14 Days Vietnam North to South

14 Days Vietnam North to South
9.4 out of 10
Destinations:Hanoi- Halong- Sapa- Hoi An- Ho Chi Minh- Mekong
Duration: 14 Days
Price From: 1900 USD

14 day tour package travel from North to South of Vietnam included domestic flight, accomodation, meals, guide and airport transfer

Day 1: Check in Hotel in Hanoi  (Meals: No)

Arrive Hanoi and check in hotel in Hanoi centre. Get welcome drink and check-in. Free and easy at your leisure time.

Night1: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

Day 2:  Hanoi – Halong – V’Spirit Cruise (Meals: B/L/D)
 

07h45 – 08h15 Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.

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 (Meals: 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- Sapa- Laochai- Tavan - Giang Ta chai (Meals: B/L/D)

6:30 am : Our car and guides pick you up at your hotel and depart to LaoCai, on the  highway running from Noi Bai - Lao Cai 245Km with less than 5 hours.                
You have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery on the both sides of this road.                
12:00 : Arrival Sapa, Enjoy lunch at local restaurant then proceed to visit.
13:00pm: Car will take visitors started walking journey about 4hours to visit Lao Chai - Ta Van  and Giang Ta Chai, explore the life of ethnic minorities,               
admire the spectacular natural scenery  with the terraced rice fields. Visit Sapa ancient rock with engraved images big– small rocks,    admire the Bridge which made by clouds,                
cross the Muong Hoa  stream poetic. Then get back to Sapa. Overnight in  sapa.               

Night 4: Overnight in Hotel in Sapa town

Day 5: Cat Cat Village – Hanoi (B/L)               

9:00am Driver and guide take you back Sapa to rejoin group together visit Cat Cat village.               
10:00am Exploring Cat Cat – Shin chai village of H’mong – a colonial French discovered area and a renowned  resort to officials from the early twentieth century.               
Arriving to Cat Cat village, visitors will be visiting the  Hydropower station, the waterfall of Cat Cat village, as well as learning about the culture, customs and                
unique people here with traditional crafts such as weaving, carved silver, hand forged agricultural tools.               
12:00 : Pick up from Cat Cat village and back to Sapa town. Enjoy a meal at a local restaurant.  Free time to visit or shopping souvenir
16:00: Driver take you back to Hanoi. recheck in Hotel in Hanoi       

Night 5: Overnight in Hotel in Hanoi

Day 6:  Hanoi- overnight train to Danang (B)

Today, you are free to visit Hanoi Old Quarter, until transfer to Hanoi Train Station for solf – Sleeping train to Da nang.
Check-out time of any hotel is 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 also 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-11:00am the following day.

Night 6: Overnight on the night train

Day 7 Da Nang pick up - Check in hotel in Danang(-)

Train arrive at around 11.30 am. We will pick up and transfer to Hotel in Danang. today you wil free and easy discovery Danang or swim on one of nicest beach of Vietnam.

Night 7 : Overnight in hotel in Danang
Day 8:Marble moutain (Meal B, L)

 

Monkey Mountain, also known as Son Tra, which is home to the beautiful, marble statue of the Lady Buddha that can be seen from all along the Da Nang beach front.  On this tour we will take you to look at this pagoda where local people regularly come to pray.  Here you can enjoy the serenity of this sacred place as well as the beautiful view of the Da Nang coastline.

After tour You will enjoy lunch in the home of a local family. During the tour you will also be able to meet  local people  who will welcome you and you will have a chance to speak to them. This will be a unique opportunity to learn about the real Vietnam and the country’s customs.

8:00 am – 9:30 am -Pick you up at hotel then Depart for Marble Mountains. Here you will discover many caves and marvel at their varied beauty and uses. The Buddhist  pagodas add more interest and the visit to the traditional marble carving village gives the opportunity to buy some souvenirs if you like.

11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Leaving Marble Mountains for Monkey Mountain. During your time at Monkey Mountain you will learn about its history .There will also be plenty of time for photos.

12:30 pm – 13:30 pm: Leaving Monkey Mountain for  lunch. You will enjoy lunch in the home of local  family. 14:00 pm

transfer you to the Hotel in Hoi An

Night 8 : Overnight in hotel in Hoi An
 

Day 9: 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 9 : Overnight in hotel in Hoi An


Day 10 Hoi An - My Son (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 (My Quang traditional noodle), 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 10: Overnight in hotel in Hoi An - hotel with Swimming pool
 
Day 11  Hoi An - Airport transfer - Flight to HCMC (B )

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

Night 11: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh – Superior room

Day 12 HCMC - Mekong delta (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 12:  Overnight hotel in Ho Chi Minh.

Day 13: HCMC- Cu Chi tunnel  (Meals: B/L)

07:30 -7.50: 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 13: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 14:  Ho Chi Minh - Back Home (Meals: B)

Have breakfast at the hotel then free and easy.

Wait until our driver come and pick you to the airport.


OUR TOUR RUNS DAILY JUST BOCK OUT DATE IN LUNAR NEWYEAR (26 JAN - 02 FEB 2017)

HOTELS LIST ON ALL PACKAGE

 

3 Star Package

4 Star package

Hotel in Hanoi

Hotel Name

Adamas Hanoi Hotel

La Dolce Vita Hotel

MK Premier Boutique Hotel

Flower Garden hotel

Add

57 Nguyen Truong To

53 Hang Bo, Hoan Kiem

72-74 Hang Buom

46 Nguyen Truong To

Room type

Deluxe room

Luxury room

Superior room

Cruise in Halong Bay

Cruise Name

V’Spirit Cruise

Syrena Cruise

Room type

Deluxe cabin

Deluxe cabin

Hotel in Sapa

Hotel Name

Sapa Panorama Hotel

Sapa Legend Hotel

Sunny Moutain Hotel

Add

10 Hoang Dieu

1 Thu Dau Mot

10 Muong Hoa

Room type

Superior room

Superior room

Hotel in Hue

Hotel Name

Thanh Lich hotel

Moon Light hotel

Add

33 Hai Ba Trung, Hue

20 Pham Ngu Lao, Hue

Room type

Superior room

Superior room

Hotel in Hoi An - Hotel with swimming pool

Hotel name

Kiman Hotel

Hoian Silk Boutique

Add

461-463 Hai Ba Trung

14 Hung Vuong, Hoi An

Room type

Superior room

Deluxe balcony

Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City - Hotel in Centre

Hotel Name

Signature Saigon hotel

Harmony Sai Gon hotel

Add

65-67-69 Nguyen Thai Binh

32 – 34 Bui Thi Xuan

Room type

Superior room

Premier Deluxe room

Hotel in Phnom Penh with swimming pool

Hotel Name

King Grand Boutique

Harmony Hotel

Room type

Deluxe room

Deluxe room

Hotel in Siem Reap with swimming pool

Hotel Name

Mother Home Inn

Saem Siem Reap

Room type

Deluxe room

Deluxe room

 

INCLUSIONS:

13  nights’ accommodation included 11 nights in hotel, 1 night on the train, 1 night on Halong cruise
Flight ticket Danang to Ho Chi Minh city (Vietnam airlines - the first priority) with 20 Kg check and 7 Kg hand carry
Train ticket Hanoi to Da Nang (4berth cabin shaing, soft sleeper, air-con)
Airport transfer private car in Hanoi, Danang airport and HCMC airport
Train station transfer in Hanoi and Da Nang
Guided Tour to Halong bay 2 days 1 night on VSpirit Cruises
Guide Tour to Sapa by Bus
Guided Tour to Marble moutain and My Son holly land
Group Guided tour to Mekong delta
Group Guided Tour to Cu Chi tunnel
Meal as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Tax and service charge


EXCLUSIONS
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Return airfares from your country to Vietnam
Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses
Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages
Visa to Vietnam: See How to apply Visa to Vietnam Here

NOTES:
You want extend your trip, please advise !
Itinerary can be changed upon the uncontrolled weather conditions
If need to bring with you your passport for overnight registration on sites
Warm cloths need to pack during Nov to Feb. See Vietnam weather Here
Keep contact with Halong Tours Booking to get support any time.

TERM OF THIS DEAL 

If you wish to exend your stay or travel Hanoi to from Ho Chi Minh City , extensions and trip adjustments may be available for a surcharge – please contact Halong Tours Booking for more information.


Various options for an extra stay in Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An or Ha Noi, Ha Long Bay or extra tour to Sapa, Nha Trang, Hue, Da Lat may also available. Upgrades for accommodation may also be availble.

Extend 1more night in Hanoi rate from 40USD-50USD
Extend 1 more night in Hue or Hoi An rate from 40USD-60USD
Extend 1 more night in Halong Bay rate from 135USD- 155USD/PP
Extend 1 more night in Ho Chi Minh rate from 45USD-60USD/r/n

Upgrade available to exchange train transport for a flight from Hanoi to Da Nang and add 1 night at 3 star hotel for $USD55 per person (the price can be changed due to airfare), payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.


Passport, visa fees, service charges, beverages, travel insurance, International flights, tips and personal expenses not included.


Double/twin sharing will join a four berth cabin on train to Danang


Upgarde to all 4 star accommodations will incur surcharge (double/twin share) payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.


Upgrade to private tours in Hoi An instead of group tour available payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.


Upgrade to small group or private tours in Ho Chi Minh payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.

The guest reviews are submitted after using service:
Total 9.4
Cruise quality
9.4
Food/Drink
9.2
Cabin quality
9.4
Staff quality
9.5
Entertainment
9.4
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    paradise in Halong Bay

    After a memorable 3 hr bus trip - entertained by our tour guide 'Kenny' we arrived at Halong Bay. Wow what a..

    9.7
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    May 2016

    14 Day North to South Vietnam

    Halong Tours were fabulous - before our tour and during. Communication was fast and easy.    The hotels,..

    10
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    Very good

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    9.1
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    July 2015

    WELL ORGANISED.

    My husband & I booked this trip with Tracy @ Halong Tours. She was extremely helpful, very quick to answer emails,..

    9.4
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    February 2016

    Hassle-free travel

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    9.5
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    9.4
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