Day 1: Hanoi - Arrival
You will arrive to the magnificent city of Hanoi.Our drive will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to your hotel to check in. It’s your leisure time after check-in at the hotel.
Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (B,L)
After enjoy breakfast at hotel, you will visit some of the most famous places in the country. Our guide will take you pass the various Government offices, the preservation colonial French residences. We first view from outside of the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ba Dinh square where Ho Chi Minh declared the independence of the Vietnam Democratic Republic in 1945, one pillar pagoda – one of the oldest architectures dated back from 11th century and Hochiminh Museum. The One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 will be visited next. This structure is one of Vietnam's most iconic temples. Then we will visit the Temple of Literature. In 1076 Quoc Tu Giam - Vietnam's first university, also referred to as Van Mieu, was established within a temple to educate Vietnam's royalty, mandarins and members of the elite. The university functioned for an incredible 700 years and its gardens and well-preserved architecture offer a fascinating glimpse into Vietnam’s past.. Continue to picturesque West Lake and the sixth century Tran Quoc Buddhist Pagoda. In the afternoon visit the fascinating Ethnology Museum (closed on Monday), which is both a research centre and a public museum exhibiting the ethnic groups of Vietnam. We drive back to Hoan Kiem legend lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple which respects Van Xuong saint and Tran Hung Dao former general commander. We also know about the Vietnamese and French architecture around the lake. End of tour with 1 hour cyclo with low speed, a great way to end the Hanoi tour. Overnight in Ha Noi
Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B,L,D)
You will start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel. Once you are finished and ready, your tour guide will pick you up at 8:00 from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter area. Then, he will take care of transferring you to the majestic Halong Bay in QuangNinh province. You will have a short yet replenishing break in middle of the way for around 15 to 20 minutes. 12:30 We will arrive to Tuan Chau Port and get on the boat where you will be welcome by our experienced, professional and friendly crew who will be at your entire disposal! Hungry? Then worry not, because we will serve you an exquisite lunch in the dining room of the boat while we cruise through the thousands of beautiful and enigmatic islands and islets. You will also have your own time on the upper deck, so you can enjoy of the most beautiful and captivating landscapes you will ever see in your life, because the beauty of Halong Bay is unique on this world. Once you have taken a good look to what this beautiful bay has to offer, you will have the chance to kayak for 1 hour around the floating village area… what a better way to discover the beauty of this amazing place than by kayaking? And yes, you are totally allowed to jump in the water and swim, you will love it! After you are done, you will be back to the boat for a pretty good and entertaining sunset party on the sundeck, where you will get to know other tourists. And this day could not be over without an exquisite dinner. Our talented chef will cook for you a dish that will send your taste buds in the best journey of your life! Finally, during the evening, you are free to relax, walk around, sing, and practice squid fishing and more!
Day 4: Halong - Hanoi - fly to Hue (B,L)
Start your day with a delicious breakfast of crunchy toasts, tasty eggs and a cup of aromatic coffee or tea. Once you are done, you will be ready for the adventure of the day: exploring the Surprising Cave. It is a special place, because it’s most beautiful and captivating cave in Halong Bay.You will discover all about it thanks to your experienced guide tour. After that, the boat will keep crushing many several islands and islets, so you can get a pretty good view of the magnificent beauty of Halong Bay… a unique place on this world you can only find in Vietnam! Want to take part in a cooking class? Our chef will teach you how to make your own delicious deep fried spring rolls, one of the emblematic dishes of this region. It is something you must experience! Later, we will cruise back to the pier while you enjoy of a tasty lunch. And then, it will be time to say good-bye to the boat crew and disembark. Then we will take you to Hanoi by bus. We will arrive around 17:00 and then take a flight to the beautiful city of Hue. You will stay overnight in this city, so have a good sleep, because more adventures await for you on day 4!
Day 5: Hue Imperial City - Hoi An (B,L)
07:50 – 08:10 We will pick you up at your hotel, so we show you the beauty, tradition and culture of Hue. It is an experience that will stick in your mind forever. You will get the chance to visit the Emperor KhaiDinh Mausoleum, which is one of the most famous and important places in Hue. Then, you will get to see the performing programs of VO KINH VAN AN, which is Vietnam’s traditional Kung-Fu. And then, we will also visit the TuDuc Mausoleum, another must-see in Hue! Ever wondered how conical hats and incense sticks are made? Then we will show you the exact process from locals! Then, you will enjoy of a delicious and traditional lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon you will visit the Imperial capital during Nguyen Dynasty, the An Hien Garden House and the even-story Thien Mu Pagoda on the riverbank. Once we have concluded this amazing adventure in this city, we will return by boat on the gentle and fascinating Perfume River. And finally, we will make a scenic drive to Hoi An. overnight at hotel in Hoi An. It is a day full of adventures where you will discover the most important places in this city, and yes, you can rest assured this experience will be nothing short of amazing!
Day 6: Hoi An - My Son Santuary (B,L)
After breakfast in hotel, we leave the city for a drive along the Thu Bon River to go to My Son where we pay a visit the world-famous My Son Sanctuary, an UNESCO World Heritage site, where you will spend 2 hours to enjoy and discover the ancient, beautiful and fascinating buildings of the ChamPa Kingdom with your experience tour guide.This experience will allow you to discover one of the most beautiful and enigmatic places in this world. By noon, we leave the sanctuary and transfer you to the boat station, where you will get on board and cruise along the Thu Bon River, where we will visit the traditional craft village of Thanh Ha pottery and the fascinating Kim Bong carpentry villages. All of this adventure will leave a bit hungry, but worry not, because we will serve you a snack on the boar, so you can replenish your energies. We will be back Hoi An by mid afternoon. Then, enjoy your free time to leisure wandering around old town or heading to the beach for relaxing.
Day 7: Hoi An - Danang - fly to Nha Trang (B)
Transfer to Danang airport for short flight from to NhaTrang. Here you are free to explore the surroundings of NhaTrang Beach, which is one of the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam. Walk on the sand, swim in its waters and enjoy this adventure! Overnight in NhaTrang.
Day 8: Nha Trang - Beach Break (B)
You are free to explore and enjoy the beauty and freshness of Nha Trang Beach City. Overnight in NhaTrang
Day 9: Nha Trang - Fly to Saigon - City Tour (B)
Start your day with the right foot with a delicious breakfast to get you going. Then, your driver will take you to Cam Ranh Airport, where you will take a flight to Ho Chi Minh City Upon arrival in HCMC, We start your morning with a nice tour in Ho Chi Minh City. Our start point is the world-famous Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office. Then we explore the incredible Reunification Place, and the War Remnants Museum of high historical importance. After that you will enjoy of a tasty lunch at a local restaurant. Break time for a tasty lunch at a local restaurant, so you can be full of energy for the afternoon trip to the fascinating Cu Chi tunnels. This destination is one of the most popular for both local and foreign tourists, and it is because it is a stunning network of tunnels of over 200 kilometers. They are legendary because they were a key role in the war. And afterwards it goes back to Saigon. After that incredible tour, you will be able to eat a tasty dinner in any of the local restaurants. Finally, stay overnight at the hotel in Ho Chi Minh city
Day 10: Saigon - Mekong Delta -Ben Tre - Can Tho (B,L)
We start this day early morning by leaving Ho Chi Minh City. Here you will get the chance to enjoy the captivating landscapes of the journey along the National Highway bordered by the beautiful green rice fields. Once we arrived to My Tho, we will visit the stunning VinhTrang Pagoda. Then, we will take a relaxing boat ride along the river so you can enjoy of the scenery. We will also view traditional stilt houses, iconic fruit plantations and the famous fishing villages along the river bank. We will land on the Tortoise islet, where you will enjoy a delicious lunch in the orchard garden. A tasty, different and fresh experience. Then, we will cruise to An Khanh, a real gem hidden from most tourists in Ben Tre. Here you will have to chance to cruise on a hand-rowed sampan under the refreshing shade of the stunning water coconut trees along natural canals of fresh water. This experience will make you feel truly alive. After that, you will join an exciting cycling tour in order to discover the beauty of this place from a completely new perspective with the air caressing your face. Then, you will enjoy of the delicious local seasonal fruit and the most exquisite honey tea accompanied by Southern Vietnamese folk music performed by local artists. This is the kind of experiences that make your journey totally worth it. We will also visit a family-run business which epitomizes the essence of the idyllic rural lifestyle in Vietnam, you will also taste the most delicious coconut candies and observe and feel the pastoral life as you roam through exotic plantations and villages… a real dream come true. We will continue to Can Tho, where you will have free time to visit the emblematic Can Tho market where you can buy plenty of local products. And finally, we will stay overnight in Can Tho.
Day 11: Can Tho - Floating Market - Saigon (B)
Time for an exciting yet relaxing boat trip to explore the characteristic and picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong River, also known as Bassac River.Then, we will proceed to visit the CaiRăng floating market, one of the most representative attractions of this place. Want to taste one of the most delicious dishes of Vietnamese cuisine? Then in this floating market you will only taste the delicious vermicelli soup, but also discover how it is made. A tasty and immersive experience! You will also have space to wander around the friendly and interact with the friendly local people. This is what immersive tourism is all about: interacting with the environment and local people in such a unique and interesting way. You will also cross the famous Monkey Bridge, which is entirely built of bamboo stems. Then we will visit the emblematic orchard garden of the area. We will stop for a tasty lunch to send your taste buds on another exciting and delicious journey. Then we will go back to Ho Chi Minh City by bus, where the last stop will allow you to see how incense sticks are made by locals the traditional way. We will arrive to the city at 05:30 PM. Enjoy of a good & pleasant night at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 12: Saigon - Deaparture (B)
There is free time for you to relax or further exploring Saigon City. The trip ends after your transfer to Tan Son That International Airport for departure.