Land Transportation in Private A/C Vehicle
Accommodation in 2-star category
Meals as Mentioned in Itinerary
Entrance fees according to Itinerary
Government taxes and Service charge
International flights for Arrival and Departure
Surcharge for hotel upgrade
Visa and Insurance fee
Drinks, Tips and Personal expenses
Other Services not explicitly mentioned in Services Included"
Arrive at Hanoi airport, our driver will be waiting to welcome you to the North and quickly transfer you to your hotel in Hanoi to relax after a long tiring flight.
Overnight in Hanoi.
8.00AM: Our drivers arrive to pick you up at your hotel and transfer to the meeting point to join the group, here, we offer you a signature Hanoi coffee called the “Egg coffee” or a soft drink to start your day.
Begin the tour around the center of Hanoi, feel free to take as many photos as you would like and get a closer, more intimate look at Hanoi’s major landmarks like the Hoan Kiem Lake, Tran Quoc Pagoda and Long Bien Bridge…
Ride around the city, outside of the Old Quarter, where most tourists don’t visit such as: the Railway House and the B52 Bomber Crash Site.
Next, our female driver/tour guide will take you for a journey on foot to learn about the history of the sites.
Ride around West Lake and stop for lunch, a perfect opportunity for you to experience an authentic Vietnamese cuisine.
Our drivers return you to your hotel at 12:00PM, end of the trip.
You will have the whole free afternoon till our driver pick you up at your hotel at 8:30PM to the train station to take the night train to Sapa.
Overnight on train (sharing cabin).
Depart early and arrive at Lao Cai at about 6:30. Take a short drive (about 40 Km) to Sapa from Lao Cai. Drop off at a local restaurant for breakfast and then a light warm-up session afterwards before we start our trekking journey.
9:30AM, start trekking for 14 km and visit Y Linh Ho and Lao Chai villages of the H’mong minority. After lunch at a local family in Lao Chai or at a food stall nearby the river bank, continue hiking to Ta Van village of the Dzay where we stay overnight in a local family. Here you have opportunity to experience their daily life, work and original custom.
Overnight at homestay in Ta Van Village.
Breakfast will be served at your home stay at about 8AM.
After breakfast, at around 9:30 AM, continue trekking for 8 Km to visit 2 villages of the red Dzao, the H’mong (Giang Ta Chai & Su Pan). Here you will get the chance to see a beautiful waterfall and rattan bridge. Enjoy the landscapes before we pass through a bamboo forest on the way to the main road to get to the Jeep to return to Sapa.
Arrive at Sapa, take the bus at 15:00 back to Hanoi.
Arrive at Hanoi, transport to your hotel.
Overnight in Hanoi.
After breakfast, you will have a trip to Halong which takes approximately 4 hours. We will arrive at the cruise office in the city of Halong, from where we will transfer to our cruise. Receive cruise briefing, check in cabin and start the cruise.
You will have lunch while the cruise is heading to Bai Tu Long Bay. Pass the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, Oan Lagoon, Monster Head and Teapot Islets and Thien Canh Son Cave. Explore the well-hidden Thien Canh Son cave.
After the exploration of the cave, enjoy kayaking in the blue ocean.
In the evening, you will enjoy dinner and spend the night on board.
Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.
After breakfast, you will visit the Vung Vieng floating fishing village by bamboo sampan for an hour in to the village. Short visit to Pearl Farm to learn how natural pearls are created.
Upon return to the boat, you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing and check out the cabin
Enjoy the cooking class and the set menu for lunch while the cruise is getting back to the harbor.
Get on car back to Hanoi and spend whole free evening in the Old Quarter.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Breakfast at your hotel, then you have free time until our driver arrives and transfers you to Hanoi airport and take the flight to your country.