Halong Jasmine

Halong Bay, Vietnam

Leisurely cruise around the stunning limestone cliffs of Vietnam's famed Halong Bay on the luxuriously appointed, Halong Jasmine. This traditional style wooden junk provides a perfect opportunity to understand the local way of life.

At a Glance

  • Traditional style wooden junk for leisurely cruises around Halong Bay

  • 24 comfortable rooms and suites with panoramic views

  • Enjoy an early morning Tai Chi class on deck

  • Delicious fresh cuisine served on board

  • Cruise amongst the stunning limestone cliffs of Halong Bay

Cruise, Spa & health

Insider's View

This is a new boat with modern facilities, but it has been beautifully crafted as a 1930's traditional wooden junk.

Scott Dunn team

Insider's View

Get up early and take part in the Tai Chi class at sunrise up on the top deck... The perfect way to start the morning!

Victoria Hogg

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The Halong Jasmine is a newly built 24-cabin wooden junk with great attention to detail and a high quality of design. Rich 1930s Indochine-style wooden decor and exquisite ornamentation are present throughout the boat which has a fantastic restaurant, bar and even a spa offering a range of treatments guaranteed to unwind and rejuvenate.

Read on a lounge chair on the sundeck while taking in the unique scenery as it floats past, enjoy a cold drink in the cosy bar and sample delicious Vietnamese cuisine in the restaurant. The service on board is fantastic, whether you require something specific or just want a friendly chat with someone who has plenty of local insight and knowledge.


There are 13 Jasmine Premium Rooms, nine Jasmine Deluxe Rooms with private balconies and two Jasmine Junior Suites with private balconies and jacuzzi baths. All rooms have panoramic windows, air-conditioning and hot showers.

Jasmine Deluxe Rooms
Jasmine Premium Room
Jasmine Junior Suites


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.


Facilities include the Jasmine Restaurant which serves a wide variety of delicious fresh cuisine including superb seafood. There is also a bar which is a great place to get to know fellow travelers and a Jasmine Spa for when you feel the need to retreat from it all.


Activities during your stay on board Halong Jasmine 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.

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