If you are interested in outdoor activities and want to explore the pure nature of Vietnam, congratulations, this trip is made for you! You will have a chance to set foot on the greatest cities in this S-shaped country, from Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, to Hanoi and Halong and Ninh Binh. Everything will blow your mind!
Our driver will pick you up at the terminal upon your arrival and drop you off at your hotel for doing a check-in. Take a rest and free on your own today. Night ( the expenses will be covered by yourself) Shopping Mall: Vincom Dong Khoi, Takashimaya… Night market - Ben Thanh night market Accommodation Hotel in the District 1 in HCMC Transportation Private airport transfer ( new car - AC) Meals There is no meal serving today. Flexibly
Morning Start from Ho Chi Minh City and depart for My Tho. After visiting Vinh Trang Pagoda, take a boat ride along the river viewing the stilt houses and the fruit plantations along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise island and have lunch in the local restaurant. Enjoy a boat ride under the shadow of the water coconut trees to visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle. Afternoon Then enjoy the seasonal delicious fruits & honey tea while listening to the traditional music. Take a rowboat ride along the creeks. After taking a delightful walk through the fruit plantation and village, proceed to Can Tho. Night ( the expenses will be covered by yourself) Dinner at a local restaurant ( in Can Tho). Some recommended restaurants as The Lighthouse Can Tho, Lua Nep restaurant, Bien Dong restaurant… ( Price from 5 USD/pax) Explore Tay Do night market where the locals sell everything from clothing to food . ( Free) Cruise dinner on Hau river ( Price from 15 USD/pax) Accomodation Private room at Hotel in Can Tho Transportation Shared shuttle bus Meals Breakfast , Lunch Attractions & Activities Vinh Trang Pagoda Tortoise island Can Tho
Morning Start with an early morning boat trip to Cai Rang Floating Market and marvel at the mounds of fruit and vegetables on display as you experience the market at its busiest time of day. Cruise through the small channels to visit a rice noodle making village, and then break for lunch. Afternoon Proceed to Chau Doc and venture into the Tra Su Cajuput Forest to visit a wild bird sanctuary. Discover the diversity of the splendid canals deep in the forest as you look for storks, cranes and other tropical birds. Return to Chau Doc to check in to your overnight accommodation. Night ( the expenses will be covered by yourself) Enjoy your night time in HCMC with street foods ( Tai Trang restaurant, Chay Lieu noodle…) After a long day trip , you can relax yourself with massage service ( from 18 $ /pax ) Visit Chau Doc night market Accommodation Hotel in Chau Doc Transportation Shared shuttle bus Meals Breakfast ( Hotel) Lunch Attractions & Activities Cu Chi tunnel Ben Dinh ( Ben Duoc is arranged when you request)
Morning Following breakfast in the early morning, go for a short walk before pick-up at the river bank. Journey to the fish farms and floating village of the Cham community, before taking the bus to back Ho Chi Minh City. End your trip. Afternoon & Night ( the expenses will be covered by yourself) Enjoy your night time in HCMC with Bui Vien street when you can deeply join in a noisy and funny atmosphere or drink a cup of beer there . After a long day trip , you can relax yourself with massage service ( from 18 $ /pax ) Watch the Teh Dar show ( A O Show - bamboo dance, acrobatic & music) - the No.1 show in HCMC to see the original ways of tribal life on South West Highland of Vietnam vividly recreated on the stage ( Price from 29$/ pax) Accommodation Hotel in HCMC Transportation Shared shuttle bus Meals Breakfast ( Hotel)
Morning We start the trip by visiting Reunification Palace, whose former name was Norodom Palace. Ngo Viet Thu is exactly the architect who designed this stunning palace. Later, other next destinations consist of Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, and especially War Remnants Museum, where exhibits on Vietnam War and Indochina Wars are displayed. Afternoon After enjoying lunch at the local restaurant, you will be taken to Cu Chi Tunnels. Climb down small tunnels to get amazing experiences and blow your mind when special constructed living areas and martial facilities of Viet Cong appear in front of your eyes. Moreover, taste special tea and cassava – the common food of Vietnamese guerillas in the past. Take your break time to try the real shooting gun or just relax as you wish. Night ( the expenses will be covered by yourself) Shopping Mall : Vincom Dong Khoi, Takashimaya… Night market - Ben Thanh night market Accomodation Hotel in the District 1 in HCMC Transportation Shared shuttle bus Meals Breakfast ( Hotel) Lunch Attractions & Activities Reunification Palace Notre Dame Cathedral Central Post Office War Remnants Museum Cu Chi Tunnel
Morning & Afternoon After check out your hotel in HCMC. our driver will drop you off at the Tan Son Nhat airport. After 1,2 hours, you will arrive at Da Nang airport, our driver will pick you up to check in the hotel in Hoi An. Night You will have free time in Hanoi, you can refer some below Have a dinner at a good restaurant in Hoian( pay by yourself ) that we can help you book a table in advance. Some good ones are Tra Que garden, Ngon Villa Hoian, Temple restaurant... ( from 15 -20 USD/pax) Hoi An memories show - Hoi An impression Theme Park ( from 27$/pax) Accomodation Hotel in Hoi An Transportation Private airport transfers ( HCMC & Hoi An) Meals Breakfast ( Hotel)
Morning Wake up and have a breakfast at your hotel. You will be collected by a shared shuttle bus with tour guide and depart for Marble Mountain. You will visit five marble and limestone mountains, named after the five elements of the ancient oriental philosophy: metal, wood, water, fire and earth, Huyen Khong Caves and Paradise Cave (including 2-way lift). After that, you will visit the Stone Carving Village. Afternoon Continue to My Son, known as the Valley of Kings, and once the capital of the Chăm Pa Kingdom. See a traditional dance performance before taking a walking tour to the Cham ruins. Enjoy a 2-hour boat trip on the Thu Bon River, passing Duy Hai fishing village, Tra Nhieu, Kim Bong carpentry village and Cam Thanh coconut village. The boat trip ends in the old town. Night You will have free time in Hanoi, you can refer some below Have a dinner at a good restaurant in Hoian( pay by yourself ) that we can help you book a table in advance. Some good ones are Tra Que garden, Ngon Villa Hoian, Temple restaurant... ( from 15 -20 USD/pax) Hoi An memories show - Hoi An impression Theme Park ( from 27$/pax) Accommodation Hotel in Hoi An Transportation Shared shuttle bus Meals Breakfast ( Hotel) Lunch ( Tour) Attractions & Activities Marble Mountain : Huyen Khong cave and Paradise cave Stone Carving village My Son sanctuary Watching Champa dance Boat Trip on Thu Bon river.
Morning & Afternoon You can stay in relaxing or join some additional trips as: ( the expense is not included in the plan , contact with us to book in advance) Ba Na hill ( Ticket 35$/pax) ( Tour ( included Lunch) ~ from 48USD/pax ) Hoi An sunrise photo tour ( price from 39$/pax) 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) 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) Accommodation Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter Transportation Shared minibus Private airport transfers ( in Hoi An & Hanoi) Meals Breakfast Light Lunch
Morning Wake up and have a breakfast at your hotel. Our volunteer guide will meet you up at your hotel and start for a exploring tour by the real local ways. Visit some important part of the city Ba Dinh district , French Quarter, Old quarter. You will have a chance to know the legendary of Hoan Kiem lake then head to visit Ho Chi Minh mausoleum where keeping Ho Chi Minh president’s body, Temple of literature - the first university in Vietnam . Afternoon Hoa Lo prison is a historical attraction that still keep the evidence from the war until now. Your last stop will be in the Old Quarter where you can visit the Dong Xuan market - the biggest wholesale market in Hanoi and some famous temples and pagodas. 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 $ ) Street food tour within 2,5 hours ( Price from 20USD/pax) Cooking class within 3 hours by cooking the Vietnamese cuisine : 5 meals ( Price from 35 USD/pax) Accommodation Hotel in Old Quarter Transportation On foot Meals Breakfast Attractions & Activities Hanoi Old Quarter Hoa Lo prison Ho Chi Minh mausoleum Temple of literature Foodie Hoan Kiem Lake
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. 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 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 Enjoy some sport games on boat or go squid fishing with others. Accommodation Private Cruise’s cabin ( Shared cabin will be available ) Transportation Shared Shuttle bus or D-car Limousine Cruise Meals Breakfast Lunch, Dinner Attractions: Sung Sot Cave Ti Top island Islets Fishing village Swim Cooking class Sport games on cruise Squid Fishing
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) 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) Accommodation Hotel in the old quarter Transportation Cruise Shared Shuttle bus Meals Breakfast & Lunch Attractions & Activities Surprising Cave Tai Chi
Morning You will head out onto the Ninh Binh province from Hanoi and arrive at Trang An. You’ll get a quick break at the restaurant before preparing your bicycle for a bike ride to Hang Mua and the Mua Caves. Then, you’ll climb 486 steps at Hang Mua for panoramic views and photo opportunities before biking back to the restaurant for lunch. Afternoon Next, you’ll take a 2-hours Sampan boat trip through the caves and eco tourism site Trang An 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 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 Hanoi Transportation Shared Shuttle bus or D-car Limousine Meals Breakfast Lunch Attractions: Hoa Lu ancient Trang An Boating Cycling Climbing Mua Cave
Wake up and have breakfast at your hotel. You will be relaxing on your last day in Hanoi with shopping or taking a deep sleep after 9 days visiting Northern Vietnam. Our driver will collect you at the airport. ( With international flight, need to be at the airport 2 hours in advance and an hour with the domestic flight). Transportation Private car from the hotel to the airport Meals Breakfast ( Hotel)