WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

12 days touring the “land of the dragon” with a wealth of impressive natural and cultural diversity. This trip will take you from villages to towns throughout the Asian country. You will experience a true rural space of the Vietnamese with us.

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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:
PRIVATE CAR

DAY
1

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. Transfer to the Hanoi station for a night train to Lao Cai.

Overnight on the train

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

DAY
2

LAO CAI – SAPA – LAO CHAI – TA VAN

Upon 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
SERVICES INCLUDED:
GROUP TOUR, GUIDE, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
3

SAPA – CAT CAT – SIN CHAI – 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
INCLUDED SERVICES:
GROUP TOUR, GUIDE, TRAIN, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
4

HANOI – HALONG

Early morning, you arrive at Hanoi station, we will pick you up and and transfer to hotel for fresh shower and breakfast. Depart from Ha Noi to Ha Long Bay to cruise amongst the bay’s spectacular scenery. After check-in and security briefings, you will set sail, enjoying lunch while cruising through fishing village, visit a beach area. The vessel will stop at an island, you can feel free to go swimming during summer time, go kayaking, at night, you can ask the cruise to go on squid fishing at night. Enjoy a demonstration with the cooking demostration with a vietnamese chef as he prepares traditional Vietnamese food. Dinner is served on board.

Overnight on cruise

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

DAY
5

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 Ha Long Bay while cruising back to the dock. Back to the wharf. Say goodbye Ha Long Bay and go back to Ha Noi. Transfer to Noi Bai airport for a domestic flight to Hue.

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

Overnight in Hue.

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

DAY
6

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, BOAT, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
7

HUE – DANANG – HOI AN BY MOTORBIKE

Pick up at your hotel and 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. Arrive at Hoi An, check in hotel and free your own time to descover the ancient town in evening.

Overnight in Hoi An.

Note: 02 person on a motorbike driving by our driver

FOODS:
BREAKFAST, LUNCH
INCLUDED SERVICES:
MOTORBIKE, DRIVER, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
8

HOI AN – DA NANG – HAFT DAY HCM CITY TOUR

Free your own time untill our staff pick you up and take you to the airport for a domestic flight to Ho Chi Minh.

Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat international airport, you will be welcomed and take 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 afternoon 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. Finish the tour, move to hotel to check-in and relax.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

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

DAY
9

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, BOAT, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
10

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, BOAT, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
11

HO CHI MINH DEPARTURE

Free your own time until check-out time at 12:00 PM or sooner based on your flight chedule. We will pick up and transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport where you take the international flight cominig back your home. Say goodbye Vietnam and see you agian. Have a safe and sound flight.

FOODS:
BREAKFAST
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CARS

DAY
12

WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

12 days touring the “land of the dragon” with a wealth of impressive natural and cultural diversity. This trip will take you from villages to towns throughout the Asian country. You will experience a true rural space of the Vietnamese with us.

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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