WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

18 days touring the main points of interest of these two beautiful countries. You will discover the most impressive corners of ancient Vietnam and the enigmatic Myanmar. Definitely a vacation that you will never forget!

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WHAT DOES THE PRICE INCLUDE?

The itinerary includes:

Internal flights
Transport (train, car, boat)
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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:
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

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.

Overnight in Hanoi.

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

DAY
3

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
4

HALONG – HANOI – HOI AN

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 Danang.

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

Overnight in Hoi An.

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

DAY
5

HOI AN – MY SON SANCTUARY – HOI AN CITY TOUR

In the morning, depart to the ancient My Son Sanctuary , once there, visit the Tra Kieu capital which was the former administration centre of Champa Kingdom. Discover the majestic ancient ruins at My Son including ancient towers which were built from the fourth century.

Back to Hoi An in the afternoon for 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 in 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 beautiful trip, you get back to the hotel in the late afternoon for relax.

Overnight in Hoi An.

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

DAY
6

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
7

HOI AN – DA NANG – HO CHI MINH CITY

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 up and and transfer to your hotell for relaxing and free your own time. Overnight in HCM

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CAR

DAY
8

HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR

Begin to discover this exciting city with a tour of the historic center, strolling along Dong Khoi Street (Rue Catinat), the main shopping thoroughfare as well as the heart of old colonial Saigon. Then, pass by classic European-style landmarks such as the ornate City Hall (Hotel De Ville), the old Opera House (both may only be viewed from the outside), and pay a quick visit to the neo-Romanesque Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office. Keep diving into modern history with a tour of the Reunification Palace (Ex-Presidential Palace) built in 1962 and famously stormed by tanks on 1975 signifying the fall of South Vietnam. Continue to the harrowing War Remnants Museum, which comprehensively documents the travails of the long Vietnam- American War.

In the afternoon, head out to Cho Lon (Chinatown) and explore the highlights of this fascinating area, beginning with a brief visit to Binh Tay Market, the vast wholesale market selling every kind of good; then heading to Thien Hau Pagoda, built by the Cantonese congregation and dedicated to the heavenly goddess; and ending the tour with the central Ben Thanh Market, where vendors display a vast array of goods and handicrafts, appealing to every taste. After the city tour with most off historic places, it is time to come back hotel for relaxing or spending your own time evening.

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

DAY
9

HO CHI MINH – YANGON

Free your own time until 12:00 PM or sooner depend on your departure flight, our staff will pick you up and transfer to Noi Bai airport for international flight to Yangon.

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

Overnight in Yangon.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CAR

DAY
10

YANGON CITY TOUR

After breakfast, start a full day tour by visiting f amous Botahtung Pagoda at first. Take a look around colorful Bogyoke market where obtains Myanmar souvenirs, a perfect replacement for shopping. Walking around magnificent complex architecture of British Colonial are main tourist attractions in downtown. Visit Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda, famous for an impressive reclining Chauk Htat Gyi Buddha Image. Extending visit to Shwedagon Pagoda, one of the world’s most spectacular religious monuments before come back to hotel in Yangon.

Overnight in Yangon.

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

DAY
11

YANGON – BAGAN TEMPLE PLAIN

Transfer to the airport for morning flight to Bagan. Arrive Bagan and check in at the hotel.

Bagan, one of Asia’s most popular archaeological destinations and one out of two most pre eminent religious old cities in South East Asia. The sightseeing starts with most distinctive pagodas such as Shwezigon Pagoda – the holiest one believed to be enshrined with Buddha tooth and hair; Gubyaukgyi Temple (Wetkyiinn village) – the 13th century ‘cave temple’ with fine frescoes of scenes from Jakatas; Ananda Temple – one of the masterpieces surviving and remaining in Bagan and considered to be in the Mon architecture style; Thatbyinnyu Te mplethe highest building on the Bagan plain. Enjoy sunset over the Ayeyarwaddy River from Shwesandaw Pagoda. Come back the hotel for relaxing time.

Overnight in Bagan.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CARS, GUIDE, ADVENTURE SPORTS

DAY
12

BAGAN FULL DAY CITY

Start sightseeing with a visit to Nyaung Oo market – a typical local market; Kyansittha Umin, Manuha, Nanbaya, Dhamanyangyi Temple – built by King Narathu in 12th century which displayed the finest brickwork in Bagan. Continue to Myinkabar Gubyaukgyi Temple – well known for its wall painting depicting scenes from the Jataka, and a visit to the lacquer ware factory followed by a visit to local village. Take a sunset boat cruise on the Irrawaddy River to discover the local life and view the sunset.

Overnight in Bagan.

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

DAY
13

BAGAN – MANDALAY ANCIENT CAPITAL

Take the flight to Mandalay in the morning. Venture outside the city to the Buddha land of Sagaing. This religion hub presents the education for monks with different level. After visiting Sagaing University, we will proceed to visit Buddha cave and U Min Thonze Pagoda, Soon U Pon Nya Shin Pagoda, Tupayon temple where you can enjoy the great view of Mandalay. This afternoon, we wi

travel to Ava, Amarapura to discover the Maha Aungmye Bonzan, Gabaya Monastery, Leaning Nam Myint Tower and the nearby attractions. Enjoy a walk over U Bein Bridge, the longest teak wood bridge in Myanmar.

Overnight in Mandalay.

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

DAY
14

MINGUN – MANDALAY ROYAL PALACE

Start the trip with a boat ride upstream to Mingun, home to Uncomplete Wall, Sandamuni pagoda and Mingun ringing bell. Our local expert will be pleased to introduce you the life of people who live on the banks of Irrawaddy River.

In the afternoon, discover the royal Mandalay vestiges and relics covering imperial Palace, Golden Palace Monastery and Kuthodaw Pagoda also known as the world biggest book. The highlight of this day is the panoramic sunset from the peak of Mandalay Hill. Come back hotel and free your time.

Overnight in Mandalay.

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

DAY
15

MANDALAY – HEHO – INLE LAKE

After breakfastk, we will pick you up and transfer to the airport for a flight to Heho. You will enjoy a scenic drive to Nyang Shwe from where you will embark on a beautiful boat trip to explore the life of Intha people whose image exposes vividly through one leg rower. Spend our time to know about local traditional work such as making boat, black smith, silk weaving and enjoy the uniqueness of Jumping Cat pagoda and Phaung Da Woo Pagoda. Stay overnight in Nyaung Shwe town or resort on lake

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

DAY
16

INLE LAKE – INDEIN – PA O VILLAGE – YANGON

After breakfast at the hotel, visit floating market which is a 5 day rotation market most fascinating to watch the daily life of the minorities and their activities.

Continue our excursion by motorized boat to Indein pagoda complex, in the south-west of the lake. The boat leaves the lake and enters a narrow canal with a beautiful natural environment to continue to a small Pa O tribe village. From the village, follow an old covered path to a 13th century monastery and the very impressive ruins of hundreds of ancient pagodas, some hidden in the vegetation. The main stupa-area on the top of the hill offers breathtaking views over the surrounding mountains and down to the valley and the lake in the far distance.

Boat back to Nyaung Shwe, drive to Heho airport for a flight back to Yangon.

Upon arrival, our car will pick you up and transfer to hotel, check in and relax.

Overnight in Yangon.

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

DAY
17

YANGON DEPARTURE

Enjoy breakfast and free to visit the city on your own or do shopping at Scott market until our staff come to pick you up for your departure flight coming back to your home town. Say goodbye and see you again. Wish u a sound and safe flight.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CAR

DAY
18

WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

18 days touring the main points of interest of these two beautiful countries. You will discover the most impressive corners of ancient Vietnam and the enigmatic Myanmar. Definitely a vacation that you will never forget!

TRAVEL COST

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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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