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This 11 day tour will bring you from South to North to fully discover the hidden charm in this beautiful country. You will be amazed by its own unique and stunning grace in each different part of Vietnam
DAY 1: ARRIVE SAIGONUpon arrival, transfer from airport to hotel. At leisure to relax and get rid of jet lag. Overnight in Saigon.DAY 2: SAIGON CITY - CUCHI TUNNEL (B/L)Start the city tour at the Reunification Palace, then visit the Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, War Remnants Museum. In the afternoon, we drive to Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground network constructed by Vietnamese guerrillas during the Vietnam War.DAY 3: MEKONG DELTA (B/L)This morning, we leave Saigon for My Tho. Upon arrival, we will take a leisurely boat ride, view the stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages. Proceed to Tortoise islet, lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan and "Southern Vietnamese folk music". Overnight in SaigonDAY 4: HOIAN ANCIENT TOWN (B)Upon arrival of Da Nang, transfer you to the hotel in Hoi An to drop off luggage. Together, we’ll walk over the tile-roofed Japanese Bridge, Chinese Assembly Halls, etc. This is also a wonderful town to shop for lanterns, soft silk, or clothes.DAY 5: HOIAN (B/L)Ride bicycle in 30 minutes to Tra Que herb village. Enjoy gardening activities and cooking class with the locals. Afternoon, move to Thanh Ha Pottery Village. Learn how to make a real Hoi An pottery from local residences and bring back home a special Ocarina as souvenir of the memorial holiday.DAY 6: HOIAN – HUE (B)In the morning, depart from Hoian to My Son, where you can discover the hidden treasure of the Cham culture in My Son, that designated by UNESCO as one of the five World Heritages in Vietnam. Overnight in HueDAY 7: HUE CITY TOUR -HANOI (B/L)Hue is highlighted by the old royal architectural works and the most traditional Vietnamese lifestyle. Visit Royal Citadel, Forbidden, Dong Ba market. Around noon time, enjoy street food tour. Heading to Hue Railway Station for your overnight train to HanoiDAY 8: HANOI CITY TOUR (L)Let visit the Capital of Vietnam today by visiting the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One-Pillar pagoda, Tran Quoc pagoda, Temple of Literature.In the afternoon, visit Museum of Ethnology OR Bat Trang ceramic village.DAY 9: HALONG BAY CRUISE (B/L/D)After breakfast, we will head to Halong Bay, a Natural World Heritage as designated by UNESCO since 1994 and 2006, and check-in our overnight boat.DAY 10: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B/Br)Morning wake up with a taichi-quan or yoga exercises before having breakfast. Return to the Wharf to be back to Hanoi at noon. Overnight in Hanoi.DAY 11: HANOI DEPARTURE (B)After breakfast, free at leisure before transferring to the airport. Tour ends
- English-speaking tour guides on touring date.
- Accommodation on twin/double/triple sharing basic
- Lunch or dinner with local food as mention in the program
- Air-con transfer for airport transfer and touring
- Boat trip in Mekong delta
- Private cabin on Shared overnight Junk in Halong Bay
- Street food tour in Hue
- Water during transfer.
What's not included
- Meals not mentioned in Detailed Program.
- Vietnam Visa stamp fee (USD 25/pax)
- Early check-in, late check-out surcharge.
- Surcharge for Christmas and New Year period (to be advised upon booking confirmation)
- Tipping for Guides (USD 3/pax/day) and Drivers (USD 1/pax/day)
- Banking fee for payment by bank transfer
- Other expense not mentioned in the program.
- Domestic flight (Saigon-Da Nang)