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During this 9 days around Vietnam, we are proud to take you around the S-shaped Country, from the North to the Center to the South, visiting only the best and most renown places of Vietnam that are highly praised by millions of international tourists over the years, eating delicious and authentic traditional dishes of each region along the way. You will be sipping on signature egg coffee at the Old Quarter in Hanoi the former day and then experience a premium dinner amid the ocean on a luxurious cruise the day after…
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Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh
Upon arrival at Hanoi Airport, our driver and tour guide will welcome you to the North of Vietnam and transferred you to hotel.
You have the rest of the day to freely explore around or relax in your hotel room.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Breakfast at your hotel.
At 08:30, our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel, then visit Ho Chi Minh Complex where tourists will learn all kinds of information about president Ho Chi Minh. Then we move to One Pillar Pagoda – a group of structures consisting of a pagoda and a tower built in the middle of a square lake. After that, you’ll have a chance to explore the Tran Quoc Pagoda on the shore of West Lake. From there, it’s onto the Temple of literature, which was Vietnam’s first University dedicated to Confucius.
Lunch at a restaurant in the Old Quarter.
Afterwards, we will head to Hoa Lo Prison which once known as “Hanoi Hilton”.
Back to downtown for refreshment by Hoan Kiem Lake, visit Hoan Kiem Lake (Restored Sword Lake) with Ngoc Son Temple before taking one hour cyclo tour through the Old Quarter, also known as the 36 streets, this bustling area of narrow streets is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers.
Come back your hotel and enjoy your night in Hanoi Old Quarter.
After breakfast, our bus will pick you up at around 7:30-8:00. The duration of the trip from Hanoi to Halong Bay is approximately 4 hours.
Arrive at our office in the city of Halong, from where we will transfer to our cruise. Receive cruise briefing, check-in cabin and start the cruise.
Lunch is served on board 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.
Returning to the cruise, you can observe and admire the glamorous sunset in the Bay and participate in the sunset party that takes place on deck.
A wonderful dinning experience awaits you on board.
After dinner, you are welcomed to relax in your hotel room or take part in many different activities such as Movie Nights, Board Games, Squid Fishing, etc.
Overnight on Cruise.
Early risers can start your perfect day with a Tai Chi session on the Sundeck while complimentary tea & coffee are served.
After breakfast, visit the Vung Vieng Floating Fishing Village by a 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 cabin
Enjoy the cooking class and the set menu for lunch while the cruise is getting back to harbor.
Get on bus back to Hanoi.
Our driver will wait you at the hotel and transfer you to the airport for your evening flight to Hue city.
Today you are free to discover Hue city. Overnight at hotel in Hue city.
At 09:00 after breakfast at your hotel, our tour guide will pick you up, start the tour.
Begin with a boat trip on the Perfume River to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda, one of the most famous Vietnamese site considered by many tourists a must-see destination in Hue.
Then we take a short drive to see the seven Tombs built for seven Nguyen Emperors. Each is an expression of the unique personality of the 7 Emperors and comprised of three elements: a temple dedicated to worshiping of the deceased emperor and his queen, a stone stele on which carves the biographical and historical points of his life, and the royal tomb itself.
Visit two of the tombs of emperors Minh Mang’s Tomb and Khai Dinh’s Tomb before driving outside of town for classic Hue cuisine lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, continue to visit Hue Citadel – the most famous site in Hue and the Forbidden Purple City, originally built in the early 1800s for the personal use of the Emperor and guarded by eunuchs.
Then, back to hotel for relaxing.
Overnight in Hue.
After breakfast at hotel, our tour guide will come to pick you up to Hoi An. Today you will visit My Son Sanctuary, a UNESCO World Heritage site dating from the 4th to 13th centuries. It is considered one of the most stunning landmarks in the Hoi An region. In the afternoon, our driver will take you straight to your hotel in Hoi An.
Overnight in Hoi An.
This morning you are free until our diver pick you up to the airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh City.
Arrive at the Ho Chi Minh City, our driver will take you to the hotel for check-in. You will have free afternoon and evening to discover the city on your own.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
After breakfast at your hotel, our guide and driver will pick you up and depart from Saigon through rice paddies and small villages to My Tho (70km ~ 1.5 hours).
Stop for half an hour to visit Vinh Trang Pagoda – one of the most beautiful and famous landmarks in the region.
Upon arrival, start boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.
Stop over at Unicorn Island, go for a walk and visit the orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, folk song music performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation, Honey Bee farm and try special hot tea from the farm.
After lunch break, return to Ho Chi Minh City.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
You have a free morning to relax until scheduled time, when our driver arrives and takes you to the airport, assists you with your luggage and ensures you take your departure flight safely.