Highlights of Vietnam

Discover the best bits of Vietnam – the bustling Ho Chi Minh City, incredible floating market, foodie tour in Hoian and soak up with overnight cruise in the breathtaking Halong Bay.

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Day 01: Arrive at Ho Chi Minh City

Pick-up and welcome at the airport with the transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

The day will begin with a two-hour ride from Ho Chi Minh City to the Mekong Delta. You will: take a boat cruise to one of the highlights of the Mekong-Cai Be Floating Market; stop over at a local house to watch how locals make coconut candy, rice-paper, rice-popcorn and rice wine; spend time enjoying traditional music and tropical fruits on Tan Phong Islet, lunch on a local specialty- “ Elephant Ear Fish “ at a local home. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Explore the famous Cu Chi tunnel complex for fascinating and informative insight into how Vietcong lived in this underground military base. After lunch at a local Vietnamese restaurant, transfer to airport for a flight to Da Nang. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Da Nang.

Free as your leisure day. Overnight in Da Nang.

Head to Hoi An and exploring Hoi An ancient town on foot is one of the best ways to absorb the beauty of this city. Contact Ann Tailor to have a free tailor-made item of clothing. In the afternoon, visit My Son Sanctuary - an experience that should not be missed while visiting the beautiful city of Hoi An. Wander around the lost Champa Kingdom that dated back to the 3rd century, explore the temples and learn about the fascinating history behind this sanctuary of Hinduism. Overnight in Hoi An.

Discover Hoi An’s countryside and its local food by bicycle. We will pass verdant rice-paddies to visit a very local village. Sample the traditional Hoi An specialty, Cao Lau. Learn how to make the local delicacy- White Rose. Move on to Cam Nam to sample some Yin and Yang food balancing favorites. Overnight in Hoi An.

Have breakfast. Check out. Transfer to Da Nang for a flight to Ha Noi. You visit the Temple of Literature Hoan Kiem Lake, the Jade Mountain Temple, But Tower (Pen-Shaped Tower), Dai Nghien (Ink Stand), The Huc Bridge (the red painted wooden bridge)…Have a cyclo (pedicab) ride around Ha Noi ancient town. Overnight in Ha Noi.

The shuttle bus will pick you up at your hotel and depart for Ha Long Bay. The cruise will pass exquisite scenery; limestone islands majestically rising out of emerald water, seductively scattered with grottoes and caves. Overnight on the Junk Cruise.

After breakfast, swimming and sunbathing. After lunch, return to Ha Noi. Overnight in Ha Noi.

Breakfast and free time until time to go to the airport for departure flight. Transfer to Noi Bai International Airport.
Tour starts on every TUESDAY & SUNDAY (Day 01) from Ho Chi Minh City, from 04 Jan 2020 – 29 Dec 2020
Tour price starts from $1,345 pp (twin share) for 3 star hotel accommodation; from $1,735 pp (twin share) for 4 star hotel accommodation.
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick-up and return by new air-conditioned minivan
  • Transfer and transportation as per itinerary
  • 9-night accommodation at twin share basis.
  • Sightseeing and entrance fees
  • Mineral water during touring
  • Meals specified in the itinerary (B = Breakfasts, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Local English speaking tour guides
  • Domestic Flight tickets
Accommodation
  • Ho Chi Minh City: SEN VIET HOTEL (3 star) / MUONG THANH SAIGON (4 star)
  • Da Nang: TITAN HOTEL (3 star) / CICILIA HOTEL (4 star)
  • Hoian: SUNSHINE HOTEL (3 STAR) / TROPICAL BEACH RESORT (4 star)
  • Hanoi: FLOWER HOTEL (3 STAR) / FLOWER GARDEN HOTEL (4 STAR)
  • HALONG BAY: MAJESTIC CRUISE (3 star) / LAVENDER ELEGENCE CRUISE (4 star)

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