7 Nights/8 Days
Duration
Vietnam
Destination
All
Age
Dec-Jun
Best time to visit

ITINERARY:

DAY 1: HANOI ARRIVAL

Welcome to Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam! The driver will be welcoming you at Noi Bai airport; it takes us 35 minutes driving to the centre of Hanoi then check-in at hotel and relaxes.

Please note: Standard check in time is 14:00. Early check in is subject to availability of the hotel.

DAY 2:  HA NOI CITY TOUR (B)

Enjoy Breakfast at hotel.

8:00  We pick you up from your hotel and take you to visit the Ho Chi Minh Complex, which includes Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum – the final resting place of the beloved national hero, Uncle Ho – and President Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house where he lived off and on from 1958 to 1969. You’ll also the Ho Chi Minh Museum where you can learn about this remarkable man and what he did for Vietnam and the world.

9.30: you’ll visit the One Pillar Pagoda, which is actually a group of structures that collectively make up a pagoda built over the water in the middle of a square lake.

After that, you’ll have a chance to explore the Tran Quoc Pagoda on the shore of west lake. From there, it’s onto the Temple of literature, which was Viet nam’s first university and is dedicated to Confucius.

12.30: Lunch at the local restaurant. Afterwards, you’ll visit Hoan Kiem Lake, the heart and soul of Hanoi.

Finally,  You’ ll stop in at MUSEUM OF ETHNOLOGY.This superb museum showcases the depth of Vietnamese cultural diversity with an astounding collection of 15,000 artifacts gathered from throughout Vietnam. Maps, displays and dioramas are labelled in Vietnamese, French and English.Displays portray a typical village market, the making of comical hats and a Tay shamanic ceremony; videos show the real thing. You can also check out a traditional Black Thai house reconstructed in the museum. There’s also a centre for research and conservation where scientists from all over the world study traditional Vietnamese cultures.

Enjoy water puppet show

DAY 3: HANOI – HALONG – OVERNIGHT ON BOARD (B, L, D) Shuttle bus Hanoi –

Halong

Enjoy Breakfast at hotel. From Hanoi, at 8AM, head East for more than 3 hours to Halong Bay, the pride of the Gulf of Tonkin, a Natural World Heritage as designated by UNESCO in 1994. The road will pass by the Red River delta with green paddy fields and rural villages, where hard-work farmers are busy with their farming jobs, ploughing buffaloes or planting seedling. Upon arrival in Halong, we’ll take a big boat to cruise the Bay to discover the magnificent beauty of this “Descending-dragon” bay, created by thousands odd shaped limestone rocks and karst grottoes.

After a lunch of fresh seafood on board, we can visit the Surprising Grotto, stop for swimming or kayaking, passing floating villages and approach islets to enjoy their beauty in close distance. Evening attend activities on the boat or relax at your own leisure.

Overnight on the boat near Titov Beach

DAY 4: HALONG – HANOI Shuttle bus Ha Long (B, L) – DA NANG

After breakfast, visit by boat to Luon Cave, a ring-shaped pool inside an island in Halong with absolutely tranquil landscape and emerald water. Back to the Wharf of Halong passing the most densely area with many islands that have been named like the Cock-Fighting Rock, Sail Island, Incense burner rock or Sea Dog Rock. Arrive at Halong Wharf around 11.00. Return to Hanoi around 4PM

Private car pick you up and transfer to the airport for flight to Da Nang. Arrival, the driver pick up and transfer to hotel

DAY 5:  DA NANG – BANA HILLS & GOLDEN BRIDGE – DA NANG  (B)

Enjoy Breakfast at hotel.

8AM: Pick up at your hotel and transfer to Ba Na Hills to enjoy the beautiful view of from the cable car up to the summit. Upon arrival have sightseeing and take photos at the world famous Golden Bridge, continue to flower garden Le Jardin D’amour where has many kinds of beautiful flowers and Debay Wine Cellar where are storing different wines. Take another cable car route to reach French Village at the height of 1138 meters for experience architecture here. Have lunch at restaurant.

PM: You will spend more time playing games at Fantasy Amusement Park (almost normal games and 4D Movie already included in the tour package but only some games which have reward, you will pay fee by yourself). After that you will take cable car back the foot and transfer to the hotel

DAY 6:  DA NANG – HOI AN SIGHTSEEING – DA NANG – FLY HO CHI MINH (B)

Enjoy Breakfast at hotel.

08:30 tour guide pick up at the hotel, we will visit Hoi An Ancient Town, the former international trading port to Vietnam from the 16th century. We will explore some famous attractions in the old town of Hoi An such as the Japanese covered bridgeFujian assembly hallTan Ky Old HouseHoi An central market.

Afternoon, stop at Ngu Hanh Son (Marble Mountain) to explore some spectacular natural caves in the cluster of limestone mountains south of the city. Enjoy fantastic panoramic views from the summit of Thuy Son, the only one of the 5 marble mountains accessible to visitors. See mysterious pagodas built during the Nguyễn Dynasty, and meet some of the artisans that produce handmade sculpture at the base of the mountain. Next, go to the Cham Museum to explore the most complete collection of rare items of the Cham people.

Transfer to the airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh

Arrival, the driver pick up and transfer to hotel for check in.

Overnight at hotel.

DAY 7: CU CHI TUNNEL – CITY TOUR (B)

08.30 AM: After breakfast at hotel, your private guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. A one and half hour drive takes you to Cu Chi Tunnels where human knowledge has been enriched by experiencing an web-like tunnels system of more than 200km in length which used to be the shelters of guerrillas during the war against American troops.

After the lunch in the local restaurant, in the afternoon, you will have a city tour including the Reunification Hall, formerly known as the Presidential Palace. It was towards this modern building that Communist tanks rolled on the morning of April 30, 1975, as Saigon fell. This fascinating building is filled with history still fresh in the minds of many. The tour also includes the War Remnants Museum, the Old Post Office, Chinatown and Ben Thanh Market – the central market for the city and one of the liveliest areas.

About 04.30 PM, the tour finshes and you will be dropped off at your hotel and then you are free to relax. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 8: HO CHI MINH – MEKONG – HO CHI MINH – DEPARTURE (B,L)

Breakfast at the hotel

Our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel , and drive 1,5 hours to Mỹ Tho. We will stop along the way for refreshments and toilet.

Upon arrival, we board a motor-boat and cruise along a vast network of canals and channels to enjoy wonderful views of the Mekong River, including four famous islands “Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle and Phoenix”.

Stop at one of the floating fish houses, in nets and wire baskets under their house, the villagers cultivate freshwater fish and shrimp – a major export product of the region.

Cross the River to the other side, you will stop at a traditional workshop to witness a step-by-step process on how to make coconut candy, honey farming… while trying some yourself and listening to traditional music.

Lunch box Indian food.

Enjoy what local people offer by hand rowing a sampan along the shady, breezy canal. We will transfer to local transportation called Xe Lôi to travel throughout the villages.

Lunch will be served at a riverside restaurant with a Vietnamese 5-course set menu.

Take a rest after lunch before boarding the motor-boat back to Mỹ Tho.

Afterwards, you will be back to Ho Chi Minh City

Free until the driver pick up and take you to the airport for your flight to back home

Payment Terms:

  • After confirmation of any Package request: 50% of tour package cost required immediately to book all the respective services.
  • 07 days prior to arrival date: 100% of tour package cost required.
  • All payments must be notified by e-mail format only with attached transaction details.
  • Payment terms are subject to change at the time of booking as per Hotel Policy and High Season.
  • We will not entertain any credit facility.

Cancellation Policy:

  • All cancellations must be made in e-mail format only.
  • Any cancellation at 45 Days prior to arrival date – No charge
  • Any cancellation between 45 Days – 30 Days prior to arrival date: 25% of tour fare charge
  • Any cancellation between 30 Days – 15 Days prior to arrival date: 50% of tour fare charge
  • Any cancellation between 15 Days – 10 Days prior to arrival date: 75% of tour fare charge
  • Any cancellation less than 10 Days: 100% of tour fare charge.

INCLUSION

  • Accommodation at twin/double/triple room with daily breakfast
  • All airport transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle, shuttle bus Ha Noi – Ha Long- Ha Noi
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fee
  • Meals as program (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Boat trip in Mekong
  • Bottle of water on the bus

EXCLUSION

  • International& Domestic flight ticket
  • Vietnam Visaletter (E-Visa) & Visa stamp fee
  • Drinks, other than water on activity days
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip…)
  • Travel insurance

Guidelines to visit Vietnam: Visa + Travel insurance for entering Vietnam.

  • All Vietnam destinations are open. No self-isolation is required. No Test / No Vaccine Certificate Required.
    • Proof of valid medical/travel insurance covering Covid-19 treatment. Minimum cover USD10,000.
    • Downloaded PC-Covid mobile app which must be presented to enter all VN establishments.

Visa Guideline Vietnam:

  • E-Visa cost US$ 35 Per Pax to be paid along with Package booking cost. And you get E-Visa for one-month single entry.