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Address: Royal Tourism Pier, Hanoi 113628, Vietnam
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+84 4 3984 2362

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 is proud to be one of luxury cruise teams in the Halong Bay.

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2 Night Cruise to remember on Ha Long Bay

A fantastic 2 night cruise with the team from Indonchina Sails on Ha Long Bay. We were even upgraded to our own two cabin boat! With a family of four this was perfect and the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Mat K
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic 2 night cruise with the team from Indonchina Sails on Ha Long Bay. We were even upgraded to our own two cabin boat! With a family of four this was perfect and the crew really made sure the kids (and the adults) had a really memorable time. Sailing out on the first day was very relaxed, followed by... More 

Thank Mat K
New York City, New York
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time. The management and staff did everything they could to make us and other cruisers happy. There was enormous staff energy and smiles. The food was terrific, and the proper amount of alcohol in the mixed drinks. There were a few activities and we climbed a (small) mountain, swam in the bay, toured a floating fishing... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the two night three day experience. You can opt for the one night two day experience but the extras that you see in the extra time are invaluable. The boat is comfortable and scrupulously clean. The bedrooms and bathrooms are large and rival many hotel bedrooms . The food is delicious and the staff are extremely friendly and... More 

2 Thank janeb2104
Leicester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we travelled along the Halong Bay on a one night 2 day cruise and wish we could of stayed for longer! The boat was beautiful - the rooms were very tastefully done with incredible bathrooms. The food was delicious and the staff couldn't do enough for you to make your trip enjoyable. We sat on top deck at night while... More 

2 Thank Sally r
Paris, France
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read/heard lot of bad reviews about halong bay trip and were scared but it turned out we had a wonderful time and we will remember it for a long time ! Obviously the landscape and sceneries were beautiful during 24h. The boat itself is splendid, the room are worth a luxuary hotel. The staff is really friendly and helpful.... More 

3 Thank Florent K
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this cruise although we only had the one night and it was a bit rushed. The gourmet meals were a very high standard although I would have preferred local cuisine. The staff were very helpful and our room with ensuite bathroom and jacuzzi was amazing. The fishing village we visited was something else and the islands in... More 

3 Thank Mark R
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last month, on January 15/16, 2017, we spent a fantastic 24 hours on the Indochina Sails junk, Valentine, cruising Halong Bay. Lucky for the three of us, we were the only passengers on board so, essentially, we enjoyed a private cruise. The Valentine was outfitted very comfortably and our guide, Dinh Van Hieu, known as Hieu, was absolutely terrific. Hieu... More 

2 Thank Ken T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I heard my hubby had booked without a balcony, I asked to be upgraded and had to change boats to do this. Best decision ever! even it if cost an extra $100 each. The bathrooms almost outshone the bedroom with the spectacular full window view. The food almost outshone the incredible service and kindness of the staff. The overall... More 

2 Thank Paula B
Petersfield, United Kingdom
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435 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

24 hour cruise on Indochina Sails Premium in cabin 104. Cabins quite spacious, aircon, completely OTT marble bathroom (on a junk???!). Beds OK but the deck slopes quite steeply so you slide to the bottom overnight. Water hot, WCs good, all smellies and towels provided. Viewing areas good with large windows everywhere and a great top deck with sun loungers... More 

3 Thank Sm0ky
London, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour ended with one night on an Indochina Sails boat. I confess we were not expecting much (having experienced boats in Kerala and other small "cruises") but were amazed at the size and comfort of the cabin and the quality of the bathroom. Many hotels would be proud. Funnily enough we both had the best nights sleep of the... More 

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