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Day 1: Check in Hotel in Hanoi and Free and easy (Meals: No)

Pick up from the airport to Hanoi. Arrive Hanoi and check in Hotel located in the center of the Hanoi Old Quarter. Get welcome drink when check in. Explore Hanoi by yourself.

Night 1: Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi - Halong cruise (B/L/D)

8:00 – 8:30: The Swan shutter bus will pick you up from your hotel and heading to northeast of Vietnam
12.30: Arrive at Swan office, transferred by tender to Swan Cruise.
12.45: Enjoy welcome drink, be briefing about safety on boat and activities included then check in cabin.
13.30: Delicious Vietnamese set menu while leisurely cruising to the core of Halong Bay. 
15.00: Arrive to kayaking area – that is Cap La Island. Enjoy kayaking through the karst and breathtaking nature, swimming and relaxing.
17.30: Get back to the boat and enjoys Sunset party while our cruise sailing to the overnight anchorage. 
19.00: Sumptuous set-dinner onboard.
20.30: Free time for joining Games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing. 

Night 2: Overnight on Halong cruise

Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B/L)

06.30: Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck.
07.00: Breakfast will be served in Western style and furthermore with Vietnamese traditional food – ‘PHO’ 
08.00: Explore the Thien Canh Son.  guide will explain the history of Ha Long Bay and this Cave, made by Mother Nature
09.30: Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing.   
Please remove all of your belongings from your cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (staff will transfer directly to the pier). 
10.30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat.
11.00: Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese brunch.
12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier
12.30: Farewell Halong Bay then returns to Hanoi
17.00: End of service.

Night 3: Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi

Day 4:  Hanoi –Free and easy (B) 

You have breakfast at the hotel then have the whole day free in Hanoi to relax, go shopping and explore this city by yourself.
Please contact us if you want to join any daily tours with us.
Night 4Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi

Day 5:  Hanoi –Night train to Hue(B)

You will have breakfast at the hotel, free and easy in the day time then we will transfer you to Hanoi railway station to catch night train to Hue city.
Please contact us if you want to upgrade to the flight from Hanoi to Hue.

Night 5: Overnight on night train

Day 6: Hue arrival-Free and easy (meals: No)

9:45 Arrive in Hue. Pick up from train station to hotel in Hue. You will have free time to explore Hue city and Perfume River by yourself or catch a cyclo moving around Hue City.

Night 6: Overnight at the hotel in Hue

Day 7: Hue city full day tour (B/L)

  • 08:00 – 08:30am: Our guide and car will pick you up at your hotel/stay in Hue city center.
  • 09:00 am: Thanh Toan Bridge (Roof-tiled bridge)- an arched wooden bridge, a rare and the most aesthetically valuable bridge among those of Vietnam
  • 10:30 am: Minh Mang Tomb - Consider as the most majestic of all of the Royal Tombs. Renowned for its architecture, which harmoniously blends into the nature surroundings.
  • 11:30 am: Khai Dinh Tomb - which is a blend of Western and Eastern architecture
  • 12:30 am: Lunch at Local Restaurant
  • 01:30pm: Citadel - Imperial citadel is the home of Vietnam’s last royal dynasty – the Nguyen Dynasty
  • 03: 00 pm: Thien Mu Pagoda (Heaven Fairy Lady Pagoda) – the oldest pagoda in Hue city
  • 04: 00pm: Get dragon boat cruise to see sunset and come back to city.
  • 04:30 pm: Drop you off at your hotel in Hue city center. Finish the tour.
Night 7: Overnight at the hotel in Hue

Day 8: Hue –Hoi An (B)

You will have breakfast at the hotel then transfer by shuttle bus to Hoi An. 
8:00- 8:30: Depart from Hue to Da Nang   
Stop to take pictures at Lang Co beach, Hai Van pass 
12:00: Arrive in Da Nang. Stop to visit the Marble Mountains and stone carving village
13:30: Arrive Hoi An. Drop of at hotel.

Night 8: Overnight at the hotel in Hoian

Day 9: Hoi An - My Son Sanctuary - boat trip on Thu Bon river (B/L)

8:00  –  8:30: We will  pick  you  up  at  your  hotel  (in Hoi An  ancient  town  area). 
8:30: Leaving Hoi An for My Son Holy land. 
9:30: Arriving in My Son - the Holy land surrounded by the marvelous mountains, 48km west of Hoi An. My  Son  was  chosen  as  a  religious  center,  built  in  the  late  4th  century  under  the  Cham’s  King Bhadravaman. It is a huge religious complex with over 70 towers and temples of different architectures. Wander through the elaborate carvings and sculptures of the Cham people, tourists are welcomed at the Old Tower of the Cham. You have 2 hours to enjoy and discover the beauty of Ancient buildings at of the Champa  Kingdom with our tour guide. 
12.00: Leaving My Son for Cau Lau boat station and taking a boat trip on Thu Bon River. 
You could visit the living of the local people and feeling the fresh air. You will have soft lunch on the 
boat before visiting at Kim Bong Carpentry Village – The traditional village. 
14:30: Our trip will finish at Bach Dang Boat station. You will have free time to explore local market or our tour guide will catch a taxi for you to go back to the hotel.
Night 9: Overnight at the hotel in Hoian

Day 10: Hoi An – Free day (Meals: B)

You will have breakfast at the hotel. Today you have a free day to relax, go shopping or take a free bicycle to look around Hoian ancient town and the surrounding countryside. Please contact us if you want to join any daily tours with us.
Night 10: Overnight at the hotel in Hoian

Day 11:  Hoi An – Danang- Fly to Ho Chi Minh city (Meal: B)  

After breakfast at your hotel, you are free till our driver come to transfer you to the airport. Today you will have a flight to Ho Chi Minh city and stay at the most touristic area of Ho Chi Minh City.
Night 11: Overnight at the hotel in Ho chi minh

Day 12: HCM – My Tho – Ben Tre – Can Tho deluxe group(Meal: B/L)

A trip to Mekong Delta to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and the rich culture of the vibrant southern Delta region. Boating down the river to experience the local life, fishing port, fishing floating house, enjoy the local folk song music and seasonal fresh fruit.
7:45-8:15: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and then start leaving the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City and start your trip to depart for My Tho, the town lies on the left side of the Mekong River. Boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.
Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking around country lane and seeing orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, enjoy the folk song music which performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.
Riding a hand-rowed sampan through Thoi Son canal and treat yourself in the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business, visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea and coconut candy workshop.
Have lunch at local restaurant. Break time.
In the afternoon, time for cycling around the Tan Thach village, meet the local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong delta. Hammock relaxing and enjoy cool breeze for those can’t joint the cycling trip.
17:30: Drop off at your hotel. Trip ends.
 
Night 12: Overnight at the hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 13:  Ho Chi Minh-Cu Chi tunnel deluxe group (Meals: B)

7:45-8:15: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and then start driving to Cu Chi which located 70 km from the Ho Chi Minh City Center to the Northwest.  Cu Chi was known as the “area of steel” in the war time, and the tunnel systems were over 200km, which was considered the unbreakable underground village in the Vietnam-American war. It is legendary for its network of tunnels, and is a popular destination for both Vietnamese and foreign visitors.
The trip to Cu Chi will take approximately one and a half hours bus driving.
Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have some short introduction followed by introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time to explore the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.
Break time for relax or time for those who want to try the real shooting gun.
13:00 Return to Saigon.
14:30: Drop off at your hotel. Trip ends.
Night 13: Overnight at the hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 14:  Ho Chi Minh – Back Home (Meals: B)

Have breakfast at the hotel then free and easy until our driver come and pick you to the airport. 
Trip ends. Feel free to contact us if you want to visit other places in Vietnam or Cambodia. We can customize the tour as your request.

 PACKAGE INCLUDED:

•    Flight ticket Danang to Ho Chi Minh city (Vietnam airlines (the first priority), Vietjet or Jetstar) with baggage allowance is 20 Kg check in and 7 Kg hand carry per person
•    Train ticket Hanoi to Hue (soft sleeper with A/C)
•    Private airport transfers in Hanoi, Hue, Danang and Ho Chi Minh city
•    Train station transfers in Hanoi and Hue
•    Shuttle bus transfer Hue-Hoi An
•    English speaking guide during tour
•    Meals as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
•    Deluxe accommodation with A/C, bathtub & shower onboard
•    Kayaking in Halong Bay
•    Insurance on-board.
•    Cooking class onboard
•    Tax and service charges.

PACKAGE EXCLUDED:

•    Beverages, International Insurance 
•    Tips(not compulsory), Personal Expenses & Others not clearly mentioned above
•    Return airfares from your country to Vietnam

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

•    Valid from 11 Aug 2017  to 31 Dec 2018. Tour departs daily.
•    Block out date from 13 Feb 2018 to 20 Feb 2018( Tet holiday in Vietnam)
•    Single travelers can travel for an extra $280USD per person (3-star option), $480USD per person (4-star option) or $840USD per person (5-star option)
•     High season surcharge of $35USD for the 3 star package, $40USD for 4 star package, $50USD for 5 star package applies p/p for bookings from 1 Oct 2017 to 1 May 2018 and 1 Oct 2018 to 31 Dec 2018
•    Surcharge of $15USD for the 3 star package, $25USD for 4 star package, $45USD for 5 star package applies p/p for gala dinner on Halong cruise on  24 Dec and 31 December 2017/ 2018.
•    Children policies
o    Children under 2 years old sharing the bed with parents is free of charge (no extra bed provided). Surcharge of $20USD per child for the internal flight from Danang to Ho Chi Minh.
o    Children from 2 – 4 years old sharing the bed with parents is free of charge (no extra bed provided). Surcharge of $65USD per child 
o    Children from 5 – 8 years old will be required to pay 75% of tour price, sharing the bed with parents or pay full price to have an extra bed.
 

NOTE:

•  Itinerary may be changed due to unexpected weather conditions
•  Hotel and cruise will be replaced by similar standard option only in case of full booking.
•  We will upgrade you to private car from Hue to Hoian for 5 star option.

3 star

Place Accommodation Room Type
Hanoi Maison D'Hanoi Boutique/HM Boutique Hotel Deluxe room
Halong Lavender cruise/Majestic cruise Deluxe room
Hanoi-Hue On the train Soft berth cabin with A/C
Hue Hue Serene Palace hotel Superior room/Deluxe room
Hoian Kim An/Venus/Emerald Waters hotel & spa Superior/Deluxe room
Ho Chi Minh Ruby River hotel/Cititel central hotel Superior/Deluxe room

 

4 star

Place Accommodation Room Type
Hanoi Flower Garden hotel Superior/Deluxe room
Halong Swan cruise/Flamingo cruise Deluxe room
Hanoi-Hue On the train Soft berth cabin with A/C
Hue Eldora Hue hotel Deluxe room
Hoian Thanh Binh Riverside/Belle Maison Hadana Hoi An Resort and Spa Deluxe room
Ho Chi Minh Paragon Saigon/MILLENNIUM BOUTIQUE HOTEL/ 
HARMONY SAIGON HOTEL & SPA
Premium room/Deluxe room

 

5 star

Place    Accommodation                 Room Type
Hanoi Apricot Hanoi hotel            Sketch King room
Halong Athena cruise/Alisa cruise/Seryna cruise Ocean view room
Hanoi-Hue On the train Soft berth cabin with A/C
Hue Imperial Hue hotel Deluxe City View
Hoian Allegro Hoian/ Koi Resort & Spa Hoi An Junior Suite/Standard Garden View
Ho Chi Minh Majestic Saigon hotel Colonial deluxe room

NOTE: We can customize the tour as per your request. Please contact us if you do not like the above listed accommodation. We can make a new itinerary at your preferred accommodation and will guarantee the best available price.


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