07 Nights – 08 Days
Day 01: Hanoi Arrival
Arrive at Noi Bai Airport,transfer to the hotel.Welcome dinner featured with Vietnamese specialties at a local restaurant.
Day 02: Hanoi city tour
After breakfast your tour starts with a visit to Ho Chi Minh complex,including Ho Chi Minh mausoleum,stilt house,Ho Chi Minh museum and One pillar pagoda. The next stop is Temple of Literature,Vietnam’s first university – Quoc Tu Giam.Lunch at a local restaurant.Afternoon visit Vietnam Women’s museum and Hoa Lo prison called Hanoi Hilton by American prisoners,then roaming around Hoan Kiem lake.Enjoy cyclo or electric car tour around bustling Hanoi 36 streets.
Day 03: Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc (108 Kms – 2H 11Min)
After breakfast drive you to Ninh Binh,visit Hoa Lu ancient capital where the royal citadel of King Dinh and King Le used to be placed.Listen to the tour guide describe heroic history of Vietnam war defending country from mighty Chinese army.Have lunch at a local restaurant, then get on a sampan rowing along Ngo Dong river,through three caves (Tam Coc).This is unwind time to embed into fresh air and the beauty of stunning scenery.
Day 04: Hanoi – Halong (185 Kms – 3H 29Min)
2 days 1 night is ideal time to discover Halong Bay while cruising amongst thousands of rocks and grottoes.Just make sure cameras on your hands to capture memorable moments while you are on the Bay.Afternoon is time to discover one of the best islands of the Bay,kayak at sunset (optional) and squid fishing at night will give you a great memory.Stay at hotel.
Day 05: Halong – Hanoi – Ho Chi Minh city (By flight 2H 5Min)
Get up at little bit early to breathe some fresh air and join Tai Chi exercise on sundeck to get ready for Surprising cave discovery. Brunch is served on board while cruising back to the harbor. Rejoin car drive to Hanoi then to Noi Bai airport for a flight to Ho Chi Minh city.
Overnight: Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 06: Cu Chi half day tour
Have breakfast at your hotel.Visit Cu Chi tunnels – an incredible system including numerous trap doors,specially constructed living areas,storage facilities, weapons factories,field hospitals,command centers & kitchens.Visiting here you will find out why Vietnam was the winner in the war.Free in the afternoon or go shopping at Ben Thanh market.
Overnight: Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 07: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho – Mekong delta
After breakfast depart Saigon by road for Mekong Delta and its gateway city of My Tho,located 72 km south west of the city.Board a riverboat for an excursion across the Mekong through islands covered with lush flora and small rural communities.Cruise to Thoi Son Island where you will have the opportunity to visit a local house and taste some of the fruits that are grown locally in the orchards.Parkway in orchards,tasting tropical fruits.Lunch is at a local restaurant where you will have the chance to sample a local specialty: ‘elephant ear’ fish. Conclude your tour of the Mekong with a stop at Vinh Trang pagoda,the largest and most remarkable pagoda in the delta.Return to Saigon.
Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 08: Ho Chi Minh
After breakfast at hotel.Free until transfer to airport for return back to home.
End of the tour with unforgotten memories.