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Duration:
 10 Days / 9 Nights

10 Days Best of Vietnam from Hanoi

 

The trip encompasses the highlights of cities, heritages, bays, beaches, and historical relics of Vietnam

 

Special Features

•  Enjoy the best of Hanoi, including the old town, street food, natural lakes, ancient pagodas, and museums

•  Take a 5-star boat cruise in Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site with thousands of limestone islands rising out of the sea

•  Tour Hoi An, where the old town was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1999

•  Discover Dalat “the city of love and flowers of Vietnam”

•  Explore Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam

•  Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels – View historical relics and experience the underground tunnels from the Vietnamese- American conflict

 

The itinerary is flexible to change anything to suit your needs

Day 1 / Hanoi: Hanoi Arrival  – Airport pick up – Meet your tour manager at hotel to go over any questions in your itinerary (D)

Day 2 / Hanoi:  Hanoi City Tour Full Day Trip (B)

Day 3 / Halong: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Cruise & Overnight on a 5-star Cruise Ship (B, L, D)

Day 4 / Hoi An: Halong Cruise – Hanoi – Fly to Danang/Hoi An on a 1hr flight (B, L)

Day 5 / Hoi An: Hoi An Walking Tour – Free Time Half Day (B)

Day 6 / Nha Trang: Hoi An/Danang – Fly to Nha Trang Beach City on a 1hr 15min flight – Relaxing (B)

Day 7 / Nha Trang: Nha Trang Relaxing (B)

Day 8 / Saigon: Nha Trang Relaxing – Fly to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) a 50min flight (B )

Day 9 / Saigon:  Saigon City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnels – Saigon (B)

Day 10 / Departure:  Saigon – Departure (B)

Trip Package Includes

•  Private A/C transportation as indicated in the program

•  All intra-flights (Vietnam airlines, economy class, airline taxes & service charges included)
     ∗  HANOI (HAN) – DANANG (DAD)/ HOI AN: a 1hr flight
     ∗  DANANG (DAD) – NHA TRANG (CXR): a 1hr 15min flight
     ∗  NHA TRANG (CXR) – HO CHI MINH CITY/SAIGON (SGN): a 50min flight
•  9 nights of accommodations
    ∗  2 nights Hanoi

    ∗  1 night Halong Bay
    ∗  2 nights Hoi An
    ∗  2 nights Nha Trang
    ∗  2 nights Ho Chi Minh City

•  Meals as indicated in the program: B = breakfast, L = Lunch, D = dinner

•  Cruise & Overnight on a 5-star cruise ship in Halong Bay (A/C private double/ twin cabin for 02 persons on the cruise ship)

•  Private boat to cruise in Hoi An as indicated in the program

•  All admission costs at places mentioned in the itinerary

•  Tour guides and local guides

•  Visas

•  All entrance fees

•  All taxes & service charges

•  Local sim card for cell phone

 

Trip Package Excludes

•  Other meals and personal expenses that are not noted in the program

•  Trip insurance

Day 1:

Hanoi Arrival – Pick up - Check in hotel - Welcome dinner

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Welcome Dinner · Tour guide · Hotel in Hanoi

Highlights:

Hanoi

Activities:

When you arrive at Hanoi International Airport, our tour guide will greet you with a greeting board with your name and transport you to your central hotel in Hanoi to check in. If time allows, you will be treated to a welcome dinner of Vietnamese cuisine at a traditional local restaurant in Hanoi. After dinner, we will walk through the streets of Hanoi to explore the night markets before returning to your hotel and spending the night in Hanoi.

Day 2:

Hanoi City Tour Full

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · All entrance fees · Hotel in Hanoi

Activities:

At around 8 am after your breakfast at the hotel, our tour guide and driver will pick you up and we start our full day trip to visit the rest main sites of Hanoi such as Ho Chi Minh Complex with Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, his former stilt-house residence, the Presidential Palace, the Ho Chi Minh museum and one pillar pagoda, West Lake area, Quan Thanh Temple, Tran Quoc 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. We have lunch in the traditional restaurant in the center of Hanoi before continuing our trip in Hanoi by visiting Ngoc Son Temple, Hoan Kiem Lake, Hoa Lo Prison, seeing the Water Puppet Unique show, then enjoy our dinner until escort you to Hanoi Railway Station to catch our night train to Sapa. Stay overnight on the train

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Day 3:

Hanoi – Halong Bay – Cruise & Overnight on a 5-star boat cruise

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · Lunch · Dinner · All entrance fees · Cruise & Overnight on the cruise ship in Halong Bay (private cabin)

Activities:

At around 8:30am our tour guide will pick you up to start our trip to Halong Bay. 12h00 – 12h30 Embark on the cruise ship 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.

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Day 4:

Halong – Fly to Danang/Hoi An

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · Lunch · Internal airfare Hanoi-Danang/Hoi An · All entrance fees · Hotel in Hoi An

Activities:

06h30 – 07h00 Begin your day by swimming, exercising, or going on a photo hunt. 07h00 – 11h00 Eat breakfast at sunrise. Visit Ti Top Island, cruise to Ba Hang Fishing Village, pass Dog Rock and Incense Burner, and then return to the harbor for lunch around 11h00 12h00 Transfer you to Hanoi airport for a short flight to Danang, where you are met and transferred to your hotel in Hoi An to check in and relax. Stay at a resort in Hoi An for the night.

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Day 5:

Hoi An Walking Tour Half Day – Free time

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · All entrance fees · Hotel in Hoi An

Activities:

After breakfast, we enjoy the Old Town of Hoi An walking tour in this famous town by visiting the famous Japanese Covered Bridges, the Pottery Museum, the 200 years old Tam Ky House, the Chua Ong Pagoda, and the vibrant market. We walk to visit these sites by pasting many low-tiled houses scattered along the small streets and assembly halls which reflect the town’s multi-cultural past. Overnight in Hoi An.

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Day 6:

Hoi An/Danang – Fly to Nha Trang Beach City

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · All entrance fees · Internal airfare Hoi An/Danang – Nha Trang · All entrance fees · Hotel in Dalat.

Highlights:

Nha Trang

Activities:

After breakfast, our driver will pick you up and take you to the airport to catch a short flight to Nha Trang beach city, which is considered to have one of the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam. Upon arrival at Nha Trang airport, you will be met and transferred to Hoi An to check in and relax. Rest time for you to relax on Vietnam’s most beautiful beach. Stay in a hotel in Nha Trang for the night.

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Day 7:

Nha Trang - Free time

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast

Highlights:

Nha Trang Free Day

Activities:

Today is your free day to explore Nha Trang Beach City, which has some of the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam. In Nha Trang, stay at a nearby beach hotel.

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Day 8:

Nha Trang – Fly to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · All entrance fees · Internal airfare Dalat-Saigon · Hotel in Saigon

Highlights:

Ho Chi Minh City

Activities:

You have free time to relax in Nha Trang until our driver picks you up and transfers you to the airport to catch a short flight to Ho Chi Minh City or also known as Saigon. Upon arrival at Saigon airport, you are met and transferred to the center of Saigon to check in and relax. The rest period allows you to unwind in Vietnam’s busiest city. Stay in a hotel in Saigon for the night.

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Day 9:

Saigon City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnels – Saigon

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Tour guide · Breakfast · All entrance fees · Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Activities:

Our tour guide and driver will meet you at your hotel and begin our half-day Saigon City and Cu Chi Tunnel tour. The sightseeing tour introduces us to the city’s major attractions. We pass by the now-demolished wartime American Embassy before visiting the Reunification Palace, which was the former residence of South Vietnam’s President until the end of April 1975 and exploring French colonial structures at Notre Dame Cathedral. We continue our journey after seeing the War Remnant Museum to the bustling Ben Thanh Market, where anything and everything is for sale. This afternoon, we will travel to the Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground tunnel network of approximately 200 kilometers constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the long struggle for independence. Transfer you back Saigon and overnight in Saigon.

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Day 10:

Saigon – Departure (B)

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast

Highlights:

Airport transfer

Activities:

Free time for more discoveries in Saigon, until it’s time to transfer you to the airport to catch your flight back home or your next destination.