WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

You will have a complete circuit for 17 days through the main attractions in Vietnam and Thailand. A flight to Bangkok will allow us to discover the incredible monuments and temples in this city and experience the daily life of the local people.

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WHAT DOES THE PRICE INCLUDE?

The itinerary includes:

Internal flights
Transport (train, car, boat)
All accommodations (hotels, houses or cabins)
Meals specified in the itinerary
Guides
Tickets and activities specified in the itinerary

HANOI ARRIVAL

Upon arrival to Noi Bai international airport in Hanoi, you will be warmly welcomed by our staff and transferred to your hotel where you will meet your VXA agent. There you will be given all the information about your tour, the local currency in case you asked for it, and your agent will answer any questions that you could have. After the check-in enjoy your own time for discovering the city or just to relax after the long trip.

Overnight in Hanoi.

FOODS:
NOT INCLUDED
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR

DAY
1

HANOI CITY TOUR

Pick you up and transfer for visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, an important place of pilgrimage for Vietnamese, Ho Chi Minh’s House on Stilts, built in the style of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities, surrounded by verdant and peaceful gardens, One Pillar Pagoda, built in the 11th century, of wood on a single stone pillar resembling a lotus blossom, symbol of purity, rising out of a sea of sorrow. Moving to the next destination- the temple of literature is the first national university in Vietnam. Founded in 1070 by Emperor Ly Thanh Tong, the temple was first devoted to Confucius (Khong Tu) and honors Vietnam’s finest intellectuals and men of literary accomplishment. After that you will enjoy your lunch at a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, you will visit Tran Quoc Pogoda, one of the oldest pagoda in Ha Noi, after many times of relocated and repairation, Tran Quoc pagoda still kept its own spirit and standstill with pride and honor. The pagoda has so many architecture work placed very harmonious, specific for the rule of Buddhism architecture. You also admire West lake, the biggest lake in Hanoi from here. After that, walking around famous streets, listend to historic stories, take photos and enjoy the Old Quarters will be an interesting feelings. You admire Hoan Kiem lake, Turtle Tower and Ngoc Son temple. Admire Hoan Kiem lake and Turle tower then wrapping up the day with a traditional water puppet show. After the full day city tour, come back hotel for relaxing time.

Overnight in Hanoi.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
2

HANOI – HOA LU – TAM COC – MUA CAVE – NIGHT TRAIN TO LAO CAI

Pick up and transfer to Hoa Lu – an ancient citadel of 3km2 – to visit the temples dedicated to Emperor Dinh Tien Hoang of the Dinh dynasty (968-980), and Emperor Le Dai Hanh of the Ly dynasty (980-1009). Continue to have a boat ride on Ngo Dong river, visit Tam Coc scenery- one of the most famous places in Ninh Binh. You have the chance to visit amazingly nature blessed caves on a romantic boat rowed by local people. Just admire the beauty and take photos to save your time with its beauty. Have lunch at local restaurant.

In the afternoon, it is time to take a biking tour around villages. You will cycle through narrow lane road to see the rice field and feel the pure atmosphere in the countryside. After that exploring Mua Cave which means dancing cave in Vietnamese. You climb up on around 500 steps to top offering the panorama view of Ngo Dong River and Tam Coc. Tam Coc is considered as Halong Bay on land. Having a short rest before coming back to Hanoi. You will be transferred to Ha Noi railway station for a night train to Lao Cai.

Overnight on train.

Note: 04 soft berths a cabin.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
SERVICES INCLUDED:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, TRAIN, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
3

LAO CAI – SAPA – LAO CHAI – TA VAN

Early morning, arrive Lao Cai train station, we will pick you up and transfer to Sapa by a tourist shared bus. Early check in is possible if the room available otherwise we will provide you a basic room where you can have shower.

Start the trip at 9:30 as below.

First start of 6km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village of the Black H’mong. Continue a 2km-trekking down to Lao Chai village, through terraced rice fields to Ta Van village of the Dzay minority people.

Have lunch at a local family, it gives you a worth chance for you to learn about the local house architecture which is full of their daily life styles and exclusive custom. Enjoy the landscapes on the way. Last trek is about 2Km to the bus stop in Ta Van villlage then get back to Sapa by jeep or minivan. Free your time to discover the town in the evening.

Overnight in Sapa.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GROUP TOUR, GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
4

CATCAT – SINCHAI –  NIGHT TRAIN TO HANOI

Today, you walk down to the South-west of Sapa (around 4 km) to visit Cat Cat village of the Black H’mong. Relax at the food of the stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy picnic lunch by the side of the river, and then next 3 km to Sin Chai, the village located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain, “the roof of Vietnam and Indochina”. From here you can enjoy huge stunning landscapes before climbing up on the way a jeep to return to Sapa. Free your time until transfering back to Lao Cai station for a night train to Hanoi.

Overnight on train.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
SERVICES INCLUDED:
GROUP TOUR, GUIDE, TRAIN, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
5

HANOI – HALONG

Pick up from train station and transfer to the hotel for your fresh shower and breakfast before transferring to Ha Long Bay to cruise amongst the bay’s spectacular scenery. After check-in and security briefings, set sail to enjoy lunch while cruising through fishing village and visit a beach area. The vessel will stop at an island, feel free to go swimming to cool down the summer heat. Enjoy a cooking demonstration with the chef as he prepares some traditional Vietnamese food. Dinner is served on board. At night, you can ask the cruise to do squid fishing.

Overnight on cruise.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GROUP TOUR, GUIDE, SHUTTLE BUS, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
6

HALONG – HANOI – HUE

Greet the day with a morning Tai Chi exercise with an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay. After breakfast, visit beautiful limestone grotto then back to the boat for a final glimpse of the Halong Bay while cruising back to the dock. Back to the wharf. Say goodbye to Ha Long Bay and transfer to Noi Bai Airport to catch a flight to Hue.

Upon arrival at Phu Bai airport, you will be transferred to hotel for check-in and relax.

Overnight in Hue.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, BRUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, SHUTTLE BUS, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
7

HUE CITY TOUR

Pick up from hotel in Hue to visit the elaborate Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh – the twelfth king of the Nguyen dynasty, built in 11 years (1920-1931) with a blend of Western and Eastern architecture. The next attraction is Tomb of Emperor Tu Duc, the fourth emperor with longest reign of the Nguyen Dynasty. The tomb closely reflect Eastern architecture and was constructed when the King was still on the throne and spent plenty time here as his place of residence.

Continue the journey to discover the Imperial Citadel, which is the most massive structure completed between 1804 and 1833 under the Nguyen dynasty. When visiting this construction, you have a chance to explore the royal architecture, admire its ancient charm and a fortification guarded by 80 bunkers and a deep trench of 40m large, connected by a bridge in front of ten gates as well as review the country’s history.

In the late afternoon, pay a visit to Dong Ba market, the biggest and most significant market in Central Vietnam. This is the place of traditional local products in wide variety, from the conical hats, toothpicks to luxurious jewelleries. Enjoy a boat trip on the romantic Perfume River and visit the seven-storey Thien Mu Pagoda. Back to your hotel.

Overnight in Hue

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
8

HUE – DA NANG – HAFL DAY HOI AN CITY TOUR

After breakfast, head to Hoi An Ancient Town. On the way, stop at Hai Van Pass or Sea Clouds Pass, the most dangerous mountain pass in Vietnam yet the breathtaking views worth all the effort. From the top, you could see the East sea and a part of Da Nang City. Enjoy the view down to Lang Co Beach while breathing in the fresh air from the forest. You also stop at Marble Mountains, here is famous for its extremely impressive scenery, attractive natural caves and stone-cutting crafts.

In the afternoon, discover the charming Hoi An Town, following the narrow lanes, standing the ancient houses on both sides blending with Chinese, Japanese style and a bit of European. The 400-year old Japanese Covered Bridge, Phuc Kien Meeting Hall, Tan Ky House are some quick suggestions for your plan to Hoi An. Besides a numerous art galleries, museum and tailor shops, where you can get some quick made-to-measure clothes, are also the options to visit. After the trip, move to the hotel for relaxation and free your own time.

Overnight in Hoi An.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
9

HOI AN – A FREE DAY

Enjoy the freedom of a full day at your own disposal. Relaxing at your resort or discover narow streets with colorful lanterns in Hoi An. Since it is also very famous for tailor made clothing stores, if you would like a traditional Vietnamese costume “Aodai”, you would have the dress within 12 hours.

Night in Hoi An.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
NOT INCLUDED

DAY
10

HOI AN – DA NANG – HALF DAY HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR

Free your own time until 12:00 PM or sooner depend on your departure flight, our staff will pick you up and transfer back to Da Nang airport for demostic flight to Ho Chi Minh.

Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat international airport, our staff will pick you and and take you to a local restaurant for lunch. On the way, the tour guide will give you brief itinerary and interesting informatoin about Ho Chi Minh City.

Start the city tour by visiting Reunification Palace (Ex-Presidential Palace) that was built in 1962 and is well-known as an outstanding example of 1960’s architecture, Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, Ben Thanh Market – the symbol of Saigon. Learn more about China town through visiting Binh Tay market – the biggest wholesales market in Chinese town – and Thien Hau temple – the worshipping place of Chinese community. Ater the trip, take to hotel, check in and relax.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
11

HO CHI MINH – MY THO – CAN THO

Depart from Sai Gon and drive to My Tho located in the heart of the Mekong Delta. When arriving in My Tho, take a day boat on the Mekong River and its multiple canals to Ben Tre. Visit a floating fish cages, fruit gardens where you can enjoy fresh tropical fruits and enjoy traditional music (called Don Ca Tai Tu). Continue the trip by walking through narrow lands, come over an orchid garden house to enjoy honey tea. Next destination is coco candy ricepaper factory where you can taste the unique local specialties. Take a coach ride to visit garden, feel a pure atmosphere in the countryside and see daily life of locals. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant before rowing back the pier.

Continue to Can Tho, check in hotel and relax. Free your time to discover night market in evening.

Overnight in Can Tho.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
12

CAN THO – CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET – HO CHI MINH

In the early morning, you will visit Cai Rang floating market, the biggest and most famous floating market in the Mekong Delta. Get a boat to explore the complicated canal system of Can Tho. Then you disembark to visit a beautiful Old Binh Thuy House. In the afternoon you will return to Ho Chi Minh. En route, you will visit Vinh Trang Pagoda, a beautiful one in the Mekong Delta.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
13

HO CHI MINH – BANGKOK

Free your own time until 12:00 PM or sooner depend on your departure flight, our staff will pick you up and transfer back to Ho Chi Minh airport for interntional flight to Bangkok.

Upon arrival at Bangkok international airport in Thailand, our staff will pick you and take you to the hotel, check -in and relax.

Overnight in Bangkok.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CARS

DAY
14

BANGKOK CITY TOUR

After breakfast at the hotel, the guide will pick you up at the reception to direct us to the Golden Buddha or Wat Traimit in the heart of Chinatown. The Golden Buddha is one of the most important representations of Buddha in Thailand since it is a 5.5-ton statue of gold from the Sukhothai era, which is an incalculable value.

Then we will continue to the splendid Royal Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha. It is the same place where we will start visiting the Wat Phra Kaew in which we will see the Emerald Buddha, made of a unique piece carved of jade. Next, we will go to the part of the Royal Palace, pride of the Thais and where the Kings lived until the 19th century.

Later we will go to know the “Wat Pho” or Temple of the Reclining Buddha, besides the impressive image of Buddha, this temple was the first school of traditional medicine and Thai massage, and it is considered the first university in the country. Return to the hotel.

We will return to the hotel about 13-14h and we will have the afternoon free.

Overnight in Bangkok.

Note: It is important to wear long pants and a sleeve shirt to enter the Grand Palace.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CAR

DAY
15

BANGKOK – MARKET ON THE TRAI TRACK AND FLOATING MARKET

After breakfast we will go to the market on the train track or Talad Rom Huup (80 kms). It is a 100% local market in which the Thais from that province go daily to do their shopping. Six times a day the purchases are interrupted by the train that crosses the market. If we are lucky and the train is running normally, we will be able to see how the sellers dismantle the market in record time to let the old train go by. Incredible and surreal! Although the train does not pass, we will be able to explore the market and its wide range of day-to-day products for local people.

Then we will go to the floating market of Damnoen Saduak (15 kms more), the most famous and tourist of the country image of many travel catalogs. There we will take a small boat through its canals while the vendors offer us all kinds of souvenirs, fruits and Thai food.

We will return to the hotel around 1pm and we will have the afternoon free.

Night in Bangkok.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GUIDE, PRIVATE CAR, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
16

BANGKOK DEPARTURE

Free your own time until 12:00 PM or sooner depend on your departure flight, our staff will pick you up and transfer back to Bangkok airport for interntional flight to next destination.

Upon arrival at Bangkok international airport in Thailand, our staff will pick you and take you to the hotel, check -in and relax.

Overnight in Bangkok.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CAR

DAY
17

WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

You will have a complete circuit for 17 days through the main attractions in Vietnam and Thailand. A flight to Bangkok will allow us to discover the incredible monuments and temples in this city and experience the daily life of the local people.

TRAVEL COST

PRICE PER PERSON

Contact us

RESERVE TRAVEL

WHAT DOES THE PRICE INCLUDE?

The itinerary includes:

Internal flights
Transport (train, car, boat)
All accommodations (hotels, houses or cabins)
Meals specified in the itinerary
Guides
Tickets and activities specified in the itinerary

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