The Southeast Asia backpacker circle passes via Vietnam, which is a key portion of the region. The route very much draws itself owing to Vietnam's size. You may have fun here whether you're a party animal or a reserved, introverted person since this is a place of great people and unique experiences.
VIETNAM AMAZING TOUR
Hanoi – Ninh Binh - Halong Bay – Ho Chi Minh
SHORT ITINERARY :
DATE BRIEF ITINERARY
Day 01 - HANOI ARRIVAL
Day 02 - HANOI – HOA LU - TAM COC – HANOI
Day 03 - HANOI – HALONG BAY BY SHUTTLE BUS
Day 04 - HALONG BAY – HANOI – HO CHI MINH
Day 05 - HO CHI MINH – CU CHI TUNNELS – HALF DAY
CITY TOUR – HO CHI MINH
Day 06 - HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA – HO CHI MINH
Day 07 - HO CHI MINH
DETAILED ITINERARY :
DAY 1 – HANOI ARRIVAL (-)
Welcome to Hanoi, you will be greeted and picked up by our local guide at Noi Bai Airport and will transfer to the hotel for check-in.
Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 2 – HANOI – HOA LU - TAM COC – HANOI (B)
Breakfast at the hotel
8:00 am : Our guide and driver will take you to Ninh Binh
Today we will discover Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of Vietnam during the Dinh and Le dynasty. Vibrant green rice fields dotted with limestone outcrops will empress every visitor to the area. Enjoy a leisurely ninety minutes sampan cruise through the caves of Tam Coc-a truly countryside in Vietnam.
Hoa Lu is former capital of Vietnam around 10th century. Here we see the ruins of the former capitol before the legendary Ly Thai To moved the Imperial city to Hanoi.
Then we depart for Tam Coc is a UNESCO site with rainforest-covered mountains, immense valleys, water channels, and limestone cliffs.
After lunch (self payment), we take a traditional sampan through beautiful rice paddy scenery and the three famous grottoes: Hang Ca, Hang Giua and Hang Cuoi.
In the late afternoon, we drive back to Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi
DAY 3 – HANOI – HALONG BAY BY SHUTTLE BUS (B,L,D)
Note: The itinerary can be changed due to the check-in time and the weather conditions.
Breakfast at hotel
8:00 am : You will be picked up and start your trip to Ha Long Bay. You would have a short break (about 20 minutes) on the half way before arriving in Tuan Chau Harbor at 11.45.
12:30 pm : Receptionists welcome guests at the International Tuan Chau harbour.
12:45 pm : Captain welcomes guests to Syrena cruises by tender. Check in cruise, whilst enjoy a welcome drink, safety briefing and check in cabin.
13:00 pm : Leaving International Tuan Chau harbour, discover the Halong Bay - natural wonders of the world. Have lunch with special foods while cruising through famous sights Ba Hang fishing village, Đỉnh Hương island, Chó Đá islet, Gà Chọi islet...
14:30 pm : Cruises stops at Bồ Nâu cave, the core area of the world natural heritage. Transfer by tender to Surprise cave - one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay.
15:45 pm : Leaving Surprise cave, transfer by tender to the Titov island was named by Uncle Ho, after Gherman Stepanovich Titov - the Soviet astronaut who visited in 1962 Enjoy swimming, relaxing on the beach or climb the steps of the Rock to the top of the island. On the top of the mountain, you can see corner of magical Halong Bay ...
16:45 pm : Back to the cruise. Relax and enjoy sunset on the sun deck. Go to the overnight place..
18:30 pm : Enjoy Vietnamese cooking demonstration.
19:00 Acquaint yourseft with the set menu dinner.
20:30 Evening activities include: film entertainment (in the dining room); squid fishing; massage (contact with cruise manager for service price) ...
Overnight on cruise.
DAY 4 – 04 Apr HALONG BAY – HANOI – HO CHI MINH (B,BR)
06:30 Enjoy Tai Chi instructions on the sundeck in 30 minutes whilst cruising to Luồn cave.
07:00 Enjoy light breakfast in the restaurant (coffee, tea, fresh milk, water, pastries, bread, egg, fresh fruit, cereals will be served in the dining room).
08:00 After breakfast, take a guided tour to visit Luồn cave - .one of the cave open to the form beautiful about endemic the vegetation of the Halong Bay. Visit Luồn cave by a traditionally woven (bamboo) boat rowed by a local boatman.
08:30 Then come back to Syrena cruise, relax and check out of cabin. Please put your luggage outside the door. Our porters will collect and get them ready on the Pier for you. Finally, the cruise disembarks in International Tuan Chau harbour.
09:15 Enjoy brunch buffet menu served in the dining room. Settle bills in the dining room after brunch (if you have).
10:45 Transfer by tender back to Tuan Chau harbour and disembarkation. Farewell to guests.
15:30 Arrive in Hanoi
And we will take you to the airport for the flight to Ho Chi Minh city
Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh you will be warmly welcome by our guide and driver
You will be transfer to hotel for check-in
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
DAY 5 – 05 Apr HO CHI MINH – CU CHI TUNNELS – HALF DAY CITY TOUR – HO CHI MINH (B)
Breakfast at hotel
7:30 After breakfast at hotel, start our tour in the morning, before entering the tunnels visitors can watch a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed. You will spend the next hour exploring the tunnels.
Afterwards, enjoy tea, cassava (guerrilla’s food during the war). Cu Chi Tunnels is now a popular spot for both Vietnamese & foreign tourists - the network of over 200km of tunnels became legendary when they played a vital role in the War.
In their heyday, the tunnels were functioning underground cities including numerous trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers & kitchens.
Comeback to Saigon to start the journey Saigon half day city tour.
You will begin your urban experience in bustling Saigon, the country commercial center and home to a growing number of upscale shops.
Visit the Reunification Palace, the Opera House and the Hotel de Ville, Notre Dame Cathedral and the War Remnants Museum. Then visit Ben Thanh market before ending this day.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
DAY 6 – 06 Apr HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA – HO CHI MINH (B)
Breakfast at hotel.
Depart at 8:00 am from the southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City to the area referred locally as “the rice bowl of Vietnam”.
Upon arrival at My Tho, cruising along small creek to Mekong River estuary, to Con Phung (Phoenix Island). The motorized boat cruise more along natural creeks and quiet village in Ben Tre Province.
En-route visit a small factory producing handicrafts made of coconut. Visit orchards, bee-keeping farm, taste natural honey and honey wine, enjoy tropical fruit, traditional music, see round a distillery, explore the local coconut candy production process, taste candy & coconut pulp.
Come back to Saigon city in the afternoon.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
DAY 7 – 07 Apr HO CHI MINH DEPARTURE (B)
Transfer to the airport for departure to next destination. It’s time to say goodbye, we thank you for traveling with us and warmly welcome you to come again.
THANK YOU FOR CHOOSING OUR SERVICES & SEE YOU AGAIN
What is included in the tour
- Hotel Stay in 4-star Hotels in all the locations on Double Sharing
- Private Vehicle for the Group
- Meals i.e Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner (Indian Restaurant)
- Mineral Water
- Visa and Visa Stamp Charges
What is NOT included in the tour
- Personal expenses and beverage
- Travel Insurance
- Items of a personal nature
- Flight from India to Vietnam