HCMC-Cuchi Tunnel-Hue-Danang-Hoian-Hanoi-Halong Bay - DISCOVER 3 REGIONS OF VIETNAM (SOUTH - CENTRAL - NORTH - SAIGON - HUE - HANOI ) & HA LONG BAY - NEW WORLD NATURAL WONDER
(9 days/ 8 nights)
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HO CHI MINH CITY – CU CHI TUNNEL – DANANG - HOI AN - HUE
– HANOI - HA LONG BAY
DISCOVER 3 REGIONS OF VIET NAM (SOUTH - CENTRAL - NORTH SAIGON - HUE - HANOI)
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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 – Hue (B, L, D) - Experience 5-star Imperial Hotel in Hue with the feeling as staying in a real Royal Palace
After a short flight, you arrive in old capital of Hue. Luncheon and hotel check-in. Afternoon visits of the Imperial Citadel - The grand palace of the last dynasty of Nguyen and Goddess-Heavenly Pagoda. Dinner at restaurant and take a dragon boat trip to enjoying Hue folksong on Perfume River.
Day 4: Hue – Danang (B, L, D)
Leaving for Danang, through Hai Van Tunnel, en route, photo stop at the top of Cloud - Ocean Pass and Lang Co Fishing Village. Check-in hotel and enjoying Danang local food. Visit Son Tra Penisula named as Monkey Moutain. Drive around the Son Tra peninsula to admire the beauty of the whole city below. Visit Linh Ung Pagoda and Marble Mountains - named as 5 elements of universe and stone carving village of Hoa Hai. Enjoying swimming at My Khe beach- classified as one of the most attractive beaches on earth. Dinner. Discover Danang by night.
Day 5: Danang - Hoian (B, L, D)
Move to the ancient town of Hoian for lunch and hotel check-in. Take a walking tour around the old sections (charming and wonderfully preserved, combining Chinese, Japanese and European influences), Ancient Houses of Phung Hung and Duc An. Lunch at restaurant. Free to explore the “Hoi An ancient night”, get yourself back to the 17th century, relax and soak up the atmosphere
Day 6 : Hoian - Danang – Ha Noi – The Capital of 1.000 Years Old (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. Then, you will discover Hoan Kiem Lake (Restored Sword Lake) with Ngoc Son Temple. Especially, you will have chance to visit Hanoi Royal Citadel with 1.000 years old. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 7 : 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 8 : 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. Overnight in Hanoi. Free dinner.
Day 9 : 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 11 years old up and based on twin room share ; Rate for children: under 5 years old:30%, from 5 to under 11 years old: 75%
- A/C transportation for the whole trip
- Air tickets for domestic flight: HCMC – Hue; Danang – Hanoi
- 8 nights stay at 3-star, 4-star, 5-star Hotels and Junk
- Meals as indicated in the program
- Boat cruise fee and entrance tickets to tourist sites indicated in the program
- Folksong on Perfume River
- Kayaking in Halong Bay
- Local Saigon Massage
- English-speaking tour guide for the whole trip
- 1 bottle of drinking water & 1 wet towel/day
- 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%.
The above price can be changed upon market situation.
Above price is not applicable for peak periods: February 01-20th , 2013 ; April 30 – May 4th , 2013 ; Sep 1st – 5th, 2013 ; Dec 22th, 2013 – February 20th, 2014 and local festivals if any.