Day 1: Hanoi arrival
You are warmly welcomed by our Tour guide at Noibai Airport and transferred to your hotel in Hanoi capital. Be free and relax after long journey. In the evening, attend Water Puppet Show and enjoy welcome dinner. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 2: Halong bay – the World heritage (B/L)
Leave Hanoi at 8:00 for Halong Bay, The World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty on the Ocean. Upon arrival, embark the private boat cruising around the islands, islets, caves and grottos on Halong Bay. Enjoy seafood lunch on boat and take a short excursion to Surprising Cave and short swim (if weather permitted). Drive back to Hanoi and end tour at about 19:30. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi – Hue (B)
Start visiting Hoan Kiem lake, the lake of the Restored Sword, our architecture and our way of life with small streets and its name “Old quarter”, Tran Quoc pagoda and Quan Thanh temple. Lunch at local restaurant. Then, visit Van Mieu, the first national university of Vietnam, Ethnology museum. In the late afternoon, take flight to the Imperial City – Hue City. Overnight in Hue
Day 4: Hue (B)
Start the tour with a visit to Imperial Citadel and King Minh Mang tomb, King Tu Duc Tomb, Thien Mu Pagoda. Then embark a boat cruising along Perfume river to admire sunset and enjoy Vietnamese traditional folk song on boat. Overnight in Hue
Day 5: Hue – Danang – Hoian (B)
Drive to Hoian town, which is about 120km from Hue through Hai Van pass and Lang Co beach, one of the most beautiful beach of Vietnam. Stop to visit Cham museum which is the open air collection of Cham sculpture with many of the sandstone carvings to understand Cham Culture. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 6: Hoian – Danang – Hochiminh City (Saigon) (B)
In the morning, take a walk to visit ancient tiny town, Hoi An, Japanese covered bridge, some Chinese Assembly Halls, and some typical Vietnamese houses of 18 century. Time for shopping or relaxing on the bank of Thu Bon river before taking late afternoon flight to Ho Chi Minh city. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 7: Hochiminh City ((B/L/)
The tour begins with Reunification Palace, War Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral. After lunch, continue to visit Binh Tay Market, Thien Hau Pagoda, bustling Chinatown which should not be missed. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 8: Tayninh – Cuchi (B/L/)
Start the tour to Tay Ninh and Cu Chi. Drive to Tay Ninh to visit the famous Cao Dai Temple and attend the noon service of the bizarre Cao Dai sect – an extraordinary mix of all the world’s great religions: Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Hinduism, Christianity and Islam. Proceed to Cuchi to visit the military base of Vietnamese Army which is a system of tunnels to understand how people lived, struggled and won the war. Return to Ho Chi Minh City in late afternoon. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
Day 9: Hochiminh city – Mekong Delta (B/L/)
Leave the busy city for Mekong delta region. Upon arrival at Cai Be, enjoy the local lifestyle on a boat navigating around the small canals in the delta region. Observe the floating market where sellers and buyers bargaining and exchanging their goods from their boats. Roam around and observe how people make their living from fruit trees such as coconut, corn and other local product. On the way back to Ho Chi Minh City, stop to see Cho Lon, Saigon’s China town. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon).
Day 10: Hochiminh city – Departure (B)
Free time for shopping before transferring to Tan Son Nhat airport for departure.