Morning: Upon arrival Noi Bai international airport, you will be greeted and transferred to downtown. Ho Chi Minh Complex consists of Ho Chi Minh Museum, One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum will be the first place to drop in. Savor lunch at local restaurant.
Afternoon: Head for the first national university in Viet Nam – Temple of Literature built in 1070 under the Ly Dynasty. Then, come back to down town and visit Hoan Kiem Lake – Lake of the Returned Sword and Ngoc Son temple. Next, you can walk around or take one hour rickshaw discovering Hanoi old quarter – 36 ancient streets. Enjoy water puppet show. Free at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.
Ha Noi - Ha Long Bay (B/L/D)
7:45 to 8:00 Meet your tour guide then go for Ha Long Bay. Have a break 20 minutes en-route to free your legs. – Embark Bai Chay harbor, board Ha Long Dragon Cruise by a tender. Enjoy a welcome drink, receive cruise briefing. – Savor lunch on board and visit Sung Sot amazing cave with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites. – Stop at Soi Sim island or Titop island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing…
Do kayaking among hidden parts. – Drop anchor in a calm water are, relax on the sundeck at sunset. – Join in a cooking session on board with our chef making some special dishes with suggested recipe.
19:00 Have dinner on board. Have fun with karaoke singing, or try your luck with squid-fishing. Overnight on Ha Long Dragon Cruise.
Ha Long Bay - Ha Noi (B/L)
07:00 Enjoy a new day with complimentary tea and coffee served. Have breakfast on board – Check out your cabin. Photograph wonderful views of Ha Long while sailing back to harbor.
11:00 Savor lunch on board and leave Ha Long Dragon Cruise. 12:30 Say goodbye to Ha Long Bay then return to Hanoi. Have a rest en-route again to free your legs. 17:30 Drop you off at your hotel. Overnight in Ha Noi.
Ha Noi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc (B/L)
07:45 – 08:30 Meet your tour guide at suggested places around Hanoi Old Quarter. – Depart for Ninh Binh province (90 km south of Hanoi). Have a break 20 minutes en-route to free your legs. – Arrive at Hoa Lu, which was once depicted the ancient capital of Viet Nam, settling up in the 10th century. – Visit temples of two dynasties of Dinh and Le with a very unique architectures in the old time. – Learn about ancient culture through an excavation of vestiges of Royal Palaces ground dated 10th century.
12:30 Arrive Tam Coc. Relax and enjoy lunch in a nice restaurant nearby. – Board the sampan boats in Tam Coc going along river among the villages, mountains and rice fields. Passing through 3 caves “Hang Ca – First cave, Hang Hai – Second cave, Hang Ba – Third cave” to get a wonderful feeling. Boat returns to the dock for bus drive back to Hanoi. 18:00 Arrive in Hanoi. Overnight in Ha Noi.
Ha Noi Departure (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Free and easy till our bus and driver will pick you up at your hotel and drive to the airport for your flight back home. End of trip!
Route Map and Directions
from USD $224 per person (2-4 pax)
From USD $224 per person (of a group of 2-4 people) in 3-Star Hotel
- Single supplement:
Pay extra on board $30
Pay extra at hotel $30
- Itinerary is subject to change without prior notice due to bad weather: possible strong wind, cyclone, fog…
- Bring your passport with valid visa (a must), insect repellent, hat or umbrella, swimsuits, cash…
- Pick up/drop off by air-conditioned bus.
- Some local wine, fresh fruit on board in the afternoon.
- English speaking guide.
- 3 nights’ accommodation in Ha Noi: Double/ Twin/ Triple sharing room
- 1 night on board: Double/ Twin/ Triple sharing room
- Kayaking, entrance fees, activities on board.
- Meals as indicated: B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner
- Water on the bus
- S.I.C tour
- Travel insurance.
- Tip for tour guide
- Domestic and International ticket
- Other fees do not mentioned in the itinerary
- Under 5 years old: Free of charge, sharing room with parents.
- From 5 up to 9 years old charge 75%.
- From 10 years old up: Charge adult price.
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