14 day Luxury Vietnam tour in two weeks

14 day Luxury Vietnam tour in two weeks
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Experience the very best of Vietnam on this incredible two weeks north to south package. Soak up the history of vibrant from Hanoi- Hoi An- Hue- Ho Chi Minh City, and enjoy an unforgettable overnight cruise on glorious Halong Bay. Drive through scenic rice fields, take a boat ride along the Perfume River in Hue, and visit the Thiên Mụ Pagoda, Imperial Citadel and the buzzing Dong Ba Market. Explore the Cu Chi Tunnels, and take a boat ride on the Mekong Delta. With luxury accommodations, meals, and return international flights, experiencing this amazing land has never been easier.

Day 1: Ha Noi Arrival (No meal)
Today, you wil take flight from Australia to Hanoi. On Arrival  in Noi Bai international airport in Hanoi, our driver will wait for your at the exit gate to pick you to Hotel in Hanoi. Arrival Hotel, enjoy welcome drink while doing the check-in, the rest of the day is spent at your leisure.
Check in time: After 13:00 

Night 1: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi 
 

Day 2: Ha Noi – Ha Long Bay (Meal: B, L, D)

07:30 – 08:00: Your transfer vehicle will collect you from your hotel in Hanoi and convey you to Halong City.

12:30: You will be taken on our tender from the wharf and make your way out onto the bay to board our luxurious craft, Signature Cruise. You will be welcome aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our Crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedures session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. Take some time to have a look around the vessel or watch the magical landscape go by.

13:15: As we begin to cruise through the bay a special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment    of appetizing favorites will be served. Dining on a luxury junk with fine food and drinks doesn’t come much better than this.

15:00: After lunch we set sail for Bai Tu Long Bay passing the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, extraordinary limestone karst landscapes. Explore Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boats to discover the interesting daily lives of its inhabitants.

16:30: Back onboard Signature Cruise Halong Bay’s main craft we will drop anchor for our overnight stay surrounded by incredible landscape.

17:30 – 18:30: Happy hour with special drink menu (Buy one get another one for free).

17:30: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process.

19:15: Relish special Signature Dinner in restaurant.

20:45 – 12:00: Your free time to relax with an exotic cocktail or whatever takes your fancy. Our bar has a wide range or wines, beers and liquors and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day on Halong Bay. Order a specialized massage in room. Choosing with other activities boat cruise such as watch documentary movies, squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a star filled sky.

Night 2: Overnight on board 
 

Day 3: Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (Meal: B, L)

06:30: The nicest time of the day on Halong Bay is the morning. Head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions. Relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice anywhere you wish on the boat and watch the never ending miraculous scenery unfold before you.

07:00: Light breakfast will be served in our restaurant (pastries, tea, coffee).

7:30 – 8:30: Enjoy the last stage of your trip in Thien Canh Son cave and islets , which is a wild and mysterious beauty in the middle of the World Heritage. Back to our main board afterwards.

09:30: check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last goodbye from our crew at 11:15, you will board our tender and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.

12:00-12:30: Get on shuttle mini bus and get back to Hanoi. 

Night 3: Overnight in hotel in Ha Noi 
 

Day 4 :  Ha Noi –  Flight to Da Nang (Meal: B)
Today, you will have free time then our driver comes and picks you to the airport to get flight to Da Nang and transfer you to your hotel in Hoi An. The rest of the day is spent at your leisure.
Hoi An Ancient Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. Its buildings and its street plan reflect the influences, both indigenous and foreign, that have combined to produce this unique heritage site. 

Night 4: Overnight in hotel in Hoi An. 
 

Day 5: Hoi An – Free and easy (Meal: B)
Enjoy breakfast at hotel, the rest of the day is spent at your leisure 

Night 5: Overnight in hotel in Hoi An 
 

Day 6: Hoi An – Cooking Class optional tour (Meal: B)
08.00-08.30 a.m: Meet our local tour guide at lobby hotel by bicycle.

Our guide, who also is the chef, takes you to visit Hoi An market to buy ingredients for the cooking class. You then to ride to Tra Que village (a short 15minute cycle away.)  You will be welcomed with a special local soft drink - “É” water or local tea. After your welcome, take a short walk around the vegetable garden to see local farmers at work.

Begin to learn how to cook local delicacies including: Banh xeo, “tam huu” spring roll, “Tra Que” spring roll…

After your cooking class, enjoy the foods cooked by yourself. By bicycle we return back to the hotel. 

Night 6: Overnight in hotel in Hoi An 
 

Day 7:  Hoi An – Hue Arrival (Meal: B)
We wil pick you to Hue by private car, on arrival Hue you wil have time to see the landscape of Viet Nam.

The journey will pass by the Legendary Hai van Pass - Pass of Ocean Cloud which is 500 meter above sea level, remember to keep your eyes on the road as you experience some of the most breathtaking view in Viet Nam. We continue riding down the pass sightseeing fishing Lăng Cô village and Marble Mountain - named after the five elements of the ancient oriental philosophy: metal, wood, water, fire and earth 

Night 7: Overnight in hotel in Hue 
 

Day 8: Hue City Tour (Meal: B, L)
Pick up you at your hotel at around 8:00 and then take a full day to discover Hue: visit Emperor Minh Mang Mausoleum, Emperor Khai Dinh Mausoleum and Emperor Tu Duc ’s Mausoleums. Stop on the way to see how conical hats and incense sticks are made. Lunch at a local restaurant.In the afternoon, visit Imperial capital during Nguyen Dynasty: the Royal Citadel, Forbidden City, Hue Royal Museum and the seven – storey Thien Mu Pagoda on the riverbank. Return by boat on the gentle Perfume River

18:30-18:45 Our tour guide will take you to the boat port , and the Dragon boat will bring you along the Huong river. You will have the chance to admire the beauty of Hue City at night on Perfume river. Enjoy Hue Folksongs Performance by local artists who sing folk songs to the tune of traditional woodwind, stringed instruments and the teacups.

At the end of the performance, colored lanterns are released onto the river

20:30 Show ends. You can take a taxi to get back Hotel or walk on foot to explore beautiful Hue city at night. 

Night 8: Overnight in hotel in Hue 
 

Day 9: Hue Free and Easy (Meal: B)
Enjoy breakfast at hotel, the rest of the day is spent at your leisure 

Night 9: Overnight in hotel in Hue 
 

Day 10: Hue- Flight to Ho Chi Minh city (Meal: B)
Enjoy breakfast at hotel. then wait for our driver transport to the airport to take flight to Ho Chi Minh city. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh and check in hotel. The rest of the day is spent at your leisure, discovering the most active city in Vietnam. 

Night 10: Overnight hotel in Ho Chi Minh 
 

Day 11: HCMC -Mekong Delta - My Tho- Ben Tre (Meal: B, L)
7.30-7.50: meet our tour guide at your 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 11:  Overnight hotel in Ho Chi Minh. 
 

Day 12: HCMC- Cu Chi Tunnel  (Meal: B, L)
07:30 - 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
14:15: Have lunch in a local restaurant
After lunch, the guide will take a taxi for you to get back to hotel. 

Night 12: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh 

 

Day 13:  HCMC Departure (Meal: B)
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and free leisure time until you transfer to the airport for departure. Please note: if your flight departs early, breakfast will be not arranged from the hotel.

 

Day 14: Australia Arrival (Meal: No)

Hotel list are used on package:
Option 1: Package without international flight: 2799USD pp
Option 2: package with international flight:  3999USD pp

 

Hotel name

Room type

Hotel adress

Hotel in Hanoi

Apricot Hotel/Pan Pacific Hotel

SKETCH ROOM (Courtyard view)/ Deluxe Room

136 Hang Trong str.,  Hoan Kiem, Hanoi,/ No 1Thanh Nien, Yen Phu, Hanoi

Cruise in Halong Bay

Signature Halong/Huong Hai sealife cruise

Signature Junior Suite/Suite room

Halong Bay

Hotel in Hue

Indochine Palace

105A Hung Vuong Street, Hue, Vietnam

Hung Vuong, Hue

Hotel in Hoi An

Golden Sand resort

Deluxe room


Add: Cua Dai, Hoi An

Hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Pullman Hotel

Superior room

148 Tran Hung Dao Boulevard, District 1, Hồ Chí Minh

 

Please noted that: incase the hotel in list are not available we will change to other same quality and same price


  

TOUR INCLUDES:

- Experience the culture of Hanoi, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh City

- Sail through the limestone cliffs of Halong Bay

- Explore Hanoi free at leisure

- See the sights on a Hue city tour

- Take a boat cruise on the Perfume River

- See the sacred ruins of My Son Holy Land

- Enjoy leisure time in Hoi An

- Explore the historical Cú Chi Tunnels

- Enjoy an afternoon free at leisure in Ho Chi Minh City

- Admire the beautiful scenery in My Tho

- Cruise along the scenic Mekong River

- Visit a traditional Vietnamese village

- Discover UNESCO world heritage sites

- Return international flights (economy class) from SYD/MEL/BNE/ADL/PER

- One Internal flight: Da Nang - Ho Chi Minh City

- 1 night cruising beautiful Halong Bay

- Sail aboard a traditional Vietnamese junk boat

- 12 nights hotel accommodation

- 1 night on an A/C sleeper train from Hanoi – Danang

- All sightseeing entrance fees

- Professional English-speaking guide

- Airline taxes and surcharges

- Transportation by A/C coach and all private airport transfer in Vietnam

 

EXCLUSIONS:

- Visa fees and requirements (A tourist visa for Vietnam is a strict requirement if travelling on an Australian passport)

- Meals/beverages not stated in the itinerary

- Optional activities/tours

- Personal expenses

- Travel insurance 

*** Please Note: A comprehensive travel Insurance policy must be organised BEFORE all details can be finalised with TripADeal.

 

VISAS:

A tourist visa is required for Vietnam if travelling on an Australian Passport.

- Vietnam visa support letter will be provided on request for $12 USD per person payable direct to the merchant. Your Vietnam visa will be arranged at the border for $25 USD per person

- Visas must be arranged in USD currency at the border with 2 passport size photos

Please Note: Passengers who are not Australian citizens must check with the respective consulate or a visa agency to determine what their visa requirements are and what personal identification is required

 

Airline(s) Used

Vietnam Airlines, Malaysian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Virgin Australia, Korean Airlines, Thai Airways, Japan Airlines, China Southern Airlines plus any codeshare partners (subject to availability)

Triple Share

Apply for 3rd person travelling. Full price applies, and surcharged to triple room subject to availability. 

Surcharge of $120 applies for travel throughout February 2018 and during the following dates: 25 April to 5 May 2017/2018; 30 August to 5 September 2017; 24 December 2017 to 5 January 2018

Flight peak season surcharge of $300 applies for travel from December 2017 to January 2018

Please note: upgrades are subject to availability until the time of booking.

Block out date: 14 to 18 Feb 2018

gala dinner on christmas or newyear eve surcharge: TBA

holiday of vietnam surcharge: 24 April to 5 May 2018: TBA 

Surcharge departure from Brisbane or Perth - 1 Person, Twin Share: 399AUD pp 

Can travel from now to 30 April 2018