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Halong Jasmine Cruise
Why we like it
- Traditional Vietnamese junk
- 1930's Indochine style wooden decor
- Exceptional service from an experienced crew
- The Jasmine Junior Suites each have their own Jacuzzi and balcony
Board a bamboo row boat or basket boat to explore the thousands of limestone karsts and water tunnels in this scenic lagoon setting.
Jessica Andrews was amazing - can't praise her highly enough. Was absolutely delighted with everything from start to finish. Thank you!!
- AF, Portimao
At an impressive 55 metres in length Halong Jasmine is one of the largest junks on Halong Bay. The style of the boat, like its sister junks The Ginger and Violet, is 1930's Asian chic featuring 22 spacious cabins, a restaurant, lounge and two unique Jasmine Suites with their own Jacuzzi & balcony for uninterrupted views of the bay. All cabins aboard the Jasmine are air-conditioned with en-suite bathrooms offering twin beds in the premium cabins, queen sized doubles in the Jasmine Deluxe and king sized beds in the suites.
Best time to be there
Regional climate differences mean that there is no best time; try September to December to avoid the humidity in the north, December to April to miss the rains in the south and December to March is perfect for trips to the Central highlands. Catch the Trung Thu Moon festival in September or October for traditional lion and dragon dances.
Ho Chi Minh or Hanoi (via Bangkok, Hong Kong or Singapore)
Approximately 13 hours
GMT + 7 hours
Required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificates if arriving from an endemic area
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