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Duration:
 15 Days / 14 Nights

15 Days Best of Vietnam from Hanoi

 

The itinerary covers the best UNESCO-listed sites in Vietnam, including old towns, historical relics, valleys, bays, beaches, floating markets, rivers

 

Special Features

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

•  Discover Mai Chau with mountain and valley trekking opportunities, ethnic homestays, and beautiful views

•  Experience Ninh Binh or also known as “Halong Bay on land”

•  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

•  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

•  Boat in The Mekong River Delta and appreciate the beaches, islands, resorts, spas, and seafood

 

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 / Mai Chau: Hanoi – Mai Chau (B)
Day 3 / Mai Chau: Mai Chau Trekking tour (B)
Day 4 / Hanoi: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B)
Day 5 / Ninh Binh: Hanoi – Ninh Binh Boat Ride (B)
Day 6 /  Ninh Binh: Biking Tour in Ninh Binh (B)
Day 7 / Halong Bay: Ninh Binh – Halong Bay – Cruise & Overnight on a 5-star cruise ship (B, L, D)
Day 8 / Halong Bay: Halong Bay Kayaking Tour (B, L)
Day 9 / Hoi An: Halong Bay – Fly to Danang/Hoi An (a 1hr flight) (B)
Day 10 / Hoi An: Hoi An Local Tour & Walking Tour (B, L)
Day 11 / Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon): Hoi An/Danang – Fly to Saigon (a 1hr flight) (B)
Day 12 / Saigon: Saigon – Cu Chi Tunnels (B)
Day 13 / Mekong River: Saigon – Mekong Homestay Tour (B, L, D)
Day 14 / Saigon: Biking Tour of the Mekong – Saigon (B, L)
Day 15 / 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) – HO CHI MINH CITY/SAIGON (SGN): a 1hr flight
  • 14 nights of accommodations double/ twin sharing room at the hotels and homestays
  • 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 and Mekong River 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

Included:

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

Attractions:

Hanoi

Activities :

After being met at the airport by a DH Travel tour guide, you will be transferred to Hanoi for check-in, recovery, welcome dinner, and overnight.

Attractions & Review :

Day 2:

& Day 3 & Day 4: Hanoi - Mai Chau Trekking Tour

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Homestay in Mai Chau

Attractions:

Mai Chau

Activities :

Mai Chau – a charming valley surrounded by green rice fields and beautiful limestone mountain cliffs – is a new and exciting discovery for the first time all over again. The White Thai and Muong ethnic groups add to the valley’s charm with their stilt houses. Poomcon – Vanmai – Samkhoe trekking route explores Maichau’s charm by trekking up and down hills and from one village to another. Discover the culture and lifestyle of the local ethnic people through visits to their homes and discussions with locals. Their friendliness will make you feel at ease, and it will be one of the highlights of your adventure tour in Vietnam.

Attractions & Review :

Day 5:

& Day 6 & Day 7: Explore Stunning Trang An and Surroundings

Included:

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

Activities :

Explore the stunning Ngo Dong river on a sampan rowed by locals, passing through rice fields and limestone mountains where the famous film “Indochine” was shot. It’s a fantastic trip with fantastic photos for professional photographers. Biking on small, peaceful countryside trails from one village to the next will lead to new discoveries. Visit Dinh temple, Le temple, and the capital’s foundation to learn about Vietnam’s ups and downs in the 10th century. Visit Bai Dinh Pagoda to see the stone carving art of 500 stone Buddhas. In Ninh Binh, spend the night.

Attractions & Review :

Day 7:

& Day 8 & Day 9: Halong Bay Cruise Trip

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Lunch · Dinner · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Cruise & Overnight on a 5-star cruise ship in Halong Bay

Attractions:

Halong Bay

Activities :

Explore Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the “Paradise on Earth.” The best part of Halong Bay tours is getting off the beaten path on the second day by cruising through thousands of incredible shaped limestone islands to an isolated floating village of local fishermen – this section of The majestic section is also where James Bond’s “Tomorrow will never die” was filmed. Halong Bay tours also include kayaking, mountain climbing, sampan rowing, and cave exploration.

Attractions & Review :

Day 10:

& Day 11: Explore Hoi An - UNESCO-listed site

Included:

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

Attractions:

Hoi An

Activities :

Explore the old town of Hoi An – a World Heritage Site of UNESCO and take Hoi An Local Tour by Cycling, Basket Boat, Fishing, and Cooking Class

Attractions & Review :

Day 12:

& Day 13 & Day 14: Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) - Cu Chi Tunnels - Mekong River Delta Boat Trip

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Dinner · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Hotel in the Mekong & Saigon

Attractions:

Cu chi Tunnels Mekong River

Activities :

Discover the amazing historical Cu Chi Tunnels and the water life of the Vietnamese people in the Mekong River Delta.

Attractions & Review :

Day 15:

Goodbye Saigon

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast

 

Attractions:

Airport transfer

 

Activities :

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