14 Days Vietnam Sightseeing

14 Days Vietnam Sightseeing
9.4 out of 10
Destinations:Hanoi- Halong- Danang- Ho Chi Minh- Can Tho- Cai Be- Cu Chi
Duration: 14 days
Price From: 1799 USD

14-day Discovery Tour from North to South Vietnam - with select meals, hotel accommodation, Halong Bay cruise, and more - Upgrade for a 4-star accommodation package. 

Take in the seaside, countryside and bustling cities of Vietnam with this unforgettable tour! Cruise Halong Bay, explore the cities from Hanoi to Dannag and Ho Chi Minh City, discover the historic Cu Chi Tunnels and join Cai Rang floating village. Your package includes a domestic flight, select meals, a stunning Halong Bay cruise, all ground transportation, English-speaking tour guides, all accommodation 

Day 1: Ha Noi Arrival (Meal: No)

Upon arriving Hanoi, you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel in Ha Noi. You are free to explore Ha Noi by yourself the rest of the day.


Overnight in Hotel in Ha Noi

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

08h00 – 08h30Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.

12h30 – 13h00Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.

13h30 – 14h30Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.

15h00 – 16h00Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.

16h00 – 17h00Cruising 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.

17h00 – 17h30Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.

17h30 – 19h00Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.

19h00Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.

Overnight on board.


Day 3: Ha Long Bay - Ha Noi – Recheck in hotel (Meal: B, L )

06h30 – 07h15Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.

07h30 – 08h30          Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.

09h00 – 10h00Kayak around the Luon Cave.

10h15 Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.

10h15 – 11h00Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.

11h00 – 12h15While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

12h15 – 12h30Disembark V’Spirit Classic.

12h30 – 13h00Transfer back to Hanoi.

Trip finishes at around 17h00.


Overnight in hotel in Ha Noi

Day 4: Ha Noi – Sa Pa – Cat Cat Village  (Meal: B, L, D)

06:30 – 7.00: Pick up from the hotel, get on big bus and depart for Sapa

13.00: Arrive Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H'mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People.
The tour guide will be waiting for you at Bus station. Then, please follow the guide to go to hotel
• Welcome drink and itinerary briefing
• Enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes, check-in procedures
14.30: A short trek to the gate of Cat Cat village which is home of Black H'mong ethnic people and is located near the bottom of a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak. Our local guide will show you the daily life activities of the locals, trek down to the valley bottom to the waterfall where the French built a Hydraulic Power Station; stop for photo with bridge and waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sa Pa in the afternoon.
17.00: Come back to Sa Pa Town.
Have dinner at the hotel's restaurant

Overnight in Sa Pa

Day 5: Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Bus Back to Ha Noi (Meal: B, L)  

Have breakfast at hotel and prepare light pack for trekking

9.30: Trek from Sapa to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain.
12.30: Picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village
13.30: Heading to Ta Van village - home of Dzay ethnic people.
14.30: Bus picks you up at Ta Van Bridge to Sapa.
15.00 - 15.30: Have a shower at shower room of our hotel.
15:30: The tour guide will take you to the bus stop
21.00 – 21.30: Arrive in Ha Noi

Overnight in Ha Noi

Day 6: Ha Noi Free day – Take night train to Da Nang (Meal: B)

Today, you are free to visit Hanoi Old Quarter, until transfer to Hanoi Train Station for solf – Sleeping train to Da nang.

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.
Check-out time of any hotel is 12:00p.m

Overnight on train

Day 7: Da Nang pick up – Check in hotel (No meal)

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.


Overnight in hotel in Da Nang

Day 8: Marble mountain (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 back to hotel.

Overnight in hotel in Da Nang

Day 9: Da Nang Free day – Take flight to Ho Chi Minh city (Meal: B)

Today, our driver will transfer you to airport. At Tan Son Nhat airport, you will be picked up to Hotel- wait for check in time- free and easy in the afternoon.

Note: Check in time after 13:00

Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

Day 10: Ho Chi Minh city - Cu Chi tunnel  (Meal: B, L)

07:30 -07.50 a.m: 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.
Have lunch in a local restaurant
Arrive in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh

Day 11: Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta – My Tho – Can Tho (Meals: B, L)

07.30 – 07.50 a.m: Pick up from hotel

Leave Ho Chi Minh city, 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 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 shade of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music", performed by the locals. Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through fruit plantations and villages.  Proceed to Can Tho. Overnight in the hotel (family home-stay with dinner can be arranged on request). Free time to visit bustling Can Tho market.

Overnight in Can Tho

Day 12: Phong Dien – Cai Rang Floating Market – Ho Chi Minh (Meals: B, L)

Take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong river ( Bassac River), then proceed to visit Cai Răng floating market (& Phong Dien is optional), which are the liveliest in the whole religion.

Have you ever tasted Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Well, now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and meet the friendly local people and experience how to cross a "Monkey bridge" which is built by only one stem of bamboo. Visit the orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Back to HCM city.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh

Day 13:  Ho Chi Minh -  depature (Meal: B)

Have breakfast at the hotel then free and easy.

Wait until our driver come and pick you to the airport. Take flight back home.

Day 14:  Arrive Home 

Arrive home. Trip ends.

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HOTELS LIST ON PACKAGE

 

 3 Star Package

 4 Star package

Hotel in Hanoi

Hotel Name

 Hanoi Sky Hotel

 Silk Queen Grand Hotel

Add

 27 Tong Duy Tan

 36 Lu Su

Room type

 Deluxe room

 Premium Deluxe room

Cruise in Halong Bay

Cruise Name

 V’Spirit Cruise

 Syrena Cruise

Room type  Deluxe cabin  Deluxe cabin
Hotel in Sapa
Hotel name  Panorama Hotel  Sapa Legend Hotel
Add  10 Hoang Dieu  1 Thu Dau Mot
Room type  Superior room  Superior room

Hotel in Da Nang

Hotel name  King Finger Hotel  Golden Palace hotel  (Gopatel)
Add  171 Nguyen Van Thoai  202 Nguyen Chi Thanh
Room type  Superior room  Deluxe room

Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City

Hotel Name

 Signature Saigon Hotel

 Harmony Saigon Hotel

Add

 65-67-69 Nguyen Thai Binh

 32A-34 Bui Thi Xuan

Room type

 Superior room

 Premier Deluxe room

In case hotel on the package is not available, we will find another hotel at similar standard

 

INCLUSIONS:

12  nights’ accommodation included 10 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
Group Guided tour to Mekong delta 2 days
Visit Cai Rang floating village
Group Guided Tour to Cu Chi tunnel
Meal as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Tax and service charge


Option 1: public rate1799USD pp(double/twin share)
Option 2:
public rate 2355USD pp(double/twin share)

To book extra international flight: please contact Halong Tours Booking at info@halongtoursbooking.com to get best quote


Gala dinner surcharge

24 and 31 Dec 2017: surcharge gala dinner 25USD for 3 star and 40USD pp for 4 star on cruise

For hotel: TBA
 

Blackout Dates/Surcharge Dates:

Surcharge 100USD for travel date: 24 April to 5 May, 28 Aug to 5 Sept, 10- 25 feb 2018

 

EXCLUSIONS:
Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses
Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages
Visa to Vietnam
Return flight tickets from Australia  international flight

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.

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