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17 Days / 16 Nights

Prices will depend on travel date, hotel choice, room category and number of people travelling.

Please note that all our itineraries are flexible and can be altered to suit your requirements.

Day 1 in Saigon:  Arrival Ho Chi Minh City/ Saigon – Welcome Dinner (D)

Day 2 in Saigon: Saigon City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnel Full Day Trip (B)

Day 3 in Saigon: Saigon – Mekong Delta Full Day Boat Trip – Saigon (B)

Day 4 in Siem Reap: Saigon – Fly to Siem Reap – Angkor Temple Complex Tour (B, D)

Day 5 in Siem Reap:  Angkor Wat  & Angkor Thom Tour (B)

Day 6 in Hoi An:  Siem Reap – Fly to Danang – Transfer to Hoi An (B)

Day 7 in Hoi An: Hoi An Half Day Walking Tour – Relaxing on the beach & Shopping (B)

Day 8 in Hoi An: Hoi An Relaxing: Swimming – Relaxing – Shopping – Enjoying Local Food (B)

Day 9 in Hue:  Hoi An – Hue Tour (B)

Day 10 in Hue : Hue City Tour & Boat Trip (B)

Day 11 in Hanoi:  Hue – Fly to Hanoi – Cyclo Tour & Water Puppet Show (B)

Day 12 in Hanoi:  Hanoi City Tour – Catch a night train to Sapa (B, D)

Day 13 in Hanoi:  Sapa – Trekking to the ethnic villages – Sapa (B, L)

Day 14 in Halong:  Sapa Trekking to the ethnic villages – Catch a night train back Hanoi (B, L, D)

Day 15 in Hanoi:  Hanoi – Halong Bay – Cruise & Overnight on Oriental Sails Cruise (B, L, D)

Day 16 in Hanoi:   Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L)

Day 17 Departure:   Hanoi – Departure (B)

Trip Price Includes Summary:

–   Accommodation at hotels (All hotels’ details of the trip will be sent along with this itinerary to your email so that you can review it and then flexibly change upon your request)

–   Meals as indicated in program (B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner)

–  All air tickets (Vietnam Airline, economy class, tax & service charge included)

* Saigon – Siem Reap

* Siem Reap – Danang/ Hoi An

* Hue – Hanoi

–   A/C private car for transportation at places as indicated in program

–  Cruise & Overnight on Oriental Sails Cruise in Halong Bay (A/C private cabin for 02 persons on boat)

–   Private boat to cruise in Mekong Delta and Hue as indicated in the program

–   All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary

–   English speaking tour guide

–   All entrance fees and taxes

–   Visa arrival to Vietnam

–   Local mobile phone during the trip

 

Trip Price Excludes Summary:

– Other meals and drinks/ personal expenses are note noted in the program

– Travel insurances

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Day 1

Arrival Ho Chi Minh City/ Saigon – Welcome Dinner (D)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– Meal : Welcome dinner

– Hotel in Ho Chi Minh/ Saigon

Attractions:

arrival Ho Chi Minh City

Summary of the day:

Upon arrival at the airport in Ho Chi Minh City or still called Saigon, we are welcomed by our guide to transfer to the hotel. If the time permits, you enjoy a welcome dinner at the fine restaurant in Saigon.

Stay overnight at hotel in Saigon

Day 2

Saigon City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnel Full Day Trip (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English  speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Ho Chi Minh/ Saigon

Summary of the day:

Breakfast at the hotel, drive to cu chi district, en route you will have the opportunity to visit local homes producing rice paper and rice wine. Visit the amazing complex of underground tunnels at Cu Chi. There are more than 200 km of underground tunnels, comprising a main axis system with many branches connecting to underground hideouts, shelters and other tunnels. Drive back to Ho Chi Minh and have lunch at local restaurant before back hotel. In the afternoon, discover bustling Saigon: Enjoy a tour in the Old Colonial Residential Quarter and discover the old Hotel de Ville, the Opera House, Notre-Dame Cathedral, the dazzling French-style post office, War museum, the Reunification Palace. Back your hotel and overnight in HoChiMinh city.

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Day 3

Saigon – Mekong Delta Full Day Boat Trip - Saigon (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– Private boat to cruise in the river

– All entrance fees

– Meal : Breakfast

– Hotel in Ho Chi Minh/ Saigon

Attractions:

My Tho, Ben Tre, Mekong River

Summary of the day:

Pick you up at hotel in Saigon at 8am. A smooth one and half hour car ride passing the green rice fields, leads you to the beautiful rural MYTHO city. The morning trip continues on the motorized boat on the Tien river to the Qui (Tortoise islet). On the way, you will view the fishing port, stilt houses, boat-building workshops, the other Dragon, Phoenix and Unicorn Islet. The cruise will lead you through Bao Dinh canal to enter Ben Tre province, “the country of coconut”, to see a typical agricultural model call “Garden – Pond – Cage” then enjoy coconut candy mill and the relaxing honey tea. Then the amazing rowing boat trip on the small canal – fully covered by the shadow of the water coconut’s tree and cool breezes is something you cannot miss.  Lunch will be served right in the heart of the orchard garden. After lunch, we will walk along the village, visit fruit garden, enjoy the tropical fruit while you are listening to the sound of “Southern Vietnamese folk music” performed by the islanders. Here we also can join the daily activities of the local people and enjoy the atmosphere of this beautiful natural countryside. Your expectations will be fulfilled by final boat trip back to My Tho on the Tan Thach natural canal. Car back to Saigon

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Day 4

Saigon – Fly to Siem Reap – Angkor Temple Complex Tour (B, D)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– Air ticket : Saigon – Siem Reap (Vietnam Airline)

– English speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast, dinner

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Siem Reap

Summary of the day:

Transfer via Vietnam Airline : Saigon – Siem Reap

After breakfast at hotel, our driver picks up and transfers you to the airport to catch a short flight to Siem Reap, upon arrival in Siem Reap, you will be met and transferred to hotel for check in.

In the afternoon, we start our tour to Rolous Group temples including the 9th-century-erected Preah Ko temple, Bakheng, the largest and most complex temple of the Rolous group temples, and the four-brick-tower temple of Lo Lei. After the lunch break, we will head to Small Circuit to witness the Prasat Kravan (Cardamon sanctuary), where we will experience the stunning image of the eight-armed Vishnu in the largest central tower. Then we get going to Banteay Kdei, a massive Buddist temple with four concentric walls; Srah Srang (Royal Bath); especially to Ta Prohm, which is best known for its originally charming look, with trees and roots intertwined with the carvings and chambers of the buildings.

In the evening we view the sunset at Phnom Bakheng Hill before enjoying the dinner with Khmer Traditional Dance Show.

Overnight in SiemReap.

Attractions & Review :

Day 5

Angkor Wat - Angkor Thom Tour (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Siem Reap

Attractions:

Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom

Summary of the day:

Sites visited: Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom

After breakfast, transfer to start the tour to South Gate of Angkor Thom, then go to Angkor Thom (the temple) which was built by Angkor’s greatest king, Jayavarman VII. The major attraction of Angkor Thom is the Bayon, whose exact function and symbolism is still unknown until now. Then we go to Baphoun, which is one of the most spectacular of Angkor’s temples in its heyday; to Terrace of the Elephants that was used as a giant reviewing stand for public ceremonies and served as a base for the king’s grand audience hall; to Terrace of the Leper King, another of Angkor’s mysteries. In the afternoon, we visit the World Seventh Wonder -better known as Angkor Wat- that stands as the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Angkor wat stretch over some 400 sq. km, including forested area, Angkor Archaeological Park contains the magnificent remains of the different capitals of the Khmer Empire.

Overnight in Siem Reap.

 

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Day 6

Siem Reap – Fly to Danang – Transfer to Hoi An – Relaxing on the beach and shopping in Hoi An Old Quarter (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– Air ticket : Siem Reap – Danang (Vietnam Airline)

– Meal : Breakfast

– Hotel in Hoi An

Attractions:

Free at leisure till the flight to Danang

Summary of the day:

Transfer via Vietnam Airline : Saigon – Siem Reap

Free at leisure till the flight to Danang. On arrival, pick up and transfer to Hoi An to check in our hotel.

The rest time for you relaxing on the beach or shopping in Hanoi Old Quarter.

Stay overnight at hotel in Hoi An

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Day 7

Hoi An Half Day Walking Tour - Relaxing (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English  speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Hoi An

Summary of the day:

City tour in Hoi An, an ancient Japanese port of trade. Much of Hoi An’s rare wooden architecture remains in this small, pleasant town. There are plenty to see in this delightful and tranquil town, some of which are the famous Japanese Covered Bridges, the Pottery Museum, the 200 years old Tam Ky House, the Chua Ong Pagoda, the vibrant market. We visit these on our morning walking tour past many low tiled houses scattered along the small streets and assembly halls, which reflect the town’s multi-cultural past.

The rest time for relaxing on the beach or shopping or doing other things you are interested in or take part in Vietnamese Demonstration cooking class.

Stay overnight at hotel in Hoi An

Attractions & Review :

Day 8

Hoi An Relaxing: Swimming–Relaxing–Shopping-Enjoying Local Food B)

Includes:

 

– Meal : Breakfast

– Hotel in Hoi An

Attractions:

Relaxing full day

Summary of the day:

Full day free time at your leisure (suggestion for you swimming on Cua Dai Beach, shopping/ tailor clothes and enjoy local and cheap food in the old quarter of Hoi An)

Stay overnight at hotel in Hoi An

Day 9

Hoi An – Hue - Tour (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English  speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Hue

Summary of the day:

Sites visited: Hue Citadel, Imperial City, Forbidden Purple City

After our breakfast at hotel, we leave Hoi An for Hue. Upon arrival in Hue, we enjoy our tour in Hue to visit the Citadel and the Forbidden Purple City.

Stay overnight at hotel in Hue

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Day 10

Hue Full Day City Tour & Boat Trip (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English  speaking tour guide

– Private boat to cruise in the river

– Meal : Breakfast

– Entrance fees

– Private boat to cruise in Nhatrang

– Hotel in Hue

Summary of the day:

Sites Visited: Thien Mu pagoda, Tu Duc tombs, Garden House, Dong Ba market.

Hue is known as an ancient Capital city of many original historical vestiges. There are more than 100 architectural works to be extremely reflected the life of Emperors and Mandarins under Nguyen’s reign. Situated in the middle of hills on the Southern Bank of Perfume River are very beautiful tombs of Nguyen Kings.

Our tour starts at 08:00 in the morning at the lobby of the hotel. We will be met and transferred to the Wharf where we will cruise along the Perfume River to visit:

  • Thien Mu Pagoda (The Heavenly Lady pagoda), from here we will have a good view of Perfume River and surroundings.
  • Tu Duc King’s tomb, which is one of the most beautiful works of Royal Architecture of the Nguyen Dynasty. The tomb lies in a boundless pine forest.
  • Garden house
  • Dong Ba market

Overnight in Hue

Attractions & Review :

Day 11

Hue – Fly to Hanoi – Cyclo & Water Puppet Show (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– Air ticket : Hue – Hanoi (Vietnam Airline)

– English speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Hanoi

Summary of the day:

Breakfast at the hotel, free at leisure till the flight to Hanoi. Pick up upon arrival and transfer to hotel for check in.

In the afternoon, we enjoy Cyclo tour taking around Hanoi Old Quarter, one-hour cyclo around the Old Quarter, known as the 36 streets, this bustling area of narrow streets is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers. Originally, each of the 36 streets names’ was related to the products being sold there. Then, we enjoy the unique Water Puppet show. Hear the Vietnamese traditional instruments and singing from the live musicians who play throughout the show. The trip will be finished after the show at the hotel.

Stay overnight at hotel in Hanoi

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Day 12

Hanoi City Tour – Catch a night train to Sapa (B, D)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– All entrance fees

– Meal : Breakfast, dinner

– Train : Hanoi – Sapa (first class, soft sleeper, A/C four wooden berths cabin)

Summary of the day:

Today we start our one day city tour from the lobby of the hotel. We will drive to Ho Chi Minh, where we will spend a couple of hour to visit: Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, his former stilt-house residence, the Presidential Palace, the Ho Chi Minh museum and one pillar pagoda. Keep going to see the Temple of Literature: Originally built as a temple to Confucius, this is the site of Vietnam’s first university dating back to 1070. The temple highlights the importance that Vietnamese society placed then and now on education.

Lunch will be at a fine local restaurant in Hanoi.

In the afternoon, we will visit one of the most interesting museums in Vietnam; Museum of Ethnology, which is widely acknowledged as the best in the country and has an extensive display dedicated to Vietnam’s 54 Ethnic minority peoples.

We will enjoy our dinner at the fine restaurant in Hanoi before escorting you to Hanoi Railway Station to catch our night train to Sapa.
Stay overnight on train

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Day 13

Arrival to Sapa – Trekking to Cat Cat & Sin Chai Village (B, L, D)

Includes:

 

– A/C 16 seats van with air conditioner & experienced driver for transfer

– English speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast, lunch, dinner

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Sapa

Summary of the day:

The train arrives in Lao Cai at around 5.00 am. Meet and transfer to Sapa (38km), the former hill station discovered by the French at height of 1.600 m above sea level Check-in hotel to relax at leisure. Afer lunch at 1:00pm our tour guide will take you having soft trek to Cat Cat and Sin Chai village inhabited by Black H’mong ethnics, enjoy the nice landscapes of green forests and mountain and fresh atmosphere here. Back to Sapa by motorbike.

Trekking distance: 5km

Stay overnight at hotel in Sapa

 

Attractions & Review :

Day 14

Sapa Trekking Tour to Ethnic Villages : Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Catch Night Train Back Hanoi (B, L, D)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– All entrance fees

– Meal : Breakfast, lunch, dinner

– Train : Sapa – Hanoi (first class, soft sleeper, A/C four wooden berths cabin)

Summary of the day:

After having breakfast at the hotel, start trekking uphill to Y Linh Ho and Muong Hoa Valley through rice paddies and small hamlets to study life of hill tribes here. Communication exchange with local people in Lao Chai village. After having picnic lunch carried by the tour guide, continuing trekking through villages and rice terraced fields to Ta Van village settled by Dzay ethnic minorities. In late afternoon, from this village you are transferred back your hotel in Sapa to get your luggage, then transferred to Lao Cai Raiway Station to have dinner before catching a night train back Hanoi.

Trekking distance: 8km

Stay overnight on train

Attractions & Review :

Day 15

Hanoi – Halong Bay – Cruise & Overnight on Oriental Sails Cruise (B, L, D)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– All entrance fees

– Meal : Breakfast, lunch, dinner

– Cruise and overnight on Cruise in Halong Bay

Attractions:

Halong BaySung Sot Cave

Summary of the day:

After the breakfast, at around 8am our car and driver will pick up for a drive to Halong Bay

12h00 – 12h30 Embark on Oriental Sails followed by cruise briefing

13h00 – 15h30 Savor a delectable lunch as Oriental Sails cruise further along the limestone islands of Fighting Cock, Turtle Island …

15h30 – 17h30 Visit Amazing Cave(Sung Sot Cave) and kayak along the hidden parts of the bay

17h30 – 19h00 Go swimming, snap photos or just relax as the sun starts to set

19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests or just laze around

Overnight on board.

Attractions & Review :

Day 16

Halong - Hanoi (B, L)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– English speaking tour guide

– Meal : Breakfast, lunch

– Entrance fees

– Hotel in Hanoi

Summary of the day:

06h30 – 07h00 Start your day with swimming, exercise or photo hunt

07h00 – 11h00 Have breakfast at sunrise. Visit Ti Top Island, cruise to Ba Hang Fishing Village, pass Dog Rock and Incense Burner, and then head back to the Harbor

Have lunch around 11h00

12h00 – 16h30 Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30

Stay overnight at hotel in Hanoi

Attractions & Review :

Day 17

Hanoi - Departure (B)

Includes:

 

– Private transportation by car with air conditioner & experienced driver

– Meal : Breakfast

Attractions:

Pick up and transfer for your departure

Summary of the day:

Free at leisure till the transfer you to the airport to catch your flight back home.