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Address: Royal Tourism Pier, Hanoi 113628, Vietnam
Phone Number: +84 4 3984 2362
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Description: What better way to enjoy the spectacular scenery of this UNESCO World...
What better way to enjoy the spectacular scenery of this UNESCO World Heritage Site than on board an Indochina Sails or Valentine Junk! With over a decade of hosting international guests on the tranquil waters of Halong Bay, Indochina Sails has set the standard for luxury cruising. The first company to offer overnight cruises on the bay, Indochina Sails is now widely known as the number one choice for discerning travelers, operating a fleet of six newly built wooden junks designed in time-honored traditional style, with contemporary and luxurious cabins and facilities. Our boats feature spacious, well-appointed cabins and suites with large en-suite bathrooms, large sundecks with comfortable lounging furniture and elegant dining rooms and bars. We have designed and fitted our boats to international standards while maintaining traditional styling, creating the perfect balance of modern comforts and nostalgic ambiance.
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We are a family of 6 and we are very glad that HaLong Bay was our last tour for a month-long vacation in Vietnam. We did the 2-night tour and we HIGHLY recommend it. We were on... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We are a family of 6 and we are very glad that HaLong Bay was our last tour for a month-long vacation in Vietnam. We did the 2-night tour and we HIGHLY recommend it. We were on the Indochina Sails #3. Our rooms (on the upper level) were spacious and just absolutely beautiful. I am vegetarian and the food for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We booked this 3 day-2 night cruise, as it is the best reviewed one, but the most expensive as well. The huts were clean and there was a good program, tai chi, cooking demonstrations, kayaking, squid fishing, in which we all participated and what we enjoyed a lot. What we would have expected was a guide that could explain us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We had a wonderful time on our Halong Bay trip. Booked through our hotel (the excellent Hanoi Elegance Diamond) everything from pick up to drop off was first class. We stayed one night on the ship which we thought was just right for us. On arrival at the port we were given refreshments and cold towels in the waiting lounge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We spent 1 night on the IndoChina sails. The staff were very friendly. They were present to assist you at all times. They went out of their way to make your stay comfortable. The rooms were keen and of 5 star quality. All rooms have a great view of the bay. Well maintained and clean. We are vegatarian and requested... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We thouroghly enyoyed our trip on Indo China sails great food great crew .I would advise people to do the 2night 3day as there is a lot more to be seen on the 2ngt.Halong bay is an amazing place but I do hope they start to look at the enviroment issue carefully as parts of the bay were very dirty,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

If we had known how beautiful and relaxing our stay on the ship would be, we would have booked for at least 2 or even 3 nights. Ha Long Bay is awesome and beyond description although we were a bit unlucky with the weather as it was a bit of a drizzle. Our tai-chi classes were held indoors due to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Wow. I'm not sure how to explain this wonderful experience. We spent 2 days 1 night on the Indochina Premium boat. Rooms were beautiful, food was amazing and plentiful, service was fantastic. Views were breathtaking. Would definitely do it all again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We spent 2 nights, 3 days cruising through Halong Bay on our own private Junk, the Valentine. We took our 2 children, who like us, loved the experience. Our crew of 6 were so attentive. The food was amazing (too much - 5 courses for lunch & dinner) but delicious!! We explored caves on foot with our guide, we kayaked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Though it was a bit expensive, the boat was wonderful (one of the most beautiful we've seen), big enough but not too big, with a very friendly staff. Food was great. Only the excursions were not that interesting but overall, very good!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Our cruise was cancelled two days in a row because of a tropical storm. Luckily, we could be a bit flexible in our schedule and looked into an alternative a couple days later. Because of availability, they upgraded us to their luxury cruise! We had a great time. Everything was very organized, food was fantastic, and the views, well, unforgettable.... More 

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Address: Royal Tourism Pier, Hanoi 113628, Vietnam
Phone Number: +84 4 3984 2362
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi

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