Sailing through the beautiful Ha Long Bay on a classic paddle steamer, Emeraude Classic Cruises offers English-guided tours through Sung Sot Grotto and Pearl Farm. Free Wi-Fi is available on the boat.
The non-smoking cabins at Emeraude come with air-conditioning, an umbrella and free bottled water. En suite bathrooms have hot-water showers, a hairdryer and bathrobes. Select cabins offer a private sun deck.
Guests can take part in daily Tai Chi lessons or learn how to make Vietnamese spring rolls. Relaxing body massage can be enjoyed at the spa. Other activities include swimming or kayaking in the sea.
Emeraude Classic Cruises sails from Emeraude Pier. It provides a chargeable pick-up service from Hanoi to Ha Long.
Full board meals are served in the boat's dining room. Vietnamese and international buffet spreads can be enjoyed there. The bar offers beers, cocktails, wine and other beverages.