Vietnam itinerary 6 days is focusing on the North of Vietnam. Your holiday will start from Hanoi – the cultural and historical capital of Vietnam – Hanoi, then take a daily trip to the countryside in Ninh Binh with Hoa Lu ancient capital and a boat trip 2 hours on the river to visit Ninh Binh compared as Halong Bay on land. You will have a comfortable time on cruise overnight in Halong Bay with a lot of majestic limestone islands.
Morning & AfternoonHello Vietnam ! You will arrive Noi Bai international airport, our driver will meet you up and drop you off at your hotel in Hanoi.If you arrive early, let’s try your first sight of Hanoi by a half - day trip with our local -good volunteer guide exploring the Hanoi Old Quarter. You will have a chance to discover a cultural Hanoi Old Town with an ancient yet lively beauty with numerous shops and stores. Besides, if you choose to stay in Hanoi, especially in weekends, don’t forget to pay a visit to Hanoi Night Market and Hano walking area.Note: This tour is free . However, if you use the tickets, entrance fees, you will pay your guide and you. Night You will be free in your first night in Hanoi or join some famous shows in Hanoi ( Chi phi tự túc) Watch a Water Puppet Show - a one-of-a-kind performance happens to be on the water which are accompanied by a Vietnamese orchestra playing traditional music using drums, wooden bells, horns, bamboo flutes and cymbals. you cannot see anywhere else. ( every hours has one show within 1 hours) - Price : from 4,3 $ /pax Watch My Village Show - an hour-long of traditional show at the historic Hanoi Opera House. Watch acrobats, dancers, and jugglers bring a rural Vietnamese village to life on the stage as you hear live music on classic Vietnamese instruments. Price: from 30,3 $ Accommodation 3 stars hotel in the Old quarter for 1 nightTransportation Private airport transfer ( new car - AC)Meals There is no meal serving today. FlexiblyAttractions Dong Xuan market St. Joseph Cathedral Bach Ma temple Train street
Morning & Afternoon You will head out onto the Ninh Binh province from Hanoi and arrive at Tam Coc. You’ll get a quick break at the restaurant before preparing your bicycle for a bike ride around the village Next, you’ll take a 1.5-hour Sampan boat trip through the caves and countryside landscape of Tam Coc where you can explore and take a short break, before visiting the temples of King Dinh and King Le. You’ll then be transported back to Hanoi city. Night ( own expense) You will have free time in Hanoi, you can refer some below Have a dinner at a good restaurant in Hanoi ( pay by yourself ) that we can help you book a table in advance. Some good ones are Madame Hien; Madam Yen, Red Bean,... ( from 15 USD/pax) Relaxing after transfer on a long way from Halong with the massage service. Some highly recommended spa as MF Spa, Oriental Spa or Serene Spa ( Price from 7 USD/pax) Accomodation Hotel in HanoiTransportation Shared Shuttle busMeals Breakfast LunchAttractions: Hoa Lu ancient Tam Coc Boating Cycling
Morning The next day, we will travel to Ha Long, the impressive World’s heritage site. However, be prepared to spend more than the average budget. The reason is tourism service will mainly be cruise-based. It’s luxury but it’s proved to be worthy. It takes about 4 hours to get to Halong from Hanoi .Halong Bay consists of nearly 2000 islands and islets as well as magnificent cave systems. Therefore, tourists can relax and immerse into picturesque view and the breathtaking beauty of mountainous and sea scenery. Afternoon You will go inside Sung Sot cave – one of the finest and widest grottoes of Halong Bay. Then, the boat keeps cruising and the fishing village appears with its unique way of life. Ti Top island is located about 14 kilometers to the east of Bai Chay tourist harbor. It has a beach that is shaped like a crescent moon and known for its tranquillity and beautiful still blue waters. The sands of the beach have been dyed white by the ocean’s surf creating a perfect picture of paradise. You will have a chance to get a great panoramic view from the top of the island and swim here. Night Appreciating a delicious Vietnamese cuisine in a dinner under the the light of a thousand of stars and be charmed with the fabulous 360-degree panoramic view of the bay Accomodation Private Cruise’s cabin ( Shared cabin will be available )Transportation Shared Shuttle bus or D-car Limousine CruiseMeals Breakfast Lunch, DinnerAttractions: Sung Sot Cave Ti Top island Islets Fishing village
Morning & Afternoon Wake up and enjoy the sunset on Halong Bay - a peaceful and amazing view from your cruise. Kayaking is very easy for everyone at all levels and ages. Our expert and experienced guide dedicatedly instruct you basic paddling steps before leading you to discover magnificent beauty of Halong Bay. After an hour exploration, we will return to the cruise for relaxation for a while. You will do check out the cruise then, you will know how to make simple Vietnamese dishes in Cooking class. Enjoy your lunch time then back to Hanoi Night You will have free time in Hanoi, you can refer some below Have a dinner at a good restaurant in Hanoi ( pay by yourself ) that we can help you book a table in advance. Some good ones are Madame Hien; Madam Yen, Red Bean,... ( from 15 USD/pax) Night market in hanoi old quarter opens every Friday, Saturday, Sunday night from 7 p.m to 11 p.m Vincom Centre Ba Trieu or Trang Tien Plaza or Lotte Department Accomodation Hotel in HanoiTransportation Shared Shuttle bus or D-car Limousine CruiseMeals Breakfast LunchAttractions: Ba Hang Islets
Morning & Afternoon Have breakfast at the hotel. Our volunteer guide will pick you up from your hotel lobby then start visiting Hanoi You will start your trip by wandering around Hoan Kiem lake and listen to its legend.The next destination is the Ho Chi Minh mausoleum complex with some famous attractions like the Mausoleum, stilt house and One pillar pagoda. Then, you will visit the Temple of literature as the first University in Hanoi. You will stop at some traditional eateries to have lunch with Bun Cha, Pho or other foods. Then take a taxi to pay a visit to Hoa Lo prison that you can see the brutality of the French during the war, and the humanity of Vietnamese government to American pilots. Note: This tour is free . However, if you use the tickets, entrance fees or taxi, you will pay your guide and you. You will check out the hotel and leave your stuffs here before starting this tour Night You will have free time in Hanoi, you can refer some below Cooking class with local chef instructs you to cook some Vietnamese cuisines within 2-3 hours ( Price from 39$/pax) Street food tour - trying 5 tasted meals by walking around the old quarter ( Price from 20$/pax) Cyclo tour surrounding the old quarter by an hour ( from 12$/pax) Accommodation Hotel in Hanoi ( Old Quarter)Transportation On footMeals Breakfast Dinner ( your foodie tour)Attractions: Hoan Kiem lake Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh Complex: Mausoleum, Stilt House, One Pillar Pagoda ( 40.000 VND ~ 2 USD) Temple of literature ( 30.000 VND ~ 1.2 USD) Hoa Lo Prison ( 30.000 VND ~ 1.2 USD). Foodie tour around the old quarter
The last day is your leisure time, maybe go shopping around the old quarter get some souvenirs for friends, family. Get to the airport.Transportation Private car to the airportMeals Breakfast