12 days 11 nights
Embark on a mesmerizing 12 days journey, unwinding the cultural tapestry of Vietnam across its most iconic destinations. Begin in Hanoi, exploring the historic Old Quarter’s vibrant markets and cultural landmarks like the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Sail through the enchanting Halong Bay, where limestone karsts rise dramatically from emerald waters, creating a surreal panorama.
Continue to the imperial city of Hue, where ancient citadels and the Perfume River reveal Vietnam’s regal past. Wander through the lantern-lit streets of Hoi An, a UNESCO gem adorned with well-preserved architecture and cultural richness. In Ho Chi Minh City, experience the dynamic blend of history and modernity, exploring landmarks and bustling markets. Conclude your odyssey in the Mekong Delta, cruising through its intricate waterways, visiting traditional villages, and immersing yourself in the unique local way of life. This 12 days tour promises an enriching exploration, weaving together the diverse threads of Vietnam’s history, culture, and natural splendor.
Upon your arrival in Noi Bai Airport, our guide will greet you there and transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, you will go on a private walking city tour of Hanoi to see local marketplaces and the Old Quarter. You will enjoy a water puppet show in the evening before a welcome meal at a local restaurant and an overnight stay in Hanoi.
Wake up and have breakfast at the hotel. Then, you have the entire day to browse the shops that sell ceremonial items, furniture, ... Or you could go to some well-known Vietnamese handicraft villages (Bat Trang or Van Phuc). Then, you will take an overnight train to Lao Cai – a China and Vietnamese border city.
Have a breakfast. Depart from Hanoi to Halong Bay, you'll go on a junk boat in the harbor when you arrival. Then, you will go to a neighboring peak for a panoramic view of the bay, swim on a peaceful beach, or sunbathe on the sundeck. You will visit an unique fishing town in the late afternoon. At sunset, you may kayak or take a bamboo row boat to a water tunnel with several coral reefs in a gorgeous lagoon. You will spend the night onboard.
You'll awaken on the bay to the sounds of breaking waves and birds greeting the new day.Have breakfast. You will return to the boat for one more look at Halong Bay before cruising back to the pier. Then you'll return to Hanoi and spend the night.
Depart from Hanoi to Hue. When you arrive at Phu Bai Airport, transfer directly to your accommodation. In the afternoon, you'll go on a city tour that includes the Citadel, the Imperial Museum and Dong Ba market. You will spend the night in Hue.
Take a private boat for a romantic cruise along the Perfume River, stopping at Lady Pagoda (Thien Mu Pagoda) and the elegant Minh Mang's mausoleum. Then go for Hoi An. We will travel over the Hai Van Pass, stopping in Danang to see the Cham Museum and the handicraft villages at the foot of Marble Mountain. Check in hotel and relax.
We take a half-day walking tour through the Ancient Quarter's small winding lanes, stopping at Chua Ong Pagoda, Chinese Assembly Halls, the 200-year-old Tam Ky ancestral residence, and the Japanese Bridge. There will be time to shop after the tour. Overnight in Hoi An.
You will next depart Hoi An for Danang Airport, where you will board a one-hour flight to Ho Chi Minh City. In the afternoon, you'll take a city tour of HCMC (Saigon), stopping at the Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Old Post Office, and the lively Ben Thanh Market. You will spend the night in HCMC.
In the morning, you will go to Tay Ninh to visit the Cao Dai temples. After lunch, you will drive to the Cu Chi tunnels. You will return to HCMC
You'll fly from HCMC to luxuriant My Tho, you'll take a private boat for a delightful meal at a local restaurant in the middle of the Mekong, complete with tropical fruits. You’ll visit the VinhTrang pagoda. You then go to Can Tho, the Mekong Delta's center, for an overnight stay.
Greeting the new day and take a boat ride to the Cai Rang floating market. After sampling local fruits, our guide will accompany you back to the hotel along a network of canals. Before returning to Ho Chi Minh City for the night, you will stop for lunch at a small restaurant.
There are no activities planned for today, so use your free time souvenir shopping until your transfer to the airport for your onward trip.
Deposit of 20% of the total of tour is required upon confirmation of booking tour. The full prepayment will need to be made 45 days before departure for all services by money transfer or credit card payment with all bank transfer charges/ fees to be paid by the client.
Owner bank account
Account name: PHAN TRONG THANG
Bank name: Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank (ACB)- branch: Hanoi Branch
Account Number: 10659267
Bank Swift Code: ASCBVNVX
The bank address: Address: 442 Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Ward 5, District 3, Hồ Chí Minh City, Vietnam
Phone number: (84.28) 3929 0999
After receiving your payment, we will issue you the hotel voucher and/or final confirmation itinerary, which can be sent to you by fax or e-mail.
You can amend your booking when the confirmation is made. Just contact us at [email protected] with your booking number. Our reservations team is glad to amend your booking accordingly. The extra expense may occurred will be informed to you before you decide to amend the services or travel date.
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Cancellations will be charged as follow:
o 45 days prior to the arrival date: Non Refundable deposit charge and the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels... in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.
o 44 - 31 days prior to arrival date: Cancellations fee of 30% per group/booking and plus the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels... in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.
o 30 days - 15 days prior to arrival date: Cancellations fee of 50% per group/booking plus the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels... in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.
o 14 - 7 days before arrival: Cancellations fee 70% charge plus the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels... in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.
o Less than 7 days before arrival Or No show: 100% charge per group/booking.
+ No refund will be given for any unused service after the trip has commenced or during the tour.
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