Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival (D)
Arrive in Sai Gon you will be met by your guide and driver and transferred to the hotel for check in. You get local Saigon Massage and a chance to relax with light music, candles, aroma sticks lighten up atmosphere after the long flight. Welcome dinner is included.
Day 2: Cu Chi Tunnel - City Tour (B, L, D)
Trip to Cu Chi Tunnel - an extraordinary underground of Vietnam Army during the fight against US Troop with the length of 200 km. Back to HCMC. Lunch. City tour: Chinese Lady Pagoda, Reunification Palace, War Remnant Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, City Hall, City Theatre, Ben Thanh Market. Enjoy dinner & discover Saigon by night.
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City – Nha Trang Where Miss Universe 2008 was organized (B, L, D)
Transfer to airport for flight to Nha Trang where Miss Universe 2008 was organized. Visit Memento Country Home - where you can choose to relax and enjoy fresh air in the middle of grass field and experience a cruise on ox-carriage to Fairy Stream and the surrounding area. Relax with local spa package at Memento Country Home (hair wash, facial massage, herb bath, body massage) with natural ingredients such as soapberry, lemon, cucumber, lemon grass, herbs … are used thousand years ago as a very traditional way of hygiene. Check in Hon Tam Resort on a green island with very beautiful sceneries and white sand beach with blue clean sea water. Visit Hoang Hoa Thon (Royal Flower Village) with Ancient House (200 years old). Enjoy Vietnamese Traditional Show. Dinner and discover Hon Tam Island by night
Day 4: Nha Trang – Ha Noi (B, L, D)
Check out and transfer to Airport for Hanoi flight. A short flight will take you to Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. Visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum – the final resting place of Vietnamese great father or Uncle Ho, President Ho chi Minh’s stilt house – where Ho lived on and off from 1958 to 1969, then visit Ho chi Minh’s Museum where tourists will learn what he had done for Viet Nam and some other countries and learn all kinds of information about President Ho Chi Minh. The next place is One Pillar Pagoda, a group of structures consisting of a pagoda and a tower built in the middle of a square pond. Leave One Pillar Pagoda for the Temple of Literature – the first college of Vietnam dedicated to Confucian. Visit Tran Quoc Pagoda, which is on the shore of West Lake and Hoan Kiem Lake (Restored Sword Lake) with Ngoc Son Temple. Take a chance to visit Hanoi Royal Citadel with 1.000 years old. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 5: Ha Noi – Ha Long Bay - New World Natural Wonder (B, L, D)
Depart for Halong. Enroute, you will have a short break of 15 minutes to rest before going to Halong Bay.
Boarding for a complimentary drink and delicious sea food lunch while cruising to the bay . Enjoy the beautiful limestone islands with Fighting – Cock, Dog Rock and Incense Burners.....formed by the process of erosion between the sea water and limestones. Many of them are covered in lush, dense jungle. Later, we visit Sung Sot Cave ( Cave of Surprises ) and then spend an hour kayaking before a refreshing ocean swimming.
Fresh seasonal fruits are served on sundeck. Having dinner and overnight on boat.
Day 6: Ha Long – Ha Noi (B, L)
A new day has come with beautiful sunrise view from your cabin. Have breakfast while complimentary tea & coffee are served. Trip by tender to Ti Top Island for swimming or climb up to the top to see the outstanding scenery of the bay. Having lunch on board with a variety of local food, enjoying the rest of the boat trip.
Arriving back at Halong dock. Have a short break of 15 minutes and en route to Ha Noi. Dinner on your own. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 7 : Ha Noi – Thanh Hoa – Homeland of Three Kings and Two Lords of Vietnam (B, L, D)
Depart from Hanoi to Thanh Hoa. On the way, visit Tam Coc Cave by boat - famous Halong Bay on land. Luncheon in Ninh Binh. After lunch, transfer to Lam Kinh Hotel. Check in with welcome drink. Visit Royal Temple of Le Dynasty, built in 1805. It is a worship place of 27 Le Emperors, Queen Mothers and other Aristocrats of Later Le Dynasty. Continue to visit Dai Bi Pagoda, under the foot of Ky Lan Mountain, where worship King Le Than Tong with his 6 wives with 6 nationalities : Vietnam - Thailand – Muong – Chinese - Laos – Holland, especially his Holland wife, her name is Orona (a woman is half Holland and half Korean). Dinner and free on leisure.
Day 8 : Thanh Hoa Full Day City Tour - Ho Citadel - World Heritage (B, L, D)
Visit Ho Citadel - World Heritage, God Fish Stream, Ancient Temples of Lam Kinh, built in 15th century. The site consists of the tomb of King Le Thai To ( the first King of Later Le Dynasty) and Vinh Lang Stele composed by a famous Mandarin Nguyen Trai which says briefly the life of the emperor. There are tombs of other Le Emperors and the royal family members. All the tomb have typically architectural features of Le Dynasty. Continue to visit Seven Steps Waterfall, Bai Tranh Hill, Lung Nhai Mountain (Pu Me Mountain) – from here you can see Chu River, Am River and very beautiful panorama landscape.
Day 9 : Thanh Hoa – Ha Noi (B, L)
Check out Resort. Depart for Hanoi. On the way, visit Statue of Le Loi (Le Thai To, the first King of Later Le Dynasty), Kim Quy Lake, Dong Son Ancient Village under the foot of Tien Son Mountain. This village is a few thousand years old. The entrance of the village and communal house remain unchanged. There are ten of ancient houses in the village with lanes paved gravels and tiles running under the foot of mountain. The old walls covered with green moss bring back the images of old days. After lunch. Back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi. Free and easy.
Day 10 : Ha Noi – Departure Flight (B)
Today is a sad day! Our guide will take you to the airport and say goodbye. End tour.
Above rates are in USD applicable to adults and children of 12 years old up and based on twin room share ; Rate for children: under 5 years old:30%, from 5 to under 12 years old: 75%
- A/C transportation for the whole trip
- Air tickets for domestic flights: HCMC - Nha Trang - Ha Noi
- 9 nights stay at 3-4-5 star Hotels, Resorts and Junk
- Meals as indicated in the program
- Boat cruise fee and entrance tickets to tourist sites indicated in the program
- Kayaking in Hontam Resort and Halong Bay
- Local Saigon Massage
- Local spa package at Memento Country Home (hair wash, facial massage, herb bath, body massage) with natural ingredients such as soapberry, lemon, cucumber, lemon grass, herbs … are used thousand years ago as a very traditional way of hygiene.
- English-speaking tour guide for the whole trip
- 1 bottle of drinking water & 1 wet towel/day
- Approval letter of VISA to Vietnam upon arrival.
- Expenses not listed above
- Tips for drivers and tour guide
- International air tickets
- Travel insurance
Terms & Conditions
- Deposit of 50% is required upon tour booking confirmation
- Balance should be settled upon your group arrival
Change departure date 20%, cancel before 30 days free, from 10-15 days 50%, from 7-9 days 70%, from 3-6 days 80%, after 24 hours 100%, without prior notice 100%.
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