Let's talk. We're open

(858) 523-9000

Paradise Peak

Halong Bay, Vietnam

Paradise Peak is luxurious junk boat which operating in the mystical Halong Bay. With a small capacity of 16 people, this exclusive boat is finished to the highest standards with excellent service and food on board. Enjoy a 2 or 3 day cruise in style.

At a Glance

  • Part of Paradise Cruises, Paradise Peak is one of the most luxurious junk boats in Halong Bay

  • With just eight cabins, Paradise Peak is perfect for those wanting privacy and a more intimate experience

  • Expect personalized, impeccable service with Paradise's private butler service

  • Lots of activities both on and off the boat available

  • Opt for the two-night cruise to truly enjoy this luxury experience

Adventure, Culture, Honeymoon, Cruise

Insider's View

Do get up early for the sunrise Tai Chi class, it is a great way to start the day and see more of the bay.

Scott Dunn team

Insider's View

Try the squid fishing in the evening - great fun!

Jack Mace

Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Paradise Peak or take a look at our itineraries to Halong Bay


Paradise Peak is one of three Paradise Cruises vessels, a brand now very much established in Halong Bay as the most luxurious junk boats in the bay.

Paradise Peak lends itself to groups or couples wanting a more intimate and exclusive cruise. With only 8 cabins guests can expect a spacious room with a large en-suite and private dining area. Each cabin has floor to ceiling windows which ensure you can take in the breathtaking views of the famous bay.

Meals can be taken in your cabin or in the restaurant and include delicious seafood platters. Throughout their stay guests can enjoy the private butler service on board - this is so much more than just cruising. It is the small touches and attention to detail which make this boat appear like a luxury floating hotel.

Itineraries usually last between 1-2 nights. Destinations en-route can include Bai Tu Long Bay, Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island; you will never tire of the dramatic scenery! Excursions include activities such as visiting a local fishing village on a rowing boat, swimming and kayaking on a private beach, fishing with locals and visiting caves. On board you can enjoy cooking classes, sunbathing, tai chi, wine tasting and massages.


Paradise Peak has just three cabin types - Junior Suite, Superior Suite and Premium Suite. The higher room categories have more indoor and outdoor space but most cabins are all furnished in a similar way and are hugely comfortable.

Junior Suite

There are two Junior Suites on board Paradise Peak, both located on the first deck with private dining area.

Superior Suite

There are four Superior Suites on Paradise Peak measuring 40sqm and featuring private balconies.

Premium Suite

There are just two Premium Suites on board Paradise Peak with private front terrace and private bathroom balcony.


Children are welcome on board Paradise Peak but there are no specific facilities for them. 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. Extra beds can be added to some cabins.


All meals are included during your stay on board Paradise Peak. Most meals will be taken in the dining room but you have the option to dine in your room if you opt for a Junior Suite. There will be a mix of a la carte, buffet and set menus using locally sourced food. On some evenings an amazing seafood BBQ will be served on deck.


Activities during your stay on board Paradise Peak include boat trips to beautiful deserted beaches and unspoiled fishing villages, Tai Chi classes, kayaking, wine tasting and even Vietnamese cookery classes 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.

Best time to Visit

Good time to visit

Average time to visit

Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to Paradise Peak or take a look at our itineraries to Halong Bay

Sign up for our newsletter

Receive news and offers from Scott Dunn

Contact us
How we work
  • Browse our website for inspiration
  • Call us and speak to a travel expert
  • Tell us what you want to see and do, when you want to go and give us an idea of your budget
  • We’ll customize an incredible vacation just for you (we never sell packages or escorted tours)
What guests say

"Excellent service throughout with great attention to detail and thoughtfulness. I believe Scott Dunn does deliver more than most high-end vacation companies and will go "the extra mile".