Your trip begins with arrival in Vietnam. Our representative person and driver will meet and greet you on the airport. You will be escorted to the hotel by the private transportation. Check-in to the hotel, remaining part of the day is at leisure. Have dinner at the local restaurant.
Overnight at your hotel in Hanoi
After breakfast at the hotel, you will leave Hanoi by shuttle bus and arrive at the jetty around noon. The staff will welcome you on board with a refreshing drink followed by a cruise briefing. After lunch, cruise through the magnificent bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations and the crystal clear water. Later explore some of the small islets and relax on a white sandy beach before returning to the junk before dinner. Overnight on board
Start the day with coffee, tea, and breakfast pastries served in the dining room. For those interested, it will be followed by a 30-minute instruction in tai chi on the sundeck. Transfer by tender to the “Day Boat” and sail to some of Halong Bay’s more untouched locales (exact locations depend on tide conditions). Enjoy time kayaking or swimming before a multi-course lunch is served at mid-day. After lunch, return to the harbor and drive back to Hanoi. Have dinner at the local restaurant
Overnight at your hotel in Hanoi
After breakfast, you will be escorted to the airport for your flight to Danang City. Upon your arrival, you will be escorted to your hotel in Hoi An for some rest. The rest day is yours to walk around on your own or go back to hotel for relaxing.
Overnight at your hotel in Hoi An
Take a step back in time on a walking tour in Hoi An Ancient Town – a UNESCO World heritage site. A private guide will lead you through the well-kept historic district of this once – prosperous seaport city.
Once known as Faifo, Hoi An was an influential port along the Silk Road. For over 500 years, merchants from China, Japan, France and Portugal settled in the prosperous town resulting in a distinctive blend of culture, cuisine, religions and architecture. In 1999, the town was declared an UNESCO World Heritage Site listed for having the most unique architecture in Southeast Asia. It has been restored and protected by both the UNESCO funding and proud locals.
You can spend the morning enjoying a walking around this enchanting port town. Following the narrow lanes lined with centuries-old houses influenced by Chinese, Japanese, French and European architectures, and visit its numerous places of interest: the 400-year old Japanese Covered Bridge( PAGODA BRIDGE), the Phuc Kien Assembly Halls, the local fish market. Around the town we will see numerous art galleries and tailor shops, and you can even get some made-to-order clothes if you like.
The rest of the afternoon is free to enjoy at your leisure
After breakfast, transfer by comfortable coach to a local fishing village. Then, join local fishermen and women on the river and take part in several interesting hands-on activities that are fun and safe for people of all ages. Be entertained by your crew as they make whimsical hats, flowers and animals from palm leaves. Try your hand at casting a round net and raising giant drop nets from shore – you’ll appreciate how hard the fishermen work as you learn these traditional fishing techniques.
Afterward, put on a lifejacket and jump into a Vietnamese bamboo basket boat, learning to paddle this unique boat from your comical crew. Once you’ve got your buoyant little boat skimming across the water, you’ll be ready to join the excitement of a basket boat race.
Back aboard your eco-friendly tour boat, have lunch before returning by coach to your hotel.
Overnight at your hotel in Hoian
After breakfast, you will be escorted to the airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon your arrival, you will be escorted to your hotel for some rest. The rest day is yours to walk around on your own or go back to hotel for relaxing.
Overnight at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
Depart Ho Chi Minh City for the drive to Cu Chi district. Leaving the city behind, the scenery changes to views of rice paddies, villagers drying noodles by the side of the road and other scenes typical to southern Vietnam. About 70Km North-West of the down town of Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi Tunnel is well known as underground village tunnels with over 200Km, where the heroic guerrillas had been living and fighting during a American War Time. It may be incredible if you do not experience a short, exciting trip through labyrinth of interlaced tunnels and stop at Ben Duoc War Memorial to over 40.000 martyrs. Then challenge yourselves with rifle shooting at shooting range (USD 2 per bullet for your option). Come back HCMC. After enjoying Traditional Vietnamese lunch at local restaurant, we visit Reunification Palace, nearby are Notre Dame Cathedral, Post office, Opera House, City Hall and walking Dong Khoi street, you can get photo shooting opportunities and shopping. After this historical visit continue to the War Remnants Museum where exhibition halls display imagery of both the French and ‘American’ wars. The last stop is Ben Thanh — the central market for the city and one of its liveliest and most colorful areas. Following your tour head back to your hotel.
After breakfast, depart for My Tho, the town lies on the left side of the Mekong River. Boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.
Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking around country lane and seeing orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, folk song music which performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.
Riding a hand-rowed sampan through Thoi Son canal and treat yourself in the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business, visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea and coconut candy workshop. Have lunch at local restaurant.
In the afternoon, time for cycling around the Tan Thach village, meetthe local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong delta. Hammock relaxing and enjoy cool breeze for those can’t join the cycling trip. Return to Ho Chi Minh.
Overnight at your hotel in Hochiminh
Breakfast at hotel then free until your transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
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|OPTIONS||TOUR PRICE IN USD PER PERSON IN GROUP OF||SINGLE|
|3 STAR||660 USD||602 USD||526 USD||514 USD||218 USD|
|4 STAR||792 USD||734 USD||659 USD||646 USD||326 USD|
|5 STAR||1,166 USD||1,107 USD||1,032 USD||1020 USD||707 USD|
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