We Love —
- From seeing the world famous limestone rocks of Ha Long Bay to cruising the mighty Mekong Delta and trekking the lush rice terraces of Sapa, this immersive tour is bursting with amazing experiences.
- Vietnam offers an incredible variety of sights, and by travelling in a small group with an expert guide you will be able to uncover some if its highlights.
- You will stay in comfortable 4* hotel's throughout, ending with a 4 night peaceful beach break to wind down at the end of your adventure.
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Your Destination —
There has never been a better time to go on a Vietnam holiday than now, as the country with a fascinating past warmly embraces its future as a major player among international tourist destinations. When visiting Vietnam you will discover a country that offers something for every holidaymaker.
Your Itinerary —
B= Breakfast; L= Lunch & D = Dinner.
Day 1: Hanoi - Arrival
Upon arrival at Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi, welcomed by guide and transferred to your hotel in the city center to check in. Relax after a long journey.
Later, take a walking tour around the Old Streets which were named after the specific goods once offered for sale at these places. Stop at Hoan Kiem Lake to learn about legend of the lake and visit Ngoc Son Temple. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Explore Highlights of Hanoi & Drive to Tuan Chau island in Ha Long (B)
After breakfast, the day starts with visit to the complex dedicated to Ho Chi Minh - the nation’s founder, containing Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum (viewed from outside on Mondays, Fridays and every afternoons due to closure), and the house on stilts, One Pillar Pagoda. Next up visit Tran Quoc Pagoda - Hanoi’s oldest pagoda on the bank of West Lake. Continue your interesting day with Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university which was constructed in 11th century.
Return to your hotel for check-out and travel by land for 3 hours to Tuan Chau Island in Ha Long. Check in your resort and overnight in Tuan Chau Island.
Day 3: Tuan Chau Island - Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (B/L)
After breakfast, get aboard and start your 6-hour cruise around the bay. The junk will pass many rocky islets, caves, floating villages and beaches. You will visit Amazing Cave, the biggest and the most beautiful cave in Ha Long Bay. Stop at Ti Top beach for swimming and relaxing. Fresh seafood lunch will be served on the boat on the way back to the pier.
Disembark at 2.00PM and drive back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi - shuttle bus to Sapa - Cat Cat Village (B)
After early breakfast, 06:30 - 07:00AM - you will be picked up by shuttle bus ((Limousin, Ford transit shuttle bus with maximum of 9pax) will pick you up at your hotel and travel along the new highway to Sapa. Arrive in Sapa at 13:00, you will check in your hotel and relax for 1 hour.
14:00 - walk from Sapa downhill along a narrow trail for an hour through fruit gardens and vegetable farms to the southern end of Cat Cat Village (from 1,486m to 1,288m). Then follow the steps down to Muong Hoa river, enjoy a short rest near Cat Cat waterfall(1,212m). Our car will pick you up from there back to Sapa. Evening is free time for dinner and walk around the town. Overnight in Sapa.
Day 5: Sapa - Ma Tra & Suoi Ho Village - Sapa (B)
Locating just about 4km southeast of Sapa town, Ma Tra valley attracts visitors for its stunning scenery highlighted with impressive terraced rice fields. The Hmong peoples has changed from sifting lifestyle into sedentary one form early 20th Century and built terraced field to ensure their permanent earning by farming wet rice. Trip commences from Sa Pa at 09.00am by road transfer out of Sapa town.
Then walk starts from here downhill and cross the stream to the other bank where Suoi Ho village beautifully sits on the top of a low hill. Spend half an hour to visit several local homes for understanding of local life before continue walking along a large path on hillsides which is paved with rock to get through Ma Tra village. This portion of the walk offers beautiful scenery of the valley and terraced paddies as well as flower farm. Paying visiting to a ruined of the French Catholic church at the end of the walk, then picked up and transfer by road 12km back to Sapa. Be free at leisure and overnight in Sapa.
Day 6: Sapa - Shuttle bus back to Hanoi (B)
You will be free today in Sapa to enjoy its fresh air and cool weather!
15:30: take a shuttle bus back to Hanoi (Limousin, Ford transit shuttle bus with maximum of 9pax). Arrive in Hanoi at 21:30. Check in your hotel and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 7: Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City - Long Hai Beach (B) Flight VN235 - 1140/1500
After breakfast, you will be driven to the airport for your a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon landing, meet our driver and proceed by land for 2 hours to Long Hai Beach, 25km from Vung Tau City. Check in your resort and be free at leisure. Overnight in Long Hai.
Day 8: Long Hai Beach - free (B)
1st free day in Long Hai Beach!
Day 9: Long Hai Beach (B)
2nd free day in Long Hai Beach!
Day 10: Long Hai Beach (B)
3rd free day in Long Hai Beach!
Day 11: Long Hai Beach - Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Today you will be free in Long Hai Beach until check out time. Meet our driver again and drive back to Ho Chi Minh City. Check in your hotel and overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 12: Ho Chi Minh City - 1/2 city day city tour - 1/2 Day Cu Chi Tunnels (B)
After breakfast, visit the moving War Remnants Museum which presents a partial, but riveting, view of the American War, as it is known in Vietnam. Continue to the Reunification Palace, former residence of the Indochina Governor General and later President of the Republic of Southern Vietnam until the fall of Saigon in April 30, 1975. The day ends with visit to Notre Dame Cathedral and the bustling Ben Thanh Market for shopping.
In the afternoon, visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, 70km northwest of Ho Chi Minh City, created since 1948 to assist the Viet Minh to combat the French. This is an underground city with living areas, kitchens, storage, weapon shops, field hospitals and command centers. During the Vietnam War the entire area of Cu Chi was designated a fire free zone and was heavily bombarded. From 1988, two sections of the tunnels have been opened for visitors. Back to your hotel after 4 hour tour. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 13: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta (B/L)
After breakfast, depart from your hotel at 08:00, it takes only 2 hours pleasant drive to Ben Tre province crossing Rach Mieu bridge. On arrival in Hung Vuong Pier, hop on a motorized boat on Ben Tre River – one of tributaries of Mekong river while sight-seeing lively activities along river as fishing, water transferring. Our first stop is at brick kiln to see how to make bricks traditionally by printing and baking. Continue to visit one of plenty of coconut processing workshops located along canal. Return to the boat and go through natural scissors creeks to a village and see some local houses making sleeping mats and enjoying some fruits.
Take a motorized cart (tuk tuk) or bicycle on shady paths, pass by green rice fields and vegetable plains to be able to touch on real life and find out about tropical culture from peasants. Have lunch at local a riverside restaurant.
After lunch, we take a rowing-boat along beautiful water palm creek before meeting up the motorized boat and transfer you back to the pier. Return to hotel after a memorable day merging in Mekong Delta local living. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 14: Ho Chi Minh City - Departure (B)
After breakfast, you will be free to explore the city by yourself or for shopping until drive to the airport for departure flight.
Your Hotels —
This charming hotel features traditional decor and all modern amenities for a comfortable stay. conveniently located within a 5 minute walk from the famous Hoan Kiem Lake, and 10 minutes walk to the well-known Water Puppet Theatre. It is also close to Dong Xuan Market, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Quoc Tu Giam temple and the old quarter, so it is really easy to explore the city.
Tuan Chau Island:Paradise Suite Hotel - Suite Room for 1 night
Paradise Suites Hotel is the very first luxury boutique hotel on the shores of Halong Bay. It aims at extending the enchantment and majesty of the mythical seascape inland.
A true reflection of the grandeur of Halong Bay, each elegant suite uses the surrounding natural setting as inspiration, and is finished with luxury details such as rain showers and dreamily soft beds. Luxury facilities include a serene spa.
Sapa: U Sapa Hotel - Superior Room for 2 nights
Sapa Hotel is located in the heart of town close to Center Park that is well suited for domestic and international leisure travellers to experience Sapa’s lifestyle and natural beauty. The architecture and interior of Sapa hotel are designed in a beautiful French Colonial style with an indigenous twist combined with services that are delivered with U’s unique concept. There are 57 rooms, an all day dining restaurant, a bar, a café, a gym and a spa with five treatment rooms.
Ho Chi Minh City: Paragon Hotel- Deluxe Room for 3 nights
Paragon Hotel enjoys one of the best locations in HCMC, right at the heart of District 1, the vibrant commercial & business city center. The Opera House, many of Saigon historical landmarks & museums, leading department stores & malls, traditional markets, countless bar & dining options, gardens & parks are just around the corner. Many of ther rooms offer spectacular views of Saigon Skyline including Time Square and Bitexco Tower.
Located along the coastal road of Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province, Ho Tram Beach Boutique Resort & Spa is set against a backdrop of blue seas, clear skies and rich garden landscapes - the ideal get-away from the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City.
This boutique resort showcases genuine traditional Vietnamese architectural designs in its selection of uniquely designed Bungalows and Villas. Each room is carefully crafted, incorporating Vietnamese inspirations with western touches, creating a homely yet modern feeling. With private balconies, guests have the view to either the beach or lush garden.
Facilities include 2 swimming pools, 2 tennis courts, a spa and a bar, lounge and restaurant.
Your Journey —
Flights: You may choose from Economy or Business Class flights
The flights included are with either a scheduled or no frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: Transfers included as per itinerary.