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 Halong with sightseeing enroute. Stop in Hai Duong to taste the Green Been Cake with tee. Arrive Halong and board the traditional sailing junk on 13:00. Whilst cruising the exquisite waters sample the regions fresh seafood. Visit the recently discovered Surpprise Grotto with its great views and on the next island see the yawning mouth of Bo Nau Cave. Enjoy a swim in the emerald waters of Halong Bay at any spot that you wish to visit. Watch the sun set over the bay whilst enjoying a delicious dinner. Overnight on Wooden Junk
| Day 5: HANOI - HALONG (L-D)
Wake up to fresh coffee and a wholesome breakfast before cruising back to Halong City. En route the junk weaves through strange-shaped rock formations that invite comparisons from fighting cocks to a ddragons and even General De Gaulle’s nose!. Continuing visit Bai Tu Long Bay. Have lunch on board. Return to halong City on 12:45, check out and transfer back to Hanoi. Overnight at hotel
| Day 6: HALONG - HANOI (B-L)
Day excursion to Ninh Binh, visit to HoaLu Citadel, the capital of Vietnam in 10th century of very short dynasty of Dinh and Le. Then take the boat to along the stream to visit the Three Caves (Tam Coc) with wonderful landscape of Red Riverdelta. Then climb up to the hill to visit Bich Dong Pagoda, one the the most oldest pagoda in the area. Have a panorama view of Red river delta fromt the top of the hill. Afternoon returnt o Hanoi.
| Day 7: HANOI – NINH BINH – HANOI (B)
Transfer to airport for departure flightl.
| Day 8: HANOI – HO CHI MINH CITY (B)
TOUR NAME: Northen adventure - 8 days / 7 nights
TOUR CODE: AAVN-20
TOUR DURATION: 8 Days / 7 Nights
TOUR PRICE: 0
- Please note surcharge for staying at Victoria Sapa during weekend for First Class and Deluxe class is $25 USD/room/nite
- Surcharge for using Victoria Express Train:
- Superior Compartment of 4 soft sleepers
Week-day: 65 USD/person Weekend: 130USD/person
One of departure or return during weekend: 100 USD/person
- Deluxe compartment for 2 soft sleepers
Week-day: 120usd/person. Weekend: 225usd/person
One of departure or return during weekend: 150usd/person
- Extra cost for private cabin on tourirst train (first class): 55usd/person
- Transfers & tours as per itinerary
- Hotels with breakfasts
- 2 nights on train without breakfast
- 1 night on the boat cruise (traditional junk)
- English & French speaking guide
- Train ticket HANOI-LAOCAI-HANOI (in tourist train, air/con, 4 berths per 1 cabin)
- Entrance fees and boat fees
- Meals & drinks
- International Airfare & Departure Airport Tax 12US$
- Own expenses
Please contact us for price!