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Romance of Northern Vietnam 9 days

Romance of Northern Vietnam 9 days

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Summary

Vietnam – Hanoi – Sapa – Muong Hoa Valley – Ta Phin Village – Halong Bay

If you seek a getaway tailored for couples, our “Romance of Northern Vietnam” tour might be the ideal choice. Crafted exclusively for you and your partner, this itinerary promises to create and share unforgettable moments. Over nine days, immerse yourselves in the awe-inspiring landscapes of Hanoi, Sapa, and Halong Bay, offering a chance to weave cherished memories together. Don’t miss this opportunity to embark on a journey that could etch lifelong memories with your beloved. Book our tour now, and let us curate the most romantic experience for your honeymoon!

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

Direct transfer to your Hanoi hotel awaits upon arrival. Check-in time is at 14:00, and early check-in options are available with an additional charge. Enjoy leisure time in Hanoi and consider joining our optional tours showcasing cultural performances and food exploration, such as: Water Puppet Show: A distinctive aquatic spectacle depicting local rural life. My Village Show: Performers use a dance style reminiscent of a circus to narrate tales from northern Vietnam. Hanoi Street Food Tour: Delve into authentic Vietnamese cuisine, sampling traditional foods ranging from lesser-known to renowned dishes. Hanoi Cooking Class Half Day: Embrace the role of a culinary expert in Vietnamese cuisine, participating in our engaging cooking sessions and experimenting with handpicked ingredients. Note: Kindly assemble at Pole No.10 (Outside the Terminal Gate) to connect with our representatives. Meals: Not Applicable Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi
Day 2

Day 2: Hanoi half day city tour - Night train to Lao Cai

*) Depending on your schedule, you have the option to embark on a Hanoi city tour in the morning or afternoon, either by car or motorcycle. The tour's route will be tailored to the preferences of the travelers who book the excursion. Morning: Begin with breakfast at your hotel. *) Commence the Hanoi city tour: Explore the Temple of Literature, the iconic One Pillar Pagoda, the Mausoleum of President Ho Chi Minh, and his humble stilt house. (Please note: These sites are observed from the exterior; closed on Mon and Fri, and during Jun - Aug) Journey to the ancient Tran Quoc Buddhist Pagoda situated on West Lake, boasting a history dating back to the sixth century. Delight in a meal at an authentic Hanoi restaurant. Return to the hotel for relaxation. Evening: 21:00: Transfer to Hanoi train station for an overnight journey to Lao Cai on Vietnam's most luxurious and comfortable train. The train is scheduled to depart around 21:35. Notes: Our tour guide will not accompany you on the train journey. Train schedules are subject to change. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Overnight train to Lao Cai
Day 3

Day 3: Lao Cai - Sapa - Sapa highlights

Morning: Between 05:30 - 06:00: Arrival at Lao Cai Train Station, followed by a private car transfer to your Sapa hotel, approximately a 1-hour journey. Check-in at the hotel. Your specially reserved room will be adorned with roses, candles, chocolates, and a bottle of wine, crafting a delightful memory for your honeymoon. Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Take some time to rest after the long train journey. Noon: Indulge in a private lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon: Embark on a brief excursion to the Tram Ton Pass, the highest point along the Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range. Marvel at the breathtaking vistas of the northwest Vietnamese mountains, embracing the natural beauty. Pause at the Thac Bac, Silver Waterfalls, a prominent attraction in the vicinity. On the return journey to Sapa, stop once again to visit the Thac Bac, Silver Waterfalls, a beloved local highlight. Meals: Breakfast, Brunch Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
Day 4

Day 4: Muong Hoa Valley visit

Morning: Start your day with breakfast at the hotel. Continue your journey from Sapa to explore some of the villages nestled in the Muong Hoa valley, offering stunning vistas of terraced fields, a waterfall, and invigorating fresh air. Pause at Lao Chai village, inhabited by the Hmong people, renowned for their skilled hand weaving and the mesmerizing terrace rice fields in Sapa. Explore Ta Van village, home to the Giay ethnic group. Wander through the terraced landscapes and trails, immersing yourself in the diverse cultures of the hill tribes. Noon: Return to Sapa by car for a relaxing lunch. Enjoy leisure time for relaxation or explore shopping opportunities in town for the remainder of the day. Visit Ham Rong Mountain to witness the panoramic view of Fansipan, known as "the rooftop of Southeast Asia," and relish the romantic misty scenery overlooking the entire town. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
Day 5

Day 5: Sapa free day

Morning: Begin your day with breakfast at the hotel. Discover Sapa at your leisure, exploring its charms independently. Noon: Check out from the hotel and savor a delightful lunch. Afternoon: Journey to the Ecolodge Resort, a stunning and romantic retreat perched above the Muong Hoa Valley. Admire the breathtaking vistas spanning across picturesque valleys inhabited by the Tay and Red Dao ethnic minorities. Enjoy a day of relaxation and leisure. Dinner: Indulge in a buffet-style dinner. Retreat to your private bungalow for an overnight stay. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
Day 6

Day 6: Hill tribes visits - Transfer back to Hanoi by limousine bus

Morning: Enjoy breakfast at the lodge. Take a brief excursion to Ta Phin village, known as the village of the Red Dao community. Delight in free time to explore Sapa independently. Noon: Relish a satisfying lunch before your departure for Hanoi. Afternoon: Between 15:00 - 15:30: Board a shared limousine bus arranged for your transfer back to Hanoi. Anticipate arriving at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter between 21:00 - 21:30. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi
Day 7

Day 7: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Overnight on board

Morning: Start your day with breakfast at the hotel. Depart for Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its breathtaking natural scenery. Complete the check-in process and embark on a scenic cruise around Halong Bay. Noon: Delight in a delectable seafood lunch served onboard while marveling at the thousands of limestone islands and caves emerging from the pristine, crystalline waters. Afternoon: Engage in various activities aboard the boat to uncover the bay's beauty, which may include cave exploration, kayaking, or a refreshing swim in the sea. Return to the cruise ship. Evening: Enjoy a delightful dinner onboard and spend the night. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Picnic Lunch Accommodation: Cruise in Halong Bay
Day 8

Day 8: Halong Bay - Hanoi

Morning: Engage in a morning Tai-chi class. Enjoy a light breakfast aboard the cruise. Explore the final attraction of Halong Bay before cabin check-out. Noon: Indulge in an early lunch during the return journey to the main dock. Commence the transfer back to Hanoi. Afternoon: Arrival in Hanoi. Utilize free time to explore Hanoi Old Quarter and savor Vietnamese street food. Meals: Breakfast, Brunch Accommodation: Not Applicable
Day 9

Day 9: Hanoi departure

Morning: Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Await your transfer to the airport with the driver. Board your departure flight. This marks the conclusion of the tour. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Not Applicable

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PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard
959 USD
559 USD
3star
Deluxe 1159 USD 759 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.

*Boat trips on Halong Bay.

* 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

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Q & A : Before You Go

Experience Vietnamese Food 9 days

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What's Included?

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

Summary

Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hoi An – Tra Que Village – Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta

Explore Vietnam’s culinary diversity and renowned landmarks through our immersive 9-day gastronomic journey. Perfect for food enthusiasts, this tour unveils the intricacies of Vietnamese cuisine while treating you to breathtaking landscapes and cultural richness.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

Meet our tour guide at Noi Bai Airport for your transfer to our designated hotel in Hanoi. Check-in is available after 14:00. For early check-in, please contact us in advance; additional charges may apply. Meals: Not Applicable Accommodation: Hanoi Hotel Please rendezvous at Pole No.10 (Outside the Terminal Gate) to meet our guides as the airport tends to be crowded. In case of difficulty locating our representative, kindly reach out to us for assistance.
Day 2

Day 2: Hanoi Full-day City Tour and Food Tour

Morning & Afternoon: Explore Hanoi's Cityscape 8:00-8:30: Tour commencement Discover various iconic Hanoi landmarks, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature, and Hoan Kiem Lake, providing insight into customs, history, and local life. Immerse yourself in the vibrant pulse of Hanoi's Old Quarter, experiencing the city's lively rhythm. Evening: Culinary Stroll 17:30: Commencement of the tour Indulge in delectable local delicacies such as "Bun Bo" (Sauteed Beef Rice Vermicelli), "Banh Cuon" (Steamed Rice Rolls), "Banh Mi," the renowned Egg Coffee, and an array of other mouthwatering dishes. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Hanoi Hotel
Day 3

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay - Overnight on Cruise

Morning: Between 8:00 and 8:30: Following breakfast at the hotel, prepare for pickup and departure for Halong Bay Discover Halong Bay's scenic beauty via boat while relishing local seafood cuisine Afternoon: Engage in diverse activities like exploring caves, kayaking, or indulging in a swim within the bay's waters Return to the vessel for relaxation, dinner, and an overnight stay onboard Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Halong Bay Cruise
Day 4

Day 4: Halong Bay Sightseeing – Fly to Da Nang – Hoi An

Morning: Participate in an early morning Tai Chi class Explore the breathtaking caves within Halong Bay Return to the cruise for lunch and then journey back to the main dock Proceed to Noi Bai airport for the flight to Danang Afternoon & Evening: Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel in Hoi An for check-in and overnight rest Meals: Breakfast, Brunch Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 5

Day 5: Tra Que Vegetable Village Half day

Morning: Between 8:00 and 8:30, accompany the tour guide to the bicycle shop for bicycle pickup. Cycle to a nearby farm in Tra Que and engage in farming activities alongside local farmers. Pause for a break and join the host family in preparing lunch, savoring local delicacies like "tam huu" spring rolls and "banh xeo" pancakes. After lunch, rest briefly and then learn the art of vegetable harvesting and wrapping. Afternoon: Return to Hoi An for relaxation. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 6

Day 6: Hoi An Walking Food Tour

Morning: Indulge in leisure time of your choice. Afternoon & Evening: Commence the tour between 3:00 PM and 4:00 PM. Visit local food stalls to relish authentic Hoi An dishes like Banh Mi, Cao Lau, Banh Beo, Banh Khot, Balut, and local coffee. Following the tour, wander independently through the Ancient Town or return to the hotel. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 7

Day 7: Hoi An - Flight to Ho Chi Minh city

Morning: Between 8:00 and 8:30, following breakfast, proceed with transport to Hue airport for a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon landing at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, make your way to the designated hotel within the city. Check-in and explore the city at your leisure. Afternoon & Evening: Relax and enjoy your leisure time. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Ho Chi Minh Hotel
Day 8

Day 8: Full day Discover Mekong Delta

Morning: Between 8:00 and 8:30, embark on the boat. Explore the Ham Luong River, a tributary of the Mekong, via boat. Visit various local craft workshops, such as coconut processing facilities and mat weaving houses. Immerse in the peaceful ambiance of a serene Delta village. Experience a ride on the traditional “xe loi” to venture into the deep forest. Explore fruit orchards and savor a delightful meal comprising dishes like elephant-ear fish and river shrimp, along with refreshing cold drinks or beers. Afternoon: Relax with a leisurely trip along the narrow canals aboard a sampan boat. Return to the hotel in Ho Chi Minh around 17:00. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh
Day 9

Day 9: Ho Chi Minh Departure

Morning: Relish a relaxed morning on your final day in Ho Chi Minh City. Indulge in breakfast at the hotel’s restaurant. Afternoon: Proceed to the airport for your return journey home. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Not Applicable Check-out is scheduled for 12:00 noon. Late check-out is available for an additional fee.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1328 USD
928 USD
3star
Deluxe 1528 USD 1128 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.

*Boat trips on the Mekong Delta and Halong Bay.
* 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

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Travel Facts

Q & A : Before You Go

Vietnam Local Motorbike Adventure 9 days

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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 – Hanoi – Mekong Delta – Hoi An – Halong Bay – Ninh Binh

For enthusiasts of adventure, our 9-Day Vietnam Local Motorbike Adventure promises an unparalleled chance to discover the allure of breathtaking landscapes and encounter hospitable locals spanning from the northern to the southern regions of the country. Moreover, a night on our deluxe cruise awaits you as we navigate the scenic Halong Bay. Embark on a distinctive exploration of Vietnam!

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh city arrival

Afternoon Our guide will meet you at the airport and then transport you to the centrally located hotel. Check-in time is at 14:00. (If you wish to secure an early check-in, an additional charge will be incurred.) Enjoy leisure time in Ho Chi Minh City. There are several optional tours available for your consideration: Half-Day Ho Chi Minh City Tour Indulge in a Luxury Dinner Cruise on the Saigon River Explore Saigon's Nightlife on a Motorbike Tour. Meals: NA Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City Please locate Pole No.10 (Outside the Terminal gate) as the airport can be crowded. Contact your travel consultant if you have difficulty finding our representative.
Day 2

Day 2: Cu Chi Tunels Boat & Vespa City Tour

Morning At approximately 7:00 AM, be collected from your hotel for a speedboat journey to the Cu Chi tunnels, providing a glimpse into local life along the river. Delve into the extensive system of underground Cu Chi tunnels, exploring storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, living areas, command centers, and numerous intricate trap doors. Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch by the river. Return to Ho Chi Minh City via the elegant speedboat. Afternoon Around 1:00 PM, a chauffeur will fetch you on a meticulously restored vintage Vespa from Tan Cang pier. Navigate the vibrant streets of Saigon like a local, discovering sites you might not find on your own. Return to your hotel by 4:30 PM. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh Activities: - Speedboat excursion to Cu Chi tunnels Explore the Cu Chi tunnels City Vespa tour
Day 3

Day 3: Mekong Delta Discover Flight to Da Nang/ Hoi An

Morning At 7:30 AM, commence the journey to Cai Be. By 9:30 AM, explore Cai Be Catholic Church and Cao Dai Temple. Observe local life both on land and in the water, immersing yourself in the surroundings. Proceed to the orchid gardens to savor delicious fresh fruits and experience traditional "tai-tu music." Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant on Tan Phong Island. Afternoon Embark on a cycling excursion around the island, visiting traditional handicraft workshops producing handbags, rice papers, and more. Connect with local students in the village. Take a ferry boat with local residents to traverse the Tien River. Around 4:00 PM, return to Ho Chi Minh to catch a flight to Da Nang and complete check-in at a Hoi An hotel. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An Activities: - Visit Cai Be Catholic Church and Cao Dai Temple Explore Cai Be land and floating market Participate in traditional handicraft workshops Interact with local students in the village
Day 4

Day 4: Hoi An Food Tour by Motobike

Afternoon At approximately 3:00 PM, the tour guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel for a delightful foodie tour, exploring the delectable cuisine of Hoi An. Embark on a culinary journey, visiting a variety of establishments, from restaurants to charming alleys and local businesses. Indulge in the following Hoi An specialties: Hoi An Beef Noodle Soup (Bun Bo) Vietnamese coffee prepared in the local style Banh My Madam Queen Banh Khot Balut, and more. Explore Tra Que vegetable village, home to over 220 farmers cultivating a diverse array of 20 vegetables and herbs. Conclude the evening at a local riverside restaurant, savoring a special dinner and partaking in the "Nhau" style of enjoying a unique beer. Return to the hotel and enjoy free time to further explore the town. Meals: Breakfast, Dinner Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An Activities: - Visit renowned local eateries
Day 5

Day 5: Hoi An Vespa Tour

Morning At 8:00 AM, your designated chauffeur will collect you from your accommodation in Hoi An and facilitate your journey to the rendezvous point, where you will rendezvous with your designated group for the forthcoming tour. Embark on our Vespa excursion, traversing well-trodden paths that wind through the rustic hinterlands, navigating along the riverbank to reach an Ancestral House, and paying a visit to a traditional boat builders' workshop. Immerse yourself in the captivating panorama of rice paddocks and pastoral landscapes, making intermittent stops to partake in activities such as mat weaving, farming demonstrations, or the crafting of rice crackers and noodles. Journey towards the coastal areas, navigating trails flanked by white sandy beaches and pine groves. Savor delectable snacks, relish organic drip coffee at a local village café, and gain insights into the delicate art of coffee roasting. The subsequent destination is the summit of Cua Dai bridge, commanding awe-inspiring panoramic vistas of Hoi An. Around noon, we reach trails enveloped by water coconut palm trees, where a delightful lunch awaits in an idyllic setting. Anticipate your return to the hotel by approximately 1:00 PM. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 6

Day 6: Flight to Hanoi - Hanoi City Tour by Motorbike

Morning Begin your day by taking a flight from Da Nang to Hanoi and proceed to the hotel located in the heart of the city to complete the check-in process. Afternoon Between 1:00 PM and 1:30 PM, your designated tour guide will pick you up to commence the Hanoi City Tour. During the tour, you will explore: Long Bien Bridge or Chuong Duong Bridge Hanoi Opera House Hoan Kiem Lake St. Joseph's Cathedral Hoa Lo Prison West Lake Indulge in the exquisite flavors of Egg Coffee at Café Giang on Yen Phu Street, and savor a delightful dinner in the historic Hanoi Old Quarter. Meals: Breakfast, Dinner Accommodation: Hanoi Hotel Activities: - Motorbike city tour Please note that the provided itinerary is subject to alterations based on the prevailing weather conditions and traffic on the day of the tour.
Day 7

Day 7: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Overnight on Cruise

Morning Following your morning meal, at 8:00 AM, your designated driver will collect you from your lodgings and facilitate your transfer to Halong Bay, an acclaimed World Heritage site celebrated for its extraordinary natural allure. Upon arrival, a cordial reception awaits you from the boat crew, where you will proceed to complete the check-in process. Subsequently, indulge in the delectable offerings of local seafood served onboard as the vessel gracefully navigates the bay. Post-lunch and a brief respite, contingent on the cruise's specific itinerary, engage in various onboard activities such as cave exploration, kayaking, or a refreshing swim in the crystalline waters. Dedicate time to relaxation and partake in an evening repast onboard. Retire for the night on the cruise. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Halong Cruise Activities: - Exploration of caves Kayaking Swimming/Sunbathing Please note that our tour guide will not accompany you on the cruise, as the crew members onboard are proficient in English and will provide assistance.
Day 8

Day 8: Halong Bay - Hanoi

Morning Rise early at the break of dawn to partake in a Tai Chi session or relish the enchanting sunrise casting its hues over the captivating landscape of Halong Bay. Subsequently, savor a delightful breakfast as the boat leisurely navigates amidst the awe-inspiring rock formations en route to the port. Afternoon Upon disembarking from the cruise, your awaiting driver will transport you to your designated hotel in Hanoi. Enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure, providing you with the opportunity to explore the vibrant city of Hanoi. Meals: Breakfast, Brunch Accommodation: Hanoi Hotel Activities: - Tai Chi class City exploration
Day 9

Day 9: Hanoi Departure

Morning Enjoy a leisurely morning at your own pace. Your accommodation remains at your disposal until noon. Our chauffeur will facilitate your transfer to the airport for your departing flight. This concludes our services. Meals: Not Applicable Accommodation: Not Applicable

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PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1658 USD
1258 USD
3star
Deluxe 1858 USD 1458 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.

*Boat trips on the Mekong Delta and Halong Bay.
* 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.

Travel Facts

Q & A : Before You Go

Hill Tribes of Northern Vietnam - Private Tour 9 days

Hill Tribes of Northern Vietnam – Private Tour 9 days

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What's Included?

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

Summary

Hanoi – Mu Cang Chai – Sapa – Bac Ha Market – Hoang Su Phi – Ha Giang – Dong Van – Meo Vac – Ba Be lake – Ban Gioc Waterfall

Embark on an extended exploration of Vietnam with the 9-day Private Hill Tribe of Northern Vietnam tour. This carefully crafted itinerary captures the essence of Northern Vietnam, offering gentle adventure experiences and off-the-beaten-path excursions that steer clear of crowded tourist routes.

Immerse yourself in the serene ambiance and captivating natural beauty, all while delving into the rich cultures of the indigenous people in Northern Vietnam.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi - Nghia Lo

Morning Depart from Hanoi Old Quarter for a transfer to Nghia Lo Explore Duong Lam Ancient Village, designated as a National Cultural Monument, showcasing distinctive architecture in its ancient houses, historical temples, and the richness of Confucian cultural heritage Indulge in a delightful lunch at a local residence Take a moment to unwind with a brief nap Afternoon Experience the serene charm of the rural countryside, adorned with picturesque paddy fields and tea plantations Marvel at the sight of corn or maize fields nestled amidst the karst limestone formations Evening Overnight stay in a traditional stilt house within a Thai family's homestead in Nghia Lo Meals: Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Homestay in Nghia Lo
Day 2

Day 2: Nghia Lo - Mu Cang Chai

Morning / Afternoon Awaken to the invigorating freshness and tranquility of the countryside Kickstart your day with a delightful and nourishing breakfast Complete the check-out process Embark on a journey to Nam Co village to immerse in the traditional customs and daily life of the H’Mong people Proceed to explore Mam Soi and La Pan Tan terrace rice fields Take a leisurely stroll to a higher vantage point and bask in the unobstructed panoramic views Evening Indulge in a delectable dinner featuring unique cultural dishes, thoughtfully prepared by local residents Retire for the night at Mrs. Chons’s Homestay in Kim Noi Village Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Homestay in Kim Noi Village
Day 3

Day 3: Mu Cang Chai - Sapa

Morning Prepare for a day of exploration after indulging in a delightful breakfast Depart from Mu Cang Chai, passing through Tan Uyen, en route to Sapa Marvel at the breathtaking vistas of the rural countryside, adorned with majestic mountains and serene rice fields Savor a delicious lunch upon reaching Sapa Afternoon Enjoy leisure time to discover the charms of Sapa for the remainder of the day Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
Day 4

Day 4: Sapa - Bac Ha market - Hoang Su Phi

Morning Reach Bac Ha market and commence your exploration Immerse yourself in the vibrant trading culture that showcases the distinctive costumes of various minority groups, creating a colorful spectacle in the market NOTE: Bac Ha market is open only on Sundays; an alternative market will be visited if Bac Ha is closed Enjoy a satisfying lunch at a local restaurant Afternoon Explore the captivating Hoang A Tuong Palace, a remarkable architectural marvel blending baroque and oriental design elements Continue the journey to Ban Phung village, situated atop a small mountain road Encounter the La Chi ethnic people and marvel at their traditional attire, featuring black knee-length skirts and jackets adorned with delicate embroidery Evening Descend to Hoang Su Phi for a delightful dinner Overnight stay in a homestay Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Homestay in Hoang Su Phi
Day 5

Day 5: Hoang Su Phi - Ha Giang

Morning / Afternoon Enhance your fascinating journey by exploring Tan Su Phin Pass and Cong Troi Pass, two of the most captivating mountain passes in Northern Vietnam. Marvel at the breathtaking landscapes and capture memorable moments through your camera lens. Enjoy a delightful lunch at a nearby local eatery en route to Ha Giang. Evening Immerse yourself in the authentic cultural experience by spending the night at a traditional stilt house belonging to the Tay ethnic group. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Homestay in Ha Giang
Day 6

Day 6: Ha Giang - Dong Van - Meo Vac

Morning Journey to Dong Van via the scenic Cong Troi Pass and then Yen Minh. Explore the historic King's Palace nestled in the H'mong ethnic village of Sa Phin, a remarkable architectural gem dating back to the early 20th century. Discover the wonders of the Karst Plateau Geopark in Dong Van, an enchanting region showcasing expansive limestone landscapes, breathtaking mountain vistas, and the cultural richness of ethnic minorities. Indulge in a delectable lunch within the charming ambiance of one of the ancient houses surrounding the old market area. Stroll through the old market area, immersing yourself in the vibrant hues of the local people's traditional attire. Afternoon Embark on a trek through the awe-inspiring Ma Pi Leng Pass, renowned as one of the most picturesque routes in Vietnam, offering breathtaking views of the river valley. Evening Enjoy an overnight stay in Meo Vac, embracing the authentic local experience. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Homestay in Meo Vac
Day 7

Day 7: Meo Vac - Bao Lac - Cao Bang

Morning / Afternoon Explore Meo Vac, a quaint town inhabited and bustling with various ethnic communities such as Tay, Dao, H'mong, and Lo Lo, each contributing uniquely to the local life. If your visit coincides with a Sunday morning, seize the opportunity to explore the local market, where residents showcase and vend intricately handmade garments. Witness the crafting of indigo-dyed jackets on vintage sewing machines, all adorned in vibrant ethnic attire. Enjoy a delightful lunch at a restaurant in Bao Lac. Immerse yourself in the culture of the Nung ethnic people in Pac Rang, observing their traditional methods of crafting farm tools and practicing the art of blacksmithing. Evening Conclude the day with a satisfying dinner and an overnight stay at a charming local Nung ethnic house. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Homestay in Pac Rang
Day 8

Day 8: Ban Gioc Waterfall - Ba Be Lake

Morning / Afternoon Begin the day with a nourishing breakfast. Journey towards Cao Bang. Discover the awe-inspiring Ban Gioc Waterfall, a natural wonder that stands out as one of the most enchanting destinations in the Northern mountainous region. Capture the beauty through sightseeing and take captivating photographs of the majestic waterfall. Recommendation: Witness the splendor of Ban Gioc Waterfall at its peak beauty, particularly from September to December. Proceed to Nguom Ngao, also known as "Tiger Cave," featuring extraordinary rock formations and stalactites of diverse shapes. Continue the drive to Ba Be National Park, where you can immerse yourself in the tranquility of this natural haven. Evening Conclude the day with a delightful dinner and an overnight stay at a welcoming homestay. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Homestay in Ba Be
Day 9

Day 9: Ba Be Lake - Hanoi

Start the day by fueling up with a hearty breakfast. Embark on a trek to explore the mesmerizing rice fields and reach the Bo Lu boat station. Indulge in a serene experience as you embark on a 3-hour boat cruise across the picturesque Ba Be Lake. For those inclined, take a refreshing dip into the lake for a swimming session. Savor a delicious lunch at a local residence. Conclude the journey with a transfer back to Hanoi, marking the end of this delightful trip. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Not Applicable

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1032 USD 632 USD 3star
Deluxe 1232 USD 832 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.

* 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

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Luxury Saigon And Ancient Hoi An Relaxation 9 days

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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 – Mekong Delta – Da Nang – Hoi An

This 9-day voyage, the Deluxe Saigon And Historic Hoi An Retreat, is tailored for couples and seniors, offering a chance to delve into the essential elements of the ancient town and Ho Chi Minh City. Food aficionados will relish this tour, leading straight to diverse delightful cuisines and the most enticing locations for top-notch food and activities. Prepare yourself, pack your belongings, and embark on an unforgettable vacation!

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival – Night Life Tour on Vespa

Morning Arrive at Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City and proceed to the city center. Afternoon Explore Ho Chi Minh City at your own pace. Night Discover Saigon's vibrant nightlife by cruising on a classic Vespa scooter. Taste local street food and beverages. Ride across the city, crossing the bridge connecting both sides of the Saigon River. Admire the nighttime allure of Saigon from a rooftop bar. Meals: Dinner Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 2

Day 2: Mekong Delta full day

Morning Head towards Ben Tre Province. Discover the local economy with visits to a coconut processing workshop and a mat weaving house along the Ham Luong River during a boat tour. Afternoon Engage in a short walk to experience local life. Explore fruit orchards by traveling through the forest using a 'xe loi' (motorized rickshaw). Savor local delicacies for lunch. Embark on a serene sampan boat journey along the narrow canals. Night Stay overnight at a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 3

Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City – Fly to Da Nang – Hoi An

Morning Discover significant historical sites in Saigon such as Notre Dame Cathedral, the Post Office, and the Presidential Palace. Afternoon Indulge in free exploration around the city, at your own leisurely pace. Board a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang. Upon arrival, meet your local guide and proceed to Hoi An. Night Stay overnight at a hotel in Hoi An. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An
Day 4

Day 4: Hoi An countryside explore rural village

Morning Discover the essence of local life and countryside allure in Hoi An while cruising on a vintage Vespa. Afternoon Observe the making of Banh Dap (a local rice flour dish) and try your hand at creating it. Explore the craftsmanship of local artisans weaving straw mats and crafting fishing boats. Cross the traditional bamboo bridge and explore the vastness of the fish farms. Night Savor a delightful seafood dinner. Stay overnight at a hotel in Hoi An. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An
Day 5

Day 5: Hoi An - Free day

Enjoy a full day at the resort, taking your time to relax. For extra exploration around Hoi An and its surroundings, you can opt for these additional tours at an extra cost: Hoi An: Half-Day Walking City Tour‎: Delve into captivating streets lined with well-preserved historic buildings. Life as a Farmer in Cam Thanh Village: Immerse yourself in the daily life of a farmer in a small rural community. Hoi An Memory Show: An engaging performance showcasing Vietnam's iconic ao dai, narrating the tale of Hoi An from 400 years ago. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An
Day 6

Day 6 : Hoi An - Free day

Experience relaxation at the resort. Opt for the optional half-day excursions in Hoi An, which come with an additional fee: My Son Sanctuary Half-Day Tour: Uncover the secrets of this revered location and immerse yourself in Vietnam's distinct cultural legacy, brimming with enchanting allure. Cooking Class Half-day Tour in Hoi An: Indulge in an evening centered around the culinary traditions of Hoi An, where you can engage in preparing and enjoying genuine local dishes. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 7

Day 7: Hoi An - Free day

Unwind and savor a day of tranquility at the resort. Choose from the supplementary daily excursions, which incur an additional charge: Tra Que Vegetable Village Half Day: Immerse into the daily routine of a Vietnamese farmer in Tra Que village. Cu Lao Cham Full Day Small Group Tour: Revel in the breathtaking beauty of the beach and partake in various outdoor activities. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 8

Day 8: Hoi An - Free day

Take pleasure in a day of personal relaxation at the resort. Choose from the available supplementary daily journeys, subject to an extra charge: Dong Giang Hill Tribe Tour Full Day: Uncover the allure of tea plantations and immerse yourself in the indigenous culture. Hoi An Countryside by Bike: Embark on a half-day cycling expedition to explore the beauty, culture, and history of Hoi An. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hoi An Hotel
Day 9

Day 9: Hoi An – Da Nang Departure

Unwind at your accommodation prior to your departure. Proceed to the airport. Your journey concludes at this point. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Not Applicable

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1095 USD 695 USD 3star
Deluxe 1295 USD 895 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.

*Boat trips on the Mekong Delta and Halong Bay.

* 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

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Central Vietnam Grand Discovery 9 Days – Private Tour

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What's Included?

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

Summary

Da Nang – Hoi An – My Son Sanctuary – Hue – Quang Binh – DMZ – Phong Nha

If capturing moments through photography, exploring diverse cuisines, delving into regional history, relaxing by the beach, or admiring stunning landscapes piques your interest, consider embarking on the 9-day Central Vietnam Grand Discovery. Experience Hue, recognized as the Imperial City, savor delectable local dishes, embark on exhilarating treks through the mesmerizing Phong Nha Caves, and more on this captivating expedition!

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Da Nang Arrival - Hoi An

Upon arrival at Da Nang Airport, you'll receive transportation to your Hoi An hotel. Utilize the remainder of the day to discover Hoi An, whether strolling through its streets or participating in the Hoi An motorbike street food tour to relish authentic local cuisine. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the artistic performance of the Hoi An Memory Show. Meals: Not Applicable Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An
Day 2

Day 2: Hoi An - Tra Que Village

Morning: Gather with the tour guide at the hotel lobby at 8:00 following breakfast. Embark on a short walk to the bicycle shop to acquire your personal bicycle. Cycle to Tra Que local farm and engage in farming activities, including land preparation, fertilization using seaweed sourced from the nearby lake, ground raking, sowing, watering greens, and harvesting. Unwind with a soothing foot massage and herbal foot bath after the gardening session. Collaborate with the host family in preparing lunch, which features local delicacies like tam huu spring rolls and banh xeo. Bid farewell to your gracious host family and return to Hoi An by bicycle. Afternoon: Explore the ancient town by foot. Visit historical sites such as old houses, temples, wooden bridges, museums, and more. Discover hidden gems like the quaint backstreets. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An
Day 3

Day 3: My Son Sanctuary Discovery

Morning: Commence at 8:00 with the tour guide picking you up from the hotel lobby for a half-day excursion to the My Son Sanctuary, a UNESCO-recognized World Cultural Heritage site. The journey takes approximately 1 hour. Delve into the exploration of the clusters of ancient temples in ruins. Gain insights into the history of the Champa Kingdom. Visit the Sa Huynh Champa Culture Museum in Tra Kieu. Return to the hotel. Afternoon: Enjoy the entire afternoon at your leisure to discover Hoi An. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An
Day 4

Day 4: Hoi An - Hue

Morning/Afternoon: At 8:00, be ready for pick-up from your Hoi An hotel. Embark on a shuttle bus journey to Hue, approximately 3 hours away, capturing scenic vistas along the way. Admire the picturesque landscapes during the ride. Commence the Cyclo Street Food Tour by riding a cyclo from your hotel, traversing the historic Trang Tien Bridge. Immerse yourself in the vibrant street atmosphere, observing the daily routines of the local populace. Explore the Ho Chi Minh Memorial House at 112 Mai Thuc Loan St, where President Ho Chi Minh resided with his family from 1895 to 1901. Delight in sampling Hue's local delicacies such as Hue beef vermicelli soup (Bun Bo Hue), Hue Pancake (banh khoai), Filtered tapioca dumplings (banh bot loc), water fern cake (banh beo), steamed shrimp rice cake (banh nam), and sticky rice dumplings (banh ram it). Evening: Engage in shopping, photography, and sightseeing at the Hue night market. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Hue
Day 5

Day 5: Half-day Hue City Tour

Morning: Commence the city tour at 8:00. Embark on a boat journey to Thien Mu Pagoda, renowned for its captivating and ancient architectural design, representing a significant place of worship in Vietnam. Explore Dong Ba Market, the largest marketplace in Hue. Visit the Imperial Citadel, an enclosed and fortified structure within the citadel of Hue, serving as the former imperial capital of Vietnam during the Nguyen dynasty. Afternoon: Enjoy leisure time to further explore Hue after the conclusion of the tour around 12:00 at the hotel. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Hue
Day 6

Day 6: Hue - Dong Hoi

Following breakfast at the hotel, embark on a 3-hour train journey to Dong Hoi. Upon arrival, proceed to the designated hotel in Dong Hoi city. Make the most of your leisure time to discover the city at your own pace. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Dong Hoi, Quang Binh
Day 7

Day 7: Dong Hoi - DMZ

Morning: At 8:00, the tour guide and driver will pick you up from your Dong Hoi hotel and transfer you to the Vinh Moc tunnels, approximately a 2.5-hour journey. Along the way, there are recommended stops at small churches and former US Bases. Traverse the DMZ, crossing the Ben Hai river via the Hien Luong Bridge. Explore a museum showcasing war photographs and memorabilia. Embark on a captivating tour of the Vinh Moc Tunnels, exploring passages, observing immense bomb craters, a remarkable fighting trench, and even venturing into the tunnels themselves. Witness the modest living quarters, food and weapon storage areas, and the village school that sustained inhabitants. Proceed to Cua Tung Beach for some leisure time to swim and enjoy a picnic lunch by the seaside. Afternoon: Return to your hotel in Dong Hoi. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Dong Hoi, Quang Binh
Day 8

Day 8: Phong Nha Cave - Paradise Cave

Morning: Commence at 8:00 for the Phong Nha and Paradise Cave excursion from Dong Hoi following breakfast at the hotel. Venture deep into the jungle, experiencing the authentic wilderness of Vietnam. Embark on a 25-minute boat journey to reach the Phong Nha Cave, renowned for its magnificent rock formations, known as a water cave. Enjoy a delightful lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon: Explore the Paradise Cave, acknowledged as the longest dry cave in Asia and acclaimed as one of the world's most stunning caves. Return to the hotel in town following your exploration of the Paradise Cave. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Dong Hoi, Quang Binh
Day 9

Day 9: Quang Binh Departure

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before proceeding to the airport for your next flight. Meal: Breakfast Accommodation: Not Applicable

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 699 USD 299 USD 3star
Deluxe 899 USD 499 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* 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

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Vietnam And Cambodia At A Glance 9 Days

Vietnam And Cambodia At A Glance 9 Days

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What's Included?

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

Summary

Hanoi – Halong Bay – Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels – Mekong Delta – Siem Reap – Angkor Wat

For those fascinated by the allure, heritage, and richness of Indochina, this 9-day journey through Vietnam and Cambodia offers an ideal exploration. Delve into the captivating ambiance of Hanoi, blending unique charm with ancient history, and cruise amidst the thousands of limestone islands and caves of Halong Bay. Immerse yourself in the vibrant rhythm of life in Ho Chi Minh City. Explore the renowned Angkor Wat temples in Siem Reap, a welcoming and tourist-friendly city in Cambodia. Join us in unraveling the diverse cultures, people, and landscapes that define the essence of Vietnam and Cambodia.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

Morning / Afternoon Our designated tour guide will escort you to the pre-booked hotel. Check-in time is at 2 pm; early check-in may require an additional surcharge. Optional: Take a leisure break at the hotel to recover from your journey. Explore more of Vietnam's capital with our optional activities: Thang Long Water Puppet Show: Experience a traditional water puppet performance depicting Vietnamese folklore. Vietnamese Cooking Class or Food Tour: Indulge in the delightful flavors of Vietnamese cuisine and discover the art of cooking traditional dishes. Meals: NA Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi Our tour guide will be waiting for you at Pole No.10 (Outside the Terminal Gate) upon airport arrival. The departure time for the half-day tour (by car or motorbike) will depend on availability and may be scheduled either in the morning or afternoon.
Day 2

Day 2: Hanoi City Tour Half day

Morning / Afternoon The timing of the departure, either in the morning or afternoon, will be determined based on availability. A half-day tour can be arranged, with options for transportation by car or motorbike. At 8:00 am or 13:30 pm: Explore the Temple of Literature, a renowned historical complex in Hanoi, marking Vietnam’s first national university. Visit the One Pillar Pagoda, an iconic temple situated in a lake, featuring a square structure resting on a stone pillar resembling a lotus flower. Tour the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the final resting place of Vietnam's revered leader. Discover the Tran Quoc Pagoda, the oldest Buddhist temple in Hanoi, boasting a history of over 1500 years. Evening Enjoy dinner at a local Vietnamese restaurant and unwind for the remainder of the day. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi Activities: - Explore ancient landmarks: Temple of Literature and One Pillar Pagoda. Visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Explore the Tran Quoc Pagoda. Car tours are available upon customer request.
Day 3

Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay Cruise

Morning Begin your day with breakfast at the hotel, followed by a pick-up from our tour guide for your journey to Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Complete the check-in procedures upon arrival at the cruise, where you'll receive a warm welcome with a refreshing drink. Delight in the mesmerizing views of the emerald waters and the myriad towering limestone islands scattered throughout Halong Bay. Savor a delectable lunch featuring an array of fresh seafood. Afternoon Engage in various activities offered by the cruise, such as kayaking, swimming, or exploring fascinating caves. Evening Indulge in a sumptuous dinner on the cruise. Unwind with a drink on the sun deck or partake in the enchanting night squid fishing. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Overnight on cruise Activities: - Enjoy sightseeing. Participate in kayaking, swimming, and squid fishing. Please note that specific activities may vary depending on the cruise itinerary. For additional details, feel free to contact us. - It's important to note that our tour guide will not accompany you on the cruise. Knowledgeable cruise staff fluent in English will assist you throughout the Halong Bay excursion.
Day 4

Day 4: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Flight To Ho Chi Minh City

Morning Immerse yourself in the vibrant sunrise and commence the day with a brief Tai Chi session. Following a delightful breakfast, embark on a guided exploration of the captivating caves within the bay. Enjoy an early lunch upon your return. Head back to the cruise port and transfer to Hanoi. Between 12:00 and 12:30, you will be transported to Hanoi airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Afternoon Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat Airport, our driver will be there to take you to a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. Evening Complete the check-in process at the hotel and unwind for the remainder of the day. Meals: Breakfast, Brunch Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh Activities: - Partake in a Tai Chi lesson. Delve deeper into the exploration of the bay.
Day 5

Day 5: Cu Chi Tunnels - Sightseeing Tour

Morning Commence the day at 8:00 am with a journey to Cu Chi Tunnels, an interconnected tunnel system situated approximately 60km north of Ho Chi Minh City. Delve into the underground tunnels, gaining profound insights into the history of the Vietnam War. Optionally, seize the opportunity to handle a real firearm with the available firing-gun services (at an additional charge). Savor lunch at a local restaurant before returning to Ho Chi Minh City. Afternoon At 1:30 pm, visit the Reunification Palace, a significant symbol of Saigon's liberation. Immerse yourself in the colonial architectural ambiance of Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Post Office. Take a leisurely stroll through a local market, acquiring souvenirs and experiencing the warmth and friendliness of the local people. Retreat to your hotel and unwind for the remainder of the day. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh Activities: - Explore the Cu Chi Tunnels. Tour Reunification Palace, Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and Old Post Office. Wander through a local market.
Day 6

Day 6: Full Day Trip To Mekong Delta

Morning: At 08:00, you will be conveyed from your hotel to Ben Tre Province. Delight in the scenic beauty of Ham Luong River by boat, making halts at local workplaces. Bask in the serene moments while strolling through the village in the Mekong Delta. Journey to fruit orchards via a xe loi, a form of motorized rickshaw. Afternoon: Embark on a sampan ride to navigate the narrow canals. Around 17:00, return to your hotel and unwind. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh Activities: - Explore Ben Tre Province and Ham Luong River. Traverse fruit orchards. Navigate through canals.
Day 7

Day 7: Ho Chi Minh - Fly To Siem Reap

Morning: Enjoy leisure time for self-exploration of the city. Check out from the hotel by noon. Late check-out is possible with an additional fee, subject to room availability. Afternoon: Transfer to Ho Chi Minh City Airport for a flight to Siem Reap. Upon arrival at Siem Reap Airport, transfer to your hotel. Engage in a city tour visiting Angkor National Museum and Preah Ang Chek Preah Ang Chorm Shrine. Return to the hotel after a fulfilling day. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap Activities: - Explore Angkor National Museum and Preah Ang Chek Preah Ang Chorm Shrine.
Day 8

Day 8: Siem Reap Temple Discovery Tour

Morning Begin the day at 8:00 am with a visit to Ta Prohm Temple, a sprawling temple complex from the Khmer empire renowned for its appearance in the blockbuster film "Tomb Raider." Continue the journey with a local guide to Angkor Thom, the historic capital of the Great Khmer Empire during the reign of Jayavarman VII. Afternoon At 1:30 pm, explore Angkor Wat, the world's largest religious monument, constructed by King Suryavarman II in the 12th century. Conclude the day by witnessing a breathtaking sunset, either from Angkor Wat or another suitable vantage point. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap Activities: - Tour Ta Prohm Temple and Angkor Thom. Visit Angkor Wat.
Day 9

Day 9: Siem Reap Departure

Feel free to unwind until your scheduled transfer to Siem Reap International Airport for your departure. The tour concludes. Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Not Applicable

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1565 USD 1165 USD 3star
Deluxe 1765 USD 1365 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Boat trips on Halong Bay and Mekong Delta.
* 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

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Vietnam 9 Days- Short time with full Sights – Tui Small Group

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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, Hoi An, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh and Mekong Delta

Embark on an authentic Vietnamese journey encompassing the essence of the country from its northern charm in Hanoi to the vibrant allure of Ho Chi Minh City. Traverse dynamic urban landscapes, serene waterways, ancient imperial remnants, and scenes of colonial grace. Immerse yourself in the picturesque surroundings that bear witness to a rich historical tapestry.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Hanoi city arrival – Hotel check in (Meal: No)

Greetings in Hanoi! Upon your arrival at the airport, you will be warmly welcomed and transported to your hotel in Hanoi. Known as the "Paris of the East," Hanoi is a captivating city that beautifully blends cultural richness and history, reflecting influences from both French and Chinese traditions. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to explore and enjoy the charms of Hanoi. Rest comfortably at your hotel in Hanoi for the night.
Day 2

Day 2: Ninh Binh Sightseeing (Hoa Lu - Trang An - Mua Cave) ( Breakfsat & Lunch)

Situated in Ninh Binh province, approximately 100 km southeast of Hanoi, Hoa Lu and Tam Coc stand out as two of the most enchanting locations in the northern region. Hoa Lu served as the ancient capital of Vietnam for 41 years, from 968 to 1009 CE. Adjacent to Hoa Lu, Tam Coc is often likened to "Ha Long among the rice paddies." Travelers embark on a scenic rowboat journey along the tranquil Tam Coc stream, passing through verdant fields and the bases of mountains, entering caves adorned with surprises like glistening stalactites and stalagmites just above the water. 7:00-7:30 AM: Your hotel in the Old Quarter is the pickup point. Depart for Hoa Lu - Tam Coc, relishing the picturesque rural landscapes along the way. 10:30 AM: Upon arrival in Ninh Binh province, the guide will lead you to explore Hoa Lu, the Ancient Royal capital of Vietnam. Visit Dinh King Temple and Le King Temple, delving into the heroic histories of these two kings during the Chinese Wars in the 10th century. Proceed to Tam Coc (10 km from Hoa Lu). 11:30 AM: Explore Mua Cave (Mua translates to Dance) with a climb of 500 steps to the summit of Mua Mountain. From the top, marvel at the panoramic views of Hoa Lu. 1:00 PM: Enjoy lunch. 2:00 PM: Depart for Trang An Eco-Tourism attraction, featuring stunning landscapes. Board a small boat to traverse Trang An, where majestic limestone cliffs, inviting caves, and scenic countryside unfold, including peaceful streams, rice paddies, and lush green fields. Take a boat trip to explore cave complexes: Sang Cave, Toi Cave, Ba Giot Cave, Nau Ruou, revealing a sense of mystery and wilderness amidst the mountain and river scenery of "Ha Long on land" in Ninh Binh. 5:00 PM: Return to the bus and journey back to Hanoi. 7:30 PM: Arrive in Hanoi, concluding the tour.
Day 3

Day 3: HANOI - TUANCHAU – HALONG BAY - LAN HA BAY (Lunch/ Dinner)

Between 7:30 and 8:00 AM, our bus will collect you for the journey to Halong Bay via the Red River Delta. At 11:45 AM, a warm welcome awaits you at Tuan Chau Harbor in Ha Long Bay. Around 12:00-12:15 PM, our tender will transfer you from the wharf to our luxurious vessel, Sapphire Cruise. Upon boarding, you'll receive a complimentary drink, and our crew will conduct a mandatory safety procedures session. Following this, you're free to check into your cabin and freshen up. Take the opportunity to explore the vessel or enjoy the enchanting scenery. At 1:15 PM, savor a special lunch featuring fresh seafood and a variety of appetizing dishes as we set sail for Lan Ha Bay, passing by Da Chong islet with its century-old French-built lighthouse. By 3:00 PM, as lunch concludes, the cruise navigates through the Cua Van area into Lan Ha Bay, an integral part of Halong Bay. This region boasts extraordinary limestone karst landscapes. Guests can embark on a kayaking adventure and swim in the crystal-clear waters of the bay. By 5:00 PM, return to the main boat, cruising to our overnight anchoring spot. At 6:00 PM, a cooking class unfolds right on the cruise. You'll be guided on how to prepare and make spring rolls. At 7:15 PM, relish a special dinner in the restaurant. From 8:45 PM to midnight, you have free time to unwind with an exotic cocktail or your beverage of choice. Our bar offers an extensive selection of wines, beers, and liquors. It's a delightful spot for guests to relax after a day on the bay. Enjoy various onboard activities such as watching documentary movies, squid fishing, or simply relaxing on our rooftop deck beneath a star-filled sky. Overnight on the boat.
Day 4

Day 4: DARK & BRIGHT CAVE – HA LONG BAY - HANOI (Light Breakfast/Brunch)

6:30 AM: Embrace the beauty of the morning on Lan Ha Bay, regarded as the most enchanting time of the day. Join our daily Tai Chi sessions on the upper deck. Relax with a cup of tea, coffee, or juice anywhere on the boat, and witness the unfolding of the ever-changing and miraculous scenery. 7:00 AM: Begin your day with a light breakfast served in our restaurant, featuring pastries, tea, and coffee. Between 7:45 and 9:00 AM: Embark on the final leg of your journey to Dark & Bright Cave and islets, exploring their wild and mysterious beauty in the heart of the World Heritage site. Return to our main vessel afterward via local rowing boats. 9:30 AM: Check out of your cabin as we approach the mainland. 10:30 AM: Relish a delightful brunch on the boat. 11:30 AM: Board our tender for the return trip to the wharf. Here, your return transfer vehicle awaits to take you back to Hanoi. 12:10 PM: The tour concludes at Tuan Chau Harbor in Halong Bay. 12:30 PM: Take our bus for the journey back to Hanoi. 4:30 PM: Arrive in Hanoi and check in at the hotel.
Day 5

Day 5: HANOI FLIGHT TO DA NANG - HOI AN CITY TOUR – BOAT RIDE – DROP FLOWER LANTERN ( Breakfast )

Morning: Begin your day with a delightful breakfast at the hotel. Take your time to relax and check out. Later, we'll arrange your transfer to Noi Bai Airport for your flight to Da Nang. Upon arriving in Da Nang, our dedicated driver will be there to greet you at the airport and transport you to your hotel in Hoi An. Afternoon: Our knowledgeable guide will meet you at the centrally located hotel in Hoi An to kick off the Hoi An City Tour. Start your exploration at Hoi An Market, a vibrant and bustling hub that promises an unforgettable shopping experience. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere filled with vivid sights, colors, sounds, and enticing aromas. Subsequently, our guide will procure entrance tickets (included in the tour) and lead you on a captivating stroll through Hoi An Old Town. Visit the Phuc Kien Chinese Assembly Hall, a dazzling fusion of colorful gates, dragon sculptures, and intricate rooftops. Gain insights into ancestor worship as you observe local devotees making offerings. Explore exquisitely preserved ancient houses like Phung Hung Ancient House and Tan Ky Ancient House, resilient structures that have endured over 200 years of weather and war. Learn about the affluent merchants who once inhabited these homes, engaging in trade with individuals from across the globe. Pause at the Japanese Bridge, a more than 400-year-old architectural marvel designed to connect the Japanese community with their Chinese counterparts residing on the opposite side of the water. Admire the carvings and paintings inside the bridge, delving into their symbolic and cultural significance. Additionally, visit some of Hoi An's renowned handicraft shops and art galleries. Navigate through smaller alleys and local neighborhoods to gain a deeper appreciation of Hoi An's timeless allure. Conclude the day with a boat ride, during which you'll release flower lanterns, symbolizing prayers for good luck for yourself and your family. Immerse yourself in the enchanting ambiance of the lantern-lit streets.
Day 6

Day 6: CAM THANH COCONUT JUNGLE ECO TOUR & SHOPPING DAY (Breakfast & Lunch)

Embark on an enriching journey as a fisherman in the serene Cam Thanh Eco Water Coconut Village, where you'll immerse yourself in traditional fishing techniques and master the art of navigating distinctive Vietnamese bamboo basket boats. Traverse the tranquil waterways surrounded by coconut palms, delving into the historical backdrop of the area. Our tour not only offers genuine insights into the local way of life in Vietnam but also encourages active participation in enjoyable, safe, and engaging hands-on activities suitable for all ages. 09:00 - Your local guide will warmly pick you up at the hotel lobby and transport you to the charming Cam Thanh fishing village. 09:30 - Journey to Cam Thanh village by either car or boat. Along the way, engage with local fishermen and gain a firsthand experience of their daily lives. 10:00 - Board a bamboo basket boat and navigate the picturesque Cam Thanh water coconut forest, receiving a brief introduction to its historical significance. 11:00 - Collaborate with local fishermen on the river, immersing yourself in the hands-on practices of round net and cast net fishing. Learn the art of paddling the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boat and participate in a lively basket boat race. Explore the serene coconut waterways, now peaceful remnants of a bygone era. Try your hand at crab catching. Return to a fisherman's house for a refreshing welcome drink. Delight in a delicious lunch. 12:30 - Return to the hotel. 14:00 - Enjoy leisure time to explore Hoi An Ancient Town, Vietnam's premier shopping destination. Boasting UNESCO Heritage status, this enchanting city offers an array of top-notch retailers and diverse products, catering to those seeking affordable finds or unique treasures. From upscale tailors and boutiques to budget-friendly clothing, leather goods, custom-made shoes, and souvenir shops, Hoi An caters to every shopper's preferences. Don't miss a visit to the local markets, teeming with fresh fruits, handicrafts, and delectable Vietnamese street food.
Day 7

Day 7: HOI AN FLIGHT TO HO CHI MINH - SAIGON FEMALE VESPA (Breakfast & Dinner)

In the morning, we will board a flight from Da Nang Airport to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh City, we extend a warm welcome and transfer you to your centrally located hotel. At 12:00, the Saigon Female Vespa team will pick you up from your hotel. Embark on an enjoyable Vespa ride to explore Saigon's prominent tourist destinations. Each site holds a unique history, shared from the distinctive perspective of our knowledgeable guides. Throughout the journey, our guides, being true Saigon natives, will share insights and entertaining facts about each location, providing you with an authentic experience of Ho Chi Minh City. This tour is perfect for those who prefer not to spend an entire day on a crowded, sweltering bus, visiting places of little interest. Our 4.5-hour excursion covers the entire city at a leisurely pace, allowing you to dismount the Vespa scooter at each stop, explore, and capture fantastic photo opportunities. We intentionally avoid the typical tourist traps, ensuring you have a genuine experience. The morning timing of the tour is chosen to capture the vibrant atmosphere of local markets at their busiest. Some of the highlights of the tour include visits to The Central Post Office, The Notre Dame Cathedral, The Reunification Palace (exterior), Flower Market, The Thich Quang Duc Memorial, a ride through small alleys to explore the oldest houses in Ho Chi Minh City, a stop at a special coffee shop for a refreshing drink, Ho Thi Ky Flower Market, Cholon (Chinatown), Binh Tay Market, Thien Hau Pagoda, and a ride through Thu Thiem Tunnel. The tour concludes with a stop at a beautiful viewpoint for panoramic photos of Saigon, followed by dinner at a local restaurant. After dinner, our team will drop you off at your hotel.
Day 8

Day 8: HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA (MY THO – BEN TRE) (Breakfast & Lunch)

Key Features: • Captivating boat excursions via motor boat & rowing boat • Indulge in honey tea, tropical fruits, and coconut candy • Immerse in the enchanting tunes of Southern Vietnamese folk music At 7:30 AM, our dedicated tour guide will greet you at your District 1 hotel before embarking on a bus journey to My Tho city. Relish the picturesque landscapes and lush rice paddies during the delightful 1.5-hour bus ride. Along the route, a visit to Vinh Trang Pagoda, the Mekong Delta's largest pagoda, awaits. Continue to My Tho, where an enchanting boat trip along the Mekong River unfolds, revealing fish cages and floating houses nestled on the water. Navigate through a small canal, escaping the urban hustle, and disembark on a coconut island in Ben Tre. Stroll through the village, pausing at a local family home to savor tropical fruits, indulge in honey tea and honey wine, and revel in Vietnamese traditional music performed by the villagers. Explore a coconut candy shop, gaining insights into candy-making, and marvel at handicrafts crafted from coconuts. Take leisurely moments to capture photos and soak in the natural surroundings before proceeding to a local restaurant for a delectable Vietnamese lunch. Enjoy your meal beneath the comforting shade of trees. After lunch, relish moments of relaxation, meander through the village, or opt for a brief bike ride. As the day unfolds, we return to Saigon, reaching around 5:00 PM, concluding the tour.
Day 9

Day 9: Ho Chi Minh Departure (Breakfast)

This day is yours to unwind, shop for souvenirs for your loved ones, and enjoy some leisure time until the driver takes you to Ho Chi Minh Airport for your departure flight. The journey concludes.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Price Hotel
Indochina Royal Travel Small Group 541 USD 3 & 4 star

* From prices subject to availability and subject to change. Please check all prices, availability and other information with your travel consultant before booking. If you book with Indochina Royal Travel Travel an additional 3% fee applies to credit card or charge card payments .

INCLUDES:

*All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* Boat trips Halong Bay with 4star Cruiser.
* 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

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Vietnam Beach Paradise In 9 Days - Hanoi / Halong Bay / Ho Chi Minh / Mui Ne

Vietnam Beach Paradise In 9 Days – Hanoi / Halong Bay / Ho Chi Minh / Mui Ne

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What's Included?

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

Summary

Hanoi, Halong Bay, Ho Chi Minh City, Mui Ne

Commence your journey in Hanoi and conclude it in Ho Chi Minh City! Embark on the Explorer tour, “Vietnam Beach Paradise In 9 Days – Hanoi / Halong Bay / Ho Chi Minh / Mui Ne,” a 9-day tour package that leads you through Hanoi, Vietnam, and three additional destinations. This immersive experience includes accommodation in a hotel, flights, the expertise of a knowledgeable guide, meals, transportation, and more.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: Welcome To Vietnam - Hanoi Arrival

Your journey through Vietnam commences as you arrive in Hanoi. A personal chauffeur, bearing a signboard displaying your name, will warmly welcome you at the airport. You'll be gracefully ushered to your lodgings situated in the vibrant heart of the city, offering convenient access to the captivating Old Quarter. Whether you opt to leisurely explore the city's charms or unwind at the hotel following your flight, the choice is yours. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2

Day 2: Explore The Land Of Dragon - Ha Long Bay (B/L/D)

In the morning, conclude your stay at the hotel and await the arrival of the cruise team for your journey. Embark on the most picturesque route leading to Halong Bay, traversing the Red River Delta adorned with vast expanses of emerald green rice paddies. Upon reaching the pier, step aboard the cruise vessel to marvel at the breathtaking landscapes featuring limestone rocks and karst grottoes. Indulge in a delectable seafood lunch while relishing the panoramic views from the sundeck. The cruise will anchor at a secluded location, offering you the opportunity to engage in kayaking or swimming, allowing for a closer exploration of the karst grottoes. As the evening approaches, return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by leisure time. Optionally, partake in onboard activities or simply unwind. Overnight on the cruise.
Day 3

Day 3: Morning In Vietnam's Most Famous Bay - Back To Hanoi (B/L)

Begin your day with an early rise to witness the sunrise, a mesmerizing spectacle of nature, accompanied by a delightful breakfast served in the dining room. Engage in a Tai Chi class on the sun deck to invigorate your mind and muscles. Next, embark on a visit to a limestone cave adorned with enchanting stalagmites and stalactites. Following your exploration, return to the boat for check-out and savor a brunch while the cruise gracefully sails back to the harbor. Subsequently, you will be transported to your lodging in Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4

Day 4: Hanoi - Flight To Ho Chi Minh (B) - flight included

Savor your final moments in Hanoi before being chauffeured by a private driver to the airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh. Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat Airport, your designated driver will be there to pick you up and transport you to your centrally located accommodation. The remainder of your day is free for leisure. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 5

Day 5: Discover The Fascinating Cu Chi Tunnels - Transfer To Mui Ne (B) - group tour

Indulge in a delightful breakfast at the hotel before embarking on a journey to the Cu Chi tunnels. The drive will span approximately one and a half hours. Upon arrival, immerse yourself in a brief introduction, accompanied by an informative video detailing the construction of the tunnels and the ingenious survival techniques adopted during wartime. Subsequently, delve into the exploration of the remaining tunnel systems, uncovering living areas, kitchens, bedrooms, as well as other crucial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers. Witness firsthand the resourcefulness of the people who inhabited these tunnels, fulfilling their basic needs in the face of adversity. The intricate maze also features hidden trap doors and perilous traps, strategically designed for security during the war. Concluding the visit, savor special tea and cassava, the guerilla food of that era. Following this insightful experience, return to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. At 14:00, retrieve your belongings from the hotel, enjoy a brief respite, and then proceed to the enchanting Mui Ne beach. Overnight in Mui Ne.
Day 6

Day 6: It's Time For The Beach - Mui Ne Leisure (B)

Enjoy your free time at your own pace, either basking in the sun on the pristine beaches or immersing yourself in the local food and culture. Mui Ne is renowned not only for its picturesque beaches and water sports but also for the captivating sand dunes that provide stunning sunset views. Consider embarking on a thrilling jeep tour to explore the dunes or venture into the charming fishing villages to savor delectable seafood delights. The choice is yours to make the most of this leisurely day in Mui Ne.
Day 7

Day 7: Beach Time Is Never Enough - Mui Ne Leisure (B)

Savor an additional day to relish the serenity of your beach getaway. Overnight in Mui Ne.
Day 8

Day 8: Leisure Time in Mui Ne - Travel Back To Ho Chi Minh (B)

Indulge in the final moments of relaxation at the enchanting beaches of Mui Ne before preparing for your private car transfer to Ho Chi Minh. Upon reaching Ho Chi Minh, check in at the hotel and enjoy leisure time to explore the city. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 9

Day 9: Biggest Farewell And Warmest Thank You - Ho Chi Minh Departure (B)

Savor a nutritious breakfast on the last day of your Vietnam journey. Conclude the check-out process at the hotel, and if you wish, explore the local markets to purchase souvenirs. Subsequently, your private driver will escort you to the airport for your homeward flight. End of the Trip.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1129 USD 729 USD 3star
Deluxe 1329 USD 929 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* 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.

Travel Facts

Vietnam Paradise Honeymoon In 9 Days - Hanoi / Halong Bay / Phu Quoc

Vietnam Paradise Honeymoon In 9 Days – Hanoi / Halong Bay / Phu Quoc

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What's Included?

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

Summary

Hanoi, Halong Bay, Phu Quoc Island, Ho Chi Minh City

Commence your journey in Hanoi and conclude it in Ho Chi Minh City! Embark on the Vietnam Paradise Honeymoon tour spanning 9 days, covering Hanoi, Vietnam, and three additional destinations. The package encompasses accommodations in hotels, flights, the guidance of an expert, meals, transportation, and more.

Tour Overview

Day 1

Day 1: WELCOME TO VIETNAM - HANOI ARRIVAL

Arrive in Hanoi, the enchanting jewel of Indochina. Our driver will greet you at the airport and transport you to the hotel. The remainder of the day is yours to plan and explore at your leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2

Day 2: BAVI ECOTOUR - PRIVATE TOUR (B/L)

Indulge in a delicious breakfast at the hotel, then embark on a journey led by a knowledgeable English-speaking guide to the tranquil countryside bordering Hanoi. The approximate travel duration is one hour and 30 minutes. Upon reaching Mr. Duoc's residence, you'll be warmly greeted with fresh honey tea, green lentils, or lotus seeds prepared by his family. Dive into the historical tales of Vietnam during the wartime, recounted by Mr. Duoc, a resilient veteran and green tea connoisseur. Explore his expansive tea plantation, a prominent feature of Ri village, and engage with the locals in the art of green tea processing. Following this, partake in a Vietnamese cooking demonstration hosted by another local, concluding with a delightful home-cooked lunch in a charming garden setting. Subsequently, wander through the village, interacting with the local populace. Pay a visit to a skilled craftsman crafting traditional conical hats from a tender age, and explore other village workshops showcasing tofu production or rice shelling. As you traverse the countryside, absorb the warmth of the locals' greetings. Join your guides for a leisurely cycling excursion along country roads, witnessing traditional Vietnamese rural life amid the paddy fields. Observe water buffaloes plowing fields while ducks gracefully swim by. Pause at another host family for a foot bath, following the customs of the Muong ethnic group, and enjoy a relaxing interlude before boarding your private boat for a scenic journey along the Da River. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3

Day 3: CRUISING TO THE BEAUTY OF NATURAL WORLD - HALONG BAY - SHARING CRUISE (B/L/D)

Begin your day by checking out from the hotel and being picked up by the cruise at 7:30 am. Embark on the most picturesque route to Halong Bay, crossing the Red River Delta adorned with emerald green rice paddies. Upon arrival in Halong, embark on a captivating cruise to explore the limestone rocks and karst grottoes. Following your exploration of the bay, indulge in a delectable seafood lunch. Subsequently, venture to the renowned limestone cave in Ha Long Bay, where you can partake in activities such as kayaking or swimming, allowing you to get closer to the floating villages and shops. As the evening unfolds, return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by leisure time. Optionally, you can participate in the onboard activities. Overnight on the cruise.
Day 4

Day 4: MORNING IN VIETNAM MOST FAMOUS BAY (B/L)

Awake early for a Tai Chi session or simply savor a wholesome breakfast. The boat will navigate back to the port, with stops at the Cave of Surprises, adorned with stalagmites and stalactites, or the floating village. Subsequently, sail back to the main harbor and return to Hanoi (around 16:30-17:00). Drop-off at your hotel. Enjoy your free leisure time. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 5

Day 5: FLY FROM HA NOI TO PHU QUOC (B) – FLIGHT INCLUDED

Indulge in a nutritious breakfast before heading to the airport for your flight to Phu Quoc Island – the most enchanting island in Vietnam. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
Day 6

Day 6: CHERISH YOUR LEISURE TIME ON THE BEACH (B)

Enjoy your day at leisure. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
Day 7 + 8

Day 7 + Day 8: CHERISH YOUR LEISURE TIME ON THE BEACH (B)

Experience a day of relaxation and leisure. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
Day 9

Day 9: TIME TO SAY GOODBYE PHU QUOC DEPARTURE (B)

Indulge in a nutritious breakfast as you conclude your Vietnam journey. Fulfill the hotel check-out procedures, and if time allows, explore local markets to acquire souvenirs for your loved ones. Subsequently, your dedicated private driver will escort you to the airport for your homeward flight. End of the Trip.

Trip Map

PRICES & INCLUDES

Option Private Tour Small Group Hotel
 Standard 1155 USD 755 USD 3star
Deluxe 1355 USD 955 USD 4star
INCLUDES:

* All nights hotel accommodation.
* Meals as mentioned in the program..
* All transfers and transport in
modern air-conditioned vehicles.
* 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.

Travel Facts