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Trekking In Ha Giang Tour 5 Days

Trekking In Ha Giang Tour 5 Days

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Tour guide
Airline tickets on tour

Summary

Hanoi, Ha Giang, Quan Ba, Yen Minh, Dong Van, Meo Vac

Commence and conclude your journey in Hanoi! Embark on the Hiking & Trekking adventure with the 5-day Trekking In Ha Giang Tour. This tour package guides you through Hanoi, Vietnam, and encompasses five other captivating destinations in the country. Your accommodations in hotels, the expertise of a knowledgeable guide, meals, transportation, and additional amenities are all part of the Trekking In Ha Giang Tour 5 Days.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi - Ha Giang (Lunch/Dinner)

Commencing at 8 AM with your hotel pickup, embark on a 6-hour journey to Ha Giang. Experience the transition from the vibrant energy of Hanoi to the tranquility of rural landscapes.Pause along the route for a brief stroll through local villages. Following lunch at a nearby restaurant, the drive will trace the path alongside the Lo River to Ha Giang city. Spend the remainder of the day meandering through Tay villages, where vibrant rice fields stretch out, adorned with traditional wooden stilt houses topped with palm leaves. Consider unwinding beside a pristine stream. Conclude the day with a local culinary delight for dinner.
Day 2

Day 2: Trekking in Ha Giang - Quan Ba (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Embark on an extensive 17-18km trek to uncover the concealed corners of Ha Giang city. Commencing from a local Tay village, traverse lesser-known paths that wind through untamed forests and enchanting terraced rice fields, ultimately reaching the summit of Tay Con Linh range, the dwelling place of the Yao people. Engage with ethnic students at a local school and pause for a rejuvenating lunch hosted by a Yao family.Following lunch, embark on a more leisurely descent into the valley. Conclude the nearly 7-hour off-the-beaten-path trek in a Tay village. Subsequently, proceed to Quan Ba district within the Dong Van Karst Plateau Global Geopark.
Day 3

Day 3: Quan Ba - Dong Van (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Savor the morning by strolling through the Yao people's village to gain insights into their living traditions and culture or partake in sightseeing within the village. Following a 1-2 hour walk, proceed to Dong Van.Indulge in lunch at Yen Minh town, and subsequently, embark on a brief walk to secluded Hmong villages. Wrap up the day with a visit to the historic palace of the Hmong king before arriving in Dong Van. If time allows, undertake a 20-minute walk to the mountain's summit, where a deserted French Fortress offers a splendid vantage point to enjoy the sunset.
Day 4

Day 4: Dong Van - Hiking in Dong Van & Ma Pi Leng Pass - Meo Vac - Yen Minh (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)

Commence the day with a visit to the Dong Van market. If it happens to be Sunday, seize the opportunity to witness the distinctive fair hosted by the Hmong people. Following the market exploration, embark on a mountain ascent to the rim of Nho Que valley, offering breathtaking views of the majestic border mountains with China. The 7-km trek leads to an ancient Tay village featuring remarkable clay houses.Return to Dong Van town for lunch, followed by a journey to the Ma Pi Leng pass. A 20-minute drive brings you to the trekking starting point of Ma Pi Leng pass. Prepare to be captivated by the extraordinary beauty of this mountainous destination.Embark on a 3-hour hike to the pass's summit, passing through local Hmong villages, and concluding with a leisurely stroll along the mountain's edge, providing a stunning view of Tu San valley. After a brief pause to admire nature, continue with a 2-hour drive to Yen Minh, passing through Meo Vac.
Day 5

Day 5: Yen Minh - Hanoi (Breakfast/Lunch)

Rise and shine to the morning, filled with a sense of nostalgia as you bid farewell to this enchanting haven before making your way back to Hanoi.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

OptionPrivate TourSmall GroupHotel
 Standard690 USD290 USD3star
Deluxe890 USD490 USD4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Boat trips   and
Halong Bay.
* 2 domestic flights.
* Sightseeing as specified
* Expert Vietnamese local guides
throughout.

EXCLUDES:
  • Hotel EARLY check in & LATE check out
  • Peak season surcharge & compulsory dinner at the hotel (if any)
  • International flights with taxes
  • Entry permit or Passport Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips, laundry and gratuities
  • Meals not marked on itinerary, and water during meals

Children Policy

  • The rate for children applicable for one child sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults
  • For infant (<04 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost
  • 04 – 11 years old without bed: 50% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old with extra bed: 75% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old in twin share: 90% adult rate

Responsible Travel

Indochina Royal Travel practices a thorough, realistic Responsible Travel Policy, full details of which can be found in our website – Click here.

Q & A : Before You Go

Private tour: 5-day Explore Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Halong highlights

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What's Included?

Accommodation
All Transport
All Meals
All Entrance fees
Tour guide
Airline tickets on tour

Summary

Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Halong Bay

Commence and conclude your journey in Hanoi! Embark on the In-depth Cultural tour: Private 5-day Exploration of Hanoi, Hoa Lu, and Halong highlights. This exclusive tour spans 5 days, guiding you through the vibrant city of Hanoi and two additional captivating destinations in Vietnam. The Private 5-day Exploration of Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Halong highlights encompasses accommodations in well-selected hotels, the expertise of a knowledgeable guide, meals, transportation, and more.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival- Hanoi Street Food tour on Foot

Arrival in HanoiUpon your arrival in Hanoi, you will be warmly welcomed by your guide and driver at the airport. They will assist you in transferring to your hotel located in the city center for check-in and relaxation. Later in the afternoon, you will embark on a captivating street food tour on foot.Culinary Delights with Local FlavorsHanoi stands among the world's top street food cities, and there's no better way to uncover the hidden gems of the Old Quarter and its diverse cuisines than through this distinctive walking tour.Having a local guide by your side adds an extra layer to your exploration of the local foods in Hanoi.Accommodation: You will be staying at a 3-star hotel in Hanoi, such as ANGLE PALACE HOTEL or a similar establishment.
Day 2

Day 2: Hoa Lu - Tam Coc Rowing - Mua Cave Exploring(B,L)

Exploration of Vietnam's First Capital, Scenic River Boat Ride, and Hiking to the Summit of Mua CaveCommencing at 8 a.m., our PRIVATE tour guide will rendezvous with you at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter, initiating your journey to Ninh Binh.Upon arrival, you will delve into the history of the country's foundation at the two well-preserved temples dedicated to the Dinh and Le kings. Gain insights into the establishment of the Great Viet after breaking free from centuries of Chinese domination.Following the historical exploration, embark on a picturesque biking excursion. Traverse rural pathways leading to Tam Coc, passing through three tunnel grottoes along the way.Arriving at Tam Coc, take a break to relish a delightful lunch.Post-lunch, indulge in a three-hour boat excursion, navigating the canals (two people per boat) that wind through the three tunnel grottoes known as "Tam Coc." Marvel at the scenic beauty of green rice fields nestled amidst mountains and the rainforest within the National Special Preservation Zone. Subsequently, return to Tam Coc town.Accommodation: Spend the night in a Bungalow in Tam Coc Town.
Day 3

Day 3: Excursion to Halong Bay and Stay overnight on Board. (B, L, D)

Exploration of the Astonishing Cave, Trekking to Titop Island, Sunset CelebrationFollowing an early morning breakfast at your hotel, unwind during a private car journey to Halong Bay, renowned for its breathtaking scenic landscapes. Upon completing the check-in process for the Halong Bay Cruise:Around 12:30, indulge in a delectable lunch served on the cruise.In the afternoon, embark on a visit to the spectacular Amazing Cave in Halong Bay and proceed to Titop Island for hiking and swimming.As the early evening sets in, savor an authentic Vietnamese dinner on the Cruise. Spend the night aboard the Halong Bay Cruise.Post-dinner, treat yourself to a diverse array of cocktails at our bar or partake in one of our onboard activities, including book reading, games, movies, and squid fishing.Accommodation: Overnight stay on a cruise, such as Cozy, Apricot, or a similar vessel.
Day 4

Day 4: Halong Bay Cruise - Hanoi (B,L)

Tai Chi, Kayaking, Swimming, and Cooking DemonstrationCommence your day at sea by awakening at 6:30 a.m., offering the option to either take a refreshing swim or engage in a Tai Chi session, known for its ability to enhance mental focus and physical well-being.From 7 a.m. to 8 a.m., savor a delightful local breakfast served on board.At 8 a.m., immerse yourself in the breathtaking views of the bay and its striking limestone islets. Choose between exploring the cave independently on a kayak or opting for a leisurely bamboo boat rowed by local experts.By 9:15 a.m., take your time checking out of the cabins as the cruise gracefully sails past other scenic highlights in the bay.At 10 a.m., participate in a brief Cooking Demonstration, where you'll learn the art of crafting spring rolls, before enjoying an early lunch.By 12 p.m., bid farewell to the cruise as you disembark and transfer to a minibus for the journey back to Hanoi.Anticipate arriving back at your hotel around 4:30 p.m.Accommodation: Stay at a 3-star hotel in Hanoi, such as ANGLE PALACE HOTEL or a similar establishment.
Day 5

Day 5: Hanoi departure( B)

Enjoy leisure time to explore Hanoi at your own pace until it's time for your transfer to the airport for the departure flight. The journey concludes.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

OptionPrivate TourSmall GroupHotel
 Standard992 USD592 USD3star
Deluxe1192 USD792 USD4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Boat trips   and
Halong Bay.
* 2 domestic flights.
* Sightseeing as specified
* Expert Vietnamese local guides
throughout.

EXCLUDES:
  • Hotel EARLY check in & LATE check out
  • Peak season surcharge & compulsory dinner at the hotel (if any)
  • International flights with taxes
  • Entry permit or Passport Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips, laundry and gratuities
  • Meals not marked on itinerary, and water during meals

Children Policy

  • The rate for children applicable for one child sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults
  • For infant (<04 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost
  • 04 – 11 years old without bed: 50% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old with extra bed: 75% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old in twin share: 90% adult rate

Responsible Travel

Indochina Royal Travel practices a thorough, realistic Responsible Travel Policy, full details of which can be found in our website – Click here.

Q & A : Before You Go

Sai Gon Highlights 5 days 4 nights

Sai Gon Highlights 5 days 4 nights

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What's Included?

Accommodation
All Transport
All Meals
All Entrance fees
Tour guide
Airline tickets on tour

Summary

Ho Chi Minh City, My Tho, Can Tho

Commence and conclude your journey in Ho Chi Minh City! Embark on the dynamic Sai Gon Highlights 5 days 4 nights active tour, which encompasses a 5-day itinerary guiding you through Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and two other captivating destinations within the country. This comprehensive package features accommodations in a hotel, an experienced guide, meals, transportation, and additional amenities.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City (No Meal)

Greetings in Saigon! Upon your arrival at the airport, you will receive a warm welcome and be transported to your hotel in Sai Gon. Once you've completed the check-in process, the remainder of the day is yours to relish. Sai Gon stands as a vibrant, energetic, and industrious hub—Vietnam's largest city, economic capital, and cultural trailblazer. Within this bustling metropolis, you'll discover the enduring traditions and beauty of an ancient culture. Enjoy your overnight stay in Saigon.
Day 2

Day 2: Sai Gon - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho (Breakfast, Lunch)

Retrieve from your hotel and commence your journey to the Mekong Delta. Delight in the picturesque drive along the National Highway, surrounded by lush green rice fields. Upon reaching My Tho, explore the Vinh Trang Pagoda and embark on a leisurely boat excursion along the river, marveling at stilt houses, fruit plantations, and fishing villages lining the riverbanks. Progress to Tortoise Islet, where a delightful lunch awaits in the orchard garden.Following the meal, embark on a boat journey to An Khanh, a less frequented gem in Ben Tre. Relish a tranquil cruise on a hand-rowed sampan beneath the shade of water coconut trees along natural canals. Savor seasonal fruits and honey tea while being serenaded by the enchanting melodies of "Southern Vietnamese folk music" performed by locals. Explore a family-run business that captures the essence of rural life, taste delectable coconut candy, and immerse yourself in the pastoral charm of fruit plantations and villages.Continue the expedition to Can Tho, where your overnight stay awaits at the hotel (family homestay with dinner can be arranged upon request). Enjoy free time to explore the bustling Can Tho market.
Day 3

Day 3: Cai Rang floating Market - Can Tho - Sai Gon (Breakfast, Lunch)

Embark on a relaxing boat journey to explore the scenic tributaries of the Lower Mekong River (Bassac River). Continue your exploration with a visit to the Cai Rang floating market (optional visit to Phong Dien), renowned as the liveliest in the entire region. Ever wondered about the flavors of Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Now, witness the intricate process of its creation. Stroll through the village, engage with the welcoming local community, and try your hand at crossing a "Monkey bridge" constructed with a single bamboo stem. Explore the orchard garden and pause for a delightful lunch.Subsequently, return to Ho Chi Minh City for an overnight stay in Saigon.
Day 4

Day 4: Sai Gon - Cu Chi Tunnels (Breakfast, Lunch)

• Begin your day with a satisfying breakfast at the hotel. At 08:00 am, our guide will rendezvous with you at the hotel for your journey to Cu Chi. Situated 60km from Saigon, Cu Chi holds a revered status as a heroic district due to its pivotal role in the anti-American war in Vietnam. Renowned for its extensive tunnel system spanning over 220km, Cu Chi remains a significant destination for both Vietnamese and international visitors.• Traverse through the peacefully rural scenery, where rice paddies stretch out, accompanied by ducks and water buffalos leisurely swimming in the rivers along the road. It's a stark contrast to the destruction, damage, and defoliation caused by bombings and mines during Cu Chi's time as "A Free Target Zone." Witness the remnants that stand as evidence of the fierce battleground that unfolded here.• Savor a delicious lunch at a local restaurant.• Following lunch, explore the War Crime Museum, offering a Vietnamese perspective on the war through exhibits including photographs, machinery, and weapons depicting the harsh realities of the conflict.• Visit the Reunification Hall, formerly the residence of President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam until 1975. Delve into its historical significance, exploring formal meeting rooms, private bedrooms, and war situation rooms situated 10 meters beneath the earth's surface.• The day's itinerary also includes visits to notable structures such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, a neo-Romanesque cathedral built by the French in the late 1870s, featuring a large statue of the Virgin Mary and flanked by two tall spires. Explore the General Post Office, a grand building designed by Gustav Eiffel, showcasing the elegant architectural influence of the late 1800s French presence.• Conclude the day with an overnight stay in Saigon.
Day 5

Day 5: Ho Chi Minh City (Breakfast)

Indulge in a morning meal at the hotel. Enjoy leisure time on your own. Complete the check-out process at the hotel. Our guide and driver will facilitate your transfer to Tan Son Nhat Airport for your departure flight. This marks the conclusion of the Saigon Mekong Tour 5D4N (My Tho, Ben Tre, Can Tho).

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

OptionPrivate TourSmall GroupHotel
 Standard645 USD245 USD3star
Deluxe845 USD445USD4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Boat trips   and
Halong Bay.
* 2 domestic flights.
* Sightseeing as specified
* Expert Vietnamese local guides
throughout.

EXCLUDES:
  • Hotel EARLY check in & LATE check out
  • Peak season surcharge & compulsory dinner at the hotel (if any)
  • International flights with taxes
  • Entry permit or Passport Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips, laundry and gratuities
  • Meals not marked on itinerary, and water during meals

Children Policy

  • The rate for children applicable for one child sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults
  • For infant (<04 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost
  • 04 – 11 years old without bed: 50% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old with extra bed: 75% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old in twin share: 90% adult rate

Responsible Travel

Indochina Royal Travel practices a thorough, realistic Responsible Travel Policy, full details of which can be found in our website – Click here.

Q & A : Before You Go

Sapa Adventure 5 Days

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What's Included?

Accommodation
All Transport
All Meals
All Entrance fees
Tour guide
Airline tickets on tour

Summary

Hanoi, Lao Cai, Sapa, Cat Cat Village, Ta Van, Su Pan

Commence and conclude your journey in Hanoi! The Sapa Adventure, a 5-day tour package, guides you through Hanoi, Vietnam, and five other captivating destinations in the country. The package encompasses accommodation in a hotel, an experienced guide, meals, transportation, and additional amenities.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi

Greetings! Welcome to Vietnam. A welcome package comprising a welcome letter, your trip itinerary, a Sapa information sheet, and a feedback card will be available for you at your hotel. Kindly inquire at the hotel's reception for the Intrepid welcome pack upon your arrival. During your free time, immerse yourself in the sea of motorcycles, boulevards, and vibrant life that defines Hanoi. Take the opportunity to explore the French colonial architecture that adorns the winding alleyways, savor a rich Vietnamese coffee while observing the lively scene from street-side cafes, or step into the past with a stroll through the Old Quarter.This evening, your local guide will pick you up from your designated Joining Point Hotel (see below) or an alternative hotel in Hanoi's Old Quarter (communicated before departure) between 6:30 pm and 7:00 pm. The guide will accompany you for an inclusive dinner, providing more insights into the Sapa region. After dinner, you will be transported to the train station, where your guide will hand over your tickets for the overnight sleeper train journey back. Bid farewell to your local guide as you board the overnight sleeper train bound for Lao Cai (departing around 9:30 pm, with an approximate journey time of 8 hours). The train journey is self-guided, and you may share the compartment with locals or fellow travelers.Accommodation: Overnight sleeper train
Day 2

Day 2: Sapa Trek

Upon your early morning arrival in Lao Cai (around 6:00 am), a local driver will be there to greet you. The driver will be collecting several other passengers who are also traveling to Sapa. Enjoy a transfer to Sapa by minibus, a journey of approximately 1 hour, showcasing breathtaking landscapes along the route. Take advantage of the free morning to unwind and explore this captivating mountainside town. If the weather permits, revel in unobstructed views of the expansive rice terraces that gracefully descend the mountainside. Alternatively, appreciate the mystical mists that often envelop the Sapa hillsides.In the afternoon, embark on a guided 2-3 hour moderate trek downhill to the hilltribe villages of Cat Cat, following a paved path and passing by a scenic waterfall. These villages are inhabited by the H'mong people, who migrated from China around 300 years ago. Recognizable by their dark-blue or black attire, the dye for which is derived from the native indigo plant, the H'mong women wear long aprons with embroidered waistcoats and don turban-like hats, while the men don black skullcaps. During your journey, you may encounter local H’mong traders known for their persistent and assertive sales techniques. Understand that their approach stems from the competitive nature of business, and only make purchases if you are inclined to do so. In the late afternoon, return to Sapa and spend the night at a hotel.Accommodation: Hotel
Day 3

Day 3: Sapa Trek

After securing your main luggage at the Sapa hotel, embark on a guided trek lasting approximately six hours (covering around 12 - 15 kilometers). Traverse buffalo paths, trails, and pass through various hilltribe villages inhabited by ethnic groups like the Red Zao and Tay people. This mesmerizing trek meanders through breathtaking landscapes adorned with graceful rice paddy terraces. Exercise caution as the path may feature uneven slopes, muddy sections, and rocky inclines. The picturesque rural scenes resemble pages from a storybook, and you'll have the pleasure of interacting with some of the warmest locals. Pause for lunch along the route and spend the night in the home of a H'Mong family in Ta Van Mong Village.Upon arrival, take some time to explore the village, strolling down to witness locals paddling in the Muong Hoa River and observing Hmong individuals cruising on their motorbikes. Enjoy a complimentary dinner featuring delightful Vietnamese dishes, prepared by your hospitable hosts.Accommodation: Homestay
Day 4

Day 4: Sapa/Overnight Train

After a nourishing and energizing early breakfast, commence a 2-3 hour walk to Su Pan Village. Although today's trek is shorter, the scenery remains stunning. Follow the path to Giang Ta Chai village of the Red Dzao minority, navigating between terraces and through bamboo forests. Traverse waterfalls where buffalo may seek relief from the heat and cross a suspension bridge. Take in the surroundings and cherish the last moments in this incredible setting. Cross the Muong Hoa River, then ascend the mountain to explore the final village of the trek – Su Pan. Consider grabbing a quick bowl of pho before meeting your vehicle for the 30-minute drive back to Sapa.Upon arrival in Sapa, enjoy a free afternoon to explore the town. Treat yourself to a massage to soothe trek-tired muscles, explore the local market offering produce, herbal remedies, and very fresh meats, purchase any Hilltribe crafts that caught your eye, or relax with a drink while admiring the misty mountains. A local driver will pick you up from your Sapa hotel between 5-5.30 pm for the transfer back to the Lao Cai train station in the late afternoon (approximately 1 hour). You'll have some free time for an optional dinner before boarding the overnight train to Hanoi. Boarding begins around 7.30 pm for an 8.30 pm departure (journey time approximately 8 hours).Accommodation: Overnight sleeper train
Day 5

Day 5: Hanoi

Your journey concludes upon reaching Hanoi train station in the early morning (around 5 am). The remainder of the day is yours to embrace the vibrancy of this dynamic city, which encapsulates the essence of contemporary Vietnam.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

OptionPrivate TourSmall GroupHotel
 Standard727 USD327 USD3star
Deluxe927 USD527 USD4star
INCLUDES:

* all nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Boat trips  and
Halong Bay.
* 2 domestic flights.
* Sightseeing as specified
* Expert Vietnamese local guides
throughout.

EXCLUDES:
  • Hotel EARLY check in & LATE check out
  • Peak season surcharge & compulsory dinner at the hotel (if any)
  • International flights with taxes
  • Entry permit or Passport Fees
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips, laundry and gratuities
  • Meals not marked on itinerary, and water during meals

Children Policy

  • The rate for children applicable for one child sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults
  • For infant (<04 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost
  • 04 – 11 years old without bed: 50% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old with extra bed: 75% adult rate
  • 04 – 11 years old in twin share: 90% adult rate

Responsible Travel

Indochina Royal Travel practices a thorough, realistic Responsible Travel Policy, full details of which can be found in our website – Click here.

Q & A : Before You Go