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Emeraude Cruises Emeraude is a 55m length steamer boat features 3 decks, 38 full view cabins & 1 suite, a 80-seat restaurant,…

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Emeraude History & Services

 

French owner, Eric Merlin, accidentally discovered the existence of a magnificent fleet of four single-wheeled paddle steamers - EmeraudePerleSaphir and Rubis, operating in Halong & Vietnam from 1906 to 1945 from a black and white postcard he bought in France! With inspiration from these historic steamers, Emeraude has been designed in the traditional of the grand steamers of yesteryear and its refined interior decor will bring you back to the old-world charm of the colonial era while maintaining modern standards of comfort and safety to make your cruises as enjoyable as possible. Lead by Captain Jaques Lefur and General Manager, Bertrand Fromm, the 35 multilingual members crew is well trained in safety and service requirements.

Emeraude is a 55m length steamer boat features 3 decks, 38 full view cabins & 1 suite, a 80-seat restaurant, 2 bars, shops, massage rooms, swimming platform, entertainment completion.

From the 350m2 open upper sun deck, passengers can enjoy a soothing foot massage while sipping a refreshing cocktail and gazing at the rock formations reflected in the crystal clear water of the bay. The Emeraude’s huge paddle wheel opens to reveal a swimming deck offering passengers the opportunity to swim in the calm waters of the bay surrounded by the majestic scenery. At dawn, that most magical time as the sun rises, the soft and graceful movements of a Tai chi class on.

The Emeraude’s restaurant offers delicious, freshly caught local seafood and other specialities. While enjoying breathtaking views of the bay, passengers can enjoy the simple and honest flavours of traditional fare.

From the sun deck, passengers can enjoy a soothing foot massage while sipping a refreshing cocktail and gazing at the rock formations reflected in the crystal clear water of the bay. The Emeraude’s huge paddle wheel opens to reveal a swimming deck offering passengers the opportunity to swim in the calm waters of the bay surrounded by the majestic scenery. At dawn, that most magical time as the sun rises, the soft and graceful movements of a t’ai chi class o­n the deck complement the atmospheric silence of the bay.

Day 1. Hanoi – Ha Long (L,D)
12.00 – 12.15 Embarkation
12.15 – 12.30 Check-in & Welcome Drinks
12.30 – 12.45 Captain Raises Anchor
12.45 – 14.30 Cruising Halong Bay
12.45 – 14.00 Vietnamese & International Buffet Lunch
14.00 – 14.30 Free & Easy
14.30 – 15.30 Guided Shore Excursion to Sung Sot Grotto
15.30 – 16.30 Cruising Halong Bay
15.30 – 16.30 Crepe Station on Sundeck
16.30 – 17.30 Cua Van Floating Village, Swims or Kayaks*
17.30 – 18.00 Cruising Halong Bay
18.00 – 18.30 Vietnamese Fresh Spring Roll Cooking Class
18.30 – 19.00 Free Canapes on Sundeck
19.00 – 21.00 Vietnamese & European dinner buffet served
20.30 – 23.00 Squid Fishing (Seasonal)
20.30 – 23.00 Silver Screen “Indochine”

Day 2: Rock climbing, cruising, kayaking on Moody Island (B,L,D)
06.00 – 07.00 Complimentary cafe gourmand served on the Sundeck
06.30 – 07.00 Learn ancient art of Tai Chi on Sundeck
07.00 – 08.00 Energizing breakfast served
08.00 – 08.15 Transfer to Junk
08.15 – 10.15 Cruise through Ha Long Bay to less traveled Lan Ha Bay
10.15 – 11.30 Visit beaches, Archways and Kayaking
11.45 – 12.30 VIP Lunch and transfer to Moody’s Beach
12.30 – 15.15 Rock Climb on Moody’s Beach (option kayaking)
15.20 – 17.15 Cruise through Lan Ha Bay to rejoin Emeraude
17.30 – 18.30 Freshen up and share the day’s adventure
18.30 – 19.00 Cocktails on the sundeck
19.00 – 21.00 Vietnamese & European dinner buffet served
21.00 – 22.00 Bills Settlement (Optional)
20.30 – 23.00 Squid Fishing (Seasonal)
20.30 – 23.00 Silver Screen “Indochine”

Day 3. Ha Long – Hanoi (B)
07.00 – 08.00 Leave Luggage/Bags Outside Cabins
07.00 – 09.30 Cruising Halong Bay
07.00 – 08.30 Energizing breakfast served
08.30 – 09.00 Check-Out
09.30 – 10.00 Disembarkation
10.00 – 10.15 Drop Off Point. Emeraude Café. End cruise

Price for group tour – Valid to 30 Oct 2012 (USD/pax)

Cabin

Twin/double

Single Supplement

Standard cabin

$279/pax

$112/pax

Superior cabin

$316/pax

$126/pax

Deluxe cabin

$354/pax

$142/pax

Suite cabin

$466/pax

$186/pax

Pick up service

$30/pax

Book this cruise

Note: 

  • Surcharge: +$20 per pax for booking on Chirstmas 24-25 Dec 11; New Year 31 Dec 11 – 1 Jan 12; Tet Holiday 22 – 23 Jan 12
  • Price is quoted based on twin/double sharing
  • Daily shuttle bus departs at 08.00AM at 46 Le Thai To Str, Hoan Kiem Dist, Hanoi (Guests should arrive 10 minutes  before departure)

Inclusions:

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Entrance fee to Halong Bay
  • Tender
  • Cruise through Halong Bay
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin
  • Tax and service charges
  • Sightseeing tickets
  • Vietnamese buffet lunch and dinner and European breakfast buffet
  • Foreign management and multilingual crew and service staff

Exclusions:

  • 2 way transfer Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi
  • All airfares and transfers
  • Visa arrangements
  • Kayak, massage
  • Personal expenses (drinks, extra services and tips)
  • And all services non-clearly

Day 1: Hanoi – Halong (L/D)

 

8.00 Depart at 46 Le Thai To Street, Hanoi to Halong (Optional)
11.30 – 12.00  Registration, Safety Briefing at Emeraude Cafe 
12.00 – 12.15  
Embarkation 
12.15 – 12.30  C
heck-in & Welcome Drinks 
12.30 – 12.45  
Captain Raises Anchor 
12.45 – 14.30  
Cruising Halong Bay 
12.45 – 14.00  
Vietnamese & International Buffet Lunch 
14.00 – 14.30  
Free & Easy 
14.30 – 15.30  
Guided Shore Excursion to Sung Sot Grotto 
15.30 – 16.30  
Cruising Halong Bay 
15.30 – 16.30  
Crepe Station on Sundeck 
16.30 – 17.30  
Guided Tour of Cua Van Floating Village, Swims or Kayaks* 
17.30 – 18.00 
 Cruising Halong Bay 
18.00 – 18.30  
Vietnamese Fresh Spring Roll Cooking Class 
18.30 – 19.00  
Free Canapes on Sundeck 
19.00 – 21.00  
Vietnamese & European dinner buffet served 
21.00 – 22.00  
Bills Settlement (Optional) 
20.30 – 23.00  
Squid Fishing (Seasonal) 
20.30 – 23.00  
Screening of Highly Acclaimed Classic “Indochine” 

Day 2: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B)

06.00 – 07.00  Complimentary Cafe Gourmand on Sundeck
06.30 – 07.00  Learn Ancient Art of Tai Chi on Sundeck
07.00 – 08.00  Leave Luggage/Bags Outside Cabins
07.00 – 09.30  CruisingHalongBay
07.00 – 08.30  Energizing breakfast served
08.30 – 09.00  Check-Out
09.30 – 10.00  Disembarkation
10.00 – 10.15  Drop Off Point. Emeraude Café
Transfer back to Hanoi (Optional). End of Services.

Price for group tour – Valid to 30 Oct 2012 (USD/pax)

Cabin

Twin/double

Single Supplement

Superior cabin

$164/pax

$66/pax

Deluxe cabin

$189/pax

$76/pax

Suite cabin

$264/pax

$106/pax

Pick up service

$30/pax

n/a

Book this cruise

Note: 

  • Surcharge: +$20 per pax for booking on Chirstmas 24-25 Dec 11; New Year 31 Dec 11 – 1 Jan 12; Tet Holiday 22 – 23 Jan 12
  • Price is quoted based on twin/double sharing 
  • Daily shuttle bus departs at 08.00AM at 46 Le Thai To Str, Hoan Kiem Dist, Hanoi (Guests should arrive 10 minutes  before departure)

Inclusions:

  • Welcome cocktail
  • Entrance fee to Halong Bay
  • Tender
  • Cruise through Halong Bay
  • Accommodation in luxury air-conditioned en-suite cabin
  • Tax and service charges
  • Sightseeing tickets
  • Vietnamese buffet lunch and dinner and European breakfast buffet
  • Foreign management and multilingual crew and service staff

Exclusions:

  • 2 way transfer Hanoi – Halong – Hanoi
  • All airfares and transfers
  • Visa arrangements
  • Kayak, massage
  • Personal expenses (drinks, extra services and tips)
  • And all services non-clearly
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