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  • Discover Hanoi, the city of two paces between modernization and conservatism, between the motorized traffic of streets and the soothing piety of its temples and pagodas…
  • Welcome to Sapa, a mountainous town with beautiful valleys and high mountains that overlook the city on all sides, rich in its minority cultures and fantastic landscapes.
  • Visit The fishing villages of Halong Bay, you can not only admire beautiful landscapes but also take boats, and discover the daily life of these fishermen.
  • The old town of Hoi An was exceptionally well protected against the adverse effects of time and the ambitious economic development experienced by its competitors.
  • Discover the vibrant life in Ho Minh City.

Overview

  • Day 01: Hanoi arrival - welcome dinner at local family
  • Day 02: Hanoi city & street food tour
  • Day 03: Hanoi- Sharing Limousine car- Sapa - Lao Chai - Ta Van
  • Day 04: Sapa- Tram Ton - Love Waterfall - Fanxipan peak
  • Day 05: Sapa- sharing Limousine car to Hanoi
  • Day 06: Hanoi- Ha Long Bay
  • Day 07: Halong - Hanoi - flight to Da Nang- Hoi An
  • Day 08: Hoi An walking tour & surrounding villages
  • Day 09: Hoi An- My Son- Hoi An
  • Day 10: Hoi An - Danang - Flight to Ho Chi Minh
  • Day 11: Ho Chi Minh - Ben Tre - Can Tho
  • Day 12: Can Tho- Ho Chi Minh
  • Day 13: Ho Chi Minh city – departure
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  • Day 01. Hanoi arrival - welcome dinner in local family

    Arrival in Noi Bai airport, you will be picked up then transferred to the hotel in the city center. The day is free for your relaxing.

    | Guide and driver

  • Day 02. Hanoi city & street food tour (B)

    You will be picked up at the hotel at 8:30. Starting the day trip will be a visit of the Ho Chi Minh Complex, which compromises Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum (closed on Mondays & Fridays), his former stilt-house residence, the Presidential Palace and Ho Chi Minh Museum. We will then visit the Temple of Literature constructed in 1070 to worship Confucius, which served as the first Royal National University in Vietnam. The site also honors 82 Vietnamese doctorates who passed a number of rigid exams in the feudal ages. Their names, birthdays and birthplaces are engraved in 82 headstones perched on stone tortoises. It is widely believed that touching the heads of these tortoises will bring luck. Its peaceful green compound with its neatly maintained lawns, gardens and lotus ponds make it a tranquil hideaway from the city’s bustle and heat.
    In the afternoon, discover the Old Quarter, also known as the “36 Streets & Corporations”. It is a veritable labyrinth of lanes where each of them is specialized in a trade or art. The best way to explore and discover this district full of life is by foot. Designed to capture all aspects of local life, the course will cover all the elements of the daily life of the inhabitants in an original way: crafts, Buddhism, temple, gastronomy, local market, visit of traditional house-tube (Vietnamese particularity), medicine…Discover the capital through food, as local, real experience and a highlight of the journey. Finish trip at about 17:00 Overnight in Hanoi

    | Guide and driver

    Hanoi street food tour
    Hanoi street food
  • Day 03: Hanoi - Sapa - Lao Chai - Ta Van (B)

    7:00, sharing Limousine D’car will come to your hotel to pick you up. Arrive in Sapa at 13:00. Then The day is devoted to a beautiful hike through the breathtaking scenery of Sa Pa valley. Start by road that descends in the wake of the street Cau May (6 km) En route, admire the rice terraces hidden behind mist of the morning, a truly awe-inspiring sight. Follow a small track and cross Muong Hoa River and pass well-tended rice terraces on your way to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai. Continuing through the colorful rice terraces you will reach the village of Ta Van Giay. As you continue your trek along the Muong Hoa River you will cross a small suspension bridge, roughly 2km from the settlement. Here you can discover a fascinating collection of rock carvings. These engravings depict some beautiful images of man, stilt houses and some beautiful decorative patterns. We lunch in a home in the village. Overnight night Sapa.

    | Approx: 3 hours walking/ 1-hour lu

    | Guide and driver

    Colorful rice terraces at Sapa
    Colorful rice terraces at Sapa
  • Day 04: Sapa- Tram Ton - Love Waterfall - Fanxipan peak (B)

    After breakfast, 9:00 private transport will take you to Silver Waterfall, the highest in Vietnam with a 300m drop. An ascent to the base of the waterfall will enable you to explore the surrounding landscape. This is a famous spot and is regularly visited by monks to pray. After that, we are driven to Tram Ton Pass where we will trek 30 minutes through the forest. Along the way, you have chances to see wildflowers. Trekking along the Golden Stream, you will arrive at Love Waterfall. It is the best place to relax in Sapa, returning to Tram Ton Pass. Then we continue our drive uphill to the Heavens Gate, the highest stretch of road in Vietnam as well as the provincial border of Lao Cai and Lai Chau provinces. Enjoy fantastic view over the valley!
    After that, we will be transferred to cable car station where we will have 25 minutes traveling to Fanxipan Mountain where is considered to be the most beautiful landscape of Vietnam now. Reach the altitude of 2800 meters, you have a good time to see the view and take photos, visit pagoda the spiritual destinations and trek up to 600 steps you will reach the peak of Fansipan – the Roof of Indochina. ( Spend about 1,5 hours for hiking and taking photos).
    Back to Sapa for overnight

    Fansipan Peak at Sapa
    Fansipan Peak at Sapa
  • Day 05: Sapa- sharing Limousine car to Hanoi (B)

    After breakfast, free time to walk around Sapa. 14:30. Sharing Limousine car to Hanoi at 14:30. Arrive in Hanoi at 19:30. Check in hotel. Overnight in Hanoi.

    | Guide and driver

     

  • Day 06: Hanoi- Ha Long Bay (B, L, D)

    9h10 You will be collected from your hotel, take the new highway to Got Ferry Terminal – Cat Hai Town, Haiphong City where we arrive at around 11h30. The passengers have a chance to experience on the longest and newest bridge in the South East Asia area. You can take special tea at Peony Cruise’s lounge by warm welcome.

    12h15 Transfer by tender to the PEONY CRUISE.

    12h30 We welcome our guests onboard the PEONY CRUISE and then check in, enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions and check-in. Start cruising and explore Halong Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature.

    13h00 PEONY CRUISE proceeds to Da Chong islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago. Have an International Buffet Lunch while passing via the islets of Con Vit area. These amazing limestone karst formations rise up out of the sea in an impressive manner. This area is untouched, as not many cruise ships use the route via the Cat Ba Island – Thoi Quyt area – Coc Ngoi islet – through Gia Luan area where is belong to Cat Ba National Park

    15h00 We progress to Trung Trang cave by our bus on Cat Ba island which is located in the middle of Cat Ba National Park with Kim Giao forest around the cave.

    Trung Trang Valley is the largest valley on Cat Ba Island. The valley covers an area of approximately 300 hectares, has a depth of 10m to 30m and is around 15km in the middle of Cat Ba National Park. Trung Trang Cave measures 300m lengthwise through the mountains. The cave was carved by nature for more than 2000 years. The cave has many stalactites that take on various shapes that will awe and inspire visitors to use their imagination.

    17h00 Peony Cruise gets in the less populated area at Tra Bau where is located in Lan Ha Bay. You will enjoy the green emerald and cool water by swimming

    17h45 Returning PEONY CRUISE, you can watch the magnificent sunset over the Gulf of Tonkin. Onboard you may join a traditional cooking class. Our chef will instruct you in the making of some Vietnam dishes. In the early evening, the boat has its Happy Hour deal

    Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

    19h30 Sumptuous Candlelight Deluxe Dinner Set Menu is served. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff. This is a delightful meal in an intimate romantic setting

    21h30 Enjoy the landscape of the bay at night up on the top deck. Relax whilst enjoying drinks from the bar. Try your hand at night squid fishing, watching a movie in the restaurant. Overnight on board.

    Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)

    | Guide and driver

    Halong Bay - World Heritage Site
    Halong Bay – World Heritage Site
  • Day 07: Halong - Hanoi - flight to Da Nang- Hoi An (B, L)

    06h00 Why not rise early to witness the bay at its very best whilst enjoying an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck; after which we serve light breakfast. Upon completing breakfast continue our journey and head out in canoes to explore the bay in the area where the Toi Sang sea cave is situated.

    9h30 Visitors then return PEONY CRUISE for check-out procedures

    10h00 Whilst cruising back you can enjoy a delightful brunch

    10h30 Tea Ceremony is served at the restaurant. You will learn how to enjoy Vietnamese tea and Vietnamese cultural at this ceremony. Joining Tea Ceremony with our crews’ team and have great fun with us!

    11h35 We return to the side in the south of the bay, where our visitors disembark.

    We bid farewell at GOT ferry, this is the end of the program. We hope you have enjoyed your time with us and wish you a safe onward journey.

    14h00 Back to your drop-off point in Old Quarter Center. Transfer directly to the airport for departure flight to Da Nang. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Hoi An.

    | Guide and driver

  • Day 08: Hoi An walking tour & surrounding villages (B)

    9:00 Guide pick guests up at hotel, take bicycles along De Vong River to Cam An wharf.
    Embark on the boat to Cua Dai sand dune, enjoy casting the net show and learn how to cast net by local fisherman. Continue to Cam Thanh Water coconut village, have a brief introduction to the history there.
    Take on the basket boat along the water coconut river. Fisherman will teach you how to catch the crabs (02 pax/ boat). Divide the group into 2 teams for basket boat racing and catching crabs. There will be a lovely present for the winner.
    Embark on the boat, enjoy the folk songs show by local people and learn how to make funny tools by water coconut leaf. Then get on board to Cam An wharf, continue to take a bicycle to Tra Que village.
    13:00 Return to Hoi An town. In the afternoon, you will be taken on a half-day walking tour through the narrow, winding streets of Hoi An’s ancient town, visiting Chua Ong Pagoda, Chinese assembly halls, the 200- year old Tan Ky ancestral house, and the Japanese Bridge.
    Finish trip at 16:30. Overnight in Hoi An.

    | Guide and driver

    Hoi An ancient town
    Hoi An ancient town
  • Day 09: Hoian- My Son- Hoi An (B)

    After having breakfast, 9:00 our guide and car will pick you up at your hotel and take you to My Son Holy Land, once the capital city of the Champa Kingdom, between the 4th and 12th century. My Son is a large complex of religious relics that comprises more than 70 architectural works. They include temples and towers connecting to each other with complicated red brick designs.
    Back to the city in the afternoon at 14:00. Check in hotel. Then free time Overnight in Hoi An.

    | Guide and driver

    My Son holy land
    My Son holy land
  • Day 10: Hoi An - Danang - Flight to Ho Chi Minh (B)

    Breakfast at the hotel. Free time until transfer to the airport for departure flight to Ho Chi Minh. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to hotel for check-in. And then enjoy Ho Chi Minh city tour: Notre Dame cathedral, Post office, and walking street. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

    | Guide and driver

  • Day 11: Ho Chi Minh - Ben Tre - Can Tho (B)

    Departure from the hotel at 8:30 to Ben Tre province in the Mekong Delta. Arrive at Hung Vuong Pier (Ben Tre town) 90km far from Saigon, embark and cruise along the Ben Tre River, then visit an artisanal brick factory and its imposing ovens. Next, stop for a sweet break to discover how coconut flesh is used and processed. (tea time in a coconut cadies manufacture).
    A short bike ride or tuk-tuk (motorcycle, allowing transporting 6 passengers) will allow you to explore the countryside, and make a stop at a family braiding mats.

    Then, boarded a rowing boat to join the canal through a maze of arroyos and return to the landing stage. Transfer & overnight at hotel in Can Tho.
    | Note:
    – Transfer time and distance by car: 4h/200km
    – Road conditions: good
    – Boat duration: 1 hour
    – Cycling /tuk-tuk time: 30′ – Cycling /tuk-tuk time: 30′.
    – Visit time: 1 hour

    | Guide and driver

    Mekong Delta river
    Mekong Delta river
  • Day 12: Can Tho- Ho Chi Minh (B)

    In the early morning, have an excursion to the floating market of Cai Rang, the largest one in the region, where boats full of fruit and vegetables gather every day. Then, take a walk in an orchard of Mr. Ba Cong, where it will also be possible to enjoy fresh tropical fruits and visit a vermicelli factory.
    The day will continue with a visit to Binh Thuy’s old house where the film adaptation of Marguerite Duras’ novel L’ Amant was filmed in 1992.
    Return to Saigon in the late afternoon ( 16:30). Overnight at the hotel in Saigon

    Cai Rang floating market
    Cai Rang floating market

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    | Note:
    – Transfer time and distance by car: 3h30/170km
    – Road conditions: good
    – Visit time: 2 hours
    – Boat duration: 1 hour

    | Guide and driver

  • Day 13: Ho Chi Minh city – departure. (B)

    In the morning, until transfer to the airport for departure. Thanks for traveling with us!

    | Guide and driver

Inclusion

• Hotels are deluxe of 3 and 4 stars (based on 2 persons/room) as mentioned in the program.
• Meals as mentioned in the program (B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner)
• Halong cruise, 2 days 1 night
• Air-conditioned private vehicles for all transportations
• English-speaking local guides during the tour
• Private Boat trip in Mekong delta as mentioned in the program
• Private cabin on Halong bay cruise
• Entrance & sightseeing fees
• Daily mineral water
• Government taxes & service charges
• Sharing luxury van Hanoi-Sapa-Hanoi

 

Exclusion

• International flights and airport taxes
• Visas to Vietnam and Cambodia
• Personal travel insurance
• Tips and personal expenses such as laundry, telephone, drinks…
• Meals not mentioned in the program
• Bank charges relating to the payment
• Other services that are not clearly mentioned in the “Price includes”.
• Domestic flights: Hanoi- Da Nang, Da Nang- Ho Chi Minh

PRICE FOR GROUP ( Currency: USD) 

GROUP SIZE 2 PAX 4 PAX 6 pax
PRICE USD PER PERSON 1365 $ 1110 $ 1065 $

 

HOTEL LIST 

Place Name of hotel Highlight Complementary
HANOI Hong Ngoc Dynastie Hotel***
Deluxe
(29 – 30 – 34 Hang Manh Street, Old Quarter, Hanoi
– Located in the heart of Old Quarter, within 400m from Hoan Kiem Lake – Complimentary welcome drink upon arrival
– FREE Wireless internet access.
– Free access to Gyms, sauna & steam bath.
SAPA Sapa Diamond Hotel***
Deluxe Mountain View
(28A Muong Hoa Street, Sapa District, Lao Cai Pro., Viet Nam
– Welcome drink
– Tea, coffee & mineral water in room
– Wifi
HALONG Peony Cruise
Deluxe Balcony
(Cat Ba – Hai Phong – Viet Nam
HOIAN Hoi An River Green Boutique***
Deluxe
(64 Dao Duy Tu Street, Cam Chau Ward, Hoi An City, Quang Nam, Viet Nam
HOCHIMINH Eden Star Sai Gon****
Premium Deluxe
(38 Bui Thi Xuan, Ben Thanh Ward, Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam
– Rooftop swimming pool
– Gymnasium available
– Welcome drink, welcome fruits upon arrival
– Free wifi
– Free access to the swimming pool & gymnasium
CANTHO Vinpearl Can Tho Hotel****
Deluxe City View
(No 209, 30/4 Road, Xuan Khanh Ward, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho, Viet Nam
 – Swimming pool – Air conditioning
– Private bathroom
– Flat-screen TV
– Free wifi
– Free breakfast
– Free toiletries

BOOKING CONDITIONS
1. Booking and confirmation
a, Vietnam tour & Indochina tours (Combining Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia)
Booking confirmation must be secured by a deposit of 10% of the total price for 3-star package & 20% for 4 star/5-star packages. The balance will be paid upon Customer’s arrival.
Note: For excursion with duration less than 3 days, 100% of the total price is required upon confirmation to secure the booking.
If the Customer book a trip less than one month before the trip start date, the full price of the trip or a deposit of 50% of the full price for the trip must be paid upon booking confirmation.

b, Laos, Thailand & Myanmar tours
a. Booking confirmation must be secured by a deposit of 50% of the total price. The balance will be paid 14 days prior to Customer’s arrival date.

2. Payment
Customers can pay for the trip in cash, traveller checks, bank transfer or credit card. All extra cost incurred by such payments is to be paid by the Customer. Please contact our travel consultants for payment details.
3. Cancellation
If Customer cancels the confirmed trip regardless of the reasons, the Customer agrees to pay cancellation fees as follows:
More than 45 days before the start of the program 5% of the trip price
10 to 45 days before the start of the program 10% of the trip price
Less than 10 days before the start of the program 20% of the trip price

 

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