Luxury hotel holiday Perla Dawn Sails Cruise Lan Ha Bay

The Perla Dawn Sails Cruise offers a wonderful blend of modern style and luxury with traditional flourishes. It is an excellent choice for those wishing to admire the natural beauty of Lan Ha Bay, a quieter part of Ha Long Bay, as part of Expressions Holidays touring holidays of Vietnam. Enjoy the scenic beauty of the bay from the comfort of the boat and perhaps take part in activities on the bay such as cave exploring or swimming. A good choice for those seeking to explore in elegant comfort.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Return scheduled flights London to Vietnam
  • Private car transfers airport to the cruise and back
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Choice of upgrades available - rooms, flights and board basis

Luxury bespoke tours and holidays to Perla Dawn Cruise Ha Long Bay

The Perla Dawn Sails cruise offers elegant comfort and style, an excellent way to explore the natural beauty of Lan Ha Bay.

Facts in brief

Location Lan Ha Bay

Annual opening All year

Closest airport Hanoi Noi Bai International Airport

Distance from airport The hotel is 2-hours' and 30-minutes' drive from Hanoi Noi Bai Intermnational Airport

Hotel facilities and services

Restaurant, bar, spa and massage treatments.

Out and about nearby

Lan Ha Bay its beautiful scenery part of Ha Long Bay a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Cat Ba Island and the numerous caves, islands and small villages around the bay.

Sports nearby

Kayaking, swimming, cave exploring.

Holiday price guide This hotel is included in our luxury tailor-made touring holidays of Vietnam and a stay here will be included as part of the touring holiday. However, if you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone city break, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH46289

Luxury bespoke tours and holidays to Perla Dawn Cruise Ha Long Bay

Room descriptions

18 Cabins all with air conditioning, safe, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities and a balcony or outdoor seating area.

Junior Suite Balcony Cabin
Senior Suite Balcony Cabin
Grand Suite Cabin

Holiday price guide This hotel is included in our luxury tailor-made touring holidays of Vietnam and a stay here will be included as part of the touring holiday. However, if you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone city break, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH46289

Luxury bespoke tours and holidays to Perla Dawn Cruise Ha Long Bay

The journey and how you get there

The Perla Dawn Sails Cruise is usually booked as part of our tailormade touring holidays of Vietnam. In this case travel arrangements and transfers between places are included as part of the tour. The cruise can be reached by flying from London to Hanoi and then transferring to Hai Phong, where the cruise departs from, by car which takes around 2 hours and 30-minutes. Vietnam Airways flies direct from London to Vietnam, but we can also arrange for you to fly with other airlines, particularly if you want a stopover en-route or want to combine Vietnam with another country (Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia are the obvious ones).

Additional information

Children: Junior Suite Balcony Cabins can accommodate 2 adults and 1 child under the age of 5.

Holiday price guide This hotel is included in our luxury tailor-made touring holidays of Vietnam and a stay here will be included as part of the touring holiday. However, if you want to book this hotel on its own with flights and transfers as a stand-alone city break, then please contact us for prices.

From about

Holiday Code EXH46289

Luxury bespoke tours and holidays to Perla Dawn Cruise Ha Long Bay

Highlights of Vietnam

Boat trips on Halong Bay, with the more adventurous able to explore its caves and secret lagoons by kayak, paddling around its limestone peaks; the long, sweeping beaches of Nha Trang; Vietnamese cuisine, bursting with fresh, vivid spices, as delicious in roadside food stalls as in top restaurants such as Mango Rooms in Hoi An; historic, riverside Hoi An, with superb galleries, particularly Apricot and Mai Tai galleries in the Old Quarter, and Dong Phong Art Gallery in the French Quarter; full-moon ‘Legendary Nights’ in Hoi An, when vehicles are banned from the Old Town, which is transformed into a magical land of silk lanterns, traditional food, song and dance, and games in the streets; explore Phong Nha Cave, the largest and most impressive cave in the country; cycle through Ho Chi Minh City, the city where bike is king; the beaches and unique Cham architecture of Quy Nhon; the rugged mountain retreat of Sapa, home to a plethora of minority tribes, and gateway to the Tonkinese Alps; the mountain town of Dalat; Cat Tien National Park, a lush refuge for city dwellers with ample hiking and bird-watching, plus elephants, crocodiles and the endangered Javan rhino; the beaches of Mui Ne; river trips on the Mekong river, past river towns and sleepy villages, floating markets and fish stalls; the white-sand beaches of Phu Quoc, a little developed forested island gem; Hue, the old imperial capital and now the intellectual, cultural and spiritual heart of Vietnam.

Travel around Vietnam

The 1,600-mile Vietnamese railway system, operated by Vietnam Railways, runs along the coast between Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, and links the capital with Hai Phong and northern towns. While sometimes even slower than buses, trains offer a more relaxing way to get around and more room than the jam-packed buses. Vietnam has an enormous number of rivers that are at least partly navigable, but the most important by far is the Mekong River and its tributaries. Scenic day trips by boat are possible on rivers in Hoi An, Danang, Hué, Tam Coc and even HCMC, but only in the Mekong Delta are boats used as a practical means of transport. Boat trips are also possible on the sea. Cruising the islands of Halong Bay is a must for all visitors to north Vietnam. In the south, a trip to the islands off the coast of Nha Trang is popular.

Facts in brief

Capital Hanoi
Airport There are three international airports in Vietnam. They are Tan Son Nhat airport in Ho Chi Minh City, Noi Bai airport in Hanoi and Da Nang Airport in Da Nang.
Size 128,000 sq. miles
Population 95 million
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