- River Cruises
- Tailor – Made
Fly to Hanoi, upon arrival, our shuttles bus & guide will be holding a sign with your name and welcome you at Noi Bai International airport, transferred to your hotel for check in. The rest day is free at leisure and overnight in Hanoi.
After breakfast, our guide will pick you up at hotel at 8.00 and start sightseeing today includes explore Vietnam’s charming capital. With its wide tree-lined boulevards, French colonial architecture, peaceful lakes and ancient oriental pagodas, start a Hanoi’s key sites: the Ho Chi Minh Complex (Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum and stilt house), the Presidential Palace, the nearby One Pillar Pagoda; the Temple of Literature; West Lake including the sedate Tran Quoc Pagoda & Quan Thanh Temple; and one of the city’s museums (a choice between the History Museum and the Ethnology Museum or Hoa Lo prison). End the day’s explorations with a cyclo tour through the Old Quarter or enjoy a traditional water puppet show.
After breakfast, our guide will pick you up at hotel at 7.45 – 8.20AM, then start journey east to Halong Bay, a World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty. Spend 24 hours on a traditional Junk Cruise in the amazing bay: a natural wonderland composed of jutting limestone islands and sparkling turquoise waters. Arrive at the dock around noon and board your junk. Savor a gourmet lunch of fresh seafood onboard as we sail out into the mystical bay. In the afternoon, cruise around some of Halong’s many islands, including Dinh Huong and Ga Choi. Along the way visit one of the bay’s 3 largest caves (Thien Cung, Dau Go or Sung Sot). Stop at an island cove with a sheltered white-sand beach and take a dip in the warm waters of the Tonkin Gulf (weather permitting). Pass the night on your junk, lulled to sleep by the gentle rocking of calm waters. Overnight on Cruise.
Awake early and participate in Tai Chi on the top deck or simply relax and enjoy the sunrise over the bay’s towering islands. Enjoy a morning cup of coffee or tea, before setting out to explore nearby islands by rowboat. Return to the junk for breakfast then take advantage of the sundeck and admire the amazing rock formations of Halong. Have brunch on board the boat before returning to Halong pier to transfer to Ninh Binh. Upon arrival, check in Tam Coc garden Resort. The rest of the day is at leisure and Overnight in Ninh Binh.
Breakfast at Tam Coc garden. To avoid crowded our guide will pick you up at hotel 8.00 and transfer to Tam Coc (Halong bay inland), enjoy a rowing boat trip for over 2 hours through the spectacular scenery while gliding along the river among rice paddies and ranges of limestone mountains of Tam Coc. After 2 hour on boat, stop boat trip at Thai Vi temple for cycling around mountain & village, take beautiful time to enjoy local beauty. Have lunch at local restaurant. Then, proceed to visit Hoa Lu the ancient capital of the Dinh and Le dynasties dating back to the 11th century. Not much of the capital remains, but fortunately some of its ruins and tombs have survived for a millennium. The scenery is spectacular and more than make up for the lack of ruins. After the visit, our car transfers us to Van Long Nature Reserve, another studio site for shooting the movie “Kong: Skull Island”. Explore the nature reserve by rowing boat for over an hour. End of the day, free leisure until our driver transfer to Ninh Binh station to catch a night train to Dong Hoi (SE1) departing at 21.47PM. Overnight on train – sharing cabin on 4 berth soft sleeper air-conditioner cabin.
Notes: If you don’t want to share cabin with the other passengers, please let us know to book a whole four berths cabin or a cabin with two berths. Surcharge is applicable
05:31: Arrival Dong Hoi station, our guide will pick you up at the train station and transfer to Chay lap farmstay to leave your luggage there (early check in is available at your request). Breakfast on your account. After breakfast, transfer to Paradise Cave, this is the longest dried cave in South East Asia with the length of 31,4km. You walk up the mountain with 524 steps to enjoy cool weather and the magnificent stalactite and stalagmite when visiting 1,2km inside cave. Beside 1km tour, we also organize the 7km trek tour to explore Paradise cave. Overnight in Dong Hoi
From 07:45am: Pick up from Hotel and going to Phong Nha – Arrive to Rescue Center.
08:45 – 09:45: Experience the Wildlife Rescue Station
09:55 – 10:10: Transport to Botanical Garden
10:15 – 12:30: Trekking through the proper jungle
12:45 – 13:45: BBQ Lunch in Jungle and Resting
14:00- 16:30: Trekking through the jungle and back to the Botanical Garden.
16:30 – 17:00: Swimming at the beautiful natural pool
17:00- 17:15: See some wildlife animals at the Rehabilitation Centre
17:15 – 18:15: Transfer to Hue. Upon arrival Hue, check in hotel and the rest day is free at leisure.
At 8:00 a.m., you will be greeted at the hotel by a driver and guide. You will board the Dragon Boat for a cruise on the romantic Perfume River heading out for the countryside. Being the ancient capital, Hue is surrounded with ancient tombs of emperors past, and a visit to the most beautiful tombs will be on the itinerary for today. The charming Lady Pagoda (Thien Mu Pagoda) will be the first stop of the day. You will enjoy a great view on the Perfume River and surrounding area. Thien Mu Pagoda is considered the symbol of Hue, and of Buddhism in Vietnam. From here you will rejoin your car and visit King Minh Mang’s Tomb and King Tu Duc’s Tomb. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before continuing to visit Hue Citadel and Dong Ba Market. After city tour Hue, transfer to Hoi An over the Hai Van Pass. Upon arrival Hoi An, check in to hotel and free at leisure. Overnight in Hoi An.
Enjoy a day at leisure in Hoi An where you can further explore, relax by the pool or take a trip to the beach
Departs for My Son, My Son 70 km southwest of Da Nang, was the capital of the once almighty Champa Kingdom. It boasts a complex of ancient ruins that date back 1,700 years. This is the most complete example of ancient Champa ruins that Vietnam has maintained. Transfer back to Hoi An and free visiting a lovely old house, still occupied by the descendants of the merchants who built it over 200 years ago, before seeing the elaborate Japanese Bridge, a Chinese temple, the bustling market in your own way. Overnight in Hoi An
Cycling into the countryside to the small farming community of Tra Que Vegetable Village. Here you can enjoy the lush green countryside and see the farmers at work, later learn to make vietnamese spring roll and free on foot massage by herbs. Enjoy a free afternoon back in Hoi An. It is time for you to explore art and handicraft galleries, try on clothes tailor-made, relax at the riverside restaurants or take the short journey to the nearby beach. Overnight in Hoi An
Free at leisure until transfer to airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh. Upon arrival Ho Chi Minh, meet our driver at airport, then transfer you to hotel for check in and the rest day is free at leisure. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
Breakfast at hotel, you will take a short sight-seeing: visit Notre Dame Cathedral, the Central Post Office, the War Remnants Museum. Then, a half-day excursion to the Cu Chi Tunnels. At its height, the tunnel system stretched over 250km, from Saigon to the Cambodian border, and was three levels deep. The network included innumerable trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers and kitchens. Today, the remaining tunnels have become a major tourist attraction, giving you a unique experience and a feel of what underground life during the U.S.-Vietnam War must have been like. Return Ho Chi Minh late afternoon and free leisure in your own way.
After breakfast, leave behind the hustle and bustle of Saigon to delve into the Mekong Delta, a patchwork of emerald greens and the rice bowl of southern Vietnam. After 2 hours drive, arrive Ben Tre province crossing Rach Mieu Bridge, hop on a private motorize and cruise through the waterways and cannel of the Mekong delta to visit fruits orchards and learn about the local cottage industries like brick kiln-making, coconut processing, sleeping mats. Take a motorized cart (tuk tuk) or bicycle on shady paths, passing by green rice fiends and vegetable plains. Lunch is served in local restaurant. After lunch, we experience a rowing-boat ride along beautiful water palm creek before we continue by the motorized boat back to the pier. Continue by car to Can Tho City. Overnight in Can Tho.
Cruising along the small picturesque tributaries by rowing boat, we will see the Cai Rang floating market. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and the daily activities along the Mekong canals, visit a rice husking mill. Disembark at Ninh Kieu quay and visit an ancient house in Binh Thuy (10 km from Cantho city). Drive back to HCMC via My Tho. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
The morning is at leisure before boarding your flights home.
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