Don't miss a chance to visit Vietnam - a colorful destination with warm hospitality in South East Asia Travel filled with rich history, spectacular landscape and exceptional service. On this 15 day tour from North to South, you will learn more about the daily lives by a traditional cyclo and paint your picture with mix colors from the hustle and bustle of Hanoi, add more green color by biking trip to rural villages and boat trip in brown floating Mekong Delta to learn how the local people make regional cuisine: rice paper, coconut candy, pop corn, etc. Moreover, the nature lover will be blown away when trekking in marvelous mountainous Sapa, or witnessing in person magnificent blue Halong Bay - UNESCO Heritage Site and relaxing in the stunning white sand and emerald beaches in Phu Quoc.
All of this and more are waiting for you - the traveler always looks for exceptional colors in new culture. This is the vacation for you !
|Day 1||Hanoi||Arrive in Hanoi, relax at the hotel, watch Water Puppet Show, have...||D|
|Day 2||Hanoi||Join city tour around Hanoi, have a cyclo trip before taking night...||B, L|
|Day 3||Sapa||Visit Bac Ha Market (only open on Sunday), H'Mong King Palace, Ban...||B, L|
|Day 4||Sapa||Go trekking to minority village, Explore Sapa Town, Get night train...||B, L|
|Day 5||Hanoi, Halong Bay||Transfer to Halong Bay, Explore the World Natural Heritage, Stay...||B, L, D|
|Day 6||Halong Bay, Hanoi, Hoi An||Enjoy last moments on the bay, Fly to Danang, Drive to Hoi An||B, L|
|Day 7||Hoi An||Cycle around Hoi An towards to Van Lang fisherman village and Bay Mau...||B, L|
|Day 8||Hoi An||Have a totally free day to enjoy in Hoi An; go to the beaches, or the...||B|
|Day 9||Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh||Free time in Hoi An, fly to Ho Chi Minh city||B|
|Day 10||Ho Chi Minh||Visit Cu Chi Tunnels in the countryside and the highlights in the...||B, L|
|Day 11||Ho Chi Minh, Mekong, Ho Chi Minh||Explore Mekong Delta||B, L|
|Day 12||Ho Chi Minh, Phu Quoc||Fly to Phu Quoc Island, relax at beaches||B|
|Day 13||Phu Quoc||Free to relax at Phu Quoc beaches||B|
|Day 14||Phu Quoc||Free to relax at Phu Quoc beaches||B|
|Day 15||Phu Quoc, Ho Chi Minh||Fly to Ho Chi Minh city for your next flight. Say goodbye to Vietnam.||B|
Meals14 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 2 dinners
AccommodationHotel (12 nights), Cruise (1 night)
TransportCar, Walking, Train, Trekking, Cruise, Plane, Bikking, Boating
Flights1. Fly from Hanoi to Danang (01 hour 20 minutes)2. Fly from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City (01 hour 20 minutes)3. Fly from Ho Chi Minh city to Phu Quoc (60 minutes)4. Fly from Phu Quoc to Ho Chi Minh city (60 minutes)
Vietnamese Water Puppet Show is a traditional folk art which dates back several centuries. Watching the exceptional show with the puppet moving through water by the skillful puppeters will be a special way to discover the ancient art and the countryside stories in your holiday in Hanoi. The authentic Vietnamese Water Puppet Show will take you through Southeast Asia’s wet-rice culture, a good insight to farming and historical legends with colorful animated puppet and rhythmic melody from traditional instruments.
Hanoi - a blend between the traditional and the modern beauties - a sedate capital with rich history and the unique architecture from East to West welcomes you. Ho Chi Minh complex with the Mausoleum, Stilt House, One Pillar Pagoda, etc is one of the most important sites which will help you to learn more about history, arts and architecture. Don't miss the trip to Temple of Literature - the first university in Vietnam and you will have chance to learn more about the education and history of Vietnam. If you are interested in the rich culture of the minorities, how about visiting Museum of Ethnology. The lively exhibition, informative messages and many interesting stories of traditions and costume will give you a fascinating glimpse into many ethnic groups. Your visit will surely be an ideal choice in the holiday in Vietnam to to calm down from the hustle and bustle Hanoi.
Get on the night train from Hanoi and welcome to Sapa – a beautiful northern mountainous highland surrounding by magnificent nature and authentic ethnic minority lives. In Sapa, we will pass by magnificent nature scene and go trekking to remote villages where ethnic minorities live to understand their local real life & custom. The trekking route is pleasant and it is great to capture wonderful photos of fogs, rice terraces, beautiful scenery and daily residents’ life on the way.
When in Halong Bay – the World Natural Heritage recognized by UNESCO, you should not miss the chance to join the outdoor activities to explore the beautiful nature in exciting experience. Kayaking - one of the most attractive choice, is very easy for all levels and ages to do. Our expert and experienced guide surely instruct you basic paddling steps before leading you to explore the extraordinary beauty of Halong Bay.
Known as one of the seven natural wonders of the world, Halong bay is must for visitors when going to Vietnam. Speding time on your holiday to join to a cruise trip in the spectacular bay, you will have chance to relax in the beautiful bay scenery with the excellent cruise accommodation. Moreover, when relaxing at your cabin or sitting on the upper deck; you can sight-seeing gladly, let all the worry and busy life go away while taking photos of the magnificent beauty of the rocky islands rising from the emerald water of the bay.
Every visitors who come to Vietnam should never miss Halong Bay. Recognized by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage, Halong Bay will amaze you by not only the magnificet natural scenery but also by thousands remote islands and stunning cave. You will have chance to visit the fabulous limestone caves with mysterious stories which will beautifully highlight the rock formations. Sung Sot Cave (Surprise cave), Thien Cung Cave (Paradise Cave), Luon Cave, Tien Ong Cave... are ones of those most safe and beautiful caves that you may visit when in Halong Bay. There are rough stairs to climb, and the access is very easy for every visitors.
When in Hoi An, in addition to a walking tour in ancient town or relaxing moment at beaches, don't miss the trip to Water Coconut Forest and experience the unique boat trip. With 7 hectares of mangrove forest, canals, and houses covered in water coconut leaf the forest played such an important place for people and local soldiers during the Vietnam War as refugees. Coming to the forest, you will row a basket boat with the help of skillful locals, learning their traditional fishing techniques in the water coconut forest. The friendly locals will answer all of your questions so that you may learn of and share thelove for this marvelous country.
Besides the reputation as a busy commercial port in the past with the unique architecture of numerous ancient house, Hoi An brings visitors the images of peaceful countryside with green field and friendly locals. A biking trip to rural villages (Tra Que, Bay Mau...) will give you a precious chance to interact with the farmers, live their lives in one day, experience the fresh air and delicious cuisine.
If you are around Ho Chi Minh City and wondering how to spend a day in this fascinating city, why don't get a closer look at Vietnam’s wartime by visiting the Cu Chi tunnels ? Hiding the the secrets of underground Vietnam, the legendary Cu Chi Tunnels trip will amaze you by the 250km underground network utilized as weapon store, military bunkers and base . Don't miss the chance to crawl inside the tunnels and fire several different weapons in the shooting range.