Trip summary

  • Departure Hanoi
  • End Ho Chi Minh City
  • Countries
  • City
  • Theme Art, history and cultural trips and custom tours
  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Accommodation Standard
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our standards

Description

Thanks to this trip and vacation in Vietnam you'll discover the most famous and popular locations of this Asian country. You'll visit historic cities, like Hanoi and Saigon, which perfectly combine themselves with the amazing natural environment of Halong Bay and Mekong Delta, but also the charm of an imperial city such as Hue, characterized by its several pagodas, symbol of Buddhism.

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Hanoi
    Day 1 - 2
    Hanoi

    Accommodation in the hotel.

    The afternoon is devoted to the visit of Hanoi, the capital city located on the banks of the Red River. This is why its name means "inside Red River". You'll visit the most important and famous turistic sights, such as Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (from the outside), One Pillar Pagoda (Chua Mot Cot), which is the symbol of Hanoi, the Stone Woman Pagoda (Chua Ba Da) and St. Joseph's Cathedral.

    Then you'll enjoy a rickshaw tour to visit the 36 old districts and finally you'll admire a unique Water Puppet Show.

    At the end of the tour, you'll go back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

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  • 2
    Hanoi - Halong
    Day 3
    Hanoi - Halong

    Breakfast in the hotel and departure to Halong Bay.

    Here you'll embark on a private boat to discover the amazing landscapes twisting among the many islands, islets, cliffs and rocks, where stalactites and stalagmites can be found.

    During the navigation, you'll also visit the largest cave of the bay, Sung Sot or Surprise cave.

    Lunch, dinner based on seafood and overnight on the boat.

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  • 3
    Halong - Danang - Hoian
    Day 4
    Halong - Danang - Hoian

    Breakfast on the boat. The morning is devoted to the visit of the stunning limestone Sung Sot Cave. Lunch onboard.

    Then transfer from Halong Bay to Hanoi by bus with a break to visit But Thap Temple. At the end, transfer to Hanoi airport to take the flight towards Danang. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel in Hoian. Dinner and overnight.

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  • 4
    Hoian - Myson - Hoian
    Day 5
    Hoian - Myson - Hoian

    Breakfast in the hotel and departure to visit Myson. At the end, back to Hoian and lunch in a typical restaurant.

    In the afternoon, you'll enjoy the visit to the Japanese Bridge, Chinese Congregation and Ancient House built more than 200 years ago. Then, you'll move to the pier to enjoy a journey on Thu Bon River, admiring landscapes along the shores and the romantic sunset.

    Dinner and overnight in hotel.

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  • 5
    Hoian - Danang - Hue
    Day 6
    Hoian - Danang - Hue

    Breakfast in the hotel and trasfer to Danang.

    Upon arrival, visit of Cham Museum, built by the French in 1915 followed by the departure to Hue. Upon arrival, accommodation in the hotel. Today you'll visit the Imperial City, built by Emperors of Nguyen dynasty. At the end of the visit, you'll enjoy a rickshaw tour to discover the Market of Dong Ba. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.

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  • 6
    Hue - Saigon
    Day 7
    Hue - Saigon

    Breakfast in the hotel. Visit to Thien Mu Pagoda, symbol of both Hue and Buddism, and to the Tomb of Tu Duc.

    Transfer to the airport to take the flight towards Saigon. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel and check-in. Lunch in a local restaurant.

    The afternoon is devoted to the visit of the colonial buildings in Saigon, like Notre Dame Cathedral, Independence Palace and Ben Thanh Market in the first district, in order to have an insight of this part of the city.

    Dinner and overnight in the hotel.

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  • 7
    Saigon - Vinhlong - Caibe - Saigon
    Day 8
    Saigon - Vinhlong - Caibe - Saigon

    Breakfast in the hotel.

    Departure to Mekong Delta and arrival at Vinhlong pier. Here, you'll get on a boat excursion along the river branches to visit the floating village of Caibe. You can discover the production of candies, rice paper used to prepare spring rolls and puffed rice. Lunch in a typical restaurant.

    Then, you'll continue to Saigon, where you'll enjoy a dinner in a local restaurant. Back to the hotel and overnight.

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  • 8
    Saigon
    Day 9 - 10
    Saigon

    Breakfast and free time at leisure until transfer to the airport: end of services.

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  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • Accommodation in selected hotels according to the stated treatment
    • English speaking assistance

    Price does not include

    • Tips
    • Extra
    • International flight
    • Anything not mentioned under "Price does not include"