Embark on a journey of a lifetime aboard the most opulent vessel designed to cruise the magical waters continuously, while having a gastronomical experience anywhere on the boat overlooking the towering karst limestone islands and islets of Halong Bay.


The Paradise Elegance is a reflective escape in the majestic seascape of Halong Bay, Vietnam’s ultimate natural heritage situated in the Gulf of Tonkin. Surrounded by the emerald blue waters, the boat shines like precious jewel in the middle of the pristine bay.

  • 2 Steel Vessels
  • Spa & Wellness Center
  • 31 Deluxe Cabins/ Suites with Spacious Balconies & Terrace
  • Gastronomic Restaurant and Piano Lounge
  • Expansive Sundeck
  • Room Service and A-la-carte Menu
  • Stylish Sundeck Bar
  • Non-stop Cruising


Nestled amongst the vast karst limestone islands of Halong Bay, the Paradise Elegance brings guests to an exploration like no other. The blue waters and impeccable rock formations of Halong Bay are a captivating setting for outdoor explorers, where a broad fauna & flora are waiting to be uncovered.



The suites offer a unique feeling and unparalleled perspectives of the World Heritage Site Halong Bay, overlooking the million-year old limestone formations and the genuine smiles of the local fishing villagers that go about their daily lives within the bay.

Paradise Peak
Paradise Luxury
Paradise Luxury


A common area where friends, family, and fellow travelers gather for a casual chat and a few specialty cocktails served by an in-house mixologist. Situated on the top deck of the boat with a generous space for privacy & relaxation, L’Odyssée serves as a gateway to the ultimate views of Halong Bay.


  • Reception
  • 24-Hour Security
  • Spa Services
  • Wifi
  • Bar (7am to 11pm)
  • Reading Area
  • English-Speaking Guides
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Kayaking Equipment
  • Squid-Fishing Equipment
  • Tender Boat


  • Central Air-conditioning
  • En-Suite Bathrooms
  • Hair-Dryer
  • Toilet
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Slippers
  • Personal Safe Box
  • Complimentary Mineral Water
  • Wardrobe
  • Life Jackets
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Emergency Hammers


Arrival in Tuan Chau Island
Transfer to Paradise Elegance
Welcome cocktails, cruise information and check-in
Spa samplers
13:00 - 14:30
Lunch at Le Marin Restaurant
Select from
Cua Van Floating Village (45 minutes) by bamboo boat (included) or Kayak (20 US$)
Dark & Bright Cave (1 hour) by bamboo boat (included) or Kayak (20 US$)
Stay on board and just relax, enjoy an afternoon high tea or a spa treatment at Paradise Spa
17:30 - 18:30
Happy hours with classical piano
17:30 - 19:00
Anchor at Coconut Tree Island for overnight stay
Cooking class at L'Odyssée Sundeck
18:00 - 20:00
Dinner at Le Marin Restaurant
Mixology at L'Odyssée Sundeck
Live music at Le Piano Bar
In room movies available 24 hours
Tai Chi at L'Odyssée Sundeck
7.00 – 9.30
Breakfast while cruising along Me Cung Cave and Tung Sau Pearl Farm
Select from
Ti Top Island (45 minutes)
Sung Sot Cave (1 hour)
Stay on board and just relax or enjoy a spa treatment at Paradise Spa
7.00 – 9.30
Breakfast at Le Marin Restaurant
Passing by Thien Cung and Dau Go Caves and the Fighting Cock Islet
“Behind the scenes” tour of Paradise Elegance
Bill settlement and check out
Return to Tuan Chau Marina for transfer to Hanoi

Other Notes:
Change of Itineraries
The Paradise Elegance cruise itinerary may change from time to time depending on the weather forecast or the instructions given by the Halong Bay Management Authorities.

Destinations in the bay
Halong Bay spreads on an area of approximately 1,553 km2 including 1,969 islets, most of which are limestone topped with thick jungle vegetation rising from the ocean.

Cua Van Floating Village
The largest of five remaining floating fishing villages with an estimated population of 733 inhabitants in 176 households.

Dark & Bright Cave
Located in Lan Ha Bay, one of three significant areas near Cat Ba Island, the largest island in the archipelago. Occasionally Cat Ba Langurs can be seen roaming around the cliffs while hunting for food.

Luon Cave
A destination best for kayaking located on the north-eastern part of Bo Hon Island.

Sung Sot Cave
Commonly known as Hang Sung Sot, it is the largest cave in Halong Bay. Discovered by a group of French explorers in the early 1900s, the cave is popular because of its panoramic views of the bay from the top.

Tien Ong Cave
Officially opened to the public in 2010, Tien Ong Cave contains stone artefacts from the Hoa Binh Culture, one of the first inhabitants in Halong Bay.

Ti Top Island
Named after the Russian astronaut German Titov during his first visit to Halong Bay. The only beach in the bay with a 200-step path that leads to a spectacular view point of the majestic World Heritage Site.

Tuan Chau Island
The main entrance to the UNESCO World Heritage Site with an estimated population of 1,500.

Paradise Elegance Opening Offer
Price from: $210 per person

Enjoy a complimentary one night stay at a five-star hotel in Hanoi and one night at the newly-launched five star Paradise Elegance Cruise. Experience Halong journey of distinction at an exclusive rate.

2 day 1 night Elegance cruise
Price from: $270 per person

With our Paradise Elegance, the newest cruise ship in our Paradise fleet, every moment can amaze. During 2 day 1 night cruise, this newest nautical masterpiece takes you to the highlights of Halong Bay at the least busy times while committing the highest level of service in the Bay. 

Paradise Elegance Wellness Cruise
Price from: $296 per person

Another masterpiece of Paradise Cruise vessel – Paradise Elegance. Enjoy a cruise & spa package for supreme relaxation and care: glide upon peaceful waters while nurturing your body and senses in one of the most stunning seascapes nature has ever designed.