PM: Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International airport, tour guide will meet and transfer to visit Ho Chi Minh city, also called Saigon.Visit: Reunification Palace, formerly the Independence Palace of the South Vietnamese president. This 60s- style building was famously stormed by tanks on April 30, 1975 signifying the fall of South Vietnam. It has been preserved in its original state, and the original tanks remain on display near the entrance gates. Then visit Old Saigon Post Office and visit shopping centers. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
After breakfast, day trip to the watery world of the Mekong Delta - My Tho. Excursion to My Tho with a boat trip to Mekong River islands from Saigon. My Tho, a bustling town in the rich agricultural region of the Mekong Delta. Visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda, a beautiful temple and a sanctuary for orphans and other needy children. Afterwards board a local boat to explore the Mekong River Islands, stopping at a fruit orchard to enjoy fruit and tea while listening to local music and Thoi Son islet. The trip also includes a small sampan ride through the tiny waterways that thread the island. Lunch at local Mekong Restaurant.
PM: Drive to Cu Chi Tunnels which were never discovered by American Force. These tunnels are stretching over 200 km and were important Viet Cong base during the American War. This underground network, dug by hand connected command posts hospital shelter and weapon factories. Transfer back to Ho Chi Minh in the late afternoon. Overnight in Hochiminh city.
Have breakfast & hotel check out. Transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport for flight to Danang city. Afer 1.5 hours on Airplane, arrive in Danang city. Local guide & bus will pick you up to hotel and then have lunch.
PM: Take a bus back to Danang city for visiting: Son Tra Penisuala, Cham Museum, Ngu Hanh Son, Non Nuoc Stone Carving village. Overnight stay in Da Nang city.
Have breakfast and then transfer to Ba Na hill, take a cable car (cabin) to visit Ba Na mountain, where you can see the endless tree lines of the forests, can enjoy breath king views of the lush jungle, good air and waterfall along the way, some beautiful village by France style, Linh Ung pagoda-Buddha, and join many interesting game at Fantasy Park. Enjoy your lunch at local restaurant.
PM: Transfer back to Danang. Free for enjoying on My Khe beach – One of the most beautiful beach in Vietnam. Overnight in Danang.
AM: Breakfast & hotel check out.Take a bus drive to the world Heritate site of My Son, a cluster of abandoned and partially ruined Hindu temples constructed between the 4th and the 14th century AD by the kings of Champa, a once powerful Hindu empire at the centre of Vietnam. Explore this capital city of the ancient kingdom of Champa, The archaeological site, which has twenty monuments that are more or less well preserved and buried in the verdant valley. Have lunch before drive back to Hoi An- ancient Chinese and Japanese trade’s counter at the seventeenth century. Take walking tour around the old streets, visit traditional local houses with typical architecture as well as several popular trading- congregational houses. Free time to take photo and enjoy the local, well-known, authentic street foods, like: chicken rice, Cao Lau (a mixed noodles), corn sweet soup (pudding), douhua with ginger syrup… under sparkling light of colorful lanterns from nearby boutiques.
PM: Have dinner before transferring to Danang Airlport for flight to Hanoi. Hotel check in & overnight stay in Hanoi captital.
AM: Have breakfast and hotel check out. Take a drive of 165 km to Ha Long bay. Half way stop at Hai Duong province for a rest, a drink or enjoying local specialties: green bean cake, Gai cake…
Arrive Tuan Chau Tourism Dock at noon. Take a Tender to the cruise ship after registration. Check in the ship and get your carbin. Listen to the safety rules and regulation as well as evacuation plan before taking a delicious lunch buffet with fresh seafood and other famous local dishes.
Afternoon, take a signseeing trip around Ha Long bay, watching thousands of amazingly, oddly shaped rocks and isles, like: The Roster rock, The Roster and Hen rocks, The Toad rock… Visit Vung Vieng fishing village. Free time for kayaking and swimming around the village’s area. Back to the ship, get on deck to watch the magnificient sunset on Ha Long bay. Enjoy massage packages or a fun cooking class (buy 1 get 1 during happy hour),upon demand. Have a romantic dinner on deck. Enjoy movie while resting on sofas and benches. Overnight on board.
Early morning, watch the stunning dawn on deck or take a relaxing, harmonious Tachi class (complimentary).
Have a well- prepared breafast buffet. Visit the Cave of Surprise- Sung Sot Cave. Check out upon return.After the dop off by canoe at the dock, take ride back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi. Hotel check in & overnight stay in Hanoi
AM: Have breakfast and hotel check out. Take a tour of Hanoi city with Ho Chi Minh Memorial Complex: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (closed to visitors on Mondays and Fridays), where visitors can pay respects to the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh. Continue through the park to Stilt House , the simple two-room dwelling where Ho Chi Minh lived from 1948 until his final days. Continue visit the Temple of Literature- built in honor of Confucius by Emperor Ly Thanh Tong in 1070,which is also used to be the first university of Vietnam in the 11th century. Have lunch in local restaurant
PM: Free at leisure until time to transfer to Bai Airport xfor departure flight. End of services. ( Hotel check out time: 12:00). End of services
TOUR COST FOR 1 PERSON : 599 USD
(Apply for group tour, daily departure)
Tour Cost Included:
- - Accommodation (TWIN OR DOUBLE SHARING)
- - Transfer by a private air-conditioned vehicle as per program ( 29 seats)
- - English speaking guide except during time at leisure.
- - Entry fees for all sightseeing tours as mentioned in the program.
- - Breakfast at hotel & Lunch : 08 USD/ portion.
- - Bana Cable Car round way ( 30 USD/ person)
- - Mineral water ( 500ml/passenger/ day)
Tour Cost Excluded:
- - Visa for Vietnam
- - Personal Travel Insurance
- - Tips, others not mentioned in details.
- - International flights and airport taxes.
- - Drinks, tips, personal expenses and all services not clearly mentioned.
- - 2 Ways - Domestic flights: Hanoi – Danang / Da Nang – Ho Chi Minh ( 120 USD/ 2ways)
Child Policy ( 03-11 Years old)
- - Visa into Vietnam available upon arrival at the airport with prior arrangement for authorization letter.
- - In general most places are closed in Vietnam throughout the period of the Lunar New Year.
- - What to bring: Passport, change of clothes, sun-glasses & hat, toiletries, sun-block, insect repellent, flashlights, personal first aid kit & medicines, small VND notes for buying drinks. If you feel the need then cable lock for your bags is recommended