In the imagination of many Westerners, Vietnam emerges as the lens of historic wars of Chinese, French and American. In reality, Vietnam is gracious country filled with captivating natural masterpieces, cultural diversity and becoming a dynamic economy as well as outstanding travel destination in the Southeast Asian Region. Joining with us in ten day Vietnam Impression Tour, guests would be charmed through system of World Heritages from Ha Long Bay, Hue Citadel, Hoi An Ancient Town and exciting river life of southerners in Mekong Delta.
- Departure: Ha Noi
- Return To: Ho Chi Minh City
- Duration: 10 Days / 9 Nights
- Destination To Visit: Ha Noi –> Ha Long –> Bac Ninh –> Hue –> Hoi An –> Sai Gon –> Cu Chi –> Vinh Long –> Ho Chi Minh (Sai Gon).
Day 1: Arrive in Hanoi
Upon your arrival in Noi Bai International Airport, our guide would welcome and transfer guests to the hotel in the center of Ha Noi. After check in, passenger would enjoy entire time of relaxation in the rest of first day.
Day 2: Hanoi city tour (B, L)
We would spice up today with city tour around famous attractions of Ha Noi including Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the One Pillar Pagoda, Quan Thanh Temple, Museum of Ethnology in the whole morning. After lunch break we would continue visiting Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple and enjoying an hour cyclo ride along Old Quarter. At the sunset we would head out to Thang Long Theatre for exciting water puppet performance before returning to the hotel for dinner and accommodation.
Day 3: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (B,L)
This morning, we would take 180 kilometer drive across the Red River to Ha Long City after breakfast at the hotel. With some stopovers on the road, we would reach Ha Long Tourist Wharf around the noon time, boarding to cruising trip and having lunch served onboard. All the rest all daytime, we could enjoy seascapes rising from clear green water like sculptures crafted by gods. The moment sun in setting over spectacular bay is also great time worth being charmed. We would stay overnight on the boat.
Day 4: Halong Bay – Bac Ninh – Hanoi (B, L)
Early risers could obtain wonderful pictures of sunrise before taking breakfast. Afterwards, passengers could enjoy more amazing attractions of World Heritage Ha Long Bay before sailing back to the jetty. On the way return to Ha Noi, we would stop at Bac Ninh Province and Due Dong Village for famous folk songs namely Quan Ho. After enjoying traditional performance, guests could stroll around to visit lead singers’ houses for cup of tea and understanding of cultural lives of the locals. Getting back to the capital of Ha Noi and stay overnight there.
Day 5: Hanoi – Hue (B, L)
Our transfer car would lead guests to Noi Bai Airport for the morning flight to Hue. Once arrival, guests would get on pickup car to the hotel in the city of Hue. After check in and time of relaxation we begin touring around Imperial Citadel, Khai Dinh Tomb, and many other royal reminder places. Backing to the hotel before the dark for dinner and accommodation.
Day 6: Hue – Hoi An (B, L)
After breakfast at the hotel, our tour would get on boating ride on charming Perfume River, coming to visit Thien Mu Pagoda and the tomb of Minh Mang Emperor. Then we would have lunch at the hotel before drive across breathtaking Hai Van Pass towards ancient town of Hoi An. Check in the hotel in Hoi An, having dinner and accommodation there.
Day 7: Hoi An (B, L)
We would enjoy guided tour around famous destinations in Hoi An such as Japanese Covered Bridge, Chinese Assembly Halls, pagodas and old houses on foot. Guests could take the time to shop along unique narrow ancient streets to pick up some favorite fine silk clothes or pairs of sedge sandal. In the afternoon, tour also approach sandy beaches for sunbathing and swimming in emerald water before backing to the hotel for dinner and accommodation.
Day 8: Saigon & Cu Chi (B, L)
In the early morning, we would drive to Da Nang Airport, taking the early flight to Ho Chi Minh City. On arrival, we would come to discover some highlights in town such as Reunification Palace, Central Post Office and Notre Dame Cathedral. In the afternoon, we would drive to Cu Chi Tunnel where offers guests chance to creep into underground system and experiencing the lives of Vietnamese strugglers. Getting to the Ho Chi Minh City about the dinner time.
Day 9: Mekong Delta – Vinh Long (B, L)
Leaving the hotel after breakfast, we drive to Vinh Long and take the boating trip along rivers. Together with spectacular rural views, guests also have chance to try exotic tropical fruits and local delicacy and navigate around floating market of Cai Be. On the way back to Ho Chi Minh we would come by snake farm in My Tho where venom for exportation and snakebite treatment are being produced and researched.
Day 10: Departure (B)
Having free time for shopping around and relaxation until check out hotel at 12:00 noon and heading out to the Tan Son Nhat International Airport on transfer minibus. Ending the services.