Tour itinerary: arrive Hanoi and depart from HCMC or vice versa
Arrive Noi Bai Airport. Transfer to hotel. Evening enjoy Water Puppet Show. All puppets are made of woods, moving on the water following the rhythm of live folk music. Fire crackers, smoke, fire and lights make it more picturesque Overnight in Hanoi.
Morning visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum, One Pillar Pagoda, Tran Quoc Pagoda and the Ethnic Minority Museum. Afternoon city tour includes the Temple of Literature, Ngoc Son Temple and walking tour throught the Old Streets in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. Transfer to railway station for overnight train to Lao Cai (Sapa) (Mon, Wed, Fri). Overnight on train
Early morning arrive Lao Cai. Meet and transfer to Sapa. Check in hotel. Drive to Tarvan Village for trekking tour to explore the hilltribe villages and visit the Sapa market, where The Love Fair to be held every Saturday night.
Morning drive to Bac Ha. Visit Bac Ha Market, the biggest typical mountainous market and surounding villages. Afternoon return to hotel. Transfer to railway station for overnight train to Hanoi
Early morning arrive Hanoi. Transfer to Hai Phong dock for hydrofoil boat to Cat Ba Island. On arrival, visit to Cat Ba National Park, walking through the village and return to the whaft to get on board. Boat cruise from Cat Ba Halong, on the way visit to Sung Sot Cave, the most beautiful café in Halong Bay, swimming at Titop Beach. 18:00 check in hotel. Overnight in Halong.
Morning continue to explore Ha Long bay by boat, which is recognized as World Scenery Heritage with thousands of grottoes raising from the sea. Visit the Heaven Palace Cave, Amazing Cave and beautiful landscape of Halong Bay. Afternoon return to Hanoi
On the way back to Hanoi, visit to the famous Ceramic Factory in Dong Trieu. Arrive Hanoi. Rest of the day free and easy for last minute shopping or explore Hanoi by your own. Overnight in Hanoi
Early morning transfer to airport for flight to Hue, capital of Vietnam from 18th century until the recent day 1945. Day tour of Hue including the Royal Citadel, Forbidden city, Nguyen’s Emperors tombs. Afternoon boat trip to visit Thien Mu Pagoda and Minh Mang tomb. Royal banquet is optional.
Overnight in Hue
| Day 5:HANOI - CATBA - HALONG
Morning Dong Ba Market. Drive to Danang via beautifully Hai Van Pass, stop on they way to visit Lang Co Fishing village. Arrive Danang, visit the Museum of Cham Sculpture and Marble Mountains, a complex of five mountain overlooking the south China Sea which is name under five element on earth: Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, Earth. Finally drive to Hoian, the famous World Cuture Heritage town. Overnight in Hoi An.
| Day 8: HUE - DANANG- HOIAN
Morning visit Hoian Ancient town, dated back from the end of 16th century, known as Macau of Vietnam. Visit the charming town with Japanese Bridge, Phuoc Kien Temple, the Old Houses, Hoi An Museum and Hoi An market. Continue to visit the ruins of Myson, the Holy Site of Champa Kingdom from 6th until 13th century. Myson now is well preserved by UNESCO as the World Culture Heritage.
| Day 9:HOIAN – MY SON - HOIAN
Transfer to Danang airport for flight to Nha Trang. Check in hotel in Nha Trang. Boat cruise to visit Tri Nguyen Aquarium, Fishing village, San Beach, Tam and Mun Islands. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Drive to Da Lat (250 km) via Belle-Vue-Pass and Poklong Garai Cham Tower. Arrive Dalat, a city known as “a little Paris” with a romantic landscape of a highland city. Visit Tuyen Lam Lake, Chinese Pagoda, the last Nguyen’s King Summer Palace. Overnight in Dalat.
| Day10: HOI AN - DANANG – NHATRANG
Visit the Valley of Love, Lake of Sigh, Prenn Water Fall. Drop by Chicken Village, a K’ho hill tribe village near Bao Loc. Drive to Ho Chi Minh (320 km) via Bao Loc with stop at coffee and tee plantations. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
City tour of Ho Chi Minh city including the Historical Museum, Former Presidential Palace, The Lacquer Ware Workshop, Notre Dame Cathedral, the City Post Office, China Town, Thien Hau Pagoda. Evening free at leisure.
| Day12: DALAT - HO CHI MINH
Excursion to the Mekong Delta. Stop at Cai Be for boat cruise along the Mekong River, visit floating market, walk through beautiful orchid island, visit the farmer’s house, take the rowing boat along the narrow cannel with water coconut trees. Proceed to Can Tho, the capital city of the Mekong Delta. Check in hotel.
| Day14: HO CHI MINH – VINH LONG - CANTHO
Morning visit Cai Rang Floating market, a typical Market in the Mekong Delta, orchard garden. Orientation tour of Cantho city then return to Ho Chi Minh city.
| Day15: CANTHO – HO CHI MINH CITY
Free time until check out. Transfer to airport for departure flight. End of servic
| Day16: HO CHI MINH – DEPARTURE
TOUR NAME: Vietnam The Best Tour - 16 days / 15 nights
TOUR CODE: AAVN-16
TOUR DURATION: 16 Days / 15 Nights
TOUR PRICE: 0
- Please note surcharge for staying at Victoria Sapa during weekend for First Class and Deluxe class is $25 USD/room/nite
- Surcharge for using Victoria Express Train:
- Superior Compartment of 4 soft sleepers
Week-day: 65 USD/person Weekend: 130USD/person
One of departure or return during weekend: 100 USD/person
- Deluxe compartment for 2 soft sleepers
Week-day: 120usd/person. Weekend: 225usd/person
One of departure or return during weekend: 150usd/person
- Extra cost for private cabin on tourirst train (first class): 55usd/person
ü Transfers & tours as per itinerary in private air/con vehicle (brand new)
ü 13 nights at Hotels with breakfasts
ü 02 night on train without breakfast
ü English & French speaking guide throughout
ü Domestic flight HAN/HUE & DAD/NHA with domestic airport taxes
ü Entrance fees and boat fees
ü Train ticket HANOI – LAO CAI – HANOI (first class tourist train,solf sleeper, air/con, 4 berth a cabin)
ü Meals & drinks
ü 2 breakfasts when get off train
ü International Airfare & Departure Airport Tax
ü Own expenses
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