Day 1: Hanoi Arrival (-)
Depart to Vietnam’s Capital, Hanoi. Hanoi is a unique city “Tree-line Boulevard” surrounded with architectural French colonial architectures along with peaceful lakes and oriental temples. Upon arrival, greet out friendly driver and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi city tour full day (B/L)
Buffet breakfast at hotel.
8.00: We’ll pick you up from your hotel 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.
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: You have lunch at the restaurant in the Old Quarter. Afterwards, you’ll visit Hoan Kiem Lake – the heart and soul of Hanoi.
OPTION 1: TUE, THU, SAT, SUNDAY
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.
OPTION 2: MONDAY, WED, FRI
Depart for Bat Trang ceramic village which is about 20 km away from Ha Noi, this is pottery village with a half- milleary historic development.
15.30 – 16.00: Take the car come back your hotel.
Finish unforgettable full day Hanoi Sightseeing!
Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi.
Note: On Monday and Friday morning, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ethnic museums are closed
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong full day (B/L) – SIC tour
7.45 – 8.15: Our car and guide will pick you up at your hotel (Hanoi Old Quarter) departure to Halong bay.
10.00: Have a short break about 20 minuttes
12.00: Arrive at Tuan Chau, Halong Tourism harbour.
12.15: Start cruising to visit Ha Long Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, UNESCO World Heritage Site and have lunch on the cruise.
14.30: Visit Thien Cung Grotto – one of he largest and most beautiful grottoes in Halong Bay. Its structure is complex with different levels and chambers, which contain richly ornamented stalactites and stalagmites formed millions of years ago. Visiting Thiencung Grotto, tourists can enjoy interesting stories about the shapes of the stalactites and stalagmites closely connected to the Halong Bay legend of King Dragon.
15.30: Enjoy kayaking around floating village, wonder daily life of fishing men on the bay.
16:30: You will return to Halong tourist wharf and take the bus back to Hanoi.
We drop you off at your hotel. Your tour will finish at 20.00 pm.
Day 4: Hanoi departure (B)
Free at own leisure. After which, transfer to Noi Bai Airport for to be back home.
Tour cost in USD per pax:
|15pax + 1 FOC||Single Sup|
Hotel used or similar:
|Ranks||Hotels in Hanoi|
|3*||Delight, Golden Lake, First Eden, L’heritage hotel…|
|3*||Annam Legend hotel, Delano, Viet View hotel…|
|4*||Lacasa, The Ann, May De Ville hotel, Lan Vien hotel…|
- All transfers and transportation in air-conditioned vehicle;
- 3 nights hotel accommodation in twin/double/triple room with daily breakfast;
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
- English or Mandarin speaking tour guide;
- Entrance fees;
- 02 bottles of mineral water/pax/day.
- Early and/or late check in at hotels unless otherwise stated;
- International airfares unless otherwise stated;
- Airport departure taxes;
- Travel insurance and tipping (3 usd/ pax/ day for Local guide + Driver);
- Beverages other than included in pre-tour documentation;
- Personal expenses such as laundry, communication charges and optional activities (which are subject to availability).
- Vietnam Visa (if any)