.Cabin(s): 02 cabin(s)   |   Area: 36 M²   |   Bed: Double/ Twin  |   Locate: Main Deck

    The Violet features 2 deluxe rooms located on the main deck with private balcony. These two rooms are designed individually with deferent theme. Both of them are equipped with elegant furnishings and beautiful artifacts. The bathroom is made of Italian marble with a walk-in shower and a Jacuzzi.

    Cabin Amenities:

    • Individually controlled air conditioner
    • Mini bar 
    • In-house phone
    • Safety box
    • LCD screen
    • DVD player
    • Table
    • Lounge chair
    • Bath robe
    • Jacuzzi
    • Hair dryer
    • Tea and coffee facility

    Suite Cabin

    No.Cabin(s): 04 cabin(s)   |   Area: 43 M²   |   Bed: Double/ Twin  |   Locate: Upper Deck

    Situated on the upper deck with 38 sqm space, the Violet Suites are designed in a romantic style with 4 cabins respectively Dragon, Phoenix, Moon and Cloud (Twin). All cabins feature large windows which offer a great view to the Bay. All of them have attention-to-detail décor: plush king solid wood beds, exotic dark furniture, charming fabrics and decorative walls and ceilings paintings.

    Cabin Amenities:

    • Individually controlled air conditioner
    • Mini bar 
    • In-house phone
    • Safety box
    • LCD screen
    • DVD player
    • Table
    • Lounge chair
    • Bath robe
    • Jacuzzi
    • Hair dryer
    • Tea and coffee facility
    Day
    1

    HANOI - HALONG BAY (L, D)

    7:45 - 8h00: You will be picked up at your hotel in Hanoi and depart for Halong Bay.

    12:00: Arrive in Halong Bay

    12.30: Embark Violet Cruise – enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing.

    12.45: Check in your cabin and start cruising.

    13.15: Enjoy lunch on Violet Cruise. After lunch, there are many services offered onboard for you.

    15.45: Arrive at the Cua Van floating fishing village area. Transfer by tender to Tien Ong Cave to explore its structure and history. Then, make a short trip to the village. You can explore the village with small bamboo boats rowed by the local or kayak by yourself.

    17.15: Cruise towards Luon Bo area, where we will anchor for overnight.

    17.45: Join our cooking demonstration with our chef onboard to learn more about Vietnamese cuisine.

    19.30: Enjoy dinner

    21.00: Time for relax. Overnight on Violet Cruise

    Day
    2

    HALONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)

    06.30: Enjoy coffee, tea and breakfast pastries in the dining room.

    07.00: Start your new day with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.

    07.15: Arrive at Soi Sim Island.

    07.30: Transfer by tender to the Island. You can relax with a fresh swim on the beach or walk up 400 stone steps to the top of the island for great views.

    08.30: Upon return to the boat you will have one hour to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage out of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). Depart for Tuan Chau Marina.

    Back to the Violet Cruise, relax and finish packing.

    09.30: Enjoy breakfast in the dining room. Check out of your cabin. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room while the ship cruises back to the pier.

    11:00: Disembark Violet Cruise and transfer by tender to Tuan Chau Marina. Transfer back to Hanoi.

    Day
    1

    HANOI - HALONG BAY (L, D)

    7:45 - 8h00: You will be picked up at your hotel in Hanoi and depart for Halong Bay.

    12:00: Arrive in Halong Bay

    12.30: Embark Violet Cruise – enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing.

    12.45: Check in your cabin and start cruising.

    13.15: Enjoy lunch on Violet Cruise. After lunch, there are many services offered onboard for you.

    15.45: Arrive at the Cua Van floating fishing village area. Transfer by tender to Tien Ong Cave to explore its structure and history. Then, make a short trip to the village. You can explore the village with small bamboo boats rowed by the local or kayak by yourself around the village.

    17.15: Cruise towards Luon Bo area, where we will anchor for overnight.

    17.45: Join our cooking demonstration with our chef onboard to learn more about Vietnamese cuisine.

    19.30: Enjoy dinner on Violet Cruise

    21.00: Time for relaxing and joining in many interesting activities on Violet Cruise. Overnight on Violet Cruise

    Day
    2

    HALONG BAY – CAT BA ISLAND – HALONG BAY (B, L, D)

    06.30: Enjoy coffee, tea and breakfast pastries in the dining room.

    07.00: Start your new day with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.

    08.15: Transfer by tender to the day boat, Sunset. Enjoy breakfast onboard as the boat sets sail for Cat Ba Island.

    10.15: Arrive at Cat Ba Island and travel to the Viet Hai Village by bicycle or motorbike to explore the local life of a Vietnamese countryside village.

    11.45: Back to Violet Cruise, cruise to Bat Cave.

    12.30: Enjoy lunch.

    13.30: Take a kayaking tour around the Bat cave and surrounding waters.

    15.30: Rejoin Violet Cruise

    15.45: Time is at your leisure until dinner.

    17.45: Join our cooking demonstration with our chef onboard to learn more about Vietnamese cuisine.

    19.30: Enjoy dinner

    21.00: Time for relaxing and joining in many interesting activities on Violet Cruise. Overnight on Violet Cruise

    Day
    3

    HALONG BAY – HANOI (B, L)

    06.30: Enjoy coffee, tea and breakfast pastries in the dining room.

    07.00: Start your new day with Tai Chi session on the sundeck.

    07.15: Arrive at Soi Sim Island.

    07.30: Transfer by tender to the Island. You can relax with a fresh swim on the beach or walk up 400 stone steps to the top of the island for great views.

    08.30: Upon return to the boat you will have one hour to freshen up and finish packing. Please remove all of your belongings from the cabins, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabins (staff will transfer directly to the pier). Depart for Tuan Chau Marina.

    Back to Violet Cruise, relax and finish packing.

    09.30: Enjoy breakfast in the dining room. Check out of your cabin. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room while the ship cruises back to the pier.

    11:00: Disembark Violet Cruise and transfer by tender to Tuan Chau Marina. Transfer back to Hanoi.

    Services:

    • Rowing boat
    • 24-hour security    
    • Doctor on call
    • Shuttle bus
    • Safety box at reception    
    • Car rental service with driver
    • Room services    
    • Theme party on request
    • Wake up call service    
    • Cave/ beach dinner
    • Spa & Massages    
    • Tender for sightseeing  
    • Kayaking, swimming, fishing equipments    

    Languages:

    • Vietnamese
    • English

    Check-in: 11:30 - 12:00 hours

    Check-out: Until 11:30 hours

    Shuttle Bus: Daily departure at 8:00 AM in Hanoi

    Cancellation/ prepayment: 

    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please contact us check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children and extra beds: 

     

    • All children are welcome.
    • Free! One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib.  
    • Free! One child under 5 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.  
    • One child from 5 to 12 years is charged USD 249 per person per night in an extra bed.
    • One further older child or adult is charged 40 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
    • The maximum number of extra beds/children's cots permitted in a room is 1.
    • Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
    • Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    Pets: Pets are not allowed.

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