Day 1: Hanoi (D)
Upon arrival in Hanoi, you will be picked up from airport to a hotel in Hanoi for relax. Dinner will be served at one of the nicest restaurants after brief discussion on tour
Overnight at proposed hotel.
Day 2: Hanoi city tour (B, L, D)
After breakfast at hotel, start city tour with Hochiminh Complex for visit Hochiminh Mausoleum, Hochiminh Museum and One pillar pagoda, Tran Quoc Pagoda. Continue to visit Literature temple, the first University in Vietnam in 16th century. Have lunch in one of famous restaurant in Hanoi.
PM: Visit ethnological museum then have cyclo in the old quarter and visit Dong Xuan market, enjoy water puppet show in the afternoon before dinner.
Day 3: Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi (B, L)
Pick up at hotel and drive towards Halong Bay, truly one of Vietnam‘s most scenic impressive sights. On arrival in Halong we embark on a boat for an exploration of the legendary Halong Bay in 4.5 hours. We sail round over Tuan Chau island, Dinh Huong island, Dog island, Ga Choi island. Then visit Haven Palace cave
Return port for vehicle and drive back Hanoi
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Hanoi (B, L)
We drive 130km (2 hours) from Hanoi to Hoa Lu district. In Hoa Lu we visit 2 temples which dedicated to two royal families of Vietnam in 10th century. After that, our car takes us through the magnificent countryside of North Vietnam typical with green limestone mountains jutting out of the green paddy fields. We stop at Tam Coc town for lunch.
After lunch, we get on bamboo boats for the cruise on the river through the green rice paddy surrounded by ranges of green limestone mountains. After 2 hours of the rowing boat trip, we drive 2 km to Bich Dong pagodas, complex of pagodas built into limestone mountain cliffs from 15th century with unreal scenery around. After some walk to the top pagoda, we drive back to Hanoi.
Day 5: Hanoi - Departure (B)
After breakfast at hotel, our car and tour guide will accompany guests to go shopping at most well-known supermarkets, markets in Hanoi before transferring to airport for guests return flight.
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Prices quoted in US$ nett per person
3 - 4 Pax
5 - 6 Pax
10 -12 Pax
Accommodation at hotels in places as indicated in program
Meals as indicated in programPrivate transportation at places as indicated in program
All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary
Tour guide at places (Language upon inquiry)
Boat trip at places
Other meals and drinks/ personal expenses
International air fares/ airport taxes
Visas application fees to Vietnam (+15USD/ 01 person, exclude 25USD stamping fee at airport)