12 Days Vietnam includes return flight

12 Days Vietnam includes return flight
9.6 out of 10
Destinations:Hanoi- Halong- Hoi An- Ho Chi Minh
Duration: 12 Days
Price From: 3149 USD

From the waters of the Mekong Delta and islands of Halong Bay to the rich tapestry of Hoi An and organised chaos of Ho Chi Minh City, every inch of Vietnam is worthy of exploration. With vibrant history and culture, welcoming people, a diverse landscape and truly magnificent food scene, there’s a good reason Vietnam is at the top of so many traveller’s lists. Experience the delights of centuries-old Hanoi, visit historic sites including the infamous Củ Chi Tunnels

Day 1: Australia to Hanoi - Check in hotel in Hanoi (Meal: inflight meal)

Depart from either Sydney, Melbourne, or other cities for your flight to Hanoi, Vietnam. Fly with either Malaysian Airlines or Singapore Airlines plus more (subject to availability). *NB some flights may depart the night before*
On arrival be picked up at Hanoi Airport and be transferred to your hotel.
 
Night 1: Overnight in Hotel in Hanoi


Day 2: Hanoi- Halong Bay Meal (B, L, D)

12h30 – 13h00 Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13h30 – 14h30 Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.
14h30 – 15h30 Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
15h30 – 16h30 Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Drum Cave area.
16h30 – 17h30 Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
17h30 – 19h00 Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.
19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.

Night 2: Overnight on V’Spirit Cruises in Halong

Day 3: V’Spirit Cruises Halong – Hanoi – Recheck in hotel (B/L/-)

06h30 – 07h30 Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.
07h30 – 08h30 Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.
08h30 – 09h30 Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.
09h30 Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
09h30 – 10h30 Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
10h30 – 11h30 While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
10h30 – 11h30 Disembark V’Spirit Classic.
12h30 – 13h00 Transfer back to Hanoi.
16h00 - 17h00 Recheck in hotel.

Night 3: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

Day 4 Hanoi Free day – Train station transfer- Night train to Da Nang (Meal: B )
Today, you are free to visit Hanoi Old Quarter, free and easy for shopping until transfer to Hanoi Train Station for solf – Sleeping train to Da nang.
Please notice that all hotels have check-out time: 12:00p.m
Time you need to spend on the train is around 16 hours so it is better to have dinner before going and buy some snacks to bring with you onto the train.
On the train you can view our beautiful country along the coastal line. You also stay overnight on the train and reach Danang train station at around 10.30 am.
You can take an upgrade to flight and extra night in Hoian. Please contact to Halong Tours Booking for more information.

Night  4: Overnight on the train

Day 5 Da Nang pick up - Check in hotel in Hoi An town (meal: No)

Train arrive at around 11.30 am. We will pick up and transfer to Hoi An Ancient town. Check in hotel in the ancient town and relaxing.
 
Night 5 : Overnight in Hotel in Hoi An

Day 6 Hoi An - My Son haft day  (Meal: B,Light Lunch)

8:00  –  8:30: The  bus  and  tour  guide  pick  you  up  at  your  hotel  
8:30: Leaving Hoi An for My Son HolyLand.
9:30: Arriving in My Son - the Holyland surrounded by the marvelous mountains, 48km west of Hoi An. My  Son  was  chosen  as  a  religious  center,  built  in  the  late  4th  century  under  the  Cham’s  King Bhadravaman. It is a huge religious complex with over 70 towers and temples of different architectures. Wander through the elaborate carvings and sculptures of the Cham people, tourists are welcomed at the Old Tower of the Cham. Spend 2 hours to enjoy and discover the beauty of Ancient buildings at of the Champa  Kingdom with our tour guide.
12.00: Leaving My Son for Cau Lau boat station and taking a boat trip on Thu Bon river.
You could visit the living of the local people and feeling the fresh air. You will have soft lunch, then  get boat trip visit Thu Bon river, stopping for visiting at Kim Bong Carpentry Village – The traditional work village.
14:30: The boat trip will finish at Boat station.
 
Night 6: Overnight in Hoi An
Day 7: Hoi An free and easy (Meal B)
Enjoy breakfast at hotel, the rest of the day is spent at your leisure. You can enjoy peacefulness of Hoi An ancient port town – great combination of Vietnamese, Japanese and Chinese Culture or you can visit An Bang or Cua Dai (which is 10 km away from Hoi An town)

Night 7: Overnight in Hoi An

Day 8: Hoi An - Airport transfer - Flight to HCMC- Pick up- check in Hotel (Meal: B )

After breakfast at your hotel and you are free till airport transfer.
Today, you will have a flight to Ho Chi Minh city and stay overnight at the most touristic area of Ho Chi Minh City.

Night 8: Overnight in Hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 9 HCMC - Mekong delta  (Meal: B, L )

(start 7.30 – return 17.00 )
7:30am -7.50am Pick up from hotel.
Enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields. 
On arrived at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view the stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music", performed by locals.
Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste the delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through the fruit plantation and village. Meet the bus and return to HCMC. This trip provides a fascinating insight into daily life in the Mekong Delta and you are guaranteed to take home your own private collection of beautiful memories. 

Night 9: Overnight in Overnight in  Hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 10 HCMC - Cu Chi tunnel tour (Meal: B, L )

7:30am -7.50am Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and then start drive to Cu Chi which located 60km from HCM city, Cu Chi is now considered a heroic district for its role in the anti-American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for Original tunnels system of over 220km and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreign visitors.

The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery contains ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers alongside the road. Visitors will find it hard to imagine the destructions, damage and defoliation all over the area, caused by bombing and mines, when Cu Chi was" A Free Target Zone ". The remnants visitors will see show Cu Chi still has her evidence to prove the fierce battleground that took place there and visitors will see the remnants.
13:00   Back to Ho Chi Minh City.
14:30 Have lunch in a local restaurant
15:30 Arrive in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
 
Night 10: Overnight in Overnight in  Hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 11 HCMC - Airport transfer - flight to Autralia (Meal: B, inflight meals )
 
This day you are free until transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport for your flight back home.

Day 12: Australia arrival (Meal inflight meal)
Arrive home and let your memories of this magical trip begin. 


HOTELS LIST ON ALL PACKAGE

 

3 Star Package

4 Star package

Hotel in Hanoi

Hotel Name

Hanoi Sky Hotel
La Dolce Vita Hotel

Silk Queen Grand Hotel
Flower Garden hotel

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27 Tong Duy Tan
53 Hang Bo

36 Lo Su
46 Nguyen Truong To

Room type

Deluxe room
Superior room 

Premium Deluxe
Superior room

Cruise in Halong Bay

Cruise Name

V’Spirit Cruise

Syrena Cruise

Room type

Deluxe cabin

Deluxe cabin

Hotel in Hoi An - Hotel with swimming pool

Hotel name

Kiman Hotel

Hoian Silk Boutique

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461-463 Hai Ba Trung

14 Hung Vuong, Hoi An

Room type

Superior room

Superior balcony

Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City - Hotel in Centre

Hotel Name

Signature Saigon hotel

Harmony Sai Gon hotel

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65-67-69 Nguyen Thai Binh

32 – 34 Bui Thi Xuan

Room type

Superior room

Premier Deluxe room

 

 

Voucher valid until 26 June 2017

Voucher valid for one person based on twin share

Single Supplement: surcharge 499AUD per pax

Departure date: daily departure subject to availability

Block out date: 26 Jan to 2 Feb 2017

Please note: dates indicated with Peach season surcharge:  20 Dec to 15 Feb 2017 and 25 April to 5 May 2017 incur a surcharge 250AUD per person

 

Departure Cities: Sydney / Melbourne

Interstate Surcharges

*Adelaide/Perth /  Brisbane / Adelaide $300

 

- No flight booking changes or cancellations permitted after air tickets have been issued

- Flight changes are subject to availability at the time of booking

 

Child Policy:

- Children from 8 years old and above, a full priced voucher must be purchased for all children travelling with their parents

- Children from 8 years old and under have a discount- contact Halong Tours Booking

- Suitable for Children/infants 2 years old and over

Please note: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult 18 years old and over to travel. No unaccompanied minors allowed

FLIGHTS
Airline(s) Used
Vietnam Airlines / Malaysian Airlines / Emirates / Qantas / Virgin Australia / Singapore Airlines / Thai Airways / China Southern / Cathay Pacific Airlines & Vietjet Air for domestic flight only (subject to availability)

 

GENERAL TOUR INFORMATION

Optional Extras

-          You can upgrade to private cabin on train: each bed is 65USD

-          You can upgrade to flight then extra night in Hanoi or Hoi An incur a surcharge 65USD per pax instead of overnight train.

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EXCLUSIONS

- Visa fees and requirements (A tourist visa is required for Vietnam if travelling on an Australian Passport)- co0ntact Halong Tours Booking to proceed visa approval letter

- Gratuities/tipping (expected for drivers and guide)

- Optional activities/tours

- Personal expenses

- Travel insurance (Strongly recommended)

 

The guest reviews are submitted after using service:
Total 9.6
Cruise quality
9.4
Food/Drink
9.6
Cabin quality
9.4
Staff quality
9.9
Entertainment
9.6
  • Christina L
    Group
    Australia
    December 2016

    Fantastic Tour Group

    My father and I recently had a fantastic time in Vietnam thanks to Tammy from Halong Tours booking.We purchased the tour from..

    9.5
  • Josta44
    family
    Adelaide, Australia
    December 2016

    So well organised!!!!!!!!

    Having seen these tours on Groupon ridiculously cheap I was sceptical as to the quality and service they would..

    9.3
  • Paul
    Couple
    Queensland, Australia
    March 2016

    “12 day Vietnam package”

    We highly recommend the 12 day package from Halong Tours Booking that gave us great value for money with..

    9.76
  • Bill2
    Couple
    Queensland, Australia
    21 May 2016

    Great!!!!!!!

    A holiday to remember. A fantastic experience which was made perfect by Halong tours booking, and our..

    9.6
  • Damien
    Couple
    Queensland, Australia
    9 May 2016

    “Most Amazing Travel Company!!!!”

    Ok,we travel alot,but the very first time we have traveled using a voucher.Our fears were needless,the service..

    9.68
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