Halong Bay, Vietnam
The luxury Halong Ginger is a traditional style wooden junk with modern comforts which leisurely cruises around the stunning limestone cliffs of Halong Bay - a unique and memorable way to see Vietnam's coastline in style.
At a Glance
16 cabins with panoramic windows
Traditional junk boat for one night cruises on Halong Bay
Activities included during your stay on board
Elegant restaurant and two bars on board
Children welcome and interconnecting cabins are available
Staying on the Halong Ginger is a wonderful way to cruise around the dramatic scenery of Halong Bay's 3000 islands whilst enjoying the luxuries of being on board such a beautiful, custom-designed boat.
During your time on the Halong Ginger, you can relax on the top deck taking in the passing scenery, watch the early morning Tai Chi demonstration, or try your hand at a traditional Vietnamese cookery class. For those wanting to explore off the boat, there is a tender which can take you to deserted beaches and lakes, or you can simply swim in the warm waters of the Gulf of Tonkin.
This boat has three decks and just ten comfortable cabins reflecting refined Asian decor and relaxed elegance. As there are so few passengers on board Halong Ginger, the service is attentive and discreet and you will want for nothing during your voyage.
The eight 14 square meter Ginger Rooms have twin beds and two panoramic windows and the two 16 square meter Ginger Deluxe Rooms have three panoramic windows and a queensize bed. All cabins have air-conditioning and welcoming hot showers, panoramic windows, minibar, phone, deluxe toiletries, linen bedding, wardrobe, and bathrobes.
Children are welcome on board but there are no specific facilities for them, however inter-connecting cabins are available for families. The service on board is very personalized and the crew will do their utmost to make sure your stay as a family is as enjoyable as possible. Children will love the excitement of sleeping on board and having the ocean and all its adventures right on the doorstep.
Halong Ginger's three decks house an elegant restaurant, comfortable lounge, two well-stocked bars, boutique and informative library.
Activities during your stay on board Halong Ginger include boat trips to beautiful deserted beaches and unspoiled fishing villages, Tai Chi classes, wine tasting and even Vietnamese cookery classes are available on request.
Location & Directions
Halong Bay, Vietnam
170 kilometers from Hanoi, in northeastern Vietnam, Halong Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage site and undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on earth.
When to go
The best time of year to visit Halong Bay is during the spring or autumn. Because the bay is situated in the northern part of the country, it can get colder in the winter. The rainy season here is at its peak in July to September. July is the hottest month, January the coolest. The dry season runs from November to April.