Culturally rich and steeped in centuries-old charm, Vietnam’s appeal lies in its unique artistic, religious and architectural heritage set against a backdrop of diverse natural beauty. Awaken your senses as this tour takes you through colorful, bustling markets and serene temples to palm-fringed beaches and rugged mountains, introducing some of the world’s friendliest people along the way (Lonely Planet guide book).
Day 1: Hanoi (D)
Arrive at the Noi Bai international airport. Meet your Viettours’ guide for an orientation tour, transfer to hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner. Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese water puppet show in the evening. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong (B)
After breakfast, a half day city tour of Vietnam’s capital includes such sights as Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, the Lake of the Restored Sword and the Old Quarter. In the afternoon, transfer by road to Halong Bay, 160 km east of Hanoi. Visit Dong Trieu ceramic village en route. Overnight in Halong.
Day 3: Halong – Hanoi (B-L)
After breakfast, a morning cruise in a private junk on the emerald green waters of Halong Bay, among the 3,000 spectacular limestone islands. The cruise ends with a fresh seafood lunch on board. Return to Hanoi by road in the afternoon. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Hanoi (B-L)
Breakfast at the hotel. A 70 km drive through rural northern Vietnam to the site of Vietnam’s first capital – Hoa Lu. Visit the two remaining sanctuaries of the ancient citadel. After lunch at a local restaurant, take a sampan on a river through the rice paddies to the grottoes of the sacred Tam Coc Caves – A “Halong on Land”. Return to Hanoi by road. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 5: Hanoi (B)
Departure day. At leisure until transfer to the airport for onward flight. Home sweet home.
Tour Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
Tour Operates: all year round / on demand
Tour Price: Please contact us for a tailor-made quote.
(Rates vary frequently. Please contact us to get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs)
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Terms and conditions subject to change without notice. This program may be changed or discontinued without notice. Please call our travel consultant for additional information.
- Including: Hotel as indicated in the tour itinerary 3-star or 4-star hotels, based on twin share – Good meals and admission fees as in the itineraries –Viettours’ tour escort – Travel insurance with maximum compensation of 10,000.00 USD / case and 1,000.00 USD / luggage. Travel Gifts: cap, Viettours’ travel organizer or leather passport cover.
- Excluding: Round trip ticket – Airport tax – Airport security tax – Fuel surcharge (this rate can be changed on the day of ticket issuance) – Tips for local guides and drivers – Entrance visas – Passport – Telephone fees – Laundry – Transportation without mention in the itineraries – Excess baggage and other personal expenses – Drinks – Single room supplement.
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