WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

You will experience an 15 days adventure, discovering the most beautiful natural and cultural sites in Vietnam, including the ethnic community in Mai Chau, the incredible rural landscape in Tam Coc, the wonders in Halong Bay and the Phong Nha National Park – Ke Bang. Then relax in the nostalgic atmosphere in the central cities of Vietnam before exploring the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta.

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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 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 . Back to your hotel for relaxing.

Overnight in Hanoi.

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

DAY
2

HANOI – MAI CHAU

Depart from Ha Noi for around 4-hour drive along rolling hill to Hoa Binh province, stop at some road passes for a birds’-eye view of landscapes of several Muong villages. Arrive in Mai Chau, check in your hotel, relax and have lunch.

In the afternoon, stroll around the hamlets nestled in this valley, encounter the local villagers weaving cloths by the loom or they are at work – tilling the fields, logging or herding buffalo. Visit Thai family in a traditional house on stilt. Talk to minority people to deeply understand the daily life and cultural customs of the locals. Come back hotel for dinner with local specialties.

Overnight in Mai Chau.

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

DAY
3

MAI CHAU – PU LUONG BY MOTORBIKE

After breakfast, you will departe for Pu Luong Reserve by motorbike taking 35 km. Upon arrive, you start trekking in Pu Luong Nature Reserve to explore a stunning cave. Take out your camera and admire the majestic mountains that rise at every turn. Enjoy lunch in the village. We back to Mai Chau in the afternoon and free your own time.

Overnight in Mai Chau.

Note: 02 person on a motorbike driving by our driver

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

DAY
4

MAI CHAU – HOA LU – TAM COC – MUA CAVE – NINH BINH

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 transfering to the hotel for check-in and relax.

Overnight in Ninh Binh.

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

DAY
5

NINH BINH – HALONG

Depart from Ninh Binh 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
INCLUDED SERVICES:
PRIVATE CAR, GUIDE, ENTRANCE, CRUISE

DAY
6

HALONG – HANOI – DONG HOI

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 then transer to Hanoi railway station to take a night train to Dong Hoi.

Overnight on train.

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

DAY
7

DONG HOI – PHONG NHA CAVE & PARADISE CAVE – HUE

Arrive Dong Hoi station in eraly moring, our staff will pick up and transfer to a hotel for fresh shower and breakfast. Next, you will star today trip exploring the most impressive Phong Nha caves that takes around 50km from city. Upon arrival at Phong Nha cave, take a couple hours to see the cave. This cave is called as water cave, is famous for its rock formation which has been given names such as the “Lion”, the “Fairy Caves”, the “Royal Court”, and the “Buddha”. Lunch is served at local restaurant in Phong Nha village.

In the afternoon, forward to Paradise cave – the longest dry cave in Asia located in Phong Nha – Ke bang National Park’s core zone. Finish exploring, drive to to Hue city. Arrive, check in hotel and relax.

Note: To experience the most in Phong Nha cave, please bring swimwear and towel for swimming from April up to September

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

DAY
8

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
9

HUE – DANANG – HOI AN

After breakfast, heading 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.

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

DAY
10

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 CARS, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
11

HOI AN – DA NANG – HAFT DAY HO CHI MINH 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. Return to hotel for relaxing time.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

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

DAY
12

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 CARS, BOAT, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
13

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 CARS, BOAT, ENTRANCE FEE

DAY
14

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 CAR

DAY
15

WHY CHOOSE THIS TRIP?

You will experience an 15 days adventure, discovering the most beautiful natural and cultural sites in Vietnam, including the ethnic community in Mai Chau, the incredible rural landscape in Tam Coc, the wonders in Halong Bay and the Phong Nha National Park – Ke Bang. Then relax in the nostalgic atmosphere in the central cities of Vietnam before exploring the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta.

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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