15 Days Best of Vietnam

15 Days Best of Vietnam
9.6 out of 10
Destinations:Hnaoi- Sapa- halong- Hoi An- Hue, Ho Chi Minh, Mekong, Cu Chi
Duration: 15 Days
Price From: 1999 USD

Best of Vietnam in 15 days North to South package! Explore Hanoi, Halong Bay,Sapa, Hue, Hoi an, Ho Chi Minh and Mekong Delta and floating market, Cu Chi Tunnel and more! Incl. accomm, meals, transfers & domestic flight ticket, night train! Group buying offer. Hurry up!!!!

 

 

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival- pick up-check in hotel in Hanoi (Meal: No meal)

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

Overnight in Hotel in Hanoi

 

Day 2: Hanoi- Sapa- Laochai- tavan - Giang Ta chai (Meals: B, L, D)

6:30 am : Our car and guides pick you up at the meeting point 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. 

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.                               

Overnight in Hotel in Sapa town 

 

Day 3: Cat Cat Village – Hanoi (Meal : B, L)

After breakfast , 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.               

Enjoy a meal at a local restaurant. Free time to visit or shopping souvenir

Then, driver take you back to Hanoi. recheck in Hotel in Hanoi

Overnight in Hotel Hanoi

 

Day 4: Hanoi – Halong Bay- overnight on V’Spirit cruise   (Meal: B, L, D)

Please check out hotel and bring small bag with you to Halong Bay, the other stuff can leave at luggage store of hotel.  Don’t forget take your passport.

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

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.

Overnight onboard with V’spirit Cruise

 

Day 5: Halong Bay - Hanoi – Recheck in hotel (Meal: 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 demonstrationand participate in the Cooking Classbefore enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

10h30 – 11h30 Disembark V’Spirit Classic.

12h30 – 13h00 Transfer back to Hanoi.

Trip finishes at around 17h00. Then recheck in hotel in Hanoi

Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

 

Day 6: Hanoi Free day – Train station transfer- Night train toHue (Meal: B)

Today, you are free to visit Hanoi Old Quarter, free and easy for shopping until transfer at 6.00-6.30pm to Hanoi Train Station to Hue. Please notice that all hotels have check-out time: 12:00p.m

Time you need to spend on the train is around 13 hours so it is better to have dinner before going and buy some snacks to bring with you onto the train.

Overnight on train

 

Day 7: Hue arrival -  pick up - Check in hotel in Hue (Meal: No)

Arrive Hue station at around 08:40am , 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 Hue

 

Day 8: Hue City Tour ( Meal : B, L)

Pick up you at your hotel at around 8:00 a.m 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

Tour will end 16:00. You will be tranfered to your hotel by taxi.

Overnight in hotel in Hue

 

Day 9: Hue - Bus to Hoi An - Check in hotel ( Meal : B)

After breakfast , our driver will transfer you to the hotel in Hoi An . Then , you are free to explore the city.

Overnight in hotel in Hoi An

 

Day 10: Hoi An – My Son holly land (Meals: B, Light Lunch) 

8:00 – 08.30: The  bus  and  tour  guide  pick  you  up  at  your  hotel. 

8:30: Leaving Hoi An for My Son Holy Land.

9:30: Arriving in My Son - the Holy land 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. Stopping for visiting at Kim Bong Carpentry Village – The traditional work village.

14:30: The boat trip will finish at Boat station and travel to your hotel by taxi back to your hotel. 

Overnight in hotel in Hoi An

 

Day 11: Hoi An – Da Nang – Flight Ho Chi Minh City (Meal: B)

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, spend some time on your own until our driver will pick you up and leave for Ho Chi Minh city by plane. When you arrive, our driver will transfer you to hotel and check in.

Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

 

Day 12: Ho Chi Minh city - Cu Chi tunnel  (Meal: B)

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.  

 

Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

 

Day 13: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho – Ben Tre – Can Tho (Meal : B, L)

Leave Ho Chi Minh city, enjoy the scenic journey along the way 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. Free time to visit bustling Can Tho market.

 

Overnight in hotel in Can Tho

 

Day 14: Mekong – Ho Chi Minh city (Meal : 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, 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 o¬ne stem of bamboo. Visit the orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Back to HCM city.

Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

 

Day 15: HCMC departure

Have breakfast at the hotel then free and easy. Remember hotel check out time 12.00 p.m, our driver will come and pick you up to the airport.

HOTELS LIST ON ALL PACKAGE

 

3 Star Package

4 Star package

Hotel in Hanoi

Hotel Name

Adamas Hanoi Hotel

La Dolce Vita Hotel

Silk Queen Grand Hotel
Flower Garden hotel

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57 Nguyen Truong To

53 Hang Bo, Hoan Kiem 

36 Lo Su
46 Nguyen Truong To

Room type

Deluxe room

Premium Deluxe
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
Vista hotel 

Vista hotel

Sunny Moutain Hotel

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10 Hoang Dieu

No 70 Fansipan

10 Muong Hoa

Room type

Superior room

Deluxe mountain view
Superior room

Hotel in Hue

Hotel Name

Rosaleen hotel

Moon Light hotel

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36 Chu Van An, 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

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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

Hotel in Can Tho

Hotel Name

Anh Dao hotel

West Can Tho hotel

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85 Chau Van Liem

88 Hai Ba Trung

Room type

Superior room

Superior 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

 

Inclusion

Fourteen nights accomodation included twelve nights in hotels, One-night cruise on Halong Bay with guided tou, One night on an air-conditioned sleeper train from Hanoi to Da Nang(4 beds cabin sharing)- all are three star high standard quality

Domestic flight from Danang to Ho Chin Minh (with 20kg checked luggage and 7kg carry on)

Guided Tour to Halong bay 2 days 1 night on VSpirit Cruises

Guide Tour to Sapa by Bus

Guided tour to Hue

Guided tour to My Son holy land

Guided tour to Mekong Delta

Guided tour to Cu Chi tunnel

23 Meals as outlined in the itinerary

Private car airport transfers in Hanoi, Danang and Ho Chi Minh City

Train station transfers by private car

Tax and service charges

Entrance costs and fees

 

Exclusion

Return airfares from your country to Vietnam- please contact us at info@halongtoursbooking.com if you want to book international flight tickets

Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses

Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages

Visa to Vietnam:
please contact us at info@halongtoursbooking.com if you want to get more information for visa to Vietnam

The guest reviews are submitted after using service:
Total 9.6
Cruise quality
9.5
Food/Drink
9.5
Cabin quality
9.6
Staff quality
9.6
Entertainment
9.6
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    Solo
    Australia
    July

    Highly recommended

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    9.48
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    Couple
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    June 2017

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    9.58
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    Couple
    New Zealand
    Aug 2018

    A++++

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    24 May

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    9.34
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    June 2017

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    9.2
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    May

    Highly Recommended Travel Agency

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    9.26
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    Australia
    24 May

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    9.2
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    group
    Australia
    March 2017

    5 star service (!!)

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    9.12
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