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Wonderful Treat

We booked our cruise through our agents in the uk and didn’t know what to expect. This one night... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Goring-on Thames, United Kingdom
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Memories are made of this

This was almost a private charter for us. . . . We were 4 of only 6 passengers aboard, and we... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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With just six luxurious cabins, Violet gives visitors an exclusive look at the wonders of Halong Bay. In this small yet luxurious craft, visitors can appreciate the Bay’s massive scale, the boat’s red sails dwarfed by the Bay’s towering limestone...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Halong Bay 200000, Vietnam
+84 8 3811 8858
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our cruise through our agents in the uk and didn’t know what to expect. This one night cruise has been a high-light of our trip. Sami and his staff were excellent. Nothing was too much trouble. The trips off the boat were excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This was almost a private charter for us. . . . We were 4 of only 6 passengers aboard, and we were very well looked after. The food was wonderful - unfortunately I have fish allergy, so the staff were very careful to cater for...More

Thank SheilyS
Reviewed 6 June 2018

A truely memorable trip around Halong Bay with Sammie and the crew of Violet Junk. We had a lovely room at sea level with a little balcony at the bow by the captain. The weather was kind to us and we were lucky enough to...More

1  Thank Anita016
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We booked this tour through Trailfinders and stayed on the Violet, one of the Heritage Line boats, for one night. Our boat had a crew of 18 and only 6 guests so we were pretty spoiled! Mr Big, the cruise manager, was superb and nothing...More

1  Thank MarcusHurley
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Truly special part of our adventure. We were driven to Halong Bay by the private driver we had in Halong whose smiling face greeted us as we came off the luxury junk 3 days later. Xam (Sam manager of the boat)greeted us with a smile...More

Thank TravellingTrio03
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

The wife & I boarded the Violet run by Heritage Lines out of Halong Bay. Small, luxury junk ship with only 6 cabins, more intimate & personal. We toured all over the bay sightseeing all of the massive limestone karst and attractions. Stayed over one...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 22 April 2018

My wife & I did a one night Halong Bay cruise on the Heritage Line's Violet in April. We stayed in an Imperial Suite (Phoenix Cabin) which was very spacious and had a balcony facing the front of the junk. The bathroom was large with...More

Thank Alastair_8
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We did an overnight stay on Violet in Halong Bay. The whole trip was magical. The boat is beautiful. We stayed in the 'Moon' suite which was very spacious and had a lovely balcony. The food was very good. My husband is very fussy and...More

Thank Carla G
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We booked this through our UK based tour operator who told us that it was the only junk available on the night we wanted to spend in Halong Bay but that it would be more expensive than the one they had originally quoted for. We...More

Thank holidayfairy_8
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We were lucky enough to have a 1 night cruise on the beautiful Violet during our 3 week tour of Vietnam. From start to finish everything ran like clockwork and the boat was absolutely gorgeous. Mr Big introduced himself as soon as we arrived at...More

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hello, i have booked it through a travel agency, in the case, jacada travel in uk hope it helps