The Dragon’s Pearl Launched April 2010 with 11 Cabins In keeping with the tradition of wooden boat building, this 29 meter long, 6.9 meter wide masterpiece is constructed of the finest quality materials by the hands of skilled craftsman. Designed after the Chinese sailing Junks of old, there are three traditional sails; a 13-meter main sail, a 14-meter front sail, and a 7-meter cross sail. As you enter the Dragon's Pearl you come to the reception counter on the first of the two lower decks, which have a total of 11 twin/double fully equipped cabins. Each 9 m2, air-conditioned cabin boasts its own bathroom with hot water shower, a closet and night table. In each cabin you enjoy the elegant design of the fine woodwork that is event throughout. For your convenience, there are also 3 shared bathrooms onboard including on the dining deck.
 
 
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Children policy:
C share bed with parent – apply for C (0 -6):

  • C under 4 share room, food with parent: FOC.
  • C (4-6) – charge food only: USD 25/C – Programme 2days | USD 52/C – Programme 3days | USD 65/C – Programme 4days.

C with private bed:

  • C under 12 with private bed: 75% adult rate.
  • C under 12 with private room: 75% adult rate + single charge.
  • C under 12 in triple or family with 2 adults: 50% adult rate.

Shuttle bus (Deluxe Van)

Departure point in Hanoi: At guest’s hotel in Ha Noi Old Quarter
Time to pick up from Hanoi: 07.30 to 08.00 am
Rate for adults: US$ 33.00 / person / return
Rate for children 4-12 years old: US$ 20.00 / child / return
Rate for children below 4 years: Free of charge.

DAY 1 HANOI – HON GAI HABOUR – BAI TU LONG BAY – CAP LA (L,D)
Morning, we are picked up by shuttle bus or private vehicle (up on request) then transfer to Halong City. We embark Hon Gai International harbor at midday, welcomed by crew team then move to the Dragon’s Pearl junk by tender. Enjoying welcome drink and cruise briefing up on arrival on board then we have our lunch while cruising into the magnificent Bai Tu Long Bay. The Hon Gai and Cam Pha towns as well as many shaped islands and islets passing make our lunch and time more memorable. In the afternoon, the cruise is reached to Cap La fishing village where we will explore by kayak. After that, we are back to the Dragon’s Pearl junk for swimming or relaxing around Cong Do area where is anchor place. Overnight on junk.

Cabin on Dragon's Pearl Cruise

Cabin on Dragon’s Pearl Cruise

DAY 2 CAP LA – CONG DAM – DINNER IN THIEN CANH SON CAVE (B,L,D)
Sunrise moment is the best time ever in Halong Bay that should not be missed. Getting up little early this morning we enjoy the morning view with a cup of tea or coffee then have breakfast. The cruise starts leaving to Cong Dam and we will have our time to discovery by eyes the geological values of Bai Tu Long Bay. Later we do kayaking through the hidden lagoons and geological park in Cong Dam with tour guide’s leading and go swimming in the crystal water. Back to the junk for our lunch at midday then we relax while the Dragon’s Pearl junk heading to Hon Co island. From here, we can do kayaking or swimming if we wish and enjoy the well-hidden Thien Canh Son cave and have deluxe dinner in it. Overnight in Cong Do area.

Restaurant Dragon Pearl Cruise

Restaurant on Dragon Pearl Cruise

DAY 3 CONG DO – VUNGVIENG – HON GAI HARBOR – HANOI (B,L)
After that, we visit VungVieng fishing village by a rustic row-boat, meet the local people, and pass the village’s school and fish farm. On the way back to the Dragon’s Pearl junk we may have chance to see the tide out. Checking out while cruising back to the pier, we have our last delicious a la carte lunch later on.

At midday of the second day, we disembark and the driver take us to Yen Duc village in Dong Trieu province where we enjoy the water puppet show performed by local artists in the open theater. Keeping on journey to Hanoi and trip ends at around 17h30 at the lobby of hotel.

Dragon Pearl Cruise - Sundeck

Dragon Pearl Cruise – Sundeck

Further information:

The itinerary and program subject to change without priority
The person with disability (physical or sensory); has symptoms of hallucinations, sleepwalking, fear of being enclosed, epilepsy….; who is older than 80 years old; who is overweight (>100kg) and person who is taller than 2 meters is not recommended to cruise overnight in Halong Bay
Sunglasses, sunblock, wide brim hat, Insect repellent, swimming suites, warm closer from November to next April, original passport… are recommended to bring during the trip

Cancellation & Amendment:

  • More than 5 days: no charge
  • 02 to 5 days: 50% charge
  • 48 hours before departure: 100% charge
  • No show: 100% charge

Price inclusion

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing fees
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin & kayak
  • Full board meals: 3 days – 02 lunches, 02 dinners, 01 breakfast, 01 brunch
  • Fresh flowers / suite / stay

Price exclusion

  • Air tickets & land transportations
  • Visa
  • Other personal services as massage
  • Other drinks not mentioned
  • Personal expenses; tips
  • Other services not mentioned

Whether you are dinning in the restaurant, lounging on one of the two sundecks or relaxing in the comfort of your cabin, you will be surrounded by the handcrafted teak and oak that make the Dragon’s Pearl wonderful sailing vessels.

This classic junk is ideal for parties for larger groups (up to 20 people) or even incentive groups. Alternatively book a berth and get to meet new friends as you cruise the bay.

The Features of the Dragon’s Pearl
Length: 29 m (95.14 ft)
Width: 6.9 m (22.64 ft)
11 Deluxe Cabins (4 Double, 7 Twin)
2 Upper Luxury Dinning Areas: In and Outdoors
2 Spacious Sundecks and Relaxation Areas: Front and Back
1 Staff Section
1 Kitchen
Based on the Ancient style, Dragon’s Pearl Junk are designed perfectly by wood, stone and bronze in harmony between tradition and luxury With a fully-equipped dinning room, a deluxe cabin with en-suite bathroom, sunbathing and relaxing area, a professional kitchen, a captain cabin and a separate staff area.

Room category

  • Rooms Size: 11 m2 (118.4 ft2)
  • Connecting rooms: Not available
  • Extra beds: Not available
  • Description (location, view): Sea view

Room amenities

  • Individually controlled air-conditioning
  • Slippers, hair dryer
  • Wardrobe, cloth-hanger
  • Bathroom amenities
  • 24 hour room service
  • Complimentary a bottle of mineral water per person per day
  • Bar and Dinning room: Well equipped, maximum 30 passenger
  • Vietnamese sea food set or a-la-carte menus

Entertainment

Sport facilities & activities:

  • Traditional Fishing ( Request in advance)
  • 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.