Aiming at showing you Vietnam from the north to the south through patchwork of green field paddies, divine beaches, soaring mountains and misty forests, we have built the weeklong adventurous vacation into the itinerary. Our guided tour would lead you all to decent capital of Ha Noi, impressive sights of Ha Long Bay, ancient citadel of Hue, charm of Hoi An, resort towns of Nha Trang and Da Lat, vibrant city of Saigon and mighty Mekong Delta. That would be a great chance to admire natural beauties, historic wealth as well as cultural richness in the country of Vietnam.
- Departure: Ha Noi
- Return To: Ho Chi Minh City
- Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights
- Destination To Visit: Ha Noi –> Ha Long –> Hoa Binh –> Bat Trang –> Dong Ky — Dong Ho –> Hue –> Da Nang –> Hoi An –> Nha Trang –> Ho Chi Minh (Sai Gon) –> My Tho –> Ho Chi Minh (Sai Gon).
Day 1: Hanoi – Arrival
Upon arrival at Noi Bai International Airport, you would be met up and transferred to the hotel in town of Ha Noi. In the afternoon, if time permits we would stroll around some highlights of the capital including Temple of Literature, Hoa Lo Prison and Quan Thanh Temple. Backing to the hotel before dark for tour briefing, dinner and accommodation.
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay (B,L,D)
In the second morning, we would head out to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Residence, One Pillar Pagoda, and Army Museum before stopping at a nice restaurant for lunch. In the afternoon, we would drive 180 kilometers to the east and reaching Ha Long City for tonight.
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B,L)
In the early morning, we would take five hour cruising trip through picturesque settings of ample limestone islands, caves and grottoes with seafood lunch onboard. In the afternoon we would row to the Ha Long Tourist Wharf, checking out and driving back to the capital of Ha Noi.
Day 4: Hanoi – Hoa Binh – Hanoi (B,L)
After having breakfast at the hotel, we would set of 75 kilometer drive to Hoa Binh Province, taking boating trip on Da reservoir to ethnic minority villages. Afterwards, we would continue driving to Yang Mo Village which is home to Muong and Dzao peoples. And then we would return to Ha Noi for water puppet show in early evening. Backing to the hotel for dinner and accommodation.
Day 5: Hanoi – Bat Trang – Dong Ky – Dong Ho – Hanoi (B,L)
Taking breakfast at the hotel, we would get on waiting car to approach carpentry village of Dong Ky and painting picture village of Dong Ho in Bac Ninh Province. Afterwards, we would drive to pottery village of Bat Trang in Gia Lam District with lunch served in a local restaurant. Then we would back to the hotel, preparing for the night train to Hue. Overnight in soft sleeper berth.
Day 6: Hanoi – Hue (B,L,D)
Arriving at the city of Hue in the early morning, we would drive to Tu Duc and Khai Dinh Tombs, having lunch in the local restaurant before getting to the hotel to rest. In the afternoon, we would take boating trip along Perfume River, coming by Thien Mu Pagoda then driving to Imperial Citadel before the dark. After that we would drive back to the hotel for having dinner and accommodation.
Day 7: Hue – Danang – Hoi An (B)
Taking the morning drive across the Hai Van Pass through wealthy rice paddies and coastal roads, we reach Da Nang with the first stopover of Cham Museum. After having the lunch, we would carry on to Marble Mountains, China Beach before proceeding to Hoi An. We would soon finish check in procedures, resting for a while and starting off touring around the unique narrow streets of Hoi An.
Day 8: Hoi An – Danang – Nha Trang (B)
We could enjoy time at leisure before having drive to Da Nang where we would be served lunch in a charming restaurant and catch the day train to reach Nha Trang. Upon arrival, we would get on pickup van to the reserved hotel nearby the beach. After resting, guests could utilize the rest of daytime for relaxation or exploration on the own tastes.
Day 9: Nha Trang (B,L)
After breakfast at the hotel, we would start of religion discovery over Long Son Pagoda and Ponagar Cham Tower before entire time spending on divine beaches. We would have lunch served before getting on train to get back to Ho Chi Minh City. Staying overnight on the train.
Day 10: Ho Chi Minh City (B,L)
Reaching Ho Chi Minh City in the early morning, we would drive to visit Chinatown, Thien Hau Pagoda, Historical Museum and Presidential Palace before having lunch at a local restaurant. After that, we would be accompanied to the hotel in town for check – in and relaxation. In the afternoon, all guests would continue participating guided tour over most notable spots of the city. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 11: Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Ho Chi Minh City (B,L)
Today all the guests would be offered two options to make up a day. The first program is taking two hour drive to visit My Tho Province which provides a chance to see the vast Mekong Delta with boat trips, sight – seeing and tasty treats. After that we would drive back to the city at the same day. Alternative is reaching to Cu Chi Tunnel, visiting amazing complex of underground tunnels and heading out to Tay Ninh Province that given to Cao Dai Religion. Of course, the second choice would also lead you all back to Ho Chi Minh City before the dark.
Day 12: Ho Chi Minh City – Departure (B)
Guests could enjoy time at leisure or shopping around for favorite goods before getting on transfer van to the Tan Son Nhat International Airport.