Land Transportation in Private A/C Vehicle
2 - star accommodation
English speaking guide
Meals as mentioned on the Itinerary
Entrance fees according to Itinerary
International Flights for Arrival and Departure
Surcharge for higher accommodation category
Drinks, Tips and Personal expenses
Other services not explicitly mentioned on "Services Included"
Upon arrival at the Noi Bai International Airport, our driver will arrive to welcome you to Vietnam and take you to your hotel. Free time until 18:00, our driver will arrive to pick you up at the hotel for the motorcycle tour.
Our motorbike drivers will take you to places outside the usual tourist routes. Enjoy many kinds of street food in food stalls along the streets of Hanoi
Afterwards, you can see the Nighttime Ceremony of the flag-lowering in the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Then take a walk around the city, visit Long Bien Bridge, West Lake, and Railroad Street.
At 22:00 we return to your hotel in Hanoi, where you will spend the night.
07:00 – 07:30 Pick-up at your Hotel to go to Pu Luong Nature Reserve by Limousine bus.
Short break in Luong Son (Outside of Hanoi).
11:00 Stop at the local market of the Muong Ethnic Minority; enjoy the beautiful scenery of Thung Khe Pass
Arrival in Mai Chau and transfer to a van to go to Pu Luong Reserve nature
13:00 Check in and lunch at your retreat
14:30 – 17:30 Board the van to the starting point. Following the small road through the terraced rice and sugar cane fields, cross the Hanging Bridges to visit other remote rural villages of Thai Ethnic. Stop at the giant waterwheels, ducks farm to learn about the agriculture before getting on the Bamboo Raft for a relaxing cruise on Cham stream (cruise depending on weather conditions).
Back to your hotel for relax before dinner.
Dinner at local restaurant and then, have a quiet night in the middle of the Reserve.
06:30 – 07:30 Breakfast at the hotel
08:30 – 12:00 Trek following the small roads through the terrace rice fields and cross the stream to visit remote hidden village of Kho Muong to learn about the local people in Pu Luong. (6kms) Explore Doi Cave (Bat cave), this is the largest cave in Pu Luong. (Depending on the weather condition)
12:00 Back to your hotel and check out.
13:00 Have lunch and relax before boarding the car to go to Ninh Binh at 14:30.
17:30 Arrive in your hotel in Ninh Binh, check in and have free time.
19:00 Have dinner at the retreat
7:30 – 8:30 Breakfast at the hotel
8:30 to 12:00 Cycling through the limestone karsts to reach 2 temples of the first 2 Emperors in the 10th Century in Hoa Lu Ancient Capital hike up the Ma Yen Mountain to visit the King’s tomb in the 10th century and enjoy the panorama view from the mountain. On the way back, stop in a local family to discover daily life and culture and share a tea with them.
12:00 -13:30 Check out and have lunch
13:30 -16:00 Go to Trang An for a boat ride in between the karst pics and enjoy the beautiful scenery and peaceful atmosphere.
16:00 Board the bus to go to Hanoi.
Arrive your hotel for checkin and relax.
Overnight in Hanoi
Between 7.30 and 8.30, after breakfast, transfer to Halong by shuttle bus or private car in about 4 hours.
Arrive at our office in Halong city, from where we will move to our Paloma Cruise. Once onboard you will meet the captain and the crew and join us for a welcome cocktail while receiving brief introductions.
Afterward, enjoy an authentic Vietnamese cuisine lunch while sailing pass by the famous islets of Bai Tu Long Bay.
We then will explore the cave of Thien Canh Son.
After getting back aboard, head towards Halong Bay, where you have the opportunity to go Kayaking, our native tour guide will take you to explore the bay, lagoons and beaches.
Enjoy the glamorous sunset in Halong Bay and participate in the sunset party on deck.
In the evening, a premium dinning experience awaits you in the restaurants on board.
After dinner, you are welcomed to relax in your room or take part in different activities on board such as Movies Nights, Board Games, etc.
Overnight on Paloma Cruise.
Early risers can start the day with a Tai Chi session and enjoy a cup of hot tea or coffee.
After breakfast, we will go kayaking to the Cong Do island where we enjoy a delicious barbecue on the beach
After lunch, return to Paloma Cruise, where we have dinner and spend the night.
Overnight on Paloma Cruise.
Another Tai Chi session for early risers on deck, also a worthy opportunity to observe and admire the enchanting sunrise on the Bay.
After breakfast, explore the floating village Vung Vieng and the Pearl Factory.
After you done browsing and shopping for pearl-made souvenirs, return to the cruise and participate in a Vietnamese Cooking Class.
After that, you have free time to fresh up and prepare your luggage before have lunch while the cruise sails back to the Hon Gai Harbor.
Arrive at Hon Gai Harbor and transferred by bus back, stop at Bac Ninh Intersection to take a private car and go straight to Noi Bai International Airport, where you take your departure flight. End of your trip to the North of Vietnam with Asia Eyes Travel.