This 5 day & 4 night tour is designed for all tourists who wish to Discover historic city - Hanoi, enjoy scenic Halong Bay - UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival (/D)
Our guide meets you at Noi Bai airport and escorts you to a hotel in the center of Hanoi. Free time for fresh up and relax after long journey
18:30 pick up at your hotel for a welcome dinner at a Vietnamese restaurant. Overnight in hotel in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (B/L/)
After breakfast at your hotel, our tour guide and driver will pick you up then start Hanoi City tour, we will visit Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, His House on Stilt, One Pillar Pagoda, Tran Quoc pagoda, Quan Thanh Temple and Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) also known as the first university of Vietnam.
After lunch, we will visit Vietnam Museum of Ethnology - the bigest and most interesting museum in Hanoi to understand more about Vietnamese People and culture. Then we are roaming to the old quarter (trade area) of Hanoi for looking and shopping. 1 hour cyclo ride through the old but busy streets should be highlight of the day. We then stop at Thang Long theatre for enjoying Vietnamese Traditional Water Puppets Show. Free time in the evening. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi - Halong bay (B/L/D)
Today we leave Hanoi to Halong bay, "Dragon Descending to the Sea". Upon arrival, we will embark to a junk /boat for a cruise around Ha Long Bay. While the junk cruising caves, grottoes, floating villages and beaches on the bay, having fresh seafood lunch on boat. Stop for a while for an excursing to Surprise Caves, (Grotto of Surprises) and Swimming, if weather permitted. Have dinner on board. In the evening, enjoy the night fishing (service available free of charge upon request and in good weather only). Overnight on board.
Day 4 : Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (B/LD)
In the morning, cruising to Bai Tu long bay, Fire Island, Bo Nau Island, fishing village. Have lunch on boat and arrive at Ha Hong wharf about 12.00 noon. Return to Hanoi by private car, on the way you may like to take a short visit to Dong Trieu Pottery Villages. Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi around 17:00.
Day 5: Hanoi - Departure (B)
Free time for shopping or optional visit before transfer to Noi Bai airport for departure flight home.
- English or French speaking guide. Other languages can be arranged upon request
- Private car/mini van
- Join group junk boat cruise in Ha Long
- All entrance fees
- Hotel accommodation as specific or similar, base on twin sharing or double room
- All meals as per program (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Diner)
- Drinks, except otherwise mentioned
- Kayak in Halong bay
- International flight and international airport tax on departure
- Travel Insurance, Personal expenses & Tips